Rebellion Essay Topics

Rebellion against romanticism

Realism can be seen as a rebellion against romanticism, which, according to realists, did not depict life accurately and was prone to over-sentimentality. Realists did not believe in the structure and symmetry common in romantic fiction. Realists viewed life as irregular, where individuals were always confronted with ethical dilemmas. The realists also valued the individual,… View Article

Shay’s Rebellion Was Not Justified

Poverty, hunger, and forced to pay the government taxes. These are the reasons for a rebellion, they say, because their voices was not heard. They had no other choice than to resort to violence to catch the government’s attention, did they? No, they did have other choices other than violence, and their voices were heard…. View Article

Possible Exam Questions Elizabeth

‘Tudor monarchs experienced more failures than successes in dealing with religion in England in the years 1547 to 1587.’ Assess the validity of this view. Students may refer to some of the following material in support of the claim that religious Policies were successful: • after 1549 there were no rebellions against the religious changes… View Article

Dynamics Of Rebellion

When the Seven Years’ War (1756 – 1763) ended, England accumulated a considerable financial debt and sought to resolve this problem as fast as possible. Prime Minister George Grenville and his government reasoned that the debt had to be partly decreased at the expense of the Colonies which were held responsible for it by many… View Article

The subject of The Open Door Policy

The subject of The Open Door Policy between America and China is a controversial issue. Advancments in The Open Door Policy between America and China can be linked to many areas. Until recently considered taboo amongst polite society, it is yet to receive proper recognition for laying the foundations of democracy. Often it is seen… View Article

1984 vs. Animal Farm

In both novels Nineteen Eighty-Four and Animal Farm there are many similarities. Three main topics, which will be discussed in this essay, are: control, isolation, and rebellion. The governing powers in each society of the two novels use control and isolation as tools for suppressing rebellion to ensure their reign of the social authority for… View Article

Qing China and the consequences of the golden age

Introduction The “Prosperous Age” was a period where Qing China experienced a drastic increase in population, flourishing trade and commerce, and a remarkable level of social and political stability during the reign of Emperor Kangxi, Yongzheng and Qianlong. However, its brilliance was overshadowed by its subsequent consequences and China was soon at its breaking point… View Article

Qing China and the consequences of the golden age

The “Prosperous Age” was a period where Qing China experienced a drastic increase in population, flourishing trade and commerce, and a remarkable level of social and political stability during the reign of Emperor Kangxi, Yongzheng and Qianlong. However, its brilliance was overshadowed by its subsequent consequences and China was soon at its breaking point in… View Article