February 2000

Porsche
Porsche
Porsche I have narrowed down my project to just Porsche vehicles. I am not going to talk about the man behind the car to much. I have found several web sites that have criteria about Porsche and their different models and their performance. I will discuss these subjects along with others. The history of Porsche will be discussed. I will also talk about some different models such as the 911 GT3. I will also discuss the GT1 and GT3 race seriesI will also discuss Porches latest press releases. His
The Seminole
The Seminole
The Seminole As the United States is a nation made up of people from many nations, so the Seminole is a tribe made up of Indians from many tribes. (Garbarino 13) The Seminole are the indigenous people living in southeastern America. They lived in what is now Georgia, Alabama, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, and Mississippi. The Seminole had a Muskogean language of the Hokan-Siouan stock. (Bookshelf) The Indian tribes found in the southeast were the Creek, Choctaw, Chickasaw,
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h Hot Essays And Papers In Mrs. Burrows� seventh grade English class, I wrote a paper entitled Women vs. Men in the Work Force. I researched for weeks and weeks to get all of the information I could on pay differences, percentages of working women and what jobs they were doing. In 1988, my paper focused on sexual discrimination and the wage difference. For example, in 1998, �women received 63% of the pay men received for the same job.� I remember finding that out and asking my dad why tha
Russian Reform and Economics The Last Quarter of the 20th Century
Russian Reform and Economics The Last Quarter of the 20th Century
Russian Reform and Economics: The Last Quarter of the 20th Century Outline Thesis: As the reformation of the USSR was becoming a reality, Russia's economy was crumbling beneath it. Russia began its economic challenge of perestroika in the 1980's. The Russian people wanted economic security and freedom, while the government was trying to obtain democracy. The previous management styles needed to be changed along with the way that most businesses in Russia operated. I. Reformation of USSR A. The
Fernando Leigh
Fernando Leigh
Fernando Leigh English Composition and Rhetoric Research Paper Technology is Changing Education The best method for improving educational standards is to utilize every tool available, including state-of-the-art technology. Computers and the Internet have expanded the way in which education can be delivered to the students of today. Todays networking technologies provide a valuable opportunity to the practice of learning techniques. Educators are discovering that computers and multi-based educa
As the United States is a nation made up of people from many nations
As the United States is a nation made up of people from many nations
As the United States is a nation made up of people from many nations, so the Seminole is a tribe made up of Indians from many tribes. (Garbarino 13) The Seminole are the indigenous people living in southeastern America. They lived in what is now Georgia, Alabama, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, and Mississippi. The Seminole had a Muskogean language of the Hokan-Siouan stock. (Bookshelf) The Indian tribes found in the southeast were the Creek, Choctaw, Chickasaw, Cherok
There are many problems facing today's society One of the problems is
There are many problems facing today's society One of the problems is
There are many problems facing today's society. One of the problems is the violent condition that surrounds the lives of children in America. We are awarded of the violence among our juveniles because we read, hear and see it. The newspapers, magazines, news media, and our neighborhoods testify the living proof of the chaos. Everyone tries to find explanations of the causes and consequences of street violence and other aspects of the turbulent lives of young people. Yet, the problem facing our
Early Civilizations
Early Civilizations
Early Civilizations Early Civilizations From 3000 BC to 1500 BC four civilizations arose that historians to this day marvel at, the Egyptians, the Sumerians, the Indus River Valley people, and the Shang dynasty in China. They all had great accomplishments in government, and religion and inventions. While they had their own different civilizations many similarities arise, such as depending on the river and their polytheistic religions. They had very isolated civilizations with the exception of th
Gloria Estefan's fame and fortune was earned She has worked hard to th
Gloria Estefan's fame and fortune was earned She has worked hard to th
Gloria Estefan's fame and fortune was earned. She has worked hard to this day, and continues to do so. Not only is she a great singer, she is a great humanitarian, helping and donating her time and money to many good causes. Life was never easy for Gloria, and this is her story, in my words. Gloria Estefan was born Gloria Maria Fajardo on September 1st, 1957 to Jose Manuel and Gloria in the town of Havana, Cuba. When she was only 17 months old, her family fled to Miami from the regime of Fidel
Tionne Tenese Watkins T-Boz
Tionne Tenese Watkins T-Boz
Tionne Tenese Watkins : T-Boz born: April 26, 1970 in Des Moines, Iowa began performing: started singing in church influences: Prince, Janet Jackson, Patti LaBelle role in TLC: main singer, business head of TLC Named one of People's '50 Most Beautiful People of 1995 Other projects: acting role as 'Tionne' in Hype Williams' 1998 film 'Belly' Started own companies: Shee Inc. and Grunge Girl Music released 'Touch Myself' - controversial song included on soundtrack Fled started a clothes li
How Does Media Today Play a Role in Stereotyping Racial Groups
How Does Media Today Play a Role in Stereotyping Racial Groups
How Does Media Today Play a Role in Stereotyping Racial Groups? By In Partial Fulfillment of the Requirements for Race Relations in America Community Studies 111 December 19, 2001 Television media still portray stereotypes of different races in today's society, leaving viewers with a pre-conceived notion of where each race falls within society. This gives viewers a negative outlook on races different from their own. Within this paper we will discuss the stereotypes portrayed within the televisio
Experiences and Writings
Experiences and Writings
Experiences and Writings English 4th Hour October 25, 2002 1 English 4th Hour October 25, 2002 Experiences and Writings What I like best is a book thats funny once in a while... What really knocks me out is a book that, when youre all done reading it, you wish the author that wrote it was a terrific friend of yours and you could call him up on the phone whenever you felt like it. That doesnt happen much, though.  Holden Caulfield, Catcher in the Rye Jerome David Salinger came into this worl
Metallica
Metallica
Metallica 1980 A young Lars Ulrich was addicted to the NWOBHM (New Wave Of British Heavy Metal), and he tried to put his own band together. At this point, his attempt failed, but he placed an ad in a magazine called Recycler, to which one James Hetfield answered. James and Lars met up to jam, but nothing became of this first meeting. Summer 81 Lars went to the UK to follow Diamond Head around for 3 months on tour. On his return he secured a deal to record a track for the Metal Blade compilation
BENEFITS OF THE NATIONAL MINIMUM WAGE
BENEFITS OF THE NATIONAL MINIMUM WAGE
BENEFITS OF THE NATIONAL MINIMUM WAGE Britains first ever National Minimum Wage (NMW) comes into force this April at a rate of 3.60 an hour for those aged 22 plus and 3.00 an hour for 18-21 year olds. According to Professor David Metcalf, writing in the February Economic Journal, the NMW will boost the pay of nearly two million employees by 30% on average. Half the people who will benefit are female, part-time workers. Metcalf estimates that the NMW will have the following impact on the dist
JFC Manufacturing Co Ltd
JFC Manufacturing Co Ltd
JFC Manufacturing Co. Ltd Submission Date 26th February 2004-02 National Certificate in Business Studies Year 2 Rotational moulders providing State of the Art Tool design and fabrication facilities transforming your ideas into Quality Plastic Products. JFC - An Introduction and Background JFC Manufacturing Co. Ltd is an Irish based company, which manufactures plastic products for agricultural, domestic and commercial use. A family-owned business, JFC Manufacturing was set up in 1987 by founder
Motivation
Motivation
Motivation MOTIVATING EMPLOYEES I believe that every person is motivated about something; the challenge is to find out how to create a work environment that enables people to express that motivation at work. So how do you motivate employees? The answer to this question seems like is would be simple but it is actually quite complex. In order for employees to become and remain self-motivated, they need to have a reason. In fact, the word motivation means having a motive or reason. In my research I
Activity Based Costing
Activity Based Costing
