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Product Description: A Culturematic is a little machine for making culture. It’s an ingenuity engine. Once wound up and released, the Culturematic acts as a probe into the often-alien world of contemporary culture, to test the atmosphere, to see what life it can sustain, to see who responds and how...read more

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9781469201863 | Unabridged edition (Brilliance Audio, May 1, 2013), cover price $14.99 | About this edition: A Culturematic is a little machine for making culture.

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Product Description: Welcome to Culturematic: How Reality TV, John Cheever, a Pie Lab, Julia Child, Fantasy Football, Burning Man, the Ford Fiesta Movement, Rube Goldberg, NFL Films, Wordle, Two and a Half Men, a 10,000-Year Symphony, and ROFLCom Memes Will Help You Create and Execute Breakthrough IdeasA Culturematic is a little machine for making culture...read more

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9781422143292 | Harvard Business School Pr, May 15, 2012, cover price $28.00 | About this edition: Welcome to Culturematic: How Reality TV, John Cheever, a Pie Lab, Julia Child, Fantasy Football, Burning Man, the Ford Fiesta Movement, Rube Goldberg, NFL Films, Wordle, Two and a Half Men, a 10,000-Year Symphony, and ROFLCom Memes Will Help You Create and Execute Breakthrough IdeasA Culturematic is a little machine for making culture.

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Product Description: A Culturematic is a little machine for making culture. It’s an ingenuity engine. Once wound up and released, the Culturematic acts as a probe into the often-alien world of contemporary culture, to test the atmosphere, to see what life it can sustain, to see who responds and how...read more

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9781469201832 | Mp3 una edition (Brilliance Audio, May 15, 2012), cover price $24.99 | About this edition: A Culturematic is a little machine for making culture.

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Product Description: A Culturematic is a little machine for making culture. It’s an ingenuity engine. Once wound up and released, the Culturematic acts as a probe into the often-alien world of contemporary culture, to test the atmosphere, to see what life it can sustain, to see who responds and how...read more

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9781469201856 | Mp3 una edition (Brilliance Audio Lib Edn, May 15, 2012), cover price $39.97 | About this edition: A Culturematic is a little machine for making culture.

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Product Description: A Culturematic is a little machine for making culture. It’s an ingenuity engine. Once wound up and released, the Culturematic acts as a probe into the often-alien world of contemporary culture, to test the atmosphere, to see what life it can sustain, to see who responds and how...read more

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9781469201818 | Unabridged edition (Brilliance Audio, May 15, 2012), cover price $29.99 | About this edition: A Culturematic is a little machine for making culture.
9781469201849 | Unabridged edition (Brilliance Audio Lib Edn, May 15, 2012), cover price $74.97 | About this edition: A Culturematic is a little machine for making culture.

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Product Description: A Culturematic is a little machine for making culture. It’s an ingenuity engine. Once wound up and released, the Culturematic acts as a probe into the often-alien world of contemporary culture, to test the atmosphere, to see what life it can sustain, to see who responds and how...read more

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9781469203201, titled "Culturematic: How Reality TV, John Cheever, a Pie Lab, Julia Child, Fantasy Football... Will Help You Create and Execute Breakthrough Ideas" | Mp3 una edition (Brilliance Audio, May 1, 2013), cover price $14.99 | About this edition: A Culturematic is a little machine for making culture.

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Product Description: The American corporation--deaf and blind to the world around it--needs a new professional. It needs a Chief Culture Officer.Grant McCracken, an anthropologist who now trains some of the world's biggest companies and consulting firms, argues that the CCO would keep a finger on the pulse of contemporary cultural trends while developing a systematic understanding of the deep waves of culture in America and the world...read more

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9780465018321 | Basic Books, December 1, 2009, cover price $26.95 | About this edition: Levi-Strauss, the jeans and apparel maker, missed out on the hip-hop trend.

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9780465022045 | Basic Books, May 10, 2011, cover price $16.99 | About this edition: The American corporation--deaf and blind to the world around it--needs a new professional.

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Product Description: Self reinvention has become a preoccupation of contemporary culture. In the last decade, Hollywood made a 500-million-dollar bet on this idea with movies such as Multiplicity, Fight Club, eXistenZ, and Catch Me If You Can. Self reinvention marks the careers of Madonna, Ani DiFranco, Martha Stewart, and Robin Williams...read more

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9780253350725 | Indiana Univ Pr, May 1, 2008, cover price $50.00 | About this edition: Self reinvention has become a preoccupation of contemporary culture.

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9780253219572 | Indiana Univ Pr, May 1, 2008, cover price $24.00 | About this edition: Self reinvention has become a preoccupation of contemporary culture.

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Product Description: Lawyers or Grave Robbers? Is a book that asks the question? Is it possible for a lawyer who acts as an executor of a deceased estate to become a grave robber? Lawyers or Grave Robbers? Tells a story about a lawyer/executor who empowers himself over a family by remaining unaccountable for his actions through legal instruments...read more

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9781453701829 | Createspace Independent Pub, April 18, 2008, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: Lawyers or Grave Robbers?

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Product Description: Is it possible any longer to "read" markets fast enough to respond to them? A world of discrete parts is now one interconnected web of ceaseless calculation and response. Marketing has become a thing of speed and turbulence, with all the players moving simultaneously...read more

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9780253347596 | Indiana Univ Pr, July 30, 2006, cover price $25.95 | About this edition: Is it possible any longer to "read" markets fast enough to respond to them?

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Product Description: A follow-up to Grant McCracken’s groundbreaking Culture and Consumption, this new book trades the usual platitudes about the consumer society for a more detailed, exacting anthropological treatment. Each section of the book pairs a brief essay with an academic article...read more

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9780253345660 | Indiana Univ Pr, July 30, 2005, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: A follow-up to Grant McCracken's groundbreaking "Culture and Consumption", this new book trades the usual platitudes about the consumer society for a more detailed, exacting anthropological treatment.

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9780253217615 | Indiana Univ Pr, July 30, 2005, cover price $20.95 | About this edition: A follow-up to Grant McCracken’s groundbreaking Culture and Consumption, this new book trades the usual platitudes about the consumer society for a more detailed, exacting anthropological treatment.

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Product Description: Book by McCracken, Grant

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9780879516574 | Overlook Pr, May 1, 1996, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Book by McCracken, Grant
9780756779108 | Diane Pub Co, April 1, 1995, cover price $17.00

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Product Description: "This book compiles and integrates highly innovative work aimed at bridging the fields of anthropology and consumer behavior." ―Journal of Consumer Affairs"... fascinating... ambitious and interesting... " ―Canadian Advertising Foundation Newsletter"...read more

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9780253315267 | Indiana Univ Pr, April 1, 1988, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: "This book compiles and integrates highly innovative work aimed at bridging the fields of anthropology and consumer behavior.

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9780253206282 | Reprint edition (Indiana Univ Pr, January 1, 1991), cover price $17.95 | About this edition: "This book compiles and integrates highly innovative work aimed at bridging the fields of anthropology and consumer behavior.

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