The overspent American
- Main contributors
Jhally, Sut; Alper, Loretta; Garner, Kelly
The film discusses the cultural forces that cause Americans to work longer hours and spend more than they can afford in order to participate in a consumption competition with others.
Media Education Foundation
Economics, Business, Commerce, Labor; Economics, Business, Commerce, Labor; American Culture, History; Consumer behavior -- United States; Consumption (Economics) -- United States; Credit -- United States; Debt -- United States; Americans -- Finance, Personal; Lifestyles -- United States; Saving and investment -- United States; Values -- United States
North America; United States; Massachusetts; Northampton
Distinctive Media Collections
- Rights Statement
- In Copyright
Access is restricted to patrons at the University of Maryland.
- Physical Description
32 minutes; color
Films @ UM
Access condition: campus-only.
- Other Identifiers
Filename: lms-090503; Fedora 2 PID: umd:77912; Handle Identifier: hdl:1903.1/11198; Catalog Key: alephsys003886006; OCLC: ocn664253770
This item is accessible by: collection staff, users in specific IP Ranges.