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1507 days

 Date: 10/03/15 08:45   in : Poetry 

An Irish Airman Foresees His Death The idea of war brings to mind a noble cause, or a love of country. This is not so in the poem “An Irish Airman Foresees His Death.” William Butler Yeats uses the speaker of this poem to convey the theme: even in the face of death, joy can be found. T...

 

1501 days

 Date: 10/10/15 00:57   in : Poetry 

Walt Witman Walt Whitman as the American Conscience of the 19th Century Walt Whitman is a man of character and prestige. He is someone that can be looked back on, and seen as the American Conscience of the 19th Century. Whitman is known worldwide and his works are major literary piec...

 

1501 days

 Date: 10/09/15 02:05   in : Sports_&_Recreation 

1994 Baseball Strike On August 12, 1994 professional baseball players went on strike for the eighth time in the sports’ history. Since 1972, negotiations between the union and owners over contract terms has led to major economic problems and the absence of a World Series in 1994. All is...

 

1515 days

 Date: 09/25/15 04:17   in : Philosophy 

Kants Theory Of Morality Kant’s moral theories focused much more on that of reason and less on emotion…in fact he completely denied the role of emotion in ethics. The basis of Kant’s theories of morals and ethics lies on the categorical imperative. The categorical imperative divides int...

 

1502 days

 Date: 10/08/15 07:16   in : Technology 

Enterprise Computing Enterprise Resource Planning – An Overview . . . 3 ERP Vendor Selection . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6 ERP Providers and Products . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11 Pros and Cons of ERP Systems . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14 Companies With ERP Syste...

 

1504 days

 Date: 10/06/15 04:01   in : Social_Issues 

A McDonald’s Ethnography McDonald’s, home of the “Golden Arches”. At first glance, it’s just another one of the many fast food restaurants that clutter our highways. But, a closer look at the legendary fast food chain will yield so much more than a typical eatery. There aren’t too man...

 

1505 days

 Date: 10/05/15 14:06   in : Poetry 

Paving The Way Of The World The speaker in William Wordsworth’s poem “ The World Is Too Much with US ” is a man who is not pleased with the way people take advantage of the world. He claims that we are too wrapped up in material things that we can not see the natural beauty of the world. ...

 

1517 days

 Date: 09/23/15 22:51   in : Social_Issues 

Sex In Advertising Sex sells. A truth known in advertising, this famous cliché has become the core of most American advertising tactics. In everyday life, the average buyer is subjected to thousands of ads each day, many of which contain sexual imagery. Flipping through a 200-page Abercro...

 

1511 days

 Date: 09/29/15 23:49   in : Psychology 

Homogeneous Grouping Is homogeneous grouping or heterogeneous grouping best for Wynne Harlen of the SCRE Center reviewed research on the effects of grouping pupils and found much ambiguity. In this article he states that research can produce enough evidence to support both types of ...

 

1508 days

 Date: 10/02/15 23:28   in : Philosophy 

The Apology: A Man Who Really Fights For Justice Must Lead A Private, Not A Public Life “A man who really fights for justice must lead a private, not a public life” The first thing that this paper will do is to provide an outline for the argument in the Apology in which Socrates conclude...

 

1508 days

 Date: 10/02/15 12:01   in : Philosophy 

Thucydides- Human Nature Thucydides’ history teaches us that human nature does not change, but may be overcome with reason. He proves the statement history is doomed to repeat itself true. He presents his thoughts of human nature throughout his account of the Peloponnesian War, many of ...

 

1508 days

 Date: 10/02/15 21:26   in : Sociology 

Picturing Society In the article, Family Photograph Appreciation, Richard Chalfen discusses a teenage view of the relation between family snapshots and home videos. He first explains the value of personal photos using an example of natural or humanly coerced disasters and the m...

