American History: A Survey (Brinkley), 13th Edition

Chapter 24: THE NEW DEAL



General and Biographical Studies. Anthony J. Badger, The New Deal (1989). John Braemen et al., eds., The New Deal, 2 vols. (1975). James MacGregor Burns, Roosevelt: The Lion and the Fox (1956). Blanche Wiesen Cooke, Eleanor Roosevelt: Volume One, 1884-1933 (1992). Paul Conkin, The New Deal, 2nd ed. (1975). Kenneth Davis, FDR: The New York Years: 1928--1933 (1985); and FDR: The New Deal Years, 1933--1937 (1986). Peter Fearon, War, Prosperity, and Depression (1987). Steve Fraser and Gary Gerstle, eds., The Rise and Fall of New Deal Liberalism (1988). Frank Freidel, Franklin D. Roosevelt, 4 vols. (1952--1973); Franklin D. Roosevelt: A Rendezvous with Destiny (1990). Doris Kearns Goodwin, No Ordinary Time (1995). David Kennedy, Freedom From Fear: The American People in Depression and War; 1929-1945 (1999). Joseph P. Lash, Eleanor and Franklin (1971). William E. Leuchtenburg, Franklin D. Roosevelt and the New Deal (1963); In the Shadow of FDR (1983); The FDR Years: On Roosevelt and His Legacy (1995); Katie Louchheim, The Making of the New Deal (1983). Richard Lowitt, The New Deal and the West (1984). Robert S. McElvaine, The Great Depression (1984). Gerald Nash, The Great Depression and World War II (1979). Patrick D. Reagan, Designing a New America: The Origins of New Deal Planning, 1890-1943. (1999) Edgar Robinson, The Roosevelt Leadership (1955). Arthur M. Schlesinger, Jr. , The Age of Roosevelt, 3 vols. (1957--1960). Harvard Sitkoff, ed. , Fifty Years Later: The New Deal Evaluated (1985). Geoffrey Ward, Before the Trumpet: Young Franklin Roosevelt, 1882--1905 (1985); A First-Class Temperament: The Emergence of Franklin Roosevelt (1989). J. H. Wilson and Marjorie Lightman, eds., Without Precedent: The Life and Career of Eleanor Roosevelt (1984). G. Edward White, The Constitution and the New Deal (2000).

New Deal Politics and Programs. Mimi Abramowitz, Regulating the Lives of Women (1988). Bernard Bellush, The Failure of the NRA (1975). Christine Bold, The WPA Guides: Mapping America (1999). Donald Brand, Corporatism and the Rule of Law (1988). William R. Brock, Welfare, Democracy, and the New Deal (1987). Searle Charles, Minister of Relief (1963). Blanche D. Coll, Safety Net: Welfare and Social Security, 1929-1979 (1995). Ralph F. De Bedts, The New Deal's SEC (1964). Herbert Feis, Characters in Crisis (1966). Sidney Fine, The Automobile Under the Blue Eagle (1963). Kenneth Finegold and Theda Skocpol, State and Party in America's New Deal (1995); Frank Freidel, Launching the New Deal (1973). Gerald H. Gamm, The Making of New Deal Democrats: Voting Behavior and Realignment in Boston, 1920--1940 (1989). Colin Gordon, New Deals: Business, Labor, and Politics in America, 1920-1935 (1994). Linda Gordon, Pitied But Not Entitled: Single Mothers and the History of Welfare (1994). Otis Graham, Encore for Reform (1967). Nancy L. Grant, TVA and Black Americans: Planning for the Status Quo (1990). Michael R. Grey, New Deal Medicine: The Rural Health Programs of the Farm Security Administration (1999). Ellis Hawley, The New Deal and the Problem of Monopoly (1966). Peter H. Irons, The New Deal Lawyers (1982). Mark Leff, The Limits of Symbolic Reform: The New Deal and Taxation, 1933--1939 (1984). Thomas K. McCraw, TVA and the Power Fight (1970). George McJimsey, Harry Hopkins: Ally of the Poor and Defender of Democracy (1987). Suzanne Mettler, Dividing Citizens: Gender and Federalism in New Deal Public Policy (1998). Richard Melzer, Coming of Age in the Great Depression: The Civilian Conservation Corps Experience in New Mexico, 1933-1942 (2000). Sidney M. Milkis, The Presidents and Their Parties: The Transformation of the American Party System Since the End of the New Deal (1993). Raymond Moley and Eliot Rosen, The First New Deal (1966). Ruth G. O'Brien, Workers' Paradox: The Republican Origins of New Deal Labor Policy, 1886-1935 (1998). Michael Parrish, Securities Regulation and the New Deal (1970). James T. Patterson, America's Struggle Against Poverty, 1900--1980 (1981). Albert U. Romasco, The Politics of Recovery: Roosevelt's New Deal (1983). John Salmond, The Civilian Conservation Corps (1967). Bruce Shulman, From Cotton Belt to Sunbelt (1991). Bonnie Fox Schwartz, The Civil Works Administration, 1933--1934 (1984). Jordan Schwarz, The New Dealers: Power Politics in the Age of Roosevelt (1993). Susan Ware, Beyond Suffrage (1981); and Partner and I: Molly Dewson, Feminism, and New Deal Politics (1987).

