“What were the various goals of the colonial European powers in the expansion of

“What were the various goals of the colonial European powers in the expansion of their empires? To what extent were they able to achieve these goals? Where did they fail?” You must answer all parts of the essay to get full credit. Please make sure you use proper paragraph form and cite where you get… Continue reading “What were the various
goals of the colonial European powers in the expansion of

What role did religion play in conversations about slavery and immigration? Did

What role did religion play in conversations about slavery and immigration? Did religious views make people hostile to immigrants or those from different backgrounds? Do you think that religion plays a role in dividing people today? Can you think of any examples in the modern era to relate this period of American history to? The… Continue reading What role did religion play in conversations about slavery and immigration? Did

Read the following speeches: Abraham Lincoln, First Inaugural Address, 4 March,

Read the following speeches: Abraham Lincoln, First Inaugural Address, 4 March, 1861; Alexander Stephens, “Cornerstone Speech,” 21 March, 1861. You can find these speeches in CAPCT, Vol. 1, pp. 1085-1093. You can find summaries and analyses of both of these speeches on line. Some of them are pretty good. (I have read them, so cutting… Continue reading Read the following speeches:
Abraham Lincoln, First Inaugural Address, 4 March,

Please respond to one of the following prompts in 500-1,000 words. Formatting in

Please respond to one of the following prompts in 500-1,000 words. Formatting instructions, a general rubric, and tips on clear writing can be found in my document, “How to get an ‘A’ on a paper.” These prompts are open-ended and ask for your informed opinion, based on what you’ve learned. However: 1) Be sure to… Continue reading Please respond to one of the following prompts in 500-1,000 words. Formatting in

The paper should cover music from the time of slavery in The United States to pr

The paper should cover music from the time of slavery in The United States to present. It should cover blues, jazz, music of the 50s, 60s, 70s, 80s and hip hop. Tying events/feeling of the cold war, Vietnam, Wars in the middle east (to include the dixie chicks fall from grace) equal rights, civil rights… Continue reading The paper should cover music from the time of slavery in The United States to pr

FCA Typing Instructions 1. Answer all questions on the instruction sheet. 2. The

FCA Typing Instructions 1. Answer all questions on the instruction sheet. 2. The paragraphs must have three to five sentences. 3. Typewritten in 12 point font with one inch margins. 4. Use your best academic prose. 5. Use the FCA example as a template for the assignment. 6. The assignment must have a minimum of… Continue reading FCA Typing Instructions
1. Answer all questions on the instruction sheet.
2. The

You are to write 1 letter to the editor of a newspaper during the 1950s and/or 1

You are to write 1 letter to the editor of a newspaper during the 1950s and/or 1960s. Your letter will represent the point of view of a particular person in that particular time period. It will also deal with issues that resonate through that era. Your letter will be 1-2 pages in length, double spaced.… Continue reading You are to write 1 letter to the editor of a newspaper during the 1950s and/or 1

The year is 2008, when close to 200,000 American soldiers were on the ground in

The year is 2008, when close to 200,000 American soldiers were on the ground in Iraq and Afghanistan. Your 19-year-old cousin who flunked out of high school and spends his time on the couch smoking weed and watching old war movies has decided to enlist in the Armed Forces. While you respect his desire to… Continue reading The year is 2008, when close to 200,000 American soldiers were on the ground in