skip to content
The rise of the public authority : statebuilding and economic development in Twentieth-Century America Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The rise of the public authority : statebuilding and economic development in Twentieth-Century America

Author: Gail Radford
Publisher: Chicago ; London : The University of Chicago Press, [2013]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:

In the late nineteenth century, public officials throughout the United States began to experiment with new methods of managing their local economies and meeting the infrastructure needs of a newly  Read more...

Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gail Radford
ISBN: 9780226037691 022603769X 9780226037721 022603772X 022603786X 9780226037868
OCLC Number: 809911062
Description: ix, 218 pages : illustrations, map ; 24 cm
Contents: The campaign for a federal fleet corporation --
The creation of the federal land banks --
Municipalities struggle to meet new needs --
The truncated career of autonomous federal agencies --
The federal government promotes public authorities --
Public authorities since the Second World War --
Epilogue: The future of public authorities --
Appendix: Federal corporate agencies.
Responsibility: Gail Radford.
More information:

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

"Gail Radford has performed a great service here, deftly situating the first comprehensive history of this sprawling but underappreciated aspect of American governance within broader narratives of Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/809911062> # The rise of the public authority : statebuilding and economic development in Twentieth-Century America
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
   library:oclcnum "809911062" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/ilu> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1356245273#Place/usa> ; # USA.
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> ; # United States.
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1356245273#Topic/landesbank> ; # Landesbank
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1356245273#Topic/federal_land_banks_united_states_history_20th_century> ; # Federal land banks--United States--History--20th century
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/338.6209730904/e23/> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1356245273#Topic/bundesstaat> ; # Bundesstaat
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1356245273#Event/1900_1999> ; # 1900-1999
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/880071> ; # Government corporations
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1356245273#Topic/government_corporations_united_states_history_20th_century> ; # Government corporations--United States--History--20th century
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/922367> ; # Federal land banks
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/70659002> ; # Gail Radford
   schema:datePublished "2013" ;
   schema:description "The campaign for a federal fleet corporation -- The creation of the federal land banks -- Municipalities struggle to meet new needs -- The truncated career of autonomous federal agencies -- The federal government promotes public authorities -- Public authorities since the Second World War -- Epilogue: The future of public authorities -- Appendix: Federal corporate agencies."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/1356245273> ;
   schema:genre "History"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:name "The rise of the public authority : statebuilding and economic development in Twentieth-Century America"@en ;
   schema:productID "809911062" ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780226037721> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780226037691> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780226037868> ;
   umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GBB317061> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/809911062> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1356245273#Topic/federal_land_banks_united_states_history_20th_century> # Federal land banks--United States--History--20th century
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85047616> ;
   schema:name "Federal land banks--United States--History--20th century"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1356245273#Topic/government_corporations_united_states_history_20th_century> # Government corporations--United States--History--20th century
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2009122003> ;
   schema:name "Government corporations--United States--History--20th century"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> # United States.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "United States." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/880071> # Government corporations
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Government corporations"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/922367> # Federal land banks
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Federal land banks"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/70659002> # Gail Radford
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Radford" ;
   schema:givenName "Gail" ;
   schema:name "Gail Radford" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780226037691>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "022603769X" ;
   schema:isbn "9780226037691" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780226037721>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "022603772X" ;
   schema:isbn "9780226037721" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780226037868>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "022603786X" ;
   schema:isbn "9780226037868" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/809911062>
    a genont:InformationResource, genont:ContentTypeGenericResource ;
   schema:about <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/809911062> ; # The rise of the public authority : statebuilding and economic development in Twentieth-Century America
   schema:dateModified "2018-03-10" ;
   void:inDataset <http://purl.oclc.org/dataset/WorldCat> ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.