US HISTORY

Exam REVIEW

Womenís Suffrage & 1930ís Depression & Political Ideology

 

SUFFRAGE

         Time Line

         National American Woman Suffrage Association (NAWSA)

         Anti-suffragists

         Liquor lobbyists (why against)

         Two strategies (to pass Womenís Suffrage in 1800ís)

         Congressional Union

         WW1 (effects)

         Propose & finally, ratified in 1920

         Abigail Adams

         Alice Paul

         Susan B. Anthony

         Carrie Chapman Catt

 

1930ís DEPRESSION

Causes

         Reasons for Optimism

         Bull/Bear Stock Market

         Real Wages

         Welfare Capitalism

         Rich/Poor Gap

         Credit

         Buy on Margin

         Inflated Inventories (supply & demand)

         Gold Standard

         Concentration of wealth (personal & Business)

         Consumption

         Low Interest Rates

         Money Hoarding

 

Occurrences

         Hoovervilles

         Move Politically Left

         Psychological effects on men

         Bank Runs

         Hooverís Response

 

Cures

         Rooseveltís NEW DEAL

         Public Works Program

         Minimum Wage

         Federal Securities Act

         Federal Reserve Board

         Social Security Act

         Critics of NEW DEAL

 

 

 

 

 

POLITICAL IDEOLOGY

         Understand RIGHT & LEFT

         Apply to Economics, Morals & Society, Government Structure