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By Arthur Penty,Dr. Peter Chojnowski

Subtitled "A problem to the parable of Progress," this assortment contains decisions from Old Worlds for New, Post-Industrialism, Towards a Christian Sociology, and Means and Ends. This first-ever anthology of Penty's works offers a compelling imaginative and prescient either one of what is wrong with the realm and of what sort of socio-economic order may aid to make it correct. The writings during this quantity offer a sampling of Penty's thorough and persuasive critique of the myths that dominate glossy monetary and social idea. in addition they define his highbrow and sensible software for the recovery of such necessities in fiscal lifestyles because the dignity of work, justice in pricing, fairness in estate distribution, caliber in craftsmanship, protection of rural tradition, and, certainly, the popularity of non secular fact because the beginning of all genuine fiscal order.

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