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ISBN: 039330891X / ISBN-13: 9780393308914

How Much Is Enough?: The Consumer Society and the Future of the Earth

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Consuming goods and services has become a central goal of life in industrial lands the world over. In this book, Alan Durning of the Worldwatch ... Show synopsis

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  • How Much Is Enough?: The Consumer Society and the Future of the Earth (W. W. Norton & Company) – Trade paperback (1992)
    by Alan Durning

    How Much Is Enough?: The Consumer Society and the Future of the Earth

    Trade paperback, W. W. Norton & Company
    1992
    English
    200 pages

    ISBN: 039330891X
    ISBN-13: 9780393308914

    Early in the age of affluence that began after World War II, retailing analyst Victor Lebow declared: "Our enormously productive economy... demands that we make consumption our way of life, that we convert the buying and use of goods into rituals, that we seek our spiritual satisfaction, our ego satisfaction, in consumption...We need things consumed, burned up, worn out, replaced, and discarded at an ever increasing rate." Americans have risen to Mr. Lebow's call, and much of the world has followed. The wildfire advance of ... Show more

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