Activity Based Costing Abstract The dissertation discusses the ABC (Activity Based Costing) method and how it can help or influence management decisions. The method of Activity-Based Costing (ABC) was developed primarily for solving problems which emerged from traditional cost management systems. Troubleshooting in the management of companies throughout the late 70s and especially the early 80s held a constant presence. The problems generated were mainly from the traditional cost accounting sy
Stop the Hurt
Stop the Hurt
Stop the Hurt The exploitation of a child or adolescent under the age of seventeen by an adult or another child at least two years older than the victim for the purpose of the offender's own sexual gratification is defined as child sexual abuse. It is a problem that society is faced with every day. Sexual abuse of children can be physical or non-physical. Non-physical sexual abuse includes exhibitionism, voyeurism, and child pornography. Physical sexual abuse can be non-violent or violent and in
Analysis of the Constitution the United States
Analysis of the Constitution the United States
Analysis of the Constitution the United States The Constitution of the United States was essentially designed in order to better the United States government. The Preamble explains the precise purpose for why the document was created. It was formulated in Order to form a more perfect Union, establish Justice, insure domestic Tranquility, provide for the common defense, promote the general Welfare, and secure the Blessings of Liberty to ourselves and our Posterity (A-10). There are many distinc
Chapter 41 The Stormy Sixties
Chapter 41 The Stormy Sixties
Chapter 41: The Stormy Sixties ~ 1960 1968 ~ I. Kennedys New Frontier Spirit 1. In 1960, young, energetic John F. Kennedy was elected to president of the United Statesthe youngest man ever elected to that office. 2. The 1960s would bring a sexual revolution, a civil rights revolutions, the emergence of a youth culture, a devastating war in Vietnam, and the beginnings of a feminist revolution. 3. JFK delivered a stirring inaugural address, and he also assembled a very young cabinet, inc
Uzbekistan
Uzbekistan
Uzbekistan Current Political Economic Situation Political situation Uzbekistan, the most populated republic in Central Asia with almost 25 million in-habitants, became independent, after the collapse of the Soviet Union, on 31 August 1991. Its constitution, adopted in 1992, is rather liberal in its statement. It introduces a Presidential system with a Parliament (Oly Majlis/Supreme Council) elected by universal suffrage, enabling several parties to present candidates. Mr Islam Karimov, former he
History of the Dominican Republic
History of the Dominican Republic
History of the Dominican Republic Paintings by John Lewis, a locally well known Dominican painter whom Hispaniola.com commissiond to draw snapshots of the Dominican history. For at least 5,000 years before Christopher Columbus discovered America for the Europeans, the island which he called Hispaniola was inhabited by Amer-Indians. Anthropologists have traced 2 major waves of immigration, one from the West in Central America (probably Yucatan) and the second from the South, descendant of the Ara
The Texas Revolution
The Texas Revolution
The Texas Revolution Texas Revolution, a rebellion in late 1835 and early 1836 by residents of Texas, then a part of northern Mexico, against the Mexican government and military. The rebellion led to the establishment of the independent Republic of Texas. The short-lived republic was annexed by the United States as a state in 1845. These events were among the causes of the Mexican War between the United States and Mexico, after which Mexico relinquished all claims to Texas and much of the presen
Why should we save resources
Why should we save resources
Why should we save resources? Saving resources will help to decrease pressure on the natural environment, ensuring that habitats, landscapes and species are conserved. It will also delay the running out of these essential resources as well as reducing the need for transporting them. The data strongly support the hypothesis that countries with more unequal distribution of factor income redistribute more in favor of the poor - even when the analysis controls for older people's share in total popul
Criminal and Civil
Criminal and Civil
Criminal and Civil 1) Date of article and name of newspaper Woman jailed for church stabbings is found in The Herald Sun Newspaper on the 29th of January 2004. 2) Outline facts of case Susan Sewell is a 46 year old homeless woman who occasionally sleeps on the steps of the Collins Street Baptist Church On the night of August 27th 2002, a Musica Viva chamber music concert was being setup and Susan got asked to move from the church steps She did as the workers asked and left the church s
Abortion
Abortion
Abortion For every three pregnant women in America, one of them will choose to have an abortion (Dudley). Abortion is the ending of a pregnancy before birth. There two types of abortionist groups; one of the groups is Pro-Choice, meaning; they believe women should have the freedom and right to determine whether or not to have an abortion. The other group is Pro-Life, a group that includes many members that has religious roots and considers abortion an unjustifiable sin. The Pro-Life group belie
The Connection in Angina with Myocardial Infarction
The Connection in Angina with Myocardial Infarction
The Connection in Angina with Myocardial Infarction Emergency Medical MLA Formation 11 May 2004 It was just another day at work. There I was taking a patient back to his room after his physical therapy. He had complained of feeling a little full after his lunch. I helped him get back into bed and I left the room. I went back to the department to ambulate another patient. Ten minutes later an overhead page: code blue in wing two code blue in wing two My heart started racing, I could almost
1 Who was the Buddha
1 Who was the Buddha
1. Who was the Buddha? 1.1. Early Life of Luxury Siddharta Gautama, better known as the Buddha, was a prince of India who was born in Nepal and was heir to the thrown of the Sakya tribe of the Gautama clan. He was born, not for the first time, in 566BC. His first name means goal reached and was commonly known as Gautama or Sakyamuni, the wise man of the Sakya. His father was told be a sage at Sakyamunis birth the If he remains at home, the child will become a great King. If he leaves, he wi
Freak the Mighty
Freak the Mighty
Freak the Mighty Life Skills, 3rd Period February 13, 2000 Influences, regardless of its negativity or positivity, have an effect on life. The amount of effect is determined by resulting consequences, past and present situation, mood of individuals, physiological comprehension, human nature, ones possibilities, pressure of all kinds (peer, family, self), social differentiation, discriminatory behavior, and wisdom. In the movie, Max's father murdered his mother and Max now lives with his distrau
Potato Genetic Recombination
Potato Genetic Recombination
Potato Genetic Recombination Biology 6th Period February 9th, 2000 There exists a correlation between genetic recombination and potato famine. Phytophthora infestans, also called early blight, potato blight, downy mildew, and rust, began as a local disease, or fungal infestation, of wild relatives of potato and tomato in Mexico's Toluca Valley. A type of this infestation, called A1, escaped from Mexico in the 19th century and was responsible for the Irish famine of the 1840's. Through the use
Hershey Foods Corporation
Hershey Foods Corporation
Hershey Foods Corporation Hershey Foods Corporation is faced with more challenges than you might think! Its one-of-a-kind style and interesting background give it a unique outlook, compared to its unbearably generic rivals. Theres a lot more to this chocolate company than meets the eye! In the early 1900s, Milton Hershey made a huge fortune through dogged persistence and the courage to pursue a dream. Though he was modest and unassuming in appearance, Mr. Hershey was a shrewd and determined b
Mental Health Legislation
Mental Health Legislation
Mental Health Legislation In 1997 when the current Government was elected into power one of their aims was to tackle the inequalities that existed within health and social care. Since then we have seen the publication of many policy documents which planned the way forward for health care, particularly in the way that care is delivered. Modern and Dependable (DOH, 1997), set out ways for national improvement in healthcare. Modernising Mental health Services (DOH, 1998a), set out the way on which
Modeling Meiosis
Modeling Meiosis
Modeling Meiosis Biology, 6th Period February 13, 2000 Purpose: To model the process of Meiosis (Meiosis I; Prophase I, Metaphase I, Anaphase I, Telophase I, and Cytokinesis I, and Meiosis II; Prophase II, Metaphase II, Anaphase II, Telophase II, and Cytokinesis II) with use of actual material, rather than drawings, listed below. Materials: o (4) Pieces of string (1m) o (4) Pieces of string (40cm) o (4) Strips (2cm X 6cm) of paper: o (1) Light blue o (1) Dark Blue o (1) Light Green o (1) Dark Gr
Boston Bibliography
Boston Bibliography
Boston Bibliography Soc 363 Politics Governing David Campbell, Civic Education: Readying Massachusetts' Next Generation of Citizens (Boston: Pioneer Institute for Public Policy Research, 2001). Charles C. Euchner, Missing Pieces: High Costs and Tough Choices Imperil 'Smart Growth' Answers to the Region's Transportation, Housing and Environment Puzzles The Boston Globe (February 12, 2002). Charles C. Euchner, editor, Governing Greater Boston: The Politics and Policy of Place (Cambridge: Rappaport
Senior Privileges Open Campus
Senior Privileges Open Campus
Senior Privileges: Open Campus Hum 102-005 An open campus is defined as, a privilege granted to leave school grounds during their unscheduled time. (Upper Merion High School) The goal of this is to give students the opportunity to develop personal responsibility with their extra time during school hours; however, only students which meet the administering schools requirements are given this privilege. The idea of an open campus often sparks debates between students, parents and school administ
The Ontology of Gay and Queer
The Ontology of Gay and Queer
The Ontology of Gay and Queer Homosexuality: History, Politics, Ethics April /2001 Table of Contents Introduction.. p. 2-4 Definitions and Genealogy of Homosexuality p. 5- Genealogy of Ontology. p. Coming Out of the Closet: Conversion and Inaugeration or Integration.. p. Genetic Ontology, Social Artifice and Orientations... p. Conclusion: The Sexual Tower of Babel and Politics of Ontology. p. -Introduction- In recent years, the gay commu
The Stolen Generation
The Stolen Generation
The Stolen Generation By order of the Aborigines Protection Board many aboriginal children were taken from their families and put into board controlled homes, religious and state homes. They have since been called the stolen generation. In NSW, Aborigines Protection Board records show that 1600 Aborigine children were placed in Board controlled homes between 1916 and 1938[1]. From these statistics we know that this practice was common and the white Australians tried to justify it with all so
The Offspring
The Offspring
The Offspring The Offspring are credited with leading the charge of punk-influenced music into the mainstream during the mid-'90s. Their 1994 album Smash, along with Green Day's Dookie, and others, established a now-thriving pop/punk genre, to the chagrin of punk purists. Formed in 1984 by singer/guitarist Dexter Holland and bassist Greg K, the band went by the name Manic Subsidal at first. Holland and Greg K were joined by fellow Orange County scenesters Noodles Wasserman on guitar and Ron Welt
Gay Marriage
Gay Marriage
Gay Marriage February 17, 2004 Writing Assignment 2 I dont believe gays should be allowed to marry. As a catholic, I dont think it is natural or normal for people of the same sex to get married. I believe that gay getting married goes against everything in the bible and should not be allowed. I believe in the constitutional right of equality for all, but I dont believe that they are really enforced in this country. I dont think this issue really is about racism or equal rights because anybod
Tattooing
Tattooing
Tattooing En. 1301.203 10 August 2004 Tattooing is a very interesting work of art that is surrounded by controversy, because there are so many stereotypes, risks, and fashions that go along with it. Even though this art form has many risks involved, there are many people in this world who feel that they have to live life on the edge and they will do anything for a rush. Tattooing to some people fulfills this rush no matter the outcome they might see from it. Just to know that this form of art st
GDP
GDP
GDP Measuring the UK's economic activity Gross Domestic Product (GDP) is an integral part of the UK national accounts and provides a measure of the total economic activity in a region. GDP is often referred to as one of the main 'summary indicators' of economic activity and references to 'growth in the economy' are quoting the growth in GDP during the latest quarter. In the UK three different theoretical approaches are used in the estimation of one GDP estimate. GDP from the output or production
Illegal Immigration The Oncoming Flood
Illegal Immigration The Oncoming Flood
Illegal Immigration: The Oncoming Flood Immigrants are to hordes what sheep are to flocks, or lions to prides. They swarm rather than arrive, their faceless uniformity evoking the insect world and its ceaseless, relentless capacity to reproduce. Over the years many things have been done to try to stop the incoming flow of illegal immigration coming over the western border, but most everything has failed which leads to the millions of Mexican immigrants living illegally in the United States. Mi
