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The History of Bohemian Style

The History of Bohemian Style

Bohemian style encompasses a broad range of looks in clothing, accessories and home decor, all of which have in common an emphasis on self-expression and freedom. The term "Bohemian" was first used in the mid-19th century to refer to various counter-cultural groups in Europe that were more intereste......[Read More]
About Famous Choctaw Indians

About Famous Choctaw Indians

The Choctaw Indians of the United States have produced many famous men and women. These citizens of both the Choctaw Nation and the United States have distinguished themselves and their heritage throughout time.......[Read More]
Who Are the Four Native American Forefathers?

Who Are the Four Native American Forefathers?

There are four Native American Chiefs that are often considered the most influential to the Native American culture. These four Chiefs were Chief Joseph, Sitting Bull, Geronimo and Red Cloud. Each of these forefathers played an important role in shaping their tribe's customs and history. Because of ......[Read More]
Pulmonology Associations

Pulmonology Associations

Pulmonology associations are designed to advance the treatment of patients with pulmonary diseases and educate the medical professionals who treat them. In order to do this, these organizations offer educational programs, certification programs and publish journals that keep members.........[Read More]
French Terms of Endearment for Children

French Terms of Endearment for Children

The French are known for their art, wine and beautiful language, the last of which is not lost when adults speak lovingly to children and "bebs." So the next time you want to shower your little ones with special terms of endearment, using one of these French phrases will make you look tres chic!......[Read More]
Famous Speeches in Black History

Famous Speeches in Black History

African American culture is known for its beautiful tradition of oratory. From the time of Frederick Douglass to that of Barack Obama, black leaders have demonstrated their skill with the spoken word. Throughout American history, issues such as slavery, segregation and inequality have inspired speak......[Read More]
Native American Housing Assistance & Self-Determination Act

Native American Housing Assistance & Self-Determination Act

Congress passed The Native American Housing Assistance and Self Determination Act of 1996 (known as NAHASDA) to change the way Native Americans receive federal housing assistance. The Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) administers it through the Office of Native American Programs.......[Read More]
Sources of Ancient Indian History

Sources of Ancient Indian History

Indian culture began around the Indus River in the southern region of India. While determining the history of a culture that precedes writing is difficult, it can be done with the help of a variety of sources and materials. These materials often need to be interpreted, but they provide an opportunit......[Read More]
California Missions How They Operate Today?

California Missions How They Operate Today?

Historians believe that sailors from northeast Asia had travelled to North America and settled there almost thirty thousand years ago. They also report that these people were well-organized, establishing nations for themselves. Even Europeans had ... ......[Read More]
What Is the Difference Between Nonprofit & Not-for-Profit?

What Is the Difference Between Nonprofit & Not-for-Profit?

The terms "nonprofit" and "not-for-profit" are often used interchangeably to describe an organization that exists without intent for profit. Legal distinctions between the two terms often are not recognized.......[Read More]
Styles of Viking Ships

Styles of Viking Ships

The Vikings were master shipbuilders. In the last century several viking ships believed to be nearly 1,000 years old have been found, almost completely intact. This was achieved by master woodcarvers who cut whole oak trees into massive strips and then layered them together. This material and skill ......[Read More]
Types of Native American Homes

Types of Native American Homes

A Native American tribe's location and culture were important factors in the tribe's housing designs. Certain housing structures were easy to build and take down, making it convenient for tribes who were nomadic and frequently changed the location of their village. Other homes were for societies who......[Read More]
The Jade Buddha Project

The Jade Buddha Project

According to the Jade Buddha for Universal Peace website, the Jade Buddha Project involves the carving of one of the world's largest Buddhas from gemstone-quality Jade. After its exhibition in the major cities of Asia and Australia, the Jade Buddha will be housed in the Great Stupa of Universal Comp......[Read More]
Patch Up The Hitch And Overcome Emotional Disturbance - Text Your Ex Back!

Patch Up The Hitch And Overcome Emotional Disturbance - Text Your Ex Back!

Relations between humans are complex and this complexity gets a sharp edge, if we are discussing about the tender relationship between couples. Typically, simple misunderstandings cause a blunder and start to create a crater between ... ......[Read More]
Pueblo Indian Pottery Tools

Pueblo Indian Pottery Tools

The Pueblo Indians have made pottery since prehistoric times. The tools used in crafting Pueblo pottery are simple: temper to add to the clay; a piece of gourd, wooden scraper or tin can lid to smooth the coils of the pot; a polishing stone; a sharp stick for incising a design on the pot and a small......[Read More]
How to Understand Diverse Cultures

How to Understand Diverse Cultures

Modern societies are composed of people from various ethnic, racial, geographical, religious and language groups. It is important that we all learn to appreciate one another's differences in order to get along peacefully.......[Read More]
The History of Great Wall of China

The History of Great Wall of China

The construction of the Great Wall lasted for about 2,000 years starting in 476 BC and ending around 1644. The Great Wall starts around Hushan in Liaoning which is eastern China and it ends around Jiayuguan Pass in Gansu in the west. Chinese legend says that over 20 different dynasties helped to bui......[Read More]
New Mexican Indian Pottery History

New Mexican Indian Pottery History

New Mexican Indian pottery is made predominantly by the Navajo, Hopi (sometimes distinguished as being among the pueblo peoples), and the remaining Pueblo Indians. The Pueblo pieces show the largest variety because the pieces differ from family to family (or pueblo to pueblo).......[Read More]
How to Highlight Black History Month in School

How to Highlight Black History Month in School

Black History Month is celebrated in February, but was originally developed in 1926 as Negro History Week by the notable historian Carter G. Woodson, a Ph.D. from Harvard University. Known as the father of Black History, Woodson sought to repair the historical exclusion of African-American contribu......[Read More]
Renaissance Dress Styles

Renaissance Dress Styles

The Mona Lisa was painted by Leonardo di Vinci during the Renaissance.Thinkstock/Comstock/Getty ImagesThe Renaissance was a cultural movement in Europe's history that started in Italy in the 1400s and spread to England, France, Germany, and other European countries, ending around 1600..........[Read More]