Beyond Reductionism, Constructivism and Arbitrary Sampling in Consumer Research Thanks to Castoriadis

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Abstract

Castoriadis puts forward the idea that the most interesting aspect of the evolution and comprehension of cultural variation – and thereby different types of consumerism – is not so much what we can see in practice, but rather the basis of such behaviour in the world of the imaginary.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationThe Routledge Companion to Canonical Authors in Consumption Theory
EditorsSøren Askegaard, Benoît Heilbrunn
Place of PublicationLondon
PublisherRoutledge
Publication date2018
Pages258-265
Chapter33
ISBN (Print)9781138648968
ISBN (Electronic)9781315626093
Publication statusPublished - 2018

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Cornelius Castoriadis
Consumerism
Reductionism
Constructivism
Sampling

Keywords

  • Consumption
  • Imaginary
  • social imaginary
  • Consumer society
  • Values
  • Autonomy
  • social creativity

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Bouchet, D. (2018). Beyond Reductionism, Constructivism and Arbitrary Sampling in Consumer Research Thanks to Castoriadis. In S. Askegaard, & B. Heilbrunn (Eds.), The Routledge Companion to Canonical Authors in Consumption Theory (pp. 258-265). London: Routledge.
Bouchet, Dominique. / Beyond Reductionism, Constructivism and Arbitrary Sampling in Consumer Research Thanks to Castoriadis. The Routledge Companion to Canonical Authors in Consumption Theory. editor / Søren Askegaard ; Benoît Heilbrunn. London : Routledge, 2018. pp. 258-265
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The Routledge Companion to Canonical Authors in Consumption Theory. ed. / Søren Askegaard; Benoît Heilbrunn. London : Routledge, 2018. p. 258-265.

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