On Love and War
It is evident that the Civil War was affected by such things as politics, the opinion of the
civilians and most of all, slavery. But what about such things as love and heartbreaks? It is
extremely difficult to think about problems that seem so minor compared to the major problem ...
According to a study put on by (1) ABC News just seven years ago, accessed May 1st, 2014, out of 400 veterans and active duty military personnel in the United States of America a huge margin believed in using torture during the war to gather intel. Half of the participants even accepted rape of a prisoner...
(Attracting the reader)Do you think there is a” just war” in the history of world? Do you think it is the only way to solve problem by war? (Providing background) Different people have different opinion. Herbert hover, who is the 31st President of the United States have ever said:” Whether you...
How much impact did youth culture have on society in the years 1955-75?
This particular period of time was very significant in terms of general changes in society given the post war baby boom, abolition of the death penalty, improved reproduction rights for women, peaks in the number of university...
perfumes overland from china, india, and persia, and into Byzantium. Al-Jahiliyya the period from the death of Jesus to the birth of Muhammad in the year 570 CE. Severe disruptions of the arab trading networks, disruptions that often boiled over into violence between tribes and clans.
Book Title: Radio Goes to War: The Cultural Politics of Propaganda during World War II
Author: Gerd Horten
Published: Berkeley and Los Angeles: University of California Press, 2002.
Price: $45.00 (hardcover), $24.95 (softcover)
Pages: Pp. xiv, 218.
When Salon revealed that federal...
The long-term psychological effects of war
Introduction When we examine the language of the military strategy, it is clear that what was intended was to deliberately inflict psychological...
Family Threats During the Cold War Era
February 10, 2012
Cold War Era America
During the years of the Cold War, the American people were living in fear of Communist takeover. Almost every American family believed that the threat of World-Wide control by the...
The debate has raged for years about war and its affect on humanity. Is it necessary for cultural change? Is war something that should be avoided at all cost? These questions are just a couple of the thousands of questions surrounding the topic of war. I believe that war is directly related with death...
Warfare of World War 1
Page 2: Introduction
Page 3: Why did WW1 start?
Page 4: Alliances, The Schlieffen Plan and why it went wrong
Pages 5-9: Trench warfare
Pages 10-11: Weapons
Pages 12-14: Changes in WW1
Page 14-15: Battles on the Sea and in the Sky
Page 16: Russia joining...
play by Arthur Miller, tells predominantly the story of the Kellers. This play takes place after World War II, in the year 1947. It is a criticism of the “American Dream,” which can be defined as a life of personal happiness and material comfort as traditionally sought by those in the U.S. The pursuit of...
The Sorrow of War
Bao Ninh’s The Sorrow of War is a novel that is a personal view of the Vietnam War from the perspective of a Vietnamese soldier. Like the American novel “The things they carried”, this novel brings about the effects of war on people, and especially how it defeats the human capacity...
Job Opportunities for Women during World War II
During World War II there were many job opportunities for women. The war opened new doors during a time of depression. As husbands, fathers, sons, and brothers went to fight in the war the women went to work at factories, offices, and even...
How Did Women Contribute To World War 1
By: Jeff M. Lerio
Mrs. C. Lenz-Fabian
A Canadian woman plays an important role and contributions on the home front during the war years. They supported our country’s war efforts not only in traditional roles, but also in unprecedented...
A Look at the Internal Impact of War on Children and Possible Psychological: View from a Terror Management Perspective
University of New York in Prague
To understand the impact of war, it helps to look at the underpinnings from which war come from. Psychologists have examined...
A Generation in War and Turmoil: The Agony of Vietnam
It has been known that the Vietnam War affected many American soldiers who were involved in the war physically and psychologically. The Vietnam War was one of the most memorable wars in history. Many Americans' lives lost for...
seriously misunderstand post-communist politics and societies without elucidating its national dimension.
Second, nationalist mobilization during this period was not a series of individual nationalist stories. Rather, it was a set of interrelated streams of activity in which action in one context...
Martha Elena Sgambati
I was born in 1976 in a city named San Pedro Sula in Honduras, Central America. I moved to the United States just before my eighteen birthdays; so it’s fair to say that I come from a Latino/Hispanic migrant family.
I am the middle daughter of a singled mother...
States. In April 1861 Confederate soldiers attacked the Union's Fort Sumter in South Carolina. Before anyone knew it, The Civil War had begun.
During the and after the war the South was affected in many ways including politically, geographically, economically, and socially. Most of the battles were...
30 January 2014
Thirty Years' War Essay
The Thirty Years' Year War was a war between the Protestants and the Catholics that lasted from 1618, and after impacting countless numbers of people, ended in 1648. This war had a huge effect on the religious landscape of Europe and the rule of the Holy Roman...
Theme of Family
Mother & Child
There are many definitions of family. I prefer the definition I found at “brainyquote.com”:
Those who descend from one common progenitor; a tribe, clan, or race; kindred; house; as, the human family; the family of Abraham; the father of a family.
Family life in 1938 would have been ordinary for most; some of the older generation would be recovering from the First World War, others would just have been born or starting school and the adults would be doing their day-to-day, unknowing. Then, on the 3rd January 1939, at 11:15am, Neville Chamberlain...
The cold war affected many countries and people. It lasted about 46 years and it had the most casualties. It worried and hurt millions of people world wide. There was so much that happened during the cold war. Throughout the war it seemed that people all around...
The Cold War
May 1, 2012
The Cold War
The Cold War was unlike any other conflict the United States was a part of. This was not a war fought on a battlefield with soldiers and guns, but instead a conflict between countries whose relationship was severely strained. Although...
Not most people know that families in the third world countries suffer from sexual abuse, HIV/AIDS, alcoholism and civil wars. In Uganda, there is a war going on between the Lord's Resistance Army and the Ugandan Government. The Lord’s Resistance Army is rebellious group from Northern Uganda that started...
Lost Children of Bosnia
Imagine a 10-year-old girl falling asleep to gunshots and waking up to the thud of a violent grenade. She risks her life on a daily basis just to fetch food and water, always fearful to go outside. She does not know what is going on and this makes her even more terrified. After...
present at an undergraduate conference on “1950s Family Life.” You decide to submit a paper that will use the film Pleasantville as a case by which to show how films can depict particular values and norms of family life in this ‘golden era’ of the family. Use this essay to write the draft of your paper...
ORDER TO UNDERSTAND change over time in patterns of individual and family development, social historians have made extensive use of three important analytical constructs: the life stages, the family cycle, and the life course. The life stages such as infancy, childhood, adolescence, adulthood, and old...
that were Post World War II Germany. How could one come out, with a sense of starting over after what Germany went through?
One could get through times of uncertainty and chaos with a sort of “safe place.” Usually these places were an actual city or house, the family, or retreating into...
Hope & Redemption after WWII
Prompt: Discuss how William Wyler’s The Best Years of Our Lives is an examination of the confusion and emotional turmoil experienced by American military servicemen and their families during the aftermath of WWII. Explain how the film’s focus on the three veterans- Al...