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Handlin, Mary Flug 1913-1976

Overview
Works: 23 works in 126 publications in 5 languages and 6,251 library holdings
Genres: History 
Roles: Editor, Author
Classifications: HQ796, 301.43150973
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Most widely held works about Mary Flug Handlin
 
Most widely held works by Mary Flug Handlin
Facing life; youth and the family in American history by Oscar Handlin( Book )

6 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 1,291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Commonwealth; a study of the role of government in the American economy: Massachusetts, 1774-1861 by Oscar Handlin( Book )

23 editions published between 1947 and 1974 in English and held by 1,135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The dimensions of liberty by Oscar Handlin( Book )

29 editions published between 1961 and 1966 in 3 languages and held by 969 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What has liberty actually meant in the life of Americans in the past. Present nine propositions or hypotheses: Liberty has meant not the negation but the proper use of power; Power was to be organized and exercised within defined procedures; There were limits beyond which power ought not to be used; Power might be used for some ends but not for others; Important spheres of social action were to be left in the U.S. to voluntary associations without the capacity for coercion; These might not however act in a conspiratorial fashion; Power might be used to increase wealth of the nation because just modes of distribution assured the equal access of all to it; The Social structure of the U.S. encouraged social mobility; Efforts in the past to restrict the scope of mobility have not been successful
The wealth of the American people : a history of American affluence by Oscar Handlin( Book )

6 editions published between 1973 and 1975 in English and held by 944 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The popular sources of political authority; documents on the Massachusetts constitution of 1780 by Oscar Handlin( Book )

12 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 831 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The American college and American culture; socialization as a function of higher education by Oscar Handlin( Book )

14 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 752 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This work describes how, over three centuries, colleges have been expected to assume responsibility for the care and socialization of the young while "...the task had grown all the more difficult because a prosperous society, immersed in sensation, easily swept by currents of irrationality, deeply puzzled by questions of national purpose, and uncertain about the content of the happiness it pursued was incapable of developing a consensus about the model toward which the young should be socialized." (Mjm)
Danger in discord; origins of anti-Semitism in the United States by Oscar Handlin( Book )

9 editions published between 1948 and 1964 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Las dimensiones de la libertad by Oscar Handlin( Book )

3 editions published in 1963 in Spanish and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Storia della ricchezza degli Stati Uniti by Oscar Handlin( Book )

4 editions published in 1978 in Italian and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A century of Jewish immigration to the United States by Oscar Handlin( Book )

3 editions published between 1947 and 1949 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The origins of the American business corporation by Oscar Handlin( Book )

1 edition published in 1945 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Radicals and conservatives in Massachusetts after independence by Oscar Handlin( Book )

2 editions published in 1944 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Digest of public welfare provisions under the laws of the state of Iowa by United States( Book )

1 edition published in 1936 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Origins of the Southern labor system by Oscar Handlin( Book )

in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As dimensões da liberdade by Oscar Handlin( Book )

2 editions published in 1964 in Portuguese and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The acquisition of political and social rights by the Jews in the United States by Oscar Handlin( Book )

2 editions published in 1955 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Commonwealth by Oscar Handlin( Book )

1 edition published in 1947 in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The Minnesota Farmer-Party by Mary Flug Handlin( )

1 edition published in 1934 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

by Oscar Handlin( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Manuscripts include annotated typescripts and some proofs of Handlin's books (some co-authored by Lillian Handlin and Mary Flug Handlin). These include: ABRAHAM LINCOLN AND THE UNION, 1980; ADVENTURE IN FREEDOM, 1954; AL SMITH AND HIS AMERICA, 1958; AMERICAN COLLEGE AND AMERICAN CULTURE, 1970; THE AMERICAN PEOPLE IN THE TWENTIETH CENTURY, 1954; BOSTON'S IMMIGRANTS, 1959; CHANCE OR DESTINY, 1955; A CONTINUING TASK: THE DIMENSIONS OF LIBERTY, 1961; FACING LIFE, 1976; GOTTLIEB MITTELBERGER'S JOURNEY TO PENNSYLVANIA IN 1750 AND RETURN TO GERMANY IN 1754 (translated and edited by Handlin and John Clive), 1960; A HISTORY OF THE UNITED STATES, 1967; JOHN DEWEY'S CHALLENGE TO EDUCATION, 1959; THE NEWCOMERS, 1959; RACE AND NATIONALITY IN AMERICAN LIFE, 1957; A RESTLESS PEOPLE, 1982; STORIA DELLA RICCHEZZA DEGLI STATI UNITI, 1979 (Italian version of THE WEALTH OF THE AMERICAN PEOPLE); THIS WAS AMERICA, 1949; TRUTH IN HISTORY, 1980; THE UPROOTED, 1976 (new edition); THE WEALTH OF THE AMERICAN PEOPLE, 1979
 
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Alternative Names
Flug, Mary 1913-1976

Handlin, Mary.

Handlin, Mary 1913-

Handlin, Mary F.

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