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Daily life in the progressive era

Steven L. Piott

Daily life in the progressive era

by Steven L. Piott

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Published by Greenwood in Santa Barbara, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social conditions,
  • Politics and government,
  • Progressivism (United States politics),
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementSteven L. Piott
    SeriesDaily life through history series. Daily life in the United States
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE661 .P63 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24839290M
    ISBN 109780313381843, 9780313381850
    LC Control Number2011013353

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    The Progressive Era and Lincoln – A week-long lesson sequence studying Progressives’ use of Lincoln, and the extent to which their ideas aligned, or clashed with, those of the 16th president America as Empire: The Debate and the Reality – a day lesson sequence studying the issues surrounding American expansion overseas during the. The Progressive Era was a period of widespread social activism and political reform across the United States that spanned the s to the s. The main objectives of the Progressive movement were addressing problems caused by industrialization, urbanization, immigration, and political movement primarily targeted political machines and their bosses.

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The Progressive Era represented a tumultuous time for Americans as they attempted to come to terms with a rapidly emerging modern, urban, and industrial society, and ultimately the dislocations caused by World War I. Steven L. Piott's Daily Life in the Progressive Era tells the story of how all Americans—black and white, women and men, rural.

The Progressive Era represented a tumultuous time for Americans as they attempted to come to terms with a rapidly emerging modern, urban, and industrial society, and ultimately the dislocations caused by World War I. Steven L. Piott's Daily Life in the Progressive Era tells the story of how all Americans―black and white, women and men, rural Cited by: 9.

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Steven L. Piott's Daily Life in the Progressive Era tells the story of how all Americans—black and white, women and men, rural inhabitants and urban residents, workers and.

This book provides a historical examination of everyday life to reveal how and why Americans during the Progressive Era structured their world and made their lives meaningful.

Learn more about Daily Life in the Progressive Era in the Minuteman Library Network digital collection. Progressive Era it ‘was the time when modern America was really born.’ (Piott, xi) This book is part of the Greenwood Press Daily Life Through History Series which seeks to provide a narrative history of specific periods, people, or places.

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Piott: Edition: illustrated: Publisher: ABC-CLIO, ISBN:Length: pages. This book illustrates the social change that took place in the lives of women during the Progressive Era.

The political and social change of the Progressive Era brought conflicts over labor, women's rights, consumerism, religion, sexuality, and many other aspects of American life. Louis Menand, The Metaphysical Club: A Story of Ideas in America (Farrar, Straus, and Giroux, ) The Metaphysical Club won the Pulitzer prize for its extraordinary take on a group of Progressive Era intellectuals.

His book shows how these intellectuals brought America into the modern world with their brand of philosophical pragmatism. Daniel T. Rodgers, Atlantic Crossings: Social.

Otherwise, c heck America: History and Life on the Meyer Library web page (under "Articles and Databases") to find other suitable reviews. Reviews in American Historical Review, Journal of American History, Journal of the Gilded Ahe and Progressive Era.

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This book illustrates the social change that took place in the lives of women during the Progressive Era, tells the story of key events such as the triumph of the suffrage movement from the lives of everyday American women, and brings to life the "real women" who lived during a period known for its political events, but less understood in terms of daily life.

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