Essays Tagged: "Guinea"

English is a confusing language.

if we explore its paradoxes, we find that quicksand can work slowly, boxing rings are square and a guinea pig is neither from Guinea nor is it a pig.And why it is that writers write but fingers don't ...

(2 pages) 84 5 3.7 Jul/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Mandatory AIDS Testing.

(2 pages) 34 0 3.7 Sep/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Diseases

This essay is about west africa's civil conflics.

social institutions, the interlinked conflicts have spilled across borders, drawing in neighboring Guinea and raising tensions in Cote d'Ivoire.Today, Sierra Leone is emerging from more than ten year ... U.S. Committee for Refugees (USCR) to the region's four affected countries--Liberia, Sierra Leone, Guinea, and Cote d'Ivoire--yielded a complex portrait of the problems faced by uprooted people acros ...

(2 pages) 45 0 1.5 Oct/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights

The Eradication of Guinea Worm in Africa

ld Egyptian mummies." (http://www.cdc.gov/ncidod/eid/vol4no3/hopkins.htm)Have you ever heard of the Guinea Worm Disease, or wondered what it is? Dracunculus Medinensis, or Guinea Worm, is an atrocious ... . Many countries are now instigating efforts to eradicate the gruesome, excruciating horrors of the Guinea Worm Parasite.What is a Guinea Worm?D-Medinensis, more commonly known as Guinea Worm, is "An ...

(6 pages) 21 0 5.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Diseases

A study of the Bell Jar by Sylvia Plath and a description of the three stages of her "spiraling insanity"

ctually during this time that the first reference to the bell-jar that encased Esther is made. Mrs. Guinea, the sponsor of Esther's scholarship, gives Esther some money to attend the private hospital ...

(3 pages) 68 0 4.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

A Complaining Slave

The New World isn't what I expected it to be. I came from a loving, successful family from Guinea, Africa to a greedy country considered to be the "perfect world." Why did I have to voyage ac ...

(1 pages) 13 0 5.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

The relationship between sugar and slavery in the early modern period.

n. Suprisingly, for something so desireable knowledge of sugar cane spread vey slow. First found in Guinea and first farmed in India (sources vary on this), knowledge of it would only arrive in Europe ...

(18 pages) 157 2 5.0 Feb/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

Internet Monster

(4 pages) 15 0 0.0 Apr/2001

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Shirley Chisholm Vs. Barbara Jordan

Seale was a native of Barbados. Her father's name was Charles St. Hill, but he was born in British Guinea. He was brought up in Barbados and Cuba though (Williams 306). The St. Hill parents were very ...

(5 pages) 13 0 0.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Essay The French have had a great a great effect

s economy and improve the life of its people.Portuguese explorers were the first Europeans to reach Guinea, in the mid 1400s. France began to control parts of it in 1850s. They gained territory throug ... territory through treaties and conquests. It actually became a French colony and was called French Guinea in 1891. Guinea is found on the west coast of Africa. Its exact boundaries have never been cl ...

(2 pages) 725 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

A letter from home-Describe the conditions the soldiers experienced in the jungle of New Guinea

A letter from home-Describe the conditions the soldiers experienced in the jungle of New GuineaAlready in the first paragraph, Scarlett gives an impression to the reader that the condition ... lready in the first paragraph, Scarlett gives an impression to the reader that the condition in New Guinea is extremely remote and the sense of urgency for a ward is another condition of the New Guine ... 148;Scarlett also tells of the weather conditions that the soldiers experience in the jungle of New Guinea;“It was cold here in the ranges, but tomorrow would be sunny and hot as usual.”http ...

(1 pages) 566 0 3.0 Jul/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature

Guinea's unequal processes and corruption

ldFrom: Chant LongDate: October 12th, 2014Re: A Goal Focused on Unequal Processes and Corruption in GuineaIntroductionGuinea is ranked on the list of MSN's Money as one of the top 10 worst economies i ... ies in the world. Not only is it ranked on this list, but a few other lists as well. The quality of Guinea's infrastructure is very bad and the country has one of the least reliable sources of electri ...

(5 pages) 4 0 0.0 Oct/2014

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science > Specific Policies