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The Resource Benjamin V. Cohen : architect of the New Deal, William Lasser

Benjamin V. Cohen : architect of the New Deal, William Lasser

Label
Benjamin V. Cohen : architect of the New Deal
Title
Benjamin V. Cohen
Title remainder
architect of the New Deal
Statement of responsibility
William Lasser
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A key figure in the administrations of Franklin D. Roosevelt and Harry S. Truman, Benjamin V. Cohen (1894-1983) was a major architect of public policy from the first days of FDR's presidency through the early days of the Cold War. Although he kept a low public profile, Cohen's influence extended across a wide range of domestic and foreign policy initiatives. This biography offers an account of Ben Cohen's life and career, and an assessment of his contribution to the origin and development of modern American liberalism
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
COO
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lasser, William
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cohen, Benjamin V
  • Cohen, Benjamin V
  • Cohen, Benjamin V
  • Statesmen
  • Intellectuals
  • Lawyers
  • New Deal, 1933-1939
  • Liberalism
  • United States
  • United States
  • Libéralisme
  • Hommes d'État
  • Intellectuels
  • Avocats
  • New Deal
  • États-Unis
  • États-Unis
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • HISTORY
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • New Deal, 1933-1939
  • Intellectuals
  • Lawyers
  • Liberalism
  • Politics and government
  • Statesmen
  • United States
  • New Deal
  • Liberalisme
Label
Benjamin V. Cohen : architect of the New Deal, William Lasser
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"A Century Foundation book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Origins -- Zionist attorney -- Lawyer and investor -- Newcomer to Washington : the Securities Act of 1933 -- Into the maelstrom : the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 -- The Public Utilities Holding Company Act -- At the center of power -- The court-packing plan -- Domestic politics, 1937-1938 -- Waiting for the war -- Destroyers for bases -- London -- World War II -- Diplomat -- Elder statesman -- Benjamin V. Cohen : architect of the New Deal
Control code
ocn191952615
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 385 pages, 10 unnumbered pages of plates)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780300128888
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt111z32
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)191952615
Label
Benjamin V. Cohen : architect of the New Deal, William Lasser
Publication
Copyright
Note
"A Century Foundation book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Origins -- Zionist attorney -- Lawyer and investor -- Newcomer to Washington : the Securities Act of 1933 -- Into the maelstrom : the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 -- The Public Utilities Holding Company Act -- At the center of power -- The court-packing plan -- Domestic politics, 1937-1938 -- Waiting for the war -- Destroyers for bases -- London -- World War II -- Diplomat -- Elder statesman -- Benjamin V. Cohen : architect of the New Deal
Control code
ocn191952615
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 385 pages, 10 unnumbered pages of plates)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780300128888
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt111z32
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)191952615

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