Das statistische und grafische Arbeitsmaterial im by Bianca Müller

By Bianca Müller

Studienarbeit aus dem Jahr 2006 im Fachbereich Geschichte - Didaktik, notice: 2,0, Bergische Universität Wuppertal, Veranstaltung: Didaktik und Methodik des Geschichtsunterrichts in der Sek I und II , Sprache: Deutsch, summary: Diese Hausarbeit beschäftigt sich mit der Verwendung von statistischen und grafischen Materialien im Geschichtsunterricht. Im Kontext werden die einzelnen Materialien vorab kurz vorgestellt. In einem zweiten Schritt wenden wir uns einer tieferen examine und Detailfragen der einzelnen Elemente zu. Dabei sollen sowohl die Vor- als auch Nachteile der verwendbaren Materialien diskutiert werden. Ziel der Diskussion soll es sein, die Materialien im Vergleich auf Effektivität, Plausibilität und Transparenz zu prüfen und zu bewerten. In einem abschließenden Fazit sollen dann die einzelnen Arbeitsmaterialien nach Bewertung und Bedeutung für den Gebrauch im Geschichtsunterricht ergebnisorientiert kategorisiert werden. Vor der inhaltlich materiellen Beantwortung der Frage, welche Lehrmittel und Lernmaterialien im Geschichtsunterricht eingesetzt werden können, ist die grundsätzlich abstrakte Frage zu klären, used to be Medien sind und welche Aufgaben sie im speziellen Fall des Unterrichts als einem der vielfältigem Anwendungsbereiche haben.

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The A to Z of Ancient Egyptian Warfare (The A to Z Guide by Robert G. Morkot

By Robert G. Morkot

The A to Z of historic Egyptian Warfare covers the interval from the emergence of the Egyptian kingdom round 3000 BC to the Arab conquest within the mid-7th century advert. The booklet is split into 3 major sections. An introductory part contains a chronology of Egypt, with all identified army activities, and an essay highlighting the issues of the surviving facts and its interpretation and the most important alterations in army know-how and association over the interval concerned. The imperative part covers quite a lot of concerns, together with pharaohs for whom army actions are documented; international rulers and international locations opposed to whom the Egyptians fought or who invaded Egypt; guns and armed forces know-how; significant archaeological websites; gods and goddesses linked to war; palms alternate; literature; and social development. The 3rd part is a close bibliography of the ancient levels and archaeological websites, and the wider topic parts lined via the dictionary. There are maps of Egypt and the encompassing areas and a listing with rulers, their dates, and the dynasties and kingdoms to which they're assigned by way of Egyptologists.

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Historical Dictionary of the Old South (Historical by William L. Richter

By William L. Richter

The South performed a famous function in early American historical past, and its place used to be definitely powerful and proud aside from the “peculiar establishment” of slavery. hence, it drew clear of the remainder of an increasing kingdom, and in 1861 declared secession and constructed a Confederacy… that finally misplaced the struggle. certainly, for your time it used to be occupied. therefore, the South has a really combined legacy, with solid and undesirable points, and infrequently the 2 of them combined. Which in basic terms complements the necessity for a cautious and balanced approach.

This are available within the Historical Dictionary of the previous South, which first lines its historical past from colonial occasions to the tip of the Civil conflict in a considerable chronology. fairly fascinating is the advent, which analyzes the increase and the autumn, the great and the undesirable, in addition to the middling and detached, over nigh on centuries. the main points are stuffed in very amply in over six hundred dictionary entries at the politics, economic climate, society and tradition of the previous South. An abundant bibliography directs scholars and researchers towards different resources of information.

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The Oxford Handbook of the French Revolution (Oxford by David Andress

By David Andress

The Oxford instruction manual of the French Revolution brings jointly a sweeping variety of professional and cutting edge contributions to supply enticing and thought-provoking insights into the background and historiography of this epochal occasion. every one bankruptcy offers the major summations of educational considering on key themes, in addition to stimulating and provocative interpretations and recommendations for destiny study directions.

Placing center dimensions of the historical past of the French Revolution of their transnational and worldwide contexts, the participants exhibit that progressive instances call for shut research of occasionally tiny teams of key political actors - no matter if the king and his ministers or the besieged leaders of the Jacobin republic - and a focus to the deeply neighborhood politics of either rural and concrete populations. Identities of sophistication, gender and ethnicity are interrogated, yet so too are conceptions and
practices associated with citizenship, group, order, protection, and freedom: every one of their manner simply as relevant to progressive reports, and both amenable to serious research and reflection.

