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Comparison and Contrast of Russian and Irish Revolutionary Terrorism

Posted March 29th, 2018 at 01:34 PM by Futurist

Comparison and Contrast of Russian and Irish Revolutionary Terrorism


While Russian and Irish revolutionary terrorists had somewhat similar origins, relatively similar goals, and similar methods, only the latter ended up achieving their desired goal. While their ability to effectively portray their cause in the foreign press initially caused Russian revolutionary terrorists to appear more popular than Irish revolutionary terrorists, in the long-run, Irish revolutionary terrorists...
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Indigenous Responses to Imperialism

Posted March 29th, 2018 at 01:30 PM by Futurist

Indigenous Responses to Imperialism


Imperialism and colonialism represent two powerful processes that simultaneously brought the world together and apart. In the 18th, 19th, and early 20th centuries, the territorial expansion of nation-states in the world produced a range of indigenous responses to foreign rule—its justification, its methods, and its consequences. In this essay, I will discuss the responses of Abd al-Rahman al-Jabarti, Mahatma Gandhi, Bahadur Shah, and Jomo Kenyatta...
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Medieval Towns Midterm

Posted March 29th, 2018 at 01:24 PM by Futurist

Medieval Towns Midterm


In this essay, I will explain how the development or functioning of the medieval town of Ipswich reflects the development of the commercial revolution and rise of towns more generally. Specifically, I will use the document “Oaths of officers and burgesses” and a couple of other additional documents to help make my case here.

The oaths of the various public officials in Medieval Ipswich demonstrate these public officials' jobs as well as the...
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The Causes, Motivations, and Consequences of “Manifest Destiny

Posted March 29th, 2018 at 01:18 PM by Futurist

The Causes, Motivations, and Consequences of “Manifest Destiny”


Ever since 1803, when the United States purchased the Louisiana Territory from France, many Americans, including American politicians, began supporting a policy of expansionism. For instance, in 1786, then-future U.S. President “Thomas Jefferson wrote that the United States “must be viewed as the nest from which all America, north and South, is to be peopled” (Horsman 86). Thomas Jefferson expressed similar views in...
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Medieval Towns Final Essay

Posted March 29th, 2018 at 01:08 PM by Futurist
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Medieval Towns Final Essay

In this essay, I will discuss the life and goals of Medieval Christian English mystic Margery Kempe. In addition to this, I will discuss the strategies that Margery Kempe used to achieve these goals of hers as well as how her life and goals intersected with social, political, and economic realities of Medieval town life.

As a result of giving birth to her first child, Margery Kempe developed postnatal post-traumatic stress disorder that...
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