The Resource Patriots, settlers, and the origins of American social policy, Laura Jensen

Patriots, settlers, and the origins of American social policy, Laura Jensen

Label
Patriots, settlers, and the origins of American social policy
Title
Patriots, settlers, and the origins of American social policy
Statement of responsibility
Laura Jensen
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1955-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Jensen, Laura
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HN13
LC item number
.J46 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • États-Unis
  • États-Unis
  • États-Unis
  • États-Unis
  • United States
  • USA
  • Natievorming
  • Recht op uitkering
  • Sociale politiek
  • Veteranen
  • Political science
  • Social policy
  • Sociale politiek
  • Veteranen
  • Natievorming
  • Recht op uitkering
  • Sozialpolitik
Label
Patriots, settlers, and the origins of American social policy, Laura Jensen
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Entitlements in law and history -- Rethinking the American state and American governance -- Rethinking entitlement(s) -- The E-word in contemporary American politics: what's in a name? -- Entitlements as a policy device -- Entitlements as "rights at work" -- Entitlements and American political development -- 2. Pensions for revolutionary patriots -- Critical precedents: disability, officers', and widows' pension of the Revolutionary War period -- Veterans' benefits and early nation building -- 3. Revolutionary policies -- The logic of expansion -- Revolutionary pensions and sectional politics -- 4. The "public" lands and public welfare -- Public lands and early nation building, 1789-1811 -- Soldiers, settlers, and "others": the public domain and land entitlements, 1811-1830 -- Public land policy and sectionalism -- 5. Expanding a nation, dissolving a union -- Causal stories and continental ambitions -- Movements toward universalism, 1847-1862 -- Reconstruction redux: the Civil War, its (Union) veterans, and selective entitlement -- 6. Entitlements and the constitution of the American nation -- The consequences of policy choice
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xii, 244 pages
Isbn
9780521818834
Lccn
2002034799
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)50590871
  • (OCoLC)ocm50590871
Label
Patriots, settlers, and the origins of American social policy, Laura Jensen
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Entitlements in law and history -- Rethinking the American state and American governance -- Rethinking entitlement(s) -- The E-word in contemporary American politics: what's in a name? -- Entitlements as a policy device -- Entitlements as "rights at work" -- Entitlements and American political development -- 2. Pensions for revolutionary patriots -- Critical precedents: disability, officers', and widows' pension of the Revolutionary War period -- Veterans' benefits and early nation building -- 3. Revolutionary policies -- The logic of expansion -- Revolutionary pensions and sectional politics -- 4. The "public" lands and public welfare -- Public lands and early nation building, 1789-1811 -- Soldiers, settlers, and "others": the public domain and land entitlements, 1811-1830 -- Public land policy and sectionalism -- 5. Expanding a nation, dissolving a union -- Causal stories and continental ambitions -- Movements toward universalism, 1847-1862 -- Reconstruction redux: the Civil War, its (Union) veterans, and selective entitlement -- 6. Entitlements and the constitution of the American nation -- The consequences of policy choice
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xii, 244 pages
Isbn
9780521818834
Lccn
2002034799
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)50590871
  • (OCoLC)ocm50590871

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