This solution offers an understanding of the weak state era. It examines these questions:
"How did urbanization and immigration affect the United States between 1865-1900? What unsolved problems caused Americans to begin demanding an end to the era of the weak state?"
As you experiment with your thesis statements, please allow some of these ideas to guide you:
This paper explores the intersections of industrialization, urbanization and immigration in America from 1865-1900 and their role in the end of the weak state.
You might also explore how industrialization o impacted the economy of the United States as a whole, its laboring class, and farm population. You might also assess how it affected political activity and development as well as urban growth.
A culmination of industrialization, urbanization, and immigration of the 1865-1900 American era strongly impacted the end of the weak state.
Based on various social and political factors such as industrialization, urbanization and immigration of 1865-1900, America transitioned from a weak state.
Another idea is to explore famous figures of the era:
Cornelius Vanderbilt ...
This posting address social and economic concerns with the weak era in American history.