history assignment.

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Is World War I better understood as a fulfillment of the Progressive impulse or a betrayal of the Progressive impulse? Defend your answer with reference to at least one of the assigned readings.

By 11:59 pm on Monday, write both a 200-word discussion board post in response to the prompt, as well as a substantive response to one (1) of your peer’s posts consisting of 50 words minimum. In your response, you must quote or make reference to at least one of the documents assigned for reading in this module. You may also use material addressed in the lecture videos.


Required reading: Voices of Freedom

  • Document 126 – Woodrow Wilson, A World “Safe for Democracy” (1917)
  • Document 127 – Randolph Bourne, “War is the Health of the State” (1918)
  • Document 128 – A Critique of the Versailles Peace Conference (1919)

Optional reading: Give Me Liberty

  • Chapter 19
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