Essays Tagged: "dynasties"

Mao Zedong and him as a leader

ys been the essence of Chinese culture, from the early Hsia dynasty to the present Communist reign. Dynasties went through a predictable cycle, which started with a strong administration and ended wit ...

(18 pages) 329 1 3.6 Mar/1997

Subjects: History Term Papers > Asian History

The process of Ancient Egyptian Mummification.

erved some bodies in shallow pits dug into the sand. About 2600 B.C.E., during the fourth and fifth dynasties, Egyptians began to mummify intentionally. The practice continued and developed for well o ... nding on the price paid for it. The best-preserved mummies are the eighteenth through the twentieth dynasties of the New Kingdom, and include those of Tutankhamen and other well-know pharaohs. The his ...

(2 pages) 82 0 4.4 Dec/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > Middle Eastern History > Ancient Egypt

Comparing and contrasting the ancient civilizations of Egypt and China

by a king (in the New kingdom, the king assumed the name "pharaoh") with absolute power. Different dynasties, or a line of rulers from the same family, would rule Egypt. Each ruler was considered to ...

(2 pages) 141 0 4.0 Dec/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > Middle Eastern History > Ancient Egypt

The "Baseball Salary Cap" and why we should have one.

c.) do have one. Why is this? Why won't baseball put a salary cap on baseball to stop the franchise dynasties such as the Yankees or Red Sox? It's not fair to the "lower priced teams", that they can't ... and not just with other sports ("Baseball Can't Bear Costs for Salary Cap").In other words, let the dynasties that control the Major League Baseball organization continue their success.

(4 pages) 124 0 3.9 Feb/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

This essay describes women in china during the Qing dynasty

classics and were reprinted, revised, expanded on, and read in upper class households in all later dynasties especially during Qing dynasty. One of these classical morality texts was Biographies of E ... ictly, was the root virtue for women in Chinese moral thought from the Han dynasty onward. In later dynasties, one important manifestation or aspect of chastity was to celebrate widowhood. It should b ...

(9 pages) 111 0 4.5 Aug/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > Asian History

To Be Or Not To Be is the title. This

rol.The English Monarchs at this time included the Plantagenetand Lancaster dynasty. From these two dynasties cameRichard II and Henry IV, two of England's finest kings.Shakespeare, inspired by the ru ...

(3 pages) 16 0 1.0 Nov/2003

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

Modern Chinese History How successful was China in developing into a modern state in the early 1900's?

der of the Republic of China, pushing for China to reform from the traditional feudal system of the dynasties to a modern democracy modeled after Europe. Looking at various aspects, such as the levels ... is compared to the period of turmoil during the warlord era or the traditional feudal system of the dynasties, though it cannot be said to have been completely successful in transforming into a 'moder ...

(3 pages) 112 0 5.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > Asian History

Book Report: Jon Mancip White's "Everyday Life in Ancient Egypt" a four paged double spaced book report which recieved an A++ in my Western Civ Honors class

approximately three thousand years, from around 3200 B.C.E to around 330 B.C.E., thirty individual dynasties are discussed along with their conquests and downfalls. Beginning with the founder of Egyp ... King Menes and greatly and informingly constructs ideas and facts about the numerous people and/or dynasties that ruled. Not to forget the doings of Nectanebo the second who is more formerly known as ...

(5 pages) 71 0 5.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

The History to Egypt Intro

not group their rulers according to such criteria. They rather seem to have developed the notion of dynasties throughout their history. The Palermo Stone simply lists the kings one after the other, wi ... are described as the kings of Itj-Tawi, the capital whence they ruled. We owe the division into 30 dynasties as we use it now to Manetho, the Egyptian priest who lived at the beginning of the Ptolema ...

(2 pages) 43 0 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > Middle Eastern History > Ancient Egypt

Racial identity

ry/post slavery, but also the majestic dynastic periods such as the Egyptian, Ethiopian and Moorish dynasties.When the clouds of history lifted, the period after slavery was abolished, primarily the e ...

