By Sven Beckert
American Capitalism collects state of the art examine from well-liked students, sampling the most recent paintings within the box. instead of a monolithic standpoint, those broad-minded and rigorous essays enterprise new angles on finance and debt, women’s rights, slavery and political economic system, hard work, and legislation, between different issues. jointly, the essays recommend rising subject matters within the box: a fascination with capitalism because it is made by means of public authority, the way it is skilled within the aspect of everyday life, the way it spreads around the globe, and the way it may be reconceptualized as a discrete and quantified item. a tremendous assertion for a wide-open box, this publication demonstrates the breadth and scope of the paintings the heritage of capitalism can provoke.
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American Capitalism: New Histories (Columbia Studies in the History of U.S. Capitalism) by Sven Beckert