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The American Dole: Unemployment Relief and the Welfare State in the Great ...

Jeff Singleton - History - 2000 - 243 pages
Singleton examines the origins and implementation of the first federal welfare programs in the early 1930s. Based on his extensive research in the archives of federal welfare ...
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The Poverty of Communism

Nicholas Eberstadt, Nick Eberstadt - Political Science - 1988 - 317 pages
One third of the world's population today lives under governments that consider themselves to be Marxist-Leninist. In many of these places, severe poverty was endemic in the ...
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The New Freedom: Individualism and Collectivism in the Social Lives of Americans

William A. Donohue - Social Science - 1995 - 250 pages
The root cause of contemporary American psychological and social disorders, argues William Donohue in this major new book, is the dominant culture's embracement of a fraudulent ...
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The Oversocialized Conception of Man

Social Science - 1999 - 322 pages
The chapters in this volume represent some of Dennis Wrong's best and most enduring essays. Initially published as "Skeptical Sociology, " this collection displays his ability ...
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Tradition and Revolt

Robert A. Nisbet - Social Science - 1968 - 308 pages
This classic volume deals with a crucial contemporary social issue: the conflict between traditionalism and modernism. Nisbet considers such subjects as power, community ...
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Social Roles & Social Institutions: Essays in Honor of Rose Laub Coser

Judith R. Blau, Rose Laub Coser, Norman Goodman - Social Science - 1995 - 289 pages
The concept of social roles highlights sociology's distinctive approach to understanding human behavior. Social roles link behavior to structural positions and social ...
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Sentiments and Activities: Essays in Social Science

Social Science - 1988 - 326 pages
Sentiments and Activities represents a dialogue between the data of social science and certain kinds of general ideas. The papers have three main subject areas: history and ...
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Social Theory and Social Practice

Social Science - 1962 - 190 pages
Social Theory and Social Practice is a unique effort at applied social theory. Hans L. Zetterberg believes that social research has now advanced so far that social scientists ...
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