Essays Tagged: "psychological effects"

A Thematic Analysis of Psycho

itchcock allows the audience to become a subjective character within the plot to enhance the film's psychological effects for an audience that is forced to recognise its own neurosis and psychological ...

(6 pages) 288 3 3.6 Feb/1997

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


effects and potential for abuse, however it greatly benefits those with ADHD.Ritalin Research PaperPsychological effects of RitalinRitalin (Methylphenidate) is manufactured by CIBA-Geigy Corporation. ...

(6 pages) 170 0 4.3 Mar/1997

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

Effects Of Pot

as 200 AD .Since then, an overwhelming number of studies have attemptedto explain the physical and psychological effects ofGood Paper. 4 pages long B+cannabis on humans.Physical EffectsPhysically, ca ... t hasalso been described as a tumor retardant, an antibiotic, asleep-inducer, and a muscle relaxant.Psychological EffectsThe psychological effects of cannabis use have beendescribed quite many years b ...

(5 pages) 84 0 3.8 Nov/1996

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

Female Genital Mutilation "long term psychological effects"

"Female Genital Mutilation"'Long Term Psychological Effects'Female Genital Mutilation, or Female Circumcision as sometimes called, is the ... pprove of it for her children, because simply she doesn't perceive of them being uncircumcised. The psychological routings of such a custom are very effective and are not subject to any kind of persua ... back home and start teaching and convincing the women of those villages and tribes of the long term psychological, mental and health problems. Although, some of those missions returned successful resu ...

(9 pages) 217 0 4.8 Jan/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

This essay is about the controversy over the internet, either being user friendly, or invading privacy of the users.

nternet can also be used to obtain intimate personal information about people.A study of social and psychological effects the Internet has on users revealed there can be negative effects. Results show ... inning of the study were not more likely to use the Internet. The Internet was also shown to lessen psychological well-being. Regular use of the Internet causes a decline in interaction with relatives ...

(2 pages) 114 0 5.0 Nov/2002

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science > Internet and networking

Thesis paper on anabolic-androgenic steroids.

ong adolescents this past year. I believe that not enough emphasis is placed on the severity of the psychological effects of the drugs, rather than the physical side effects.Steroids were first develo ... ses violent episodes which an athlete can claim a legal insanity defense to. They get so wrapped up psychologically that the negative effects don't matter. Research has also discovered that steroids c ...

(5 pages) 131 0 3.4 Dec/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Drugs

Pat Barker.

band had with a man in the field of war neuroses, Barker was able to create a novel confronting the psychological effects of World War I.Born in Thornaby-on-Tees in 1943, Barker endured a childhood of ... ombined, it is of no surprise that Pat Barker had all of the inspiration she needed to complete the psychologically draining novel, Regeneration.

(5 pages) 51 1 5.0 May/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors

Cause & effect essay on the damgae of divorce on children.

vel of severity it has on a child are mainly due to the child's age when a divorce takes place. The psychological effects are normally considered long term and the hardest to deal with for children in ... y take a divorce of their parents more personally and handle it worse than an older child would.The psychological effects are more categorized as long-term effect that leave the children feeling respo ...

(3 pages) 580 0 4.1 Aug/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Essay on world war one.

ble future. These effects run the gamut from the unceasing uncovering of unexploded ordnance to the psychological effects of the stress of the Front on soldiers and civilians alike to the political an ... tress from the danger; little or no sanitary facilities, even for common bodily functions; mud; the psychological trauma of seeing friends killed and being required to kill other human beings; as well ...

(11 pages) 147 2 4.2 Sep/2003

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

Thomas DeQuincey's book "Confessions of an English Opium eater" .

um-Eater" is a brief history of the authors life, as well as a detailed account of the physical and psychological effects associated with eating opium. De Quincey is not only the author, but also the ...

(6 pages) 50 0 4.1 Nov/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Psychological effects of combat

"Psychological Effects of Combat"The Trauma of Close-Range, Interpersonal AggressionDuring World War ... g in England and years of Allied bombing in Germany was systematically inflicted in order to create psychological casualties among civilian populations. Day and night, in an intentionally unpredictabl ... s Strategic Bombing Study published in 1949 found that there was only a very slight increase in the psychological disorders in these populations as compared to peacetime rates and that these occurred ...

(3 pages) 44 0 0.0 Mar/2004

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

Psychological effects on sexually abused children

Survivors of child sexual abuse will experience psychological effects, but rather than equally, they will experience to varying degrees and in diffe ... ies, J.B., Warden, D.A., 1992, p.102). Physical evidence in child sexual abuse is rare, however the psychological injuries that result are considerable and potentially more damaging.Each individual's ... e some common short and long term reactions with it's survivors. These children may experience such psychological problems as, "anxieties, fears, depression, angry and destructive behaviour, phobic re ...

(6 pages) 217 0 5.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

How does "unwanted" sound effect the physiological and psychological performance differently than "wanted" sound

I)Research Question:a) How does "unwanted" sound effect the physiological and psychological performance differently than "wanted" sound?II)Thesis Statement:a)"Wanted" and "unwant ... )"Wanted" and "unwanted" sound have the same physiological effects on the human body but effect its psychological performance differently.III)Introduction:IV)Literature Review:a)The Human Earb)How sou ... rd"/perceived by the bodyV)Development:a)Physiological effects of sound (both wanted and unwanted)b)Psychological effects of sound (both wanted and unwanted)VI)Conclusion:VII)Limitations and/ or impro ...

(15 pages) 110 0 3.8 Mar/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

The Psychological Affects of the Holocaust

have made them wish they were the ones who died instead of living with the horrible aftermath. The psychological effects of the Holocaust on people from different parts such as survivors of Israel an ... were those people who went to the United States, Canada, and Austrailia, some of them with extreme psychological traumatizations. They had to adjust to strange new surroundings, learn a new language, ...

(8 pages) 121 0 4.5 May/2004

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

Position paper - homosexuality

omosexuality being abnormal or normal. Bieber argued that homosexuality was abnormal because of the psychological effects it has had and will have on the person.Bieber reported that over the years he ...

(5 pages) 95 0 4.0 May/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Homosexuality

Stylistic Analysis of Tim O'Brien's Writing

road differences in political allegiance and social background. The novels are intimately personal, psychological, and explanatory. In his books Going After Cacciato and In the Lake of the Woods, Tim ... ato and In the Lake of the Woods, Tim O'Brien develops themes such as true courage, loneliness, and psychological effects of the war by using narrative techniques, such as recounting thoughts and emot ...

(6 pages) 66 1 5.0 Feb/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors

Psychological Effects of Solitary Confinement

the worst kind of torture possible. After prolonged solitary confinement, prisoners showed adverse psychological effects such as delusions, inability to trust another person, dissatisfaction with lif ... ith life, depression, feelings of panic, and in many cases, madness (Krestev, pars.10).According to psychological research, these symptoms mentioned are all symptoms of claustrophobia, or a fear of be ...

(4 pages) 34 0 0.0 May/2005

Subjects: Art Essays

How the role of women in society is portrayed in Pat Barker's 'REGENERATION'

roubled soldiers' mental states during WW1. The Craiglockhart setting allows Barker to explore the psychological effects of warfare on men who went to fight and also their feelings about the war and ... ep her husband. The war has allowed her a physical separation form an abusive husband and also the psychological chance to acknowledge her hatred of him. She has had the chance to experience a diffe ...

(5 pages) 28 0 5.0 Jun/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Richard Wright

ction by exposing the fears, the racial prejudices of a privileged white class and by examining the psychological affects these areas had on the African-American male.Wright's novel would provide a pi ... d the duality of the black man as a citizen and an outcast in his own country. It also examined the psychological effects of racism on the black protagonist in the book "Fred Daniels."Form -Richard Wr ...

(3 pages) 15 0 2.5 Apr/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors

Ethics in Research

everity of the situation has caused much debate over the ethics concerning experimental research in psychological studies including weather the long-term scientific discoveries outweigh the intense ps ... at home) and were "charged" with either suspicion of burglary or armed robbery. (Haney, 1973). The psychological embarrassment that this detainment process could cause from the start of the experimen ...

(4 pages) 146 0 5.0 Apr/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology