Making Home Away From the Established Models of Ownership: Preliminary Findings From a Housing Cooperative

Based on an ethnographic study conducted in the context of a large cooperative house located near the metropolitan area in France, where residents practice consciously elected collective cohabitation, we examine how consumers make home (Douglas 1991) in a physical space of a house deliberately devoid of conventional forms of ownership.


Ons Belaid, Mariam Beruchashvili, Sonia Cappelli, and William Sabadie (2020) ,"Making Home Away From the Established Models of Ownership: Preliminary Findings From a Housing Cooperative", in NA - Advances in Consumer Research Volume 48, eds. Jennifer Argo, Tina M. Lowrey, and Hope Jensen Schau, Duluth, MN : Association for Consumer Research, Pages: 1232-1232.


Ons Belaid, IAE Lyon, France
Mariam Beruchashvili, California State University Northridge, USA
Sonia Cappelli, University of Lyon, France
William Sabadie, University Jean Moulin Lyon 3, France


NA - Advances in Consumer Research Volume 48 | 2020

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