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Face Value: The Entwined Histories of Money and Race in America

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From colonial history to the present, Americans have passionately, even violently, debated the nature and the character of money. They have painted it and sung songs about it, organized political parties around it, and imprinted it with the name of God—all the while wondering: is money a symbol of the value of human work and creativity, or a symbol of some natural, intrins ...more
Paperback, 272 pages
Published June 11th 2012 by University Of Chicago Press (first published May 14th 2012)
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