7 edition of The theory of the leisure class. found in the catalog.
The theory of the leisure class.
|LC Classifications||HB831 .V4 1973|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xxix, 21-261 p.|
|Number of Pages||261|
|LC Control Number||72014079|
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The Theory of the Leisure Class: An Economic Study of Institutions () is a book by Thorstein Veblen about how the possession or pursuit of wealth affects human behavior. More specifically, it is a treatise on economics as well as a detailed, social critique of 'conspicuous consumption' as a function of social class and of consumerism, derived from the social stratification of people and.
The leisure class as a whole comprises the noble and the priestly classes, together with much of their retinue. The occupations of the class are correspondingly diversied; but they have the common economic characteristic of being non-industrial.
These non-industrial upper-class occupations may be roughly comprised under government, warfare. The theory of conspicuous consumption was introduced by Thorstein Veblen in his book The Theory of the Leisure Class.
The oldest theory of distribution, it poses that people spend money on obtaining luxury goods and services to give an indication of their wealth to other members of society.
His first book, The Theory of the Leisure Class, subtitled An Economic Study of Institutions, was published in Still read today, it represents the essence of most of his thinking. Veblen sought to apply Darwins evolutionism to the study of modern economic life.
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