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Invisible hands : the businessmen's crusade against the New Deal

Author: Kim Phillips-Fein
Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton, 2010, cop. 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : [Second edition]View all editions and formats
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"A narrative account of the efforts of influential businessmen Lemuel Ricketts Boulware and Jasper Crane to roll back the New Deal outlines their dramatic campaign to promote an "ideological revolution" that ultimately supported conservative agendas."--Source inconnue.
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kim Phillips-Fein
ISBN: 9780393337662 0393337669
OCLC Number: 919733637
Notes: Publié originellement sous le titre : "Invisible hands : the making of the conservative movement from the New Deal to Reagan". New York : W.W. Norton, 2009.
Description: 1 vol. (xii-360 p.-[8] p. de pl.) : ill., couv. ill. ; 21 cm.
Contents: Paradise lost --
Down from the mountaintop --
Changing the climate --
Cultural politics: churches, radio stations, and magazines --
How to break a union --
Suburban cowboy --
The attack on the free enterprise system --
Turning the tide --
Building the "business activist movement" --
Making the moral majority --
The market triumphant --
Epilogue.
Responsibility: Kim Phillips-Fein.

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"A compelling and readable story of resistance to the new economic order." -Boston Globe  Read more...

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"Here is the true story of the businessmen's crusade: how organized money built a movement, found its voice, honed its strategies, and, after years of struggle, returned in triumph...Kim Read more...

 
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