Use your class notes and the assigned readings to write your essay. Your essay must have a thesis. The thesis needs to be backed by evidence gathered from the assigned readings and from your class notes. Primary source evidence can be particularly powerful in providing evidence. No outside research is required or expected.
readings and class notes attached below
Soundness and originality of thesis
Clarity and coherence of thesis and exposition
Careful and effective analysis of specific evidence
Understanding of the historical time period and its complexities
Style (Check your paper for spelling and grammar)