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Myrdal, Gunnar 1898-1987

Overview
Works: 863 works in 3,358 publications in 11 languages and 34,063 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Abstracts 
Roles: Author, Other, Author of introduction, wpr, Speaker, Interviewee, Recipient, Collector, Responsible party, pre, Editor, Creator, Redactor, Publishing director
Classifications: E185.6, 301.451
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Most widely held works about Gunnar Myrdal
 
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Most widely held works by Gunnar Myrdal
An American dilemma : the Negro problem and modern democracy by Gunnar Myrdal( Book )

184 editions published between 1944 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 4,392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book tackled the stark contradiction between America's ideal of equality and the realities of racism against African-Americans, as well as other oppressed groups. In it, Swedish economist Gunnar Myrdal argued that rampant discrimination not only negated America's founding principles, but also diminished its productivity and advancement. Cited in the landmark segregation case Brown v. Board of Education, the book greatly influenced perspectives on race relations and helped form the foundation for the civil rights movement
Asian drama : an inquiry into the poverty of nations by Gunnar Myrdal( Book )

134 editions published between 1968 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 2,826 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dark ghetto : dilemmas of social power by Kenneth Bancroft Clark( Book )

16 editions published between 1965 and 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book is a skilled indictment of the terrible failure of our affluent society, even in the 'liberal' North, to meet the racial problem it has created and now perpetuates -- a state of degradation and frustration for millions of its citizens. The immediate cause of the "pathology of the ghetto" is not, Clark argues, the fact of segregation. Rather it is the loss of status and self- respect, the frustration, the overwhelming sense of impotence and defeat that cause apathy, crime, addiction, broken families, squalid living conditions, and all the other symptoms of social pathology. Clark raises the questions, attempts some answers, and proposes a strategy for change within the framework of our present economic and social system. This book is intellectually stimulating; it is necessary reading for everyone interested in the most critical of our domestic issues and should be required for those whites who honestly seek to participate in the civil rights struggle
Challenge to affluence by Gunnar Myrdal( Book )

81 editions published between 1962 and 1994 in 3 languages and held by 1,724 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The author believes that the U.S. must pull out of what he sees as its present economic stagnation
The challenge of world poverty : a world anti-poverty program in outline by Gunnar Myrdal( Book )

43 editions published between 1970 and 1971 in English and German and held by 1,710 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An outgrowth of the author's three lectures delivered at the Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studies in March 1969, and a continuation of the author's 3 v. work entitled Asian drama
Value in social theory : a selection of essays on methodology by Gunnar Myrdal( Book )

65 editions published between 1958 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The political element in the development of economic theory by Gunnar Myrdal( Book )

138 editions published between 1930 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 1,436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the author's lectures at the University of Stockholm in 1928
Beyond the welfare state : economic planning and its international implications by Gunnar Myrdal( Book )

59 editions published between 1960 and 1982 in English and held by 1,376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An international economy : problems and prospects by Gunnar Myrdal( Book )

84 editions published between 1955 and 1978 in 3 languages and held by 1,320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Against the stream : critical essays on economics by Gunnar Myrdal( Book )

46 editions published between 1972 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 1,239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Objectivity in social research by Gunnar Myrdal( Book )

53 editions published between 1969 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Expanded version of the Wimmer lecture, 1967
Rich lands and poor; the road to world prosperity by Gunnar Myrdal( Book )

18 editions published between 1957 and 1962 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Economic theory and under-developed regions by Gunnar Myrdal( Book )

146 editions published between 1956 and 1979 in 5 languages and held by 1,035 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses economic, social and political problems facing under-developed countries with emphasis on the aspect of economic inequalities between developed and under-developed countries
Monetary equilibrium by Gunnar Myrdal( Book )

50 editions published between 1939 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 809 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ben shu zhu yao nei rong bao kuo:dao lun;Wei ke sai er dui huo bi li lun wen ti de lun shu;Huo bi jun heng de gai nian;Huo bi jun heng de di yi ge tiao jian:shi ji zi ben de shou yi lü;Huo bi jun heng de di er tiao jian:"chu xu"yu"tou zi";Huo bi jun heng de wu qu bie de fan wei deng
Population, a problem for democracy : the Godkin lectures, 1938 by Gunnar Myrdal( Book )

31 editions published between 1900 and 1968 in English and Japanese and held by 581 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An American dilemma by Gunnar Myrdal( Book )

22 editions published between 1962 and 1964 in English and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An approach to the Asian drama, methodological and theoretical by Gunnar Myrdal( Book )

16 editions published between 1969 and 1970 in English and held by 275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selections from [the author's] Asia drama : an inquiry into the poverty of nations."
Beyond the Welfare state : economic planning in the welfare states and it's international implications by Gunnar Myrdal( Book )

40 editions published between 1950 and 1967 in English and German and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Das politische element in der nationalökonomischen Doktrinbildung by Gunnar Myrdal( Book )

21 editions published between 1932 and 1963 in German and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kontakt mit Amerika by Alva Myrdal( Book )

23 editions published between 1941 and 1949 in 4 languages and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
The political element in the development of economic theory
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Asian drama : an inquiry into the poverty of nationsDark ghetto : dilemmas of social powerThe political element in the development of economic theoryThe political economy of Gunnar Myrdal : an institutional basis for the transformation problemAlva Myrdal : the passionate mindThe essential Gunnar MyrdalGunnar Myrdal and his works
Alternative Names
Gunnar Karl Myrdal

Gunnar Myrdal economist suedez

Gunnar Myrdal Economista

Gunnar Myrdal economista e politico svedese

Gunnar Myrdal economista suec

Gunnar Myrdal economista sueco

Gunnar Myrdal économiste suédois

Gunnar Myrdal ekonomista, polityk i socjolog szwedzki, noblista

Gunnar Myrdal közgazdász

Gunnar Myrdal Rootsi majandusteadlane

Gunnar Myrdal schwedischer Ökonom

Gunnar Myrdal švédský ekonom a politik

Gunnar Myrdal svensk ekonom

Gunnar Myrdal Svensk nationalekonom

Gunnar Myrdal svensk økonom

Gunnar Myrdal Swedish economist

Gunnar Myrdal Zweeds econoom (1898-1987)

Karl Gunnar Myrdal

Mi︠u︡rdalʹ, G.

Mi︠u︡rdalʹ, G. 1898-1987

Mjurdal, G. 1898-1987

Mjurdalʹ, Gunnar 1898-1987

Mûrdal'. G.

Myrdal, G.

Myrdal, G 1898-1987

Myrdal, G. K. 1898-1987

Myrdal, Gunar 1898-1987

Myrdal Gunnar

Myrdal, Gunnar, 1898

Myrdal, Gunnar 1898-1987

Myrdal, Gunnar K. 1898-1987

Myrdal, K. G 1898-1987

Myrdal, K. Gunnar 1898-1987

Myrdal, Karl G. 1898-1987

Myrdal Karl Gunnar

Myrdal Karl Gunnar 1898-1987

Myrdal, Karl Gunner, 1898-1987

Myurdal Gunnar

Qunnar Myurdal

Γκουνάρ Μίρνταλ

Гунар Мирдал

Гунар Мюрдал

Гунар Мюрдаль

Гуннар Мюрдаль

Мюрдаль, Гуннар

Мюрдаль, Гуннар 1898-1987

Мюрдаль Карл Гуннар

Գուննար Մյուրդալ

גונאר מירדאל

גונאר מירדאל כלכלן שוודי

جنار ميردال، 1898-1987

غونار ميردل

غونار ميردل عالم اقتصاد سويدي

قونار میردال

مايردل، جنر

ميردال، جنار

گنار مرڈل

گونار میردال اقتصاددان سوئدی

گونر مائرڈل

गुन्नार म्यर्दल

ਗੁੰਨਾਰ ਮਿਰਦਲ

గున్నార్ మిర్థాల్

ಗುನ್ನಾರ್ ಮಿರ್ಡಾಲ್

გუნარ მიურდალი

군나르 뮈르달

뮈르달, G 1898-1987

뮈르달, 구나르 1898-1987

뮈르달, 군나르 1898-1987

뮈르달, 카를 군나르 1898-1987

뮈르달, 칼 군나르 1898-1987

뮤르달, G 1898-1987

뮬달, 카알 구나알 1898-1987

미르달, K. G 1898-1987

미르달, 카알 군나르 1898-1987

グンナー・ミュルダール

ミュルダ-ル, G 1898-1987

ミュルダール, G

ミュルダール, カール グンナー

ミュルダール, グュンナー

ミュルダール, グンナー

贡纳尔·默达尔

Languages
English (1,107)

Spanish (96)

German (40)

Swedish (25)

Italian (13)

Chinese (10)

Japanese (7)

Portuguese (5)

Russian (4)

French (3)

Danish (3)