Free Slavic peoples Essays and Papers

Satisfactory Essays
Good Essays
Better Essays
Powerful Essays
Best Essays
Page 1 of 50 - About 500 essays
  • Good Essays

    Russian House Since the 1851 Great Exhibition, world's fairs have always attempted to celebrate cultural diversity. In pavilions, participating countries promoted their natural resources and industrial products, while celebrating their national identity. However, not all cultures could be accurately portrayed. These exhibits did not prevent negative stereotypes about other people's cultures for persisting. Stereotyping almost became an art form, and was particularly apparent at the 1889 World's

    • 830 Words
    • 2 Pages
    • 5 Works Cited
    Good Essays
  • Powerful Essays

    Through justifying the adoption of Christianity, emphasizing the importance of aestheticism in ceremony, and illustrating the overwhelming Slavic transition from paganism to Christianity we are able to glean the importance of Vladimir’s success in transitioning the Slavs to Eastern Orthodoxy. The story “Vladimir Christianizes Russia” seeks to justify the Slavic adoption of Christianity by portraying it as God’s will. Through this we are able to see the importance of Vladimir’s transition to Christianity

    • 1412 Words
    • 3 Pages
    • 1 Works Cited
    Powerful Essays
  • Good Essays

    russia

    • 1921 Words
    • 4 Pages

    overviewed and the results will try to be inferred. The analysis of Russian Foreign Policy will be discussed in four different sections: ( a) 1801- 1855 b) 1855 – 1917 c) 1917 - 1945 d) 1945 – 2000 ). 1-) Russia’s Topography If Russia and Russian People are the topics to be discussed, it is a must to take geopolitical, political and identity structure into consideration firstly. Accepted as Russia’s core and center, East Europe has three main features: infertile soils, the lack of natural hampers

    • 1921 Words
    • 4 Pages
    Good Essays
  • Good Essays

    Opinions of Hrushevsky

    • 594 Words
    • 2 Pages

    arguments have their strong points. Most of these are confident claims about why their respective countries came from Kievan Rus'. For example, Ukraine is roughly the same territory as Kievan Rus' so one argument is that the indigenous Ukrainian people of the region are descended from the original Rus'. Ukraine also has similar cultural elements to those of Kievan Rus'. A Russian argument would be that Muscovy had the same political system as Kievan Rus'. Both had a grand prince (or later tsar)

    • 594 Words
    • 2 Pages
    Good Essays
  • Best Essays

    Veles. Moscow, Russia: "FAIR-PRESS". 4. Chyzhevskyi, D. (1971). Comparative History of Slavic Literatures. Nashville Vanderbilt: University Press. 5. Kuzio, T. (2001). Historiography and National Identity among the Eastern Slavs: Towards a New Framework. National Identities, 3(2), 109-132 6. Johns, A. (205). Slavic Creation Narratives: The Sacred and the Comic. Fabula, 46(3/4), 257-290. 7. Dumka, B. (2006). Slavic Mythology. Retrieved Oct. 25, 2009, from MM-MMVI Bryan L. Dumka, New York, NY. Web site:

    • 2532 Words
    • 6 Pages
    • 9 Works Cited
    Best Essays
  • Powerful Essays

    Animal is You Anthropomorphism in Medieval Slavic Mythology Jeffery Simpson, V00781708 MEDI 210 James Acken April, 2014 Word Count: 2,538 1 or hundreds of years, Russia has carried the moniker of ‘The Bear.’ Seen as large, clumsy and unpredictable, Russia has been long associated with this animal. But where did this likeness come from? Was it merely developed by 17th century political cartoonists or does it have a deeper meaning? In the Medieval Slavic mythological corpus, animals play a large roll

    • 2454 Words
    • 5 Pages
    Powerful Essays
  • Good Essays

    Slavic Mythology

    • 738 Words
    • 2 Pages

    Slavic mythology is characterized by the fact that it is a comprehensive creation story. It represents not a separate branch of the national representations of the world like a fantasy, or religion; but is embodied even in the home – whether it is rites, rituals, worship or agricultural calendar or demonology. Therefore, practically destroyed in past, it continues to live in images, symbols, rituals and in the language itself. Paganism covers the entire field of spiritual culture and much of the

    • 738 Words
    • 2 Pages
    Good Essays
  • Satisfactory Essays

    Pan-Slavism

    • 930 Words
    • 2 Pages

    Pan-Slavism In the early nineteenth century, Slavic peoples from multiple empires in eastern and southern Europe began to pursue a movement to protect and organize Slavic culture. In 1848, this movement became more political. It gained a reputation and an attempt was made to unify all Slavic peoples. This movement became known as Pan-Slavism. Pan-Slavism appealed to many Slavs who felt nationalism towards their race. However among the Slavs, there were many different opinions. Some believed

    • 930 Words
    • 2 Pages
    Satisfactory Essays
  • Powerful Essays

    meant to bridge the gap between local variation and an exalted standard language, to rich compendia containing not just lexical equivalencies, but a hoard of linguistic and anthropological knowledge to be examined perpetually–as exemplified in the Slavic-speaking world by V. I. Dal’s opus vitć, the Tolkovyj slovar’ živogo velikorusskago jazyka, first published in the 1860s. On this continuum, Francek Mukič’s Porabsko knjižnoslovensko- madžarski slovar (henceforth PKMS) lies somewhat closer to the

    • 1479 Words
    • 3 Pages
    Powerful Essays
  • Satisfactory Essays

    be arranged to identify the most suitable candidate for the job. One of the main criteria in this process is the ability to speak different languages. ‘Bodegas Caballé' acts global and needs employees who are able to interact with many different people all over the world. So the candidate should entail the qualification to communicate in several different languages. In this case the attention is specially turned to the east-European language due to the fact that 'Bodegas Caballé' aspires to capture

    • 1277 Words
    • 3 Pages
    Satisfactory Essays
Previous
Page12345678950