New Deals: Business, Labor, and Politics in America, 1920-1935

New Deals: Business, Labor, and Politics in America, 1920-1935

by Colin Gordon, Hottel
     
 

ISBN-10: 0521451221

ISBN-13: 9780521451222

Pub. Date: 08/26/1994

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Arguing that the labor and welfare law of the latter New Deal grew from a response to the competitive instability of the period, the origins and premises of the policies of the 1920s and 1930s are reassessed in the first major reinterpretation of the New Deal in thirty years.  See more details below

Overview

Arguing that the labor and welfare law of the latter New Deal grew from a response to the competitive instability of the period, the origins and premises of the policies of the 1920s and 1930s are reassessed in the first major reinterpretation of the New Deal in thirty years.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521451222
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
08/26/1994
Pages:
344
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 0.94(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments
Abbreviations Used in Text and Notes
Introduction1
1Rethinking the New Deal: The Logic and Limits of the U.S. Political Economy5
2Competition and Collective Action: Business Conditions and Business Strategies, 1920-193335
3Workers Organizing Capitalists: Regulatory Unionism in American Industry, 1920-193287
4The Limits of Associationalism: Business Organization and Disorganization, 1920-1935128
5The National Recovery Act: The Political Economy of Business Organization, 1933-1935166
6The Wagner Act: The Political Economy of Labor Relations, 1933-1937204
7The Social Security Act: The Political Economy of Welfare Capitalism, 1920-1935240
8New Deal, Old Deck: Business, Labor, and Politics After 1935280
Bibliographical Essay307
Manuscript Collections314
Index317

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