Toward the well-being of mankind: fifty years of the Rockefeller Foundation. by Robert Shaplen

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StatementForeword by J. George Harrar. Edited by Arthur Bernon Tourtellot.
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LC ClassificationsHV97.R6 S47
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Paginationix, 214 p.
Number of Pages214
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Doubleday and Company, Inc., Garden City, New York, Foreword by J. George Harrar. David H. Stevens. The humanities program of the Rockefeller Foundation: a review of the period by the director. April Samuel A. Stouffer. Both More and No More: The Historical Split between Charity and Philanthropy.

Benjamin Soskis. In the urtext of modern philanthropy, “The Gospel of Wealth (),” Andrew Carnegie set out to instruct his peers on the proper means of disposing of a personal fortune. The Rockefeller Foundation. The Rockefeller Foundation was established in to "promote the well-being of mankind throughout the world." As with other Rockefeller philanthropic ventures, the Rockefeller Foundation often concentrated on health projects, especially in areas of ." - David Rockefeller from his book, David Rockefeller: Memoirs.

"We shall have world government, whether or not we like it. The question is only whether world government will be achieved by consent or by conquest." - James Warburg (Rothschild Banking Agent ) "We are on the verge of a global transformation.

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