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  • Socrates - Souls After Death

    Socrates - Souls After Death

    Socrates is trying to prove that our souls exist after death. In this story, he believes in souls still having existence after death, like an afterlife. He has been sentenced to die in this prison as his mother was rushed out of his cell so she will not endure anymore

    Essay Length: 531 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: April 4, 2011
  • Socrates Case

    Socrates Case

    Socrates was the son of a stonecutter and midwife, and he lived from 469-399 B.C. ("University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Law" 1). Socrates was considered a classical philosopher. He was a sophist, which was another name for a "teacher of rhetoric, the art of speaking" (Noble 75). Socrates was

    Essay Length: 554 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: October 6, 2011
  • Sonia Sotomayor - First Hispanic Justice in Supreme Court

    Sonia Sotomayor - First Hispanic Justice in Supreme Court

    #1 On August 8, 2009 Sonia Sotomayor was the first Hispanic woman appointed into the Supreme Court as a justice. She took the place of David H. Souter to be the 111th person sitting on the bench. Not only was she the first Hispanic woman but also the third woman

    Essay Length: 637 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: May 16, 2011
  • Southern Song China's Advancement and Ultimate Impediment

    Southern Song China's Advancement and Ultimate Impediment

    In Jacques Gernet's book, "Daily Life in China on the Eve of the Mongol Invasion," the argument is made that Southern Song China featured substantial progression and many significant advancements from the prior Tang Dynasty. According to Gernet, these advancements brought China into a golden age, during which the country

    Essay Length: 582 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: September 15, 2012
  • Spain Culture

    Spain Culture

    Spain Roman Catholicism has long been the main religion of Spain, and although it no longer has official status by law, in all public schools in Spain students have to choose either a religion to cuisine and music, from many countries across Europe and from around the Mediterranean,Due to cultural

    Essay Length: 794 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: November 10, 2013
  • Spanish American War

    Spanish American War

    John F. Kennedy “The best road to progress is freedom road”- John F. Kennedy. You will learn in this passage about John F. Kennedy’s assassination story. Also you will learn about who killed the president. Finally you will learn how the earth felt about Kennedy’s death. A lot of things

    Essay Length: 297 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: June 23, 2016
  • Spectacle Lynching

    Spectacle Lynching

    In her essay "Deadly Amusements" Grace Elizabeth Hale writes about cruelty of white Southerners in the form of lynching of ex-slaves. Lynching became a form of entertainment, gathering the whole family together for the carnival. It was advertised in papers and attended by thousands. White people kept it this way

    Essay Length: 830 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: March 20, 2012
  • Sphinx Case

    Sphinx Case

    A massive figure of astonishing proportions, The Great Sphinx of Giza is a figure synonymous with ancient Egyptian culture. Half man and half beast, the Sphinx rests at a staggering 66 feet tall and unbelievable 240 feet long weighing nearly 200 tons. This colossal sculpture that lies in front of

    Essay Length: 455 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: December 8, 2011
  • Spread of Buddhism to China

    Spread of Buddhism to China

    Spread of Buddhism to China Buddhism, which was founded in India in the sixth century B.C.E. was brought to China by the first century C.E. When the Han dynasty collapsed, Buddhism gradually gained followers and continued expansion throughout China. From 220 C.E. to 570 C.E., China was politically unstable. Following

    Essay Length: 858 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: January 3, 2013
  • St Patric Fact Sheet

    St Patric Fact Sheet

    St. Patrick - the patron saint of Ireland St. Patrick is the patron saint of Ireland, also known as the man who drove the snakes away from Ireland and often associated with shamrocks and anything green and gold. Patrick was born in Scotland 387 A.D, presumably in a place called

    Essay Length: 641 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: September 20, 2011
  • Stalin - the Soviet's Father

    Stalin - the Soviet's Father

    2/25/11 Stalin, The Soviet's Father 1879 a small boy with a deformed arm is born in to a poor Georgia village. Plagued with small pox and the constant humiliation of a deformed arm causes this young boy to develop a cold, ruthless heart, with a lust for respect and power.

    Essay Length: 651 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: April 6, 2011
  • Statistical Sampling Techniques Test

    Statistical Sampling Techniques Test

    1. Which of the following steps is not related to the stage of planning the sample? A. Determining the objectives of the test. B. Identifying substantive test of details. C. Defining what errors are being sought. D. Determining the size of the sample. Section 11.2 "Use of samples for audit

    Essay Length: 2,933 Words / 12 Pages
    Submitted: January 31, 2012
  • Statutory Rape

    Statutory Rape

    . Statutory rape discriminates against males. In most cases males want to date a younger girl, therefore, it targets males rather than females. Females tend to want to date older males, however, by them choosing to date older males they don't get in trouble they just get the males in

    Essay Length: 258 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: May 12, 2011
  • Stephen Beckerman - the Need for Two Fathers

    Stephen Beckerman - the Need for Two Fathers

    Stephen Beckerman conducted a study that investigated births involving multiple fathers and the subsequent effects on the children and the way anthropologist view human coupling. He led a group of ethnographers including Roberto and Manuel Lizarralde and others down to Southern America where they interviewed 114 different Bari Indian women

    Essay Length: 290 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: July 10, 2011
  • Stonehenge Case

    Stonehenge Case

    INTRODUCTION There is a design of stones at the Salisbury plain in Wiltshire, England. It is one of the most mystifying, fascinating, and unique pieces of architecture that has puzzled scientists and archeologists for thousands of years. It is called Stonehenge. The reason for why this structure was built is

    Essay Length: 1,397 Words / 6 Pages
    Submitted: December 30, 2011
  • Strawberry Festival

    Strawberry Festival

    With over 300,000 visitors that visit each year from across the country it is with great pride that we invite you to the greatest festival and sweetest city around to witness what the 45 board members work so hard for all year long. This festival is hosted to not only

    Essay Length: 429 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: February 3, 2012
  • Study Abroad Essay

    Study Abroad Essay

    I was once told in my non-western culture course, Africa, that a cultural perspective can change how a person observe and interpret the world around them. I quickly adopted this lesson and started searching for an opportunity to change my own cultural perspective. So that I would love to have

    Essay Length: 613 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: January 18, 2016
  • Stuff Case

    Stuff Case

    advances, highly skewed trade practices, and wild financial speculation, are leaving the vast majority of humanity far behind, in India as well as everywhere else. Contrary to the reassurances of neoliberal theory, as the sea of money continues to rise, uplifting the ships of the rich, small boats continue, inexplicably,

    Essay Length: 1,125 Words / 5 Pages
    Submitted: March 8, 2012
  • Success and Spread of the Reformation as a Result of Non-Religious Goals

    Success and Spread of the Reformation as a Result of Non-Religious Goals

    AP European History: Success and spread of the Reformation as a result of non-religious goals Student’s Name Affiliated Institution ________________ Success and spread of the Reformation as a result of non-religious goals: AP European History Introduction Increasing worries concerning the corrupt command and power of the Catholic Church in the

    Essay Length: 1,435 Words / 6 Pages
    Submitted: January 23, 2018
  • Sumer and Egypt

    Sumer and Egypt

    From prehistory to 50 C. E. lived multiple civilizations. Two of the greatest were Sumer and Egypt, which strongly resembled each other. Say we lived in the time of Sumer; it would not be a great challenge to switch to life in Egypt. They had similar hierarchy, and similar beliefs

    Essay Length: 629 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: October 4, 2011
  • Summa Theologica

    Summa Theologica

    Name Professor Course Date Title The exchange of goods throughout history has certainly shaped the evolution of human civilization. With the ancient epiphany of tools and agriculture, societies created business to aid the collective wealth and wellbeing of the people. This achievement was surely a magnificent one but it gives

