Standard HS-USHG9.1.2

Standard Type
Michigan Social Studies Standards

Transformation of American Politics – analyze the transformation of American politics in the late 20th and early 21st centuries, including:

  • the growth of the conservative movement in national politics, including the role of Ronald Reagan.
  • the role of evangelical religion in national politics.
  • the intensification of partisanship.
  • the partisan conflict over the role of government in American life.
  • the role of regional differences in national politics.