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Capital"s utopia

Vandergrift, Pennsylvania, 1855-1916

by Anne E. Mosher

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Published by Johns Hopkins University Press in Baltimore .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Vandergrift (Pa.),
  • Pennsylvania,
  • Vandergrift
    • Subjects:
    • McMurtry, George Gibson, 1838-1915.,
    • Olmsted, Frederick Law, 1822-1903.,
    • Company towns -- Pennsylvania -- Vandergrift -- History.,
    • City planning -- Pennsylvania -- Vandergrift -- History.,
    • Steel industry and trade -- Social aspects -- Pennsylvania -- Vandergrift -- History.,
    • Iron and steel workers -- Pennsylvania -- Vandergrift -- History.,
    • Vandergrift (Pa.) -- History.,
    • Vandergrift (Pa.) -- Social conditions.,
    • Vandergrift (Pa.) -- Economic conditions.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementAnne E. Mosher.
      SeriesCreating the North American landscape
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF159.V2 M67 2004
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvii, 249 p. :
      Number of Pages249
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3578508M
      ISBN 100801873819
      LC Control Number2002156774

      Other Englands examines the rise of the early English utopia in the context of emergent capitalism. Above all, it asserts that this literary genre was always already an expression of social crisis and economic transition, a context refracted in the origin stories and imagined geographies common to its early modern form. In Capital's Utopia, the story of Vandergrift becomes a crucial and unexplored intersection between industrial land use and community planning all wrapped in the issues of economic class and paternalism that defined the Gilded Age. Through iron, railroad, and finally steel, readers will follow Vandergrift's surprising relevance in the Olmsted.

      This paper-and-ink book is only a part of a larger project. Using pri-marily open-source software, I have created the Open Utopia website. On this site I have presented Utopia in different formats in order to enhance its openness. If the visitor wishes to read Utopia online, they can. If they want to download and copy a version, I have supplied. Utopia for Realists: The Case for a Universal Basic Income, Open Borders, and a hour Workweek (alternatively subtitled And How We Can Get There and How We Can Build the Ideal World) is a book by Dutch popular historian Rutger Bregman. It was originally written as articles in Dutch for a virtual journal, De Correspondent and was since compiled and published, and translated into several.

        Utopia, a book by English statesman, lawyer and clergyman Thomas More (), turns years old this month.. A fictional rendering of social philosophy, the book . Capital's utopia. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, (OCoLC) Online version: Mosher, Anne E., Capital's utopia. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, (OCoLC) Named Person.


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Its also for those who can't find a book in the other Best Dystopian/Utopian Books list. All Votes Add Books To This List. 1: The Hunger Games (The Hunger. Much can be gained from considering the current order of financialised, neoliberal, racial capitalism as a kind of utopia for capital.

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North Charles Street Baltimore, Maryland, USA +1 () [email protected] © Project MUSE. Produced by Johns Hopkins University. I'd use a capital letter if I describe a city/place as a utopia in lieu of it's name (perhaps as a callback to an earlier description), or if it was indeed the place name (within the lore of the story/setting).

Utopia has vast green plains. If I'm using it as part of a description, then I'd use a lowercase. A dystopia and utopia are intended to be nearly opposite ideas. It's a little strange to combine them on one list.

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