Movement, Knowledge and Consumption Within Elderly Care Environments

Consumer research examines how identities are forged through co-constituted marketplace resources (Arnould & Thompson, 2005) with consumers engaged in the production of desirable and expressive identities. Using a bespoke palette of terms, our work investigates how elderly consumers produce frail identities without the luxury of choice within elderly care environments.



Citation:

Tim Stone, Paul Hewer, and Douglas Brownlie (2011) ,"Movement, Knowledge and Consumption Within Elderly Care Environments", in NA - Advances in Consumer Research Volume 39, eds. Rohini Ahluwalia, Tanya L. Chartrand, and Rebecca K. Ratner, Duluth, MN : Association for Consumer Research, Pages: 385-391.

Authors

Tim Stone, University of Aberdeen, Scotland
Paul Hewer, University of Strathclyde, Scotland
Douglas Brownlie, University of Stirling, Scotland



Volume

NA - Advances in Consumer Research Volume 39 | 2011



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