Essays Tagged: "University of Florida"

A biography of 10 famous psychological, anthropological, and sociological, practioners.

e son of an artist, and a member of an intellectual French Jewish family. He became educated at the University of Paris and eventually went on to teach anthropology at the University of Sao Paulo in B ... HarrisDr. Marvin Harris was born on August 18, 1927 in Brooklyn, New York. After the completion of University, he spent a few years teaching in the Anthropology Department at Columbia University wher ...

(9 pages) 173 0 3.0 Jun/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Juveniles should not be tried as adults

d from jail they tend to re-offend more quickly, and commit more violent crimes. Researchers at the University of Florida have found that thirty percent of juveniles who served time adult jails were r ...

(5 pages) 286 0 5.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

Details the difference between short stories Chee's Daughter by Juanita Platero and Siyowin Miller and The Hawk is Flying by Harry Crews.

alues of the Navajo people, while Crews is an American novelist. Harry Crews teaches writing at the University of Florida. Crews writes with a certain aroma that can be sensed in some of his stories. ...

(2 pages) 20 0 5.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

The american crocodile

Most people have an erroneous image of the American Crocodile. Frank Mazzotti, a biologist from the University of Florida, says "there are a really gentle species". "I have captures them and prodded t ...

(4 pages) 26 0 3.8 Mar/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Zoology

The Problem of School Violence

n the prevention tactics.Although peer mediation has found some success through the research of the University of Florida's conflict resolution/peer mediation research project it is not the only metho ...

(4 pages) 93 0 5.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Education and Caring

Schmidt 2Louisiana University. He then moved to the University of Florida where he received his second masters and taug ... nting to be closer to his hometown of New Orleans, he got a job as an instructor at Louisiana State University (LSU), where he currently works.One of the things that he loves about his job is the rema ...

(5 pages) 38 0 3.7 Apr/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays

The Possible Causes for the Disappearance of the Ancient Mayan Civilization

nd Enviromental Change Institute, determine how far appart these droughts were.The geoloists of the University of Florida needed the climate conditions around Lake Chichancanab to help answer their qu ...

(4 pages) 60 0 3.1 Aug/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

Ecological Engineering.

gical engineering", was first coined by Howard T. Odum in 1962. He is now Professor Emeritus at the University of Florida, where his work in systems ecology has flourished.Ecological engineering, he w ... tion)Another definition that relates to ecosystem management by human society (Centre for Wetlands, University of Florida) is: "Ecological engineering is the design of sustainable ecosystems that inte ...

(3 pages) 33 0 0.0 Oct/2005

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

An informational speech on Gatorade.

ther sports drinks on the market.Deep in Florida Gator country dehydration was a major problem. The University started to research on an "alternative to water" and Gatorade was created by Dr. Robert C ... lternative to water" and Gatorade was created by Dr. Robert Cade and Dr. Dana Shires in 1966 at the University of Florida and named Gatorade after the University's football team, the gators. A year la ...

(4 pages) 63 0 1.0 Dec/2005

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

The University of Florida and Free Music Downloading Services

fter many morning risings and many endless hours of dedication to working hard, as a student of the University of Florida. I still try to incorporate a type a schedule to follow during the day. I set ... the beginnings of subscribing a service provided to the students for free. So I wonder, why would a University not provide such a large group of people, access to such a revered entertainment service? ...

(8 pages) 29 0 4.6 Nov/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

Fastskin Swimwear

ng the Olympics, the Fastskin suit has affected my decision in purchasing swim gear. However, for a University of Florida aerobic swimming class, I think I will stick to the traditional one piece suit.

(2 pages) 1226 0 0.0 Apr/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Gatorade

odies to function. With this in mind, Dr. James Robert Cade, a psychologist and renal specialist at University of Florida, studied a group of football players in order to come up with a formula that w ... d blood sugars lost during strenuous exercise. During the 1966 season a new drink was tested on the University team the Gators and was proven effective by the team?s outstanding performance. In fact, ...

(11 pages) 59 0 4.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

Should The Police Have More Power?

ew way to break the law and a new way to fight the law. Will Fung, a political science major at the University of Florida, said, ?Cops are sued unjustly because they use force to stop an incident. Thi ...

(4 pages) 28 0 5.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

The Drink That Will Change Your Life!         Wouldn’t be great

so popular. The commercial is basically a story about how "Gatorade" was created. It tells how the University of Florida's football team drank Gatorade and won the Orange Bowl.The commercial begins w ...

(7 pages) 1610 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

Obesity in African American Women

rams, Allen, & Gray, 1993; Langer, Warheit, & Zimmerman, 1991). Further, researchers at the University of Florida College of Medicine interviewed 2,115 African American and White adults (aged ... aguns, W. J.Lonner, & J. E. Trimble (Eds.), Counseling across culture (pp. 3-12). Honolulu, HI: University of Hawaii Press.Greene, B. (1993). Psychotherapy with African American women: Integrating ...

(23 pages) 165 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Product Mix and New Product Development Strategies

arket. History has much to do with it. Gatorade was first produced for the 2007 National Champions, University of Florida Gators (hence Gatorade) in 1965 when coaches wanted a way to keep their player ...

(5 pages) 55 0 0.0 Dec/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

Exercise Science: Fluid Intake in medium warm and very warm environments. (Gatorade Endurance Formula Overview)

g, or after a competition or exercise session in general. Since then, Gatorade was invented (at the University of Florida) and many other came after. Athletes, who exercise for at least one hour or mo ...

(4 pages) 18 0 3.0 May/2009

Subjects: Science Essays

Value of Diversity in the Workplace

r, Karl (2009). Diversity in the Workplace:Benefits, Challenger & the Required Managerial Tools University of Florida RetrievedJune 10, 2009 from www.edis.ifas.ufl.edu/hro22Texas Department of Cri ...

(3 pages) 208 0 5.0 Aug/2009

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Characterization of The Pardoner

enblant. New York: Northon & Company, 2006.284-298. Print."The Pardoner and the Word of Death". University of Florida, 2010. Web. 18 Mar 2012.

(3 pages) 0 0 0.0 Apr/2012

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > "Canterbury Tales" by Geoffrey Chaucher

Why it is unethical to ask prospective college students if they ever been arrested on their college application

hen it was the weight of all the factors, with the exception of murder, and the negative effects of university students in the adult system outweigh the positive (Siegel and Welsh, 2010).One of the ma ... nd to relapse more quickly, and more violent offenders (Siegel and Welsh, 2010). Researchers at the University of Florida have found that thirty percent of college students who were detained in the fi ...

(6 pages) 2 0 0.0 Dec/2013

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community