Essays Tagged: "economic reasons"

The Value of a College Education.

ege, I made a list of pros and cons on this subject and I focused on two main areas: the social and economic benefits. I wanted to finish college for a sense of accomplishment and a confidence booste ... ancial commitment, college had to mean more to me than a "feather in my cap."Both the social and economic benefits are very important. I started with the economic reasons. First, there was the in ...

(2 pages) 271 1 3.0 Sep/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

American Imperialism in the late 1800s.

hat time, imperialism was a trend around the world. America became an imperialist nation because of economic reasons, militery interests,and cultural superiority.Leaders of the economy said that expan ... his was one of the reasons that Hawaii was annexed into the United States. The other reason was for economic reasons.Cultural superiority was when you thought that other cultures, or races, or religio ...

(4 pages) 27063 0 4.2 Sep/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Ethnic Cleansing.

ethnic cleansing typically were of the utilitarian type, in which perpetrators were pursuing land, economic wealth, slaves, or simply settling old scores. Modern ethnic cleansing, however, tends to b ... ic cleansing is complex; rarely can it be traced solely to religious, political, ethnic, racial, or economic reasons. It is often a combination of some or all of these.The key to 20th century secessio ...

(3 pages) 52 0 4.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Current Issues

The major shifts in American foreign policy between Reconstruction and World War I

ncluding it civil war period, from which it bounced back even stronger than before, politically and economically. America first began developing foreign interests because after the American Civil War, ... rapidly growing economy coupled with rapidly shrinking frontiers and markets. In order to keep the economic boom churning, America was forced to look to foreign markets. It was these economic reasons ...

(5 pages) 136 0 3.5 Dec/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Contrast and compare the two marriage proposals made to Elizabeth Bennet in the novel "Pride and Prejudice" by Jane Austin: Mr Collins' proposal to Elizabeth and Darcy's proposal to Elizabeth

cts different types of marriage in her novel. There is mercenary marriage, brought about solely for economic reasons. Such would have been the marriage between Mr Collins and Elizabeth. Mr Collins' pr ... ave been the marriage between Mr Collins and Elizabeth. Mr Collins' proposal was fuelled by his own economic motives, desire to please the aristocratic Lady Catherine and by Mrs Bennet's economic fear ...

(18 pages) 122 2 5.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > "Pride and Prejudice" by Jane Austen

Imperialism

What is Imperialism?Imperialism is the political, economic, and cultural control by one country over another country. The main culprit that comes unde ... that the Europeans colonized many countries and took over was the ill effects of greed.*One, due to economic reasons. They had raw materials, and they needed markets to sell these materials.*Two, due ...

(5 pages) 186 1 2.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > African Studies - History

What led the South to ceded from the Union; Was Slavery an issue? Did it lead to the Civil War?

goods.Now the main reason for the South's secession was the Slavery issue. The South needed it for economic reasons and the North did not want it at all. The South was going to do anything they could ... . The time of reformation swept over the North and West. There were demands for political equality, economic, religious, and social advances. The Northerners goals were free public education, better s ...

(6 pages) 65 0 4.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

The reasons for the South's secession from the Union and the reasons for the Civil War

sion, the Fugitive State Law, and the election of Abraham Lincoln.The south depended on slavery for economic reasons and the loss of them would be devastating to the cash flow they were receiving from ...

(3 pages) 76 0 5.0 Jul/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History > North American Wars

Survival of the Byzantine Empire

ollapse of the west. In 476 A.D., the Western Roman Empire ceased to exist. Political, military and economic reasons can explain the survival of Byzantine.Political. Zeno I ruled the East as the empir ... d advanced technologies, such as the "Greek Fire," components of which still remain a mystery today.Economic. Constantinople was on a peninsula that was located on the crossroads of three continents. ...

(2 pages) 82 1 4.8 Aug/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Radioactive Waste

te. The process radioactive waste goes through is long.PROCESSINGRadioactive waste is processed for economic and safety reasons. Economic reasons include reducing the material or recovering a resource ...

