Free Essays on Is Knowledge Of The Past Useful For Us Today

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    Learning about the past has no value for those of us living in the present. Do you agree  or disagree? Use specific reasons and examples to support your answer.    In contrast, some people may contend that in these days people have a great deal of  technology, so learning about history is not useful for humans’ lives...

  2. Contemporary designers can learn from history, but why is studying design history is useful

    “Contemporary designers can learn from history, but why is studying design history is useful?” Contemporary designers are creators of objects, buildings or surroundings that rely on characteristics such as lines, smooth and sleek surfaces, very little intricate details. There designs are spacious...

  3. Importance of History

    is not that knowledge of history can make us better people or a better society but that it can provide clues to solving the societal problems that we face today.” The issue of most important reason for studying history is complex and controversial. While there is no doubt that knowledge of history...

  4. Sustainability Issue

    Issue As an archaeologist, one will often be asked what the use of studying the past is—surely, it does not matter so much; it’s over and done with. It is true that many people fail to grasp the importance of knowing our past, of knowing how people used to live and survive in a world that was not always...

  5. Issue

    read and write more important today than in the past?” I remember that I took my time, served myself with a cup of iced tea, lit up a cigarette, and began to think about it. I came to the conclusion that in the current world these abilities are more important than in the past simply because we are now living...

  6. The Students Learn Absolutely Nothing

    Computer Looking back on the past 20th century, we human beings have every reason to take pride in all those great achievements. We have conquered many diseases, launched satellites, and invented mobile phones...  However, the advent of computer, together with the internet, is considered the most...

  7. MGT521 Entire Course

    your Brower http://homeworklance.com/downloads/mgt-521-final-exam3030-correct-answers/ Or Visit Our Website Visit : http://homeworklance.com Email Us : [email protected] MGT 521 Final Exam Guide ( 30/30 Correct Answers ) 1) John writes a memo to his employees. Putting his thoughts onto...

  8. AP ENG 6

    Medina 1 Vanessa Medina Mr. Lombardi AP Eng. 3 November 2014 Dumbest Generation “Students today live and learn in a world with vastly more complex technology than that of previous generations.” Many adults believe it’s the technology of today’s times that interferes with a child’s education. Children...

  9. Stop the Lynching

    properly, all slaves would be controlled for the next 300 years. This method was only to last for 300 years, however apart of his ideology still exist today in our actions and every day decisions. It’s meaning has evolved as time progressed, from mentally controlling slaves to physically abusing them. ...

  10. Max Xu

    of each one within the enterprise is. According to Fayol, to achieve all business goals you must follow these basic principles. The article gives us an excellent background of Fayol thoughts, and, because he was considered the father of Administration is necessary to understand what his first findings...

  11. My Paper

    understand events and spectacle that happened in the galaxy. The stars influence humans. So, Astrology is a system that enables us to understand the past, present and the future. From the past to present, there is evidence in human events which involved the astrology which supports the existence of astrology,...

  12. A Goal in Life

    sure of it. I came up with a plan. While continuing donations, I could help the people by providing them education and health care. Once I have more knowledge about medicine, mathematics, science, Urdu, English, and history I could teach them these things myself. This way they will be able to sustain themselves...

  13. Ancient Greece Unit

    Greeks influenced their own and others’ lives today; give reasons why| | |the way of life in ancient Greece and life today are different in some ways; select and combine| ...

  14. why study economic history

    history for a number of reasons, those which I will discuss in my answer include the fact that the study of economic history is fascinating and it tells us who we are, in addition to the fact that history gives perspective, and finally I will give a short account of how history tests theory. To begin...

  15. The Convenience of 21st Century Have Made Life Easier

    The convenience of 21st century have made life easier In the 21st century, we can do everything to facilitate our lives more than the past because there are many facilities to achieve our needs, and it is believed that we can go further more than this. Although we know that it is very hard to equal...

  16. The Advantages and Disadvantages of Television

    I learn many subjects in school. But the one I enjoy learning is History. History helps us know what people did and how they lived ages ago. It also tells us how men had to manage to make their lives better and better. Many learners, however, do not like to read History. They say that there are too...

  17. Conceptual Framework

    the financial performance, financial position, generation and use of cash, and also financial adaptability. As to make the financial report more useful for each group of users, conceptual framework is needed since it has several advantages, not only to the users for making decision, and also to the...

  18. Technology

    Technology can be defined as a body of knowledge used to create tools , develop skills and extract or collect materials. Technology itself is not being generated but a few creative minds who are innovative in nature creates technology or useful knowledge. We could see problem induced as a majority...

  19. Why Study History?

    study history? -To know about our past (archaeology) -to learn from our past mistakes - History helps us understand change -to broaden our knowledge People live in the present and they plan for and worry about the future. History, however, is the study of the past. Given all the demands that press...

  20. Studying Humanities: a Waste of Time?

    may say that studying humanities, namely degrees like Philology or History, is not as useful as studying more pragmatic degrees like Economics or Engineering. Humanities are thought to be good for general knowledge, but unpractical and more often than not leading to poorly paid jobs the hundreds of students...

  21. EssayKnow

    traditional system, it will help our have more knowledge, good information, good news… In the past, people used internet is the search system. It have a lot of good thing in the internet. It help we have friends , forum , search everything we want. We can know more knowledge But everything will be have negative...

  22. Historical Research

    Questions   15.1. Define historical research. Historical research is the type of research that examines past events or combinations of events to arrive at an account of what has happened in the past.   15.2. Why would a person want to conduct historical research? Historical research is conducted...

  23. Technology

    which helps us humans in our daily works. Development of technologies occur when we often use them and finding out their new and fresh features of its uses for us. Its development somehow affects our way of living and interactions to our environment. With the increasing of scientific knowledge, there will...

  24. history

    History is the lie commonly agreed upon. (Voltaire) Who controls the past controls the future: who controls the present controls the past. (George Orwell) History is more or less bunk. (Henry Ford) History: An account, mostly false, of events, mostly unimportant, which are brought about by...

  25. of studies

    in privateness and retiring, for ornament, is in discourse, and for ability, is in the judge. It is an essay written to inform us of the benefits of studying. He tells us that natural abilities are like natural plants that need pruning by study. Studying is applying the mind to learning and understanding...

  26. Alex Lazarev

    also can be used to distort our understanding. Discuss some of the ways in which statistics can be used or misused in different Areas of Knowledge to assist and mislead us, and how we can determine whether to accept the statistical evidence that is presented. By: - Alex'Lazarev...

  27. Illiteracy

    But with all the opportunities we have today, the percent of illiteracy in America should be much less. No one in America should have the inability to read or write. We are provided with such good education nowadays because of some important people in the past like Horace Mann, Noah Webster, and Thomas...

  28. Evolution

    and ongoing technological race that has lead humanity to one of its most prosperous and richest stages of its long existence. Today, technology plays more than ever a major role in our daily life, putting information and other vital services in anybody’s range...

  29. Elderly

    Elderly The Elderly today do not receive the same kind of care and respect as in times past. According to the Oxford Dictionary (2002), elderly is defined as an old person or a person who has aged. Dictionary.com defines elderly as some one nearing old age or a person being past middle age and approaching...

  30. sociology

    paradigms are beneficial in promoting new studies and expand the world of epidemiology. First Article The article written by Susser talks about the past discoveries done through epidemiology studies and through researches. Giving a background to the body of the article, was very helpful to understand...