• Join over 1.2 million students every month
  • Accelerate your learning by 29%
  • Unlimited access from just £6.99 per month

What areas of Greenwich could be labelled a honeypot

Extracts from this document...


2. Describe the ways in which the methods of the suffragists and the suffragettes were different? Women began campaigning for the vote in the 1850's and throughout women's suffrage history there have been two main suffrage groups, the National Union of Women's Suffrage (NUWSS) also known as the suffragists and the Women's Social and Political Union (WSPU) which was also knowon as the suffragettes. The suffragists methods were peaceful and the suffragettes were more militant. Both groups however had the same main aim, to gain women the right to vote. Both the suffragists and the suffragettes originated from the same organisation the NUWSS but the movement later split into two because some members became frustrated with the slow progress in achieving their goal, and so these members branched off to form the WSPU. ...read more.


Millicent had many political connections and was married to a liberal MP called Henry Fawcett, whom she had been introduced to at an election speech which she had been taken to by her sisters. Her sister, Elizabeth, was the first ever female doctor. Millicent was well educated and had family connections to the suffrage campaign. She did not believe that violence gave results, so the NUWSS attempted many peaceful methods of communicating with the men of the government to get there rights law past, for example they wrote letters to members of parliament, they visited member's houses and they signed many, many, many petitions. However, their rather feeble attempts were unsuccessful and no news came to them of the law being past. ...read more.


Many other women who were also in the NUWSS flocked to this new group and caused mayhem to the organised NUWSS. Just like Millicent Fawcett, Emmeline Pankhurst also had many political connections, and was married to a barrister who was a strong supporter of the campaign. However the WSPU had many splits, as the Pankhurst family had many arguments and there were divisions in the family. The WSPU members were encouraged to go on hunger strikes and Emmeline Pankhurst was arrested many times along with other active members of the WSPU. The NUWSS tried hard to distance themselves as they believed this methods were more of a hindrance to the campaign rather than a help. There were many differences between the two groups and in 1893 when Emily Davison jumped in front of a horse and killed herself the NUWSS believed they had taken the campaign too far. ?? ?? ?? ?? Emma Rafferty 14/10/08 first draft - not finished ...read more.

The above preview is unformatted text

This student written piece of work is one of many that can be found in our GCSE Human Geography section.

Found what you're looking for?

  • Start learning 29% faster today
  • 150,000+ documents available
  • Just £6.99 a month

Not the one? Search for your essay title...
  • Join over 1.2 million students every month
  • Accelerate your learning by 29%
  • Unlimited access from just £6.99 per month

See related essaysSee related essays

Related GCSE Human Geography essays

  1. In this coursework I am investigating the titles: "The centre of Greenwich is a ...

    I am trying to identify the busiest and quietest parts of Greenwich. We could only count one side of the road because otherwise we would have collected wrong information as it would be too difficult and would have to estimate, which wouldn't be accurate.

  2. could Greenwich be described as a honeypot?

    My final hypothesis is that the rent price per month of a standard three bedroom house would be higher in honeypot areas because it may seem like the ideal place to live because of all the advantages of a honeypot e.g good transport links.

  1. Is Lytham a Honey-Pot?

    With questions such as: * Are you a day-tripper or a tourist? * Where have you come from? * Why are you visiting Lytham? * Where is your car parked? The reason that I have chosen this method is most of the answers are one word or a box has

  2. Sweatshop Worker's Rights Charter

    Listed below, however, is a short list of the many consequences of severe sleep deprivation. *risk of diabetes type 2 *decreased reaction time & accuracy *tremors *risk of heart disease *memory lapses or loss *hallucinations *impaired moral judgement *severe yawning All the above may affect the workers, and the worker's productivity rates.

  1. Is Greenwich a honeypot?

    In our lifetime most people have or will one day be a tourist, whether in a foreign country or just a different area in their own country. Tourism is important because it provides employment opportunities and earn valuable foreign exchange.

  2. Bangor Northern Ireland

    In this case as you move away from the town of Bangor the number of pedestrians decreases. 2.5 Parking Restrictions Parking restrictions (single, double yellow lines etc) were assessed to determine if the parking restrictions changed as you moved away from the CBD.

  • Over 160,000 pieces
    of student written work
  • Annotated by
    experienced teachers
  • Ideas and feedback to
    improve your own work