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Fascism and the CounterEnlightenment

Facism and the Counter-EnlightenmentOne of the primary ideas of the counter-enlightenment is its attack of reason. The leaders of the counter-enlightenment argued that humans are not rational beings, and we…

Should A Dead Man Have To Walk?

Normally, due to the pain and suffering content, I do not partake in the viewing of movies such as Dead Man Walking; directed by Tim Robbins; starring Susan Sarandon and…

Mill’s Utilitarianism

Mill’s UtilitarianismWhen faced with a moral dilemma, utilitarianism identifies the appropriate considerations, but offers no realistic way to gather the necessary information to make the required calculations. This lack of…

Hawkings

Stephen William Hawking was born on 8 January in Oxford, England. His parents’ house was in north London, but during the second world war Oxford was considered a safer place…

Abraham Lincoln

Many people remember President Abraham Lincoln as being a very gifted orator as well as a dignified leader of our country. Through his many speeches and writings, Abraham Lincoln captivated…

Mirth

Edith Wharton: A brief personal history and overview of literary achievements The cultural advancement of the 1920’s has many important literary figures associated with it. Names such as T.S. Elliot,…

DBQ: Chesapeake and New England

Eric CunninghamAP US HISTORYEven though the New England and the Chesapeake regions were bothsettled largely by people of English origin, the two regions had developedinto two distinct societies by 1700.…

International Marketing1

Proctor & Gamble originated in 1837, when William Proctor and James Gamble formed a partnership in Cincinnati, Ohio.The partnership flourished making the company a gaining name as principled manufacturer of…