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Protecting Soldiers and Mothers — Theda Skocpol | Harvard University Press
It is widely held that the United States lagged behind the countries of Western Europe in developing modern social policies. But, as Theda Skocpol shows in this startlingly new historical analysis, the United States actually pioneered generous social spending for many of its elderly, disabled, and dependent citizens.
welfare  welfare_history  capitalism  development  development_economics labor_market  labor  labor_relations  sociology  policy_making  policy  history  history_of_capitalism 
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