Q&A with Joyce Appleby
Joyce Appleby talked about her book The Relentless Revolution: A History of Capitalism. She argued that capitalism was a cultural rather… read more
Joyce Appleby talked about her book The Relentless Revolution: A History of Capitalism. She argued that capitalism was a cultural rather than purely an economic phenomenon.
Joyce Appleby, professor of history emerita, taught at the University of California, Los Angels from 1981 to 2001. She is a past president of the American Historical Association and the Organization of American Historians. Her previous books include: Capitalism and a New Social Order: The Republican Vision of the 1790s; Liberalism and Republicanism in the Historical Imagination; (co-author) Telling the Truth About History, with Lynn Hunt and Margaret Jacob; Inheriting the Revolution: The First Generation of Americans; and Thomas Jefferson. close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
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