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The Production of Personal Life
edizioni Stanford Univ Pr collana Stanford Univ Pr (Paperback) , 1992
This book aims both to demystify and to reconstitute 'Hawthorne' as an object of study by rereading Hawthorne's fictions, mainly those from the early 1840's to 1860, in the context of the emergence of a distinctively middle-class personal life (the domestic emotional revolution that accompanied the industrial revolution....
Consumption and Social Change in a Post-Soviet Middle Class
edizioni Stanford Univ Pr collana Stanford Univ Pr (Paperback)
What happens when your once-dignified profession no longer supports a dignified lifestyle? In 1990s St. Petersburg, teachers had to find out the hard way. Although the institutions and ideologies of Soviet life situated them as "cultured" consumers, contemporary processes of marketization and privatization left them...