□ Ida M. Tarbell’s Critical History of Standard Oil
□ initiative, referendum and recall
□ Robert M. La Follette
□ Women’s Christian Temperance Union (WCTU)
□ 18th Amendment
LO 21.1 Explain the emergence of progressivism and discuss the movement’s basic themes.
LO 21.2 Discuss the similarities and differences among the ideologies, goals, and tactics of the various groups that constituted the Progressive movement, and analyze the successes and failures of these groups in achieving political, social and moral reform.
Social Issues and Discrimination
p.576 – 584
□ Lochner v. New York (1905) and Muller v. Oregon (1908)
□ Social Gospel
□ Booker T. Washington
□ W.E.B. Dubois
□ National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
□ Margaret Sanger and birth control
□ Carrie Chapman Catt and NWSA
□ National Woman’s Party and Alice Paul
□ 19th Amendment
LO 21.3 Explain and evaluate the approaches of African Americans, American Indians, and women to the problems they faced during the Progressive era, and discuss the extent to which they were successful in achieving those goals.
LO 22.4 Examine and evaluate late nineteenth and early twentieth century American policy towards Asia (specifically the Philippines, China and Japan) and Latin America
Americans in the Great War
(1914 – 1920)
The U.S. and the World
WW I and U.S. Entry
p. 621 - 628
□ Archduke Franz Ferdinand
□ Central Power (Triple Alliance)
□ Allies (Triple Entente)
□Unrestricted sub warfare
□ Zimmermann telegram
LO 23.1 Discuss Europe’s descent into the First World War and both President Wilson’s attempts and attempts of antiwar activists to keep the U.S. out of the First World War, and explain their ultimate failure of those efforts.
War and the Home Front
p. 628 - 643
□ Selective Service Act
□ Gen. John Pershing and doughboys
□ shell shock
□ Bolshevik (Russian) Revolution and Vladimir Lenin
□ Federal Writers Project (FWP) and slave narratives
□ Social Security Act
□ New Deal Coalition
□ National Labor Relations Act (Wagner – NLRA)
□ Committee for Industrial Organization (CIO)
□ United Auto Workers (UAW)
LO 25.3: Discuss the impact of FDR’s personal and professional experiences prior to 1932 on his political, social, and economic views, and examine the relationship between his political, social and economic views and his handling of the Great Depression
LO 25.4 Explain the practical and theoretical basis for the legislative enactments of the First New Deal (1933-1934) and the Second New Deal (1935-1939), and evaluate the effectiveness of each in solving the problems of the Great Depression.
LO 26.1: Explain the ideas of internationalism and isolationism, and discuss how these ideas were manifested in the various attempts by America citizens and the American government to create a stable international order during the interwar years.
LO 26.2: Discuss the foreign-policy ideas and diplomatic leadership of President Frankling Roosevelt from 1933 to the United States entry in the Second World War. Examine the erosion of American neutrality toward the war in Europe throughout the 1930s until December 7, 1941.
LO 27.1: Discuss U.S. military strategy and major military operations in the Pacific theater that brought America to the verge of victory in 1945.
LO 27.2: Describe the military strategy and the military operations undertaken by the Allies in the European theater; discuss the disagreements that arose concerning strategy; explain the resolution of these disagreements.
LO 27.3: Explain and evaluate President Truman's decision to use the atomic bomb.
LO 27.4: Examine the impact of the Second World War on American business and discuss and assess the role played by the federal government in the war effort.
LO 27.5: Discuss the impact of the Second World War on American civilians by examining the tensions between America’s democratic ideals and its wartime practices. Discuss specifically the civil liberties record of the U.S. government during the Second World War with regards to African Americans, Mexican Americans, women and Japanese Americans.