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Author Singleton, Jeff, 1947-
Title The American dole : unemployment relief and the welfare state in the Great Depression / Jeff Singleton.
Imprint Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 2000.

Author Singleton, Jeff, 1947-
Series Contributions in American history, 0084-9219 ; no. 189
Contributions in American history ; no. 189. 0084-9219
Subject Public welfare -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Unemployment insurance -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Social security -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Depressions -- 1929 -- United States.
Description 1 online resource (viii, 243 pages)
polychrome. rdacc
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 227-238) and index.
Note Print version record.
Contents Unemployment Relief and the Welfare State -- The "Rising Tide of Relief" -- The Myth of Voluntarism -- The National Dole -- Work Relief -- Ending the Dole as We Knew It -- Relief Estimates and the Children's Bureau Series.
Access Use copy Restrictions unspecified star
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. [Place of publication not identified] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010.
System Details Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Note digitized 2010 HathiTrust Digital Library committed to preserve pda
ISBN 0313000530 (electronic bk.)
9780313000539 (electronic bk.)
0313314004 (alk. paper)
9780313314001 (alk. paper)
OCLC # 50175551
Additional Format Print version: Singleton, Jeff, 1947- American dole. Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 2000 0313314004 (DLC) 99462054

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