Libertarian Left | The American Conservative
The topic of this essay is “Was the American Revolution a Conservative Movement?” This essay will be five pages, double spaced, 12pt font. A thesis statement MUST be in the first paragraph. With a total of five paragraphs, no more no less. There must also be 10 citations. The format is similar to Chicago Style but I will give you an example in the files. There will be NO outside sources, I will provide all the reading and you must type the essay only based on that. Please pick a side to the essay but provide counter arguments also.
Radical vs. Conservative? | People v. State
The best way to address this question is through the lens of two noted historians: Gordon Wood and Carl Degler. The following was excerpted from "Was the American Revolution a Conservative Movement?" by Gordon Wood and Carl Degler in , Larry Madaras and James M SoRelle (eds.), 1995.
Was the American Revolution a revolution - a radical event that truly revolutionized American society, or an evolution - a conservative event that did not significantly change American society?