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From head shops to Whole Foods : the rise and fall of activist entrepreneurs / Joshua Clark Davis.

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Columbia studies in the history of U.S. capitalism.
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Whiting PL - Whiting 322.3 D294 (Text) 51735011815270 Adult department Available -

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  • ISBN: 9780231171588
  • ISBN: 0231171587
  • Physical Description: pages cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Columbia University Press, [2017]

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Includes bibliographical references and index.
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Introduction -- The origins and ideologies of activist business -- Liberation through literacy: African American bookstores, Black Power, and the -- Mainstreaming of black books -- The business of getting high: head shops, countercultural capitalism, and the battle over marijuana -- "The feminist economic revolution": businesses in the women's movement -- Natural foods stores: environmental entrepreneurs and the perils of growth -- Perseverance and appropriation: activist business in the twenty-first century -- Conclusion.
Subject: Business enterprises > Political aspects > United States > History.
Small business > Political aspects > United States > History.
Entrepreneurship > Political aspects > United States > History.
Social movements > Economic aspects > United States > History.
Business and politics > United States > History.

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