Essays Tagged: "toughness"

Birth of American Football. The Ivy League sets the rules

et Sunday afternoons. Sure it'sa violent game but many take a strong attraction to its machoness andtoughness. The players are mean, the coaches are insane, and the fans arewild!!About 125 years ago t ... e of football backthen wasn't about money or salary caps, no sir, it was about real courage andreal toughness. You had to show that you were a gentlemen in a realgentlemen's sport. There were no pads ...

(3 pages) 67 0 3.7 Mar/1997

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

stereotyping men and women in mass media

the socialization process (Lips, 1993). Males are traditionally expected to show aggressiveness and toughness, and females are expected to be passive and nurturing. For example, little girls play with ...

(3 pages) 472 0 4.4 Jul/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

Character Sketch Dallas Winston The Outsiders

e it? Dally is tougher than I am. Why can I take it when Dally can't?" Chapter 10, pg. 152. Dally's toughness was shown when he came to the rumble even though he was still injured from when the roof o ...

(2 pages) 32 0 3.8 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The Gay Debate

" If weak people gain influence, clearly all of society will be weakened: it will lose its fiber of toughness. Such ideas don't reflect a balanced view of reality, but rather reflect the nature of the ...

(4 pages) 68 0 3.7 May/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Homosexuality

How Lenin's views were derived from the communist manifesto. Comparing and contrasting Lenin & Marx.

d them to help revolutionize Russia. The Bolsheviks principles were a mold of Marx, filled with the toughness of Lenin. By manipulating these theories he changed Russia, the ideology, and power.Lenin' ...

(3 pages) 67 0 5.0 Sep/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

Comparing Lenin vs. Marx by mundeazy. Lenin's views were heavily influenced by Karl Marx's The Communist Manifesto.

d them to help revolutionize Russia. The Bolsheviks principles were a mold of Marx, filled with the toughness of Lenin. By manipulating these theories he changed Russia, the ideology, and power.Lenin' ...

(3 pages) 41 0 3.7 Nov/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Going a different way.

investigating the merits of different styles of bikes. Road touring bikes, it seemed, possessed the toughness, versatility, and speed that I was looking for as a commuter and recreational rider. I was ...

(2 pages) 11 0 1.0 Oct/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Women In Combat

s stronger than the average women. This plays an important part in the military, where strength and toughness are essential characteristics. Women have made many attempts to prove that they can surviv ...

(2 pages) 15 0 0.0 Jul/2001

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights > Women's Studies

Sociology and Socialization

praise for what is considered appropriate behaviour, remarking on a girl's pretty dress or a boy's toughness and determination. The most intensive period of socialisation occurs within the family and ...

(1 pages) 47 0 0.0 Oct/2007

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

Machiavelli and Castiglione

rst, Mrs. Clinton as a leader possesses many of the qualities mentioned by Machiavelli; such as her toughness and appearance of good morals. In Castiglione's realm, she matches the qualities of dignit ...

(3 pages) 18 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy


a set at 42 pounds a piece, not including packaging), and manufacturing is expensive because of the toughness of the material, which is ground with diamonds.The stone is concave on both the upper and ...

(7 pages) 315 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

Korean history

t first, one of these three countries, Ko-Gu-Ryo, was strongest and biggest. This country developed toughness and sprightliness by having many years of War with China. The Chinese people were afraid K ...

(3 pages) 23 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > Asian History

Heroes Of Their Time

today.However, their futures are uncertain because of the brutality involved with hockey. With the toughness of the game , both will most likely have to retire in their thirties. They have affected t ...

(1 pages) 446 0 5.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

Non Ferrous Alloys

trength. These alloys are stronger than low carbon steels, however, they have a lower ductility and toughness. High carbon steels have a weight percent between .60 and 1.4 weight percent carbon. These ...

(2 pages) 6 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

Pierre Elliot Trudeau Speech

try to make us compromise using violence in 1970. And when the separatists once again questions the toughness of Canadians and our very own trust in our country, the answer, will always be the same. N ...

(3 pages) 755 0 0.0 Jun/2009

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History > Canadian History

Family in The Bean Trees

other, despite lacking a high school education, a spouse, and a well-paying job, is able to instill toughness, heart, and kindness into her daughter and to give her the best opportunities she could. F ...

(7 pages) 2126 0 0.0 Oct/2009

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

What the World Needs, The Problem

you listen closely, you will hear that people are proud of their busyness. It serves as a badge of toughness, success, and importance. When most people talk about how busy they are, it is simultaneou ...

(3 pages) 32 0 0.0 Mar/2010

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community