The High Price Of Materialism

Author: Tim Kasser
Publisher: MIT Press
ISBN: 9780262611978
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In The High Price of Materialism, Tim Kasser offers a scientific explanation of how our contemporary culture of consumerism and materialism affects our everyday happiness and psychological health.


Author: Terry Eagleton
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 030021880X
Size: 36.39 MB
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"Terry Eagleton makes a powerful argument that materialism is at the center of today's important scientific and cultural as well as philosophical debates, following the inroads being made by contemporary neuroscience on such issues as the ...

Cultural Materialism

Author: Marvin Harris
Publisher: Rowman Altamira
ISBN: 9780759101357
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Now available again after a hiatus, this edition of Cultural Materialism contains the complete text of the original book plus a new introduction by Orna and Allen Johnson that updates his ideas and examines the impact that the book and ...

A Materialism For The Masses

Author: Ward Blanton
Publisher: Columbia University Press
ISBN: 0231166915
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Integrating this debate with the philosophies of difference espoused by Gilles Deleuze, Michel Foucault, Jacques Derrida, Jacques Lacan, and Pier Paolo Pasolini, Ward Blanton argues that genealogical interventions into the political ...

The Waning Of Materialism

Author: Robert C. Koons
Publisher: OUP Oxford
ISBN: 0191614017
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Twenty-three philosophers examine the doctrine of materialism find it wanting.

Historical Materialism And Globalisation

Author: Mark Rupert
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1134900368
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Now that Soviet style socialism has collapsed upon itself and liberal capitalism offers itself as the natural, necessary and absolute condition of human social life on a worldwide scale, this book insists that the potentially emancipatory ...