The American revolution

Answer the following questions based on Chapter 5 (TheAmerican Revolution 1763-1783) I will provide the chapter down below. I. What British Parliamentary act was passedto save/bail out the East India Company? II. How did the American colonists respond? III. What was Parliaments reaction to thecolonists rebellious behavior? And howdid it …

European history

Evaluate the political, religious, cultural, and economic factors which created three new civilizations (the Byzantine Empire, the Arab Caliphs, and the early kingdoms in the West) in the Mediterranean World between c. 400 CE and c. 1000 CE.  Which do you feel was the most successful medieval civilization?  Why?  (Discuss …

China

Does not a search for a new sense of “nation” also apply to China in this period? If the Qing emperor could not provide an effective and unifying sense of nationhood, what would have? Further, had China stumbled so far into “modern” times that a replacement of dynasty would no …

Any topic (writer’s choice)

Strategy: you do not need to re-open Discipline and Punish. Instead, use the Day 1 PPT lecture to establish a historical context for Foucault (thesis and conclusion of your paper) and then use the Day 2 PPT 2 lecture and Google doc excerpts to find a few key quotations to …

Civil War

1) Was the Civil War inevitable and 2) was war the only way to end slavery in the United States? To answer this question fully requires that you discuss the following information: 1) the economic, cultural, and political differences between the North and South.  We’ve been looking at this all …

Assimilation and Indian Boarding Schools

Prompt: Using Chapter Nine, “The Indian Question” in Takaki as well as the three primary source documents below, write a two (minimum) – three page essay reflecting on these questions: What was the ideology behind the Indian Boarding Schools? How was it justified? What does the “Before and After” image …

Eugene Sledge Paper

The second reaction Paper deals with Eugene Sledges, With the Old Breed and will also be 3-5 pages in length. The questions I want you to keep in mind and work on in the paper are: How did Sledges experience in combat change his view of the Japanese soldiers he …

Cidade de Deus (City of God) Film Review

– In this film review, write an essay that includes a synopsis and a critical review of the film, correlating it to the time period it discusses and its historical accuracy. – In addition to the film review, you should correlate your essay discussion with the sources that I will …

Critical thinking

Answer the question below. You must refer to the facts or concepts in the assigned materials, although you are also welcome to add information from other sources. You do not have to use footnotes when you paraphrase or quote from a text,  but be sure to make the source clear …