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  • The Functioning Dysfunctional

    The Functioning Dysfunctional

    The Functioning Dysfunctional Bipolar disorder is not something that affects overnight, bipolar disorder is genetic. It is there in your genes from day one, lurking, slowing you down, and making simple tasks seem hard. Most of us see this as a mental disease such as Schizophrenia, and although all mental

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    Essay Length: 2,018 Words / 9 Pages
    Submitted: December 7, 2011
  • The Gay Agenda: Equal Rights

    The Gay Agenda: Equal Rights

    "When I came out, my mom cried because she worried about difficulties I may face in life for being gay. When I told my dad, he said, "Everyone has something in life that they have to deal with because of other people's reaction to it. In the scheme of things,

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    Essay Length: 1,648 Words / 7 Pages
    Submitted: January 6, 2013
  • The Geheeo Made Me Do It

    The Geheeo Made Me Do It

    "The Ghetto Made Me Do It" When I first started to read the essay; "The Ghetto Made Me Do It" By Francis Flaherty, I wasn't sure was I was about to read. Immediately it grabbed my attention. It explained Felicia Morgan's very traumatic, and violent childhood, "Mom shot dad," Shellow

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    Essay Length: 863 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: November 14, 2012
  • The Government and Organized Crime

    The Government and Organized Crime

    The Government and Organized Crime Our U.S. Government is the governing authority of our country, separated into three branches, and is often associated with two political units (i.e. Democrat or Republican). They have power to create laws, to administrate decisions, and sort out disputes. These are the people who rule

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    Essay Length: 654 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: July 21, 2011
  • The Government Behavior in the Development of Indemnificatory Housing in China

    The Government Behavior in the Development of Indemnificatory Housing in China

    Abstract -Abstract based on brief description of the development of China's history of affordable housing ,this paper focused on the dilemma and the government behavior in the development of affordable housing ,getting a conclusion that the local governments' object of pursuit high growth of GDP and the land finance is

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    Essay Length: 2,594 Words / 11 Pages
    Submitted: November 18, 2012
  • The Government Should Close Down All Cigarette-Producing Factories. Do You Agree or Disagree?

    The Government Should Close Down All Cigarette-Producing Factories. Do You Agree or Disagree?

    People have ambivalent opinions toward producing cigarette issue. Some believe that the government should ban all cigarette-producing activities while other argue that the government should not. Both sides considered, I am convinced that cigarettes have more harms than goods. Needless to say, smoking is seriously harmful to smokers. It can

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    Essay Length: 357 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: May 20, 2012
  • The Healthcare System in the U.S.

    The Healthcare System in the U.S.

    The Healthcare System in the U.S., as it is today, is broken. It only benefits the well to do and those with financial abilities. If you are without means to pay for healthcare in the U.S. and if for some godforsaken reason you were to become very ill, you will

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    Essay Length: 438 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: February 3, 2013
  • The Heart of Whiteness: Confronting Race, Racism, and White Privilege

    The Heart of Whiteness: Confronting Race, Racism, and White Privilege

    In Jensen, "The Heart of Whiteness: Confronting Race, Racism, and White Privilege" he discusses the most crucial support for white supremacy is emotional, not rational. The sense of arrogance serves to keep white people from critical self-reflection, but more important is to understand how these emotions such as guilt and

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    Essay Length: 840 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: December 16, 2010
  • The Hero's Story

    The Hero's Story

    Imagine being stuck in a situation where you knew you had to do something knowing it would completely emotionally destroy a family. Throughout all the hardship I've encountered I've encountered, nothing has ever come close to the decision Fred Pulse had to make in The Hero's Story. About six months

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    Essay Length: 570 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: September 6, 2011
  • The Hijras of India

    The Hijras of India

    THE HIJRAS OF INDIA Hijra people are of a religious group in India who identify themselves as third gender, considered by themselves and the Indian culture as neither men nor woman. These communities have existed for generations by welcoming young boys who have fled or were rejected by their family.

