With each succeeding decade, more white Americans lost their economic independence as they became wage earning employees with little employment security and control over their working condition - a condition referred to as wage slavery. More Americans were involved in Jackson's election than ever before.
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The white South accepted the " Compromise of " knowing that Hayes proposed to end Army control over the remaining three state governments in Republican hands.
This election marked the beginning of patronage in national politics. The Tariff Crisis: By the s, South Carolinians had become the most vocal state in its opposition to federalism. The United States grew faster than European economies, although no faster than nations with similar British colonial backgrounds—Australia and Canada.
Mechanization provided the best tactic for deskilling work and lowering wages. In every section, state factions led by shrewd men waged bitter political warfare to attain or entrench themselves in power. The United States made such great gains because it was the fastest runner in a relatively slow race.
The country was strong enough to survive, but the politicization of fiscal policy making continued to be a major theme of American economic history.
New Harmony was dissolved in due to constant quarrels as parcels of land and property were returned to private use. An evolutionary chapter in national American politics began.