About This Author
Lawrence B. Glickman is Stephen and Evalyn Milman Professor of American Studies in the Department of History at Cornell University. He is the author, most recently, of Buying Power: A History of Consumer Activism in America (University of Chicago Press). He is working on a history of the meanings of free enterprise in U.S. history.
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