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Asked in Ancient Egypt
How did ancient Egyptian culture influence American culture?
Answer The main influence on the American culture fron the Egyptians was the Egyptians invention of Hygrolyphics. The English alphabet eventually formed out of hygrolyphics. ...
What were the two main sources of influence on the political thinking of the Founding Fathers?
Enlightenment philosophy and the English political tradition
Asked in Humanism
Which culture has the most influence on renaissance humanism?
There is two culture that is most influenced on renaissance humanism. The to main cultures would be Greek and Roman. ...
Asked in Judaism
How did Mendelssohn seek to influence Jewish religious thought in his time?
Mendelssohn was very influential over the Jewish religion. His interest in Western philosophy convinced him that Enlightenment teachings should not be different to Jewish thought and religion. He believed that these ideas were necessary to help strengthen the religion. Mendelssohn also brought the ghetto to the dominant culture and combined the two different worlds. He was involved in the Jewish Enlightenment with his main goal being to help use scientific principles to help understand Judaism ...
Asked in Texas
How does the Spanish colonization of Texas continue you influence Texas today?
One main influence is the building designs using Spanish elements, along with foods and culture. ...
Asked in History of Italy, Renaissance
What were the main ideas of the Italian Renaissance?
The main idea of the Italian Renaissance was to create a resurgence of the ideas, architecture and art of antiquity. The people who started the Renaissance held things and ideas of antiquity in high regard and wanted to improve the culture by bringing them back into then-modern times. ...
Asked in Age of Enlightenment
How did the main ideas of the enlightenment change the world?
it changed the world because the declaration of independence. the declaration of independence was all about laws and those laws changed the world ...
What people did Thomas Jefferson draw many of the ideas presented in the Declaration of Independence?
John Locke was his main reference. The Enlightenment philosophers Rousseau and Monteseuque also inspired him. ...
Asked in Religion & Spirituality
What main world religions influence the culture in the middle east?
I would think Christianity. I live with a family from Africa and they are all Christians. ...
Asked in Christianity, Catholicism
How is Christianity involved with culture?
In medieval times Christianity was the main focus and source of art, music and culture in Western Culture. Nowadays, Christianity is one of many sources and inspiration for the arts. Sometimes Christians attempt to exert their influence on culture such as promoting censorship. ...
Asked in History of the United States
In what way did Puritanism influence Amercian culture?
Puritanism influenced American culture in three main areas. They are religion, work, and education. The Puritans brought a heightened sense of awareness to the colonists to improve these areas. ...
Asked in American Revolution, Age of Enlightenment
How did enlightenment ideas help spark the American Revolution?
The enlightenment ideas came from many different philosophers one of which was John Locke. He believed that people needed government to protect their natural rights to life, liberty and property, but he also believed that self government was possible and if the government failed to protect these natural rights, citizens were allowed to rebel. Britain was not governing the American colonies in this way by deciding on many different taxes and laws that were against the colonists rights. The main leaders and others...
Asked in US Constitution
What are the main political ideas of John Locke and in what ways did they influence the framers of the US constitution?
His three main ideas were: Life, Liberty, and the Right to Own Property. They later encouraged Americans to revolt. The framers of the Constitution used those three ideas (changed the Right to Own Property into the Pursuit of Happiness) as principles of a just government. ...
Asked in Declaration of Independence
The Declaration of Independence elaborates on the enlightenment ideas of?
The Declaration of Independence is a document based on the beliefs of the founding fathers and was mostly written by Thomas Jefferson. Enlightenment? At that time, the colonists were pretty fed up with taxation without representation, had been influenced by the writings of Thomas Paine...in particular "Common Sense"....and were already involved in the American Revolutionary War. If you mean enlightenment ideas of one person in particular, the main man was definitely Thomas Jefferson....Virginia gentleman. ...
Asked in Japan
What are the 2 main reasons japan tried to isolate themsleves?
to retain their culture and they did not want to be econimically taken over like china did (spheres of influence) ...
Asked in China in WW2
What is the process of spreading new ideas called?
Diffusion is the process of spreading new ideas from culture to culture. Examples of diffusion include the use of cars and the smelting of iron. There are five main types of diffusion they are: Expansion diffusion, Relocation diffusion, Hierarchal diffusion, Congious diffusion and Stimulus diffusion. ...