Since the beginning of civilization in the Americas, there have been great amounts of
struggles with poverty, especially by African-Americans, in the anti-black south. Individuals are
shaped by how
Fannie Lou Hamer and Ella Baker
Women have never been thought of as inspirational or motivational, until the middle of
the 1900s when Ella Baker and Fannie Lou Hamer came into the picture. These women set
This weeks lecture was extremely interesting, because Dr. Gloag describes number of
events that are almost forgottenuntold narrativesbecause the it did not have any benefits for
the powers of that time.
After Dr. Campbells lecture, I thought it was relevant to discuss whether our world has a
chance of a just world. Campbell started off the lecture by stating We do not live in a just
world, but we
In my response to the lecture I would like to simply focus on the area where Dr. Mullen
focused on Myths regarding poverty and the poor. Poverty is something that will be in the
Greening the Ghetto
Greening the Ghetto, by Majora Carter is definitely one of the most inspirational
speeches I have witnessed. It is easy for someone who has never experienced poverty, low-class
To start the lecture the professor asked how many girls are missing? That question made
me really think of how tough it really is for girls. Guys do not get the harassment that girls do, in
Quotes for Week of March 1
The simple procedure causes the modified mice to reject the advances of their male counterparts
and attempt to mate with fellow females.
Why in a mouse, but not a human?
Women, similar to African-Americans, have always been mistreated and discriminated
against. There rights have been challenged and their bodies have been used for personal benefits.
In todays society it is the right to throw somebody in jail and let them rot. Everything
from drugs to murder can get you twenty-plus years inside a penitentiary. While it seems like the
Integration of Basketball Rivals: North Carolina and Duke
North Carolina is known for various reasons including barbeque, NASCAR, Pepsi-cola,
Outer Banks, and the mountains. North Carolina has many rich tradition
Duke-CB Claiborne-Vic Bubas- The community was not initially in favor of integrating
basketball, as Bubas was not going to give CB Claiborne much attention, until the entire student
body was integrated. Duke was a private school that was known for their g
Confucianism, Daoism, and Legalism are the three most important philosophies to the
Chinese people. These philosophies have been the most influential to the Chinese people and are
still taught to this day. All three of the philosophies have some similarit
The Civil War
Immediate Effects of Civil War on United States
America has been involved in some tragic events such as Pearl Harbor attacks and 9/11,
but nothing compares to the American Civil War. The Civil War did not
It was evident that Native American civilizations were secluded from the rest of the
world, including separation from other natives. The different civilizations (Mississippians,
Aztecs, Incans, etc) had minimal awareness of
1) Winthrop wanted to set up a society that was a staple for the rest of the world. He wanted
his group of people to be extremely centralized and depend on one another, rather than
relying on individuality. Puritan faith was extremely intolerant and depen
1) Lewis almost felt bad for the Shoshones, he describes them as not normal. He seems to
be stating that they are different, not in good ways. He somewhat describes them as
subhuman when talking about having multiple names throughout their lives and
1) James Forten talks about how the constitution of Pennsylvania states that all men are
created equal and speaks about how the state abolished slavery, but yet they did not want
the African-Americans to
1) He believes this because if the Bostonians and the colonies did not take control now,
America would forever be treated like this by the British. The British were taxing the
colonies and ba
Document Analysis worksheet
Carefully read the selected document and respond to the following question and directives as
thoroughly as possible. Think deeply about the information that the document contains.
I. Level one: Essential Facts and Concrete Answ
Impact of Discovery and Colonization on the New and Old Worlds
Christopher Columbus receives most of the credit for the discovery of America, but it is
fair to note that the Americas was discovered well before
Why was the Continental Congress unable to act decisively? Because All matters of
consequence (such as taxes) required the approval of all the state governments. And it virtually
had no administrative apparatus to implement policy, even those that enjioye
(9) pages 30 to 35 (Delegation and Politicians)
When does delegation occur? When individuals or groups authorize someone to make and
implement decisions for them.
Decisions are frequently delegated in order to do what? Control transaction cost.
What do pr
Pol. Science 220
1) A) Marguerite Chavez is most likely to appeal to the Populist grouping. I know this
because she is a conservative on social issues and that she is a liberal on economic issues.
1)What do Choices breed? Conflict
2) Through what do people try to manage such conflicts? Through politics
3) What happens when politics succeeds? People of different persuasions agree on a course of
action that satisfies them more than what they would ha
When will unstructured negotiation be unlikely to yield a collective decision all parties can
live with?Why? As participants and preferences multiply and as issues become more complex
and divisive. Because it may simply require too much time and effort.
(13) pages 452 to 460 (Framing and Opinion Leadership)
What is the most important source of instability in a persons expressed opinions?
On what does response to a pollsters question depend? On which considerations come to
mind first and seem
(12) pages 485 to 495 (The Logic of Elections and the Votes Exercise)
What does the delegation of authority raise? It raises the possibility of agency loss.
Why is it difficult to tell whether agents are faithful? Because we cannot see what they do or
Political Science 220
1) Governor Hershberger is attempting to overcome the prisoners dilemma barrier to
collective action. The Governor wants to create an institution, in which both economic
(17) pages 525 to 573 (Political Parties)
What percentage of self-identified partisans voted for their own partys candidate in 2012?
What is the chief reason for the longevity of parties? Is that the institutions created by the