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The Development of Domestic Ideology. Middle-Class Women and the Market Revolution. The Advent of Jacksonian Democracy. Jackson Frontier Hero Expansion of Democracy Fearful of Combining Economic, Political Power. Big Issue: Bank of the United States.

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the development of domestic ideology

The Development of Domestic Ideology

Middle-Class Women

and the Market Revolution

the advent of jacksonian democracy
The Advent of Jacksonian Democracy
  • Jackson Frontier Hero
  • Expansion of Democracy
  • Fearful of Combining Economic, Political Power
big issue bank of the united states
Big Issue: Bank of the United States
  • Whigs: Provides Loans, Stability to Help Nation Grow
  • Democrats: Monster Bank that Concentrates Too Much Power
the development of domestic ideology1

The Development of Domestic Ideology

Middle-Class Women

and the Market Revolution

characteristics of household family economy
Characteristics of Household Family Economy
  • No division between home and work
  • Patriarchal (men controlled household, including children)
  • Women considered inferior to men in all respects
around 1750 attitudes slowly began to change
Around 1750, Attitudes Slowly Began to Change
  • Influence of Enlightenment (Equality)
around 1750 attitudes slowly began to change1
Around 1750, Attitudes Slowly Began to Change
  • Influence of Enlightenment (Equality)
  • Role of Women in Revolutionary War
around 1750 attitudes slowly began to change2
Around 1750, Attitudes Slowly Began to Change
  • Influence of Enlightenment (Equality)
  • Role of Women in Revolutionary War
  • Falling Birthrates in Settled Areas
domestic ideology and character of men women
Competitive, Ambitious

Analytical

Corruptible

Sphere: Economy and Politics (Public World)

Cooperative, Self-Sacrificing

Sentimental

Pious, Disinterested

Sphere: The Home (Private World)

Domestic Ideology and Character of Men, Women

MEN

WOMEN

market revolution solidified domestic ideology
Market Revolution Solidified Domestic Ideology
  • Division of labor changed; men worked outside of home
  • Domestic ideology made economic change less frightening!
domestic ideology helped calm fears about virtue
Domestic Ideology Helped Calm Fears about “Virtue”
  • Women could act as a moral counterweight to men.
  • Women could educate children about proper republican virtues.
domestic ideology limited political and economic opportunities for women
Domestic Ideology Limited Political and Economic Opportunities for Women
  • Women could NOT participate in politics (no right to vote).
  • Married women could not hold jobs.
which of the following is true about domestic ideology
Which of the Following is True about Domestic Ideology?
  • A. Glorified Women’s Work in the Home
  • B. Devalued Women’s Work in the Home
  • C. Both A and B (I haven’t done the reading and I’m hoping this is a trick question).
under separate spheres women could not work
Under Separate Spheres, Women Could not Work
  • A. Yes-- the whole idea is that women are excluded from public life.
  • B. No—this is to easy and must be another trick question.
some advantages for women in domestic ideology1
Some Advantages for Womenin Domestic Ideology
  • Control of the Household
  • Expanded Educational Opportunities
some advantages for women in domestic ideology2
Some Advantages for Womenin Domestic Ideology
  • Control of the Household
  • Expanded Educational Opportunities
  • Interaction with Other Women: “Bonds of Womanhood”
did domestic ideology describe reality for most women
Did Domestic Ideology Describe Reality for Most Women?
  • Yes, of course—it was the dominant middle-class way of thinking.
  • No—Most women were not middle class.
women excluded from domestic ideology
Women Excluded from Domestic Ideology

Northeast:

Farm Families,

Poor Women, and

Immigrants

West:

Most

Rural

Women

South:

Most White

Women and

All Slave Women

yet domestic ideology still very important
Yet Domestic Ideology Still Very Important!
  • White Middle Class Grew Rapidly; Powerful in Politics, Economy
  • Domestic Ideology Dominated Culture and Literature
  • “Outsiders” Sometimes Sought Respectability through Domestic Ideology
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