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Regionalism and Local Color
... good examples oflocalcolor and regionalism are found in "TheOutcastsofPokerFlat", The Red Badge Of Courage ... example oflocalcolor because it portrays the way that people actually talked. "TheOutcastsofPokerFlat" shows localcolor ... by describing peoples occupations and the use of a southern ... Word Count: 765 | Page Count: 3
The Oucasts Of Poker Flat - Overview The Oucasts OfPokerFlat - Overview
TheOutcastsofPokerFlat is an excellent representation ofcolor writing. The plot is short and ... are, which is typical of a localcolor story. The author portrays a rugged ... setting which is associated with the ... equally typical ofcolor writing. The prostitute with a heart of gold, the drunk portrayed ... were truly outcasts. I don\'t think that many ofthe type people ... Word Count: 339 | Page Count: 2
Death of Salesman
... way. This affair damaged the life of Biff who caught his father ... with the woman. Biff became disappointed ... attended college. Willy was not the only one who faced consequences ... still ashamed of what he had done, even after the affair was ... show his past. Through the flashbacks, the audience gets to notice that ... he wanted to do with the rest of his life, and finds ... Biff than Happy. In day ofthe big game, Willy only has ... Word Count: 912 | Page Count: 4
... those around him and the bleak harshness ofthe Naturalistic society that ... 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 ... later hides himself amidst the catacombs ofthe old buildings, many people ... order to bear the ordeal of life and the oppression of an uncaring ... period of growth and learning, recognition of self-worth and ofthe worth of ... Word Count: 857 | Page Count: 3
... , the “raw majesty of life under
fire, the beauty of comradeship, and the nobility ofthe warrior ... .” His soldiery
dreams of victory ... for were the creation of a strong
central government, and the cancellation ofthe Versailles ... by
destroying the fruit of their years of struggle. Because of this Hitler ... rid Germany ofthe Germans and the Communist, and reunite the parts of Europe
in ... Word Count: 1291 | Page Count: 6
... characters breaking away from the social standards of their time and acting ... Ibsen to show faults of society. In the first secession Ibsen illustrates ... considered wrong, Ibsen is critical ofthe fact that Nora is forced ... be herself and the eventual deterioration ofthe marriage. Throughout the play Nora is ... perfect marriage. Ibsen is critical ofthe fact that a marriage lacked ... leave was the exclamation point on his critical view of society
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... the industrial era, the air was fairly clean. The use of
smokestacks and the burning of ... the world.
One ofthe more effective ways of eliminating air pollution is the
making of ... electric cars. The ... use of these ... Word Count: 490 | Page Count: 3
Knowldge is sports bliss
Pat Riley is the head coach ofthe National Basketball Association ... NBA team. His knowledge ofthe sport and his ability ... year. But his knowledge ofthe sport is what separates ... knowledgeable, but also the athletes. Some ofthe most intelligent athletes are ... for knowledge and love ofthe sport they would just ... be met to reach the pinnacle ofthe profession. Physical attributes ... climb, but without the wisdom of many the pleasures the sports world has ... Word Count: 432 | Page Count: 2
... 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 inform them of new ... preferred by many ofthe artists around the country. The fee per track ... has made the music industry address the problem of high priced music ... Word Count: 676 | Page Count: 3
Karl Marx was a German scholar who lived in the ni
... . Religion,
according to Mar \'the opiate ofthe masses\'. The church tells working
people ... , Capital\' and \'The Communist Manifesto\'.
In the early years ofthe twentieth century, Russia ... was ready for the
ide Marx. The ... further rebellion which
ousted the provisional government. The leaders ofthe Bolsheviks, Lenin and ... takes us up to the time ofthe writing of Animal Farm - 1944. As ... Word Count: 902 | Page Count: 19
... . I canâ€™t count the amount of times I missed class or ... was afraid, not only because ofthe atmosphere but because you were ... another alternative? The thoughts of seeing your face again. The thoughts ofthe word damage ... care of you. "Here Beth." said the girl remotely. The tears ... in shock and the process of recovering.
"By the sound of your scream ... began to assist me out ofthe dark, crammed hospital. She asked ... Word Count: 1172 | Page Count: 5
Arnt I a Woman By Deborah Gray White
... White, presents the realities in the lives ofthe slave women in the Southern plantations ... must deal with dual burdens of racism and sexism. Slave ... assumed roles within the family as well as the community, that were ... to traditional white females in the larger American society. Deborah Gray ... women experienced some freedom in the Reconstruction South-their heroic struggle ... oppression, and maintain their sense of womanhood against all odds.
... Word Count: 111 | Page Count: 1
Langston Hughes: A Poet Supreme
... complexity and progressiveness of his achievement. Because ofthe brevity ofthe poems, Hughes\'s ... ofthe Black Arts music-based poetry). The mosaic quality ofthe music, the intensity of expression, the ... fluid, quicksilver rhythms, and the complex ... ofthe blues artist, the blues composer, and the poet, Tracy writes: The pervasive influence ofthe ... Word Count: 2403 | Page Count: 10
New Jersey Vs TLO
... and the police ofthe offense and then sent in the
evidence to the police ... to suppress the evidence by deeming the evidence
inadmissible because of her 4th ... 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
John F Kennedy
... family loyalty, a concern for the state ofthe nation, endless
vitality and ... the future of America. He merely
felt that it was the center of action ofthe ... 95).
Before the election of 1960 Kennedy used the result of his newfound celebrity ... accept
less than 4 percent ofthe hundreds of invitations that poured into ... my candidacy for the Presidency ofthe United
States. . . . In the past forty months ... Word Count: 1857 | Page Count: 9
Everyone was feeling the effects of being on the road. As a matter ... all ofthe legal business that was involved with the deed and the will. The ... white people around. The mayor, the police chief, most ofthe city counsel, my ... .
This place wasn\'t worthy ofthe title restaurant. It was shabby ... who hated me just because ofthecolorof my skin. Reality set in ... a few dishwashers came from the back ofthe restaurant to see what ... Word Count: 3003 | Page Count: 12
... . Through the
use of a "dry" third stage ofthe Saturn V rocket, the station ... much electricity as possible. Because ofthe loss ofthe
meteoroid shield, however, this ... "rolled" Skylab to lower the temperature
Skylab\'s 2nd manned ... G. Gibson
Last ofthe Skylab missions; included observation ofthe Comet Kohoutek among ... Ocean and the sparsely
settled region of Western Australia. The chances of being hit ... Word Count: 442 | Page Count: 4
U.S. Constitution Vs. Iriquois Constitution
... ; U.S. Constitution
The Constitutions of both the Iroquois and the United States have ... the Mohawk Lords. The Mohawk Lords will then report the standing ofthe case to the ... 3 parties in the Iroquois government and the division of powers ofthe United States ... is known as the House of Representatives and the Senate.
The impeachment process is ... the conclusion that the founders of our constitution had looked and like the ideas ofthe ... Word Count: 774 | Page Count: 4
almost continuously in the forum of public opinion in state ... 1972,the case of furman vs.Georgia reached the
supreme court. The court ... and that it is barbariaertic ofthe past. It has no
place ... a civilized society today. One ofthe biggest arguments against capital
punishment ... effectively from committing crimes as the punishment of death". Still,
Capital Punishment ... society from them. Clearly, the usage ofthe death
penalty will force crime ... Word Count: 574 | Page Count: 3
Ritalin and Its Uses
to experience the disorder. The rate of Ritalin use in the United States ... times higher than in the rest ofthe world according to federal ...
appears to increase the levels of dopamine in the frontal lobe where ...
commonly used. One ofthe problems with the label ADHD is that ... hereditary. Dr. Russel Barkley, ofthe University of
Minnesota reports that nearly half ... less electrical activity in the same region ofthe brain.
Nonetheless, these ... Word Count: 1393 | Page Count: 6
... 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 which ... much greater than the odds of winning the lottery. To win
the lottery, one ...
show that, regardless ofthe greater chance of failure, the attempt at an
AIDS ... has 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
Most ofthe problems ofthe United states are related
to the economy. One ofthe major ... issues facing the ... ) The ability ofthe United States Government to raise money to meet the requirements ofthe ... of this system,
is the ability ofthe government to adjust the benefits for
the effects of ... Word Count: 2203 | Page Count: 19
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 afford ... schools I used to watch the students play at their
... wasted a lot of time just to choose the clothes I ... wanted to wear,
and because some of ... It wont tell if the
child is wearing the same clothes everyday ... not give any recognition of
popularity, beside for the shoes. Students sometimes ...
instead of their families and their future.
However, if the school ... Word Count: 428 | Page Count: 2
The Use of Protectionism for the Steel Industry
... fall, just the public mention by the Clinton administration ofthe awareness of these injustices ... , imports have slowed. The enforcement of ... hurt by the protection ofthe steel industry resulting in many ofthe side-effects ... , but the positives give advantage to the steel industry, the backbone ofthe US economy ... Word Count: 875 | Page Count: 6
... paper for the partial fulfillment ofthe requirements for completion ofthe Pacific Union ... the lawlessness ofthe prohibition era, the assassination of John F. Kennedy, and the urban riots ofthe ... terms of explanation ofthe behavior and the effect upon employees. The California Department of ... Resource Management was that ofthe culture ofthe organization. Many people expect ... must receive the full support of their employer. Their local law enforcement ... Word Count: 2781 | Page Count: 10
Odipus Rex's Moral Responsilbiltiy
... for their acts.
