Lecture Outlines for Unit III:  Industrialization through Imperialism

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The Gilded Age

Political Machines Wealth and Power

Corruption in National Politics

Calls for Reform After the Civil War Laissez Faire Social Darwinism Corporations Pools & Trusts Results of Pools & Trusts: A Flood of Immigrants Urbanization Unions U.S. goes Imperial Span-Am War U.S. as Imperial Power Panama Canal Europe in Early 1900’s Start of WWI