Animal spirits : the American pursuit of vitality from camp meeting to Wall Street /

"A master historian's retrieval of the spiritual visions and vitalisms that animate American life and the possibilities they offer today"--

Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Lears, T. J. Jackson, 1947- (Author)
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2023.
Edition:First edition.
Subjects:
Table of Contents:
  • Between body and soul
  • The madness and mildness of money
  • Toward a pulsating universe
  • Feverish finance, revival religion, and war
  • The reconfiguration of value
  • The apotheosis of energy
  • Another civilization
  • The vitalist moment : 1913 and after
  • Race, sex, and power
  • Numbers and flow
  • The only thing we have to fear
  • The triumph and failure of management
  • Epilogue: a fierce green fire.