Isolationist Policies

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  • Created on: 13-04-18 09:12
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  • Isolationist Policies
    • Economic
      • High tariffs
        • President Harding 1921
        • Emergency Tariff Act - May 1921
          • Raised tariffs on imported agricultural products
        • The Fordney-Mccumber Tariff 1922
          • To protect US farms + factories
    • Social
      • Immigration Control
        • 1921 Quota System
          • Reduced immigrants from 1 mil. to 150,000 in a decade
        • National Origins Act 1924
        • Fear of communism/anarchism
        • WASPs - influence in Congress
        • Fear of large no. of Asian/Catholic/Jewish migrants

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