Essays Tagged: "Jackson, Mississippi"

Eudora Welty's writing style

are light-hearted and realistic. Her stories explore common everyday life.Eudora Welty was born in Jackson, Mississippi, on April 13, 1909. She was an observant child. She was fascinated by sounds an ...

(5 pages) 96 0 4.7 Apr/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

MISSISSIPPI "Magnolia state" Dec. 10, 1817

Dec. 10, 1817, the 20th state.State abbreviations: Miss. (traditional); MS (postal).State capital: Jackson, Mississippi's capital since 1822. Other capitals were Natchez (1798-1802, 1817-1821), Washi ...

(9 pages) 64 0 4.7 Jan/2004

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

EEOC: Statute and Case Law Relationships.

ill instances of age discrimination that occur in the workplace but in different forms. In Smith v. Jackson, Mississippi, No. 03-1160, the Supreme Court made a modification to the ADEA when it decided ... ees had to show intentional discrimination by the employer. The Supreme Court's ruling, in Smith v. Jackson, Mississippi, the new ruling changed and allowed that workers would not have to prove that e ...

(5 pages) 151 0 3.0 Jan/2006

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Cases

Disparate Impact/Disparate Treatment Case Study

re evidence that the employer intended to discriminate (p. 1).This was the case in Smith v. City of Jackson, Mississippi. The plaintiffs in this case were city police officers who alleged that the cit ...

(5 pages) 178 0 0.0 Nov/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Mildred Delois Taylor

Mildred Delois Taylor was born in Jackson, Mississippi on September 13, 1943, to Willbert Lee and Deletha Marie Taylor. Three weeks la ...

(3 pages) 639 0 0.0 May/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The Influences Of English

nd the Fury portrays the decline and fall of the Compson family, once the most prominent dynasty in Jackson, Mississippi. Mr. Compson and Mrs. Compson have four children: the three brothers and one si ...

(2 pages) 410 1 5.0 Jul/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

The Help

ly is a special book and I encourage anyone to check it out.Aibileen Clark is a black maid in 1962; Jackson, Mississippi. She raised seventeen different white children. She's always taking orders quie ...

(2 pages) 1 0 0.0 Sep/2014

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

Tough & Tattered

(2 pages) 5 0 0.0 Nov/2014

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The Help by Kathryn Stockett

SettingThe Help is set in the early 1960s in Jackson, Mississippi , in Stocketts hometown The Setting is important for the plot of the book becau ... book and should not be considered as 1:1 illustration.Historical backgroundThe Help takes place in Jackson, Mississippi, in the 1960s during the civil rights era. Aibileen, Minny, and all the other A ...

(5 pages) 2 0 0.0 Nov/2014

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature