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This edition: The Reform Impulse





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Episode Details

The Industrial Revolution has its dark side, which touches off an intense and often thrilling reform movement, encompassing the Second Great Awakening, the abolitionist movement, and the women’s movement. Professor Masur presents the ideas and characters behind the Great Awakening, the abolitionist movement, the women's movement, and a powerful wave of religious fervor.