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Description - Invisible Hands by Kim Phillips-Fein

Invisible Hands tells the story of how a small group of American businessmen succeeded in building a political movement. Long before the "culture wars" of the 1960s sparked the Republican backlash against cultural liberalism, these high-powered individuals actively resisted New Deal economics and sought to educate and organize their peers. Kim Phillips-Fein recounts the little-known efforts of men such as W. C. Mullendore, Leonard Read, and Jasper Crane, drawing on meticulous research and narrative gifts to craft a compelling history of the role of big and small business in American politics-and a blueprint for anyone who wants insight into the way that money has been used to create political change.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780393337662
ISBN-10: 0393337669
Format: Paperback / softback
(211mm x 142mm x 28mm)
Pages: 376
Imprint: WW Norton & Co
Publisher: WW Norton & Co
Publish Date: 11-Jan-2010
Country of Publication: United States

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Author Biography - Kim Phillips-Fein

Kim Phillips-Fein won the Bancroft Dissertation Prize for her research on Invisible Hands. She has written for The Nation, The Baffler, and many other publications. She is an assistant professor at the Gallatin School of New York University and lives in New York City.

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