The Resource Death in a consumer culture, edited by Susan Dobscha

Death in a consumer culture, edited by Susan Dobscha

Label
Death in a consumer culture
Title
Death in a consumer culture
Statement of responsibility
edited by Susan Dobscha
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
NhCcYBP
Dewey number
306.9
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ1073
LC item number
.D43 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Dobscha, Susan
  • ProQuest (Firm)
Series statement
Routledge interpretive marketing research
Series volume
22
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Death
  • Death care industry
  • Consumption (Economics)
Label
Death in a consumer culture, edited by Susan Dobscha
Link
https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/ou/detail.action?docID=4218430
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Description based on print version record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface / Susan Dobscha -- The death industry -- Proclaiming modernity in the monument trade : Barre granite, Vermont marble and national advertising, 1910-1932 / Bruce S. Elliott -- The marketing of a siege : leningrad vs. sarajevo- memorializing death and despair / Brent McKenzie -- Marketing death through erotic art / Christina Welch -- Authenticity, informality and privacy in contemporary New Zealand post-mortem practices / Cyril Schafer and Ruth McManus -- Custody of the corpse : controlling alkaline hydrolysis in US death care markets / Philip R. Olson -- Death rituals and consumption -- Death, ritual and consumption in Thailand : insights from the pee ta kohn hungry ghost festival / Rungpaka Amy Hackley and Chris Hackley -- Ritual, mythology, and consumption after a celebrity death / Scott K. Radford and Peter H. Bloch -- Voluntary simplicity in the final rite of passage death / Hakan Cengiz and Dennis Rook -- Consumption of death -- Cheating death via social self immortalization: the potential of consumption-laden online memorialization to extend and link selves beyond (physical) death / Terrance G. Gabel -- Extending the mourning, funeral, and memorialization consumption practices to the human-pet relationship / Phylis M. Mansfield -- Great granny lives on : pursuing immortality through family history research / Leighann C. Neilson and Delphin A. Muise -- Physician assisted suicide at the crossroads of vulnerability and social taboo : is death becoming a consumption good? / Francoise Passerard and Xavier Menaud -- Dispatches from the dying : pathographies as a lens on consumption in extremis / Darach Turley and Stephanie O'Donohoe -- Death and the body -- The role of body disposition in making sense of life and death / Courtney Nations Baker, Stacey Menzel Baker, and James W. Gentry -- Consumer acceptance of radical alternatives to human disposal : an examination of the Belgian marketplace / Louise Canning, Isabelle Szmigin, Cathy Vaessen -- Theatre of the abject : body worlds and the transformation of the cadaver / Kent Drummond -- Alternate endings -- The mortal coil and the political economy of death : a critical engagement with baudrillard / Ai-Ling Lai -- The spectre of posthumanism in technology consumption : the death of the human? / M. Buchanan-Oliver and A.G.B. Cruz -- Poetically considering death and its consumption / Terrance G. Gabel -- Death : where do we go from here? / Jeffrey Podoshen
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1 edition.
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781317536192
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(NhCcYBP)ybp12772411
Label
Death in a consumer culture, edited by Susan Dobscha
Link
https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/ou/detail.action?docID=4218430
Publication
Copyright
Note
Description based on print version record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface / Susan Dobscha -- The death industry -- Proclaiming modernity in the monument trade : Barre granite, Vermont marble and national advertising, 1910-1932 / Bruce S. Elliott -- The marketing of a siege : leningrad vs. sarajevo- memorializing death and despair / Brent McKenzie -- Marketing death through erotic art / Christina Welch -- Authenticity, informality and privacy in contemporary New Zealand post-mortem practices / Cyril Schafer and Ruth McManus -- Custody of the corpse : controlling alkaline hydrolysis in US death care markets / Philip R. Olson -- Death rituals and consumption -- Death, ritual and consumption in Thailand : insights from the pee ta kohn hungry ghost festival / Rungpaka Amy Hackley and Chris Hackley -- Ritual, mythology, and consumption after a celebrity death / Scott K. Radford and Peter H. Bloch -- Voluntary simplicity in the final rite of passage death / Hakan Cengiz and Dennis Rook -- Consumption of death -- Cheating death via social self immortalization: the potential of consumption-laden online memorialization to extend and link selves beyond (physical) death / Terrance G. Gabel -- Extending the mourning, funeral, and memorialization consumption practices to the human-pet relationship / Phylis M. Mansfield -- Great granny lives on : pursuing immortality through family history research / Leighann C. Neilson and Delphin A. Muise -- Physician assisted suicide at the crossroads of vulnerability and social taboo : is death becoming a consumption good? / Francoise Passerard and Xavier Menaud -- Dispatches from the dying : pathographies as a lens on consumption in extremis / Darach Turley and Stephanie O'Donohoe -- Death and the body -- The role of body disposition in making sense of life and death / Courtney Nations Baker, Stacey Menzel Baker, and James W. Gentry -- Consumer acceptance of radical alternatives to human disposal : an examination of the Belgian marketplace / Louise Canning, Isabelle Szmigin, Cathy Vaessen -- Theatre of the abject : body worlds and the transformation of the cadaver / Kent Drummond -- Alternate endings -- The mortal coil and the political economy of death : a critical engagement with baudrillard / Ai-Ling Lai -- The spectre of posthumanism in technology consumption : the death of the human? / M. Buchanan-Oliver and A.G.B. Cruz -- Poetically considering death and its consumption / Terrance G. Gabel -- Death : where do we go from here? / Jeffrey Podoshen
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1 edition.
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781317536192
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(NhCcYBP)ybp12772411

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