Benjamin V. Cohen : architect of the New Deal
by
 
Lasser, William.

Title
Benjamin V. Cohen : architect of the New Deal

Author
Lasser, William.

ISBN
9780300088793

Personal Author
Lasser, William.

Publication Information
New Haven : Yale University Press, c2002.

Physical Description
xvi, 385 p., [10] p. of plates : ill. ; 25 cm.

Contents
Origins -- Zionist attorney -- Lawyer and investor -- Newcomer to Washington : the Securities Act of 1933 -- Into the maelstrom : the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 -- The Public Utilities Holding Company Act -- At the center of power -- The court-packing plan -- Domestic politics, 1937-1938 -- Waiting for the war -- Destroyers for bases -- London -- World War II -- Diplomat -- Elder statesman -- Benjamin V. Cohen: architect of the New Deal.

Personal Subject
Cohen, Benjamin V.

Subject Term
Statesmen -- United States -- Biography.
 
Intellectuals -- United States -- Biography.
 
Lawyers -- United States -- Biography.
 
New Deal, 1933-1939.
 
Liberalism -- United States -- History -- 20th century.

Geographic Term
United States -- Politics and government -- 1933-1953.
 
United States -- Politics and government -- 1953-1961.


LibraryMaterial TypeItem BarcodeCall NumberShelf LocationStatus
University LibraryBookBILKUTUP0303526E748.C65 L37 2002Central Campus LibraryCentral Campus Library