Browse Essays

The idea of the Project is to provide students an
The idea of the Project is to provide students an

This 1624 word essay (8 pages) is about Safety, Safety engineering, Industrial hygiene, Health, Occupational safety and health, Euthenics, Environmental social science, European Agency for Safety and Health at Work, Workplace, Effective safety training, Work-related road safety in the United States

opportunity to select and use a tool or tools developed in this class to conduct a statistical analysis of a selected topic (which, for example, could be a process or product form their own organization or experience, or any subject of interest such as guitars, basketball, Russian folk dancing, etc.). In the Project, students are to describe the topic in detail and investigate a statistical question regarding the topic. They will then conduct an analysis of this topic and question using at leas...

The Cell Phone Industry
The Cell Phone Industry

This 2555 word essay (14 pages) is about Technology, Manufacturing, Electronics, Videotelephony, IOS, Imperfect competition, Information appliances, Mobile telecommunications, Smartphone, Samsung, Oligopoly, HTC

According to the Business Dictionary, macro environment is defined as, "the external environment factors that influence organizations decision making and affects performance and strategies and the forces are uncontrollable" CITATION Mac16 l 1033 (Macro Envioroment, 2016) There are several major macro-economic environment factors; political factors, demographic factors, economic factors, sociocultural factors, and legal factors. These factors are beyond the control of the industry or the individ...

Identify, analyze and discuss an industry that has
Identify, analyze and discuss an industry that has

This 206 word essay (2 pages) is about Technology, Electromagnetism, Electricity, Mobile telecommunications, Mobile phone, New media, Telephony, Videotelephony, Rubric, Battery

transitioned from effective to efficient (goods or services related).   Be sure to be chose an industry and not a company. You may discuss specific companies within your paper in order for you to justify your points. However, your paper should focus around the industry.   As well, please integrate research into your paper in order to validate your points and include any applicable graph, table or chart that may further enhance your paper. Example of industries may include: furniture, energ...

22860091440000
22860091440000

This 7376 word essay (52 pages) is about The Walt Disney Company, Economy, Business, Economic history of the Dutch Republic, The Walt Disney Studios, Disney Consumer Products, Walt Disney Parks and Resorts, Walt Disney Studios, Financial ratio, Capital structure, Walt Disney Animation Studios, Corporate finance

36385561722000 The Walt Disney Company MBA 648 Company Research Project Megan Burke, Candace Longo, Irini Pertesis 365760845820000 Table of Contents Executive Summary3 Products and Services4 Financial Planning and Analysis6 Operating Performance of the Firm 6 Financial Statement Analysis 7 Financial Forecasting………..………………………………………….…………………...11 Sustainable Growth Rate………...……………………………………………………….....

28 April 2016
28 April 2016

This 3890 word essay (15 pages) is about Violence in video games, Behavior, Dispute resolution, Gaming, Video, Video game censorship, Video game controversies, Crime, Nonviolent video game, Aggression, Violence, Video game

Audience Analysis The target audience are parents and young adults. More specifically, my audience will encompass parents and children coming from all walks of life without certain biases towards specific gender, race, or socioeconomic class. I am a young adult with a bourgeois background, which are likely characteristics shared by at least half of my audience. My readers may or may not be familiar with my topic on violence and video games. It would be determinant upon each individuals\' experi...

Equal Rights For Women Summary
Equal Rights For Women Summary

This 615 word essay (3 pages) is about Feminism, Gender studies, Counterculture of the 1960s, Women's rights, Gender, Social status, African-American women in politics, Shirley Chisholm, Feminist movements and ideologies, Equal Rights Amendment, Discrimination, Second-wave feminism

"Equal Rights For Women" Summary In her 1969 "Equal Rights for Women" speech, Shirley Chisholm addressed a reluctant Congress, and brought to light the parallels between racial discrimination and unequal workplace representation that women faced in the United States. She initiated her appeal by explaining that women are thought of as incapable, and questioned the gender stereotypes by asking why it is "acceptable for women to be secretaries, librarians, and teachers," but not to hold positions...

