Glickman, Lawrence

Lawrence B. Glickman is professor of history at the University of South Carolina, where he has taught since 1992. His other books include, A Living Wage: Americans Workers and the Making of Consumer Society (1997); Consumer Society in American History: A Reader (1999); and, co-edited with James W. Cook and Michael O’Malley, The Cultural Turn in U.S. History: Past, Present, and Future (2008). He has received fellowships from the National Endowment for the Humanities, the American Philosophical Society, and Princeton University’s Center for Human Values. He has published in the Journal of American History, the American Quarterly, the Journal of Social History, the Boston Globe, the New York Times, the Washington Post, The Nation, and the Huffington Post.

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On his book Buying Power: A History of Consumer Activism in America
(Our Cover Feature of October 26, 2009)