Progression Era and World War I (World War I: (League of Nations…
Progression Era and World War I
World War I:
Nationalism:advocacy of political independence for a particular country.
American Entry of WWI: 1917- because of the germans unrestricted submarine warfare
Imperialism:action that involves a country extending its power by the acquisition of territories
League of Nations:international organization, headquartered in Geneva, Switzerland, created after the First World War to provide a forum for resolving international disputes.
Alliances:a union or association formed for mutual benefit, especially between countries or organizations.
Militarism:government or people that a country should maintain a strong military capability and be prepared to use it aggressively to defend or promote national interests.
Progressivism and Domesticism
Mukrackers: American journalists who
Teddy Roosevelt's Square Deal: Consumer protection
Women's Suffrage : Woman's right to vote, Woman's rights convention
Diplomacy and Foreign policy:
Moral: Denied recognition to any lattice American government viewed as oppressive, undemocratic, or hostile
Dollar: William Howard Taft-US government guaranteed loans made to foreign countries by American Business people
Big Stick: Teddy Roosevelt-Prevent foreign crisis
Spanish American War: Conflict between Spain and America
Imperialism: country extending its power from territories