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  • Pan-Slavism Dbq

    Pan-Slavism Dbq

    Michael Rizzo Pan-Slavism In the early nineteenth century, Slavic peoples from multiple empires in eastern and southern Europe began to pursue a movement to protect and organize Slavic culture. In 1848, this movement became more political. It gained a reputation and an attempt was made to unify all Slavic peoples.

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    Submitted: September 29, 2011
  • Pann V Tennesse

    Pann V Tennesse

    PAYNE v. TENNESSEE, 501 U.S. 808 (1991) Facts of the case. Pervis Tyrone Payne, was convicted by a jury on two counts of first-degree murder and one count of assault with intent to commit murder in the first degree. He was sentenced to death for each of the murders, and

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    Essay Length: 560 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: September 6, 2011
  • Paul Cezanne

    Paul Cezanne

    Mid-Term Art-History Part 1-definition 1) Realism: Realism is an artistic movement that started in France in the 1850s, after the 1848 revolution. It is an artistic style that is characterized by the depiction of subjects and landscapes as they appear through the eye. It grew from the idea that "art

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    Essay Length: 2,026 Words / 9 Pages
    Submitted: June 18, 2012
  • Peace Is the Future of Economics

    Peace Is the Future of Economics

    For the sake of clarity let us agree it is normal to want to live; and that being suicidal is not the preferred choice of most Human Beings. If one is suicidal and murderous; as in - terrorist - one doesn't arrive at this choice by chance. There are innumerable

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    Essay Length: 270 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: September 21, 2011
  • Pearl Harbor

    Pearl Harbor

    It was the day that was described as "a day of infamy," a day that will be in the history of the United States for years to come. It was a day that that the United States not only found out that a nation might win a battle, but a

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    Essay Length: 849 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: September 7, 2011
  • Pearl Harbor Case

    Pearl Harbor Case

    In 1941, an outgoing brave little girl named Laya lived in Hawaii. She helped her mother around the house with chores, and helped her siblings with homework. On the day of December 7, 1941, Laya was fast asleep in her big comfy white sleigh bed. When her mother woke her

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    Essay Length: 229 Words / 1 Pages
    Submitted: August 11, 2013
  • Percings and Parents Against

    Percings and Parents Against

    parents and saying no to teens for peircings because what they thing its means. it isnt fair or right they should at least hear us out and let us tell them why and what about it. for example tounge percing use to mean to give oral sex in the 90's

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    Essay Length: 289 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: December 30, 2011
  • Performance Enhancing Drugs

    Performance Enhancing Drugs

    Since the beginning of time, human beings have participated in competition of some sort. Whether it is a game of chance, or an individual or team sport, competition has been a major part of the human experience. In the realm of competition, the participants are always trying to gain some

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    Essay Length: 588 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: March 24, 2013
  • Performing and Visual Arts

    Performing and Visual Arts

    Abstract There are many different forms of visual and performing arts. Visual and performing arts enrich our lives in a variety of ways. From basic drawing to modern technology based creation visual and performing arts entertain us, educate us about the world, but most importantly about ourselves as they let

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    Essay Length: 607 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: August 21, 2012
  • Personal Diary Entry

    Personal Diary Entry

    Entry #1: 17/1/2012 This Week, Mr. Wilensky informed us about a lab that we would be doing shortly in Chemistry class. It involved finding the limiting reactant and calculating how much of it was originally there. Thus, so as to better be able to perform the lab and broaden my

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    Essay Length: 482 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: March 28, 2012
  • Personal Response About Thai Boxing

    Personal Response About Thai Boxing

     The Thai boxing class overall was a very fun experience. We learnt a lot about how to kick and punch but the most challenging was determining a good sense of strength and stamina. The trainers were really professional and pushed us all to reach our limits physically and mentally.

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    Essay Length: 259 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: February 25, 2012
  • Philippine National Flag

    Philippine National Flag

    June 12, 1898, General Emilio Aguinaldo, the first president of the Republic of the Philippines, proclaimed the Independence of the Philippines in the presence of the public at Cavite el Viejo (Kawit) from the colonization of the Spaniards for three hundred and thirty-three years. Marcela Agoncillo made the flag of

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    Essay Length: 710 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: January 2, 2012
  • Philippine Revolution and Society by Amado Guerrero

    Philippine Revolution and Society by Amado Guerrero

    In exchange for the Philippine raw materials, U.S. finished goods were imported free of tariff duties under the Payne-Aldrich Act of 1909. In 1913, quota limitations on Philippine raw materials exported to the United States were completely lifted. The free trade between these two types of commodities perpetuated the colonial

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    Essay Length: 1,705 Words / 7 Pages
    Submitted: October 12, 2011
  • Photography Essay - Fashion and Portraiture

    Photography Essay - Fashion and Portraiture

    Evaluate 2 photographers: Fashion and Portraiture, using examples, reference to historical and cultural reference. «Feminity through the lense». How do we define femininity? Is there a type of women we can mark as feminine and beautiful, or is there a culture, or an age limit? Recently all women have been

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    Essay Length: 884 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: May 16, 2011
  • Piper Alpha

    Piper Alpha

    Abstract The explosion accident that occurred on board the offshore platform Piper Alpha in July 1988, it killed 165 people and cost billions of dollars in property damage. It was caused by a massive fire, which was not the result of an unpredictable accident but caused by accumulation of errors

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    Essay Length: 2,643 Words / 11 Pages
    Submitted: December 5, 2011
  • Pizarro and the Massacre of the Inca Civilization

