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The Culture of Contentment

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The author's response to the political and economic condition of the West today, this book traces the growth of a new, stultifying contentment in our society. Galbraith contrasts the condition of the underclass to that of the self-serving, politically dominant classes. He looks at the causes and by-products of the current politico-economic stasis, such as short-term thinking and investment, and draws parallels between the crippling denial of trouble in Eastern Europe and that in our own backyard. The author also wrote "The Affluent Society" and "The New Industrialist State".

VG pages, a little edge and cover wear + owner's name plate to inside of front cover.

Item details

Author(s):
Galbraith, John Kenneth
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
1992
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
1856191478
ISBN-13:
9781856191470
Number of pages:
195
Publisher:
Sinclair-Stevenson

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The author's response to the political and economic condition of the West today, this book traces the growth of a new, stultifying contentment in our society. Galbraith contrasts the condition of the underclass to that of the self-serving, politically dominant classes. He looks at the causes and by-products of the current politico-economic stasis, such as short-term thinking and investment, and draws parallels between the crippling denial of trouble in Eastern Europe and that in our own backyard. The author also wrote "The Affluent Society" and "The New Industrialist State".

VG pages, a little edge and cover wear + owner's name plate to inside of front cover.

Author(s):
Galbraith, John Kenneth
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
1992
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
1856191478
ISBN-13:
9781856191470
Number of pages:
195
Publisher:
Sinclair-Stevenson

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