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Toms Character in the Great Gatsby
... he has in the novel, no signs of moral teachings by his ... . His ignorance was a result ofthe easy access he had to ... support only one hour after the birth of their daughter. This is ... " (Gatsby 22). For most, the birth of a child would be a ... strong morals would never commit the sin of betraying their spouse and ... then cause the other person to do the same in the process. Moreover ... !" shouted Mrs. Wilson. "I\'ll say it whenever I want to! Daisy ... Word Count: 486 | Page Count: 2
A Difficult Decision
... even place me on the very lowest ofthe social scale. You wonder ... on the wrapper, “Soft, Strong—LASTS LONG” I beg to differ with all of ... talk funny. I draw my conclusion that the brilliant scientists of this breakthrough ... engineers (hillbillies) designed one ofthe best forms of toilet paper. Look at ... thought up the fantastic idea of scented paper like the hillbillies (the reason why ... , is a subject I ... Word Count: 1040 | Page Count: 4
New Jersey Vs TLO
... was smoking and also claimed “ I don’t smoke at all”. Mr ... and the police ofthe offense and then sent in the
evidence to the police ... 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
... defeat in
World War I and the Treaty of Versailles of 1919. Many Germans ... the size and the
endurance ofthe Soviet armies. He also misjudged the significance ofthe
entrance ofthe ... United States into the ... war. Obsessed with defeating the ... Word Count: 1326 | Page Count: 7
Should the fundamental question in epistemology be
... major role in the study of knowledge.
I will cover two ofthe main elements ... examples of both these views; I will use the philosophical thinking of Rene ... the set of ideas we have. The mind set that interprets experience, i.e. the ... mind is primary, and the data of experience are ... this piece of - I am thinking, therefore I exist - is the first and ... knowledge is.
At the start of this essay I felt both questions ... Word Count: 2978 | Page Count: 21
I\'m sure you have heard something about the music issues pertaining to ... song depending on the users modem speed and the length ofthe song requested ... of compensation they would receive from the service. The artists would have the option of ... contacting the users to ... is preferred by many ofthe artists around the country. The fee per track ... Word Count: 676 | Page Count: 3
... to expect, The Attacks of September the 11th were only the beginning of our nation ... was one ofthe deadliest and having the most causalities wounding the elderly. Someone’s ... in the minds of children? Children they are the future the key players of tomorrow ... . However you the ... Israeli people are the decision makers of ... Word Count: 752 | Page Count: 3
Evil over Good
... the realm ofthe innocent and stepping into the evil. The simple act of Eve eating the ... apple serves as the climax ofthe ... end when she eats the apple.
The portrayal ofthe council in hell is ... evoked through the elevated style and the comprehensiveness ofthe council scene. The departure of Satan ... more powerfully described than the departure ofthe Son:
Then of their session ended ... Word Count: 1162 | Page Count: 5
... to twisting because ofthe tension with the strings. The introduction ofthe iron frame helped ... the “point of attack”1 where the hammer hits the string, this changed the whole tone ofthe ... the voice ofthe piano
Bridge The Bridge is what conveys the sound ofthe strings to the ... soundboard and is another ofthe many vital parts ofthe ... still trying to improve it, I personally think that it is ... Word Count: 2333 | Page Count: 10
Farewell To Manzanar
... told them, "I\'m going to
sell you to the Chinaman." So ... be their destiny for the rest ofthe war, and long after ... , a natural born citizen ofthe
United States. But, again ... always eat together, but the
conditions ofthe mess halls to eat ... break down the structure and unity ofthe
family. The parents lost ... control over their children. The ... experience on the
outside of Manzanar had the lurking of all her ... Word Count: 2136 | Page Count: 8
Minor League Baseball: Boom or Bust to Communities
... . The mayor
anticipated using the stadium as the centerpiece for the redevelopment of City
Island. The ... was the
highest in the Eastern League. The success ofthe Senator\'s made the
revitalization of ... City Island possible. The ... to the quality of life
has been the attitude ofthe fans. Unlike the fans at the ... Word Count: 2812 | Page Count: 12
Faith lost in God
... Hasidic melodies.
Many ofthe Jews in the camps like to deal ... God by saying "I did not deny God\'s ... existence, but I
doubted his absolute justice" ( ... hanging from the
gallows. Elie feels as if the death ofthe young ... pipel resembles the same death of his ... longer any reason why I should fast. I no longer accepted God ... to tragedies. Due to the occurrence ofthe Holocaust, the Jewish people, as well ... Word Count: 714 | Page Count: 4
... know the cause of. Phobias, however, occur if the person sets the cause ofthe anxiety ... . The theory of classical conditioning says that phobias are the result of learned associations of ... high, then the person exhibits symptoms ofthe manic side of bipolar disorder.
... the ego retreats and the person regresses to the oral stage of psychosexual development. The ... responses. Because of this lack of social contact the individual fills the emptiness by ... Word Count: 1083 | Page Count: 7
100 Years Of Solitude
... the end of his life, he isolates himself from
the rest ofthe world.
In the ... beginning of Aureliano's career ... . In the same way, he orders Gerineldo M?rquez executed
because of a ... trivial matter. He then spends the ... all trace of his passage through the world...and the
trunk of poetry? that ... loose going downhill on the road of life, the wheel of
change never ceases ... Word Count: 879 | Page Count: 4
... procedure because it would end the suffering of many patients in pain ... to an end should have the right to terminate their ... be legalized to give people the right to total control ... . No one should have the power to decide that dying ... for families who are awaiting the death of loved ones. Parents, brothers ... of their pain, grant them control of their own destiny and lower the ... stress level for the relatives of suffering family members ... Word Count: 223 | Page Count: 2
Roddy Doyle's Paddy Clark: No More Laughing for Pa
... The fights I
could not relate to. I had never experienced arguments of such ... high caliber. But
inevitably I had experienced the life of a ... ten year old. I could ... believe that I was part of Paddy Clarke. Just the way the book
I believe that this book won the Booker Prize because ofthe way the
book ... are
one ofthe characters.
The most puzzling part ofthe book is the title. ... Word Count: 872 | Page Count: 4
Methods of Control
... we have set a method ofthe way we use time. ... a conflict of underage adolescence, the law, and sometimes parents. I\'m neither ... for nor against curfew, but I ... especially when we reach the early stages of adulthood. This means staying ... his or her, license, the rest ofthe world opens up. At ... now hoping that I have given you, the reader, enough insight ... and just accepting the facts. Whether or not I have won in ... Word Count: 660 | Page Count: 3
... . In the following paragraphs I will be discussing the impact has on the wildlife ... on the growth or the preservation of
One ofthe direct effects of acid ...
the lakes and literally retards the respiration ofthe soil. The rate of forest growth in the ... White Mountains of New ... Word Count: 2856 | Page Count: 14
The Spanish Armada of 1588
... the orders oftheking. In his place theking appointed to chief command ofthe fleet the Duke of ... Medina Sidonia.
The ... Medina Sidonia reported to theking that the fleet had begun to ... He sent a letter to theking saying:
“At any time it ... The English came up with them soon after nine o’clock a.m ... Philip simply replied, “I sent them to fight the English, not storms ... Word Count: 2892 | Page Count: 16
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
... say no some of them are the cold shoulder, the repeating no, walk ... the worst of all HAEVY peer pressure. I think drugs are descusting and I ... want to live the longest life I possibly can ... that’s why I will never ... . I don’t see why I can’t have a few beers when Im of ... age along as I ... drink responsibly. I learned a ... Word Count: 294 | Page Count: 2
Events in the Industrial Revolution Lead to Major
... was a negative effect ofthe industrial revolution. The
conditions were horrible because ... live on the streets, it increased the chances of getting disease, the
crime rate ... some
ofthe positive effects ofthe industrial revolution because now the smog from the
factories ... blew away from the ... and better lifestyles.
I think that to fix the major problems linked ... Word Count: 747 | Page Count: 4
Ben Franklin Biography/Critique
... an ass kicks me, should I kick him again? (#4) His ... a series of finely honed political essays, including An Edict by theKingof Prussia ... : I have held up a Looking-Glass in which some ofthe Ministers ... an ass kicks me, should I kick him again? (#4) His ... a series of finely honed political essays, including An Edict by theKingof Prussia ... : I have held up a Looking-Glass in which some ofthe Ministers ... Word Count: 3374 | Page Count: 14
Stricter Airline Security
... I will define a few the main terms in this debate. First of ... Article IV ofthe Bill of Rights states that “the right of people to ... crash the planes into the Twin Towers ofthe World Trade Center, the Pentagon ... trying to ignite the explosives stopped the destruction ofthe plane. Reid attempted ... only a month ofthe extra security guards, the majority ofthe airports were without ...
I believe that there are several points of action that airlines and the ... Word Count: 1428 | Page Count: 7
The Brady Bill
... I have taken a
particular interest in the passage ofthe Brady bill. When the ... television news reports on the Brady debate, I wondered what was ... . In this paper, I will trace the bill\'s seven year ... version reflecting
some ofthe NRA-sought provisions. I could say that ...
Throughout the debate, the proponents spoke fervently in support ofthe
bill. Edward M. Kennedy ... ignored the
wishes ofthe Senate in the conference. Dole said, "I don ... Word Count: 4151 | Page Count: 17
The Great Gatspy
... had suffered spiritually
from the effects of World War I, yet life in ... America became a time of material demand. The ... " wife.
Being put in the setting ofthe story, I would have not acted ... as Daisy. The story has taught ... as a whole and the density ofthe plot. I would recommend this
piece ... of literature for anyone seeking pleasure ... Word Count: 2158 | Page Count: 7
... of segregation. The hih point of this day was the address by
Martin Luther King ... , Jr. King ... promises ofthe Constitution and the Declaration of
Independence to every American citizen.
?I have ... a dream,? King ... to sit together at the table of
brotherhood.? King ended his famous speech ... Word Count: 685 | Page Count: 3
... for which the odds of success are greater than the odds of failure.
Another ... is increased, thus increasing the moral good
ofthe risk, an idea ... much greater than the odds of winning the lottery. To win
the lottery, one ... Yet, I will still
show that, regardless ofthe greater chance of failure, the attempt ... more moral worth than the purchase ofthe lottery
ticket, even though ... the end, the result is the same? The
answer lies in Mill\'s definition of ... Word Count: 914 | Page Count: 5
Louis Armstrong: From Childhood To Adulthood
... the cornet
and became the head ofthe band. Louis was admired by the rest ofthe ... band not just for
the ... well. In the book the author writes that Davis
" I remember Louis ... his voice
was coarse. I\'d play the horn and he\'d ... dance, and when I\'d put ... . He
was now being considered the new kingof Jazz. Louis was now ... Word Count: 3797 | Page Count: 12
... with them. In the summer of last year I baby-sat these kids ... across the street from me ... back the following week.
The second day I went to the class I work with the ... class altogether. I work ... . After I finished I then corrected papers. The majority of them got all of them ... right and when they did I ... Word Count: 814 | Page Count: 3
Thoreau And Jefferson: A Comparison
... of [the preservation of life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness], it is the right ofthe ... becomes destructive ofthe preservation of life, liberty, or the pursuit of happiness, Thoreau ... their power from the consent ofthe governed," Jefferson writes. The same democratic ... like, "I am not responsible for the successful working ofthe machinery of society," ... it is obvious the criticism is that of ... Word Count: 842 | Page Count: 5
Good Versus Evil
... and went to the mead hall. She kidnaps one ofKing Hrothgar’s most ... trusted men and takes down the arm hanging from the ... ofthe devil. With that he heads back home where he is King ... for fifty happy years.
