Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 November 2018

240 Pages

8.5 x 5.4 inches

ISBN: 9781526133793

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Our Common Wealth

The return of public ownership in the United States

First Edition

Thomas M. Hanna

Published by Manchester University Press

  • Provides the most comprehensive and up-to-date overview and analysis of the scope and scale of public ownership in the United States
  • Reintroduces public ownership as a viable and desirable policy option while dispelling the accumulated myths and misconceptions that have shrouded public ownership in the neoliberal era
  • Provides a connecting thread between real-world and historical experience with public ownership, on the one hand, and the newly emerging visions of political-economic systemic alternatives, on the other
  • Calls for a revitalized and democratized vision of public ownership as one of the critical solutions to our many growing social, economic, and political ills

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