WorldCat Identities

Packard, Vance 1914-1996

Overview
Works: 190 works in 1,335 publications in 8 languages and 24,806 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works 
Roles: Author, Composer, Lyricist
Classifications: HF5822, 301.44
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The hidden persuaders by Vance Packard( Book )

281 editions published between 1957 and 2007 in 8 languages and held by 3,741 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An account of the motivation research people, the advertising agency psychologists who analyze consumer desires and find out how to make people buy the things the agencies are paid to promote. Personalities, techniques, symbols, and approaches are discussed and some of the leading ad psychologists are interviewed
The waste makers by Vance Packard( Book )

117 editions published between 1960 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 2,463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reveals the tactics used by businesses to create consumer needs and desires for products that waste resources and finances in addition to undermining human values and independence
The status seekers; an exploration of class behavior in America and the hidden barriers that affect you, your community, your future by Vance Packard( Book )

101 editions published between 1959 and 1981 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Study of the informal class system in America and the characteristics of the individual social levels
The naked society by Vance Packard( Book )

72 editions published between 1964 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the invasion of privacy in the United States by governmnent, business, and education. Describes surveillance techniques and tools of investigative experts
A nation of strangers by Vance Packard( Book )

31 editions published between 1972 and 1974 in 3 languages and held by 2,061 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The people shapers by Vance Packard( Book )

17 editions published between 1977 and 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,874 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines projects and developments in several scientific fields that are concerned with the physical modifications and behavior control of humans, including genetic engineering, bionics, and programming behavior
The pyramid climbers by Vance Packard( Book )

59 editions published between 1962 and 1970 in 3 languages and held by 1,529 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The author writes about American business executives subjected to training programs, screened by psychiatrists and stimulated by a frantic desire for success. He tells why many of them stop advancing far short of the peak of their particular corporate pyramid
The sexual wilderness : the contemporary upheaval in male-female relationships by Vance Packard( Book )

24 editions published between 1968 and 1970 in English and Spanish and held by 1,511 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Our endangered children : growing up in a changing world by Vance Packard( Book )

4 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 1,153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines America's child-rearing institutions and cultural trends affecting the young, such as divorce and families in which both parents work, identifies their potentially harmful affects, and offers specific advice for creating a nurturing environment
The ultra rich : how much is too much? by Vance Packard( Book )

5 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 926 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Interviews thirty men and women who have an average net worth of $330 million in an effort to investigate trends in modern society
The status seekers by Vance Packard( Book )

53 editions published between 1959 and 1973 in 3 languages and held by 365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die geheimen Verführer : der Griff nach dem Unbewussten in jedermann by Vance Packard( Book )

68 editions published between 1957 and 1992 in 3 languages and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American social classes in the 1950s : selections from Vance Packard's The Status seekers by Vance Packard( Book )

6 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in English and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Animal IQ; the human side of animals by Vance Packard( Book )

2 editions published in 1950 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die wehrlose Gesellschaft by Vance Packard( Book )

27 editions published between 1964 and 1984 in German and Undetermined and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the right of privacy in the United States by government, business, and education. Describes surveillance techniques and tools of investigative reports
Die große Verschwendung by Vance Packard( Book )

17 editions published between 1960 and 1966 in German and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sexual wilderness; the upheaval in male-female relationships: the breakup of traditional morality: new trends in sexual behavior among the young by Vance Packard( Book )

19 editions published between 1968 and 1970 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

I persuasori occulti by Vance Packard( Book )

35 editions published between 1958 and 2015 in Italian and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How to pick a mate : the guide to a happy marriage by Clifford R Adams( Book )

2 editions published in 1946 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die unsichtbaren Schranken : Theorie u. Praxis d. Aufstiegs in d. "klassenlosen" Gesellschaft by Vance Packard( Book )

13 editions published between 1959 and 1962 in German and Undetermined and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The hidden persuaders
Alternative Names
Oakley, Packard Vance 1914-1996

Oakley, Vance 1914-1996

Packard, Vance

Packard, Vance 1914-1996

Packard, Vance O.

Packard, Vance O. 1914-1996

Packard, Vance O. (Vance Oakley), 1914-1996

Packard, Vance Oakley.

Packard, Vance Oakley 1914-

Packard, Vance Oakley 1914-1996

Packard, Vence Oakley 1914-1996

Vance Packard American journalist

Vance Packard Amerikaans journalist (1914-1996)

Vance Packard amerykański dziennikarz i krytyk społeczeństwa

Vance Packard giornalista e sociologo statunitense

Vance Packard US-amerikanischer Publizist

פאקארד, ואנס אוקלי 1914-1996

פקרד, ונס אוקלי 1914-1996

فانس بكارد، 1914-1996

ونس پکارد

패카드, V. 1914-1996

패카드, 밴스 오클리 1914-1996

팩카드, V. 1914-1996

팩카드, 밴스 오클리 1914-1996

팩카아드 V 1914-1996

パッカード, V

パッカード, ヴァンス

Languages
English (652)

German (120)

French (62)

Spanish (62)

Italian (35)

Japanese (13)

Turkish (2)

Korean (1)

Covers
The waste makersAmerican social classes in the 1950s : selections from Vance Packard's The Status seekers