When I am presenting our ethnographic findings about media habits amongst the younger generation, it sometimes feels like I am talking about a different tribe. Almost like the old anthropologists, that travelled to Africa or Asia, coming back to describe totally unknown habits and customs from their exotic fieldwork far, far away from home. Media … Fortsättning
Youths are very skilled in selecting what’s real and what’s phony in the commercialized world. Sometimes a simple message – just telling like it is by a person they trust – is all it takes for a commercial to get across as honest and trustworthy. ”I really like Dogge Doggelitos commercial for Elgiganten”, Omar (17 … Fortsättning
Identity brands are positioned in the consumer’s daily life rather than in their minds. That’s why knowledge about cognitions and the buying decision process won’t help you if that’s what you are trying to accomplish. You need to understand the consumer’s identity projects, their desires and anxieties in their everyday life, collectively constructing and maintaining their identities. … Fortsättning
Elliot, R. & Kritsadarat, W. (1998), Brands as Symbolic Resources for The Construction of Identity, International Journal of Advertising, vol. 17 February, 131-144
Inspired by Zeus Jones.