Americ A Agricultural Society Into And An Industrial Giant

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Through out the the centuries America has envolved from a agricultural society into and an industrial giant. Some of the way it has envolved is culturally ,political and economically.America has envolved from a agricultural society into and an industrial giant culturally by immagrantion.America has envolved from a agricultural society into and an industrial giant political. America has envolved from a agricultural society into and an industrial giant culturally by immagrantion.America has envolved from a agricultural society into and an industrial giant economically by mass production. Between 1880 and 1921, more than 23.5 million immigrants entered the Coalesced States. This period is now kenned as the "Incipient" Immigrants. Prior waves of immigrants had come primarily from northern and western Europe – England, Ireland, Germany, Scandinavia, etc. But after 1880, increasingly sizably numbers of immigrants orginated from southern and eastern Europe – Italy, Greece, the Balkan countries, Russia, Poland, etc. The majority of these immigrants settled in the cities of the Northeast and Midwest, where they took jobs as inept factory workers and at the same time dramatically changed the ethnic makeup of urban America. These incipient immigrants, many of whom were Catholic or Jewish, were viewed by many native-born Americans as being racially and culturally inferior, and Nativism became an increasingly potent force in American society and politics.I the nineteenth…
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