adjective see Galbraith

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • galbraithian — gal·braith·ian …   English syllables

  • galbraithian — (ˈ)gal¦brāthēən, thyən adjective Usage: usually capitalized Etymology: John Kenneth Galbraith b1908 American economist + English ian : of or relating to the economic theories or programs of John Kenneth Galbraith …   Useful english dictionary

  • Galbraith — biographical name John Kenneth 1908 American (Canadian born) economist • Galbraithian adjective …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • The Nature of Mass Poverty — [The nature of mass poverty Galbraith, J.K. Cambridge, Mass. (USA) Harvard Univ. Press 1979 ISBN 0 674 60533 0 Originally given as lectures at the Graduate Institute of International Studies, University of Geneva and at Radcliffe Institute;] is… …   Wikipedia

  • Galbraith — /ˈgælbreɪθ/ (say galbrayth) noun John Kenneth, 1908–2006, US economist and diplomat, born in Canada; his economic works, generally Keynesian in philosophy, include The Affluent Society (1958) and The New Industrial State (1967). –Galbraithian,… …   Australian English dictionary

  • Gal|brai|thi|an — «gal BRAY thee uhn», adjective, noun. –adj. of or having to do with John Kenneth Galbraith, born 1908, an American economist, or his ideas and theories: »... the Galbraithian diagnosis of private affluence within public squalor (Manchester… …   Useful english dictionary

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