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Author Hunnicutt, Benjamin Kline.
Title Free time [electronic resource] : the forgotten American Dream / Benjamin Kline Hunnicutt.
Publication Info. Philadelphia : Temple University Press, 2013.
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Description 1 online resource.
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction: higher progress-- the forgotten American dream -- The kingdom of God in America : progress as the advance of freedom -- Labor and the ten-hour system -- Walt Whitman: higher progress at mid-century -- The eight-hour day : labor from the civil war to the 1920s -- Infrastructures of freedom -- Labor and Franklin Delano Roosevelt's new dream -- Challenges to full-time, full employment -- Labor turns from shorter hours to full-time, full employment -- Higher progress fades : holdouts persist -- The eclipse of higher progress and the emergence of overwork.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Perth, W.A. Available via World Wide Web.
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Subject Hours of labor -- United States.
Leisure -- United States.
Added Author Ebooks Corporation
Related To Original 9781439907146 1439907145 9781439907153 1439907153 1439907161 (DLC) 2012025886
ISBN 1439907161 (electronic bk.)
9781439907160 (electronic bk.)
9781439907146 (cloth : alk. paper)
1439907145 (cloth : alk. paper)
9781439907153 (pbk. : alk. paper)
1439907153 (pbk. : alk. paper)
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