Read/review the following resources for this activity:
Initial Post Instructions
For the initial post, pick two (2) of the following categories representing minority groups during 1880-1914:
Then, address the following for your selections:
professor’s post: Welcome to Week 5 Discussion Board, which opens Monday, Sept. 30. We enter the Industrial Revolution, with its many good and bad facets. Yes, so many innovations and business enterprises, but oh so many people sacrificed and crushed in this age, including many immigrants, women, and even children (Outman & Outman, 2003).
Many persons were attracted to the big cities with promises of work during this Industrial Age. Select two from the following and interact with their experiences.
Women’s rights activists
Immigrants from southern and eastern Europe
Great Plain Indians
You are welcome to find any other authoritative sources as well. Thanks!
Outman, J. L., & Outman, E. M. (Eds.). (2003). Industrial Revolution: Primary sources. Farmington Hill, MI: Thomson and Gale.