Essays Tagged: "colonial power"

Western Imperialism and Racism

he time they disregarded the native populations or createdstereotypes around them that suited their colonial needs. Imperialism brought about aclash of cultures. Colonial European and Japanese power e ... ith domain over the native cultures. Their belief that theywere above the people who lived in their colonial empires not only decreased mutualrespect but also gave rise to a racist style of thinking.F ...

(5 pages) 178 0 4.2 Nov/1996

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights > Black Awareness & Racism

Peace settlements as a cause of WWII

he peace settlement should include. In Britain, leaders were thinking about how to increase British colonial power. In France, many wanted to permanently punish the Germans, partly in revenge for Germ ...

(3 pages) 49 0 3.8 Jan/2003

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

Movie Review of the film Gandhi.

d and young man grew up to be the modern father and peaceful liberator of India and Pakistan from a Colonial Power. It portrayed how a dedicated and modest young man was able to grow up and inspire th ... and workers being beaten and mistreated one after the other for protesting peacefully against their colonial administrators.By organizing meetings, then mass rallies to ignite the inspiration and real ...

(7 pages) 139 0 4.7 Feb/2003

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

Algeria. DeGaulle and the U.N.'s influence on Algeria's decolonization

France's colonial Empire before World War Two was second in size only to that of Britain. It had a population ... ion one and a half times the size of it homeland and was twenty percent larger. By 1962 however the colonial empire was little more than a remnant of what had been . The process of de-colonization had ... hat remained in minds of France's elite. They believed quite strongly that France's job was to be a colonial Empire and that National pride was based around being a colonial power. Before France was t ...

(5 pages) 75 0 4.4 Mar/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > African Studies - History

South Africa. study notes on the whole topic.

Britain, in its unique position as the former colonial power and the major investing country in South Africa, had been one of the main targets of ... aigning against apartheid had been going on in the 1950's as part of the wider support for the anti-colonial movements.(6) Decolonisation helped to throw into even greater prominence the plight of the ... (CAO), provided a platform bringing together various bodies such as Fenner Brockway's Movement for Colonial Freedom (MCF, formed in 1954), the Africa Bureau (1952), and Christian Action (1946), as we ...

(41 pages) 329 6 4.6 Nov/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > African Studies - History

US Colonial power and its position in the world.

With colonial power in 1898, the United States' role in the world changed to that of isolation and expans ... "It would have been of benefit to all had the US not, under the guise of fighting against external colonialism, focused its foreign policy on constituting a continental block that the US itself hoped ... tp:// 05/03lemoine) The Monroe Doctrine defied the intervention of any European colonial power in the Americas with the US already the colonial power there. "Although Americans gra ...

(2 pages) 44 0 3.3 Dec/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Inventions resulting from the Industrial Revolution

In the 1700's, England was the world's leading colonial power. England's colonies also provided a market for manufactured products. The manufacture ...

(4 pages) 76 0 4.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Nervous Conditions by Tsitsi Dangarembga

cratic authority exercised by the men of her culture and the racism and patriarchy exhibited by the colonial power. Much of her growth and confidence is bolstered through her relationship with four wo ... novel's conflicts and interactions occur due to the tumultuous time period and the setting's uneasy colonial aura.Although the novel was written in the 1980s it takes place during the 1960s when ma ...

(3 pages) 56 0 2.3 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature

"Why was Mussolini able to get to power in 1922?"

Italy at all, as a result of "Italy's continuing weakness as a cultural, industrial, military, and colonial power compared to older European states"(Essays in 20th Century World History).This resulte ...

(6 pages) 85 1 4.8 May/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Toussaint L'Overture

years old. Toussaint L' Overture was the father of the Haitian Revolution. He overthrew the "French colonial power in Saint Domingue," (Conflict's Roots, p. 42) he presented Haiti with its first Const ... with European troops." (Conflict's Roots, p. 42) This helped him succeed in overthrowing the French colonial power from the island. Therefore making him a strong revolutionary and the most remembered ...

(2 pages) 29 0 3.0 Jun/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Nostalgia for Napalm

of troops, provided almost all of the funding for the French effort to re-establish themselves as a colonial power. In other words, the U.S. was supporting Western colonialism. The Vietnamese coalitio ... t was a coalition by the way) opposed to France and later to the U.S. were clearly fighting against colonialism.For this reason, I think we should stop talking about the great "democratic effort" of t ...

(1 pages) 16 0 5.0 Sep/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

The main factors that enabled Mussolini to rise to power, and consolidate his position in Italy between 1918 and 1929.

Italy at all, as a result of "Italy's continuing weakness as a cultural, industrial, military, and colonial power compared to older European states". This resulted in a deepening national inferiority ...

(5 pages) 27 0 0.0 Aug/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

The Vietnam War showed the USA that it would have to learn to live with communism. To what extent is this statement true?

ccept the communist sphere of influence. In the Vietnam War, the USA was not capable of defeating a colonial power which enjoyed being supplied by communist China and the USSR. Despite this, the USA l ... ent was Ho Chi Minh, who had connections with the Soviet Union. When the French aimed to regain its colonial mastery over Indochina, the USA decided to support the French because to them it represente ...

(4 pages) 43 0 3.0 Jan/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > The Cold War

Market System

MARKET SYSTEM As a new country called Calibrium, has declared independence from an old Colonial Power. Since, they are independent they will need a good system to make a better society. W ...

(2 pages) 14 0 0.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers


t widely accepted within Buddhist circles. Historically, Sri Lanka was greatly affected by western colonial power and invasions from the Portuguese and Dutch resulted in Buddhism within Sri Lanka exp ...

(6 pages) 81 0 0.0 Jan/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

Why did the industrial revolution begin in Europe?

and was one of the world's leading producers of iron and coal and was considered as having the most colonial power. This is all due to their newly acquired colonies.England had a stable and flexible g ...

(2 pages) 23 0 1.7 Mar/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Slave Treatment over the years in the Americas Rashad Morris

Slaves tended to be treated very differently depending upon their regional location and the colonial power that controlled the area. Overall slavery was an attractive proposition to landowners ... were taking and treated horribly in some cases but there are few accounts on what were the reasons colonial power conquered these lands and used their native people as what I call a "labor production ...

(3 pages) 11 0 0.0 Feb/2009

Subjects: History Term Papers > African Studies - History