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  • Imitate Jesus, Socrates and Franklin

    Imitate Jesus, Socrates and Franklin

    History 205 November 22, 2010 Essay Assignment: Imitate Jesus, Socrates...And Franklin Around 1730, while in his late 20s, American publisher and future statesman Benjamin Franklin came up with a "bold and arduous project of arriving at moral perfection" (Franklin p.148). Franklin's project involved listing thirteen virtues that he felt were

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    Essay Length: 1,798 Words / 8 Pages
    Submitted: July 20, 2011
  • Immigration

    Immigration

    3225 Stratford Lane SW Cedar Rapids, Iowa 52404 March 30, 2011 Ms. Alice Waterland, Manager 5232 21st Street SW Cedar Rapids, Iowa 52404 Dear Ms. Waterland: I am interested in applying for a part time job in your business, advertised on your help wanted ad. Let me match my skills

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    Essay Length: 348 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: October 2, 2011
  • Impact of the Black Panthers on the Civil Rights Movement

    Impact of the Black Panthers on the Civil Rights Movement

    The Civil Rights Movement has been a struggle and fight for equality, freedom and justice in the eyes of African Americans over the past couple of decades. From the earliest years of European settlement on the North American continent, African Americas have been enslaved, mistreated and oppressed by their White

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    Essay Length: 898 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: March 23, 2013
  • Impact of Wwii on the American Workforce & Economy

    Impact of Wwii on the American Workforce & Economy

    Impact of WWII on the American Workforce & Economy HIS204 American History Since 1865 May 30, 2011 The Impact of WWII on the American Workforce & Economy As the United States entered into World War II after the tragic and unexpected attack on Pearl Harbor and the continued drafting of

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    Essay Length: 3,710 Words / 15 Pages
    Submitted: January 21, 2012
  • Imperial War and Crisis - British Empire

    During the latter part of the 17th century and early 18th century the British Empire was fighting on several fronts between the French and the Spanish. Not only were these wars important to England to control the colonies of North America, but they also affected the indigenous people of North

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    Essay Length: 1,196 Words / 5 Pages
    Submitted: May 3, 2011
  • Imperialism

    Imperialism

    Imperialism Between 1890 and 1917, the United States took possession of Hawaii, the Philippines, Puerto Rico, Guam, and Samoa. It established protection over Cuba, Panama, and the Dominican Republic, and had armed interventions in many of these countries. As well as in China, Mexico, Haiti, and Nicaragua. No one knows

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    Essay Length: 393 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: March 16, 2011
  • Imperialism

    Imperialism

    "Imperialism is a result of the alliance between the various interest groups and ideas such as altruism, national honor, surplus population, economic nationalism, and self protection. Empire building is not done by a nation as a whole but by individuals and groups" (Moon, 1972). As a result of this definition

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    Essay Length: 1,123 Words / 5 Pages
    Submitted: July 13, 2011
  • Imperialism 1880

    Imperialism 1880

    Kyle Helmstetter During the late 1800s Imperialism had its positive and negative effects on the political, economic, and social lives of the people in the countries such as Northern Africa, the Americas, and Europe. Europe especially gained an immense amount of power and wealth from Imperialism. Europe's Dominance, and Eagerness

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    Essay Length: 597 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: August 22, 2012
  • Imperislism Dbq

    Imperislism Dbq

    Imperialism DBQ The rise of industrialization and nationalism pushed European and American nations to explore the uncharted regions of Africa, East, Asia, and Southeast Asia in mid-1800s. The result was a significant change in the social, political, and economic structures not only of the colonized nations, but also those of

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    Essay Length: 499 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: March 21, 2011
  • Implementing Federalism in America: A Project Management Approach

    Implementing Federalism in America: A Project Management Approach

    Implementing Federalism in America: A Project Management Approach The history of how Federalism came to be in America and how it evolved to where it is today is a phenomenal success story. Much could be said about the raw talent and unique leadership qualities of certain individuals responsible for their

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    Essay Length: 1,319 Words / 6 Pages
    Submitted: March 9, 2013
  • Importance of Formation in Army

    Importance of Formation in Army

    In the military accountability is very important. Your NCOs need to keep accountability at all times, the need to know where you are going to be so they find you in case you have formations, or something else important comes up. If you are not accounted for and your NCO

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    Essay Length: 399 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: January 23, 2012
  • In What Ways Did Ideas and Values Held by Puritans Influence the Political, Economic, and Social Development of the New England Colonies from 1630 Through the 1660s?

    In What Ways Did Ideas and Values Held by Puritans Influence the Political, Economic, and Social Development of the New England Colonies from 1630 Through the 1660s?

    As Puritans being members of the Church of England they greatly influenced the political, social, and economic development of the New England colonies from 1630 to 1660 by organizing their community as a theocracy. When New England organized their colonies as theocracies they became ruled by religion and God. New

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    Essay Length: 389 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: March 27, 2017
  • Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl

    Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl

    Harriet Jacobs give an account of her life as a slave and how he eventually gained her freedom in Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl. Jacobs had many experiences that were not only typical of an average slave but also experiences that were unique. Based on her account,

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    Essay Length: 576 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: December 5, 2013
  • Indentured Servant

    Indentured Servant

    9/13/11 Reading and Writing has always been an enjoyment for me and an obstacle. Starting from elementary school where my first encounters with literacy were pretty good. My Kindergarten teacher made reading and writing and learning fun she would always have a song and her guitar for everything we learned

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    Essay Length: 887 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: January 8, 2012
  • Indian Removal

