“The Legacy Of A ‘Living Library’: On The Reception Of John Smith”, 2018 University of Maine
“The Legacy Of A ‘Living Library’: On The Reception Of John Smith”, Derek A. Michaud
No abstract provided.
Department Of History And Political Science Registration Newsletter Fall 2018, 2018 University of Southern Maine
Department Of History And Political Science Registration Newsletter Fall 2018, Department Of History And Political Science, University Of Southern Maine
Department of History and Political Science Registration Newsletter
In this issue:
- Political Science majors Shaman Kirkland and Hamdia Ahmed help organize March for Our Lives
- New World Languages Options
- Screening of the film “Of Many: Then and Now” and moderated discussion with Rabbi Yehuda Sarna and Imam Khalid Latif
- (De)Constructing Race, Equality, and Power at SPACE Gallery
- Registration information
- HTY/POS Courses Offered Fall 2018
- HTY/POS Internship Fall 2018
- Ron Schmidt's forthcoming book Reading Politics with Machiavelli
Helm Family Papers (Mss 633), 2018 Western Kentucky University
Helm Family Papers (Mss 633), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives
MSS Finding Aids
Finding aid only for Manuscript Collection 633. Correspondence, business papers, deeds, and miscellaneous records of the Helm family of Butler County, Kentucky, and related families.
Mdocs Poster-Fall 2018, Course Offerings, 2018 Skidmore College
Mdocs Poster-Fall 2018, Course Offerings, Jesse Wakeman
Fall 2018 Course Offerings:
- Documentary Storytelling
- Intro to Audio Documentary
- Documentary and Narrative Screenwriting
- Storytelling: Video
- Storytelling: Game Development
- Storytelling: Mapping
- The Artist Interview
- Festival Curation
Jlag Perspectives: China's Belt And Road Initiative: What Role For Latin America?, 2018 Inter-American Dialogue
Jlag Perspectives: China's Belt And Road Initiative: What Role For Latin America?, Margaret Myers
Journal of Latin American Geography
Though excluded from the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) in its earliest phases, the Latin American and the Caribbean (LAC) region was recently designated as a potential destination for Belt and Road investors. However, the extent to which LAC stands to benefit from enhanced Chinese engagement will depend more on the region’s capacity for policy coordination and strategic planning than on its official inclusion in the Belt and Road.
Notes On Canadian Units And Formations Engaged: Battles Of The Somme, March-April 1918, 2018 Wilfrid Laurier University
Notes On Canadian Units And Formations Engaged: Battles Of The Somme, March-April 1918, Archer Fortescue Duguid
Canadian Military History
Although the Canadian Corps did not participate directly in the German Spring Offensives that began on 21 March 1918, detached Canadian cavalry, artillery, and motor machine gun units serving with British divisions played important roles at various points in the battles. In one of the better known instances, Canadian cavalry were instrumental in delaying a German drive on 30 March south of Amiens at Moreuil Wood where, in one of the most dramatic cavalry actions of the war, Lieutenant Gordon Flowerdew led a mounted charge with sabres drawn. For that action, he was awarded a posthumous Victoria Cross.
Le Corps ...
“‘Fountains Of Joy’: Alcohol Culture In Mid-Nineteenth Century Missouri”, 2018 Missouri State University
“‘Fountains Of Joy’: Alcohol Culture In Mid-Nineteenth Century Missouri”, Marlin C. Barber
International Journal of Hospitality Beverage Management
This article seeks to articulate a cultural connection between nineteenth century Missourians and their production, distribution, and use of alcohol. Admitted as a state in 1821, Missouri was at geographic and cultural crossroads along the western border of the United States and many of the people who resided in the state found that alcohol was a significant social conduit in addition to supplementing their income. Sources such as sales records, personal letters, and newspapers reveal that over the century, the state witnessed an influx of migrants from across the United States and parts of Europe who each held their own ...
