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By Gordon Mathews, Tai-lok Lui

ISBN-10: 9622095461

ISBN-13: 9789622095465

This publication indicates how the designated ehtnographic learn of intake in Hong Kong may end up in a deeper realizing of Hong Kong existence as an entire, in addition to of intake on the planet at large.

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BM* ° 1986 o (Affluent, but Not Rich) ° « i c H » W # » ° # S : 1#M ° M 85-8 ° Corrigan, Peter. 1997. The Sociology of Consumption. London: Sage. Douglas, Mary, and Baron Isherwood. 1979. The World of Goods: Towards an Anthropology of Consumption. London: Allen Lane. Economist, The. 1998. , p. 28-9. Featherstone, Mike. 1995. Undoing Culture: Globalization, Postmodernism, and Identity. London: Sage. J. Jackson Lears, eds. 1983. The Culture of Consumption: Critical Essays in American History 1880-1980.

Expenditure on clothes was not regular for most households. Adults seldom bought or had clothes made unless it was absolutely necessary. When these were necessary, a man would spend about $10 for a pair of trousers and a shirt; women would often buy a few yards of material[s] to be sewn either by themselves or by tailors into the traditional Chinese dress of a pair of slacks and a short over-garment. The only definite idea housewives had about expenditure on clothes was that about school uniforms for their children.

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