Crisis and Leviathan: Critical Episodes in the Growth of American Government

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"In Crisis and Leviathan, economist and historian Robert Higgs shows how Big Government emerged from responses to national emergencies that occurred as attitudes about the role of government were changing dramatically. In particular, governmental responses to the Great Depression, two World Wars, the Cold War, and various lesser "crises"(real or imagined) led to a host of new federal programs, activities, and functions that left legacies--including greater acceptance of bigger government--that endured long after each crisis ...

Crisis and Leviathan: Critical Episodes in the Growth of American Government 2013, Independent Institute

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Crisis and Leviathan: Critical Episodes in the Growth of American Government 2013, Independent Institute

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Crisis and Leviathan: Critical Episodes in the Growth of American Government 1989, Oxford University Press, USA, New York, NY

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Crisis and Leviathan: Critical Episodes in the Growth of American Government 1987, Oxford University Press, USA, New York, NY

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