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Herbert Hoover, Unemployment, and the Public Sphere

A Conceptual History, 1919-1933

by Furner Mary O.

  • 127 Want to read
  • 17 Currently reading

Published by University Press of America .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American history: from c 1900 -,
  • Economic history,
  • Employment & unemployment,
  • Inter-war period, 1918-1939,
  • History - U.S.,
  • General,
  • United States - General,
  • History,
  • Politics and government,
  • History: American,
  • USA,
  • History / General,
  • 20th century,
  • United States,
  • 1874-1964,
  • 1929-1933,
  • Hoover, Herbert,,
  • Political and social views,
  • Unemployment

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages208
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8027821M
    ISBN 100761832351
    ISBN 109780761832355

      Summer , Vol. 36, No. 2 By Richard Norton Smith and Timothy Walch Herbert Hoover s inability to use the radio as an effective communication tool contributed to his election loss in (Hoover Library) Few Americans have known greater acclaim or more bitter criticism than Herbert Hoover. The son of a Quaker blacksmith, Hoover was orphaned at the age of nine and sent. Herbert Hoover is, for many Americans, synonymous with the Great Depression. What is less well-known are his successful careers as a mining engineer and as an official in the administrations of Woodrow Wilson (as director of the U.S. Food Administration) and Warren G. Harding and Calvin Coolidge (as secretary of Commerce) prior to his own election in

    Out of Work—Unemployment and Government in Twentieth-Century America by Richard K. Vedder and Lowell E. Gallaway, Holmes & Meier, NY: , is a book which brings much common sense on the issue of the power of government to create jobs. For a laudatory survey of Hoover’s pro–public works views in the s, by an official of the AALL, see George H. Trafton, “Hoover and Unemployment,” American Labor Legislation Review (September, ): ff.; and idem, “Hoover’s Unemployment Policy,” American .

    Herbert Hoover, Unemployment, and the Public Sphere: A Conceptual History, Lanham: University Press of America, "Albert Camus' The Plague: Finding Meaning in a Post-Modern World" in Substance, Judgment and Evaluation: Seeking the Worth of a Liberal Arts, Core Text Education.   book Herbert Hoover. Forgotten Progressive. by Joan Hoff Wilson revd by Ronald Radosh he urged a planned program of public works to .


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Vincent Gaddis, Herbert Hoover, Unemployment, and the Public Sphere: A Conceptual History, Lanham, MD: University Press of America, xxix + pp. $36 (paperback), ISBN: Reviewed for by Patrick D.

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—Herbert Hoover, Address before the annual convention of The American Bankers Association, Cleveland. Octo “President Hoover today designated Robert P. Lamont, Secretary of Commerce, as chairman of the President’s special committee on unemployment.” —Washington dispatch.

Octo Herbert Clark Hoover (Aug – Octo ) was an American engineer, businessman, and politician who served as the 31st president of the United States from to A member of the Republican Party, he held office during the onset of the Great to serving as president, Hoover led the Commission for Relief in Belgium, served as the director of the U.S.

Food Preceded by: Calvin Coolidge. Hoover persuaded local and state governments to sharply increase public works spending. However, the practical effect was to exhaust state and local financial reserves, which led government, byto slash unemployment relief programs and to impose sales taxes to cover their deficits.

Hoover quickly developed a reputation as uncaring. Betweenwhen he founded the Hoover Institution, and his death inHerbert Hoover routinely deposited his papers in the Library & Archives. Those papers mainly concern his relief activities during and after World Wars I and II, his political and personal philosophy, his public service activities, his speeches and writings, and his postpresidential career.

Hoover also consistently lobbied state and local governments—and the U.S. Congress—to increase public works spending. At the same time, historians now acknowledge that Hoover sometimes abandoned voluntarism in favor of government interventions into the nation's economic affairs in the hope of ending the Depression with efforts like the.

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