HIST112ShortPaper.docx - Writing Assignment 1 History 112...

Info icon This preview shows pages 1–3. Sign up to view the full content.

Writing Assignment 1 History 112: World Civilization Since 1650 American Public University System
Image of page 1

Info icon This preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

Quote from Martin Luther King Jr. Studying and learning from history, the history of our country and the history of humanity as a whole, provides incredible insight into how humans have developed and grown into an advanced global civilization. Great quotes can take the thoughts from the people who have shaped our culture over the course of history during some of the most important and influential times. The words of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. in his book of sermons Strength to Love (1963) “we are not the makers of history, we are made by history”, provides an opportunity to think about how humanity has evolved over time, and how the actions of past cultures have directly influenced the society of today. The ideas and interests of those that came before have shaped the inventions and philosophies of their time; as time passed those ideas and inventions have evolved and become more complex, continuing to progress to today. Just one example of how we are
Image of page 2
Image of page 3
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

{[ snackBarMessage ]}

What students are saying

  • Left Quote Icon

    As a current student on this bumpy collegiate pathway, I stumbled upon Course Hero, where I can find study resources for nearly all my courses, get online help from tutors 24/7, and even share my old projects, papers, and lecture notes with other students.

    Student Picture

    Kiran Temple University Fox School of Business ‘17, Course Hero Intern

  • Left Quote Icon

    I cannot even describe how much Course Hero helped me this summer. It’s truly become something I can always rely on and help me. In the end, I was not only able to survive summer classes, but I was able to thrive thanks to Course Hero.

    Student Picture

    Dana University of Pennsylvania ‘17, Course Hero Intern

  • Left Quote Icon

    The ability to access any university’s resources through Course Hero proved invaluable in my case. I was behind on Tulane coursework and actually used UCLA’s materials to help me move forward and get everything together on time.

    Student Picture

    Jill Tulane University ‘16, Course Hero Intern