    Essay Length: 1,194 Words / 5 Pages
    Submitted: February 1, 2013
  • Summary on Plato's Allegory of the Cave

    Summary on Plato's Allegory of the Cave

    Summary on Plato's Allegory of the Cave According to Plato's "Allegory of the Cave," the way we perceive things around us and the way we lead our lives, is actually not the truth. We lead ignorant, incomplete lives, following the paths, rules, and ethics, set by the previous generations, without

    Essay Length: 608 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: August 14, 2011
  • Summer Solstice

    Summer Solstice

    Summer Solstice is a short story that has received recognition both critical and praising. Written by Nick Joaquin, the story takes place in 1850s Philippines during the festival days of St. John. There is a pro-woman feel to the story, which has garnered a lot of debate and attention considering

    Essay Length: 317 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: September 10, 2017
  • Susan Anthony Case

    Susan Anthony Case

    My report is about the life and works of Susan and tirelessly for Bromwell Anthony. Susan Bromwell Anthony was an advocate of civil rights and fought hard women's rights and for the slaves to be free. Susan was born on February 15, 1820, near Adams, Massachusetts to Daniel and Lucy

    Essay Length: 385 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: December 4, 2012
  • Swot Analysis of Agban Corporation

    Swot Analysis of Agban Corporation

    serious doubt and hence, the management of AgbanCorporation must soon enough draw strategies to survive this tumultuous period effectively. Application of Methodologies: SWOT Analysis of AgbanCorporation Strengths:- * Client base of the company * Reputation of the company Weaknesses:- * Failure to recover huge amounts of loans * Decreasing profit

    Essay Length: 531 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: May 24, 2011
  • Syrian Civil War

    Syrian Civil War

    Syrian Civil War By: K Protesters of a small Southern City in Syria took to the streets after hearing of students being tortured for putting up graffiti that was anti-government. ("nytimes.com," 2013) The Syrian government which is a dictatorship sent in troops to stop the protests and it escalated quickly

    Essay Length: 837 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: April 18, 2013
  • Tales of Akbar

    Tales of Akbar

    Tales of Akbar Hills of grainy amber rise all around as Kalid strides majestically across the open dune, hoofs making their way through treacherous sand with ease. A prouder stallion there never was, brave and proud as the Wandering King, with sand storms causing him only the slightest of hesitations.

    Essay Length: 3,136 Words / 13 Pages
    Submitted: December 12, 2011
  • Talking on Your Phone Hands-Free in the Car Is like Driving Drunk. Very Drunk

    Talking on Your Phone Hands-Free in the Car Is like Driving Drunk. Very Drunk

    TALKING ON YOUR PHONE HANDS-FREE IN THE CAR IS LIKE DRIVING DRUNK. VERY DRUNK. In the past, drink driving has been proven to be a leading cause of car accidents on our roads, but a recent internet blog has suprisingly shown that "Talking on your phone hands-free in the car

    Essay Length: 654 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: May 15, 2013
  • Tamadun (malay)

    Tamadun (malay)

    Tamadun Islam mempunyai sumber-sumbernya tersendiri yang memungkinkan ia berkembang dan mampu memenuhi keperluan manusia. Kemajuan Tamadun Islam tidak terbatas hanya pada kemajuan kebudayaan semata-mata, malahan ia merupakan kemajuan yang serentak dengan kerohanian. Tamadun Islam sememangnya berbeza dengan tamadun dunia yang lain kerana ia meletakkan ad-Din sebagai asas yang membentuk tamadun

    Essay Length: 384 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: August 13, 2011
  • Tata Corus

    Tata Corus

    The Deal The deal (between Tata & Corus) was officially announced on April 2nd, 2007 at a price of 608 pence per ordinary share in cash. This deal is a 100% acquisition and the new entity will be run by one of Tata's steel subsidiaries. As stated by Tata, the

    Essay Length: 701 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: September 25, 2011
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