Chapter abstracts are short descriptions of events that occur in each chapter. They highlight major plot events and detail the important relationships and characteristics of characters and objects. The Chapter Abstracts can be used to review what the students have read, or to prepare the students for what they will read. Hand the abstracts out in class as a study guide, or use them as a "key" for a class discussion. They are relatively brief, but can serve to be an excellent refresher of the text for either a student or teacher.
Section 1 Abstract
* The "Negro Problem" is explored by the author as an examination of the shallowness of religious faith.
Section 2, Part 1 Abstract
* "My Dungeon Shook" is a letter written to the author's nephew on the One Hundredth Anniversary of the Emancipation Proclamation.
* "My Dungeon Shook" presents a description of how white America leads to the destruction...
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