Discussion on Required Material for Week 4
Do not research on the Internet.
The answers should come from your textbook, the book of primary source documents, the assigned website, the lecture, videos, and the research you conducted in the APUS Library. Respond as many times as you wish but TWO must be submitted.
2.) Describe the “new Negro” of the 1920s. How were they new? How successful were African Americans in achieving independence and equality in the 1920s?
3.) To what extent do you think that the Ku Klux Klan’s philosophy was consistent with other American ideas and principles of the era?
Kelley, Robin D. G., and Earl Lewis. To Make Our World Anew. Vol. 2. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2005. Available in the APUS Library at http://ebookcentral.proquest.com.ezproxy1.apus.edu/lib/apus/detail.action?docID=679615
DuBois, W. E. B. The Souls of Black Folk. New York: Penguin, 1996. This book is available at https://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/408.
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