Essays Tagged: "Prime Minister"

Evaluation of Sir Wilfrid Laurier

To me, Sir Wilfrid Laurier was a great Prime Minister. He had never taken any sides and had always come up with a great solution to big pro ... problems. In my essay, I will be explaining my thoughts and opinions to why Mr. Laurier was a great Prime Minister.A great thing Laurier did was that he brought up the immigration system. By doing tha ... ships here in Canada, which will create jobs and makes both sides happy.So in the end, I think that Prime Minister Laurier had been a good Prime Minister because he had got Canada off to a reasonably ...

(2 pages) 50 0 3.0 May/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

The view of women in varios cultures

fessional areas than many Aliberalized@ Western nations. After all, India boasts of the first woman Prime Minister in the world! However there are no end of reports of wife burning, female infanticide ...

(5 pages) 124 0 4.7 Jan/1996

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights > Women's Studies


recent years are no exception to this. Since 1988, power has been divided among the president, the prime minister and the military. Tensions between the three, however, have led to eight changes of g ... e's Party (or PPP) received a majority of the vote and as a result Benazir Bhutto once again became prime minister. This time however, she has a pliant president in the form of an old friend. On Novem ...

(5 pages) 126 1 3.9 Nov/1996

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

this essay will talk about the conscription crisis that happened in 1917.

as a very big problem that happened in 1917. In which, the government was forcing men to go to war. Prime minister Borden asked to conscript soldiers, because of three main reasons. First, the number ... gainst France, so the French Canadians did not want to fight against their own country.As a result, Prime Minister Borden implemented the military service act, forcing men to go to war, because many m ...

(2 pages) 77 1 3.6 Jun/2002

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

Sir John Alexander Macdonald

power, such as they may be, for the good of the Dominion of Canada.' Yes, we can say that the first Prime Minister was very devoted to Canada and her people, and helped direct Canada to become what it ... nd courteous. And because of his humor and consideration of others, people enjoyed being around the Prime Minister. He left a good impression on the people of Canada because he cared for not only the ...

(2 pages) 58 0 4.7 Nov/1996

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

This is an essay about the achivements of William Gladstone and Benjamin Disraeli.

nd Benjamin DisraeliWilliam Gladstone (1809-1898) and Benjamin Disraeli (1804-1881) were two notableprime ministers that contributed greatly to the politic arena of Great Britainbetween 1868 and 1894. ... to the politic arena of Great Britainbetween 1868 and 1894. Of these two, Queen Victoria's favorite prime ministerwas Benjamin Disraeli. The biggest difference between them was that Disraeli ledthe Co ...

(2 pages) 43 0 4.3 Oct/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers

Washington's Gunboat Gamble

try and as a people and we will fight and die for that right."1 This was said by Maurice Bishop the Prime Minister of Grenada on March 13, 1980. At the time Bishop was probably unaware that someday hi ... Grenada. Two of the most important and most dramatic events were; the house arrest and execution of Prime Minister Bishop and the invasion of Grenada at dawn at St. George¹s by the United States. ...

(7 pages) 38 0 3.0 Oct/1996

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

The Affects of Prime Minister Sir. Robert Menzies and the turn around of Austraila's economy during his stint as prime minister.

Sir Robert Menzies stint as a prime minister for Australia lasted from 1949 to 1966. During this period Australia experienced such ... rt Menzies the sole reason why the Australian economy was so successful during the time he spent as Prime Minister or was it due to outs? Australia has been influenced very heavily by America, the hig ... behind until they figured out a solution to the problem.Sir Robert Menzies served as the Australian Prime Minister for 16 years (1950-1966) he was the only Prime minister since the First World War to ...

(6 pages) 82 0 4.5 Dec/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > Australian History

Japan And Its Entrance Into The West

In 1945 Prime Minister Yoshida Shigeru was told by General Douglas MacArther that postwar reforms were neces ...

(5 pages) 160 0 5.0 Dec/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > Asian History

Prime Minister & Cabinet.

PRIME MINISTER & CABINETQuestions:1)What is collective ministerial responsibility?(5)2)Outline t ... ve ministerial responsibility?(5)2)Outline the role of the cabinet.(10)3)What factors influence the prime ministers appointment of ministers?(15)4)How powerful is the prime minister?(20)Answers:1)The ... onsibility is all those under it must agree with all put forward by the superior, in this case, the Prime Minister. Usually, if whatever case, say whether or not unmarried couples can adopt, is up for ...

(10 pages) 75 0 4.9 Dec/2002

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

This essay is about the first world war from Canada's point of view. It tells about what was happening to Canada during the First World War

World War IThe Date?1914-1918Who was the Prime Minister at the time?Robert Borden was the Prime Minister at the time.Who was involved?All peo ...

(2 pages) 118 1 4.4 Jan/2003

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

This essay is about the Canadian confederation in 1867. It describes all the people involved, what happened, why it happened, how it happened and so on.

ConfederationThe date?July 1st, 1867Who was the Prime Minister at the time?The first Prime Minister was the Prime MInister at the time. Sir John A. ...

(3 pages) 64 0 3.7 Jan/2003

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

Pierre Elliot Trudeau's influence on Canada, and how it affected our society to this day

English, while promoting Canadian unity and independence.Pierre Trudeau was first elected Canada's Prime Minister in 1968. He remained in power over the following 16 years, except for a Leading Canad ... socialist, federal, and pacifist.Trudeau had been opposed to the Liberals and Lester B Pearson, the Prime Minister at the time, because he felt the Pearson administration had given too much independen ...

(5 pages) 134 1 4.5 Jan/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers

community care history and politics during the 50's/60's in the U.K.

the Tory chancellor and Hugh Gateskell the chancellor under Labour.Moderates succeeded Churchill as Prime Minister and so these consensus policies were continued. The consensus was generally re-enforc ...

(2 pages) 94 1 4.5 Jan/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays

~Canadians in Korea~ What were the most important contributions made by Canadians and the UN to the Korean conflict? Topic: Canadians in the Korean Conflict

Canada were the greatest contributors in this war. At the time of the war, St. Laurent was Canada's Prime Minister did not immediately commit Canadian forces into war, because they had been limited to ... ces into war, because they had been limited to defend Canada after WWII. However, on August 7, 1950 Prime Minister decided to send a brigade in aid to South Korea. Even though, Canada's contribution w ...

(5 pages) 46 0 4.6 Jan/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers

Brief contrast of Congress and Parliament

support the government. In a Parliamentary system the party that holds the most seats will choose a Prime Minister. That party will remain in power as long as they follow their leader or until the nex ...

(1 pages) 164 2 3.4 Jan/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Government

Assess the Significance of the question of Parliamentary Reform in the Careers of Gladstone and Disraeli 1865-68?

mentary reform included the Crimean War and events in Italy and Poland. Also there was Palmerston, (Prime Minister of the 50's) who was very popular and very powerful and had always succeeded in keepi ...

(8 pages) 48 0 3.8 Jan/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

The Thatcher Years This essay is about the charismatic leader that took Britain by storm for over ten years and managed to crush the corrupt powers of the trade unions with her iron fist.

In 1979 Margaret Thatcher took over from James Callaghan as Prime Minister. On being appointed she appealled, in the words of Francis of Assisi for help in brin ... for help in bringing harmony when there is discord. For the next eleven years Margaret Thatcher was Prime Minister winning an incredible three general elections. During this time, though, her style wa ... o pushed through unpopular policies with the sheer force of her personality.The effectiveness of as prime minister must be measured with numbers in order to build up a subjective view and not one that ...

(6 pages) 131 1 2.6 Jan/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science > Politicians

Slovak Republic

president. Now stand's at the head of Slovak republic Rudolf Schuster. At the head of government is prime minister. The momentaly prime minister is Mikulásh Dzurinda.Slovakia is divided on outs ...

(1 pages) 80 1 1.6 Apr/2003

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Description of Canada by a Canadian.

from the U.S. will know a little bit about their neighbors to the north, such as the provinces, the prime minister, the fact that it is a British commonwealth country still and that there is no such l ... s made up of close to the same amount of people and then the party with the most seats then becomes Prime minister. Canada is very proud of its military past having the largest English population that ...

(4 pages) 67 0 4.4 Apr/2003

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays