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Consumer Economics : Issues and Behaviors

Consumer Economics : Issues and Behaviors - 05 edition

Consumer Economics : Issues and Behaviors - 05 edition

ISBN13: 9780130989741

ISBN10: 0130989746

Consumer Economics : Issues and Behaviors by Elizabeth B. Goldsmith - ISBN 9780130989741
Edition: 05
Copyright: 2005
Publisher: Prentice Hall, Inc.
Published: 2005
International: No
Consumer Economics : Issues and Behaviors by Elizabeth B. Goldsmith - ISBN 9780130989741

ISBN13: 9780130989741

ISBN10: 0130989746

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Summary

For undergraduate consumer economics and related consumer science courses.

This book provides an up-to-date look at the consumer movement and the intricacies of consumer behavior. It addresses who buys what, how, when, and why. It also looks at the forces that impact consumer choice in an ever-changing and often turbulent world.

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

PART ONE.

1. Consumers in a Changing World.
2. The Consumer Movement.
3. Consumer Theories and Developing a Model.

PART TWO.

4. Consumer Responsibilities, Redress, and Law.
5. Government Protection, Nongovernmental Pro-Consumer Groups, and Media.

PART THREE.

6. Consumers in the Marketplace.
7. Decision Making and the Influence of Advertising.
8. Food and Beverage Issues.
9. Health and Body Issues.
10. Ownership, Safety, and Repairs.
11. Being a Better Consumer of Housing and Vehicles.

PART FOUR.

12. Saving, Banking, Debt, and Credit Issues.
13.Insurance and Investment Issues.

PART FIVE.

14. Emerging Consumer Issues and the Global Perspective.
Appendix A: Consumer Careers and Graduate School.
Appendix B: Journals.
Appendix C: Presidents.
Glossary.
Index

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