5/8/15
5/8/15

This 841 word essay (4 pages) is about Writing, Arguments, Logic, Essay, Academic writing, Argumentation theory, Human communication, Education, Learning

Course Reflection In retrospect, the academic writing experience has been overly beneficial and contributed to my growth as a writer. My challenges have mostly been with keeping ideas consistent and making smooth transitions from one idea to the next. This flow of ideas is extremely important for effective communication in any written work. The realization of this fact led me to pay extra attention to my flow of ideas and make sure they do not contradict each other. Throughout my time in the co...

9 March 2015
9 March 2015

This 1968 word essay (9 pages) is about Software, Violence in video games, Digital media, Gaming, Dispute resolution, Video game controversies, Video game censorship, Crime, Aggression, Video game, Violence, Doom

Audience Analysis The target audience are first year students attending public universities such as the University of Maryland. More specifically, my audience will encompass young people coming from all walks of life without certain biases towards specific gender, race, or socioeconomic class. I am a young adult with a bourgeois background, which are likely characteristics shared by a majority of my audience. My readers may or may not be familiar with my topic on violence and video games. It wo...

Art Project Pitch
Art Project Pitch

This 209 word essay (1 pages) is about The Hobbit, Literature, Fiction, The Lord of the Rings, Speculative fiction, Shire, The Scouring of the Shire, Hobbit, Lord of the Rings

I have created a screenplay for a hypothetical episode of a television series based on The Lord of the Rings. I am representing The Scouring of the Shire chapter since it was omitted from the films and captures an essential part of the novel. That is, the four hobbits\' growth from the arduous journey of destroying The One Ring. All four hobbits are significantly more brave and skilled at this point: a key aspect I am attempting to demonstrate. I left their personalities mostly unchanged, excep...

Art Project Pitch
Art Project Pitch

This 209 word essay (1 pages) is about The Hobbit, Literature, Fiction, The Lord of the Rings, Speculative fiction, Shire, The Scouring of the Shire, Hobbit, Lord of the Rings

I have created a screenplay for a hypothetical episode of a television series based on The Lord of the Rings. I am representing The Scouring of the Shire chapter since it was omitted from the films and captures an essential part of the novel. That is, the four hobbits\' growth from the arduous journey of destroying The One Ring. All four hobbits are significantly more brave and skilled at this point: a key aspect I am attempting to demonstrate. I left their personalities mostly unchanged, excep...

VTech 2-in-1 Discovery Table
VTech 2-in-1 Discovery Table

This 1144 word essay (9 pages) is about Behavior, Learning, Motor control, Motor skills, Cognition, Educational toys, Aptitude, Fine motor skill, Play, Toy block, Child development, Toy

Kareen Supre Community College of Philadelphia Ilze Nix Play allows children to use their creativity while developing their imagination, dexterity, and physical, cognitive, and emotional strength. Play is important to healthy brain development, because it is through play that children at a very early age engage and interact in the world around them. {Shonkoff J.P., Phillips D.A. eds., (2000)} Play is a universal phenomenon and a right of childhood. It is a spontaneous, rewarding and fun with se...

Dear Mr. Obama
Dear Mr. Obama

This 553 word essay (3 pages) is about Kim Kardashian, Kanye West, Kardashian family, Famous, Kanye

Maya Rajavel 24828 SE 20th Ct Sammamish, WA 98075 November 1st, 2015 Barack Obama 1600 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington, DC 20500 Each year, thousands of young fans would die for a chance to see famous star, Kanye West. The public just cannot seem to get enough of him. At the red carpet, young girls scream out their windpipes just to touch his jacket. The pop singer struts the stage like a god, swearing that his biggest dream is to see himself performing live on stage. Kanyes model figure, prist...

To Be a Woman - Macbeth Essay
To Be a Woman - Macbeth Essay

This 924 word essay (4 pages) is about Characters in Macbeth, English-language films, British films, Regicides, House of Moray, Macduff, Macbeth, Banquo, Gruoch of Scotland, Three Witches, Fleance

To Be a Woman Macbeth Essay During the Elizabethan era, men were viewed as the most prestigious gender. Not only were ladies expected to be subservient to their husbands, but they were also dependent on their male relatives to support them. Consequentially, this created the vision of the perfect woman: dutiful, compliant, and fundamentally quintessential in every way. In his play, Macbeth, Shakespeare utilizes foil to staunchly vocalize that all women should be delicate and subservient by comp...

