Herbert Hoover, Unemployment, And The Public Sphere

Herbert Hoover, Unemployment, And The Public Sphere

by Vincent Gaddis
     
 

Herbert Hoover, Unemployment, and the Public Sphere examines the fulfillment of Hoover's ideas in the area of unemployment between 1919 and 1933.See more details below

Overview

Herbert Hoover, Unemployment, and the Public Sphere examines the fulfillment of Hoover's ideas in the area of unemployment between 1919 and 1933.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780761832355
Publisher:
University Press of America
Publication date:
09/28/2005
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
212
Product dimensions:
0.48(w) x 9.00(h) x 6.00(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction : Herbert Hoover, unemployment, and the public sphere : a conceptual history, 1919-1933
Ch. 1Herbert Hoover and the unemployment conference of 19211
Ch. 2Herbert Hoover and political economy, 1919-1925 : an overview25
Ch. 3A challenge to voluntarism : Hoover and coal, 1921-192741
Ch. 4Voluntarism and municipal government : Chicago, 1921-192761
Ch. 5Unemployment relief strategies in Milwaukee, 1921-192579
Ch. 6Detroit, automobiles, and the unemployment crisis of 192193
Ch. 7Herbert Hoover, the Great Depression, and the widening of voluntarism107
Ch. 8Municipal government and voluntarism : Chicago, Milwaukee, and Detroit - the Great Depression131
Ch. 9Conclusion : Herbert Hoover and the public sphere149

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