Essays Tagged: "military action"

The Wars of the unification of Germany

of the constitutionof November18 (which incorporated Schleswig in Denmark) within 48 hours or face military action. Denmark, counting on thesupport of the European Powers, rejected the ultimatum. Fra ... tempt at mediation also failed. Denmark was therefore reduced to submission by Prussian andAustrian military force.In the Treaty of Gastein (August 1865) Prussia and Austria decided how to dispose of ...

(7 pages) 137 0 5.0 Jan/1996

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History > German History

The Course of the Second World War

attacked Poland and two days later Britain and France declared war. For the next five months little military action was taken and this period was named 'the Phony War'. However, in April 1940 Hitler b ...

(7 pages) 160 1 4.4 Jul/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers

War in Iraq, paper on the war what and what kinds of questions we should ask before committing ourselves to it.

pute will become less intractable and moderation will become contagious.The staunchest advocates of military action embrace both arguments. Their assumption is that once we get involved in a war for d ... e that actually works." The goal, she said, would be to make sure that Saddam "couldn't rebuild his military power" and "that he would have great difficulty in acquiring weapons of mass destruction."T ...

(3 pages) 384 0 3.7 Oct/2002

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

American Involvement in Iraq and its Consistency with Canadian Foreign Policy

f the world media. Different countries havetaken a stand which is either for or against any kind of military action to be taken by the UnitedStates against Iraq.American Foreign Policy On IraqThe Amer ... y insistthat the Iraqi regime, not their civilians, is the threat to the United States.America sees military force as a last resort which now seems necessary because of Iraq's failureto comply with th ...

(3 pages) 71 0 2.5 Nov/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Current Issues

The Six-Day War.

he 1967 war against the Arab states and to what extent the Arab states were threatening Israel with military action. Important to this inquiry is to discover if blame can really be placed on one side ... b diplomatic relations in the years previous to 19672.Arab rhetoric and nationalist sentiment3.Arab military movements and the initial Israeli strikeWith this evidence, it will be possible to compile ...

(8 pages) 72 0 3.4 Apr/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > Middle Eastern History

War with iraq.

help prevent the risk of an attack by a weapons of mass destruction developed by Iraq. Critics of a military action that say nothing will be gained, and the U.S. just wants to obtain the oil that Iraq ... armament of Iraq and the re-entrance of weapons inspectors into Iraq. If Iraq fails to comply, then military force would be taken in order to disarm Iraq. This proposal met opposition from council mem ...

(4 pages) 199 0 4.3 Apr/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Current Issues

the United States and Iraq; situations leading to current releations in Iraw from George Bush Sr. to George Bush Jr.

nd increase production beyond agreed upon levels.' Saddam Hussein's Iraq in turn was forced to take military action against Kuwait and did so promptly, annexing Kuwait with minimal resistance. Fearing ...

(3 pages) 111 0 4.0 May/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Current Issues

The war with Iraq, self-defense or assault.

common scenario of the jealous boyfriend. As a matter of fact, when I read the arguments supporting military action in Iraq I can almost catch a glimpse of that typical highschool guy's last half-bake ... rulers of men exempt from the very laws that they themselves laid down?Even if in an international military engagement the rules are a bit different than those discussed in a courthouse, it remains u ...

(4 pages) 63 0 4.5 May/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Current Issues

The Influence of September 11.

orld economy over the coming months and the next few years?THE UNKNOWABLE CONSEQUENCES of likely US military action and its repercussions make it difficult to predict the trajectory of the world econo ... conomy as it took place under conditions of a general upswing in the advanced capitalist countries. Military expenditure also provided an important stimulus to the Japanese and the Southeast Asian eco ...

(12 pages) 320 1 4.3 Jun/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

The Course Of The Korean War And Why Did It Last Until 1953.

one country to another like wildfire. When South Korea was invaded in 1950, many thought that only military action would do to stop the world from becoming Communist.After the Second World War, and t ...

(3 pages) 63 1 4.5 Jul/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > Asian History

That military action in iraq was justified.

Military action in Iraq was justifiedThe issue that sprung to my mind when the media started to talk ... nd always was a barbaric tyrant and not a lot was going to change.After the gulf war in 91 Saddam's military arsenal was severely reduced. His chemical and biological weapons programs were curtailed. ... ts? "Thank you George, we love you George" Yes, the people of Iraq were thankful for America taking military action.

(2 pages) 55 0 3.7 Jul/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

The Causes of World War I.

l tension, caused by the division of Europe into two armed camps, provoked fear of war and prompted military alliances and an arms race.The system maintained the balance of power in Europe after the c ... ustria-Hungary, and Russia. This alliance guaranteed each other that when any one member state took military action against a non-member, particularly France or the Balkan nations, the other two would ...

(2 pages) 96 3 3.5 Sep/2003

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

Moral War?

re in Iraq for a reason. They are trying to eradicate the world of evil. I do not believe effective military action can be undertaken in a way that will not threaten any civilian lives. By the end of ...

(3 pages) 49 0 1.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers

War and U.S. Economy.

at an attack on Iraq will help continue what is at this time a pretty weak economy. Without a doubt military action against Iraq will get people off of the unemployment list, but it will not get peopl ...

(4 pages) 119 0 2.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Is the War on Terrorism also a War on the Environment?

cerns might seem trivial and even unpatriotic at a time like this, but the environmental effects of military action pose long-term dangers that we would be foolish to ignore. Thinking in environmental ... ue workers at the World Trade Center. Terrorists may not care about such things, but we should. Our military response should be tailored to minimize and mitigate collateral environmental damage wherev ...

(3 pages) 113 1 3.9 Jan/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science > Political Theory

Napoleon Bonaparte vs. Otto von Bismark

smarck was not the king of his country he seemingly ruled it. Bismarck and Napoleon compare through military success, dominance in Europe, and ruthlessness. The two men differ by military expansion, g ... ideologies, and religion. The greatest accomplishments of the two had to be the successes of their military.The reason for military action by both Napoleon and Bismarck was coherently to unify the ...

(3 pages) 49 0 3.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History


be involved in the ensuing conflict or not. The Ententes with France and Russia did not necessitate military action, they were only understandings and could impose no obligations on Great Britain, but ... and Belgium was perhaps a stronger incentive for war than the ententes, as this treaty had promised military action (as opposed to the agreements) if Belgium's neutrality was compromised; although the ...

(3 pages) 21 0 5.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

What were the long range and immediate causes of WWI?

y or England, but also other European countries, did not encounter any major wars. Indeed, the only military action was taking place in the non Western world with wars of conquest in Africa for instan ...

(3 pages) 61 0 4.3 Mar/2004

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

Interview/Paper On Marine Mike Hoffman's Experiences In Iraq.

azine covers, selling blind American Patriotism. Instead he is eager to share his experience in the military, one of reality, sincerity, and hope. Mike Hoffman is a U.S. Marine, against war and agains ... reveals that he scored very high on the Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery Test. This is a military aptitude test prospective soldiers take to give their recruiters a general idea on what the ...

(11 pages) 114 1 4.5 Apr/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

"My Enemy, the Stranger" References to Thomas Hardy's " The Man He Killed"

ttlefield, not the leaders of the warring governments; face the full and immediate repercussions of military action. In Thomas Hardy's poem, "The Man He Killed," the "evils of war" is observed. This i ... ars "cruel nature" did not make it a realistic one.The tragic effect on the men and women of the military was documented, as a byproduct of war. An example of what the "evils of war" brings forth i ...

(6 pages) 90 1 4.7 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers