Why do you think each person and event is important in shaping American History and defend your answers: People: Dwight D. Eisenhower Martin Luther King Jr John F Kennedy Barak Obama Willliam Levitt Events: The Great Depression The Berlin Wall Creation of Homeland Security Brown vs Board of Education of Topeka The Cold War The Marshall Plan
This is a book review of Coming of Age in Mississippi by Anne Moody. There needs to be 5 quotes to support the thesis and well-written sentences. It is a college level course so no grammar mistakes. It must be in APA style, no first person, analyzing the entire book as well as the thesis and how it relates to African-Americans today. I have provided a rubric of how it needs to be done exactly.
1. Professionalism: Edit grammar and spelling. Turning in a paper with typos is unprofessional and embarrassing. By having someone else read the paper, these can be avoided. 2. Argument: Does the paper have a sound thesis and good supporting arguments? Are there any changes you would suggest or questions you have after reading the paper? 3. Accuracy: Are sources cited, and cited correctly? Are the facts presented in the paper correctly and accurately presented within the correct context?
Historical Thinking 3 Questions: Housing and Highways 1. What does the first image (motorway) convey about highway development? Remember to think about the year it was created and the nature of roads at the time. 2. What do highway construction images (documents 2-5) convey about the construction of highways. What sort of impact may they have had on local communities? Compare these images to the first document. 3. Why was highway development seen as so important after World War II? In what ways could highways facilitate the growth of suburbs and new commercial development 4. What tactics were used to […]
U.S. History to 1870 DIscussion DUE @ 8PM TODAY April 19, 2018. Native Americans have long been conceptualized as somehow existing outside the margins of the United States History even though they populated North America centuries before the arrival of colonial settlers and had developed extremely sophisticated and complex societies. Please answer the following question in 1 page or less, and include two references. How does the history of Native Americans challenge or complicate our understanding of U.S. history, especially in light of the contradictions between the nation’s democratic values and the long history of Native American persecution? Please only […]
This is a 15 page senior paper i’m asking you to write. You will write about John C. Calhoun from his early years on the plantaion to recieving education from Yale university. Talk about the struggles he went through to recieve his education and what did he do with his education after Yale University. This paper must be typed in your opinion and kinda talk about John C. Calhoun’s life as if it were a story. You can add important quotations from the primary and secondary sources I have provided to support your opinion.
The book review needs to be one to two pages, single spaced, 12 point Times New Roman, 1” margins. It needs to have the book’s full citation at the top, hit the high points of the book in a synopsis, a discussion of the author’s thesis, the book’s strengths and weaknesses with evidence from the book (e.g.: evidence that supports the author’s thesis or evidence that does not back up the thesis; Is the work clear and convincing? Why or why not? How did it change, challenge, or go against your general understanding of the subject?)
We would like to put your talent to use in our “Politics” and “Economics” divisions. The upcoming AHL issue will centerpiece the Great Depression. We would like for you to write a piece that requires a bit of creativity on your part regarding the viewpoint and voice. Act as if you are an AHL political correspondent in 1932 on the eve of the presidential election. Author a piece that presents the reader with the two competing visions concerning the role and responsibilities of government in addressing this devastating economic depression presented by the Republican incumbent and the Democratic challenger. Remember […]
What did freedom mean to the formerly enslaved laborers emancipated at the end of the Civil War? How did they express their new found freedom? . . . First, you must write more than 100 words of your thoughts on the topics presented. Discussions should end with questions. You’ll also need to provide more historical details to support your answer and address your reading challenges yourself. (to use ‘Voices of Freedom: A Documentary History’) Second, you have to write 75 words in two texts. When you give me your works, I will give you two paragraphs to answer. Then, you […]
Discussion, Among historians, there have generally been two main interpretations of the Revolution. The first, as espoused by scholars like Gordon Wood, argues that the revolution is “the most important event in American history.” In their view, the Revolution was a watershed moment that completely transformed American society. Meanwhile, scholars like Bernard Bailyn have argued that the ideological origins of the revolution were actually based on much older ideas, and the American Revolution thus didn’t herald in a new era nor was it a transformative moment. Please write at least one paragraph explaining which interpretation of the Revolution you find […]