We found 67 resources with the concept depression
Shell Shock - The Psychological Scars of World War 1
10 mins 9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewThe term shell shock has its origins in World War I. In England alone, there were more than 80,000 cases of soldiers experiencing post-traumatic stress after the war. Using the installment of a larger Technology and Warfare in World War...
The Weimar Republic: Historical Context and Decision Making
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Did you know that way before Hitler became a dictator, he actually spent nine months in a German jail? Provide the background for the escalating point before the Nazi party took over in World War II through the exercises in the resource....
"The Bust" - The Austrian Theory of Boom and Bust with Lawrence H. White
8 mins 10th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
In the "boom and bust" of a business cycle, what takes place during a recession? What should the role of government be? Watch as an American professor of economics comments on this theory, which mixes the interview with relevant graphics...
Fight of the Century: Keynes vs. Hayek Round Two
10 mins 10th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
In a witty and entertaining video, world-renowned economists John Maynard Keynes and Friedrich Hayek come to life and debate impact of government spending on the economy through the medium of a rap song and metaphor of a boxing match.
EconMovies 5: Cars (GDP, Recession, and Fiscal Policy)
6 mins 11th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Compare and contrast world economies and their differences in capital, and examine the four components of GDP with a dynamic speaker and scenes from the movie Cars. The video draws connections between the film and topics such as the...
The Outrage of Ordinary Men: Pennsylvania's Role in the Great Railroad Strike of 1877
9th - 12th
Learners study the events that surround the Great Railroad Strike of 1877. In this historical lesson students work in groups to analyze documents, determine the facts and present a summary of their findings to the class.