American Studies - Weekly Class Details

 

WEEK 5: Industrial Revolution

Farmers Organize


Political changes and the battle for power between interest groups

MONDAY

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TUESDAY

WEDNESDAY

THURSDAY

FRIDAY

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Tycoons of Industry


Past-Present: The Titians of Industry then and today.

Industrial Revolution


Social Darwinism and the abuses of industry

Industrial Revolution


Working conditions and the rise of organized labor

Labor Unions


Worker pushback against management