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


Main Idea:

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


People, places and terms:

missile gap




due process


New Frontier


Earl Warren


Due Process



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