Antebellum American Society (Chp 11) (Politics & Power (POL-1.0 How…
Antebellum American Society (Chp 11)
Politics & Power
POL-1.0 How political ideas, beliefs, institutions, party systems, & alignments have developed and changed.
POL-2.0 How popular movements, reform efforts, & activist groups have sought to change American society & institutions.
POL-3.0 How different beliefs about the federal gov's role in US social & economic life have affected political debates & policies.
WOR-1.0 How cultural interaction, cooperation, competition, & conflict between empires, nations & people have influenced political, economical, & social developments in North America.
WOR-2.0 Analyze reasons & results of US diplomatic, economic, & military initiatives in North America & overseas.
Culture & Society
CUL-1.0 How religious groups & ideas have affected American society & political life.
The typical American was very religious and very afraid of Catholicism. They took the Bible literally and therefore made all decisions based on that.
CUL-2.0 How artistic, philosophical, & scientific ideas have developed & shaped society & institutions.
CUL-4.0 How different group identities, including racial, ethnic, class, & regional identities, have emerged & changed over time
CUL-3.0 How ideas about women's rights and gender roles have affected society& politics.
American & National Identity
NAT- 1.0 How ideas about national identity changed in response to US involvement in international conflicts & the growth of the US.
NAT-2.0 How interpretations of the Constitution & debates over rights, liberties, & definitions of citizenship have affected American values, politics, & society.
NAT-3.0 How ideas about democracy, freedom, & individualism found expression in the development of cultural values, political institutions, & American identity.
Work, Exchange, Technology
WXT-1.0 How different labor systems developed in North America & US, & their effect on workers' lives & US society.
Most labor systems were developed using coal giving jobs to those who need it. Other inventions were created giving even more jobs to both men and women
WXT-2.0 How patterns of exchange, markets, & private enterprise, have developed & ways that gov. have responded to economic issues.
Migration & Settlement
MIG-1.0 Causes of migration to colonial North America & US & analyzing immigration's effects on US society.
MIG-2.0 Causes of internal migration & patterns of settlement in what became the US & how migration has affected American life.
GEO-1.0 How geographic & environmental factors shaped the development of various communities, & how competition & debates over natural resources have affected both interactions among different groups & the development of gov. policies.