United States History_Martz_Date_031810

United States History_Martz_Date_031810 - Shift from...

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–2. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Class Review for exam Focus on the major themes of each chapter/lecture, not mundane facts Identification Who: colonists looking to push west; Great Britain; French; Indians What: established the geographical boundary Where: Appalachian Mountains When: 1763; after the Seven Years War Why: contributing factor to tensions that caused revolutionary war Diversity -Relative to France an Great Britain, the colonies were very diverse -Within the colonies, there was diversity (rural vs urban) -many different countries of origin within the colonies Lecture Themes: Tobacco American Paradox- people trying to escape oppression at the hands of others suffering -Puritans came to Americas to set up community of religious freedom but they forbid the freedom of religion: Anne Hutchinson and those that fled to Rhode Island Outside Readings-relationships between English and colonies Don’t focus on the colonies before the Europeans arrived (Olmecs, Aztecs) How revolutionary was the war? (4 interpretations)
Background image of page 1

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Background image of page 2
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

Unformatted text preview: Shift from indentured servitude to slaves Enlightenments significance in the history of the colonies Mercantilism; Imperialism Great Awakening Thirty Years War-Relative peace and stability emerged afterwards; servants were no longer interested in being in servitude Economy: effects of trade and commerce on the colonies Ebenezer MacIntosh:-poor shoemaker; someone not among the elite who was affected by the Acts being put into place in the colonies; example of the way in which there was a growing consciousness among colonists that they were separate from the mother country Significance of Bacons Rebellion-prompted employers to start looking for alternative sources of labor; indentured servants got land when they were freed, which created competition among land owners-continued to spread apart poor farmers and wealthy planters Thomas Paine and Common Sense...
View Full Document

This note was uploaded on 08/30/2010 for the course HIST 205 taught by Professor Holyfield during the Spring '08 term at University of Delaware.

Page1 / 2

United States History_Martz_Date_031810 - Shift from...

This preview shows document pages 1 - 2. Sign up to view the full document.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Ask a homework question - tutors are online