Essays Tagged: "social revolution"

A term paper describing the early life of V.I. Lenin and what caused to be such a revolutionary.

ming beginnings.What caused the architect of the revolution, founding father of the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics, and Marx's most influential intellectual disciple to become the man that he did ... deep impression on young Vladimir (Volkogonov 12). The fact that Lenin's brother died fighting for social revolution, his father had devoted his life to assisting the peasants, and that he was expose ...

(5 pages) 108 1 4.3 May/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

To what extent do you consider that Hitler and the Nazi's had achieved their aim volksgemeinschaft: social revolution and unity by 1939?

To what extent do you consider that Hitler and the Nazi's had achieved their aim social revolution and unity [volksgemeinschaft] by 1939?A vision of Hitler and the Nazi's was to est ... ity [volksgemeinschaft] by 1939?A vision of Hitler and the Nazi's was to establish and create a new social order, or a volksgemeinschaft. With volk meaning people and gemeinscaft a tightly bound rural ... ased and the work hardened. Propaganda aimed at getting people back to the land but this attempt at social engineering was a failure.Many nazi ideas were aimed at the industrial working classes. There ...

(4 pages) 77 0 2.6 Oct/2002

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

Analysis of the play 'After the Ball' by David Williamson.

ut the disappointments and realities that test a suburban Australian family in a time of mystifying social revolution. Much of the dramatic action within the play derives from misunderstandings betwee ...

(3 pages) 26 0 3.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Drama

Ancient Greek Theatre

hen dramatic writing has even come close to the standard of the Athenian poets was brought with the social revolution of the twentieth century and in Elizabethan England during the time of the world's ... ed to tell a story which contained a moral lesson, much like Biblical parables. Tragedy grew out of social changes in Athens, namely the birth of philosophy and other new intellectual developments in ...

(8 pages) 133 0 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

To what extent did the Nazi regime change the lives of ordinary German people between 1933 and 1939?

From 1933 to 1939 Hitler aimed to achieve a "social revolution" in Germany. Through his concept of volksgemeinschaft, meaning 'people's community ... ry based on traditional peasant values. Historians have debated how far Hitler actually achieved a "social revolution." Some, such as Schoenbaum have argued that Hitler's "social revolution" was a fak ... ver, schemes like the strength through joy 'gave the illusion that the Nazi regime was achieving a 'social revolution'' As the historian Geoff Layton suggests, 'the framework of the existing class str ...

(8 pages) 59 0 4.5 May/2004

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

Fidel Castro's role in the cuban revolution This is an evaluation of Castro's role on the cuban revolution of 1959 which overthrew the Batista regime

he Cuban Revolution in 1959 but extending the revolution beyond the seizure of power into a genuine social revolution which transformed Cuban society.During the period after Batista's military coup, p ... ) and the success of Castro's revolution.Castro's seizure of power lead to the beginning of a major socialist revolution in Cuba. Castro's great ambition coupled with his transforming ideologies lead ...

(2 pages) 88 2 3.8 Jun/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > Central & Southamerican History

The role of Che Guevara in the cuban revolution. Description and analysis of Che Guevara (the legendary guerilla fighter) who helped Fidel Castro take over power in Cuba

ed a pivotal role not only in the revolutionary movement's seizure of power in 1959 but also in the social revolution which transformed Cuba into a Communist state. Guevara contribution was primarily ... cal genius, experience in guerrilla warfare, leadership and training of the guerrilla force and his socialist ideologies.Guevara's ideologies and tactical genius in the art of the guerrilla warfare pl ...

(4 pages) 95 0 4.7 Jun/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > Central & Southamerican History


In examining great social and cultural changes in the modern West, many specific events come to mind: the Renaissance a ... people affected by the expanse of this war, Germans were deeply affected and forever changed. As a social, cultural, and psychological reaction to World War I, the German people created the Weimar Re ... y.What was Germany before World War I? Before World War I, Germany was a Great Power on the cusp of social revolution, like many other European nations. The relatively new empire was struggling with t ...

(17 pages) 38 0 3.8 May/2005

Subjects: Art Essays > Performing Arts

"Before the French Revolution, gradual reform was well under way in Europe" Discuss

n in England, that is a very good example to see how the reform was well under way. We will analyse social, political and cultural changes before the French Revolution.The Industrial Revolution in Bri ... ral changes before the French Revolution.The Industrial Revolution in Britain and the political and social revolution of 1789 in France, marked the beginning of Europe's modern history. During the yea ...

(6 pages) 66 0 3.0 May/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers

History of the Actor.

he stairs. They reached their stars, their visions via the stairs in the dark sky of humanity.Their social environment: Meyerhold in the Russian Revolution and Grotowski in "the modern civilization ch ... t), had an impact on the way they made theatre. Meyerhold's ideal of theatre lay in function of the social revolution and Grotowski's lay in making theatre "as a vehicle", therefore, we deduce; a thea ...

(17 pages) 60 2 4.6 Dec/2005

Subjects: Art Essays > Drama

The four social revolutions and its consequences on people.

The first social revolution is the hunting and gathering societies transforming into horticultural and pastora ... f food, human societies grew bigger, and tools evolved. This stimulated trade and set the stage for social inequality. Materialism brought about war and feud. And wars brought about power and wealth.T ... period is usually known as the "dawn of civilization" because the changes are so huge and profound. Social inequality raised. There were taxes, there were "subjects," and the elite surrounded themselv ...

(1 pages) 38 0 0.0 Feb/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

To what extent did Nazi policy result in a 'social revoltuion' in the lives of women?

most targeted groups within society were German women. However, it has long been debated whether a social revolution ever happened in German women's lives during the Nazi period, and if so, to what e ... ny during this period had steadily been decreasing as women concentrated more on the employment and social areas of their lives. The Nazis did not want this decline to continue as they needed to incre ...

(6 pages) 33 0 4.3 Aug/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History > German History

Tonghak "Eastern Learning" And Chondogyo "Society Of The Heavenly Way"

of the divine respecting equality and dignity. Ch'oe implemented the teachings of Tonghak through a social revolution which he spread as he traveled amongst the peasant farmers and other members of lo ... st the peasant farmers and other members of lower strata gaining popularity by talk of easing their social and economical barriers placed upon them by the government. Implications of Tonghak focused o ...

(4 pages) 1455 0 0.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Fifty Years Among Black Folks

Intro. To Sociology W.E. Burghardt Dubois was a cornerstone in the social revolution that took place in the early nineteen hundreds. He was a thoughtful motivator and ...

(2 pages) 828 0 0.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Only Yesterday

ll of the nation. This time in America was a time of economic prosperity for the most part; a great social revolution took place and saw the formation of a modern America.All this is the subject, Only ... pened throughout this great decade, but from the aspect of an ordinary individual. He writes of the social history of the 1920s, with little to mention of major politics and economics. From presidents ...

(5 pages) 17 0 0.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

The Three Types of Revolutions

assively, leading to a fundamental transformation of society. They could be political, economic, or social revolution, but in any case they involve a change that transforms society to its core. Revolu ...

(2 pages) 25 1 3.0 Nov/2007

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

British chartism

The outcome of the social revolutions of 1830-1833 left Europe in a general sense of discontent. Governments were doing ... r Europe to protest and eventually uprise. One of the best, most comprehensive examples of a social revolution in this period is Britain's Chartism. This radical movement pushed for democratic ... eriod is Britain's Chartism. This radical movement pushed for democratic rights in order to improve social conditions in industrial Great Britain. It arose from the popular discontent following the Re ...

(2 pages) 1429 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

Socio-economic Conditions In 18th Century Ireland

satirists took it upon themselves to initiate awareness of the conditions and havoc, if not a total social revolution.Jonathan Swift was an Irish satirist and political pamphleteer who today is consid ...

(4 pages) 8 0 0.0 Feb/2008

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

Nazi Germany

To what extent did Hitler bring about a political and social revolution within Nazi Germany in the years 1933 to 1939?         In the yea ... In the years of Hitler’s rule in Germany some dramatic changes took place in both political and social areas of German life. Some of these developments were genuinely revolutionary and had signifi ... will was made law, and this fact remained throughout his rule.        Hitler’s social reforms between 1933 and 1939 were as clear as his political ones. Hitler had an effect on Ge ...

(7 pages) 1862 0 0.0 Feb/2008

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

Guomindang and CCP

rance during World War I? What impact did this have on China after the war?4) Why were the ideas of Social Darwinism popular in China? What impact did they have on Chinese politics?5) When did Communi ...

(2 pages) 13 0 0.0 Nov/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > Asian History