Essay topic: Primary Source Essay

Choose two of the primary sources available in Module 5 or Module 6. Create a thesis statement that can be supported by those two sources, and then support the thesis with analysis of the two sources.

Be sure to write in essay format with 12-point font. The essay should be about 2 pages, double spaced. Be sure to be clear about who wrote what, where, when, and why.


Module 5- The Cold War to the 1970s

Origins of Cold War:

Containment to Liberation:

Cuba and Vietnam:



Module 6- The Social Revolution and Its Discontents

Seeds of Change:

The Sixties:

The Social Revolution and Its Discontents:–its-discontents.html