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This paper presents an exploratory study of the consumption practices of UK‐based young Iranians. Based on a series of in‐depth interviews and participatory observation we provide an insight into the identity‐constituting meanings associated with consumption practices. We illustrate how...
It would be valuable to consumer research to increase understanding of marginalized communities and their consumption experiences. This paper advances postcolonial analysis as useful in this respect. A review of postcolonialism shows a perspective that encompasses the experience of the...
The paper approaches the issue of the (de)construction of gay/straight symbolic boundaries. The interpretative model discussed acknowledges two main theoretical calls: (i) Holt's post‐structuralist concern for complementing our understanding of consumption through the analysis of what and how...
Technological and cultural change has led to the increased incorporation of surveillance techniques in all types of consumer research. This paper raises a number of topical controversies regarding the research potential, ethical status and practical consequences of these approaches. We report on...
Three things are drawn together to form the basis for this article: the contemporary debates about excessive consumption, a theoretical interest in markets and consumption, and a set of sensivities concerning the study of social practices derived from the sociology of science and techniques. The...
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