Major Problems in American Business History: Documents and Essays

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Authors : Regina Lee Blaszczyk; Philip B. Scranton


544 Pages  Paperback 

1st Edition

©2006 , Published


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Designed to encourage critical thinking, the Major Problems in American History series introduces students to both primary sources and analytical essays on important topics in U.S. history. The central theme of this volume asserts that the history of business is inexorably linked to politics and cul... more


Comprehensive coverage includes the entire period from colonial merchants to the globalization of American business.

A full chapter focuses on the "business" of slavery in the Old South, while the final chapter addresses the globalization of American business.