Immigration Terms
People
Immigration
Industrial/Progressive Terms
Industrial/Progressive
100
reasons for coming to America
What is pull factors
100
He controlled the Oil Industry
What is John Rockefeller
100
war, starvation, disease, overcrowding
What is push factors
100
promoting the welfare of others /charity
What is philanthropy
100
reasons for industrial growth
What is natural resources (oil,steel,coal), population goes from rural to urban, international trade
200
groups of immigrant live together with others from similar backgrounds
What is ethnic enclaves
200
Steel was his business.
What is Andrew Carnegie
200
apartments where immigrants lived in overcrowded, unsanitary conditions
What is tenements
200
combing competing industries into a large firm / monopoly
What is trust
200
this class slow begins to increase during the Industrial Revolution
What is middle class
300
immigrants must become "Americanized"
What is Assimilation
300
Controlled the railroad industry
What is Cornelius Vanderbilt
300
many immigrants passed through this location to be processed and to become American citizens
What is Ellis Island
300
no regulation in business / little to no government involvement
What is Laissez Faire
300
worked for better pay, shorter hours, used negotiations instead of striking
What is unions
400
new immigrants help to create a new culture
What is Melting Pot
400
He controlled the banking industry
What is JP Morgan
400
freedom, jobs, land
What is pull factors
400
open display of wealth
What is The Gilded Age
400
was a person who would write to expose the wrong-doings in society, their goal was to improve society
What is muckraker
500
fear and prejudice towards new immigrants
What is American Nativism
500
He wrote a book (The Jungle) to show how people lived and their working conditions
What is Upton Sinclair
500
unskilled, low pay, dangerous/unsafe, child labor
What is employment and working conditions
500
the theory of survival of the fittest on society
What is Social Darwinism
500
this law was enacted to regulate competition and prohibit monopolies
What is Sherman Anti-Trust Act
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