ACT Paper Practice
ACT Paper Practice

This 380 word essay (2 pages) is about Advertising, Marketing, Communication design, Product design, Billboard

Currently, schools function off tax money that the government collects. However, often, this money is not enough to keep them functioning. They are forced to resort to other methods to pay for all their supplies. Although advertisement may not be ideal for an academic environment, the money that one can fundraise from these ads can benefit schools, ultimately having a positive impact on the students. In the current world, advertisement is already seen everywhere. Whether it is in the front of a...

Dear Mr. Obama
Dear Mr. Obama

This 534 word essay (3 pages) is about Kanye West, Kardashian family, Kim Kardashian, Kanye

Each year, thousands of young fans would die for a chance to see famous star, Kanye West. The public just cannot seem to get enough of him. At the red carpet, young girls scream out their windpipes just to touch his jacket. The pop singer struts the stage like a god, swearing that his biggest dream is to see himself performing live on stage. Kanyes model figure, pristine attitude, and lack of ego sets a fantastic example for the young population of America, making him the perfect candidate for...

Machiavelli
Machiavelli

This 3963 word essay (18 pages) is about Italian politicians, Niccol Machiavelli, Discourses on Livy, Political philosophy, Realism, Renaissance, Ethical egoism, Realpolitik, Machiavelli, Merchant Prince, The Prince

Intro Core of the Renaissance - new man, with prime concern of glory and fame, replacing religious faith and asceticism with self-realization and the joy of living. Machiavelli - father of political realism; Laski the entire Renaissance was in the writings of Machiavelli who portrayed the new character of the state by comprehending the intricacies of statecraft in which decisions reflected the political compulsion rather than religious- precepts and what ought to be. Machiavelli: A chil...

Triumph of the Will: A Portrait of Propaganda
Triumph of the Will: A Portrait of Propaganda

This 464 word essay (2 pages) is about Adolf Hitler, Chancellors of Germany, Antisemitism, Nazism, Stateless people, Conformity, Nazi Germany, Donald Trump, Triumph of the Will, Religious views of Adolf Hitler

Taylor Brackins Conformity is a process in which peoples behaviors, beliefs, appearance, etc. are influenced by other people, society, or groups. People allow themselves to be influenced because they want to be accepted or fit in with other people. There are times where conformity can be useful in society, but it is usually very dangerous. Throughout life people conform in many different ways, whether it be positive or negative. Conformity can be useful in society. Conforming is positive in...

Part II: The Middle Ages
Part II: The Middle Ages

This 458 word essay (6 pages) is about Medieval music, Chants, Order of Mass, Harmony, Composition schools, Protin, Organum, Lonin, Gregorian chant, Notre Dame school, Polyphony, Alleluia

Middle Ages (450 14 50) Rome sacked by vandals 455 Beowulf c.700 First Crusade 1066 Black Death 1387 1400 Joan of Arc executed by English 1431 The Middle Ages A thousand years of European history Early a time of migrations, upheavals, and wars Later a period of cultural growth Romanesque churches and monasteries; Gothic cathedrals Class Distinctions Nobility sheltered in fortified castles; knights in armor; amused themselves with hunting, feasting, and tourna...

Drug Legalization
Drug Legalization

This 522 word essay (3 pages) is about Drug control law, Drug culture, Mexican Drug War, Drug liberalization, Drug policy reform, War on Drugs, Prohibition of drugs, Drug Enforcement Administration, Illegal drug trade, Arguments for and against drug prohibition, Drug policy

Taylor Brackins Dr. Ivey ENG 102 4 April 2016 The legalization of drugs has been a topic of debate for many years. Many people argue that drugs are dangerous and unsafe, but I do not think that prohibition is the answer to the drug problem. In my opinion, I feel that drugs should be legalize, mainly to reduce the national debt. In 1971, President Nixon declared the war on drugs. Since then, the war on drugs has been an endless fight in the United States. Billions of American dollars are spent tr...

