Mary Edmonia Lewis Art Gender and Ethnicity

It aims to examine the biblical and historical themes in this 19th-century sculptor’s works as perceived by her contemporaries and the artist herself (Durgans, 1995, p.6 and Buick, 2010, p.23). Art scholars view the works of artists of the American art as an expression of gender, ethnic, political, and racial identities. This proves to be a significant step towards recognizing …

In disadvantaged areas around the world young men find expressions of their masculinity through violence discuss

Additional factors such as social class, poverty, culture and race are also involved, and this makes it difficult to isolate the element of gender and analyse its role in society. This paper introduces recent theories about gender in society and suggests an appropriate way of approaching the subject. It then considers how far and why young men in disadvantaged areas …

Religion That Uniting People

Religion is a huge dividing factor between people of conflicting beliefs. While most religions preach tolerance, it seems very few of them are actually able to live out this belief or religious tolerance.Religion is meant to be a uniting force. A spiritual set of guidelines, a common belief in one ruler, or a unified idea of how everything is the …

Observance of Religious Holidays

Research Problem The research problem is, Study the history of observance of religious holidays. Explore the pros and cons of observing religious holidays, the policies of the schools and educational institutions, the legal issues involved and the steps taken by the administrators in observing religious holidays. Literature review According to the pages of history, United Sates which was a land …

A Review of lloyd and Craig 2007

The following review examines Lloyd and Craig’s (2007) framework and provides an evaluation of its proposed benefits. Summary of Article According to Lloyd and Craig (2007), taking a patient history is arguably the most important aspect of patient assessment. Because of the continually expanding role of nurses, the need exists to expand their assessment skills as well. In this article, …

Clinton Trial

However, in 1998, he was accused for perjury and obstruction of justice during a case against him. These two accusations were related to a scandal concerning a white house intern. Although he was acquitted by the U.S Senate and completed his term in office the trial marked a great part of American history. Clinton’s Trial President Bill Clinton’s trial for …

Christology of the Later Fathers

The Council of Nicea served to integrate the Church and the State, and it addressed the problems that had been created by Arianism. Constantine settled a number of these problems, and he also took measures to render future controversies, on account of Arianism, impotent. This was achieved by his brilliant maneuver of establishing a test creed system that was applicable …

The History of African American Education in America

This school became the center of knowledge for African Americans. Carver tried to improve the Southern economy where African Americans were the most oppressed. In 1922, the first course regarding African civilization was taught at the American University called Howard University. Later, in 1944, the United Negro College Fund was established by Frederick Douglass Patterson to assist in supporting African …

American Past

To understand the American historical expansion, an extensive analyses and evaluation of the existing primary sources is significant. The essay analyses and evaluates two closely related primary sources of American past from Reading the American Past Volume 1 by Michael Johnson (a history of the United States of America and America revolution in South Carolina). The essay will as well …

Special Education

Special education is a very important field of study as it seeks to integrate the special needs child into the mainstream society and empower them to grow into autonomous citizens, despite their personal exceptionalities (Farrell, 2010). Essentially, special education seeks to find avenues through which to shun the victimization and discrimination against exceptional individuals in the society. This can be …

Grief and Bereavement Support Groups as a Supportive Intervention for People Who Are Facing the Experience of Loss and Grief

Complicated bereavement is unfortunately not uncommon. Factors that can complicate the grieving process include an unanticipated loss, sudden, random or violent circumstances, multiple losses, the death of a child, or an angry, ambivalent or dependent relationship with the deceased. The mourner’s history of losses, personality style, and pre-morbid mental health adjustment also impact the grief process (Rando, 1993). Clearly, the …

Describe the evidence for environmental changes since the Last Interglacial (Marine Isotope Stage 5e approximately 130 000 year

With such information in mind, it is then relevant to discuss such issues in this paper. This being the key points of this paper, the research question is: what is the evidence for environmental change in the tropical since the last interglacial? The tropical region history The tropic is a region on the earth surrounding the equator. The region is …

Black quarterbacks in the NFL

B. The four different queries are: 1. Black quarterbacks in the NFL 2. Black quarterbacks currently in the NFL 3. Black quarterbacks active in the NFL 4. Black quarterbacks playing in the NFL These queries should bring up different information but with the same focus on black quarterbacks. We will see the black quarterbacks that have entered and exited the …

SUMMARY

By 1935, prior to the acquisition of the farm, the number of nesting pairs of sandhill cranes in Wisconsin were 25. This was one of his major concerns and he thereby corresponded with people in Wisconsin that have knowledge of sandhill cranes. The collective effort of Leopold and his colleague has yielded positive fruits as there are 12,000 sandhill cranes …

Borderline Personality Disorder

Borderline personality disorder (BPD) is a personality disorder characterized by persistent disturbance of the personality function of the affected individual. Its main feature and manifestation is a pervasive pattern of instability of the emotions, moods, self-image and interpersonal relationships in the affected person. The disorder can also manifest in devaluation and idealization episodes. The disorder mainly occurs in early adulthood. …

Unit 2 jounal

Chapter 3In this chapter, the writer will pay homage to roots of slavery in America, where the hidden origins of slavery are discussed. The writer opines that slavery took place in a very tactical and system manner, making it very difficult for it to be detected easily even by the Blacks who were to become victims later. At this point, …

Parentlessness and Social Isolation The Psychopathology of Bundy and Wuornos

Parentlessness and Social Isolation: The Psychopathology of Bundy and WuornosWuornos and Bundy are both white and come from working-class families, but they have different sexual, educational, and criminal backgrounds. Their grandparents raised them, and none of them were wealthy. While Bundy was shy, introverted, and most likely graduated high school as a virgin (Bell 5), Wuornos was sexually promiscuous. Michael …

Treatise on International Criminal Law

It is for these two reasons that the definition of computer network operations has two meanings. In the civilian application, the term refers to all actions that seek to provide computer networks with optimum capacity in order to improve the delivery of both the quality and quantity of information to users. In military use, the term refers to actions that …

The Rhetorical/Visual Analysis

Visual rhetoric encompasses art, media and aesthetics. Images are intended to generate arguments or help an individual in decision making. In present times, media of advertising are laying out advertisements that are likely to have a greater impact on the audience, communicate about a product and differentiate it from others in a wide gap of differences by reinforcing a sense …

Terror in Iraq

Historically, Arabs have been warriors in nature- born to kill at the moment’s notice. The history from the Crusades suggests the level of their hatred against White people and the issue of Middle East in the recent past and the first Gulf War can be attributed as few of the important reasons in the backdrop to understand the general Arab …

How Does an Analysis of the Wider Social Context Help Us Understand Individual Actions More Fully

By exploring the concepts presented in this chapter it is my intention to elaborate upon the interconnectivity of the individual and society.Drawing on material supplied in chapter one (Carter et al 2008) I shall attempt to investigate this issue from several different angles. In this chapter, Tim Jordan’s central theme is security in social context. In order to provide a …

MultiDisciplinary Nature of Food and the Scientific Principles that Underpin Technology

The emphasis is on chemistry, technology, and applied biology, but it may also be on economics or behavioral sciences. Studies in food science can provide an excellent basis for a career in the food industry and trade as well as in research (Vikki food science, University of Helsinki ). Food science, combined with the latest improvisations in nanotechnology can be …

Discuss and Examine the Free movement of Lawyers to provide services and establish a practice in another Member State of the Eur

Heremans (2010) indicated that by ratifying several laws the EU’s actions are geared towards integrating the national systems for legal practice within its jurisdiction. This paper is aimed at assessing the structures guiding the legal practice within the larger European Union. The main challenges facing the regulations and the implications of legal practice within the territory are also covered in …

Urban Agriculture a Key to Sustainability

Urban Agriculture (UA) is the exercise of cultivating, processing and doling out food within and around cities. The most remarkable feature of urban agriculture, which distinguishes it from rural agriculture, is that it is capable of being integrated into the urban economic, social and ecological systems. This includes the use of urban residents as workers, the use of common urban …

BaalShem Tov

In the first few chapters, martin Buber reveals the struggle of self understanding of the Jewish people that was particularly driven by their experience of alienation. From a literary perspective, Buber uses a cohesive literary composition to depict a new social dimension that was particularly founded by Baal-Shem Tov. The descriptive account of the twenty stories contained in the book …

Lecture

Judaism has and continues to be the true identity of a Jew despite it just being a religion which over time has closely intertwined with their culture and to a greater degree act as a seam that holds the whole nation of Israel together. Most notably is the role of Judaism in legalizing or illegalizing certain food components and at …

John Wayne Gacy

It is evidently clear from the discussion that John Wayne Gacy was a serial killer who is known for killing 33 boys and young men and burying them under the crawlspace in his home. Gacy was a charming, and interesting man, and he had status in his community as a businessman who also worked for the charity. Gacy also did …

Coronary Artery Disease

The heart becomes starved of its vital nutrients and the oxygen it needs to function properly. Whereas the signs and symptoms of heart disease are distinguished in the advanced stage of the illness, most persons with the disease show no sign of the illness for many years. When the disease shows its first signs, it is then followed by a …

Protecting the Natural Environment in China Through Green Marketing

Of major concern is environmental degradation in China, which has become so severe, resulting in stark aftermaths domestically as well as internationally. Considering that this environmental degradation ensues from China’s massive production, is there anything that the government, production firms and Chinese citizens can do to alleviate this problem? China, in pursuit of little gains, has for a long time …

The Operationalisation of Management and Leadership Development into Practice

The case studies now will be discussing how these theories and practices are displayed in management and leadership styles in the real-life working environment across various sectors.The model that would be applied is based on the theoretical framework that leaders are developed over time. Through the concurrent collaborative applications of both Adair (2003) and House (1971) who argued that leaders …

Role of Medicaid

Medicaid is also a means tested program, which is responsible in the provision of quality health care to Americans who are eligible to the program. In particular, the Medicaid serve those people who are disable, poor as well as those who cannot afford their medical care. It serves as a complement to the Medicare by ensuring that people in low-income …

History of the Middle East

The Oil-Embargo of Middle Eastern countries on states favoring Israel through their policies. Even though this did not cause a lot of changes in the policies of such nations, however, it was economically detrimental to the countries that were targeted by it.September 17, 1978, Camp David Accords are signed by Egypt’s Nasser, and Israel’s Begin, in the presence of United …

Family and Culture in Terms of Ethics

Latinos are the highest in terms of percentage increase in the four years observation with a 16.2% increase in poverty and 24.9% increase in extremely poor children (p. 36). Gender roles are nothing but expectations as to how males or females should think, act and feel. Regarding a family, there are many gender roles that are expected and there are …

Little italy

However, Italian Harlem is currently composing of more Spanish Americans as compared to those from Italian origin. In this regard, Little Italy in lower Manhattan serves as a perfect representation of Italian populations in modern America. Currently, Little Italy in New York is characterized by numerous restaurants selling Italian cuisine. In addition, streets along this region are laced with several …

Gold Standard

This paper will discuss both advantages and disadvantages that could be incurred if the United States economy returns to the Gold Standard, by presenting a brief history on US economy’s use of the Gold Standard and the circumstances surrounding the standard’s dismissal. From early centuries, Gold has always been placed at an esteemed position due to its use and functionality. …

History of U S Intelligence

Based on the paper, in the United State, intelligence services are provided by 16 government-owned intelligence agencies. All these sixteen intelligence agencies form the famous the United States Intelligence Community. All these agencies are ascribed with the duties of conducting several matters related to foreign relations and most importantly working separately as well as jointly to ensure the protection of …

Clinical Questions Pool

Biological factors: This is the very first step that should be taken in order to fully understand why an individual has the tendency to abuse dangerous substances like drugs, harmful potion, alcohol, excessive coffee drinking etc. The first method that could be employed here is called Family Pedigree Model: the family history of the patient is probed so as to …