At the end ofthe fifty years ... that “One ofthe most distinctive features of Beowulf is the presentation of Grendel ... the other. The religious view of Beowulf brings the poems background together. The social status of ... Word Count: 1029 | Page Count: 4
Beowulf: Short Story
around and crush the massive castleof Brian the Great. Although Ventaria no ...
longer had a ruler, fear ofthe ... himself from the mouth ofthe dead monster. He got the sword oftheking
and painfully ... .
The astonished Ventarians unanimously appointed him king. The story of Urther
and the Filth ... -Sammich circulated around the world; giving Urther the ... Word Count: 796 | Page Count: 4
George Orwells 1984
... ofthe four
branches of government on Oceania. This four branches are "The Ministry of ... about the past and
are rewritten with the "accurate" meaning of whatever the ...
little of a ration. The last branch is called "The Ministry of Peace ... to bring back the original past of mankind.
Climax- The climax of this story ... just called "the book" which contained the beliefs of Emmanuel as to ... they send him off out ofthe Ministry of love and is
killed ... Word Count: 734 | Page Count: 3
Uncle Tom's Cabin
... One ofthe more powerful novels writeen on the most humilating chapter of ... discussing with Mr. Haley the selling of his servants to repay ... Mr. Haley talks openly of beating the slaves when they are ... . Topsy is the wild child. The story tells of how many slaves ... . Topsy begins to understand the concept of love through Eva.
Tom ... time he bought by one ofthe most cruel plantaion owner ... shadow, a dim picture, ofthe anguis and despair that are ... Word Count: 631 | Page Count: 3
Burton and his Auter
... fit it and returns to thecastle.
The question arises, why are ... "Disney and I were a bad mix. [...] I got all the cute fox ... scenes to draw, and I couldn ... t do it. I couldn\'t even fake the Disney style. ... kills. So luckily I got a lot of far-away shots ... is theking at what he does, yet he tires of his ... can see the dead, but not her parents, replies: “I myself ... It\'s not something I chose. I would\'ve probably preferred ... Word Count: 2436 | Page Count: 9
Industrial Revolution 5
... increased the weight of his sheep and also greatly improved the taste ofthe ... twice as fast. Since the invention ofthe flying shuttle spinners couldn\' ... improvements was the cotton gin, it pulled the seeds out ofthe cotton ... bales.
Another part ofthe Industrial Revolution the when the steam engine was built ... a foreigner called Britain, "the workshop ofthe world."*
The cities literally had over ... at 10:30 p.m. They get quarter of a hour for ... Word Count: 1005 | Page Count: 4
... . He remains one ofthe most important and one ofthe most enigmatic figures ... scientist in The Clouds of Aristophanes. Young Socrates also knew the Sophists and ... one of three sayings carved on the Temple of Apollo at Delphi, the directive ... .
The so-called scientific views ofthe time, particularly that of atomism, defined the self ... his search for the self, was convinced ofthe importance of his quest. Until ... Word Count: 500 | Page Count: 3
Sor Juana Ines de la Cruz8217s Letter to Sor Filot
... daughter of Creole Spanish parents from the pueblo of Chimalhuacan, near the valley of ... Mexico. In this letter to the ... the age of 17, she entered the Jeronymite Order, and spent the remainder of ... reason, and the situation of a woman entering the intellectual territory of men.
... We can see that the secluded life ofthe spirit for this refined ... spent their energies in the service of God in different ways ... Word Count: 395 | Page Count: 3
... , 1605 in the court ofKing James I. Acting as last in the series ofthe tetralogy ... , Henry V accumulates the ... Angliae Regis Gesta, The First English Life ofKing Henry the Fifth (1513), and ... of Cambridge, Lord Scroop, and Sir Thomas Grey, loyal friends to theking ... Henry’s rejection ofthe French’s ultimatum, Stoll states, "That’s the voice of a king, a ... Word Count: 2041 | Page Count: 8
Environmental issues concerning NAFTA
... reduce tariffs between the countries. With the creation of NAFTA, the world’s ... been many concerns since the initiation ofthe agreement. Issues over cheap ... traffic entering the country. Emissions and the weight ofthe trucks are the two biggest ... key factors in regulating the ... I think that a middle ground must be established for the preservation of ... must not be at the expense of what the US has been ... Word Count: 479 | Page Count: 3
... the first part of this paper I will describe the process of language acquisition. The second ... the textbook Child Development: A Thematic Approach, 3rd Edition (D. Bukatko & M ... identify phonemes. According to the textbook (D.Bukatko & M.W. Daehler, 1996 ... of how the language works. Silently, the child is internalizing the patterns and sounds ofthe ... target language. When the child has decoded enough ofthe ... Word Count: 1885 | Page Count: 8
Economics of war
... ofthe central concerns over recent years in the US has been the emergence ofthe ... .3 percent of GDP in 2001. The fear in the aftermath ofthe attacks is ... ofthe cost ofthe damage in New York have risen sharply, although the scale ofthe ... the insurance world. The cost of insurance will rise dramatically because ofthe perception that the ... place while some ofthe while some ofthe syndicates which underwrite the insurance policies ... Word Count: 3215 | Page Count: 12
Evil And Charm
... gathering in the square between the post office and the bank. The descriptions ofthe town ... of a pathetic woman, Emily. The setting ofthe story is seen through the view ofthe ... 28) The attitude ofthe town displayed her demonstrates that the people ofthe town feel ... the town of her desire. The symbol ofthe rose is used to represent the preservation of ... ; it works through charm.?
English Essays Word Count: 1317 | Page Count: 5
... one ofthe few places where the wildness ofthe west could be preserved, the wolf ... number of concerns. First of all is the apprehension of ranchers regarding the possible loss of ... in the case of one ofthe wolf families in Yellowstone. Following the illegal killing ofthe ... , it\'s one ofthe missing links. The overpopulation ofthe elk is a problem ... Canada from which the wolves are taken?
Cranford: I\'m hoping they\'re ... Word Count: 2931 | Page Count: 16
Fate? Are You Sure?
... "shalt be king hereafter" (I, iii, 50). Although the witches\' prophecy of Cawdor being ... the] father to a line of kings" (I, iii, 65; III, i, 60). The beginning ofthe ... turn is, of course, the ... encounter with the ... "weird sisters" (II, i ... Word Count: 1114 | Page Count: 6
Children and Poor Speech
... will propose in his State ofthe Union address tonight a $1 ...
billion expansion ofthe federal government's efforts to ... improve health care for many ofthe nation's 32 million uninsured ... chamber at 8 p.m. Chicago time, shortly after his ... up their first day of arguments in the Senate impeachment trial, ... a
single mention ofthe word impeachment, aides said. The president insisted on ... $4.2 billion--over the next five years ofthe U.S. program ... Word Count: 496 | Page Count: 3
Army Alpha Testing
... However, the second major aspect of literacy is the use ofthe elements of graphics technology ... this combines the use of graphics information with knowledge ofthe language of arithmetic ... clearly involves the scanning of graphic displays and the knowledge ofthe depicted objects ... M. Yerkes (1921). Psychological Examining in the United States Army. Memoirs ofthe ... M. Yerkes (1921). Psychological Examining in the United States Army. Memoirs ofthe ... Word Count: 1460 | Page Count: 8
The Alembic of Art is the chapter of My Antonia The Road Home that ... in Widow Steaven\'s account ofthe birth of Antonia\'s child. Also ... ofthe paintings Cather saw were reminiscences of Nebraska in the primitive huts of mud ... women. Cather associates Antonia with the paintings of Jean-Francois Millet. These ... see some ofthe biblical references while reading the novel, but I never would ... Word Count: 662 | Page Count: 3
... their children say, When I grow up, I want to be a ... the centuries. In the U.S. today, the divorce rate is fifty percent ofthe ... health risk to the U.S. because ofthe spread of sexually transmitted diseases ... police departments is the seizure ofthe vehicle belonging to the prostitute\'s client ... time. Dennis Martin, president ofthe National Association of Police Chiefs, once observed ... . 1991: 24-25.
Social Issues Essays Word Count: 1830 | Page Count: 9