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Signs of Neanderthals mating with humans

The question of human origin is one of the most disputable issues in modern science. The most accepted theory is that all humans originated from the common ancestor living in Africa and due to this they have the same set of genes. However, after the detailed analysis of the Neanderthal genome Dr. Svante Paabo and the group of scientists working at the... read more

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300 words

Native Americans

Native Americans

Native Americans are regarded to be indigenous people that are treated as the earliest inhabitants of North American continent and who are currently forced to survive as intact political communities. The discoveries of the continent have shown that those people were treated differently in terms of weapons, advancem... read more

2 pages

600 words

The Role of Afro-Americans in the World War II

After Japan bombed Pearl Harbor, the United States entered the World War II. The Afro-American population played a very significant role in the outcome of the War as there were whole subdivisions of Afro-Americans in the infantry, air and on ships. The fighters were very skilled and despite the fact that they were not treated well, they assisted in defeating the Nazis and the Japanese. Afro-... read more

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300 words

Homeward Bound: American Families in the Cold War Era

During the America’s World War Two, the nation experienced greater heights of insecurity such that young habitats were very willing yet scared to start families or even explore into the skills, talents and abilities.

In the year 1959 just after the Cold War, a very young couple got married and went for their honeymoon at a bomb-sheltered place. Some photographs revea... read more

5 pages

1500 words

The Roman Empire and the Han dynasty

Both the Han dynasty and the Roman Empire rose, during their era, to become the strongest and most powerful empires, in their epoch. However, the methods of achieving their world power and dominance, varied immensely, as they applied different methods through their political structures, which were anchored around their governments. The imperial Rome Empire and the Han dynasty constructed di... read more

10 pages

3000 words

Archaic vs Myth

We have chosen a Greek myth about world creation from the book “Classic Myth” by Barry B. Powell. Chaos and Gaia tell us a story about creation of the world (Powell 2006, 124). We know that out of original Chaos there were created Eros and Gaia. Later, Gaia as the Mother Earth is seen to give birth to Uranos who is the Sky God. After their unification, twelve Titans are born as well as three... read more

3 pages

900 words

Change from Traveler to Tourist

Paul Fussel in his book “Abroad: British Literary Traveling Between the Wars” states that “Before tourism there was travel, and before travel there was exploration. I am assuming that travel is now impossible and that tourism is all we have left.” The question is there a difference between travel and tourism? Is tourism a “less authentic” and inferior form of travel?

The connec... read more

3 pages

900 words

Ways of African-American protests in America

1. Discuss some of the ways in which blacks were protesting their status in America. Specifically the use of organized labor, communist party, media outlets, etc. Be specific and cite examples.

Under an influence of acute party-political struggle in the 30's. there are significant changes in ideological and political attitudes of Negro movement, there is a tendency of convergenc... read more

1 page

300 words

Conduct of War

Nowadays terrorism is one of the most urgent issues to be addressed. The events of 9/11/2001 became the turning point and changed the perspectives of the Untied States of America in the conduct of war. Since the Global War on Terror has been initiated, the American militaries have been accused of and, in some cases, admitted that they used torture as a technique to gain more information for ... read more

4 pages

1200 words

Egypt vs Persia: Civilization Comparison and Contrast

1. Society

women were equal to men;

enjoyed the same economic and legal rights;

marriage was treated like a duty for everybody;

2. Cultural Achievements

Egypt was the first nation to be ahead after implementing hieroglyphic writing.

Most constructions were built by means of mud brick and stone.

Pyramid... read more

1 page

300 words

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