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The Resource The Great Depression, edited by Brian Duignan

The Great Depression, edited by Brian Duignan

Label
The Great Depression
Title
The Great Depression
Statement of responsibility
edited by Brian Duignan
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This text examines the economic causes and effects of the Great Depression, as well as the federal and global responses to the crisis, and gives an in-depth look at how literature, theater, film, and more began to reflect the new social realities of the time
Member of
Cataloging source
E7B
Dewey number
330.9/043
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HB3717 1929
LC item number
.G685 2013eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Duignan, Brian
Series statement
Economics: taking the mystery out of money
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Depressions
  • Business cycles
  • Social history
  • Depressions
  • United States
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • Business cycles
  • Depressions
  • Social history
  • United States
  • Konjunktur
  • New Deal
  • Wirtschaftskrise
  • Wirtschaftsgeschichte
  • USA
  • Business cycles
  • Great Depression, 1929-1939
  • Depressions
  • Social conditions
  • United States
Label
The Great Depression, edited by Brian Duignan
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Economic history of the Great Depression -- Recessions, depressions, and the business cycle -- Timing and severity of the Great Depression -- Dates of the Great Depression in various countries -- Peak-to-trough decline in industrial production in various countries -- Causes of the decline -- Stock market crash -- Banking panics and monetary contraction -- The gold standard -- International lending and trade -- Sources of recovery -- Economic impact -- Society and politics in the Great Depression -- Global concerns -- Political movements and social change -- Artistic and cultural expressions of the Great Depression -- The documentary impulse -- Federal arts programs -- Theatre -- Fiction -- Popular culture -- Conclusion -- Appendix -- Herbert Hoover : against the proposed new deal -- Franklin D. Roosevelt : first inaugural address -- Henry Ford : advice to the unemployed -- Songs of the hungry -- Franklin D. Roosevelt : relief, recovery, and reform -- Herbert Hoover : the new deal and European collectivism -- Glossary -- Bibliography -- Index
Control code
823730081
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 117 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781615308972
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 411716
  • 31b4e670-74a1-48c5-a29a-bfeb2106fd11
Publisher number
MWT11664198
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)823730081
Label
The Great Depression, edited by Brian Duignan
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Economic history of the Great Depression -- Recessions, depressions, and the business cycle -- Timing and severity of the Great Depression -- Dates of the Great Depression in various countries -- Peak-to-trough decline in industrial production in various countries -- Causes of the decline -- Stock market crash -- Banking panics and monetary contraction -- The gold standard -- International lending and trade -- Sources of recovery -- Economic impact -- Society and politics in the Great Depression -- Global concerns -- Political movements and social change -- Artistic and cultural expressions of the Great Depression -- The documentary impulse -- Federal arts programs -- Theatre -- Fiction -- Popular culture -- Conclusion -- Appendix -- Herbert Hoover : against the proposed new deal -- Franklin D. Roosevelt : first inaugural address -- Henry Ford : advice to the unemployed -- Songs of the hungry -- Franklin D. Roosevelt : relief, recovery, and reform -- Herbert Hoover : the new deal and European collectivism -- Glossary -- Bibliography -- Index
Control code
823730081
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 117 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781615308972
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 411716
  • 31b4e670-74a1-48c5-a29a-bfeb2106fd11
Publisher number
MWT11664198
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)823730081

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