vi, 311 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
9780812245714 hardcover alkaline paper 0812245717 hardcover alkaline paper
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
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Introduction : statebuilding in the Progressive Era: a continuing dilemma in American political development ch. 1. Making citizens of freedmen and polygamists / Julie Novkov ch. 2. Demagogues and the demon drink : newspapers and the revival of prohibition in Georgia / Marek D. Steedman ch. 3. Statebuilding through corruption : graft and trash in Pittsburgh and New Orleans / Kathleen Sullivan and Patricia Strach ch. 4. Developing the animal welfare state / Susan J. Pearson and Kimberly K. Smith ch. 5. Wildlife protection and the development of centralized governance in the Progressive Era / Ann-Marie Szymanski ch. 6. The house that Julia (and friends) built : networking the Chicago juvenile court / Carol Nackenoff and Kathleen Sullivan ch. 7. Housing reform and the origins of mortgage redlining in the United States / James L. Greer.