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The Resource How local politics shape federal policy : business, power, and the environment in twentieth-century Los Angeles, Sarah S. Elkind

How local politics shape federal policy : business, power, and the environment in twentieth-century Los Angeles, Sarah S. Elkind

Label
How local politics shape federal policy : business, power, and the environment in twentieth-century Los Angeles
Title
How local politics shape federal policy
Title remainder
business, power, and the environment in twentieth-century Los Angeles
Statement of responsibility
Sarah S. Elkind
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Focusing on five Los Angeles environmental policy debates between 1920 and 1950, Sarah Elkind investigates how practices in American municipal government gave business groups political legitimacy at the local level as well as unanticipated influence over
Member of
Cataloging source
YDXCP
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1963-
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Elkind, Sarah S.
Dewey number
333.91009794
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
HC107.C2
LC item number
E45 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
The Luther H. Hodges Jr. and Luther H. Hodges Sr. series on business, society, and the state
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  • California
  • California
  • Environmental policy
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • Economic policy
  • Environmental policy
  • Politics and government
  • California
Label
How local politics shape federal policy : business, power, and the environment in twentieth-century Los Angeles, Sarah S. Elkind
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: business interests, special interests, and the public interest -- Oil and water : the public and the private on southern California beaches, 1920-1950 -- Influence through cooperation : the Los Angeles Chamber of Commerce and air pollution control in Los Angeles, 1943-1954 -- Flood control and political exclusion at Whittier Narrows, 1938-1948 -- Private power at Hoover dam : utilities, government power, and political realism, 1920-1928 -- The triumph of localism : the rejection of national water planning in 1950 -- Conclusion : small government and big business in the mid-twentieth century
Control code
762097525
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 267 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781469602707
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt60t38
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)762097525
Label
How local politics shape federal policy : business, power, and the environment in twentieth-century Los Angeles, Sarah S. Elkind
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: business interests, special interests, and the public interest -- Oil and water : the public and the private on southern California beaches, 1920-1950 -- Influence through cooperation : the Los Angeles Chamber of Commerce and air pollution control in Los Angeles, 1943-1954 -- Flood control and political exclusion at Whittier Narrows, 1938-1948 -- Private power at Hoover dam : utilities, government power, and political realism, 1920-1928 -- The triumph of localism : the rejection of national water planning in 1950 -- Conclusion : small government and big business in the mid-twentieth century
Control code
762097525
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 267 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781469602707
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt60t38
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)762097525

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