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Primary Sources - Workshop in American History Common Sense and the American Revolutionhomesitemap
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Workshop 2
Lectures & Activities

List of Transcripts, Activities, and Reflections

This workshop explores the impact of Common Sense in rallying support for American independence.

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Transcripts:

Lecture Transcript One: Thomas Paine and American Independence
Lecture Transcript Two: Summarizing Paine's Argument

Activities:

Activity One: What Is Paine's Argument?
Activity Two: Interpretations of Common Sense

Reflections:

Reflection One: Paine's Argument
Reflection Two: Interpretations of Common Sense

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