Cooperation between Russia and NATO
Cooperation between Russia and NATO
Cooperation between Russia and NATO. Overview of NATO- Russia relations. Since the end of the Cold War, NATO has attached particular importance to the development of constructive and cooperative relations with Russia . Over the past ten years, NATO and Russia have succeeded in achieving substantial progress in developing a genuine partnership and overcoming the vestiges of earlier confrontation and competition in order to strengthen mutual trust and cooperation. Since 1991, the Alliance and Russ
Mental Health
Mental Health
Mental Health Introduction Definition of Problem Description of Preliminary Data Gathering, Collection, or Resource The Research Design Data Analysis and Interpretation Conclusion Slide 1 The mental health and substance abuse fields have had a growing awareness of the prevalence of co-occurring disorders and the challenges presented by this population. The lack of success within traditional treatment settings for individuals with co-occurring disorders is well documented. Estimates suggest that
Euthanasia
Euthanasia
Euthanasia 1. Definitions of Euthanasia and Physician-Assisted Suicide a. The terms physician-assisted suicide and euthanasia are often used interchangeably. However, the distinctions are significant. b. Physician-assisted suicide involves a medical doctor who intentionally provides a patient with the means to kill him or herself, usually by an overdose of prescription medication. c. Assisted suicide involves a layperson providing the patient with the deadly means for suicide. d. Euthanasia invo
Carnivalesque Resistance to Global Spectacle A Critical Postmodern The
Carnivalesque Resistance to Global Spectacle A Critical Postmodern The
Carnivalesque Resistance to Global Spectacle: A Critical Postmodern Theory of Public Administration April 12, 2001; Revised April 30, 2001 Pre-publication draft of article published in: Administrative Theory Praxis, Vol 23 (3): 431-458. Abstract I propose a critical postmodern application of Debords Spectacle and the carnivalesque of Bakhtin to the theatrics I see happening in city streets, on college campuses, and Internet resisting the new globalized economy. In the past decade pubic administ
Storm Water Runoff and the Chesapeake Bay Biology 181
Storm Water Runoff and the Chesapeake Bay Biology 181
Storm Water Runoff and the Chesapeake Bay Biology 181 Historical Background The Chesapeake Bay was the home for our first settlements, and today is the source for much of the oysters, crabs, clams and other seafoods for the Atlantic Coast. The Chesapeake Bay is the largest estuary in the United States, and the largest on this entire continent! Being an estuary is that tidal area where ocean water and fresh water and their inhabitants mingle and coexist. In reality the Bay is the heart of a beau
AbortionWhat It Really Is and My View On It
AbortionWhat It Really Is and My View On It
AbortionWhat It Really Is and My View On It 111 pd 8 February 20, 2004 Abortion Research Paper Health III Throughout the history of this nation, women have continued to gain benefits that they previously had not received. In the 1920s, women were given the right to vote, and with this, women found that their voice was to be heard. As the nation progressed, both in its mentality and infrastructure, women were allowed to do much more, breaking many stereotypes, and even challenging and then chang
Adoption Project
Adoption Project
Adoption Project Agency Basics: Name: Friends of Hope Location: Clearwater, FL Ownership: Privately owned by the six founders Services: Private adoptions of children with a specialty in frozen embryo adoption- within the US only Also offer crisis counseling (for women who are considering giving up their children for adoption.) Employees: 6 Founders - consisting of two lawyers and four with social work backgrounds 2 Agency Counselors Each went through giving up their kids for adoption a
The Death Penalty Too much room for error
The Death Penalty Too much room for error
The Death Penalty: Too much room for error! Thesis Statement The death penalty should be abolished from the United States. I. The death penalty is not an effective deterrent for monstrous crimes. A. Scientific studies have consistently failed to find convincing evidence that the death penalty deters crime more effectively than other punishment (Amnesty) B. A New York Times survey, released in September 2000, found that during the last 20 years, the homicide rate in the states with the death p