Hidden Heroes: The Muckrakers: Ida Tarbell Takes on Big Business, 1st Edition

  • Valerie Bodden
  • Published By: Essential Library
  • ISBN-10: 1624023126
  • ISBN-13: 9781624023125
  • DDC: 070.92
  • Grade Level Range: 6th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 112 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2017 | Published/Released April 2017
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2017

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This book discusses how in the early 1900s, Ida Tarbell and other investigative journalists brought about change by exposing the illegal tactics and unethical practices of corporations. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Seeds of Conflict.
2: Keeping the People Informed.
3: A Magazine for Everyone.
4: The Standard Oil Company.
5: Dawn of the Muckrakers.
6: The Progressive Era.
7: End of the Muckrakers.
8: Resurgence.
9: Legacy of Truth.
Essential Facts.
Additional Resources.
Source Notes.
About the Author.