This quantity covers the structural and political contexts that increase to provide new perspectives at the vintage query of the 'origins of revolution'; the various dimensions of private and social adventure that remove darkness from the political second of 1789 itself; the pursuits and dilemmas of the interval of constitutional monarchy; the methods of destabilisation and ongoing clash that ended that scan; the major concerns surrounding the emergence and event of 'terror'; and the fast- and
long-term legacies, for either solid and in poor health, of the progressive trauma - for France, and for worldwide politics.

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Von der Lust am Eigensinn: 11 unbequeme Deutsche, die by Wolfgang Korn

By Wolfgang Korn

Bequeme Menschen machen es uns einfach: Wir können sie in den ihnen zugedachten Schubladen des historischen Wertesystems unterbringen. Wie gehen wir jedoch mit historisch unbequemen Persönlichkeiten um, die sich nicht immer ihrem Stand, ihrer Rolle, ihrem Auftrag entsprechend verhalten? Persönlichkeiten wie dem großen Geist Thomas Müntzer, der auf seine Rolle als Agitator der Bauernaufstände im sixteen. Jahrhundert reduziert wird, oder dem genialen Chemiker und Nobel-Preisträger Fritz Haber, der den Einsatz von Giftgas im Ersten Weltkrieg gegen Widerstand durchsetzte, oder Ulrike Meinhof, bei der sich die Frage stellt, wie ein engagierter und mitfühlender Mensch aus unserer Mitte auf die Bahn des Hasses geraten kann. Die elf Porträts fügen sich zu einer Geschichte großer Missstände, Krisen und historischer Herausforderungen zusammen und beleuchten gleichzeitig kritisch, wie die Mehrheitsgesellschaft auf die herrschenden Verhältnisse reagierte.

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In Search of Grand Master Hiram: Understanding Masonic by John Heisner

By John Heisner

given that Abraham visited the mysterious personality often called Melchizedek, the King of Salem, the threads of background attached that assembly to the nice establishment we all know this day as Freemasonry. A fraternity - no longer a faith - Freemasonry communicates what Melchizedek taught Abraham approximately eternity, the continuation of the human soul and the way to higher the lives of these round us. on the center of these classes taught at the present time is a fictional personality known as Grand grasp Hiram Abif. The grasp builder of the edifice referred to as King Solomon's Temple, Grand grasp Hiram symbolizes order, attractiveness, advantage and morality. He holds inside of his breast the long-guarded secrets and techniques of existence handed down by way of such males as Zoroaster, Pythagoras and Hermes Trismegistus. Historians have often harassed him with the messiah - a confusion disspelled whil looking for the Grand grasp. printed in 3 particular elements, Grand grasp Hiram's classes approximately Freemasonry are for everybody - not only Masons and their households. all people advantages through studying the right way to construct enhanced households, arousing neighborhood information, reforming governments and helping these in desire. Voices from the prior converse to us in the course of the legends and mysteries and impart clever and critical truths approximately how males may still include tolerance, freedom and love.

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Adaptable Autocrats: Regime Power in Egypt and Syria by Joshua Stacher

By Joshua Stacher

The decades-long resilience of heart jap regimes intended that few expected the 2011 Arab Spring. yet from the likely quick management turnovers in Tunisia and Egypt to the protracted stalemates in Yemen and Syria, there continues to be a typical consequence: ongoing keep watch over of the ruling regimes. whereas a few analysts and media retailers rush to appear for democratic breakthroughs, autocratic continuity—not wide-ranging political change—remains the hallmark of the region's upheaval.
Contrasting Egypt and Syria, Joshua Stacher examines how govt energy is dependent in every one kingdom to teach how those preexisting energy configurations formed the uprisings and, in flip, the results. Presidential energy in Egypt was once centralized. while Mubarak was once pressured to relinquish the presidency, army generals from the regime have been charged with top the transition. The process the Syrian rebellion unearths a key distinction: the decentralized personality of Syrian politics. merely time will inform if Asad will live on in workplace, yet for now, the regime keeps to unify round him. whereas debates approximately election timetables, new legislation, and the structure have happen in Egypt, bloody highway confrontations proceed to outline Syrian politics—the transformations in authoritarian rule couldn't be extra stark.
Political buildings, elite alliances, country associations, and governing practices are seldom swept away entirely—even following winning revolutions—so it's important to envision some of the contexts for regime survival. Elections, protests, and political struggles will proceed to outline the area within the upcoming years. analyzing the lead-up to the Egyptian and Syrian uprisings is helping us liberate the complexity at the back of the protests and transitions. with out this figuring out, we lack a roadmap to make experience of the center East's most vital political second in decades.

