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The theory of the leisure class : an economic study of institutions

Author: Thorstein Veblen
Publisher: New York : B.W. Huebsch, 1918. ©1912
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : New editionView all editions and formats
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Veblen, Thorstein, 1857-1929.
Theory of the leisure class.
New York : B.W. Huebsch, 1918, ©1912
(OCoLC)808618275
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Thorstein Veblen
OCLC Number: 2622607
Notes: Includes index.
Description: viii, 404 pages ; 20 cm
Contents: Introductory --
Pecuniary emulation --
Conspicuous leisure --
Conspicuous consumption --
The pecuniary standard of living --
Pecuniary canons of taste --
Dress as an expression of the pecuniary culture --
Industrial examption and conservation --
The conservation of archaic traits --
Modern survivals of prowess --
The belief in luck --
Devout observances --
Survivals of the non-invidious interest --
The higher learning as an expression of the pecuniary culture.
Responsibility: by Thorstein Veblen.

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