Call Boomerang Books 1300 36 33 32

Description - Social Limits to Growth by Fred Hirsch

This text on the deceleration of economic growth argues that the causes of this were essentially social rather than physical. As societies become richer, an increasing proportion of the extra goods and services created are not available to everybody. Material affluence does not, therefore, necessarily make for a better society. This exposition of the social limits to growth attempts to connect many of the apparently disparate factors that blight modern life: alienation at work and deteriorating cities as well as inflation and unemployment.

Buy Social Limits to Growth by Fred Hirsch from Australia's Online Independent Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9780415119580
ISBN-10: 0415119588
Format: Paperback
(234mm x 156mm x mm)
Pages: 232
Imprint: Routledge
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Publish Date: 16-Mar-1978
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

Book Reviews - Social Limits to Growth by Fred Hirsch

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Social Limits to Growth book by Fred Hirsch and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a Boomerang Books Account Holder - it's free to sign up and there are great benefits!)

Write Review

Author Biography - Fred Hirsch

Fred Hirsch was formerly Professor of International studies at the University of Warwick, UK. He died in 1978.

Books By Fred Hirsch

Social Limits to Growth by Fred Hirsch
Hardback, December 2014