The Assault on American Indian Life and Culture
After watching the lecture on Westward Expansion and reading “The Assault on American Indian Life and Culture” (Links to an external site.) in the text, consider the methods the U.S. government, as well as individual reformers, used to deal with the perceived Indian threat to westward settlement. Which methods do you consider to be successful and which to be unsuccessful? What were their short-term and long-term effects on Native Americans?
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