Essays Tagged: "post war"

How did PM Hawke contribute to the development of Australia in the late twentieth century?

Hawke has been regarded as one of Australia’s popular and effective prime ministers after the post-war period. His government carried out many social and economic reforms, and also developed Aus ...

(2 pages) 473 0 3.0 Jul/2007

Subjects: History Term Papers > Australian History

"Every text is a product of the time in which it was written in"- "Lord of the Flies" example

arly shown in Lord of the Flies by William GoldingLord of the Flies was written in 1954, during the post war period. William Golding, himself was involved in World War II, having joined the Royal Navy ...

(2 pages) 4 0 0.0 Aug/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > "Lord of the Flies" by Sir William Gerald Golding

Response to "The Catcher In The Rye" by J. D. Salinger

in their respective worlds. Even though the time periods and settings were very different; Jake in post-war Europe and Holden in a 1950s boarding school, how they live, act, and react are very much a ...

(2 pages) 10 0 3.0 Oct/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

How have the representations of war been conveyed in your prescribed text "All quiet on the Western Front" by Remarque as well as one additional visual text and one additional written text

e you, broken and mad."Sigrid Sassoons poem Survivor, written in 1917, echoes the messages of three post-war texts which focus on the effect of war on the individual soldier. Many authors have conveye ... ve conveyed a portrayal of war through the use of themes such as horror and futility. However three post-war texts All Quiet on the Western Front written by Erich Maria Remarque, the movie Saving Priv ...

(5 pages) 16 0 0.0 Oct/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Treaty of Versailles

ill contempt of the people was seized upon by the Nazi party. During their rise into power in the post war period, they used it to further their domestic policy. They did this by running against ca ...

(4 pages) 36 1 4.3 Nov/2007

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

To what extent should fascism be seen as inextricably linked with the First World War?

culties brought about by the war, some brought about by the peace. It was these difficulties in the post-war period that saw the rise of fascism in many European countries.Fascism was a form of radica ...

(9 pages) 811 0 0.0 Nov/2007

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

Hemingway's A Farewell to Arms

enced the atmosphere of war in his real life and it effected him in many ways . When we look at the post war era, we see that the writers of that time have focused on the things such as alcohol, loss ...

(7 pages) 9 0 0.0 Dec/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Reconstruction

of economic, social, and political ideals. Despite noble, initial efforts to achieve the ideals of post-war Reconstruction, the Reconstruction era is ultimately marked by its failure to go beyond sup ... n solved in the era following the fight, are problems that still exist today. The conditions of the post-war South continued to exist for up to another century until t he Civil Rights Movements of the ...

(10 pages) 51 0 0.0 Jan/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

The Reconstruction Period

ion, but as the Americans would soon discover, a larger test was still to come in the aftermath.The post-war South was in a very poor state. Glorious cities, hubs of commerce, were now reduced to rubb ...

(11 pages) 67 0 1.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Great gatsby essay 2

support Fitzgerald's own views, the reader is left only to agree with Fitzgerald's feelings towards post war upper class Americans after concluding the novel.The main characters in The Great Gatsby al ...

(8 pages) 26 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > "The Great Gatsby" by F. Scott Fitzgerald

Jack Kerouac And The Beat Movement

The World Book Encyclopedia 427) . When world War II ended there was a pent up desire that had been postponed due to the war. Post war America brought about a time when it seemed that every young man ...

(4 pages) 493 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Homosexuality

Post War Britian

Question 6 The post-war society in Britain was certainly far from the "land fit for heros" that Lloyd George promis ... r was yet another form of isolation and loneliness, far from a heroes reception.Any attempt to make post-war Britain a "land fit for heroes" was always going to be a futile gesture. The nation was pol ...

(3 pages) 616 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

Reconstruction

he generals tour of the south he realized that if the confederate states were left alone during the post war years they would come up with a new form of forced labor and blacks would be in the same po ...

(2 pages) 16 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Economic Boom Of 1920s And Birth Of Consumer Ameri

from $600 million in 1915 to $2.5 billion by 1918 (Shultz). The launch of mass production made the post-War United States the richest society the world had ever seen.After the war, an upward, self-pe ... w of the 1920s, touching upon all areas but providing minimal information. There are many authentic posters, pictures and other images from the 1920s that helps one visualize the themes and trends des ...

(14 pages) 25 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Economic Boom Of 1920s And Birth Of Consumer Ameri

from $600 million in 1915 to $2.5 billion by 1918 (Shultz). The launch of mass production made the post-War United States the richest society the world had ever seen.After the war, an upward, self-pe ... w of the 1920s, touching upon all areas but providing minimal information. There are many authentic posters, pictures and other images from the 1920s that helps one visualize the themes and trends des ...

(14 pages) 22 0 1.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Science and Technology played an important role during World War

Science and Technology played an important role during World War 1, and post war. Life during World War 1 was very tough on the Americans, since they had so many loved ones ... lanes. These are the many things of science and technology that were created during World War I.The postwar in the United States was very miserable. But, all the science and technology that was create ... ntral Station added on to the beauty of tourism in New York City. America was in a better condition postwar than it had before it went into war, and all the science and technology that was made during ...

(2 pages) 1008 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

As the 21st century begins,the world's population may be fast growing out of control.

tries with high living standards. Canada, as an example, its population has a "baby boom" since the post-war. There are "baby boomers" in developed nations as a population bubble or expansion, which w ...

(2 pages) 41 0 5.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Current Issues

The Aborigines

le, it was a long struggle. The first steps of the struggle began with the many protests during the post-war period. Such protests such as the Bark Petition, which involved government leasing of land ...

(3 pages) 23 1 2.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > Australian History

HOW AUSTRALIA WORKS AS A MULTICULTURAL SOCIETY

res of the Australian continent have been flooded by a myriad of migrants, predominantly during the post-war periods. The island once populated only by indigenous inhabitants is now home to a diversit ...

(2 pages) 39 1 4.2 Mar/2008

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

What is existentialism?

entialism?" see below); which is the more popular modern influence. Popularized by European writers post war in 1940s and 50s, existentialism emerged through literary works & basically opposed tra ...

(2 pages) 44 0 5.0 Apr/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy