Essays Tagged: "Extremism"

Reign of Terror was during the French Revolution.

dealism that gripped France during the early phases of the Revolution gave way to mass paranoia and extremism, culminating in Robespierre's cruel regime. In the beginning of the French Revolution, Enl ...

(7 pages) 194 4 3.4 Apr/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History > The French Revolution

The Black Panthers.

ExtremismWhat is extremism? You could open a dictionary and you would probably not be satisfied with ... America has changed and its view of extremist groups has changed with it making the definition for extremism subjective.The most important ingredient of the definition of extremism is that you're not ... " and that something has to be done. Destructive actions are one of the most important qualities of extremism because in order to achieve extreme objectives, excessive means must be used. An example o ...

(7 pages) 101 0 5.0 May/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Significant causes of the U.S Civil War, Compromise of 1877, key terms and people

cultural south over such issues as tariffs, banking and internal improvementsoPolitical blunder and extremism2.Key People in the Union and the ConfederacyoLee: Commanding the Army of N. Virginia, he t ...

(4 pages) 124 0 3.0 Jan/2004

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

Christian Religious Dissent before Luther

nization, the Christian church was perceived as evil and renounced by the Albigensians. Despite the extremism of Catharism (indeed, perhaps because of its extremism), it attracted large numbers of fol ...

(4 pages) 49 0 3.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

Extremes and Social Satbility

(2 pages) 20 0 3.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

Contradictions between Scarlet Letter and The Lotery

t a new life with justice and freedom of religion. This group of very conservative and in many ways extremism Christians who enforced biblical laws in their community, called them selves Puritans, and ...

(4 pages) 30 0 3.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > "The Scarlet Letter" by Nathaniel Hawthorne

An essay discussing the statement "The Terror was the triumph of violence over ideals" includes quotes and bibliography

dealism that gripped France during the early phases of the Revolution gave way to mass paranoia and extremism, culminating in Robespierre's cruel regime. The idealology that drove the revolution was g ...

(5 pages) 50 1 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

Domestic Terrorism: The Animal Liberation Front

, in furtherance of political or social objectives. Within the past several years, special interest extremism, such as that which is typical of the Animal Liberation Front and the Earth Liberation Fro ...

(10 pages) 100 0 4.2 Jun/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Military & International Conflicts & Security

Probably the Only Canadian Student Essay Written about Barry Goldwater in the Past 30 Years.

BOOK REPORTBarry Goldwater: Extremist of the Right.Many might say that the 1960's were a decade of extremism, whether it was the Vietnam war or the Civil Rights movement, there was always something g ... book hasn't dated terribly well, but it remains an effective reminder of the dangers of right wing extremism, and the questionable connections many of leaders use for there own benefit.As his book be ...

(5 pages) 49 0 4.4 Oct/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science > Politicians

Freedom of speech

es its form. Debates about politically acceptable ideas and books continue in current debates about extremism on the Internet. Issues of human rights preoccupy us today, just as they have in prior cen ...

(21 pages) 254 1 4.6 Apr/2006

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Issues

Religious Extremism

s. While subscribing to this philosophy, they also share another more sinister philosophy - that of extremism. We would like to look into the three major religions of Islam, Judaism and Christianity ( ... igions of Islam, Judaism and Christianity (including cults) and how that they all have a history of extremism and also extremist activity today. We would like to study why extremists believe what they ...

(10 pages) 136 1 4.3 Sep/2006

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

DBQ Causes of civil war: "Civil war was not inevitable; It was caused by extremists and failures in leadreships on both sides". Support or refute this argument.

been ongoing for some time, the Civil War was never inevitable; it was the result of prejudices and extremism and failures in leadership on the sides of both the North and the South. The Civil War was ... f America vs. The Confederate States of America.Firstly, The war was based on age-old prejudice and extremism. The South used to think of the North as money-grabbing "yellow bellies" while the Norther ...

(4 pages) 59 0 3.0 Dec/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

What do we mean by 'Radicalism', in feminism?

ed by popular remonstrations and demonstrations against the establishment. Radicalism may refer to: Extremism, in politics belonging to either the radical left, far left or far right, and the transfor ...

(4 pages) 20 0 0.0 Mar/2007

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights > Women's Studies

Are Islamic Ideals Slowing Modernization ?

is essay I will be using MLA as a writing style, this essay will prove that many Islamic ideals and Extremism are stopping modernization and also promoting hatred between western and Muslim countries. ... s and even their government for voicing opinions they aren't "supposed" to have or express.Finally, extremism is a very big problem concerning modernization because these groups seek to convert the wo ...

(5 pages) 30 0 4.3 Apr/2007

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Islam

Punishment Or Extremism

Punishment OR Extremism The worse happens when a rape is committed. Nothing else within the realms of humanity can ...

(2 pages) 260 0 0.0 Jan/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Polarization in the Political System

ons are nearly always competitive), will codify the differences between groups - leading to further extremism by those seeking power within the group - and thus, to further group polarization.In the a ... up member seeks to gain power and approval by being more extreme than the others. The end result is extremism in the pursuit of authority without any regard to the practicality or "reasonableness" of ...

(9 pages) 16 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

Group Polarization And Competi

ons are nearly always competitive), will codify the differences between groups - leading to further extremism by those seeking power within the group - and thus, to further group polarization.In the a ... up member seeks to gain power and approval by being more extreme than the others. The end result is extremism in the pursuit of authority without any regard to the practicality or "reasonableness" of ...

(9 pages) 517 0 5.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

Group Polarization and Competi

ons are nearly always competitive), will codify the differences between groups - leading to further extremism by those seeking power within the group - and thus, to further group polarization. In the ... up member seeks to gain power and approval by being more extreme than the others. The end result is extremism in the pursuit of authority without any regard to the practicality or "reasonableness" of ...

(9 pages) 8 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science