English Culture And the Decline of the Industrial Spirit 1850-1980

English Culture And the Decline of the Industrial Spirit 1850-1980

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Drawing on a wealth of resources - from Mill, Dickens and Ruskin to newspaper reports and brewers' advertisements - this book chronicles the peculiarly English ambivalence towards industry in the last 130 years or so, and demonstrates how crippling this distaste for the capitalist ethos has been to our economic development.
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  • Paperback | 240 pages
  • 128 x 198 x 14mm | 174g
  • London, United Kingdom
  • 0140136967
  • 9780140136968

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