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The Politics of social policy in the United States

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Published by Princeton University Press in Princeton, N.J .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Public welfare -- United States -- Congresses.,
    • Welfare state -- Congresses.,
    • United States -- Social policy -- Congresses.,
    • United States -- Social conditions -- 1945- -- Congresses.,
    • United States -- Politics and government -- 1945-1989 -- Congresses.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by Margaret Weir, Ann Shola Orloff, and Theda Skocpol.
      SeriesStudies from the Project on the Federal Social Role
      ContributionsWeir, Margaret, 1952-, Orloff, Ann Shola., Skocpol, Theda., Project on the Federal Social Role (U.S.)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHN65 .P635 1988
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 465 p. ;
      Number of Pages465
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2395971M
      ISBN 100691094365, 0691028419
      LC Control Number87025702

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