A New Deal Restoration: Individuals, Communities, and the Long Struggle for the Collective Good

@article{Klein2008AND,
  title={A New Deal Restoration: Individuals, Communities, and the Long Struggle for the Collective Good},
  author={Jennifer L. Klein},
  journal={International Labor and Working-Class History},
  year={2008},
  volume={74},
  pages={42 - 48}
}
  • Jennifer L. Klein
  • Published 1 September 2008
  • History, Economics
  • International Labor and Working-Class History
Much of the literature on the New Deal over the last fifteen years has sought to extend it in time and scope. The New Deal has become the New Deal Order. More than the legislation and programs of the Great Depression years under President Roosevelt, it encompasses or designates particular political coalitions brought together under a dominant Democratic Party, expanded citizenship rights, Keynesian economic policymaking, rising standards of living through collective bargaining and public… 
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