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  • Chinese Woman

    Chinese Woman

    Chinese Women Traditional Chinese society was patriarchal, patrilineal, and patrilocal. In this male dominated society, sons were preferred to daughters, and women were expected to be subordinate to their fathers, husbands, and sons. Because marriages were arranged, young women and men had virtually no voice in the decisions on their marriage partner, resulting in loveless marriages. Once married, it was the woman who left her family and community and went to live with her husband's

    Essay Length: 1,499 Words / 6 Pages
    Submitted: August 29, 2010
  • Civil Engineering

    Civil Engineering

    Steve Klehfoth 1/29/01 CIVIL ENGINEERING Civil engineering is the oldest of the main branches of engineering. Civil engineers use their knowledge to supervise and plan construction projects such as roads, airports, bridges, canals, tunnels, and wastewater systems. They also collaborate with architects to design and construct various types of buildings. Some other civil engineering endeavors include highways, airports, pipelines, railroads, levees, and irrigation and sewage systems. Civil engineers try to design their structures to be

    Essay Length: 559 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: August 29, 2010
  • The Unprincipled Family

    The Unprincipled Family

    The Unprincipled Family Fredrick Per8 Interrelated arts The dangerous relationship of Claudius, the king, and Hamlet, the king's nephew and stepson, contain two elements that are pervasive enough to categorize it as such. Treachery and paranoia are those traits. Treachery is one of the basic unprinciples of the relationship, as is shown in the scene of the fencing match and the planning that goes around it. In a scene that relates to the planning of

    Essay Length: 907 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: August 31, 2010
  • Education Values

    Education Values

    Discussions on particular educational curricular issues or programs reflect not only educational values but societal values as well. Three areas in particular that have been eliciting much discussion are bilingual education programs, services within schools for gay and lesbian students, and inclusion of multicultural curricula. Among each of these programs, questions have been raised about their relativity to education and the comprehensive research to prove that these programs are beneficial to students. Bilingual education is

    Essay Length: 810 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: September 1, 2010
  • Bilingual Education And Latino Civil Rights

    Bilingual Education And Latino Civil Rights

    Bilingual Education and Latino Civil Rights While the population of language minority children in the nation makes up a substantial part of the student population, and continues to grow, their educational civil rights have come under increasing scrutiny and attack over the past decade. All students have the right to be provided access to content area knowledge. Bilingual education, or teaching through the native language, has been an important technique for providing that right

    Essay Length: 1,973 Words / 8 Pages
    Submitted: September 5, 2010
  • Trade In The Aztec Civilization

    Trade In The Aztec Civilization

    Trade in the Aztec Civilization While reading the Trade in the Aztec Civilization, I learned a great deal of new and old business ethics. I saw the differences between today's business and before business and how we have evolved from it. One of the first things I noticed was the different social classes. Just like in today's society there were the rich, the middle class, and the poor. The pipiltin's and mayeques considered themselves

    Essay Length: 525 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: September 9, 2010
  • The Chinese Revolution

    The Chinese Revolution

    As many other countries around the world China has its long history of a struggle for equality and prosperity against tyrants and dictatorships. The establishment of People's Republic of China in 1949 seemed to have put an end to that struggle for a better life. "The Chinese people have stood up!" declared Mao Tse-tung, the chairman of China's Communist Party (CPP) Ð'- a leading political force in the country for the time. The people were

    Essay Length: 772 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: September 9, 2010
  • Collapse Of Civilizations

    Collapse Of Civilizations

    The factors that lead to the "collapse" of civilizations are almost directly related to those that created it. Archaeologists characterize collapse by a number of elements, some of which we have evidence for, others we do not. Most archaeologists are unsure of exactly what caused the decline of most civilizations in the ancient world, yet there are many clues to some of the events that could have contributed. The collapse of the ancient Roman Empire,

    Essay Length: 1,321 Words / 6 Pages
    Submitted: September 10, 2010
  • Renaissance Values

    In today's society most people who are asked to name a great artist of all time reply with names such as Leonardo Da Vinci and Michaelengelo. These people created their genius masterpieces during a time of growth and change in Europe known as the Renaissance. I think that the Renaissance came about when it did for many reasons such as changes in the church, new money, trading, education, and humanism. Some of these same changes

    Essay Length: 752 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: September 11, 2010
  • A Civil Engineering Success

    A Civil Engineering Success

    Civil Engineering History and Heritage U.S. 20 Iowa River Bridge The Iowa River Bridge on Highway U.S.20 was built in such a way that it not only was able to expand the once two lane blacktop roads into a four lane highway, but also to keep environmental impacts of construction and existence of the bridge to a minimum. The $21 million dollar bridge consists of two 12.0 m wide deck structures that each contain five

    Essay Length: 442 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: September 12, 2010
  • Family Vacation

    Family Vacation

    A Wonderful Family Vacation I. The family vacation is an American tradition. A. The Walt Disney World advertisement, however, takes a different approach by marketing to the entire family. II. The caption of the Walt Disney World advertisement in Family Circle magazine reads: "Pretend your family is on the most magical vacation ever." III. The next picture shows a mother being pampered by her husband in a make believe Hollywood scene. IV. This advertisement

    Essay Length: 1,167 Words / 5 Pages
    Submitted: September 12, 2010
  • Family And Household

    Family And Household

    Family and Household The word family comes from the Latin word familia which means household. This seems to be fitting since they both seem synonymous. In the dictionary the definition of family is a group of individuals living under one roof and usually under one head or a group of persons of common ancestry. The definition of household is those who dwell under the same roof and compose a family or a social unit

    Essay Length: 1,031 Words / 5 Pages
    Submitted: September 14, 2010
  • Conflict Between Humanistic And Scientific Value

    HRM - Conflicts of Scientific and Humanistic Values 1.0 Introduction One of the popular theory of the "Critical Theorist " ( with reference to the Marxist view ). science reduce humankind to passive objects beholden to the laws of "nature." Sociology, as a form of science, is therefore also criticized for making scientific studies a means to an end unto themselves, as well as for not recognizing the importance of the individual. Modern society at

    Essay Length: 8,856 Words / 36 Pages
    Submitted: September 16, 2010
  • Traditional Chinese Medicine

    Traditional Chinese Medicine

    TCM, or Traditional Chinese Medicine, can be traced as far back as 1000 BC, where stone acupuncture needles were believed to be used. Texts from that period also talked of Yin and Yang and other concepts. The first written work on TCM is titled the Yellow Emperor's Inner Classic, Huangdi Newijing (Gascoigne 11). This book was written in 300 BC, but entries date back to the early 2700's BC. The book is still used in

    Essay Length: 3,498 Words / 14 Pages
    Submitted: September 17, 2010
  • The Values Americans Live By

    The Values Americans Live By

    The Values Americans Live By by Robert Kohls In the article The Values Americans Live By by Robert Kohls, he states in the very first paragraph, "Most Americans would have a difficult time telling you, specifically, what the values are which Americans live by." This statement is dead on when comparing America to almost any other country. In America there are so many different cultures because families from other countries are coming here in search

    Essay Length: 653 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: September 22, 2010
  • Civil Rights

    Civil Rights

    In the postwar years, the NAACP's legal strategy for civil rights continued to succeed. Led by Thurgood Marshall, the NAACP Legal Defense Fund challenged and overturned many forms of discrimination, but their main thrust was equal educational opportunities. For example, in Sweat v. Painter (1950), the Supreme Court decided that the University of Texas had to integrate its law school. Marshall and the Defense Fund worked with Southern plaintiffs to challenge the Plessy doctrine directly,

    Essay Length: 758 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: September 23, 2010
  • Value Of A College Education

    Value Of A College Education

    Value Of A College Education According to Lundberg (2003), "adult students are one of the most rapidly growing segments of today's college student population, making up approximately 40% of all college students" (665). Having a college education is an important tool that contributes to several aspects of a person's life. The areas that are impacted the most would be the professional and personal areas. It is important to learn the value of a college education

