Assess the potential for water supply to become a source of conflict In theory, there is no actual global water shortage; human beings as a species only use about 50% of the water available. However, due to there being an uneven global distribution of water supplies and a rising demand for the resource,
What literary hero I would like to meet in real life After reading lots of novels I understood that all literary heroes are particular and worth to be praised for their uniqueness. But as a girl, of course, I would be interested in meeting a real man. I consider that Mr. Darcy from Jane Austins novel Pride
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Assess the value of the source for revealing how the black codes affected the lives of the black Americans
Source B is immensely valuable for revealing how the black codes affected the lives of the black Americans.
The source is a legislative work created by the Mississippi state in order to announce the Mississippi black codes. The black codes were created after Johnson’s reconstruction policy was made public, white southerners were able to get back into government positions and start to limit the movement of the former slaves. These laws limited the lives of the black Americans and denied them of certain rights.
The great value of the source is first shown in the provenance: it is the Mississippi state black codes drafted by Mississippi’s legislative officers.
This indicates the immense value of the source as it is written as a legislative piece of work in Mississippi for the state itself, outlining exactly how the black codes affected the lives of the black Americans. In the section 1, we can see how the black codes restricted the lives of the black Americans in terms of employment, it states that ‘persons who neglect their calling or employment… shall be deemed and considered vagrants’.
Indeed, in the black codes it stated that black employees could not leave the premises and had to work from sunup to sunset and if they did not they would get whipped. This source is valuable in revealing how the black codes affected the lives of the black Americans as it shows us that even after they were given freedom they must, under the black codes, follow the master’s rules and regulations and can only leave i.....[read full text]
In conclusion although this source does only concern the black population in mississippi, this source is extremely valuable into revealing how the black codes affected the lives of black americans as it shows the ambiguity of the matter.
These vagrancy laws in the source were deliberately vague so that at any chance of the tiniest suspicion the sheriff's could accuse the black population. The black codes did in fact affect the lives of black americans due to the fact that the 4 million freed slaves who were seen as unemployed or homeless, which was mostly the case as they were uneducated and without money, would .....