Essays Tagged: "bipolar"

The doomed empire - USSR (Soviet Union)

em" andboth were the only real superpowers left standing after World War II.1 This splitgenerated a bipolar effect bringing the entire world into a game of tug of war between thetwo superpowers. Throu ...

(4 pages) 135 0 4.7 Jan/1996

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > The Cold War

Isolationism, cooperative security, selective engagement or primacy ? American grand strategy after the Cold War

grand strategy after the Cold WarThe demise of the Soviet Union brought an end to the Cold War, the bipolar structure of the international system, and to America's grand strategy of containment. Over ...

(8 pages) 259 2 4.3 Dec/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science > Political Theory

Living with Bipolar Disorder.

Bipolar is defined as manic-depressive illness, a psychiatric conditioncharacterized by episodes of ... re you?" I was instantly reduced to a quivering, squalling mass of flesh. If only they hadn't asked.Bipolar is debilitating. It requires a daily fight to convince yourself that you are not crazy, to c ... t to go or I'd agree and back out at the last minute. It is difficult for people to understand that bipolar is a disease. Depression, is it a mood, or a disease?Causes and Symptoms - Just Snap Out of ...

(7 pages) 84 0 1.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Diseases

Which of the following would you describe as the most important agent of globalization in the 20th century

f globalization to promote political interests. "Our societies are increasingly structured around a bipolar opposition between the Net and the Self" (Castells, 1:3). 160 Some people say that "New info ...

(1 pages) 52 0 0.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Three main global transformations.

he Soviet Union. After the official Gorbachev's speech of dissolution , the world had stopped to be bipolar but has not yet become either multipolar nor, of course, unipolar. With the fall of the Sovi ...

(3 pages) 43 0 3.5 Mar/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

"The Life of Edgar Allen Poe" Assignment: Read an extended bibliography. Then write an essay in which you explor how the author's works are a reflection of his/her life.

ile it was not diagnosable at the time, Poe quite possibly carried a psychological disorder such as bipolar or manic depression. His mental state, when coupled with the many deaths of loved ones and l ... a of depression as a chemical disorder was unheard of. Poe likely suffered from manic depression or bipolar disease that was triggered by his tough upbringing. In The Raven, an overbearing sense of Po ...

(5 pages) 68 0 4.7 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors

It has been argued that youth unemployment explains the increasing suicide rate involving young people. How useful is this explanation?

as depression, and a multitude of social issues. However, mental disorders such as, schizophrenia, bipolar and personality disorders have also been strongly linked with both attempted and successful ...

(9 pages) 66 0 3.4 Sep/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Current Issues

Essay about input and output devices and computer components

iety of formats and lengths, and require answers that use disparate measurement scales from Likert (bipolar) to unstructured. The style of survey used by an organization will vary greatly based on the ... ral to service quality, regardless of the service industry.Most questionnaires and surveys use both bipolar Likert/dichotomous and unstructured questions to allow the surveyor to benefit from the stre ...

(8 pages) 291 0 4.5 Oct/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science

European Union Military and The United States

n a unique position upon the world stage. After nearly fifty years as the anchor upon one side of a bipolar system, the U.S. now finds itself as the only remaining superpower. The Cold War mentality o ... ars have debated this view against its opposite that stability rises from a balance of power, be it bipolar or multipolar, for quite some time.The way in which the debate is framed is a particularly u ...

(24 pages) 145 2 4.7 Oct/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Government

Mental Illness.

They don't allow us. End up we have an interview with one of our group member's mother who is with bipolar. After the interview and some research in metal illness we all a little bit surprised with t ... years old. I live in San Jose, California. I am one of many people who are living successfully with bipolar. My cultural values brings me closer to my family. As for me family is important, because ea ...

