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  1. B

    In 1936 - Unusual for Mother to Leave 2yr Son with divorced husband to pursue career

    In 1936, would it be unusual behavior for a mother who lived in Hawaii to leave her 2-year-old son with her now divorced husband who lived in NY for 10 years or more? In this context, the mother was an artist. She took her son (according to passenger logs) to NY, but there's no record of her...
  2. lodestar

    Did the UK & USA pursue an essentially ‘Italy & Vichy France First' policy from 1940?

    Did the UK & USA pursue an essentially ‘Italy & Vichy France First' policy from 1940? To what extent did the Western Allies pursue an essentially ‘Italy & Vichy France First’ policy from mid 1940-43? Firstly many thanks for the well considered and intelligent responses to my first...
  3. Aham Brahmasmi

    Should India pursue to form an Indian Union like the European Union?

    By Indian Union, Iam also including neighboring countries (who wants to join new Union based on Dharmic Faith like Nepal or Srilanka) If yes, what is the ideal way to proceed? Common Currency, open trade, open borders(passport based and Regulated), Nearly similar policies and Single Army etc...
  4. Futurist

    Why exactly didn't Russia pursue large-scale industrialization earlier?

    Based on the data here, it appears that Russia's total industrial potential increased by almost 5 times between 1860 and 1913: http://www.beaconschool.org/~bfaithfu/greatdivergencecharts.pdf However, the data above also shows that Germany's total industrial potential increased by 12.5 times...
  5. C

    What if Germany didn't pursue an atomic program during WW2?

    What if when the war started for whatever reason Hitler decided against pursuing the creation of an atomic bomb and instead ordered the personnel, money, time, and resources that would have gone to the various nuclear development programs elsewhere? If they put these resources into their...
  6. S

    Why are we solely taught to pursue comfort and pleasure?

    Why is it, that in modern society it is accepted and encouraged to pursue comfort and pleasure your entire life? How come we aren't taught to pursue purpose, instead? There isn't a single parent out there that teaches their children that they should strive to become useful, over becoming...
  7. The merchant of Venice

    How much did you pursue history on an academic level?

    What is your involvment in history on a career/cademic/professional point? Total amateur - if you studies in history were limited to what was compulsory in your country's school system Amateur - if you did some additional history studies but didn't properly pursued it Partial professional -...
  8. C

    What truths would a wise person pursue?

    What truths would a wise person pursue? The book Beyond Alienation by Ernest Becker attempts to clarify the nature of the human problem and to provide a solution for this problem. If humanity is to resolve this problem it must find a way to instruct itself wisely in the matter of social...