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Struggles for Justice

Social Responsibility and the Liberal State

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$50.00 • £40.95 • €45.00

ISBN 9780674845817

Publication Date: 03/15/1993


558 pages

5-3/4 x 9 inches

16 halftones, 4 tables

Belknap Press


  • Introduction
  • I. The Problem: State and Society, 1890s–1912
    • 1. Gilded Age Liberty
    • 2. New Workers, New Women
    • 3. The Social Question
  • II. Confronting the Issues, 1913–1924
    • 4. Progressive Statecraft
    • 5. The Dynamics of Total War
    • 6. Response to Revolution
    • 7. Restoration by Repression
  • III. The Resolution, 1925–1938
    • 8. The New Era of Corporate Capitalism
    • 9. Managing the Depression: Hoover and Roosevelt
    • 10. Rendezvous with Destiny
  • Conclusion
  • Abbreviations
  • Selected Bibliography
  • Notes
  • Index

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