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That broader definition of liberty : the theory and practice of the New Deal

Author: Brian Stipelman
Publisher: Lanham, Md. : Lexington Books, ©2012.
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book offers a comprehensive theory of the New Deal, covering the ends it hoped to achieve and the means it used to achieve them. Looking at a mixture of history, American political development,  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Brian Stipelman
ISBN: 9780739174548 0739174541 9780739174555 073917455X
OCLC Number: 806981042
Description: xii, 331 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: The political theory of the New Deal --
The evolution of reform : populist and progressive forebears --
"Necessary first lessons" : the preconditions of the welfare state --
"That broader definition of liberty" : the social contract of the New Deal --
"All armed prophets have conquered" : a New Deal theory of agency --
The third New Deal : the institutional context of reform --
"A living and growing thing" : appropriating New Deal liberalism.
Responsibility: Brian Stipelman.
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[This is a] unique work in the field that will garner much praise from scholars in political science, political theory, and history... [Stipelman] presents a fresh, vigorous analysis of the Read more...

 
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