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Discipline name H-index Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Social Sciences and Humanities H-index 84 Citations 71,253 292 World Ranking 81 National Ranking 8

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Awards & Achievements

2017 - Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada Academy of Social Sciences

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • World War II
  • Law
  • Social science

Russell W. Belk spends much of his time researching Social psychology, Marketing, Consumer behaviour, Advertising and Aesthetics. The Self research Russell W. Belk does as part of his general Social psychology study is frequently linked to other disciplines of science, such as Gift giving, therefore creating a link between diverse domains of science. The study incorporates disciplines such as Qualitative research, Sharing economy, The Internet and Public relations in addition to Marketing.

Russell W. Belk has included themes like Consumer research, Situational ethics, Consumer culture theory and Prosocial behavior in his Consumer behaviour study. His Consumer culture theory study combines topics in areas such as Positive economics, Brand culture, Premise, Construct and Conspicuous consumption. His Advertising research includes themes of Content analysis, Ideology, Politics and China.

His most cited work include:

  • Possessions and the extended self. (5529 citations)
  • You are what you can access: Sharing and collaborative consumption online (1334 citations)
  • Materialism: Trait Aspects of Living in the Material World (1317 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

Russell W. Belk mostly deals with Advertising, Social psychology, Marketing, Consumer behaviour and Aesthetics. A large part of his Advertising studies is devoted to Consumer Culture. His Marketing research incorporates elements of Qualitative research and Public relations.

His Consumer behaviour study frequently links to related topics such as Consumer research. Russell W. Belk is studying Consumption, which is a component of Aesthetics.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Advertising (19.60%)
  • Social psychology (14.14%)
  • Marketing (12.41%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2016-2021)?

  • Aesthetics (9.93%)
  • Marketing (12.41%)
  • Advertising (19.60%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

His primary areas of study are Aesthetics, Marketing, Advertising, Public relations and Sharing economy. Russell W. Belk studies Consumption, a branch of Aesthetics. When carried out as part of a general Marketing research project, his work on Consumer research is frequently linked to work in Work, therefore connecting diverse disciplines of study.

His Consumer behaviour and Consumer Culture investigations are all subjects of Advertising research. In his research, Media studies is intimately related to Originality, which falls under the overarching field of Public relations. His Sharing economy study typically links adjacent topics like Commerce.

Between 2016 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • Sharing without caring (24 citations)
  • Qualitative Research in Advertising (23 citations)
  • Servant, friend or master? The relationships users build with voice-controlled smart devices (17 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • World War II
  • Law
  • Social science

Public relations, Advertising, Field, Sharing economy and Consumer research are his primary areas of study. His Public relations research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in Tourism, Originality and Public good. Specifically, his work in Advertising is concerned with the study of Consumer behaviour.

His studies deal with areas such as Focus group, Social movement, Brand management and Appropriation as well as Consumer behaviour. His biological study spans a wide range of topics, including Specialty coffee, Consumer Culture, Consumption, Participant observation and Taste. His Consumer research research focuses on subjects like Videography, which are linked to Netnography, Typology, Development theory, Marketing and Key.

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Top Publications

Possessions and the extended self.

Russell W. Belk.
Journal of Consumer Research (1988)

12537 Citations

Possessions and Self

Russell Belk.
Wiley International Encyclopedia of Marketing (2010)

8070 Citations

You are what you can access: Sharing and collaborative consumption online

Russell Belk.
Journal of Business Research (2014)

3045 Citations

Materialism: Trait Aspects of Living in the Material World

Russell W. Belk.
Journal of Consumer Research (1985)

2970 Citations

The Sacred and the Profane in Consumer Behavior: Theodicy on the Odyssey

Russell W. Belk;Melanie Wallendorf;John F. Sherry.
Journal of Consumer Research (1989)

2700 Citations

Situational Variables and Consumer Behavior

Russell W. Belk.
Journal of Consumer Research (1975)

2578 Citations

Culture and Consumption: New Approaches to the Symbolic Character of Consumer Goods and Activities

Russell W. Belk;Grant McCracken.
Journal of Marketing (1989)

1620 Citations

Extended Self in a Digital World

Russell W. Belk.
Journal of Consumer Research (2013)

1536 Citations

The Fire of Desire: A Multisited Inquiry into Consumer Passion

Russell W. Belk;Güliz Ger;Søren Askegaard.
Journal of Consumer Research (2003)

1356 Citations

Three Scales to Measure Constructs Related to Materialism: Reliability, Validity, and Relationships to Measures of Happiness

Russell W. Belk.
ACR North American Advances (1984)

1276 Citations

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