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. pp. 1-9 (1992)
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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

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Eugene Halton
University of Notre Dame

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