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The theory of the leisure class

Author: Thorstein Veblen
Publisher: New York ; London : Penguin, 1994.
Series: Penguin twentieth-century classics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A critique of American snobbery and wastefulness. It satirizes practices such as 'conspicuous consumption', a pattern of behaviour that still flourishes among us.

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Named Person: Thorstein Bunde Veblen
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Thorstein Veblen
ISBN: 0140187952 9780140187953
OCLC Number: 33359595
Notes: Originally published: New York : Macmillan, 1899.
Description: xi, 400 pages ; 20 cm.
Series Title: Penguin twentieth-century classics.
Responsibility: Thorstein Veblen ; introduction by Robert Lekachman.

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