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The People Shapers

Packard, Vance

ISBN 10: 0354042653 / ISBN 13: 9780354042659
Published by Macdonald and Jane's, London, United Kingdom, 1978
Used Condition: Good Hardcover
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First edition from 1978. Grey leatherette boards with silver lettering to spine strip. Black dust jacket with grey illustration vignettes. Jacket is not price clipped. Includes: introduction; The Emerging Plastic Image of Man (chapter 1); 3 parts (25 more chapters); appendix (Man's Nature); chapter references; index. The 3 parts are: Techniques for Controlling Behavior; Techniques for Reshaping Man; Concerns and Countermeasures. X plus 398 pages. Highlighting to a few pages but text is unaffected. Binding is tight. Minor surface marks to paste downs/ end papers. Board corners bumped. Board edges discoloured slightly. Jacket shows a little wear - creased edges with some discolouring (inside) and a few surface marks. #238.12. Bookseller Inventory # 008173

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Title: The People Shapers

Publisher: Macdonald and Jane's, London, United Kingdom

Publication Date: 1978

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:Good

Dust Jacket Condition: Good

Edition: 1st Edition

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Surveys the current work, projects, and ambitions of geneticists, behavioral psychologists, psychosurgeons, technologists, marketing professionals, and others involved in reshaping and controlling people and their behavior, and examines the moral implications of their activities

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