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Public works administration

current public policy perspectives

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Published by Sage Publications in Thousand Oaks, Calif .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Public works -- United States -- Management.,
    • Public works -- Management -- Study and teaching -- United States.,
    • Public works -- United States -- Management -- Case studies.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      Statementeditor, Lucy Brewer.
      ContributionsBrewer, Lucy.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD3887 .P83 1997
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxix, 355 p. :
      Number of Pages355
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL973146M
      ISBN 100803971788
      LC Control Number96010038

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      Public Works of Art Project (PWAP), first of the U.S. federal art programs conceived as part of the New Deal during the Great Depression of the s. Its purpose was to prove the feasibility of government patronage. It was organized in December within the Department of the Treasury with funds from the Civil Works Administration and aimed at giving meaningful work to unemployed artists. Explore our list of Public Administration Books at Barnes & Noble®. Receive FREE shipping with your Barnes & Noble Membership.

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