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Panic!: Markets, Crises, & Crowds in American Fiction (Cultural Studies of the United States)

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During the economic depression of the 1890s and the speculative frenzy of the following decade, fiction writers published scores of novels that explored the new cultural visibility of Wall Street, high finance, and market crises. Blending literary, historical, and cultural analysis, Zimmerman investigates how writers turned to fledgling research in mob psychology, psychic investigations, and conspiracy discourse to understand how mass acts of reading and popular participation in the corporate transformation of the American economy could trigger financial disaster and cultural chaos.

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David A. Zimmerman is associate professor of English at the University of Wisconsin, Madison.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780807856871
Author:
Zimmerman, David A.
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
Subject:
American - General
Subject:
Popular Culture
Subject:
American fiction
Subject:
American
Subject:
Frank Norris; Upton Sinclair; Theodore Dreiser; Thomas Lawson; Frederic Isham; Edwin Lefevre; finance fiction; finance novels; Wall Street fiction; The Financier; The Pit; The Moneychangers; Black Friday; Frenzied Finance; Friday, the Thirteenth; stock ma
Subject:
Frank Norris; Upton Sinclair; Theodore Dreiser; Thomas Lawson; Frederic Isham; Edwin Lefevre; finance fiction; finance novels; Wall Street fiction; The Financier; The Pit; The Moneychangers; Black Friday; Frenzied Finance; Friday, the Thirteenth; stock ma
Subject:
Frank Norris; Upton Sinclair; Theodore Dreiser; Thomas Lawson; Frederic Isham; Edwin Lefevre; finance fiction; finance novels; Wall Street fiction; The Financier; The Pit; The Moneychangers; Black Friday; Frenzied Finance; Friday, the Thirteenth; stock ma
Subject:
American fiction -- 19th century.
Subject:
American fiction -- 20th century.
Subject:
Frank Norris; Upton Sinclair; Theodore Dreiser; Thomas Lawson; Frederic Isham; Edwin Lefevre; finance fiction; finance novels; Wall Street fiction; The Financier; The Pit; The Moneychangers; Black Friday; Frenzied Finance; Friday, the Thirteenth; stock ma
Subject:
Frank Norris; Upton Sinclair; Theodore Dreiser; Thomas Lawson; Frederic Isham; Edwin Lefevre; finance fiction; finance novels; Wall Street fiction; The Financier; The Pit; The Moneychangers; Black Friday; Frenzied Finance; Friday, the Thirteenth; stock ma
Subject:
Frank Norris; Upton Sinclair; Theodore Dreiser; Thomas Lawson; Frederic Isham; Edwin Lefevre; finance fiction; finance novels; Wall Street fiction; The Financier; The Pit; The Moneychangers; Black Friday; Frenzied Finance; Friday, the Thirteenth; stock ma
Subject:
Frank Norris; Upton Sinclair; Theodore Dreiser; Thomas Lawson; Frederic Isham; Edwin Lefevre; finance fiction; finance novels; Wall Street fiction; The Financier; The Pit; The Moneychangers; Black Friday; Frenzied Finance; Friday, the Thirteenth; stock ma
Subject:
Frank Norris; Upton Sinclair; Theodore Dreiser; Thomas Lawson; Frederic Isham; Edwin Lefevre; finance fiction; finance novels; Wall Street fiction; The Financier; The Pit; The Moneychangers; Black Friday; Frenzied Finance; Friday, the Thirteenth; stock ma
Subject:
Frank Norris; Upton Sinclair; Theodore Dreiser; Thomas Lawson; Frederic Isham; Edwin Lefevre; finance fiction; finance novels; Wall Street fiction; The Financier; The Pit; The Moneychangers; Black Friday; Frenzied Finance; Friday, the Thirteenth; stock ma
Subject:
Frank Norris; Upton Sinclair; Theodore Dreiser; Thomas Lawson; Frederic Isham; Edwin Lefevre; finance fiction; finance novels; Wall Street fiction; The Financier; The Pit; The Moneychangers; Black Friday; Frenzied Finance; Friday, the Thirteenth; stock ma
Subject:
Frank Norris; Upton Sinclair; Theodore Dreiser; Thomas Lawson; Frederic Isham; Edwin Lefevre; finance fiction; finance novels; Wall Street fiction; The Financier; The Pit; The Moneychangers; Black Friday; Frenzied Finance; Friday, the Thirteenth; stock ma
Subject:
Frank Norris; Upton Sinclair; Theodore Dreiser; Thomas Lawson; Frederic Isham; Edwin Lefevre; finance fiction; finance novels; Wall Street fiction; The Financier; The Pit; The Moneychangers; Black Friday; Frenzied Finance; Friday, the Thirteenth; stock ma
Subject:
Frank Norris; Upton Sinclair; Theodore Dreiser; Thomas Lawson; Frederic Isham; Edwin Lefevre; finance fiction; finance novels; Wall Street fiction; The Financier; The Pit; The Moneychangers; Black Friday; Frenzied Finance; Friday, the Thirteenth; stock ma
Subject:
Frank Norris
Subject:
Upton Sinclair
Subject:
Theodore Dreiser
Subject:
Thomas Lawson
Subject:
Frederic Isham
Subject:
Edwin Lefevre
Subject:
Finance -- Fiction.
Subject:
finance novels
Subject:
Wall Street -- Fiction.
Subject:
The Financier
Subject:
the Pit
Subject:
The Moneychangers
Subject:
Black Friday
Subject:
Frenzied Finance
Subject:
Friday the thirteenth
Subject:
Stock market
Subject:
financial panic
Subject:
Financial crisis
Subject:
Economic crisis
Subject:
panic of 1893
Subject:
panic of 1907
Subject:
bank runs
Subject:
Standard Oil
Subject:
JP Morgan
Subject:
crowd psychology
Subject:
gold panic
Subject:
Paris Commune
Subject:
Victoria Woodhull
Subject:
Literary Criticism : General
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Paperback
Series:
Cultural Studies of the United States
Publication Date:
June 2006
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
13 illus.
Pages:
312
Dimensions:
8.5 x 5.5 in

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