At the onset of the Era of Reconstruction, the issue of freedom became dominant in the United States. The depowered groups of the population in the United States during the time of Reconstruction and the [...]
The American society went from the period of Reconstruction after the civil war in the Gilded Age, which is considered to be the epoch of intense economic and demographic growth by the progressive era because [...]
The ties that the country kept with the rest of the world were mostly economic, based on exports and imports. The first major experience of the USA in global foreign politics came with the beginning [...]
The course of the history of the United States was changed many times due to the efforts of different activists. The main goal of this paper is to demonstrate how their actions, decisions, and leadership [...]
The stark contrast between the fundamental visions and ideologies of the Soviet Union and the United States caused a distrust between the two giants and facilitated the fear of each other's military strength.
One of such pages was the Cold War - the period of geopolitical tension that started after the World War II between the US and the Soviet Union.
As the economy of the state was not stable enough at that time, the system proposed by Jefferson consisted of three years of free education followed by the opportunity to continue for a fee.
The question of peace remains to one of the most important issues for consideration in the world of politics and the development of the international relations.
The culmination of the American Revolution in the late 18th century saw the emergence of social problems and the emergence of gangs in the US.
It is widely known that industrialization caused the rapid development and growth of the manufacturing segment in the United States of America due to the optimization of the production process.
Kwon Do In lived in Japan and looked for different opportunities to change his life as he was tired of the contemporary situation.
This essay is based on an exploration of two books, Philip Vera Cruz: A Personal History of Filipino Immigrants and the Farmworkers Movement by Craig Sharlin and Lilia Villanueva and The Dreams of Two Yi-Min [...]
In fact, it might be said that it is due to their efforts that the American Dream still exists as a piece of reality.
The primary purpose of the paper is to discuss the peculiarities of the gold rush and the impact it had on people's life.
Despite being a former slave, he has managed to earn a significant fortune and was considered to be among the most respected people of color in the city, and one of the wealthiest African-American men [...]
Once President Roosevelt had occupied the main position in the American government, he issued an announcement that ordered to free all representatives of the Asian nation from internment camps in the territory of the USA.
Taking into account that the California Alien Land Law was a serious barrier to the provision of immigrants' rights, it is essential to explore the case associated with Harada House in detail, focusing on the [...]
Irish immigrants came to the United States in search of a better life and employment opportunities. These leisure activities allowed Irish immigrants to adapt and participate in the social life of a community.
'The Declaration of Independence' is one of the importance documents in the history of America as it has laid a foundation to a better constitution.
The key figures in the conflict were capitalized tycoons and the owners of large enterprises on one side and the working class along with the Knights of Labor on the other.
The following paper will present a discussion of slavery in the USA and an explanation of the tremendous impact it made on the lives of all Americans.
America's post-civil war foreign policy was largely influenced by the desire to sustain the security of the union as well as uphold the tenets of democracy that led to the creation of the U.S.in the [...]
Thesis statement: Even though the U.S.military force positions itself as the "policemen of the world", there is major controversy existing around the U.S.military forces participating in military conflicts abroad, namely Syria and Cameroon.
Since the year 1631, the General Court of the United States under the support of Rogers Williams required that; if a person was not a congressionalist, he/she was not allowed to vote.
It was difficult to compare her with any of her friends in the fifties as she was completely different person. The aim of this paper is to elaborate on how different Doris' life was from [...]
The most prominent ones include the cotton industry, with both the plantation boom in the South and the manufacturing in the North.
However, the House of Representatives experiences aristocratic democracy because the bills generated in this house are subject to negative reviews of the president and the upper house.
In effect, the current state of the United States is an outcome of the movement that initiated the enactment of various laws that shaped the destiny of the country.
The enthusiasm of modernizers who viewed modernization theory as the key to the development of the world was very low after failures of the Vietnam War and Cold War.
Stressing the importance of the Siege of the Alamo in the whole battle, it should be stressed that both sides fought with courage and the victory of Mexican forces in the particular event can be [...]
In 2001, the US funded and trained over 650 paramilitary army of anti-Aristide in the Dominican Republic. Three weeks later, the rebel group that was believed to be trained by the US marched in Haiti [...]
There was high demand for slaves in the North to work in farms. In fact, a lot of changes in colonial America were influenced by the English colonizers.
Thus, the main issue this immigrant group faces in the modern American society is the stigmatization of their low levels of education that resulted from low expectations of Mexicans entering the country on the part [...]
Today, however, more people are referring to the holiday as the President's Day, highlighting the fact that it honors not just George Washington, but also every person who has been the head of the United [...]
At the height of the Cold War, when the world was at its lowest point due to the threat of a nuclear holocaust and the numerous proxy wars held in different areas of the globe, [...]
For both whites, the main issue of concern was the future of the West. The motive behind the Wilmot Proviso was to do away with slavery in the newly acquired lands after the Mexican War [...]
It is one of the oldest cities in California, and this can be traced by the numerous buildings in the city center.
The two major groups at the Constitutional Convention were the Federalists and the Anti-Federalists. Where the founding dread of the Federalists was a failure, the original fear of the Anti-Federalists was a loss.
Change may occur due to the change in leadership of the party, a landslide defeat in an election, political stand over a certain policy issue, or adapt to the socio-political change of the country or [...]
The doubts based on the founders' wording of the constitution are based on the notion that women had to fight for their rights two centuries prior to the drafting of the constitution.
In summary, it is fair to conclude that the founding fathers of America were sexists who did not consider women in their constitution.
This is due to the existence of the judicial arm of the government that has maintained a balance in the affairs of either arm.
Franklin pointed out that there was a need to watch every word of individualism in America if the change was anticipated to take place any time in the vicinity."...so began, in American political life, the [...]
The same chain can be perceived in the cotton empire cotton is grown in the USA using extensive slave labor, then it is shipped to Liverpool and used to create cotton fabrics, after which these [...]
Hamilton stood for the development of the American economy as the centralized and highly industrialized one while Jefferson was the proponent of the republic with strong decentralization and the agrarian sector of the economic development.
The author explains the reasons for such rapid grown by stating that the USA was destined to become the world's cotton farm due to the having the three main components required for the production of [...]
This paper will discuss these events in detail, emphasizing that the emerge of the Republican Party took place not only because of the conflict between the North and the South considering slavery abolition but due [...]
Consequently, the presence of these matters explains the linkage of the United States' war in Vietnam and the American Revolution to Mao's stages of the insurgency.
These socio-political phenomena were caused by the birth of Communism and the Soviet Union, as well as by the Cold War between the United States and the Soviet Union.
The government institutions and political regimes have been accused of allowing amarginalisation' to excel in the acquisition and roles assigned to the citizens of the US on the basis of social identities.
What is definitely certain is that many factors like the shifting of the economy, unstable credit and financial system, poor government decisions, and the fact that the international economy was still recovering from ruinous effects [...]
While it is clear that the political and economic achievements were made both on long-term and short-term basis, the social impact of the European American entry into the native west is largely arguable, especially due [...]
The entry of America into imperialism was orchestrated through the military and economic approach. This implies that imperialism was a remedy for the lawlessness happening around the world.
Moreover, the period marked the shift from the agrarian to the urban society, and many critics referred to it as the age of reforms in American history.
Additionally, each of the aforementioned factors related differently to the progressivism movement, therefore, an evaluation of these relationships is important in enhancing the understanding of progressivism.
The 1920s and the 1930s saw particularly ardent debates on these issues since it was the time of the First World War and the development of the American sense of identity at the same time.
This conflict led to the emergence of the two parties: the one led by Hamilton and the other headed by Jefferson.
The constitution of United States is of federalist set up where the states and the federal government share power. The "necessary and proper" clause is the last paragraph in article 1, section 8 of the [...]
The oil crises of the 1970s, the loss of the Vietnam War, and the Iranian hostage crisis were some of the major crises that the U.S.faced in the 1970s.
What is significant about the beginning of the 1860s is the establishment of the national banking system and putting an end to the era of free banking defining the hierarchy of banks.
As far as the culture is concerned, the lessened economic role of women and their new position of homemakers led the country to one of the greatest religious revivals, the Second Great Awakening.
It led to the restructuring of the American economy and the establishment of the new model of relations between business, labor force, and the state.
While faith was a consideration, if one was found to be unreliable in their business dealings, it could result in their ex-communication or denial of admittance into the congregation.
In the United States, the 'separation of state and the church' policy was strictly observed. Perhaps aware of the corrupt and unscrupulous members of the guild, the seller explicitly expresses his optimism with the sect [...]
Chapter six entailed the point of departure in thinking between the colonists and the colonialists, how the two sides started to drift apart in terms of anticipating to carry on with the duties of the [...]
It also played a role in helping people in America to survive As for economic interests, they led to the establishment of new colonies.
