DOC1 927

DOC1 927 - DOC 1 Lecture Notes DOC1 HW DOC reader p 1-10 Bring Takaki and Reader A Different Mirror a different mirror people of different cultures

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DOC 1 Lecture Notes 09/27/10 DOC1 HW: DOC reader p. 1-10 Bring Takaki and Reader A Different Mirror - a different mirror: people of different cultures - explain importance, define, etc. - could show up on midterm!. .. study! 1607 Jamestown colony – first English colony in VA; women can’t vote; religion: Puritanism 1776 US independence – Declaration of Independence adopted; thirteen American colonies then at war with Great Britain were now independent states, and thus no longer a part of the British Empire . Written primarily by Thomas Jefferson , the Declaration is a formal explanation of why Congress had voted on July 2 to declare independence from Great Britain, more than a year after the outbreak of the American Revolutionary War . The birthday of the United States of America —Independence Day —is celebrated on July 4, the day the wording of the Declaration was approved by Congress. 1789 US Constitution – ratification of the Constitution
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This note was uploaded on 08/30/2011 for the course DOC 1 taught by Professor Gilson during the Fall '07 term at UCSD.

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DOC1 927 - DOC 1 Lecture Notes DOC1 HW DOC reader p 1-10 Bring Takaki and Reader A Different Mirror a different mirror people of different cultures

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