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Title The myth of liberal ascendancy : corporate dominance from the Great Depression to the great recession / G. William Domhoff.
Author Domhoff, G. William.
Publication Boulder : Paradigm Publishers, [2013]
Copyright date ©2013
Description viii, 310 pages ; 25 cm
Call # 338.74 D
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 272-293) and index.
Contents Demonstrating corporate dominance -- The rise and sudden decline of the Liberal-Labor Alliance, 1934-1938 -- Leadership for corporate moderates : 1939-1945 -- The postwar years and the Truman administration -- Corporate moderate frustrations : the Eisenhower years -- Corporate moderate successes in the Kennedy years -- Corporate moderation and more success : the Johnson years -- New sources of conflict between corporations and unions -- Corporate policy success and economic failure in the first Nixon administration -- The rise of the business roundtable and tension within CED, 1973-1976 -- Corporate triumphs during the Carter administration -- The Reagan culmination, 1981-1984 -- The road to the great recession.
Subject Corporations -- United States -- History.
Elite (Social sciences) -- United States -- History.
Liberalism -- United States -- History.
Corporations. (OCoLC)fst00879777
Elite (Social sciences) (OCoLC)fst00908113
Liberalism. (OCoLC)fst00997183
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Genre History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
ISBN 9781612052557 (hardcover : alk. paper)
161205255X (hardcover : alk. paper)
9781612052564 (pbk. : alk. paper) :
1612052568 (pbk. : alk. paper)

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