Opening Question: What are defining characteristics of American culture?
We split into 8 groups and answered the following questions on a separate piece of paper titled American National Identity.
1. What is it? Define your topic and give examples.
2. How does this influence American culture?
3. How do you think this could help lead to war with Great Britain?
*If you were absent only choose one topic from the list below:
1.The Enlightenment (127-129)
2.The Great Awakening (129-134)
3.Puritan Influence (116-117)
4.Bacon’s Rebellion (70-71)
5.Southern Gentry and Northern Maritime Economy (102-104)
6.Salutary Neglect & Self-Rule (105-106)
7.British Mercantilism (107 & 110)