September 3 1783 Treaty was signed A negotiated peace Group of Prominent

September 3 1783 treaty was signed a negotiated peace

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September 3, 1783 Treaty was signed A negotiated peace Group of Prominent Americans to discuss terms with British were John adams, John Jay, and Benjamin Franklin Proclamation line of 1763 which was a vast region long inhabited by Indians and often referred to as trans Appalachia. Native American were given no role in negotiations and by far biggest loser in the final treaty Republican ideology In Greece, athenians practiced direct democracy Direct democracy meant that the men voted on all major decisions affecting them US was a representative democracy in which property holding white men governed themselves through the concept of republicanism whereby they elected representatives or legislators to make decision on their behalf Representative had advantages over monarchies which was greater transparency Revolutionary leaders believed that they must protect the rights of individuals and states from being violated by the national government State governments State governments with elected governors and senates instead of royally appointed
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governors and councils. Most limited the powers of governors and strengthened the power of legislatures The articles of confederation Once colonies declared independence in 1776, patriots needed to form a national government as well. Articles of Confederation and Perpetual Union ratified in March 1781 they legalized the way things had been operating since independence had been declared. In Confederation government, Congress was given full power over foreign affairs and disputes between states. But had no national courts and no power to enforce its resolutions and ordinances Confederation Congress had less power because it could not regulate interstate and foreign commerce. But it was the most practical Expansion of political participation Property qualifications for voting were lowered after 1776 as a result of Revolutionary fervor. The social Revolution Many hoped that the revolution would remove, not reinforce the elites traditional political and social advantages. The exodus of loyalists Loyalist were hurt the most by the brutal civil war embedded within the Revolutionary war Suffered greatly for their loyalty to king george III and their refusal to pledge allegiance to new United states General Guy Carleton, commander of British forces in North America organized mass evacuation He intentionally violated the provisions of Treaty of Paris by refusing to return slaves to their owners Largest number of loyalist exiles landed in Canada, where royal officials wanted them to displace the earlier French presence Departure of so many loyalist was one of the most important social consequences of the revolution Freedom of religion Before the Revolution, Americans tolerated religious dissent, after the revolution, americans insisted on on complete freedom of religion as embodied in the principles of separation of church and state
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