Globalizing Responsibility

Globalizing Responsibility

The Political Rationalities of Ethical Consumption

eBook - 2011
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Globalizing Responsibility: The Political Rationalities of Ethical Consumption presents an innovative reinterpretation of the forces that have shaped the remarkable growth of ethical consumption. Develops a theoretically informed new approach to shape our understanding of the pragmatic nature of ethical action in consumption processes Provides empirical research on everyday consumers, social networks, and campaigns Fills a gap in research on the topic with its distinctive focus on fair trade consumption Locates ethical consumption within a range of social theoretical debates -on neoliberalism, governmentality, and globalisation Challenges the moralism of much of the analysis of ethical consumption, which sees it as a retreat from proper citizenly politics and an expression of individualised consumerism
Publisher: Chichester, West Sussex ; Malden, MA : Wiley-Blackwell, 2011.
ISBN: 9781444390223
9781405145589
9781405145572
1405145587
1405145579
Branch Call Number: ELECTRONIC BOOK
Characteristics: 1 online resource (ix, 235 p.)
Additional Contributors: Barnett, Clive
ebrary, Inc
Call Number: ELECTRONIC BOOK

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