Skip to main content

The Affluent Society Revisited


Write The First Customer Review
The Affluent Society Revisited - Berry, Mike
Filter Results
Item Condition
Seller Rating
Other Options
Change Currency
Cash for Textbooks

Textbook Buyback

This book revisits John Kenneth Galbraith's classic text The Affluent Society in the context of the background to, and causes of, the global economic crisis that erupted in 2008. Each chapter takes a major theme of Galbraith's book, distils his arguments, and then discusses to what extent they cast light on current developments, both in developed economies and in the economics discipline. The themes include: inequality, insecurity, inflation, debt, consumer behaviour, financialization, the economic role of government ( ...

The Affluent Society Revisited 2015, Oxford University Press, Oxford

ISBN-13: 9780198746423


The Affluent Society Revisited 2013, Oxford University Press, Oxford

ISBN-13: 9780199686506