American abyss : savagery and civilization in the age of industry /

"In American Abyss, Daniel E. Bender examines an array of sources -- eugenics theories, scientific studies of climate, socialist theory, and even popular novels about cavemen -- to show how intellectuals and activists came to understand industrialization in racial and gendered terms as the prod...

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Main Author: Bender, Daniel E.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published:Ithaca, N.Y. : Cornell University Press, 2009.
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University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Location: Undergrad

Call Number: HC105.7 .B38 2009
Copy 1 RenewedDue: 11-29-2019