    Pizarro and the Massacre of the Inca Civilization

    Pizarro and the Massacre of the Inca Civilization Part I: Introduction The Inca Empire was the biggest realm in pre-Columbian America. The regulatory, political and military focal point of the domain was situated in Cusco in advanced Peru. The Inca human progress emerged from the good countries of Peru at

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    Essay Length: 1,242 Words / 5 Pages
    Submitted: March 16, 2018
  • Plato

    Plato

    Vladyslav Dyenyezhka Vladyslav Dyenyezhka Reaction Paper #1 PHIL-100 02/25/14 In the Crito Socrates insists that he must respect and obey the laws of Athens even after he had been sentenced to death. Socrates, in his usual way of doing things, provides arguments that support his choice to obey a legal

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    Essay Length: 1,512 Words / 7 Pages
    Submitted: August 21, 2015
  • Plato and Cicero; Comparison of Views on Government

    Plato and Cicero; Comparison of Views on Government

    Plato and Cicero; Comparison of Views on Government Christopher Columbus was the first man to courageously sale across the ocean and discover what is now North America. He did this in a time where people questioned the contour of the Earth. His voyage achieved great heights for his era because

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    Essay Length: 1,909 Words / 8 Pages
    Submitted: October 1, 2012
  • Playing with Fire

    Playing with Fire

    Playing with fire It's interesting to see how humans learn from the time they are babies. We have a way of learning things that is set for us to never forget the lesson. One example is that when you are a baby you touch something hot such as fire and

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    Essay Length: 1,294 Words / 6 Pages
    Submitted: September 3, 2011
  • Poem

    Poem

    My life is gangsta gang gangsta becaaaause when your 15 there are no boundaries , lifes what you make it , i hope you have the time of your life . theres no one to let you down except your friends . all we want is a sensual seduction. And

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    Essay Length: 414 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: July 31, 2011
  • Poem Case

    Poem Case

    The two poems are very powerful describing how different race went through during that time period. For example, "White Man's Burden" can be classification for imperialism that justified the policy as a noble enterprise. "The Black Man's Burden" was basically about how they had to carry a way of life

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    Essay Length: 431 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: May 22, 2012
  • Political and Social Changes in the Late Eighteenth Century

    Political and Social Changes in the Late Eighteenth Century

    WHO October 8, 2012 Political and Social changes in the Late Eighteenth Century Life in the eighteenth century was ruled by monarchies, peasant society and lack of human rights. The economic condition was adverse, with no technology advancements, lack of freedom and large division of classes. Due to the bad

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    Essay Length: 1,208 Words / 5 Pages
    Submitted: May 28, 2013
  • Political Science

    Political Science

    News media plays a very significant role in helping a democracy to function properly. It helps keep our democracy strong and informed on various different things. Media keeps us informed on things that happen all over the world, whether it's political, social or economy wise. It helps us to see

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    Essay Length: 780 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: October 11, 2011
  • Politics of New Zealand

    Politics of New Zealand

    Politics of New Zealand The politics of New Zealand take place in a framework of a parliamentary representative democratic monarchy. The basic system is closely patterned on that of the Westminster System, although a number of significant modifications have been made. The head of state is Queen Elizabeth II, who

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    Essay Length: 1,143 Words / 5 Pages
    Submitted: September 8, 2012
  • Popular Protest and Politics - Chartism

    Popular Protest and Politics - Chartism

    Popular Protest and Politics - Chartism Chartism is a campaign which came together in 1838 through the growing positive response of the People's Charter (1837). Although originally written by middle class, radical, political thinkers, Chartism became increasingly popular with the working class which is how many riots and protests aroused.

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    Essay Length: 1,523 Words / 7 Pages
    Submitted: December 8, 2013
  • Populist Platform of 1892

    Populist Platform of 1892

    Week 3: 1. Describe the Populist platform of 1892 and the future it envisioned for America. How did the Populists hope to achieve their goals? Populists tired of freight rate charged by railroad companies, excessive interest rates by banks, and the fiscal policies of govt that reduced the supply of

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    Essay Length: 1,011 Words / 5 Pages
    Submitted: March 7, 2011
  • Portuguese: A Rising Language

    Portuguese: A Rising Language

    Portuguese: A Rising Language Language is the connection between people. No matter how far apart, languages have the potential to bring people from all around the world together. Languages have been around from the earliest years of man, and have transformed greatly through semantics and phonology. Languages have also allowed

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    Essay Length: 1,749 Words / 7 Pages
    Submitted: December 7, 2011
  • Pos 110 - Checkpoint: The Impact of The Supreme Court

    Pos 110 - Checkpoint: The Impact of The Supreme Court

    Name Date POS 110 Checkpoint: The Impact of the Supreme Court The case being discussed is the case of Marbury vs. Madison. The impact of this case is truly significant mainly because of its outcome. During the end of John Adams' presidency, he made many federal appointments and one of

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    Essay Length: 319 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: July 20, 2011
  • Positive and Negative Effects of Technology

    Positive and Negative Effects of Technology

    As modernization approaches, ancient people tries to invent a particular tool for their work to be much effortless than before. There the wheel was invented way back 4000 B.C. which revolutionized activities such as transportation, war, and the production of pottery. Later on, simple machines were created during the Medieval

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    Essay Length: 665 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: May 11, 2011
  • Postcolonial Sally Morgan

    Postcolonial Sally Morgan

    Define postcolonialism While "colonialism" can be defined as a political, economic, and social formation involving the conquest and control of foreign territories by various European powers. Postcolonialism can be defined as a term coined to describe the issues which followed colonialism. Everyone knows approximately what the term means, which is

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    Essay Length: 582 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: June 20, 2012
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