TITLE

Riots and responsibility: guilt touches an icy adman's heart

AUTHOR(S)
Comstock, Gordon
PUB. DATE
October 2011
SOURCE
Creative Review;Oct2011, Vol. 31 Issue 10, p74
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the role of advertising in the August 2011 riots in London, England. The author suggests that consumerism played a role in the riots and discusses the role of advertising and branding in consumerism. The author suggests that the riots have a political aspect and considers whether adverting professionals should feel guilt over the riots.
ACCESSION #
66742569

 

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