Asked in History, Politics & Society
What effects did postwar tensions have on America's founding ideals?
It caused racism and inequality, thus contradicting one of the founding ideals. Equality. ...
Were the US founding fathers inspired by Egypt?
No. The Founding Fathers were inspired by Enlightenment ideals and opposed to despots. The Ancient Egyptian system and the contemporaneous Egyptian governates were despotic regimes that opposed almost all Enlightenment ideals. As a result, the Founding Fathers did not use Egypt as inspiration. ...
Asked in Gettysburg Address
What does the first paragraph in the Gettysburg Address mean?
The first paragraph in the Gettysburg Address refers to the founding of the nation. It's referring to the Declaration of Independence and the ideals behind it. ...
Asked in George Washington
Did George Washington help write the US Constitution?
George Washington is known as the father of the US. He was one of the founding fathers who came up with the Constitution's framework and ideals. ...
Asked in Society and Civilization
What does the beliefs and ideals of a society are reflected by the institutions of that society mean?
Think of it this way.....Say parents are the ideals of the society, and their children would be the institutions of that society. Parents try to instill their ideals and beliefs into their children. Therefore, societal programs and developments usually follow the ideals and beliefs upon which that society was founded, at least until progress and changing structure takes it farther away from the founding principles. You can look at school systems of the country, prison systems, social welfare programs, elections, religion, and trade...
John lockes influence on the founding fathers?
because he was like really really smart and like belived in like natural rights and he was like smart and Jefferson like took his ideals and was influenced deeply from them and stuff ...
Asked in American Revolution
What was the importance of the Brandywine Creek battle?
It shows examples of the five American ideals. It is an example of living history. It reminds us of the struggle for freedom. ...