Topic: U.S. Expansionist Foreign Policy
For about 5 class periods, we'll be examining the growth of the United States as an imperial power. Today we're going to establish some context and examine the causes of U.S. expansionism. Next class, we'll look at a major turning point: the Spanish-American War.
Today's PowerPoint is posted below, as well as the textbook chapter and assignments for the next 5 class periods.