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Bound to Be Free

by Richard B. McKenzievia Hoover Institution Press
Wednesday, January 6, 1982

Why is it that in the land of the free, special interests control what you eat, wear, and drive, while the government tells you how your children will be educated and how much you'll pay for life's essentials? McKenzie argues that the key to each person's freedom is a business community free of government favor as well as interference.

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The United States in the 1980s

by Alvin Rabushkavia Hoover Institution Press
Tuesday, July 1, 1980

A review and analysis of major domestic and international issues that faced the United States in the 1980s.

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Guide to the Hoover Institution Archives

by Charles G. Palm, Dale Reedvia Hoover Institution Press
Tuesday, April 1, 1980

First edition. Lists 3,569 items arranged in alphabetical order by author/title under the headings of Original Materials and Microfilms. Includes an appendix of Bibliographic Works Based on Hoover Collections. 

In Defense Of The Corporation
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In Defense of the Corporation

by Robert Hessenvia Hoover Institution Press
Wednesday, February 1, 1978

In this book Hessen presents an uncompromising defense of the right of corporation to exist and function freely. He offers a reinterpretation of the nature and historic origins of corporate enterprise, and a spirited challenge to the current widespread condemnation of giant corporations.

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Welfare: The Political Economy of Welfare Reform in the United States

by Martin Andersonvia Hoover Institution Press
Sunday, January 1, 1978

Welfare is a seminal work providing unusual insights into how national policy decisions are made and is a major contribution to the literature of political economy. Readable and straightforward, Welfare tells the story of what welfare reform is really all about—and what is at stake for our society.

Social Security
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Social Security: Promise and Reality

by Rita Ricardo-Campbellvia Hoover Institution Press
Friday, July 1, 1977

In this book Rita Ricardo Campbell translates the arcane intricacies of Social Security into terms intelligible to lay readers. She thereby fills the long-standing need for a lucid, up-to-date, authoritative guide to the system.

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Herbert Hoover and Famine Relief to Soviet Russia, 1921–1923

by Benjamin Weissmanvia Hoover Institution Press
Saturday, June 1, 1974

In 1921 one of the most devastating famines in history threatened the lives of millions of Russians as well as the continuance of Soviet rule. Responding to a plea for help from the Soviet government. the American Relief Administration (ARA) agreed to provide famine relief in the stricken areas. 

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Burden of Empire

by Peter J. Duignan, Lewis H. Gannvia Hoover Institution Press
Sunday, January 1, 1967

Since its publication in 1967, Burden of Empire has been widely praised and criticized for its controversial approach to the problem of colonialism in Africa. The authors have challenged the new "orthodoxy" about Africa—the belief that little but evil and exploitation has resulted from the era of European colonialism.

See Dick Flunk

by Tyce Palmaffyvia Policy Review

Decades of research shows that kids with reading problems need phonics-based instruction. Why aren’t educators listening?

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