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Unformatted text preview: Perils of Prosperity Monday, February 04, 2008 10:37 AM Prologue Thesis: pg 8 The greatness of America led to the demise Pg 39 The cause of WWI was capitalism Structure to facilitate world order (wilson wanted it) QUIZ general assessment celebrate the eara, criticize the ear in the middle Ides of positive and negative developements in the 20's specific examples From reading : Negative Red scare Raids and that one guy who led them WWI and the involvement of the United States and the consequences Failure to accept the ideas of Woodrow Wilson and the League of Nations became a symbol for the continuing sign of the weakness of American foreign policy The prohibition era a "jag" in America's history where America took a break from morals and traditional virtues America remembering the actions of harding, coolidge, and hoover but not their characters. Tries to show the reader the era of turmoil in which these presidents had to cope with. Rise of the City by stepping on the country The gap between the rich and the poor Death of the old time life of intimacy and pungency Positive Civil rights The role of women The Great Migration Art and literature Jazz age Assent to the world stage (America) Rise of the City Technology shamroX 1 1 0 7 (8:43:35 PM): there is lots of evidence on pg 8/9 shamroX 1 1 0 7 (8:43:54 PM): and 6 and 39 have like his thesis statements or something shamroX 1 1 0 7 (8:44:06 PM): and also talk about the Red Scare for a negative development shamroX 1 1 0 7 (8:44:14 PM): and also the corrupt Harding administration shamroX 1 1 0 7 (8:44:25 PM): but back it up shamroX 1 1 0 7 (8:44:51 PM): for positive, talk about the creativity-->literature, art shamroX 1 1 0 7 (8:45:00 PM): and also increased role of women shamroX 1 1 0 7 (8:45:05 PM): and independence of women shamroX 1 1 0 7 (8:45:27 PM): thousands of people became millionaires shamroX 1 1 0 7 (8:45:28 PM): BUT shamroX 1 1 0 7 (8:45:53 PM): the influx of wealth to the people was unevenly distributed...
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