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  • The Most Important Reason Why Tsarist Rule in Russia Ended in 1917 Was the Influence of Rasputin

    The Most Important Reason Why Tsarist Rule in Russia Ended in 1917 Was the Influence of Rasputin

    Rasputin is likely to have undermined the image of the Royal family through his lack of class, uncouth appearance and the rumours he made no effort to deny of his orgies and wild drunken parties. Also, if he did sleep with the Tsarina and her two eldest daughter as was rumoured, then that would make the Tsar look very foolish. Also, one of the reasons the Tsar had been respected up to this point was

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    Submitted: February 15, 2010 By: Mike
  • The Most Influential Person in the 20th Century

    The Most Influential Person in the 20th Century

    Given what we know from history or personal experience, one must acknowledge that an influential person has to be someone with an extraordinary vision, someone that has made an impact on the world. Influence can be defined in a myriad of ways. I define "influence" in terms of direct change in the concrete circumstances of individual lives. It would be hard to identify anyone whose influence has been both more widespread and more beneficial than

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    Submitted: December 17, 2009 By: Bred
  • The Most Wanted Violence Groups in Late Imperial China

    The Most Wanted Violence Groups in Late Imperial China

    Accompany with rapid growth of population and decline of government administration, violence groups became a significant popular culture in late imperial China. Although religious sects, brotherhood associations and banditry were all considered as illegal violence groups, they were very different because of their different political perspectives. A comparison and contrast of religious sects, brotherhood associations and banditry indicates that religious sects, who were considered threatening and be suppressed by the Manchu government, played a main

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    Submitted: April 2, 2010 By: Victor
  • The Movie Vs. the Epic

    The Movie Vs. the Epic

    Was any living person around for the ancient times? No, and no one truly knows what happened, but epics like The Iliad, written by Homer, allows one to visualize what it was like and lead filmmakers to try and create accurate depictions in their movies. Troy, directed by Wolfgang Petersen, is a movie that retells the story of The Iliad or at least it is an attempt to. Although the movie Troy does make a

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    Submitted: February 14, 2010 By: Yan
  • The Moviegoer

    The Moviegoer

    Authors such as Walker Percy often use local color and regional reference in their literary works for two reasons. The first reason is to establish a setting in which the story will take place. All of the activities and conflicts that occur throughout the story are often related to or triggered by an element of their surrounding. Walker Percy often relates to the "burning swamps of Chef Menteur". This phrase is used to paint a

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    Submitted: February 9, 2010 By: Anna
  • The Multilingual Scotland

    The Multilingual Scotland

    The multilingual Scotland A seed from Ireland When trying to understand the change of accents in Scotland, it is inevitable to look into the major language that existed in the ancient time. Its name is Gaelic. Originally, it was the native language firstly spoken in Ireland. At about A.D.400, it spread to several parts of England including Scotland as the immigrants from Ireland settled down. They were referred to “Scotti” by the Roman writers and

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    Submitted: June 18, 2016 By: JeremyX
  • The Muralist Movement in Mexico

    The Muralist Movement in Mexico

    The Muralist Movement in Mexico Mural painting is one of the oldest and most important forms of artistic, political and social expression. Mexican muralists, Diego Rivera, Jose Clemente Orozco, and David Alfaro Siqueiros revived this form of painting in Mexico and led the way for the Muralist Movement in Mexico. Their murals were based on the political and social conditions of the times. During the beginning of the 20th century, Mexico went through a political

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    Submitted: January 5, 2010 By: July
  • The Murder of Cleitus

    The Murder of Cleitus

    Basic Elements The uncontested facts are few. Cleitus is introduced quite differently in various accounts as: Cleitus, Clitus, Kleitos, Cleitus the Black, and Cleitus son of Dropides. In most accounts however, the event is at Samarcand/Maracanda and the cause for the excessive drinking is the feast of the twins Castor and Pollux (Gemini). It is certain Cleitus and Alexander began to throw insults at one another. At some point, a poem is sarcastically recited about

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    Submitted: March 25, 2010 By: Artur
  • The Nation of Growth - the Tide Is a Changing

    The Nation of Growth - the Tide Is a Changing

    Expanding Nation October 18, 2005 THE NATION OF GROWTH The tide is a changing At the beginning of the 1900's the nation faced its biggest changes since the revolutionary war. During the time between the revolution and the war of 1812 the economy of the country was largely tied to international trade, if our international partners stopped buying our goods such as tobacco and timber then the whole domestic economy faltered. Americans remained mostly self-sufficient.

