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Author O'Dell, Tom. author.

Title Culture unbound : Americanization and everyday life in Sweden / Tom O'Dell
Published Lund, Sweden : Nordic Academic Press, ©[1997]
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Description 1 online resource (256 pages) : illustrations
Summary Explaining the mechanisms behind the larger processes of globalization, modernization, and cultural imperialism, this book explores the realms of daily life in Sweden and how cultural impulses are actually integrated in the lives of ordinary people. The dreams, opinions, actions, and consumption desires of individuals with different social backgrounds are considered, determining the significance the processes of Americanization have had in shaping and influencing the form and content of everyday life in Sweden
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 244-256)
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject Public opinion -- Sweden.
Teenagers -- Sweden -- Attitudes
Culturele aspecten.
Dagelijks leven.
Sociaal-economische aspecten.
Civilization -- American influences.
HISTORY -- Europe -- Scandinavia.
Manners and customs.
Public opinion, Swedish.
Public opinion.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Anthropology -- Cultural.
Teenagers -- Attitudes.
Sweden -- Civilization -- American influences.
Sweden -- Social life and customs -- 20th century
United States -- Foreign public opinion, Swedish
United States.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9185509523