Roman, O Throughout American history, it is well known that if someone has a strong affection for something anything can happen. People will go as far as they need to for something they have to overcome no matter the circumstance. Although sometimes that comes with punishment some people nowadays do not care at all. Even though many reckless people live in the world of today there live people who desperately do something without bad intentions, but they still get the blame. Many people who do not have the correct intentions on doing something do not get blamed at all. In the movie Chicago, the costumes contribute to the idea of corruptness during the jazz age of the 1920’s To begin with, women in the 1920’s took a major role in this corruptness. For example, women began to change their overall look to get material benefits from admirers or lovers. Starting with their clothing, they began to wear more revealing clothes that showed off their assets to a maximum. One of those pieces of clothing was their dresses; they became much shorter on the length, and showed a lot of cleavage in the upper body area. This hypnotized men into providing many material pleasures to the ladies of the 1920’s without it being necessary showing the 1920’s was a putrid time to live in. Additionally, people began doing and offering many illegal favors for the people in need. To illustrate, people who had a lot of power and influence on others would offer their power and influence for a certain price. That price obviously came in the form of money or by the person in need doing a gigantic favor for the other that had all the power. This further created the idea that the 1920’s had no morals in the time of need. In addition to doing illegal favors in the 1920’s, men became majorly rotten characters. They saw women only as a…
drastically changed following the victory of World War 1 and continued to do so until the beginning of World War 2. This era not only had an effect on living conditions but also altered the work place and the mindset of society as a whole.
In the 1920’s America established itself as a great industrial power in the eyes of the world. In large, America prospered above all other countries due to its ability to manufacture new and improved products that were superior to those produced throughout the…
Treaty of Versailles
Treaty of Peace between the Allied and Associated Powers and Germany
Cover of the English version
28 June 1919
Palace of Versailles, Versailles, France
10 January 1920
Ratification by Germany and three Principal Allied Powers.
Area of Study 1: Parliament and the citizen
• [principles of the Australian parliamentary system: representative government, responsible government, and the separation of powers]
Outlined in the C/W Constitution and is vital to Australia's parliamentary system. It ensures that there is a government made up of representatives who are chosen by the people.
In order to ensure a representative government exists, regular elections are held e.g. elections for H/Reps…
revived organization in the 1910s and 1920s stressed white, Anglo-Saxon, fundamentalist Protestant supremacy; the Klan revived a third time to fight the civil rights movement of the 1950s and 1960s in the South.
Klan Acts/Force Acts- They were criminal codes which protected blacks’ right to vote, to hold office, to serve on juries and receive equal protection of the laws. The laws also allowed the federal government to intervene when states did not act.
Ulysses S. Grant- After distinguishing himself…
The origins of jazz music and dance are found in the rhythms and movements brought to America by African slaves. The style of African dance is earthy; low, knees bent, pulsating body movements emphasized by body isolations and hand-clapping. As slaves forced into America, starting during the 1600’s, Africans from many cultures were cut off from their families, languages and tribal traditions. The result was an intermingling of African cultures that created a new culture with both African…
the beginning of the novel, The Great Gatsby, the story takes place in the early 19th century in West Egg, a part of Long Island, where those who have recently made their fortunes live. Neighboring West Egg is East Egg, where the more conservative upper-class live. Nick Carraway had just arrived to live there from Minnesota and has found his neighboring house to be a extravagant Gothic mansion making his modest house look small comparison. It is at Gatsby's house where weekly parties are held every…
Modern Art in New York- 1930’s-1960’s:
Learning Art for the First Time
The day is cold, the air crisp and clean and the sun is bright. It is a chilly Friday morning in the fall, where the ground is covered with leaves, an assortment of oranges, browns, and reds, the leaves warm the ground and the sun warms the leaves. The colors signify the end of summer and the beginning of winter, likewise the various pictures that hang on the wall…
had over 1,000 gangs in the 1920s. The gangs had a line of reputations for several criminal activities that occurred. Gang involvements in drug trafficking increased through the 1970s and 1980s, but some gangs continued to have minimal involvement in the trade business. In the United States, the East Coast in 1783 that followed the American Revolution started the history of gangs. The gangs largely attributed to the vast rural population immigration to the Urban areas. The very first street gang…
figure out density
story about king and bath tub
Alexander the Great (-300 BC)
Student of Aristotle
Alexandria, Egypt was the center of his empire
Library of Alexandria
Biggest library and the most important in the world
Roman Empire (400’s AD)
Boethius (480 AD – 525 AD)
Tries to translate scrolls from Greek to vernacular while Roman empire was falling apart
* Saint Augustine (354 AD – 430 AD)
Wrote City of God
Book about an abstract ideal for Christians…
ISO 9000, founded in 1946 and was first published in 1987. ISO 9000:2000 is a series of standards, developed and published by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO). Third-party certification bodies provide independent confirmation that organizations meet the requirements of ISO 9000. Over a million organizations worldwide are independently certified, making ISO 9000.One of the most widely used management tools in the world today. ISO 9000 deals…