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  1. E

    Common practices in the past, resulting from not having a scientific understanding

    Hi, I don't know if this question is in the right category, so I guess you can move it if you want to. I'm doing something on the history and development of science, and I want to give examples of common beliefs, habits or practices from the past that were the result of a the lack of a...
  2. Futurist

    How important was World War II in causing British India to be partitioned in 1947?

    I have previously read that World War II was very important in causing British India to get partitioned in 1947 (due to Britain wanting to reward the Pakistani Muslims for their support of the British war effort during World War II, et cetera); my question here is this: is this information which...
  3. G

    class division resulting from Norman loan words

    An excerpt of David Cowley's "How we'd talk if the English had won in 1066": What difference would keeping a more English, less French/Latin kind of English have made? - Would less educated people have felt such a gap between their own speech and that of the ruling classes right down to...
  4. Belloc

    Cultural Changes in England resulting from the Battle of Hastings

    Page to DreamWeaver ;) Cultural Changes in England resulting from the Battle of Hastings I don't know if I agree with the argument presented that the Battle of Hastings is often protrayed as a simple battle for rulership over England; much of what I've read and heard about the effects of the...
  5. Isoroku295

    Positive resulting war

    As we know, war is bad, and often the bad in war out does the good. but can anyone give an example of a war (actual war.. not just some "war in name only" and including "police action") where the ultimate good as out done the bad in the war? now to say this one thing, no one say "well someone...