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History of the taker Gluckauf
... oil companies striving for a greater share ofthe market for kerosene ... , except for a central bridge built across the tops ofthe paddle frames. ... the merchant ships. This became the prototype ofthe modern day tanker. This started a ... one ofthe first ships to create a cofferdam between the engines and the ... by putting the pump room forward ofthe boiler in a separate space ... the production ofthe Gluckauf as the first "modern" tanker the tanker took on a ... Word Count: 1217 | Page Count: 7
Economic Development in Zimbabwe
The country of Zimbabwe is one ofthe most economically developed on the African continent1. A ... recognized autonomy since 1980, theyear in which the United Kingdom repealed its ... Great Zimbabwe the source ofthe countries name. Despite the impressive nature ofthe Great Zimbabwe ... became the object of British colonialism in 1888. It was in this year ... that John Cecil Rhodes obtained mineral rights for the British ... Word Count: 1547 | Page Count: 7
Attila the Hun
... the twentieth century, “Hun” was one ofthe worst name you could call a ... person, due to Attila. The ... cries. Most ofthe time, though, the Huns just fought in a very random ... then, as a group, approach the camp or town ofthe people they were ... , and attract the attention ofthe Roman Empire. The Romans called a truce in 442 ... a peace treaty that gave the Huns 2,100 pounds of gold each year ... Word Count: 1368 | Page Count: 6
Comparing dinosours divorce an
... of him. This is based on a true story and presents the ... positive things ofa perfect remarriage, from the perspective the ... describes the real life experience ofa family. However, it appears that the gender ... roles are shared because the ... room.
Each ofthe books deals with the issue of step families very ... with the trauma of divorce and remarriage. It may also cause a ... Word Count: 791 | Page Count: 3
Americas Teens up in Smoke
... though a number of commercials and school orientations have given the effects of smoking, the ... been the focus of their progression. However, how can we have a healthy ... outlook on the future if 34.8 percent of our ... the numerous effects of smoking, so they can live a healthier life.
The effects of ... cause emphysema, which is a condition ofthe lungs marked by distension and ... to have a cigarette hanging out of their mouth? Well the answer to ... Word Count: 567 | Page Count: 3
... he didn’t win the support ofthe peasants, that was a major mistake... in ... January(January 30, the Vietnamese new year, Tet) the Viet Cong and North ... Vietnamese
came up with the ... July of 1969. After the US pulled
out ofthe war, the invasion of Cambodia ... This called for the dissolving ofthe Gulf of Tonkin resolution. The US
troops in ... fled since the end ofthe war. Up
until the breakup ofthe USSR Vietnam ... Word Count: 1720 | Page Count: 6
Lsd And Mainstream 1960s Media
... the cracks ofthe nation a new counterculture of rebellious teenagers, unfamiliar narcotics, and a wave of ... education of LSD. There was a “journalistic exaggeration ofthe dangers of LSD” and the media’s ... media having a direct influence on the opinions ofthe majority of society, influenced the government ... at a complete standstill.” The abuses ofthe drug LSD are not because of faults ofthe ... Word Count: 1911 | Page Count: 8
... power, Nellie McClung called a meeting on how they could ... it. They decided on the formation ofa Provincial Laws Committee where ... of "The Legal Status of Women in Alberta", which
was the same year women achieved the ... the "Law Committee ofthe Council of Women" for over 35 years. She became a ...
Red Cross leader during the war and when ... there should be a
Department of Public Health and a Department of Child Welfare ... Word Count: 471 | Page Count: 3
The Role Catalysts In Chemical Reactions, Their Im
... a substance that alters the rate ofa reaction. The catalyst
remains unchanged at the end ofthe ... reaction. The process ... items are
produced with the help of catalysts every year. It is therefore ... dispersed on the surface ofthe support material, the effective
surface area ofthe reagent can ... on
the surface ofthe solid therefore the solvent only acts as a form of heat ... Word Count: 995 | Page Count: 5
... , it helped the economy pull out ofthe depression, by providing a means by ... , and as of this writing, there has never been ayear when Social ... Security benefits were not paid due to lack of ... vision. When a private pension
plan currently insures the twenty-year-old worker ... , it can
only guarantee a fixed income when the ... year. In
fact, $4.5 billion is a small price, compared to the ... Word Count: 2203 | Page Count: 19
... and by the end ofthe 18th century was making 400 pianos ayear, but ... not without advancements. He changed the “point of attack”1 where the ... as one ofthe main manufacturers in England.
As the seven-year war purged ... greatly with the production ofthe metal frame.
These are only a few ofthe things ... that help create the ... Word Count: 2333 | Page Count: 10
Environmental issues concerning NAFTA
... that the three countries had a combined $8 trillion the same year. There ... have been many concerns since the ... initiation ofthe ... President Clinton put a limit on the number of trucks that can ... a greater flow of illegal immigrants into the US. This will cause more ofa ... burden on the ... Word Count: 479 | Page Count: 3
... .C., after being caught as a deserter ofthe Roman army, he was ... sold as a slave
to a gladiator trainer ...
all of southern Italy and looked like a formidable opponent for the Roman ... the Roman armies. Just a few years later, one ofthe most
famous people of ... all time would suffer the same means of execution. This Rebellion had a ... lasting
effect on civilization because it showed the will power ofthe ... Word Count: 573 | Page Count: 3
... collaboration with the war effort. In one of several eloquent wartime essays, Bourne ... savagely attacked his colleagues for self-consciously guiding the ... as the one about a tub full of eyeballs or the story ofthe seven-year old ... boy who confronted German soldiers with a ... , George Creel halted the domestic activities ofthe CPI. The activities ofthe foreign division were ... Word Count: 3766 | Page Count: 17
Platos The Human Soul
... a pen because we have seen it before. We have recollection ofthe ... objects characteristics and we know that those characteristics are those ofa ... that Socrates proves the immortality ofthe soul.
The soul is a truly unique entity ... . It is the only way ... a strong argument for the immortality ofthe soul and the need for separation between the ... Word Count: 1213 | Page Count: 5
Group Polarization And Competition In Political Be
... find a common ground
between them. In addition, the competitive nature ofthe two ... the recent
shutdown ofthe government. It served no logical purpose. Beyond
costing a ... lot of ... it a wise thing for the President to
do in light ofthe delicate ... it to
do the impossible. They must reflect the will ofa large, disparate ... Word Count: 2206 | Page Count: 13
Death of Salesman
... support both arguments of Willy being a hero or a villain, but most ... of them support Willy as being a villain. Willy did not have the ... categorize him as a villain. The most important fault was the affair. He ... way. This affair damaged the life of Biff who caught his father ... he wanted to do with the rest of his life, and finds ... Biff than Happy. In day ofthe big game, Willy only has ... \'s future. The affair he created was a large part of why Willy ... Word Count: 912 | Page Count: 4
... (Caligula) represents a turning point in the early history ofthe Principate. Gaius was ... no more than a young autocrat tactlessly pushing the limits ofthe imperial cult ... said to have opened a brothel in a wing ofthe imperial palace. (Estensen ... the self-discipline ofthe incumbent acted as a restraint on his behaviour. That the ... only means of ... Word Count: 1060 | Page Count: 5
... Apollo equipment. Through the
use ofa "dry" third stage ofthe Saturn V rocket ... , the station was completely
... made as a workshop ... off. A critical meteoroid
shield ripped off taking one ofthe craft\'s ... two solar panels with it; a piece ofthe shield ... wrapped around the other panel keeping ... Word Count: 442 | Page Count: 4
... the undebated right of women to
In the matter of health care, the opinion ofthe ... , and also providing a detailed blueprint ofthe budget that the
public can easily ... understand and comprehend. If the ... making a uniform
tax rate in their opinion.
International policy opinions ofthe ... , the reform party promotes only allowing
200,000 immigrants per year, and ... Word Count: 551 | Page Count: 3
New Jersey Vs TLO
... the purse a pack of cigarettes was
found and under it was a pack of ... .
In trying to accomplish the feat ofa safe school environment you have ... the purse was
searched for cigarettes. The search ofthe purse was reasonable because ofthe ... suspicion of her
smoking ... in the bathroom. During ... Word Count: 326 | Page Count: 2
... ofthe Mexican cartels. Cali and the Mexican cartels are both a threat to the ... .
This is a brief listing ofthe strengths and weaknesses ofthe Cali cartel. Cali ... America has a virtual monopoly on the supply of coca leaves. The region is ... also a very efficient ... conducting all the details of their business in a protected environment, the heads of organized ... Word Count: 1344 | Page Count: 6
Arnt I a Woman By Deborah Gray White
... I a Woman?” by Deborah Gray White, presents the realities in the lives ofthe ... slave women in the Southern plantations ... assumed roles within the family as well as the community, that ... to traditional white females in the larger American society. Deborah ... women experienced some freedom in the Reconstruction South-their heroic ... oppression, and maintain their sense of womanhood against all odds.
... Word Count: 111 | Page Count: 1
Faith lost in God
... a religious man named Akiba Drumer starts singing Hasidic melodies.
Many ofthe ... as if the death ofthe young pipel resembles the same death of his faith ... loss of faith is seen as the Jewish New Year passes, and the Jewish ... prisoners at the
camps ... thanks to God. Before the Holocaust, New Year\'s Day was
very ... to tragedies. Due to the occurrence ofthe Holocaust, the Jewish people, as well ... Word Count: 714 | Page Count: 4
Karl Marx was a German scholar who lived in the ni
... the price of one, the first in March
when the Tsar was deposed and a ... called the Bolsheviks led a further rebellion which
ousted the provisional government. The leaders ofthe ... Bolsheviks, Lenin and
Trotsky, began to build a ... be inspired to imitate the
example of Rus Trotsky, a highly intelligent and ... and clearer that members ofthe
Communist Party becoming a ruling class that ... Word Count: 902 | Page Count: 19
... a challenge of accuracy, the costs of DNA testing and the possible misuse of DNA. The prospect ofa ... big issue surrounding the plans for a database. Chairman ofthe New South Wales ... privacy council says that the prospect ofa ... all the males ofthe town, in hope to find the rapist ofa 91 year old ... and allowed the police to take a routine scraping ofthe inside of his mouth ... Word Count: 943 | Page Count: 5
... of age, the dependency on the
adults for food can continue into the second year ... " (Audubon's Birds of
America.). This reproductive ... profile rendered the condor population ... to lay
one egg every year. The doubled egg laying rate offered ... in
the wild. The attention devoted to the preservation ofthe California Condor
experienced a resurgence ... Word Count: 2516 | Page Count: 12
... from leader to follower this year. US Steel concluded that its ... collective security needs ofthe community, by means ofthe creation ofa genuinely mixed economy ... 10 in C. Freeman, The Economics of Hope. Essays on Technical Change, Economic ... Behavior: a Note Assessing the Evidence and the Public Policy Implications," Journalof Policy Analysis ... Andrew, 1993. "A Community Perspective on the Emergence of Innovations," Journalof Engineering and Technology ... Word Count: 17194 | Page Count: 92
Roddy Doyle's Paddy Clark: No More Laughing for Pa
... book. It
perfectly captures the mind ofa ten year old boy in Ireland ... during the mid-
1960\'s. Paddy ... , the young boy who Doyle uses to enter the mind ofa ten
year old ... , is a boy who most ... can relate to. The book ...
inevitably I had experienced the life ofa ten year old. I could relate ... Word Count: 872 | Page Count: 4
Transcendentalism The Philosophy of the Mind
... that the basic truth ofthe universe lies
beyond the knowledge obtained from the senses, a ...
were a combination of other philosophies and religions.
One ofthe major questions of philosophy ... think nature is a product ofthe mind, and without the mind
nature would ... the ideas are ofthe mind
and cannot be applied to a world outside ofthe ... mind. They believe ideas are a
result ofthe kind of ... Word Count: 973 | Page Count: 5
The Greek war of Independence was the result of several factors. One ofthe most ... , a short-lived uprising took place in the Peloponnesus, in the beginning of 1778 ... a blueprint for a new Greek state that would rise from the ashes of ... revolution against the ... a nationalist struggle, and episodes such as the Orlov Rebellion provided memories of ... Word Count: 344 | Page Count: 2
... buy for a restaurant. Escoffier learned all ofthe responsibilities in a restaurant, even ... table service.
After completing his four year ... in charge ofthe Second Division\'s food supply with a fellow chef ... spent the remainder ofthe war.
After the peace treaty was signed Escoffier boarded a ... Cannes.
By a stroke of luck Escoffier lands the position of manager of La Maison ... Word Count: 1089 | Page Count: 5
... in 1726, a geographer, was named "the father of geology" ... land in Scotland,. The principle of uniformitarianism, the principle that Hutton ... in the future. shaping the earth.
Hutton wrote a paper, The Theory ofthe ... Earth, unfortunately, Hutton wasn\'t the ... the basis for a lot of geography and biology that followed, the ... theory.
"We find no vestige ofa beginning, ... Word Count: 199 | Page Count: 2
... limits of juveniles vary. The 16-20 year old age group has one ofthe ... highest incidences of serious ... that was previously mentioned ofthe juveniles being a hazard to society. POA ... them the benefit ofthe doubt and that shouldn\'t happen. If a juvenile ... that a crime is a crime and no matter what the age is ofthe ... . To send a 14 year old to prison until the age of 42 is ... Word Count: 1995 | Page Count: 8
Is Hamlet Mad
... , for as a result of seeing the ghost and hearing the dreadful truth about ... he is a man of thought rather than action (earlier in the play ... it." But by the end ofthe act, a hint of doubt over Hamlet\'s ... , but it is of course interpreted as the ravings ofa madman. Ophelia says ... "O, what a noble mind ... that he saw a ghost. "This is the very coinage of your brain ... Word Count: 2004 | Page Count: 9
The Trials of Toilet Training
... use a
combination ofthe same principals used in Practical Applications of Psychology.
The overall ... teaching with the aid ofa hollow doll. The child gives the doll a drink
then ... is told the doll ... the urge of further assisting the child.
When an accident does occur, spend a ... to the pot from the scene ofthe accident and pulling down
pants at a ... Word Count: 768 | Page Count: 4
Correctly Political: A Look Into The Dynamics Of P
There is a wealth of information on the history ofthe term "political
correctness ... , has a very interesting view ofthe social movement culture ofthe 1960\'s:
"The left ... ofthe ideals of liberal humanism -- an uprising on
behalf ofthe freedom ofthe individual against a ... soulless
system. The second phase was the opposite ... Word Count: 1617 | Page Count: 8
... to the roots of capitalism you find that it is a form of government ... to the people in a society, how it takes the humainty out of being ... .
Commodities are at the top of this chain. A commodity is anything that ... some form ofa commodity, which most ofthe time is money.
The outcome that ... beginning years ago. The real value of what a woman is is lost ... what society tells them a women is.
The effects of alienation are much ... Word Count: 1079 | Page Count: 5
I Main Characters
... eldest ofthe four brothers
2. Grandson of Uther Pendragon and Igraine
3. A ... stolid child , and a follower ofthe brothers
E. Merlyn ... Is a knight
H. King Pellinore
1. In search ofthe Questing ... . Plot Summary
The most interesting part of book two was ...
A. Might is right is brought out in this section ofthe ... ideology instead of trying to tell a fanciful fairy tale.
The war ... Word Count: 1196 | Page Count: 7
Sympathy in Wright's Native Son
... is the portrayal ofthe hatred and intolerance shown toward Thomas as a black ... is a mere victim of desperation, not a perpetrator of malicious violence.
Desperation is the ... with a sense of sympathy at Bigger’s plight. Bigger’s state at the end ofthe ... novel is a call to the nation urging recognition ofthe desperate plight of Black ... life in spite ofthe obstacles around him makes him a brilliant representative ... Word Count: 926 | Page Count: 4
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... robbed him of dignity, identity, and individuality. The human side ofthe city ... more to the faceless mass ofthe buildings and the mute body ofthe city than ... thought of. The whole things came to him in the form ofa powerful ... later hides himself amidst the catacombs ofthe old buildings, many people ... be a period of growth and learning, recognition of self-worth and ofthe worth of ... of him that was the only way he had of self-expression.
English Essays Word Count: 857 | Page Count: 3
Young Goodman Brown: The Downfall of Young Goodman
... like a perverted Puritan
temple. The altar was a rock in the middle ofthe congregation ... and there were
four trees surrounding the ... of converts to the devil. The leader ofthe service than addresses the
crowd of converts in a ... disturbing manner. He informs them that all the members
ofthe ... congregation are the ... Word Count: 2322 | Page Count: 10
... , 1734. Daniel was a man
ofthe wild, an explorer of unmapped spaces, his ... boyhood was the perfect ... on he was marking the habits of wild
things and bring ... crowded where they were. At the age of fifteen,
him and his ... took them
about one year. At the age of about nineteen he left ... years later he again heard the call of unknown land, this
time ... would live out the rest of he days. At the age of 85 he ... Word Count: 355 | Page Count: 2
Back to my child-hood when I was still living at my country-home I use
... schools practices this kind of policy if the
students can't ... schools I used to watch the students play at their
... in New Jersey for just ayear,
and I was sent to ... grade.
On that year I had experienced lots of competition and waste ... took
a shower I wasted a lot of time just to choose the clothes ... It wont tell if the
child is wearing the same clothes everyday ... give any recognition of
popularity, beside for the shoes. Students sometimes ... Word Count: 428 | Page Count: 2
... the most original
20th-century philosopher. His works include complicated essays ... such as "An
introduction to Metaphysics" and "The ... thoughts by searching for the roots ofthe ideas
behind information. ... a bookrack. Gestell
is also the name for a skeleton. And the employment ofthe ... word
Gestell(enframing) that is now required of ... to
speak ofthe arbitrariness with which words ofa mature language ... Word Count: 892 | Page Count: 5
Poerty to me
Poerty to me
Thoughts, anger, happiness and ideas
To get deep in your soul and let out all the emotions
Word Count: 19 | Page Count: 1
Langston Hughes: A Poet Supreme
... the popular song, puncuated by the riffs, runs, breaks, and distortions ofthe music ofa ... community in transition.
Langston Hughes, a poet who ... the entertainment undermining the rutual. Moreover, the birth ofthe African American was as a chattel ... not simply a question of content but also a question ofthe use of art. Langston ... Hughes was keenly aware ofthe dichotomy of ... Word Count: 2403 | Page Count: 10
... Epilepsy, A.K.A. seizures without fever. 14,000 people each year are ... diagnosed with epilepsy (Epilepsy). 60% of all new ... average of 6,240 people per year) are children under the age of ten ... and senior citizens over the age of ... one part ofthe brain, than the seizure is diagnosed as a partial seizure ... the seizures at all. Most ofthe medication comes in a tablet, capsule, or a ... Word Count: 1753 | Page Count: 7