Social Security Act, 1st Edition

  • Richard Worth
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  • ISBN-10: 1608703444
  • ISBN-13: 9781608703449
  • DDC: 344.7302
  • Grade Level Range: 6th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 128 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2011 | Published/Released March 2012
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2011

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Discusses the SOCIAL SECURITY ACT, describing its origins in the aftermath of the Great Depression and its uncertain future. Go behind the scenes and see the drama that led to the Social Security Act being passed and the effect this piece of legislation has had in the development of our country.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Introduction: Social Security.
1: The Origins Of Social Security.
2: Attitudes Toward Aging.
3: Social Security— The Early Years.
4: Social Security— 1950s-1990s.
5: The Current Social Security System at Work.
6: Social Security and the Supreme Court.
7: Social Security Benefits: Key Problems.
8: The Future of Social Security.
9: From Bill to Law.
Further Information.
About the Author.