Presentation on theme: "The Janus Figure Janus was the Roman God of beginnings and ends or the yin and the yang, or the opposites For example a Janus example would be War/Peace."— Presentation transcript:
1 The Janus FigureJanus was the Roman God of beginnings and ends or the yin and the yang, or the oppositesFor example a Janus example would be War/Peace.
2 Practitioner of Slavery Louisiana Purchase ThomasJefferson“All men created equal”Strict ConstructionistBelief of the nation of yeoman farmersAuthor of the Virginia Statute of Religious FreedomPractitioner of SlaveryLouisiana PurchaseEmbargo of 1807 led to the growth of American IndustryDeist
3 Andrew JacksonUsing the article “The Shifting Legacy of Andrew Jackson”, the Student will create a Janus figure of Andrew Jackson. The left side will deal with the past generations view of Andrew Jackson. The right side of the figure will deal with the modern view of Andrew JacksonThen summarize why you think the point of view has changed over time.