Essays Tagged: "Dissection"

Animal Rights

raditional fights as well as adding new agendas. These new agendas include hunting and fishing, and dissection of animals in science classes. This paper will discuss the pros and cons of animal experi ... that just should not happen, such as the testing of cosmetics. In other areas of animal rights like dissection in the classroom I think that as long as the animals died naturally it is fine to use the ...

(5 pages) 187 0 3.9 Apr/1997

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

This is an essay i wrote on animal testing and why it should be stopped.

m frogs that are dissected in classrooms to dogs that undergo open heart surgery to train surgeons. Dissection was considered the best way to teach young people about the anatomy of various animals, t ...

(3 pages) 191 5 4.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Science Essays

To Dissect or Not To Dissect

Animal dissection, which was first used in classrooms in the early part of the last century, is still being ... srooms in the early part of the last century, is still being used in most schools. In recent years, dissection has been increasingly scrutinized. Animal activist groups, such as People for Ethical Tre ... groups, such as People for Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) have actively tried very hard to ban dissections in the classroom. Many agree with animal activist groups, others think it should be the ...

(5 pages) 39 0 4.6 Apr/2004

Subjects: Science Essays

Animal Testing Position Paper

e traditional fights as well as adding new agendas. These new agendas include hunting, fishing, and dissection of animals in science classes.The rights of animals have always been important to me duri ... that just should not happen, such as the testing of cosmetics. In other areas of animal rights like dissection in the classroom I think that as long as the animals died naturally it is fine to use the ...

(4 pages) 121 1 4.6 Mar/2005

Subjects: Science Essays

Leonardo da Vinci (his life and artworks) part 2

h. Late in Leonardo's career in papal Rome, one of the troublesome German technicians denounced his dissections of the Pope, but the drawn and written records of Leonardo's anatomical investigations t ... tomical investigations tell a generally different story. The one fully documented and comprehensive dissection of a complete human cadever-probobly the only one he conducted- was of a 'centenarian' wh ...

(7 pages) 43 1 4.3 Dec/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Introduction & Observation of a Shark

lucidum located behind the retina.Results:Lateral View:Ventral View:Materials/Methods:Dogfish SharkDissection kitDissecting trayGlovesDiscussion:In this lab, the students learned were the eyes, teeth ... ior, and dorsal. This crucial because then it help understand the observation of the shark. Certain dissections will indicate the exact positions; the students must know how to differentiate from each view.

(1 pages) 1405 0 5.0 Feb/2006

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

A Weird Life - PART 3

(9 pages) 11 0 2.0 Aug/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Why We Dissect - short and to the point

nimal rights and society's duty to protect them.It's been reported that as early as the late 1800s, dissection took place in US colleges. In the 1960s, the Biological Science Curriculum Study resolved ... e Biological Science Curriculum Study resolved to institute hands-on study of animals in education. Dissection, the instance of cutting into a dead animal for the purposes of learning anatomy or physi ...

(2 pages) 14 0 3.0 Oct/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Animal Testing

Critical analysis of Yusef Komunyakaa's "Thanks."

munyakaa is making a statement about the war, and about his beliefs, though it is only with further dissection that the reader can begin to see which side Komunyakaa is coming from; the religious side ...

(3 pages) 10 0 0.0 Nov/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature > Poetry

Aristotle

to, was the importance he placed on observation. This is particularly visible in Aristotle's use of dissection. While Plato relied entirely on reason for his anatomical theories, Aristotle was incline ... internal ones as well. The following quotation of Aristotle emphasizes the importance he placed on dissection, ""¦anyone who is willing to take significant trouble can learn a great deal about ...

(2 pages) 34 0 0.0 Apr/2001

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Classical Philosophy

"Alternatives To Animail Experiments

Later came more quickly than I anticipated. Before I knew it there was this 13 lb. cat lying on a dissection tray before me. It was easier for me to complete all my dissection projects than I though ... on for that is because this creature, just like the 8 other creatures in the room that first day of dissection, did not look like the cute little kitten I remembered from my childhood. The conc ...

(7 pages) 422 0 0.0 Apr/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Heather Has Two Mommies

: Defining the Family Crisis, Coontz defines the terms: nuclear and extended family. In the form of dissection, she breaks down each family by means of: how each type of family works, what each type o ...

(2 pages) 378 0 0.0 May/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Math Teacher's Head

I have recently completed my dissection of the head of a mathematicsteacher. My findings are quite strange and unusual, as I will ... ved it is easy to see the reason for all of the strange behaviors and quirks. This will conclude my dissection of the cranium of the math teacher.

(2 pages) 293 0 0.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Dissection Of Cats

Many of Drake's first-year pharmacy students have second thoughts about dissection - especially if they've just been told that their family cat, who "ran away" a few years ... r family cat, who "ran away" a few years ago, might be laying on the table in front of them. Dissection can be traced back to as early as second century Rome. At the time, the Roman Catholic Ch ... t the time, the Roman Catholic Church issued a decree prohibiting human autopsy, giving rise to the dissection of other animals for medical purposes. In the 1960s, the Association for Biomedical Resea ...

(2 pages) 372 0 0.0 Feb/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Most important discoveries; Herophilus' impact on medicine and science

to attain a highly accurate and detailed knowledge of the human anatomy. He did so through careful dissection of human corpses at a time when other "physicians" had used animal corpses. Herophilus ev ... lid belief centred on trial&error and research.Prior to the time of Alexandrian scholars, human dissection was a big taboo based in both Greek and Roman religion. Once Alexander the Great became r ...

(6 pages) 26 0 0.0 Sep/2007

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

Pop Anatomy Exam

up, but don't think that was the real thing. When he came back around we nailed it. The next dissection day we got to open up the cat and observe the cat's digestive system and oral cavity. Wel ... r bodies can use. It fuels the body's cells and keeps cells alive to grow and rebuild. To start our dissection we had to observe the oral cavity of the cat. We located its salivary glands, which were ...

(1 pages) 572 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Diseases

Microscopic Structure of the mammalian gaseous exchange system

We are to set up an experiment to investigate the bone structure of a pig's trotter by dissection.HypothesisIn this experiment we are to investigate two aspects of the bone structure in m ...

(1 pages) 1064 0 3.0 Oct/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

Vesalius and the Hippocratic Tradition

demonstrate the veracity of any belief. Thus, he started to examine death human corps even knowing dissection on the human body was illegal at that time and penalties could often be severed. He used ... h science and art. In every draw he made he tried to capture every single detail he observed in his dissections .III. Revolutionary Discovery and LegacyThe big difference which made Vesalius work so u ...

(3 pages) 1063 0 0.0 Mar/2009

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

Problem Formulation

d IdentificationSolving a problem sounds like a simple task. When a problem is at an analytical and dissection phase the most important thing is that true critical thinking takes effect. Not only does ... decision made. Decisions will not be used if they fall outside the company's code of ethic. Through dissection of the problem and the use of cause and effect relationships, operational managers make s ...

(5 pages) 22 0 0.0 Aug/2010

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Problem Formulation Paper

IntroductionSolving a problem sounds like a simple task, but when a problem is at an analytical and dissection phase the most important thing is that true critical thinking takes effect. Not only does ... a decision falls outside the guidelines of the code of ethics, it is immediately discarded. Through dissection of the problem and the use of cause and effect relationships, operational managers make s ...

(6 pages) 31 0 0.0 Aug/2010

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management