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ERIC Number: EJ022784
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1970
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Growth Versus the Quality of Life
Wagar, J. Alan
Science, 168, 3936, 1179-1184, Jun '70
Develops the argument that growth is no longer a factor in society that we should be trying to increase. Discusses various ills resulting from the abuse of the growth concept. Presents a simplified calculus for The Good Life", and concludes with some criteria for developing the future economy, including the role science and technology should assume in improving the quality of life. (RR)
Descriptors: Human Development
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