Essays Tagged: "adult male"

Court Case Number 15: Bowers v. Hardwick (June 30, 1986)

charged with violating the Georgia statute criminalizing sodomy by committing that act with another adult male in the bedroom of Hardwick's home. Hardwick then brought suit in the Federal District Cou ... umbia continue to provide criminal penalties for sodomy performed in private and between consenting adults.As his honorable Justice John Paul Stevens opinion stated, sodomy was condemned as an odious ...

(2 pages) 55 0 5.0 Feb/1996

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

Achondroplasia (a form of dwarfism).

s (Gale Encyclopedia of Medicine 1999 page 17). It is found in both males and females of all races. Adult male achondroplastic dwarfs average 51.8 inches in height while females average 48.6 inches (H ...

(6 pages) 44 0 5.0 Jun/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Diseases

Buffalo The Great Animal Of The Plains.

bulls and females are called cows. A male's head appears much larger because of its long beard. An adult male Buffalo averages 11½ feet in length and stands about six feet tall from ground to ...

(3 pages) 47 1 4.3 Nov/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Language as A Generic Issue

ms have more than one meaning in today's society, they are instinctively taken at the meaning of an adult male. In spite of this, people still use these non-generic terms, even though this simple prob ...

(3 pages) 45 1 4.6 Dec/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Response to the prompt "What is a man as described by Ernest Gaines in his book 'A Gathering of Old Men'". Includes quotes with page numbers.

ng of Men and BoysWhat is a man? Webster's first definition is: "an individual human being; esp. an adult male human," Not helpful. Perhaps the third part of that definition: "One possessing in a high ...

(2 pages) 27 0 0.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Essay about Fiona Gibson's shortstory "Sugar Baby".

this to be the most healthy one as well. Quote, page 3: He'd read in Men's Health magazine that an adult male needs seven hours minimum or awful things happen: irritation, loss of concentration, plum ...

(3 pages) 15 0 5.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Development of the Testis

he testis is to produce sperm and masculine hormones, the androgens (e.g. Testosterone). The normal adult male has a pair of the oval shaped organs, each weighing about 25 grams and being 4 -5 centime ... ules would stretch almost a mile in length, explaining why they account for 90% of the weight of an adult testicle (Rosen, 1998). Both the partitions between the lobes and the seminiferous tubules fus ...

(17 pages) 47 1 3.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Science Essays

Daily Life of the 16th Century VS. Daily Life of Today

illage as a whole; whereas now, weddings aren't very sacred anymore. The household was ruled by the adult male of the house and everyone was to listen and respect him; now, however, there's no "head" ...

(4 pages) 36 0 4.5 May/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Critiquing James Joyce's "Araby"

the shadows encompassing the boy's life crept up on me. The story is viewed through the eyes of an adult male who is reflecting on his childhood memories of the young inexperienced adolescent he once ... mance. However, the lack of knowledge about his situation with his friend's sister, and the lack of adult guidance in the matters concerning love, leads him down a path of disappointment and anger. ...

(2 pages) 36 0 4.0 Oct/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Many Linguists argue that the way we use language is sexist. What evidence is there for this and do you agree?

s word once was the generic word for the human race, now its meaning has been narrowed to mean only adult males. The Old English word for an adult male was waepman and the word for an adult woman was ...

(3 pages) 49 1 3.8 Nov/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Linguistics

"Killer Whales: An Overview" An overview of the habitation, characteristics and habits of killer whales.

g to up to 8.5 m (27.5 ft) long, and males to up to 9.8 m (31.9 ft) long as they become fully-grown adults. All killer whales have a large dorsal fin protruding out of their mid-back, noting that the ...

(2 pages) 29 0 3.9 Jul/2005

Subjects: Science Essays > Zoology

Statutory Rape.

book", the term "statutory rape" refers to sexual relations between an underage minor female and an adult male. Although the sex is not forced or coerced, the law says that young girls are incapable o ...

(3 pages) 101 3 4.3 Aug/2005

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Human Rights

The Age of Jackson

ents were that you had to be a property owner and in some states such as Maine and Indiana, a white adult male. President Jackson was for the voting rights of those who are without property.His suppor ...

(4 pages) 14 0 3.0 Mar/2009

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Establishing a therapeutic relationship: A structured reflection

rs will be discussed as well as the meaning for both parties involved.In the video scenario a young adult male is sitting on an examination table awaiting the arrival of Dr. Smith. The presented scena ...

(7 pages) 40 0 0.0 Mar/2012

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine