Industrial growth in America began in the early 1800s but the growth was slow and steady. It was not until after the American Civil war that the American industry changed drastically. Machines were preferred to do work that was previously done by hand railway roads spread and labor unions developed among other thing. This Industrial change was the beginning of a long journey for American society and it affected the various groups and workers differently as they were adapting to the change. The major aspects of Industrialization were: Political. The American natives lost their homes and the workers had to fight for their rights for a long time. However were it not for this kind of changes America would not be a great nation as it is now. America would not be where it is if it resisted the changes that came with Industrialization. References Hilda. L. (2011) . What the Triangle Shirtwaist fire means for workers now. The Washington post. Horwitz Tony(2014).The Horrific Sand Creek Massacre will be forgotten no more. SmithSonia. Shultz K.M (2014).US History since 1865 Volume 2. [...]
After the Civil War, the United States became a much more industrialized society. Between 1865 and 1920, industrialization improved American life in many ways. However, industrialization also created problems for American society. Consider events that took place after the Civil War and discuss ways that industrialization affected the U.S. between 1865 and 1920. Part 1: Write a thesis statement that is one to two (1-2) sentences long in which you: State your thesis on how industrialization after the Civil War influenced U.S. society, economy, and politics. Justify your response. For the first part of this assignment you will create a thesis statement. A thesis statement is usually a single sentence somewhere in your first paragraph that presents your main idea to the reader. The body of the essay organizes the material you gather and present in support of your main idea. Keep in mind that a thesis is an interpretation of a question or subject, not the subject itself. (Note: Please consult the Purdue OWL Website with tips on how to construct a proper thesis; the website can be found at: owl.english.purdue.edu Part 2: For the next part of this assignment you will create an outline of the main points you want to address in this paper. This outline will serve as the basis for your Assignment 1.2 Final Draft. (Note: Please use the Purdue Owl Website to assist you with this assignment; this website can be accessed at: owl.english.purdue.edu Write a one to two (1-2) page outline in which you: List three (3) major aspects of industrialization between 1865 and 1920. In your response, consider society, the economy, and politics. List five (5) specific groups that were affected by industrialization. Provide two (2) examples for each group describing how the group was affected. (Consider issues such as race, ethnicity, gender, child labor, etc.) List five (5) ways that industrialization affected the life of the average working American during this period. Use at least three (3) academic references besides or in addition to the textbook. Note: Wikipedia and other Websites do not qualify as academic resources. The specific course learning outcomes associated with this assignment are: Identify and discuss the different ways that the Civil War, Reconstruction, and Industrialization after the Civil War have shaped America’s history. Summarize and discuss the ways that formal policies of government have influenced the direction of historical and social development in the United States. Recognize the major turning points in American history since the Civil War. Use technology and information resources to research issues in contemporary U.S. history. Write clearly and concisely about contemporary U.S. history using proper writing mechanics.