Essays Tagged: "Ageing"

Overview of the plot of King Lear

The ageing King Lear, no longer wishing to bear the burdens of kingship, announces that he intends to di ...

(6 pages) 100 3 4.7 Mar/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Shakespeare

The Art of a Facial Massage

(2 pages) 50 1 2.6 Sep/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

'All Quiet on the Western Front', by Erich Maria Remarque explores a number of issues related to the horrors of war. Which issue is most significant to you?

to all the other themes. This theme of youth can be broken down into the themes of lost innocence, ageing and lost generation. Through Remarque's use of young men from different backgrounds, brought ... s of war combined with their already lost innocence, evokes in their souls a devastating feeling of ageing. The author uses this metaphorical ageing to illustrate how changed the soldiers have become. ...

(4 pages) 57 0 5.0 Mar/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Report on Australia's declining birth rates.

ecrease of fertility rates as a result of changing attitudes in society. With low birthrates and an ageing community, our country is faced with a population crisis.Where is the focus of the issue, in ...

(5 pages) 34 0 3.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Anthropology

Technology and the Environment

st few years. The term refers to the massive amounts of electronic waste that is being generated by ageing computer equipment being sent to disposal facilities and landfills each year. According to th ...

(3 pages) 143 0 4.6 Mar/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science > Computer Ethics

Discuss the changes to the brain due to ageing

Discuss the changes to the brain due to ageingIn recent years we have seen incredible developments in our understanding of the world, scient ... is something wrong. It is very normal that memory loss occurs among older people, it is not due to ageing, but to organic disorders, brain injury, or neurological illness. It is definitely not an ine ... disorders, brain injury, or neurological illness. It is definitely not an inevitable consequence of ageing (Pirch, R. A., 2000).Intellectual performance tends to be maintained until at least 80 years ...

(7 pages) 116 2 1.7 Mar/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

The causes and effects of alzheimer's disease

nerve cells in the brain. In reality it is natural to loose a certain number of nerve cells during ageing but this loss occurs much more rapidly in people suffering from Alzheimer's disease. As a res ...

(4 pages) 113 0 3.8 Mar/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine


ties swell irrepressibly as he concludes that the young man is now focused only on the signs of his ageing, as the poet surely is himself, this is illustrated by the linear development of the three qu ...

(2 pages) 36 0 4.3 Jul/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Language Studies > Writing

'The Monkey Prince' by Daniel MacPherson

ious, he scampered to the edge of the branch. Below, he saw the animals were crowded around Gog, an ageing monkey who was famous for his great tales of adventure and travel. His stories weren't really ...

(4 pages) 16 0 0.0 Jul/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Poems & Short Stories


is used for the formation of the connective tissues of the body. Vitamin C also protects cells from ageing. Scurvy which is cause by a lack of vitamin C and people with Scurvy have loose teeth and the ...

(1 pages) 61 1 4.1 Jul/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

Tennyson vs Homer Ulysses Vs Oddyseus

desire to return home. He actually left the home of two beautiful goddesses in order to get to his ageing wife and son. He leaves what could be a luxurious home to go back to his home and to add to t ...

(7 pages) 33 0 3.7 Feb/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Sociol economic factors that can affect health and illness

fixed thing. More aches and pains come as people get older and this is accepted as a normal part of ageing, but these aches and pains for a younger person are not accepted as normal."It has been argue ...

(7 pages) 275 0 5.0 Feb/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Turbulence and Organizational Change: Praful Rastogi's Experience in TCCL

This case deals with an old, diversified organization that attempts to cope with the dynamics of ageing, and also changes in the external environment. It specially focuses on the experiences of Pra ...

(6 pages) 56 0 3.0 Jul/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Why and How is Community Care to be Promoted?

ommunity care means providing the services and support which people who are affected by problems of ageing, mental illness, mental handicap or physical or sensory disability need to be able to live in ...

(5 pages) 62 0 3.5 Mar/2007

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

My math teacher wanted our class to write an essay on a job and how you use math in it.

f services such as circumstances where movement and function is threatened by an injury, process of ageing or disease. Physical therapy is a health care specialty which treats disorders of the muscu ...

(3 pages) 40 0 4.4 Apr/2007

Subjects: Science Essays > Mathematics

Erwin Panofsky's Gothic Architecture and Scholasticism

sm was the dominate theory of education and Gothic architecture began to take a stronghold over the ageing Romanesque style. In Panofsky's own words "A connection between Gothic art and Scholasticism ...

(4 pages) 28 0 3.0 Apr/2007

Subjects: Art Essays > Design Arts

Theories of aging, including the Telomere theory, oxidative stress and calorie restriction theories in regards to cell senescence

cell undergoes senescence (Steel, 1995). Progeria is a genetic disorder that results in accelerated ageing, Allsopp et al (1992) found that progeria patients had shortened telomeres, strengthening the ... ports the theory that oxidants are related to aging, they rebut claims that antioxidants could slow ageing. The evidence suggesting this is that animals with a long lifespan have low antioxidant level ...

(4 pages) 75 0 5.0 Apr/2007

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology > Human Biology

Impact Of Ageing Population

y older people in unpaid work including agriculture, the informal sector and in voluntary roles.The ageing BC population and the likely affect on labor turnover rates were covered in the April 1999 re ... ril 1999 release of Earnings and Employment Trends. This article looks at a different aspect of the ageing workforce, this time from the perspective of workplace absenteeism due to own illness or disa ...

(7 pages) 75 0 0.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

"Australian Plays explore the different ways people cope when things change or go wrong"

enth doll which was written in the midst of cultural resurgence in Australia, the play explores the ageing and time, stereotypes and ideals, dreams vs. reality.Debra Oswald, examines relationships and ... ent times differently, for example at the beginning when they do not realize yet, just how they are ageing I would have dim lighting to represent their almost naivety and then as the play progressed I ...

(7 pages) 20 0 4.6 Sep/2007

Subjects: Art Essays > Performing Arts

Population Change in Australia

the government to supply basic facilities and infrastructure.Australia's population has slowly been ageing over the years. In the next few decades, it is predicted that numbers of people over 65 will ... reased from 10.8% to 13.3% between June 1988 and June 2008, gaining 2.4%. Australia's population is ageing due to increased life expectancy, declining fertility rates, and lower mortality rates. The l ...

(4 pages) 23 0 0.0 Nov/2009

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics