Essays Tagged: "apartments"

THE PROGRESSIVE ERA

fe conditions and long hours, all for a minimum wage that could only afford for the increasing slum apartments. Different companies took advantage of the same working class of the cities, usually over ... most people could not afford for much and would rather live in the streets than in the overcrowding apartments. She did not stop there though. She also lobbied for child labor, factory conditions, imm ...

(3 pages) 197 0 3.8 Apr/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

My Apartment

   I took us four trips to Ankeny just to get our apartment. First, we had to look at different apartments. Then we had to sign a few papers and leave a deposit. Belmont Apartments decided to ch ...

(3 pages) 73 1 3.9 Nov/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Rent Control in New York

d rent stabilization in NYC.Rent control is the government imposition of price ceilings on rent for apartments in certain areas of a city. The goal is usually to protect the rights of the poor. Thus, ... at are unfairly expensive.Another problem that is created is that landlords who own rent controlled apartments are often not able to earn enough money to adequately maintain buildings. This leads to r ...

(5 pages) 137 1 5.0 Feb/1995

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Who was the "Boston strangler"? Discusses the unsolved case.

ese murders as the work of a single person, the public did. All of the women were murdered in their apartments, had been sexually molested, and were strangled with articles of clothing. There were no ...

(4 pages) 70 0 5.0 Dec/2002

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Cases

FINAL PROJECT: A FILM ON HOMELESS WOMEN. how to create a film about homeless women. Ideas for the film. Cultural Anthropology class.

ographic film and call people around the world for their help in the form of money, clothing, food, apartments and offers of jobs to these people.We decided as a group of 3 students to do an ethnograp ... completed and sold would be used to get people out of the dark tunnels for good, and into their own apartments above ground. By working as a group they are going to help themselves to accomplish this ...

(12 pages) 165 2 4.6 Feb/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Anthropology

Lightless Night.

g how could all this happen I went for a walk. It seemed like everybody was out of their houses and apartments. They were laughing and discussing what had happened. Also, without traffic lights the st ...

(2 pages) 28 1 4.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Request for a traffic signal to be placed at an intersection...This essay is how proposals are to be written.

o: Phil Genovese, Westfield Department of Public WorksFrom: Nicole Mason, C/O Residents of Edgewood ApartmentsDate: October 2, 2003Subject: Request for a Traffic Signal at the Intersection of Edgewood ... ection of the Edgewood Apartment Complex driveway, Union St. and Moseley Ave. Residents of Edgewood Apartments are unable to exit their street due to the high volume of traffic that passes and frequen ...

(3 pages) 122 0 5.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

The Boston Strangler a short biography.

rders as the work of a single individual, the public did. All of these women were murdered in their apartments, had been sexually molested, and were strangled with articles of clothing. With no signs ...

(1 pages) 23 1 3.7 May/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

Death of a Salesman by Arthur Miller - Commentary (pages 11-14)

diately knows that the house is not owned by a wealthy person, just a 'salesman'. There are ominous apartments surrounding this 'fragile' old-fashioned house. This immediately gives the reader the fee ...

(4 pages) 29 0 3.0 Sep/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

State Comparison of Dallas, Texas and Shreveport, Louisiana

ent, or its lack of resources.In the battle of costs for living, whether they might be for houses orapartments, Shreveport wins. The average price for a 3-bedroom housein Dallas is $143,697, compared ...

(2 pages) 47 2 4.4 Nov/2004

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Personal modern appropriation of Rapunzel

The Tower's WindowOnce upon a time, in a kingdom where the land was filled with skyscrapers and apartments, badly maintained roads choked with traffic, there lived a couple, a teenager and his gir ...

(5 pages) 21 0 3.0 Oct/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Poems & Short Stories

Wings Of Desire

e from heaven to watch over people and can hear the inner voices of them. As they see them in their apartments, moving on the streets, subways and in a library. The two angels are dressed like normal ...

(1 pages) 362 0 0.0 May/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Mask Of The Red Death

throw a great masquerade. He invited many friends and elegant people.The party took place in seven apartments. Each apartment was decorated in a different color. Each apartment was pleasant except fo ... d death.The prince began to chase the red deathly man. He followed him with a knife through all the apartments. The evil guest finally stopped in the seventh room. The prince pulled the knife at the r ...

(4 pages) 805 0 0.0 May/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Change

. We in lived one of the townhouses named "The Majestic."� Right across the street were some apartments, and there where some houses down the street, I always had a lot of kids to play with. Ev ...

(4 pages) 9 0 0.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Single Parent

ard working and independent, all qualities I felt have brushed off on to me.We always lived in good apartments and never fell alseep hungry. My mother did the best she could to keep us in good living ...

(2 pages) 359 0 0.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

The Cost of Technology

s a serious health problem because it leads to other problems like obesity. Many people who live in apartments prefer to use the elevator rather than taking the stairs. Besides, a person who owns a ca ...

(3 pages) 71 0 4.3 Aug/2007

Subjects: Science Essays > Technology

Living on campus vs. apartment

lothes storage for each student. So, studying environment on campus does not differ strikingly from apartments. But we have more advantages in socializing with other students. In other words , you wil ...

(1 pages) 25 1 3.0 Sep/2007

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Arthur Miller's (Death of a Salesman) views on present society

is that all aspects of our lives were becoming more industry based, including the food we eat. The apartments with their “sharp angular structure” in contrast with Willy’s traditional ...

(3 pages) 30 1 4.0 Nov/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Supply and Demand Simulation

Management in Atlantis, the responsibility for maintaining reasonable rental rates and quantity of apartments demanded involves several factors. Personal preferences, economy, income, and rental rate ... ves an increase in quantity demanded at a lower price as more potential tenants are willing to rent apartments at a lower vacancy rate. As the rental rate is lowered, revenue initially increases, reac ...

(4 pages) 118 0 4.5 Jan/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Arthur Miller's Version of the American Dream, Death of a Salesman

e play, Linda and Willy are well aware that nothing will ever grow in their backyard because of the apartments that have recently been built around their house. "The grass don't grow any more, you can ...

(5 pages) 2230 0 3.0 Mar/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors