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Essays in contemporary civilization,

Author: Charles Wright Thomas
Publisher: New York, Macmillan Co. [©1931]
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Thomas, Charles Wright.
Essays in contemporary civilization.
New York, The Macmillan company [©1931]
(OCoLC)612783666
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Charles Wright Thomas
OCLC Number: 1548129
Description: x, [2], 627 pages 21 cm
Contents: What is opinion? / by Randolph Bourne --
The United States, Incorporated / by John Dewey --
Saving labour / by Stuart Chase --
Why do they work so hard? / by Robert S. Lynd and Helen M. Lynd --
The nemesis of American business / by Stuart Chase --
Makeshifts of the unemployed / by Clinch Calkins --
Lift up thine eyes / by Sherwood Anderson --
Danger at the A.O. Smith Corporation / by Stuart Chase --
Sabotage / by Louis Adamic --
The enemy of prosperity / by Stuart Chase --
The empire of machines / by John M. Clark --
The dogma of "business first" / by Stuart Chase --
The new challenge to scientific management / by H.S. Person --
Economics and social engineering / by Wesley C. Mitchell --
Waste -the future of prosperity / by Kenneth Burke --
Salesmanship: six cylinder ethics / by Stuart Chase --
Can business be civilized? / by Harols J. Laski --
Our changing characteristics / by James Truslow Adams --
Home was never like this / by Charles Merz --
The lamp of memory / by John Ruskin --
Architecture: the age of the machine / by Lewis Mumford --
The urbanism of Le Corbusier / by Hamilton Beatty --
The new world of science / by Sir J. Arthur Thomson --
Available energy / by Robert A. Millikan --
Evolution and ethics / by Thomas H. Huxley --
Religion and science / by Julian Huxley --
On the creative imagination / by C.W. Thomas --
Government in a technological society / by Charles A. Beard and William Beard --
Political ideals / by Bertrand Russell --
The national being / by A.E. --
The militarist and the pacifist ideals / by G. Lowes Dickinson --
Moral standards and social well-being / by Bertrand Russell and Dora Russell --
The luxury of integrity / by Stuart Chase --
Why I live in Tahiti / by James Norman Hall --
"The level of thirteen-year-olds" / by William Orton --
The appreciation of human worth / by Everett Dean Martin --
The poetic experience / by I.A. Richards --
Toward a new individualism / by John Dewey --
The art of living / by James Truslow Adams.
Responsibility: edited by C.W. Thomas.

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