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    The argument that links both these primary sources, a pamphlet about women by Alexandra Kollontai from 1909, and "Dogmatism And 'Freedom of Criticism'" by Lenin, is that freedom of choice results...

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    George Bergeron is a very intelligent man. But in the dystopian world in which Harrison Bergeron is set, that's considered dangerous. To drag him down to the general level of mediocrity, he's...

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    When Franklin D. Roosevelt was elected as thirty-second president of the United States of America in November 1932, he faced the challenge of loosening the grips of the Great Depression on the...

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    Rousseau's arguments about equality are framed within his understanding of the Social Contract, the title of one of his best-known works and an idea of society organized around the concept of the...

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    Bossuet was a bishop in the Catholic Church, and his arguments for royal authority were fundamentally based on his interpretation of the Bible. He wrote that "God...establishes kings." He pointed...

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    According to the journal kept by William Clark, the expedition encountered its first prairie dog on September 7, 1804. They commenced trying to catch the animals, and in the process killed one and...

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    Industrialization in India helped India become a modern country. For many years, the British had control over the production of products in India. Great Britain was more interested in policies that...

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    There's a lot to unpack in that writing prompt. I'm going to zero in on the example given: comparing the NAACP and the CBC. The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)...

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    Luther railed bitterly against what he saw as the opulence, immorality, and rampant corruption of the Catholic Church. He genuinely believed the Pope to be the Anti-Christ, distorting the original...

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    It's hard to say if Darwin's method of evolutionary change is the correct method. It is currently the most popular and accepted method, but it might not always be. As scientists discover more...

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    The artisans of Ancient Mesopotamia left us valuable clues about what their culture was like in the form of artifacts, or objects, they left behind. In Ancient Mesopotamia, artisans were usually...

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    The Boxer Rebellion was started by a clandestine nationalist organization called the society of the Righteous and Harmonious Fists in 1900. They initially led an uprising in Northern China against...

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    Like in Mesopotamia, between the Tigris and Euphrates, and the Nile Valley, civilization in China developed around rivers. Ancient China grew up in the Yellow River Valley, which lay between the...

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    Rain is an important symbol in The Great Gatsby, especially with regards to Jay and Daisy's relationship. At the time of their illicit rendezvous, it's pouring. The inclement weather aptly...

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    When the colonists declared their independence from Great Britain, they believed that the government’s role was to protect the rights that the people had. They believed that the people had rights...

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    George Washington took a foreign policy stance that frequently took a neutral response whenever possible; he held the belief that the United States was far too young a country to get involved in...

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    African Americans faced discrimination in the military. Prior to 1940, 30,000 African Americans had tried to enlist in the United States Army. However, they were not allowed to enlist. In the...

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    African American physicians and nurses raised and sent financial aid to assist in war efforts being supported by the United States. For instance, African American physicians and nurses provided...

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    Usain Bolt is one of the greatest sprinters, if not the greatest sprinter, of all time. He is from Jamaica and has excelled in track and field running events in the Olympics and in worldwide...

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    In a practical sense, Native Americans influenced the European diet in profound ways. Native Americans cultivated foods that were unknown to the Europeans before first contact. Important foods...

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    Theodore “Teddy” Roosevelt was the 26th president of the United States, serving from 1901 to 1909. At 42, he was the youngest president yet when he took over following the assassination of...

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    As an adult, Angelou recognizes Mrs. Flowers as a mentor. They may not have worked together for long, but it was Mrs. Flowers who introduced Angelou to the power of written language and the spoken...

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    The Revolutionary War affected the people in many ways. The people who supported the British were harassed and tormented. They often found their property targeted for vandalism. Sometimes, they...

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    I am going to assume this question is asking about the prevalence of child labor during the Industrial Revolution in England, the reasons for this and the reaction to it. In the early days of the...

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    India was partitioned on August 15, 1947. The decision was taken to divide the country into two nations, India and Pakistan, in order to resolve religious conflicts that had been ongoing for...

