The Land of Opportunity

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The Land of Opportunity by Mind Map: The Land of Opportunity

1. Social mobility

1.1. Horatio Alger

1.1.1. http://www.bostonglobe.com/opinion/2012/09/06/horatio-alger-shaped-america-views-immigration-but-what-way/CUZUUHQlGUrDQzqmnfZ0QP/story.html

1.2. Immigration

1.2.1. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Immigration_to_the_United_States

1.3. If I were a rich man

1.3.1. http://www.dailymotion.com/video/x9twwq_if-i-were-a-rich-man-si-j-etais-un_music

1.4. Keyword : Social ladder ; self-made ; pioneering ; opportunities

2. Geographical mobility

2.1. In climbing income ladder, location matters

2.1.1. http://www.nytimes.com/2013/07/22/business/in-climbing-income-ladder-location-matters.html?pagewanted=all&_r=0

2.2. Transcontinental Railroad

2.2.1. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kl0lxIMMb9E

2.3. Cartoon

2.4. Keyword : Boundless ressources ; transcontinental railroad ; Gold Rush

3. The Frontier Tradition

3.1. Keyword : Wild West ; happiness ; California ; space conquest ; sunbelt ; Darwinism

3.2. Cartoon

3.3. The Myths

3.3.1. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=b2cniQfo1d0

4. Tagxedo

4.1. http://www.tagxedo.com/artful/12dd0b3ae7914c46

5. Quizlet

5.1. https://quizlet.com/john68400

6. Puling the welcome mat

6.1. Immigrants

6.1.1. http://www.networklobby.org/history-immigration

6.2. Cartoon

6.3. The new immigration

6.3.1. http://wdtn.com/2014/06/09/daytons-plan-to-attract-immigrants-gets-national-attention/

6.4. Keyword : Mexican ; Wetbacks ; gate crashing ; dream ; dangerous

7. Self-Made Men

7.1. http://simple.wikipedia.org/wiki/Levi_Strauss

7.2. http://fr.wikipedia.org/wiki/Andrew_Carnegie

7.3. Cartoon

8. Glogster

8.1. http://john68400.edu.glogster.com/the-land-of-opportunity/