Discuss 2 central themes addressed by Carpentier in
"Journey Back to the Source."
In Journey back to the Source, two themes that are
used by Carpentier are one of restructuring gothic
dualities such as the connection between lif
Chapter 3 Quiz
1. (2 points) Define Pragmatic. Pragmatic is defined as dealing with things sensibly and
realistically in a way that is based on a practical rather than theoretical considerations.
2. (2 points) Use Pragmatic in a sentence. There is no pr
Hell Is Not Easily Conquered
In the late 1700s King George disregarded the request of the Colonists to reestablish
their rights as Englishmen. The King would order the largest military attack on the Americans,
with thirty thousand British troops and a m
Craig Nelson Chapter 5 Quiz
1. Describe briefly, in at least five sentences, what the Silas Deane Affair is about.
The Silas Deane affair is about a political scandal that reformed American politics and
altered the sequence of American international rel
The Revolution: Declaring Independence
1. What is the Turtle? The Turtle was the worlds first combat submarine invented by the
Americans to attack the British.
2. What is the crucial importance of New York City that both the British and George
Response to the Slave Trade documentary.
There was an uneven knowledge about the Atlantic Slave Trade among you. Some of you knew about the
slave trade and others did not know that much. I have some clarifications important to understand
February 28, 2017
Case study 1 Leadership and Motivation
As the new Supervisor of the Out-Patient Registration Department, and after reviewing the
study conducted on the time spent to register a patient I have
19 April 2017
The Religion of Science
1. What is the official name of the religion of science? The Enlightenment nurtured a
religion referred to as deism, which is the official name of the religion of science.
5 April 2017
The Sovereigns Among Us.
1. Define sovereign. The word sovereign carries two definitions; (n) a supreme leader,
especially a monarch. It also means (a) the possession of ultimate power, selfgoverna
Chapter 2 quiz
1. What is the meaning of begotten? Begotten is when its been created by procreation;
to be fathered.
2. From your reading of Chapter 2, tell me in complete sentence WHO is the Wild Boar
and WHO is the Bitch Wolf? From reading Chapter 2 I
NATION BUILDING IN LATIN AMERICA.
The history of modern Latin America begins after the Second World War when the
economic changes wrought by the war, namely the shift towards manufacturing and
urbanization, produced political and diplomatic changes acro
Latin American Colonialism told by the Vanquished
Latin America was born out of the complex, catastrophic and often bloody encounter
between, Iberians, Africans, and the indigenous peoples of the Americas. Several factors
conditioned the ways Europeans
RE: 3. Discuss 2 examples that illustrate that need for
improvements in post Revolutionary Cuba. Feel free to
discuss Michael Moore's film Sicko also.
Cuba post-revolution faced a lot of changes to Cuba and
to the people. However, with those changes a lot
September 30, 2015
The three Faces of Sans Souci
In The Three Faces of Sans Souci Trouillot discusses how the man and the palace itself were
forgotten or perhaps never even remembered, this would be due to the lac
We had something to say. Whenever we played, people didn't dance, they listened.
Ruben Blades is one of the most influential and successful vocalists, musicians,
composers, and activists, not only in Latin America, but worldwide. He is often
Salsa music is a Pan-Latino formation of cultural declaration born out of American experience.
While its roots are diverse- primarily but not only Cuban and Puerto Rican, it fusions tradition
and changes, benefiting fusion. For many years, Salsa was enclo
Puerto Rico- Its True Roots
Puerto Rico, an island situated in the northeastern Caribbean Sea. A nation that since its
beginning has dealt with the issue of colonialism, racism and confusion. Literature tells us that
Puerto Rico was claimed by Christopher
September 30, 2015
After viewing the Birthright crisis and the testimonials of these Haitians and those
kids and young people who are Dominicans but denied their homeland because of
their parents origin, it is my
December 8, 2015
Colonialisms Cause and Effects
The issue of color, primarily black and white is an issue that has shaken up ones
thoughts since the 1600s when slavery began to now, the twentieth first century.
The human bodys first and second line of defenses act against
potentially infectious and harmful agents like microorganisms.
In nonspecific defenses, there are two ways in which the body puts up
a fight to stop pathogens from entering the body: external b
3 April 2017
During the dawn of the mid 20th century a new gist began to formulate within the mind of
American science fiction writer L. Ron Hubbard that would later give birth to what is known toda