Against what backdrop did the rise of ideologies of capitalism, socialism and communism clash?

QUESTION POSTED AT 03/12/2019 - 04:20 AM

Answered by admin AT 03/12/2019 - 04:20 AM

It was against the backdrop of the Cold War that the rise of ideologies of capitalism, socialism and communism clashed, since this war provided a more serious setting in which to address these major differences, with the threat of violence. 
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ANSWERED AT 09/12/2019 - 02:38 AM


QUESTION POSTED AT 09/12/2019 - 02:38 AM

What term refers to the act of not following social norms?

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Deviance.

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ANSWERED AT 09/12/2019 - 01:29 AM


QUESTION POSTED AT 09/12/2019 - 01:29 AM

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One of the main reasons why the collapse of communism led to increased mortality in eastern Europe is because people and states had depended on the communist framework for jobs and food supplies, and when it collapsed they were not ready to transition immediately into a market economy--leading many to fall ill. 

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QUESTION POSTED AT 09/12/2019 - 12:34 AM

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ANSWERED AT 09/12/2019 - 12:24 AM


QUESTION POSTED AT 09/12/2019 - 12:24 AM

Which social structure did the Aztecs and the Incas have in common?

They both were big Meso-American Empires that had a theocracy. The two both had priests who ruled over the land and a king.  Both empires practiced human sacrifices to please their gods.  Both empires were very advanced and had many engineering wonders. 

ANSWERED AT 08/12/2019 - 03:00 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 08/12/2019 - 03:00 PM

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QUESTION POSTED AT 08/12/2019 - 02:42 PM

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"He built a second capital in the East, which led to the division of the Empire" would be the best way to describe how Diocletian affected the Roman Empire, since it had grown to a state where managing it under a single entity was too difficult. 

ANSWERED AT 08/12/2019 - 02:41 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 08/12/2019 - 02:41 PM

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ANSWERED AT 08/12/2019 - 02:27 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 08/12/2019 - 02:27 PM

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Assuming that this is referring to the same list of options that was posted before with this question, the correct response would be the one having to do with the idea that they "hijacked" the theory of natural selection to imply that if certain people were not "fit", their needs did not need to be taken into consideration because this was the "way nature worked". 

ANSWERED AT 08/12/2019 - 01:43 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 08/12/2019 - 01:43 PM

Fifth, they desire to bring about the fullest collaboration between all nations in the economic field with the objector securing, for all, improved labor standards, economic advancement and social security; This statement is based on the assumption that improved labor standards, economic A)achievement, and social security are not always possible. B)most countries will want to cooperate with the US and Great Britain after the war ends. C)Churchill and Roosevelt have already developed a plan for international economic improvements.

I believe the answer is: . all countries will cooperate to achieve common goals with regard to the world economy.

the statement above was given during the announcement of atlantic charter in 1941. The purpose of this nation is to announce the plan by united nations to bring peace, order, and promote general welfares toward the countries who are experiencing problems.

ANSWERED AT 08/12/2019 - 01:25 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 08/12/2019 - 01:25 PM

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ANSWERED AT 08/12/2019 - 01:15 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 08/12/2019 - 01:15 PM

What economic idea did the US adopt from Adam Smith? a. monopolies c. socialism b. communism d. laissez-faire What economic idea did the US adopt from Adam Smith? a. monopolies c. socialism b. communism d. laissez-faire What economic idea did the US adopt from Adam Smith? a. monopolies c. socialism b. communism d. laissez-faire

It was the economic idea of "laissez-faire" that the United States adopted from Adam Smith, since Smith was an advocate for the free market system to be uninhibited by government intervention. 

ANSWERED AT 08/12/2019 - 01:12 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 08/12/2019 - 01:12 PM

Exit Which of the following might be an example of economic dominance, which Europe, the United States, and Japan often wielded over other regions? A. a treaty signed to form a military alliance B. a puppet government that was supported by foreign rulers C. a military invasion that was implemented to put down revolutionary factions D. a commercial firm that exerted political and social power in colonized regions

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ANSWERED AT 08/12/2019 - 12:54 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 08/12/2019 - 12:54 PM

Which best defines ratified? a-The United States joins the United Nations. b-Truman adopts a "get tough" policy concerning Soviet relations. c-The Marshall Plan contains the threat of Communism.

The correct option is A

The UN is governed by the Charter of the United Nations, which entered into force on October 24, 1945 and was signed on June 25 of the same year in the US city of San Francisco, by 51 countries, a few months before the end of the Second World War. The two world wars are explicitly mentioned in the preamble to the Charter.

The United States entered the United Nations, through a process of ratification that passed through the US Congress.

ANSWERED AT 08/12/2019 - 12:40 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 08/12/2019 - 12:40 PM

Modernized Japan included all of the following EXCEPT a. the rise of worker unions. c. shift from country to city. b. Western ideas and culture. d. the rise of communism.

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ANSWERED AT 08/12/2019 - 12:29 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 08/12/2019 - 12:29 PM

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Explanation:

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ANSWERED AT 08/12/2019 - 12:08 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 08/12/2019 - 12:08 PM

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ANSWERED AT 08/12/2019 - 11:09 AM


QUESTION POSTED AT 08/12/2019 - 11:09 AM

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ANSWERED AT 08/12/2019 - 10:57 AM


QUESTION POSTED AT 08/12/2019 - 10:57 AM

Which of these created trouble for Anne Hutchinson when she lived in the Massachusetts Bay Colony? She persecuted those who disagreed with her religious views. She supported the Christian liberal theology movement. She held meetings in her home during which women discussed scripture. She founded the social gospel movement.

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ANSWERED AT 08/12/2019 - 10:51 AM


QUESTION POSTED AT 08/12/2019 - 10:51 AM

Following World War II, the organization known as the North Atlantic Treaty Organization was formed because anti-Communist nations needed to show they were united. the USSR was threatening to occupy East Germany. Western European nations wanted to attack the USSR. Western European nations were turning to Communism.

Following World War II, the organization known as the North Atlantic Treaty Organization was formed because "anti-Communist nations needed to show they
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ANSWERED AT 08/12/2019 - 10:42 AM


QUESTION POSTED AT 08/12/2019 - 10:42 AM

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ANSWERED AT 08/12/2019 - 10:35 AM


QUESTION POSTED AT 08/12/2019 - 10:35 AM

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The name of the legislative assembly created by Czar Nicholas II was the "Duma", since this was where most of the major decisions facing the kingdom were discussed. 

ANSWERED AT 08/12/2019 - 10:33 AM


QUESTION POSTED AT 08/12/2019 - 10:33 AM

Why did herbert spencer's theories on social darwinism appeal to imperialist

Theories on social darwinism appealed to imperialist in general because imperialists could claim (falsely) that Darwin's "Survival of the fittest" conclusion meant that it was only natural for the "stronger" states to take over the "weaker" states--meaning there was no moral issue. 

ANSWERED AT 08/12/2019 - 10:29 AM


QUESTION POSTED AT 08/12/2019 - 10:29 AM

Which of these had the greatest effect on Roman culture during the late Republic and early Empire? Gaius Marcus angering the Senate by promising land to soldiers Julius Caesar naming himself dictator growing trade of goods and spices with Sicily and Spain the rise to political power of a series of poets and painters

"Julius Caesar naming himself dictator" had the greatest effect on Roman culture during the late Republic and early Empire, since this upended the entire political structure of Rome and ushered in a new era of dictatorship. 

ANSWERED AT 08/12/2019 - 10:19 AM


QUESTION POSTED AT 08/12/2019 - 10:19 AM