The Political Economy of American Industrialization, 1877 1900
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BeschreibungExplains the compatibility of economic development and democracy in the United States during industrialization.
InhaltsverzeichnisList of tables; List of maps and charts; Preface; 1. Introduction; 2. Uneven economic development in the United States; 3. Platform demands, party competition and industrialization; 4. Claims on wealth and electoral coalitions; 5. Political construction of the national market; 6. Political administration and defense of the Gold Standard; 7. Tariff protection and the Republican party; 8. Conclusion; Index.
Pressestimmen'This book fully delivers on the expansive promise of its title ... [the author] provides counterweight to the arguments of some researchers that ethno-cultural issues, such as temperance, provided the basis for party differences during the post bellum period.' Business History 'No historian interested in the period and issues covered by this book can afford to neglect it.' History
Untertitel: New. Sprache: Englisch.
Verlag: CAMBRIDGE UNIV PR
Erscheinungsdatum: November 2000
Seitenanzahl: 576 Seiten