Essays Tagged: "Children"

Adoption And Identity Formation

rchers conclude that there is no significant difference in identity formation in adoptees and birth children. This paper will discuss some of the research which has been conducted and will attempt to ... adoptees and nonadoptees? The National Adoption Center reports that fifty-two percent of adoptable children have attachment disorder symptoms. It was also found that the older the child when adopted, ...

(7 pages) 162 0 5.0 Mar/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community > Children and Youngsters

Analysis of Beautiful Old Age By D.H. Lawrence. This essay is on the subject matter, form, stlye and theme of the poem.

e. We might have faced hardships along the way, but they help us to live a truly complete life. Our children would look at us in awe and respect.2.Form(Type, Structure and Pattern)This poem is a free ... d people feel.In the last two stanzas of the poem, the poet uses a speech format to express how the children regard their aged parents. This enabled the poet to express what he wants to say clearer as ...

(5 pages) 73 0 3.5 Feb/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

As age increases books increase the content of Multiculturalism

of the expectation this web site leads one to place on these books. The books designed for younger children adopt a more conservative view, perhaps attempting to, as McLaren puts it, create a 'soothi ... ry family is a happy one. While this is obviously not a realistic scenario, it could demonstrate to children that even though they may not have a typical nuclear family, they can still manage to find ...

(12 pages) 87 1 4.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Analysis of 'I Stand Here Ironing' by Tillie Olsen

o the story, it looked like Emily's mother did a better job of taking care of and raising her other children, but what about Emily?The mother's pain is obvious from the beginning of the story. She rea ... nmarried working mom is not a popular or desired lifestyle choice. Most parents want to be in their children's lives and that is the best way to go.While Emily has the advantage of a modern upbringing ...

(6 pages) 230 0 3.3 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Art Psychotherapy in Children of Divorced Parents

ynamic.As difficult as divorce is for adults, it has the potential to be absolutely devastating for children. Divorce impacts children, regardless of age, shattering their underlying security and thro ... he next they do not know what to expect from life or from their parents.A therapist, who works with children of divorced parents, can enhance his/her work with children by integrating drawings into th ...

(6 pages) 90 0 5.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Analysis of "the awakening" by kate chopin

if she follows her heart. The desires are simply runner-up to the responsibility of a parent to her children. The theme of love leaves emptiness in the main character's heart because love is an emotio ... an almost feel like he/she is the one that makes the choice between love for a soul mate or for the children.C. The most important word in the book is "alone." The main character, Edna Pontelli ...

(3 pages) 53 0 4.3 Sep/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers


Advice for Parents With Teenagers For adults who have teenagers or children at any age they need to have communication. Without it parents can be missing out a lot on ... to have communication. Without it parents can be missing out a lot on what is happening with their children. Even though teenagers don't really care for parents always asking them questions to unders ... s troubling them. Having an open communication helps each of you understand each other better. Your children can eventually be able to know that they can depend on their parents if they didn't know an ...

(2 pages) 22 0 2.0 May/2005

Subjects: Humanities Essays

An analysis of Bandura's work with children and bobo dolls.

al learning theory.The Social Learning Theory- Badura argues that people learn from what they see.- Children will imitate what they see- His experiment was done with a bobo doll and 3 groups of adults ... ach film had a different ending.- The first group of adults were rewarded for beating the doll. The children who saw this were aggressive when they played with the doll.- Nothing was said to the 2nd g ...

(1 pages) 48 0 5.0 Mar/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Anger Managment

Handling children's anger can be puzzling, draining, and distressing for adults. One of the major problems in ... puzzling, draining, and distressing for adults. One of the major problems in dealing with anger in children is the angry feelings that are often stirred up in us. We need to remind ourselves that we ... o be bad, and we were often made to feel guilty for expressing anger.It will be easier to deal with children's anger if we get rid of this notion. Our goal is not to repress or destroy angry feelings ...

(6 pages) 51 0 0.0 Apr/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Analysis of "Lord of the Flies" by William Golding

In today's society, children are taught the difference between right and wrong through the consequences applied to their ... olding also takes a turn later into the novel to what I interpret to be a position of thinking that children will mimic the surrounding society. On pate sixty-seven, Golding writes on how, after watch ... rounding society. On pate sixty-seven, Golding writes on how, after watching an older boy hunt, the children are conditioned almost like Pavlov's dogs to break into chants like, "Kill the pig. Cut her ...

(2 pages) 1740 0 3.0 Jun/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > "Lord of the Flies" by Sir William Gerald Golding

ADHD - Too Many Drugs

drugs are being prescribed without hesitation. In fact, many of thesedrugs are being prescribed for children with various disorders. One of these disorders iscalled Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Dis ... orders iscalled Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD). An estimated five to ten percentof children are diagnosed with this syndrome. One of the methods to treat this disorder isto use stimul ...

(1 pages) 54 1 5.0 Sep/2006

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Drugs

19th century prose: Thomas Hardy's "Tess of the D'Urbervilles": Analysis of 3, freely chosen extracts of the text.

, and made them kneel around, putting their hands together with fingers exactly vertical. While the children, scarcely awake, awe-stricken at her manner, their eyes growing larger and larger, remained ... d of the Holy Ghost.’She sprinkled the water and there was silence.’Say „Amen”, children.’The tiny voices piped in obedient response ’Amen’.Tess went on:’We rec ...

(11 pages) 16 0 0.0 Jun/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Autistic children at NYU

autism.This young boy, as well as the rest of the rejoicing staff of the shows and gallery were all children that participated in the Express Yourself program on Sunday, and all of these children were ... am had done. Our group was lucky enough to be able to attend a show and view a gallery done only by children with autism, and needless to say the stereotype was completely left behind.The event, held ...

(2 pages) 12 1 3.0 Sep/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Analysis of a short story "To Hell with Dying" by Walker

hbed and his neighboring family gathering around him for his coming death with sad faces except the children’s father trying to put cheerful mood by saying, “To hell with dying, man.” H ... all over until he laughs so loud. He has many good memories with the family playing guitar and with children. The youngest child loves him the most, everything about him. At last, he dies in his ninet ...

(2 pages) 27 0 3.0 Oct/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Babe ruth 2

be Ruth" has been called this, Yet despite these remarks Babe also possessed a humble heart towards children. Then on the other hand Babe possessed the attribute of being brutal and incorrigible. In t ... bino" owned. Many loved "The Great Bambino". For several reasons why. Unfortunately only the children saw this good side of him. It was when Babe Ruth stopped by the orphanage to equip the chil ...

(2 pages) 7 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Poetry

Authoritarian Parenting Styles

ho are high in both warmth and control. These parents tend to be caring and sensitive towards their children but set clear limits and maintain a predictability.? The past. For as far back as I can rem ... t. The remainder of the definition of authoritative parenting focuses on the offspring, it states, ?Children of authoritative parents generally are the most curious, self-confident, academically succe ...

(3 pages) 57 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

An Absolutely Ordinary Rainbow

nkpolice who tried stopping him, wanted to cry, yet couldn't because they weren't free (uniform)the children accept - their innocence not influenced by adultssome people will never come to terms with ... on to say that he was in a space of his own, taking no notice of the prejudice around him, and the children in the crowd accept him because they have not been influenced by the narrow-mindedness of a ...

(4 pages) 22 0 0.0 Feb/2008

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

Analogy of Time - what we think of time.

been perfectly divided into five stages. No more are needed and no less are wanted.In prechildhood, children are taken from their mothers and programmed to live by the sun. They are taught how to foll ... t is. Failure to adapt these techniques leads to an individual’s termination.During childhood, children are returned to their parents so that their abilities can be further practiced and improved ...

(2 pages) 10 0 3.0 Apr/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Attachment and Brain Development

create a bond with their child that can be one of the most positive impacts in both of their lives. Children who are emotionally secure and attached to their parents develop mentally, emotionally, and ... nts develop mentally, emotionally, and physically well, and usually become well rounded individuals.Children who are maltreated (neglected and/or abused) often delay slowly in development. They have a ...

(2 pages) 33 0 0.0 Aug/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

stone cold essay

Compare the ways Blake, Dickens and Bronte portray childhood'In this essay I will be discussing how children were treated in the extracts from Dickens' 'Oliver Twist - 1837',' Blake's 'The Chimney Swe ... Twist - 1837',' Blake's 'The Chimney Sweeper - 1789' and Charlotte Bronte's 'Jane Eyre - 1847.' The children are well cared for in our society now and have many luxuries to keep them entertained, but ...

(5 pages) 0 0 0.0 Oct/2013

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature