class notes 2:14

class notes 2:14 - Suggestions for writing Don't use the...

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Suggestions for writing Don’t use the passive voice. Write without any conjugation of the “to be” verb. WC-word choice No contractions Teutonic Germ Theorey Anglo-saxons superior to all other races---eugenics. Eugenicists apply Darwinism to life. The way a person looks means something about their quality Society should make rules to races inferior to anglo-saxons. The Klan emerges out this type of thinking. Prejudice becomes nationalized. Scale of the cultural industry. Civilization vs. Savagery. First supported restrictions on immigration. Chinese Exclusion Act 1924-congress passes national origins act. Based on 1890 census-allow 2 percent of that population to immigrant-favors western Europe. Black migrants-congress introducing housing covenants-not allowed to sell to blacks, jews, Asians. Some covenants barred them from schools, etc. People believed that public schools should be a part of the immigrant experience. Class didn’t mean how much money you had in the bank-how you acted, dressed, and
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  • Spring '08
  • Lentz-Smith
  • Margaret Sanger, Sexual intercourse, Human sexual behavior, Equal Rights Amendment, Germ Theorey Anglo-saxons

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