Middle Ages to the Present3 Credits Attributes: This course examines political, religious, economic, and social developments in the Irish island from early medieval times to the present day. Topics include Celtic culture and civilization, the coming of Christianity, the Viking and Norman invasions, the English conquests in the 16th and 17th centuries, the 18th-century Protestant ascendancy, the subsequent struggle for Catholic emancipation and home rule, the Potato Famine of tothe struggle for independence during the early 20th century, the ultimate establishment of the Irish republic, the current problems in Northern Ireland, and the historical ties between Ireland and the United States.
Favors constitutional amendment to outlaw abortion. Feb Tax cuts are the best way to stimulate the economy. Jan Ford to New York City: Oct Federal "vision" means big spending. Apr Long-term recovery at the cost of short-term suffering.
Jan Moratorium on federal spending, to fight recession.
Jan Whip Inflation Now: Oct Fight economic crises by projecting a steady hand. Aug Face up to gay rights as a serious problem. Mar Endorsed the Equal Rights Amendment.
Aug Delay court-ordered busing until all appeals exhausted. Jun Survived assassination attempt by Sara Jane Moore. Jun To be effective, punishment must be swift and certain.
Jan More mandatory sentencing; more focus on victims. Apr Death sentence only after separate sentencing hearing. Mar Gerald Ford on Drugs Mandatory sentences for sale of hard drugs. Jan Mandatory sentencing for federal drug offenders. Jun Mandatory 5-year minimum sentence for 4 ounces of heroin.
School segregation has increased in the Northeast. Oct Favors constitutional amendment for voluntary school prayer. Sep Tuition tax credit at private grade schools. Oct Need more oil and gas production in comprehensive program. Sep No gas tax increase to solve energy crisis. Jan Higher taxes on oil to reduce imports.
Jan Require oil marketing to independent contractors. Jun Let Big Three automakers collaborate on reducing emissions. Feb Gerald Ford on Environment Relaxed regulations of strip mining. Jan Made EPA more efficient, but mostly neglected it for economy.
Oct Vetoed coal-mining reductions: Gerald Ford on Foreign Policy Iran-Contra covert operation deserves condemnation. Oct Eastern Europeans don't concede Soviet domination. Oct Soviets dominate economy in Poland but not Polish spirit. Oct Build long-term basis for coexistence with Communists.
Nov Quiet diplomacy best for issues like Soviet Jewish emigres. Jan Suspended then reinstated grain sales to Soviets.
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