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     Chapter 18: "Industry & Urban Growth" 

    Section 1: A New Industrial Revolution

    • Steel and oil
    • Inventors and Inventions
    • Transportation

    Section 2: Big Business & Organized Labor

    • Corporations & stocks
    • John D. Rockefeller/Andrew Carnegie/JP Morgan
    • Monopolies & Trusts
    • Labor Unions (Knights of Labor/American Federation of Labor)
    • Labor Unrest-The Violent Strikes

    Section 3: Cities Grow & Change

    • Urbanization
    • Tenements/Settlement Houses

    Section 4: The New Immigrants

    • Push & Pull Factors
    • Steerage/Immigrant Neighborhoods & Assimilation
    • Nativism

    Section 5: Education & Culture

    • Compulsory Education
    • American Writers-Mark Twain
    • Newspapers

     

    Week of 12/10/18-12/14/18

    Monday: Chapter 17 Test. Page 613 #'s 1 & 2 due tomorrow

    Tuesday: Chapter 18 section 1

    Wednesday: Rockefeller/Carnegie/Vanderbilt/Morgan. Page 619 #'s 1 & 2 due Thursday

    Thursday: Urbanization

    Friday: Immigration

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

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