 

1506 days

 Date: 10/04/15 21:45   in : Political_Science 

The Day We Shot Down The U-2 This author Sergei Khrushchev gives us a glimpse into the events surrounding the "secret" U-2 flights that the U.S. was conducting. In the 1950's the Cold War was going strong between the United States and the Soviet Union. This led to a lot of tension betw...

 

1499 days

 Date: 10/11/15 09:50   in : Legal_Issues 

Persuasive This study was conducted in order to analyze the correctional facility programs aimed towards offenders with I.Q. levels below 70. One of it’s purposes in this study is to determine whether or not correctional facilities can distinguish between mentally ill and mentally retard...

 

1516 days

 Date: 09/24/15 11:03   in : Social_Issues 

Marijuana: The Facts And The Media Coverage A Research of the Media Coverage of the War on Drugs: Marijuana: The Facts and the Media Coverage The “war on drugs” was announced by President Nixon in 1971. The media has been there since the very beginning: covering this so called war...

 

1503 days

 Date: 10/07/15 13:22   in : Marketing 

Analyzing Web Sites This paper examines in detail the company web site of Smith and Jones and the many parts that comprise it. Smith and Jones is a local advertising agency that is based in Troy, NY. Its work typically involves the development and implementation of effective marketing ...

 

1511 days

 Date: 09/29/15 07:31   in : Political_Science 

Gunshot Wounds The following research paper is on gunshot wounds. One of the major topics that will be discussed in this paper is the velocity of the bullet when it enters the body. Handgun bullets have low velocity and low energy, while rifle bullets are high in both velocity and energ...

 

1513 days

 Date: 09/27/15 11:47   in : Legal_Issues 

Constitutional Law Issues In chapter one, the introduction, it gives the reader some background knowledge of the constitution. In this chapter it breaks down the constitution by explaining the articles. For example: Article 1, the legislative power obtained by Congress, Article 2, the exe...

 

1507 days

 Date: 10/03/15 16:01   in : Religion 

Problem Of Evil Evil is everywhere. Everywhere we go, everywhere we look, we are faced with evil in a variety of forms. Not only do we see it with our own eyes we especially see it when we are walking in the streets of our city or our campus, but also television, radio and the newspaper...

 

1502 days

 Date: 10/08/15 15:37   in : Sports_&_Recreation 

Run Vs. Pass Throughout the NFL there are three main styles of play in football. That is to say that there is the West Coast Passing, ground controlled running attack, the vertical passing game, and the much more balanced style of play. All three having their pros and cons to them. Wit...

 

1498 days

 Date: 10/12/15 18:01   in : Science 

Rate of Osmosis on Potato Chips We have been asked to investigate the effect of osmosis on potato chips. Osmosis is the diffusion of water from a lower concentration of solute to a higher concentration of solute, through a membrane. I have chosen to investigate the effect of the water ...

 

1501 days

 Date: 10/09/15 03:20   in : Philosophy 

Book III In Book III, Aristotle gives an account of what a voluntary action is. Which is an action that a person can be held accountable or responsible for. In this essay I will explain what Aristotle means in saying that an action can be voluntary without being chosen, the difference b...

 

1513 days

 Date: 09/27/15 11:42   in : Religion 

Thomas Shepard Many people spend their lives searching for answers to their problems or past misfortunes, answers that most people will never find. Seeking out truth is no easy task, especially when you don’t know where to start looking. People die every day, and their loved ones are left...

 

1512 days

 Date: 09/28/15 14:42   in : Miscellaneous 

Video Game Killers In John Leo’s essay “When Life Imitates Video,” he describes how violent video games affect children’s views on killing. Leo also points out how these types of games desensitize children and make it easier for them to kill. According to John Leo, “We are now a ...

 

1502 days

 Date: 10/08/15 15:54   in : Religion 

Zen Buddhism Throughout the early years in many East Asian countries, there were many people who were looking for answers to this world’s, and otherworldly, questions. When Gotama became enlightened, and began preaching the practices of Buddhism, it came at such a time when the Han dynas...