Chapter 30 Outlines- due Monday, Feb. 5

30 Outline
“The Great War”

Make sure that you use your own words and that you explain WHY and how events occurred, as well as any significance to other events.

I. The War at Home
—–A. The Role of Idealism—what is Wilson’s dream?
—–B. The Fourteen Points overview
———-1. What are the three main points of the 14 Points? (Look them all up)
—–C. The role of advertising and propaganda
—–D. Free Speech in Wartime
—–E. How do we put the economy on a war footing?
———-1. Council of National Defense
———-2. Shipbuilding, especially
———-3. National War Labor Board
—————a. Effect of “Work or fight”
———-4. Response of unions to the war effort
———-5. Why were there strikes?
—–F. Effect of the war effort on minority employment and population distribution
———- 1. Backlash
—–G. Effect of war effort on women
—–H. Herbert Hoover and the Food Administration
—–I. How do we pay for it all?
—–J. Racial and ethnic tensions

II. The Military History of the War
—– A. How It All Began—and whose fault was it?
—– B. Instituting the draft
—–C. Training
—–D. Major Battles in which American troops participate
—–E. Effect of Russian withdrawal
—–F. Pershing and Sergeant York
—–G. German surrender

III. Winning the Peace
—–A. Wilson goes to Paris
—–B. Paris Conference
—–C. League of Nations—why?
———-1. Article X—what was it and why the controversy?
—–D. Details of the Treaty of Versailles
—–E. Henry Cabot Lodge- what role does he play and why?
———-1. Lodge Reservations
—–F. Wilson’s collapse
—– G. What happens to the Treaty in the US—and why is this ironic?
—–H. Effects of the Treaty of Versailles
———-1. in Europe
———-2. in US politics
———-3. in international relations


2 responses to this post.

  1. Posted by DeckTheHallsWithBowsOfHolly on February 4, 2007 at 8:46 am

    Are we supposed to look up the 3 main points or all 14 for our outline??

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