Essays Tagged: "Beirut"

Lebanon

today a country in name only. Its government controlslittle more than half of the nation's capital, Beirut. Its once-vibranteconomy is a shambles. And its society is fragmented - so fragmented, somebe ... foothills of the mountains and theMediterranean Sea, that two of Lebanon's most important cities - Beirut andTripoli- are located. Be irut - Lebanon's capital, largest city, and majorport - is locate ...

(9 pages) 99 0 4.0 Aug/1996

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Die Tempel van Bacchus - Lebanon

die monumente wat in die stad oorgebly het verwoes.Hede-dag Baalbek is met spoorlyne aan Damaskus, Beirut en Halab gebind en is die hoof dorp in die Ooste van Libanon met 'n populasie van ± 50 ...

(2 pages) 28 0 5.0 Nov/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

A breif history of the reasons in which the Israelites and Palestines have been waring and why peace may never be acived.

out Palestinian guerrilla bases near Israel's northern border, instead Israel pushed all the way to Beirut and expelled the PLO form the country ( Yossi 62)." This began on June the sixth. The action ... he action was triggered by the attempt on the life of an Israeli ambassador. Israeli troops reached Beirut in August and allowed the PLO to escape, leaving the Palestinian refugee camp defenseless. On ...

(4 pages) 104 1 2.6 Sep/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > Middle Eastern History

Terrorism: 3 main causes.

Marine barrack, killing hundreds. The Shiite was determined to stop the United States from entering Beirut.There is great importance in understanding the three most common causes of terrorism. Only wh ...

(2 pages) 134 2 2.3 Nov/2003

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Human Factors in Aviation

(14 pages) 228 0 3.4 May/2004

Subjects: Science Essays

Doing Business in Lebanon

titution opportunities in the local market. Some 74% of the country's industrial output is from the Beirut/Mount Lebanon region. The most important industries are food processing, textiles and mechani ... country's single largest development project was the redevelopment of 1.8 million square meters of Beirut's Central District (CBD) by the private sector firm Solidere. The peak year for real estate a ...

(9 pages) 74 0 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

The Armenian Rite

2 the head of the church, or the Patriarch of Catholic Armenians and Catholicos of Cilicia moved to Beirut. Today the church has about 150,000 members, mostly in the east. Armenian Catholic communitie ...

(2 pages) 25 0 3.8 Jun/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

Men in the Sun by Ghassan Kanafani

lished their newspapers (Al-Ray, The Opinion). Kanafani was killed by a car bomb on July 8, 1972 in Beirut.Men in the Sun is Ghassan Kanafani's first novel. This novel explains the consequences of the ...

(4 pages) 83 1 4.8 Oct/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature

"Ports of Call" by Amin Maalouf

a's love relationship is structured around a sequence of binary oppositions such as Muslim and Jew, Beirut & Haifa, to foreground the historical & political sweep of events that often frame th ...

(4 pages) 16 0 5.0 Jul/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature

Lebanese economic report

y with the help from outside forces peaces has enabled the central government to restore control in Beirut begin collecting taxes and regain access to key port a government facilities. As a result cur ... tatus amongst Arab countries.-Solidere is a $2 billion firm which is managing the reconstruction of Beirut’s central business district, the stock market reopened in January 1997 and international ...

(2 pages) 12 0 5.0 Mar/2007

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics > Rates & Indexes

Discuss the aspects of homosexuality, using proper references.

e! Of course, all of these aspects of homosexuality in Lebanon vary between the different areas. In Beirut for example, there exists a greater sense of tolerance and acceptance than in some rural area ...

(5 pages) 71 1 5.0 Apr/2007

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Homosexuality

Usama Bin Laden Outline

a Bin Laden has been involved in several terrorist attacks.A. 1983 attacked U.S. Marine Barracks in Beirut.B. 1998 charged for connections with bombing of U.S. Embassies.C. Responsible for funding a t ...

(2 pages) 661 0 0.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Mark Walsh the protagonist in the novel "Triage" is a war photojournalist. "keep it separate and you don't feel a thing" , how well is Mark in following his own advice? discuss.

ime he did not go to a neutral place and he can not keeping it separate anymore. The war story from Beirut of the little boy running towards Mark makes him feel guilt. He thinks that if he wasn't so c ...

(3 pages) 25 0 1.0 Oct/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

The World Is Not Enough

that wanted to be loved.The day after the takeover of Japan, Basher threw a party in his country in Beirut. The whole country was celebrating for they knew that this was a stepping point for the rest ...

(7 pages) 376 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Shakespeare

The World Is Not Enough

that wanted to be loved.The day after the takeover of Japan, Basher threw a party in his country in Beirut. The whole country was celebrating for they knew that this was a stepping point for the rest ...

(7 pages) 358 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Shakespeare

Masacres of Sabra and Shatila

forces in the western part of the Lebanese capital. A cease-fire turned in to the PLO evacuation of Beirut on September 1st. On September 11th, Ariel Sharon, the leader of the invasion, decided that " ... he invasion, decided that "2,000 terrorists" had stayed inside the Palestinian refugee camps around Beirut. On the 15th, Israeli army occupied West Beirut, watching closely the camps of Sabra and Shat ...

(3 pages) 1034 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > Middle Eastern History

Can terrorism be justified?

ation and destruction that terrorism causes has impacted greatly on the USA and the world. The 1983 Beirut barracks bombings have shown how terrorism is not justified, and how it has caused a worldwid ... ons for the attacks were not supported, and not accepted by many nations around the world. The 1983 Beirut barracks bombings is just one example in history that shows how terrorism is not justified.Th ...

(3 pages) 49 0 4.6 Mar/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

You and Whose Army?

ppled the country of Lebanon. The airport was bombed and all of the highways and bridges leading to Beirut were completely destroyed; the only way in or out of the nation was a very expensive and risk ... increased. While the United States listed Hezbollah as a terrorist organization, the government in Beirut declared it a “national resistance movement.” This recognition however was not popu ...

(11 pages) 15 0 0.0 May/2009

Subjects: Humanities Essays

romeo and juliet

(6 pages) 2 0 0.0 Dec/2014

Subjects: Art Essays > Drama