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Source(s):Nation; 7/25/2022, Vol. 315 Issue 2, p32-36, 5p
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So You Want to Be Chairman of Exxon?: Five years after an oil crisis rocked the nation, Texas Monthly examined how the energy company stayed on top.
Source(s):Texas Monthly; Apr2022, Vol. 50 Issue 4, p20-24, 3p
Abstract:The article focuses on energy company Exxon and its competitiveness in the oil industry in spite of the oil crisis experienced in the U.S. Topics discussed include the beginning of the company as Humble Oil & Refining Company that serves as symbol of s...
Publication Type:Academic Journal
Source(s):Social Research. Fall2021, Vol. 88 Issue 3, p1-7. 7p.
- Lemann, Nicholas
Abstract:The Lonely Crowd , David Riesman's sociological bestseller, was published a little over 70 years ago. It was an early example of a popular literature of the 1950s that focused on the danger that excessive conformity posed to the American character. Mos...
Source(s):New Yorker; 8/2/2021, Vol. 97 Issue 22, p34-45, 12p, 7 Cartoon or Caricatures
Abstract:The article examines the implication of the possible U.S. Supreme Court acceptance of the case Students for Fair Admissions v. Harvard organized by financial adviser Edward Blum on the alleged discrimination of Harvard University against Asian American...
Source(s):New Yorker; 6/7/2021, Vol. 97 Issue 15, p66-71, 6p, 1 Black and White Photograph, 2 Cartoon or Caricatures
Abstract:A literary criticism of the book "The Sack of Detroit: General Motors and the End of American Enterprise" by Kenneth Whyte, about the decline of automobile manufacturer General Motors (GM) and American activist Ralph Nader in the first period of his re...
- AUTOMOBILE industry
Source(s):New Yorker; 11/2/2020, Vol. 96 Issue 34, p54-65, 12p, 1 Color Photograph, 7 Cartoon or Caricatures
Abstract:The article ponders on the future of the Republican Party post-Trump presidency. It poses the question of whether both the Republican and Democratic parties can address Trumpism without spreading rage and racism. It discusses the philosophy of fusionis...