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Author Postel, Charles.

Title The populist vision [electronic resource] / Charles Postel.

Imprint Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2007.

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 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description xiv, 397 p. : ill.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 349-377) and index.
Contents Modern times -- I: Farmers -- Push and energy : boosterism and rural reform -- Knowledge and power : machinery of modern education -- A better woman : independence of thought and action -- A farmers' trust : cooperative economies of scale -- II: Populists -- Business politics : state models and political frameworks -- Race progress : shaping a new racial order -- Confederation : urban, labor, and nonconformist reform -- Shrine of science : innovation in populist faith -- Conclusion : populist defeat and its meaning.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Populism -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
Social movements -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
Farmers -- United States -- Political activity -- History -- 19th century.
Working class -- United States -- Political activity -- 19th century.
Middle class -- United States -- Political activity -- History -- 19th century.
Capitalism -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
United States -- Politics and government -- 1865-1900.
United States -- Social conditions -- 1865-1918.
United States -- Economic conditions -- 1865-1918.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 0195176502 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780195176506 (cloth : alk. paper)

 
    
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