The Resource Affluenza : the all consuming epidemic, John de Graaf, David Wann, Thomas H. Naylor in association with Redefining Progress ; illustrations by David Horsey ; foreword by Scott Simon

Affluenza : the all consuming epidemic, John de Graaf, David Wann, Thomas H. Naylor in association with Redefining Progress ; illustrations by David Horsey ; foreword by Scott Simon

Label
Affluenza : the all consuming epidemic
Title
Affluenza
Title remainder
the all consuming epidemic
Statement of responsibility
John de Graaf, David Wann, Thomas H. Naylor in association with Redefining Progress ; illustrations by David Horsey ; foreword by Scott Simon
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Explores the origins, causes, and symptoms of Affluenza, society's compulsive desire to acquire, and discusses such treatment as strengthening immunity against advertising and minimizing the side-effects of over-consumption
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
  • Affluenza (Television program : 1997)
  • Escape from affluenza (Television program : 1998)
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
De Graaf, John
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HN60
LC item number
.D396 2001
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1936-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Redefining Progress (Organization)
  • Wann, David
  • Naylor, Thomas H.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Quality of life
  • Wealth
  • Consumption (Economics)
  • Qualité de la vie
  • Richesse
  • Société de consommation
  • Civilization
  • Consumption (Economics)
  • Economic history
  • Quality of life
  • Social conditions
  • Wealth
  • Soziale Situation
  • Konsumgesellschaft
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • États-Unis
  • États-Unis
  • États-Unis
  • United States
  • USA
Label
Affluenza : the all consuming epidemic, John de Graaf, David Wann, Thomas H. Naylor in association with Redefining Progress ; illustrations by David Horsey ; foreword by Scott Simon
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Based in part on the PBS television programs "Affluenza" and "Escape from affluenza."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 251-259) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Symptoms. Shopping fever -- A rash of bankruptcies -- Swollen expectations -- Chronic congestion -- The stress of excess -- Family convulsions -- Dilated pupils -- Community chills -- An ache for meaning -- Social scars -- Resource exhaustion -- Industrial diarrhea -- The addictive virus -- Dissatisfaction guaranteed
  • Causes. Original sin -- An ounce of prevention -- The road not taken -- An emerging epidemic -- The age of affluenza -- Is there a (real) doctor in the house?
  • Treatment. The road to recovery -- Bed rest -- Aspirin and chicken soup -- Fresh air -- The right medicine -- Back to work -- Vaccinations and vitamins -- Political prescriptions -- Annual check-ups -- Healthy again
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvi, 268 pages
Isbn
9781576751510
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
2001035016
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)46671239
  • (OCoLC)ocm46671239
Label
Affluenza : the all consuming epidemic, John de Graaf, David Wann, Thomas H. Naylor in association with Redefining Progress ; illustrations by David Horsey ; foreword by Scott Simon
Publication
Note
"Based in part on the PBS television programs "Affluenza" and "Escape from affluenza."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 251-259) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Symptoms. Shopping fever -- A rash of bankruptcies -- Swollen expectations -- Chronic congestion -- The stress of excess -- Family convulsions -- Dilated pupils -- Community chills -- An ache for meaning -- Social scars -- Resource exhaustion -- Industrial diarrhea -- The addictive virus -- Dissatisfaction guaranteed
  • Causes. Original sin -- An ounce of prevention -- The road not taken -- An emerging epidemic -- The age of affluenza -- Is there a (real) doctor in the house?
  • Treatment. The road to recovery -- Bed rest -- Aspirin and chicken soup -- Fresh air -- The right medicine -- Back to work -- Vaccinations and vitamins -- Political prescriptions -- Annual check-ups -- Healthy again
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvi, 268 pages
Isbn
9781576751510
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
2001035016
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)46671239
  • (OCoLC)ocm46671239

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