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Briefly acquaint yourself with the Wikipedia entry about Thorstein Veblen:.Afterwards read a couple of pages from the following work by this author:.Please discuss this reading assignment in light of the reading materials for this unit.Reference:Veblen, T. (1934).The theory of the leisure class: An economic study of institutions. New York:Modern library.Please discuss this reading assignment in light of the reading materials for this unit.Thorstein Veblen was the one who described the theory of leisure class as one that wasof the higher upper class and only had jobs that revolved around very honorary work (Veblen,1934). In some cultures, these jobs would be high ranking officials of more war centralcommunities. In other cultures, it would be jobs of religious authority being related to divinityand such. Of course, this sort of leisure class was only enjoyed by the higher class people and

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Term
Spring
Professor
Robert Green
Tags
Sociology, Thorstein Veblen, Leisure Class

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