Chapter 2. Rich

  1. Gail McDonald

Published Online: 25 FEB 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470690741.ch2

American Literature and Culture 1900-1960

American Literature and Culture 1900-1960

How to Cite

McDonald, G. (2008) Rich, in American Literature and Culture 1900-1960, Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Ames, Iowa, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470690741.ch2

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 25 FEB 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405101264

Online ISBN: 9780470690741

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Keywords:

  • European explorers;
  • new world;
  • home ownership;
  • education;
  • life expectancy

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Weber and Veblen: Reasons to Work and Reasons to Spend

  • USA

  • Work and Identity

  • Labor Reform

  • Consumption and Identity