Class Notes (836,367)
Canada (509,757)
History (652)
HIST 2401 (22)
Lecture

US Hist Tut Feb 14.docx

3 Pages
132 Views
Unlock Document

Department
History
Course
HIST 2401
Professor
James Miller
Semester
Fall

Description
-1500-1800 words -Same format as last term: a primary source analysis -Some sources on the list can be challenging—make sure you understand the source -Analysis of the document, don’t talk about general historical themes -masculinity/foreign policy (Tarzan) -docs/treaties/exec orders Franklin D. Roosevelt’s State of the Union Address (1941) -according to FDR, what must the United States do to support the Allied war effort and why must they do it? -make room for allies -produce weapons, etc. switch to wartime economy -lead and peace act -gave UK weapons on credit as opposed to cash -sell many weapons off -knew would never get money back. Was giving it to help them out, but not expecting anything in return. Didn’t want public disapproval -keep a lot of materials for own defence -ships/destroyers -in best interest of the States b/c stable world of business -human rights -business will suffer if no semblance of free trade -if this can work, freedom will spread to rest of world -attacks idea of isolationism. Can’t defend against any attack in future -dictators/conquerors (can’t defend itself against spread of dictatorships) -freedom of business/trade + democracy + capitalism + if fight them over there, don’t have to fight them here -this is what allowed them to become a superpower. Didn’t have to rebuild How does FDR connect his New Deal values to those of the nation’s foreign policy interests? -good of the common man -massive production/gov spending=what gets US out of depression -doubled gross domestic product -have more than we need, but to keep jobs and help with foreign policy -sounds like Wilsonianism!! Adding onto Wilsonianism -4 freedoms -freedom from want (gu
More Less

Related notes for HIST 2401

Log In


OR

Join OneClass

Access over 10 million pages of study
documents for 1.3 million courses.

Sign up

Join to view


OR

By registering, I agree to the Terms and Privacy Policies
Already have an account?
Just a few more details

So we can recommend you notes for your school.

Reset Password

Please enter below the email address you registered with and we will send you a link to reset your password.

Add your courses

Get notes from the top students in your class.


Submit