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The Resource Kansas in the Great Depression : work relief, the Dole, and rehabilitation, Peter Fearon

Kansas in the Great Depression : work relief, the Dole, and rehabilitation, Peter Fearon

Label
Kansas in the Great Depression : work relief, the Dole, and rehabilitation
Title
Kansas in the Great Depression
Title remainder
work relief, the Dole, and rehabilitation
Statement of responsibility
Peter Fearon
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Examines New Deal relief programs in Kansas throughout the Depression from the perspective of recipients, social workers, and poor commissioners. By focusing on the relationship among the local, state, and federal governments, Peter Fearon shows how the successful operation of work relief depended on the effectiveness of those partnerships"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
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Fearon, Peter
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Public service employment
  • New Deal, 1933-1939
  • Depressions
Label
Kansas in the Great Depression : work relief, the Dole, and rehabilitation, Peter Fearon
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 279-295) and index
Contents
The storm clouds gather, 1929-32 -- Kansas Republicans welcome New Deal funding -- Unemployment, riots, and the emergency work relief program -- Rural Kansas : drought, rehabilitation, and relief -- The WPA, the Dole, general relief, and politics -- Conclusion : what was radical about New Deal relief? -- Bibliography -- Index
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xv, 316 p.
Isbn
9780826217363
Isbn Type
(hard cover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2006102012
Other physical details
ill
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm77574616
  • (OCoLC)77574616
Label
Kansas in the Great Depression : work relief, the Dole, and rehabilitation, Peter Fearon
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 279-295) and index
Contents
The storm clouds gather, 1929-32 -- Kansas Republicans welcome New Deal funding -- Unemployment, riots, and the emergency work relief program -- Rural Kansas : drought, rehabilitation, and relief -- The WPA, the Dole, general relief, and politics -- Conclusion : what was radical about New Deal relief? -- Bibliography -- Index
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xv, 316 p.
Isbn
9780826217363
Isbn Type
(hard cover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2006102012
Other physical details
ill
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm77574616
  • (OCoLC)77574616

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