New York: B. W. Huebsch, 1919. New Edition. Hardcover. Ocatvo; pp; xiii, (iii), 367; green cloth, spine lettered in gilt. some pencil marks in the margins denoting passages else very good. Item #18894
As a leading intellectual of the Progressive Era, Veblen attacked production for profit. His emphasis on conspicuous consumption greatly influenced the socialist thinkers who sought a non-Marxist critique of capitalism and technological determinism.