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Overview page. Subjects: Media Studies — Human Resource Management.

Is the purchase of standardized products or services by large numbers of customers. Traditionally, it has been associated with mass production and the techniques of Fordism. However, some...

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Mass Consumption

Paul C. Stern.

in Encyclopedia of Global Change

January 2001; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography. 1231 words.

A major global social development of the twentieth century, mass consumption involves the spread of affluence and purchasing power within

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mass consumption

Overview page. Subjects: Media Studies — Human Resource Management.

Is the purchase of standardized products or services by large numbers of customers. Traditionally, it has been associated with mass production and the techniques of Fordism. However, some...

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Mass Consumption and Political Consumerism

Magnus Boström and Mikael Klintman.

in The Oxford Handbook of Political Consumerism

P ublished online August 2018 .

Article. Subjects: Political Behaviour. 10044 words.

This chapter focuses on the relation between mass consumption and political consumerism. Mass consumption concerns the omnipresent role of consumption in contemporary societies with...

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Socks, Shoes, and Marketing Mass Consumption

in A City Consumed

July 2012; p ublished online June 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Asian History. 12081 words.

This chapter examines the urgent campaigns in Egypt to create a domestic market for locally produced cotton socks and shoes in response to boycotters. It shows that the drive to create a...

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Industrialization, Mass Consumption, Post-industrial Society

Donna Hirsch.

in The Oxford Handbook of Modern German History

September 2011; p ublished online September 2012 .

Article. 11607 words.

This article provides an overview of post-industrial German society. how industrialization came across, mass consumption, and how the post-industrial German society fared. Framed by the...

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mass consumption

Edmund Heery and Mike Noon.

in A Dictionary of Human Resource Management

P ublished online June 2017 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Human Resource Management. 86 words.

is the purchase of standardized products or services by large numbers of customers. Traditionally, it has been associated with mass

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mass consumption

Edmund Heery and Mike Noon.

in A Dictionary of Human Resource Management

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Human Resource Management. 86 words.

is the purchase of standardized products or services by large numbers of customers. Traditionally, it has been associated with mass

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mass consumption

Daniel Chandler and Rod Munday.

in A Dictionary of Media and Communication

January 2011; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Media Studies. 95 words.

The condition of purchasing and using the standardized (mass-produced) products created by industrial societies conceived of in terms of the

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mass consumption

Daniel Chandler and Rod Munday.

in A Dictionary of Media and Communication

P ublished online March 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Media Studies. 94 words.

The condition of purchasing and using the standardized (mass-produced) products created by industrial societies conceived of in terms of the

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Modernism in the Age of Mass Culture and Consumption

John Xiros Cooper.

in The Oxford Handbook of Modernisms

December 2010; p ublished online September 2012 .

Article. Subjects: Literature; Literary Theory and Cultural Studies; Literary Studies (20th Century onwards). 7790 words.

This article explores the relationships among modernism, mass culture, and consumption. It argues that traces of modernism can be seen in everything around us, because the present contours...

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Photosynthetic Responses of Legume Species to Leaf-Mass Consumption Injury

Robert K. D. Peterson, Courtney L. Shannon and Andrew W. Lenssen.

in Environmental Entomology

April 2004; p ublished online October 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Entomology. 4135 words.

Several studies have addressed plant primary physiological responses (gas exchange responses) to insect herbivory. However, relatively few plant species have been examined. It is unknown...

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Effectiveness of Mass Media Campaigns to Reduce Alcohol Consumption and Harm: A Systematic Review

Ben Young, Sarah Lewis, Srinivasa Vittal Katikireddi, Linda Bauld, Martine Stead, Kathryn Angus, Mhairi Campbell, Shona Hilton, James Thomas, Kate Hinds, Adela Ashie and Tessa Langley.

in Alcohol and Alcoholism

May 2018; p ublished online January 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology. 8066 words.

Abstract

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To assess the effectiveness of mass media messages to reduce alcohol consumption and related harms...

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The role of local mass media in promoting the consumption of iodized table salt

Gamze Çan, Ayşenur Ökten and Jackie Green.

in Health Education Research

October 2001; p ublished online October 2001 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology. 2616 words.

Iodine deficiency disorder (IDD) is currently an important public health problem in Turkey. The use of iodized salt is a simple and cheap solution. The purpose of this study was to...

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The Politics of Mass Consumption: Balancing Public and Private Consumption in Postwar West Germany and the United States

Jan L. Logemann.

in Trams or Tailfins?

November 2012; p ublished online September 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945). 14582 words.

This chapter discusses the distinct paths taken by consumer policy in West Germany and the United States. The Marshall Plan, while certainly instrumental for the speedy recovery of West...

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From Qualities to Value: Demand Shaping and Market Control in Mass Consumption Markets

Sophie Dubuisson-Quellier.

in Constructing Quality

June 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Organizational Theory and Behaviour. 9670 words.

Where does convergence on value come from? How do certain products’ qualities acquire economic value? Drawing on some results coming from economic sociology that emphasize the role of...

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Reductions in smoking prevalence and cigarette consumption associated with mass-media campaigns

Karen Friend and David T. Levy.

in Health Education Research

February 2002; p ublished online February 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology. 8335 words.

This paper examines reductions in smoking prevalence and cigarette consumption associated with state and local mass-media campaigns. We review the findings of the empirical literature on...

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Total haemoglobin mass, but not haemoglobin concentration, is associated with preoperative cardiopulmonary exercise testing-derived oxygen-consumption variables

J. M. Otto, J. O. M. Plumb, D. Wakeham, E. Clissold, L. Loughney, W. Schmidt, H. E. Montgomery, M. P. W. Grocott and T. Richards.

in BJA: British Journal of Anaesthesia

May 2017; p ublished online May 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Anaesthetics. 4606 words.

Abstract

Background. Cardiopulmonary exercise testing (CPET) measures peak exertional oxygen consumption ([math]) and that at the anaerobic...

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Associations of Body Mass Index, Smoking, and Alcohol Consumption With Prostate Cancer Mortality in the Asia Cohort Consortium

Jay H. Fowke, Dale F. McLerran, Prakash C. Gupta, Jiang He, Xiao-Ou Shu, Kunnambath Ramadas, Shoichiro Tsugane, Manami Inoue, Akiko Tamakoshi, Woon-Puay Koh, Yoshikazu Nishino, Ichiro Tsuji, Kotaro Ozasa, Jian-Min Yuan, Hideo Tanaka, Yoon-Ok Ahn, Chien-Jen Chen, Yumi Sugawara, Keun-Young Yoo, Habibul Ahsan, Wen-Harn Pan, Mangesh Pednekar, Dongfeng Gu, Yong-Bing Xiang, Catherine Sauvaget, Norie Sawada, Renwei Wang, Masako Kakizaki, Yasutake Tomata, Waka Ohishi, Lesley M. Butler, Isao Oze, Dong-Hyun Kim, San-Lin You, Sue K. Park, Faruque Parvez, Shao-Yuan Chuang, Yu Chen, Jung Eun Lee, Eric Grant, Betsy Rolland, Mark Thornquist, Ziding Feng, Wei Zheng, Paolo Boffetta, Rashmi Sinha, Daehee Kang and John D. Potter.

in American Journal of Epidemiology

September 2015; p ublished online August 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology. 6580 words.

Many potentially modifiable risk factors for prostate cancer are also associated with prostate cancer screening, which may induce a bias in epidemiologic studies. We investigated the...

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Dignifying Argentina. Peronism, Citizenship, and Mass Consumption

Marcelo Rougier.

in Enterprise & Society: The International Journal of Business History

June 2013; p ublished online January 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Business History. 930 words.

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Dignifying Argentina: Peronism, Citizenship, and Mass Consumption

Mateo García Haymes.

in Journal of Social History

December 2013; p ublished online December 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Social and Cultural History. 1292 words.

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