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Youth and the welfare state in Weimar Germany

Author: Elizabeth Harvey
Publisher: Oxford : Clarendon Press ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1993.
Series: Oxford historical monographs.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The Weimar Republic gave German youth new social rights and a pledge of generous educational and welfare provision. Public social and welfare policies would, it was hoped, banish the spectre of delinquent and rebellious youth, and ensure that the future citizens, workers, and mothers of Germany's new democracy would be well-adjusted, efficient, and healthy. Elizabeth Harvey examines a wide range of policies  Read more...
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Harvey, Elizabeth.
Youth and the welfare state in Weimar Germany.
Oxford : Clarendon Press ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1993
(OCoLC)707442853
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Elizabeth Harvey
ISBN: 0198204140 9780198204145
OCLC Number: 27431218
Description: x, 352 pages ; 23 cm.
Contents: 1. Introduction --
2. Public Policies and the Young Worker in Imperial Germany --
3. Public Policies towards Apprentices and Young Workers, 1918-1933 --
4. Youth Unemployment and Policies towards Unemployed Youth, 1918-1933 --
5. New Approaches to the Problem Adolescent? The Reform of Youth Welfare and Juvenile Justice in the Post-War Period --
6. Juvenile Crime and the Practice of Juvenile Justice --
7. Reforming the Delinquent? Probation and Correctional Education --
8. From Republic to Third Reich.
Series Title: Oxford historical monographs.
Responsibility: Elizabeth Harvey.
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Provides new insights into the troubled development of the Weimar Welfare State and the crisis into which it was plunged by the Great Depression. Elizabeth Harvey examines a wide range of policies  Read more...

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'Elizabeth Harvey's excellent and subtly nuanced monograph on "youth policy" in the Wiemar years provides revealing evidence of the links between hyperinflation and the social and cultural crisis Read more...

 
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