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Roaring Metropolis : businessmen's campaign for a civic welfare state, Daniel Amsterdam

Label
Roaring Metropolis : businessmen's campaign for a civic welfare state
Title
Roaring Metropolis
Title remainder
businessmen's campaign for a civic welfare state
Statement of responsibility
Daniel Amsterdam
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Roaring Metropolis reconstructs the ideas and activism of urban capitalists in the early twentieth century as they advocated extensive government spending on an array of social programs. Focusing on Detroit, Philadelphia, and Atlanta, the book traces businessmen's quest to build cities and nurture an urban citizenry friendly to capitalism
Member of
Cataloging source
IDEBK
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Amsterdam, Daniel
Index
index present
Language note
In English
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
American business, politics, and society
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  • United States
  • Businessmen
  • Social change
  • Detroit (Mich.)
  • Detroit (Mich.)
  • Philadelphia (Pa.)
  • Philadelphia (Pa.)
  • Atlanta (Ga.)
  • Atlanta (Ga.)
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • Businessmen
  • Politics and government
  • Social change
  • Social conditions
  • Social policy
  • Georgia
  • Michigan
  • Pennsylvania
  • United States
  • Sozialpolitik
  • Unternehmer
  • Politisches Handeln
  • Sozialer Wandel
  • USA
  • Detroit, Mich
  • Philadelphia, Pa
  • Atlanta, Ga
  • American History
  • American Studies
  • Business
  • Economics
  • Political Science
  • Public Policy
Label
Roaring Metropolis : businessmen's campaign for a civic welfare state, Daniel Amsterdam
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 179-219) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
At cross purposes: Businessmen's political activism before the Armistice -- Detroit: businessmen at large -- Philadelphia: Money and the machine -- Atlanta: City building in black and white -- Businessmen's social politics beyond the civic welfare state -- Epilogu: the 1930s and after
Control code
ocn945037567
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780812292732
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
10.9783/9780812292732
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 903821
  • 22573/ctt1b5m4nz
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)945037567
Label
Roaring Metropolis : businessmen's campaign for a civic welfare state, Daniel Amsterdam
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 179-219) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
At cross purposes: Businessmen's political activism before the Armistice -- Detroit: businessmen at large -- Philadelphia: Money and the machine -- Atlanta: City building in black and white -- Businessmen's social politics beyond the civic welfare state -- Epilogu: the 1930s and after
Control code
ocn945037567
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780812292732
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
10.9783/9780812292732
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 903821
  • 22573/ctt1b5m4nz
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)945037567

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