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The Great society and its legacy : twenty years of U.S. social policy

Author: Marshall Kaplan; Peggy L Cuciti
Publisher: Durham : Duke University Press, 1986.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Great society and its legacy.
Durham : Duke University Press, 1986
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Marshall Kaplan; Peggy L Cuciti
ISBN: 0822305895 9780822305897 0822307383 9780822307389
OCLC Number: 13284507
Description: viii, 252 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Great society 1984 : relic or reality / Robert Wood --
Is new federalism the wave of the future? / William Schambra --
Evolution of economic policy / Barry Bosworth --
Tax reform from 1964-1984 --
a brief retrospect / Joseph Pechman --
Poverty in the United States / Paul Ylvisaker --
War on poverty : assumptions, history, and results / Bernard Gifford --
Did the great society and subsequent initiatives work? / Sar Levitan & Clifford Johnson --
Creating jobs for Americans : from MDTA to industrial policy / Peter Edelman --
Six welfare questions still searching for answers / Henry Aaron --
Random reflections on the great society's politics and health care programs after twenty years / Wilbur Cohen --
Revitalizing the cities : from great expectations to a new realism / Marshall Kaplan --
Downtown shopping malls and the new public-private strategy / Bernard Frieden & Lynn Sagalyn --
Observations on the role of the media in covering the war on poverty / Ian Menzies --
Role of the media in shaping public policy : the myth of power and the power of myth / Charles Green --
Social science and the great society / Richard Nathan --
Fiscal federalism in the 1980s : dismantling or rationalizing the great society / Robert Reischauer --
Nature and systemic impact of "creative federalism" / David Walker --
Great society and the growth of "juridical federalism" --
protecting civil rights and welfare / David Rosenbloom --
Conclusion --
Great society, past, and possible future.
Responsibility: edited by Marshall Kaplan and Peggy L. Cuciti, editors.


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