Essays Tagged: "independent country"

The Country of Congo

The Republic of Congo is a very interesting country made up of many kinds of people. It became an independent country on August 15th 1960. Congo's estimated population is 2,800,000, with about 8 peo ...

(3 pages) 74 0 3.4 Dec/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > African Studies - History

Strategies of War in Vietnam: Communism vs. America

into Vietnam to stop the Communist aggression from the North. America had declared South Vietnam an independent country in 1954, and it would do anything in its power to protect the country. The Commu ...

(16 pages) 213 0 4.3 Feb/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > Asian History

Essay prompt: Discuss the extent to which there was colonial unity and identity in America by the eve of the American Revolution.

However, they were still far from having the complete sense of identity and unity necessary for an independent country to flourish.In the early colonial days, there was absolutely no colonial unity. ... However, they were still far from having the complete sense of identity and unity necessary for an independent country to flourish.

(5 pages) 130 1 4.6 Mar/2003

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

The argument of independence between China and Taiwan.

China should not pursue its efforts in unifying Taiwan, and they should recognize that Taiwan is an independent country. By explaining the situation from a different perspective, China gains a better ... tes. These were indeed good times for Taiwan.Now, at this point I would like to ask what does being independent mean? According to Webster's Dictionary being independent "means not being committed to ...

(9 pages) 208 4 3.5 May/2003

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Why is our constitution called "a bundle of compromises?"

ompromise." Delegates were quite interested in how their state will be represented in this recently independent country. Edmund Randolph, speaking for the state of Virginia, proposed the "large-state ... ouse of Representatives, where population counted more heavily. The second compromise was a strong, independent executive branch, with a president who would be military commander-in-chief and could ve ...

(3 pages) 45 0 4.5 Oct/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Yugoslavia

Yugoslavia was established in 1918, after World War I. Its core was SERBIA (which had already been independent), joined by Montenegro (another independent country) and former Austro-Hungarian areas i ... over to Italy, while Croatia, Bosnia, and Herzegovina together were formed into a puppet state, the Independent State of Croatia, in which the USTASA movement was put in powers.1The Jews of Yugoslavia ...

(10 pages) 152 1 4.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Comparison of Athens and Sparta. Focuses on differences between the two city states i.e. Spartan militarism vs. Athenian arts, literature, culture.

Each city-stateand the lands around it were referred to as a polis, and each polis functioned as an independentcountry, with its own laws and government. Despite the unwillingness and inability of the ...

(6 pages) 147 0 3.6 Dec/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Compare and contrast Gandhis non violence and Korea

rule that started the non-violence movement. The reason he started the league, was to make India an independent country were Indians could be governing their own country without the British. Once, he ...

(2 pages) 24 0 2.7 Feb/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > Middle Eastern History

Causes of Civil War

ey also believed that individual states had the right to leave the United States and form their own independent country. Most people in the North believed that the concepts of "nullification" and "sta ...

(2 pages) 54 0 5.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

India's Foreign Policy

ositive ingredients of this predicament during the little more than 50 years of our existence as an independent country are that we remain committed to carrying on the processes of national consolidat ...

(7 pages) 72 0 3.7 Sep/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Markets & Exchanges

Tibet, America, and the inconsistent rhetoric of the Truman Doctrine

In 1949, Tibet was a peaceful, independent country situated in the Himalayan Mountains. China, its neighbour to the North, however, ... is safe to assume that Tibet believed that America would take on the moral role as the protector of independent countries and prevent the communist takeover that threatened them. Now that a brief unde ... of the Truman doctrine has been established it must be shown why Tibet considered itself a free and independent country and therefore protected by the Truman doctrine.When the Truman doctrine was crea ...

(11 pages) 23 0 3.0 Jan/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers

The history of Texas.

San Jacinto and Mexican War had existed. Within several years after the battles, Texas was named as independent country known as Republic of Texas in the year of 1836. Later, Texas had joined the stat ... led the Texas's declaration of independence.After the battle of San Jacinto, in 1836, Texas was an independent republic. Sam Houston was a first president of Republic of Texas while Stephen Austin wa ...

(4 pages) 42 0 0.0 Jan/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Access the impact of the Balkan Crisis on international relations in the decade before WWI.

om Austria-Hungary and Turkey. The Slavs wanted to break away from these major powers and become an independent country, of which they can govern themselves. The Slavs then looked towards Russia for h ... edom, as the Balkan league was formed between Greece, Bulgaria, Montenegro and Serbia, who were all independent countries who wanted to fight for the freedom of the Slavs. The first of the Balkan Wars ...

(4 pages) 21 0 0.0 Feb/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

The Effects of the American Revolution

. The American Revolution greatly influenced American society by shaping an economically stable and independent country that has triumphed despite many hardships.When the revolutionary war ended, the ...

(6 pages) 88 0 5.0 Mar/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

The New Constitution

the power to make the states work together to work out national dilemmas. Each state acted like an independent country. Each solved its own problems the way the wanted too, with little or no concern ...

(2 pages) 25 0 3.0 Aug/2006

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

Involvement of women in the Home Rule through Easter Uprising

y, I will focus on and examine a very short fragment of the process through which Ireland became an independent country. To get rid of the English supremacy, Irishmen and Irishwomen had to unite to jo ...

(6 pages) 13 0 5.0 Jan/2007

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

What Was The German Foreign Policy From 1933 - 1938

to power of Germany in the early 1930's, he had many ambitions to make Germany a stronger and more independent country. Britain originally misunderstood Hitler's aims for Germany but it soon became a ...

(4 pages) 926 0 0.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War II

Washington Irving

rmoil in the world. He was born the year that England officially recognized the United States as an independent country. His unprecedented writing style was a new experience for American readers. Even ...

(8 pages) 2218 0 0.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

MALAWI

hed by local people during the 1500's. Once the British protectorate of Nyasaland, Malawi became an independent country in 1964. Lilongwe is the capital of Malawi, and Blantyre is the commercial cente ...

(6 pages) 13 0 0.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Heinrich Ibsen Biography

ness, gambling, and sex, and fathering an illegimate child at 18.Norway had just recently become an independent country and Heinrich developed a patriotic fervor that led him to write poetry and becom ...

(2 pages) 1054 0 0.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature