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How did reformers and writers inspire change and spark controversy?

The Second Great Awakening
The Second Great Awakening Video Segment 02:30
© 2004 Intelecom
William Still, The Eastern Line, and Thomas Garrett
William Still, The Eastern Line, and Thomas Garrett Video Segment 04:56
© 2002 Teleduction Associates
The Feminist Movement
The Feminist Movement Video Segment 08:09
© 2004 Intelecom
Abolition, Slavery, & Other Social Causes
Abolition, Slavery, & Other Social Causes Video Segment 02:43
© 1998 CLEARVUE & SVE
American Slavery in the Early Nineteenth Century
American Slavery in the Early Nineteenth Century Video Segment 00:54
© 2003 Ancient Lights
The North Star
The North Star Video Segment 01:43
© 1992 CLEARVUE & SVE
Poe & Hawthorne
Poe & Hawthorne Video Segment 03:17
© 2002 CLEARVUE & SVE
Slavery and Women's Rights
Slavery and Women's Rights Video Segment 08:27
© 2004 Intelecom
Seneca Falls Declaration of Sentiments
Seneca Falls Declaration of Sentiments Video Segment 02:37
© 2003 Cerebellum
Harriet Tubman
Harriet Tubman Video Segment 03:24
© 2004 Janson Media
Antislavery Movement
Antislavery Movement Video Segment 04:24
© 2002 CLEARVUE & SVE
Antislavery Movement
Antislavery Movement Video Segment 02:30
© 1992 CLEARVUE & SVE
The Second Great Awakening
The Amistad Affair Goes to Trial Video Segment 04:15
© 2005 Discovery Education
The Second Great Awakening
1841: John Quincy Adams and the Supreme Court Trial of the Amistad Africans Video Segment 03:37
© 1998 Discovery Education
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8.12.16 Abolition of slavery in North, slavery in the West, resistance to slavery 8.1.17 Ideas, influences of Jacksonian Democracy 8.1.18 Views of abolitionists, feminists, social reforms 8.1.19 Influence of early social reformers, movements 8.1.20 Events leading to the Civil War 8.1.24 Influence of individuals on political, social movements 8.1.26 Changing roles of women, minorities in mid-19th century 8.1.30 Formulate questions by analyzing primary, secondary sources 8.1.31 Compare art, music, literature to reflect on American culture 8.2.7 Explain responsible citizen participation in society
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