Chapter 17: The New Frontier and the Great Society
Section 1: The New Frontier

Name____________________________

Main Idea:

Under the programs and policies of the Kennedy administration. women. persons with disibilities and other gained a greater share of civil rights

Objectives:

People, places and terms:

missile gap

 

reapportionment

 

due process

 

New Frontier

 

Earl Warren

 

Due Process

 

Questions:

What were the two main issues of the 1960 presidential election?

 

Why did Kennedy have difficulty getting his agenda enacted?

 

How did Brown v Board of education and Reynolds v. Sims affect the nation?

 

What three major policy areas did the Warren Court's decisions affect?

 

What was the significance of the "one man, One Vote" ruling?

 

Kennedy's Economic Policies