    Essay Length: 1,355 Words / 6 Pages
    Submitted: September 27, 2010
  • Nietzsche's Revaluation Of All Values

    Nietzsche's Revaluation Of All Values

    Nietzsche's Revaluation of All Values In the nineteenth century, popular philosophy - particularly the Hegelian dialectic - professed that mankind was developing in an upward direction, becoming more angelic as it were. Man's moral laws were more advanced, as support for democracy and equal rights were beginning to become popular. However, Friedrich Nietzsche believed that mankind was entering a downward spiral towards complete decadence. Modern man, with its "advanced" morality, was, in truth, decaying on

    Essay Length: 2,273 Words / 10 Pages
    Submitted: September 27, 2010
  • Civil Rights

    Civil Rights

    Freedom and Rights How would you feel if your individual rights and freedoms were stripped from you during a national crisis? In many countries, the people's individual rights and freedoms are supposed to be protected by the government. But, in some cases, those individual rights and freedoms were taken away from the people during a national crisis. Some examples of these actions are Hitler overtaking complete control over Germany and outlying country's, the Japanese internment

    Essay Length: 575 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: October 1, 2010
  • The Class Of Civilizations

    The Class Of Civilizations

    The article "The Clash of Civilizations?" by Samuel P. Huntington is an intriguing view on how modern day civilizations have grown to become cultural and economic entities trying to make new identities for themselves. A civilization is defined as the broadest cultural grouping of people. It contains a group of people with common languages, history, religion, and customs. Huntington states in his hypothesis "the great division among humankind and the dominating source of conflict

    Essay Length: 465 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: October 3, 2010
  • The Puritan Family

    The Puritan Family

    The Puritan Family Edmund S. Morgan's The Puritan Family displays a multifaceted view of the various aspects of Puritan life. In this book, we, the audience, see into the Puritans' lives and are thereby forced to reflect upon our own. The Puritan beliefs and practices were complicated and rather "snobbish," as seen in The Puritan Family. The Puritans were "Christians," in that they believed in Jesus Christ yet some may argue that they did not

    Essay Length: 810 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: October 6, 2010
  • Civil Litigation Process For Sexual Harassment

    Civil Litigation Process For Sexual Harassment

    CIVIL LITIGATION PROCESS Question: You are a corporate vice president of a large software development & manufacturing company. Specifically, you are in charge of the company's human resources division. One of your responsibilities is to work with the company's retained law firm on suits against the company by present and former employees. A former employee has just filed suit against the company and one of its supervisor's for sexual harassment. The citation has been served

    Essay Length: 1,941 Words / 8 Pages
    Submitted: October 10, 2010
  • Adhd Impact On Family

    Adhd Impact On Family

    The Impact on the Family After reading the articles Driven to Distraction and Lost in Translation, both from Today's Parent magazine, I have learned many new things. I learned that it is sometimes not very easy to pick out a child with ADHD, even if it is your own child. It could take years to discover that a child has ADHD. It can be easily detected once the child has entered elementary school. One of

    Essay Length: 701 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: October 10, 2010
  • Chinese Prostitution

    Chinese Prostitution

    In 1850, only 7 Chinese women were in San Francisco compared to the 4,018 Chinese men. These lows numbers could've been because Chinese men were afraid to bring their wives and raise families in a place full of racial violence. The growing anti-Chinese sentiment and few labor opportunities reduced the chances for entry of Chinese women. The few women in San Francisco's Chinatown basically turned Chinatown into a bachelor's society. Many men went to brothel

    Essay Length: 1,522 Words / 7 Pages
    Submitted: October 14, 2010
  • Chinese Education

    Chinese Education

    Chinese Education The Education system in China although different than America's has many good qualities. The view of Education in China has changed dramatically over the last forty years; it has gone from there being no real system to one that is held up to be one of the best in the world. In this paper I will go through the history of Chinese education and show how much it truly has changed. I will

    Essay Length: 1,784 Words / 8 Pages
    Submitted: October 16, 2010

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