Topic: Discuss the southern concepts of paternalism and chivalry. Identify the similarities between them and compare the complex relationship between subordinated women and oppressed slaves.
Book: Your assigned sources for this assignment are the American Promise textbook.
Write at least 900 words
Your essay should make an argument. To be really effective, that argument should appear as an introduction to your essay a few sentences that explain what your paper is about, ending in a THESIS STATEMENT.
Be sure your thesis statement relates directly to the essay prompt.
Be sure your thesis statement is inclusive that is, your thesis statement should reflect the entirety of the argument you make in your paper (not one part of your argument, for example, skipping whole sections of your essay).