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The Resource Made in America : Self-Styled Success from Horatio Alger to Oprah Winfrey

Made in America : Self-Styled Success from Horatio Alger to Oprah Winfrey

Label
Made in America : Self-Styled Success from Horatio Alger to Oprah Winfrey
Title
Made in America
Title remainder
Self-Styled Success from Horatio Alger to Oprah Winfrey
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presenting the first look at self-made men and women from a multicultural perspective, Jeffrey Louis Decker discusses the emergence of self-starters like Andrew Carnegie, Booker T. Washington, Madam C.J. Walker, and Lee Iacocca in relation to the changing consumer markets of the twentieth century
Cataloging source
MERUC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Decker, Jeffrey Louis
Index
no index present
Language note
English
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Success
  • Character
  • Personality
  • American Dream
  • HISTORY
  • American Dream
  • Character
  • Personality
  • Success
  • United States
Label
Made in America : Self-Styled Success from Horatio Alger to Oprah Winfrey
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1 Class Mobility; 2 Gender Stability; 3 Racial Segregation; 4 Immigrant Aspirations; 5 Individual Enterprise in the Postfrontier Nation; 6 The Ends of Self-Making; Epilogue: The Return of the Self-Made Man; Notes; Index
Control code
ocn437188493
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (202 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780816688500
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttbmc33
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)437188493
Label
Made in America : Self-Styled Success from Horatio Alger to Oprah Winfrey
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1 Class Mobility; 2 Gender Stability; 3 Racial Segregation; 4 Immigrant Aspirations; 5 Individual Enterprise in the Postfrontier Nation; 6 The Ends of Self-Making; Epilogue: The Return of the Self-Made Man; Notes; Index
Control code
ocn437188493
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (202 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780816688500
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttbmc33
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)437188493

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