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  • Single Payer Health Care System

    Single Payer Health Care System

    Single Payer Health Care System According to a poll by CBS News and the New York Times, Americans ranked health care third in the list of issues that were most important and that should be resolved in the next presidency (CBS News, 2008, para. 1). The problem with health care

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    Essay Length: 3,101 Words / 13 Pages
    Submitted: June 27, 2011
  • Single Sex Education

    Single Sex Education

    Nowadays, there is a number of people believe that single-sex schools can lead to academic success by creating comfortable environment of health and well-being. On the other hand, others argue that the schools couldn’t offer many benefits, and it is no need for students to experience this life. It is

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    Essay Length: 313 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: December 4, 2017
  • Situation Where Objectives Were Not Met

    Situation Where Objectives Were Not Met

    Describe a situation where your objectives were not met and what you learnt from it. "Time and tide waits for no man." I have come to greatly appreciate this adage and have vowed to live by it now. All my life, I had an educational plan and told myself I

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    Essay Length: 312 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: August 29, 2013
  • Six-Year-Old Seriously Injured After Car Hits Him in Waterloo

    Six-Year-Old Seriously Injured After Car Hits Him in Waterloo

    Six-Year-Old Seriously Injured After Car Hits Him in Waterloo Originally printed at http://www.kcrg.com/news/local/Car-Hits-Boy-in-Bike-in-Waterloo-127505963.html By Lauren Peikoff August 11, 2011 WATERLOO, Iowa --- Waterloo police say a car hit a six-year-old boy riding a bicycle Wednesday night. Officers say the boy was crossing the street at the intersection of Lafayette and

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    Essay Length: 6,703 Words / 27 Pages
    Submitted: August 11, 2011
  • Slavery Case

    Slavery Case

    Slavery is a form of excess and/or forced human labor that mistreats and violates the slaves' human rights. I believe slavery is a social and cultural construction, because all human acts, rules, laws, values, traditions, etc. are created in name of culture, which is enforced by humans. Humans create culture.

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    Essay Length: 261 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: February 7, 2014
  • Slavery Reparations

    Slavery Reparations

    Slavery Reparations Many current day African Americans feel for the acts of slavery and hatred put on their people they should receive reparations for the cruel acts of the past. Slavery ended 145 years ago, reparations if granted should have been paid a long time ago. Many of the African

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    Essay Length: 1,460 Words / 6 Pages
    Submitted: July 20, 2011
  • Sleeping Problem Research

    Sleeping Problem Research

    PM504 Research Project 69963 Module Code: PM504 Module Title: Research Project Class Group Number: 2 Research Subject: Identify students’ experience of sleeping problems and its affects. Kaplan ID Number: 69963 Student Name: Chen Yang Tutor’s Name: Lesley Gower Total Number of Words: 3651 Submission Date: 29th June 2017 Research Project

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    Essay Length: 6,885 Words / 28 Pages
    Submitted: January 4, 2018
  • Smart House

    Smart House

    Kozminski University Sustainable Development Smart home/Smart grids/Smart metering systems Sofiya Lyashchenko 30575 Academic year 2015/2016 I certify that this assignment is my own work, based on my personal study and/or research and that I have acknowledged all material and sources used in its preparation, whether they be books, articles, reports,

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    Essay Length: 1,272 Words / 6 Pages
    Submitted: March 12, 2018
  • Smoking

    Smoking

    Smoking is an expensive habit and it should be banned. Although smokers claim that it helps them to relax and release stress, the negative aspects of the habit outweigh the positive. It is a health hazard for both smokers and non-smokers and it is especially harmful to unborn babies. Cigarettes

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    Essay Length: 269 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: August 12, 2011
  • Smoking and Women

    Smoking and Women

    The prevalence of smoking among women is like an iceberg. The women do not live for her but nature has endowed them capacity to give birth too. This small indication is enough to focus on the gigantic iceberg, which is less visible than actual size. At present, an estimated 25%

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    Essay Length: 1,075 Words / 5 Pages
    Submitted: August 4, 2011
  • Smoking Ban

