Since America’s independence, vast differences have existed from region to region. Consider how the historical developments of the more urban and commercial North and the more rural and agricultural South led to differences in the culture, political parties, and ethnic and racial perspectives of the two regions.
- How did regional differences affect the development of society in the United States?
- How did regional differences affect the development of political structures in the United States?
- What examples do you see in current times of how these events affected the U.S. development?