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

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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.
Title of host publicationThe Routledge Companion to Canonical Authors in Consumption Theory
EditorsSøren Askegaard, Benoît Heilbrunn
Place of PublicationLondon
Publication date2018
ISBN (Print)9781138648968
ISBN (Electronic)9781315626093
StatePublished - 2018

    Research areas

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