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    The programs of Franklin Delano Roosevelt's New Deal were wide ranging. The broad legacy of these programs was to spur immediate employment while protecting workers, increasing Americans' long-term...

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    Many books could be written on just one of these questions, so this answer does not claim to be comprehensive. The first critical point to be made is on the shift to imperialism. During the middle...

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    The Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor in 1941 provided the catalyst for a huge upsurge of patriotism in the United States. It's no exaggeration to say that the attack generated a sense of national...

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    In No Name in the Street (1972) James Baldwin takes on a number of seminal events that defined the race problem in America. In spite of the progress made in legislative terms with the introduction...

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    The Epic of Gilgamesh is one of the oldest surviving works of literature in the world and deeply influential. It describes the archetypal "hero's journey," a literary pattern seen time and time...

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    Cuba declared war on Germany following the United States’ similar declaration a day earlier. The President of Cuba, General Mario G. Menocal presented his position to the Cuban Congress proposing...

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    Persephone is the daughter of Zeus and the harvest god Demeter. In the classic mythological story, she is following along with her mother Demeter one day and is abducted by Hades, the god of the...

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    The printing press played an important role in spreading ideologies and information that supported exploration. The technology was also used to inform the public on what had been discovered during...

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    The colonization of Africa that kicked off in the late nineteenth century had many motivations. Some nations wanted to gather all the raw materials they could get; others had a desire to spread...

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    Despite initial reservations, George Washington eventually came to endorse the idea of a federal bank and played a leading role in its establishment. As with the Federalists, he recognized that the...

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    Roosevelt's Good Neighbor Policy was successful because it accomplished its short-term goals with respect to military power and national security. By fostering cooperation and goodwill with Latin...

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    In order to answer this question, we really need to first decide from whose perspective we are viewing the Crusades. What might be construed as positive for some (e.g., the capture of Jerusalem by...

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    Edmund Burke believed the French Revolution was doomed to failure because the French would not know how to properly use the liberty they had suddenly achieved for themselves. Unlike other thinkers...

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    A conversation between Maximilien Robespierre, the radical architect of the Reign of Terror during the French Revolution, and Edmund Burke, the father of modern conservative thought and a fervent...

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    The Cold War was a low-grade conflict between the United States and the Soviet Union and their allies that extended from the end of World War II to the early 1990s. It was characterized by an...

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    Arguably there are no "good wars". But World War II is seen in this light because of the clear menace represented by the Nazis and axis powers. Hitler was genuinely bent on world domination and the...

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    Bossuet was a theorist of divine right monarchy. He believed that the only proper form of government was one that was divinely ordained. Given the nature of the relationship between God and man he...

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    William Berkeley's 1663 treatise, A Discourse and View of Virginia had four purposes. First, it sought to encourage Virginia farmers to diversify their economy by increasing the production of what...

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    This is a very good question, as the debate around this issue has been raging among historians for quite some time. In terms of military expansion and conquest, Napoleon was very much a child of...

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    Even before the revolution, the power of the French king had waned in comparison to the absolutism of Louis XIV. The Bourbon monarchy was still powerful, but administrative changes were already...

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    The difficulties that Tim and his family are experiencing due to do the war are difficulties that the entire population is experiencing. Guns are disappearing quickly because they are needed by...

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    The good news is that your instructor gave you many options from which to choose. Now, you have to narrow your choices. First, Google each name on this list. Google always provides a Wikipedia...

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    The gods of ancient Greece were of an entirely different nature to deities in the monotheistic faiths such as Christianity, Judaism and Islam. To a large extent, they were created out of the...

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    There are many different stories the Greeks told about the creation of the cosmos and the early history of mankind. These stories are found in several different works and traditions and, as Paul...

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    There were several reasons why Thomas Jefferson believed it was important for the United States to control the Mississippi River. The Mississippi River was very important to western farmers. They...

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