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The Resource Navigating failure : bankruptcy and commercial society in Antebellum America, Edward J. Balleisen

Navigating failure : bankruptcy and commercial society in Antebellum America, Edward J. Balleisen

Label
Navigating failure : bankruptcy and commercial society in Antebellum America
Title
Navigating failure
Title remainder
bankruptcy and commercial society in Antebellum America
Statement of responsibility
Edward J. Balleisen
Title variation
Bankruptcy and commercial society in Antebellum America
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Examining the shifting character of American capitalism, this volume explores the economic roots and social meanings of bankruptcy, assessing the impact of widespread insolvency on the evolution of American law, business culture and commercial society
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
N$T
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Balleisen, Edward J
Dewey number
332.7/5/097309033
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
HG3766
LC item number
.B22 2001eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Luther Hartwell Hodges series on business, society, and the state
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bankruptcy
  • United States
  • Social mobility
Label
Navigating failure : bankruptcy and commercial society in Antebellum America, Edward J. Balleisen
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 295-309) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Risk and wreckage in Antebellum America -- Perils of the credit system -- Guises of financial vulnerability -- Dilemmas of failure -- American jubilee -- The art of wrecking -- Fresh starts -- Return to proprietorship -- Sidestepping the credit system -- Epilogue: Individual bankruptcy and the rise of American big business
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 322 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780807875506
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps.
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
ocm52234425\
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Navigating failure : bankruptcy and commercial society in Antebellum America, Edward J. Balleisen
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 295-309) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Risk and wreckage in Antebellum America -- Perils of the credit system -- Guises of financial vulnerability -- Dilemmas of failure -- American jubilee -- The art of wrecking -- Fresh starts -- Return to proprietorship -- Sidestepping the credit system -- Epilogue: Individual bankruptcy and the rise of American big business
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 322 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780807875506
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps.
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
ocm52234425\
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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