The Theory of the Leisure Class Quiz

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Questions 1-5 of 25:

1.

According to Veblen, how do men's attitudes change as they acquire more and more pecuniary interest in their work? (from Survivals of the Non-Invidious Interest)

2.

What doctrine does education contribute to, in Veblen's opinion? (from The Higher Learning as an Expression of the Pecuniary Culture)

3.

Who performs the most vicarious consumption, according to Veblen? (from Dress as an Expression of the Pecuniary Culture)

4.

What is it that forces the resistant social classes to adapt to new conditions? (from Industrial Exemption and Conservatism)

5.

How does Veblen say the clothing of worshipers differs from daily clothing? (from Devout Observances)

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