Era Essay Examples

The Jeffersonian Era

In the 1800 Presidential election, the Constitution provided that, the candidate who garnered the highest number of votes would be the President, and the second highest the Vice President. With this in mind, the Republican voters attempted to name both a President and a Vice President from their party. They cast a tie vote between… View Article

Taking the Lid Off the Victorian Era

The Victorian Era has been a time of power and wealth. A journey of evolution took place in this period. People of this generation have a tremendously exciting age that at some point it was called the Second English Renaissance (Moore, 2007). After extensive research on this, I was duty-bound to take a stand on… View Article

Wall Street R.I.P.: The End of an Era

“Is Wall Street Over? ” asked a headline in the Wall Street Journal in March (Deogun & Cohn, 2009). “With Finance Over, Which Career Will Be King? ” asked a headline in the New York Times in April (Lohr, 2009). Wall Street is changing, but it certainly isn’t over. As long as companies need capital… View Article

Progressive Era

The progressive era was a thirty-year period in which the United States was completely reformed. Actions were taken to improve working conditions for laborers and women. President Roosevelt and Wilson were both reformers for the rights and voice of the people. Theodore Roosevelt used his presidency to put regulations of businesses and make sure the… View Article

Mesozoic Era

Birds are one of the most abundant species on earth. In fact, the global population of birds has already reached five hundred billion according to most recent survey. History shows that birds evolved from meat-eating (theropod) dinosaurs during the Mesozoic Era, roughly 150 million years ago. Early birds, like Archaeopteryx, had teeth in their mouth… View Article

The Milestones and Major Developments in the Early Paleozoic Era

Understanding the diversity and complexity of life as observed in the current modern days may seem as difficult as defining life itself. The changes, developments, and evolution of the earth and the life forms it holds are all varied and sundry enough which makes it hard to understand without looking back to when, where, and… View Article

The English Theatre during the Tudor Era

The rule of the Tudor dynasty in England, extended from 1485 to 1603, was established after The War of the Roses between House of York and House of Lancaster. A period of unusual isolation for England from the Continental trends, Tudor period witnessed the developments of drama from the religious plays to Interludes in royal… View Article

Classical Era

The introduction level of classical civilization in the book World civilizations: The Global experience the author mainly emphasizes on people-society interactions as the main characteristics distinguishing this era. Most of the information discussed by the author on this chapter encompasses cultural, social, economic and political aspects of history (Stearns, 1999). The author considers cultural and… View Article

Journey To The Remnants of Early Christian and Byzantine Era

For this cultural trip, we are going to traverse two continents namely, Asia and Europe. The places we are going to visit are representations of the art style during the period of early Christian and Byzantine which is characterized by the “love of beauty, orderly symmetry, and artistic form, in poetic conceptions and exuberance of… View Article