The Receipt of Happiness

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Americans buy $256 billion worth of clothing each year. The Receipt of Happiness looks at the impact of consumerism on American society — from the inundation of advertisements in everyday life to the waste caused by our impulse to buy more than we need. We examine the psychological and economic issues underlying our collective shopaholic tendencies, and investigate alternatives.