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Read Ch. 12. Perdue “Indian Removal: Cherokee Women and the Trail of Tears,” in

Read Ch. 12. Perdue “Indian Removal: Cherokee Women and the Trail of Tears,” in Private Lives/Public Moments
2. Read: Stanton, Elizabeth Cady, “The Declaration of Sentiments and Resolutions.” There is a link in the revised schedule for the library article. 3. Use the reading to answer one the following:
a. Cherokee women opposed assimilation to white social and legal systems. Why? Why did whites push for assimilation?
b. What are some of the grievances spelled out by Elizabeth Stanton and some resolutions? How valid do you believe her argument and proposed resolutions were and why?
You do not have to submit a formal essay, but it does need to be at least one well-developed paragraph.
Use specific examples.