Inventing Ourselves Out of Jobs? America"s Debate over Technological Unemployment, 1929--1981 (Studies in Industry and Society) by Amy Sue Bix

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Subjects:

  • Economic history,
  • Employment & unemployment,
  • Impact of science & technology on society,
  • Work & labour,
  • 20th century,
  • United States - General,
  • Labor,
  • History,
  • Business / Economics / Finance,
  • History: American,
  • USA,
  • United States - 20th Century,
  • History / United States / General

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The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages392
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7870856M
ISBN 100801869137
ISBN 109780801869136

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