Solved: History Lesson 8 Discussion

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Discussion

Read Chapter 15 and the informationincluded in the Mississippi Black Codes. Once all reading is complete, respondto the following item(s):

During Reconstruction, Black Codes wereenacted in several former states in the Confederacy. A Republican controlledCongress would later react to suppress these codes.

  • What ultimately were these codesdesigned to do?
  • Precisely how did the codes aim toaccomplish these objectives?