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Review: The Conquest of Cool: Business Culture, Counterculture, and the Rise of Hip Consumerism

Användarrecension  - Christine Jin - Goodreads

Thomas Frank is one of my fave American liberals who isn't afraid to mount well reasoned, scathing attacks on both ends of the political spectrum when necessary. Perhaps the only politics journo whose ... Läs hela recensionen

Review: The Conquest of Cool: Business Culture, Counterculture, and the Rise of Hip Consumerism

Användarrecension  - Michael Grasso - Goodreads

Gotta say, this left me pretty cold. Lots of great data, but no narrative throughline to tie it all together. I'm reluctant to read more Thomas Frank after reading this, honestly. Läs hela recensionen

Review: The Conquest of Cool: Business Culture, Counterculture, and the Rise of Hip Consumerism

Användarrecension  - Maryana Pinchuk - Goodreads

Matthew Weiner owes Thomas Frank some serious royalties, or: if you haven't watched all 8 seasons of Mad Men and want the Cliff's Notes, just read this book. Läs hela recensionen

Review: The Conquest of Cool: Business Culture, Counterculture, and the Rise of Hip Consumerism

Användarrecension  - Craig Werner - Goodreads

Very important book for anyone who wants to look beyond the myth of the Sixties, especially the one that posits a counterculture in (as the word implies) deep opposition to the "mainstream" of ... Läs hela recensionen

Review: The Conquest of Cool: Business Culture, Counterculture, and the Rise of Hip Consumerism

Användarrecension  - Gordon Hilgers - Goodreads

This, the first of Thomas Frank's many acclaimed books, takes on the cultural revolution of the sixties as peered through the lens of advertising, shows how advertising both helped to create and to co ... Läs hela recensionen

Review: The Conquest of Cool: Business Culture, Counterculture, and the Rise of Hip Consumerism

Användarrecension  - RK Byers - Goodreads

informative, but a little dryer than I'd have expected from a book on "cool". Läs hela recensionen

Review: The Conquest of Cool: Business Culture, Counterculture, and the Rise of Hip Consumerism

Användarrecension  - Luke Echo - Goodreads

This is a very detailed analysis of advertising trends in the USA in the 1960s. Frank makes some interesting points against the standard "Co-Option" theme which seem particularly valid with the early ... Läs hela recensionen

Review: The Conquest of Cool: Business Culture, Counterculture, and the Rise of Hip Consumerism

Användarrecension  - Joe - Goodreads

Great book. If you'd like me to elaborate with a 1,000 + word review, I accept both cash and personal checks. Läs hela recensionen

Review: The Conquest of Cool: Business Culture, Counterculture, and the Rise of Hip Consumerism

Användarrecension  - Ishkilmer - Goodreads

An interesting re-examination of how advertising and the business world interacted with the youth culture movement of the 1960s in a way that is more complex and nuanced than one might believe. He ... Läs hela recensionen

Review: The Conquest of Cool: Business Culture, Counterculture, and the Rise of Hip Consumerism

Användarrecension  - Stas - Goodreads

Anti-hipster bible. Läs hela recensionen


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