• Asia Pop Plan India Tobacco
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    Right now there is a major problem involving the population of South Asia. In India's best years just about half of the population was properly fed because the population was so enormous. Not to add that the foods they get are fruits, vegetables, and rice. This is not a way to live. Also AIDS is a pretty big problem in India. It is estimated that one in five adults will have been diagnosed with the AIDS virus by the year 2003. Because prostitution is legal in parts if India the AIDS virus can s...
  • Abstinence Sex Children Sexual
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    Abstinence is the Only Thing that can Work Sex outside marriage is at best, wrong; at worst deadly. Today? s children are basing their decisions about sex on moral and social values. The accepted moral code is pretty black and white - don? t. Our society, however, has always been able to bend the rules to suit the current trend. Right now that trend is? young people shouldn? t have sex outside of marriage, but if they do, they should do it safely. ? Herein lies the problem: Because most adults ...
  • Aaron Lake Brethren Story Author
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    I. Basic Situation The Brethren is an entertaining book with a suspenseful plot and intentionally misleading details that add to its overall feeling of tense excitement and engaging uncertainty. It has captivating details that keep the reader continually predicting what will happen next. Furthermore, The Brethren is a compelling book because of its overall story line, which involves three felons at a minimum-security federal prison and their attempts at extorting money from rich men who inadvert...
  • Anti War Groups Peace People
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    Five Guidelines for Our Organizing There is a very positive development happening in the anti-war movement. That is, people are actively trying to connect the war abroad with the struggles for power, resources, and freedom right here in our own neighborhoods. In the Boston area, members of United for Justice with Peace, local activists working to stop the state budget cuts, and progressive city councilors are holding informal meetings to develop strategies for how we can work together in order t...
  • Attila The Hun Huns Web Empire
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    Attila was called the Scourge of God or King of the Huns. Very little is known of Attila's early life beyond the fact that he was a member of the ruling family of the Huns. Huns are a nomadic Asian people who spread from the Caspian steppes in repeated attacks on the Roman Empire. Before Attila's birth, the Huns reached the Danube River in raids against the Eastern Roman Empire. By AD 432, they had gained so much power that Attila's uncle, the Hunnish King Road, was receiving a large annual trib...
  • Aids Opportunistic Infection
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    Aids Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS), suppresses the immune system related to infection with the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV). A person infected with HIV gradually loses immune function along with certain immune cells called CD 4 T-lymphocytes or CD 4 T-cells, causing the infected person to become vulnerable to pneumonia, fungus infections, and other common ailments. With the loss of immune function, a clinical syndrome (a group of various illnesses that together characterize a ...
  • A Domestic Dilemma Martin Emily Children
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    Carson McCullers takes the reader on a journey into the lives of a family plagued by alcoholism in 'A Domestic Dilemma'. The realism of the story is astounding, as most people will often find themselves torn when facing difficult family decisions. The Meadows' family is torn by both compassion and suffering, and Martin Meadows is faced with one of the most difficult decisions of his life. In A Domestic Dilemma, the author conveys the idea that individuals facing difficult decisions in marital re...
  • Analysis Of Faulkner Short Stories
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    Response to the Faulkner Short Stories In each of these stories, Faulkner communicates to the reader through very strange characters. In "Was", we hear of a story that basically stems around a runaway slave. The two Uncles are very stereotypical. The other owner was also very stereotypical. Basically, in this story, the white men are trying to apprehend a slave that has run off to see his girl. However, the story then progresses into a standoff between the white owners. They bet each other on v...
  • An Education In Escape Madame Bovary And Reading
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    An Education in Escape: Madame Bovary and Reading A theme throughout Flaubert's Madame Bovary is escape versus confinement. In the novel Emma Bovary attempts again and again to escape the ordinariness of her life by reading novels, having affairs, day dreaming, moving from town to town, and buying luxuries items. It is Emma's early education described for an entire chapter by Flaubert that awakens in Emma a struggle against what she perceives as confinement. Emma's education at the convent is pe...
  • Anne Rice Characters Vampire Book
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    This novel, 'Interview with the Vampire'; , by Anne Rice, is by far one of the best book I've ever read. It started with a young boy interviewing a vampire, and the vampire related him the whole story of his life, how he became a vampire, his thrilling adventures through the centuries and his complex relationships with both the mortals and the immortals. In my opinion, Anne Rice had done the best of jobs. The writing and the detailed descriptions, the composing of this novel, had brought out eve...
