Essays Tagged: "Europeans"

Purple Loosestrife - on the invasive qualities of purple loosestrife and the consequences

rife is an exotic species that was introduced to North America from Europe during the early 1800's. Europeans sailing to North America would fill their ships ballast with wet sand taken from shores of ...

(12 pages) 81 0 4.3 Jun/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

"No Longer at Ease" by Chinua Achebe, Nigerian Writer

erienced in the novel "No Longer at Ease". In each novel there is conflict both with peers and with Europeans. Inside these scenes of "life as usual" in Nigeria there are also moral questions embedded ...

(7 pages) 188 1 3.3 Nov/1995

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

African and Native American Slavery

African and Native American SlaveryThe 1500's, a time of discovery, was when theEuropeans came to dominate most of the New World. TheEuropeans traveled to Africa and captured Afric ... r land and satisfy their need for power. I feelthat the treatment of the Indians and Africans by theEuropeans was completely unjustifiable. While the Indiansand Africans were less technologically adva ... s completely unjustifiable. While the Indiansand Africans were less technologically advanced and theEuropeans were uneducated, in this particular field, nothingcan compensate for the actions of the Eu ...

(2 pages) 112 0 3.7 Nov/1996

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


y of Indoneisa.In early days, the region from India to Japan, including Indonesia, was known to the Europeans as the Indies. Chris Colombus was looking for a westward sea roots from Europe to the Indi ...

(3 pages) 229 2 4.1 Nov/1992

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

The Forced Assimilation of Native Americans

The Forced Assimilation of Native AmericansOne of the more horrible and lesser known aspects of the Europeans colonization of the United States is the destruction of numerous Native American societies ... ngenuity from long practice..." Before long, wars broke out, forcing the indigenous Indians and the Europeans settlers into a struggle for North America.After about ten years of fighting, the US and t ...

(4 pages) 322 0 4.4 Dec/1996

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

The Commercial Revolution. On colonization by the Europeans.

into Europe, eventually becomingmanufactured goods. Slaves became a source of cheap labor and many Europeans spreadEurope's economic policies when they settled in the colonies. Mercantilism, which st ...

(2 pages) 138 0 4.2 Nov/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays


philosophe, pointed outthat hundreds of thousands of slaves were sacrificing their lives just sothe Europeans could quell their new taste for sugar, tea and cocoa. Asimilar view was taken by Rousseau, ...

(2 pages) 156 2 4.0 Jan/1996

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


ing symphonies at nine years of age. In 1762 his father brought himto many concerts through Europe. Europeans ignored Mozart when he was 21 in hissearch for more spirited and pleasing career. He trave ...

(1 pages) 151 1 3.8 Jan/1997

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies > Performers & Composers

Process and Analysis Essay, TOPIC: MASAI MARRIAGE CEREMONY IN TANZANIA (any comments will be appreciated)

cluding the Shirazi of Persia and Comorians from the Comoro Islands in the Indian Ocean. Asians and Europeans are small minorities in Tanzania. They practice a nomadic lifestyle, moving around within ...

(3 pages) 65 1 4.2 Apr/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

European Expansion beyond territorial borders between 1450 and 1650

Chapter 161.Discuss 2 factors that enabled Europeans to expand beyond their borders from 1450 to 1650.The two main factors that allowed the Eur ... s to expand were technological breakthroughs and government funding for these trips and support.The Europeans technological advancements allowed for the arming of newer more maneuverable ships. Cannon ...

(1 pages) 99 1 4.6 Apr/2002

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

The Conquest of the Aztec and Incan Empires

mpires were isolated, they knew nothing of the new world and other cultures, they believed that the Europeans intentions were of no relevance to them and underestimated them. Another reason was techno ... e hand held musket.The poor judgment of the Aztec people was their main downfall. The timing of the Europeans arriving towards the end of the fall where harvesting was a main priority of the Aztecs an ...

(1 pages) 93 0 3.0 Apr/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > Central & Southamerican History

The Euro- a research paper about the euro- I had to write this for my economics class

The Euro-The Euro is a currency that will simplify the way Europeans spend money. In 1999 eleven European countries: Germany, France, Italy, Spain, Luxembourg, ... will know whose face is on each bill, whether they're in Spain or Austria. A common currency gives Europeans something to relate to each other about and releases feelings of separation. You know how ...

(8 pages) 479 1 4.4 Apr/2002

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Markets & Exchanges

Eighteenth Amendment. Reason, analysis, and the cause of the Ammendment.

Eighteenth AmendmentIt all began on board ships that were bringing the first Europeans to America back in the 1600s. Alcohol was a very popular drink and was considered a necess ...

(4 pages) 89 0 3.8 Apr/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

"U.S. Immigration - 1875-1910" On Immigration into the U.S. and the Measures the U.S. took to limit immigration. One main focus is Chinese Immigration to the U.S.

United States immigration has played a big role. In fact, the birth of the US came about because of Europeans that immigrated here for religious freedom. From those small settlements came towns and ci ...

(4 pages) 401 0 3.8 Apr/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

US/Canadian Native American Identities: A brief history and the identity dillema.

ne is descended from the indigenous people who once lived 'peacefully' in North American before the Europeans invaded? Is this all that being a Native American means? As a 'minority�,' there is ... n Minnesota and extended well into Canada" (Canadian Border Outfitters, 1). Later times brought in Europeans, and with them came the trapping of animals for their fur to trade. The waterways were us ...

(11 pages) 282 0 3.4 Apr/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Cherokee, on native Americans

Cherokee Indian nation. The Cherokee's were by far the largest and most advanced of the tribes when Europeans first arrived and came in contact with Native Americans. There are too many tribes to go o ... okee's since many of their ways and customs are so similar to all the other tribes in the East.When Europeans first arrived in North America, the Cherokees occupied a large expanse of territory in the ...

(4 pages) 142 0 3.0 Oct/1996

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

"Heart of Darkness" by Joseph Conrad --Exploitation of the African Natives

pings of 'civilization' are removed. This novel excellently portrays the shameful ways in which the Europeans exploited the Africans: physically, socially, economically, and spiritually.Throughout the ... he Africans: physically, socially, economically, and spiritually.Throughout the nineteenth century, Europeans treated their African counterparts savagely. They were beaten, driven from their homes, an ...

(4 pages) 112 1 5.0 Dec/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Native American Prejudice

se peoplespread throughout the continents of North and South America. Since the arrival of theEuropeans in 1492 the American Indian has been dehumanized, decivilized and redefinedinto terms t ... t Indies. This termis still used today.From the first interaction with the native peoples the Europeans inatiated dominanceand superiority. There are three distinctive reasons that the Europe ...

(4 pages) 226 0 2.8 Nov/1996

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

"Indian Suffrage"

ir property because it's belong to God and no one have the right to buy, sell, nor own it. However, Europeans has an opposite view of Indians beliefs, cultures, and use of lands. They viewed Indians a ... as lost. Indians also lost their original lands as a result of direct and indirect contact with the Europeans. The whites wanted more lands for their developments, and because of this greed, they crea ...

(6 pages) 192 0 3.8 Feb/1997

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

The Origin of Emma and Nora, From Henrik Ibsens "A doll's house" and Gustave Flaubert's "Madame Bovary"

ct that it was a bestseller. AlsoHenrik Ibsens "A Doll's House" was such a slap in the face to many Europeansthat it was banned in some countries and revised in Germany so that it had ahappy ending. S ...

(4 pages) 110 0 4.6 Dec/1996

Subjects: Art Essays > Drama