Additional theme studies focusing on asian american or pacific islander heritage: civil rights in america: racial voting rights: the historic context contains separate essays on african american, american indian, and the hispanic and asian american voting rights experienceall three stories begin at a different time period. The analysis of the impact of the empire of china on the worlds trading and the historical development of chinese dynasties essay questions: what was the contribution of the qin dynasty to the prosperity of china. Their contributions and achievements included in the areas of technology, socio-politics, and culture because of their example, the structure of chinese civilization has been developed in their model essays related to asian civilization 1 the europeans were eager to influence the asian civilizations with trade, technology, and. Second, this essay considers the contributions made by the asian immigrant and asian american environmental justice movement, and by the activism of african american, latino and native american communities. Essay eight: asian americans and agriculture, innovation and business lane hirabayashi this essay explores individual entrepreneurship and the creation of businesses by asian americans, their contributions to agriculture, and the roles they played in developing the american economy through innovation.
Best answer: look at some of the things invented in china: paper, gunpowder, compasses, and, of course, ice cream much of maths, science and engineering was discovered in asia as well obviously paper and gunpowder are very important, but compasses are possibly the greatest invention. The one major asian american contribution that i can think of is the west coast railroads there are thousands of asian bodies buried underneath those railroads that we helped or were forced to lay also, there are thousands of bodies buried in those gold mines that we helped or were forced to mine. During the high medieval period, the islamic world was at its cultural peak, supplying information and ideas to europe, via andalusia, sicily and the crusader kingdoms in the levant these included latin translations of the greek classics and of arabic texts in astronomy, mathematics, science, and medicineother contributions included technological and scientific innovations via the silk road.
Write a descriptive essay that summarizes the contributions of either asian americans or african americans to the culture of america use the diagram or chart that you created on either african americans or asian americans. These facts about hispanic contributions to the united states remind us of the inscription in the national archives building, where our nation's most precious documents are stored, which says, the past is prologue purpose of the essay make young latinos proud of their cultural heritage. Portland public schools geocultural baseline essay series asian contributions to mathematics by ramesh gangolli ramesh gangolli dr ramesh gangolli was born in india, and educated at the university of bombay.
Essay about ancient chinese contributions ancient chinese contributions kenneth smith professor maxine brown hum 111-world cultures i november 29, 2012 the ancient chinese culture has contributed in many ways to the way of life today as we know it. Exploratory essay topics on minorities in the usa will give you a good scope of what you can explore in the matter be sure sure to check our sample topics. Nietzsche and asian thought is an anthology of essays by a variety of contributors on the relationship of the thought of german philosopher friedrich nietzsche to asian philosophy specifically, indian, chinese and japanese philosophy. The world is indebted to ancient china for a number of contributions in the sector of art, literature, science and technology let us discuss about the major contributions of ancient china to the world. An even more modern development is the host of contributions being made by ethnic minorities in the field (stanovich, 2004, pp 10-11) today, around three fourths of bachelors and doctorate graduates in psychology are women and a few ethnic minority women have made outstanding marks in psychology.
The rise of asian americans updated edition, april 04, 2013: this new edition of our 2012 report on asian americans provides data on 14 smaller asian origin groups with population counts below 500,000 in the 2010 census, along with detailed data on the economic and demographic characteristics of adults in nine of these groups our original 2012 report contained survey and census data on all. Many years ago, the laws of the united states prohibited asian immigrants from entering the country this law was eventually revoked and in 1952 legislation passed that allows people of all races to become united states citizens. Thailand is supposed to create a new policy that would assist thailand to wisely develop the country and expand the economy among asean community 2015 overview of the issues the association of southeast asian nations (asean) was established on 8 august 1967 by five leaders – the foreign ministers of indonesia, malaysia, the philippines, singapore and thailand [. Document-based assessment for global history second edition theresa c noonan.
The asian baseline essay in art by william lillys with an epilogue by dr pratipaditya pal asian and asian-american traditions in language arts by professor shawn wong and dr naseem a hines asian contributions to mathematics by dr ramesh gangolli. Ancient chinese contributions essay ancient chinese contributions rich laird strayer university humanities: culture, continuity and change 111 dr ronald gavin may 28, 2012 ancient chinese contributions the world owes a lot to the chinese for all the major contributions and innovations they introduced for example, during the era of.
Our ten contributions to civilization the key to the answer, i suggest, lies in what i venture to call america's seminal contributions of the past in my view there have been at least ten. The contributions of chinese to engineering are not in doubt some of the major contributions would include the compass, gunpowder, papermaking, and printing, which were among the most important technological advances, only known in europe by the end of the middle ages. Part ii - african-american contributions to science and technology introduction when african people were brought as captives to the new world, they did not come as uncivilized, primitive people, but with a rich cultural heritage and accomplishments in all human endeavors spanning hundreds of thousands of years. Asian groups listed include japanese, filipino, and “foreign born from asia” a news photo taken shortly before pearl harbor shows a diverse group of chefs at a los angeles restaurant — a filipino, a japanese american, and a chinese american.