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Marilyn Halter
Marilyn Halter

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Marilyn Halter, a member of the history department and the American Studies program at Boston University, is also a research associate at Boston University's Institute for the Study of Economic Culture. She is the author of Between Race and Ethnicity and the editor of New Migrants in the Marketplace. She lives in Lakeville, Massachusetts.

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Shopping for Identity
The Marketing of Ethnicity
Written by Marilyn Halter


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
Publisher: Schocken
On Sale: July 23, 2002
Price: $11.16

In America today, you can connect to your ethnic heritage in dozens of ways, or adopt an identity just for an evening. Our society is not a melting pot but a salad bar--a bazaar in which the purveyors of goods and services spend close to $2 billion a year marketing the... Read more >
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Shopping for Identity
The Marketing of Ethnicity
Written by Marilyn Halter


Format: eBook, 256 pages
Publisher: Schocken
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $10.99

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