Essays Tagged: "Bosnia"

What path should be taken by the EU, NATO and the UN to develop a stable and peaceful environment in the former Yugoslavia for the long-term?

f violence throughout the Balkans has, for the most part, been carefully contained. The fighting in Bosnia has ceased, Kosovo too, for that matter, and fighting between security forces and Albanian re ... 's niche in their ever-changing organizational role (since the end of the Cold War). True, when the Bosnian war began in 1991, NATO had never fired a shot in anger; it had never conducted an operation ...

(8 pages) 98 0 3.6 Feb/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

The effects the Bosnian war (1992-1995) had on children.

Lost Children of BosniaImagine a 10-year-old girl falling asleep to gunshots and waking up to the thud of a violent g ... st leave the home they once cherished. This is a typical adolescence for a child living through the Bosnian War of 1992-1995. Some were blessed and did not lose their parents, and some were killed. Ov ... d and did not lose their parents, and some were killed. Over 15,000 children were killed during the Bosnian Civil War of the 1990's, 45,000 children lost at least one parent and tens of thousands lost ...

(5 pages) 69 0 4.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Cuase of world war one.

ents. Their loss of influence in Bulgaria and defeat along with Serbia when Austria Hungary annexed Bosnia and Herzegovina in 1908, were two of them. The latter would lead Russia to back up Serbia whe ... ted in the war, Russia would lose all hope of having influence in the Balkans. When Austria annexed Bosnia and Herzegovina in 1908, Serbia made threats and asked Russia for help. Germany promised Aust ...

(5 pages) 47 1 3.0 May/2003

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

"Bosnia: A Short History" by Noel Malcolm.

Book Review: 'Bosnia: A Short History'At a glance Noel Malcolm's Bosnia: A Short History looks to provide a brief ... hort History'At a glance Noel Malcolm's Bosnia: A Short History looks to provide a brief account of Bosnia in build up to the contemporary conflict between the Serbs and the Croats in the former Yugos ... ttempt to prove the "myth" that it was in-fact solely a product of long standing differences within Bosnia itself, wrong. Using an arsenal of solid historical fact gained from his, obviously extensive ...

(4 pages) 70 1 3.3 May/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

UN--What is the role of the UN in world affairs and what is its future prospects?

und the world in more than 50 years since the UN's establishment, such as the conflicts in Somalia, Bosnia and Afghanistan. However, it is too early to judge if the UN has become a failure. In world a ...

(3 pages) 107 4 4.2 Jun/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Government > United Nations

Kozara Mountain, Details the history of this mountain located in present day Yugoslavia.

ntury, the entire country of Slavonia was conquered by another Catholic monarchy, the Hrvatinics of Bosnia. The Babonics were killed. The Kozara Mountain was then a part of Bosnia.During the late fift ... d. The Kozara Mountain was then a part of Bosnia.During the late fifteenth and sixteenth centuries, Bosnia was attacked by Turkey. The Turkish Empire executed the Hrvatinics and forced all of the Cath ...

(2 pages) 42 0 3.6 Jul/2003

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

This essay is about the history of the russian and bosnian people.

Historically and politically, the Bosnians and the Russians are aperfect match.This history started in the middle of the first thousan ... choslovakia, and Russia, by the non-slavic tribesthat settled the lands of Austria and Hungary. The Bosnians originalancestors were the Southern Slavs. They raided areas throught theBalkans including ... now Croatia, Slovinia and Bosina were infuenced by Rome andtook up Roman Catholicisim. However, the Bosnians, who were alwasysbeing threathned politically by the Orthodox Christian Serbs as wellas the ...

(3 pages) 50 0 2.2 Jul/2003

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

The Events Leading To WWI

g country. The treaty also made Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Montenegro, Serbia, and Romania independent. Bosnia was given to Austria-Hungary and Cyprus was given to Britain. Russia who won in the Russo-Tur ... d that he will support Morocco and prevent France for taking over. The French were upset about this.Bosnia and Serbia wanted Bosnia, but on October 1908, Austria-Hungary took control of Bosnia. Serbia ...

(4 pages) 150 3 3.6 Sep/2003

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

A Film analysis of the beginning segment of the film 'Welcome to Sarajevo' (good for film orals)

is news team, ITV, to war-torn Sarajevo. It's 1992 and the city has just seen its worst fighting as Bosnian Serbs try to derail the country's new independence with artillery bombardment. While there, ... p of an American aid worker.(Show Film Sequence)I am going to talk briefly about the history of the Bosnian War to give you an understanding about this film.Before its independence, Bosnia-Herzegovina ...

