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The Politics of German Child Welfare from the Empire to the Federal Republic

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ISBN 9780674688629

Publication Date: 04/01/1996

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  • Preface
  • Acknowledgments
  • Abbreviations
  • Introduction: Society, Politics, and Modern Social Policy
  • 1. The Inception of Modern Child Welfare Policy, 1840–1895
  • 2. Competing Reform Conceptions in the 1890s
  • 3. Expansion and Consolidation, 1900–1914
  • 4. The Struggle over Child Welfare Policy, 1910–1914
  • 5. Child Welfare Policy in the Great War, 1914–1918
  • 6. Revolution and the National Child Welfare Act, 1918–1924
  • 7. Child Welfare, Bureaucracy, and “Cultural War,” 1924–1929
  • 8. The Great Depression and National Socialism, 1930–1945
  • 9. Child Welfare Policy in the Federal Republic, 1945–1961
  • Conclusion: Democracy, Fascism, and Social Policy
  • Notes
  • Index

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