jean fourastie

In 1960, Theodore Caplow (Mineapolis), translate Machinisme et Bien-Être (from Jean Fourastié, 1951) under the name of The causes of wealth. You can find here the editor's introduction and read all the chapters of this book. The french version is available on this site 

The causes of wealth, Machinisme et Bien-être, english translation: editor's introduction

THE CAUSES OF WEALTH, INTRODUCTION

1 Wages and purchasing power in France

2 General indicators of the level of living

3 The Level of living in the world

4 Level of living and the productivity of work

INTRODUCTION TO PART 2

5 Occupational factors, duration of work, education

6 Individual and family factors

7 Health and life expectation

GENERAL CONCLUSIONS