The Ku Klux Klan was created in 1865 in Pulaski, Tennessee by 6 senior members of the military ground force of the Confederate States of America. The paper analyses some of the reasons that led [...]
The article "The Spain Among Us" written by Henry Wiencek discusses the Spain's influence on the history of the United States.
In this regard, the anti-federalists implied that the bill of rights was not added to the original text of the constitution.
Such events as monopolization of oil industry by Rockefeller and steel industry by Carnegie and the concentration of enormous wealth in the hands of several people illustrate the spirit of acquisition of the Gilded Age [...]
In this paper, we will discuss the history of South Boston, starting from the very first arrival of the colonists, and ending with today; we will also stress the role that South Boston played in [...]
By considering the ideas and principles that it was founded on, the American society will be able to address some of its most complicated ethnic and racial issues successfully.
Later in the course of events the conflict took form of the opposition between the Federalists and the newly emerged Republicans, which is illustrated best by the gradual distancing of the former friends and companions, [...]
After the restoration of the trade relations between the USA and Europe after the War of 1812, the agricultural products, especially the cotton, have become one of the main items of the U.S.export.
The analyst, Wilson, points out that the stories mostly give the feelings, experiences, and troubles of veterans of the war who had returned to America.
In this case, settlements in Plymouth and Jamestown had dissimilar reasons for the formation of the colonies, as the first one occurred due to the cultural factors while the settlers of Virginia wanted to ensure [...]
2 It was the period of the Great Migration that made the most considerable contribution to the development of the colonial society as the enormous increase of the population could not help telling on all [...]
Alexander Hamilton and Thomas Jefferson are the two of the most influential people of their epoch who made a great impact on determining the path of the newly-established republic.
Whereas there is a widespread tendency to regard slave ownership as a historic event and the example of the suppression of the black race, Luhman focuses on the financial side of the problem.
This piece of work gives a critical discussion of the concept of the US hegemony in the 20th century and the issues that surrounded it.
The role of the United States army in the implementation of this treaty was to eject the Indians from the designated parcels of land and force them to Indian reserves which had been prepared for [...]
The United States felt that it was unfair for the United Kingdom to issue trade restrictions to the United States because it was an independent country that could make its own decisions.
It emphasized the legitimacy of the Union forces in the country. It meant that the Union forces achieved their primary aim of going to war.
It took the intervention of the senior commanders of the continental army to protect the garrison from the attack by the British forces.
To the African Americans, freedom also meant the end of injustice and access to the same rights that the white people enjoyed.
The interaction with the people at the frontier resulted in the adoption of moderate culture, democracy, and violence towards the people of color.
The United States' military interventions observed during the past five years demonstrated the necessity of developing the position of the world "policeman" for the nation because the U.S.role is to prevent the progress of extremism, [...]
In times of agricultural society, when men were farmers and their wives milked cows, which their children then drove to pasture, most families believed that "the more children, the better". Therefore, birth control and contraception [...]
The Great Depression that happened in the 1930s was the gravest and prolonged economic downturn in the history of the developed Western world.
The progressives also considered the minimal salaries for females, provided the industrial accident insurance and created the limitations for the child labor at the state level.
The industrialization of the US has caused a radical change in all the aspects of the country's life. The cities of the US, therefore, reflected the change that the country was subjected to in the [...]
The end of 19th century was characterized by the intense immigration of Chinese people to the US. The "paper sons" system, invented by Chinese immigrants was the only response to the violation of their rights [...]
Apart from providing the workers with the essential rights, the Act mitigated the violence that had characterized the previous strikes, for example, and the railroad strikes of 1877, the Homestead strike, and the Ludlow strike [...]
The Irish population has had a significant effect on the culture and social life of the United States, as they greatly contributed in arts, more particularly folk music, traditions of their homeland and participation in [...]
However, the new President did not gather the Congress, opting for issuing his own proclamations that granted the amnesty to all the southern people except for those in the position of power or exceptionally rich [...]
It was rather hard to implement the Reconstruction, as the Congress and presidents had different views on the situation and saw different ways of reaching the goal.
Later on in the year, the Republican Party is formed. Later on in the year, Abraham Lincoln is elected president of the U.S.
This paper shows that this trial was significant to America's social, political and economic development because it described the relation between the church and the state.
It is possible to single out a number of persons who can be regarded as symbols of the Progressive Era, symbols that contributed into development of particular areas in the US society.
Apart from the unfortunate occurrences of this accident, such as the high height of the building and the absence of technical means to smother a fire, the main reason for the tragedy was the fact [...]