Corporations And American Democracy

Author: Naomi R. Lamoreaux
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 9780674972285
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Bringing together scholars of history, law, and political science, Corporations and American Democracy provides essential grounding for today’s policy debates.

Corporate Dreams

Author: James Hoopes
Publisher: Rutgers University Press
ISBN: 0813552044
Size: 49.52 MB
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Combining a historian’s careful eye with an insider’s perspective on the business world, this provocative volume tracks changes in government economic policy, changes in public attitudes toward big business, and changes in how corporate ...


Author: Sheldon Whitehouse
Publisher: New Press, The
ISBN: 1620972085
Size: 77.12 MB
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A U.S. senator, leading the fight against money in politics, chronicles the long shadow corporate power has cast over our democracy In Captured, U.S. Senator and former federal prosecutor Sheldon Whitehouse offers an eye-opening take on ...

Corporate Power American Democracy And The Automobile Industry

Author: Stan Luger
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521023610
Size: 57.37 MB
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Public interest advocates, eventually led by Ralph Nader and supported by
members of the medical community, ended the industry's unilateral control over
vehicle design through the passage of the National Traffic and Motor Vehicle
Safety Act of 1966.2 This concerted effort, however, was not enough to weaken
the industry's political preeminence. The advent of safety regulation also required
one of the most liberal Congresses in American history - the 89th, responsible for
much of ...

Ber Tyrannei

Author: Timothy Snyder
Publisher: C.H.Beck
ISBN: 3406711472
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Wir können aus ihren Erfahrungen lernen. „Leiste keinen vorauseilenden Gehorsam.“ So lautet die erste von 20 Lektionen für den Widerstand, mit denen Timothy Snyder die Bürger der Vereinigten Staaten von Amerika vorbereitet auf das, ...

Gangs Of America

Author: Ted Nace
Publisher: Berrett-Koehler Publishers
ISBN: 9781576753194
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The activist and founder of Peachpit Press reveals how the corporation has become the dominant institution in modern life, pointing to the dangers this situation holds for the planet and presenting a blueprint for restoring democracy.

Managers Vs Owners

Author: Allen Kaufman
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 9780195098600
Size: 55.74 MB
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This book deals with a subject of profound importance: understanding the place of the modern corporation in a democratic society.

Who Will Tell The People

Author: William Greider
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 143912874X
Size: 27.60 MB
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Who Will Tell the People is a passionate, eye-opening challenge to American democracy. Here is a tough-minded exploration of why we're in trouble, starting with the basic issues of who gets heard, who gets ignored, and why.

Corporations Are Not People

Author: Jeffrey D. Clements
Publisher: Berrett-Koehler Publishers
ISBN: 1609941071
Size: 59.20 MB
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Jeffrey Clements reveals the far-reaching effects of this strange and destructive idea, which flies in the face of not only all common sense but most of American legal history as well.