Essays Tagged: "controversies"


was to teach a new understanding of virtues, it was these virtues that revolved around much of the controversies. The citizens thought that Socrates poisoned the minds of children. Causing them to lo ...

(3 pages) 303 4 3.7 Apr/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Biographies


rsions and paradoxs in nature that Shakespeare will use throughout the play. One of the main controversies of nature for the reader is that in spite of Macbeth's evil deeds, we still find him l ...

(4 pages) 42 0 4.5 Mar/1986

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

The Case Of The Spaniard Quietist Miguel de Molinos

ince its origins has suffered from the attack of heretics and their heresies which have caused many controversies and schisms within it. However, many of the conflicts are the result of other than her ...

(7 pages) 32 0 4.3 Mar/1997

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Christianity

Euthanasia and the robert Latimer case

a topic to be 'in the middle' about. Over the years, cases involving euthanasia have caused massive controversies as to whether or not it is feasible to take the life of another human being in order t ...

(4 pages) 74 0 4.3 Feb/1997

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

Physical Child Abuse

are historically and culturally embedded developments. It is clear that some very large context and controversies shape debates about particular issues about child abuse. Reasons for being in favor of ...

(4 pages) 337 3 3.8 Mar/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

Pass the Peace Pipe

alization of Cannabis Sativa, more commonly known as marijuana, is currently one of the more heated controversies in the country today. The drug has been unrightfully prohibited since the 1930's for i ...

(3 pages) 43 0 4.4 Jan/1997

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Drugs & Alchohol

Is the illegalization of marijuana valid?

he legalization of Cannabis sativa, morecommonly known as marijuana, has been one of the most heatedcontroversies ever to occur in the United States. Its use as amedicine has existed for thousands of ...

(6 pages) 112 0 4.1 Oct/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Drugs & Alchohol

Current Controversies Related to Reproductive Health Policy

In recent years new controversies connected to reproduction health policy have evolved. The first area concerns policies ... s reversible by removal of the implants. It has already been allowed for use in 16 other countries. Controversies about its use relate to whether state Medicaid program will pay for the removal if a w ...

(6 pages) 191 0 4.4 Apr/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Beyond Kevorkian

right to assisted death, to rid themselves of unbearable pain? This topic has been one of the great controversies over the last several years.Not too long ago if someone was found assisting in suicide ...

(5 pages) 119 0 3.7 Mar/1997

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

Transracial Adoption

of one race by a couple of another race. Adopting children from different races has brought up many controversies and the government has had to step in. There are mixed views on the case of transracia ... ecause they would give it a home, family and love.Transracial adoption has a long history with many controversies. Beginning in 1968, a law was passed permitting families to adopt outside of their rac ...

(10 pages) 176 1 3.8 Dec/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Nomination of Andrew Jackson to the presidents hall of fame. Focuses on the States' rights, nullification, the tariff, the spoils system, Indian removal and banking policies; these controversies brought forth strong rivalry over his years of president

s' rights, nullification, the tariff, the spoils system, Indian removal and banking policies; these controversies brought forth strong rivalry over his years of president. He was known for his iron wi ...

(7 pages) 151 0 3.5 Dec/1996

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History > North American Presidents

Tells opinion, summary, anaylsis of characters, & literary devices used in the Prince Of Tides.

ar to say that it was one of my all time favorite books. I was moved by a lot of the situations and controversies Conroy brought up in the stories. It was a very real book and you can relate to a lot ...

(3 pages) 71 0 3.7 Aug/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Five-page analysis of Ayn Rand's "The Fountainhead" novel. Explains the significance of modern architecture and the modern architect.

different situations arise that intentionally spark conflict in the minds of the readers. The main controversies addressed are the characteristics and demeanor of the modern architect, the uniqueness ...

(5 pages) 104 0 3.8 Nov/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Napster Alternatives

as been the target of criticism, disapproval and lawsuits. It has been one of the most talked about controversies amongst the music industry.Since practically its birth Napster has been harassed by ...

(4 pages) 91 0 3.5 Nov/2002

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

The Controversy of Euthanasia (assisted suicide)

yes and some people will say no. Euthanasia has been a key argument in society. It is one of those controversies that really can't be solved. As long as people want to die, and there are people willi ...

(8 pages) 262 0 3.2 Dec/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Euthenasia

Dress Code

To whom it may concern:The dress code is one of the prime controversies in the school at the age. No matter what populace says, human being wearing clothes in ...

(2 pages) 103 4 4.4 Jan/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays

A Movie Review on Amistad and it's relation to U.S. history.

lavery during the time of the Amistad is a big issue. At this time the United States there was much controversies over the slavery issues. This movie had very excellent graphics which helped me to bet ...

(3 pages) 109 0 4.0 Jan/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

Contrasting Conflict in Things Fall Apart and Heart of Darkness

n Tribe point of view. Both authors use extremely well developed characters to manifest and exhibit controversies and bring to light critical aspects of human nature and propensity. Both authors use c ...

(3 pages) 110 0 3.8 Feb/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Capital Punishment

Capital PunishmentThere have been many controversies in the history of the United States, ranging from abortion to gun control, but capital ...

(8 pages) 203 0 3.4 Apr/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Issues > Death Penalty

Voluntary euthanasia.

Voluntary euthanasia.One of the biggest controversies of this decade is euthanasia. Euthanasia can be traced as far back as to the ancient G ...

(5 pages) 88 0 4.6 May/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Euthenasia