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Growth fetish

Author: Clive Hamilton
Publisher: Crows Nest, N.S.W. : Allen & Unwin, 2003.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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On both left and right, all major political parties in the Western world share the same belief: the first objective of government should be to raise the rate of economic growth. Hamilton shows how the feverish pursuit of economic growth has been used to justify the radical transformation of government, work and leisure.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Hamilton, Clive.
Growth fetish.
Crows Nest, N.S.W. : Allen & Unwin, 2003
(OCoLC)52504542
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Clive Hamilton
ISBN: 1741150949 9781741150940
OCLC Number: 53003741
Description: 1 online resource (xvii, 262 pages)
Contents: Introduction; 1 Growth fetishism; 2 Growth and wellbeing; 3 Identity; 4 Progress; 5 Politics; 6 Work; 7 Environment; 8 The post-growth society; Notes; Index.
Responsibility: Clive Hamilton.
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On both left and right, all major political parties in the Western world share the same belief: the first objective of government should be to raise the rate of economic growth. Hamilton shows how the feverish pursuit of economic growth has been used to justify the radical transformation of government, work and leisure.

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