How Do Authenticity Meanings Evolve? a Longitudinal Analysis of Music Album Reviews

Previous research has focused on individual consumer evaluations and types of authenticity. We take an institutional perspective to explore field-level factors by analyzing the text of 4,924 album reviews. We find that authenticity criteria are a function of the institutional resources critics have available for judgment as a field matures.



Citation:

Matteo Corciolani, Kent Grayson, and Ashlee Humphreys (2017) ,"How Do Authenticity Meanings Evolve? a Longitudinal Analysis of Music Album Reviews", in NA - Advances in Consumer Research Volume 45, eds. Ayelet Gneezy, Vladas Griskevicius, and Patti Williams, Duluth, MN : Association for Consumer Research, Pages: 53-56.

Authors

Matteo Corciolani, University of Pisa, Italy
Kent Grayson, Northwestern University, USA
Ashlee Humphreys, Northwestern University, USA



Volume

NA - Advances in Consumer Research Volume 45 | 2017



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