Essays Tagged: "1880s"

Probing Yeats's Mysticism - Colored Nationalism In Easter 1916

nt stands at the center of modern literature. He had a very long poetic career, stretching from the 1880s to the 1930s, and had experienced a slow and painful change in his poetic creation, starting i ...

(7 pages) 65 0 3.4 Dec/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

The process of federation in Australia

The process of federation took a long time. It was not until the 1880s that a movement towards federation really began. Before this period of time, the colonies were ... e the larger colonies thought they would end up paying the way for the smaller colonies. Before the 1880s people also tended to identify with their local area first and their colony second. This was b ... irst and being governed by a central government. These beliefs were what separated the colonies pre 1880s.However, throughout the 1880s, a sense of nationalism began to grow. 70 % of the population we ...

(3 pages) 81 0 3.6 Mar/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > Australian History

History of homosexuality.

exual, and later coined homosexual as its opposite. The term entered the psychiatric lexicon in the 1880s and 1890s thanks to Richard von Krafft-Ebing's adoption of it in Psychopathia Sexualis. One pr ...

(7 pages) 197 0 3.0 Aug/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Homosexuality

WWWI and its place in European history.

continue on after the armistice, and were in fact greatly responsible for World War II.In the late 1880s Europe was being transformed from a predominately agrarian society to an industrial society. A ...

(5 pages) 37 0 4.0 Oct/2003

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

This paper covers the effects of imperialism on India

perial rule.By the middle of the nineteenth century Europeans began to speak of imperialism; by the 1880s the term began to appear in speeches and writings throughout Western Europe (Bentley 934). Imp ...

(4 pages) 122 0 4.6 Nov/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > Asian History

This is about the US in world affairs during the late 1800s and early 1900s

airs. In other words, they were becoming a world power. This meant many things, many changes.In the 1880s, the US was still known as a minor county, a nation known to play only a small role in world a ...

(8 pages) 105 1 3.7 Feb/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Brief overview of mutual funds: history, benefits, comparison to stocks

ions.The first mutual fund was started in 1822 in the Netherlands and the second in Scotland in the 1880s.They were originally called investment trusts.The first American mutual fund was established i ...

(2 pages) 133 0 3.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Basic Civil War summary

The Populist MovementIn the late 1880s, there was a crisis for plains farmers when a drought damaged their crops. Meanwhile, farmers ...

(10 pages) 107 0 5.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Human cloning

laws of heredity. This was one of the most important steps that made cloning possible Also, in the 1880s, Weissman stated that the genetic information of a cell diminishes with every cell. Since then ...

(5 pages) 187 1 3.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Current Issues

Industrial changes

otton for the whole county and not just themselves or ones around them like they did before. In the 1880s, the Textile production was at five percent, and by the 1900s, the Textile production when to ...

(4 pages) 57 0 5.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

How Did The Constitutional Crisis Affect The Unionist Alliance?

ssion in the 19th century land prices had declined. Also landowners had found that, starting in the 1880s, their privileges were being restricted by legislations already in place. They were also annoy ...

(2 pages) 20 0 0.0 May/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

How European expansion and colonial rule has affected or contributed to the social, economic, or ecological problems of Kenya

suffered and now endure the social, economic and ecological problems of today.Historically, in the 1880s Africa was divided between the European countries. Europeans in the 19th century sought indust ...

(5 pages) 97 1 3.9 May/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > African Studies - History

"For Japan to overturn the unequal treaties, they had to Westernise and they Westernised their societal structures and processes"

In the 1880s, Japan started what many still believe in 2004 to be one of the most successful and indeed rap ...

(3 pages) 55 0 5.0 Jun/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

The Populist Movement

dvocated a wide range of economic and political legislation in the late 19th century.Throughout the 1880s local political action groups known as Farmers' Alliances sprang upamong Middle Westerners and ...

(1 pages) 53 0 3.0 Feb/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Australia's reputation and national identity

eady fought an inconclusive war in 1880.Disocvery of gold and diamonds in the Boer republics in the 1880s intensified rivalry, and British imperial ambition and Boer independence resulted in friction ...

(7 pages) 50 0 4.1 Jun/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > Australian History

Israeli-Palestinian Conflict -- Brief history of the conflict in the Middle East.

In the 1880s, the Zionist movement was initiated in Europe. This movement held that the Jewish people had a ... umber of Jews immigrating to Palestine.Initially, the trickle of Jewish immigration emerging in the 1880s met with little opposition from the local population. However, in the 1920s and 1930s, as Anti ...

(4 pages) 83 0 4.3 Feb/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > Middle Eastern History

African Scramble

of Europe's colonial empires. The Scramble began slowly in the 1870s, reached its peak in the late 1880s and 1890s, and tapered off over the first decade of the 20th century. Between 1885 and 1900, E ...

(4 pages) 51 0 3.0 Apr/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > African Studies - History

The Search for Identity 1788-1900 [convict legacy, the bush legend, Larrikins, the bulletin, H. Lawson, A. B. Paterson]

ustralia was on the rise. The idea of the nation emerged with the means for its realization. By the 1880s native- born Australians had begun to outnumber the immigrants, and the momentum for a full- b ... s that the bush legend resulted from disillusionment with change and disruption in Australia in the 1880s and 1890s. Poets, writers and artists sought to create a distinctive national identity. The le ...

(10 pages) 62 0 4.0 Apr/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > Australian History

Are Nouveau

Art Nouveau an international style of decoration and architecture which developed in the 1880s and 1890s. The name comes from the Maison de l'Art Nouveau, an interior design gallery opened ...

(2 pages) 27 0 0.0 May/2006

Subjects: Art Essays > Design Arts

Britain foreign policy 1870 1914

ey from collapsing and Russia expanding her influence in the Balkans at Turkey's expense.During the 1880s and 1890s Britain had pursued a policy of avoiding alliances that involved any sort of militar ...

(5 pages) 30 0 4.8 Sep/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History