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Cover of: Mcdonaldization by George Ritzer, editor.

the reader
2nd ed.

Published by Pine Forge Press, an imprint of SAGE Publications, Inc. in Thousand Oaks, [Calif.] .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

Mcdonaldization: basics, studies, applications and extensions
An introduction to mcdonaldization / George Ritzer
Precursors : bureaucracy and Max Weber's theory of rationality, irrationality and the iron cage / George Ritzer
Islands of the living dead: the social geography of mcdonaldization / George Ritzer
On mass distribution : a case study of chain stores in the restaurant industry / Joel Nelson
A sociology of rib joints / P.D. Holley and D.E. Wright
Mcdonald's as a disneyized institution / Alan Bryman
Urgent dreams : climbing, rationalization, and ambivalence / Ian Heywood
A conversation with Eric Schlosser, author of Fast food nation
A conversation with Morgan Spurlock on his documentary "Supersize me"
Mcdonaldization : the major criticisms / Bryan Turner
The mcdonaldization of social structures and institutions
Mcdonaldization of America's police, courts and corrections / Mathew B. Robinson
Mcdonaldization of the sex industries? the business of sex / Kathryn Hausbeck and Barbara Brents
Mcdonaldization and the family / Sarah Raley
What do hamburgers and drug care have in common : some unorthodox remarks on the mcdonaldization and rationality of drug care / Uwe E. Kemmesies
Mcdonaldization, education and mcmorals / Suzanne Hudd
The mcdonaldization of the internet / Alan Neustadtl and Meyer Kestnbaum
Mcjobs: mcdonaldization and its relationship to the labor process
George Ritzer
Mcwork in Europe / Tony Royle
Supersizing farms : the mcdonaldization of agriculture / Andrew J. Knight
From creeds to burgers / John Drane
Mccitizens : risk, coolness, and irony in contemporary politics / Bryan S. Turner
Cathedrals of consumption : rationalization, enchantment, and disenchantment / George Ritzer
Mcdonaldization and the global sports store : constructing consumer meanings in a rationalized society / Steven Miles
Credit cards, fast food restaurants, and rationalization / George Ritzer
Cross-cultural analysis, social movements and social change
Jihad vs. mcworld / Benjamin Barber
September 11, 2001 : mass murder and its roots in the symbolism of American consumer culture / George Ritzer
The mclibel trial story
Striking the golden arches : French farmers protest Mcd's globalization / David Morse
Slow food / Mara Miele and Jonathan Murdock
The debate over the relationship between mcdonaldization and globalization
Globalization and culture : three paradigms / Jan N. Pieterse
Mcdonaldization and the global culture of consumption / Malcolm Waters
Transnationalism, localization, and fast foods in East Asia / James L. Watson
The mcdonaldization mosaic : glocalization and diversity
Bryan turner
Domesticating the french fry: mcdonald's and consumerism in Moscow / Melissa L. Caldwell
"Global implications..." American behavioral scientist 47, October 2003, pp. 162-166 / Alan Bryman
Glocommodification : how the global consumes the local McDonald's in Israel / Uri Ram
Globalization and McDonaldization / George Ritzer
Globaloney : unraveling the myths of globalization / Michael Veseth
Some thoughts on the future of mcdonaldization / George Ritzer.

Edition Notes

Includes index.


Dewey Decimal Class 306.0973
Library of Congress HN59.2 .M423 2006

The Physical Object

Pagination p. cm.

ID Numbers

Open Library OL3411562M
ISBN 10 1412926009
LC Control Number 2005027635
Goodreads 673916


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