Essays Tagged: "city streets"

The Inconvenience of Convenience

ds us! You can't go anywhere to avoidit! It lives in the campground out in the woods. It thrives on city streets andfreeways! People give up their lives for it! It will either help you or restrain and ...

(4 pages) 43 0 3.7 Oct/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

An essay about the life of Muhammad Ali as a religious and philosophical figure rather than just a sporting athlete.

; he provided hope to a desperate world. In the 1960's the country was being torn apart. Poverty on city streets were rising, racial tension was quickly coming to a head, and the U.S government was ki ...

(3 pages) 150 2 4.1 Mar/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Islam

History on the mafia.

e also regarded admirably as some sort of modern day hero because they have managed to rule the big city streets while at the same time still adhering to their traditional Italian values.The significa ... world of organized crime is their strict adherence and obedience to the code of conduct. Their capacity to follow the chain-of-command needed for their operations has proved to be beneficial to their ...

(14 pages) 151 2 2.8 Jul/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

There are many reasons as to why people prefer to live outside of the city but work in the heart of it.

As I stand still in the traffic filled New York City Street attempting to crawl as if I were a turtle trying to cross the road, I begin to contempla ... f I were a turtle trying to cross the road, I begin to contemplate the true beauty of living in the city. It is now the month where everything should be glooming, pleasing, and living, however it is n ... situation reflects the truth. There are many reasons as to why people prefer to live outside of the city but work in the heart of it.I look forward and try to imagine what T.S. Eliot would think if he ...

(4 pages) 43 0 5.0 Aug/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Poetry

Title - SUV's: Are They Really Worth It? This is an argumentive essay favoring anti-suv ideals. It deals with fuel consumption and safety issues.

They are everywhere. You can find them every place from traffic jammed city streets to barren rural back roads. They are large, boxy, and not very hard to miss. Since the ...

(6 pages) 241 0 4.2 Feb/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Citizen Kane a film noir genre (analysis)

al film noir revolve around an existentially despairing universe where there is no escape from mean city streets, loneliness and death.'' (Flash-Back, A brief history of film, p.588). ''The term film ... he characters in this genre is the cigarettes to show that those people are important people of the city who have money. Film noir will shows the dark side of humanity, it will really often the nasty ...

(7 pages) 172 0 3.3 Mar/2004

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

An in depth analysis of Pesident Wilson and the policies that he supported during his time as an american president

lson in their windows to portray how great they thought him to be and the Parisians would cover the city streets gallently with rows upon rows of flowers for him. Before long, representatives of group ...

(4 pages) 41 0 3.5 Apr/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

The Amazing Jeckle Brothers

The Amazing Jeckle BrothersHis evil influence flows from the city streets like red molten ooze, filling every alley and gutter. There are those who are burnt by ...

(2 pages) 26 0 3.5 Nov/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

Awakenings (How does the movie Awakenings make you realize how much you take for granted?)

they almost acted as an adult newborn. Every little detail that we took for granted, such as electricity, the views of the city streets, and even simple decision making and freedoms, they were entranc ...

(2 pages) 32 0 4.3 Jan/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Battle of the Beasts: What is the Best Truck on the Road

se vehicles get similar gas mileage. The Chevrolet Silverado runs about fifteen miles per gallon on city streets, and about nineteen miles per gallon on the highway. The Ford F-150 gets about fifteen ... highway. Coming in last on the economical chart is the Dodge Ram with thirteen miles per gallon on city streets, and nineteen on the highway (Vehicle 1.) The Dodge Ram does have the lowest retail val ...

(3 pages) 15 0 5.0 Apr/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Can you hear it? Did the 20's roar or not?

e generating jobs by the dozens - and giving them to women as well as men. The Model T Ford hit the citystreets like a plague - they were everywhere. Cars became a sign of wealth, and more than fifty ... afford gas, now that mom worked as well as dad. Exhaust from all the Fords doubtlessly polluted the city - but who cared, they were living life for the moment! Canada was ready for a taste of adventur ...

(3 pages) 62 1 3.0 Oct/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

The Morning Time.

The sun is still asleep while the empty city streets await the morning rush hour. As in a ritual, my teammates and I assemble into the dank, ...

(3 pages) 29 0 5.0 Dec/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Life in a land of poverty and overpopulation

e honking buses and cars decorated with Christmas tinsel and flashy lights flow chaotically through city streets. It is a place where you should expect to be shocked the minute you step out of the saf ... acher, only an address and crossed fingers. I thank God I'm still alive today. Driving through that city is a world in itself. Nobody uses lanes, millions of people are moving in the same direction al ...

(5 pages) 60 0 4.0 Apr/2006

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays > Travel Descriptions

Growing Pains- Life in U.S.

arrel making of some type, which of course were tied into trade and commerce. Garbage littered many city streets and even goats and hogs, chickens and sheep were permitted to roam free. Since many of ...

(2 pages) 12 0 0.0 Jul/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

1944 Warsaw Uprising

ians. On August 1st, 1944, the Polish resistance known as Armja Krajowa (Homeland Army) went to the city streets of Warsaw and attacked their occupiers; the Nazis. Throughout the next sixty three days ... ssible in this short paper. One of the bloodiest battles of the Warsaw Uprising occurred in the old city (Stare Miasto) in Warsaw. Eventually the insurgents were isolated from the other districts and ...

(9 pages) 16 0 3.0 Oct/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Annoying Drivers

Whether it is on the city streets, highways, or interstates, there is an insanity of travelers on the roads. At this very ... when traveling behind this driver. Being noted for driving under the speed limit whether inside the city or on the freeway, he or she is easily recognized. Never is he or she concerned about other dri ...

(3 pages) 8 0 0.0 Jun/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Angels’ Town

and Too Low Flow cars, gang hand signals, a young boy's bedroom wall decorations, and the layout of city streets Cintron discusses"”the bread and butter of cultural analysis.Cintron calls his wor ... Town.Cintron explores the "logic of violence" and describes the pain, fear, anxiety, and scarcity"”the rage for respect"”that leads to violence. He contrasts this to a "logic of trust ...

(4 pages) 563 0 0.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Gun Control

walking…(Would 162).Events such as the one depicted in this story occur all to often on our city streets. The fact that some people will kill for thirty-five dollars has many people in this co ...

(4 pages) 24 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

Fasting in Ramadan

They beat small drums to awaken people to have the dawn meal. In the afternoon, before sunset, the city streets are full of people who want to buy pleasant delicious foods and sweets. There are may c ...

(1 pages) 23 0 1.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith


as changing organisms in response to the way people interact with them. She further explains that, city sidewalks, neighborhoods, government and the economy functions together in the same way as the ... stem hence creating a better understanding on how they could be structured better. She says that "a city sidewalk is nothing. It is an abstraction. It means something, only in conjunction with the bui ...

(4 pages) 36 0 3.3 Jun/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology