Essays Tagged: "Poles"

This is a basic history of polish music, from the begining of the creation of the polish nation, to just after world war two. Refrences used are cited and some notes to clarify are put.

has included Germans, Jews, Ukrainians, Byelorussians, Scandinavians and Tartars, along with ethnic Poles and Lithuanians". 1 However, during this time, all scores of the operas were lost due to the n ...

(4 pages) 53 0 2.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

Tikkun Olam: Repairing the World By Faith in the Past

ple," announced to Polish parliament that its investigations into the Jedwabne massacre reveal that Poles, and not Nazis, had perpetrated the butchery in the small northeastern town. The pronouncement ... ood--repair the world memory by memory.______________________________WORKS CITEDBrumberg, Abraham. "Poles and Jews." Foreign Affairs Vol. 81 (September/October 2002): 174-186."Genocide." Microsoft Enc ...

(4 pages) 33 0 4.0 Mar/2004

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

The Polish Language.

r, spelling and pronunciation creates a lot of problems not only to the foreigners, but also to the Poles. It has a rich, growing vocabulary. On the other hand it hasn't got enough words connected wit ...

(1 pages) 18 0 2.3 Nov/2005

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Language Studies

"Economic Situation in Poland"

(5 pages) 57 0 5.0 Dec/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

A paper that make arguments against euthanasia and clerly defines euthanasia (best used in debate class for neg)

with deformities. From there, it was but a small step to begin exterminating undesirables the Jews, Poles, Gypsies, the nonproductive, political prisoners, homosexuals, and others. Euthanasia was the ...

(2 pages) 28 1 3.0 May/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Euthenasia

Polish Immigration

They made a choice, and that choice was to come over to America. There were several reasons why the Poles immigrated to America. Whatever the reason, they came. The transition from Poland to America w ... the United States (Jones 426). The first wave began in 1800 and ended in 1860, approximately 2,000 Poles came to America during this period (Reisner 2). This may not seem like an enormous amount by t ...

(7 pages) 30 0 3.0 May/2001

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Government Of Poland

nto a period of decline. Poland was split in World War One by the Russian and Central Powers making Poles fight against Poles. After the collapse of the Russian empire in 1917, Russia reorganized and ... e Polish were able to keep their natural way of life. Ninety eight percent of the public are ethnic Poles. The other small percentage consists of Ukrainians, Belarusians and Germans (Conflict 2). In r ...

(11 pages) 18 0 0.0 Feb/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers

Maus II, by Art Spiegleman

een as a dirty, lazy animal, when in actuality pigs are very intelligent and clever creatures. Many Poles were clever enough to work with the Germans in order to have their lives spared. These Polish ... tive positions, while still remaining kind to the Jews. The relationship that the Jews had with the Poles is a unique, as seen in the metaphor of mice and pigs. A mouse walks on the back of the pig, i ...

(4 pages) 28 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Poland and the Great War (1914-1918)

ldiers were fighting on either side of the front, wearing Russian, German or Austrian uniforms. The Poles were pulled into this world conflict and it would take motivated leaders to gain them their la ... two countries for Poland's loyalty, and eventually lead to great human and material losses for the Poles between 1914 and 1918. During the great war there was essentially no Poland, just the Polish p ...

(6 pages) 15 0 0.0 Dec/2008

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

The affects of war on Polish land

s war.It is difficult to talk directly about Poland during the time period of 1900-1914 because the Poles were divided in Europe. It is possible thought to talk about the notable leaders before and co ... ssian sector only.By the time the year 1900 rolled around Poland was beginning to be separated. The Poles were scattered between Germany, Russia and Austria-Hungary. Austria-Hungary and Poland's popul ...

(5 pages) 11 0 0.0 Dec/2008

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

The treatment of Polish immigrants in the UK.

the other way around. Some British refuse to become employees for some positions. On the other hand Poles are not afraid of any job and they are seen as a hard-working nation. It is not a problem for ... e know how our compatriot's life in the UK looks like therefore we want to disclose the truth about Poles in the United Kingdom.One of the branches of art very well describing the treatment of Poles b ...

(6 pages) 0 0 0.0 Jan/2013

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community


member states. Most of the country is flat, with an average elevation of 173 meters. 90% of Poles have completed at least secondary education, the highest score in the EU, along with the Czech ... the poorest country in the EU after Bulgaria and Romania in terms of GDP per capita at PPP. Poles have won a total of 17 Nobel prizes (more than Japan, China, India or Australia), including fo ...

(3 pages) 2 0 0.0 Oct/2014

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays