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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.

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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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From Protest to Challenge: A Documentary History of African Politics in South Africa, 1882–1964: Vol. 2: Hope and Challenge, 1935–1952 ;1964

via Hoover Institution Press
Friday, June 1, 1973

This remarkable collection of material is as relevant today as when it was first published; graphically demonstrating the native African's struggle for peace, freedom, and equality in his native land during the 19th and 20th centuries.

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Catalog of Files and Microfilm of the German Foreign Ministry Archives, 1920–1945, Vol. 4

via Hoover Institution Press
Saturday, January 1, 1972

"The Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace takes pride in publishing the fourth and final volume of A Catalog of Files and Microfilms of the German Foreign Ministry Archives, 1920-1945 and thus completing a cooperative publication venture with the U.S. Department of State.

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From Protest to Challenge: A Documentary History of African Politics in South Africa, 1882–-1964: Vol. 1: Protest and Hope, 1882–1934

via Hoover Institution Press
Saturday, January 1, 1972

This remarkable collection of material is as relevant today as when it was first published; graphically demonstrating the native African's struggle for peace, freedom, and equality in his native land during the 19th and 20th centuries.

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Western Europe: A Survey of Holdings at the Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace

via Hoover Institution Press
Thursday, January 1, 1970

Both an overview and a list of outstanding holdings of the Hoover library collection on Western Europe.

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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.

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