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  • A Brief History of European Integration

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    NATO and European Union A BRIEF HISTORY OF EUROPEAN INTEGRATION Until it crystallized into a political concept and became the long-term goal of the Member States of the European Community, the European idea was unknown to all but philosophers and visionaries. The notion of a United States of Europe was part of a humanistic-pacifistic dream which was shattered by the conflicts which brought so much destruction to the European continent in the first half of this century. The vision of a new

  • History of Hungary and the European Union

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    The Effects on Hungary as a New Member Nation in the European Union Team 5 Paul Davis Gulizar Halis Kristin Hanlon Alyson Heller Overview/History of Hungary and the European Union The nation of Hungary is a country that has come a long way in a short period of time. In the years since the fall of communism in 1989 in this country, Hungary has managed to establish an extremely prosperous economy and population. Because of this, Hungary has developed into one of Eastern Europe¡¯s most

  • The Early Modern Period Of European History

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    The Early Modern period in European history was a time of great upheaval, one that lead to shifting and changing views and policies in many fields; among these many historically important changes was the very beginning of the women’s rights movement. Although full-scale change in equality for women was (and some might say still is) quite distant from this time period, the embryo that will eventually grow into feminism and gender equality can be seen during this time period through the primary source

  • A Linguistic Term For Indo European And Indian History

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    ARYANS ‘Aryan’ is a linguistic term for ‘Indo-European’ (Robert & Westad 2014a). The Aryans brought to India no culture so advanced as that of Harappans (Robert & Westad 2014a). When the Aryans appear writing disappeared and does not come back until the middle of the first millennium BCE. Cities were reinvented by the Aryans, which lack the elaboration and order of the gridded pattern of Harappans (Robert & Westad 2014a). When the Aryans migrated into the Indus Valley they brought with them a culture

  • The European Union: Economics, Policy and History’ by Susan Senior Nello

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    called ‘The European Union: Economics, Policy and History’ by Susan Senior Nello. This book takes into account the different disciplines of economics, policy-making and therefore including a great deal of politics, and the history of the institution of the European Union as we know it today. The broad multi-disciplinary perspective makes this a comprehensive book that combines different aspects together making this particularly useful in the current debate about the future of the European Union. The

  • Women in European History

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    Women and Communal Strikes in the Crisis of 1917 - 1922 An interesting fact concerning the protests by working class in the period during and succeeding WWI was not initial demands for revolutionary change or worker’s rights, but instead forcing government to provide basic life necessities of food and shelter during times of rationing. Though there were differences in geography and outcomes, the goal was the same in demanding survival over social and economic change. The politicization of these

  • Greed In European History : Bartolome De Las Casas

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    European history is dark, and extremely unfortunate to the many groups who were forced to interact with the ginormous nations of greed. Spain, among many others, went across Africa and the Americas enslaving and abusing the citizens of the countries themselves, all for for their own greed and well-doing. All three sources given, were related to this “darkness” within the Europeans, which caused them to desire more and more for their homeland, while not caring about the wellbeing of others. The

  • Essay on European Music History

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    Questions to Consider: Europe 1. How is the history of European and Arabic cultural contact reveal through musical characteristics in places such as Spain and Bulgaria? In Spain, the authentic flamenco had just a singer. It had a strained type of timbre and melisma was used a lot. It shows that there was Arabic influence because they also had that type of style. And because they also used a guitar as accompaniment, it showed there was European influence because they liked harmony. Bulgarian music

  • Medieval Period in European History

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    Introduction The medieval period in European history begins after the fall of the Roman Empire around 500 C.E., and continued until the early modern period beginning around 1500. The medieval period is split into the sub-categories of early medieval (500-1000), central middle ages (1000-1300), late medieval (1300-1500), and followed by the early modern period (1500-1800). At each of these periods of time important political, economic, social, cultural, religious and scientific changes were being

  • The Spread Of The Plague In European History

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    Death from disease has been recorded in history throughout all time. In recent years, the outbreak of the Zika virus, a disease passed down from mosquitos, has given the human population a scare. The among the biggest disease scares in all of recorded history is none other than the Black Plague in the years 1346-1353, with over 100 million recorded deaths in Europe. This plague affected the population of towns, the social rankings of citizens, and the religious beliefs the people had in God. Such