TITLE

The American Job

AUTHOR(S)
Gleason, Arthur
PUB. DATE
June 1921
SOURCE
New Republic;6/15/21, Vol. 27 Issue 341, p73
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the idea of production for use which makes the community the instrument and arbiter of social change. Role of the consumer; Activities of liberals and socialists; Application of the principle of production for use and service.
ACCESSION #
15139611

 

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