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Unformatted text preview: Social gospel Protestant ethic Labor • Immigration • Low wages • Women and children • Accidents • Organization attempt o Knights of labor o American federation of labor o Wobblies o Strikes Politics • Corruption • Machine politics • Bosses-corrupt but provided services • Upper classes avoided political office Consumerism and entertainment • Department stores • Mail order houses • Familiar brands- Campbell soup, Kellogg cereal, graham crackers • Professional sports • Amusement parks...
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This note was uploaded on 09/14/2011 for the course HIST 2301 taught by Professor Staff during the Spring '08 term at Lone Star College System.
- Spring '08