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From Warfare State to Welfare State

World War I, Compensatory State Building, and the Limits of the Modern Order

From Warfare State to Welfare State( )
Author: Eisner, Marc Allen
Publication Date:May 2000
Publisher:Pennsylvania State University Press
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $34.95
Book Description:

When American history is divided into discrete eras, the New Deal stands, along with the Civil War, as one of those distinctive events that forever change the trajectory of the nation's development. The story of the New Deal provides a convenient tool of periodization and a means of interpreting U.S. history and the significance of contemporary political cleavages. Eisner's careful examination of the historical record, however, leads one to the conclusion that there was precious...
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Detailed Subjects: Political Science / Public Policy / General
History / United States / 20Th Century
Political Science / Public Policy / Economic Policy
History / Military / World War I
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5.97 x 8.96 x 0.95 Inches
Book Weight:1.19 Pounds

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