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Schumacher, E. F. (Ernst Friedrich), 1911-1977
Small is beautiful : economics as if people mattered / E. F. Schumacher ; foreword by Bill McKibben
1st Harper Perennial ed
New York, N.Y. Harper Perennial, c2010
book jacket
Location Call Number Status
 3rd Floor  HB171 .S384 2010    AVAILABLE
Subject(s) Consumption (Economics)
Community development
Physical Description xvi, 324 p. ; 21 cm
Note "This book was originally published by Blond & Briggs Ltd., London, in 1973."--T.p. verso
Includes bibliographical references (p. 319-324)
Contents The problem of production -- Peace and permanence -- The role of economics -- Buddhist economics -- A question of size -- The greatest resource - education -- The proper use of land -- Resources for industry -- Nuclear energy - salvation or damnation? -- Technology with a human face -- Development -- Social and economic problems calling for the development of intermediate technology -- Two million villages -- The problem of unemployment in India -- A machine to foretell the future? -- Towards a theory of large-scale organisation -- Socialism -- Ownership -- New patterns of ownership
NOTE 517380
Alternate Author McKibben, Bill, author of introduction, etc

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