Can't buy my love : how advertising changes the way we think and feel (Book, 2000) [Huntingdon College Houghton Memorial Library]
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Can't buy my love : how advertising changes the way we think and feel

Author: Jean Kilbourne
Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, 2000. ©1999
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First Touchstone editionView all editions and formats
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Discusses the advertising establishment, revealing what advertisers know about human nature and how they exploit it to make a profit.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Kilbourne, Jean.
Can't buy my love.
New York : Simon & Schuster, 2000, ©1999
(OCoLC)654837133
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jean Kilbourne
ISBN: 0684866005 9780684866000 9780684865997 0684865998
OCLC Number: 45301854
Notes: "A Touchstone book."
Previously published as: Deadly persuasion.
Description: 366 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: Introduction : "A girl of many parts": the making of an activist --
"Buy this 24-year-old and get all his friends absolutely free" : we are the product --
"In your face--all over the place!" : advertising is our environment --
"Bath tissue is like marriage" : the corruption of relationships --
"Can an engine pump the valves in your heart?" : crazy for cars --
"Please, please, you're driving me wild" : falling in love with food --
"The more you subtract, the more you add" : cutting girls down to size --
"Forget the rules! enjoy the wine" : alcohol and rebellion --
"What you're looking for" : rage and rebellion in cigarette advertising --
"The dream begins as soon as you open the door" : advertising an addictive mind-set --
"In life there are many loves, but only one grande passion" : addiction as a relationship --
"You talkin' to me?" : advertising and disconnection --
"Two ways a woman can get hurt" : advertising and violence --
"Relax, and enjoy the revolution" : redefining rebellion.
Other Titles: Deadly persuasion
Responsibility: Jean Kilbourne.
Local System Bib Number:
171746

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Discusses the advertising establishment, revealing what advertisers know about human nature and how they exploit it to make a profit.
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