United States History
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Addressing Societal Ills


Walter Rauschenbusch, an important
German-American thinker
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Question 1314105

The vastness and the free sweep of our concentrated wealth on the one side, the independence, intelligence, moral vigor, and political power of the common people on the other side, promise a long-drawn grapple of contesting forces which may well make the heart of every American patriot sink within him.

The above selection by Walter Rauschenbusch expresses the perspective of which intellectual movement in the last decade of the 19th century?

(A) Social Darwnism
(B) City Beautiful
(C) temperance
(D) Social Gospel
(E) Gospel of Wealth

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