Benjamin V. Cohen: Architect of the New Deal

Benjamin V. Cohen: Architect of the New Deal

by William Lasser
     
 

ISBN-10: 0300088795

ISBN-13: 9780300088793

Pub. Date: 06/28/2002

Publisher: Yale University Press

A key figure in the administrations of Franklin D. Roosevelt and Harry S. Truman, Benjamin V. Cohen (1894-1983) was a major architect of public policy from the first days of FDR's presidency through the early days of the Cold War. Although Cohen kept a low public profile, his influence extended across a wide range of domestic and foreign policy initiatives. In this…  See more details below

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A key figure in the administrations of Franklin D. Roosevelt and Harry S. Truman, Benjamin V. Cohen (1894-1983) was a major architect of public policy from the first days of FDR's presidency through the early days of the Cold War. Although Cohen kept a low public profile, his influence extended across a wide range of domestic and foreign policy initiatives. In this biography, William Lasser offers the first account of Cohen's life and career and an assessment of his contribution to the origin and development of modern American liberalism.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780300088793
Publisher:
Yale University Press
Publication date:
06/28/2002
Series:
Century Foundation Book Series
Pages:
406
Product dimensions:
6.30(w) x 9.40(h) x 1.40(d)

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