Primary Document AnalysisThe Primary Document Analysis includes a set of documents and images (some provided in the file below and some from the course reader). Read each of the documents and then answer a series of questions related to the documents, images, and time period being covered in class. Download the file above to view the documents, images, and questions for this paper.
The PDA must be more than 1000 words in length. Direct quotes do not count toward the required word count.in this assignment you should answer 4 questionyou do not need any research outside. just need to be careful about this.
doc 1 has a picture that I can’t copy itFormat MLAWhat relationships of power are featured in “Virginian Luxuries” (Document 1)? How are unequal power relationships reflected in Toqueville’s distinctions between the three races (Document 2)? What future does Toqueville predict for these groups of people and why? Based upon your own knowledge, how accurate do you believe Toqueville’s observations and predictions were?What relationships of power are featured in “The Discord” (Document 3)? How does the Declaration of Sentiments (Document 4) reveal the nature of gender relationships in nineteenth century America? Based upon your knowledge of this time period, do you agree with these sentiments, why or why not?What are Abraham Lincoln’s views on the institution of slavery and notion of racial equality (Documents 5 and 6)? Because these speeches were made on the “campaign trail,” how much do you believe these statements reflect Lincoln’s real thoughts or do you believe he is “playing politics?”Based upon your knowledge of the Civil War and reading of the Reconstruction Amendments (Document 7), in what specific ways were the questions and crises of liberty and unequal power relationships contained in these various documents resolved or exacerbated by the 1870s?
This assignment has several documents for you to read and view in order to answer the five required questions. Please follow any formatting guidelines and minimum length requirements as set by your professor. Please take your time to analyze these documents and submit thoughtful arguments supported by the evidence these documents provide. Documents: 1. “Virginian Luxuries” by unknown artist (ca. 1800) 2. Alexis de Tocqueville Describes the Three Races in the United States (1835) 3. Declaration of Sentiments (1848) 4. “The Discord” by F. Heppenheimer (1855) 5. Abraham Lincoln’s speech in Peoria, Illinois (October 16, 1854) 6. Abraham Lincoln’s Fourth Debate with Stephen Douglas (September 18, 1858) 7. The Reconstruction Amendments (13th, 14th, and 15th)……………Answer Preview……………….
What relationships of power are featured in “Virginian Luxuries” (Document 1)? How are unequal power relationships reflected in Tocqueville’s distinctions between the three races (Document 2)? What future does Tocqueville predict for these groups of people and why? Based upon your own knowledge, how accurate do you believe Tocqueville’s observations and predictions were?
The picture demonstrates two people who are of different kind. The picture portrays that power is being possessed by the whites but it’s as if the blacks don’t have power. The left side of the picture is showing a white man who is well dressed who is kissing a woman who is a black African. On the picture in the right hand there is a man who is a half-naked being caned by a white man(21). The two pictures demonstrate….APA1140 words Added to cart