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The Dark Side of Prosperity: Late Capitalism's Culture of Indebtedness

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by Mark Horsley
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The Dark Side of Prosperity: Late Capitalism's Culture of Indebtedness by Mark Horsley

A rich and original qualitative study of the close relationship between financial capitalism, consumer aspirations, social exclusion and the proliferation of personal indebtedness, The Dark Side of Prosperity examines questions of social identity, subjectivity and consumer motivation in close connection with the socio-cultural ideals of an 'enjoyment society'. Critically engaging with the work of Giddens, Beck and Bauman, this volume draws on the thought of contemporary philosophers including Žižek, Badiou and Rancière to consider the possibility that the expansion of outstanding consumer credit, despite its many consequences, may be integral to the construction of social identity in a radically indeterminate and increasingly divided socie

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Pages: 208
Size: 6.7 MB
Publisher: Ashgate
Date published:   2015
ISBN: 9781317036487 (DRM-EPUB)
9781317036494 (DRM-PDF)

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