USA Essay Examples

The Middle East

The Arab Israeli relations generally fell during this period, although this does not mean there were not improvements in relations, as the end of the period generally marked a turning point. However, at the start of the period, relationships were poor. At the start of the period, in 1948 the Israelis were able to utilise… View Article

Revision Notes – the USA in the 1920s and 30s

Dissolved in 1936 when it ran out of money. To get industry back on its feet National Recovery Administration / National Industrial Recovery Act The NRA set fair prices, wages, and working conditions. NIRA (which established NRA) was removed by the supreme court in 1935 as it was scene to be unconstitutional Tennessee Valley Authority… View Article

Assess the view that we are now living in a secular society

Secularization is described by Bryan Wilson as, ‘the process whereby religious thinking, practice and institutions lose social significance’. Contemporary sociologists argue that society is becoming more secular due to science and rationality, the decline of traditional values and the specialized division of labour. This appears to be confirmed by statistics, who claim that church attendance… View Article

Forces from Vietnam in 1973

America became involved in the Vietnam conflict because of their fear involving the spread of communism. By helping the South Vietnamese resist the communist North the US government believed they could prevent the spread of Communism throughout Asia and eventually the world. This was called the ‘Domino Theory’. America believed they could easily defeat North… View Article

Quality requirements on Barley for beer production

From the preceding chapter it should be obvious that quality of the product i. e. Beer has to depend on the quality of the prime raw material i. e. Barley besides the other processing factors. The quality guidelines for barley for beer production are issued by concerned agencies and many times the brewer itself. These… View Article

In my opinion

Consider this scene: It’s a cool Friday evening of feeding frenzy. Couples are freaking on the dance floor, throbbing and stroking their gyrating bodies to electric vibrations. Hormones spin crazily out of control like flashing lights on rainbow speed. Whiffs of sweet perfumes meld and collide with gusts of cologne in the cacophony of sounds…. View Article


In the age of the Cold War, ideological choices were rather easy one was either pro American or anti socialist, or anti-American and pro-socialist, and only a few woolly-headed intellectuals and most Third World counties were non-aligned. The end of the Cold War was also the end of easy ideological choices, and all sorts of… View Article

USA Today December 8, 2008

The first article “Toxic Air and America’s School” talks about how the air that we breathe has been increasingly becoming toxic, which puts children studying in schools that are near areas that emit toxic substances to the air. Because of the growing concern, USA Today together with the University of Massachusetts-Amherst, Johns Hopkins University in… View Article

Ethnic Differences in USA

The US is a diverse country racially and ethnically. The six recognized races are: white, American Indian and Alaska native, Asian, African American, native Hawaiian or other pacific islander, and a people of two or more races. Whites alone constitute 75% of the total population in the US according to the American Community Survey (ACS)…. View Article

Analysis of the documentary Harlan County, USA

I. SUMMARY OF FACTS The film’s central focus is the real-life documentation of a strike stages by miners in the Brookside Mine against Duke Power Company, a large energy company in the United States, for its alleged unfair labor practices, dangerous working conditions, and low wages. It also highlights the lack of response of the… View Article