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Stage 2: Defining the problem.

As stated before, during this second stage you will analyze and define the specific problem that you will be investigating. Specific details of the problem or inquiry that illustrate the approach and significance of your investigation are required for this stage. 72 more words

12th Grade

The Idea of an "Empire of Liberty"

How we label things, or how we construct their meaning and place in history, obviously will say a lot about us.

The Constitution serves as a good example. 1,377 more words

Book Reviews

High School Japanese Class

During my sophomore, junior, and senior (10th, 11th, and 12th) years in high school, a new world opened before my eyes. While attending a history class one day in what was either 1997 or 1998, an American man approached the front of the room, having been invited to introduce his class: Japanese language. 53 more words

School Work

12th Grade: Only in a Democracy

This week we continued the Peloponnesian War by looking at the Peace of Nicias, and why it failed.

Like most things, not all peace treaties are created equal.   648 more words

Weekend Updates

The Best Reason for Democracy is . . . Democracy?

Several years ago I read an article where the man interviewed had positive things to say about some developments in Italian democracy.  “The people are now ready to criticize and poke fun of their leaders,” he commented.   2,381 more words

Book Reviews

"We have a great king, who loves ham."

I recently came across an interesting article about a man who commands fees of $4000 for slicing a leg of ham.

If one reads the article… 794 more words

Sticks In The Mud