Half Title Page.
List of Contributors.
Introduction: Consumer Culture Theory: Ten Years Gone (and Beyond).
1: Chaosmosis: French Thought Styles and the Possible Reactivation of Consumer Culture Theory.
2: Roots and Development of Consumer Culture Theory.
Selected Conference Papers.
3: Consumer Culture Theory and the AMA Job Market: Understanding the Challenges and Crafting Winning Strategies.
4: Critical Theory in Consumer Research: Advancing the Conversation.
5: Critical Regionalities: Re-Thinking Regions in CCT.
6: The Formation of Consumer Activism: Context and Meanings of an Activist Order.
7: Chronos and Kairos: Multiple Futures and Damaged Consumption Meaning.
8: Of Gates and Doors: A Critical Reflection on Agency.
9: The Peril of Pink Bricks: Gender Ideology and Lego Friends.
10: Myth-Mediated Branding.
11: Memories Standing Outside of the Self: The Commodity, the Collector, and Walter Benjamin's Theory of Experience.
12: Connoisseurship Taste Ritual.
13: Ambiguity and Fandom: The (Meaningless) Consumption and Production of Popular Culture.
14: “They're Taking Us for Fools” — When Ethnic Spectacles Are Perceived as Dystopias.
15: Resolving Contradictions in Human Brand Celebrity and Iconicity.
16: Sensory Identity: The Impact of Olfaction on Consumption.
17: Negotiating Identity Reconstruction Through Consumption: An Analysis of the Experiences of Consumers with Acquired Sensory Impairments.
18: “There Will Not Be a World Cup”: The Kratophanous Power of the FIFA 2014 World Cup in Brazil.
19: Taking Off Our Earrings and Staying Out of Jail: Black Women and Madea on Tyler Perry's Chitlin’ Circuit.