Essays Tagged: "Jimmy Carter"

Affirmative Action

fforts, accessability, accommodation and reviews of physical andmental job qualifications.President Jimmy Carter consolidated all federal agencies that were requiredby law to follow the affirmative ac ...

(1 pages) 213 1 4.4 Jan/1997

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

The American dream

emplifies the American Dream. In my lifetime we have had two farmers and an actor become President. Jimmy Carter was a peanut farmer, and our current President Bill Clinton was also a farmer. Ronald R ... eam. My father had these desires and aspirations and was able to carry out his dream. Bill Clinton, Jimmy Carter and Ronald Regan all had dreams and the dedication needed to fulfill them. Without the ...

(4 pages) 417 2 5.0 Dec/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Persuasive Writing

Carter Takes on an Economic Nightmare

IntroductionWhen Carter entered presidency, he was faced with many problems within his first two months until the ver ... fficult to handle, because each of themwere linked in one way or another to each other. The way Mr. Carter handledthese things were indeed the reason he was beaten out of office in 1980 byReagan and B ... he was beaten out of office in 1980 byReagan and Bush.Many of the domestic problems were ignored by Carter at first, because afocus on foreign affairs was being established. Within a short period of t ...

(5 pages) 54 0 3.5 Mar/1997

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics > Economic History

Conscription. A perrsuasive speech designed to explain the dangers in draft sign up. Includes several presidential quotes.

Conscription1980: Jimmy Carter begins registering young men 18 years of age for a possible draft. The cold War is ragi ...

(1 pages) 51 0 4.0 Jan/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Military & International Conflicts & Security

How have federal mandates effected the ideas of federalism?

s Federalism has dramatically changed as a result of an increase in federal mandates. Starting with Jimmy Carter trying to return the government to Creative Federalism, he wanted to give federal aid t ...

(4 pages) 95 0 4.7 Mar/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

Camp David I and II: Negotiation Similarities/Differences

ptian cities along the Suez Canal.In April of 1977, Sadat traveled to Washington for a meeting with Jimmy Carter, the new American president, who had indicated that working for peace in the Middle Eas ... irst visit to Egypt. Little substance was agreed to; however, a relationship was beginning to form. Jimmy Carter undertook a trip throughout the Middle East, and early in January, he included in his c ...

(17 pages) 139 0 4.3 Mar/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Military & International Conflicts & Security

Overview of Beer Industry in America - Beer Industry overview as well as how Anheuser-Busch and others have stayed on top.

ly 2 years after this law was appealed. The beer industry went through a series of changes up until Jimmy Carter legalized Home Brewing. ( Microbreweries (less than 15,000 barrels) be ...

(6 pages) 368 0 4.9 Apr/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

Is American foreign policy today dominated by national self-interest or does it have a moral element at its core?

has often been most clearly illustrated in the running of American foreign policy. Woodrow Wilson, Jimmy Carter and Ronald Reagan are often viewed as the most striking examples of idealism in foreign ...

(8 pages) 141 0 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

A biography on Jimmy Carter.

fficer and that same year he got married with Rosalynn Smith. Rosalynn was three years younger than Jimmy and it was the second time he had proposed to her. The first time he proposed she refused. Car ...

(7 pages) 75 1 4.4 Jun/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > The Cold War

The 1970s: Losing Faith in the Government

, 1974. All this happened just because Nixon wanted very much to win reelection. Richard Nixon and Jimmy Carter also failed to address the problem of stagflation, the state of high inflation and unem ... amount of money in circulation will be cut. However, that actually slowed down the economy mildly. Jimmy Carter did not do much to ease the problems neither. In 1977, Carter proposed more than 100 pi ...

(3 pages) 134 0 4.1 Jul/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Government

Assualt Weapons Ban Expires

ic weapons and ammunition clips of ten rounds or more. At that time, former Presidents Gerald Ford, Jimmy Carter, and Ronald Reagan all encouraged the members of the House to pass the bill. The weakne ...

(3 pages) 23 0 3.0 Oct/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays

This is a paper on Ronald Reagan and his policies, it has a bibliography.

California, and later went on to become the President of the United States of America by defeating Jimmy Carter in 1980.Over the course of his career as a governor and the President he had several up ...

(8 pages) 96 0 5.0 Dec/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

Assault Weapons Ban Expires

ic weapons and ammunition clips of ten rounds or more. At that time, former Presidents Gerald Ford, Jimmy Carter, and Ronald Reagan all encouraged the members of the House to pass the bill. The weakne ...

(3 pages) 15 0 3.7 Dec/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Current Issues

Paper discusses the positive aspect of legalizing marijuana. The essay covers fiscal reasons as well as health reasons.

in the laws against the possession of marijuana in private for personal use."These are the words of Jimmy Carter during an address to Congress on August2, 1977. Our own president supported reformation ...

(5 pages) 77 0 5.0 Apr/2005

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

Battles of the Sandinistas and how US involvement helped neither side.

issiles into Cuba, yet were invaded by the US-backed Contras, and slaughtered by the thousands.When Jimmy Carter was president in the middle 1970's the CIA had little reason to intervene, with the gov ... '79, the task of the US in Nicaragua has been to return it to a state of semi-colonial dependency. Jimmy Carter and the US state department explicitly said they did not want any FSLN members to be a ...

(13 pages) 58 2 4.7 Nov/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > Central & Southamerican History

Leisure in the female working-class during Industrialization VS Jimmy Carter surrounding the Depression

lustrated by Kathy Peiss in "Cheap Amusements", as well as in "An Hour before Daylight" captured by Jimmy Carter. Politics, society, and economy set the mood for interests in leisure, the nature of le ...

(7 pages) 25 0 0.0 May/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

America-Iran Relationship

who has control over the military, judiciary and armed forces.In October 1979, after U.S. President Jimmy Carter (D, 1977-81) allowed the Shah to enter the U.S. for medical treatment, a group of radic ...

(8 pages) 161 0 4.2 Aug/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Current Issues

Jimmy Carter: Peacemaker

Jimmy Carter's volunteer programs have made him one of the most influential and hardest-working form ... , and helped people to live in sanitary environments around the world.Hailing from Plains, Georgia, Jimmy Carter grew up in a mostly rural society. He greatly admired his parents, and they both had di ... aking care of her children ("James Earl Carter"). His father was stricter, and would sometimes whip Jimmy when he was disobedient (Carter "The Making of A Peacemaker"). Once, when Jimmy got lost in th ...

(7 pages) 65 0 5.0 Sep/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

"It's Alright, Ma (I'm Only Bleeding)" - Bob Dylan -- Song Analysis

e line in this particular song, "He not busy being born is busy dying" is popular with politicians. Jimmy Carter used the line in his acceptance speech at the 1976 Democratic National convention. His ...

(3 pages) 20 0 0.0 Mar/2009

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies > Performers & Composers

We didn't Start the Fire Explanation

netheless, Reagan would successfully gain the presidency through a victory over lame duck president Jimmy Carter, and begin addressing the inflation and the confinement of Americans in Iran (Iran-Cont ...

(5 pages) 25 0 0.0 Jun/2010

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History