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John Kenneth Galbraith : his life, his politics, his economics

Author: Richard Parker
Publisher: Chicago : University of Chicago Press, ©2005
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Parker, Richard, 1946-
John Kenneth Galbraith.
Chicago : University of Chicago Press, ©2005
(DLC) 2006035454
(OCoLC)71151186
Named Person: John Kenneth Galbraith; John Kenneth Galbraith
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Parker
OCLC Number: 993657040
Notes: Originally published: New York : Farrar, Straus, and Giroux, 2005.
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [Place of publication not identified] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2017. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (820 pages) : illustrations
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Introduction : on first coming to Cambridge --
Growing up in special places --
Harvard in the 1930s --
American agriculture and the new deal --
Getting ready for Keynes --
Going to the temple --
Moving on--toward war --
Now comes war --
Luce, Keynes, and "the American century" --
Surveying the consequences of war --
A new war beginning --
Back to Harvard : new economics and new voices --
Stevenson and the liberals --
The affluent society : parting company with the mainstream --
Kennedy, Sputnik, and "liberal growthmanship" --
On the new frontier --
India --
Tragedy, triumph, tragedy --
The new industrial state --
Collisions --
Galbraith and Nixon : two Keynesian presidents --
The price of hypocrisy --
The great unraveling --
The economics of joy --
Joy fades --
Century's end --
Conclusion : the Galbraith legacy.
Responsibility: Richard Parker.
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