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The ambivalent consumer

questioning consumption in East Asia and the West

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Published by Cornell University Press in Ithaca, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Consumption (Economics),
  • Consumption (Economics) -- East Asia

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Sheldon Garon and Patricia L. Maclachlan.
    ContributionsGaron, Sheldon M., Maclachlan, Patricia L.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHB820 .A45 2006, HB820 .A45 2006
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 314 p. :
    Number of Pages314
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18266688M
    ISBN 10080144487X, 0801473020
    LC Control Number2006007160

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