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Published: 15 May 2011

288 Pages

6 X 9 inches

ISBN: 9781846314872

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Cultures of Consumption in Modern French Literature

David H. Walker

Liverpool University Press

  • A timely exploration of the economic history of modern France as expressed in the fiction of the time
  • A critical tour de force: the first full length monograph from the widely-respected and internationally-renowned scholar for 15 years
  • Explores the work of a number of canonical authors and theorists, including Barthes, Bataille, Baudrillard, Benjamin, Bourdieu, de Certeau, Debord

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