Essays Tagged: "Laborer"

Karl Marx

arx's early writing on 'estranged labor' there is a clear and prevailing focus on the plight of the laborer. Marx's writing on estranged labor is an attempt to draw a stark distinction between propert ... m. For Marx man's freedom is relinquished or in fact wrested from his true nature once he becomes a laborer. This process is thoroughly explained throughout Estranged Labor. This study will reveal thi ...

(7 pages) 308 0 3.7 Apr/1997

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science > Political Theory

Chicago by Carl Sandburg; an analysis of his poem and some biographical information.

ut the lives of people in Chicago and about the city as a whole. In 1894, Carl Sandburg's father, a laborer in the railroad yards of a small Illinois prairie town, secured a pass for his son to see Ch ... man that would emerge later in his groundbreaking poem "Chicago." As the son of a Swedish immigrant laborer, who in his youth had hitched rides on the rails in search of adventure and blue-collar work ...

(4 pages) 15672 0 4.7 Nov/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Child Labor issues, solutions

f employment. Many work as unpaid family labor, but a growing number are also found working as wage laborer, casually hired, just as casually fired.They are mostly found nearly everywhere. No one is s ... red.They are mostly found nearly everywhere. No one is sure how many children work because of child laborers are largely hidden from the world. This is what the International Labor Office (ILO) said i ...

(7 pages) 336 1 5.0 Nov/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community > Children and Youngsters > Child Abuse

"A Rose for Emily" by William Faulkner.

bound.It wasn't until she met Homer Barron that she seemed to change. However, Homer was a northern laborer, and a homosexual. That's when I believe the insanity began. Once again a fear of change, th ...

(1 pages) 84 0 3.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

"Invisible Man" by Ralph Ellison.

f. He progresses from being a hopeful student with a bright future to being just another poor black laborer in New Your City to being a fairly well off spokesperson for a powerful political group, and ...

(8 pages) 120 0 4.0 May/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Harriet Tubman.

in 1820. She and her parents worked as slaves at the Brodas plantation. Harriet was hired out as a laborer by the age of five.She was routinely beaten by her masters. When she was fifteen years old, ...

(2 pages) 40 0 3.0 Jun/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Symbols and Meanings in "Moby Dick".

has the habit of going to sea whenever he begins to grow "hazy about the eyes." He goes to sea as a laborer, not as a Commodore, a Captain or a Cook, but as a simple sailor. He does so because he may ...

(9 pages) 152 1 3.9 Oct/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

"The Scarlet Letter" by Nathaniel Hawthorne: Why Pearl doesn't live up to the expectations of the Puritan Ethic.

es not live up to the expectations of the Puritan Ethic. The Puritan Ethic is based on being a hard laborer, worshiping God, and praying the rest of the time. Pearl, the ?devil-child,? does not do any ...

(4 pages) 26 0 3.0 Jan/2004

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

Comparision all the main characteristic in the two plays"Fences," and "The Cuban Swimmer."

as a colored person, he was always being discriminated against while he was a baseball player, or a laborer in his current job. Therefore, he could not get a good job to get a better life for his fami ...

(6 pages) 102 1 4.1 Jan/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Biography Of Sun Yat Sen, Communist leader.

ongshan in his honor.At age 13 he went to live with an older brother, who had immigrated there as a laborer andbecome a prosperous merchant, in Hawaii. He subsequently practiced medicine in that city. ...

(3 pages) 45 0 3.4 Feb/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > Asian History

Capaitalism:this is about the subject capatalism, it talks about the history of it, explains it,and is easy to under stand.

That is, humans work for wages rather than forproduct. One of the aspects of wage labor is that thelaborer tends not to be invested in the product. Laboralso becomes efficient," that is, it becomes d ...

(3 pages) 31 0 0.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

All about Johann Carl Friedrich Gauss

ason and worked as a maid. His father, Gebhard Dietrich, was a poorly - educated foreman, gardener, laborer of different trades, and an assistant to a merchant and a treasurer of a small insurance fun ...

(2 pages) 21 0 3.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Mathematics

Jacob Riis: How The Other Half Lives

s how the lack of social responsibility by the elite of society, civil servants and even the common laborer which lived in the tenements, toward one another created the harsh environment in which the ...

(7 pages) 127 0 5.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

This is a letter to the editor of a newspaper. It argues about ex-offenders getting a second chance at work. ;-) Enjoy!

bilities for ex-offenders range of only a few jobs and positions; two being a factory position as a laborer or in some type of state job like a license bureau or highway landscaping. Mega-Conglomerate ...

(2 pages) 74 0 0.0 May/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Karl Marx and His Theory of Alienation: How It Can be Applied to Modern Society.

achieve an ideal "species-life" as defined by Marx. It is merely the definition of manufacture and laborer which have changed in this area of globalization and ever morphing definitions of prosperity ...

(10 pages) 221 1 4.6 Oct/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science > Political Theory

To Kill a Mockingbird: Essay on Racism

ngs that they did not do. In the novel, To Kill a Mockingbird, by Harper Lee, Tom Robinson, a black laborer, was unfairly charged with raping a white woman, and Atticus Finch was appointed to defend h ...

(4 pages) 51 2 4.3 Nov/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Biography On Charles Manson

hirty-four. His father, he stated in his autobiography, was a "young drugstore cowboy", a transient laborer who abandoned Charles' mother when he learned that she was pregnant. Shortly after Charles' ...

(8 pages) 61 0 5.0 Nov/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

University of Phoenix Material "CULTURES OF THE NEW WORLD"

Family RelationsMan was responsible for Hunting, traveling for the trade and looking for work as a laborerWomen were responsible for taking care of the children and the household. Also looking over a ... hite servants,with whom they shared harsh work routines and living conditions.White and black bound laborers socialized with each other andformed sexual liaisons. They conspired to steal from their ma ...

(6 pages) 138 0 4.9 Apr/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Case Study: Worldwide Communications Inc. for COMM215 University of Phoenix

intertwine within the company, it is essential that everyone from the corporate level to the common laborer is aware of his or her actions. What one culture might consider being normal, another cultur ...

(5 pages) 337 2 4.8 Jun/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

"Captain Swing" by E. J. Hobsbawm and George Rude.

een E. J. Hobsbawm and George Rude that depicts the social history of the English agricultural wage-laborers' uprising of 1830. According to Hobsbawm and Rude, historiography of the laborers' rising o ... ble. Most of what is known by the general public comes from J. L. And Barbara Hammond's The Village Laborer published in 1911. They consider this an exceedingly valuable work, but state that the Hammo ...

(3 pages) 12 0 3.0 Jan/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature