The question for my paper is Identify five issues or challenges between the Middle Ages and the French Revolution that will shed light on a contemporary problem faced by society today. Thanks again
Although Martin Luther was the originator of the Protestant Reformation, a younger man, John Calvin, had an even more far-reaching influence. Describe and explain John Calvin's success.
What were the tenets of Islam and how were the Muslims suddenly able to build an empire? Assess the importance of the Muslim invasions for the development of Western Europe.
How and why was the history of the eastern half of the Roman Empire so different from the western half? What factors contributed to the growth of a distinctive Western European culture?
Analyze what caused the Popular Rebellion and how the 1215 Magna Carta brought about a "balancing act" that ended the rebellion and promoted an ideal of feudal government. Why is the Magna Carta considered a cornerstone of modern English law?
Compare and contrast in 200 words the Minoan and Mycenean cultures. Discuss the archeological evidence and the clues it provides about these cultures. Discuss both new features and the influences of other cultures.
This posting compares and contrasts the Jewish, Egyptian, and Mesopotamian faiths. What were the main contributions of the Hebrews to the development of a western religious tradition?
Many historians consider the 17th century as a turning point in the evolution of a modern state system in Europe. Europeans at that time were grappling with fundamental issues of political power: 1. Where does power come from? Who should wield political power and how? 2. What should be the relationship be between those tha
I'm looking for a summary of this book and some links to sites that discuss this book (if possible).
Greeks saw the acts of the Gods in everything, even the turnout of the wars. Does this indicate a more primitive society? Are we really greatly different today?
Is it possible to understand past societies and cultures? Why or why not or to what extent is it possible?
I need a internet photo of Callisto that is depicted in either a painting, sculpture, relic, pottery, or even decorations. The piece must be between 1000 BC - 500 BC. I also must know the artist's name, the title, format, the size, the date, and the current location.
THESE ARE JUST EXAMPLE QUESTIONS FROM A PREVIOUS EXAM PAPER 1) Why were the stereotypes of marginal groups so similar? 2) Account for the different treatment of immigrant groups in the early modern period. 3) When, and for what reasons, did the attitudes towards the Jews begin to change? 4) Why were gypsies persecute
What conditions or attitudes explain the fact that women had no political role in Athens and, in fact, had few opportunities to act in any public or independent way?
I am trying to come up with an argument and I am getting a little "tongue tied" on how to say my point. My thoughts; Jesus was a preacher and healer and began his 'movement' after John's execution. Overall Jesus was not special, but he did focus on the poor and weak to spread his message of 'love, worshiping only on God'. An
1) How were the children raised in Sparta? 2) Who was Lyeurgus? and Who was Leonidas? 3) How would you describe "Classical Sparta"?
1) In what ways was Sparta different from Athens? 2) What advatages did sparta offer to it's citizens? 3) How the geograpy of Laconia and the Peloponnesus affected Sparta's expansion? 4) How exactly did the Spartans organize the Hoplites and Phalanxes.
How do you explain the discovery of the new world by Europeans? Was it an accident, good luck, or the result of a more complex set of circumstances?
What caused the Protestant Reformation?