Essays Tagged: "agitation"

Violence in the Prohibion Era

ly lead to killings). Second, I will also be talking about violence in response to, or as a part of agitation and not violence attendant to law enforcement, as well as the impact a Carry Nation type f ... taken by law officers is somewhat separate from violence associated with a social reform movement's agitation for change. Such violence grows out the state's presumption to have a monopoly of force an ...

(6 pages) 64 0 3.3 Oct/1996

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

Biblical refernces in the book, "Cry, the Beloved Country" by Alan Paton.

Cry, the Beloved CountryThe book "Cry, the Beloved Country" by Alan Paton is a book about agitation and turmoil of both whites and blacks over the white segregation policy called apartheid. ...

(7 pages) 58 1 4.2 Mar/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Christianity

A Comparison of Sylvia Plath's 'Blackberrying' and 'Mirror'

e seen on another level by analysing what the mirror sees of the woman's distress, 'her tears and...agitation of hands' and the idea that she has 'drowned a young girl'. This is also evident in 'Black ... yed in them. Both 'Blackberrying' and 'Mirror' are written by Sylvia Plath and reflect distress and agitation experienced during her life. This is more apparent in 'Mirror' as the voice of the poem ta ...

(4 pages) 92 0 2.5 Apr/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Poetry

The causes of prohibition and its effects on America.

The passage of the 18th amendment represents nearly a century of agitation for temperance laws. There were a number of factors that affected the ideas of the America ...

(5 pages) 114 3 4.6 Apr/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

"Cry, the Beloved Country" by Alan Paton.

The book "Cry, the Beloved Country" by Alan Paton is a book about agitation and turmoil of both whites and blacks over the white segregation policy called apartheid. ...

(7 pages) 55 0 4.0 May/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature

Africa: Cry the Beloved Country

t least three quotes from the bookThe book "Cry, the Beloved Country" by Alan Paton is a book about agitation and turmoil between both whites and blacks over the white segregation policy called aparth ...

(7 pages) 60 1 4.3 Mar/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > African Studies - History

Africa: CTBC

t least three quotes from the bookThe book "Cry, the Beloved Country" by Alan Paton is a book about agitation and turmoil of both whites and blacks over the white segregation policy called apartheid. ...

(7 pages) 39 1 3.9 Mar/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > African Studies - History

Booker T. Washington & W.E.B. Du Bois political differences

o obtain political rights. Du Bois was quoted, "What must we do then . . . complain . . . ceaseless agitation, unfailing exposure of dishonesty and wrong- this is the ancient, unerring way to liberty. ...

(1 pages) 66 0 3.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Changes in the 19th Century British Press J de Salles

press from the turn of the eighteenth century into the nineteenth century. It was a time of popular agitation where the government sought to suppress free political expression through various strategi ...

(9 pages) 51 0 4.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

The Art of Living: Vipassana Meditation

peace and harmony, because these are what we lack in our lives. From time to time we all experience agitation, irritation, disharmony, suffering; and when one suffers from agitation, one does not keep ... one does not keep this misery limited to oneself. One keeps distributing it to others as well. The agitation permeates the atmosphere around the miserable person. Everyone who comes into contact with ...

(21 pages) 63 0 3.0 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The 1905 Russian Revolution

outbreak of the revolution in 1905, most of which are related to the events of the year itself. The agitation and unrest of the Russian people began to show itself when the war against Japan began in ...

(4 pages) 45 0 0.0 Jul/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

Depression

n inability to feel pleasure or take an interest in life. The condition may lead to sleep problems, agitation, and difficulty concentrating. Some depressed people are physically depressed as well -- c ...

(2 pages) 47 0 3.0 Aug/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Mental Health

Alzheimers Disease, what it is, what it does to your body and why.

to many medications, there is an increased risk of having an adverse reaction, including confusion, agitation, sleepiness or sleeplessiness, mood swings, memory problems and/or stomach upset. While it ...

(6 pages) 81 0 4.3 Dec/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Diseases

The Struggle Of A Single Mother

ed a family all on her own. Her tone in the article is very altering. From frustration to anger and agitation to glad; Downey shares all her feelings with the readers. At a point, she is feeling shame ...

(4 pages) 49 1 3.7 Dec/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Stalin and Propaganda

ropaganda to indoctrinate educated people. He employed another tactic toward the uneducated, called agitation. This process involved the use of slogans, stories, half-truths, and even outright lies in ...

(2 pages) 26 0 3.5 Jan/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

German Revolution.

rise even to purported revolutionaries. But it did in Germany. There was no sustained revolutionary agitation and strategy preceding it and when it came even the Social Democrats were completely overw ... tore the monarchy is an open question, but there is no doubt that a certain amount of revolutionary agitation had been going on during the latter part of the war. The Independent Socialists and later ...

(12 pages) 22 0 4.0 Oct/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History > German History

Satyagraha.

id pursued by the British against the migrant Indians in South Africa and hence began a non-violent agitation against this policy from 1893 to 1914 in which he achieved great success. In January 1915, ...

(11 pages) 40 0 3.0 Dec/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > Asian History

"Cry, The Beloved Country": A 5 page research paper on how apartheid influences the book.

"Cry, the Beloved Country", by Alan Paton, is a book about agitation and turmoil of both whites and blacks over the white segregation policy called apartheid. ...

(5 pages) 22 0 0.0 Mar/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature

Literary comparison between Henry Thoreau's "Civil Disobedience" and Martin Luther King's "Letters from Birmingham Jail."

te, southern clergy men that segregation is an evil, unjust law that should be defeated through the agitation of direct protesting, and Thoreau, writing to a more broad, non addressed audience, and fo ...

(4 pages) 57 0 0.0 Mar/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

"The Scream"- analysis of painting

experience a sense of nausea. It gives the impression that the character is experiencing emotional agitation, and that his perception of the world may not be a true one.Contrast between the bright co ...

(1 pages) 21563 2 4.6 Aug/2006

Subjects: Art Essays > Design Arts