  • Abigail And The Girls Tragedy Salem Court
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    The Crucible: Although Abigail and The Girls Initiate The Tragedy, Responsibility Lies With the Whole Salem Community Although Abigail and the girls initiate the tragedy, responsibility lies with the whole Salem community. Discuss. I do believe that Abigail and the girls initiated the tragedy, what with all their talk about spirits and the with the devil during the opening act. For one reason or another, it can be said that the blame for this tragedy lies with the entire Salem community. But cou...
  • Alice Walker 2 Beauty Eye People
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    What is Beauty In her autobiographical story Alice Walker tells about how after the accident of losing sight in one eye she was never the same. At the young age of eight she was above all others in wit, looks, and talents. I think that the loss of her sight is not what blinded her most, but her unwillingness to except what had happened. Over that next six years she would not ever hold her head up, Alice found that children were mean, they couldn t live with her difference and neither could she. ...
  • Analysis Of Police Corruption
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    Police corruption is a complex phenomenon, which does not readily submit to simple analysis. It is a problem that has and will continue to affect us all, whether we are civilians or law enforcement officers. Since its beginnings, may aspects of policing have changed; however, one aspect that has remained relatively unchanged is the existence of corruption. An examination of a local newspaper or any police-related publication on any given day will have an article about a police officer that got b...
  • Abigail Williams Life John Proctor
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    In Arthur Miller's play The Crucible the main character Abigail Williams is to blame for the 1692 witch trials in Salem, Massachusetts. Abigail draws the interest of the reader as she is a wicked, confident girl who lies to get what she wants. Abigail is an orphan, and after she was exposed as an adulteress, she was expelled form the house by Goody Proctor; therefor, she has little standing in village. John told Abigail that the affair was over and he would never touch her again, but Abigail tri...
  • Aldehyde Or A Ketone Alcohol Test Product
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    final weight percent yield 2, 4-DNP Tollen's test pathway. 42 g 67% positive negative oxidation of secondary OH Good Things My experiment went well. I began my experiment with. 64 g of 2-ethyl-1, 3-. The molecular weight of this compound is 146. 2 g / mol . It is converted into 2-ethyl-1 -- 3-one. This compounds molecular weight is 144. 2 g / mol . This gives a theoretical yield of. 63 grams. My actual yield was. 42 grams. Therefore, my percent yield was 67%. This was one of my highest yields...
  • Abortion A Freedom Of Choice
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    During the last twenty-five years, abortion has been one of the most heated topics being debated the world. The only topics that equal the abortion debate are race and war. Abortion is a discussion of human interaction where ethics, emotions, and law come together. People have different opinions usually only have two choices when confronted with abortion. They are either for it or against it. There is the pro-choice and the pro-life. These are the only two categories that people's views fall in...
  • Alcohol Abuse Alcoholic Beverages
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    ... et a BAC that high? A 160 pound man will have a BAC of about. 04, 1 hour after consuming two 12-ounce beers on an empty stomach. Your BAC will depend on how much you weigh, how much you drink, amount of time since your last drink and your gender. Women metabolize alcohol differently from men, causing women to reach higher BAC's at the same doses. Recent research is showing that true substance dependence may be caused, in part, by brain chemistry deficiencies. That is one reason that substan...
  • Academic Writing Articles Writers Revision
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    Reading the four assigned articles, to me, was equivalent to the "Reading" section of the ACT. Both seem to drag on for what seems like hours and require much re-reading to comprehend the complete message trying to be conveyed. My point is not that these articles are not worth reading. They contain valuable information about a very tough objective in academia today: writing. More directly, their focus seems to be the different methods available to help improve the writing of the up-and-coming wr...
  • Aphrodite Goddess Of Love
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    APHRODITE (a-fro-DYE-tee; Roman name Venus) was the goddess of love, beauty and fertility. She was also a protectress of sailors. The poet Hesiod said that Aphrodite was born from sea-foam. Homer, on the other hand, said that she was the daughter of Zeus and Dione. When the Trojan prince Paris was asked to judge which of three Olympian goddesses was the most beautiful, he chose Aphrodite over Hera and Athena. The latter two had hoped to bribe him with power and victory in battle, but Aphrodite ...
  • Affirmative Act Action One People
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    By: Thomas Blankenship E-mail: Affirmative Action Affirmative action is one of the more recent and popular civil rights policies that affect today's society. Affirmative action can be described as nothing more than a lower educational standard for minorities. It has become quite clear that affirmative action is unfair and unjust. However, in order to blend race, culture, and genders to create a stable and diverse society, someone has to give. How can this be justified? Is there a firm right or w...