A Long Way From Home: Automatic Culture in Domestic and Civic Life

In Floyd W. Rudmin & Marsha Richins (eds.), Meaning, Measure, and Morality of Materialism. Provo, UT, USA: pp. 1-9 (1992)
Download Edit this record How to cite View on PhilPapers
Abstract
A Long Way From Home: Automatic Culture in Domestic and Civic Life criticizes tendencies toward automatism in American culture and modern life, and calls for a recentering of domestic and civic life as a means to revitalize social life. Keywords: Automatic Culture, Autonomy Versus Automatic, Moral Homelessness, Materialism, The Great American Centrifuge, Consuming Devices, Home Cooking, From the Walled City to the Malled City, Malls, Vaclav Havel
Categories
(categorize this paper)
PhilPapers/Archive ID
HALALW
Upload history
Archival date: 2019-09-09
View other versions
Added to PP index
2019-09-09

Total views
30 ( #50,072 of 53,502 )

Recent downloads (6 months)
9 ( #45,328 of 53,502 )

How can I increase my downloads?

Downloads since first upload
This graph includes both downloads from PhilArchive and clicks on external links on PhilPapers.