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  1. HIST 410 N Career Begins/newtonhelp

  2. HIST 410 N Career Begins/newtonhelp HIST 410N Week 1 Case Study Jules Ferry For more course tutorials visit www.newtonhelp.com Case Study # 1: Jules Ferry Jules Ferry was Prime Minister of France as that nation launched its imperial expansion. In a debate with member of the French Parliament, Ferry Defends the decision to expand. Read his remarks and respond to the following questions: 1. According to Ferry, what recent developments in world trade have made it urgent for France to have colonies?

  3. HIST 410 N Career Begins/newtonhelp HIST 410N Week 1 Discussion DQ 2The First Total War For more course tutorials visit www.newtonhelp.com The First Total War World War 1 is said to have been the first ‘total’ war. What does that mean? And what does it mean for people and nations trying to pick up the pieces and resume normal life?

  4. HIST 410 N Career Begins/newtonhelp HIST 410N Week 1 Discussion DQ 11900 The Age of Hope and the Age of Isms For more course tutorials visit www.newtonhelp.com 1900: The Age of Hope and the Age of ‘Isms’ Here’s a statement to consider: “Imperialism has been the most powerful force in world history over the last four or five centuries, carving up whole continents while oppressing indigenous peoples and obliterating entire civilizations.”

  5. HIST 410 N Career Begins/newtonhelp HIST 410N Week 2 Case Study Versailles: The Allies Last Horrible Triumph For more course tutorials visit www.newtonhelp.com Case Study #2: Versailles: The Allies’ “Last Horrible Triumph” This week, you will read the comments of the German Delegation to the Paris Peace Conference on the conditions of the peace which ended World War 1. You will find that document in the webliography. Many have argued that it was the way World War 1 ended which made World War 2

  6. HIST 410 N Career Begins/newtonhelp HIST 410N Week 2 Discussion DQ 1The Rise of Totalitarianism For more course tutorials visit www.newtonhelp.com The Rise of Totalitarianism Compare and contrast the two types of totalitarian governments that arose after 1917, that is, communism and fascism. What were the origins of these governments, their accomplishments, and their failures? What accounts for the fact that the masses mobilized to support these movements? Elaborate.

  7. HIST 410 N Career Begins/newtonhelp HIST 410N Week 2 Discussion DQ 2Nationalism and the Treaty of Versailles For more course tutorials visit www.newtonhelp.com Nationalism and the Treaty of Versailles What were reasons that led to the ultimate failure of the Treaty of Versailles? What were the challenges facing the newly-formed League of Nations, and why was it so difficult to form a lasting agreement that would prevent another war? Elaborate.

  8. HIST 410 N Career Begins/newtonhelp HIST 410N Week 3 Case Study The Democrat and the Dictator For more course tutorials visit www.newtonhelp.com  HIST 410N Week 3 Case Study The Democarat and the Dictator Franklin Roosevelt and Adolph Hitler both came to power in 1933. They found themselves in charge of nations still suffering from the consequences of World War 1 and the Great Depression. Unemployment in the US was nearly 25%, while nearly one-third of Germany’s workforce

  9. HIST 410 N Career Begins/newtonhelp HIST 410N Week 3 Discussion DQ 1Dictatorship and Democracy For more course tutorials visit www.newtonhelp.com Dictatorship and Democracy Analyze Adolph Hitler’s rise to power and the policies he used to rule Germany. Textbook tyrant? Overheated Nationalist? Or the right man for at the right time for the right job?

  10. HIST 410 N Career Begins/newtonhelp HIST 410N Week 3 Discussion DQ 2World War II and the Holocaust For more course tutorials visit www.newtonhelp.com World War II and the Holocaust The following statement was taken from a contemporary account of Germany in 1939: “Though the Fuhrer’s anti-Semitic program furnished the National Socialist party in the first instances with a nucleus and a rallying-cry, it was swept into office by two things with which the “Jewish

  11. HIST 410 N Career Begins/newtonhelp HIST 410N Week 4 Discussion DQ 1The Cold War: Who Shot First For more course tutorials visit www.newtonhelp.com The Cold War: Who Shot First? The United States accused the Soviet Union of breaking all its wartime pledges and holding Eastern Europe hostage while trying to subvert governments in the west. The Soviet Union accused the US and its allies of trying surround and ultimately destroy it. War of words? Or was

  12. HIST 410 N Career Begins/newtonhelp HIST 410N Week 4 Discussion DQ 2Cold War Buzz Words For more course tutorials visit www.newtonhelp.com Cold War Buzz Words The Cold War its very own verbiage. The West had more than its share: Cold War, Iron Curtain, Containment, Domino Theory were just a few. What did they mean in this strange new post-war environment?

  13. HIST 410 N Career Begins/newtonhelp HIST 410N Week 4 Midterm Examination For more course tutorials visit www.newtonhelp.com Question : (TCO 1, 2) Analyze how World War 1 changed the economic, social, and political landscapes in the affected nations. Use examples to explain how the war affected men and women, government power, and the economy.

  14. HIST 410 N Career Begins/newtonhelp HIST 410N Week 5 Case Study Winston Churchill’s Iron Curtain Speech For more course tutorials visit www.newtonhelp.com Case Study: Winston Churchill’s Iron Curtain Speech There are many ways to get a feel for the events of the 20th Century. One way is through the analysis of primary source documents. Few documents set the stage for the second half than Winston Churchill’s 1946 speech in Fulton, Missouri. Officially entitled “The Sinews of Peace”, it came to be

  15. HIST 410 N Career Begins/newtonhelp HIST 410N Week 5 Discussion DQ 2Israel and the Middle East For more course tutorials visit www.newtonhelp.com Israel and the Middle East Why has the Arab-Israeli conflict been so persistent? What religious and cultural factors have contributed to the persistent state of unrest in the Middle East and, in particular, in what some people refer to as the Holy Land?

  16. HIST 410 N Career Begins/newtonhelp HIST 410N Week 5Discussion DQ 1Africa and the West For more course tutorials visit www.newtonhelp.com Africa and the West What accounts for the rather late emergence of African countries as independent nation-states? Is there something peculiar about Africa that delayed its drive for independence? (Begin with a specific African country, and argue your case.)

  17. HIST 410 N Career Begins/newtonhelp HIST 410N Week 6 Case Study Ho Chi Minh and Vietnamese Independence For more course tutorials visit www.newtonhelp.com Case Study: Ho Chi Minh and Vietnamese Independence Was Ho Chi Minh a Communist? To many Americans he was. But to many Vietnamese he was a nationalist hero, and to even a few Americans he was that as well, plus a friend, and ally and a comrade in arms during World War 2. It may be hard to paint Ho with any color other than gray, and

  18. HIST 410 N Career Begins/newtonhelp HIST 410N Week 6 Discussion DQ 1The End of the Cold War For more course tutorials visit www.newtonhelp.com The End of the Cold War What impact did Mikhail Gorbachev’s ideas of glasnost (openness), perestroika (restructuring) and demokratizatsiia (democratization) have on Communist society? Were these principles compatible with collectivization and a command economy?

  19. HIST 410 N Career Begins/newtonhelp HIST 410N Week 6 Discussion DQ 2The not so Cold War For more course tutorials visit www.newtonhelp.com The not so Cold War It would be easy to dismiss the Cold War simply as proof that Capitalism was a better theory than Communism. Easy, but not the whole story. In order for Communism to be relegated to the dustbin of history, it first had to be proven that its struggle against Capitalism unecessary and thus

  20. HIST 410 N Career Begins/newtonhelp HIST 410N Week 7 Case Study Mikhail Gorbachev’s 1988 UN Speech For more course tutorials visit www.newtonhelp.com Case Study: Mikhail Gorbachev’s 1988 UN Speech If the pace of improving US-Soviet relations seemed rapid, Mikhail Gorbachev’s speech to the United Nations General Assembly would shift the process into overdrive. In this remarkable oration, which you can find by clicking on the link below,Gorbachev emphatically declared t

  21. HIST 410 N Career Begins/newtonhelp HIST 410N Week 7 Discussion DQ 1Cold War Nostalgia For more course tutorials visit www.newtonhelp.com Cold War Nostalgia In the years after the Cold War and the collapse of the bipolar order, the world has undergone significant changes. Chief among those changes has been a perceived deterioration of world stability, not only in terms of economics but also in terms of security. What indicators could lead one to

  22. HIST 410 N Career Begins/newtonhelp HIST 410N Week 7 Discussion DQ 2Brave New World For more course tutorials visit www.newtonhelp.com Brave New World So…the Cold War is over. Time to do a victory lap and celebrate the primacy of American power. But the celebration seemed short-lived, as there were plenty of other concerns. Nothing is as it should be. Our adversaries are now our allies, and our allies are now competitors. The end of the

  23. HIST 410 N Career Begins/newtonhelp HIST 410N Week 7 Final Exam For more course tutorials visit www.newtonhelp.com Question 1.1. (TCO 6) The 1914 assassination of the heir to the Austro-Hungarian throne was a factor in causing World War I.  What else might be considered factors? (Points : 4)        British and German competition for the largest global empire

  24. HIST 410 N Career Begins/newtonhelp