FREE SHIPPING

on all orders of $59 or more

FREE SHIPPING on all orders of $59 or more! (Normally $79 minimum.)

For All the People : Uncovering the Hidden History of Cooperation, Cooperative Movements, and Communalism in America

, by Unknown
For All the People : Uncovering the Hidden History of Cooperation, Cooperative Movements, and Communalism in America by Unknown, 9781604865820
Note: Supplemental materials are not guaranteed with Rental or Used book purchases.
  • ISBN: 9781604865820 | 1604865822
  • Cover: Trade Paper
  • Copyright: 7/1/2012
  • eBook

    Available Instantly

    $11.52
Seeking to reclaim a history that has remained largely ignored by historians, this dramatic and stirring account examines each of the definitive American cooperative movements for social changefarmer, union, consumer, and communalistthat have been all but erased from collective memory. With an expansive sweep and breathtaking detail, this scholarly yet eminently readable chronicle follows the American worker from the colonial workshop to the modern mass-assembly line, from the family farm to the corporate hierarchy, ultimately painting a vivid panorama of those who built the United States and those who will shape its future. This second edition contains a new introduction by Ishmael Reed, a new preface by the author that discusses cooperatives in the Great Recession of 2008 and their future in the 21st century, and a new chapter on the role co-ops played in the food revolution of the 1970s.

You might also enjoy...



Please wait while the item is added to your bag...