Introduction From 700 A.D to 1400 A.D, feudalism was the way society was ruled. God and the king had all the power during the Middle Ages. Peasants and serfs were the lowest class. Your family history and wealth determined your class level.
Communism was responsible for the red scare and the cold war. For centuries, autocratic and repressive tsarist regimes ruled the country and most of the population lived under severe economic and social conditions. Russia 's badly organized and unsuccessful involvement in World War I. This lead on to a popular discontent with the government 's corruption and inefficiency.
The French, Haitian, and American Revolutions were all sparked from the minds of the colonists, slaves, or lower classes who were treated with inequality by their own governments. In each location, there was a noticeable trend of mistreatment between government and people. In Haiti, slaves brought over by the French who captured the island, and forced them into brutal labor in what was the most valuable and wealthy are at the time. The government and leadership in France was corrupt as they were in much debt. King Louis XVI and Marie Antoinette lived in Versailles far from the other forms of government, abusing the country wealth.
George McNeil and Andrew Carnegie were very opinionated people. According to George McNeil a railroad president was exactly like a king, sultan, and shah. The president had the power to control wages and the hours of the workers. President also had power over the courts and the laws. A true president has a body of people under him regulation their power.
He was the leader of America 's first monopoly and was an example to all other businesses to come. Congress began to realize the enormity of the business and the threats it presented to the public, and the monopoly was frowned upon. In 1890, the Sherman Antitrust Act was put in place and later, Ohio claimed the Standard company as a monopoly and claimed it violated laws. Rockefeller already had a solution and divided the company, but remained in power over all the locations and money. John Rockefeller was an example of both vertical and horizontal integration; he combined firms into one organization and took over all other businesses.
The Slaves were the absolute bottom including war captives and poor people. Most families lived in communities, the men farmed, while the women cooked and raised children. Religion dominated so war was a sacred duty; so boys had to go to war at age 15, sadly. The social order showed where people were and how their life
The Columbian Exchange (also known as The Great Exchange) was the exchange of numerous foods, animals, cultures, and even technology; having the biggest impact on the whole country. Native Americans and African Americans experienced a majority of the negatives of the exchange, while the Europeans started a new life. Establishing ownership of land and people, causing poverty over time. Also having a dramatic effect on the population as the two worlds began to collide. Like so, the Columbian exchange shaped and formed the society we have today.
The Caste System developed by the Spanish had affected all features of their life, such as their economy and taxation. The Spanish and its Church got more of the tax and payments from the lower classes. There was no equality as the lower class were mistreated. The Caste System was used mainly for social control and was able to decide where a person 's place in society was.
World War One was a war unlike any other before or after; as time went on, countries from all around the world were dragged into European affairs, which led to powers exhausting resources to the fullest extent. Total War required all members of society to contribute and take on jobs of much significance that had lasting effects on culture. Throughout World War One both soldiers and civilians endured similar sufferings; however, the roles of each were significantly different from one another and they were affected by the war in various ways.
The Russian Revolution is a governmental overthrow of a ruling that took place in the early twentieth century. Prior to the revolution, Russia was ruled by Czar Nicholas II who was a part of the last reigning Russian monarch, the Tsar. The Tsar had complete power in Russia as he owned much of the land, commanded the army, and controlled the church. During the reign of the Tsar, the Russian citizens were treated badly and unfair. They experienced vigorous labor in dangerous conditions for little pay and were without food and money countless times.
While some Viking age Scandinavians were berserkers and warriors the majority were traders and explorers with an extensive trade network that covered all of modern Europe, Russia, the Middle East, Northern India, and even some parts of China. During the Viking age the economy of Europe was changed from a simple exchange of goods type system into a mercantile and market based system. The Viking raids in the 9th and 10th centuries took a heavy toll on the stability and political development of ancient Europe. The Scandinavian attackers caused much fear in the populations of Europe and historians at the time were usually priests who saw the pagan Scandinavians as marauders and murders, which they were largely in their primary interactions with the outside world. Additionally the Church, was an extremely rich and defenseless target for the raiders and may have been more frequently targeted than many other parts of European kingdoms.
There are many issues in current day North Carolina, like any state. But, there were also problems a long time ago too. We had problems with government, education, slavery, our economy, isolation, and farming. Our government was unfairly divided. The control of it was given to the wealthy North Carolinian 's, or, the east side.
The concentration camps were made shortly after the 1917 revolution but the system grew vastly during Stalin 's campaign to turn the Soviet Union into an industrial power and it became a way to organize agriculture. Gulag camps were mostly located in climatic and extremely geographical regions throughout the Soviet Union. The prisoners had to be involved in many economic activities, they worked under awful conditions such as intense climate, difficult labor, and little amounts of food and unsanitary conditions which led to a lot of deaths. After Stalin died in 1953, Gulag started decreasing in size but forced labor camps and prisoners still existed in the Soviet
Whenever the peasants of Medieval Europe got mad at their king they usually resorted to revolution. William Wallace is a legendary Scottish hero.
Europe is conquering many lands and believing it has the right to do whatever it pleases its own nation even though it 's harming and destroying other nations. Europe is the nation that caused much destruction to other nations especially countries such as Spain, England, France, Portugal, and the Netherlands. The impact that Europeans had upon the Africans and Native American 's led to a negative impact on the people and dramatically affected their lives. Europe conquered and controlled these nations for its own good, in order to gain profit and become the wealthiest. Each of the countries of Europe had different ways of conquering these nations, some through slavery, conquering their lands, and even by