Cultural Makeup

Early Civilization The term culture represents the shared values and beliefs of a group of people that develop over time and are passed from one generation to another. Culture can be seen in art, religious or spiritual beliefs, systems of laws, or the customs that comprise the way a group functio...

Justice in the Medievil & Early Modern West

Did the changes in Western culture caused by the Renaissance, Reformation, and discovery of the Americas result in a more or less just society? At what points and in which places did people try to establish more just social, political and economic systems, and to what extent were they successful?

Renaissance and 14th century

Using approximately 300 words describe the social, political, and religious misfortunes of the 14th century and the effect of these events on the psychological and material fortunes of Europeans. How did the Renaissance help Europeans deal with and recover from this century of material, political...

Tutankhamen Death Mystery

Tutankhamen died young, at around 18 years of age. However, his cause of death has not been confirmed. Did he die of an injury, of illness, or was he murdered? - Identify the "mystery" and provide a brief summary of at least two (2) theories which could explain the mystery.

Medieval English Property Law

Citing specific evidence from the feudal document (not from the textbook), what did this document reveal about medieval society? You can begin by analyzing the first word, "Lawday.") Feudal Document From the Internet Medieval Source book, The Abbot of Battle's Court at Brithwaltham, edited by F....

Medieval Experiences and Education

Islam and Christianity Made Visual Considering that calligraphy and mosaic are visual representations of religious belief, compare and contrast Islamic calligraphy at Alhambra and Dome of the Rock to Christian mosaics at Ravenna. What do you think each art form communicates about the religion i...

Need help with World Literature

Write an 800-900 word essay that places three characters from various literary works in Dante's Hell. One character must come from a work studied during Week 6. The other two characters must come from two different weeks. (For example, do not select another character from Week 6 or two characters fr...

Medieval Europe

Need help with writing a paper about either one of the following: Machiavelli, Montiaigne Shakespeare. Dont know how to start this. The second part is to write about the strength and the the weaknesses about the person I choose to write about. I am stuck!

Explore the Magna Carta

Citing specific evidence from the Magna Carta , was the Magna Carta a revolutionary document?

Chaucer's Canterbury Tales

Citing specific evidence from Chaucer's Canterbury Tales , how "religious" was medieval society (or was not)?

Machiavelli's The Prince

Citing specific evidence from Machiavelli's The Prince: identify, and briefly explain, the qualities of the ideal political leader.

Humanities Essay

Can you give me some insight? This is for a Humanities Class. I need to write a 1,750- to 2,100-word paper that explores the ways in which the humanities reflect changing concepts of nature and the individual in different historical periods. Focusing on the Early, High, and Late Middle Ages. Give...

Einhard's Life of Charlemagne

Please provide as much informaiton as possible. From the selection from Einhard's Life of Charlemagne Court ( Written c. 817-830). Einhard was an historian who studied in a monastery before going to Charlemagne's court where he became one of Charlemagne's most trusted advisors. a) Please discu...

Brief descriptions on the Middle Ages are included.

This job tells us what happens to art, architecture, music, dance and theatre in the Middle Ages. Who has the most influence over each of these artistic genres? Who likes the changes and who doesn't? Who benefits from these changes? Do gender roles alter in these areas? Why so or why no...

What's the difference?

I ineed to dentify these three important groups: the Sunnites, the Shiites and the Kurds. I also need to compare and contrast them.

History of Byzantium

How has the history of Byzantium influenced Eastern Orthodoxy, Greek classicism, and intellectual development in the West?

Saint Augustine's Confession is assessed.

From Saint Augustine's Confession, what do you hear in the words of this man? How do they make you feel? How would/could/did his beliefs influence the newly formed Christian Church. How might they have affected gender roles?

Christianity v/s Judaism

Things that I need to compare: How does each reflect humanity's concept of nature The beginning of the religion that relates to the natural world Role of the individual in the known world at that time Role of the individual as it relates to a diety Role of the individual as it relates to a conc...