The ancient Roman historian Livy noted in his Ab Urbe Condita that the distinguishing feature of the Roman Republic was the fact that it was based in the rule of law rather than the whims of individual kings. Throughout the Roman Republic, and especially when it was under threat, this […]
Between 1815 and 1860, there were many events/factors that served to either pull the country together or push it apart. In this essay, analyze these push-pull factors. You must also use at least four primary documents (either posted in blackboard or in American Yawp) as evidence.
Choose ONE of the following prompts and write a 4-6 page response: 1. Write an essay in which you explain how Sister Benedetta’s story is reflective not just of changes and continuities European views of sexuality, but also a tale that reflects the rise of Renaissance individualism and the Church’s […]
Graded out of 100, worth 20% of final grade • 6-7 pages double-spaced, in English • Compare 2 characters from the course so far (including next week if you want) in terms of a quality associated with samurai • Need an argument and thesis statement • Need to use and […]
From what you have learned in the entire class, what one element/principle for which this new nation was founded changed most dramatically between 1776 and 1863? Think about why the United States was founded – what the founding fathers wanted when breaking off from England and then detail how this […]
Choose Two to answer and be sure to include information from Chapters 1-14 Each question is organized around a central theme, but also provides you with the freedom to answer it in a manner of your choosing. You get to decide what information to use AND to leave out). Regardless […]