Native American Culture Essays

1004 Words Nov 4th, 2010 5 Pages
Native American Culture is a culture of respect to their ancestors, and to their gods such as the moon, sun, and animals. Believing in reincarnations, they give sacrifice of animals and dance around fire to be in their gods favor; for when they die they will return in some form of animal or human. Reasons for the expansion of Europe into the west were 1). They were in search of riches ex. Gold, oil, tobacco, land, crops est., they figured if they can find these resources they can trade them and make lots of money. 2) They wanted to conquer other lands with people in it, so that they can control them; meaning using them as slaves. As slaves you can sale them for profit, work them in your house hold to do your chores, and work them in your …show more content…
2) The equality to men- meaning women were started to be treated like men in most circumstances like jobs, political matters and in families. 3) The rights to an education. 4) The change of the surroundings before the change things were tended more for men but after the change things started to tend for women ex. Books, jobs, and schools. Problems the confederacy faced during their form of government were, Debt- America; during post-revolutionary war there was no solution to the war debt which was overwhelming to both the nation and state. The confederacy was not organized, they had no type of police to give the law and follow it, they formed a convention but they did not have a supreme leader to oversee everything so things were not done correctly, problems of non-uniform commercial policies, nonpayment of state quotas, insufficient sources of national revenue, and non-attendance by state delegates. Also there the great compromise of the constitution. One of them was the Great compromise, were small states wanted all states to have the same number of representatives to Congress, and large states wanted representation to be determined by the population of the state. Another compromise was the 3/5ths compromise, were southern states wanted