Memories of Pre- and Post-Migration Consumption: Better Times Or Embodiments of a Defensive Mental State?

Previous studies have focused on the relationship between consumption and post-migration with little consideration of the traumatic effects of migration. We question the assumptions of migration being a positive process by exploring consumption as an embodiment of traumatic shift in migrants psyche and subsequent memories and behaviors.



Citation:

Andrew Lindridge (2012) ,"Memories of Pre- and Post-Migration Consumption: Better Times Or Embodiments of a Defensive Mental State? ", in NA - Advances in Consumer Research Volume 40, eds. Zeynep Gürhan-Canli, Cele Otnes, and Rui (Juliet) Zhu, Duluth, MN : Association for Consumer Research, Pages: 148-152.

Authors

Andrew Lindridge, The Open University Business School, UK



Volume

NA - Advances in Consumer Research Volume 40 | 2012



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