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1. 1928 Kellogg-Briand Pact outlawed war as a solution to international rivalry 2. 1932 Stimson doctrine declared that the U.S. would not recognize any territorial acquisition achieved by force of arms 3. Because of the benefits that it conferred on labor, Samuel Gompers called the Clayton Anti-Trust Act “labor’s Magna Carta.” 4. Because the United States raised its tariffs in the 1920s European nations raised their tariffs, the post war chaos in Europe was prolonged, international economic distress deepened, and American foreign trade declined. (all of the above) 5. Bruce Barton, The Man Nobody Knows expressed love for Jesus Christ because he believed that Christ was the best advertising man of all time 6. Demands of the Bonus Army demanded immediate payments of their government bonus money in cash. 7. Economic policies of Republican president Warren G. Harding sought to continue the same laissez-faire doctrine as had been the practice under William McKinley 8. George Creel- committee on public information, Herbert Hoover- food administration, Bernard Baruch- war industries board , William Howard Taft- national war labor board 9. In 1924 the Democratic party convention came within a single vote of adopting a resolution condemning the Ku Klux Klan 10. In the early 1920s, the United States’ armed intervention in the Caribbean and Central America was a glaring exception to its general indifference to the outside world. 11. In what ways had America changed, as revealed by the 1920 census? most Americans no longer lived in the countryside but in urban areas 12. John Dewey’s ideas about the purposes of education were that the primary purpose is not so much to prepare students to live a useful life, but to teach them how to live pragmatically and immediately in their current environment 13. A major problem for George Creel and his Committee on Public Information was that he oversold Wilson’s ideals...
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