Knowledge: Its Creation, Distribution and Economic Significance, Volume II
The Branches of Learning
Fritz Machlup

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Volume II of this ten-volume work, examines the parts of intellectual knowledge that have been considered worth teaching in institutions of higher learning. To judge what to teach, it was necessary to classify.

Originally published in 1982.

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