Essays Tagged: "Roughnecks"

Differences between the Chesapeake Bay and New England Colonies

ntury Virginia”, “…Virginia drew a disproportionately large number of street toughs, roughnecks fresh from wars in Ireland, old soldiers looking for new glory, naïve adventurers, m ... etween the Chesapeake Bay colonies and the New England colonies was religion. The street toughs and roughnecks who settled in the Chesapeake Bay colonies were not very churchly people although occasio ...

(7 pages) 28 0 5.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Opinion paper on is America an Equal Opportunity Society.

ose with more cultural capital (Macleod, 1995).William Chambliss studied two divisions of kids, the Roughnecks and the Saints. The Roughnecks were primarily lower class and poor, as where the Saints w ... ency. He found that teachers, parents, community and police treated both divisions differently. The Roughnecks had lower cultural, economic, and social capital. Due to this, the Roughnecks were percei ...

(2 pages) 119 0 3.0 Oct/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays


lways entertaining feud will be renewed at considerably higher stakes as the 13-0 Pelicans and 12-1 Roughnecks clash for the Class AA State Championship at Roughneck Field. The name of this article is ... st meeting with the Pine View Pelicans. This game was a one point victory for the Pelicans when the Roughnecks went for a two point conversion and Travis fell and missed his assignment on Jericho Groo ...

(3 pages) 544 0 0.0 May/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers