American Sociological Association

Consumers and Consumption

The Section on the Sociology of Consumers and Consumption seeks to promote research, dialog and teaching about the multi-faceted ways in which consumers, commodities, consumption and market logics have come to inform virtually all aspects of social life and social interaction.

Section Officers & Council


Past Chair: Frederick F. Wherry, Yale University 2017
Chair: Juliet B. Schor, Boston College 2017
Chair-Elect: Ashley E. Mears, Boston University 2017
Section Secretary/Treasurer: Josee Johnston, University of Toronto 2019
Student Representative: Max Besbris, New York University 2017

Section Council

Jeremy Markham Schulz, University of California, Berkeley 2017
Jennifer A. Jordan, Univ. of Wisconsin-Milwaukee 2019

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