Voice Of The Poor / Edition 1

Voice Of The Poor / Edition 1

by John Kenneth Galbraith
     
 

What is surprising about these essays is not the insight and grace with which they are written--we have come to expect that--but the fact that nobody has expressed matters in quite this way before. John Kenneth Galbraith writes about what advice the poor nations (as, avoiding euphemism, he calls them) ought to offer to the more fortunate countries...In this little… See more details below

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What is surprising about these essays is not the insight and grace with which they are written--we have come to expect that--but the fact that nobody has expressed matters in quite this way before. John Kenneth Galbraith writes about what advice the poor nations (as, avoiding euphemism, he calls them) ought to offer to the more fortunate countries...In this little book there are essential lessons to ponder--for the governments of the rich countries, for those of the poor lands, and for the concerned citizens of both.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780674942967
Publisher:
Harvard University Press
Publication date:
12/12/1983
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
100
Product dimensions:
0.24(w) x 5.50(h) x 8.50(d)

Table of Contents

1. Of Wealth and Wisdom

2. The Constraints of Historical Process

3. The Second Imperial Requiem

4. The Military Nexus

5. Historical Process and the Rich

Index

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