High On Design: the New Cannabis Culture

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While cannabis is a recreational drug still strongly associated with Western subculture, it has recently become a huge industry. Over the past few years, consuming the herb has become legal in several countries, and a wave of entrepreneurs has emerged, looking to generate and cash in on a new generation of consumers. Through insightful texts, this book reflects on the novel aesthetics, people, and trends of contemporary cannabis culture, and provides a wider view of the phenomenon.Addiction, crime, science, the marketing of weed as a booster of creativity and a medical aid, and the use of hemp in clothing are all considered.
ISBN 9783899558807. Die Gestalten Verlag.
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While cannabis is a recreational drug still strongly associated with Western subculture, it has recently become a huge industry. Over the past few years, consuming the herb has become legal in several countries, and a wave of entrepreneurs has emerged, looking to generate and cash in on a new generation of consumers. Through insightful texts, this book reflects on the novel aesthetics, people, and trends of contemporary cannabis culture, and provides a wider view of the phenomenon.Addiction, crime, science, the marketing of weed as a booster of creativity and a medical aid, and the use of hemp in clothing are all considered.
  • Publisher
    Die Gestalten Verlag
  • Release
    July 2020
  • Binding
    hb
  • Format
    256 pages. 21 x 26 cm
  • Status for WholeSale
    in stock but no release until August 2020 and more due 2/9/20
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    not yet published