Essays Tagged: "Ukraine"


UKRAINE.Ukraine - basic factsUkraine is a state in Eastern Europe, bounded on the north by Belarus, ... he southwest by Hungary, Rumania, and Moldova, and on the south by the Black Sea and theSea of Azov.Ukraine includes the Crimean Autonomous Republic, which was elevated from an oblast to a constituent ... was elevated from an oblast to a constituent republic in 1991.Kyiv is the capital and largest city.Ukraine is the second largest country in Europe after Russia. The total area of Ukraine is 603,700 s ...

(4 pages) 96 0 4.2 Apr/1996

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays


can't think too much about the danger or you'll go crazy."Some westerners suspect that officials in Ukraine and Belarus are making Chernobyl out to be a bigger problem than it is. Westerners are not e ... to minimize their cash outlay as much as possible. In a summit in Moscow, the leaders of Russia and Ukraine meet with the western counter parts to discuss exactly what would have to happen to close Ch ...

(7 pages) 80 0 3.0 Mar/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

This the a brief story of Khrushchev's life, though mainly focussing on his time in power

Nikita KhrushchevOf a peasant family, he worked in the plants and mines of Ukraine, joined the Communist party in 1918, and in 1929 was sent to Moscow for further study. He be ... ociates. In World War II he served on the military councils of several fronts. He was recalled from Ukraine to his Moscow post in 1949.After the death of Stalin on Mar. 5, 1953, a collective leadershi ...

(3 pages) 62 0 4.1 Jan/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Alternative Education.

tured on AERO not only in the United States but also, in France, England, Russia, Denmark, Holland, Ukraine, Japan, and Austria. Consultation for parents trying to choose which alternative is best for ...

(7 pages) 205 0 4.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Assess the impact on the USSR of the Great Patriotic War

ok control over large units of Russian industry and agriculture, particularly when they invaded the Ukraine, where the majority of the USSR's agriculture took place. But to prevent the Germans from pr ... he minorities were in support of the communist regime, as they were forced in collectivisation. The Ukraine was one such country that was forced into collectivisation against their will, and threatene ...

(6 pages) 39 0 4.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

The Culture of Ukraine Rather juvenile investigation into the beliefs and customs of the people of the Ukraine.

The Culture ofUkraineThe Ukrainian people have made a spirited effort to preservetheir cultural heritage. There ar ... nd music festivals are often held withtraditional, regional music and costumes.The theater scene in Ukraine is pretty lively. Performancesare mostly in Russian or Ukrainian. The Kyiv Opera House is th ... y other cultural report,this paper is giving you the impression that, if you didn't knowany better, Ukraine would still be in the eighteenth century, and Idon't remember any ugly municipal parking gar ...

(3 pages) 40 0 3.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

THE DEFENCE OF SEVASTOPOL (1854 - 1855) (Undying Pride of the Ukraine)

THE DEFENCE OF SEVASTOPOL (1854 - 1855)(Why is Ukraine/Russia proud of the defence of Sevastopol?)IntroductionThe siege of Sevastopol is a celebrat ... the city of Sevastopol.The defence of Sevastopol during the Crimean war has entered the history of Ukraine as one of the cherished pages of the art of war.The coalition's forces were much greater tha ...

(8 pages) 42 1 3.7 Feb/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Chapter 18 outline (World Civilizations)--The rise of Russia. What the book misses and what's wrong in it.

on the diplomatic battle, and pagan Lithuania became Catholic. However, Russia won the influence of Ukraine, and Ukraine became Orthodox. As a final result of these challenges, Lithuania was annexed a ...

(5 pages) 43 0 3.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Chernobyl and Easter Island

In 1986, a reactor overheated at the Chernobyl Power Plant in former Soviet Union (which is now Ukraine) and caused a meltdown in the core. Deadly radioactive material was released into the air af ... plant without a high risk of becoming very sick or dying. Two million acres of land in Belarus and Ukraine were damaged. The farmland that was there was now useless, because they could not grow any c ...

(3 pages) 38 0 3.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

Erötere die kontroversen Blickpunkte der Todesstrafe unter Einbezugnahme der historischen Aspekte

· China allein ist für 3500 Hinrichtungen verantwortlich, dicht gefolgt von der Ukraine, Russland, dem Iran und USA· 63 Länder: ganz abgeschafft· ...

