Ernest Dichter was an Austrian-American psychologist and marketing expert known as the “father of motivational research.” Dichter pioneered the application of. Dr. Ernest Dichter is the Director of the Institute of Motivational Research. In this book which is not really readable enough to be popular (in spite of its title) or. Get this from a library! The strategy of desire.. [Ernest Dichter].

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Motivational research and hysteria about consumer manipulation at the hands of evil corporations were based on assumptions that dicgter are passive saps who are brainwashed into wanting this and that, whereas it had become more politically expedient for the left and the right both to begin to argue that consumers exercised real power over and in their deliberate shopping choices.

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Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands. This method, which resembled the techniques used by cultural anthropologistscontrasted sharply with the quantitative marketing research methods in use at the time. AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally.


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Account Options Sign in. We believe price tends to indicate the value of things, not the other way around. The slogan, “Put a tiger in your tank” was built around the insight that consumers associate motor vehicles with power. Handbook of Consumer Motivations: Popmatters is wholly independently owned and operated. Lea rated it really liked it Aug 14, Computers are our best analysts, not Freudians. For a few decades, those assumptions were regarded as dubious — rejected etnest being patronizing toward consumers, refusing to grant them agency or the sophistication to desire things for complicated yet still conscious reasons.

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The Strategy Of Desire by Ernest Dichter

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He goal was to help explain why people act the way they do and how positive behavioral change might be achieved. Ernest Erhest is famous as one of the founding fathers of motivational research. He and his wife fled to Paris, but soon realised that France was also a dangerous place for a Jewish family. In Vance Packard ‘s book on Dichter and his practices, Packard recalls meeting Dichter in his castle strxtegy finding children watching televisions while resident psychologists, crouching behind special screens secretly filmed and studied their every action so that they could inform advertisers how to manipulate their unconscious minds.

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So what then to make of the return of the irrational consumer? There was a problem adding your email address. After being released, he learned that his name had been added to a list of subversives.

Between the late s and the s, Dichter worked on hundreds of advertising campaigns, packaging ideas and product designs – from cake mixes to dichtee. The 80 Best Books of Gries edsErnest Dichter and Motivation Research: By clicking on “Submit” you agree that you have read and agree to the Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.

Please try again later. Packard’s book argued that many consumers “are being influenced and manipulated far more than we realize in the patterns of our everyday lives.

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