The Affluent Society: Book Discussion

Book group members discussed The Affluent Society, written by John Kenneth Galbraith. The book examined the definition of economic security in today’s society and the dangers of societal complacence about economic equity.

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The Affluent Society: Book Discussion

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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Apr 17, 1999 | 11:43am EDT | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Apr 18, 1999 | 3:56am EDT | C-SPAN 2

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  • Apr 17, 1999 | 11:43am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 17, 1999 | 4:48pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 18, 1999 | 3:56am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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