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The Resource Corporate dreams : big business in American democracy from the Great Depression to the great recession, James Hoopes

Corporate dreams : big business in American democracy from the Great Depression to the great recession, James Hoopes

Label
Corporate dreams : big business in American democracy from the Great Depression to the great recession
Title
Corporate dreams
Title remainder
big business in American democracy from the Great Depression to the great recession
Statement of responsibility
James Hoopes
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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1944-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hoopes, James
Dewey number
338.0973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HD58.7
LC item number
.H646 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Corporate culture
  • Business and politics
  • Political ethics
  • United States
  • Leadership
  • United States
Label
Corporate dreams : big business in American democracy from the Great Depression to the great recession, James Hoopes
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The corporate American dream at its height and in its origins -- The corporate American dream -- Corporate and national character -- From public purpose to private profit -- Corporations as enemies of the free market -- Corporate failure and government fix -- Corporate crashes -- Managers versus markets -- Corporations blow their chance to end the depression -- Roosevelt's confused anti-corporatism -- The corporation strikes back -- The right to manage -- Corporations recover their moral authority -- Killing the unions softly -- Creating Reagan and his voters -- What manner of man(ager)? -- Masking the arrogance of power -- Responsibility versus profit at general motors -- Critics of managerial character -- JFK's pyrrhic victory over U.S. steel -- The corporation in the wilderness again -- McNamara and the staffers -- The false confidence of the anti-corporatists -- Corporate America loses world supremacy -- Laying the groundwork for the corporation's cultural comeback -- Leadership -- Managing by values -- Creating the concept of corporate culture -- Inventing the leadership development industry -- Reagan aids corporations by bashing government -- Entrepreneurship -- Supply siders versus the big corporation -- Reengineering the corporation -- George W. Bush, Enron, and the great recession -- Can the corporate American dream be saved?
Control code
ocn693750980
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
ix, 234 p.
Isbn
9780813551302
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010052501
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)693750980
Label
Corporate dreams : big business in American democracy from the Great Depression to the great recession, James Hoopes
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The corporate American dream at its height and in its origins -- The corporate American dream -- Corporate and national character -- From public purpose to private profit -- Corporations as enemies of the free market -- Corporate failure and government fix -- Corporate crashes -- Managers versus markets -- Corporations blow their chance to end the depression -- Roosevelt's confused anti-corporatism -- The corporation strikes back -- The right to manage -- Corporations recover their moral authority -- Killing the unions softly -- Creating Reagan and his voters -- What manner of man(ager)? -- Masking the arrogance of power -- Responsibility versus profit at general motors -- Critics of managerial character -- JFK's pyrrhic victory over U.S. steel -- The corporation in the wilderness again -- McNamara and the staffers -- The false confidence of the anti-corporatists -- Corporate America loses world supremacy -- Laying the groundwork for the corporation's cultural comeback -- Leadership -- Managing by values -- Creating the concept of corporate culture -- Inventing the leadership development industry -- Reagan aids corporations by bashing government -- Entrepreneurship -- Supply siders versus the big corporation -- Reengineering the corporation -- George W. Bush, Enron, and the great recession -- Can the corporate American dream be saved?
Control code
ocn693750980
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
ix, 234 p.
Isbn
9780813551302
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010052501
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)693750980

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