Roots of Progression

Roots of Progression - a. 1900-1920 b. Period up to WWI c....

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–3. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
a. 1900-1920 b. Period up to WWI c. Wizard of OZ i. Dorothy=people ii. Tornado=electoral victory iii. Wicked witch of the east iv. Kansas v. Cowardly lion=people who wont take a stand and vote vi. Tin man=factory worker vii.Scarecrow=farmers viii. Yellow brick road and silver slippers(book)=currency with metal ix. Oz= OUNCE OF HOW MUCH CURRENCY IS WORTH 1. Roots of Progression d. Beginning of todays liberals e. Old, rural America opposed progression f. Shift in ways people look at social problems g. 1)New Industrial life and conditions such as unsafe machinery, long hours, discrimination, child labor h. 2)“New University”- i. Older universities were based on churches ii. Many started going to Europe for school, especially Germany iii. America was very influenced by Germany
Background image of page 1

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
iv. People come back from Europe trained in higher education and start a reform and start German school system in America i. 3) Reaction against social Darwinism i. “ Survival of the fittest” strongest and most resilient of the species
Background image of page 2
Image of page 3
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

This note was uploaded on 09/20/2009 for the course HIST 2057 taught by Professor Rand during the Spring '08 term at LSU.

Page1 / 4

Roots of Progression - a. 1900-1920 b. Period up to WWI c....

This preview shows document pages 1 - 3. Sign up to view the full document.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Ask a homework question - tutors are online