Essays Tagged: "european settlement"

The effects on the Native peoples from the introduction of the commertial fur trade into Canada

known as Canada, sounded the death knell for the native peoples culture."During the early years of European settlement of Canada, there was little interaction between the natives and the European set ... trade in the late 17th century. The founding of the fur-trade guaranteed the permanent presence of Europeans in Canada and, as a result, assured the establishment of capitalism in the native way of l ...

(3 pages) 88 0 4.0 Jan/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Anthropology

What wrongs have white administrators done to Aborginal people in the past? Have all wrong been righted?

prived of dignity, his women molested.' (Hardy 1968)The Aborgiines have been unfairly treated since European settlement. Children have been taken from their parents, they have been humiliated. They ha ... inals. The Aboriginals feeling anguished, rejected and feeling in a sence made 'different' from the Europeans.'For Aboriginal participants a catharsis for feelings of sorrow and rage, and it encourage ...

(4 pages) 106 1 4.0 Jul/1996

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights > Black Awareness & Racism

The results of the introduction of the commertial fur trade into Canada

known as Canada, sounded the death knell for the native peoples culture."During the early years of European settlement of Canada, there was little interaction between the natives and the European set ... trade in the late 17th century. The founding of the fur-trade guaranteed the permanent presence of Europeans in Canada and, as a result, assured the establishment of capitalism in the native way of l ...

(3 pages) 39 0 3.0 Jan/1996

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

The results of the introduction of the commertial fur trade into Canada

known as Canada, sounded the death knell for the native peoples culture."During the early years of European settlement of Canada, there was little interaction between the natives and the European set ... trade in the late 17th century. The founding of the fur-trade guaranteed the permanent presence of Europeans in Canada and, as a result, assured the establishment of capitalism in the native way of l ...

(3 pages) 63 0 3.8 Jan/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Alternative

Aborigial spirituality

call it Ungud, while the people in the North East Arnhem Land refer to it as Wongar. At the time of European settlement in Australia it was estimated there were over five hundred Aboriginal language g ... ard the concern of legitimacy. Relating this back to Aboriginal spirituality, through the eyes of a European. Aboriginals could argue their attempts to describe the Dreaming is from an outsider's poin ...

(5 pages) 95 0 3.8 Nov/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Paranormality & Spirituality

Short History of South Australia.

akes, the environment was relatively non-threatening to the continents first people. At the time of European settlement, SA is thought to have been populated by between 10,000 and 15,000 Aboriginal pe ... g routes that followed the paths of Dreamtime ancestors. Aboriginal people in SA suffered most from European settlement. They were stricken by disease and feared and even killed by farmers In 1966 the ...

(3 pages) 60 3 2.5 Jun/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > Australian History

Australian Aboriginal Culture before the arrival of the europeans.

Aboriginals lived in Australia for about 40,000 years before European settlement began in 1788. During that time they developed an amazing culture all based on s ... angYarray = sunIt is estimated there were around 700 different languages spoken in Australia before European settlement. Aboriginal tribes made sure their people knew the languages of the nearby tribe ...

(3 pages) 84 0 3.8 Oct/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > Australian History

Aboriginal injustices and breif history recap

In 1770 Captain Cooks encounter with the aboriginal people was marked with violence but the European colonization of the continent which followed 18 years later can only be described in terms ... ives in accordance with their own spiritual beliefs, laws, values and knowledge of the world. White European settlement brought with it the destruction of whole aboriginal communities and the decimati ...

(2 pages) 40 1 4.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights > Black Awareness & Racism

Slave Resistance

Europeans first came into contact with the Caribbean after Columbus's momentous journeys in 1492. Co ... how their Island was being invaded.The Tainos who were the peaceful tribes did not try to fight the European colonialism instead they try to embraced them by offering them gift such gold, bronze and w ... gift such gold, bronze and whatever of value they own. Where as the Caribs would tried to fight the European colonist away, so they wouldn't take over their Islands. Tainos have very little weapons to ...

(3 pages) 67 1 3.8 May/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

Kakaud National Park History

or it and remembered it as an important cultural memorial of their past. Since the social influx of European settlement Kakadu has been threatened, the cultural significance not being important to non ... e earth it has semimetal value, with many of the people being born and raised within the area.Since European arrival the cultural significance of Kakadu was not found evident among non - indigenous Au ...

