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Man the Consumer


Using a variety of documents and sources, Louis Pinto traces the genesis of the category of “the consumer” as a central feature of market economy and society. But in doing so, he risks downplaying the insights of critical theory and the opportunities for politicization tied to this distinct form of social participation.


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hal-04464590 , version 1 (18-02-2024)


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Anne de Rugy. Man the Consumer: About: Louis Pinto, L’invention du consommateur (The Invention of the Consumer), PUF, 2018. La vie des idées, 2018. ⟨hal-04464590⟩
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