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Harry Hopkins: Sudden Hero, Brash Reformer (The World of the Roosevelts)

Hopkins, June

Verlag: Palgrave Macmillan, 2008
ISBN 10: 0230613659 / ISBN 13: 9780230613652
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Titel: Harry Hopkins: Sudden Hero, Brash Reformer (...

Verlag: Palgrave Macmillan

Erscheinungsdatum: 2008

Einband: Soft cover

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This Book is in Good Condition. Clean Copy With Light Amount of Wear. 100% Guaranteed. Summary: Introduction * Family Background: From the Dakotas to Iowa * Hopkins at Christodora Settlement House * Unemployment Relief in New York City * The New York City Charity Scandal * Widows' Pensions * War Welfare and Public Health * The Great Depression and Work Relief * Economic and Social Security * Conclusion * Bibliography * Index. Buchnummer des Verkäufers ABE_book_usedgood_0230613659

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Inhaltsangabe: From 1912 to 1940, social worker Harry Hopkins committed himself to the ideal of government responsibility for impoverished Americans. This look at Hopkins' life and social work career broadens our understanding of the political and cultural currents that led to the Social Security Act of 1935, the bedrock of the American welfare state. Hopkins' experiences as an advocate and administrator of work relief and widows' pensions in New York City during the Progressive Era informed his contribution to welfare legislation during the New Deal years. Written by his granddaughter June Hopkins, this book not only clarifies the emergence of welfare policy but sheds considerable light on the present welfare debate. It also illuminates the life of one of the most influential Americans of the twentieth century.

Über den Autor: June Hopkins is assistant professor of history at Armstrong Atlantic State University in Savannah, GA. She is Harry Hopkins' granddaughter.

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