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    Matthew Cappock The 17th and 18th centuries were a period in Europe where the country was driven by agriculture. New ideas and technologies were invented which led to an increase in crops leading to The British Agricultural Revolution. As a direct result of the crop yields, small landowners weren’t able to profit therefore leaving their farms and migrating to smaller cities where they mostly worked in factories. This led to the beginning of the Industrial Revolution in Europe. Although there are

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    18th Century Women

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    married women in the late 18th century america were domesticated social,intellectual,and economical.During the early period of the 18th century women were stuck in the “Cult of Domesticity”. Women had been issued roles as the moral keepers for societies as well as the nonworking house-wives for families for this reason, women were considered unequal to their male companions. First and foremost during the 18th century women were considered naturally weaker than men becoming unable to perform work

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    18th Century Imperialism

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    In what way did the emergence of 18th century English capitalism lead to the proliferation of Imperialism? Part A: Identification and evaluation of sources In what way did the emergence of 18th century English capitalism lead to the proliferation of Imperialism? This very question led to my exploration into the intertwined worlds of capitalism and imperialism. From a little know german site to the best known encyclopedia in the world, the depth and breadth of available sources was absolutely astonishing

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    values in the 18th century was in largely a result of the Puritan Movement in the late 17th century, which brought in a trend of individualistic models for social engagement (Willey 10). Furthermore this religious instability generated a new vein of philosophical thinkers and revitalized the need for independent growth. During this time we see the introduction of several key writers that provide a timestamp of the effects of libertine and individualistic values on the 18th century including Wycherley

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    During the 18th century Siam enjoyed what is sometimes called the golden age, but also had a civil war and more than a couple changes in power. Many cultural changes happened in Siam at this time as well, with the Ayutthaya period ending after reigning since 1350 and, in the very beginning of the 18th century becoming isolated and cutting ties with the western world. In addition to the civil war Siam fought many battles with the Burmese eventually driving them out of Siam in the the 1790’s after

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    As Part of our 18th century project we could choose from one of two plays “man of mode” or “she stoops to conquer”. We will then select a play and produce a speculative design. During this project I will document my work on my WordPress blog, reflective journal and sketch book. Throughout the project I will explore theatre shapes and costume shapes through research and development. I will do this by taking part in skills week, constructing an 18th century corset, to understand the shape of the body

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    Throughout the 17th and 18th centuries Americans developed a unique system of government with revolutionary ideals – never seen anywhere else before. Americans adopted representative governments with democratic principles that allowed each person to have a voice in the decisions about their country. This atmosphere of new ideas and new political rights fostered a growing sense of a unique American identity – not found anywhere else. By the eve of the American Revolution, colonists had embraced a

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    Jihoon Jun DBQ From the early to 18th century the Market Revolution had tremendous and lasting impacts on the Northern, Southern and Western economies. The Revolution brought about new technological inventions as well as an influx of immigrants to new lands. The effects of the Market Revolution on Northern, Western and Southern societies are evident in various ways. For the North, the revolution gave way to the increase in population because of immigrants. Contrary to this, the West

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    colonies. By the late 18th century, New England’s gender roles had tightened on the coattails of both the Great Awakening, which promoted religious structure and hierarchy, and the further development of the American colonies into a more successful society. Although the opposite may be argued, including more women becoming educated and having a more important role at home, such as in will and testaments, these portraits clearly demonstrate that gender roles of the 18th century continued to be incredibly

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    When looking back into the 18th century, we can acknowledge the Industrial Revolution as an essential part of our American History. Stephen Gardiner once said, “The Industrial Revolution was another of those extraordinary jumps forward...¨, but what exactly did this jump look like? What exactly is it? This leap forward in history was one of many that changed not only who we the nation were at the time, but in centuries to come. Starting in Europe, the Industrial Revolution put the use of hand tools

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