(4 pages) 42 0 4.0 Dec/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

To what extent did economic considerations influence the American decision to go to war in Korea?

ut the US was involved immediately. The aim of this investigation is to find out to what extent did economic reasons influence the USA's decision to go to war in Korea. The main sources will be books ... s and limitations of the two Korean books that relate to Korean War with regarding to the extent of economic reason for the USA involvement in Korean War. The possible political and economic reasons w ...

(8 pages) 43 0 3.9 Mar/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > Asian History

Discussion of Owner's Equity

It is important for a corporation to keep paid-in-capital and earned capital separate for legal and economic reasons. From the legal standpoint, a corporation can declare dividend out of retained earn ... ing in all states, but in many states, dividends cannot be declared out of paid-in-capital. From an economically standpoint, management, stockholders, and others look to retained earnings for the cont ...

(2 pages) 127 1 4.8 Apr/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Accounting

Economic View of Slavery

Slavery was caused by economic factors of the english settlersin the late 17th century. Colonists continually tried to all ... servant, a method of becoming independent after a number ofyears of service. Slavery was caused by economic reasons. Colonistschiefly relied on Indentured Servitude, inorder to facilitate theirneed f ... co was founded by John Rolfe, tobaccobecame the main source of income for most of the colonists. Theeconomic prosperity of the colonies was primarily dependent on theamount of tobacco produced. The gr ...

(2 pages) 56 0 3.0 Jul/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers

U.S. Imperialism.

ialist nation. Imperialism is the domination over an undeveloped country socially, politically, and economically. Imperialism affected many countries; for example, China, Africa, and South America wer ... d South America were all affected by imperialism. Causes of imperialism are for mostly military and economic reasons. Many nations wanted to expand their territory, their army, and develop a more succ ...

(2 pages) 39 0 5.0 Oct/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

How is Australian masculinity portrayed in the film "Tom White"

significant thing; the man's career.Many Australian males are identified as the 'bread winner', the economic provider for the family. Therefore, they recognise and take pride of their masculinity thro ... , hope and masculinity. During Tom's absence, the wife had no choice but to sell their house due to economic reasons. Furthermore, this proves the importance of Tom's status to his family. Tom's leadi ...

(1 pages) 729 0 0.0 May/2006

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

Essay about the causes for revolution in pre-communist Russia

p to the Russian Revolution Russia was fertile ground for revolution. Many hardships and pressures, economic, social, and political had combined to put the people into a state of revolution.There were ... ion. The economy was outdated, and Russia was behind the rest of Europe in terms of modernizing its economic system. Russia was still almost medieval; in terms of organization, with peasants organized ...

(4 pages) 30 0 5.0 May/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Response paper Anthropological Editions Essay #15 "When Brothers Share a Wife"

e taking of more than one wife by a single man - is practiced by consanguine brothers for primarily economic reasons in addition to reasons of tradition. Because of the time requirement of the subsist ... zed", "barbaric" or "disgusting" without stopping and taking the time to think critically about the economic, political and social reasons behind the practice, as well as the ramifications of changing ...

(2 pages) 33 0 4.6 Dec/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Anthropology

"Economic concerns had more to do with the settling of British North America than did religious concerns"- Assess the validity of this statement.

Despite the fact that both religion and economics played a part in the colonization of America, the statement that "economic concerns had mo ... more to do with the settling of British North America than did religious concerns" is valid. These economic concerns, as a cause for the colonization of British North America, outweighed the notable ... olonial life during and up until the very end of the British colonial era in North America.The vast economic concerns that caused British settlement of North America included the opportunity to discov ...

(6 pages) 94 0 0.0 Dec/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Strategic Plan Analysis - Public Schools

99), "organizations do not embark on a quality improvement effort simply to be nice. They do it for economic reasons, and they do it to achieve organizational goals" (p. 9). This paper will evaluate t ...

(5 pages) 511 0 5.0 May/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Of Animals And Wars

o florid ethnic vendettas (Bosnia and Rwanda) and others with etheric clashes of interests based on economic reasons like the invasion of Kuwait by Saddam. Some wars were caused by the leaders' jaunty ... er, Napoleon, Kaiser William and Hitler are only some of the examples. It is usually ideological or economic differences backed by the desire to achieve greatness that push people to wars.In our compl ...

(2 pages) 296 0 0.0 May/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers