Prompt: How did legal opportunities for Africans in Virginia help gain their freedom change between the 17th and 18th centuries? How did slavery relate to ideas of race and racial supremacy? How did the law and the state relate to ideas of racial supremacy?
Instructions: Paper must be 3 pages, double spaced, approximately 750 words. For the citations (sources linked below in uploaded files), use footnotes after use of a material from a source that includes information below for each bullet point for the source.
Your paper should include an introduction, a body, and a conclusion. Also, support your answers with the course’s readings and at least two scholarly journal articles. The article’s purpose is to support your positions, claims, and observations, in addition to your textbook.
ProQuest and EBSCOhost are great sites to find resources. Also, write in a concise and logical, using excellent grammar and style techniques. Additionally, the quality of your writing dictates grading criteria. On the other hand, if you use direct quotes from books or articles, place the words you copied (use parenthesis) and cite in-line.
The quotes should be complete sentences (no more, less) and should be incorporated in your essay to illustrate your ideas. Please, cite your sources in a clickable reference list at the end. Also, do not copy without providing proper attribution (quotation marks and in-line citations). Also, write an essay format, not in bullet form, numbering, or another list format. It would be best if you use your own words. Lastly, proofread your work and run it through Grammarly for thorough confirmation.