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Hiding Behind a Computer
Hiding Behind a Computer
Hiding Behind a Computer Hiding behind a Computer Are computers and the Internet redefining human identity as people explore the boundaries of their personalities, adopt multiple selves, and form online relationships that can be more intense than real ones? Is the World Wide Web redefining our sense of community and where we find our peers? The answer is simple. An individual should not use a false identity to produce a life on the Internet. They should also avoid using an online life to influen
Rich Fitzer
Rich Fitzer
Rich Fitzer English 1803-060 December 7, 1998 How to Buy a Used Car Within the next year I will probably be buying a used car. In writing this paper, I wanted to learn as much as I could about the process of purchasing a used car so that I will be able to get the best possible vehicle. Less than a month ago my mom bought the car of her dreams, a convertible. She was able to afford this normally expensive car because she bought it used. A year before that my dad was able to afford a high-end luxu
Twelfth Night - Character study :Malvolio
Twelfth Night - Character study :Malvolio
Twelfth Night - Character study :Malvolio Character study: Malovlio: Did he deserve the punishment that he received? The character Malvolio (meaning literally I mean ill will) is immediately affected by the implications of his name. His personage is implied directly to be one of negative and somewhat disagreeable nature, which is continued and supported throughout the play, leading to his downfall and mockery which both initially seem to be thoroughly deserved, due to his numerous defects of per
Investigation Techniques of A Homicide
Investigation Techniques of A Homicide
Investigation Techniques of A Homicide The O. J. Simpson double murder trial is perhaps the most publicized case this decade. However, before the police can arrest Simpson and prosecute him, they must investigate. The investigation techniques LAPD used are used all over the world. CRIME SCENE Patrol officers received a disturbance call at Nicole Simpson's residence. They arrived on scene and discovered two bodies. They looked around to see if the suspect is anywhere around then they checked to d
Odyssey
Odyssey
Odyssey Odyssey: Master of many exploits (387), and The master improviser (395). These all have to do with how ingenious Odysseus is when he needs something. -=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=- [Category]: Book Reports [Paper Title]: Odyssey [Text]: Master of many exploits (387), and The master improviser (395). These all have to do with how ingenious Odysseus is when he needs something. All he does is tell some outrageous stories and he can get out of any
Terrorism As An International Phenomenon
Terrorism As An International Phenomenon
Word Count: 2907 Terrorism as an International Phenomenon International terrorism, intelligence gathering and covert operations are all phenomenon, which intrigue the minds of many people both young and old. This paper is a historical recount and study on the various elements that comprise an international operation. It is also a vehicle for discussing the effects of intelligence agencies around the world, with particular interest in the CIA, Mossad, and KGB. This paper will show the various res
LAWYER
LAWYER
LAWYER Today, more than ever before, the legal profession offers a unique opportunity for the dedicated individual to make a significant contribution to society. Opportunities exist in the legal profession for rewarding service to individuals and society. WHAT IS LAW? The main functions of modern law include: maintaining peace; influencing and enforcing standards of conduct; maintaining the status quo; facilitating orderly change; providing for maximum individual self-assertion; promoting justic
Adolf Hitler
Adolf Hitler
Adolf Hitler Adolf Hitler The seeds of Hitler's rise to power were planted following the outcome of the First World War. With Germany's defeat, many German men returned to Germany feeling betrayed by their country and government. Among them was Adolf Hitler, a young Austrian Corporal who had fought bravely for Germany. When the World War broke out, Hitler was very happy. The War had been a blessing to the young Hitler, who had been unsuccessful in civilian life. When Germany was defeated, Hitler
Social And Political Reactions To Polygamy
Social And Political Reactions To Polygamy
Social And Political Reactions To Polygamy “We are a peculiar people,” Elder Bruce R. McConkie once said (McConkie 25). The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is one of a few “odd” Christian religions. Many of its practices have created much persecution and political reaction, polygamy being one of these. It created much social and political persecution of the Mormons. Most of this persecution had come from anti-polygamist Christians. This is ironic because the anti-polygamists believed
America's military
America's military
America's military For decades, America’s military, and it’s citizens, have been grappling with a very important decision: should women be allowed to serve in combat? This issue has been in the media since I was in elementary school, and so far there is no end in sight. Although there are many advocators for allowing women to fight in the military conflicts, such as liberal feminists and equal rights activists, there is a great number of people, including military and government figureheads, who
Falling
Falling
Falling: Falling is a book that contains many complex scenarios and interpersonal relationships. The plot is set on the strong bonds between characters due to shared opinions and emotions. -=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=- * © Copyright DueNow.com Inc. * [Category]: Book Reports [Paper Title]: Falling [Text]: Falling ANNE PROVOOST “He’s a skinhead, a second one added. I knew they wouldn’t talk to me any more, only about me”(p111) Falling is a book that c
Jean Watson theory
Jean Watson theory
Jean Watson theory Analysis and Evaluation of Jean Watson\'s Theory of Caring Since its establishment as a profession more than a century ago, Nursing has been a source for numerous debates related to its course, methods and development of nursing knowledge. Many nursing definitions and theories have evolved over time. Furthermore it is in a constant process of been redefined. The purpose of this paper is an overview of Jean Watson\'s Theory of Caring. This theory can be taken into account as on
Analysis
Analysis
Analysis Background of the company: The company that I will be creating a system for is Al-Hidaayah bookstore. The company is part owned by three brothers; they originally set the shop up a mile down the road but circumstances changed so they moved further up. They are well established amongst the Muslim community and offer a great deal of help to the community as well as running the shop. They are based in Birmingham on Coventry road, B10. The ground floor of the shop is designed as a retail ou
Ethics in Business
Ethics in Business
Ethics in Business From a business perspective, working under government contracts can be a very lucrative proposition. In general, a stream of orders keep coming in, revenue increases and the company grows in the aggregate. The obvious downfalls to working in this manner is both higher quality expected as well as the extensive research and documentation required for government contracts. If a part fails to perform correctly it can cause minor glitches as well as problems that can carry serious
The Jungle By Upton Sinclair
The Jungle By Upton Sinclair
The Jungle By Upton Sinclair There are many characters in The Jungle. These characters vary widely in their professions, social status, and economic status. The main character in the novel is a Lithuanian named Jurgis Rudkus. His wife is Ona Lukoszaite, also a Lithuanian. Their son is named Antanas. Mike Scully is a powerful political leader in Packingtown. Phil Connor is a foreman in Packingtown, “politically connected” (through Scully), and a man who causes much trouble for Jurgis. Jack Duane
creation of a monster
creation of a monster
creation of a monster Fantasy's integral role in the creation of a monster In the past decade, the elusive creature known as the serial killer has captured the attention of American culture. With the popular press churning out dozens of books and movies centered around the serial killer each year, the term has almost become a catch-phrase, replacing earlier terms such as 'homicidal maniac.' Fiction writers and the movie industry use 'serial killer' in a much more casual manner than can be allowe
Terrorism As An International Phenomenon
Terrorism As An International Phenomenon
Terrorism As An International Phenomenon Terrorism as an International Phenomenon International terrorism, intelligence gathering and covert operations are all phenomenon, which intrigue the minds of many people both young and old. This paper is a historical recount and study on the various elements that comprise an international operation. It is also a vehicle for discussing the effects of intelligence agencies around the world, with particular interest in the CIA, Mossad, and KGB. This paper w
The History Of The Internet
The History Of The Internet
The History Of The Internet The internet has come a very long way in the past 50 years. New inovations such as integrated software and hardware has changed the way that poeple view and obtain information today. The internet is a global computer network connecting millions and millions of users throughout the world. It is a network connecting many computer networks and is based on a common addressing system and communications protocol. It has become one of the fastest growing forms of communicati
Jury Nullification and Its Effects on Black Americ
Jury Nullification and Its Effects on Black Americ
Jury Nullification and Its Effects on Black America It is obvious that significant improvements have been made in the way that the criminal justice system deals with Blacks during the history of the United States. Blacks have not always been afforded a right to trial, not to mention a fair one. Additionally, for years, Blacks were unable to serve on juries, clearly affecting the way both Blacks and whites were tried. Much of this improvement has been achieved through various court decisions, and
Of Mice and men
Of Mice and men
Of Mice and men Sow how the personalities of the principle characters have affected their relationships and the power they have been able to exert in those relationships. In society, the identity/personality of people often affects their relationships and the power they have within those relationships. The issue of power varies considerably in law and moral values, and the amount of power obtained varies in accordance to the position of whom in the relationship it is held by. It is then dependen
