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Author: Wallace Brett Donham; Alfred North Whitehead
Publisher: New York, Whittlesey House, McGraw-Hill Book Company, Inc., 1931.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Donham, Wallace Brett, 1877-
Business adrift.
New York, Whittlesey House, McGraw-Hill Book Company, inc., 1931
(OCoLC)572841056
Online version:
Donham, Wallace Brett, 1877-
Business adrift.
New York, Whittlesey House, McGraw-Hill Book Company, inc., 1931
(OCoLC)609280838
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Wallace Brett Donham; Alfred North Whitehead
OCLC Number: 518583
Notes: "A development and enlargement of an address which I gave at the first annual meeting of the Two hundred fifty associates of the Harvard business school."--Foreword.
The introduction, "On foresight," was originally delivered as an address at the Graduate School of Business Administration, Harvard University. cf. Note.
Description: 2 preliminary leaves, vii-xxix, 165 pages 24 cm
Contents: Part I. Foresight and Its Elements --
Theory of Foresight --
The Necessary Elements in Foresight --
A Tentative Theory of Foresight --
Part II. Business and Civilization --
Business Adrift --
A Problem Involving Foresight --
Wants: The Emerging Importance of Intangibles --
The Security Illusion of 1907-1929 --
The Disappearance of this Illusion of Security --
Will an Indefinitely Expanding Export Trade Remain? --
The Trade War Among Capitalistic Nations --
and Russia --
A Plan for American Business --
Defending Capital Against Democracy --
General Employment Policies --
Security, Leisure and the Development of the Home Market --
Stabilization.
Responsibility: by Wallace Brett Donham ... with an introduction by Alfred North Whitehead ...

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