According to the newspaper, it was claimed this week that Labour concealed thousands of
jobless youths (aged 18-24) from official unemployment statistics. According to the ONS, the
18-24 claimant count in May 2010 (the time of the election, and
France: From Liberal Empire to the 3rdRepublic
1. Why is 1860 the year of division in Napoleon IIIs rule?
1860 is the year of division because that is the year when Napoleon IIIs rule
was divided between an authoritarian empire an
European Socialist Movements of the Late 19th Century
1. The First International was a group of British and French trade unionists, and it
encompassed a vast array of radical political parties. Violence involved with the Paris
Christianity and the Church Under Siege
1. David Strauss questioned whether the Bible provides any genuine historical evidence
about Jesus. Strauss contended the story of Jesus is a myth that arose from the particular
social and i
Retreat from Rationalism in Politics
1. Rational analysis could discern the problems of society and prepare solutions.
2. Weber saw bureaucratization as the basic feature of modern social life, and he used that
to oppose Marxs con
Elizabeth Blackwell was born on February 3, 1821, near Bristol, England. Elizabeth Blackwell broke into the
field of medicine to become the first woman to graduate from medical school in the United States. She became
a leading public health acti
Mach: published The Science of Mechanics
Poincare: believed that the theories of scientists be regarded as hypothetical constructs of the
human mind rather than as true descriptions of nature.
Vaihinger: concepts of science be considered as if des
AP Euro Study Guide
William Whewell: from Cambridge University; invented the word scientist in the early 1830s.
Auguste Comte: French philosopher; follower of Saint-Simon; developed positivism-a philosophy of human
intellectual development that culminated
The Early War
Pages 845-54 (new)/ 900-907 (old)
How did the Austrians react to the assassination, and why was this a problem?
Serbian nationalist shot and killed Archduke Francis Ferdinand, heir to Austrian throne. The
Serbian press was happy after the
Threatening the Power of the Church
Many of the philosophes and thinkers of the 16th and 17th century helped weaken the
authority of the church. They weakened the churches power by going against their teachings,
questioning the po
U.S. History - 5
September 18, 2012
A New Patriotism
Supporters of Barack Obama believe that a true patriot is one that faces the government
when it goes down the wrong path. Barack Obama believes that fighting for faith regardin
October 31, 2012
The National Flag of India is a tricolor flag of yellow, white and green; with a 24-spoked
wheel centered in the white bad. The lines represent the original 24 states that were pre
October 31, 2012
My family and I immigrated to America in late 1997. My parents came to America
legally and received asylum here. They came here from India, to escape from religious
November 5, 2012
Pages 366-374 #1-4
1. Stability: Resistance to change, deterioration, or displacement
Guerilla: an armed band that uses surprise attacks and sabotage rather than open warfare.
November 28, 2012
U.S. Foreign Policy Review Sheet
1. Isolationism: policy of remaining apart from the affairs or interests of other groups
2. Imperialism: policy of extending a country's power and influence through di
Unit IV Vocabulary
aristocratic resurgence - 18th century reaction of the European nobility to the threat to their
social position and privileges that they felt from the expanding power of the monarchies.
Nobles of the Robe Nobles who had acquired their t
The End of World War I
The collapse of Russia and the Treaty of Brest-Litovsk were the zenith of German success.
Germany controlled Eastern Europe and its resources, especially food, and by 1918 they were free to concentrate their
The Peace Agreement
A. The Peace Conference
- Where was it held?
It was held in Versailles and other Parisian suburbs in the first half of 1919.
-Who represented each country?
Wilson spoke for the U.S., David Lloyd George for Britain, Georges Clemenceau f
Demographic of Greece
The population of Greece is 10,767,827 as the estimate of June 2012. The capital city of Greece
is Athens, which manages to attract huge groups of tourists who visit Acropolis, Parthenon and
the National Museum. The ethnic make-up is
Arshdeep Dhanoa, Keerat Bains, Sabah Khokhar, Saira Azis, Rusil Patel
Fact Sheet on Macedonia
Demographic of Macedonia
The population of Macedonia is 2,082,370 as the estimate of July 2012. The capital city of
Macedonia is Skopje, Where you can v
French Revolution Vocabulary
Estates General - a legislative assembly of the different classes of French subjects.
Bastille - a fortress in Paris.
Parisian Womens March to Versailles Parisian women marched to Versailles demanding
Cahiers de Doleanc
January 17, 2012
Psychoanalysis of Napoleon Bonaparte
Napoleon Bonaparte is a man that is to be admired but pitied at the same time. He has
lived his life almost in desolation, yet at the same time he has managed to make a legac
The Cold War (1945-1991)
What was it?
an ideological conflict between the Soviet Union and its Communist allies (the East) and
the United States and its democratic allies (the West)
called a cold war because the two main combatants never met on any batt