Essay papers avaliable:   194 238

The widest database of original essays is now available due to EssaysBank.com! Thousands of high quality authentic essays are collected by our professional to make the lives of the students easier.

Hundreds of topics from various subjects of any educational level – you will find anything you need at EssaysBank.com!


Submit your articles to the following
Search: in this section
 
Essay heading: Jonestown
 
Essay specific features
Issue: Religion
Written by:
Date added: January 8, 2006
Level:
Grade:
No of pages / words: 3 / 582
Was viewed: 0 times
Rating of current essay:
 
Essay content:
 

All things that went on were handled by Jim Jones and he had the final say in everything to do with his followers and his utopian society. Holy Days and Ceremonies Since the Peoples Temple was affiliated with the Christian church they practiced the following Holy Days: ? Christmas ? Easter ? Lent As everything did in The Peoples Temple, each sacrament had a spin that would allow Jim Jones to gain a deeper hold onto the souls' of his followers...
displayed 300 characters

DO YOU NEED AN ESSAY?
Here are the options you can choose from:
CUSTOM ESSAYS
 
  • Order plagiarism free custom written essay.
  • All essays are written from scratch by professional writers according to your instructions and delivered to your email on time. Prices start from $10.00 /page.
FULL ACCESS TO ESSAYS DATABASE
  • This option gives you the immediate access to all 184 988 essays.
  • You get access to all the essays and can view as many
    of them as you like for as little as $28.95/month.
 
  • Your research paper is written
    by certified writers
  • Your requirements and targets are
    always met
  • You are able to control the progress
    of your writing assigment
  • You get a chance to become an
    excellent student!
 

The final white-night ended in 913 people dead. They committed suicide by drinking Flavor-Aid laced with potassium-cyanide and tranquilizers. Though most drank blindly after the person in front of them died, some resisted and were forced to drink or shot. Stereotypes They are often misconstrued as hardcore Christians fighting for what Jesus fought for in his day and age...
displayed next 300 characters

 
General issues of this essay:
 
 
Discussion:
 
 
Related essays:
 
Title Pages / Words Save
socialism
Utopian Socialists were given this name because the nature of their solution was to basically create a "perfect" society. A society in which the government, nobles, and upper class would give up their titles to live in a classless society where equality was key...
3 / 831
Jonestown
All things that went on were handled by Jim Jones and he had the final say in everything to do with his followers and his utopian society. Holy Days and Ceremonies Since the Peoples Temple was affiliated with the Christian church they practiced the following Holy Days: ? Christmas ? Easter ? Lent As everything did in The Peoples Temple, each sacrament had a spin that would allow Jim Jones to gain a deeper hold onto the souls' of his followers...
3 / 582
The Building
These commandments were established for the good of each animal, to maintain order and a peaceful life on the farm. Old Major, the prized middle white boar, taught Animalism and the commandments...
2 / 340
Jacobin Radicalism: A Utopian Socialism Experiment
I view Jacobin radicalism as an early form of utopian socialism. They fed on the fear and ignorance of the people, strayed from stable democratic principles, and bankrupted a national economy...
1 / 253
Utopian Communes
1 Although they sought redemption, the main driving force behind the Amana was that they sought religious freedom. Unhappy with their religious rights and flixability in Germany, the Amanas left ifn 1842, settling near Buffalo, New York...
3 / 631
Utopian socialism
Rejecting the industrial revolution altogether and thus the problems that arose with it, he made various fanciful claims about the ideal world he envisioned...
2 / 387
Utopia Analytical
The "norm" in Pleasantville has left the citizens of it unable to express true freedom and emotion. As two teenagers are sucked into this "utopia" they find that Pleasantville is not so pleasant...
1 / 188