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  • Values Portrayed in Popular Media

    Values Portrayed in Popular Media

    Values Portrayed In Popular Media Over the course of my lifetime, I have sat in front of the television on many occasions. I have watched shows like Family Ties, The Cosby Show, Who's the Boss, and Growing Pains. As an adolescent growing up, I definitely learned several valuable lessons from

    Essay Length: 2,190 Words / 9 Pages
    Submitted: April 21, 2012
  • Vengeful Heaven

    Vengeful Heaven

    It starts off with the author calling out to Heaven, the divine beings. He is calling out to them because evil at its worst is playing the land. One of these 'evils' is treason. The author also explains that goodness and wisdom is not alive in Albania anymore. Anyone who

    Essay Length: 289 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: December 11, 2011
  • Verbal Abuse Among Children

    Verbal Abuse Among Children

    Verbal Abuse among Children Language has always had the ability to affect people's emotions--both positively and negatively. From stirring speeches about freedom to angry tirades on injustice, words can move us. The most common way to insult someone is to resort to name calling, attempting to cause an effect with

    Essay Length: 902 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: September 24, 2011
  • Veronika Decides to Die

    Veronika Decides to Die

    woman, finds herself in a mental institution in Slovenia after a failed suicide attempt. Told she has only days to live because of the overdose's damage to her heart, Veronika begins to re-evaluate her life. The characters Veronika meets provide the catalyst for her self-reflection: Zedka, the depressed housewife; Mari,

    Essay Length: 518 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: September 27, 2011
  • Victor's Tragic Virtue

    Victor's Tragic Virtue

    Many readers who cross the literary environs and pages of Frankenstein, or The Modern Prometheus by Mary Shelley (1818) will close the last pages of the book and consider Victor Frankenstein as one who is tragically flawed. After all, Victor did create life as a god and spurned to destroy

    Essay Length: 1,527 Words / 7 Pages
    Submitted: May 23, 2011
  • Video Streaming Network Es Una Compañía Ti (spanish)

    Video Streaming Network Es Una Compañía Ti (spanish)

    Video Streaming Network es una compañía TI creada en 1990 en España que desarrolla, vende e instala soluciones de software para los mercados Broadcast y Audiovisuales. Video Streaming Network es la empresa líder en sistemas digitales de producción, continuidad y archivo a nivel mundial. Más de 200 canales han digitalizado

    Essay Length: 1,988 Words / 8 Pages
    Submitted: July 13, 2011
  • Vienna Times 1900 (conceived in 1815)

    Vienna Times 1900 (conceived in 1815)

    Vienna Times 1900 (conceived in 1815) The Congress of Vienna met recently to discuss several topics in desperate need of repair. This meeting was a discussion between the ambassadors and the high powers of Europe. In attendance, were many of our monarchs including Czar Alexander I of Russia as well

    Essay Length: 305 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: October 1, 2012
  • Vietnam Case

    Vietnam Case

    Surely, I'm a Vietnamese so my English can be not good. But i want to practise it day by day. So i wanna join in. Tks a lot - Water pollution occurs when surface water flows through the domestic waste, industrial waste water, pollutants in the ground, and groundwater seepage.

    Essay Length: 273 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: September 10, 2012
  • Vietnamese New Year

    Vietnamese New Year

    The weather becomes warmer; the wind blows through the green meadows; flowers bloom the trees; and the swallows glide in the blue sky. They are all of the signals that alert us; spring is arriving. When spring arrives, Tet also comes. Tet, in short for Tet Nguyen Dan, is the

    Essay Length: 734 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: February 28, 2013
  • Vince's Life

    Vince's Life

    A story written byManuel Arguillaabout a manwho comes home to his province to introduce hiswife from the city to his family. This short storywon first prize in the Commonwealth LiteraryContest in 1940. Manuel Arguilla (1911 to 1944) was from the big island of Luzon, in the north in Barrio Nagrebcan,

    Essay Length: 646 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: August 20, 2012
  • Violence Against Women

    Violence Against Women

    "Violence Against Women" The Universal Declaration of Human Rights states, no one shall be subjected to torture or to cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment or punishment although this doctrine was adopted in 1948, the world has fallen quite short of this goal. Violence against women pervades all states and it

    Essay Length: 286 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: August 28, 2011
  • Violence in America

    Violence in America

    Violence in America is becoming more of a concern to everyone in our nation. Among the traditional scapegoats are media desensitization, broken homes and the always popular presence of guns in America. I do believe that the problem is one that should be solved, but I do not think that

    Essay Length: 466 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: November 28, 2012
  • Violence in Media

    Violence in Media

    "Media violence increases the likelihood of aggressive and violent behavior in both immediate and long-term contexts." (The Influence Of Media Violence On Youth, Wartella) The way that violence in the media can affect children more quickly is by short- term exposure. "Short term exposure increases the likelihood of physically and

    Essay Length: 389 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: September 23, 2012
  • Violence in Video Games

    Violence in Video Games

    Violence in Video Games In this paper I will be discussing violence in video games and how it relates to violence in reality. Most people play video games not realizing the effect it has on them mentally. Playing violent video games has a negative effect on whoever is playing. When

    Essay Length: 508 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: November 13, 2012
  • Violence Is an Act of Purposefully Hurting Someone

    Violence Is an Act of Purposefully Hurting Someone

    Violence is an act of purposefully hurting someone. It is a major issue many young adults are facing today. The twelve to twenty-four age group faces the highest risk of being the victims of violence. There is no single reason for the rise in youth violence. Many factors cause violent

    Essay Length: 298 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: January 16, 2012
  • Violence on Televison

