The MAD Doctrine stands for Mutually Assured Destruction and began to emerge
towards the end of the Kennedy administration. The MAD Doctrine arose during the
Cold War when the Soviet Union managed to equalize their nuclear standing with
the US which led t
o Millions of African Americans move north.
The Atlanta Compromise
o After two decades of horrific violence.
o White government is in charge, basically.
o Black people give up right to vote and social equality in return
The Birth of an
Go bind your sons to exile
To serve your captives need
History of Manifest Destiney, series of wars with Native Americans throughout
Frederick Jackson Turner, The Signi
Reactions to the Second
Progressivism, Socialism, and
An injury to one is an injury to all - Knights of
Mixed Assemblies - Knights of Labor tactic of unrolling all workers
in a region in a union irrespec
o Mostly from the middle class typically called bourgeois.
Value stability, want whats predictable.
o Not trying to stop the industrial revolution as it gives them their
jobs but they want to reform it. Want to try to make the soc
American Civilization Since 1877
Instructor: David Hadley
11 May 2015
Especially Important Syllabus
Points (But seriously, read the
Three Major Themes:
1) Building a New American State
2) Struggling to define the New Order
The Wake of the Civil War
o Most destructive conflict in North America. Most Americans
dead in any war. A lot of diseases were spread cholera, scarlet
fever, and smallpox.
o US is transformed because of Civil War since 5% of popul
Following World War 2, the wartime partnership of the United States and the
Soviet Union became increasingly frayed, leading to what has become
known as the Cold War: A prolonged period of tension between the two
powers, involving various proxy wars but n
What were some of the problems with American industry and American Business
during the deindustrialization of the 1970s? What were the practical effects of these
problems on the average American worker?
1. American industries and business thrived after th
Abraham Lincoln President that abolished slavery. Driven by two desires To
preserve the rights of free men and to reintegrate the southern states.
Black Codes - refusal to recognize reality by Southern authorities. Despite 10%
plan, they do whatever they
The Reconstruction Amendments are the 13th, 14th and 15th amendments of the
United States constitution. They were established in 1865, 1868 and 1870
respectively. Reconstruction focused on growth in power of the federal government
and authority and growth
Race Relations After
We claim for ourselves every single right that
belongs to a freeborn American. - W.E.B. DuBois
Reconstruction amendments to defend
citizen rights vs. state governments