American Gun Debate

Research Guide on Debate: http://researchguides.library.vanderbilt.edu/pubpol3/guncontrol  

Las Vegas Mass Shooting

Explain how the following things are associated with gun control in America: National Rifle Association: Gabby Giffords: The Second Amendment to America’s Constitution: The Assault Weapons ban: Lobbyists: ******5 pointer******* How does gerrymandering influence the gun debate and the American political system? Comparative Culture Investigate…

Ritual Assignment

Define the following terms: ritual: contemporary culture: anthropological: perplexing: secular: sacred: inevitable: Questions: 1. What is ritual? Where does it originate? 2. What are rituals effects and how are they achieved? 3. Who is in control of rituals that you have experienced? 4. For each…

Social Studies 11: Review Post Instructions:

Social Studies 11: Review Post Instructions: You are to watch the presentations intently. For EACH presentation you are to find two positives and two negatives. They can be based on content and presentation technique. For one presentation you are to create a post that responds…

Some possible sources for Comparitive Cultures Essay

http://blogs.butler.edu/jeburton/files/2013/04/ED-398-understanding-culture.pdf On social media, ISIS uses modern cultural images to spread anti-modern values https://www.med.unc.edu/ahs/physical/schoolbasedpt/sb-pt-files/CulturallyResponsivePTSanford9-26-11.pdf http://repository.upenn.edu/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=1333&context=asc_papers http://www.unb.edu/saintjohn/arts/_resources/pdf/vancouverfrombritishtochinese.pdf 13.7 Cultural Imperialism https://oli.cmu.edu/jcourse/workbook/activity/page?context=df3cae8e0a0001dc1949e101ec10cea6  

Using Research to support your argument

  http://tundra.cnx.rice.edu:8888/contents/f9b34585-a0a9-40f3-9af7-c62d17b92fda@4/causes-of-wwi-the-great-war One of the main factors that lead to World War 1 was the militaristic behavior of many countries around the world leading up to 1914.  As stated on the Rice University summary of causes of WWI, “Militarism was a long-term cause of the…

Research Essay #1

20th Century History: Write a cohesive 5 paragraph research essay that outlines what you think are the most significant reasons for the start of World War 1.  Remember you will not be marked for the accuracy of your historical judgement but rather your ability to…