Essays Tagged: "hear the word"

Racial Discrimination

'KAFFIR'. When you see or hear this word, what runs through your mind? Do youpicture a man with skin the color of the midnight ... care of everyone butherself. Pain. Sorrow. Anguish. Agony. Is this what comes to your mind when you hearthe word 'KAFFIR'? Well, it shouldn't because the word 'kaffir' has nothing to do withthe color ...

(2 pages) 153 0 4.3 Jan/1997

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights > Black Awareness & Racism

Date Rape

When people hear the word "rape" they might imagine a stranger leaping out from the shadows of a dark alley and ...

(4 pages) 214 0 3.6 Nov/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sex & Sexuality

Critical Essay of The Scarlet Letter by Nathaniel Hawthorne ( Do you dread guilt?)

appearanceof the main characters, Hester Prynne, Arthur Dimmesdale and Roger Chillingworth.When you hear the word guilt what do you think it means? Guilt meansremorseful awareness of having done somet ... dman's revenge has been blacker then my sin. He has violated, in cold blood, the sanctity ofa human heart. Thou and I, Hester, never did so!' Because Chillingworth's sin was theblackest his fate was t ...

(3 pages) 93 0 3.7 Jan/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > "The Scarlet Letter" by Nathaniel Hawthorne

Stereotyped Librarians in Movies

Stereotyped Librarians in MoviesWhat do you think of when you hear the word "librarian"? Several years ago 100 people were surveyed and asked what they thought of ...

(3 pages) 51 1 3.7 Apr/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

Effects of alcohol

Cause and Effects of Alcohol and AlcoholismWhen people hear the word drug, they usually think of an illegal substance such as cocaine, heroin, marijuana, o ...

(3 pages) 174 0 3.0 Mar/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Drugs

European Barbarians

The European BarbariansEven though when we hear the word barbarian, we tend to envision a people with clubs, and hatchets of enormous size that ...

(2 pages) 76 1 4.3 Mar/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Ecstasy- History, effects (positive & negative), public opinions

What do you think when you hear the word ecstasy? Some people think of the emotion that is referred to in literature and someti ... meone is on an E their pupils are dilated, their mouth and throat will feel dry, there is a rise in heart rate and blood pressure, their jaw feels tense, sweating increases and appetite is suppressed. ...

(4 pages) 102 1 4.0 Mar/2003

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

"America the Great"-- After the 911 attacks has the U.S gotten stronger or weaker?

ited States better than ever or have the past terrorist attacks weaken the American spirit? When we hear the word strong, we almost instantly think about physical power, being tough and glaring, but s ...

(4 pages) 61 1 4.4 May/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Current Issues

Human Cloning: Is it moral?

bably not. This scenario is far-fetched, but this is the kind of thing people think about when they hear the word "cloning". Cloning has always been considered science fiction. A survey conducted by C ... ey conducted by CNN showed that sixty-three percent of Americans think of recreating evil when they hear the words "human cloning." According to this survey, a person's positive characteristics are of ...

(6 pages) 218 0 2.0 Jul/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Biotechnology

Biblo Baggins of "The Hobbit" by J. R. R. Tolkien Character Analysis.

cles they faced. He is a hero, some might say. The first thing that anyone would think of when they hear the word "hero" is strength and ability. However, Bilbo Baggins is not that type of hero. He us ... ng to think he might go through the Front Gate and spy things out a bit! (188)Bilbo felt used after hearing these words being spoken. He was very miserable and gloomy. He began to think. As he was thi ...

(3 pages) 63 2 4.7 Oct/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Managing Conflict in the Workplace.

lictWhen a group of people is asked to write down five words or phrases that come to mind when they hear the word conflict, the most common way to describe it would be by using negative terms such as ...

(6 pages) 551 1 2.4 Nov/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

The smallpox virus.

Alex Ostrovsky 11/18/03SMALLPOXWhen you hear the word Smallpox, what comes to mind? You may know it's a disease, but what kind of a disease? ...

(2 pages) 28 0 3.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Diseases

Life of Walt Disney.

Disney. What comes to your mind when you hear the word Disney? Is it possible Disney World or maybe even Disney Land? But, it if you really t ... rts School where he drew patriotic sketches for the school newspaper.But in the summer of 1918 Walt heard about the Red Cross Ambulance Corps would accept men at the age of seventeen. So Walt lied abo ...

(11 pages) 142 0 4.1 Dec/2003

Subjects: Art Essays

American Symbols

football, the New York Stock Exchange, The Ford Mustang, and Bruce Springsteen.When other countries hear the word "America" they automatically think of people with money, power, and material goods. On ... y offering an American sports car at a moderate price.Another idea other countries get of when they hear the word America is economic power. One reason terrorists attacked the World Trade Center is be ...

(2 pages) 24 0 3.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

Deals with issues related to Conflict Management

ce sometime or another. Any manager has to know how to deal with and overcome. Although when people hear the word conflict, they think that something bad may have happened, that is not necessary true. ...

(4 pages) 276 0 5.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

A Vindication of the Rights of Woman - Book Report

When I hear the word feminism, I automatically think of theories that want to place woman in a superior pos ...

(5 pages) 113 0 4.8 Apr/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

An essay discussing the great empires of the world, for example the persian, Cyrus, Athenian, etc....

g a number of territories and nations, they are ruled by a single supreme authority. When we always hear the word empire we always imagine a strong and powerful ruling over a country and a fairly larg ...

(6 pages) 90 1 5.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers


your mind of the negative thoughts that must be sweeping through it. What do you think of when you hear the word rave? Drugs? Hoodlum kids running amuck? Loud music that interferes with the whole com ...

(7 pages) 60 1 4.0 May/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

Wicca Craft- This is a 3-4 page definition essay for Composition II.

define the word Wicca because I know it is a confusing word to many people. Most people, when they hear the word Wicca or witch think of evil magic or witch. This is not completely true. Wicca Craft, ... a witch is to learn the magical secrets of stones, plants, and animals and to speak to spirits and hear their replies. (K. Lamb, interview, June 1, 2004). Wicca uses every tool available to grow, to ...

(5 pages) 77 1 5.0 Jul/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

Workplace Violence Prevention

make careers for ourselves, and to improve our life styles for our families and ourselves. When we hear the word violence, images pop up in our head like the Jerry Springer Show, the Oklahoma City Bo ... Oklahoma City Bombing, or post office shootings. These images are stuck in our minds forever; the shear horror of these acts brings our perspective of the workplace, to a new reality. Violence is a v ...

(3 pages) 130 0 4.6 Jul/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management