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By Patricia Harris (contributor) and David Lyon (contributor)

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9780299058005, titled "Launching Social Security: A Capture-And-Record Account" | Univ of Wisconsin Pr, June 1, 1970, cover price $37.50 | also contains Launching Social Security: A Capture-And-Record Account

Paperback:

9781465439413 | Fol lam pa edition (Dk Pub, May 5, 2015), cover price $20.00
9780756694944 | Fol lam pa edition (Dk Pub, April 15, 2013), cover price $20.00
9780756669737 | Dk Pub, April 18, 2011, cover price $20.00

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Product Description: This handbook is a one-stop forum for nonpartisan discussion of the major proposals for addressing Social Security's coming financial crisis.• Provides charts and graphs, including a graphic display of the likely future of the Social Security Trust Fund, a sketch of a financial portrait of Social Security, and the impact of potential reforms• Includes a list of key terms, such as "pay-as-you-go" and "means testing," making the language of Social Security reform accessible to every reade...read more

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9781598841190 | 1 edition (Abc-Clio Inc, May 30, 2008), cover price $64.00 | About this edition: This handbook is a one-stop forum for nonpartisan discussion of the major proposals for addressing Social Security's coming financial crisis.

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Bringing the politics and policy of the current Social Security debate to light, an informed study of the controversy describes the workings of the system while evaluating the compelling history and ingenious structure of the program as set forth by President Roosevelt.

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9780471771722 | John Wiley & Sons Inc, November 4, 2005, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: Bringing the politics and policy of the current Social Security debate to light, a study of the controversy describes the workings of the system while evaluating the history and ingenious structure of the program as set forth by President Roosevelt.

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Product Description:     In the second half of the twentieth century, no one exerted more influence over Social Security than Robert Ball, who in 1947 wrote what became the key statement defining why social insurance, not welfare, should be America’s primary income maintenance program...read more

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9780299189501 | Univ of Wisconsin Pr, January 1, 2004, cover price $65.00 | About this edition:     In the second half of the twentieth century, no one exerted more influence over Social Security than Robert Ball, who in 1947 wrote what became the key statement defining why social insurance, not welfare, should be America’s primary income maintenance program.

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9780299189549 | Univ of Wisconsin Pr, July 31, 2005, cover price $26.95 | About this edition:     In the second half of the twentieth century, no one exerted more influence over Social Security than Robert Ball, who in 1947 wrote what became the key statement defining why social insurance, not welfare, should be America’s primary income maintenance program.

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Product Description: Social Security is now the federal government's largest, and probably its most popular, program. It has performed well and grown hugely over the twentieth century, with the trust fund that pays benefits generally being kept financially solvent and paying people a decent return on their contributions...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780472096794 | Univ of Michigan Pr, June 1, 1998, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Social Security is now the federal government's largest, and probably its most popular, program.

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9780472066797 | Univ of Michigan Pr, November 1, 2000, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: Social Security is now the federal government's largest, and probably its most popular, program.

This is an historical exploration of the US pensioner movements of the late 1920s through to the early 1950s, and the insights they offer policy analysts and researchers on how the forthcoming retirement of the Baby-Boom generation could proceed. (view table of contents)

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9780765605184 | M E Sharpe Inc, June 1, 2000, cover price $175.00 | About this edition: This is an historical exploration of the US pensioner movements of the late 1920s through to the early 1950s, and the insights they offer policy analysts and researchers on how the forthcoming retirement of the Baby-Boom generation could proceed.

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9780765605191, titled "Pensions, Politics and the Elderly: Historic Social Movements and Their Lessons for Our Aging Society" | M E Sharpe Inc, August 1, 2000, cover price $52.95

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Product Description: Will the Social Security system founder as millions of baby boomers enter their retirement years? Is the frightening vision of an impoverished old age a glimpse into the real future for Americans of the next generation? The authors of this book put debates about Social Security reform into historical perspective, consider various reform ideas, and elaborate a proposal to ensure that the system can continue to meet the claims of the retired and the disabled...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780300081480 | Yale Univ Pr, October 1, 1999, cover price $55.00 | About this edition: Will the Social Security system founder as millions of baby boomers enter their retirement years?

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9780300081497 | Yale Univ Pr, October 1, 1999, cover price $39.00 | About this edition: Will the Social Security system founder as millions of baby boomers enter their retirement years?

An account of Clinton's use of health-care reforms during his presidential campaign and their relation to present-day attacks on government concerning health care draws on contemporary documents, media coverage, and confidential White House strategy memos to offer deep insight. (view table of contents)

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9780393039702 | W W Norton & Co Inc, May 1, 1996, cover price $27.50 | About this edition: Discusses Clinton's use of health care reforms in his campaign and relation to recent attacks on government health care policy

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Product Description: Beginning with the stock market crash of 1929, Blanche Coll documents the evolution of federal and state government policymaking for welfare and Social Security, our safety net. As Coll points out, the policies that determine who is entitled to aid, how standard dollar amounts are set, child support responsibilities, the equitable fiscal division between state, federal, and local governments, and the resulting impact on the poor - particularly women and children of all races - have fluctuated throughout the history of welfare...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780813521596 | Rutgers Univ Pr, June 1, 1995, cover price $59.00 | About this edition: Beginning with the stock market crash of 1929, Blanche Coll documents the evolution of federal and state government policymaking for welfare and Social Security, our safety net.

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Product Description: JFK tagged him "Mr. Social Security." LBJ praised him as the "planner, architect, builder and repairman on every major piece of social legislation [since 1935]." The New York Times called him "one of the country's foremost technicians in public welfare...read more

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9780700607075 | Univ Pr of Kansas, March 1, 1995, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: JFK tagged him "Mr.

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Product Description: This engaging memoir evokes the political and social atmosphere of the capital in the New Deal era and details Eliot's own role as principal author of the Social Security Act.

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9781555531348 | Northeastern Univ Pr, November 1, 1992, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: This engaging memoir evokes the political and social atmosphere of the capital in the New Deal era and details Eliot's own role as principal author of the Social Security Act.

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Assesses social security's past performance, examines the problems which now face it, and discusses retirement, women's benefits, universal coverage, and federal health care programs (view table of contents)

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9780521328661 | Cambridge Univ Pr, September 1, 1986, cover price $110.00 | About this edition: Assesses social security's past performance, examines the problems which now face it, and discusses retirement, women's benefits, universal coverage, and federal health care programs

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Product Description: Book by Tishler, Hace S.

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9780804690126 | Associated Faculty Pr Inc, June 1, 1971, cover price $19.50 | About this edition: Book by Tishler, Hace S.

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