The Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science Volume 91-92

The Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science Volume 91-92

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1920 edition. Excerpt: ...already, engaged as they are with the actual direction of national or corporate policies. Others hesitate to express themselves freely, fearing they will be misconstrued. Almost all have been for so long a time without adequate news from the United States that they do not know of industrial developments here, and so find it difficult or impossible to write for American readers. The world's industrial problem is so largely a problem of the settlement of the Peace that there are of necessity repeated references thereto and many paragraphs dealing directly therewith. It is hoped that the volume, as a whole, will be read and considered in the spirit in which it was conceived and in which the contributions were requested and frankly written. The volume is in the interest of no school of thought, of no industrial or political program. The editors in charge hope that as a factual survey of an important but little understood subject it may make some slight contribution to American knowledge. Robert W. Balderston, Richard L. Cary, EdUors-in-Charge. INTRODUCTION By Robert W. Balderston Secretary, Inter-State Milk Producers' Association, Philadelphia. For the first six months of 1920 in Germany with the American Friends' Service Committee, in cooperation with the American Relief Administration (Herbert Hoover, Chairman) THIS number of The Annals has been projected and edited in the belief that almost all careful students agree now that the future security of the world, and particularly of the Entente, is dependent upon an immediate and permanent revival of German industry, and that a prostrate and exhausted Germany is a menace to all mankind. The old-time industrial leader of Germany thinks that the recovery of Germany's industry will come about...show more

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  • Paperback | 208 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 11mm | 381g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236946871
  • 9781236946874