The Economic Transformation of America: Since 1865 v. 2
This extraordinary text offers a proven combination of scholarship from an insightful economist and a renowned American historian. It recounts the story of capitalism and the age of machines through the voices of business leaders, working people, inventors and an unusual cast of presidents, generals and patriots.
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- Paperback | 250 pages
- 124.5 x 205.7 x 12.7mm | 204.12g
- 01 Jan 1997
- Cengage Learning, Inc
- Wadsworth Publishing Co Inc
- Belmont, CA, United States
- 3rd Revised edition
Table of contents
Part III: Industrialization Takes Command. The Age of the Businessman. The Technology of Industrialization. From Trust to Antitrust. Workers and Work. Industrialization Rubs Off on Life. Part IV: From Laissez Faire to Mixed Economy. The Great Depression. The New Deal. From Postwar Inflation. The Conservative Era. American Capitalism.