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Veblen, Thorstein 1857-1929

Overview
Works: 476 works in 2,443 publications in 16 languages and 57,811 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography 
Roles: Author, Translator, Honoree, Other
Classifications: HB831, 330.1
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The theory of the leisure class; an economic study of institutions by Thorstein Veblen( Book )

516 editions published between 1899 and 2014 in 16 languages and held by 10,397 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

(Dover thrift editions)
The theory of business enterprise. 1904 by Thorstein Veblen( Book )

150 editions published between 1904 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 2,192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This 1904 volume presciently criticizes the dominance of large corporations in culture and economy, contrasting the goals of business--the making of profit--with the goals of industry--the making of goods. Veblen describes the industrial system as essentially flawed in many ways
Imperial Germany and the industrial revolution by Thorstein Veblen( Book )

99 editions published between 1915 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,927 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Published at the beginning of World War I, this 1915 collection brings together thirty years of writings on the social and economic conditions that brought the Germany into global conflict. He considers the ancient origins of the German people, their historic conflict with England, and the economic policy of the imperial state
The higher learning in America; a memorandum on the conduct of universities by business men by Thorstein Veblen( Book )

98 editions published between 1918 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,802 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The engineers and the price system by Thorstein Veblen( Book )

86 editions published between 1921 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,789 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The place of science in modern civilisation, and other essays by Thorstein Veblen( Book )

76 editions published between 1906 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Absentee ownership and business enterprise in recent times; the case of America by Thorstein Veblen( Book )

74 editions published between 1923 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The portable Veblen by Thorstein Veblen( Book )

44 editions published between 1948 and 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The instinct of workmanship, and the state of the industrial arts by Thorstein Veblen( Book )

99 editions published between 1912 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An inquiry into the nature of peace and the terms of its perpetuation by Thorstein Veblen( Book )

54 editions published between 1917 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As the Great War raged, Veblen, a leading thinker of his day, pondered just what it would take to create a peaceful world, and what such a world might look like. Veblen's answer (1917) included a league of peaceful and democratic nations, and the neutralization of Germany as a future military threat
Essays in our changing order by Thorstein Veblen( Book )

47 editions published between 1934 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Essays in Our Changing Order is the ninth volume in the collected works of America's pre-eminent social scientist, Thorstein Veblen. Each volume has a new opening essay, in this case, a comprehensive review of Veblen's work by Scott Bowman
The vested interests and the common man. The modern point of view and the new order by Thorstein Veblen( Book )

72 editions published between 1919 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 1,067 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What Veblen taught; selected writings of Thorstein Veblen by Thorstein Veblen( Book )

46 editions published between 1936 and 1973 in English and Undetermined and held by 954 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Essays, reviews, and reports; previously uncollected writings by Thorstein Veblen( Book )

15 editions published between 1973 and 1978 in 3 languages and held by 549 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thorstein Veblen; [selections from his work by Thorstein Veblen( Book )

9 editions published between 1963 and 1967 in English and Undetermined and held by 543 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Théorie de la classe de loisir. by Thorstein Veblen( Book )

16 editions published between 1970 and 1978 in French and English and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Raymond Aron dit dans sa préface que, parmi les sociologues méconnus, Veblen est le plus célèbre. Le présent ouvrage de ce fils de paysan norvégien, mort en 1929, analyse et décrit une comédie sociale "où les hommes fortunés apparaissent épris d'argent, de gloire et de prestige, jamais rassasiés, car le succès de chacun ne s'apprécie que dans la mesure où il surclasse celui des autres". Une oeuvre qui a vieilli "sans prendre de rides"
The vested interests and the state of the industrial arts ("The modern point of view and the new order") by Thorstein Veblen( Book )

5 editions published in 1919 in English and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Laxdaela saga by Laxdaelar( Book )

5 editions published in 1925 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Conspicuous consumption by Thorstein Veblen( Book )

8 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The science of finance by Gustav Cohn( Book )

8 editions published in 1895 in English and Undetermined and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Veblen, T. 1857-1929

Veblen, T. B. 1857-1929

Veblen, T. (Torsteĭn), 1857-1929

Veblen, Th. B.

Veblen, Thorstein

Veblen, Thorstein 1857-1929

Veblen, Thorstein B.

Veblen, Thorstein B. 1857-1929

Veblen, Thorstein Bunde

Veblen Thorstein Bunde 1857-1929

Veblen, Thorsten 1857-1929

Veblen, Torstein

Veblen Torstein 1857-1929

ヴェブレン, ソースティン

ヴエブレン

Languages
English (1,495)

Spanish (41)

German (30)

Japanese (27)

Chinese (26)

Italian (19)

French (16)

Polish (5)

Danish (4)

Dutch (2)

Swedish (1)

Finnish (1)

Russian (1)

Korean (1)

Norwegian (1)

Czech (1)

Covers
The theory of business enterprise. 1904Imperial Germany and the industrial revolutionThe higher learning in America; a memorandum on the conduct of universities by business menThe engineers and the price systemThe place of science in modern civilisation, and other essaysAbsentee ownership and business enterprise in recent times; the case of AmericaThe instinct of workmanship, and the state of the industrial artsAn inquiry into the nature of peace and the terms of its perpetuation