Essays Tagged: "Self-determination"

Painting in the Second Half of the Nineteenth Century

Second Half of the Nineteenth CenturyDuring the second half of the nineteenth century, the ideal of self-determinationfostered by the French Revolution and spread by Napoleon helped spawn a revolution ...

(6 pages) 279 2 4.4 Nov/1996

Subjects: Art Essays

Reforming the Canadian Senate

in the country is in the heart of every Canadian today. Continuing conflicts concerning Aboriginal self-determination and treatment are reaching the boiling point. How can Canada expect to pull herse ...

(12 pages) 60 0 5.0 Apr/1997

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

"Indian gaming not only works for Indian Country, it works for America". Assignment: Write an essay supporting a controversial issue.

rces to fight Indian gaming. The government does not belittle Israeli or Palestinian efforts toward self-determination, but the government cannot fathom that within the United States, Indian Tribes co ...

(9 pages) 324 2 4.0 Jan/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

Ernest Hemingway.

raised with the conservative midwestern values of strong religion, hard work, physical fitness and self-determination. In Michigan Ernest with his father, Dr. Clarence Hemingway who was a doctor, wou ...

(3 pages) 89 0 4.6 Feb/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Biographies

A welcome to imigrants in Australia.

s own traditions and morality, breaking free of the shackles of its humble convict beginnings. This self-determination, which eventually saw our convict forefathers become free men and the establishme ...

(4 pages) 84 4 4.5 Jun/2003

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays > Travel Descriptions

Why the Government and the public should NOT focus more energy and funds into bush/country areas- relating specefically to Australia.

e Government and the public population should not pay more attention to the bushToday is the age of self-determination. No longer does the bush need to be governed and protected by the city. The era o ...

(2 pages) 17 0 5.0 Aug/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Current Issues

A History of the Beatles.

a or Elvis. They also set an example for all rock n roll bands to follow with their strong sense of self-determination, going against their record company and management on many issues, even refusing ...

(10 pages) 133 0 4.2 Nov/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

WW1 The reasons for involvement and it's key players.

n. People of the same ethnic backgrounds, language and ideals came to realize they had the right to self-determination, which could and did lead the formation of separate sovereignties. New states, es ... but also the spark of nationalism in each of the countries caused many ethnic groups to strive for self-determination. This made each of the power-based countries want to maintain a stable government ...

(4 pages) 74 0 4.2 Nov/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

The Rise and Fall of the Berlin Wall.

e three major reasons for the rise and fall of the Berlin Wall were different governing ideologies, self-determination, and economics. The greatest factor many would say is the self-determination of t ... united again. The reunification was headed by completion of the Cold War, but if it were notfor the self-determination of the German people to become one whole nation again they might still be separat ...

(4 pages) 84 0 3.8 Dec/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History > German History

Play Fairly, an Essay about the harsh terms imposed Germany in the Treaty of Versailles

ench thought it wasn't hard enough on the Germans, the Americans found it at odds with principle of self-determination, and the Germans bitterly resented it. The Treaty of Versailles satisfied no one, ...

(3 pages) 34 1 4.3 Mar/2004

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

"People have the right to decide for themselves whether they should live or die" do you agree or disagree with this statement? back up with quotes to support your answers.

entitlement to choose when and how they should die. I agree with the statement because I believe in self-determination. I will give reasons for my point of view whilst considering another view point; ...

(2 pages) 33 0 3.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

Vietnam's History till 1954

ces. For the next two millennia the Viets, against all odds, would be forced to fight for their own self-determination against nations of great military and economic prosperity, which would prove to b ... wer now and in the near future over Vietnam, the Vietnamese tradition of patriotism and a desire of self-determination will again prevail in the end. In 1893 the French Indo-Chinese Union which declar ...

(10 pages) 72 1 4.1 Apr/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > Asian History


(6 pages) 79 0 4.5 Apr/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Current Issues

Social welfare

nd experience the privildge of self-detrmination. A social workr must respect the clients rights to self-determination. .I witnessed my mothers death in a tragic accident when I was fourteen years old ...

(2 pages) 61 0 2.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

Crime Against Humanity

ime can be further specified as a crime against inhumanity when an individual is unable to practice self-determination and live as peacefully as possible. Contrary to what many people may think, a dea ...

(1 pages) 71 2 4.4 Apr/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Human Rights

Waiting for Freedom in J.M. Coetzee's "Waiting for the barbarians"

nic identity and sovereignty are being violated, the natural instinct for achieving recognition and self-determination suppressed and pride in oneself hurt, people tend to respond in similar ways. Thi ...

(5 pages) 119 2 1.7 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers


(10 pages) 158 0 4.2 May/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

How do the protagonists in the plays Antigone and A Doll's House achieve self-determination in their respective plays? (A Doll's House, Henrik Ibsen and Antigone, Jean Anouilh)

How does the psychological concept of 'self-determination' help us understand the characterisation of Nora and Antigone in their respective ... difficult to understand their behaviour without some understanding of the psychological concept of self-determination. To be independent and live fully as an adult, one must be free to make one's own ... 's own decisions: this is the meaning of maturity. Both these female protagonists are searching for self-determination. Therefore the application of the notion of self-determination is crucial to inte ...

(6 pages) 122 0 3.0 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature