Robert Kennedy's  United States History Class

Subtitle

A RETURN TO NORMALCY


In a 6-10 paragraph essay, respond to the following.  Be sure to include in your discussion all the of the Learning Objectives

ESSAY PROMPT 

Discuss the Republican domestic program from 1921-1933 and briefly compare it with the decades from the 1870s-1901.  In your discussion explain how the Republican domestic program from 1921-33 led to the Great Depression.


"Americas present need is not heroics, but healing; not nostrums, but normalcy; not revolution, but restoration; not agitation, but adjustment; not surgery, but serenity; not the dramatic, but the dispassionate; not experiment, but equipoise; not submergence in internationality, but sustainment in triumphant nationality."

 

Learning Objective I 

Compare the time period from 1921-1933 with the time period from 1870s-1901.

(at least one paragraph)

Learning Objective II 
Discuss the Two Phases of the Republican domestic program from 1921-33

(at least two paragraphs)

Learning Objective III 
Explain how the Republican domestic program from 1921-1933 led to the Great Depression of 1929-1941 .

(at least two paragraphs)

Learning Objective IV
Discuss the Hoover Administration and the beginning of the Great Depression

(at least one paragraph)