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    Submitted: November 17, 2009 By: Top
  • The National Identity of Australia, 1901-1914

    The National Identity of Australia, 1901-1914

    The National Identity of Australia, 1901-1914. On the first of January, 1901, six squabbling colonies united, and the Commonwealth of Australia was born. In the years to follow, leading up to the tragedy of World War One, Australian nationalism was to reach new heights, as the people sought to develop their own national identity, a sense of belonging to their great Southern land. New railways linked the formerly divided State capitals, the telegraph service could

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    Submitted: June 6, 2010 By: Mike
  • The National Socialist German Workers’ Party

    The National Socialist German Workers’ Party

    The National Socialist German Workers’ Party Research Paper The National Socialist German Workers’ Party (NSDAP), or “Nazi” party, was originated during the World War I/II era and was established as a political party, known at the time as the “German Workers’ Party”, which would be both working-class and nationalist. The party was created as a means to draw Germany’s working-class away from communism and towards nationalism. Its founding was heavily influenced from the belief that

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    Submitted: November 23, 2016 By: drackin
  • The Nature of Mankind

    The Nature of Mankind

    Society is based upon a set of rules created for all men and woman. It represents that all people of all race, religion, and ethnicity should be treated equal. The unfortuante part about society is that not all people do accept the fact that everybody is the same. You wouldn't think that this has been going on for a very long time, but really, it has. It started in the past, it still occurred in

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    Submitted: January 14, 2009 By: Yan
  • The Nature of Mankind

    The Nature of Mankind

    Society is based upon a set of rules created for all men and woman. It represents that all people of all race, religion, and ethnicity should be treated equal. The unfortuante part about society is that not all people do accept the fact that everybody is the same. You wouldn't think that this has been going on for a very long time, but really, it has. It started in the past, it still occurred in

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    Submitted: February 11, 2010 By: Artur
  • The Nature of Peter the Great

    The Nature of Peter the Great

    The Nature of Peter the Great Peter the Great ruled Russia from 7 May (27 April O.S.) 1682 until his death. Peter carried out a policy of "Westernization" and expansion that transformed Muscovite Russia into a major European power. He also created a series of reforms that have more political freedoms and flexibility in the nobility, or lack there of, of his citizens. But why did he do all these things, more greedy ulterior motive,

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    Submitted: December 18, 2009 By: Mike
  • The Nazi Camp System

    The Nazi Camp System

    The Nazi camp system was made to imprison everyone the Nazis did not agree with. But soon changed to forced labor and murder. Camps started with Communists and Socialists but grew quickly when Jews, Gypsies, homosexuals, and resisters of German rule were added. All of these people were imprisoned for mainly being who they are and they cannot changed that. The prisoners of the camps had very strict rules. Prisoners were required to wear color

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    Submitted: November 10, 2016 By: jackson1881
  • The Nazi German State: Restricted to Loyal Aryans only

    The Nazi German State: Restricted to Loyal Aryans only

    History 108 Spring Semester, 2016 John Alpert The Nazi German State: Restricted to Loyal Aryans Only Nazi Germany is one of the most unique history topics of the twentieth century. From the ashes of the Second Reich Adolf Hitler was able to gain power with his Nazi Party, also known as the National Socialist German Workers' Party. His goal was to create a German Empire, and that it was the destiny of the Aryan race

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    Submitted: October 3, 2016 By: johnalpo
  • The Need for a Paradigm Shift in Operations Research

    The Need for a Paradigm Shift in Operations Research

    THE NEED FOR A PARADIGM SHIFT IN OPERATIONS RESEARCH Manish Agarwal ABSTRACT The current paradigm in the field of Production and Operations Management (POM) is of mathematical modeling, with competition from empirically based theories. Empirical studies have been the basis for theory generation in marketing and organizational behavior. However, POM remains relatively poor in theoretical developments, resulting in a trend of devaluation of the field. This paper will discuss how adapting the competing paradigm may

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    Submitted: January 14, 2010 By: Monika
  • The Need for Bureaucracies

    The Need for Bureaucracies

    The Need for Bureaucracies We need bureaucracies in our society today because that is how most of our nation is managed, which is through bureaucratic organizations. The reason why we have bureaucratic agencies is to build the infrastructure of the country. We have over 100 agencies that support our country. Because we have so many organizations to manage this infrastructure I will only touch on three of them. "A bureaucracy is a governmental structure of

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    Submitted: December 22, 2009 By: Fonta
  • The Negro Leagues

    The Negro Leagues

    What would baseball be without such names as Barry Bonds, Frank Thomas, or Bernie Williams? These men are able to play the game in way that wasn't possible in the early and mid twentieth century. They are able to play with different players of different races. That wasn't the case just a mere sixty to sixty-eight years ago. Black men had their own league. A league entitled the Negro League. The league left a great

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    Submitted: November 21, 2009 By: David
  • The New Deal

    The New Deal

    The New Deal During the 1930's, America witnessed a breakdown of the Democratic and free enterprise system as the US fell into the worst depression in history. The economic depression that beset the United States and other countries was unique in its severity and its consequences. At the depth of the depression in 1933, one American worker in every four was out of a job. The great industrial slump continued throughout the 1930's, shaking the

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    Submitted: March 16, 2009 By: Tommy
  • The New Deal

    The New Deal

    The New Deal During the 1930's, America witnessed a breakdown of the Democratic and free enterprise system as the United States fell into the worst depression in history. The economic depression that beset the United States and other countries was unique in its severity and its consequences. At the depth of the depression, in 1933, one American worker in every four was out of a job. The great industrial slump continued throughout the 1930's, shaking

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    Submitted: March 19, 2010 By: Jon
  • The New Deal

    The New Deal

    The New Deal During the 1930's, America witnessed a breakdown of the Democratic and free enterprise system as the US fell into the worst depression in history. The economic depression that beset the United States and other countries was unique in its severity and its consequences. At the depth of the depression in 1933, one American worker in every four was out of a job. The great industrial slump continued throughout the 1930's, shaking the

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    Submitted: June 13, 2010 By: Venidikt
  • The New Deal 1933-2939

    The New Deal 1933-2939

    The New Deal 1933-2939 1933-1939 periods were one of the most critical periods in the American History. Around 1929, Americans faced unremitting economical privation, where complete reformation was required in order to restore its economical health. The Great Depression of America destroyed its confidence and trusts in the government, furthermore, the causes of the Great Depression were merely due to the failure of the economical status of America. President Franklin D. Roosevelt- one of the

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    Submitted: December 5, 2009 By: Wendy
  • The New Deal, the Depression, and President Franklin Delano Roosevelt

    The New Deal, the Depression, and President Franklin Delano Roosevelt

    David M. Kennedy’s essay, “FDR: Advocate for the American People” and Robert Higgs essay, “FDR: opportunistic Architect of Big Government” discuss Franklin Delano Roosevelt and the New Deal policy. Their view points are different. David Kennedy describes FDR as a powerful leader, whereas Robert Higgs purely expresses on his distaste for the president. Kennedy is more convincing because he used hard core evidence and thoroughly explains the New deal and its results. In 1932, the

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    Submitted: November 14, 2009 By: Artur
  • The New Deals

    The New Deals

    One goal of the First and Second New Deal(s), was to reform the banking and financial area of the economy and get rid of bad investing, and change poor trading habits. On March 9th the president decided to make a "Bank Holiday", on this "holiday", all banks were shut down and congress gave the Secretary of treasury the power to examine and reopen banks as he saw fit. The Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, created under

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    Submitted: May 22, 2010 By: Kevin
  • The New England Colonies and Chesapeake Region

    The New England Colonies and Chesapeake Region

    After England's victory over the Spanish Armada, England concentrated on the colonization of the New World. With the emergence of the joint-stock companies, England dreams turned into England realities. Financed by the joint-stock companies, colonies were planted in the New World. Mainly people of English origin settled these colonies. Two distinguishable regions, which housed these immigrants, were New England and the Chesapeake region. Although they both did shelter mostly English settlers, by 1700, they evolved

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    Submitted: March 11, 2010 By: Tommy
  • The New Spirit Response

    The New Spirit Response

    Paper1: New Spirit Response According to Rebecca Edwards, I learned that science is important in the revolution, especial in Gilded Age. Although technological progress could bring some dark sides, such as poisonous clouds in the sky and many people died in flood engineered by the vengeful Yankee, as well as some pioneers were often not the ones who reaped the big rewards, which highlights the how racial prejudices informed, Gilded Age still make contributions to

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    Submitted: July 23, 2017 By: zoe960429
  • The New Women’s Movement

    The New Women’s Movement

    The New Women's Movement emerged in the 1960s with a reconditioned society. Women were moving into the labour force, their education levels were increasing, the birth rate was decreasing and the divorce level and single motherhood were rising, leaving behind new situations and experiences that opened up many unanswered questions and a new consciousness . The Kennedy Administration provided the atmosphere in which feminist roots could flourish. By establishing a Commission on women's affairs, Kennedy

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    Submitted: November 15, 2009 By: Mike
  • The New World

    The New World

    The new world There were key points to the chapter on the new world. The chapter was mainly about the politics created by the testing and use of nuclear weapons. Key points: 1. "Science had become politically interesting and scientist had become interested in politics." 2. The government wanted total control of the further development of nuclear weapons. 3. The May-Johnson bill was created to help aid the government in having majority control over the

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    Submitted: November 15, 2009 By: Mike
  • The New Zealand Maori

    The New Zealand Maori

    The New Zealand Maori are a fascinating and incredibly unique folk group. There are many intangible and tangible objects that make up their culture. The Maori people are strongly influenced by their environment and surroundings. They have traditions and rituals that have been in their culture for many years. They also have artifacts that reflect their culture. The Maori folk group is made up of many components such as the environment, their traditions, and also

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    Submitted: June 3, 2010 By: Janna
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