The culture of gadget examined from the aspect of popular and consumerist culture

DSpace/Manakin Repository

Show full item record

Title The culture of gadget examined from the aspect of popular and consumerist culture
Autor: Roguska, Agnieszka
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/11331/328
Date: 2015
Źródło: Гульні і забаву ў культуру правядзення вольнага часу дзяцей і моладзі: выклікі і перасцарогі зборнік навыковух прац выкладчыкаў спецыялістаў і студентаў / [редкалегія У. П. Люкевіч і інш.] ;Брэсцкі дзяржаўны Ўніверсітэт ім. А. С. Пушкіна. - Брэст: Іздат. Альтернатіва, 2015, c. 140-151.
Abstract: The article is supposed to introduce the issues of the culture of gadget as a consequence of mass and popular culture growth, civilization, technological and consumerism progress. There has been an attempt made to determine what gadgets are, how they influence people, how their owners are perceived by themselves and society opinion. It touches mainly building social status and self-esteem, creating identity or self-perception and opposed to public opinion. On one hand, gadgets may be associated with toys and objects to bring enjoyment while playing and fancy sharing with peers even for the fact of possessing them. However, they may become more than toys – a product of modern times, something which influences social status, allows for acceptance among peer group and simply fulfill the need of possessing the object. The article also gives examples of suggested gadget typology.
Description: Praca recenzowana

Files in this item

The following license files are associated with this item:

This item appears in the following Collection(s)

Uznanie autorstwa-Bez utworów zależnych 3.0 Polska Except where otherwise noted, this item's license is described as Uznanie autorstwa-Bez utworów zależnych 3.0 Polska

Search DSpace


Advanced Search

Browse

My Account

Statistics