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The businessman in American literature / Emily Stipes Watts.


Athens, Ga. : University of Georgia Press, [1982] .
ISBN 0820306169, 9780820306162

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Subjects American literature -- History and criticism.
American literature.
Businessmen in literature.
Capitalism in literature.
Capitalisme dans la littérature.
Geschäftsmann (Motiv)
Geschäftsmann.
Geschichte (1800-1982)
Geschichte 1800-1900.
Hommes d'affaires dans la littérature.
Literatur.
Littérature américaine -- Histoire et critique.
USA.
Description x, 183 pages ; 23 cm
Copyright Date [1982]
©1982
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 171-178) and index.
Also issued online.
Contents Introduction: The Scrooge syndrome -- Capitalism is God's way for fallen man -- The problems of liberty -- The Yankee peddler and the con man -- "The American" and the artist -- Crooked money and easy money -- The generation trap -- "The hog-squeal of the universe" -- The boobus Americanus and the artist -- "Is money money or isn't money money?" -- The businessman and the corporate capitalist -- "The great American tradition of tinkers" -- "Hello babies, welcome to Earth" -- The businessman as hero -- The values of capitalism.
Genre Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Geographic Area United States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)8031763
(OCoLC)ocm08031763
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Watts, Emily Stipes.
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