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Language: de
Pages: 250
Authors: Andy Mulligan
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011 - Publisher:

Books about Trash
Waste and Want
Language: en
Pages: 368
Authors: Susan Strasser
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-05-27 - Publisher: Holt Paperbacks

An unprecedented look at that most commonplace act of everyday life--throwing things out--and how it has transformed American society. Susan Strasser's pathbreaking histories of housework and the rise of the mass market have become classics in the literature of consumer culture. Here she turns to an essential but neglected part
Trash Aesthetics
Language: en
Pages: 170
Authors: Deborah Cartmell
Categories: Culture in motion pictures.
Type: BOOK - Published: 1997 - Publisher: Pluto Press

Patterns of production and consumption are one of the foundation stones of media studies in the 1990s. Taking the audience as its starting point, this collection of essays focuses on aspects of audience response, interaction and manipulation in a diverse range of films, from high culture literary adaptations (The Scarlet
Trash Vortex
Language: en
Pages: 64
Authors: Danielle Smith-Llera
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-01-01 - Publisher: Capstone

Millions of tons of plastic slip into oceans every year. Some floats and travels slowly with the currents, endangering the health of marine animals. The rest is hardly visible but is far more dangerous. Tiny bits of plastic sprinkle the ocean's surface or mix into the sandy seafloor and beaches.
Garbage Land
Language: en
Pages: 336
Authors: Elizabeth Royte
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-08-29 - Publisher: Back Bay Books

Out of sight, out of mind ... Into our trash cans go dead batteries, dirty diapers, bygone burritos, broken toys, tattered socks, eight-track cassettes, scratched CDs, banana peels.... But where do these things go next? In a country that consumes and then casts off more and more, what actually happens