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Yale agrarian studies.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages -263) and index.
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Introduction: agriculture between state and market The early battles lost: reaching for regulation, 1920-1932 Winning supply management: a new deal for agriculture, 1933-1945 Shifting agricultural coalitions: sliding back toward the free market, 1945-1975 The decline of the South: changing power within U.S. agriculture, 1945-1975 Agriculture and the changing world economy: the U.S. food regime, 1945-1990 The 1996 FAIR Act: changing U.S. agricultural policy Epilogue. After FAIR : a new departure?