1/Hinduism boasts a rich and complex textual tradition. Explain how the study of

1/Hinduism boasts a rich and complex textual tradition. Explain how the study of Hinduism differs from the study of the so-called “religions of the book” Judaism, Christianity, and Islam. How should one approach and appreciate Hinduism? 2/Describe the Last Judgment in Zoroastrianism and what happens to the humans who are still living at that time. 3/What is the “morality play” […]

Final mini-paper

You are expected to write a short paper in English where you discuss themes from modules 4 and 5. The text needs to be in the range of 900-1100 words. You should spend a few words on an introduction, but the main text should be divided between three topics that are covered in modules 4 and 5. You are free […]

Hinduism boasts a rich and complex textual tradition. Explain how the study of H

Hinduism boasts a rich and complex textual tradition. Explain how the study of Hinduism differs from the study of the so-called “religions of the book” Judaism, Christianity, and Islam. How should one approach and appreciate Hinduism? FIRST READ, THEN INTERPRET! 1. READING SCRIPTURE: Read the first 10 chapters of the Bhagavad Gita. A link to a translated version with commentary […]

Spanish American War & American Foreign Policy

Essay response: How did the Spanish American War change the course of American foreign policy? 1. What were the economic, political, and ideological reasons for the USA’s increased global engagement after 1880. 2. Which set of factors was the most important and why? No sources needed for this assignment

History of Medicine class

In a post of at least 500 words, address all the following questions and provide evidence from the readings to support your claims. Remember to cite the source and the page number when you paraphrase or provide a quotation: From the readings for this week, describe how infectious disease outbreaks reflect the historic context of the time in which they […]

Historical Analysis Essay Progress Check 1 Guidelines and Rubric Overview: Throu

Historical Analysis Essay Progress Check 1 Guidelines and Rubric Overview: Throughout Modules Five and Six, you have been guided through beginning your Project 2: Historical Analysis Essay, which you will continue to work on in Modules Seven and Eight and formally submit for completion at the end of Module Eight of the course. This progress check assignment provides you with […]