Section on Consumers and Consumption

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Mission Statement

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 2014-2015

Chair, Sharon Zukin, Brooklyn College and City University of New York Graduate Center
Chair-Elect, Frederick Wherry, Yale University
Past Chair, Dan Cook, Rutgers University
Secretary/Treasurer, Laura J. Miller, Brandeis University

Council Members
Ashley Mears, Boston University (2015)
Josée Johnston, University of Toronto (2015)
Martha Coe, New York University (2015)
Amy Hanser, University of British Columbia (2016)
Jennifer Smith Maguire, Univeristy of Leicester (2016)       
Sarah Cappeliez, Universty of Toronto (2016)

Chair of Publications and Media, 2013-2015
Nicki Lisa Cole, Institute for Advanced Studies on Science, Technology and Society in Graz, Austria


Section Home Page

Please go to the Section Website for updates and information. We are pleased to partner with the Charisma Network ,Consumer Culture Theory and the Sociology of Consumption of the European Sociological Association.