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Economic History Of Property Rights

The bases of every market are the property rights of the individuals that participate in the market. Without property rights there would be no exchange and difficult to establish contract laws. Property rights were taken for granted for much of history and are now used to establish all sorts of . . . Read more

Explorations In Arthurian History

The RomansThe placing of Arthur is a difficult task, considering that we have so very little to go on and several conflicting traditions from which to draw. Most of the early tales of Arthur are Welsh. Some of the later tales are Scottish. A great many of the tales callArthur . . . Read more

The History Of The Victorian Age

The Historyof the Victorian AgeThe Victorian era produced many eminentfigures. Lytton Strachey was one of them. Born in 1880, Strachey was aBritish biographer and a critic who is credited of having revolutionizedthe art of writing biography. He opened a new era of biographical writingby adopting an irreverent attitude to the . . . Read more

History Of Corrections

Department of Corrections is an agency of the state that is responsible for thesupervision and management of convicted felons. The Department of Corrections allowsthe protection of the community by operating safe, secure facilities that keep offendersunder firm, fair practices. There is a wide range of treatment including educational andvocational programs . . . Read more

Greenpeace History

The year 1996 is a year of celebration for greenpeace. They are celebrating their 25th year anniversary. Everything startde in 1969; Members were part of the ?’Don’t make a wave” committee in vancouver. This committee was founded by Jim Bohlen. He was a forty-three year old American and was a . . . Read more

An Oral History Of A Young Jewish Women In World War Ii

It was 1940, I was 23, and there was a war going on. Everyone knew that Adolf Hitler, Germany’s Fuhrer, was campaigning against several countries in Europe. He had started another war by invading Poland months earlier, and now it seemed that he was taking other countries as well1. It . . . Read more

Origins And History Of The Electoral College

Origins and History of the Electoral College In order to appreciate the reasons for the Electoral College, it is essential to understand its historical context and the problem that the Founding Fathers were trying to solve. They faced the difficult question of how to elect a president in a nation . . . Read more

Rodgers And Hammerstein: Changin Musical Theater History

There are many well-known lyricists and composers, but only a few leave such a mark as Rodgers and Hammerstein. This duo produced nine musical plays during their partnership and caused a profound change in musical comedy. They set the standards that are followed to this day in musical history. They . . . Read more

History Of Anthropology (572 words)

History Of AnthropologyIn the history of anthropology I have learned many new theories I have never known before, there are a great many objectives and thoughts that I had never even knew existed before. Learning about the history of anthropology has opened my mind of thinking in all these different . . . Read more

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Art Meets the Streets Is graffiti art or vandalism? Of course writing your name on the side of a building could never really be classified as art, but about the works of graffiti artist’s such as Banksy. Is his work really any different to that of a teenage boy with . . . Read more