Affluenza / producers, John de Graaf, Vivia Boe ; writer, John de Graaf ; a co-production of KCTS Television and Oregon Public Broadcasting

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Course/Professor: IMC GENERAL RESERVE *
Subjects: Culture
Consumption (Economics)--United States
Advertising--Social aspects--United States
Materialism--United States
Consumers--Attitudes
Advertising--Psychological aspects
Marketing--Social aspects
Marketing--Psychological aspects
Youth--Attitudes
Advertising and children--United States
Values
Finance, Personal
Bankruptcy--United States
Simplicity
Advertising--History--20th century
Documentary films
United States--Social life and customs
Formats: Video Recording, VHS
Material Type: Projected medium -- Monograph
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Edition: Classroom version
Published: Oley, PA : Bullfrog Films, c1997
LC Classification: H, HC
Physical Description: 1 videocassette (56 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 1/2 in. + 1 teacher's guide (36 p. ; 20 cm.)
Additional Authors: De Graaf, John
Boe, Vivia
Simon, Scott
KCTS (Television station : Seattle, Wash.)
Oregon Public Broadcasting
Bullfrog Films, inc
Notes: VHS
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
Host: Scott Simon ; commentary: Richard Harwood, Jeremy Rifkin, Paul Wachtel, Laurie Mazur, Michael Jacobson, Gerald Celente, Richard Swenson, Glenn Stanton, Juliet Schor, David Korten, Vicki Robin, David Shi, Susan Strasser, Kalle Lasn, Ted Halstead, Joe Dominguez, Duane Elgin
Credits: Photography, David Fox ... [et al.]; editors, John de Graaf ...[et al.]; music, Sheila Espinoza
Issued in classroom version (29/27 min.)
Summary: Uses personal stories, expert commentary and old film clips to illustrate the causes and consequences of consumerism in American society
Contents: Symptom: Swollen expectations -- Symptom: Shopping fever -- Symptom: Chronic stress -- Symptom: Hyper commercialism -- Symptom: Material: Girls (and boys) -- Symptom: Rash of bankruptcies -- Symptom: Fractured families -- Symptom: Social scars -- Symptom: Resource exhaustion -- Symptom: Global infection
OCLC Number: 37628845