The Human Genome Project
The Human Genome Project
The Human Genome Project The Human Genome Project The Human Genome Project is a worldwide research effort with the goal of analyzing the structure of human DNA and determining the location of the estimated 100,000 human genes. The DNA of a set of model organisms will be studied to provide the information necessary for understanding the functioning of the human genome. The information gathered by the human genome project is expected to be the source book for biomedical science in the twenty-firs
Captain Swing
Captain Swing
Captain Swing Hobsbawm, E. J. and Rude, George (1975) Captain Swing. New York, NY: W.W. Norton and Company, Inc., 384 pp. Captain Swing is an enjoyable collaboration between E. J. Hobsbawm and George Rude that depicts the social history of the English agricultural wage-laborers’ uprising of 1830. According to Hobsbawm and Rude, historiography of the laborers’ rising of 1830 is negligible. Most of what is known by the general public comes from J. L. And Barbara Hammond’s The Village Laborer publi
The Moon
The Moon
The Moon The Moon is Down Chapter One: Here we learn that a small town has been taken over by one of the many Nazi groups during World War Two. Mr. Corell “ The town good guy”, the way I view it, sent the town postmen and policemen on a boating trip, keeping them from the invasion (we learn later that “The town good guy” is really a back-stabber later in the book). After the invasion, the Nazis request a meeting with the town’s Mayor, Mayor Orden. Joseph and Doctor Winter, two of Mayor Orden’s c
Le Voyage Fantastique
Le Voyage Fantastique
Le Voyage Fantastique LE VOYAGE FANTASTIQUE Travail présenté à Mme Lyse Savard dans le cadre du cours Français 130-130 par Guillaume Delisle gr. 56 École secondaire de Rochebelle Programme d’éducation internationale 7 mars 1999 Quel merveilleux livre qu’est Le Voyage Fantastique écrit par Isaac Asimov. L’histoire se situe, en majeure partie, dans le corps de Jan Benes. Benes est le seul savant à avoir trouvé comment faire durer indéfiniment la miniaturisation. Sauf qu’une intempérie d’une enverg
The Gambia
The Gambia
The Gambia The Gambia, translated from the French La Gambia was first colonized by Portugal in 1445 on what was later named St. Mary’s Island. Subsequently, the area was visited by France and later, Britain who began to build strong trading posts along it’s western shores. In the 1700’s The Gambia was proclaimed to be part of Britain. By 1969 The Gambia became a republic within the British commonwealth of nations. In 1982 it was declared a republic in what was later declared the Senegambian conf
Dust in the Great Gatsby
Dust in the Great Gatsby
Dust in the Great Gatsby Dust in The Great Gatsby In the novel The Great Gatsby, F. Scott Fitzgerald incorporates many different themes, but the most prevalent message is that of the impossibility of the American Dream. Fitzgerald writes of two types of people: those who appear to have the ideal life and those who are still trying to achieve their dreams. Tom and Daisy are two characters who seem to have it all: a nice house, a loving spouse, a beautiful child, and plenty of money (Fitzgerald 6;
Their Eyes Were watching God
Their Eyes Were watching God
Their Eyes Were watching God Their Eyes Were Watching God Three Marriages, Three Lessons In the beginning of Zora Neale Hurston’s book, Their Eye Were Watching God, Janie had an adolescent view on love until she learns many lessons through her three marriages. She learned from her marriage to Logan Killicks that she could not learn to love someone. After her marriage to Jody Starks, Janie realized that equality is important within a marriage. When Janie married Tea Cake, she realized true love c
Another Cyrano De Bergerac
Another Cyrano De Bergerac
Another Cyrano De Bergerac Every generation has its own heroes that display, what they believe to be, ideal characteristics. While each is different in their own way, many of these role models share similar qualities. Most tend to have courage, strength, compassion, or another respected trait, but this is not necessarily why they win the adoration of their followers. Cyrano De Bergerac is a perfect example of how many protagonists win our allegiance because his sensibilities will not be denied,
A Raisin In The Sun
A Raisin In The Sun
A Raisin In The Sun A Raisin In the Sun Staci King Lorraine Hansberry A-2 PCP Penguin Books 10-29-99 1988 Rpt. 2 A Raisin In the Sun is a drama play that takes place “sometime between World War II and the present.” The family lived in Chicago’s Southside. The town was very “dusky” and as each day passed the nights got colder. The Younger family lived in a small old apartment with only two small rooms. The little one had to sleep on the couch every night. The house needed a great amount of fixing
Yet Another Romeo and Juliet
Yet Another Romeo and Juliet
Yet Another Romeo and Juliet Romeo and Juliet is one of Shakespeare's plays about tragedy. It is about two lovers who commit suicide when their feuding famillies prevent them from being together. The play has many characters, each with its own role in keeping the plot line. Some characters have very little to do with the plot but some have the plot revolving around them. Friar Lawrence does not have very much time on stage but the time he does have is crucial to the plot line. Through his words
