American History II
Growth is inevitable. After winning independence from the imperialistic Britain, a
period of growth, prosperity and expansion began in the newly founded America.
Expansions and acquisitions such
UAHIST - 10 U.S. History Since 1865 Spring 2015
Prof. Jonathan Soffer
This course is an undergraduate survey of U.S. history from 1865 to the present. Throughout this
semester we will examine major social, cultur
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Chapter 16: Southern Reconstruction
Freedpeople wanted the federal government to redistrib
What factor(s) most influenced your decision to apply to Salve Regina University?
In a few sentences, tell us who or what influenced you the most to apply to Assumption College
and why (e.g. Campus Visit, Website, School Counselor).
Please briefly elabora
US History II
Writing Assignment 2: Analyzing a Secondary Source
In your last assignment, you read a primary source, analyzed what it had to say about a particular topic and then
historicized itexplained how what it said fit
W.E.B. Du Bois' book The Souls of Black Folk examines multiple aspects of African
American history from the post Civil War era and on. One of the aspects Du Bois focuses on is
Reconstruction. He examines Reconstruction policy and the various changes it un
The book The Retail Revolution by Nelson Lichtenstein details the rise of Wal-Mart as the
primary American retailer. The rise began in the 1950's within the countryside of America. Lichtenstein
differentiates Wal-Mart from other retailers due to its innov
The North won economic and political dominance over the nation following the Civil War.
Economic dominance stemmed from the utter decimation of the Southern economy following the war.
The vast majority of Southern wealth was derived fro
The Open Door Policy was a policy instituted in China opening the nation to trade by Western
powers. America took a pivotal role in regulating trade into and out of China, insisting that every nation
had a right to have equal access to trade in
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Change at the Division of Economic Analysis
A museum I decided to visit a while back was the National Museum of the American Indian in Washington D.C.
My family lives in parts of the Capital City so while I visiting I thought itd be a great idea, and to just have the
overall knowledge of the Native
November 25, 2014
Nature V. Nurture
A long standing argument in psychological diagnosis is whether a disorder has been instigated
from an individuals nature or through nurture from others. It is this weathered debate
Gentrification, More than Meets the Eye
Gentrification is an up and coming dilemma that is ravishing urban cultured
neighborhoods. It is a good thing with a bad connotation; take away the race element
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Final Essay Examination
Democracy for the Few
United States Power & Politics
February 24, 2015
The book Democracy for the Few is a tell-all critical depiction of the monsters that lie
English Comp 101
Dr. Leah Richards
October 13, 2014
The Wondrous Wedge of Manhattan
Nestled between the clamoring Washington Heights and Harlem, amidst the lush trees of a state
park, 19th century brownstones and hidden Asian merma
A man has killed a family of five. Should he be given the death penalty or life in
jail without parole?
Kill Em, kill em dead. said Chief Justice John G.Roberts and ,although blunt, I
agree with Justice Robe
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Lecture 1 What is History? Review
History is a conversation about the past based on evidence.
In the Western tradition, history is a narrative, subject to the principles that structure stories.
History is fundamentally different from fiction, because it i