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The Resource Carried away : the invention of modern shopping, Rachel Bowlby

Carried away : the invention of modern shopping, Rachel Bowlby

Label
Carried away : the invention of modern shopping
Title
Carried away
Title remainder
the invention of modern shopping
Statement of responsibility
Rachel Bowlby
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Asserting that a history of shopping was, until recently, a history of women, Rachel Bowlby trains her eye on the evolution of the modern shopper. She uses a compelling blend of history, literary analysis, and cultural criticism to explore the rise of department stores and supermarkets of the United States, France, and Great Britain. Bowlby recalls the fascinating early days of these institutions. In the mid-nineteenth century, when department stores first developed, their fabulous new buildings brought middle-class women into town, where they could indulge in what was then a new a
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1957-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bowlby, Rachel
Dewey number
306.3/082
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HC79.C6
LC item number
B69 2001eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women consumers
  • Consumption (Economics)
  • Shopping
  • Supermarkets
  • Department stores
  • Consumption (Economics)
  • Department stores
  • Shopping
  • Supermarkets
  • Women consumers
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Consumption (Economics)
  • Department stores
  • Shopping
  • Supermarkets
  • Women consumers
Label
Carried away : the invention of modern shopping, Rachel Bowlby
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 267-275) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1 The Haunted Superstore; 2 The Mobile Shopper; 3 The Silent Salesman; 4 The Passer-by and the Shop Window; 5 The Package; 6 The First Shoppers; 7 The Supermarket's Beginnings; 8 The Dayton Connection; 9 The Jungle and Other Post-War Supermarkets; 10 The Reader in the Supermarket; 11 The Shopper in the Survey; 12 The Deviant, the Checkout and the Future; Notes; Acknowledgments; Illustrations; Short Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocm51566243
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (281 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231504447
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
  • 22573/ctt273rd5
  • F0F89A98-B07E-42C8-8D9F-6871770907D4
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o51566243
  • (OCoLC)51566243
Label
Carried away : the invention of modern shopping, Rachel Bowlby
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 267-275) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1 The Haunted Superstore; 2 The Mobile Shopper; 3 The Silent Salesman; 4 The Passer-by and the Shop Window; 5 The Package; 6 The First Shoppers; 7 The Supermarket's Beginnings; 8 The Dayton Connection; 9 The Jungle and Other Post-War Supermarkets; 10 The Reader in the Supermarket; 11 The Shopper in the Survey; 12 The Deviant, the Checkout and the Future; Notes; Acknowledgments; Illustrations; Short Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocm51566243
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (281 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231504447
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
  • 22573/ctt273rd5
  • F0F89A98-B07E-42C8-8D9F-6871770907D4
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o51566243
  • (OCoLC)51566243

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