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Published: 01 January 2012

40 Pages

ISBN: 9780872291942

Bookseller Code (06)

History of American Capitalism

Sven Beckert

Published by the American Historical Association

American History Now

For better or for worse, capitalism is the philosophy that has come to define the United States. In this intriguing essay, Beckert takes a look at the historigraphy of American capitalism, which has been, according to Beckert, ironically neglected by historians until recently.