Domestic policies and impact

Domestic Policies and Impacts

Domestic Policies and Impacts Domestic policies and impact: Single Party states came up after the European countries gave up their control over the countries in Asia and Africa. The new states were greatly influenced by communism and even the dictatorial rule in Germany, Italy, Cuba and many other places. Some of these states tried to model after a single party state. Each country had a different background for a single party to come up. Most often they states had strong undisputed leaders and Read More…

Democratic states - Political, social and economic challenges

Democratic states – Political, social and economic challenges

Democratic states – Political, social and economic challenges One of the reasons for both the world wars was to stop the spread of communism into different parts of Europe. The system was seen to be very effective and it was accepted by the people as class hierarchy was being quashed. However at the end of the wars and later into the twentieth century many more democratic governments emerged. Soviet Union split into many small countries and many of them became democratic countries. There was Read More…

Democratic States Economic and social policies

Democratic States

Democratic States: Economic and social policies With the emergence of democratic states the economic and social policies underwent a sea change especially in countries which shifted from communism to capitalism which was the by product of having a democratic governance. Under communism and socialism the economies were highly centralized and were under state control. This enabled the state leaders to access the resources to reward their supporters and punish their detractors. Something which wRead More…

World Wars: Causes and Effects IV

World Wars: Causes and Effects IV

Causes Practices and effects of wars 4: Effects of War Effects of war are both long term and short term and they are wide spread. What happens to the soldiers and civilians are different, nevertheless both suffer in times of war. The wars of the twentieth century were lead by WWI and WWII. Scores of civilians joined the army and the women and children were left with no protection. So there were many atrocities committed on women and children. This has a far reaching effect as it affects emRead More…

World Wars Causes and Effects III

World Wars: Causes and Effects III

Causes practices and effects of wars-3: Nature of Warfare Warfare changed a lot during the 20th century. There were so many changes in the world in the field of technology and communication. This naturally affected warfare too. New arms and ammunitions were invented. What was used in one part of the world was known in other parts and it was replicated and sometimes even bettered. Warfare also changed. Sea and air warfare was introduced. With all this went away all laid out norms in a war. Read More…

World Wars Causes and Effects II

World Wars: Causes and Effects II

Causes, practices and effects of wars-II: Wars were widespread in the 20th century. The causes and practises of the war differed. The effects of wars were most often the same. What is war? War is a fight between two countries or two opposing group of companies. Each country aims to achieve their objective through force. Wars are sometimes fought within the countries and they are called revolutions or civil wars. The name war is given to a sustained fight meaning it should have gone on for few daRead More…

India-Achievements Of the Guptas

India: Achievements Of the Chandragupta Maurya

India: Achievements Of the Chandragupta Maurya India: Achievements Of the Chandragupta Maurya – It is believed that a wealthy family from Pragya or Magadha which is now Eastern Uttar Pradesh had started the Gupta Dynasty. The family gained a lot of prominence during the latter period of the 3rd century. Chandra Gupta, I was the third king during the Gupta period and was accredited for founding the Gupta Dynasty in 320 AD. It is still quite unclear whether 320 AD is marked as Chandra Gupta’Read More…