Essays Tagged: "Pedestrian"

Why I Hate the Mall

enough for me to take notice.I got here noon-ish I think. I had to take a taxi since none of my non-pedestrian friends were willing to roll out of bed to give me a ride. 'You're waking me up why? The ...

(4 pages) 132 4 3.8 Jan/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Racial profiling-Gives examples and real instances where blacks and minorities were victims of racial profiling.

ch drivers to stop for minor traffic violations and the use of race to determine which motorists or pedestrian to search for contraband. Universally attested and detested, racial profiling is a widesp ...

(3 pages) 200 0 3.0 Nov/2003

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

The Clash of the Egos: A multi-author argumentative essay on Autos vs. bicyclists vs. pedestrians.

Autos vs. bicyclists vs. pedestrians each think they own the road. Have you ever been in an accident involving an automobile, ... ach think they own the road. Have you ever been in an accident involving an automobile, bicycle, or pedestrian?The risk of getting into such an accident is higher in large cities for example, Seattle, ... behavior.While cyclists think they own the road, there's another breed of commuter out there called pedestrians. I don't know which one is worse for being arrogant when it comes to having the right of ...

(2 pages) 46 0 3.3 Dec/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Who is watching; who is being watched? - "Miss Brill" by Katherine Mansfield

"Miss Brill" seemed to be a pedestrian short story at first time I read it; however, after reading it several times, I found wha ...

(2 pages) 73 0 3.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

The Pedestrian

The PedestrianThis essay will focus on the recent short story we read in class, "The Pedestrian" written ... y to have won this conflict between the individual and society.In conclusion, the short story; "The Pedestrian", written by Ray Bradbury, allows the reader to infest upon the great detail of how livin ...

(4 pages) 42 0 2.3 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

My Street

lf an hour walk through the city I live in and you will realise that it isn't designed for you as a pedestrian; it has undoubtedly lost its human element. You feel like an alien in your own world, try ... gned in isolation of its surroundings; it is not an independent entity. By separating vehicular and pedestrian traffic we only further exasperate a street's seclusion. If this integration is to take p ...

(9 pages) 65 1 4.5 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Road rage

or a passenger intentionally attempts to injure, intimidate or kill another motorist, passenger, or pedestrian. But what about those instances where one driver aggresses another and unintentionally ca ... auses directly or indirectly physical or emotional harmful effect on another driver or passenger or pedestrian. The fact that road rage hasn't a single definition makes the choice of appropriate sanct ...

(7 pages) 82 1 3.8 Apr/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

Road Rage

loose their temper and engage in risk-taking conduct or attempt to injure or kill another driver or pedestrian over minor traffic disputes. The AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety says that there is no ...

(2 pages) 69 0 4.2 Jun/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

and read it, it is now considered a classic.Charlie Bucket lives in a cottage in a normal town with pedestrian people. He lives with his father, mother, grandfather, grandmother, great grandfather, an ...

(3 pages) 50 0 4.3 Oct/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Biographies

How Bigger Thomas is Affected by Chance.

t his cigarette at an inopportune moment, missing a stop sign and crushing the bones of an innocent pedestrian. In Richard Wright's "Native Son", Bigger Thomas is the unfortunate victim of chance. He ...

(2 pages) 20 0 3.0 Oct/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

The mystery customer project.

w houses in ancient style were built.Festa Panorama is a three-star hotel and is located by the pedestrian promenade of New Nessebar, around 100 m. from the beach. The famous old town of Nessebar, ...

(7 pages) 86 0 0.0 Nov/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

This is an exemplification essay on Road rage.

at retribution towards another driver often resulting in injuries or death of motorists or innocent pedestrian over minor slights of traffic etiquette or perceived disputes. The most obvious form of r ...

(2 pages) 93 0 3.0 Nov/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

Settlement project

ddle order of the shopping hierarchy.In order to do this, the following surveys were carried out:-* Pedestrian count* Questionnaire* Land use mapThese surveys will help us find out the aims of this pr ... how important Lowestoft's CBD is.The project is based in Lowestoft town CBD, which is thriving with pedestrians, because it has a variety of shops; it has a least one of every type of shop. There were ...

(8 pages) 34 0 3.0 Feb/2006

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

La boquer

******The market is situated off La Rambla de les Flors, one of 5 Ramblas, which are basically wide pedestrian avenues. Las Ramblas are the beautiful heart of the city, and no trip to Barcelona would ...

(3 pages) 22 0 4.1 Apr/2006

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays > Travel Descriptions

Drinink And Driving

driving can kill the driver of the car. It will kill any passengers in the car and it can kill any pedestrians walking the streets. It will also scare the lives of the family members whose kids were ... the streets. It will also scare the lives of the family members whose kids were in the car and the pedestrians family.The driver is the one at cause and is the one to blame. The driver is to blame be ...

(2 pages) 537 0 0.0 Mar/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

The Effects of Technology on our lives as shown through the works of Ray Bradbury

astate our lives.Technology, if let get out of hand can ruin our lives. This is shown to us in "The Pedestrian" by Ray Bradbury. Television is so addictive that Mr. Leonard Mead gets arrested for noth ... nsequences need to be taken into account before it is used or it will ruin our existences.From "The Pedestrian" where television consumes everyone's lives to "Harrison Bergeron" where technological ha ...

(3 pages) 51 0 5.0 Nov/2007

Subjects: Science Essays > Technology

The pedestrian

rent consider themselves as normal and find nothing wrong with themselves. In the short stories The Pedestrian by Ray Bradbury, The Enemy by Pearl Buck, and The Bully by Gregory Clark, being different ... nces.Certain societies view people as different because of their life-style. In the short story The Pedestrian, Leonard Mead lives in a society in which being different could symbolize craziness and i ...

(6 pages) 10 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

Satire essay mayor rudolph giu

ample - responding to an incident where a stupidly insane homeless person threw a brick at a random pedestrian, Giuliani has decided to wipe the streets of New York clean of all homeless people. In on ...

(3 pages) 866 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War II

IB Written Task - Story for an Advert : Lipstick Victim

Lipstick Victim"In other news, New York has yet again suffered a fatality after a pedestrian was hit by a woman in a car putting her lipstick on. That is the fifth lipstick victim Ne ... ving the man in the suit shocked."In other news, New York has yet again suffered a fatality after a pedestrian was hit by a woman in a car putting her lipstick on. That is the sixth lipstick victim Ne ...

(3 pages) 18 0 3.0 Sep/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing


d the second leading cause of death.Children , young and elderly , have been exposed to an elevated pedestrian accident risk.Young drivers of ages less than 25 years old and elderly of ages over than ... dent .Careless and aggressive driving behavior were the major causes of traffic accidents.Further , pedestrians are not given sufficient consideration in transportation and urban planning. In many con ...

(2 pages) 0 0 0.0 May/2014

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Accounting