We have examined globalization’s effect on China. What about India? During the Cold War, while India sought to maintain a non-hostile relationship with the Soviet Union, U.S. relations with India were cold.Relations with India became worse when the U.S. sided with Pakistan during its conflict with India. However, India’s relationship with the United States has improved since the Cold War. What impact has globalization had on our conflict with India? Think about the previous examination of China. For this project, your job is to write the content for a new page of this course titled India and Globalization. After reading […]
What accounts for the rather late emergence of African countries as independent nation-states? Is there something peculiar about Africa that delayed its drive for independence? Why has the Arab-Israeli conflict been so persistent? What religious and cultural factors have contributed to the persistent state of unrest in the Middle East and, in particular, in what some people refer to as the Holy Land? Grading This activity will be graded using the Discussion Grading Rubric. Please review the following link:
Use one (or more) of the “stories” on Kahlo on the google arts page (link below) to support your argument. Question – Do you agree with my argument about Kahlo as another example of cultural production that supports the course thesis – or is there another more important way to understand her work? Length – 2 full pages. https://artsandculture.google.com/entity/m015k04
1. View at least two of the following effective and ground breaking campaign ads: Lyndon Johnson’s “Daisy” ad (1964), Ronald Reagan’s “Morning in America” ad (1984), George H. W. Bush’s “Willie Horton” ad (1988), the Swift Boat Veterans for Truth’s “Pessimism” ad (2004), and Barack Obama’s “Big Bird” and “47 percent” ads (2012). Most of these ads are available via YouTube. Identify which ads you viewed and include any thoughts you had about the message sent by and about the Presidential Candidates during the campaign process. 2. Information is presented through the internet, podcasts, television, and radio. Which form of […]
4 essay questions in each essaywrite a minimum of 300 words, but not more than 500 words. 1) Assess the creation of an American empire between 1898 and 1919. Why did the United States start engaging in empire-building? How did the United States expand its influence throughout the world? What conflicts originated from this expansion of influence? 2) Assess the economic and social changes that occurred within society in the United States during the 1920s. Why was consumer spending key to the prosperity that occurred during the 1920s? Why was it unsustainable? Explain how new forms of entertainment challenged traditional […]
4 essay questions in each essay write a minimum of 300 words, but not more than 500 words. 1) Assess the creation of an American empire between 1898 and 1919. Why did the United States start engaging in empire-building? How did the United States expand its influence throughout the world? What conflicts originated from this expansion of influence? 2) Assess the economic and social changes that occurred within society in the United States during the 1920s. Why was consumer spending key to the prosperity that occurred during the 1920s? Why was it unsustainable? Explain how new forms of entertainment challenged […]
In a 500-word or so post, answer the following. World War One (or the “Great War” as it was known at the time) brought the 700-year Ottoman Empire to an end. Describe how the Middle East was reconfigured as a result. From your readings (and any additional internet research if you desire) write a historical summary of early twentieth century Egypt.
For this project, you will write a 10 page paper that demonstrates your ability to: Address all parts of the topic with a clear point of view Support a clear thesis statement with developed paragraphs Reference historical facts from colonization-1877 to support your arguments Analyze both historical and present-day perspectives of minority groups, as well as any mainstream perspectives that are applicable Incorporate scholarly resources to support your point of view, including at least three primary sources APA do not need to include cover page please! Your paper must address the following prompt: Focusing […]
Match the post-Civil War figures to what they are most known for. Andrew Johnson Rutherford B. Hayes Eugene V. Debs Andrew Carnegie John D. Rockefeller Cornelius Vanderbilt Hiram Revels J. Pierpont Morgan Susan B. Anthony Virginia Minor A. Accused of being too sympathetic to the South following the war; he would be the first impeached American President B. Unlikely replacement of Ulysses S. Grant as Republican candidate and beneficiary of office after the Compromise of 1877 C. Investment banker who created U.S. Steel Corporation, which became America’s first billion-dollar firm D. Scottish steel magnate and author of The Gospel of […]
SSTH 037 059) This evaluation will cover the lessons in this unit. It is open book, meaning you can use your textbook, syllabus, and other course materials. You will need to understand, analyze, and apply the information you have learned in order to answer the questions correctly. To submit the evaluation, follow the directions provided. Multiple-Choice Select the response that best completes the statement or answers the question.