The Great Depression that happened in the 1930s was the gravest and prolonged economic downturn in the history of the developed Western world.
The progressives also considered the minimal salaries for females, provided the industrial accident insurance and created the limitations for the child labor at the state level.
The industrialization of the US has caused a radical change in all the aspects of the country's life. The cities of the US, therefore, reflected the change that the country was subjected to in the [...]
The end of 19th century was characterized by the intense immigration of Chinese people to the US. The "paper sons" system, invented by Chinese immigrants was the only response to the violation of their rights [...]
Apart from providing the workers with the essential rights, the Act mitigated the violence that had characterized the previous strikes, for example, and the railroad strikes of 1877, the Homestead strike, and the Ludlow strike [...]
The Irish population has had a significant effect on the culture and social life of the United States, as they greatly contributed in arts, more particularly folk music, traditions of their homeland and participation in [...]
However, the new President did not gather the Congress, opting for issuing his own proclamations that granted the amnesty to all the southern people except for those in the position of power or exceptionally rich [...]
It was rather hard to implement the Reconstruction, as the Congress and presidents had different views on the situation and saw different ways of reaching the goal.
Later on in the year, the Republican Party is formed. Later on in the year, Abraham Lincoln is elected president of the U.S.
This paper shows that this trial was significant to America's social, political and economic development because it described the relation between the church and the state.
It is possible to single out a number of persons who can be regarded as symbols of the Progressive Era, symbols that contributed into development of particular areas in the US society.
Apart from the unfortunate occurrences of this accident, such as the high height of the building and the absence of technical means to smother a fire, the main reason for the tragedy was the fact [...]
The pioneers first settled on the East and they set out to conquer and establish settlements in the west of the country. In the minds of many Americans, the cowboy embodies the virtues of the [...]
During the turn of the eighteenth century, the United States was arguably the best place to migrate to in the whole world.
Industrialization enabled many countries to become highly developed and prosperous, and the USA was one of the countries that benefited most from this period, as it turned from a colony into one of the most [...]
The industries grew steadily from the 2nd century AD to the 19th century in which the iron industry became an activity for the robber barons and the captains of industry.
Industrialization that occurred in the USA in the 19th-20th centuries changed the face of the country. At the same time, development of business, unfair practices of entrepreneurs and various deadly accidents led to creation of [...]
The intended audience of the article includes historians and scholars interested in this subject, ideological sympathizers of the author, and the students of History Departments willing to study the inside of Communist moods and movements [...]
She wants to emphasize the idea that the social status of her family was achieved through hard labor. This person also believes that not all of the protestors were criminals.
The United States was not short on lands, yet the annexation of new territories was seen as the only way to survive in the power race of the world and the necessary source of political [...]
The author examines the views of the consensus historians and the attitudes of the anti-federalists towards the idea of American democracy.
The overall implication of this difference is the agitation for the abolition of slavery by the Northerners and a stout defense of slavery in the South.
While orienting to gaining the material resources and economic benefits and to stating the position of the superpower in the world, it is possible to shift the attention from the moral norms to the economic [...]
A key-value associated with the historic preservation of the American urban landscape was to meet the preservation challenges that hampered the promotion, protection, and development of a sustainable urban environment with cultural picturesque.
Even if I had the opportunity to participate in higher education, I could not have managed to take advantage of it since it was expensive, and I would have nothing to eat after school.
The involvement of the South in the slave trade came as a result of three distinct factors: the expansion of the U.S.into new territories, the need for manpower in order to operate newly established farms, [...]
Despite being uncertain and risky, the discovery of America is of a high significance and contributed to the development of the world trade, globalization, and innovation by introducing new products, starting the colonization period, acquiring [...]
The author disagrees with that conclusion because in his opinion, the President was trying to explore different avenues in order to find out the truth regarding the Watergate scandal. The author of the article protects [...]
In the end, democracy becomes just another way of imposing the will of the few upon the many thus implying that governments claiming to be governments of the people are really fiction.
The paper will look into the development of the industrial revolution in the United States, the changes that were caused by the revolution, and the reactions that Americans had towards the industrial revolution.
The unique nature of the United States traces its history to the formation of political institutions between 1776 and 1789, the American Revolution between 1776 and 1783 and the declaration of independence in 1776. Additionally, [...]
Lara Campbell in her book "Respectable Citizens: gender, family, and employment in Ontario's Great Depression" examines the events that took place during the Great Depression from a social point of view.
The American constitution shares similar concepts of the importance of written documents, limited government and the citizen's rights to modify government forms, should the government fail to act as the citizens recommend.
While the anti-federalists thought it was unnecessary to have a strong federal government because of their conviction that states were better placed to serve the people than the national government, the pro-federalists were directed by [...]
The animosity between the various groups of people in Chesapeake started to develop, leading to the development of social classes. The colonizers were in control of the labor market and the economy.
The narrative explores the various instances where the conflicts worked against the wellbeing of the minority groups. Finally, the American Civil War between the Union and the Confederacy is another battle that ultimately resulted in [...]
The paradox of the California dream has continued to puzzle people. The dream of enjoying life in the state has attracted many people.
In the articles presented by DiLorenzo, Dubofsky, and Blackmon, the focus is on defining the impact of industrialization on the American workers in terms of labor conditions, wages, machinery, and standards of living.
The student believes strongly that the interdependence led to the establishment of new classes and societies. Many individuals from the countryside visited different cities in order to buy various commodities.
There were no active military conflicts in Spanish America to demonstrate the resistance of the Africans to the rule of the Spaniards because the black settlers discussed their position of slaves and servants as the [...]
An important aspect that contributed to the religious conflict between the Puritans and the Natives was the means through which religious beliefs were shared.
The language of Basques is the oldest in Europe and researchers think that it is the closest one to a language spoken in pre-historic times.
The debate on the legalization of immigration is considered a racial justice issue because opponents argue that giving immigrants the citizenship would lead to the rise in the crime rates, overpopulation/urban sprawl, and national insecurity.
To facilitate the immigration of the Puritan community, the Massachusetts Bay Company was formed by a number of Puritan businessmen. The first English colonists to reach the shores of Massachusetts Bay were able to clear [...]
The dominance of agricultural production in these areas was one of the reasons why slavery persisted in the South. In turn, the experiences of the owners could be very diverse.
Referring to these provisions, it is possible to state that the authorities in Massachusetts guaranteed the protection from unjust punishment for all persons, including inhabitants and foreigners.
The leader of the party with the majority of members in the parliament becomes the prime minister and the head of government while the Queen is the head of state.
As the product of a much more integrated community, and the cradle of the American Revolution, DuBois chafed at the delay in full recognition of civil rights and helped to establish the NAACP.
The inequity and the deep class conflict were a result of monopolization, total domination of major businesses in the political life of the country, and their interpenetration with the government.
On the other hand, Lincoln argued that he was against the act of slavery even though the constitution was in support of the law.
This could only be undertaken through the acquisition of more land and the availability of labor, which was provided by the slaves.
The paper discusses the impacts of the revolution on the lives of many urban residents throughout the 19th century. The Market Revolution of the early 19th century affected the lives of many urban residents while [...]
The important thing was for the people to identify new places where they could improve their lives. The article begins by exploring the factors that forced many individuals to leave their homes.
The first colony that the British colonizers attempted to set up in the United States was in Roanoke Island, southeast of Chesapeake.
The climate and geographical terrain of the southern colonies were a combination of the features in the southern and New England colonies.
The Aztec civilization was not solely conquered by sophisticated arms and the best technology; the Spanish army introduced deadly diseases that weakened the Aztecs and made it easier to conquer them.
During the convention, the main arguments were about the formation and structure of the Senate, the election and terms of office of the president, proportional representation, and the division of executive power.
The revolution touched the lives of both the poor and the rich in these urban regions. The rich members of society benefited the most from the Market Revolution.
I agree with Smith and Chudacoff because most of the American cities were critical to the justification and timing of the American Revolution.
If this assertion is made today, Barack Obama will disagree with MLK's statement, as seen in the excerpt to the speech entitled A Perfect Union: The profound mistake of Reverend Wright's sermons is not that [...]
The two events are: the operations of the US soldiers in Haiti in 2010 and in Jordan in 2013. However, the citizens of both Haiti and the US accused the US government of colonizing Haiti.
The author is convinced that the learning and the law of Anglo-Americans is instrumental to the growth of the United States.
In other words, industrialisation shaped political and economic aspects in the country, as the country's leadership was forced to allow some openness in the way public affairs were conducted.
The Civil War in the United States continues to attract the interest of many historians who want to discuss the underlying causes of this conflict and its effects.
Although some of the lieutenants of General Braddock saw a number of flaws in the strategy of their campaign and raised these issues with their commander, the general was convinced that the strategy would work.
On the contrary, Dumas says America is a foreign country and Iran is the country of her Identity and she only opts to embrace American culture as the last option.
The aim of this study is to understand the existing complexities of human cultures and apply the knowledge in the resolution of the existing problems.
As a result, there were some oppressions and Andrew was forced to be careful in how he expressed himself and his opinions.
American history is one of the difficult topics for discussion: on the one hand, it is impossible to change or avoid the facts, and, on the other hand, it is interesting to share personal opinions [...]
Indentured servitude is a complex and controversial phenomenon, which appears to be essentially barbaric to the modern public, primarily because of the fact that the servants were denied a number of rights and were considered [...]
However, though the thicket of sarcasm and irony, one can see despair and disbelief in the power of art, as well as the doubt if art can actually be produced under the name of Hollywood: [...]
One of the first ideas that cross one's mind after reading the article is that the development of the state was actually started with the settlement of the Black people and the establishment of the [...]
The writer lists several instances where financial constraints were witnessed in running the activities of the union. An outstanding aspect the writer has portrayed in his memoir is the fact that trade unionism goes beyond [...]
When it comes to the pursuit of freedom and ideals of democracy, progress since the Civil War can be seen in the establishment of a sufficiently capable Federal government, efficient judiciary and presidency systems with [...]
In fact, the Virginia Statute for Religious Freedom was about the relation between the state and the church and the ability to provide people of different faiths, Catholics or Jews, with the same opportunities and [...]
It is hard to ignore the fact that most of the historic events that took place in the USA up to the middle of the XX century were carried out by white men; slavery, a [...]
It is clear that this affected the way Asian Americans were depicted in the books, and it is also clear what challenges Asian Americans had to handle in the American society of the 1970s.
With time, due to the highly unequal distribution of income, as well as to the depression in farming regions, the buying capacity of Americans decreased significantly; this led to the inability to purchase the goods [...]
The productivity increased accordingly, and because of that, the changes in the work management were required. The cultural changes provoked the emergence of new concepts and the shifts in public views and opinions.
However, despite the popular opinion of the individual initiative of the first settlers, the federal government played a great role in facilitating the settlement of the West.
As a result, British Government Pursued policies of the kind embodied in the proclamation of the 1763 and the Quebec act that gave Quebec the right to many Indian lands claimed by the American colonists [...]
They used that fact in their attempt to argue that the slavery of African Americans was natural as well and that it should not be abolished.
This revolution enabled women to show men that females could participate in the social life of the society. Clearly, in the end of the eighteenth and beginning of the nineteenth century women were given only [...]
First of all, one of the main causes of the conflict and the following confrontation between the British power and the colonies was the disagreement about the way these colonies should be treated and viewed.
To a great extent, this outcome can be attributed to such factors to the influence of racist attitudes, the fear of violence or rebellion, and economic interests of many people who perceived the abolition of [...]
The origins of this school of thought was not in the American Revolution but long before, in ancient Greece to be exact where the council of 500 in Athens annually rotated its members in a [...]
The article created slack independent states giving limited powers to the overall central government, the major weakness with this part of the article was that each state possessed a single vote in the house of [...]
In my opinion, the movie is an ensemble piece that gives more information on the time of the civil war as well as the circumstances that led to the war.
These thoughts enforced the belief in the existence of witchcraft in New England. The people of New England were in the middle of a war with the Indians.
As a response to the great depression, Roosevelt came up with three R's, namely: relief, which was about aid for the poor; recovery, which was about uplifting the economy and; reform, which was about changes [...]
The first chapter of the book dubbed "Re-imagining Black power movement" looks at Obama's rise to power as a defining moment in the US.
The question as to whether the United States has lived up to the promise of liberty and opportunity for all its citizens can be analyzed by critically looking into a number of issues that the [...]
Although the main causes of the great depression are still vague and contentious to date, the overall outcome was unexpected and resulted in the universal loss of trust in the economic future.
The video describes the situation in the United States in the 1950-1960s. The Eyes on the Prize depicts the horrors of lynching and injustice of segregation.
In the era of the revolution, the black man presence in the American society had become a pivot point in the argument over slavery.
I believe that the ideology that the US holds is based on the wants and needs of the country rather than the beliefs of what is moral.
The history of the discovery by Caribbean people of Christopher Columbus in the service of the king and queen of Spain who assumed he was on the coast of China has explained the impact of [...]
According to the title of the movie, it is possible to state that it is rather difficult to consider the period of Reconstruction as the beginning of the peaceful living of the nation after the [...]
As industries were established in America in the first half of the nineteenth century, there was a level of imbalance in the distribution leading to economic difference in different regions of America.
The main origin of the civil war in America was the declaration of seven states that had split from the U.