The Industrial And Urbanization During The Nineteenth Century

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Introduction
Just as today, the industrial and urbanization was a significant apart of the American culture during the nineteenth century. Industrialization and urbanization, were like two gigantic hands touching the spinning clay on a potter’s wheel (Stubblefield & Keane, 1994). The inflexed of immigration in American change the way many structures grown and the United State begin to change to accommodate those measures. In the 1880s, the beginning of World War I, a new wave of immigrants from the peasant population of eastern and southern Europe settle in American cities (Stubblefield & Keane, 1994). This new movement allowed for whites and African Americans to begin to move to urban areas within the United States.

The need to increase educational opportunities for these who settle in does urban area increased. Women begin to be tapped to start teaching in those areas. Education was pushed by Christian beliefs and traditions from England. From an initial interest in giving university culture to working persons, settlement workers soon were providing kindergarten and day care, homemaking child care classes, and English language classes (Stubblefield & Keane, 1994). Social justice changes brought about the organizations, such as, National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, the National Consumers League, the National Child Labor Committee, and the National Women’s Trade Union League (Stubblefield & Keane, 1994). The issues that affected women, and minorities…

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