Presentation on theme: "The Progressive Movement 1890-1920. Writing Resources Professor Kim—office hours on M/W from 11:00-12:30 and by appointment Learning Resource Center—history."— Presentation transcript:
The Progressive Movement 1890-1920
Writing Resources Professor Kim—office hours on M/W from 11:00-12:30 and by appointment Learning Resource Center—history tutoring, MW 10:00-12:00, 3 rd floor of Oviatt, no appointment necessary History Department Writing Center—writing tutors, call (818) 677-3566 for an appointment. Email draft 24 hours prior to appointment.
Progressivism 1900-1920 Response to urbanization, industrialization, immigration Address symptoms vs. causes Moderate Political, economic, and social reform Progressive Amendments Dark side to an ordered world—Americanization and assimilation, eugenics, fear of radicalism, rise of the KKK,
Film: Triangle Fire In what ways does the Triangle Fire exemplify the problems and solutions of the Gilded Age and Progressive Era? http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/americanexperienc e/films/triangle/player/