A Modest Proposal
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Author : Jonathan Swift
Release Date : 1729
Subject : Juvenalian satirical essay
eBook ISBN-10: 2819920241
eBook ISBN-13: 9782819920243
In the novel, Swift uses economic reasoning to propose that the undernourished children of Ireland be fattened-up and fed to wealthy land-owners. The children could be sold to into the meat market, thus fighting overpopulation and unemployment. The proposal is supported by facts and statistical data.