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New Deal
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At the peak of the worst economic crisis in the history of the United States, Franklin D. Roosevelt moved into the White House on March 4, 1933, as the 32nd president. The slogan “New Deal” became a synonym for the wide-ranging economic and socio-political reforms by means of which Roosevelt attempted to lead the country out of the cri…

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Dinnerstein, Leonard, “New Deal”, in: Encyclopedia of Jewish History and Culture Online, Original German Language Edition: Enzyklopädie Jüdischer Geschichte und Kultur. Im Auftrag der Sächsischen Akademie der Wissenschaften zu Leipzig herausgegeben von Dan Diner. © J.B. Metzler, Stuttgart/Springer-Verlag GmbH Deutschland 2011–2017. Consulted online on 02 June 2023 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2468-8894_ejhc_COM_0582>
First published online: 2017
First print edition: 20210312

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