Luxurious citizens : the politics of consumption in nineteenth-century America / Joanna Cohen.

After the Revolution, Americans abandoned the political economy of self-denial and sacrifice that had secured their independence. In its place, they created one that empowered the modern citizen-consumer. This profound transformation was the uncoordinated and self-serving work of merchants, manufact...

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Main Author: Cohen, Joanna (Professor) (Author)
Format: Book
Published: Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, [2017]
Series:America in the nineteenth century.

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Call Number: HC110.C6 C62 2017
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