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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

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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-
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Hoopes, James
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 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 -- Corporate and national character -- From public purpose to private profit -- Corporations as enemies of the free market -- Corporate crashes -- Managers versus markets -- Corporations blow their chance to end the depression -- Roosevelt's confused anticorporatism -- The right to manage -- Corporations recover their moral authority -- Killing the unions softly -- Creating Reagan and his voters -- Masking the arrogance of power -- Responsibility versus profit at General Motors -- Critics of managerial character -- JFK's pyrrhic victory over U.S. Steel -- McNamara and the staffers -- The false confidence of the anticorporatists -- Corporate America loses world supremacy -- Laying the groundwork for the corporation's cultural comeback -- Managing by values -- Creating the concept of corporate culture -- Inventing the leadership development industry -- Reagan aids corporations by bashing government -- 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 -- Corporate and national character -- From public purpose to private profit -- Corporations as enemies of the free market -- Corporate crashes -- Managers versus markets -- Corporations blow their chance to end the depression -- Roosevelt's confused anticorporatism -- The right to manage -- Corporations recover their moral authority -- Killing the unions softly -- Creating Reagan and his voters -- Masking the arrogance of power -- Responsibility versus profit at General Motors -- Critics of managerial character -- JFK's pyrrhic victory over U.S. Steel -- McNamara and the staffers -- The false confidence of the anticorporatists -- Corporate America loses world supremacy -- Laying the groundwork for the corporation's cultural comeback -- Managing by values -- Creating the concept of corporate culture -- Inventing the leadership development industry -- Reagan aids corporations by bashing government -- 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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