The soul of capitalism by William Greider

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Published by Simon & Schuster in New York .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Capitalism -- United States,
  • Capitalism -- Moral and ethical aspects -- United States,
  • Capitalism -- Social aspects -- United States

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 341-350) and index.

Book details

StatementWilliam Greider.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHB501 .G6472 2003
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 366 p. ;
Number of Pages366
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18657837M
ISBN 100684862190
LC Control Number2003053007

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