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Write a 750 or more word essay describing the consequences for women who did not live up to seventeenth-century society's gender expectations. In your essay, select three groups of women from the chapter, explain what constituted a violation of social norms and how women were punished for their behavior. After writing your essay, read your classmates’ responses. Write a constructive response to two of the essays. Do you see a potential flaw in their argument? Did he or she make an intriguing point? Do you believe he or she correctly used their examples? The American Revolution brought freedom from oppression to American colonists. Write a 750 word or more essay examining the impact of this “freedom” on the lives of women. In your essay, consider the impact on different groups of women, including European American, African American (free and
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Unformatted text preview: enslaved), and Native Americans After writing your essay, read your classmates’ responses. Write a constructive response to two of the essays. Do you see a potential flaw in their argument? Did he or she make an intriguing point? Do you believe he or she correctly used their examples? The ideal of domesticity was key to nineteenth century ideas of womanhood. Write a 750 or more word essay explaining the nineteenth century ideal of domesticity and its roots. In your essay, discuss the relationship of working women, slave women, and others to this middle class ideal. After writing your essay, read your classmates’ responses. Write a constructive response to two of the essays. Do you see a potential flaw in their argument? Did he or she make an intriguing point? Do you believe he or she correctly used their examples?...
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