(6 pages) 44 0 3.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

A comparison of two representations of the Bosnian conflict

Warriors, and the News report shown on the 23rd April 1993 are structured to tell the story of the Bosnian conflict. They have similar intentions to inform the audience of the crisis and show the res ... onalised representation of the aftermath of the ethnic cleansing experienced due to the conflict in Bosnia. Peter Kosminsky's Warriors depicts the agonising frustration of young soldiers forced to sta ...

(5 pages) 46 0 5.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Genre Study

Ethnic cleansing in America

ures up images of Serbians ousting the Albanians in Kosovo, or even Serbian and Muslim conflicts in Bosnia, but do we think of ethnic cleansing as something that has happened within the United States? ...

(7 pages) 35 0 0.0 May/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Concerning the Invasion in Iraq: Comparison to Thoreau's Political Beliefs

ampaign. While we can freely speak in disfavor of the poor treatment of people in Kenya, Haiti, and Bosnia, and effectively justify the subsequent United States' military interventions, the terror in ...

(2 pages) 26 0 3.0 Jun/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

Izzetbegovic passes away .. the end of an era in the Balkans

nt past have so shaken the conscience of the world as the carnage and blood bath that took place in Bosnia Herzegovina during the years 1991-1995. Here in this profile, the author brings out a swift r ... nal community became suddenly alive to the existence of a geographical location in Eastern Europe - Bosnia Herzegovinia by name and one, which was previously a province of the former Yugoslavia. There ...

(15 pages) 27 0 3.7 Jan/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers

The act of burning the American flag

my.I'm currently a Drill instructor for basic combat training at Ft. Knox Kentucky. I HaveServed in Bosnia, Kosovo and Iraq and have seen what makes this nation the greatest inthe World. From the horr ...

(4 pages) 37 0 0.0 Jun/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Human Rights Abuses - Ethnic Cleansing During the Bosnian War. 20/20

DOWNLOAD THE FULL TEXT - it will make much more sense.The "ethnic cleansing" by Bosnian Serbs in 1992 is an example of human rights abuse. Ethnic cleansing is defined by the Americ ... Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia was established in 1945 after World War II, consisting of Bosnia-Hercegovina, Serbia, Croatia, Macedonia, Slovenia and Montenegro. On March 5, 1992, Bosnia de ... separation from and independence of Yugoslavia. The area had been shared between Serbs, Croats and Bosnian Muslims (Bosniaks). There were no clear geographical divisions between ethnic groups, and no ...

(5 pages) 88 0 4.8 Feb/2007

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Human Rights

Of Animals And Wars

retty women like in the case of Helen of Troy? Some conflicts arise due to florid ethnic vendettas (Bosnia and Rwanda) and others with etheric clashes of interests based on economic reasons like the i ...

(2 pages) 468 0 0.0 May/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Why World War One Happend

nces were a cause of ww1. Austria-Hungary was allied with Germany and Italy. Serbia was allied with Bosnia, France, Russia, and Great Britain (who is allied with America). These alliances made the cou ... for war. The alliances caused the war because when Austria-Hungary and Serbia went to war Germany, Bosnia, Russia, France, and Great Britain (America in 1917) all went to war as well. The alliances w ...

(2 pages) 20 0 5.0 Feb/2002

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

Prejudice and Discrimination

Prejudice and DiscriminationBetween 1992 and 1995 the three major ethnic groups of today's Bosnia and Herzegovina. Bosniaks Bosnian Serbs and Bosnian Croats, fought a bitter conflict for poli ... d unfairly dismissed because of their ethnicity.There has been a great deal of discrimination among Bosnians. Even in more recent years, despite having been included in the OSCE Fair Employment Projec ...

(4 pages) 28 0 4.0 Jan/2009

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights

Prejudice and Discrimination

Bosnia is a country that is rich in different cultures, races, and ethnicities. Being so diverse can ... t along and therefore creating prejudice and discrimination. Some examples of different cultures in Bosnia are the Serb, Croats, and the Muslims. When one is looking to visit a country, he or she shou ... f a country before visiting that country. In this case, one would want to find out everything about Bosnia's many cultures. Three of these cultures one would need to study are the Serbs, Croats, and t ...

(4 pages) 49 0 0.0 Feb/2009

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

The Bosnian Genocide

The Bosnian War took place between March 1992 and November 1995. During this war, there was a horrible a ... ook place between March 1992 and November 1995. During this war, there was a horrible amount of the Bosnian Muslims who were killed by the Bosnian Serbs in Srebrenica. Conflicts between the Serbs and ... lted in a horrible genocide of a race of humans, and it showed how uncivilized humans can be in war.Bosnia is one of several small countries that emerged from the break-up of Yugoslavia, a multicultur ...

(2 pages) 12 0 0.0 Jan/2010

Subjects: Humanities Essays