Term paper “Research and write an essay on the role the United States Constitution has played in shaping our society since its ratification in 1788 to today.”
To the Following Standard:
Identifies key elements of the constitution when ratified and major amendments since then; designs a research plan to acquire necessary background information; researches and collects such information, and writes an essay on the significant legal issues identified through research.
Step 1 – Chose a theme
To help you focus your paper and limit your discussion to 1000 to 1500 words, find one aspect of the constitution’s impact on our society. Possible themes include:
The Growth of Privacy Rights
Developments in Equal Protection in the Area of Civil Rights
The Rise of Corporate Power and the concentration of Wealth in the Hands of the 1%
Voting Rights for All Men – including minorities, and for Women
The Right to Bear Arms – and the process of selective Incorporation in the Fourteenth Amendment
The Industrial/Military Complex and Its Domination of the World
and anything else which you are passionate about
I would like to choose the Growth of Privacy Rights. 1100 words. Maximum is 5 sources.