The Resource The lost Massey lectures : recovered classics from five great thinkers, John Kenneth Galbraith ... [et al.], (electronic resource)

The lost Massey lectures : recovered classics from five great thinkers, John Kenneth Galbraith ... [et al.], (electronic resource)

Label
The lost Massey lectures : recovered classics from five great thinkers
Title
The lost Massey lectures
Title remainder
recovered classics from five great thinkers
Statement of responsibility
John Kenneth Galbraith ... [et al.]
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The CBC Massey Lectures, an annual broadcasting fixture for more than 45 years and Canada's preeminent public lecture series, featured some of the finest talks by some of the greatest minds of modern times. In this extraordinary collection, major thinkers offer passionate polemics on the major issues of the 20th century. Here are King on race and prejudice; Galbraith on economics and poverty; Jacobs on Canadian cities and Quebec separatism; Goodman on the moral ambiguity of America; Brandt on international peace; Kierans on globalism and the nation-state; and much more. Their words not only ha
Member of
Cataloging source
QE2
Dewey number
081
Index
no index present
LC call number
JZ1242
LC item number
.L675 2007eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1908-2006
  • 1908-2006
  • 1911-1972
  • 1916-2006
  • 1914-2004
  • 1929-1968
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Galbraith, John Kenneth
  • Galbraith, John Kenneth
  • Goodman, Paul
  • Jacobs, Jane
  • Kierans, Eric W.
  • King, Martin Luther
Series statement
CBC Massey lectures series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Corporate state
  • Industrial policy
  • Nation-state
  • Social policy
  • Corporate state
  • Developing countries -- Economic conditions
  • Industrial policy
  • Nation-state
  • Québec (Province) -- History -- Autonomy and independence movements
  • Social policy
  • United States -- Civilization -- 20th century
  • United States -- Moral conditions
  • United States -- Social conditions -- 1945-
  • Geography
  • Political Science
  • Developing countries
  • Québec (Province)
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
Label
The lost Massey lectures : recovered classics from five great thinkers, John Kenneth Galbraith ... [et al.], (electronic resource)
Link
http://calgary.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=22CCD505-9194-4C18-9B6D-6E70F82D487D
Instantiates
Publication
Note
A collection of five Massey lectures are reprinted in their entirety. The authors include: John Kenneth Galbraith, Paul Goodman, Jane Jacobs, Eric W. Kierans, and Martin Luther King Jr
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Introduction / Bernie Lucht -- The underdeveloped country / John Kenneth Galbraith -- The moral ambiguity of America / Paul Goodman -- Conscience for change / Martin Luther King, Jr. -- Canadian Cities and Sovereignty Association / Jane Jacobs -- Globalism and the nation-state / Eric W. Kierans -- Appendix A -- Appendix B -- Appendix C -- Notes -- About the lectures and the lecturers
Control code
ocn632165805
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 399 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780887848643
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)632165805
Label
The lost Massey lectures : recovered classics from five great thinkers, John Kenneth Galbraith ... [et al.], (electronic resource)
Link
http://calgary.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=22CCD505-9194-4C18-9B6D-6E70F82D487D
Publication
Note
A collection of five Massey lectures are reprinted in their entirety. The authors include: John Kenneth Galbraith, Paul Goodman, Jane Jacobs, Eric W. Kierans, and Martin Luther King Jr
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Introduction / Bernie Lucht -- The underdeveloped country / John Kenneth Galbraith -- The moral ambiguity of America / Paul Goodman -- Conscience for change / Martin Luther King, Jr. -- Canadian Cities and Sovereignty Association / Jane Jacobs -- Globalism and the nation-state / Eric W. Kierans -- Appendix A -- Appendix B -- Appendix C -- Notes -- About the lectures and the lecturers
Control code
ocn632165805
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 399 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780887848643
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)632165805

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