History

The African and African American Histories

The African and African-American histories are conjoined in the past years, before and during slavery.

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The Civil Rights Movement

The Civil Rights Movement was the struggle of Afro-Americans in the US in the 1950s and 1960s to attain civil rights like their white counterparts.

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The Tragedy of the Holocaust

There is no more chilling event in the history of the world such as the holocaust. The holocaust took place in the heat of the Second World War.

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Martin Luther King

Summarizing the Problem of Martin Luther Kings fight for African-Americans Rights America is sometimes compared to a melting pot, where people of different ethnic origin and race can equally pursue their political, cultural and economic purposes.

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Florence Nightingale...To pledge or Not to Pledge?

The Nightingale Pledge is an adaptation of the Hippocratic Oath for nurses. Most of nursing school graduates have to take this pledge. The aim of this paper is to analyze historic role of the Nightingale Pledge, as well as its functions and purposes, ethical benefits and limitations.

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Origins of the Courtly Love Tradition

Courtly love is a medieval concept of love, according to which the relationship between the lover and his lady is similar to the relationship between a vassal and his lord. The concept has had a significant impact on the whole European culture until now. For the first time, the concept courtly love occurred in the end of the 11th century in the poetry of troubadours in the court of sovereign lords of Aquitaine and Provence.

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