Part IV: Baroque Period (1600-1750)
Part IV: Baroque Period (1600-1750)

This 618 word essay (7 pages) is about Age of Enlightenment, Baroque music, Concerto grosso, Ritornello, Figured bass, Johann Sebastian Bach, Music

Timeline  Shakespeare, Hamlet (1600)  Cervante, Don Quixote (1605)  Galileo, earth orbits suns (1610)  King James Bible (1611)  Witchcraft trials in Salem, Mass. (1692)  Defoe, Robinson Cruse (1719)  Swift, Gullivers travels (1726) The Baroque Style  Time of flamboyant lifestyle  Baroque style fills the space  Visual Art o Implies motion o Busy  Architecture o Elaborate  Changes in approach to sci...

The Life of Abraham Lincoln by Henry Ketcham
The Life of Abraham Lincoln by Henry Ketcham

This 936 word essay (4 pages) is about English-language films, Presidency of Abraham Lincoln, 20th Century Fox films, Cultural depictions of Abraham Lincoln, Abraham Lincoln, Emancipation Proclamation, Lincoln, Gettysburg Address, Early life and career of Abraham Lincoln, Bibliography of Abraham Lincoln

HIST 112 Taylor Brackins Published by: Empire Books Abraham Lincoln by George Haven Putnam Published by: CreateSpace Publishing   Taylor Brackins Dr. Charles HIST 112 16 March 2016 Abraham Lincoln The Life of Abraham Lincoln by Henry Ketcham starts in Elizabethtown, Kentucky and concludes after Lincolns death. Ketcham begins by describing life in the nineteenth century. Lincoln was born in a log cabin in La Rue County, Kentucky in 1809. He lived a simple life with his family in the woods...

Darnell Tillman
Darnell Tillman

This 906 word essay (4 pages) is about Justin Bieber, Usher

4/26/2016 Theater Play Review The play I chose to see was the Fantastic k s. I enjoyed the play a lot . The Fantastic k s is a play about a boy and a girl whose fathers create a wall to keep them apart. Although the wall had served its purpose for many years, little did the boy and girl know that their fathers had staged a feud so that they would end up falling in love. This thrilling play/ musical had several interesting scenes. Something that really caught my eye was one certain scene when th...

Accattone
Accattone

This 289 word essay (2 pages) is about Italian films, Accattone, Films, Italian neorealism, Bicycle Thieves, Literary realism, The Bicycle Thief

Although both films are in the same genre, both reflect Italian neo-realism in different ways and different environments. Bicycle thieves may be in the same genre, but Accattone pushes boundaries and societal norms by involving an "untouchable" main character who delves in the lives of pimps, prostitutes and in general the lower class or underbelly. In comparison, Bicycle thieves is much more wholesome in terms of content, concept and characters. Accattone is similar only in the way that all th...

Patrick Milescu
Patrick Milescu

This 2041 word essay (9 pages) is about Nazi propaganda films, Nazism, Films, Leni Riefenstahl, The Victory of Faith, Triumph of the Will, Nuremberg Rally, Adolf Hitler, The Blue Light, Nazi propaganda, Cinema of Germany, Tag der Freiheit: Unsere Wehrmacht

MSCH-F398 Professor Bowles 12/14/15 Comparing Riefenstahl\'s Victory of Faith and Triumph of the Will In a much more complicated political era in which darkness reigned supreme in Germany, Hitler and the Nazi Party were able to rise to power, and gain partisan support with the unconventional help of German filmmaker Leni Riefenstahl. Riefenstahl is best known for her pivotal role as a director in her two films commissioned by the Nazi Party, Victory of Faith and Triumph of the Will. Asked direc...

Patrick Milescu
Patrick Milescu

This 1619 word essay (7 pages) is about James Madison, Censorship, First Amendment to the United States Constitution, Freedom of speech in the United States, Freedom of speech, Civil liberties, United States Bill of Rights, United States Constitution, Civil liberties in the United States, Cantwell v. Connecticut

Professor McGregor MSCH L424 05/17/15 Freedom of Expression Constitutionally, the First Amendment protects the people\'s rights as citizens of the United States; which is vastly considered the foundation of our overall freedom. According to the American Civil Liberties Union, the Supreme Court has written that this liberty is "the matrix, the indispensible condition of nearly every other form of freedom" (2015). The First Amendment promises the freedom of speech, of the press, of assembly, of a...

Patrick Milescu
Patrick Milescu

This 1453 word essay (6 pages) is about Italian films, Films, Pier Paolo Pasolini, Accattone, Ingmar Bergman, Through a Glass Darkly, Pasolini, Cinematic techniques

MSCH- F 398 Professor Bowles 11/15/2015 Theism in Accattone and Through a Glass Darkly Cinema can be used as a very effective platform to portray the image of a concept or idea, being used both in the past and present to illustrate concepts as philosophical as religion or spirituality in general. In 1961, two innovative film directors, Ingmar Bergman and Pier Paolo Pasolini released two separate films which both experimented with the idea of Christianity, a more highly debated topic at the time...

Patrick Milescu
Patrick Milescu

This 1585 word essay (7 pages) is about Developmental psychology, Child development, Cognitive psychology, Neuroscience, Constructivism, Piaget's theory of cognitive development, Cognitive development, Jean Piaget, Egocentrism, Centration, Object permanence, Cognition

TEL-T317 Doctor Martins 10/14/15 The Regular Show and Piaget\'s Theory of Development A thorough understanding of child development is vital to analyze what exactly exterior forces such as media have on children and their educational progress. Jean Piaget, a Swiss psychologist, began a study of the maturity of children\'s cognitive abilities based off of four categories he developed after examining the behavior of children of different age groups. This developmental theory he created can be uti...

Patrick Milescu
Patrick Milescu

This 1091 word essay (5 pages) is about African-American culture, Hip hop, Hip-hop dance, Golden age hip hop, Rapping, Asian hip hop, German hip hop

FOLK - E295 Professor Orejuela 11/14/2015 Short Writing Assignment #2 For years, music has been an effective platform for advocating perspective and sending a message for the common purpose of connecting people who believe in a certain cause. Historically, hip-hop has served as a genre that speaks against the social injustices that occur in our culture that may not get the public attention deserved. According to Tom Green, hip-hop entered an essential stage in the late 1980\'s known as the "Gol...

I n Susan B. Anthony's Speech to C ongress, the wo
I n Susan B. Anthony's Speech to C ongress, the wo

This 475 word essay (3 pages) is about Rhetoric, Critical thinking, Narratology, Susan B. Anthony, Logos, Pathos, Argument

I n Susan B. Anthony\'s Speech to C ongress, the woman\'s rights activist makes her case to give women the right to vote. Her speech clearly uses rhetoric in the form of ethos, pathos, and logos to help convince her audience. In addition, she also has strong diction and word choice that help compel the audience to action. By appealing to her listeners \' deepest emotions and calling out the wrongs of American civilization with passionate words, Susan B. Anthony strengthens the logic and persuas...

It is impossible to write a book that will not off
It is impossible to write a book that will not off

This 470 word essay (2 pages) is about Educational psychology, Distance education, Educational technology, Information technology

end someone. Whether it\'s bitter war remembrances, negative influences, or heavy topics, books are a way for an author to express their personal opinions. Although few overly concerned parents feel that schools should only include books and topics that are acceptable to everyone, teachers should be permitted to teach controversial novels to students because they have several redeeming qualities and can provide an honest portrayal of events learnt in history. Several schools use books as a way...

Brontes Night Wind
Brontes Night Wind

This 817 word essay (6 pages) is about Ode to the West Wind, Percy Bysshe Shelley, English literature, John Ruskin, British poetry

Brontes Night Wind   Any examination of poetry must include an understanding of the voice of the poet. Each poem has a unique voice that reflects the attitude and thoughts of the writer. The choice of words, the patterns of speech, and the specific structures of the poems all have an effect upon the way in which a poem comes across. Any two authors, given the same subject, will create very different poems. For Emily Bronte, the subject of Night Wind, is a conversation between herse...

The Generational Barrier in August Wilson's
The Generational Barrier in August Wilson's

This 746 word essay (6 pages) is about Fences, The Pittsburgh Cycle, Troy, New York, Troy

The Generational Barrier in August Wilson\'s "Fences" The Generational Barrier in August Wilsons Story Fences     This paper will discuss why Troy Maxson, the central character in August Wilsons story entitled Fences, is in the wrong for not letting his son go to school on a sports scholarship. The argument will discuss, how, in the time frame Troy lived in, his son has much more hope in reaching his goal, as troy, because of racism, did not. This will be the central a...

Critical Response Paper for William Faulkner
Critical Response Paper for William Faulkner

This 1420 word essay (11 pages) is about William Faulkner, Intruder in the Dust, Yoknapatawpha County, Faulkner, The Town

Critical Response Paper for William Faulkner From the very beginning of his career as a novelist, Faulkner attempted to provide a critique of modern life both in the South and in those areas not exclusively related to Southern society. In providing such a critique, he joined other American writers in examining the many dominant and recurrent themes of twentieth-century literature - the decline of moral values under the onslaught of a growing commercialism and industrialization, the increasing i...

What is the tragedy of Othello
What is the tragedy of Othello

This 1425 word essay (9 pages) is about Othello, Iago, Michael Cassio, Tragedy, William Shakespeare, Hamartia, Desdemona, Shakespearean tragedy, Shakespeare's plays, Reversi, Tragic hero, Prince Hamlet

What is the tragedy of Othello?   Othello is Shakespeares most complete tragedy. It is filled, in my opinion, with some of the strongest characters in all of Shakespeares plays. Othello, the plays main character, is a cultured Moor, nevertheless insecure and hiding behind a facade of Venetian values and customs. He manages to assimilate into Western European society by denying his background and winning the hearts of the masses (and their daughters) with his tales of victory and stri...

The Wedding Ceremony: The Impact of Eduring Tradit
The Wedding Ceremony: The Impact of Eduring Tradit

This 1574 word essay (11 pages) is about Formal wear, Wedding, Anthropology, Marriage, Bride, Wedding customs by country, White wedding

ions The Wedding Ceremony: The Impact of Enduring Traditions   This paper shall evaluate and compare specific aspects of the Early Modern World (approximately 1550 C.E. to 1675 C.E.) and the 19th Century in terms of the customs, practices, beliefs, art, music, and literature of these specific times. As this is an extraordinarily massive topic for a paper of this length, these various traits shall be broken down into the general implication of the humanities. It will be demonstrated...

UN Security Council
UN Security Council

This 3926 word essay (27 pages) is about International security, United Nations Security Council, Suez Crisis, United Nations, United Nations Charter, United Nations General Assembly Resolution 377

  UN Security Council   Abstract The United Nations Security Council stands in need of reforms as it has to maintain and safeguard international peace and security in view of the changes in the international system which have occurred over the last 10 years. The Security Council, is the United Nation\'s central organ for maintaining peace. The Council\'s principal functions consist of making recommendations for the peaceful settlement of disputes and taking enforcement action to deal...

Tobacco Litigation and the Youth
Tobacco Litigation and the Youth

This 3321 word essay (23 pages) is about Tobacco, Tobacco industry, Smoking, Cigarette, Tobacco advertising, Health effects of tobacco

  Tobacco Litigation and the Youth   Abstract Over the years the tobacco industry has faced a number of controversies. Even though it has been accused of everything short of murder it has managed to survive and thrive. Yet, the trend is changing the consumers are no longer to sit back and sign their death warrants and those of their children as they inhale the deadly smoke that emerges from the manufacturer product. They are fighting back and the law is backing them all the way. (Pier...

Lawrence Ritters The Glory of Their Times
Lawrence Ritters The Glory of Their Times

This 848 word essay (7 pages) is about New York Yankees players, The Glory of Their Times, Willie Mays, Lawrence Ritter, Al Bridwell, Lou Gehrig, Hank Greenberg, Baseball, Leo Durocher, Paul Krichell

Lawrence Ritters The Glory of Their Times   From 1961 to 1966, Lawrence S. Ritter used his faculty leaves of absence from Princeton University to track down the living legends from the early days of baseball and record their unique remembrances for posterity. Then he transcribed and edited those accounts into a book that is acclaimed by ball fans and historians alike: The Glory of Their Times. In the introduction, Ritter tells the reader that he set out to write more than a book about bas...

The Role of Sports Development Officers
The Role of Sports Development Officers

This 1450 word essay (12 pages) is about Entertainment, World Wide Web

The Role of Sports Development Officers Introduction Entering the new millenium young people of today are exposed to computer technology, the web, television, and numerous distractions that are preferred to the traditional entertainment of Sports. [2] Not only is their a reduction in enthusiasm for sports there is also a proportionate decrease in opportunities in the form of playgrounds, sports centers, gyms, coaches and competitions a...

The Italian Involvement in World War II
The Italian Involvement in World War II

This 1350 word essay (12 pages) is about Benito Mussolini, Duce of the Italian Social Republic, Modern history of Italy, Axis powers, World War II, Military history of Italy during World War II, Military history of Italy

The Italian Involvement in World War II.     World War II (1939-1945) was even more massive than the First World War in terms of destructiveness and scope. While loss of human lives and other assets was stunningly high in WW1, it was even more so the second time around. Perhaps 10 million men died in the first war and 30 million were wounded, some of them so severly that they would have better been dead. The 10 million lost lives were not just individuals, they were 10 million genera...

The Harmful Effects of Nicotine
The Harmful Effects of Nicotine

This 2272 word essay (18 pages) is about Smoking, Nicotine, Jed Rose, Smoking cessation, Tobacco smoke, Tobacco smoking, Addiction, Cigarette, Dopamine, Psychoactive drug, Health effects of tobacco, NicVAX

  The Harmful Effects of Nicotine   Politics and prejudices aside, evidence is piling up to show that nicotine- is habit-forming, especially when delivered via cigarette smoke. As a drug-like agent, nicotine works directly on the brain, creating physical and psychological needs that millions of people worldwide find hard to resist. Even the stark reality of cancer and heart disease does not deter some from smoking. Exactly how nicotine spurs dependence is not well understood, since p...

The Duke of Buckingham in Shakespeare's Richard II
The Duke of Buckingham in Shakespeare's Richard II

This 1478 word essay (11 pages) is about English-language films, Knights of the Garter, British films, United Artists films, Shakespearean histories, Duke of Buckingham, Richard III, Tower of London, Edward IV of England, Edward Stafford, 3rd Duke of Buckingham, Henry Stafford, 2nd Duke of Buckingham

The Duke of Buckingham in Shakespeare\'s Richard III   The Duke of Buckingham in Shakespeare\'s Richard III. The Duke of Buckingham in William Shakespeares Richard III is a power-hungry and amoral albeit weak person. During King Edward IVs reign, the Duke of Buckingham was the kings ally. King Edward IV had attempted to direct his own little play, getting Buckingham, Hastings, Rivers to pretend to be friends. When the king fell ill, Queen Elizabeth showed her apprehension about...

The Cuban Missile Crisis
The Cuban Missile Crisis

This 1575 word essay (13 pages) is about Soviet UnionUnited States relations, International relations, Nuclear warfare, Military science, International security, Nuclear strategies, CubaSoviet Union relations, Soviet Union, Cuban Missile Crisis, Pre-emptive nuclear strike, Missile launch facility, Single Integrated Operational Plan

The Cuban Missile Crisis   This paper discusses the development of the Cuban Missile Crisis and the decisions of our leadership in the face of it. It discusses the possibility that there should have been a safer alternative to the threat of nuclear Armageddon. Points discussed include the Soviets motivation for placing a missile site in Cuba in the first place and the lack of knowledge on our part that may have contributed to exacerbating the situation. The Cuban Missile Crisis   &nb...

The Bill of Rights
The Bill of Rights

This 825 word essay (6 pages) is about James Madison, United States Bill of Rights, United States Constitution, Bill of rights, Constitutional amendment, Article Five of the United States Constitution, Second Amendment to the United States Constitution

The Bill of Rights The Bill of Rights was a landmark in the history of the world. It was proposed in 1689 and is a document that set out the conditions on which the British throne had been offered to William and Mary in 1688. The Bill of Rights mainly incorporated the Declaration of Rights and declared that the monarch must rule according to the law and with parliamentary consent. Members of the parliament were to be freely elected and guaranteed the freedom of speech. The Roman Catholic S...

The Avant-garde Movement
The Avant-garde Movement

This 7144 word essay (51 pages) is about Modern art, Art movements, Social philosophy, Architectural styles, Modernism, Avant-garde, Constructivism, Book:Avant-garde, Aleksandra Ekster

The Avant-garde Movement.     The Theory of the Avant-garde by Peter Brger proposed that the avant-garde is distinguished from other artistic currents by its irreconcilable opposition to "the institution art", which I take to mean the autonomy of the aesthetic.1 Brger argued that the program of the avantgarde - Futurism, Surrealism, Dadaism, Brecht, Constructivism, and even, to some extent, Cubism - is the "sublation of art in the praxis of life."2 The art...

Career Research: Teaching
Career Research: Teaching

This 1061 word essay (9 pages) is about Education, Teaching, Educators, Occupations, Teacher, Certified teacher, Teaching English as a foreign language, Teacher retention

Career Research: Teaching.     Abstract Teaching is one of the best professions. It is not only joyful to teach a bunch of kids, it also serves a great purpose, which may be rewarded highly in both worlds. Teachers shape the lives of their students and are greatly in demand. Because of its significance, there are many benefits related to the teaching profession one of which is easy promotion to the position of Principal! The Paper Teaching is one of the largest professions in...

What is teaching and What is learning?
What is teaching and What is learning?

This 1599 word essay (13 pages) is about Educational psychology, Teacher, Educational technology, Action research, National Board for Professional Teaching Standards, Teacher leadership, Problem-based learning

What is teaching and What is learning? What is the difference between teaching and learning? At first glance it may seem as if there is a wealth of difference. Technically the learners are the students who sit behind their desks and try hard to stay awake while the \'teachers\' drone on about the subject. The teachers are the ones trying to impart a lesson that is hard to understand. Teachers seek explanations and answers, especially when they feel that they\'ve failed miserably. They want to u...

Is Socially Responsible Business Economically Viab
Is Socially Responsible Business Economically Viab

This 1433 word essay (11 pages) is about Social responsibility, Environmental economics, Social finance, Business ethics, Euthenics, Socially responsible business, BP, Corporate social responsibility, Socially responsible investing, Mining, Recycling

le     Is Socially Responsible Business Economically Viable?   For the last twenty years, ecological and social concerns have been at the forefront of consumers minds. Socially responsible business practices are not only a good marketing strategy, but good business overall. Socially responsible business can be something as simple as establishing office recycling programs, taking a stand on animal testing and human rights issues, or considering the environmental practices of yo...

Thomas Sowell continues his simpleminded interpret
Thomas Sowell continues his simpleminded interpret

This 584 word essay (6 pages) is about Social inequality, Discrimination, Conservatism in the United States, Thomas Sowell, Affirmative action, Racism, Sowell, Affirmative Action Around the World, Black Rednecks and White Liberals

ations Thomas Sowells Civil Rights: Rhetoric or Reality? In Civil Rights: Rhetoric or Reality?, Thomas Sowell criticizes the civil rights establishment and contrasts it with the reality of American society. In Sowells perspective, liberal affirmative action policies have been fundamentally mistaken. The liberals believed that they could socially construct racial equality, but Sowell shows that inequality is a fact. He provides evidence of statistical disparities to demonstrate the failure o...

Sons & Lovers
Sons & Lovers

This 2722 word essay (17 pages) is about Sons and Lovers, D. H. Lawrence, T. E. Lawrence, Romance, Miriam

Sons & Lovers Sons & Lovers.   A Short Summary.   The first part of the novel focuses on Mrs. Morel and her unhappy marriage to a drinking miner. She has many arguments with her husband, some of which have painful results: on separate occasions, she is locked out of the house and hit on the head with a drawer. Estranged from her husband, Mrs. Morel takes comfort in her four children, especially her sons. Her oldest son, William, is her favorite, and she is very upset when he t...