Giana Eckhardt – Consuming Buddhists

  Event Date: 23 January 2014 Windsor Auditorium Royal Holloway University of London Egham, Surrey TW20 0EX The School of Management at Royal Holloway University of London presents: Inaugural Lecture Professor Giana Eckhardt (RHUL) – Consuming Buddhists How do Chinese Buddhists incorporate their non-materialist beliefs into the increasing consumerism which permeates modern Chinese society? A Buddhist worldview can encompass the …

Craig J. Thompson – Marketplace Performativities and the Naturalization of Gender Transgression

  Event Date: 13 December 2013 Torrington Room Senate House University of London Malet St London WC1E 7HU The School of Management at Royal Holloway University of London presents: Professor Craig J. Thompson (Wisconsin-Madison) – Marketplace Performativities and the Naturalization of Gender Transgression Through an analysis of the roller derby field, we develop a new conceptualization of the interrelationships between …

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Heide Gerstenberger – The Market, Violence and Consumers

Event Date: 7 November 2013Room 264Senate HouseUniversity of LondonMalet StLondon WC1E 7HU The School of Management at Royal Holloway University of London presents: Professor Heide Gerstenberger (Bremen) – The Market, Violence and Consumers There is no doubt about it. Capitalism has been one of the great hopes in the development of mankind. And not only proponents of capitalism but also …