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The Toothpaste of Immortality

Self-Construction in the Consumer Age (Woodrow Wilson Center Press)

by ElemГ©r Hankiss

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  • 3 Currently reading

Published by The Johns Hopkins University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Consumer issues,
  • Social Science,
  • Civilization, Modern,
  • History - U.S.,
  • Sociology,
  • United States - General,
  • Anthropology - General,
  • Sociology - General,
  • Social Science / Anthropology / General,
  • Archaeology / Anthropology,
  • Anthropology - Cultural,
  • Self

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages448
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7871469M
    ISBN 100801884217
    ISBN 109780801884214

      A good toothpaste has to guarantee a series of benefits for your oral health: it must put an end to cavities and gingivitis, it must eliminate bad breath, and it has to whiten and strengthen teeth all while having a pleasant taste, of course. The main ingredient to a good toothpaste is fluoride. Even so, not all toothpastes meet this requirement. Books by Elemã Hankiss The Toothpaste of Immortality (1st Edition) Self-Construction in the Consumer Age (Woodrow Wilson Center Press) by Elemer Hankiss, Elemér Hankiss, Elemã R. Hankiss Hardcover, Pages, Published by Johns Hopkins University Press ISBN , ISBN:

    THE TOOTHPASTE MILLIONAIRE Critique Plot Main Characters Theme I would give this book 3 stars out of 5. It is a good book in the beginning, then it just had too many details about the building, how much toothpaste would cost, everything. I'm not sure if I would recommend this to. The Toothpaste of Immortality: Self-Construction in the Consumer Age. Reviewed by Rebecca Housel. Weinstock, Jeffrey Andrew, Ed. Spectral America: Phantoms and the National Imagination. Reviewed by Monica F. Jacobe. Lutes, Jean Marie. Front-Page Girls: Women Journalists in American Culture and Fiction, Reviewed by Verna Kale.

    His most recent book is The Toothpaste of Immortality: Self-Construction in the Consumer Age. Fernand Braudel, The Structures of Everyday Life: Civilization and Capitalism, 15th–18th Century (Berkeley: University of California Press, ). Description; Summary: Reviews the book "The Sacred Santa: Religious Dimensions of Consumer Culture," by Dell deChant. ISSN: Contains: Enthalten in: Implicit religion.


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