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    RENAISSANCE 1. '77: To what extent and in what ways may the Renaissance be regarded as a turning point in the Western intellectual and cultural tradition? 2. '81: Compare the ways in which two works of art reproduced below express the artistic, philosophical and...
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  • A Critical & Comparative Review of La Otra Conquista
    A Critical & Comparative Review of La Otra Conquista In history, there are two sides to every story – the side of the “victor” and that of the “loser.” Often times, historical interpretations of past events and eras have an altered or biased view of the world that fails to rightfully acknowledge those...
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  • History
    61 Latin American Revolutions 62 Standard(s) of Learning 62 Sample Resources 64 Session 1: Latin America in 1800 65 Session 2: The Colonial System in Latin America 66 Session 3: The Impact of the American and French Revolutions; Mexican Revolution 67 Session 4: Toussaint L’Ouverture...
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  • An Essay on How Social Science Theories Provide Insight and Understanding Into ‘Indigenous’ Medicine and Health Policy
    influential paradigm on policies regarding those who have been and continue to be marginalised in post colonial societies and the impact of this model on communities. Furthermore it will also seek to compare the mainstream narratives regarding these issues, with the actual steps being taken to implement them...
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  • Comparing and contrasting India and Brazil
    Latin America and in South East Asia. In Brazil, after its redemocratization (1985-1988), the New Constitution introduced 14 participatory devices which led to a few thousand local health and social assistance councils and the emergence of the so called Porto Alegre experience. In Porto Alegre, tens...
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  • Literary Theory
    Purdue and Purdue U, 1995-2012. Web. 20 Oct 2012. Literary Theory and Schools of Criticism Introduction A very basic way of thinking about literary theory is that these ideas act as different lenses critics use to view and talk about art, literature, and even culture. These...
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  • Files
    ← For what reasons, and with what results, were “limited” wars a factor in the second half of the 20th century? ← Compare and contrast the use of naval warfare in two wars each chosen from a different region ← Assess the significance of naval warfare in determining the outcome of one...
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  • Poetry Essay Prompt
    (Theodore Roethke) Prompt: Write an essay in which you describe the speaker's attitude toward his former student, Jane. 1971 Poem: “The Unknown Citizen” (W.H. Auden) Prompt: In a brief essay, identify at least two of the implications implicit in the society reflected in the poem. Support your statements...
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  • The Globalization of World Politics Revision
    Education Baylis, Smith and Owens: The Globalization of World Politics 5e Revision guide Chapter 2: The evolution of international society • ‘International society’ is any association of distinct political communities that accept some common values, rules, and institutions. • It is the central concept...
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  • Imperia
    increasingly marked by a sense of flux and fluidity. While a concern for discussing the waning relevance of the ‘three worlds of development’ has given way to an emphasis on the relations between globalisation and development, more recently there has been a re-focusing on questions of imperialism set in...
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  • Pkk and Kurds
    one sees the formation of countries like Trans-Jordan, Saudi Arabia, Iraq, Kuwait, Syria, Lebanon, Palestine, Lebanon, and other nearby regions. Colonial powers had promised lands to a variety of tribal leaders throughout the region but one- the Kurds. This semester we had the chance to explore questions...
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  • English notes
    in 1741, following George Whitefield's tour of the Thirteen Colonies.[8] Edwards is well known for his many books, The End For Which God Created the World, The Life of David Brainerd, which served to inspire thousands of missionaries throughout the 19th century, and Religious Affections, which many Reformed...
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  • Great Culture
    Culture To Another By Melissa Hale Woodman | | I've lived between cultures all my life. It's a unique challenge to build an identity that straddles two places, but it's also an opportunity for growth. Before I begin, a disclaimer: I was born in the United Kingdom to American parents.  A few years before...
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  • Introduction to Literature
    or culture. * the word literature literally means "things made from letters." Literature is commonly classified as having two major forms: fiction & non-fiction, and two major techniques: poetry and prose. Literature may consist of texts based on factual information, a category that may also include polemical works...
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  • Extended Essay: the Downfall of Federalism in Central America
    order to complete my investigation I analyzed a variety of secondary sources and analyzed the countries present situation, comparing how different society would be if the efforts to modernize the region would have been made. As a result of completing the above procedure I realized that what caused the...
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  • Political Islamthe Revival of Islam in the Middle East: Trends, Dynamics and Implications
    alternative to secular ideologies, creating a compelling socio-political force. Civilizational Theories The foundations of the Islamic state and the tension between political (royalty) and religious leadership (caliphate) was developed by the medieval historian Ibn Khaldun (1333–1406) in his masterpiece...
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  • Apush 6
    under greater pressure, New Englanders responded in a variety of traditional and creative ways. Farm Families: Women's Place  Men played the dominant role in both politics and domestic matters in New England society. Women were subordinate to their husbands and had few rights under law. Daughters typically...
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  • Gamelan Gong Kebyar
    Gamelan is thought to come form a Javenese word gamel, which means ‘ to handle’ (Sumarasam 1995 :319-320). It also refers to a type of hammer particularly appropriate for metal percussion instrument that dominate gamelan ensemble because of the way the instruments are made and played. The instruments...
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  • Tensions in Colonial Society
    safety and a way of life as white settlers and Native Americans come together on the same land. Because European settlers were trying to settle on land already occupied by Indians, many conflicts arose. For many white settlers, as was the case in the Bacon Rebellion, the clash of the two races caused...
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  • Latin American Civilization
    Amerindian Antecedents Amerindian Societies .     New World ethnohistorians become indignant when it is said that “Columbus discovered America.” In actuality, Columbus made contact with civilizations whose traditions were equally old as those of western Europe.  A fortunate combination of circumstances...
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