Essays Tagged: "nomadic"

Normadic Herding- Sami

heir language is Finno-Ugric, related to Finnish and Hungarian. The Sami people's traditional, semi-nomadic subsistence ways include reindeer herding and fishing and hunting. Their clothing, handicraf ... hing evolved into one dominated by reindeer husbandry, as reindeer herds were tamed. The Sami led a nomadic lifestyle based around the seasonal migration of their reindeer. In summer time, the animals ...

(4 pages) 47 0 3.6 Mar/1996

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

The Song Dynasty Government in China

ry increasingly lost prestige. The weakening of China's military, coincided with the rise of strong nomadic nations on the boarders.During the same time of the military's loss of prestige, the civil s ...

(3 pages) 119 1 4.7 Oct/1996

Subjects: History Term Papers > Asian History

The Apache Indian culture and history.

ces in location for these groups made each group develop slightly different cultures. (Apache)These nomadic Native Americans belonged to the Southern Athapascan linguistic society. They survived on bu ...

(2 pages) 77 0 3.0 Feb/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Suleiman I "The Magnificent" the Ottoman ruler.

essured out of their homeland in the Asian steppes by the Mongols during the late 1200's a group of nomadic Turks settles in the region of Anatolia, in western Turkey. They were called the Oghuz and t ...

(6 pages) 76 0 3.7 Mar/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

The Plains Indians. With America now expanding West, the Plains Indians had to fight with limited technology against the armies of America.

ians were settled there. These were called the Plains Indians, who specialized in horses and became nomadic and more warlike people. The Plains Indians ruled the West for some time, but when the Civil ...

(2 pages) 58 0 4.4 Jan/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

Christian and Humanist Views on Biblical Morality.

Biblical Morality was framed over 2000 years ago in the Middle East where people were far more nomadic and primitive. Our western society, 2000 years on from then is obviously a lot different and ...

(4 pages) 85 1 4.3 Jan/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

A text about the blacfeet indians...

ying French traders with sufficient animal furs and pelts.The Blackfeet quickly assimilated in to a nomadic type of existence in the northern plains; plentiful buffalo assured them of a strong future. ...

(2 pages) 45 2 3.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Cultural Analysis of Spain

. The two cultures merged and established a distinctive Celt Iberian culture. In 1492, the Moors, a nomadic, Muslim tribe of North African origin, were driven off of the Iberian Peninsula. Shortly aft ...

(7 pages) 126 1 3.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Muslim Cultural Influence on Africa and Europe

in the African and European societies. Islam has progressed as a small religion only possessed by nomadic tribesmen, yet over the centuries, it has developed into one of the greatest and most wide-s ...

(4 pages) 61 0 4.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

Mathematics of Persia

eaeast of the Mesopotamian region, the Persians were a disparate group ofIndo-European tribes, some nomadic, some settled, that were developing their ownculture and religion unique from that of the gr ...

(3 pages) 49 0 3.4 Apr/2004

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Trace the development of the female figure in freestanding sculpture through the Archaic Period making reference to at least three korai

4,000-22,000 BCE. They were only large enough to fit in the hand as the earliest civilizations were nomadic and could not carry large statues around with them, nor did they have the skills to make the ...

(9 pages) 68 0 4.9 May/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Classical Studies

Beowulf and the Warrior Society

his poem existed in Oral Tradition. The world imagined by Beowulf poet's listeners represents quasi-nomadic, heroic warriors. This age had already passed by the time Anglo-Saxons became permanent inha ...

(6 pages) 33 0 2.0 Nov/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Rural africa

oats that they raise. They are different than any other people. The tribal Africans are very nomadic. Their grass is quickly eaten away and they can not feed their heard (Finley 6). They move w ...

(1 pages) 19 0 3.5 Feb/2005

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Profile of Randle McMurphy from "Cuckoo's Nest"

igerent behaviour of this aggressive young man, of about 30 years.A person of Irish ancestry, he is nomadic in character. Having no permanent base or home, he travels around the country, doing odd job ...

(3 pages) 25 0 5.0 Feb/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Cheyenne Indians

a more settled existence in Minnesota. By the mid-1800's the Cheyenne had become fully adapted to a nomadic way of life based on the hunting of big game, primarily bison and antelope. Fish, small game ... able foods supplemented their diet. The Cheyenne lived in skin tepees and used skin clothing.In the nomadic period, the Cheyenne engaged in almost continuous warfare with neighboring tribes and, after ...

(2 pages) 58 0 3.0 Mar/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Anthropology

Religions vs. Philosophies; similarities, differences and importance

eir lives were set up as he wanted them. In the late BC times, groups started forming following the nomadic times, with a leader and specific ways of life. They took these to a higher level, forming r ...

(2 pages) 43 0 1.0 Mar/2005

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

The Greek civilisation mainly the Archaic period

ll tribal units; some of these small tribes were sedentary and agricultural and some were certainly nomadic. They had abandoned their cities between 1200 and 1100 BC for reasons that remain shrouded i ...

(4 pages) 41 0 5.0 Jun/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

China growing up.

stems of bureaucratic control, which gave the agrarian-based Chinese an advantage over neighbouring nomadic and mountain dwelling cultures. The development of a state ideology based on Confucianism (1 ...

(1 pages) 28 0 4.0 Aug/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > Asian History

Was the Neolithic Revolution inevitable?

factor of life if homo-sapiens still existed, they would be uncivilized because they would still be nomadic, as they would need to find a food source. Another factor that would've changed our lives to ... changed our lives today if this revolution had not happened is gender roles. Since people would be nomadic, the woman may not be portrayed as less important. The woman would not have to stay at home ...

(1 pages) 37 0 3.0 Jan/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > Middle Eastern History

Aboriginal People Under British Control

ommunities are now the most disadvantaged in the country. History has seen a self-determining, semi-nomadic race of hunters and gatherers transformed into dependent, settled, unskilled laborers denied ...

(3 pages) 43 0 4.3 Jan/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History