Chapter 8-history

Chapter 8-history - A MORE OPEN ELECTORAL SYSTEM replaced...

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Chapter 8: The Spirit of Reform Section 1 STATES EXPAND VOTING RIGHTS states lowered or lifted property restrictions in order to vote mostly southerners and western frontiersmen THE PEOPLES PRESIDENT due to this, Jackson is elected president in 1828 Jackson's goal was to increase democratic participation THE SPOILS SYSTEM Jackson appointed people to government jobs based on party loyalty got rid of people entrenched in government
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Unformatted text preview: A MORE OPEN ELECTORAL SYSTEM replaced caucus with national nominating convention delegates from states would choose nominees Section 2 A CHANGING CULTURE between 1815 and 1860, 5 million new immigrants mostly irish and german, irish-northeast, germans-midwest NATIVISM immigrants had different religions and languages, faced discrimination Section 4 THE ABOLITIONIST MOVEMENT...
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This note was uploaded on 04/14/2008 for the course ENC 1101 taught by Professor Barlow during the Spring '07 term at Valencia.

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