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- Causes and impact of the Great Depression
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- Franklin D. Roosevelt's First and Second New Deals
- President Roosevelt's foreign policy before World War II
1. The Great Depression: The Wall Street Crash of 1929 and Other Causes
October 29, 1929, marked the beginning of the Great Depression in the United States. Learn about this event, including the factors that contributed to the collapse of the American economy.
2. America During the Great Depression: The Dust Bowl, Unemployment & Cultural Issues
The Great Depression was a period of economic hardship for a majority of Americans. Learn about the devastating conditions created by the Depression and the American response to the tragedy.
3. President Herbert Hoover and the Great Depression
During his tenure, President Herbert Hoover attempted to end the Great Depression. Learn about his various policies in dealing with the economic collapse and their overall impact on the Depression in this video lesson.
4. Franklin D. Roosevelt and the First New Deal: The First 100 Days
President Franklin Roosevelt's first New Deal program represented an aggressive legislative campaign to relieve American suffering and end the Great Depression. Learn more about the first 100 days of the New Deal.
5. Franklin D. Roosevelt and the Second New Deal
President Franklin Roosevelt's second New Deal represented a more conservative approach to battling the Great Depression. Learn more about the program, including its legislation and legacy.
6. Franklin D. Roosevelt's Foreign Policy Prior to World War II
President Franklin D. Roosevelt's foreign policy focused on moving the United States from isolation to intervention. Learn more about Roosevelt's foreign policy on the eve of the Second World War.
7. Franklin Roosevelt: Biography, Quotes & Presidency
This lesson discusses the 32nd president of the United States, Franklin D. Roosevelt. Learn more about FDR's life and presidency, then test your knowledge with a quiz.
8. Rugged Individualism and Hoover: Definition and Speech
Hoover's speech on 'rugged individualism' in the closing weeks of the 1928 Presidential election was one of the most important he delivered. Study this lesson to find out what rugged individualism encompasses and learn some points of emphasis from this speech.
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