    Indian Removal

    Indian Removal The evolving U.S. policy of Indian Removal shaped Arkansas geographically, economically, and ethnically. Federal removal treaties with the Choctaw in 1825 and the Arkansas Cherokee in 1828 established the state's western boundary. Throughout the territorial period (1819-1836), Arkansas politicians were obsessed with removing Indians from the land within

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    Essay Length: 3,463 Words / 14 Pages
    Submitted: March 9, 2012
  • Indian Removal Act of 1830

    Indian Removal Act of 1830

    On May 26, 1830, the Indian Removal Act of 1830 was passed by the Twenty-First Congress of the United states of America. After four months of strong debate, Andrew Jackson signed the bill into law. Land greed was a big reason for the federal government's position on Indian removal. This

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    Essay Length: 817 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: July 8, 2011
  • Indians and the United States Government

    Indians and the United States Government

    Indians and the United States Government The United States government has been attempting to improve the conditions in which the Native Americans are treated and how to improve their lands. There are so many Native Americans who live in poverty and nothing up to this point has been done to

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    Essay Length: 545 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: June 26, 2011
  • Industrial Revolution

    Industrial Revolution

    AP European DBQ Essay The Industrial Revolution was a change from socially to economically. The Industrial Revolution started in England in 1750. It had many positive and negative effects in the enviroment they live, to where their health, and even the need in materials. Children began to work in mills,

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    Essay Length: 402 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: March 3, 2013
  • Industrial Revolution

    Industrial Revolution

    Jennifer Leach HIST 1302-061 February 21, 2017 The years between 1877 and 1970 were some of the most dynamic in American history and brought us what is known as the American Industrial Revolution. This revolution gave birth to modern America and the effects that were initiated during this time still

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    Essay Length: 1,841 Words / 8 Pages
    Submitted: September 11, 2017
  • Industrialization

    Industrialization

    Japanese and European industrialization was similar in many ways and different in others during the period of the 1750’s through 1930’s. Most countries in these period started to have industrial revolutions where they started to use machines such as the cotton gin and the spinning jenny which improved the lives

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    Essay Length: 660 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: March 23, 2017
  • Influences of Brtain's Policy of Saluatry Neglect on the Development of American Society

    Influences of Brtain's Policy of Saluatry Neglect on the Development of American Society

    The Colonies began to disregard British rule as early as they existed. From the beginning of Jamestown colonies began disobeying British rule at an increasing rate. Britain's failure to control the colonies led to an American society diverse from Britain. Before 1750, Britain's policy of salutary neglect influenced the development

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    Essay Length: 623 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: August 25, 2011
  • Innovation Within the Colonial Enviornment

    Innovation Within the Colonial Enviornment

    In the times following the Civil War, the American economy took off behind the continuing development of its industrial sector. In particular, Iron and Steel made up the majority of the country's exports as America became less agricultural and more industrial. Following the civil war, the North didn't need to

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    Essay Length: 729 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: April 30, 2012
  • Intermediate Marketing

    Intermediate Marketing

    MKT 3140: Intermediate Marketing Fall 2011 Assignment 1 20% of total course grade Due date: 29th September 2011, 5pm Minimum 2500 words Use APA reference style Discuss the difference between needs, wants and demands and the various factors that influence human consumption. Give examples of your need and want. Do

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    Essay Length: 280 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: October 13, 2011
  • International Organization Behavior

    International Organization Behavior

    International Organization Behavior Korea is going to be the seventh developed country in the world, and a research from Japan points to the GDP of Korea will reach US. 65,000 in 2050. In addition, it's no doubt that Korea has been developing very well, and doing business with Korean is

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    Essay Length: 1,490 Words / 6 Pages
    Submitted: June 7, 2012
  • Interpreting "phenomenal Woman" by Maya Angelou

    Interpreting "phenomenal Woman" by Maya Angelou

    Inspirational People People have been motivated by the inspirational life lessons taught by writers over the years. These people have gone through injusticeness and survived through them by having faith in a better future. Their situations have inspired people in a time when it was looked down upon to be

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    Essay Length: 1,660 Words / 7 Pages
    Submitted: April 28, 2012
  • Introduction to American History - Frederick Douglass

    Introduction to American History - Frederick Douglass

    Introduction to American History Essay 2: Frederick Douglass Frederick Augustus Washington Bailey was born a slave. He was given no choice. There was no arguing, no rebellion from his mother to give him freedom. He had no control of his future. The only option he had he was born with.

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    Essay Length: 1,497 Words / 6 Pages
    Submitted: June 24, 2011
  • Invasion of the Body Snatchers

    Invasion of the Body Snatchers

    The movie "invasion of the body snatchers" shows similarities to communism. In the movie DR. Kaufman, the police officers, phone operator/press, and jack were taken over because people trusted them and they all work for some sort of government that is also why they tried so hard to get dr.

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    Essay Length: 436 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: March 1, 2013
  • Invention of Cars

    Invention of Cars

    German engineer Karl Benz, the inventor of numerous car-related technologies, is generally regarded as the inventor of the modern automobile, and received a German patent in 1886. The American George B. Selden filed for a patent on May 8, 1879. His application included not only the engine but its use

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    Essay Length: 326 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: March 15, 2011
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    Essay Length: 450 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: September 29, 2011
  • Irish Americans

    Irish Americans

    Irish Americans immigrated to the United States in large numbers back in the 1800's due to British rule in Ireland and the Irish potato famine that struck Ireland very hard that killed thousands due to starvation. They packed boats by the hundreds to get to the United States were they

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    Essay Length: 742 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: May 21, 2012
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