Cuban Revolution of 1959

Varadero and Havana were the Rich and Famous’ resort and casinos, gambling as well as prostitution, were commonplace. Most Cubans particularly on the rural areas however lived in an environment of atrocious repression and they experienced extreme poverty, they were uneducated and there were many illnesses among them among them. Cuban dictator Batista was in power during this time and …

Tourism Operations Management

Task 1(L01) Tour operations sector In travel and tourism, tour operators are the ones which combine two or more businesses in a package which is ultimately offered to the consumer as a holiday package. In UK there are two kinds of tour operators- mainstream tour operators and specialist tour operators (Meyers, n.d, pp.8-9). Mainstream tour operators are the ones who …

Division of Labour

Its importance is analogous to the various organs, muscles, tendons, veins and cells of the body – that each must play its part and coordinate in order for the entire human body to function and live normally. Adam Smith (2003) explained this by positing how division of labor is the foundation of the wealth of nations. In his book, Wealth …

Ethnic Conflict and Multiculturalism

The author presents a wide range of examples to support the aforementioned thesis. By perusing relevant scholarship, the author does make a persuasive case for the superiority of ethnonational bonds over patriotic bonds. The notion of common ethnicity has played a significant role throughout the history of human civilization, whereas patriotism, as is presently understood, is a relatively new phenomenon …

In what Ways did Jack Johnson Live an Atypical Life for a Person of Color in the Early 20th Century

Black eulogized him and white papers gave front-page coverage to contribute to his national fame. A totally self-made individual, Johnson studied in the college of self-education, where his mind was his principal and his tremendous initiative, the professors and he possessed the strong will to grow through the challenging circumstances, like racial bias, professional rivalry, and sexual belligerence.Theresa Runstedtler writes, …

Economic History of China

Pomeranz talks about the economic history which was very important. Many authors have come out to challenge China on the industrial revolution. It is argued out that the situation at Yangzi and the Pearl River deltas in the year 1750 were not that worse when compared to other developed areas that are in Europe (Pomeranz, 2000). This is how divergence …

Ilandes between them

Japan is a prominent affiliate for the US in several foreign policy subjects, especially when it comes to security priorities, from countering the growth ofChina within the region to responding to threats from North Korea. After the World War II, the alliance between US and Japan has long been a fix of the US security function within East Asia. This …

Kipnis and cultural factors in pornography

This, according to historical perspectives of Kipnis, (7) define the methodical consideration on the approach to sexual of choice and give relevance to the cultural expectations, making valid evaluation of communication styles within a critically defined levels of communication. The impact of sexuality including the sheer expression of the natural communication provide distinctive elements in which proper projection will be …

General science

The first and most apparent recognized use is as communications apparatus with people you already have a strong acquaintance. Email and instantaneous messaging has gone way past the previous adopter phase. For many enterprises, societies and families, it has become one of the prevailing forms of communication. Email is up there with the telephone, and more and more is replacing …

El Nio/La Nia ( weather)

Consequently, they affect the ocean activity and global weather and climate. Moreover, the two episodes of climate usually last from nine to twelve months. However, sometimes the episodes prolong and may even continue to two years. The usual time of beginning for the episodes is June and August (NOAA, 2013). A peak follows this that usually takes place between December …

Reaching Students and Their Needs for Learning in an Alternative Manner by a Short History of Nearly Everything

When examining the first two sections on Lost in the Cosmos and The Size of the Earth, there is the ability to see how they approach the author takes makes the topic easier to understand.The main concept that Bryson presents in A Short History of Nearly Everything is to show how the universe was created from a scientific point of …

Assess the impact of third party intervention in two conflicts since the end of Cold War

Due to the Cold War, competition between the two parties i.e. the USA and the USSR (Soviet Union), took many twists and turns in the global context like that of political, ideological, social, economical and cultural among others. During this period of time USSR was unified and it included presently independent countries like Georgia, Ukraine, Uzbekistan, Kyrgyzstan and Kazakhstan, etc.The …

