Essays Tagged: "internal strife"

Nigeria: The Struggle of the Yoruba, a paper describing the problems meeting the Yoruba people of Nigeria, and potential fixes for them. Suggests a new policy of self rule. See attachment for sources.

a in the limelight of world economics and politics. At the heart of the crisis in leadership is the internal strife between the three main ethnic and regional groups in Nigeria. The Yoruba, Igbo and t ... olice, instead of constructively and legitimately trying to affirm their constitutional rights. The internal strife that this creates makes it difficult to maintain any sort of order in this society, ...

(6 pages) 116 0 3.5 Dec/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science > Specific Policies

Dino Compagni's notion that internal discord was the result of Florentine discord.

In Dino Compagni's diatribe of the Florentine demise, it is clear that he believes the internal strife among her citizens was the backbone of a beautiful city's undoing. Contemporaries wh ... tem.Though Italian communes were extremely patriotic and incredibly loyal, they were wrent apart by internal discord. If a commune was threatened by an outside force they would quickly ban together. H ... would quickly ban together. However, in times of peace they were quick to quarrel with each other. Internal division is essentially the internal history of Italian communes. Compagni detests both the ...

(5 pages) 25 0 3.0 Sep/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

The life of Richard the III of England, and a defense of his so-called "crimes" as accused by Shakespeare and the Tudor/Lancasters. With footnotes and bibliography.

discredited marriage, Elizabeth of York. The best way to reunite the country after years of bloody internal strife was a pastime enjoyed by people all over the world: slandering former public officia ...

(7 pages) 64 0 3.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

The Gulf War

ame "President" in 1979 and maintained power through ruthless purges. The country was also beset by internal strife. In the north the Kurds yearned for independence and in the south, the Shiites looke ...

(1 pages) 31 1 2.3 Feb/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

Japan and China: Paths Toward the World Community

humiliation marked by foreign aggression lasting from the 1840s until the 1940s. Also, a century of internal strife led to numerous revolutions and changes in leadership. Western influences on the Chi ...

(6 pages) 120 2 4.2 Mar/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > Asian History

The Constitution Explained

f Confederation), to ensure that that government would be just, and would protect its citizens from internal strife and from attack from the outside. It would be of benefit to the people, rather than ...

(10 pages) 176 0 4.1 Apr/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Government

The Manchurian Incident along with Nanking by bobby b

When Sun Yat Sen declared the Republic of China on October 10, 1911, China embarked on 40 years of internal struggle and civil war. Warlords quickly took over sections of the country and ruled them a ... Zedong and his communists, driving them 6,000 miles to the Yenan Province.Seeing China embroiled in internal strife, Japan decided to advance on Manchuria in 1931. They easily conquered the province, ...

(3 pages) 29 0 4.6 Apr/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Human Rights

Why did Chinese Nationalism fail?

want their own government so that they could resist the west.From the 18th century the west caused internal strife in China, until the Chinese Dynasties finally collapsed in 1911. The Boxer Rebellion ... China grow enough to make the people want to form their own government. Western powers caused many internal problems in China. They took colonies, tried to force China to trade with them, and caused ...

(4 pages) 98 2 4.8 May/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > Asian History

This is an excellent review/summery/report Virgil's the Aeneid.

the reign of the emperor Octavian, later known as Augustus. Before Augustus became emperor, though, internal strife plagued the Roman government. During Virgil's youth, the First Triumvirate--Julius C ...

(7 pages) 106 0 5.0 Sep/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Macbeth, Shakespeare: Internal Conflict with Macbeth, Opposing Forces that influence him

d a character that falls under immense pressures from various sources. These opposing forces create internal conflict with Macbeth as he is torn between right and wrong, ambition and loyalty. Shakespe ... acbeth as he is torn between right and wrong, ambition and loyalty. Shakespeare has engineered this internal strife as a means to highlight the theme of right versus wrong in this work.As a general an ...

(1 pages) 14 1 0.0 Nov/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Shakespeare > Macbeth

George Washington's Inaugural Analysis: The Crisis of the Moment is Alive

ntial inaugural addresses with each reflective of a specific crisis in history: war, depression, or internal strife. However, it was not the inaugural speeches that defined the crisis of the moment, b ...

(8 pages) 61 0 0.0 Nov/2004

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

Botswana: A Diamond in the Rough

operty rights. Botswana’s institute of government also lacked the discriminatory practices and internal strife present in many of the neighboring countries.Botswana was able to supplement its lac ...

(4 pages) 35 0 0.0 Oct/2007

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics > Foreign & International Economics

Dino Compagni's View of FLorentine Discord

In Dino Compagni's diatribe of the Florentine demise, it is clear that he believes the internal strife among her citizens was the backbone of a beautiful city's undoing. Contemporaries wh ... Though Italian communes were extremely patriotic and incredibly loyal, they were wrent apart by internal discord. If a commune was threatened by an outside force they would quickly ban together. H ... would quickly ban together. However, in times of peace they were quick to quarrel with each other. Internal division is essentially the internal history of Italian communes. Compagni detests both the ...

(5 pages) 707 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Shakespeare

Problems of Decentralization What were the problems of decentralized power that existed under the Articles of Confederation?

there was a lack of leadership of the armed forces. No standing army meant that there was constant internal strife and state conflict, as well as making the threat of external invasion very real. The ... Although the Constitution accomplished many things such as alleviating state conflicts and reducing internal strife, one of the less desired outcomes was being less democratic than the Articles of Con ...

(5 pages) 16 0 0.0 Oct/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers

Importance of Affirmative Action within the Society.

great deal more qualified personnel to be replaced by less qualified minority workers. This creates internal strife, lower efficiency in the workplace, and increased racial hostility. It is the intent ...

(9 pages) 72 0 0.0 Jan/2009

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Government