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WOMEN'S RIGHTS. Throughout most of history women generally have had fewer legal rights and career opportunities than men. Wifehood and motherhood were regarded as women's most significant professions. In the 20th century, however, women in most nations won the right to vote and increased their educational and job opportunities. Perhaps most important, they fought for and to a large degree accomplished a reevaluation of traditional views of their role in society. Early Attitudes Toward Women ...

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Spin Doctors of the 5th Century

Nama : Kyaw Thu Win Mata Kuliah : Sejarah Filsafat Yunani NIM :0211210111 Pengajar : Dr. Setyo Wibowo Tugas : Pengganti UTS Tanggal : 10 Oktober 2011 SPIN DOCTORS OF THE 5TH CENTURY In the book Pre-Socratic Philosophy: “A Very Short Introduction” Catherine Osborne mentioned that the first principles of philosophy story, Per Socratics, ended by entering into a new period of philosophy by Socrates and Sophists. Most textbooks on Pre-Socratic...

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Three Century Women

The story “Three Century Woman” is about a woman who has lived in three centuries and is now at her old folks home being interviewed by the TV. I think that the round character in this story Meghan and the flat character is Grandma Breckenridge . In the book, ‘Three Century Woman”, Meghan is considered a round character. I know this because she changes during the story. In the beginning of the story she said “can’t I just stay in the car and do my homework?” (page 10) instead of walking inside...

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Centuries and Primary Crop Uzbekistan

of present-day Uzbekistan for centuries, a national Uzbek political entity was formed for the first time in the 1920s. The region of present-day Uzbekistan was the site of the ancient Persian province of Sogdiana and was conquered by the Macedonian leader Alexander the Great in the 4th century BC and by the Arabs in the 8th century AD. It was incorporated in the Mongol empire of 'Genghis Khan' in the 13th century and the Mongol empire of Tamerlane in the 14th century. The Uzbek khanates of Bukhara...

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The Expansion of Europe and China in the 15th Century

In the 15th century, the western and eastern sail technology was comparable. The mariner's compass, so crucial to navigation out of sight of land, was developed from the Chinese magnetized needle of the 8th century, and it traveled via land route to the Mediterranean where about the 12th century the Europeans or the Arabs developed the true mariner's compass (floating), but China soon received the improved model.27 So both East and West had the mariner's compass in the 15th century. Stern post rudders...

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The 21st Century

society. Changes occur daily; taken into view these changes become extremely noticeable. This century is going to change not just the way that we think, but also what we actually think with - our own individual minds. This paper will express personal beliefs on what will occur in the 21st century, such as, technology, medical sector, and living environments. Technology plays an important role in the 21st century. Modern advancements have made human lives much easier. The hypothesis is that technology...

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13th and 14th Century Motets

definition of the motet can be seen between the 13th and 14th centuries. It is appropriate to begin in the 13th century, when the motet was originated. Originally, the motet was seen as a decoration of chant, for it was based on the sacred Latin texts of the Gregorian chant. In the early motet the tenor, or bottom voice, sang original Gregorian chant. In terms of form, it originated as a troped clausula. This changed in the 14th century when the idea of the motet was more secular, the tenor did...

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19th Century Advancements

19th century which was an era of great changes on evolution. Most importantly the 19th century was a time of development in fields on mathematics, physics, chemistry and biology that lay the ground work for the technological advances of the 20th century. The 19th century also brought the era of industrialization. Which started in Great Britain and later distributed around the world. In this essay I will explain the advancement in science, technology and commercial culture that the 19th century have...

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The Challenges of Globalisation for the 21st Century.

THE CHALLENGES OF GLOBALISATION FOR THE 21ST CENTURY. BY. EMMANUEL ODEH. ABSTRACT The article argues that the challenges facing higher education in the new millennium cannot be understood unless proper account is taken of the phenomenon of globalisation. Two points are emphasised. The first is that globalisation cannot simply be seen as a higher form of internationalisation; it is a much more turbulent phenomenon that not only transcends but ignores national boundaries. The second is that...

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20th Century

Music written since 1900 is called twentieth century music. There have been more types and styles of music written in the twentieth century then ever before. In the twentieth century, the only limit is the composer's imagination. This great variety of musical styles reflected the diversity of life during the early twentieth century. More people were free to choose where to live, how to earn a living, and how to spend their time. The car, airplane, telephone, phonograph, movies, and radio all made...

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