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The affluent society

Author: John Kenneth Galbraith
Publisher: London : Penguin, 1999, ©1998.
Series: Penguin economics
Edition/Format:   Book : English : New edView all editions and formats
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Why worship work and productivity if many of the goods we produce are superfluous - artificial 'needs' created by high-pressure advertising? Why begrudge expenditure on vital public works while  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Kenneth Galbraith
ISBN: 0140285199 9780140285192
OCLC Number: 41311465
Notes: "Updated and with a new introduction by the author."
This ed. originally published as Fortieth Anniversary ed.: Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 1998. - Previous ed.: London : André Deutsch, 1985.
Includes index.
Description: xii, 276 p. ; 20 cm.
Series Title: Penguin economics
Responsibility: John Kenneth Galbraith.

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