History The Meaning of Freedom Essay
I’m studying for my History class and don’t understand how to answer this. Can you help me study?
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will write a paper in response to the following prompt using the supporting documents. You must talk about all of the groups in the prompt.
Prompt: Throughout the first portion of this class, we have examined the changing definition of freedom. Different groups had different meanings and understandings of the concept of freedom. For this paper, discuss the meaning of freedom for the following groups: freed slaves, white southerners, the businessmen of the Gilded Age, immigrants and other factory workers/laborers, and imperialists and non-imperialists. In what ways did the federal government intervein and shape these meanings?