American history discussion post 4

From last week, you could see some of the concerns of spending in the 1920s. This week, we will look at the Great Depression, from a stock market crash, federal government involvement or lack there of, changes in leadership, and methods to generate change. I think it is obvious we never want to face these times again. Thus, I think if we learn from this history we can try to use our political, economic, and social power to protect the US from ever facing such harsh times again.

Please use OpenStax chapter 25/26 or Exploring American Histories Chapter 22 to explore the time period. You can use outside resources as well. You need to answer a question from List A and a question from List B as your initial post.

List A

1. What were the possible causes of the Great Depression? To what extent could a stock market crash of the intensity of 1929 occur again in America?

2. Why did people feel so confident before the stock market crash of 1929? What were some factors that led to irrational investing?

3. Why was Herbert Hoover’s response to the initial months of the Great Depression so limited in scope?

4. How did the cultural products of the Great Depression serve to reflect, shape, and assuage Americans’ fears and concerns during this volatile period? How do our cultural products—such as books, movies, and music—reflect and reinforce our values in our own times?

5. To what extent did the Great Depression catalyze important changes in Americans’ perceptions of themselves, their national identity, and the role of their government? What evidence of these shifts can you find in the politics and values of our own times?

6. Why is Herbert Hoover so often blamed for the Great Depression? To what extent is such an assessment fair or accurate?

List B:

1. To what extent was Franklin Roosevelt’s overwhelming victory in the 1932 presidential election a reflection of his own ideas for change? To what extent did it represent public discontent with Herbert Hoover’s lack of answers?

2. Whom did the New Deal help the least? What hardships did these individuals continue to suffer? Why were Roosevelt’s programs unsuccessful in the alleviation of their adversities?

3. Was Franklin Roosevelt successful at combatting the Great Depression? How did the New Deal affect future generations of Americans?

4. What were the key differences between the First New Deal and the Second New Deal? On the whole, what did each New Deal set out to accomplish?

5. What challenges did Roosevelt face in his work on behalf of African Americans? What impact did the New Deal have ultimately on race relations?

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