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The Resource Banana cowboys : the United Fruit Company and the culture of corporate colonialism, James W. Martin

Banana cowboys : the United Fruit Company and the culture of corporate colonialism, James W. Martin

Label
Banana cowboys : the United Fruit Company and the culture of corporate colonialism
Title
Banana cowboys
Title remainder
the United Fruit Company and the culture of corporate colonialism
Statement of responsibility
James W. Martin
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This study of the United Fruit Company shows how the business depended on these complicated employees, especially on acclimatizing them to life as tropical Americans
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1972-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Martin, James W.
Dewey number
338.7/664804772098
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United Fruit Company
  • Banana trade
  • Banana trade
  • Corporations
  • Imperialism
  • United States
Label
Banana cowboys : the United Fruit Company and the culture of corporate colonialism, James W. Martin
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: ways of living, ways of knowing -- From scramblers for fruit to banana empire, 1870-1930 -- Tropical vexations -- Corporate welfarism meets the tropics -- Wandering foci of infection -- Becoming banana cowboys -- Serving science on the side -- Conclusion
Control code
ocn995022747
Extent
1 online resource (x, 252 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780826359438
Isbn Type
(electronic book)
Lccn
2017035240
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)995022747
Label
Banana cowboys : the United Fruit Company and the culture of corporate colonialism, James W. Martin
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: ways of living, ways of knowing -- From scramblers for fruit to banana empire, 1870-1930 -- Tropical vexations -- Corporate welfarism meets the tropics -- Wandering foci of infection -- Becoming banana cowboys -- Serving science on the side -- Conclusion
Control code
ocn995022747
Extent
1 online resource (x, 252 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780826359438
Isbn Type
(electronic book)
Lccn
2017035240
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)995022747

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