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Marianne in the market [electronic resource] : envisioning consumer society in fin-de-si�ecle France / Lisa Tiersten.

By: Tiersten, Lisa, 1959-.
Material type: TextTextPublisher: Berkeley : University of California Press, c2001Description: 1 online resource (xiii, 321 p.) : ill.ISBN: 0520225295 (cloth : alk. paper); 9780520225299 (cloth : alk. paper); 9780520925656 (electronic bk.); 0520925653 (electronic bk.); 1282356356; 9781282356351.Subject(s): Women consumers -- France -- History -- 19th century | Consumption (Economics) -- France -- History -- 19th century | Middle class -- France -- History -- 19th century | Aesthetics, Modern -- 19th century | Consommatrices -- France -- Histoire -- 19e si�ecle | Consommation (�Economie politique) -- France -- Histoire -- 19e si�ecle | Bourgeoisie -- France -- Histoire -- 19e si�ecle | Esth�etique -- 19e si�ecle | POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Economic Conditions | BUSINESS & ECONOMICS -- Economics -- MacroeconomicsGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Marianne in the market.DDC classification: 339.4/7/0820944 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Contents:
Cover -- Contents -- List of Illustrations -- Acknowledgments -- Introduction -- PART I. THE PROBLEM OF THE MARKETPLACE -- 1. Marianne in the Department Store: Commercial Paris and the Civic Vision of the Republic -- 2. 8220;The Mercantile Spirit of Our Epoch8221;: The Aesthetic Crisis of the Republic -- PART II. CIVILIZING CONSUMPTION -- 3. Being Bourgeois: The Rise of Aesthetic Individuality -- 4. Marketplace Modernism: Reinventing the Chic Parisienne -- 5. The Chic Interior: Marketplace Modernism in the Bourgeois Home -- 6. Consumer Citizenship and the Republicanization of the Market -- Conclusion -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Index -- A -- B -- C -- D -- E -- F -- G -- H -- I -- J -- K -- L -- M -- N -- O -- P -- R -- S -- T -- U -- V -- W -- Z.
Summary: This text traces the transformation of comsumerism in 19th-century France and the effects it had on the image of women.
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 287-310) and index.

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Cover -- Contents -- List of Illustrations -- Acknowledgments -- Introduction -- PART I. THE PROBLEM OF THE MARKETPLACE -- 1. Marianne in the Department Store: Commercial Paris and the Civic Vision of the Republic -- 2. 8220;The Mercantile Spirit of Our Epoch8221;: The Aesthetic Crisis of the Republic -- PART II. CIVILIZING CONSUMPTION -- 3. Being Bourgeois: The Rise of Aesthetic Individuality -- 4. Marketplace Modernism: Reinventing the Chic Parisienne -- 5. The Chic Interior: Marketplace Modernism in the Bourgeois Home -- 6. Consumer Citizenship and the Republicanization of the Market -- Conclusion -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Index -- A -- B -- C -- D -- E -- F -- G -- H -- I -- J -- K -- L -- M -- N -- O -- P -- R -- S -- T -- U -- V -- W -- Z.

This text traces the transformation of comsumerism in 19th-century France and the effects it had on the image of women.

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