The strength of such arguments is determined by whether people can and do limit their “market attitude” to the economic sphere, or whether or not this perspective comes to dominate society as a whole. For instance, can or not it’s kept at a distance from non-public relationships, or do individuals develop a market perspective with regard to intimate relationships as properly, as sociologist Eva Illouz argues (e.g., 2012)? As Anderson emphasizes, the larger question behind this concern … Read More