“María Llena Eres De Gracia” Y Una Desconocida: La Fortaleza Del Espíritu Humano, 2018 Wright State University
“María Llena Eres De Gracia” Y Una Desconocida: La Fortaleza Del Espíritu Humano, Yaakov Oliveira
Best Integrated Writing
The compassion for, and understanding of, The Other, without bias, is the most revealing attribute of this paper. Given that immigration, and undocumented people constantly coming to the US, has become a national issue, it is inspiring to see that there still are ways of evaluating the problematic--with objectivity--yet with admiration. This writer is capable of seeing with the inner eyes, perceiving the colloquialisms of the Spanish language, the traits of the culture, and the emotion of both narratives that he is comparing. At the end of the day, film and art remain as the bridge between cultures.
The Bello Chavez Family: A Reflectionof Health In The Mexican American Community Through A Family Nursing Assessment, 2018 Wright State University
The Bello Chavez Family: A Reflectionof Health In The Mexican American Community Through A Family Nursing Assessment, Vanessa Bello Chavez
Best Integrated Writing
Vanessa Bello Chavez provides an in-depth, personal look into the health problems that affect Hispanic families across the United States. The writing takes a personal view and makes it relatable to all.
Wagon Tracks Volume 32 Issue 4 (August 2018), 2018 University of New Mexico
Wagon Tracks Volume 32 Issue 4 (August 2018), Santa Fe Trail Association
2 On the Cover: Big Timbers on the Arkansas
4 President: As I See It
5 Manager: Joanne's Jottings
6 Bright Days and Starry Nights Along the SFT: Elkhart, KS; Boise City, OK; and Clayton, NM
7 Rendezvous 2018
8 Trail News
10 Call for Papers/Reenactors for 2021
13 Membership Information
28 Chapter Reports
Educating Apostles Of The Homeland: Tourism And "Honismeret" In Interwar Hungary, 2018 Missouri University of Science and Technology
Educating Apostles Of The Homeland: Tourism And "Honismeret" In Interwar Hungary, Andrew Behrendt
Promoters of domestic tourism in Hungary between the world wars laid blame for poor business at the feet of many causes. But their loudest and most persistent accusation was that Hungarians did not travel their homeland because they did not properly “know it.” At the same time, geographers, educators, and politicians made the nearly identical claim that Hungarians were lacking in honismeret, or “knowledge of one’s homeland,” and needed to banish their ignorance if they were to truly and adequately love their country. This article explores one confluence of these two streams. Between 1934 and 1942, metropolitan authorities sponsored ...
Little Data Streams To The Big Data River: Data-Based Solutions To Non-Data Questions And Their Implications For The Chia Project, 2018 Missouri University of Science and Technology
Little Data Streams To The Big Data River: Data-Based Solutions To Non-Data Questions And Their Implications For The Chia Project, Andrew Behrendt
This article offers an example of how a “traditional” reading of an historical text can invite, and be enhanced by, a data-driven analysis. It suggests that historians who do not work primarily in data keep in mind the possibility that their research, viewed from the correct angle, may contribute to the collection of world-historical data. The data on the National Hungarian Weekend Association, overwhelmingly qualitative, nonetheless permitted construction of a useful dataset. The social composition of leadership in the organization revealed an unexpectedly narrow and clear pattern through an orderly investigation of organizational registration lists.
Utilizing Project-Based Learning To Increase Engagement And Performance In The High School Classroom, 2018 Kansas State University
Utilizing Project-Based Learning To Increase Engagement And Performance In The High School Classroom, Alan English
Prairie Journal of Educational Research
Project-based learning was incorporated into a high school American History course unit where students were expected to write an original history of the Vietnam War based exclusively on primary sources. Throughout the school year, students working as a collective unit worked to raise funds at school events for the purpose of surprising a class guest speaker, a Vietnam veteran, with a sponsored flight to Washington D.C. through Kansas Honor Flights. In addition to creating an experience of civic participation, student engagement (as measured by rate of completion of the project) and performance (as measured by average grade on ...
