Essay Intellectuals - Valerie Bodden(10-0014 Professor...

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–2. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Valerie Bodden (10-0014) Professor Torres Dominican History September 17, 2010 Dominican Intellectuals and the Dominican Republic Throughout history and time it has been more than evident that behind every drastic change of events, whether good or bad, several intellectuals, or leaders as I prefer to call them, outshine the rest. In the case of the Dominican Republic, when referring to the process it underwent in defining its national identity, several leaders such as Juan P. Duarte, Pedro Santana, Francisco del Rosario Sanchez, Vicente Duarte and Ramon Matías Mella amongst others were the ones who played very important roles. It is more than evident that without the influence and participation of these key characters, most likely the Dominican Republic would be a whole other entity today. Throughout the end of the Haitian Occupation several intellectuals began forming groups all having the same ultimate goal, to gain national independence, separating from Haiti. All of these groups were formed by intellectuals who had the ability to wind up
Background image of page 1

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

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Image of page 2
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

This note was uploaded on 08/09/2011 for the course HISTORY -- taught by Professor Torres during the Spring '11 term at Universidad Iberoamericana.

Page1 / 2

Essay Intellectuals - Valerie Bodden(10-0014 Professor...

This preview shows document pages 1 - 2. Sign up to view the full document.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Ask a homework question - tutors are online