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Wal-Mart : the face of twenty-first-century capitalism

Presents a collection of essays that examine the largest corporation in America and includes information on its history and development as well as its impact on the American economy
Print Book, English, 2006
New Press, New York, 2006
xv, 349 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
9781595580351, 9781595580214, 1595580352, 1595580212
Wal-Mart : a template for twenty-first-century capitalism / Nelson Lichtenstein
Woolworth to Wal-Mart : mass merchandising and the changing culture of consumption / Susan Strasser
It came from Bentonville : the agrarian origins of Wal-Mart culture / Bethany E. Moreton
Growth through knowledge : Wal-Mart, high technology, and the ever less visible hand of the manager / James Hoopes
Making global markets : Wal-Mart and its suppliers / Misha Petrovic and Gary G. Hamilton
The Wal-Mart effect and the new face of capitalism : labor market and community impacts of the megaretailer / David Karjanen
Wal-Mart and the logistics revolution / Edna Bonacich with Khaleelah Hardie
Wal-Mart in Mexico : the limits of growth / Chris Tilly
Making the new shop floor : Wal-Mart, labor control, and the history of the postwar discount retail industry in America / Thomas Jessen Adams
Patriarchy at the checkout counter : the Dukes v. Wal-Mart Stores, Inc., class action suit / Brad Seligman
How to squeeze more money out of a penny / Ellen Israel Rosen
A Wal-Mart Workers Association? : an organizing plan / Wade Rathke