Posts Tagged ‘ Decommodification ’

Prepare for the Playa Sparking Commerce Through Community

July 10, 2012
By Jessi 'Sprocket' Janusee
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“We’re not against commerce–hell, commerce is the backbone of civilization, what we are against is the commodification of culture.” Larry Harvey told Frobes Magazine in 1999 when they featured an interesting article focusing on Burning [...]

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Decommodification: A Letter From The Editor

February 1, 2012
By Jessi 'Sprocket' Janusee
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Decommodification is one of the most important aspects of Burning Man culture. This concept allows for some of the other Ten Principles, like radical self-reliance, radical inclusion and gifting, to fully develop as ways of [...]

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