Conquest by Consumption: Fashion as a Colonial Agent

Conquest by Consumption: Fashion as a Colonial Agent @Mark O’Connell 2015, no reproduction without permission “As a society becomes increasingly affluent, wants are increasingly created by the process by which they are satisfied…. Wants thus come to depend on output. In technical terms, it can no longer be assumed that welfare is greater at an all-round higher level of production than at a lower one. It may be the same. The higher level of production has, merely, a higher levelRead more