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Author Burch, John R., 1968-
Title The great society and the war on poverty : an economic legacy in essays and documents / John R. Burch, Jr.
Imprint Santa Barbara : Greenwood, An Imprint of ABC-CLIO, LLC, [2017]

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 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  HV95 .B757 2017    AVAILABLE  
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 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  HV95 .B757 2017    AVAILABLE  
Author Burch, John R., 1968-
Subject Poverty -- Government policy -- United States -- Encyclopedias.
Description x, 435 pages ; 27 cm
Note Includes index.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents List of entries -- List of primary documents -- Introduction -- Entries : A-Z -- Epilogue : great society at 50 -- Primary documents.
Summary This book provides a historical perspective on the issues of today by looking to the Great Society period; identifies how the War on Poverty continues to impact the United States, both positively and negatively; and examines how the Nixon and Reagan administrations served to dismantle Lyndon Johnson's achievements. Also includes primary documents that enable readers to examine key historical sources directly.
ISBN 9781440833878 (hard copy ; alk. paper)
1440833877 (hard copy ; alk. paper)
9781440833885 (ebook)
OCLC # 963360012
Additional Format Online version: Burch, John R., 1968- Great society and the war on poverty. Santa Barbara, California : Greenwood, an imprint of ABC-CLIO, LLC, [2017] 9781440833885 (DLC) 2017018126 (OCoLC)982373857.


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