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'Ad Nauseam' Questions Happy Consumerismnew

For anyone who's read much about consumerism, there's not a lot of new ground covered here -- unsurprising, perhaps, since many of the book's articles date back to the mid '90s. The theme throughout is this: what makes advertising so powerful is its slippery method of using suggestive imagery instead of intellectual argument to associate products with positive emotions.
The Georgia Straight  |  Jennifer Croll  |  09-11-2009  |  Nonfiction

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