Essays Tagged: "Fundamentalism"

3 elements that caused social problems during 1920s in America

increasing social conflicts." Assess the validity of this statement with reference to Ku Klux Klan, fundamentalism and Sacco and Vanzetti case.Political and cultural debates divided Americans of the 1 ... ower in several states, including Oklahoma, Oregon, and Indiana. Conflict also arose over religious fundamentalism. In 1925 John T. Scopes, a Tennessee schoolteacher was tried for breaking a state law ...

(1 pages) 105 1 3.3 May/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

A look at the moral crisis of the 1920s - specifically: prohibition, fundamentalism, and the new women known as "flappers".

of the Bible. Out of this change came those who want that "old time religion": the Fundamentalists.Fundamentalism is the belief in the literal interpretation of Bible; that everything that is written ... e, no matter what. These people cling to their religion because they had nothing else to hold onto. Fundamentalism was "a caricature of culturally unenlightened individuals bent on preserving traditio ...

(5 pages) 174 0 3.7 Jan/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

The 1920s as a New Age.

ausing employers to shun them. Labor unions and strikes were blamed on communists while traditional fundamentalism was reinforced. This time period also came with the rebirth of the Ku Klux Klan which ...

(1 pages) 95 0 5.0 Feb/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

An Argument on whether or not The Handmaid's Tale by Margaret Atwood should be banned- Pro Dystopia

formed into an American dystopia full of environmental pollution, state supervision and Puritanical fundamentalism. With this transformation, comes a transformation of the way citizens are accustomed ...

(11 pages) 76 0 3.5 Dec/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Christian Fundamentalism (incomplete)

Christian Fundamentalism has the potential to stop the further advancement of human rights and science with it ... way science is conducted. For human rights and science to advance further the shackles of Christian Fundamentalism must be broken in order to allow for new, drastic changes that confront the beliefs o ... r to allow for new, drastic changes that confront the beliefs of Christian fundamentalism.Christian fundamentalism can trace its roots back to the 18th century during American revivalism. Fundamentali ...

(3 pages) 46 0 0.0 Nov/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Christianity

Essay on Why the Caged Bird Sings by Maya Angelou relating to the main character, Maya and growing up in her home town of Stamps, Arkansas

vercome, including her sense of abandonment when her parents sent her away, her grandmother's rigid fundamentalism, the racism of Stamps, poverty, and falling victim to rape. Following these strenuous ...

(5 pages) 53 0 5.0 Feb/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

War in Iraq

dictatorship.Saddam Hussein decided to attack Iran for a number of reasons. Saddam feared theeffect fundamentalism would have on the Shi'ite majority of his country. Iraq and Iranhad had longstanding ...

(4 pages) 159 1 3.6 May/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Current Issues

This paper discusses the topic of Endism and how it relates to fundamentalist belief and the Book of Revelation

is true and must occur for God's plan to be completed. In his book Apocalypse: On the Psychology of Fundamentalism in America Strozier goes about the task of interviewing Christian fundamentalists in ...

(2 pages) 19 0 3.0 May/2006

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

Social Conflicts Of The Roaring Twenties

y new organizations and ideals arose in response to the new values and attitudes. The Ku Klux Klan, fundamentalism, and prohibition all aimed to reform society. Though the 20's experienced economic su ... litical and cultural values that were being espoused threatened to tear the social fabric. The KKK, fundamentalism, and prohibition struggled to limit the extent of change.Many felt that immigrants, b ...

(3 pages) 18 0 0.0 Apr/2001

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History


he was "God" and murdered many of his followers. Here, faith overpowers ones life, and can lead to fundamentalism, which in many cases, can become more negative than positive.Although aimed at more g ...

(4 pages) 22 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

AP Euro Interview

(2 pages) 1 0 0.0 Nov/2014

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History