Essays Tagged: "Bert"

In Need of a Home Argumentative paper on supporting Gay adoption. Written with a strong pathos appeal, and a delayed thesis.

In Need of a HomeBert was born in 1991. He tested positive for HIV and had been put up for adoption. At nine weeks o ... , Lofton quit his job and became a stay at home Dad. Their lives were going well and by age three, Bert had tested negative for HIV, and was now considered "adoptable" by the state of Florida. (Let H ... te of Florida. (Let Him Stay 3) A social worker who worked with the family took notice of how well Bert was doing in Lofton and Croteau's care, and recommended that they try to adopt Bert. Lofton an ...

(4 pages) 209 2 4.5 Mar/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights


other subject I wouldn't stop teaching it. Instead I would fight for the right to teach it the way Bert did in the movie. I would try to stand for what I believe in, without breaking the law. Unlike ... t end you will see that the consequences may be good or bad. In the movie, Bert suffers many bad consequences for what he believed in and taught. I think that basically he jus ...

(2 pages) 31 0 4.2 May/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Anthropology

Gay Adoption: Question Of The Century

ht die. Kids who still need parents. It takes a special kind of person to parent children like this.Bert was one of those kids. But suddenly at ten yrs. old he is no longer testing HIV positive. It's ... e of those kids. But suddenly at ten yrs. old he is no longer testing HIV positive. It's a miracle. Bert can be adopted now. Bert's foster parents, who have been raising him from birth, are eager to a ...

(5 pages) 175 0 4.9 Jul/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Human Rights

Huckleberry finn diagram

t when I placed him in the tupawear he sank. Not to worry, I had more options. My second choice was Bert; in the canoe. Bert could float. I don't like Bert though. So I tossed him out and just used th ...

(3 pages) 15 0 3.0 Nov/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

"The Hustler". Essay based upon the original hustler movie. Compares how evil and suffering is displayed throughout the movie.

world and an easy way for possible wealth. The evil in the situation elevates with the presence of Bert Gordon, who actually represents pure evil in the movie. Once Eddie hits rock bottom does he rea ... ree. Money drives everything from Eddie's chances at gambling all he has won from Minnesota Fats to Bert's greedy employment agreement split of 75%-25%. Alcohol also demonstrates evil throughout the m ...

(2 pages) 20 0 3.7 Nov/2005

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

Freedom of Thought in "Inherit the Wind" by Jerome Lawrence and Robert E. Lee

ence. They are looked down upon and considered a sinner and even persecuted for it. This happens to Bert when he decides to teach his students about Darwin's theory of evolution. The parents are outra ... and when the sungoes down, its dark and why do you tryto make it different?You make it sound as if Bert is a hero.I'd like to think that, but I can't aschoolteacher is a public servant; I thinkhe sho ...

(4 pages) 42 0 0.0 Apr/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

The Case of the Floundering Expatriate - A Case Analysis (includes key issues and learnings)

make or break their careers.SUMMARYFrank Waterhouse, CEO of Argos Diesel, Europe, is a worried man. Bert Donaldson, who arrived in Zurich a year ago to create a seamless European team--to facilitate c ... . What should he say?KEY PLAYERSFrank Waterhouse - CEO of Argos Diesel, head of European operations.Bert Donaldson - Deputed to create a seamless managerial team but having a tough time.Bill Loun - Ar ...

(5 pages) 101 0 1.7 Sep/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Changing criminal behaviour

the treatment chosen with referencing to the prior research.Identification of the problem behaviourBert (49 years old) is identified as a paedophile. The client used to be a scout master dealing with ... ile, so far as he is attracted to male targets (prepubescent males). To paraphrase Feierman (1990), Bert suffers from "the imperfections of stimulus acquisition" (Abel & Osborn, 1995, p. 273) bein ...

(10 pages) 126 0 4.5 Feb/2007

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

Inherit The Wind

The book "Inherit The Wind" by Robert E. Lee, is about a man, Bertram Cates, who is accused of teaching the theory of evolution in a ... heory of evolution says that man evolved from monkeys. When Henry Drummond, a lawyer for Cates, and Bert are talking in the courtroom, while the jury was out making their decision on a verdict. Henry ... ys that the "Golden Dancer" was his first long shot. Henry Drummond has a piece of advise for Bert, it is " whenever you see something bright, perfect seeming all gold, with purple spots-look be ...

(2 pages) 14 0 3.0 Feb/2001

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History


solely on physics to answer this problem. The aspect that will determine the innocence of suspect, Bert, will be to find out what the initial speed of the pot was when it left the top of the building ... of force given initially, and thus producing a high initial velocity. For this reason, we will find Bert guilty for the murder of Edward Hooper.

(2 pages) 520 0 0.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Media representations of "Good & Evil"

all be lost in timeBut today I've wasted awayfor today is on my mind"This stanza is inspirational. Bert, the lead singer conveys the message that memories of a tragic past should not be allowed to de ... gs, the target audience age wise would be teenagers and people in their twenties.Through this song, Bert and The Used convey the message that life presents unexpected obstacles, and sometimes individu ...

(9 pages) 22 1 4.3 Aug/2007

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Christianity

Minor charactors

There are many minor characters in Arthur Miller's play, All My Sons. For instance there is Bert, a eight-year-old boy, who visits Joe Keller twice during the course of the play. there is also ...

(3 pages) 943 0 0.0 Feb/2008

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

The Learning tree:Reflecting upom Cherokee Flats

and when they went to a store to get ice cream, "Things went well for a few minutes, then Newt saw Bert Sampson, the owner, making his way through the crowd, and his heart sank" (Parks 113). Newt was ...

(2 pages) 1796 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights > Black Awareness & Racism

Mildred Pierce Describe the film "Mildred Pierce" as a film noir that has been influenced by both the maternal melodrama and the remarriage comedy

iage comedies is achieved through the man changing. In Mildred Pierce, Mildred is able to return to Bert after he gets a better job and is able to financially be her equal if not supporter, taking his ... vie, the staunchly remarriage comedy genre ending, in which Mildred ends up with her first husband, Bert, is a reminder of the importance of work over building of a family. While Mildred’s busine ...

(7 pages) 1889 0 0.0 May/2009

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

Cronicas marcianas

acute;gicamente es su esposo, ya que no quiere que se vaya con alguien más, su destinador es Bert, ya que él le puede dar ese amor que tanto sueña y su destinatario sería e ... e puede dar ese amor que tanto sueña y su destinatario sería el amor incondicional de Bert. Una característica curiosa de la historia es que les dio letras a los nombres, nos dice ...

(3 pages) 0 0 0.0 Feb/2014

Subjects: Science Essays > Earth Sciences