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The Resource How local politics shape federal policy : business, power, and the environment in twentieth-century Los Angeles, Sarah S. Elkind

How local politics shape federal policy : business, power, and the environment in twentieth-century Los Angeles, Sarah S. Elkind

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How local politics shape federal policy : business, power, and the environment in twentieth-century Los Angeles
Title
How local politics shape federal policy
Title remainder
business, power, and the environment in twentieth-century Los Angeles
Statement of responsibility
Sarah S. Elkind
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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1963-
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Elkind, Sarah S.
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
HC107.C2
LC item number
E45 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
The Luther H. Hodges Jr. and Luther H. Hodges Sr. series on business, society, and the state
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  • California
  • California
  • Environmental policy
Label
How local politics shape federal policy : business, power, and the environment in twentieth-century Los Angeles, Sarah S. Elkind
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [239]-249) and index
Contents
Introduction : business interests, special interests, and the public interest -- Oil and water : the public and the private on southern California beaches, 1920-1950 -- Influence through cooperation : the Los Angeles Chamber of Commerce and air pollution control in Los Angeles, 1943-1954 -- Flood control and political exclusion at Whittier Narrows, 1938-1948 -- Private power at Hoover dam : utilities, government power, and political realism, 1920-1928 -- The triumph of localism : the rejection of national water planning in 1950 -- Conclusion : small government and big business in the mid-twentieth century
Control code
696318383
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
1st ed
Extent
[xiii], 267 p.
Isbn
9780807834893
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010052561
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)696318383
Label
How local politics shape federal policy : business, power, and the environment in twentieth-century Los Angeles, Sarah S. Elkind
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [239]-249) and index
Contents
Introduction : business interests, special interests, and the public interest -- Oil and water : the public and the private on southern California beaches, 1920-1950 -- Influence through cooperation : the Los Angeles Chamber of Commerce and air pollution control in Los Angeles, 1943-1954 -- Flood control and political exclusion at Whittier Narrows, 1938-1948 -- Private power at Hoover dam : utilities, government power, and political realism, 1920-1928 -- The triumph of localism : the rejection of national water planning in 1950 -- Conclusion : small government and big business in the mid-twentieth century
Control code
696318383
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
1st ed
Extent
[xiii], 267 p.
Isbn
9780807834893
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010052561
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)696318383

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