    Violence on Televison

    Violence on Television With a click of a button, and hundreds of channels to choose from, the viewing options are endless. Television is filled with violent and aggressive acts and most of the time children are viewing these acts. Media violence has caused many negative effects in society. Because we

    Essay Length: 835 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: December 5, 2011
  • Virginia Woolf's Kew Gardens' Review

    Virginia Woolf's Kew Gardens' Review

    The short story Virginia Woolf's Kew Gardens (1919) begins with a pleasant description of a garden, specifically one flower-bed. The narrator is able to tell all the details about how life works in this place, the shapes and the colors that exist in flowers or leaves, the effect of the

    Essay Length: 1,436 Words / 6 Pages
    Submitted: December 15, 2011
  • Virtual Reality Story

    Virtual Reality Story

    The faint beating of his heart could be seen through the convoluted layers of his skin. The dull, repetitive ticking of the clock, hanging from the lacquered wooden wall was echoing emphatically in his sensitive ears. His cold, pallid skin could feel the patterns displayed on the overused bed sheets

    Essay Length: 808 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: August 17, 2012
  • Virtue of Selfishness - Ethics of Emergencies

    Virtue of Selfishness - Ethics of Emergencies

    One of Ayn Rand's essay's is particular interesting. It's in the Virtue of Selfishness, and it's called the Ethics of Emergencies. The title describes how some people base their ethical principles on emergency situations. The classic example is the "lifeboat" scenario. There's a few variants, but essentially the story is

    Essay Length: 683 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: August 20, 2011
  • Visible Minorities

    Visible Minorities

    Visible Minorities in the Media It is not very hard to see on TV about news of people in Iraq who live in loosely built homes or walks by bodies that have just been blown up by bombs. Most of the time we would feel the tragedy and the compassion

    Essay Length: 1,026 Words / 5 Pages
    Submitted: January 15, 2012
  • Vision Statment

    Vision Statment

    Upon completion of the mentoring exercises and personal reflection , I derive great joy from organizing and managing financial records, documenting facts and records of events , investigating and researching how and why things work the way they do and their impact on the lives of others and how I

    Essay Length: 787 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: April 1, 2012
  • Visiting Nigeria

    Visiting Nigeria

    1.In 'Visiting Nigeria', Adiche gives us a tourist's perspective of a vast, spiritual and magical experience of Nigeria. Adiche proficiently creates a gentle atmosphere and portrays Nigeria to be a sort of enchanted destination that is gradually unraveled through this poetry. She efficaciously talks about the enveloped incidents of the

    Essay Length: 572 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: January 10, 2012
  • Visual Analysis

    Visual Analysis

    Chaos and order with Palm Thesis: In this analysis, I will be explaining what the ads focus is, who the desired audience is, and how this ad works in attracting its audience using Ethos, Pathos, and Logos. Analysis: Using the traditional note taking method as a negative example, this ad

    Essay Length: 397 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: October 5, 2011
  • Visual Studies Session - Reflective Essay

    Visual Studies Session - Reflective Essay

    It was a visual studies session and the task laid out was simple, well at least for everyone else. I, however was still confused and muddled on what I had to do but I started anyway. I realized while working on my collages that I never had any dilemma in

    Essay Length: 331 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: January 20, 2019
  • Vito's Place - Arthur Avenue - Bronx

    Vito's Place - Arthur Avenue - Bronx

    Every year Americans spend millions of dollars while dining out in restaurants. At the end of every work week, people across the country flock to their local dining establishments to relax, socialize, and enjoy a good meal. One place that is always packed on a Friday or Saturday night is

    Essay Length: 561 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: February 18, 2013
  • Vocab one

    Vocab one

    1. Acquisitive Part of speech: adjective Definition: tending or seeking to acquire and own, often greedily Synonyms: covetous, grasping, avaricious. Antonyms: generous, giving, unselfish Related word forms: ac*quis*i*tive*ly, adverb, ac*quis*i*tive*ness, noun Sentence: The man was very acquisitive on winning the game to win the prize money. 2. Arrogate Part of

    Essay Length: 648 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: August 30, 2011
  • Vocabulary Terminology

    Vocabulary Terminology

    Vocabulary Terminology Cure: Curing is the addition of salt to a meat for flavor and preservation. charcuterie: A person that is in charge of cooking meat in any establishment, Started in the 15th century. curing compound: A mix based around salt with herbs, spices and sugar added for flavor. dry

    Essay Length: 307 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: January 18, 2012
  • Volkswagen Case

    Volkswagen Case

    One of the most talked about and distinguished advertisement is the Volkswagen: the Force commercial which was aired during the 2011 Super Bowl in the United States. This commercial uses a range of persuasive techniques to influence and persuade their viewers to purchase their product which is the Volkswagen Passat

    Essay Length: 815 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: April 1, 2013
  • Volkswagen Emission Scandal - Principles of Marketing

    Volkswagen Emission Scandal - Principles of Marketing

    Position Paper Principles of Marketing Devina Wirawan 12414063 Class ID: 128 Volkswagen Emission Scandal The World’s biggest car maker, Volkswagen, has been doing its testing in the United States to avoid supervision has breakthrough their sales brought a disbelief to the car industry. The company had admitted that they are

    Essay Length: 736 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: December 18, 2015
  • Vringo Inc - Redemption Case Study

    Vringo Inc - Redemption Case Study

    Khashi Nassiri Mr. Sit Economics Stock Market Assignment VRINGO INC 1. Technical Analysis a) Technical Analysis is the analysis of past price changes and hoping of predicting changes of price in the future. Technical Analysis will help someone determine whether they would like to invest in a company or not,

    Essay Length: 1,224 Words / 5 Pages
    Submitted: November 14, 2012
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