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Table of contents for The sociology of consumption : an introduction / Peter Corrigan.



     Acknowledgements              viii


	1	Introduction: Advents of the Consuming Society	1
	2	Theoretical Approaches to Consumption	17
	3	Objects, Commodities and Non-commodities	33
	4	Shops and Shopping: the Department Store	50
	5	Advertising	66
	6	Women's Magazines	81
	7	The Home	96
	8	Food and Drink	115
	9	Tourism	132
	10	The Body	147
	11	Clothing and Fashion	161
	12	Conclusion	177

          References                    183
          Index                            189