in Madison, Wis .
Written in English
Bibliography: p. -39.
|Series||Studies in American social conditions--6|
|LC Classifications||Z7164.S66 S8 no. 6|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||39|
|LC Control Number||10005064|
Genre/Form: Bibliography: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Edwards, Richard Henry, Concentrated wealth. Madison, Wis., (OCoLC) Sam Pizzigati writes on inequality for the Institute for Policy Studies. His latest book: The Case for a Maximum Wage (Polity). Among his other books on maldistributed income and wealth. This book will summarize what we know about technology and inequality across disciplines, and seek out new ways to analyze this relationship based on technology and business practices, with the objective of restoring digital technology as an engine of opportunity. Besides the unique focus on the Concentrated Wealth in a Digital World. The Concentration of Wealth. Excerpt from "The Concentration of Wealth: Its Economic Justification" By William Graham Sumner. Written in the s. Reprinted in Social Darwinism: Selected Essays of William Graham Sumner, William Graham Sumner (–) was one of the leading social philosophers during the period of the Industrial Revolution known as the Gilded Age, which began in .
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