Appunti per Scuola e Università
Appunti e tesine di tutte le materie per gli studenti delle scuole medie riguardanti le materie umanistiche: dall'italiano alla storia riguardanti le materie umanistiche: dall'italiano alla storia 
Appunti, analisi, compresione per le scuole medie suddivisi per materie scientifiche, per ognuna troverai appunti, dispense, esercitazioni, tesi e riassunti in download.
Gli appunti, le tesine e riassunti di tecnica amministrativa, ingegneria tecnico, costruzione. Tutti gli appunti di gratis!
BambiniComunicazioneComunicazioniEcologia ambienteEducazione pedagogia
Etica moralitaFranceseGiocoGrammaticaInglese
LatinoLetteratura italianoPersonalitaPortogheseRisorse umane
SociologiaSpagnoloStoriaTedesco » Umanistiche » Appunti di Inglese » The First World War

The First World War

Visite: 570Gradito: [ Picolo appunti ]
Leggi anche appunti:

The pit and the pendulum, edgar allan poe

THE PIT AND THE PENDULUM Summary: Perhaps one of Poe's most popular works,

Frankenstein - mary shelley

FRANKENSTEIN  - MARY SHELLEY The most popular Gothic novel was written by

Sogno di una notte di mezza estate

Sogno di una notte di mezza estate LEADING ACTORS & ACTRESSES TESEO

Scarica gratis The First World War

The First World War

In 1914 Britain declared war on Germany as she had invaded neutral Belgium. The conflict soon became worldwide and lasted four years.
At the start the British army consisted of volunteers, but two years later men were forced to join the army. It was the first European war Britain had taken part in since the Napoleonic wars (except for the Crimean War in 1854-56). The effects were devastating and disastrous owing to the use of modern weapons. When the war was over the government assured improvements in living conditions for young men returning from the war, but hopes for a better future were crushed.
At the beginning of the century Britain was no longer the power she had been during the past. Many were the causes of this slow but gradual decline.
In Europe other countries started to challenge and threaten Britan’s economic power, such as  Gerrnany and France, an also the United States constituted a growing power in way of expansion. Moreover British industries underwent a critical period and there was in the production goods. Science and technology were no longer British economy’s exclusive privilage. It was extremely expensive to keep up the Empire and its decline was underway. After the first world war the “Dominions” of South Africa, Canada. Australia and New Zealand, gained their independence but remained members of the “British Commonwealth of Nations”. A different fate however was reserved to non-white colonies. In India the demand for independence and self-government was growing and the movement for freedom was organized by Mahatma Gandhi through “civil disobedience” and no violent methods. India gained full independence after the second world war in 1947. The social position of women too underwent a radical change after the first world war. Women had taken men’s places in factories during the war and their social role could no longer be underrated. In 1918 women over the age of thirty gained the right to vote, but universal female suffrage was only achieved in 1928. The liberation of women gradually took place; women could now dress more casually, have short hair, smoke and drink, and by so doinig, they acquired more social freedom.

Scarica gratis The First World War
Appunti su:

Accedi al tuo account
Scarica 100% gratis e Invia appunti, tesine, riassunti

Registrati ora Password dimenticata?
  • Appunti superiori
  • In questa sezione troverai sunti esame, dispense, appunti universitari, esercitazioni e tesi, suddivisi per le principali facoltà.
  • Università
  • Appunti, dispense, esercitazioni, riassunti direttamente dalla tua aula Universitaria
  • all'Informatica
  • Introduzione all'Informatica, Information and Comunication Tecnology, componenti del computer, software, hardware ...

Appunti Francese Francese
Tesine Tedesco Tedesco
    Lezioni Spagnolo Spagnolo