What problems did the new nation experience under the Articles of Confederation? Why did these problems develop?
Compare and contrast what is considered "the Rise of Consumer Society" in both the Upper and Middle classes. American sports became big business in the Gilded Age. Describe the rise of professional sports in America, and explain how capitalism was evident within it.
In 1910, the non-agricultural working force was made up of approximately 38 million men and women, many of whom labored in factories. Frustrated by exploitive working conditions and terrible poverty, some Americans started to protest. They were joined by artists, journalists, politicians, and intellectuals who adopted their caus
How have mass transportation, the Internet and the Government had an impact on International Relations?
In the Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin, is he viewed as a self-promoter? If he was, was his attempt successful? What are the key ways Benjamin Franklin presents his autobiography an an illustration for self-improvement?
Abolition was arguably the most important reform of the era. It would become an explosive issue that tore the nation apart. Discuss the objectives of the movement and describe the methods the leaders employed.
1.) What are some of the most significant social consequences of the Industrial Revolution? 2.) What is the relationship between the Industrial Revolution and the development of Capitalism? 3.) How did the rise of Capitalism lead to the development of Communism? 4.) What do you think are the most significant differences be
Slaves filled many roles within the slave system. Compare and contrast the roles played and lives led by the field worker, the house servant, and the artisan. Did any of the three fare better than the others under the slave system? Why or why not?
Primary Source Analysis What is a primary source? It can be defined as anything created by someone involved in an event, about the event. For example, it could be a diary or a picture. The following URLs will take you to places on the web that discuss primary sources: "Identifying Primary, Secondary, and Tertiary Sources." W
Identify the different regions of English colonial America during the 1700s. Describe each region, being sure to include information concerning religion, economics, government, and culture. (APA format)
What were Thurgood Marshall's biggest accomplishments and how did they shape American history?
Some of the important US historical terms are defined here. The additional informations and historical significance of each of those terms are also added.
The important terms which had impacted US history are given below. 1. Progressivism 2. Muckrakers 3. Robert La Follette 4. Margaret Sanger 5. Square Deal 6. Theodore Roosevelt 7. William Howard Taft 8. Federal Reserve Act 9. Pancho Villa 10. Lusitania 11. Zimmermann Note 12. George Creel 13. Fourteen Points 14.
Explain the Asian Migration Hypothesis in detail. According to the theory, how did natives gradually spread over the continent in subsequent migrations?
The Spanish, French, and English all explored America and left a lasting mark on the New World's development. Compare and contrast the colonization methods used by each. Be sure to discuss the goals, characteristics, and lasting effects of each power's methods.
1. Discuss the reform movements of the first half of the nineteenth century. 2. What exactly was the "romantic impulse" and what did it mean for American culture? 3. In what ways was the abolitionist movement similar to the other reform movements discussed in this chapter? How was it different? 4. What were some of the argume
This short paper is at least three double-spaced pages of text (Times New Roman, font size 12) and you must consult a minimum of two academically credible sources. Bibliographies and citations will be in the Chicago Manual of Style format. If you use any of the information from your sources word-for-word, you must cite t
1. To where did the traders and settlers of the westward migrations described in this chapter go? How connected did they remain to the economy of the eastern seaboard and why? 2. What caused the "Era of Good Feelings?"? What were the reasons for its demise? 3. Describe the nation's most important economic needs during the
Explain the delicacy of the issue of slavery for the men at the Constitutional Convention, examine the manner in which they dealt with the matter.
Discuss the physical impact on the colonists with citations to validate.
Discuss the effect of imperialism and/or colonialism on the African continent and the reactions from the indigenous population. Compare the American Revolution and Indian Independence Movement as violent and non-violent revolutions respectively. Did they succeed in their goals?
1. What factors influenced the different patterns of development/ economies of the Northern colonies as compared to the Southern colonies? How did these factors facilitate the introduction/spread of slavery? 2. Why did the communities in different various colonies develop so differently? What, for example, accounts for the pred
European countries apart of the Western Empires fighting alongside Russia had many colonies in Africa and Asia, but after their economies were ruined as a result of the war they could no longer afford to salvage these colonies. What sort of colonies were they?
Dear OTA, Considering the native Americans had no written language, it is hard to determine the many facets of abuse they were subjected to by the early American settlers, and eventually the British. I would most welcome a few key opinions regarding the relationship between the two and how the Indians regarded the "invasion"
Answer the following questions in your paper: To what extent does the Constitution protect the right of privacy? Why did each case need to be heard and interpreted by the Supreme Court? How does the Supreme Court's decision in each case continue to affect the rights of American citizens today?
Analyze the Education of Henry Adams's chapter, "The Dynamo and the Virgin," where he talked about the conflict between a society based in faith and a society based in science. What were some of the general issues between those two forces?
Discuss the effects of discrimination on the basis of race in the United States of America. Are we progressing or returning to days of old history?
Secessionist Arguments for leaving the Union were varied. They were of the opinion that there were frequent intrusions by the Union in the sovereignty of the states and hence, they were free to break away. The Declaration of Independence had created a free union of self governing states and they had every right to opt out of union. They accused northerners of taxing them heavily and the constitution allowed them to secede from the union. The southerners feared that if slavery is abolished their economy will be in ruins. They had charged the northerners of creating an atmosphere of hostility and hate. The southerners believed that the newly elected Republican President and Vice president was chosen to meet the secret agenda of the Northerners. In this situation, there was no other way out but to secede from the union.
The solution contains several arguments of the southern states for leaving the union. They were the following: 1. Frequent intrusion in the sovereignty and reserved right of the states 2. The Revolutionary War had created a loose union of states free to secede whenever they wish 3. The Declaration of Independence had
How Democracy is the "sprightly handmaiden of expansion." What does that mean?
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Could you please help me with an assignment by answering the following question: How did the democratization of the political system affect the practice of politics? What factors limited political participation?