Many experts predict that genetic testing for disease susceptibility is well on

Many experts predict that genetic testing for disease susceptibility is well on its way to becoming a routine part of clinical care. Yet many of the genetic tests currently being developed are, in the words of the World Health Organization (WHO), of “questionable prognostic value.” —Leslie Pray, PhD Obesity remains one of the most common… Continue reading Many experts predict that genetic testing for disease susceptibility is well on

Assignment Expectations: As part of your Research Project, the first assignment

Assignment Expectations: As part of your Research Project, the first assignment requirement expects students to write and submit a topic proposal.  Students must select a topic within the historical parameters of the course, History of the United States since 1865. Consider a person, event or idea that you want to learn more about within the context of… Continue reading Assignment Expectations: As part of your Research Project, the first assignment

this is due in 6 hours…… must have done in 6 hours……  Read the following

this is due in 6 hours…… must have done in 6 hours……  Read the following chapter link:   https://bookshelf.vitalsource.com/#/books/9781319106300/assignment/d08c667af907429d8ddfb2f6eccf8f35/cfi/6/98!/4/2/2@0:0 Answer the following question:  Consider these soldiers’ accounts of their daily lives during the Great War. What are their daily activities and concerns? How do the diaries compare/contrast with heroic depictions of warfare in movies, television shows,… Continue reading this is due in 6 hours…… must have done in 6 hours…… 
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Answer these 10 question about the 15th century, use The Making of the West, 6th

Answer these 10 question about the 15th century, use The Making of the West, 6th.  What type of political systems were common during this century? How was commerce regulated and goods/services exchanged? What god(s)/religion affected the way they viewed the world during this century?  What technologies were popular during this century?  How (if at all)… Continue reading Answer these 10 question about the 15th century, use The Making of the West, 6th

Consider the following statement: “In preparing for the Cherokee removal, state

Consider the following statement: “In preparing for the Cherokee removal, state and federal officials were motivated solely by desire to seize the natives’ land.” In your post, consider the following: Does this statement present the full picture? Revise this statement to present a more complex explanation of the motivations that drove state and federal officials… Continue reading Consider the following statement: “In preparing for the Cherokee removal, state

What did you learn about civil rights in Lecture #12: Making LGBTQ Rights?  2) W

What did you learn about civil rights in Lecture #12: Making LGBTQ Rights?  2) What did you learn about this material in your high school education?  Do you think high school students are “ready” to learn this content? 3) How would you compare the civil rights struggles in this lecture to others you’ve learned about in this class? 4) What was… Continue reading What did you learn about civil rights in Lecture #12: Making LGBTQ Rights? 
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American history since 1877 can be divided in periods of rapid change and interm

American history since 1877 can be divided in periods of rapid change and intermittent periods of relative calm. Among notable periods of rapid and substantial change, one can identify the Progressive Era (ca. 1880-1920), the New Deal (1933-1945), and the post- World War II years (ca. 1945-1968). Observing politics, economy, society, culture, gender and race… Continue reading American history since 1877 can be divided in periods of rapid change and interm