Markets and the Arts of Attachment explores how sentiment, aesthetics and relationships are put to work in consumer markets. In this edited collection, contributors explore the tools and techniques used to work with sentiment, aesthetics and relationships in strategies....
To Be Published May 31st 2016 by Routledge
Cultural Economies of Insurance, Credit and Spending
The book explores the vital role played by the financial service industries in enabling the poor to consume over the last hundred and fifty years. Spending requires means, but these industries offered something else as well – they offered practical marketing devices that captured, captivated and...
Published September 11th 2014 by Routledge
Politics of the Modern Economy
The economy is commonly described either as the apolitical realm of calculation or as the fully political one of domination. This book scrutinizes the ways in which the economy is performed, in order to situate where precisely politics is located with regard to economic matters. Politics, the book...
Published April 14th 2014 by Routledge