Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-11-12 - Publisher: Rutgers University Press
The Great Industrial War, a comprehensive assessment of how class has been interpreted by the media in American history, documents the rise and fall of a frightening concept: industrial war. Moving beyond the standard account of labor conflict as struggles between workers and management, Troy Rondinone asks why Americans viewed
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003-12 - Publisher: Univ of California Press
This book examines the salience of slavery and abolition in the history of American colonialism and Philippine nationalism. The author explains the link between the globalization of nationalism and the spread of antislavery as a hegemonic ideology in the modern world. --book jacket.
Type: BOOK - Published: 1998-08-03 - Publisher: University of Chicago Press
This pathology of midlife has even recently begun to be exported to all territories in the contemporary world system; people around the world are being invited to change the way they think about mature adulthood and to adopt the middle-class American version of middle age.
Authors: Terrence McDonough, Michael Reich, David M. Kotz
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-01-11 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press
This volume analyses contemporary capitalism and its crises based on a theory of capitalist evolution known as the social structure of accumulation (SSA) theory. It applies this theory to explain the severe financial and economic crisis that broke out in 2008 and the kind of changes required to resolve it.