Discuss the factors that motivated the U.S. to expand westward.

Discuss the factors that motivated the U.S. to expand westward. Was the United States justified in going to war against Mexico? Why or why not? In your opinion, what are the legacies of the U.S.-Mexico War?

 

Please include 2 situation from each of the work cited from below
Acuña, R.F. (2015). Occupied America: A history of Chicanos, Eighth edition. New York, NY:
Pearson.
Carrasco, D. (2014). Religions of Mesoamerica, Second edition. Long Grove, IL:
Waveland Press, Inc.

Discuss the factors that motivated the U.S. to expand westward. Was the United States justified in going to war against Mexico? Why or why not? In your opinion, what are the legacies of the U.S.-Mexico War?

 

Please include 2 situation from each of the work cited from below
Acuña, R.F. (2015). Occupied America: A history of Chicanos, Eighth edition. New York, NY:
Pearson.
Carrasco, D. (2014). Religions of Mesoamerica, Second edition. Long Grove, IL:
Waveland Press, Inc.