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Capitalism and human obsolescence

Young, John.

Capitalism and human obsolescence

corporate control vs. individual survival in rural America

by Young, John.

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Published by LandMark Studies in Montclair, N.J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Plant shutdowns -- United States.,
  • Capitalism.,
  • United States -- Rural conditions.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography, p.

    StatementJohn Young and Jan Newton.
    ContributionsNewton, Jan.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD5853.2.U5
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22253246M
    ISBN 100916672220

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