To Forgive Or Not To Forgive? A Reappraisal Of Vietnam War Evaders And Deserters In President Gerald Ford's Clemency Program, 2018 University of New Orleans
To Forgive Or Not To Forgive? A Reappraisal Of Vietnam War Evaders And Deserters In President Gerald Ford's Clemency Program, Courtney Carver
University of New Orleans Theses and Dissertations
In 1974, President Ford began the arduous task of healing the wounds sustained by the United States during the Vietnam War. His controversial clemency plan gave those who had either deserted the military or those who evaded the draft the chance to earn their way back into American society. President Ford was willing to face this opposition to move the country closer to resolving an issue that was tearing the nation apart. In the applications to Ford’s Presidential Clemency Board, thousands of deserters and evaders reveal their motivations, and in doing so present a large body of evidence that ...
2018-08-06 Newsletter, 2018 Morehead State University
2018-08-06 Newsletter, Morehead State University. Staff Congress.
Staff Congress Records
Staff Congress newsletter for August 6, 2018.
A Complicated Peace: Nationalism And Antisemitism In Interwar Poland, 2018 Utah State University
A Complicated Peace: Nationalism And Antisemitism In Interwar Poland, Joanna Dobrowolska
All Graduate Theses and Dissertations
This thesis examines the roots of antisemitic rhetoric expressed by Polish nationalists between 1918 and 1939. I argue that nationalist rhetoric and political campaigns during this period focused on calling for Poles to defend themselves against Jewish economic and political domination. The first half of this work utilizes pamphlets, books, newspaper articles, and other written works wherein Polish nationalists, in particular members of the National Democratic Party(NDP), expressed a fear of Polish Jews and called for their eviction from the country. Fear that Poland, a country that had been partitioned by surrounding empires for the past two centuries, would ...
Texas In The Southwestern Fur Trade, 1718-1840., 2018 Utah State University
Texas In The Southwestern Fur Trade, 1718-1840., J. Ryan Badger
All Graduate Plan B and other Reports
Much has been written about the North American trade dealing in beaver and otter pelts. The drive to acquire valuable hides drove the early colonial economy and served as one of the industries which pushed Americans to expand their national reach beyond the Rocky Mountains, the British, Scots, and Russians to move southward from Canada and Alaska, and the Spanish to assert their claim to the North. Admittedly, the Spanish were latecomers to the fur trade and often lacked the population and practical experience to pursue trapping as a nationalized industry, however, the portion of North America they laid claim ...
Jewish Germany: An Enduring Presence From The Fourth To The Twenty-First Century, 2018 CUNY York College
Jewish Germany: An Enduring Presence From The Fourth To The Twenty-First Century, John A. Drobnicki
Publications and Research
Review of the book Jewish Germany: An enduring presence from the fourth to the twenty-first century.
Mississippi’S First Statewide Teachers’ Strike, 2018 The University of Southern Mississippi
Mississippi’S First Statewide Teachers’ Strike, Emily Smith
This thesis argues that the Education Reform Act of 1982 (ERA) inadvertently led to Mississippi’s first statewide teachers’ strike in 1985 because of the Southeastern pay average clause recommending that the teachers’ pay should reach the average of the southeastern states, if possible. The teachers’ associations in Mississippi used this clause to lobby and promote teachers’ pay to that average. However, after two years of stagnated pay raises, the teachers’ associations led a state statewide teachers’ strike. The strike successfully raised the teachers’ salaries and moved state legislators to consider the teachers’ pay issue carefully afterwards. However, the pay ...
The Seventeenth Amendment: The United States Senate And The Transformation From Legislative Selection To Direct Popular Election, 2018 SUNY, Buffalo State College
The Seventeenth Amendment: The United States Senate And The Transformation From Legislative Selection To Direct Popular Election, John Joseph Janora
The passage of the Seventeenth Amendment helped to democratize the United States Senate and tied the legislative branch closer to the people, but it undermined the links between the state and the federal systems. Any thoughtful discussion on the Progressive Era will generally lead towards the idea of increased involvement of both the government, at all levels, in the lives of the general population, and the increased involvement of the general population in the functioning of the government at large. One seemingly obvious decision made in the early part of the 20th century was the implementation of the Seventeenth ...