background preloader


Facebook Twitter

Program Recaps - Audio - Free Podcast by Grand Valley State University. Home page for British English Dictionary and Thesaurus. H.D., Trilogie, "série américaine", éditions Corti, 2011. H. D. (Hilda Doolittle, 1886-1961), poète américaine, est une pointe du triangle dont les deux autres seraient Ezra Pound et William Carlos Williams.

C’est au bas d’un de ses poèmes, “Hermes of the Ways” qu’en septembre 1912 Ezra Pound inscrivit “H.D. Imagist”; première mention de l’imagisme et de ces initiales qui désormais remplaceront son nom. Malheureusement trop longtemps considérée comme une émule fidèle de l’imagisme et membre de l’écurie d’Ezra Pound, ce n’est que depuis peu (en partie du fait de l’essor du féminisme) que sa poésie, et surtout ces derniers livres, War Trilogy (1973), Helen in Egypt (1961) et Hermetic Definition (1972) sont apparus comme l’oeuvre d’une poète majeure en quête d’un “gnosticisme” moderne et explorant la psyché, l’histoire, les mythes et les traditions de l’humanité.

La serie américaine des éditions Corti : PAUL BLACKBURN – Cities, trad. Un incident ici et là, grilles confisquées (pour les canons) dans ton (et mon) vieux square : 2009PA030146.pdf. Political Parties | [question_text] Hey there! The Democratic and Republican parties are the two major political parties in the United States. Here are some of the basic differences between the two, although you should always remember that people who describe themselves as either Republican or Democrat don't necessarily have all the same beliefs. They may subscribe to only some of their party’s core beliefs, and can even agree with many of the things that characterize the opposing party! For the last 100 years, the Democrats have tended to be the more left-leaning or liberal party in U.S. government. That means that Democrats tend to support the ideas of equal rights and opportunities for the working and lower classes, as well as the right to civil liberties that protect individuals from the government's interference.

The Republican Party, often called the GOP, is considered the more right-leaning or conservative party in U.S. government. Learn more: Political Parties Hope this helps! Tim. History 7b Spring 2006 UC Berkeley (History 7B US History: from Civil War to Present) : Jennifer Burns. Combined--Control_of_the_U.S._House_of_Representatives_-_Control_of_the_U.S._Senate.png (PNG Image, 1399 × 706 pixels) - Scaled (73%)

Presidential Timeline. Republican Supreme Court Justices. List of U.S. Presidents - Facts and Comparison. U.S. Supreme Court Cases and Decisions. U.S. Politics. Political Parties Rap - Smart Songs. American Political System / Useful Notes - TV Tropes. "Ninety-eight percent of the adults in this country are decent, hard-working, honest Americans. It's the other lousy two percent that get all the publicity. But then, we elected them. " —Lily Tomlin The United States is a federal republic consisting principally of 50 states and the District of Columbia, which is made up entirely of one city, Washington, DC.

It's often called simply "DC" in common usage and is the seat of the federal government. Note that distinction: DC is in the United States, but not of them.note This is to prevent it from being too heavily affected by any one state's petty local politics. Convinced everyone else this was a bad idea. Caution: Reality outside 495 may differ from reality inside 495. There is a feeling among some Americans that there may be a reality distortion field of some sort that follows the outer edge of the Capital Beltway (a highway that circles DC). The Executive Branch The Electoral College & the Congressional Directory The Legislative Branch. UsefulNotes/Political Ideologies. These are the basic political ideologies that are prevalent in contemporary times.

Of course, these are largely simplified, and most people don’t adhere purely to one ideology, but adopt concepts from multiple ideologies. Still, most political works can be broadly defined as falling into one of the following categories. Please note, the following categories are ideological. Several groups running in Real Life elections often use these terms, but to refer to their political bloc rather than as an indicator of their actual ideological leanings. Open/close all folders Context The following political ideologies arose from two periods in human history: the Enlightenment and the Counter-Enlightenment (the trope Romanticism Versus Enlightenment is basically Counter-Enlightenment versus Enlightenment).

Nationalism — For the Nation! Nationalism is so unquestioned and all-pervasive today that it is more a belief than an ideology. Liberalism — For Freedom, and Reform! Socialism — For Equality! . . Political Parties: Overview. A Brief History of American Major Parties. The Republicans: A History of the Grand Old Party. Lewis L. Gould, "The Republicans: A History of the Grand Old Party" English | ISBN: 0199936625 | 2014 | 416 pages | PDF | 5 MB The Republicans is a revised and updated edition of Lewis L. Gould'-s 2003 history of the Republican party. The book retains the features that made the first edition a success—a fast-paced account of Republican fortunes, a deep knowledge of the evolution of national political history, and an acute feel for the interplay of personalities and ideology. All the main players in the Republican story are captured in penetrating sketches and deft analysis. Gould brings to life such forgotten Republican leaders as James G.

The Republicans contains a new chapter on the George W. The Republicans won praise for its even-handed, incisive analysis of Republican history a decade ago. The Paradoxes and Crisis of Contemporary Conservatism.