Essays Tagged: "Monroe Doctrine"

The Most Significant Events during 1789-1975 - Gives a vivid persepective of the sixteen most important events during 1789-1975 in much detail from different perspectives.

iana Purchase". The second seed in the bracket"Marbury v Madison" is paired against the third seed "Monroe Doctrine".The purchase of Louisiana from France in 1803 was the most popular andmomentous eve ... Mexican-American War furtherexacerbated the slave issue which ultimately resulted in civil war.The Monroe Doctrine was the most important assertion to date of UnitedStates' foreign policy in history. ...

(32 pages) 575 0 3.1 Sep/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

'expansion' this essay compares and contrasts james k polk's expansion policies with those of thomas Jefferson. it also looks at the impact they both had on the expansion of the untited states.

nsion and foreign affairs, both of them vastly expanded the country.Jefferson was a believer in the Monroe Doctrine which basically said we will mind our own business. He was also a very firm believer ... ea of expansion, they both acquired much land for the United States. Jefferson, the believer in the Monroe Doctrine, and Polk thebeliever in Manifest Destiny, probably would not have agreed with each ...

(2 pages) 69 0 4.3 Jan/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers

US Colonial power and its position in the world.

deologies that contributed to the change of the role of America in the world, Manifest Destiny, the Monroe Doctrine and the Open Door Policy. From the time of President Washington, Americans have beli ... icaltextarchive.com/sections.php? op=viewarticle&artid=297).In December of 1823 President James Monroe launched a doctrine, which would bare his name, to the US Congress. Monroe went against Europ ...

(2 pages) 44 0 3.3 Dec/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

US Expansionism and Imperialism/Manifest Destiny/Acquisition of Hawaii

gain much new territory and power during these years, but it also adopted a foreign policy via the Monroe Doctrine and Roosevelt Corollary that is still in use today.The simplest way to describe and ...

(13 pages) 181 1 4.7 Feb/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

The Roosevelt Corrolary

During the mid-1800's Monroe's declaration which combined with the ideals of Manifest Destiny, provided guidance and suppo ... tinent. In the late 1800's the United States' economic and military power enabled it to enforce the Monroe Doctrine. But it was Theodore Roosevelt's Corollary that greatly extended it. The Doctrine, i ... as Theodore Roosevelt's Corollary that greatly extended it. The Doctrine, issued by President James Monroe in 1823, had basically warned European powers not to interfere in the Western Hemisphere's af ...

(2 pages) 46 0 4.3 Feb/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

This essay discusses how the theme of nationalism was more prevalant than sectionalism during the presidential administrations of Monroe and Adams.

During the presidential administrations of Monroe and Adams, the theme of nationalism is more prominent than the theme of sectionalism. Nine Ex ... Canal, Noah Webster's American Dictionary, Samuel Slater, the National Road, Industrialization, The Monroe Doctrine in 1823, the Convention Line of 1818, and finally the landmark Supreme Court case of ... be how each of these examples contributed to nationalism during the presidential administrations of Monroe and Adams. The Treaty of Ghent in 1815 and the Rush-Bagot Agreement in 1817 promoted n ...

(5 pages) 50 0 4.5 Jun/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

The Monroe Doctrine causes and effects

The Monroe Doctrine can be considered as the United States first major declaration to the world as a fai ... be considered as the United States first major declaration to the world as a fairly new nation. The Monroe Doctrine was a statement of United States policy on the activity and rights of powers in the ... powers in the Western Hemisphere during the early to mid 1800?s. It was expressed during President Monroe's seventh annual message to Congress on December 2nd 1823. The Monroe Doctrine deterred Europ ...

(7 pages) 111 1 5.0 Jun/2004

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

The United States role in World Affairs In the 19th and 20th Centuries

the rest of the world. The following essay will outline some of the main events of this period.The Monroe Doctrine was a statement of United States policy on the activities and rights of European pow ... activities and rights of European powers in the western hemisphere. It was made by President James Monroe on December 2, 1823. Monroe asserted that European powers could no longer colonise the Americ ...

(5 pages) 95 0 4.3 Oct/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

The Monroe Doctrine

The Monroe DoctrineThe following essay is a brief narrative of the Monroe Doctrine including the content ... tents of the doctrine, the purpose and cause of the doctrine as well as its results.The DoctrineThe Monroe Doctrine was a message delivered to Congress by President James Monroe on December 2nd, 1823. ... e republics to the south of the United States were just gaining their freedom from Spanish control, Monroe used their new independence as a means to mask his true intentions. Instead, he referred to t ...

(3 pages) 70 1 3.5 May/2005

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

Change in American Foreign Policy as a Result of World War II.

uman Doctrine, the United States would no longer stay in the Western Hemisphere and hide behind the Monroe Doctrine, but would now make it her business to guide all facets of the world down the "right ... aw the transition from isolationist to internationalist. The Truman Doctrine directly contrasts the Monroe Doctrine. The Monroe Doctrine operated as the United States' foreign policy for well over one ...

(9 pages) 120 0 5.0 Oct/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

American Imperialism - powerful nations seek to expand and maintain control or influence over weaker nations or people.

ost selfish, no matter how much we have we will never be happy until we control the free world."The Monroe Doctrine of 1823 defined United States foreign policy in the Americas for the rest of the 19t ... here. The United States was a young nation in 1823 and did not really have to powers to back up the Monroe Doctrine. However, the policy was used to justify the sending of the U.S. troops into Mexico ...

(5 pages) 84 0 5.0 Dec/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

In the late 1800s and early 1900s the majority of American people supported a policy of imperialism.

f Midway Island" and "France forced out of Mexico as the U.S. considered France to be violating the Monroe Doctrine.The other great nations of the word were engaged in imperialism. Africa, Asia, and t ...

(3 pages) 49 0 0.0 Apr/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

"The Causes and Effects of U.S. Economic Intervention in Latin America"

overnment] to any portion of this hemisphere as dangerous to our peace and safety," President James Monroe proclaimed in his 1823 State of the Union address to Congress. His famous address, subsequent ... d in his 1823 State of the Union address to Congress. His famous address, subsequently known as the Monroe Doctrine, declared the Western Hemisphere closed to European colonization and influence, thus ...

(7 pages) 144 0 4.8 Nov/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > Central & Southamerican History

War Of 1812

c foreign policy while still maintaining peace. Throughout the presidential administration of James Monroe, many treaties, agreements and doctrines were established directly with or directed to Europe ... rectly with or directed to European monarchs. The Rush-Bagot Agreement, the Treaty of 1818, and the Monroe Doctrine were just a few of these.The Rush-Bagot agreement, the first of the relations betwee ...

(2 pages) 9 0 0.0 May/2001

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

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early twentieth century. McKinley formulated the earliest variant of America's mission based on the Monroe Doctrine. He used it to justify war with Spain and the continued holding of its colonies afte ... d by the ideas of American social as well as racial supremacy, Roosevelt added his corollary to the Monroe Doctrine, which added all of Latin America to the sphere of influence and domination. Wilson ...

(6 pages) 15 0 0.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

John Quincy Adams As Sec. Of State

ke the less fighting we do, the more we get accomplished. The latest of non-violent agreements, the Monroe Doctrine did not cost any lives, while still getting out point across. I believe that ... he first treaties of many with the British. It was a good sign of things to come in the future. The Monroe Doctrine on the other hand was written with more of a morality backing. It basically kept Bri ...

(4 pages) 380 0 0.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Foreign Policy and the Monroe Doctrine

President James Monroe outline what is now known as the Monroe Doctrine in a speech to congress in 1828. The Preside ... ot to interfere in the affairs of America's neighbors – the nations of the Western Hemisphere. Monroe was responding to European threats to aid Spain in regaining its former Latin American coloni ... countries against European powers and discourage Russian interference along the Pacific Coast. The Monroe Doctrine proclaimed clearly that European powers would no longer colonize or interfere with t ...

(3 pages) 41 2 3.0 Dec/2007

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

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States took after the War of 1812, actually the war that lasted from 1812 to 1815, was known as the Monroe Doctrine, and this standard of protecting America only has been the cornerstone of all polici ...

(5 pages) 34 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Current Issues

Diplomacy, by Henry Kissinger, Ch.1-4 Summary

America?s values. Roosevelt was the first president to really go global, ironically by invoking the Monroe Doctrine: the same doctrine that asserted America?s isolationist stance. Roosevelt?s position ...

(2 pages) 25 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

This essay was written about anti-americanism and its reasons.

he Middle East was anti-Americanism. This ideology has a long history in France, beginning with the Monroe Doctrine. This Doctrine, announced on December 2, 1823, proclaimed that European countries wo ... rica continent. Otherwise, US could attack to countries that do not obey this doctrine. In practice Monroe Doctrine was like a proclamation of American hegemony on world and the ownership of the right ...

(7 pages) 36 0 0.0 May/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History