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Should the fundamental question in epistemology be
... can I know"? Onthe other hand, should it ... anything else. Based on this andonthe ideas he perceives in ... does not rely onthe testimony of the error-prone senses ... cause for complaint onthe grounds that the power of understanding ... prematurely reached his \'Cogito\' onthe strength of an oversight.
... says, "A blind man can form no notion of ... Descartes, R. (1968) Discourse on method andthe meditations, Penguin: Hammondsworth
Ferm, ... Word Count: 2978 | Page Count: 21
John F Kennedy
... for Red, "pinks" and headlines had stomped onthe freedoms of people who ... too rational and reasonable a man to
remain indiferent to the extremism known ... therefore
based onthe conviction that I can win both the nomination andthe election ... movement and such that he was indeed a
great president. A man ... far greater than the legend he left us ... who truly
believed that one man ... Word Count: 1857 | Page Count: 9
The Use of Protectionism for the Steel Industry
... and its value can have positive and negative effects onthe American economy. Currently the ... headlines in the news pertain to the ... addition, the emotional results of personal employment and its effects on self- ... esteem, relationships within the family, and stress ... will be avoided.
The ... Word Count: 875 | Page Count: 6
... I have come to the conclusion that the computer is an escape ... better that the spoken word - just two people talking and listening ... to each other.
Guess I am a little old ... from the military after 21 years. The Clinton drawdown was going onand it ... Teaching fit the bill. I teach both Special Ed and ROTC. I ... am presently
working on a certificate in administration and my EDS.degree ... life - I am very old fashion in the aspect that I still ... Word Count: 507 | Page Count: 3
Lsd And Mainstream 1960s Media
... law, or impose onthe rights of the peopleóthen you should be ... keep on trying to make LSD better and profit from the advantages ... appealed to the conservative mind set, concentrating onthe conservative 30 and older ... ideal of Americanism or the American ... direct influence onthe opinions of the majority of society, influenced the government and LSD ... everyday. No education to improve onthe abuse of LSD, or ... Word Count: 1911 | Page Count: 8
... she was beautiful and Susan returned the compliments.
Slowly the relationship began to ... change and Bob put his hand on ... debilitating form of harassment and can
decrease the rate of work within ... in someone and then try to deal with the problem on her own ... his
tracks by going to the supervisor and having Susan either moved ... discuss it with her
anymore. Onthe other hand Debbie may decide ... Word Count: 1321 | Page Count: 5
... the creation myths andthe behavior of the gods simply reflect the time, politics andthe general ... connection between people andthe myths is actually illustrated onthe three creation stories ... Genesis, Buddha and Zeus mythology ... depended so much on it.
In the "Old school" religion the Genesis, we see ... Word Count: 1291 | Page Count: 5
The Characters From A Tale Of Two Cities
... man who works for Tellson's Bank. He is
not married and ... is honest and trustworthy.
Charles Darnay - A man from ... Lucie andthe father of her children. He
is a good man, but ... . Carton is the protagonist.
Monsieur Defarge - A man who owns a ... wine shop in Saint
Antoine (the poor ... to prison.
Madame Defarge - The wife of Monsieur Defarge. She ... wants the French
Revolution to begin.
Jerry Cruncher - A man that ... Word Count: 238 | Page Count: 2
... and down on my sisterís bed and knocked down my sisterís frame. The ... frame cracked andthe ... glass broke. My whole family came running in and ... and said, ďShe did it!!Ē Since I wanted to respond in the ... pronounce unfamiliar words correctly. The words might have been ... knowing the Spanish language better than my cousins and a ... just speak and not write it. Also, the Spanish language ... Word Count: 385 | Page Count: 2
Preparing For A Cruise Vacation
... After making reservations for the Cruise accommodations and flight arrangements you would ... have proper documentation to go onthe Cruise.
First, you must ... at the ports andonthe ship. Although your room and board, meals and drinks ... essentials and then some. Start off with the basics, Tís, shorts and ... comfortable shoes for daily walks and ... worry about shopping and spending extra money on your vacation.
Finally ... Word Count: 437 | Page Count: 3
Roddy Doyle's Paddy Clark: No More Laughing for Pa
... only used
once in the book and it is onthe second to last ... Paddy shedding his childhood
ways and taking onthe responsibilities of adulthood. A ... perfect and Paddy is forced to step up as man of the house ... , he
crosses over the line into ... the coat of
childhood. And to back this thesis up even further onthe ... me
back to the good old days of innocence and exploration, he was ... Word Count: 872 | Page Count: 4
Methods of Control
... conflict of underage adolescence, the law, and sometimes parents. I\'m ... party to go to, andthe youth want to stay out ... when they must come home.
Onthe other hand, most teens ... by the great Machiavelli on how to further my last point.
"...and ... giving in sometimes, and just accepting the facts. Whether or ... persuade, you the reader can make an honest and moral decision onthe subject.
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... Californiaís effect on both visitors and residents alike almost predictably invoking the idea ... at all is in theold town because there the city is decaying ... saying something about the conditions that are set by man in order ... by man corresponding to Maríasí systematic view.
The author ... that California is where the hand of man is felt close by ... . In other words, the manifestation of ... Word Count: 1000 | Page Count: 5
Do Viruses Help?
... is more to the list. As the technology increases andthe knowledge of our ... developed shows remarkable effects onthe herpes virus. The recent antiviral drug indirectly ... they too the cdks inhibitor and infected the virus with it, the result that ... to be conducted onthe HIV, adenovirus, papovavirus, and parvovirus with the cdks inhibitors ... caused the wiping of their race but we will Viruses.
Medicine Essays Word Count: 599 | Page Count: 3
Homeless: What Has Been Done To Decrease The Probl
... finding themselves living onthe streets. With the
decrease in the number of available ... our community forced to live onthe streets? What has
be ... the right to security in the
event of unemployment, sickness, disability, widowhood, old ... who need the services.
The blame cannot be placed only onthe government. ... that hard. A few advertisements onthe television and radio, a little push ... society\'s leaders and we would be off onthe right track. That ... Word Count: 772 | Page Count: 4
... life savings on a lottery ticket and does not win
the lottery. The second ... in the example: the lottery andthe AIDS cure
If the average person onthe street were ... presented with the ... case
of spending one\'s life savings on a lottery ticket and ... losing or spending
the same sum on a ... Word Count: 914 | Page Count: 5
... of explanation of the behavior andthe effect upon employees. The California Department of ... on public figures and officials have been prominent in the news. Law enforcement and ... on duty onthe hill for several days while the employee was off work and ... crime and its effects on inmates and employees, and this paper concludes with the notion ... and take proactive steps to recognize the behavior, assess the threat, treat the employees, and ... Word Count: 2781 | Page Count: 10
The Spanish Armada of 1588
... -general of the Ocean Seaí was issued on March 21. The mission had ... to Belem; onthe 30th he had put to sea. The Armada had ... a month repairing the damages and recruiting for the cause. Onthe 22nd of July ... ground onthe Ooster Zand, the wind suddenly veered to the south-west, andthe Spanish ... ] Merriman, The Rise of the Spanish Empire in theOld World and in the New, 529 ... Word Count: 2892 | Page Count: 16
Communism's Effects On The USSR
... the effects that communism has had onthe Soviet Union during the years of the ... Cold War. They were very negative, and as ... during the years of the Cold War. They were very negative, and as ... during the years of the Cold War. They were very negative, and as ... during the years of the Cold War. They were very negative, and as ... during the years of the Cold War. They were very negative, and as ... Word Count: 3040 | Page Count: 9
John Fitzgerald Kennedy 35th president of the Unit
... delegates. Kennedy won the nomination onthe first ballot and then persuaded Johnson ... C. Weaver, a black man, to be the new secretary. Southern Congressmen ... to finance sending a man to the moon by 1970 which ... order and prevented James H. Meredith, a black man, from enrolling at the ... state university. Onthe night of September ... was admitted to the university, and troops and federal marshals remained onthe campus to ... Word Count: 2945 | Page Count: 10
... incite the movement, include the Ruby Ridge and Waco standoffs, the Brady Law andthe Assault ... Weapons Manufacture Ban. The ... Poverty Law Center andthe Anti-Defamation League released reports onthe militia movement ... . According to the Southern Poverty Law ... increased pressures onthe movement by the new law, which forced the militia further ... Word Count: 1086 | Page Count: 5
... ; onthe east by the Atlantic Ocean; onthe south by the United
States; andonthe west by the ... the adult salmon float downstream and
return to thesea (Encyclopaedia Britannica, 1975).
Unlike the ... smolts and which have
become silvery in colour, descend to thesea. Upon the ... first return of the
Atlantic salmon to ... of Canada
andthe northern United States, wintering at sea south to the Gulf ... Word Count: 2411 | Page Count: 11
Group Polarization And Competition In Political Be
... ;chicken" between the House Speaker andthe President. And, at an
estimated ... the other on any issue,
is incompatible with the cooperation and
compromise necessary for the ... from both sides. Onthe one hand, shabby treatment on an airplane flight ... to close the U.S. government. Onthe other hand, if
the shabby treatment ... a way to elect politicians onthe basis
of how they will ... American and
Vietnamese, died in order to protect one man\'s ... Word Count: 2206 | Page Count: 13
... the United States alone.
It is difficult to obtain accurate statistics on ... lightning injuries and fatalities since a systematic ... compilation of information on lightning casualties ... also be electrical. The experiment involved Franklin standing on an electrical stand ... heard. By counting the seconds between the flash andthe thunder and dividing by 5 ... Word Count: 1268 | Page Count: 6
... harder drugs than weed. And all the ways two say no ... them are the cold shoulder, the repeating no, walk away and make ... up an excuse. And peer ... pressure, friendly peer pressure andthe worst of all HAEVY peer ... are descusting and I want to live the longest life ... have to be responsible and donít drink and drive. I donít ... about yourself and that you take it out on others. I ... am never going to bully and if ... Word Count: 294 | Page Count: 2
Physics On The Internet?
Physics OnThe Internet?
Physics onthe Internet
(1) Internet web sites:
... movies. This part of the site is dedicated to death ... This site offers sports of the extreme. This site contains ... skate boarding, skydiving, bungee jumping, and many other sports.
*http://www ... are many rides to go onand there are many things to ... avis/
(a) Physics appears on this site in the following areas:
+ In ... moonsault.
+ In a body landing onthe floor.
+ In a guitar being ... Word Count: 224 | Page Count: 2
Uncle Tom's Cabin
One of the more powerful novels writeen onthe most humilating ... economic growth secondary to the buying and selling fof slaves. Mr ... He is a Christian and thus read the Bible to other slave ... life on a board ship after she slips and falls overboard. The ... a drunken rage. Other slaves onthe plantation witness this beating. ... looking for Tom and tracks him down to the Legree plantation ... a dim picture, of the anguis and despair that are at his ... Word Count: 631 | Page Count: 3
... I will be discussing the impact has onthe wildlife and how our atmosphere ... are volcanoes, sea spray , rotting vegetation and plankton. However, the burning of fossil ... small amounts of acid falling onthe soil andthe lakes. Therefore over time ... onthe lakes, forest, and thin soils of the Northeast it now covers half the ... is performed gravitationally and is dependent onthe density of the sulfur. The process is ... Word Count: 2856 | Page Count: 14
Stricter Airline Security
... has been in the news almost daily. The events onand since September 11 ... have completely changed the viewpoints of ... requirements, and more metal and x-ray detectors. Right after the attacks onthe World ... Trade Center andthe Pentagon, every airport ... significant is an understatement. The attack onthe World Trade Center towers alone ... Word Count: 1428 | Page Count: 7
... made their living by plundering thesea of its wealth. Stan\'s ... it was now confirmed that thesea was the realm of a king ... him to ease the pain. Lena and Stan stood onthe bow, arms around ... each other. The wind ... out of the gown, loving the feel of the cool sea air on her skin ... . She was completely bare beneath the gown. The ... quot; He threw himself onthe bed and pulled her down with ... Word Count: 2359 | Page Count: 7
... reviews, post in the forums, add quotes, and post a profile. ... a valid email address in the form below or your ... reviews, post in the forums, add quotes, and post a profile. ... a valid email address in the form below or your ... reviews, post in the forums, add quotes, and post a profile. ... a valid email address in the form below or your ... reviews, post in the forums, add quotes, and post a profile. ... reviews, post in the forums, add quotes, and post a profile. ... Word Count: 391 | Page Count: 2
The Brady Bill
... referred to the Judiciary Committee,
andthe debate began. Throughout the debate onthe Brady bill ... compromise
between the Brady waiting period andthe NRA instant check.
Onthe floor, the GOP ... Metzenbaum on
February 24, 1993, referred to the Judiciary Committee and placed onthe
calendar on ... March 3. The bill was ... Word Count: 4151 | Page Count: 17
Sexual harassment 101
... privileges of employment. The statutory and regulatory laws govern the entire employment process ... occur. The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) can file lawsuits on behalf ... years from the first complaint to the final verdict and in the meanwhile, the woman ... is in a legal, professional and ... of any of the statutes and governmental agencies. However, the solutions proposed might ... Word Count: 436 | Page Count: 2
Economic History of Europe from early 100's to Med
... form danger launched Europe onthe path for development and growth.
Western Aristocracy ... The tradition of election passed on to hereditary rule, but theold customs and appearances ... also faded away andthe ... population andthe new concentration of settlements. The medieval economic revolution built on these ... gains in production and energy ... Word Count: 702 | Page Count: 4
... us a hint on how online communities onthe Internet started and how it ... build a community is quit old, hence the online communities that are ... Usability, Supporting Sociability about the sociability onthe internet and how online communities for ... graded individually, and thus competitively. Lessen Graves discusses argues onthe approaches of ... with their work onthe Internet, and with imagination come the pleasure (Preece, p ... Word Count: 2587 | Page Count: 10
1984: Government's Attempt to Control The Mind and
conversations, always watching your every move, controlling the minds and
thoughts of the ... \'s name was left out onthe Chess Committee list.
He then ... a fact. Through the control of
the mind and body the government attempts, any ... Eighty-Four did he
elaborate onthe rebel\'s role in an ... connection is through the use of the totalitarian society
andthe rebel, and as stated ... Word Count: 1180 | Page Count: 6
Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde: Life of Dr. Henry Jekyll
... well respected and is currently
experimenting the dual nature of man kind. Edward ...
gathered around and they saw theman, Edward Hyde. The crowd forced theman to
give ... walking stick and clubbed theoldman to death. This tells us the reader
that ... the question, "Would any man, who is walking along, tread
as willingly on ... , as onthe
hard flint and pavement? Well, here is that man, and his total ... Word Count: 769 | Page Count: 3
Ben Franklin Biography/Critique
... left school at ten years old when he was pressed into ... honed political essays, including An Edict by the King of Prussia and Rules ... 80 years old, he oversaw the dispatch of French armies and navies to ... of prudent and clever aphorisms onthe value of economy, hard work, andthe simple ... left school at ten years old when he was pressed into ... 80 years old, he oversaw the dispatch of French armies and navies to ... Word Count: 3374 | Page Count: 14
Events in the Industrial Revolution Lead to Major
... of which were negative effects onthe people of this time era ... onthe streets, it increased the chances of getting disease, the
crime rate skyrocketed, andthe ... rate dropped dramatically
and children had to beg onthe streets to support ... their families. The changing class ... for the
job they do and pay equally between women and men. The solution ... they should control the birth rate, and to solve the other
problems of ... Word Count: 747 | Page Count: 4
How would you feel
... see and cause embarrassment. Though scars usually occur onthe skin ... they can also make their mark onthe heart. Scars to the ... on that cool October morning and nothing could have warned me of the ... !Ē SMACK!! Like if the spitting andthe insulting wasnít bad enough ... a second time stopped andthe world ceased to exist for ... was so dry and harmed form the harsh scrubbing. I ... skin as well. The word white and anglo became terrifying words ... Word Count: 926 | Page Count: 4
... They were the kids from hell. They were so annoying, and ungrateful ... also learned the difference between what was right and wrong. The first day ... house. Well I listened and took the eyebrow ring out they next ... altogether. I work on some math problems onthe computer, I had ... work the problems out in their head and when they had the answer ... they got to type it in and ... going to bring them cupcakes and stickers for there papers.
... Word Count: 814 | Page Count: 3
... and terror, comedy and tragedy, and reveals in the process the perversions of the human character and ... are horrific. Society\'s emphasis on life over meaning comes as ... self (Cathcart, Mrs. Daneeka, Duckett, theOldMan, Peckem, etc.). Though they are ... \'s version, presented to Yossarian onthe matter of groundings. To be ... property that can be listed on an inventory. In a bureaucracy ... Word Count: 1630 | Page Count: 7
... unpleasant and stormy, and tender or caring teachers.
Cruel teachers are the ones ... all the rules should be based on their way of thinking and their ... and end up doing the work and forgetting the material within a few days.
Onthe ... teacher you become enthusiastic about the assignments and projects you get. Skillful ... waste (of time and paper). After the student receives his work ... ..." After listening to the explanations and getting 89% instead of ... Word Count: 591 | Page Count: 3
The Great Gatsby
the rules, and kill her. Barton felt uncomfertable about killing the stowaway, because the ...
stowaway was a girl. Barton and Marilyn ... not like eachother at the beginning.
Barton and Marilyn changed their views ... was scared. In the end of the story Barton and
Marilyn thought better ... change between Barton and Marilyn in the story "The Cold Equasions"by Tom ... Word Count: 384 | Page Count: 3
Thoreau And Jefferson: A Comparison
... become destructive of [the preservation of life, liberty, andthe pursuit of happiness ... , it must have the sanction and consent of the governed." The parallel between these ... in the United States, his role in the government, and most especially, the problems ... associated with the "might makes ... "The Declaration of Independence" and "Resistance to Civil Government". While they agree on ... Word Count: 842 | Page Count: 5
Handgun Control in the United States
... , 1987, 17 year-old
Kendall Merriweather was shot and killed a few ... Pasadena, Texas, a 14-year-old eight grader at Deepwater Junior ... , which
are easily concealed and widely available onthe street. But no one ... is violence everywhere on t.v., and with all
the time kids are ... fight a war onthe
streets against gang members and drug dealers who ...
possible. But with the help of the community, and if everyone pulls together ... Word Count: 1054 | Page Count: 6
... triangle, and it is what Iíll demonstrate onthe attached exhibit. The upside down ... that the area of the square onthe hypotenuse, or opposite side of the ... to sum of the areas of the squared onthe legs. The Pythagorean Theorem was ... a studied by many people and ... washed out there old boundary markers. The Egyptians used the same theory of ... man born in 580 B.C. onthe island of Samos, in the Aegean Sea ... Word Count: 1174 | Page Count: 4
... a lifetime under the control of another man, making forgetting almost ... impossible. The ghost of a ... disgusting behaviors like vomiting on everything and wetting the bed and trying to seduce ... the acceptance of the supernatural and a profound rootedness in the real world at the ... All of the cruelties and abuses of the slaves by the slave owners ... symbolic of the way the family deals with its death andthe resulting ... Word Count: 1149 | Page Count: 5
Is Hamlet Mad
... all the subsequent events in the play.
Moving on to the fourth scene, the next ... o\'er his base into thesea,
And there assume some other horrible ... to a cliff hanging over thesea, and then change into some other ... is a man of thought rather than action (earlier in the play ... nor th\' exterior nor the inward man
Resembles that it was."
... you were so honest a man.
Polonius: Honest, my lord?
... goes, is to be one man picked out of ten thousand ... Word Count: 2004 | Page Count: 9
The Lost Generation
... times worse than a normal man experiences his whole life. This ... between 26 and 27 years old. They were properly trained and had the audacity ... had in the first place.
Through the book All Quiet onthe Western Front ... , it tells all the horrors ... would be their last night onthe planet.
Another memorable passage from ... return to its old occupations, andthe war will be forgotten- andthe generation after ... Word Count: 950 | Page Count: 4