Essays Tagged: "FDR"

This is a policy paper. Social Security.

Social SecurityWhen FDR took over the presidency he had to figure out a way to improve theAmerican economy. In August of ...

(6 pages) 460 2 3.8 Mar/2002

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Government

Turning Points in WWII

empire. Instead of scaring the U.S., the bombing unified a divided America against the Axis powers. FDR did not know whether or not he should ask congress to declare war before the bombing, because he ...

(5 pages) 132 1 2.4 Apr/1996

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War II

Comparison between two US presidents. Franklin Delano Roosevelt and Woodrow Wilson

se problems. I believe that two of best United States' presidents were Franklin Delano Roosevelt or FDR, and Woodrow Wilson. Although both of them were great presidents and they had many characteristi ... ere great presidents and they had many characteristics in common they also had numerous differences.FDR was born in New York on January 30, 1882. He graduated from Harvard University in 1904. While Wo ...

(2 pages) 77 0 3.7 Oct/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History > North American Presidents

Opinion and review of book, THE NEW DEALER'S WAR-FDR AND THE WAR WITHIN WW II

The New Dealer's WarThe New Dealer's War: FDR and the war within World War II by Thomas Fleming is about the hidden war inside the American Go ... tently brought America into a war that it did not want any part of.The Rainbow Plan was not part of FDR's plan to lie to American's by entering the war anyway, it was simply the president's way of bei ...

(1 pages) 40 0 4.7 Dec/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History > North American Wars

Biography of Franklin Delano Roosevelt

hat the country needed especially during the Depression period and World War II. In this biography, FDR as they called Franklin Delano Roosevelt as for he was known to alphabetize all his ideas and ag ... 7 years ago. In his reelection of 1936 his new Republican opponent was Alfred M. Landon who called FDR the cause of the nation's deficit spending conditions. Once more showing his popularity with the ...

(6 pages) 64 0 5.0 Jan/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science > Politicians

An inside look into FDR's life.

hat the country needed especially during the Depression period and World War II. In this biography, FDR as they called Franklin Delano Roosevelt as for he was known to alphabetize all his ideas and ag ... 7 years ago. In his reelection of 1936 his new Republican opponent was Alfred M. Landon who called FDR the cause of the nation's deficit spending conditions. Once more showing his popularity with the ...

(6 pages) 60 0 5.0 Jan/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science > Politicians

Analyze the factors that have led to the decline in party influence in Congress.

h and influence began in the 19th century, partly due to the growth of the federal government under FDR whose 'New Deal' establishment served to undermine traditional social functions once carried out ...

(2 pages) 42 0 3.0 Jan/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

'The Pearl Harbor Conspiracy' Who was at fault? Was it a suprise or was it known in advance?

a surprise attack on Pearl Harbor was coming. The attack was not only expected but it was welcomed! FDR deliberately mislead the country about his intentions to stay out of the war and baited the Japa ... h sank almost instantaneously when a bomb exploded. Another 1,178 men were wounded (Lord).President FDR always had a style of accommodating to himself. It was his way or no way! Everything had to be t ...

(10 pages) 527 9 4.7 Jan/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History > North American Wars

The main events of Franklin Delano Roosevelt's (FDR) life. These include, his fight with congress over American involvement in WW2, the Great Depression and his New Deal. Includes Bibliography.

s, accomplishing what most would see as impossible and in the process defining himself as the great FDR.Even in Roosevelt's early life, he always fought hard for what he wanted or believed in. At the ... his New Deal plan. He had agencies ranging from the AAA to the WPA, that's how he got the nickname FDR. Some of his most successful agencies were the CCC, the NYA and the WPA. All these programs work ...

(14 pages) 234 0 4.5 Feb/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science > Politicians

The Pearl Harbor Conspiracy

about non-domestic affairs F.D.R. needed a way to persuade the country into war. After meeting with FDR at the Atlantic Conference on Aug. 14, 1941, Churchill noted about the "astonishing depth of Roo ... was replaced. Another key clue was on November 25 Secretary of War Stimson wrote in his diary that FDR said an attack was likely within days, and asked "how we should maneuver them into the position ...

(4 pages) 116 1 5.0 Mar/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War II

Limiting of Civil Liberties

s subject, from very large cases i.e. Korematsu vs. United States (arguing the constitutionality of FDR's executive order 9066) to the free speech cases, Tinker vs. Des Moines, or Schenck vs. United S ...

(4 pages) 152 0 4.9 Mar/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights

America during ww2.

prepare for that day. On Sept 16, 1940 the United States military conscription (draft) bill passed.FDR (the common reference to Franklin Delano Roosevelt) also was greatly concerned about the Battle ... in the government knew that if Great Britain fell it would allow Germany to capture all of Europe. FDR was able to get several bills through Congress even though Americans were loudly protesting.Dest ...

(2 pages) 65 0 3.7 Apr/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War II

Off year election and why it is important that Bush has established the majority in the two houses in this election.

George W. Bush, with the help of his administration, has done something not done since FDR's first term. Bush, on an off year election, has established the majority in the two houses. Geo ...

(3 pages) 61 0 3.0 May/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Government

Eleanor Roosevelt's Precedent for Future First Ladies.

ent of the United States of America on March 4, 1933, the country's economy was in shambles. It was FDR's job to fix that. While he pledged to help the country get back on its feet economically, anoth ... hey comprised the one of the most popular tandems to live in the White House. In 1918, years before FDR's presidency, Eleanor discovered an affair between FDR and Lucy Mercer, Eleanor's secretary. Upo ...

(4 pages) 70 1 4.0 May/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

The New Deal, & The Great Society, how these periods are connected.

n. The New Deals prospective of helping with economics was by closing down all of the banks. Then FDR pushed the Emergency Banking Act through Congress, which gave the government to inspect the fina ...

(2 pages) 94 0 3.0 May/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

What caused WWII and a summary of the war.

own poor land to which it had to be dependent on others. The U.S. for a time was neutral due to the FDR's Good Neighbor policy. Chamberlain proposed appeasement with Hitler for peace and then Munich P ...

(8 pages) 120 0 4.5 Jun/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War II

Holocaust.

f the Jewish Holocaust. However, there is a difference between the revisionists that were analyzing FDR and the ones with the Holocaust. Revisionists writing about FDR never denied that there was a ma ...

(4 pages) 86 0 5.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War II

1944 U.S. Presidential Election.

ols. In his 1932 inaugural address he stated, "The only thing we have to fear is fear itself," and FDR carried out this promise of timely and strong action for his people. Thomas Dewey ran against Ro ... r Congress to approve such actions, but even the attempt stirred up uneasiness in the public. While FDR did much good and helped millions of poor and rich people hurt by the Depression, he angered the ...

(7 pages) 43 0 4.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

Keynes and FD Roosevelt.

was an important British economist during the twentieth century. His theories had a major impact on FDR's perspective on the American government's economy. In 1933, the United States, quite out of kee ... and studying some of the New Deal programs, it becomes obvious that Keynes economically influenced FDR. Lastly, this essay will analyze the New Deal's success.Keynes made several theories regarding h ...

(7 pages) 101 0 5.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

FDR's relief, recovery and reform

rting in his Inaugural Address that "the only thing we have to fear is fear itself." As a result of FDR's efforts and with a shift of the government in the people's lives from being passive to active, ... active, America was able to walk on more stable ground, even with a few stumbles here and there.As FDR was inaugurated, he wasted no time getting to work on the New Deal. The New Deal included federa ...

(11 pages) 164 0 3.7 Mar/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers