The Resource Capitalizing on change : a social history of American business, Stanley Buder

Capitalizing on change : a social history of American business, Stanley Buder

Label
Capitalizing on change : a social history of American business
Title
Capitalizing on change
Title remainder
a social history of American business
Statement of responsibility
Stanley Buder
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Americans love "this year's model," relying on the "new" to be always "improved." Enthusiasm for the new, says Stanley Buder, is essential to American business, where innovation and change stoke the engines of economic energy. To really understand the history of business in America, he argues, we must understand the intertwining dynamics of social and business values. In a history spanning over three hundred years, Buder examines the enveloping expansion of the market economy, the laggardly use of government to modify or control market forces, the rise of consumer
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
338.0973
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HC110.C3
LC item number
B774 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
The Luther H. Hodges Jr. and Luther H. Hodges Sr. series on business, society, and the state
Label
Capitalizing on change : a social history of American business, Stanley Buder
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 469-519) and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Early capitalism and the rise of a market economy -- North America's colonial economy -- The early national economy, 1776-1820 -- Antebellum America, 1820-1860 -- The unstoppable engine -- Entrepreneurial leaves from the Gilded Age -- A changing workplace and society -- Washington comes forward, 1900-1912 -- The age of organization -- The consumer decade -- Hard times, 1933-1945 -- The American (quarter) century, 1945-1973 -- Coping with decline, 1974-1980 -- Restructuring and rebirth, 1980s -- The new economy, the burst bubble, and an economy in trouble, 1990-2008 -- The rise of a global economy -- Thinking small -- The Twenty-first century
Control code
ocn435639439
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 541 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780807889800
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt62dn7
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b35452304
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)435639439
  • pebcs0807889806

Library Locations

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