Archive of posts with category 'college'

The Elgin Marbles - Should they be returned to Greece?
The Elgin Marbles - Should they be returned to Greece?

The prestige of the world’s finest museums is largely rooted in collections of stolen art.  There is a fair share...

07 Feb 2006

Does Oil Hender Democracy?
Does Oil Hender Democracy?

The Article, Does Oil Hender Democracy, by Michael Ross, examines why the generally excepted theory that economic growth fosters democratic...

06 Dec 2005

The Decision that Saved the World - An Analysis of the Decision-Making Process during the Cuban Missile Crisis
The Decision that Saved the World - An Analysis of the Decision-Making Process during the Cuban Missile Crisis

During the thirteen-day period from October 18-29, 1962, the world stood and watched as the United States and USSR nearly...

02 Dec 2005

The American Red Cross - An International Organization
The American Red Cross - An International Organization

The American Red Cross was chartered in 1905 by the American Congress to, “carry on a system of national and...

26 Nov 2005

A Comparison of Emergency Warning Systems
A Comparison of Emergency Warning Systems

In a November 2000 report published by the executive Subcommittee on Natural Disaster Reduction, about Natural Disaster Information Systems, three...

26 Nov 2005

Book Review - Tin Drum
Book Review - Tin Drum

The main character and narrator is Oskar Matzerath. Oskar is a man who never grew up, literally. He stunted his...

15 Nov 2005

Four Technologies of Disaster Management
Four Technologies of Disaster Management

When working in a disaster there are many resources and available technologies to help managers coordinate relief efforts.  Some of...

10 Nov 2005

Play Review - The Weavers
Play Review - The Weavers

The Weavers, by Gerhart Hauptman, is a play about the suppressed weavers of Peterswaldu, Langenbielau, and Kaschbach, Germany.  This story...

31 Oct 2005

The History of Events Surrounding the Camp David Accords
The History of Events Surrounding the Camp David Accords

Turmoil and unrest have been embedded as a day to day presence in the Middle East for much of history....

05 May 2005

Sponsored Identity - Cultural Policy in Puerto Rico
Sponsored Identity - Cultural Policy in Puerto Rico

Sponsored Identity: Cultural Policy in Puerto Rico, by Arlene Davilla, explores the current and historical context of Puerto Rico’s cultural...

07 Feb 2005

The Development of the Modern State
The Development of the Modern State

In this chapter two points are made: first, discuss the different forms of ‘state’ which have existed and how that...

02 Feb 2005

Otto von Bismarck and His Path to Unification
Otto von Bismarck and His Path to Unification

During the 19th Century, Europe underwent many dynamic changes such as many wars, governmental upheavals and cultural refinements; therefore, no...

05 May 2004

The Raven in Native American Mythology
The Raven in Native American Mythology

The raven is a very important figure in most Native American cultures. It is seen as the creator of light...

28 Apr 2004

Book Review - The Unification of Germany
Book Review - The Unification of Germany

The Unification of Germany, by Michael Gorman, is a short yet precise and detailed book which outlines the events surrounding...

08 Mar 2004