Ant Heap Comparison

At the expense of human suffering the pit grows deeper and deeper as gold and dirt are removed. Mr. Clark is hired as Mr. Macintosh’s engineer. Mr. Macintosh and Mr. Clark and his family are the only white persons living near the pit. Tommy is Mr. Clark’s son who grows up playing with black children although he is white. His …

Greek Literature and Film

It has been a long journey that started with a single step of archetypes such as the patient woman and that fatherless child, not to fail to mention the returning wander (Stanford, 2008). Among this the interpretational dedicated ‘Odyssey’ acts as the catalyst and have provided the reader a strong endorsement of this novelist’s introduction creating suspense on what will …

Analysis of Exxon Mobil Corporation

Higher prices of oil and commodities, in general, have a negative effect on equity investment and on world economic growth. ExxonMobil’s success is thus intricately linked to the success of all industries that engage in some kind of production, regardless of whether that production incorporates oil. Following the trend of its past success, it seems the short- to medium-term future …

College Entrance Exams

History claims that the concept of college entrance exams originated in ancient China. Imperial schools tested musical skills, archery, horsemanship, arithmetic, writing composition, and information regarding various ceremonies. (Hopkins 36-47). In America, the system of college entrance exams initiated in 1901. Later on, the Scholastic Aptitude Test or SAT came into the limelight owing to the convenient testing method is …

The Importance of Divination in History

They realized that overuse of the land one year would result in fewer yields the following year. This suggested to these people supernatural powers, leading to the development of concepts of gods or goddesses, the idea that luck could be obtained by learning how best to appease the deities that ruled over these forces.These ideas are reflected in shamanism as …

The History of Irish Education

The association between the three internal departments of the inspectorates was of special concern given the salary differential that existed amongst them and the fact that they wielded different levels of power. The independence gained by the primary inspectorate early in the 19th century paved way for its domination by the central administration. At this point, the inspectorate power had …

Learning Technologies in Education &amp

Enhancing Teaching and Learning with IT and Multimedia82000 The main unit theme is ‘Using multimedia for Learning’ where the specific unit topic will cover ‘The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia’. In this regard, students in grades 10 and 11 shall be the target audience. Through the utilization of various forms of multimedia and computer programs, the project intends to facilitate learning …

The Mortgage Meltdown from an Ethical Perspective

The current global financial crisis that has erupted as the result of defaults on subprime mortgages. The origins of the crisis lay in deregulation of the financial industry, which allowed excessive speculation by banks (Chossudovsky, 2008). The unregulated growth of leveraged operations produced an increase in mortgage-based bonds and the securitization of mortgage loans. Earlier, banks were more conservative in …

Family and Medical Leave Act

FMLA embodies provisions on coverage of employer, the benefits of employees, requirements for entitlement, continuity of health benefits during leave, returning to the same position after the leave, notice and certification, and security of employees who avail of such leave (The Family, 2004). It is a social welfare law with a noble purpose, which is to give employees a balanced …

Emma Goldman and Anarchist Movement

This paper tells that although the anarchist movement has a reputation for having been violent, Goldman believed in non-violent resistance to authority, despite some of the crimes she was accused of committing with violent undertones. Part of her activism including championing the rights of women, most specifically through the distribution of information about birth control. In 1917, after declaring war, …

The AntiLynching Crusade of Ida B Wells

History books have documented the stories of those who fit this description. For example, George Washington possessed the military skills that enabled a loosely connected group of colonies to conquer what was, at the time, the most powerful nation in the world. He was a learned man and considered one of the best statesmen of his era. Without his leadership, …

Harpos Bar and Restaurant

The bar is especially popular on football Saturdays, which is the Saturdays that the University of Missouri hosts a home football game. The bar serves drink schedules twice a week, as they feature quarter draws of beer on Thursday nights, along with half-price wings and $2 shots. The history of the bar and grill is that it was established in …

Car Safety Technology

The School Transportation News (n.d.) gives us a brief acquaintance on the history of seat belts. In the 1930’s, U.S. doctors fitted their own cars with lap belts and began urging car manufacturers to include the feature in all new cars, when they perceived the danger of dashboard designs in earlier vehicles. During the 1950’s, several developments arose: from the …