WEEK 5 2017-01-24T21:51:39+00:00

COMMUNITY IN AMERICAN HISTORY: PROGRESSIVE ERA (WEEK 5)

Michael McGerr, A Fierce Discontent: The Rise and Fall of the Progressive Movement in America (2005), chapter 1 (pp. 3-39).

Rebecca Edwards, New Spirits: Americans in the “Gilded Age” 1865-1905 (2015), chapter 10 (pp. 193-210).

Robert D. Putnam, Bowling Alone (2000), chapter 23.

Paul Boyer, Urban Masses and Moral Order in America: 1820-1920 (1978), chapters 10-12 (pp. 143-187).

Allen Davis, Spearheads for Reform: The Social Settlements and the Progressive Movement, 1890-1914 (1967), pp. 18-39, 61-91.

Clarence Hooker, “Ford’s Sociology Department and the Americanization Campaign,” Journal of American Culture 20 (1) (Spring 1997): 47–51.

Marvin Lazerson, “Urban Reform and the Schools: Kindergartens in Massachusetts, 1870-1915,” History of Education Quarterly (Summer 1971): 115-142. http://www.jstor.org/stable/pdfplus/367590.pdf

Claudia Goldin and Lawrence F. Katz, Human Capital and Social Capital: The Rise of Secondary Schooling in America, 1910 to 1940. NBER Working Paper No. 6439, (1998), pp. 1-8. http://www.nber.org/papers/w6439