Painter Questions

Answers are due on your blogs at the start of class on Friday, September 4th:

  1.  How does Painter describe the relationship between economics and politics during this period? Is it a functional relationship or could stand to be improved?  If so, how?  Explain.
  2. How does Painter integrate the concept of race into the overall economic theme of her book?
  3. Is World War I a continuation of the the trends that Painter describes in teh rets of her book or is it a break with what comes before?  Explain.