Essays Tagged: "domestic affairs"

A comparision between Odyssey, Beowolf, Knight in the Cart

nting, the problems of the warrior and ruler, and so forth. That which would concern women, such as domestic affairs, is not involved in this literature, or is dealt with only casually. Keeping in min ...

(4 pages) 75 0 4.3 Oct/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The Vietnam War & the 1960's Fthe political changes to the Civil Rights Movement.

d Johnson to the White House, where he quickly proved a masterly, reassuring leader in the realm of domestic affairs. In 1964, Congress passed a tax-reduction law that promised to promote economic gro ... rry M. Goldwater of Arizona as their presidential nominee. Goldwater was an extreme conservative in domestic policy and an advocate of strong military action to protect American interests in Vietnam. ...

(14 pages) 370 1 3.5 Sep/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History > North American Wars

Jordan an the Middle East

This is an in-depth history of the economy, foreign relations and domestic affairs of Jordan. As well as a history of the evolution of the country as a major player i ... emonstrates is that despite politically opposing views, Jordan's foreign policy can be derived from domestic economic shortcoming. So that, even though politically to ally with Egypt would be looked d ... e looked down upon by the rest of the Arab nations, it is required in order to maintain an internal domestic market that support growth and expansion. To clarify, this notion proves that despite the W ...

(17 pages) 171 0 3.7 Nov/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > Middle Eastern History

The United States foreign policy of Neutrality in the early years of the country.

an attempt to protect themselves from taking part in the quarrels of the Europeans and focusing on domestic affairs, a path of neutrality was followed. The roots of this first strategy can be seen as ...

(2 pages) 73 0 3.0 Jan/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

The Pearl Harbor Conspiracy

attack on Pearl Harbor was imminent. With the country in an anti-war mood and not caring about non-domestic affairs F.D.R. needed a way to persuade the country into war. After meeting with FDR at the ...

(4 pages) 116 1 5.0 Mar/2003

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

Korean War

an War started. Because of that reason, people did not want to think about foreign affairs but only domestic affairs. The war brought many domestic changes that still remain with us. The war is not fo ... nk the war in terms of containment -- in terms of anti-communism -- in terms of its effect at home, domestically, because it certainly had a lot to do with the McCarthy era and the communism at home, ...

(6 pages) 140 1 3.1 Apr/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > Asian History

Mercantilism: notes and terms

ultimate authority in England = uncertain. Much of the time, rulers in Englnd = too concerned with domestic affairs or wars in Europe to think of Americas.--But when Charles II acceded, colonies = si ...

(4 pages) 61 0 4.3 Jan/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Civil culture in Hong Kong

o system" has resumed the sovereignty over the territory and the involvements of China in Hong Kong domestic affairs have inevitably increase so as the dampening effect in democratization. However the ...

(6 pages) 55 0 5.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

American Politics in the 1790s

ring this time, the French Revolution had exploded, and making its influence known in America. Many domestic affairs, such as, maintaining the economy and creating government, shaped American politics ... through the Alien and Sedition Acts. Although foreign affairs did not have a greater impact versus domestic politically, but did have some and this was through those acts. The Alien and Sedition acts ...

(5 pages) 93 0 4.7 Apr/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

The Weaknesses of the Articles of Confederation

e today but the central government was overall unsuccessful in governing foreign affairs as well as domestic affairs.        The confederation style of government had many weaknesses ... de. As jealousies arose between states, they would levy tariffs on each other's goods. This lowered domestic trade tremendously.        All these weaknesses of the Articles of Confede ...

(2 pages) 41 0 4.3 Oct/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

George Bush vs. John Kerry Third Presidential Debate By Julz Matheney

ird Presidential Debate 2004The third and final Presidential Debate was regarding topics concerning Domestic Affairs. Both Candidates displayed an improvement of performance in verbal and non-verbal a ...

(2 pages) 20 0 3.0 Nov/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science > Politicians

Agree or Disagree: Both President Kennedy and President Johnson were more successful in dealing with domestic affairs than foreign affairs

Both President Kennedy and President Johnson were more successful in dealing with domestic affairs than foreign affairs. Kennedy focused on domestic policies such as Economic Policie ... y focused on domestic policies such as Economic Policies and Civil Rights, while Johnson focused on domestic affairs such as the War on Poverty, Education and Health and Civil Rights.In President Kenn ... ed by leaders of the South Vietnam army. At this point, Kennedy had been assassinated.Kennedy had a Domestic Policy as well during his administration. First, he focused on an economic policy and the i ...

(12 pages) 42 0 4.0 Dec/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

"The Limitations of Globalization and Transnationalism"

orts; political awareness across the world; or, in extremes, even interfering with other countries' domestic affairs? Rourke defines the term as "...the integration of economics, communications, and c ...

(5 pages) 114 0 3.0 Dec/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

Symbols used in "Ethan Frome" by Edith Warton

t love affair with Mattie, his wife's cousin. Mattie has come to assist the Frome family with their domestic affairs. Zeena, Ethan's hypochondriac wife, detects Ethan's love for Mattie. She decides to ...

(3 pages) 27 0 0.0 Dec/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The Hindrance of The Great Society Due to Foreign Policy

on Johnson proposed the idea of the Great Society. After Kennedy's death, a loosely drafted plan in domestic affairs was dropped in Lyndon's lap. This loose sketch became a plan to bring a country out ... r 356). Partnered with Congress, Lyndon carried the original ideas of Kennedy, intertwined with the domestic ideas of his own and carried The Great Society further than any one expected. This blueprin ...

(15 pages) 111 0 4.8 Apr/2005

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Military & International Conflicts & Security

Franklin Delano Roosevelt and the "New Deal"

the 1932 election campaign. This essay focuses on the effectiveness and realism of the New Deal as domestic reform policy.First, what were FDR's beliefs about the role of American government in domes ... American attitudes toward the power of government. In both cases, the attention was turned from the domestic concerns to foreign affairs (from the progressive movement) and to foreign policies (from t ...

(7 pages) 124 0 3.0 Apr/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History > North American Presidents

Art Essay on Penny Siopis

and the white sheet) to depict a story of the violation of women. The same topic can be explored in Domestic Affairs (1994) where she uses broken shells and doll parts to express the violation of wome ...

(2 pages) 41 0 4.6 May/2006

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

Notes on The Hellenistic Age: Cultural Diffusion

mpires eclipsed the city-state power and importance. Cities retained a large measure of autonomy in domestic affairs but lost their freedom of action in foreign affairs.* Monarchy--the essential form ...

(2 pages) 40 0 3.0 Oct/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Mao Zedong: The Man Who Shaped China

s biggest role was in politics, where he used propaganda to gain support of his followers, adjusted domestic affairs in addition to fixing foreign affairs, and created an advantageous military. Had it ... o deal with such problems that would result in the death of his own people. Mao not only dealt with domestic problems properly, but handled foreign in a respectable manner as well.Mao dealt with forei ...

(12 pages) 74 0 4.5 Sep/2007

Subjects: History Term Papers > Asian History

Theodore Roosevelt's 3 Major Contributions

dency are, in order of importance, his involvement in increasing the authority of the presidency in domestic affairs, his efforts in conserving the environment, and most important of all, his preparat ... all, his preparation of America's rise to become a world power.T. R. made many contributions to the domestic area in America. His efforts paved the way for major changes including Women's rights and A ...

(3 pages) 49 1 4.8 Nov/2007

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History > North American Presidents