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The Resource The challenge of affluence : self-control and well-being in the United States and Britain since 1950, Avner Offer, (electronic resource)

The challenge of affluence : self-control and well-being in the United States and Britain since 1950, Avner Offer, (electronic resource)

Label
The challenge of affluence : self-control and well-being in the United States and Britain since 1950
Title
The challenge of affluence
Title remainder
self-control and well-being in the United States and Britain since 1950
Statement of responsibility
Avner Offer
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Since the 1940s Americans and Britons have experienced rising material abundance, but also a range of social and personal disorders, including family breakdown, obesity and addiction. Drawing on the latest cognitive research, Avner Offer presents a detailed and reasoned critique of the modern consumer society
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Offer, Avner
Dewey number
306.3094109045
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Oxford scholarship online.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Wealth
  • Wealth
  • Consumption (Economics)
  • Consumption (Economics)
  • Wealth
  • Economic man
Target audience
specialized
Label
The challenge of affluence : self-control and well-being in the United States and Britain since 1950, Avner Offer, (electronic resource)
Link
https://eui.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199216628.001.0001
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
EDZ0000022230
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 454 pages)
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
Use of this electronic resource may be governed by a license agreement which restricts use to the European University Institute community. Each user is responsible for limiting use to individual, non-commercial purposes, without systematically downloading, distributing, or retaining substantial portions of information, provided that all copyright and other proprietary notices contained on the materials are retained. The use of software, including scripts, agents, or robots, is generally prohibited and may result in the loss of access to these resources for the entire European University Institute community
Isbn
9780191696015
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)762952327
Label
The challenge of affluence : self-control and well-being in the United States and Britain since 1950, Avner Offer, (electronic resource)
Link
https://eui.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199216628.001.0001
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
EDZ0000022230
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 454 pages)
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
Use of this electronic resource may be governed by a license agreement which restricts use to the European University Institute community. Each user is responsible for limiting use to individual, non-commercial purposes, without systematically downloading, distributing, or retaining substantial portions of information, provided that all copyright and other proprietary notices contained on the materials are retained. The use of software, including scripts, agents, or robots, is generally prohibited and may result in the loss of access to these resources for the entire European University Institute community
Isbn
9780191696015
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)762952327

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