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Vielvolkerstaat- Shifting our World

Vielvolkerstaat is a German word meaning multi-ethnic state. According to political scientist Christoph Schnellbach of Oldenburg University in Germany, a Vielvolkerstaat or multi-ethnic state is a territorially limited political sovereignty comprising of two or more nations and whose members, including all people, are granted the equal right or legal status even at a the lowest […]



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The Economics and History of the Rubik’s Cube

[EDIT: Added category + minor parenthetical citation abbreviation] (Properly formatted PDF Version: Here) Summer Softleigh Prof. Betsy Allen-Pennebaker COR-330-10: Vienna: Bridge From West-East 1 December 2016 The Rubik’s Cube was a “masterpiece of masterpieces” (Rubik et al. xi).  It is used by a variety of people for a variety of reasons, such as teaching, mathematics, hand-eye […]



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Analyzing the IRA through the lenses of Identity

  My final paper will be to analyze the IRA, as they waged a guerrilla war in Northern Ireland and beyond in what became known as The Troubles. The IRA had the stated goal of a united Ireland, independent from the British Crown. They were considered a terrorist organization by Britain and the U.S., however […]



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Scottish Independence from the U.K.

This essay will be focusing on the identity and cultural aspects of the Scottish separatist movement that has been seeking independence from the U.K. for more than 300 years. In order to better understand Scotland’s reasoning’s for wanting to become an independent nation, it is important to look at the strained relationship between the two […]



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