Discusses era of reform and its impact on america commitment

In Chapter 11 you read about the appearance of the women’s rights movement; how do you explain their appearance and what were its goals? Also consider why it aroused such intense opposition by many in the country (both men and women).
Chapter 11 discusses the era of reform and its impact on America’s commitment to liberty. Did this reform movement increase or decrease the nation’s commitment to, and practice of liberty.