    Smoking Ban

    Smoking Ban I think this is a competitive tactic used by big business to control the freedom of their employees. I know that cigarette smoking is the number one cause of cancer, I am quite sure big business knows this also, but I think this crosses the line. I am

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    Essay Length: 635 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: November 20, 2011
  • Smoking in Public

    Smoking in Public

    In my opinion, smoking should be forbidden in public by the government. First of all, I think that the prohibiting smoking in public is right because smoking is harmful to our health. A lot of diseases are caused by smoking like lung cancer, consumption and cardiovascular diseases....Thus, forbid smoking in

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    Essay Length: 261 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: August 15, 2012
  • Smoking in Public Places

    Smoking in Public Places

    As long as you don't live under a rock, it is common knowledge that smoking cigarettes is harmful to your health. It harms the smoker, and also endangers the lives of others around him, through passive smoking. Do we have this right to harm others, and ourselves by our negligent

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    Essay Length: 1,273 Words / 6 Pages
    Submitted: August 23, 2011
  • Smoking Should Be Banned Entirely in Malaysia. Do You Agree?

    Smoking Should Be Banned Entirely in Malaysia. Do You Agree?

    Smoking should be banned entirely in Malaysia. Do you agree? (1000words) Smoking is a bad habit. For my personal point of view, smokers are indirectly destroying their image because peoples might assume the smoker is a bad person. This is a very conservative thinking. But I still believe that smoking

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    Essay Length: 309 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: March 25, 2012
  • Soc 101 Mass Media

    Soc 101 Mass Media

    Mass Media Jason Schmohe SOC 101 Cari Beecham-Bautista 11 December 2011 Mass Media Mass media is the lifeline of information between the world and the rest of us. We sit at home watching the television, paging through the internet, or fingering through the newspaper and in many cases we wouldn't

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    Essay Length: 620 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: February 21, 2012
  • Soc 120 - Evolution of Formal Orgainization

    Soc 120 - Evolution of Formal Orgainization

    Evolution of Formal Organizations SOC 120 September 4, 2011 Evolution of Formal Organizations In today's business market companies are faced with great challenges. The evolution of formal organizations has changed how companies make choices and decisions. Business must make the decision of how to run and organize their companies and

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    Essay Length: 1,280 Words / 6 Pages
    Submitted: October 2, 2011
  • Soc 120 - the Legalization of Marijuana

    Soc 120 - the Legalization of Marijuana

    Legalizing Marijuana SOC 120 Introduction to Ethics & Social Responsibility May 30, 2011 In viewing the legalization of marijuana we will look at the Utilitarianism Theory. According to our text Mosser (2010) says that, "Utilitarianism argues that, given a set of choices, the act we should choose is that which

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    Essay Length: 1,965 Words / 8 Pages
    Submitted: November 14, 2011
  • Soc 151 - Nationalism and Ethnicity

    Soc 151 - Nationalism and Ethnicity

    Nationalism and Ethnicity Social theorists predicated in the early twentieth century that ethnicity and nationalism would slowly diminish in significance and eventually disappear as a result of modernatization, industrialization, and individualism. These predications never happened. Since then ethnicity and nationalism are phenomena's that manifest in many societies, hard to ignore

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    Essay Length: 1,269 Words / 6 Pages
    Submitted: August 20, 2011
  • Soc 206 - Final Exam Paper - Freedom

    Soc 206 - Final Exam Paper - Freedom

    Jose Sandoval SOC 206 Tele course Millie Harmon Instructor SOC 206 harm@exchange.chemeketa.edu RE: Final Exam Paper Social problem is defined as conditions that are undesirable, unjust, dangerous, and offensive or in some way threatening to the smooth functioning of society. Social policy would be the course of action or intended

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    Essay Length: 767 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: June 6, 2011
  • Soc 315 - the Meaning of the Past

    Soc 315 - the Meaning of the Past

    Meaning of the Past Jennifer Smith Garman SOC/315 February 14, 2011 Dana Batzka Meaning of the Past "Oh, say can you see by the dawn's early light. What so proudly we hailed at the twilight's last gleaming" (Key, 1814)? This is the opening line to The Star Spangled Banner written

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    Essay Length: 766 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: July 30, 2011
  • Soc 315 - Thinking About Diversty and Inclusion

