Essays Tagged: "six hours"

Six Hours of Television

Six Hours of Television In looking at modern television programming there are hundreds of sho ... In looking at modern television programming there are hundreds of shows to choose from. Picking six hours of television to analyze from the prospective of an anthropologist is by no means easy. It ... you want to be an independent woman it's possible, but harder to attain. One of the above mentioned six shows has a woman in a position higher than a man. That still leaves the number one show to deal ...

(7 pages) 70 0 3.6 Dec/1995

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Genre Study

One strange trip

t up and looked around to find a coin or a bill that someone might have left or lost. After five or six hours I gave up, no one had dropped anything that I could find. By this time it was now nightfal ...

(5 pages) 51 0 3.0 Jan/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

An essay on Jonathan Edward's speech "Sinners in the Hands of an Angry God."

m, and that by being religious they are "saved." In Jonathan Edwards' legendary sermon, that lasted six hours long, we get just the opposite impression. The church-goers of Enfield, Connecticut receiv ...

(3 pages) 82 0 5.0 Feb/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors

The Worst Day of My Life...With Sprinkles on Top

uce makes a terrible hair gel! The time I spent working at my uncle's ice cream stand was the worst six hours of my life. If I had had any idea how work would effect my sanity, I would have kept my mo ...

(2 pages) 56 0 5.0 Mar/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Rogerian argument as to why we as U.S. citizens need better clarification of the probable cause definition surrounding search and seizure laws.

ld you like to return home from a five day hunting trip (it is late because you just spent the last six hours driving to get home) you unload your car, then decide to go to your local watering hole so ... about your big kill. After a few drinks and a big brag session you return home only to find five or six police cars parked in front of your home, with all of the police officers inside searching for " ...

(4 pages) 165 2 4.0 May/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Government

All about Australian Law system aND the australian jury.

only four jurors, rather than twelve for a criminal. If the jury can't agree after deliberating for six hours in a civil case, the judge can decide to discharge the jury and order a new trial. Additio ... ivil case, the judge can decide to discharge the jury and order a new trial. Additionally, if after six hours, three of the four jurors agree, the judge can decide to accept their verdict. Both of the ...

(3 pages) 49 0 3.0 Jul/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

Many homeschoolers are teaching their children through an approach called unschooling.

iserable experience. We take a child who was made to be active and tell him or her to sit there for six hours in the name of learning. Then we wonder why they dont like to learn. Its like taking ice c ...

(4 pages) 48 0 3.4 Sep/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Christianity

"The Greatest Generation" by Tom Brokaw.

Gorder set up an operation room in the storage room of a French chateau, and he operated for thirty-six hours straight while bullets zoomed by. He worked under constant fire to help save lives and thr ... er example of bravery is the story of Joe Foss, a Marine Pilot who single-handedly shot down twenty-six enemy planes during his time, and once had to swim for twelve hours in order to be rescued by Am ...

(3 pages) 55 0 5.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Going to the Emergency Room? Get in Line Behind the Others

The next time your son breaks his arm and must wait six hours to see a doctor in the emergency room, thank the government for the inadequacy of public i ...

(6 pages) 112 1 4.2 Jul/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

Women and Prison Judith Clark's poem, "After my Arrest"

isited her like it was yesterday. Visitors are only allowed on Saturday and Sunday for a maximum of six hours each day. There are always guards watching over you and they only allow you to embrace in ... and they only allow you to embrace in the very beginning and the very end of the visit. Even though six hours may seem like a long time, the truth is it goes by extremely fast when my mother's soft da ...

(3 pages) 42 0 5.0 Sep/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Why is the TV on?

free time for both children and adults. In an average American home, television is on an average of six hours a day. A study was put forth to examine: To asses the prevalence in the American po ...

(1 pages) 9 0 0.0 Jan/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies > The Media

The Assassin

was about to see on the television screen.I was totally shocked. How could the person I killed just six hours ago have been found already? I was flabbergasted I had left him in a secluded reservoir on ... ake up from the noise.On Friday morning I was filled with joy: I was due to fly home to New York in six hours. Until then I would have to find something that would fill time. I thought time was going ...

(9 pages) 11 0 0.0 Feb/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Essay on Sleep

ds about eight hours of sleep per night. However, some people can be completely restored after only six hours and other need nine for complete rest. Another commonly held view is that the amount of sl ...

(2 pages) 60 2 3.4 Apr/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Important accomplishments require extreme commitment

cer Society had had a beneficial impact in the community. We went around the neighborhood for about six hours in total and there were times when we thought we couldn't make it and should pick another ...

(3 pages) 53 2 4.0 Jul/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

My European Journey

the flight, my group leader came over to see how I was doing."We are going to be in the air for six hours, so you might want to get up and stretch yourlegs for a bit," she told me.I stared ... do not think they would be very comfortableto walk in. While in the Netherlands, we went on a six mile bicycle ride through a windmillpark. I did not enjoy the bike ride very much, mostly b ...

(4 pages) 25 0 3.0 Nov/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Descriptive Essays

The Shroud Of Turin

believe the image is of Jesus.In 1977 forty scientists studied the Shroud of Turin for over ninety-six hours as part of a scientific research group called Shroud of Turin Research Corporation (STURP) ...

(2 pages) 397 0 0.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Shroud Of Turin

believe the image is of Jesus.In 1977 forty scientists studied the Shroud of Turin for over ninety-six hours as part of a scientific research group called Shroud of Turin Research Corporation (STURP) ...

(2 pages) 455 0 0.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: Humanities Essays

High School Vs. College

ay be one way to make the transition less difficult. During high school, you spend six hours a day, five days a week in classes. In college, it's more like twelve hours per week sprea ... f you are in class twelve hours a week, you need to study at least twenty-four hours. That's thirty-six hours for class work! In addition, grades and how you earn them have an entirely differe ...

(3 pages) 15 0 5.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

The Silence Of A Snow Storm

n stopped in its tracks. He says it is not a real whoomper unless Logan Airport closes for at least six hours.The point Cobb is making is that great snowstorms send a message to the public. The whoomp ...

(2 pages) 2 0 0.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Sleep

the perpetual and tedious Arctic winter nights by sleeping for 14 hours a day compared with around six hours daily during the continuous summer light. (Horn, May 1998)" The body will adapt to i ...

(1 pages) 326 0 1.0 Dec/2001

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology