In 1910, the
non-agricultural working force was made up of approximately 38 million men and
women, many of whom labored in factories. Frustrated by exploitive working
conditions and terrible poverty, some Americans started to protest. They were
joined by artists, journalists, politicians, and intellectuals who adopted
their cause. As a whole, these reformers were known as Progressives.
of the following groups that included members sympathetic to the Progressive
Writers and journalists
Settlement House founders
Socialists and Communists
7- to 10-slide presentation, using MicrosoftÂ® PowerPointÂ® or
another multimedia tool, in which you address the following:
Identify several key members of
the selected group.
Discuss the selected group’s
position on reform.
Discuss how the selected group
contributed to positive change.
reference sources according to appropriate course level APA guidelines.
For Local Campus students,
these are 7- to 10-minute oral presentations accompanied by multimedia
For Online and Directed Study
students, these are multimedia presentations with detailed notes.
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