The storm clouds gather, 1929-32 Kansas Republicans welcome New Deal funding Unemployment, riots, and the emergency work relief program Rural Kansas : drought, rehabilitation, and relief The WPA, the Dole, general relief, and politics Conclusion : what was radical about New Deal relief? Bibliography Index.
"Examines New Deal relief programs in Kansas throughout the Depression from the perspective of recipients, social workers, and poor commissioners. By focusing on the relationship among the local, state, and federal governments, Peter Fearon shows how the successful operation of work relief depended on the effectiveness of those partnerships"--Provided by publisher.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 279-295) and index.