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Can the youth materialism scale be used across different countries and cultures?

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): International Journal of Market Research. May2021, Vol. 63 Issue 3, p317-334. 18p. 2 Diagrams, 10 Charts, 1 Graph.

Abstract: As global material wealth rises and young people are heavily exposed to advertising across a range of channels, including rapidly developing social media where material goods are flaunted as symbols of a happy and successful lifestyle, materialism leve...

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A theory of dialectical transnational historical materialism for China's state capitalism and the China–US rivalry.

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Source(s): Third World Quarterly. Jul2022, Vol. 43 Issue 7, p1744-1764. 21p. 2 Diagrams, 2 Charts, 2 Graphs.

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Abstract: A new cold war seems to be looming between China and the United States. The escalating China–US rivalry calls for a more dialectical theory of international political economy that captures conflict and disintegration as an integral part of capitalist g...

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Dialectic of the International: Elaborating the Historical Materialism of the Gay Liberationists.

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Source(s): International Studies Quarterly. Sep2022, Vol. 66 Issue 3, p1-12. 12p.

Abstract: What is the relation between sexuality and the international? The literature on sexuality within international studies demonstrates that a full appreciation of contemporary transformations of sexuality across the globe requires an interrogation of the ...

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Contesting total extractivism: Between idealism and materialism.

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Source(s): Journal of Agrarian Change. Jul2022, Vol. 22 Issue 3, p632-637. 6p.

Abstract: This review essay develops a methodologically‐minded critical engagement with two books that seek to make big theoretical contributions to our understanding of the socially and ecologically destructive dynamics of extractivism. By reading both texts th...

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Desire To Be a Social Media Influencer: Desire for Fame, Materialism, Perceived Deprivation and Preference for Immediate Gratification as Potential Determinants.

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Source(s): Media Watch. Sep2022, Vol. 13 Issue 3, p246-263. 18p.

Abstract: Many young people have aspired to become social media influencers (SMIs) in today's social media proliferated world. However, there has been little scientific literature about this widespread aspiration. This study introduces a robust and straightforwa...

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Protocol statements, physicalism, and metadata: Otto Neurath on scientific evidence.

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Source(s): Studies in History & Philosophy of Science Part A. Dec2022, Vol. 96, p125-134. 10p.

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Abstract: Otto Neurath's role in the so-called protocol sentence debates is typically framed as primarily an epistemologically radical rejection of empiricist foundationalism. However, less well recognized is that from this debate, Neurath emerges with a concept...

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Causation in Physics and in Physicalism.

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Source(s): Acta Analytica. Dec2022, Vol. 37 Issue 4, p471-488. 18p.

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Abstract: It is widely thought that there is an important argument to be made that starts with premises taken from the science of physics and ends with the conclusion of physicalism. The standard view is that this argument takes the form of a causal argument for...

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Why Physics is not Wrong on Temporal Directionality, and Why This is not Necessarily Good News for Physicalism.

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Source(s): Foundations of Science. Dec2022, Vol. 27 Issue 4, p1285-1300. 16p. 1 Diagram.

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Abstract: This paper claims that, to the extent that temporal direction figures in physics at all, it is found there as part of the extra-scientific language science employs. The asymmetry between "before" and "after" is not captured by the mathematics of any th...

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A New Method to Bridge New Materialism and Emotional Mapping: Spatio-Emotional Experiences in Disaster-Affected Brazilian Favelas.

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Source(s): Qualitative Report. Nov2022, Vol. 27 Issue 11, p2432-2445. 14p.

Abstract: Within the field of emotional mapping, and mapping more broadly, nonhuman things are often understood as mere instruments - they have utility but not agency to shape meaning-making. In this paper we experiment with a new method that aims to challenge t...

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التنبؤ بالقيم المادية من خالل بعض المتغيرات الديمغرافية لدى طلبة جامعة الشرقية في سلطنة ُعمان.

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Source(s): An-Najah University Journal for Research, B: Humanities. Nov2022, Vol. 36 Issue 11, p2291-2312. 22p.

Abstract: هدفت هذه الدراسة إلى التنبؤ بالقيم المادية من خالل مجموعة من المتغيرات الديمغرافية )المستوى التعليمي للوالدين، الدخل الشهري لألسرة، المستوى الدراسي، التحصيل األكاديمي، التخصص األكاديمي، الجنس( لدى طلبة جامعة الشرقية في سلطنة ُعمان خالل العام الدراسي ، ...

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