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By Tim Dant

ISBN-10: 033520855X

ISBN-13: 9780335208555

ISBN-10: 0335208568

ISBN-13: 9780335208562

The conventional method of tradition specializes in the symbolic

meanings of items instead of the effect that those objects

have on modern existence. utilizing the automobile as a habitual theme,

Tim Dant demanding situations the well-established concept that consumption

is the primary courting with “things” in our lives and

argues that it really is via fabric interplay with the objects

around us that we confront our society.

Drawing on, and debating with, old, philosophical, and

theoretical discourses that handle materiality, this publication is of

interest to scholars and researchers in quite a few disciplines,

including sociology, anthropology, cultural experiences, and

technology studies.

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