Essays Tagged: "colonize"

The Tempest. An Imperialist Heaven or Hell?

he Tempest is called Shakespeare's American play, because he calls into question England's right to colonize other nations, much as American colonists did with America 200 years later.The Tempest was ...

(5 pages) 149 1 4.5 Apr/1994

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Shakespeare

"The Martian Chronicles" by Ray Bradbury

's greed for land causes desolation. In the begginning, a firstexpedition is sent to Mars to try to colonize it. This plan is cut short when aMartian, who has telepathic abilities, senses the men comi ... nd kills four men.Finally, he is killed and the crew members send word to Earth saying it issafe to colonize Mars. In all of the last four expeditions, there was only onecause: to colonize Mars. Howev ...

(3 pages) 38 0 4.0 Apr/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Toltec civilization

unced the beginning of celebration.The Toltecs were one of the first 'Nahuatl' speaking cultures to colonize centralMexico. It is unclear whether they came from the North or the South, but, popular th ...

(15 pages) 118 0 3.4 Dec/1995

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Anthropology

Significant places in Havana, Cuba.

generals. These constructions where made to protect the city by the attack of English when Cuba was colonize by Spain and were also the home for many generals and captains. These structures were very ...

(3 pages) 74 0 2.8 Oct/2002

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays > Travel Descriptions

Theoretical Construction of a Lunar Outpost

___________________________3Main Body__________________________________________4Do We Truly Need to Colonize the Stars?_________4The Essentials of Life__________________________5Designing A Lunar Base ... esign for a Lunar based station using clay and a pre-manufactured plastic shell.Do We Truly Need to Colonize the stars?By the year 2000 there will be 6 billion people on this planet of ours and the sh ...

(19 pages) 78 0 4.3 Feb/1997

Subjects: Science Essays > Space

This is an essay comparing and contrasting a sci-fi, 2001 A Space Odyssey, and a western, The Way West.

til completed. Barriers have never stopped us before, but people think we cannot travel through and colonize space, but it is just another barrier we must break through. We cannot overcome this barrie ...

(3 pages) 35 0 3.0 Dec/2002

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

Deals with the clash between the French and British (English) in the 1750s over the land in the Ohio Valley.

pying North America for the possibilities it presented involving trade, the English were looking to colonize the continent and spread through its vast, welcoming expanses. With these two opposing inte ...

(3 pages) 60 0 3.9 Jan/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

"Sexuality in the Victorian Era"

In the early 1800's, Great Britain began to colonize new undiscovered land. It was in these new found areas of the world where the British began ...

(7 pages) 180 3 3.9 Jan/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

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

ial Empire and that National pride was based around being a colonial power. Before France was to de-colonize the elite had to re-adjust their political ideas of what made the Nation great. Algeria's d ...

(5 pages) 75 0 4.4 Mar/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > African Studies - History

Christianity as a Tool of Conquest.

, the contrast between what the original cause and purpose of the Europeans was in their attempt to colonize the new Americas versus what really happened. It accentuates the violence that they commite ...

(8 pages) 94 0 5.0 Jul/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Christianity

The Pritans in America

All throughout the fifteen and sixteen hundreds many groups of people from Europe rushed to colonize the new found land across the Atlantic Ocean. The rush of these groups brought over many di ...

(4 pages) 39 0 0.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

The Colonies by 1763--A New Society

merican colonies turned out to be different from what the British had envisioned when they began to colonize the New World. It was, most likely the distance between the new areas that resulted in the ...

(3 pages) 42 0 3.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Italian Civilization

ited ancient Rome and modern Italy in to one country or in to an Empire. The Roman Empire helped to colonize and bring the whole Empire to a whole by bringing patricians and plebians together by creat ... ads, bridges and fortifications or walls around the city. As the result, the Roman Empire helped to colonize and bring the whole Empire to whole by bringing patricians and plebians together by creatin ...

(6 pages) 48 0 5.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

The Four Main Long-term Causes of World War 1

s. In order to gain money and improve their economy, countries like Great Britain would conquer and colonize smaller territories and use the colony's natural resources to create and sell manufactured ... and sell manufactured goods. Imperialism created a rift between nations because the areas that were colonized by one country, totally belonged to that mother country, thus giving all profits to the mo ...

(3 pages) 76 1 4.2 Apr/2004

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

The Monroe Doctrine causes and effects

id not want neither to involve itself in European internal affairs nor for European imperialists to colonize America.Around the time of the Napoleonic Wars in the 1820s some of Spain?s colonies gained ... oast. The point that was made in this section was that the United States could no longer let Europe colonize America or the remaining independent nations in the Western Hemisphere. The second section ...

(7 pages) 111 1 5.0 Jun/2004

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

Discuss with reference to ethnic conflict in the Caucasus, Russia's war with Chechnya. Your discussion must cite specific aspects of the conflict and lead up to the war in 1994.

lict. In 1783, Tsarist Russia instigated a major incursion into the North Caucasus to subjugate and colonize the area. It began with the annexation of Azaq and the Crimean Khanate and took eighty year ...

(10 pages) 83 0 5.0 Jun/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Issues

The English Colonization of America

England was a late entry in the race to colonize the New World, although its motives-wealth, national glory, religious zeal-were similar to ...

(2 pages) 38 0 0.0 Sep/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Capitalistic Imperialism & the Formation of a New World Order - Germany 1870-1900

rules, giving France and Britain something to be scared about and therefore giving them the fear to colonize. Germany's desire to establish protectorates came from two schools of thought, both of whic ... t with a Franco-Russian alliance already at the time of Bismarck's fall.While Germany's decision to colonize in Africa was not expected, it certainty was not carried out in an irrational way. No other ...

(4 pages) 32 0 4.3 Dec/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History > German History

Effect of imperialism on the Rwandan genocide

and there were no race issues until the 20th century. (4)Germany was the first European country to colonize Rwanda in 1899, administering it indirectly through the existing king. Belgium took control ...

(4 pages) 94 0 4.3 Feb/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > African Studies - History


countrypossesed the idea that their culture was superior to the Indians and Africans, and desired tocolonize areas that were rich in natural resources.The Portuguese voyages demonstrated the practicab ... ns in Africa) they turned to Africans.These countries were united in the belief that they needed to colonize for self-benefit.They conquered lands for God, gold, and glory. Nevertheless, They sought a ...

(2 pages) 43 0 1.0 Mar/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History