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... senate, his growing need for more power and his unstable methods of ... despot with an extraordinary passion for sadism and a fierce energy. Caligula ... hide his contempt for them. He dispensed with its services generally as ... -praetor executed because he asked forand extension of sick leave. ďÖWhatever ... the crossing and invade Britain, instead he just announced its annexation even ... scope of his authority and acted accordingly. For the elite, this situation ... Word Count: 1060 | Page Count: 5
The President of the US
... , prestige, and wisdomĒ (Schlesinger, 21), and created a sort of legacy for those ... executive also gets for expenses, allowances for staff, travel, and maintenance of the ... administrator of the nation and commander of its armed forces. However, ďcourt ... decisions, customs, laws, and other developments ... expected to host dinners for visiting foreign officials, and represents the United ... Word Count: 1259 | Page Count: 6
... anditís hardships stands one man, Gregor, a provider of financial resources for ... eventually shuns him, and his great mind for one fact. ... studying because of itís multi-faceted grooves and perceptions of ... Gregorís name in German, andits derivation into English. The ... during Gregorís forced employment and then nearly perishes after ... by the evils of capitalism anditís social scene. From being ... quot;, for it condemns the wrongs of capitalism and implores ... Word Count: 1561 | Page Count: 7
... Low self esteem and a constant need for acceptance commonly is seen ... and Maine, 2004). Sufferers of bulimia binge and purge for various reasons. For ... some, binging and purging occurs ... important role for women is to look attractive and the media ... this sensation and through doing so, set themselves up for failure. When ... eating disorders are curable and help is available for sufferers. Understanding the ... Word Count: 1910 | Page Count: 9
Young Goodman Brown: The Downfall of Young Goodman
... from being on time
for his meeting with the ... , he blames the
woman for consorting with the Devil but ... is the true turning point for Goodman
Brown. If Faith ... Brown has "no compassion for the weaknesses he
sees in ... no remorse for his own sin, and no sorrow for his loss ... the discovery that the potential for evil
resides in everybody. ... verse upon his tombstone; for his
dying hour was gloom ... "Young Goodmam Brown", The Story andIts Writer, 4th ed.
Ed. Ann ... Word Count: 2322 | Page Count: 10
Death of Salesman
... have the friends and contacts that he claimed and emphasized his boys ... Biff became disappointed and angry towards Willy, and he never went to ... faced consequences, so did Biff and Linda. Willy cheated on ... because he wanted the best for his sons, but at the ... that later become a reality for him only.
Biff\'s dream ... not to attend summer school and therefore, never graduate, he ... his son to successful and unhappy, than unsuccessful and happy. Willy becomes ... Word Count: 912 | Page Count: 4
Daniel Boone was responsible for the exploration and settlement of Kentucky.
Danielís ... father was a weaver and blacksmith, and raised livestock in the country ... the habits of wild
things and bring them down with spears ... the age of fifteen,
him and his family moved to the ... military expedition in the French and Indian war. There he
would ... May 1. 1769, Boone Finely, and four
other man started out ... to clear the
Wilderness Road and in April they had an ... Word Count: 355 | Page Count: 2
Economic Development in Zimbabwe
... industrialization. The purpose of this essay is to make a cursory ... clearly indicative of an early and great civilization. Of the many sites ... obtained mineral rights for the British throne and began the process ... developing Rhodesia\'s mineralogical and agricultural potential for the purpose of ... essentially self-sufficient and trade only for profit or for consumer goods. ... a way that keeps its partners diversified andits imports non-strategic, Mugabe ... Word Count: 1547 | Page Count: 7
In Saving Jessica, Did Laurlene McDaniel Accuratel
... lethargy, weakness, headaches, furred tongue and unpleasant breath, oral thrush, nausea ... special filter, and that while one withdraws blood for cleansing the other ... is the only other option for treatment for end-stage kidney failure ... on a heavy workload for the kidneys and the kidneys can\'t ... of what people eat and then fruit and then limit amounts of ... been too long and the novel would lose its effect.
McDaniel writes ... Word Count: 1543 | Page Count: 6
... around, for example, he distinguished himself for bravery
and was awarded ... 1920, this group changed itís name to
the National Socialist ... skillful schemer, politician, and organizer. For example,
he became leader ... party would assure jobs for workers and greatness for
Germany. So in ... deep in trouble; first itís money had lost almost
... itís value because of severe economic problems. Second, France and ... some Germans agreed with his ideas, Hitler was freed after ... Word Count: 1291 | Page Count: 6
The Ghost Dance
... the 1890\'s, the Indian civilization started to die. The Ghost ... . He encounters some Indians and does not really treat them ... of using alcohol, weapons, and technology. Also the Ghost Dance ... , their beliefs, their homes, and their existence. The Ghost Dance ... to get rid of alcohol and farming and end mourning. The resurrection ... be performed for four to five days with singing and chanting. There ... friend was the killer and that he and Milton were planning on ... Word Count: 1868 | Page Count: 6
... to this study. Jung\'s essay "Rebirth" includes descriptions ... on a revision of Freudian ideas. Lacan is the father of ... with Freud\'s theories from CivilizationandItsDiscontents, a sentence from page four ...
Civilization, therefore, obtains mastery over the individual\'s dangerous desire for ... aggression by weakening and disarming it and by setting ... when he felt hate from andfor society. His realization that life ... Word Count: 5588 | Page Count: 24
A Difficult Decision
A Difficult Decision
Throughout each ... difference between hot and cold or right and wrong. The decisions ... , prosperous man one way and another it could increase my ... of it for you? Kimberly Clark publicizes that its safe for the ... , they donít because its obvious (from experience and testimonies of others) ... use Scott Bathroom Tissue and become a very wealthy ... Ní GentleĒ and not have much money for anything else, but ... Word Count: 1040 | Page Count: 4
... for himself, but the blindness he encounters in those around him and ... rhythms of his life: indifference and violence; periods of abstract ... intense desire; moments of silence and moments of anger -- like ... him of dignity, identity, and individuality. The human side of ... city is closed to him, andfor the most part Bigger relates ... of that community alternately marvelling and hating the compromises of ... has the capacity for all of those things, and has not ... Word Count: 857 | Page Count: 3
Minor League Baseball: Boom or Bust to Communities
... baseball in its
simplest form-- just ball, bats, gloves, and lifelong dreams ... nation. It had lost its credit rating and faced bankruptcy. By 1988 ... its case of baseball fever has turned into
a ďfinancial jam and ... .50 for bleachers, $4.50 for upper grandstand and $6.50 for
lower ... you\'re
watching the game; andfor $75 a year, fans ... the North Carolina Symphony moved its home from Durham to Raleigh ... DAP). In
1971, Durham began its final season as the home ... Word Count: 2812 | Page Count: 12
... people have been dealing with for years. Just recently it ... it more with their children and students.
I think teenagers ... stop pretending to be adults, and concentrate on being teens. ... more about pregnancy and STDs. I think the percentages for both would ... commercials for parents to talk to their kids about smoking and about ... where is the commercial for teen pregnancy and sex. That is giving ... country. They are not, and teens and kids alike need to ... Word Count: 336 | Page Count: 2
... casinos good for Ontario? To every situation there are positive and
negative ... numerous jobs are created by andfor the government. Another
positive aspect ... Canada or the United States
and encourage the tourism industry. ... a good solution for many
problems including tourism and government funding.
One ... as agriculture, environment, fisheries, and
aquaculture. If the funding was ... both to the government, charities, and workers. Yes, there are ... Word Count: 716 | Page Count: 3
... with the household chairs and tables for the benefit of his ... extremely bright child and a voracious reader and learned Latin, Greek ... for him was demonstrated in the Sonnets from the Portugese, and ... and Women, which contains his best poetry. Public sympathy for ... him considerable popularity. He and Tennyson were now mentioned together ... . Although he lived and wrote actively for another twenty years, ... continued to grow, however, and finally lead to the ... Word Count: 448 | Page Count: 2
Tess of the dubervilles
... morals or ideas. Alec hunts Tess and she never stands for herself. She ... marry another man and keep him from falling for another "pure" woman ... against the current" and takes a stand for wheat she believes in ... upon a young girl and uses her for his own fulfillment. He ... her fruit and compliments. He catchers her young and defenseless and maliciously takes ... civilization that keeps us from ever pursuing our dreams of unity and ... Word Count: 1426 | Page Count: 6
Magic The Gathering
the first of its kind, andits success has everyone, even ... cards to satisfy the demand for these cards. Crazed Magic ... argued
as the best card for Magic), and also other single cards ... a quest for every Magic player. With its infinite possibilities in ... only dueling, but also bartering
for cards. Conversations such as " ... trade you a Cyclopean Tomb for a Timetwister"
seems to ... a Michael
Jorden rookie card for a whole set of . . ... Word Count: 1358 | Page Count: 10
Time and Fate in Romeo and Juliet
Romeo and Juliet, said to be ... , the quarrel experienced by Tybalt and Romeo, and Friar John\'s plague ... him. Mercutio blames Romeo and the feud for his fate. Romeo kills ... some embellishment. The Prince declares: Andfor that offence/ Immediately we do ... , the quarrel experienced by Tybalt and Romeo, and Friar John\'s plague ... partly to blame for the feuding between Tybalt and Mercutio. Since Friar ... Word Count: 942 | Page Count: 4
Reasoning And Perspectivism: The Means To Freedom
... the intention of this essay to challenge Nietzscheís contention ... an Ant" #. For the purposes of this essay, in strict contrast ... with this interpretation andits implications. For example, in CivilizationandItsDiscontents, Freud argues that ... However, this essay perceives the struggle resulting neither for the same ... which, much like Nietzscheís ideasfor viewing a sculpture, can ... is the contention of this essay thWords
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Power and Alienation
... and Foucault both
have certain visions andideas about the liberation of Eros and ... each other and are forced to compete for jobs.
Lastly and most ... Boston.
Freud, Sigmund. CivilizationanditsDiscontents. W.W. Norton & Company,
New ... andCivilization. Beacon Press, Boston, 1955.
Politics of Pleasure
Essay ... Word Count: 970 | Page Count: 6
History of the taker Gluckauf
... of tankers were the demand for oil and the growing competition between ... greater share of the market for kerosene and other refined products. In ... The ship used coal forits fuel and was the first to place ... rival the largest liners for size and even larger tankers, of ... structure that was old and unsuited for the present day needs ... beach. With its stern sunk in the sand andits bow up on ... dive information for the Gluckauf is, Visibility is poor, and worsens ... Word Count: 1217 | Page Count: 7
Frankenstein-by Mary Shelley
... (VictorĻs cousin and future wife), was executed for the murder. ... very persuasive until the children and the woman returned. The ... Monster so incredibly depressed and heart-broken that he ... happen if he finished, and destroyed his work. This ... Henry Cerval, and nearly has Frankenstein executed for the murder. ... He waited for the wedding night of Victor and Elizabeth and ... He quickly got very sick and eventually died. That night ... Word Count: 668 | Page Count: 3
... relationship between reality and imagination, the known and the unknown. By ... of life to include death and eternity, Dickinson suggests the ... the incomprehensible, life, death, and the stages of existence.
The ... subjects of life and death have been a traditional ... courtship, by \'palid imnnuendoes\' and a \'dim\' approach.\' But ... win at last and attains his goal, for he is a ... transformed into the bridegroom and prospective husband in the ... Word Count: 748 | Page Count: 3
... is demonstrated by several of its characters breaking away from the ... the law and decided to borrow money to pay for her husbandís ... her decision to leave Torvald and her children. Society demanded ... position equal to her husband and brakes society\'s expectations. ... Nora secessions are very deliberate and thought out. She knows what ... is something to please him and used for show. He is looked ... becoming angry with Nora for taking the loan and saving him, would ... Word Count: 560 | Page Count: 3
... have inhabited our planet over its long history. Trilobites that populated ... , that God created everything in its present form over the course ... of extinct creatures. But although ideas about evolution were proposed, they ... —who conceived of his ideas in the 1830s but did ... differences between offspring that survive and reproduce and those that do not ... are ideal circumstances for creating reproductive barriers and allowing populations of the ... Word Count: 2605 | Page Count: 15
Langston Hughes: A Poet Supreme
... terms of improvisation and variation of tone and timbre; and (3) how ... of intellectual acheivement and implicity devalues short forms. For this reason a ... themes, rhymes and rhythmic patterns, and recurring images ebb and flow throughout ... is almost postmodern in its mosaic of voices and attitude contained in ... to its aestetics.
Langston Hughes, as subtle as he was, and as ... music as both inspiration and model, and innovative and iconoclastic in his use ... Word Count: 2403 | Page Count: 10
Farewell To Manzanar
... always in control, and made all the
decisions for the family. He ... of seventeen,
headed for work in Hawaii, and never again went back ... , cold, windy and unfriendly. In a sense a metaphor for
Jeanne, their ... treatment, and the unstable condition ... like camping. But for the adults and her older brothers and
sisters, including ... were too
small for any in-home activity and the children were ... Word Count: 2136 | Page Count: 8
... people uniting, laughing loudly, and enjoying life now that they ... people, both Jewish Christian and Christian Gentiles alike, followed ... moment in Godís plan for His Creation, and thus the crucifixion ... of the awe, amazement, and plain old curiosity that developed ... the possibility for expansion of Godís power and presence from ... want whatís best for it. Through Godís wisdom and grace, Jesus ... to the people, and transformed Jews and Gentiles alike into true ... Word Count: 533 | Page Count: 3
This essay will be on the History ... provicial councils
in Java, and group communities concils outside Java ... consisting of top military leaders and civillians.
In theory, the ... 500 members of regional, occupational,
and other groups.
All assembly members ... provinces are
divided into regioncies and municipalities. These units are further ... Sunda Straights, Krakatoua, is famous forits erruption in 1883. The whole ... Word Count: 638 | Page Count: 4
... . They are a home for millions of plants and animals. But these ... for many diseases that we think are incurable and many people die and ... have not found the cure forand we are loosing even more ... deforestation illegal and have more rainforests completely checked for any cures for diseases ... knows plant and animal species have been thoroughly examined for their medicinal ... rainforestís millions of life forms forits own existence. We, too, are ... Word Count: 907 | Page Count: 6
Another Cyrano De Bergerac
... De Bergerac
Every generation has its own heroes that display, ... life to the hilt, and because he is a victim ... heart
always timidly hides its self behind my mind,& ... an actor from the theater for performing poorly, but
he ... all these men at once, and, of
course, he succeeded. ... who takes Carpe Diem to its most extreme form? Also, ... living life to the fullest, and still remaining human, he
is ... Cyrano, who will be loved for all time.
Category: Book ... Word Count: 557 | Page Count: 3
Patient Classification Systems
... dependent variables, nursing and therapeutic times were collected for each day in ... now necessary that this classification andits statistical values are tested in ... aggregation process can vary for internal applications andfor external tasks. It would ... to use different criteria and/or classifications for different professional sectors if ... Classification Systems for Grouping Hospital Cases - Principles and Examples). BSV and Z/I ... Word Count: 4649 | Page Count: 41
... own existence. He is looking for a definite certainty, a ... foundation for which he can base all of his beliefs and know ... can base all his knowledge and beliefs. Descartes attacks the principles ... learned from physics, astronomy, medicine, and other such fields are all ... I exist for as long as I think, and if I cease ... denies, wills, refuses, and that also imagines and senses." Although saying he ... one and because of the fact that it is different for everyone ... Word Count: 1111 | Page Count: 4
100 Years Of Solitude
... Aureliano appears to be immortal and ubiquitous, returning triumphant,
surviving ... numerous assassination attempts, and continuing to hold the loyalty ... ?[he] is fighting for pride.? As for what
Gerineldo calls the ... cause: land reform, anticlericalism, and the ?aspiration for equality of rights
between ... natural and legitimate children? for money from the ... Conservatives. The warfare is
futile and has ... Word Count: 879 | Page Count: 4
... to compare blacks to whites and other ethnics. He begins ... many children think hard study and hard work are white ( ... success-except for that handful‚Ä¶"(544). Raspberry explains in the essay, we ... Nadell, John Langan, and Linda McMeniman. Boston: Allen and Bacon, 1999. 542 ... to compare blacks to whites and other ethnics. He begins ... many children think hard study and hard work are white ( ... Nadell, John Langan, and Linda McMeniman. Boston: Allen and Bacon, 1999. ... Word Count: 784 | Page Count: 4
... despair, such as wars and terrorist attacks. However, many ... accomplished by waving the flag and singing the national anthem. ... more than waving the flag and singing the national anthem. ...
Admittedly, waving the flag and singing the national anthem are ... promote unity and raise moral. However, love for the country ... and singing the national anthem. Additionally, some people have enough disrespect for ... the line between patriotism and treason as if patriotism ... Word Count: 574 | Page Count: 3
Anne Rice: A Fascinating Story
... hated to assume this role and looked for a way out. Her ... cried every night for about a
year, and would later write about ... been able to see colors and shapes for the first time. I ... ?. After smoking marijuana and experimenting with LSD for about a year Anne ... hands for the consecrated ciborium, and taking the Body of Christ and strewing
Its ... [sic] white wafers all over the carpet; and walking ... Word Count: 1543 | Page Count: 6
Like Water for Chocolate1
... for Chocolate1
Like Water for Chocolate was published in 1989 and in ... life of frustrated love took its toll on her three ... is one hundred percent available, and ready for marriage . . ..Ē Pedro agreed ... a deep love for the kitchen and have a great ... very good relationship and because she was obedient and respectful, she ... life.
Mama Elenaís frustration and anger affected each daughter in ... different ways and in different magnitudes. She ... Word Count: 899 | Page Count: 4
The wave of the future
... wall designs nothing more. For years computers and electronic equipment were programmed ... statements can be the basis for liability and it prevents certain evidentiary ... down between now and December 31st 1999. But for others that have ... that stores basic information for your computer and has an electronic calendar ... or when it is time forits next tune up by flashing ... the assembly line and have the new chips for the millennium installed ... Word Count: 1718 | Page Count: 6