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Juliet B. Schor is Professor of Sociology at Boston College and author of Born to Buy and Sustainable Planet.
Participants in the new economy take the rhetoric of sharing seriously.
Juliet B. Schor
Ethical consumption is a route to activism.
There are two major reasons why prices are falling.
Somebody needs to be for quality of life, not just quantity of stuff. And to do so requires an approach that does not trivialize consumption, but accords it the respect and centrality it deserves.
Analytical and political questions.
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