You will have one of these in any of the Social Science AP Exams you take.
Luckily (as of 2017), they are now are streamlined so that they all have the same rubric. Gotta show source info on 4/7 (POV, Purpose, Historical Context, or Audience). Did you use documents to corroborate, qualify, or modify an argument?
Following a social-Darwinist point of view, Americans took their “God-given” superiority to those who were incapable of establishing their own self-government (Doc. After much debate, American foreign policy towards the Philippines and Cuba was that it is our duty to rule them until they could rule themselves.
We pledged to save the indigenous people from their savage, bloody, and corrupt ways of life.
People fought for women’s suffrage because they believed it could open new doors politically as well as allow women to grow and contribute socially and economically to society as well.
In the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries there were many groups and organizations that fought for the right for women’s’ suffrage, however there were just as many who also fought against them.
Prior to the late 19th century, the United States was preoccupied with domestic affairs and simply used the Monroe Doctrine as their lone foreign policy.
II DBQ What role did Imperialism play in shaping U. foreign policy in the late 19th and early 20th centuries?
These sources could then influence the woman’s decision and would cause women’s suffrage to be an unfair advantage for a certain political party (Document 3).
Many people also argued that their home and family was their “domestic sanctuary” and without the stability of a non-political woman in the house, war could break out.