Essays Tagged: "amount of money"

Taming of the Shrew Essay

ew who needed to be tamed. Then Petruchio cameto Padua. Petruchio couldtame Katherine for the right amount of money.Before Petruchio's arrival, Katherine, the terriable, untamed shrew, causedproblems ...

(3 pages) 93 0 3.9 Oct/1995

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

Opinion on the death penalty

to demonstrate the power of the law. Another reason for my disapproval of the death penalty, is the amount of money that it takes to put someone to death, as it would cost the same to keep an inmate i ... to death, the accused's lawyer will attempt several appeals to the courts in order to lengthen the amount of time he has to live; and dependent on a technicality, or a sympathetic jury, the accused m ...

(4 pages) 355 0 3.7 Mar/1996

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

Legalization of Marijuana

really should be given one. Although many people feel that legalizing marijuana would increase the amount of drug use, marijuana should be legalized because it will reduce the great amount of money s ... s a bong.Legalization is considered unnecessary by many people. They feel that it will increase the amount of drug use throughout the world. They state that in many cases, drug users who have quit, qu ...

(5 pages) 245 0 4.5 Oct/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Drugs & Alchohol

Personal Financial Success: The Six-Level Pyramid

ividual's current situation must be determined. One must evaluate their personal income because the amount of money a makes directly affects the amount that person can save. After all debts and living ... are subtracted form income, one can know how much to put in savings every week, month or year. The amount one puts in savings is very important. This will have bearing on a spouse, children, and reti ...

(6 pages) 348 2 3.6 Apr/2002

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Nuked, why nuclear weapons should be banned

problems. This is one of the three main causes nuclear weapons should be banned, not to mention the amount of money they cost, and the space they take up.The main reason nuclear weapons should be bann ... here when the bomb explodes, and then falls to the earth as light dust. If a person intakes a small amount they have a chance at living, but with severe health problems for the rest of their life. Lar ...

(3 pages) 84 1 2.6 Apr/1997

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Military & International Conflicts & Security

This essay is about the price our country pays for the priviledge of freedom.

carelessness she sues the restaurant. The restaurant ended up having to pay the lady a substantial amount of money. When I heard about this story my first reaction was, is this legal? Yes, it's legal ...

(2 pages) 118 5 2.6 Apr/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Campaign finance reform

llars from a person in any specific election, receive five thousand dollars form PACs and a maximum amount of money from oneself. In the case Buckley v Valeo, it was argued that by limiting the donati ...

(1 pages) 131 1 4.3 Apr/2002

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

UPS, a job for you?

kers of America. Unions make sure that the workers have proper workingconditions and make the right amount of money for what type of work they aredoing. The Unions do you usually require membership du ...

(4 pages) 154 0 4.2 Oct/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Compensating College Athletes

In today's world of big-time college athletics there are huge amounts of revenue being brought into the universities by athletes. However, some of the athletes th ... and even colleges. I believe that NCAA college athletes should be compensated because of the large amounts of revenue they generate for their schools. If they were compensated, it could deter athlete ... thletes from having a job during the school year, these players need some type of income.First, the amount of money generated by college athletics is staggering. For example, the Miami Hurricanes foot ...

(5 pages) 218 0 3.9 Jan/1997

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Why plea bargaining is necessary for Court System to function

f plea bargaining were no longer utilized. Not only does plea bargaining save taxpayers an enormous amount of money, it often provides the evidence for a conviction and allows public defenders and oth ... tic ideals we would live in poverty. In the real world compromises are made because without them no amount of success could ever be achieved. In the words of John Stewart Mill, the father of utilitari ...

(5 pages) 207 0 3.7 Oct/1996

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

The Failure of Reconstruction

ly.To start with, the Freedman's Bureau failed. At the beginning, the Bureau was allotted a certain amount of money by Congress to help the blacks. The blacks had been slaves for so long that they jus ... ng. The punishments for such a crime were outrageous. They would be sentenced to work for a certain amount of time. Most of the time they were sent to their old owners to do labor for them. During thi ...

(3 pages) 215 2 3.7 May/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Individual Retirement Account

nefits; however, careful planning is essential to ensure that: upon retirement there is an adequate amount of money saved, that the heirs to the IRA are chosen carefully, and that unnecessary taxes an ... fully, and that unnecessary taxes and penalties are avoided.I. Upon retirement there is an adequate amount of money saved.A. How much money necessary to retire?1. Social Security verses retirement.2. ...

(7 pages) 167 0 5.0 Sep/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Materialism is closely tied to our individualism. Personnaly opinionated essay about the States and materilism

l things mean more to the general populous than a good education, where material things dictate the amount of money we spend, and where material things motivate our lives in most every way; something ...

(2 pages) 92 0 4.7 Jul/1995

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

The money tril in the Government+ works cited !

types of government collided, spawning the Cuban Missile Crisis. The Russians spent an undisclosed amount of money on offensive and defensive military equipment that was shipped to Cuba (Almasi). Thi ... d defensive military equipment that was shipped to Cuba (Almasi). This must have been an exorbitant amount of money, as "ammunition, light aircraft, military vehicles, and equipment for military facto ...

(7 pages) 248 1 4.8 May/2002

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

Why a County should not ban the Sale of alcohol

beverages. The second is the safety of those who consume alcohol.First, we must consider the annual amount of money that leaves the pockets of Craighead County citizens and goes into the neighboring c ... ge they do drink; Not only those that are under age but those that have had their 21st birthday. No amount of lecturing and preaching is going to change the fact that college students drink and often ...

(4 pages) 67 0 4.7 Mar/1995

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

Comparing China and the USA

the US are things that you can buy, cars, houses, clothes ect. In China everyone is given an equal amount of money because of the communist society, so it is much harder to have these sort of things. ... nist society everyone is equal and on the same level, because everyone is supposed to have the same amount of money. This didn't work quite exactly right though in China because leaders in the governm ...

(3 pages) 207 0 2.0 Dec/1996

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Social Security system in the United Sates. The History and what it is like today.

ned work credits or have a family member that has. The number of work credits earned depends on the amount of money the person has earns per year. A worker can earn a maximum of four work credits a ye ... boom workers will continue to support the small population of retirees while contributing a modest amount toward their own retirement. The reserves in the Social Security trust funds are expected to ...

(4 pages) 243 0 4.4 Nov/2002

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

About Establishing With Aboriginal Communities and Fishing Rights In New France! Very Detailed!

ned out as a very popular job for people, poor men could labor in the New World and get paid a fair amount of money having no knowledge of the techniques what so ever. As the countries joined into the ...

(2 pages) 50 0 3.6 Jan/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

The budget setting process of Highgrove Manor Hotel for 2001.

and short on revenue. From the data table, it appears that hotel management had over-estimated the amount of money guests who would spend on the bistro, health club, and other income sources. Despite ... limits to the budget period. There may be that the room occupancy cannot be pushed exceed a certain amount. It might be the hotel could not provide as much as enough service for that, or the hotel doe ...

(9 pages) 349 1 4.0 Feb/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Accounting

Shirley Jackson's short story, "The Lottery"

tery to be something wonderful since the "normal" lottery has the winner getting a prize of a large amount of money or possession. Even the story alludes to the innocence, explaining how Mr. Summers a ... e sink' to her husband. Tessie appears to not take 'The Lottery' seriously, possibly because of the amount of people in the village or the fact she has been desensitized to the violent ritual. It can ...

(2 pages) 231 0 5.0 Feb/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers