Essays Tagged: "Syrian"

Women and their position within religion before 1700

those around them.Constance of "The Man of Law's Tale" is a prime example of a religious pawn. The syrian sultan, who wanted Constance's hand in marriage, became baptized Christian. He had to do this ... rry him, for political and religious reasons. Her father was ecstatic to gain a portion of stock in Syrian land. The sultan's mother however, saw the religious folly that was to take place. She planne ...

(6 pages) 123 0 4.7 Feb/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Study Crusader Syria as a feudal military frontier. Identify the principle weaknesses of the Crusader states. How were these weaknesses overcome?

om the invading Islams from the east; therefore, causing the organization of military forces on the Syrian frontier to adapt. The most pressing concern for the Christian cause was manpower--and what m ...

(4 pages) 49 0 3.5 Feb/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Structure of Art

The object in question is marked as a Syrian, Bronze Age, stone label seal (c. 3rd- 2nd millennium). Most of the seals I have viewed have ... ly that there would be a connection between its wing-like shape and the frequency of wings in other Syrian art. The shape of wings being repeated on a token used for business transactions seems to sig ... nsactions seems to signify that the concept of wings is important culturally. This implies that the Syrian culture fused their religious beliefs with other aspects of their lives. One example of a sim ...

(3 pages) 47 0 3.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Works of Art

The Role of Marriage in Ancient Rome and Slavery in Ancient Rome

f, who were the slaves in Rome and the surrounding Italy? The account in RW suggests that some were Syrian, "a house-hold slave who was a Syrian by race, from Apamea" (22, RW). However, we also know t ...

(6 pages) 51 0 4.3 Apr/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

Ben Hur: A Tale of the Christ, a novel by: Lew Wallace

adies which, intersecting the Roman road--now a dimsuggestion of what once it was, a dusty path for Syrian pilgrimsto and from Mecca--run their furrows, deepening as they go, topass the torrents of th ... have almost clasped; its motion, step long and elastic,tread sure and soundless--all certified its Syrian blood, old as thedays of Cyrus, and absolutely priceless. There was the usual bridle,covering ...

(35 pages) 37 0 2.3 Jul/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The Reformation.

s the Roman Catholic and the church of the east were known as Greek Orthodox, Russian Orthodox, and Syrian Orthodox.There was a division that occurred soon in the Western Churches which later became k ...

(2 pages) 51 0 3.0 Nov/2005

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Christianity

Women In Syria

of education by their parents.Although women had reached important achievements at many levels, the Syrian society does not yet completely support equal right laws. In addition, the fact of Syria bein ... e of president Assad, however, the women's situation has improved, leading to new opportunities for Syrian women who are entering not only to government but also economic offices. This paper will try ...

(5 pages) 17 0 5.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Ocalan, Kurdish Terrorism

and he is responsible of 30.000 innocent people's death in Turkey. He hides on the Iraq, Iran, and Syrian borders of Turkey. He has an army-like group to attack the Turkish and Kurdish Villages in th ...

(6 pages) 15 0 5.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Military intervention in Syria

n 100,000 dead and 1.5 million refugees. According to the alleged report in August 21 of this year, Syrian government has used chemical weapons on its citizens. This was the major reason to President ... ot considered as diplomatic solution at all. Because nothing has been done in order to bring up the Syrian opposition and its government together and diplomatically solve the problems. The only peace ...

(5 pages) 0 0 0.0 Feb/2014

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