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Topics in Colonial History

Question 1: Elaborate on either the Enlightenment or the Great Awakening. How did the movement impact the ideological development of the colonies?

Question 2: Explain the purpose of the Proclamation of 1763. Was the proclamation effective? Why or why not? How did colonials, natives, and the British react to both the Proclamation and its effects?

Solution Summary

The solution is a 2-part narrative that discusses the impact of the Enlightenment in the intellectual and ideological development in the colonies and also goes into a discussion of the Proclamation of 1763 - assessing is effectiveness in relation to the reaction of the colonials, the natives and the British. References are listed for the purpose of expansion on the topic.