    Soc 315 - Thinking About Diversty and Inclusion

    Thinking About Diversity and Inclusion Cindy Brooks 4/4/2011 SOC/315 Carla Burress Thinking About Diversity and Inclusion There are several aspects of cultural diversity; these are age, gender, ethnicity, sexual orientation, and physical handicaps. Age can be either for the elderly or for younger individuals. Elderly people are discriminated against because

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    Essay Length: 938 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: August 28, 2011
  • Soc 316 - Durkheim's Functionalist Model

    Soc 316 - Durkheim's Functionalist Model

    Durkheim's functionalist model depicts the concept regarding the correlation between culture and body image in society. The theory states, because of cultures predestined beliefs and values, females are at a cross road to fulfill those expectations or reap the wrath of societies criticisms. Women are dying-figuratively and literally- to fit

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    Essay Length: 2,787 Words / 12 Pages
    Submitted: July 5, 2011
  • Soc 402 - Racial Identity

    Soc 402 - Racial Identity

    Thomas Estrada SOC 402 Racial Identity Dana Rock 7 July 2011 Looking back, I am surprised at how little my ethnicity was such a factor in my childhood and later adult life growing up. Let me explain; even though I am 100% Hispanic (My dad's last name is Estrada, my

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    Essay Length: 2,177 Words / 9 Pages
    Submitted: October 8, 2011
  • Soc.120 - Introduction to Ethics and Social Responsibility - Ethical Treatment of Animals

    Soc.120 - Introduction to Ethics and Social Responsibility - Ethical Treatment of Animals

    Ethical Treatment of Animals Merlinda Sandoval Soc.120 Introduction to Ethics and Social Responsibility Instructor: Tracy Green May 15, 2011 Introduction The ethical treatment of animals has always been an on-going disagreement of what is right or what is wrong in the eyes of the public people. We as humans should

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    Essay Length: 2,781 Words / 12 Pages
    Submitted: April 9, 2012
  • Soc120: Introduction to Ethics & Social Responsibility

    Soc120: Introduction to Ethics & Social Responsibility

    SOC120: Introduction to Ethics & Social Responsibility October 23, 2012 Upon entering the dreary bedroom you hear the soft whisper of an oxygen tank. A woman lies in her hospital bed where she has spent the last six months of her excruciating life. Once a strong, beautiful, independent, woman now

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    Essay Length: 2,006 Words / 9 Pages
    Submitted: April 2, 2013
  • Socail Status of Women

    Socail Status of Women

    Movies are one of the essential commodities in human daily life. By watching different kinds of movies produced by different directors from different countries, we are actually absorbing those cultures, social patterns and people attitude of life. Basically movies are reflecting what's going on and the trend in one society.

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    Essay Length: 550 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: February 7, 2012
  • Social and Economic Issues

    Social and Economic Issues

    There are alot of social and economic issues with blobs. Chapter2: Incentives matter. If you think about society today and just your basic things that all kids/adults have. weather its a new pair of roller blades or that new ipad everyone has something they want and this notion is what

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    Essay Length: 267 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: January 19, 2012
  • Social and Political Change Under President Chavez

    Social and Political Change Under President Chavez

    Social and Political Change Under President Chavez Hugo Chavez, president of Venezuela has been in power since 1999. Following the steps of Fidel Castro, Hugo Chavez is turning into a dictator and Venezuela's future does not seem bright. However, every decision made by the president's decision-making generates a negative impact

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    Essay Length: 1,248 Words / 5 Pages
    Submitted: September 23, 2013
  • Social Case

    Social Case

    1. How do individuals develop social bonds and exchange relationships? We as humans need that social exchange and relationship...good or bad. Humans develop bonds and exchanges are made when the human can benefit from the relationship. People that are power hungry become world leaders, bosses and people in high ranking

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    Essay Length: 399 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: May 23, 2013
  • Social Change

    Social Change

    Social change has been defined as significant altercation overtime in behavior pattern and culture (W.Moore 1967). The discussion will surrounds the argument that social change is driven by the power of ideas and not by economic factors which will be based on the premise of both Marx and Weber. While

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    Essay Length: 633 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: March 29, 2012
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