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Commodify Your Dissent

Salvos from the Baffler

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Published by W. W. Norton & Company .
Written in English


Edition Notes

ContributionsThomas Frank (Editor), Matt Weiland (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages287
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7456955M
ISBN 100393316734
ISBN 109780393316735

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''The Conquest of Cool'' is a book-length essay derived largely from a dissertation he wrote at the University of Chicago -- both his thinking and his prose hark back to a time when the radical left was something more in America than conferences and.

The s and s have seen an enormous increase in the power of business over the American mind. Not since the Gilded Age have the robber barons of business accumulated more wealth or won more popular attention.

But where the tycoons of yore built railroads or banks, today culture stands at the heart of American enterprise and mass entertainment has become 4/5(2).

Along the way, they chart the encroachment of advertising and commercial enterprise into every last nook and cranny of American life. Footloose and cant-free, this book is a powerful polemic against the designs of the culture business on us all. Paperback: pages Publisher: W. Norton & Company; 1st edition (Octo ) ISBN   Purchase the t-shirts and the audio version of the book They took your anger and polished up Commodify Your Dissent Can’t Relax Melora Says.

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Commodification is often criticised on the grounds that some things ought not to be treated as commodities—for example water, education, data, information, knowledge, human life, and animal life.

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Though occasionally repetitive (we don't need to hear every adman's organizational theories), this book is frequently brilliant, an indispensable survival guide for any modern consumer.

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ISBN: I wanted very much to like this book. It came well recommended. The book is a series of social criticism essays focused around the cooption of dissent into marketing campaigns. Modify Your Dissent. By led by Frank’s vision but sprawling beyond it.

Compiled into two book collections, its greatest hits dissect the spirit of the era, making it not implausible to speak of a “Baffler school” of criticism. Clear-eyed, angry, and free of jargon, the essays in Commodify Your Dissent.