Agriculture. Christina Campbell, The Farm Bureaus (1962). David Conrad, The Forgotten Farmers (1965). Lowell K. Dyson, Red Harvest: The Communist Party and American Farmers (1982). Gilbert Fite, George M. Peek and the Fight for Farm Parity (1954). David Hamilton, From New Day to New Deal: American Farm Policy from Hoover to Roosevelt, 1928--1933 (1991). Richard S. Kirkendall, Social Scientists and Farm Politics in the Age of Roosevelt (1966). Paul Mertz, The New Deal and Southern Rural Poverty (1978). Van L. Perkins, Crisis in Agriculture (1969). Bruce Shulman, From Cotton Belt to Sunbelt (1991). Melissa Walker, All We Knew Was to Farm: Rural Women in the Upcountry South, 1919-1941 (2000).

Depression Dissidents. David H. Bennett, Demagogues in the Depression (1969). Alan Brinkley, Voices of Protest: Huey Long, Father Coughlin, and the Great Depression (1982). Donald Grubbs, Cry from the Cotton (1971). William Ivy Hair, The Kingfish and His Relm: The Life and Times of Huey P. Long (1991). Glen Jeansonne, Gerald L. K. Smith: Minister of Hate (1988). Abraham Holzman, The Townsend Movement (1963). R. Alan Lawson, The Failure of Independent Liberalism (1971). Donald McCoy, Angry Voices (1958). Leo Ribuffo, The Old Christian Right: The Protestant Far Right from the Great Depression to the Cold War (1983). Arthur M. Schlesinger, Jr. , The Politics of Upheaval (1960). Charles J. Tull, Father Coughlin and the New Deal (1965). David Warren, Radio Priest: Charles Coughlin, The Father of Hate Radio (1996). T. Harry Williams, Huey Long (1969). George Wolfskill, Revolt of the Conservatives (1962).

The "Second New Deal." Sidney Baldwin, Poverty and Politics: The Farm Security Administration (1968). Edward Berkowitz, Mr. Social Security: The Life of Wilbur J. Cohen (1995); Paul Conkin, Tomorrow a New World (1971). Linda Gordon, Pitied But Not Entitled: Single Mothers and the History of Welfare (1994); J. Joseph Huthmacher, Senator Robert Wagner and the Rise of Urban Liberalism (1968). Roy Lubove, The Struggle for Social Security (1968). William F. McDonald, Federal Relief Administration and the Arts (1968). Jerre Mangione, The Dream and the Deal (1972). Jane deHart Matthews, The Federal Theater (1967). W. D. Rowley, M. L. Wilson and the Campaign for Domestic Allotment (1970).

The Late New Deal. Leonard Baker, Back to Back (1967). Alan Brinkley, The End of Reform: New Deal Liberalism in Recession and War (1995). Frank Freidel, FDR and the South (1965). Barry Karl, Executive Reorganization and Reform in the New Deal (1963). William E. Leuchtenburg, The Supreme Court Reborn: The Constitutional Revolution in the Age of Roosevelt (1995). John W. Malsberger, From Obstruction to Moderation: The Transformation of Senate Conservatism, 1938-1952. (2000). Dean May, From New Deal to New Economics (1981). James T. Patterson, Congressional Conservatism and the New Deal (1967); and The New Deal and the States (1969). Richard Polenberg, Reorganizing Roosevelt's Government (1966). Theodore Rosenof, Dogma and Depression (1972); and Patterns of Political Economy in America (1983). Herbert Stein, The Fiscal Revolution in America (1969). Charles Trout, Boston: The Great Depression and the New Deal (1977). George Wolfskill and John Hudson, All But the People (1969).

