Beginning in the 's, Horace Mann, the "great Equalizer",convinced a nation to create a system of common schools - good schools were good business and the future of the economy and the democracy depended upon providing a "common" education to all children, no matter where they were born or the whom.
Can you imagine a day without using the telephone? Does not the discovery of that too have its grounds in deep rooted history?
Matters so trivial are everyday affairs, imagine India minus the Muslim Sultanate, the tourism industry would have been in for a doom for India would have no monuments to boast of. Further still imagine an Egypt without the mummies and the Pyramids, not so much a destination for your next vacation, is it?
That said about Architectural and Monarchical history, it is really the turning of eras that has changed the World.
Imagine a world without America! No pun on the naming game, history has always been more about patriarchal norms and dominance of men. How about subtracting from you the episodes of absolute rule of Britannia?
What you might be wondering is how it changed the World! All those Antiterrorism laws we are now proud of were lead by these attacks and the general stereotyping of Muslims as terrorists and a major hatred towards the religion in United States in particular is still evident.
Invasion of Afghanistan by USA to depose the Taliban and the Iraq war in are too believed to have been triggered by these attacks.
They changed how the world reacted to terrorism, and the financial losses incurred due to closed stock markets for six days changed how the world economy functioned. Historical events that have influenced the Birth of Muhammad A.
The Birth of Prophet Muhammad is not as important for being his birthdate as it is for giving birth to Islam as a religion. Muhammad was the founder and promulgator of one of the most influential religions in the world and believe it or not Islam is much beyond the terror it believes to have perpetrated.
It was once the prophecy of love and it has acted like a bridge of knowledge leading to many discoveries of art and science.
Setting stage for Italian Renaissance and ultimately the Crusades. Islam is much beyond Al-Qaeda. Where do you believe the concept of devil came from? Hell, Heaven and Purgatory besides Satan are concepts given to the world by Christianity.
Would you believe that Christianity had its roots in the early Jewish Culture and Paganism? That said, how it changed our world is that Christianity made men literate, it is often correctly said that no man of words could not know Christianity.
Schools, welfare centres and Healthcare were first managed by the missionaries of the Church and if not for the authoritative church, the world would have lost on science, art and multiple revolutions. People in the 16th century were more literate than their ancestors and they reasoned more than they felt, and this made the Protestant Reformation a major European Movement.
The world sprang up with Protestant churches while the reformers moved to the New World or America, but what was most important was the decentralization of power of the Roman Catholic Church and its Clerics and the idea to question ancient beliefs and lead life with a scientific approach.
Industrial Revolution was never a possibility without the Reformation. Medical Revolution Imagine a world with no medical help or doctors? That was how it used to be, why else were pandemics more deadly then than they are now?
The discovery of Penicillin has saved more lives than the discovery of water purifiers if you thought that was an important invention. Vaccinations prevented human race from extinction at a time when small pox was believed to be a punishment for evil doers. Realize now how life without medical revolution was?
Assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria- Now you wonder if that ever meant anything at all. It did, the First World War. It was only when Austria- Hungary declared war on Serbia post the assassination that the circumstances so invited the First World War and the world changed.
It was the first time that wars witnessed modern lethal weapons including chemical weapons and tanks killing almost 9 million people. Entire Empires collapsed in countries like Russia and Austria. It lead to formation of the League of Nations, also giving rise to Russian revolution and ultimately the Second World War.
The Renaissance You know what Renaissance gave to the world? Renaissance was no event but an age that triggered the cultural rebirth of Europe after it was struck by the destruction caused by the Black Death. Columbus and Vasco da Gama changed the World maps intended to look with new civilizations to offer.
Books were printed and no more the educated were from the church, the common man had just as much to read as the priests and monks.
It was not a cultural change but a breakthrough that made the conservative orthodox Europe adapt to the more logical ways of the world. And since there was no looking back in being the most culturally and architecturally rich continent in the World.Apr 04, · Owlcation» Humanities» It covers the globe, and through many of its sects, it has influenced the world.
The terrorist branches have reached out and impacted the daily lives of every person through their traveling procedures or just the way they go to work with extra security. Two major historical events that shaped the world not Reviews: 25 Moments That Changed America.
from the American Historical Association. There’s an intriguing what-if: had events played out differently in Iran, we might not have had Ronald Reagan. Apr 04, · When an election is held in the United States, the world watches.
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