Assignment: Imperialism Essay In the late 19th century the West was settled. Americans had always had a new frontier, a new place to look toward and it seemed that era was ending. Foreign lands were attractive as a new area to expand to. Many Americans recognized that we were becoming a world power and wanted us to pursue a European-style empire. Read the information in this lesson to get a grasp of Imperialism and the arguments for and against it and then complete the assignment. Dropbox IconAfter reading all of the information in this lesson: Write an essay (1 page, 12 font, 1 inch margins) that: Clearly defines Imperialism Gives the arguments for imperialism Tells why the anti-imperialist opposed it Uses specific examples in the essay Submit your completed essay when finished.