(4 pages) 49 2 4.5 Jul/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > Australian History

Change essay

painting "The Conciliation" which not only alerts the responders of the radical changes wrought by European settlement, but also suggests that Australians are still trying to subdue rather than under ... accepted. His/her identity is signaled by the Indigenous colours of black, red and yellow; but in a European style- a scarf. Another symbolic repression of the Indigenous perspective is Parr's placeme ...

(4 pages) 43 0 4.3 Jul/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature

Aboriginal History: Reconciliation.

Since European settlement, Aboriginal History has been a spiral of mistreatment and death. I believe that ... rves.A Reserve was an area of land set aside for Aboriginal people to live under the control of the Europeans. It was like a refugee camp. The Aboriginals even had to ask permission to leave the bound ... ere distrupted. In many cases, particularly on Christian-run missions, Aboriginal people were given European names and were not allowed to speak their own language or practice their own ceremonies as ...

(2 pages) 55 0 5.0 Aug/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > Australian History

An Essay On The Major Events Leading Up To The American Revolution. (1763-1775)

ventually led to the American Revolutionary War was the Proclamation of 1763. This edict restricted European settlement of land to that which lay east of the Appalachian Mountains in order to avert ne ...

(5 pages) 63 0 0.0 Sep/2005

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

The gradual transfer of legislative power from the imperial government to the colonies, States and the Commonwealth

Australian Developments in Legislative Independence:1787 to the 1820sAfter European settlement in 1788, Australia was politically organized as a number of separate British col ...

(10 pages) 38 0 0.0 Mar/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

History of Harlem

It runs from 110th Street, the East River, 168th St., Amsterdam Ave, and Morningside Park.The first European settlement in what is now called Harlem was made by Dutch settlers. It was formalized in 16 ... a delay in the building of the subway, led to a fall in real estate prices which attracted Eastern European Jews to Harlem in large numbers, reaching a peak of 150,000 in 1917. In common with many ot ...

(6 pages) 49 0 0.0 May/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Discuss the impact on the health of Aboriginal peoples brought on by the changes since the arrival of Europeans in Australia

IntroductionThe arrival of Europeans in Australia had been detrimental to the survival of the indigenous people. Massacres, ass ... ly weapon used in the war against Aboriginal Australians was an unintentional one- the diseases the Europeans carried with them to which the Aboriginals had absolutely no resistance, and which consequ ... iscuss the effect these diseases had on the health of the Indigenous people of Australia.BodyBefore European SettlementBefore European settlement, the Australian Aboriginals lived as hunter gatherers ...

(5 pages) 100 0 5.0 May/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > Australian History

Cockatoo Island Site Study

art ANo evidence has been found of Aboriginal use if Cockatoo and until 1839 there was no permanent European settlement there. From the early 1930s the island has been used as a convict prison, quarry ...

(4 pages) 1414 0 3.0 Feb/2007

Subjects: History Term Papers > Australian History

"A Righteous Day" by Mudrooroo Nyroongah

e first person voice that has been composed in response to the depressing day of the Bicentenary of European Settlement. As the "righteous" day is reflected by the persona, this contrasts with the 'Wh ... adds to the ambiguity of the poem, where the surface meaning refers to a symbol of the white man's European Settlement celebration and their materialistic values. However, it is also a connotation to ...

(6 pages) 37 0 5.0 Mar/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature > Poetry

Society and Culture- Social and Cultural Continuity and Change: Aboriginal society in Australia

ginal society in AustraliaSince the Aboriginal people of Australia first came into contact with the Europeans that settled here there have been many positive and negative changes to the way they are e ... o today's classrooms.The aboriginal people went through a major upheaval to their ways of life when European settlers arrived. From the children being taught their oral history by their elders, learni ...

(5 pages) 63 0 5.0 Jun/2007

Subjects: History Term Papers > Australian History

Geography Environment

GEOGRAPHY NOTES · Since European settlement between 78 & 100 plant species have become are extinct. 150-200 under threat ...

(2 pages) 21 0 5.0 Feb/2001

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science