Pick a geographical region, Asia Middle East, Africa or Latin America. Then select a country and do the following.
First, discuss how the nation became independent.
Answer such questions as who was the colonizer? what was colonial rule like? What path t
During the Cold War, the world was just thirty (30) minutes away from total destruction. The new technologies and the Arms Race that both drove and was driven by weapons technology made it possible for the first time in human history for us to make the hu
Respond to ONE of the prompts.
Why were the Europeans unable to take advantage of the numerous bonds that united them to avoid World War I? Was there some flaw in the Western tradition of individualism that drove Europeans to commit collective suicide?
By the 1870's, the Europeans had begun their vast Imperial Project that would eventually control 10 million square miles of territory in Africa and Asia. Each European power believed that their particular culture was not only superior to the peoples viewe
What is it about Charles Darwin's theory of evolution that it has met with such anger and hostility during the 19th Century? Is it still controversial today? Why?
In the time that Darwin's theory of evolution was presented, people were outraged at his ide
In his Book Castaways, Alvar Nunez recounts his adventures after being abandoned on the Florida coast. During his journey, he encountered many different groups of people. Given what you have read so far about the Europeans and their push into what was for
11 January 2013
Hello, all! My name is Daniel, I am 25 and from Ruffin, NC. I am majoring in
International Business, my career choice is uncertain but I am studying to land a position that'll
Which of the abuses of the Catholic Church do you think most contributed to the reform movement that led to the Protestant Reformation?
Of the abuses from the Catholic Church, the one that was perhaps the key pusher to the events that led to the Protestan
You are the leader of an exploration and you have found yourself confronted by a new, alien set of strangers. How would you approach contact with them? What assumptions would you be guided by? Would you establish relations? How would you establish relatio