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Consuming Cities explores patterns of consumption and culture in contemporary urban environments, bringing together debates taking place in sociology and cultural studies. It is written with a broad interdisciplinary readership in mind. The book is thematically organized and draws on an international range of urban case studies from around the world. It critically assesses ...more
Paperback, 256 pages
Published October 29th 2004 by Palgrave Macmillan (first published January 1st 1392)
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دوران پس از دفاع مقدس و همین طور بهبود نسبی وضعیت اقتصادی تا چندی پیش، توسعه ی شهری مشهد، شیراز و تهران در کنار ساخت پرشتاب هایپرمارکت ها در همین شهرها. موافقان و مخالفان زیادی داشته و دارد. این کتاب میتواند به فهم این موضوع کمک کند.

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