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Affluence and Social Imbalance

  • James Ronald Stanfield
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Part of the Contemporary Economists book series (CONTECON)

Abstract

John Kenneth Galbraith’s The Affluent Society is one of the most famous books of the last twenty-five years. Its fame and, with the qualification that its basic message has gone unheeded, its influence, are indicated by its large sales; the adoption of its terminology; and the reviews, citations, and discussion given it (Sharpe, 1972; Hession, 1972; Gambs, 1975; Munro, 1977; Reisman, 1980).

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Conventional Wisdom Aggregate Demand Commodity Production Affluent Society Consumer Debt 
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© James Ronald Stanfield 1996

Authors and Affiliations

  • James Ronald Stanfield
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  1. 1.Colorado State UniversityFort CollinsUSA

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