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Author Du Gay, P

Title Cultural Economy : Cultural Analysis and Commercial Life
Published London : Sage Publications, 2000
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Description 1 online resource (257 pages)
Contents Cover; Contents; Notes on Contributors; Acknowledgements; Cultural economy: an introduction; Chapter 1 -- Economics as interference; Chapter 2 -- Symbolic economies: The 'culturalization' of economic knowledge; Chapter 3 -- Capturing markets from the economists; Chapter 4 -- Work ethics, soft capitalism and the 'turn of life'; Chapter 5 -- From Holloway toHollywood: Happiness at work in the new cultural economy?; Chapter 6 -- Identities and industries: The Cultural formation of aesthetic economies; Chapter 7 -- Re-imaging the ad agency: The cultural connotations of economic forms
Chapter 8 -- Advertising, persuasion and the culture/economy dualismChapter 9 -- The unintended political economy; Chapter 10 -- Production, consumption and 'cultural economy'; Chapter 11 -- Performing cultures in the new economy; Index
Summary Cultural Economy presents the work of an international group of academics from a range of disciplines including: * sociology * media * cultural studies * social anthropology * geography all of whom are involved not only in thinking 'culture' into the economy but thinking culture and economy together
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Subject Economics -- Sociological aspects -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Conference papers and proceedings.
Form Electronic book
Author Pryke, M
ISBN 1412931908 (electronic bk.)
9781412931908 (electronic bk.)