Accounting for Slavery: Masters and Management
- 7h 43m 46s
- Caitlin Rosenthal
- Recorded Books, Inc.
Caitlin Rosenthal explores quantitative management practices on West Indian and Southern plantations, showing how planter-capitalists built sophisticated organizations and used complex accounting tools. By demonstrating that business innovation can be a byproduct of bondage Rosenthal further erodes the false boundary between capitalism and slavery.