From Head Shops to Whole Foods: The Rise and Fall of Activist Entrepreneurs

From Head Shops to Whole Foods: The Rise and Fall of Activist Entrepreneurs

In the 1960s and '70s, a diverse range of storefronts-including head shops, African American bookstores, feminist businesses, and organic grocers-countered corporate power by bringing the work of political movements (the New Left, Black Power, feminism, environmentalism, and more) into the marketplace. Through shared ownership, limited growth, and workplace democracy, these "activist entrepreneurs" offered alternatives to conventional profit-driven business models.… (more)

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Publisher: Columbia University Press (August 08, 2017)

Collection: Columbia Studies in the History of U.S. Capitalism

Parent ISBN: 9780231171588

Language: English


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