Essays Tagged: "Indian independence movement"

Mohandas Ghandi, about Ghandis works to bring peace to India

Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi, also known as mahatma Gandhi, was a Indiannationalist leader, who established his country's freedom through a nonviolent revolution.Gand ... untry's freedom through a nonviolent revolution.Gandhi became a leader in a difficult struggle, the Indian campaign for home rule.He believed and dedicated his life to demonstrating that both individu ... amaster politician. Others believed him a saint.Gandhi became a leader in a difficult struggle, the Indian campaign for home rule.He worked to reconcile all classes and religious sects. Gandhi meant n ...

(4 pages) 168 1 3.9 Mar/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science > Politicians


he was a young man in South Africa. He was a lawyer and he fought against ethnic discrimination for Indians. South Africa was controlled by the British at this time and Indian's were there working. Ga ... wanted him to go. Shortly after, Gandhi organized his first protest in which he burned passes that Indians were required to carry at all times in South Africa. He then protested again with nonviolenc ...

(5 pages) 76 1 3.6 Dec/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers

A look at what people do to bring a revolution to a sucess...talks about the french revolution and ghandhi

believed that peaceful, nonviolent ways would set India free from British colonization and help the Indian people finally receive their independence and freedom throughout their country.The Indian peo ... rs have treated the natives with violence, but none has treated them with so much scorn as we." The Indian people have had enough and Gandhi was there to lead the nation to its independence. Born in P ...

(6 pages) 46 0 2.0 Mar/2004

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

Man of The Millennium: mahatma gandhi

hat Gandhi never accepted the argument that Hindus and Muslims constituted two separate elements in Indian society. These were some of the concerns most prominent in Gandhi's mind, but he was also to ... thing else in India, he would still be remembered as one of the principal figures in the history of Indian journalism.Once back in India, he began supporting Britain in World War One. During this peri ...

(4 pages) 66 0 4.9 Mar/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > Asian History

Gandhi and Hitler: Two Moral Opposites

died not to face the consequences of his wrongdoing.The other man is Mahatma Gandhi. Gandhi was an Indian nationalist and spiritual leader who ultimately led India to freedom from English rule withou ... rted a movement of civil disobedience rather than using weapons in order to get his message across: Indians would no longer allow England to steal, fleece, oppress and impose authority over India. We ...

(3 pages) 3178 0 0.0 Oct/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

"Gangster" Bollywood Film Review

Hindi language film industry in India. The term is often incorrectly used to refer to the whole of Indian cinema; it is only a part of the Indian film industry. Bollywood is the largest film producer ... al base common to both Hindi and Urdu, might be more accurate. There has been a growing presence of Indian English in dialogue and songs as well. It is not uncommon to see films that feature dialogue ...

(7 pages) 8 0 3.0 Feb/2009

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Genre Study

Key Factors in the Struggle for Indian Freedom

ed. In rare cases, the actions of the native population are characterized by non-violence, with the Indian independence movement led by Mahatma Gandhi being one of the most notable examples, and the v ... feelings were not brought to life until a man by the name of Gandhi took over the leadership of the Indian National Conference. Contrary to this belief, such feelings of nationalism had been present i ...

(7 pages) 15 0 0.0 Sep/2009

Subjects: History Term Papers


on yet, he never received the Noble Peace Prize. Honoring Gandhi with this prize would assuage many Indian's desire. Dedicating the Noble peace Prize would be a great honor to him; I am writing this l ... ment of a train, this event sparked Gandhi's revolutionary ideas.Gandhi is mainly known for helping Indians to gain their Independence from the British, according to Sailesakumara Bandyopadhyaya Gandh ...

(4 pages) 2 0 0.0 Nov/2014

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

decolonization of the British empire

t, Winston.S.Churchill, vol V: 1922-1939(1976), P.400][6: Primary source 4 Gandhi and the threat to Indian Independence, 1920. The Guardian, 27 August 1921][7: Dalton, Mahatma Gandhi, p. 9][8: Kent, J ... ut one example of resistance in the British Empire, the Easter Rising is another, however, like the Indian resistance, the Malayan did not hit the British directly but rather through other means, but ...

(8 pages) 3 0 0.0 Nov/2014

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History