During the 1960s the writings ofthe American clergyman Martin Luther ... upheavals taking place throughout the world. Following the principles ofthe Indian nationalist leader ... find the murderer ofthe former king to rid his new kingdom ofthe curse ... ", in Greek mythology, king of Thebes, the son of Laius and Jocasta, king ... to Oedipus for ridding them ofthe Sphinx, the Thebans rewarded Oedipus by ... Word Count: 1124 | Page Count: 5
... was responsible for the exploration and settlement of Kentucky.
Daniel’s father ... 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 ... about one year. At the age of about nineteen he left his ... 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
“The rule of Caligula proved the disastrous capacity of an autocratic system of ... young autocrat tactlessly pushing the limits ofthe imperial cult, already ... 39 Caligula announced the revival ofthe treason trials, the bloodthirsty trials ... the horse consul. (Oxford Press, 1992)
“The rule of Caligula proved the disastrous capacity of ... an autocratic system of government.” The ... Word Count: 1060 | Page Count: 5
History of the taker Gluckauf
... the banks ofthe Tyne River, the shipyard is most famous the being the largest builder of ... and most ofthe men would lose their jobs. The longshoremen convinced thelocal coal ... merchants not to refuel the ship. This caused the ... entangled in the underwater wreckage
After the production ofthe Gluckauf as the first "modern ... " tanker the tanker ... Word Count: 1217 | Page Count: 7
Young Goodman Brown: The Downfall of Young Goodman
... simply by the power of suggestion. The suggestion that the
woman in ... all one of "the
Christian triptych". (Capps 25) The third part ofthe triptych ... service of converts to the devil. The leader ofthe service than addresses the
crowd of ... all the members
ofthe congregation are the righteous, honest, and incorruptible ofthe
community. The ... sermon leader then informs the crowd of ... Word Count: 2322 | Page Count: 10
Economic Development in Zimbabwe
The country of Zimbabwe is one ofthe most economically developed on the African ... Great Zimbabwe the source ofthe countries name. Despite the impressive nature ofthe Great Zimbabwe ... and the other ... in 1889 with the responsibility of colonizing the areas of Northern and Southern ... heavy machinery. Also, the areas within the vicinity ofthe mines are highly ... Word Count: 1547 | Page Count: 7
William Shakespeare was born in the year of 1564 i
... known as the feast of St. George. He was the third of eight children ... closed because ofthe contagious epidemic known as the plague.
In the late 1590’s ... being comedies, the major ones are: "The Taming ofthe Shrew", "The Comedy of Errors", "As ... buried at the chancel ofthe Church ofthe Holy Trinity in Stratford. The cause of his ... ."Shakespeare’s Life". Internet
4. Editors ofthe Grolier Universal Encyclopedia. "Shakespeare", Stratford ... Word Count: 676 | Page Count: 4
Copper and Molybdenum Deposits in the United State
... the ore zone is sometimes the site of a magnetic low because ofthe displacement of ... minor minerals. Alteration ofthe wallrock resulted in the formation of diopside and andradite ... massive sulfides. The ages ofthe deposits stretch from the Archean to the Cenozoic and ... found in a center of felsic volcanics near local fracturing associated with ... by the geometry ofthe contact between the intrusive rocks and the marble layers. The scheelite ... Word Count: 2766 | Page Count: 11
... 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
negative points. In the situation of casinos, the positive side has a ... is that the government and local charities will get some ofthe
revenue created ... and government funding.
One ofthe most important reasons why casinos ... this funding.
One more ofthe bonuses of having casinos in Ontario ... way of doing
many things. The biggest windfall ofthe casinos is the money ... that they bring
both to the ... Word Count: 716 | Page Count: 3
The Role Catalysts In Chemical Reactions, Their Im
... alters the rate of a reaction. The catalyst
remains unchanged at the end ofthe reaction. The ... molecules. However because the size ofthe
pores of silica-alumina gels was ... dispersed on the surface ofthe support material, the effective
surface area ofthe reagent can ... the fact that the reaction takes place on
the surface ofthe solid therefore the ... These reactions originally had the drawbacks of firstly the
hydrolysed aluminium chloride containing ... Word Count: 995 | Page Count: 5
... . It is an effective stimulant ofthe central
nervous system and in ... children because the
effects of caffeine are related to the body weight ofthe consumer ... products due
to the affect of caffeine on the nerves and impulses
pressure, cigarette smoking increases the risk of
cardiovascular complications for anyone with ... .
Caffeine has been a part ofthe typical daily diet
for thousands ... Word Count: 616 | Page Count: 12
Dont Judge a Book by the Cover
Dont Judge a Book by the Cover
You Can\'t Tell ... eat. This is not the case. Choice of clothing and eating habits ... necessarily bad or even poor. The particular individual may not care ... judgment because of clothing and what they eat is wrong. The person ... bum may be the best worker around, with the most character. Without ... dirty clothes and eating out ofthe garbage may behave better. This ... Word Count: 611 | 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 ... Word Count: 2333 | Page Count: 10
Experience That Influenced Your Academic Interests
... who truly made me realize the value of education. As far as ... classroom after the last school bell had rung. Posters of music legends ... ofthe New York Times.
Since the University of Texas ranks as having one ofthe ... best academic curriculums in the ... anything ever will. Under the mentoring and guidance of Mr. Trimble, I ... do not fear the intimidation that ... Word Count: 445 | Page Count: 3
... : “Any member of management hearing in the first person of any remarks, ... another
ethical issue in the code of conduct that the company follows. Susan ... facing conflict of interest. Conflict of interest as
described in the textbook exist ... their
own interest, or those ofthe organization (pg. 26). Debbie ... wrong was seen as part ofthe corporate culture. Corporate culture is ... her position in the company for following
the code of conduct. Debbie could ... Word Count: 1321 | Page Count: 5
... thecolor turned red(see figure 1). Beneath the cloud, the soil was fragments of ... radioactive glass. The blast could ... reason.
Development ofthe bomb through the fission of Uranium and Plutonium has ... Word Count: 1070 | Page Count: 5
... , “it is the very oldest of thoughts cast into the mold of these new ... believes that the ineptitude ofthe political leaders far out-weighs the amount of good ... , (the longest of all the transcendental communities), is where many famous authors ofthe American ... movement in American history, the “hippie” movement ofthe sixties. In many ways ... the “hippies’” movement paralleled the transcendentalists’, and the “hippies ... Word Count: 630 | Page Count: 3
... a brief listing ofthe strengths and weaknesses ofthe Cali cartel. Cali ... the large quantities of cash it generates. Because ofthe sheer scale of ... Baja California, and parts ofthe States of Sinaloa, Sonora, Jalisco, ... Shaffer, 1990). Benjamin coordinates the activities ofthe organization through his brothers: ... brother, is now considered the leader ofthe organization. Vicente is ... the game. The Mexican cartels were just one ofthe rivals for the ... Word Count: 1344 | Page Count: 6
... just seems that way because of all the consequences that could come ... and STDs. I think the percentages for both would go ... teach them that the number of partners increases the risk of not only getting ... be educated, as well as the parents.
Another thing is ... drugs. But where is the commercial for teen pregnancy and ... kids and teens the impression that those are the only problems ... alike need to understand that.
The only prevention is education. If ... Word Count: 336 | Page Count: 2
... after 22 years of marriage since June of last year. There ... I have come to the conclusion that the computer is an escape ... there is nothing better that the spoken word - just ... retired from the military after 21 years. The Clinton drawdown ... to stay one step
ahead of them - but it is ... and
t-shirt.kinda of guy but I also ... nice restaurant. I enjoy the simple pleasures in life - ... fire with a glass of wine and just
talk. ... I do have a sense of humor - life is to ... Word Count: 507 | Page Count: 3
... of course, and the undebated right of women to
In the matter of ... health care, the opinion ofthe ... safe for the air, and encourages improving
the quality of air in ... and monuments safe for the future of our country, and keeping ... a detailed blueprint ofthe budget that the
public can easily ... opinion.
International policy opinions ofthe reform party include things such ... Word Count: 551 | Page Count: 3
Farewell To Manzanar
... to be their destiny for the rest ofthe war, and long after ... Nissei, a natural born citizen ofthe
United States. But, again this ... always eat together, but the
conditions ofthe mess halls to eat at ... to break down the structure and unity ofthe
family. The parents lost control ... over their children. The barracks ... first experience on the
outside of Manzanar had the lurking of all her fears ... Word Count: 2136 | Page Count: 8
... 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
... and opposers of execution, over the morality and
effectiveness ofthe death penalty. The supporters ... eye". Opposers ofthe
death penalty bring up the chance of sentencing the innocent and ... how the death
penalty is inhumane. The purpose of ... examine the process of
capital punishment and the moral viewpoints on the death penalty.
The ... to fly out in the middle ofthe
The gas chamber was ... Word Count: 1300 | Page Count: 7