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Empire of Things: How We Became a World of Consumers, from the Fifteenth Century to the Twenty-First

Empire of Things

How We Became a World of Consumers, from the Fifteenth Century to the Twenty-First

Penguin Books Ltd (2016)
US$18.32

The epic history of consumption, and the goods that have transformed our lives over the past 600...

Markets in Historical Contexts: Ideas and Politics in the Modern World

Markets in Historical Contexts

Ideas and Politics in the Modern World

Cambridge University Press (2004)
US$37.00

Leading academics offer a historically informed, interdisciplinary inquiry into markets and their...

Infrastructures in Practice: The Dynamics of Demand in Networked Societies

Infrastructures in Practice

The Dynamics of Demand in Networked Societies

Taylor and Francis (2018)
US$43.66

Infrastructures in Practice shows how infrastructures and daily life shape each other. Power grids,...

Time, Consumption and Everyday Life: Practice, Materiality and Culture

Time, Consumption and Everyday Life

Practice, Materiality and Culture

Taylor and Francis (2020)
US$43.66

Has material civilization spun out of control, becoming too fast for our own well-being and that of...

The Oxford Handbook of the History of Consumption
OUP Oxford (2012)
US$49.49

The Oxford Handbook of the History of Consumption offers a timely overview of how our understanding...

Time, Consumption and Everyday Life: Practice, Materiality and Culture

Time, Consumption and Everyday Life

Practice, Materiality and Culture

Bloomsbury Publishing (2009)
US$40.45

Has material civilization spun out of control, becoming too fast for our own well-being and that of...

Scarcity in the Modern World: History, Politics, Society and Sustainability, 1800-2075

Scarcity in the Modern World

History, Politics, Society and Sustainability, 1800-2075

John Brewer, Neil Fromer and 2 more...
Bloomsbury Publishing (2019)
US$103.50

Scarcity in the Modern World brings together world-renowned scholars to examine how concerns about...

Food and Globalization: Consumption, Markets and Politics in the Modern World

Food and Globalization

Consumption, Markets and Politics in the Modern World

Bloomsbury Publishing (2008)
US$40.45

Food has a special significance in the expanding field of global history. Food markets were the...