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Human and Animal Interrelationships from Domestication to Present

    Human and Animal Interrelationships from Domestication to Present
    A list of suggested term paper topics is at the end of this information sheet. You may choose a topic from this list, or you may create your own topic as long as it relates to the information covered in this course. The paper must be typed or computer generated, 3-5 pages in length, not including reference page/appendices, and 12 font. It should be double-spaced with standard 1inch margins. Points will be deducted if the format is not followed.
    Resources used for your information may come from the internet, HOWEVER,
    • you must have AT LEAST TWO resources that are NOT of internet origin. In other words, yes, you must use the library and look at journals and books; electronic books are ok.
    • you may NOT use wikipedia as a resource of any kind for this paper

    It should include the following information and points will be deducted if all the components are not there:
    Cover Page &: includes title, name, class and date
    Introduction : introduces topic
    Body: main body information
    Conclusion: what can you conclude from your information
    References: list of references that you referred to in body of paper
    Appendices: optional, insert if needed
    MLA style should be used for references.
    Suggested Term paper topics:
    Hunting Methods of Early Man: Homo habilis, Homo erectus and “Neanderthal” man
    Cave Art and Paintings and Their Meaning
    Early Agriculture: How the Romans farmed
    History of the Olympic Games
    Evolution of the Use of Wool
    History of the Plow
    The Morrill Act: What is it and How has it Influenced Agricultural Education?
    How Ancient Animals are used in current literature
    The Battle of Agincourt
    The Games played at the Coliseum in Ancient Rome
    How the Black Plague changed Europe
    The Battle of Hastings
    The “Iron Horse” and its history
    How the “Sport of Kings” became popular
    History of the Union Stockyards
    How Robert Bakewell started the Dishley Society
    History of the Pawnee, Chisholm, Western and Pecos River Trails
    How the Hatch Act influenced animal and agricultural research
    How Horses were still used in WWI
    History of the Smith Lever Act and its Importance
    How the Swine Industry has changed throughout time
    History of Exotic Animals during Ancient Times
    The Academians: Animal Researchers in 17th century France
    Research a tribe and their totem
    Research some contributions of animals to modern medicine
    If you choose one of the next three topics, please remember this is not an opinion paper, but a research paper
    Animal Ethics
    Animal Research: Laws and Regulations
    Animals and use of them in Transplantation