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Consumed: How Markets Corrupt Children, Infantilize Adults, and Swallow Citizens Whole

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3 out of 5
Based on 33 Ratings and 33 Reviews

Book Description
A piercing and vital look at how capitalism is consuming U.S. society.

An apt sequel to Benjamin R. Barber's best-selling Jihad vs. McWorld, Consumed offers a wrenching portrait of how adult consumers are infantilized in a global economy that overproduces goods and targets children as consumers in a market where there are never enough shoppers. Driven by a frantic imperative to sell,... More
Book Information
PublisherW. W. Norton & Company
BindingHardcover (5 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages320
ISBN-10B002WTC9LU
Publication Date03/19/2007
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About Benjamin R. Barber (Author) : Benjamin R. Barber is a published author. Published credits of Benjamin R. Barber include Consumed: How Markets Corrupt Children, Infantilize Adults, and Swallow Citizens Whole.
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