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Retailing and the Language of Goods, 1550–1820 (History of Retailing and Consumption)
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ean: 9781472416100, isbn: 1472416104,
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In this book the author explores the various meanings assigned to goods sold retail from 1550 to 1820 and how their labels were understood. The first half of the book focuses on these labels and on mercantile language more broadly; how it was used in...
Managing Outside Pressure: Strategies for Preventing Corporate Disasters
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ean: 9780471979333, isbn: 0471979333,
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"The value of Managing Outside Pressure is that, not only is it a handbook on issues identification and issues management, but it provokes thoughts about the evolution into reputation management." –C.A.J. Herkströter, Chairman of the Committee of ...
Economic Transformations: General Purpose Technologies and Long Term Economic Growth
mpn: Numerous line drawings, ean: 9780199290895, isbn: 019929089X,
This book examines the long term economic growth that has raised the West's material living standards to levels undreamed of by counterparts in any previous time or place. The authors argue that this growth has been driven by technological revolution...
Strategies of Economic Order: German Economic Discourse, 1750-1950 (Ideas in Context)
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ean: 9780521619431, isbn: 0521619432,
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This book provides an overview of two hundred years of German economic thought from the Steetswissenschaften of the eighteenth century to National Socialism and the Social Market. Whereas Classical Economics emphasized value, distribution and product...
Railroad Mergers and the Language of Unification
ean: 9781567201666, isbn: 1567201660,
Between 1970 and 1997, the nation's railroads engaged in corporate mergers in an effort to stem the decline of the industry's market base, increase low return on investments, and counter the deterioration of trackage and equipment. The 73 Class I car...
Morgan Grenfell 1838-1988: The Biography of a Merchant Bank
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mpn: frontispiece, 16 plates, ean: 9780198283065, isbn: 0198283067,
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This is the arresting 150-year story of one of the oldest and most illustrious merchant banks, and of the men, George Peabody and J.P. Morgan, who built it. The book chronicles Morgan Grenfell's role in financing British oversea purchases during Worl...
The Death of A Thousand Cuts: Corporate Campaigns and the Attack on the Corporation
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mpn: Illustrations (some col.), col. ports., ean: 9780805838312, isbn: 0805838317,
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A corporate campaign is an organized assault on the reputation of a company that has offended some interest group. Although corporate campaigns often involve political, economic, and legal tactics, they are centered around the media, where protagonis...
All the Facts: A History of Information in the United States since 1870
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mpn: 9780190460679, ean: 9780190460679, isbn: 0190460679,
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All the Facts presents a history of the role of information in the United States since 1870, when the nation began a nearly 150-year period of economic prosperity and technological and scientific transformations. James Cortada argues that citizens an...
The World Economy between the Wars
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mpn: tables and figures, ean: 9780195307559, isbn: 0195307550,
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The European Economy between the Wars, (OUP, 1997) has become the definitive economic history of Europe in the inter-war period. Placing the Great Depression of 1929-33 and the associated financial crisis at the center of the narrative, the authors c...
Minding the Machine: Languages of Class in Early Industrial America
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ean: 9780520227811, isbn: 0520227816,
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In this innovative book, Stephen P. Rice offers a new understanding of class formation in America during the several decades before the Civil War. This was the period in the nation's early industrial development when travel by steamboat became common...
Indian Work: Language and Livelihood in Native American History
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ean: 9780674033498, isbn: 0674033493,
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Representations of Indian economic life have played an integral role in discourses about poverty, social policy, and cultural difference but have received surprisingly little attention. Daniel Usner dismantles ideological characterizations of Indian ...
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