Scarlett
Scarlett
Scarlett Scarlett by Alexandra Ripley Scarlett is about a southern woman who had survived the Civil War, had been widowed twice with two children. She got married again to Rhett Butler, and they had a daughter who was killed when she fell off a horse. Since the death of the child, her husband did not want anything to do with Scarlett. Rhett gave Scarlett all the money she needed, but she wanted him. Heartbroken, she went to Ireland where her father came from. She did not tell anyone in America t
Civil War
Civil War
Civil War Civil War IN THIS meeting of the Southern Historical Association great emphasis has been placed upon a re-examination of numerous phases of our history relating to the Civil War. While several papers have dealt with certain forces which helped bring about the Civil War, none has attempted a general synthesis of causes. This synthesis has been the task assumed by the retiring president of the Association. Before attempting to say what were the causes of the American Civil War, first let
Huck Finn Superstition
Huck Finn Superstition
Huck Finn Superstition Mark Twain saturates the novel The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn with many examples of superstition and myths. These aspects of the novel help the story progress, they provide entertainment and help the story identify with the time. The most important reason for the superstition and the rituals that come along with them are they are one of the main reasons for the adventure in the first place. There are many examples throught the story of the superstition from the spider
Theme - Animal Farm
Theme - Animal Farm
Theme - Animal Farm Theme Analysis The theme of Animal Farm is not difficult to understand. Orwell intended to criticize the communist regime he saw sweeping through Russia and spreading to Europe and even the United States. Though he agreed with many Marxist principles, Orwell was unable to accept the communist interpretation of socialism because he saw many similarities between the communist governments and the previous czarist regimes in old Russia. Communism, he thought, was inherently hypoc
Boys And Girls
Boys And Girls
Boys And Girls A Comprehensive Summary of Alice Munros Boys and Girls Alice Munros Boys and Girls is a story about a girl that struggles against societys ideas of how a girl should be, only to find her trapped in the ways of the world. The story starts out on a farm in the 1940s. The narrator is a woman who is telling the first person point of view of when she was a girl. The girls father was a fox farmer. He was a hard working, quiet man and the girl really respected him. Every winter
The DaVinci Crock
The DaVinci Crock
The DaVinci Crock Before I even begin to deconstruct Dan Brown\'s DaVinci Code, I think it is very appropriate to explain my perspective. I attended Catholic schooling for my first nine years of education. The school I attended taught the Catholic faith in a very conservative and orthodox manner. I still do practice the Catholic faith, but at the current time, I am very impressionable with it comes to my faith and beliefs. My first impression after reading The DaVinci Code was that Brown is very
Career Paper
Career Paper
Career Paper •Aspiring actors face frequent rejections in auditions and long periods of unemployment; competition for roles is often intense. •While formal training is helpful, experience and talent are more important for success in this field. •Because of erratic employment, earnings for actors are relatively low. Nature of the Work Although most people associate actors, directors, and producers with the screens of Hollywood or stages of Broadway, these workers are more likely to be found in a
The Chrysalids
The Chrysalids
The Chrysalids Sponsored listings from FratFiles.com 1. The Chrysalids 2. The Chrysalids 3. The Chrysalids 4. Chysalids Compared To By The Waters Of Babylon 5. King Henry Iv And Joseph Strorm: Archtypical Fathers Sponsored listings from FratFiles.com The Chrysalids by towlieforever April 3, 2005 Category: Book Reports Words: 366 | Pages: 2 Views: 515 Popularity Rank: 2,217 Average Member Grade: N/A Add a Comment / Grade this Paper Report this Paper Printable Version (formatted) Save to My Folder
Firewalkers: A Book Review
Firewalkers: A Book Review
Firewalkers: A Book Review CHAPTER I A. INTRODUCTION Philippines, being an archipelago is a home to numerous folks and cultures, each different from the other, separated by bodies of water, language and beliefs. The fact that we, Filipinos have been under the ---- of different countries, our ancestors have had their share of the stories. Today, during our modern times, such stories are now considered a mere folklore. In this book "The Firewalkers", the first chapter presents us with a character,
Violence In Work
Violence In Work
Violence In Work Violence in the United States has reached epidemic proportions (Mason 1). Increasingly, violent behavior is being observed in the American workplace (McCune 52). This research examines the phenomenon of work-related violence. An overview of the problem is followed by a discussion of possible explanations for such behavior. The increase in the incidence of work-related violence in the United States is characterized by behaviors that range from telephonic threats to murder (Filipc
Changes to the Bill of Rights
Changes to the Bill of Rights
Changes to the Bill of Rights How many rights do you have? You should check, because it might not be as many today as it was a few years ago, or even a few months ago. Some people I talk to are not concerned that police will execute a search warrant without knocking or that they set up roadblocks and stop and interrogate innocent citizens. They do not regard these as great infringements on their rights. But when you put current events together, there is information that may be surprising to peop
Secrets of bush
Secrets of bush
Secrets of bush A thorough scientific analysis of the swirl of events, people, nations, motivations, propaganda, personalities and histories involved in this current moment in history, leads to only one conclusion - That clandestine forces aligned with George Bush Sr. are planning to attack the US population, blame it on Islamic terrorists and use the attacks as a pretext for a total clamp-down on dissent, basic civil liberties, normal democratic processes and In the confusion that will follow t
Of Mice And Men - Theme
Of Mice And Men - Theme
Of Mice And Men - Theme Loneliness quot;A guy needs somebody--to be near him. A guy goes nuts if he ain\'t got nobody. Don\'t make no difference who the guy is, long\'s he\'s with you. I tell ya, I tell ya a guy gets too lonely an\' he gets sick. quot; (Steinbeck 72-3). Being alone is one of the worst things I can possible think of. One of the themes in the book Of Mice and Men exemplifies this as the quote describes. Crooks, and the black stable buck, say this quote. He describes to Lennie the
John D. Rockefeller
John D. Rockefeller
John D. Rockefeller John Davison Rockefeller (July 8, 1839 - May 23, 1937) was the guiding force behind the creation and development of the Standard Oil Company, which grew to dominate the oil industry and became one of the first big trusts in the United States, thus engendering much controversy and opposition regarding its business practices and form of organization. Rockefeller also was one of the first major philanthropists in the U.S., establishing several important foundations and donating
Solidarity: The Movement And Its Causes
Solidarity: The Movement And Its Causes
Solidarity: The Movement And Its Causes The Solidarity movement in Poland was one of the most dramatic developments in Eastern Europe during the Cold War. It was not a movement that began in 1980, but rather a continuation of a working class and Polish intelligentsia movement that began in 1956, and continued in two other risings, in 1970 and 1976. The most significant of these risings began in the shipyards of the \'Triple City\', Gdansk, Sopot and Gdynia in 1970. The first and by far the most
Early America
Early America
Early America Everyone always talks about the early America, how it started the thinking of people today. Throughout this report you will understand more about early America. People always say America is a land of beginnings, well after Europeans discovered America, the New World became peoples hope for a new life. They tried to escape from poverty and just to start over. So we know that America started with hope but does the American writers? In order for something to begin there needs to have
Are UFOs For Real?
Are UFOs For Real?
Are UFOs For Real? "Base Radar at the army\'s 509th airfield outside the town of Roswell had been tracking strange blips all night on July 1, 1947... The blips would appear on one corner of the screen and dart across at seemingly impossible speeds for aircraft...Throughout that night and the following day, Army Intelligence stayed on high alert because something strange was going on out there...the Willmonts watched in awe as a bright oval object streaked over there house and headed into the nor
Our Kinds of People
Our Kinds of People
Our Kinds of People Cultural capital is specialized knowledge. They are symbols that you are given access to because of your upper class status. The children\'s club Jack and Jill is full of these symbols. It is believed that the original Jack and Jill nursery rhyme was French and written about the beheadings of King Louis XVI and his bride Queen Marie Antoinette. The lyrics were changed to make the song more appealing to children. It later became a tale of sacrifice. In Our Kinds of People the
Parkinsons Disease Essay
Parkinsons Disease Essay
Parkinsons Disease Essay NEW ZEALAND By Andy Burford The country that I am doing for my report is New Zealand. New Zealand is made up of two Islands. The north and the south islands. It is located in the south pacific by Australia. The first people to settle New Zealand came over from east Polynesia by canoe during the 10th century. These people were called the Maori. According to a Maori legend, a man may have arrived in New Zealand during about 950 ad, but this can not be proven. The Maori peo
The Movement of Womens Rights
The Movement of Womens Rights
The Movement of Womens Rights "Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world. Indeed, it\'s the only thing that ever has." That was Margaret Mead\'s conclusion after a lifetime of observing very diverse cultures around the world. Her insight has been borne out time and again throughout the development of this country of ours. Being allowed to live life in an atmosphere of religious freedom, having a voice in the government you support with your taxes, livi