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The affluent society revisited

Author: Mike Berry
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford Univ. Press, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book revisits John Kenneth Galbraith's The Affluent Society from the perspective of the background to, and causes of, the 2008 global economic crisis. Each chapter takes a major theme of his  Read more...

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Named Person: John Kenneth Galbraith
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Mike Berry
ISBN: 9780199686506 0199686505
OCLC Number: 885432777
Description: VI, 204 Seiten
Contents: Preface ; 1. Why Revisit The Affluent Society? ; 2. The Power of Ideas: Reflections on the Conventional Wisdom ; 3. The Central Tradition ; 4. Inequality ; 5. Economic Security ; 6. The Ambiguities of Production ; 7. The Dethroned Consumer ; 8. Inflation ; 9. Debt ; 10. The Theory of Social Balance ; 11. Switching Tracks ; 12. The Idea of Power ; 13. The Moral Order ; 14. Concluding Thoughts ; A Reader's Guide
Responsibility: Mike Berry.

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Berry has written an accessible book for students of economics and the social sciences as well as for general readers interested in contemporary affairs and public policy ... Highly recommended. * Read more...

 
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