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The American Counties: Origins of County Names, Dates of by Charles Curry Aiken,Joseph Nathan Kane

By Charles Curry Aiken,Joseph Nathan Kane

Most americans provide little suggestion to their county’s measurement, inhabitants, while it was once created, or how its identify took place. yet such info should be very necessary to someone, rather researchers and genealogists, investigating neighborhood or country background. Drawing on details bought from the 2010 Census, the sixth variation of The American Counties presents updated information on each one county’s:

  • land area
  • population
  • county seat
  • date of creation
  • name starting place
  • dates of governmental association, removal, and re-creation


This version contains details on counties created because the past variation used to be released in addition to extra specific “date of construction” info for lots of colonial counties. If a county is termed for a geographical feature—river, mountain, lake, etc.—the beginning of the identify and the that means of any Indian or international phrases is equipped. For these counties that have been named after a particular person, a short comic strip of the person’s lifestyles is supplied, together with up-to-date biographical info from prior variations.

The advent has been accelerated to deal with such issues as counties with comparable names, folks who've a couple of namesake county, the paucity of counties named for ladies, the perform of making counties in uninhabited areas, and legislators naming counties for every different. on the request of many readers, the sixth version includes new appendices score all counties nationally by way of inhabitants and sector, in addition to an appendix directory counties which were eradicated.

Containing info on all 3,143 counties and county equivalents (independent towns, parishes, boroughs, etc.) within the usa, the sixth variation of The American Counties
is an important source for researchers searching for uncomplicated info on counties within the United States.

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Shays's Rebellion (Witness to History) by Sean. Condon

By Sean. Condon

Throughout the past due summer time and fall of 1786, farmers in critical and western Massachusetts prepared themselves into armed teams to protest opposed to verified authority and competitive collectors. Calling themselves "regulators" or the "voice of the people," those crowds tried to strain the country govt to decrease taxes and supply reduction to borrowers by utilizing many of the related tools hired opposed to British authority a decade previous. From the point of view of guys of wealth and station, those farmers threatened the principles of society: estate rights and their security in courts and legislature.

In this concise and compelling account of the rebellion that got here to be often called Shays’s uprising, Sean Condon describes the industrial problems dealing with either inner most electorate and public officers in newly autonomous Massachusetts. He explains the country govt coverage that brought about the farmers’ rebellion, information the equipment of tax and debt assortment within the 1780s, and offers readers with a bright instance of the way the institution of a republican kind of govt shifted the limits of dissent and arranged protest.

Underscoring either the fragility and the resilience of presidency authority within the nascent republic, the rebellion and its aftermath had repercussions a ways past western Massachusetts; finally, it formed the framing and ratification of the U.S. structure, which in flip ushered in a brand new, better, and property-friendly federal executive. A masterful telling of a sophisticated tale, Shays’s Rebellion is geared toward students and scholars of yankee history.

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The French Revolution and Napoleon: Crucible of the Modern by Lynn Hunt,Jack R. Censer

By Lynn Hunt,Jack R. Censer

Lynn Hunt and Jack R. Censer's The French Revolution and Napoleon provides a globally-oriented narrative heritage of occasions from 1789 till the autumn of Napoleon. It emphasizes the worldwide origins and outcomes of the French Revolution and explains why it's the formative occasion for contemporary politics.

The publication integrates international festival, economic main issue, slavery and the beginnings of nationalism with the extra conventional emphases on human rights and constitutions, terror and violence, and the increase of authoritarianism. This worldwide method then allows the authors – world-renowned students within the box – to obviously illustrate how the French Revolution and Napoleonic Empire replaced the entire political givens for Europe, the Americas, North Africa and elements of Asia as well.

together with various illustrations and maps, end-of-chapter questions, timelines and first resource record extracts for research in each one bankruptcy, this ebook is vital interpreting for all scholars of contemporary eu background who are looking to comprehend the French Revolution and Napoleonic Empire in a very worldwide context.

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