(9 pages) 174 3 4.4 Jun/2005

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology > Human Biology

Bipolar Disorder

Bipolar DisorderBipolar disorder is a type of mood disorder. Mood disorders are malfunctions of a pe ... sorder is a type of mood disorder. Mood disorders are malfunctions of a person's moods or emotions. Bipolar disorder was formally referred to as manic depression. Mood disorders, including bipolar dis ... including bipolar disorder, are becoming one of the most pressing health issues today (Bell, 2006).Bipolar disorder is a recurrent mood disorder that causes severe mood swings. The disorder causes th ...

(2 pages) 126 1 5.0 Jun/2007

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Health & Fitness


ol. By doing so Stalin suspended the history of this region. The nature of World War Two lead to a bipolar power structure in its aftermath, with the democratic United States at one pole and the comm ...

(39 pages) 85 0 3.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Bipolar disorder

Bipolar disorder is a brutal mental disorder which involves frenzied occurrences that usually accomp ... disorder which involves frenzied occurrences that usually accompany episodes of severe depression. Bipolar is a persistent mental ailment that affects around two million people in the United States. ... ssibly the late 40s or 50s, and can continue throughout the sufferer's whole life. One round of the bipolar disorder can last for days or weeks at a time, and can cause disturbances in the lives affec ...

(3 pages) 70 1 3.5 Jun/2007

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Diseases

Bipolar Disorders

The phenomenon of bipolar affective disorder is and has been a mystery for centuries. For many years it was known, as ... and careers, even suicidal tendencies -- if it's not treated. In our society many people live with bipolar disorder; however, despite the abundance of people suffering from it, we are still waiting f ... fering from it, we are still waiting for definite explanations for the causes and the cure. Because bipolar disorder has such debilitating symptoms, it is imperative that we remain vigilant in the que ...

(4 pages) 92 0 5.0 Jul/2007

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Common Disorders

Pro Death Penalty

n't mean to, or have some kind of anger or psychiatric problem like being psychotic, schizophrenic, bipolar and more. Many people tried to prove that the death penalty prevented murders, but there att ...

(5 pages) 36 1 5.0 Dec/2007

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Issues > Death Penalty

Bipolar Disorder Which Effects Personality

Bipolar Disorder Which Effects PersonalityBipolar disorder is a brain disorder that causes abnormal ... erican adults or 2.6 percent of the population 18 and older in any given year (Kessler, 2005), have bipolar disorder. Bipolar disorder generally develops in the late adolescence or early adulthood. Bi ... how this disorder affects personality, and the traditional/alternative treatments for this disorder.Bipolar or manic-depressive, disorder is a mood disorder that causes radical emotional changes and m ...

(3 pages) 58 0 3.0 Jan/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Common Disorders


Out of the material we have read and studied so far I have to say that bipolar disorder has defiantly caught my attention. Unless they are put on medication, people suffer ... constant roller costar of emotions. There are many different moods that a person suffering from the bipolar disorder can experience in a short period of time for no apparent reason. Last summer ... . Crying is not really an unusual occurrence at camp. I've often wondered if Kurt Cobain had bipolar disorder, according to our book, bipolar is commonly found in well-known artists. No one can ...

(2 pages) 24 0 4.9 Feb/2008

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

When I Was in Hell by Harold Aguiar

skin. For starters, her personality flipped from being an average person to a borderline psychotic, bipolar person. There was a time when people I was very close to stopped interacting with me because ...

(5 pages) 12 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Genetics, Brain Structure, and Behavior

Bipolar Disorder, also known as manic depression, is a depressive disorder (Buchana, 2007). Bipolar ... tion of despondency or despair, as the loss of interest in areas of life that was once appreciated. Bipolar disorder is distinguished by mood swings from deep depression to intense euphoria, with some ... rom deep depression to intense euphoria, with some phases of normalcy. An individual suffering from bipolar disorder may display additional symptoms associated with progressive brain disorder. During ...

(6 pages) 60 0 0.0 Apr/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

The Role of Athenian Women in Classical Greece (MLA Bibliography)

le in citizenship, as well as ensuring a proper household and a respectable family. It was a rather bipolar relationship that Athenian men had towards their women; as much as they thought so little of ...

(8 pages) 26 0 0.0 Apr/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History