(3 pages) 91 0 0.0 Nov/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

In this essay on the "Han Dynasty" you will find out how it was established and the compariaon to other governments that have came into existence and fallen. Legalism is also discussed.

convention is used nowadays to avoid confusion with the Later Han Dynasty of the Period of the Five Dynasties and the Ten Kingdoms although the former-later nomenclature was used in history texts incl ... lthough the Ch'in pretty much invented Chinese government, or at least the form that all subsequent dynasties would follow, in addition to standardizing Chinese culture in very vital ways (standards, ...

(3 pages) 56 0 4.5 Jan/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > Asian History

King/Pharaoh Sneferu

ted for 25 years, graffiti on the pyramids suggests that his reign lasted longer. With the break in dynasties, there has been some debate as to whom Sneferu's father actually was, but many believe tha ...

(4 pages) 32 0 4.5 Mar/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > African Studies - History

The History of the Greeks: Hellenic and Hellenistic

rising and falling of the polis while Hellenistic period was plagued by warfare among the remaining dynasties. Despite the differences between the Hellenic and Hellenistic periods, the one thing that ... me of great evolution and revolution of history, art, science and philosophy, the quarreling of the dynasties attracted the attention of the Romans.The Romans set out to conquer the Greeks for the sam ...

(25 pages) 231 0 5.0 Apr/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

At the beginning of the Chinese History

There were over thirty-eight dynasties from the Chinese History. I am going to talk about the beginning of the Chinese History. I ... na Proper north of the Chang Jiang (or Yangtze River)."(Quoted from last Shang's King whom was a dictatorship ruler causing the overthrown by a chief ... is known as the Warring States Period (475-221 B.C.)."(Quoted from ...

(6 pages) 51 0 3.9 Jun/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > Asian History

China growing up.

rs and with 5,000 years being commonly used by Chinese as the age of their civilization. Successive dynasties developed systems of bureaucratic control, which gave the agrarian-based Chinese an advant ...

(1 pages) 28 0 4.0 Aug/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > Asian History

Have Chinese perceptions towards Homosexuality become more or less conservative?

was not accepted and that men were forced to be bisexual in order to procreate.Since China's early dynasties male homosexuality was widely tolerated (at least among the upper classes) but western inf ... male was accepted a stigma was still attached to the submissive penetrated partner. Throughout the dynasties Chinese homosexuality often consisted of an upper class man with a male in a lower class p ...

(4 pages) 56 3 3.9 Oct/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > Asian History

Chinese Culture and Society

t contributions to both the ancient and modern world. The Chinese civilization was ruled by various dynasties in which several emperors would rule. Within the dynasties there were several emperors all ... lds true to its culture and ways of society. Chinese culture and society was directly influenced by dynasties and emperors over time.The Chinese were ruled by various dynasties, since ca. 2,000 BCE. A ...

(7 pages) 198 1 3.0 Jan/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > Asian History

Comparative Essay: The Church and The Caliphate

Christian faith, while in Islam; the Sunni majority and the major (or most accepted as legitimate) dynasties of the Caliphate will be explored. Essentially parallel in purpose, not only have both of ...

(10 pages) 55 0 0.0 Mar/2006

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

China's Greatest Dynasty

ve watched over and guided the people of China towards prosperity. These ruling families are called dynasties, but which one was the best of all? There has been great debate over this topic, but I thi ... rnment is important because it dictates how well the country will be run and it can also help later dynasties if the government works well. With this new government and judicial rules, 13,465 official ...

(3 pages) 58 0 4.5 Feb/2007

Subjects: History Term Papers > Asian History

Nguyen and Bangkok Dynasties

worked to reintroduce monarchies in Siam and Vietnam between 1750 and 1802. The Bangkok and Nguyen dynasties were powerful new dynasties. The Nguyen dynasty ruled over a newly united country of Vietn ...

(5 pages) 14 0 4.3 Mar/2007

Subjects: History Term Papers > Asian History