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Consuming places / John Urry
Bib ID 2095275
Format BookBook
Author
Urry, John
 
Description London ; New York : Routledge, 1995 
vii, 257 p. ; 24 cm. 
ISBN 0415113105 (hardback)
0415113113 (paperback)
Series

International library of sociology.

Full contents
  • 1. Time and Space in the Consumption of Place
  • 2. Sociology as a Parasite: Some Vices and Virtues
  • 3. The New Marxism of Collective Action: A Critical Analysis
  • 4. Society, Space and Locality
  • 5. Restructuring the Rural
  • 6. Capitalist Production, Scientific Management and the Service Class
  • 7. Is Britain the First 'Post-Industrial Society'?
  • 8. The Consumption of Tourism
  • 9. Tourism, Travel and the Modern Subject
  • 10. Reinterpreting Local Culture
 
Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 230-248) and index.

Subjects Consumption (Economics) -- Social aspects.  |  Consumer behavior.  |  Tourism -- Social aspects.

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