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The steal

Rachel Shteir

The steal

a cultural history of shoplifting

by Rachel Shteir

  • 18 Want to read
  • 10 Currently reading

Published by Penguin Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Shoplifting,
  • History

  • About the Edition

    A history of shoplifting assesses its cultural and economic significance, tracing its rise with the onset of department stores, its pathology, and its role as a symbol of anti-establishment sentiments and hyper-consumerism.

    Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [241]-248) and index.

    Other titlesCultural history of shoplifting
    StatementRachel Shteir
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV6648 .S58 2011
    The Physical Object
    Pagination256 p. ;
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25042596M
    ISBN 101594202974
    ISBN 109781594202971
    LC Control Number2010047842
    OCLC/WorldCa681488393

      Steal This Book? There’s a Price. By contrast, a Nielsen survey found that people who admitted to having read a pirated book in the . Still, Steal This Book is an important historical document, a lively example of a time when America's youth felt at war with the status quo, and petty crime was considered a justifi- able way to stand up against the corruption of the system.

    A handbook of survival and warfare for the citizens of Woodstock Nation A classic of counterculture literature and one of the most influential--and controversial--documents of the twentieth century, Steal This Book is as valuable today as the day it was published. It has been in print continuously for more than four decades, and it has educated and inspired countless thousands of young activists.4/5(10).   Parents need to know that the nonfiction Bomb: The Race to Build--and Steal--the World's Most Dangerous Weapon, a Newbery Honor Book, gives a detailed, suspenseful account of developing the first atom bombs, and the consequences of inventing and dropping The Bomb that effectively ended World War II and led to the Cold War/arms race between 4/5.

    This sounds slightly more reasonable, but most of the conditions in Premise #1 must still apply. If even one entity is essentially dishonest, it must steal books on a regular basis. That means it will steal not just one book, but many books -- and these books must be making a profit for the entity, or there would be no motivation for theft.   This is Kingdom Come Deliverance Thick as Thieves Peshek side quest walkthrough, third part - where to find Hanush's Illuminated book.


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