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The Business Strategy of Booker T. Washington : Its Development and Implementation.

Author: Michael B Boston
Publisher: Gainesville : University Press of Florida, 2010.
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Michael Boston offers a radical departure from other interpretations of Booker T. Washington by focusing on the latter's business ideas and practices. More specifically, Boston examines Washington as an entrepreneur, spelling out his business philosophy at great length and discussing the influence it had on black America. He analyzes the national and regional economies in which Washington worked and focuses on his  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biography
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Boston, Michael B.
Business strategy of Booker T. Washington.
Gainesville : University Press of Florida, ©2010
(DLC) 2010001916
(OCoLC)437299331
Named Person: Booker T Washington; Booker T Washington
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Michael B Boston
ISBN: 9780813043197 0813043190 9780813038193 0813038197
OCLC Number: 811507123
Description: 1 online resource (261 pages)
Contents: Cover; Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1. The Setting That Shaped Booker T. Washington's Entrepreneurial Philosophy; 2. Key Influences that Helped to Mold and Develop Washington's Entrepreneurial Ideas; 3. The Entrepreneurial Ideas of Booker T. Washington; 4. The Negro Farmers' Conference: Helping Those Near and Far; 5. The National Negro Business League: A History and Analysis; 6. Fundraising, Management, and Industrial Education: Booker T. Washington as a Business Executive and Promoter of the Tuskegee Spirit. 7. Washington's Broad Economic Influence on African-American Life and HistoryConclusion: Booker T. Washington, a Shrewd Strategist; Notes; Bibliography; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; R; S; T; U; V; W; X; Y.

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