Unit 3B:

Sectionalism and the Civil War

Themes: Change, Equality, Government
10 days

As the nation expanded from sea to shining sea and exerted itself further on the global stage, growing sectional tensions—especially over slavery, the balance between states rights and federal power, and economic governance—resulted in political and constitutional crises. These ultimately culminated in the United States Civil War.

Unit Outline

22 Components


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Unit Introduction and Vocabulary See 4 itemsHide 4 items

Growing Sectionalism See 10 itemsHide 10 items

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