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A Mixed Economy of Fashion Design

McRobbie, Angela. 2003. A Mixed Economy of Fashion Design. In: Ash Amin and Nigel Thrift, eds. Cultural Economy Reader. Oxford: Blackwell, pp. 3-14. ISBN 978-0631234296 [Book Section]

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(Extracted from British Fashion Design 1998)

This Reader brings together the exciting and innovative work that has appeared in the last 10 years in the growing field of cultural economy. Brings together exciting and innovative work from the last ten years in the emerging field of cultural economy. Contains a substantial introduction by the editors on the main strands and history of the cultural economy approach. Shows how the pursuit of prosperity always involves multiple and hybrid orderings that cannot be reduced to either the terms culture or economy. Shows that thinking about cultural economy is both a substantive task and a valuable contribution to knowledge. Material is organised around different links in the value chain.

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Book Section

Departments, Centres and Research Units:

Media, Communications and Cultural Studies

Dates:

DateEvent
2003Published

Item ID:

14565

Date Deposited:

27 Oct 2015 12:31

Last Modified:

27 Jun 2017 14:44

URI:

http://research.gold.ac.uk/id/eprint/14565

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