1st Edition

The New Deal

By Fiona Venn Copyright 1999

    This book offers a chronological introduction to the New Deal, incorporating details of events and developments outside as well as within Washington, D.C., and examining American and foreign reaction to the policies. The main emphasis of the book is on policy formation and implementation and on the context in which the New Deal evolved. A detailed chronology of events is provided, and The New Deal ends with notes on further reading and an extensive index.

    Chapter 1 Introduction; Chapter 2 The Depression; Chapter 3 The Early New Deal, Relief and the Pursuit of Recovery; Chapter 4 The Later New Deal and Reform; Chapter 5 The New Deal in Action; Chapter 6 The New Deal in Decline; Chapter 7 Conclusion;


    Fiona Venn