As Americanized as we get, I think maintaining some level of cultural connection is enormously important to a person’s self-identity. Having genuine ethnic customs makes a person less susceptible to the trendy nonsense of the modern consumeristic age. 297 more words
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Oh hi! Here’s a little video we watched in class which I think you might like! I think it’s a really important contribution to the ethical fashion conversation, because it talks about making a difference by challenging the underlying model of consumption (rather than just by buying organic bamboo t-shirts or whatever). 68 more words
Hillman, Cory. American Sports in an Age of Consumption. Jefferson, NC: McFarland, 2016. Pp. 204. Notes, References, Index. $29.95 softcover.
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