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Term Paper Topics 12th Waves (12D) 2009 September



The paper topics are vague on purpose. It is up to the students to choose appropriate examples and to come up with a thesis statement. Students will work on the topic chosen in stages. By October first students have chosen examples, present a working table of contents and a reference list. By November 1st, students present a first draft. Second drafts, if necessary, due December 1st. The process of grading papers will be concluded around December 7th.

         World History

(1)           The Social and Political Environment of Progress : East Asia
(2)           The Social and Political Environment of Progress : South Asia
(3)           The Social and Political Environment of Progress : West Asia
(4)           The Social and Political Environment of Progress : the Mediterranean in Antiquity
(5)           The Social and Political Environment of Progress : Europe after the Roman Empire
(6)           Frontiers in the History of East Asia
(7)           Frontiers in the History of South Asia
(8)           Frontiers in the History of Europe
(9)           An Urban History of West Asia
(10)           An Urban History of East Asia
(11)           An Urban History of Russia
(12)           An Urban History of South America
(13)      CIA      Heroes and Villains in Russian History
(14)           Heroes and Villains in Chinese History
(15)           Heroes and Villains in Japanese History
(16)           Heroes and Villains in Indian History
(17)           Heroes and Villains in Mexican History
(18)           Heroes and Villains in Arab History
(19)           Heroes and Villains in Turkish History
(20)           Heroes and Villains in Iranian History
(21)           Heroes and Villains in Indonesian History
(22)           Heroes and Villains in Argentine History
(23)           Heroes and Villains in South African History
(24)           Heroes and Villains in Mongolian History


First claim, by email or verbal, gets the topic; every topic only once.

Term Paper Topics 12th Waves (12D) 2009 September
(Due Date October 1st)



         February 13th 2009          Alexander Ganse






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