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By Jerome Braun,Lauren Langman

This publication examines alienation from either a sociological and psychoanalytic standpoint, revisiting vintage remedies of the subject (Marx, Simmel, Weber) and exploring its relevance to realizing post-modern customer society. It examines the escapist potentials for stable and for ailing in glossy society - these fostered by way of advertisement pursuits, and people maintained by means of members and teams as their kind of resisting alienation.

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