Terms-US Capitol - Terms - The US Capitol and Not All Men...

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Terms - The US Capitol and Not All Men Are Created Equal 1. Laocoön a. Narrated the Trojan War & warned Trojans against accepting the Trojan horse from the Greeks b. divine execution by serpents sent from the sea 2. doomed Indian a. culture quickly vanishing from the American continent because of white settlement on the frontier. 3. noble savage a. the noble savage , uncorrupted by the influences of civilization, was considered more worthy, more authentically noble than the contemporary product of civilized training. b. expresses a concept of humanity as unencumbered by civilization; the normal essence of an unfettered human. 4. evil Indian a. 5. Neoclassical a. New designs inspired by artistic elements from classical antiquity, such as urns, garlands, Greek key, palmette 6. Manifest Destiny a. A policy of imperialistic expansion defended as necessary or benevolent. b. often Manifest Destiny The 19th-century doctrine that the United States had the right and duty to expand throughout the North American continent. 7.
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