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    Essay Length: 1,387 Words / 6 Pages
    Submitted: December 20, 2011
  • The Hijras of India

    The Hijras of India

    In our culture, it is for us a belief and an evidence tha the biological term and gender term of "sex" refers for two sexes, males and females. Throught this book Neither Man Nor Woman by Serena Nanda, focused on the hijras of India, a community of outside members, I

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    Essay Length: 894 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: February 26, 2012
  • The Hindu Case

    The Hindu Case

    The Hindu This edition of The Hindu (January 19, 2013) had five development/ environment stories, mostly in the State/Region sections of the newspaper. One story was on how the state was coming out with a new solar policy, mapping out plans for setting up solar parks. Another story was about

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    Essay Length: 345 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: March 30, 2013
  • The Hindu Religion

    The Hindu Religion

    The Hindu religion is made of up many divinities which they serve. Hinduism does not have a defined founder, deity, or is it placed with a specific system of theology. The religion originated from the ancient Vedic age and other indigenous beliefs. The religion is still one of the major

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    Essay Length: 745 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: September 28, 2012
  • The Hot Spotters Can We Lower Medical Costs by Giving the Neediest Patients Better Care?

    The Hot Spotters Can We Lower Medical Costs by Giving the Neediest Patients Better Care?

    Assignment for Module Two; The Hot Spotters Can we lower medical costs by giving the neediest patients better care? Joe Gutierrez Assignment for Module Two The Hot Spotters Can we lower medical costs by giving the neediest patients better care? (2015SP1-MGT-651628-01) Health Policy and Management Professor Norman F. Angell, MD,

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    Essay Length: 1,721 Words / 7 Pages
    Submitted: July 15, 2015
  • The Human Species

    The Human Species

    The human species has sustained themselves for millions of years eating meat, fish, fowl and the leaves, roots and fruits of many plants. Hunters and gathers spent a full day of life and activities directly related to getting that days food. Most of the food gathered, however, was very low

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    Essay Length: 2,851 Words / 12 Pages
    Submitted: May 12, 2011
  • The Illegal Body Parts Trade

    The Illegal Body Parts Trade

    The Illegal Body Parts Trade With a world wide shortage of organs, the black market organ and tissue trade has grown out of control due to the rising demand from the sick and dying. This shortage of organs is fueling an illicit business of buying and selling all sorts of

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    Essay Length: 2,496 Words / 10 Pages
    Submitted: October 9, 2011
  • The Impact of Colonialism on West Africa’s Economy

    The Impact of Colonialism on West Africa’s Economy

    The impact of colonialism on West Africa’s Economy Abigail Adu 100934784 HIST 1707A S. Lipsett-Rivera Section A01 The imposition of colonization on Africa forever impacted world history. The African way of thinking, patterns of cultural and economic development, and ways of life were eternally impacted by the change in structure

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    Essay Length: 2,161 Words / 9 Pages
    Submitted: November 28, 2016
  • The Impact of Community Severance on Underprivileged Vicinities by Focusing on the Perception of the People Residing Within the Affected Area

    The Impact of Community Severance on Underprivileged Vicinities by Focusing on the Perception of the People Residing Within the Affected Area

    COMMUNITY SEVERANCE Community Severance Name Institution Author Note ________________ Chapter 3: Research Method Introduction Despite a multitude of studies quantifying the effects that a lack of access to transportation creates (Anciaes, Jones, & Mindell, 2016; Grisolia, Lopez, & Ortuzar, 2015; Handy, 2003) current research has not adequately captured the perspectives

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    Essay Length: 4,053 Words / 17 Pages
    Submitted: November 28, 2018
  • The Impact of Ethnicity on My Family of Origin

    The Impact of Ethnicity on My Family of Origin

    The Impact of Ethnicity on My Family of Origin Tasheeka Williams Human Development & the Family Professor Jerry Petell April 23, 2013 Abstract African Americans or Black Americans form the second largest minority group in the United States today and are an important part of the economic, political and historical

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    Essay Length: 2,185 Words / 9 Pages
    Submitted: November 25, 2013
  • The Impact of Media Commercialization on the Relations Between the Chinese State, the Media, and the Public

    The Impact of Media Commercialization on the Relations Between the Chinese State, the Media, and the Public

    MDSC40H3/GASC40H3 CHINESE MEDIA AND POLITICS The Impact of Media Commercialization on the Relations between the Chinese State, the Media, and the Public Name: Institution: ________________ Introduction China is a collectivist culture with a one-party political regime. The political leadership of the country is quite authoritarian, and its laws are based

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    Essay Length: 1,671 Words / 7 Pages
    Submitted: June 14, 2016
  • The Impact of Social Media Has Had on the Global Economy as Far as Business-Related Interaction Is Concerned.

    The Impact of Social Media Has Had on the Global Economy as Far as Business-Related Interaction Is Concerned.

    Since the advent of television, the effect of television violence on the society has been widely studied and debated. The influence of television on youth behaviour is a matter of much concern. It is a subject that has attracted a great deal of attention since decades past. Several researchers have

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    Essay Length: 417 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: February 29, 2012
  • The Impact of the Governance System

    The Impact of the Governance System

    The Impact of the Governance System Introduction Women, Infants & Children (WIC) are a federal government program that embodies the intergovernmental system. A relations metaphor suggests that the national and state governments are highly interwoven and interdependent. The definition of intergovernmental literally means of, between, or involving different levels of

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    Essay Length: 563 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: September 10, 2012
  • The Importance of Communication

    The Importance of Communication

    Communication is really important and people use it all the time. I don't really know why we have to communicate with everyone but we do and we all do it in different ways. there are people who use their hands to speak and there are people who use other means.

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    Essay Length: 324 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: June 20, 2011
  • The Importance of Ethical and Social Responsible Behaviour

    The Importance of Ethical and Social Responsible Behaviour

    The importance of ethical and social responsible behavior Nowadays our world is full of people that want to get rich and do it as fast as possible, neglecting everything in their way. Such an approach to business could get a person to getting the most of her business, but in

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    Essay Length: 514 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: December 18, 2016
  • The Importance of Movies

    The Importance of Movies

    Claude Clay Rough Draft English 1 Van Doren The Importance of Movies Television shows and movies have really evolved over the period of time that they first came out to today's time. Back in the early 1900's there were only few television shows for people to choose from with low

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    Essay Length: 1,231 Words / 5 Pages
    Submitted: May 7, 2013
  • The Importance of Oral Traditions in the Caribbean

    The Importance of Oral Traditions in the Caribbean

    ESSAY: Assess the importance of oral tradition in the Caribbean for the development of its civilization from one generation to another. In the Caribbean, oral traditions are a common element in cultures throughout the region. This is due in part to the areas' origin in colonialism and slavery, which brought

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    Essay Length: 829 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: May 1, 2012
  • The Importance of Romance in Long-Term Relationships

    The Importance of Romance in Long-Term Relationships

    The real romantic knows that the creative flow of romance keeps passion and intimacy alive in a long-term relationship. Without passion and intimacy we simply walk the path of being involved in an act of compassionate love. C.S. Lewis points out that love encompasses four types of love: (1. Storge

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    Essay Length: 659 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: August 16, 2011
  • The Importance of Socialisation

    The Importance of Socialisation

    The Importance of Socialisation Socialisation is the process by which society integrates the individual; and the individual learns to behave in socially acceptable ways; this involves learning interpersonal and interactional skills that are in line with the values of one's society. The society expects an individual to learn to live

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    Essay Length: 781 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: September 8, 2011
  • The Importance of Values

    The Importance of Values

    I. What was your family like? a. Keeping education first b. Christian c. Discipline and respect held high presidencies II. What things do you remember about your childhood? a. always being together b. Dad was the head c. Mom did most of the cleaning and cooking III. What jobs have

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    Essay Length: 279 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: May 4, 2012
  • The Indigenous People of Batek

    The Indigenous People of Batek

    The indigenous people of Batek live in the rainforest of the Peninsular Malaysia. They are referred to as the Orang Asli, meaning "original people" in Malay language. The Batek people prefer to live a nomadic life of hunting and gathering as it offers them freedom, which they greatly value (Endicott,

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    Essay Length: 1,652 Words / 7 Pages
    Submitted: August 8, 2013
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