(18 pages) 18 0 3.0 Jun/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

Chernobyl, this is about what happen to the chernbyl nuclear reactor

986 at 1:23 am the core of the fourth reactor at the V.I. Lenin nuclear power station in Chernobyl, Ukraine exploded, ripping off the roof, and spaying radioactive material everywhere. Chernobyl is kn ... ix 1.)On September 26, 1977 the first reactor at the V.I. Lenin nuclear power station in Chernobyl, Ukraine was commissioned. On December 21, 1978 the second reactor was commissioned. During December ...

(13 pages) 43 1 4.7 Sep/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > Asian History

A biography about the Chernobyl accident. I did it for science, but you can use it for anything. I can be used for science, history, and English.

In Chernobyl, USSR, now known now as Ukraine, on Monday April 26, 1986, a reactor of the nuclear power plant had a meltdown. This acciden ... r plant had a meltdown. This accident released millions of radioactive isotopes into the air of the Ukraine and other countries eastern, and northern east to Chernobyl. People had to evacuate the Cher ...

(1 pages) 42 2 1.3 Dec/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

Brief History of Russia

rmine socialist authority failed as the Russians suppressed them through deliberate starvation. The Ukraine was forced to submit to socialism as they experienced two massive man-made famines within a ... tionalism was of particular interest to the Bolshevik regime.Russia had relinquished control of the Ukraine to the Germans in the peace making process. The Germans had then begun assisting other Weste ...

(4 pages) 29 0 0.0 May/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers

Coming to America

o "The Land of Freedom." I would most likely be considered first generation American. I was born in Ukraine and moved here when I was two years and one half months old. My mom and I left the JFK airpo ... America has been a great experience. It has become out hearts and bodies. Even when we went back to Ukraine, we considered ourselves American in addition to Ukrainian.

(2 pages) 38 1 3.0 Mar/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Foreign Students in the United States

education is better, or perhaps, has advantages that are not found in their own country. I am from Ukraine and I am currently studying at Utah Valley State College. What conclusions can be drawn abou ... rsity education with a Ukrainian education.First, we will look at the advantages of an education in Ukraine and in the United States.There are some great advantages of a Ukrainian Education. In the co ...

(4 pages) 44 0 3.0 Apr/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Business report

e past few years. Due to the fact that the chief of the company 'kay' would like to promote it into Ukraine expanding business, my team is supposed to assessment task whether or not it will make huge ... report, there are several aspects of legal, political, economic, social and cultural environment of Ukraine2.0 Legal environment 2.1 Legal systemIt based on civil law system which is judicial r ...

(8 pages) 191 0 4.5 Aug/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies


lear reactors in the former Soviet Union. It was used to power the part of the U.S.S.R now known as Ukraine. Also it was thought of as one of the safest nuclear reactors in the world. But on April 26, ... thority would not allow this because of the vast amount of electricity needed to power that part of Ukraine. On April 26 at 12:28 AM the staff received permission to resume the reactor power reduction ...

(8 pages) 51 0 5.0 May/2001

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

Influential Person

he is a good row model. My mom was a strait "A " student and she was awarded with a gold medal. (In Ukraine if you where a good student for the all 10 years of school you receive either a gold medal o ... ccessful life, so that I could have a better one. My parents saw that there was no future for me in Ukraine, things like money, food and work where getting worse every day, so we moved to America.Now ...

(2 pages) 26 0 1.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Ukraine Outline

Slide Presentation: Real Life in 21st-Century Ukraine OBJECTIVE: Students will understand the major political, economic, and social trends of Ukra ... eigners; increased and decreased possibilities to travel QUESTIONS FOR DISCUSSION: In what ways has Ukraine changed since 1991? In what ways has life changed for Ukrainians since 1991? How has life ch ... ey had different experiences? What are the good and bad sides of the changes which have occurred in Ukraine since 1991? What have people gained? What have they lost? Who might be happy with the new si ...

(7 pages) 28 0 5.0 Jan/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Air Pollution and the Effects on Ukraine

Ukraine is distinct for being home to some of the richest natural environments and resources in Euro ... es in Europe while at the same time being one of the most heavily polluted countries in the region. Ukraine is one of the least energy efficient countries in the world (Bank, 2007). World Bank (2007) ... nk, 2007). World Bank (2007) composed an inventory in 1998, and estimated that total emissions from Ukraine were 246 million tons of CO2, and in 2002 the total emissions were 487.7 million tons of car ...

(4 pages) 20 0 5.0 Jan/2009

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science