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1873. 1920. The Era of Progressivism. MAIN THEMES That all progressives shared an optimistic vision that an active government could solve socioeconomic problems and create a better, more ordered and efficient world.

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1873

1920

The Era of Progressivism


  • MAIN THEMES

    • That all progressives shared an optimistic vision that an active government could solve socioeconomic problems and create a better, more ordered and efficient world.

    • That progressives wanted to reduce the influence of party machines on politics.

    • How the temperance, immigration restriction, and woman suffrage movements took on crusade-like aspects.

    • How progressivism was a reaction to the rapid industrialization and urbanization of the United States in the late nineteenth century.

    • The importance of political leadership for the progressive movement.

    • That American foreign policy became much more interventionist, especially in the Caribbean.


PROGRESSIVISM

CivilRights

Suffragettes

Muckrackers

Temperance

Labor

Unions

MidclassWomen

Popul

ists

Goo

Goos


The Rise of Progressivism

  • The Progressive Impulse

    • The Muckrakers and the Social Gospel

      • Charles Francis Adams

      • Lincoln Steffens

      • Ida Tarbell

    • The Allure of Expertise

      • Scientific Analysis Management

      • “Taylorism”

      • Thorstein Veblen


The Rise of Progressivism

  • The Progressive Impulse

    • The Professions

      • 1895 National Association of Manufactures

      • 1901 -American Medical Association – 1901

      • 1916 – 48 States with Bar Associations

      • Other

        • Military Eduction

        • Education

          • American Association of University Professors


The Rise of Progressivism

  • The Assault on the Parties

    • Early Attacks

      • Split Tickets

      • Election reform

    • Statehouse Progressivism

      • Initiatives & Referendums

      • Robert LaFollette


Voter Participation


  • Other Sources of Progressive Reform

    • Labor, the Machine, and Reform

Triangle Shirtwaist Fire, 1911


The Rise of Progressivism

  • Sources of Progressive Reform

    • African Americans and Reform

      • 1905 – Niagara Movement (WEB Du Dois)

      • 1909 - NAACP


The Rise of Progressivism

  • Crusades for Order and Reform

    • The Temperance Crusade

Frances Willard

1839-1898

Carry A. Nation

1846-1911


“REALLY” RADICAL WOMEN

Fanny Wright

1795-1852

Margaret Sanger

1879-1966

Victoria Woodhull

1838-1927


Crusades for Order and Reform

  • Immigration Restriction


The Rise of Progressivism

  • Crusades for Order and Reform

    • The Dream of Socialism

      • Socialist Party strength

      • “Wobblies”

      • William Haywood


  • Crusades for Order and Reform

    • Decentralization and Regulation

      • Louis D. Brandeis

      • Good Vs. Bad trusts

  • Theodore Roosevelt and the Progressive Presidency

    • The Square Deal

      • Interstate Commerce Acts

      • Pure Food and Drug Acts

      • Labor legislation

  • The Troubled Succession

    • Spreading Insurgency

      • Progressive dominance

      • Anti-Trust legislation

      • La Follette’s downfall


Woodrow Wilson and the New Freedom


  • Woodrow Wilson and the New Freedom

    • Income Tax – XVI Ammendment

    • Continued Segregation

    • Keating-Owen Act


The Rise of Progressivism

  • Debating the Past: PROGRESSIVISM


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