In a 5-6 page essay, answer the question below. Your answers should directly and specifically address the essay prompt. Responses should develop a clear and coherent argument and marshal evidence from the course’s lectures and readings to support your central claim. The best responses will critically engage class readings and materials, including the arguments and ideas presented in class. Make sure that your papers do not simply summarize these materials, but that you critically evaluate the sources and arguments. In addition to textual evidence, be sure to use clear and specific examples to substantiate your claims.
Your essay should be 5-6 pages, double-spaced, using 1” margins and Times New Roman 12-point font. Make sure that you use proper citations and references in your paper according to APA or Chicago style. Also, include a cover page with your paper’s title and your name
1. Why was the Mexican-American War of 1848, and the subsequent colonization of the territories now known as the Southwest, important not only to establishing the historical pattern of Mexican exclusion and racialization but also to the larger process of restructuring the American racial order?
The Mexican and U.S troops fought with each other from 1846 to 1848, in the famous Mexican American war. The war was a result of Mexico’s determination to keep what they perceived to be their land, but at the same time, the U.S claimed the property belonged to them. The disputed land was the state of Texas Read More…….