African Americans, Latinos, Native Americans. Rodolfo Acuna, Occupied America (rev. ed. 1981). Francisco E. Balerman, In Defense of La Raza (1982). Thomas Biolsi, Organizing the Lakota: The Political Economy of the New Deal on the Pine Ridge and Rosebud Reservations (1992). Ralph Bunche, The Political Status of the Negro in the Age of FDR (1973). Dan T. Carter, Scottsboro (1969). Lizabeth Cohen, Making a New Deal: Industrial Workers in Chicago, 1919--1939 (1990). Vine DeLoria, Jr. , The Nations Within (1984). Sarah Deutsch, No Separate Refuge: Culture, Class, and Gender on the Anglo-Hispanic Frontier in the American Southwest, 1880--1940 (1987). John Dollard, Caste and Class in a Southern Town, 3rd ed. (1957). Cheryl Lynn Greenberg, "Or Does It Explode?": Black Harlem in the Great Depression (1991). Laurence C. Kelly, The Assault on Assimilation: John Collier and the Origins of Indian Policy Reform (1983). John B. Kirby, Black Americans in the Roosevelt Era (1980). Clifford Lytle, American Indians, American Justice (1983). William J. Maxwell, New Negro, Old Left: African-American Writing and Communism Between the Wars (1999). Carey McWilliams, Factories in the Field (1939). Bill V. Mullen, Popular Fronts: Chicago and African-American Cultural Politics, 1935-46 (1999). Donald L. Parman, The Navajos and the New Deal (1976). Kenneth R. Philp, John Collier's Crusade for Indian Reform, 1920--1954 (1977); Termination Revisited: American Indians on the Trail to Self-Determination, 1933-1953 (1999). Harvard Sitkoff, A New Deal for Blacks (1978). Graham D. Taylor, The New Deal and American Indian Tribalism (1980). Dionicio Nodín Valdés, Barrios Norteños: St. Paul and Midwestern Mexican Communities in the Twentieth Century (2000). Devra Weber, Dark Sweat, White Gold: California Farm Workers, Cotton, and the New Deal (1994). Nancy Weiss, Farewell to the Party of Lincoln: Black Politics in the Age of FDR (1983); The National Urban League (1974). Raymond Wolters, Negroes and the Great Depression (1970). David K. Yoo, Growing Up Nisei: Race, Generation, and Culture among Japanese Americans of California, 1924-49 (2000). Robert L. Zangrando, The NAACP Crusade Against Lynching (1980).

Labor. Jerold Auerbach, Labor and Liberty (1966). John Barnard, Walter Reuther and the Rise of the Auto Workers (1983). Irving Bernstein, Turbulent Years (1970); and A Caring Society: The New Deal, the Worker, and the Great Depression (1985). David Brody, Workers in Industrial America (1980). Bert Cochran, Labor and Communism (1977). Lizabeth Cohen, Making a New Deal: Industrial Workers in Chicago, 1919-1939 (1990). Michael Denning. The Cultural Front: The Laboring of American Culture in the Twentieth Century (1996). Melvyn Dubofsky and Warren Van Tine, John L. Lewis (1977). Elizabeth Faue, Community of Suffering and Struggle: Women, Men, and the Labor Movement in Minnesota, 1915--1945 (1991). Sidney Fine, Sit-Down (1969). Joshua Freeman, In Transit: The Transport Workers Union in New York City, 1933--1966 (1989). Peter Friedlander, The Emergence of a UAW Local (1975). Gilbert J. Gall, Pursuing Justice: Lee Pressman, the New Deal, and the CIO (1999). Gary Gerstle, Working-Class Americanism: The Politics of Labor in a Textile City 1914-1960 (1989). Rick Halpern, Down on the Killing Floor: Black and White Workers in Chicago's Packinghouses, 1904-54 (1997). John W. Hevener, Which Side Are You On? The Harlan County Coal Miners, 1931-1939 (1978). Roger Horowitz, "Negro and White, Unite and Fight!": A Social History of Industrial Unionism in Meatpacking, 1930-90 (1997). Janet Irons, Testing the New Deal: The General Textile Strike of 1934 in the American South. (2000). Nelson Lichtenstein, The Most Dangerous Man in Detroit: Walter Reuther and the Fate of American Labor (1995);August Meier and Elliott Rudwick, Black Detroit and the Rise of the UAW (1979). David Milton, The Politics of U.S. Labor: From the Great Depression to the New Deal (1980). Bruce Nelson, Workers on the Waterfront: Seamen, Longshoremen, and Unionism in the 1930s (1988). Daniel Nelson, American Rubber Workers and Organized Labor, 1900--1941 (1988). Annelise Orleck, Common Sense and a Little Fire: Women and Working-Class Politics in the United States, 1900-1965 (1995); Paula F. Pfeffer, A. Philip Randolph, Pioneer of the Civil Rights Movement (1990). Ronald W. Schatz, The Electrical Workers (1983). George G. Suggs, Jr. , Union Busting in the Tristate: The Oklahoma, Kansas, and Missouri Metal Workers Strike of 1935 (1986). Christopher L. Tomlins, The State and the Unions (1985). Robert H. Zieger, John L. Lewis: Labor Leader (1988); American Workers, American Unions, 1920--1985 (1986); The CIO, 1935-1955 (1995).

The New Deal and the South. Lee J. Alston and Joseph P. Ferrie, Southern Paternalism and the American Welfare State: Economics, Politics, and Institutions in the South, 1865-1965 (1999). Jack Irby Hayes, Jr., South Carolina and the New Deal (2001). Lawrence J. Nelson, King Cotton's Advocate: Oscar G. Johnston and the New Deal (1999).


The Electric Valley (James Agee Film Project, 1983). FDR (PBS Video, 1994). Let Us Know Praise Famous Men Revisited (Blue Ridge Mountain Films, 1988). Huey Long (Corinth Films, 1986). The World of Tomorrow (1984).

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