1880-1920

American Society

Industrialization

Economic- The government of the U.S. confers citizenship on all Native Americans born within the territorial limits of the country, citizenship of Native Americans of one-half or less Indian blood this was the Indian Citizenship Act.
Social/Cultural- California Gold Rush was found by James W Marshall at mill in Coloma,California.

Immigration

Political- Americanization immigrants were expected to become more American. assimilation of immigrants used to be referred to as the "Melting Pot".
Economic- There Immigrant Experience prejudice and discrimination are from Chines, Irish, Jewish and the tenements run down building and slums they lived in and other groups settled in eastern cities.

Social/Cultural- Old or New Immigration. Old Immigration they spoke English mostly Protestant or Irish catholic and live in Western European and New Immigration they are poor and don't spoke no English mostly Catholic or Jewish and live in Southern and Eastern European.

Urbanization

Political- Populist a revolt by farmers in the south and mid west against the democratic and republican parties for ignoring their interests and difficulties.

Economic- Political Machines was steal from cities, housing and jobs for immigrants in exchange for vote.

Social/Cultural- Particularly in the middle west, that fought monopolistic grain transport practices during the american civil war was the Grange Movement.

Progrssivism

Political- 17th amendment Americans did not directly vote for senators for the first 125 years of Federal Government.

Social/Cultural- American suffragist, feminist, and women's rights activist, and the main leader and strategist of the 1910 campaign for the 19th Amendment to the U.S. her name was called Alice Paul

World War I

Political- country had to maintain a strong military capability and be prepared to use it aggressively to defend
Economic- Commercial rivalry between Germany and Russia in the Balkans was not keen and also the trade rivalry was eased off was the Economic Rivalries.
Social/Cultural- Selective service act created by Woodrew Wilson try to make man from age 18-45 to go to war.