Essays Tagged: "Compton"

Gang Activity

that he or she could make $200 to $400 for a small gang job. In August of 1996, an eleven year old Compton child received $400 for killing a rival classmate (Wesbrach, 1996). Although money and popul ...

(6 pages) 265 0 4.2 Jan/1997

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community


(, 1)Suicide is intentional self-inflicted acts that end indeath('Suicide,' Compton's). After a series of traumaticevents, normal coping abilities can be pushed over the edge;t ... ages 1-3.SAVE-Suicide AwarenessVoices of Education. 1996. Pages 1-6.'Suicide.' Compton's Interactive Encyclopedia.Compton's NewMedia, Inc. 1994.'Suicide-Frequently Asked Questions ...

(4 pages) 299 0 3.8 Dec/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Depression, Stress & Suicide


'a temporary condition of altered attention in the subject that may be induced by anotherperson,' (Compton's Multimedia Encyclopedia) but there is still much about hypnosis thatis not understood. Bec ...

(5 pages) 168 0 4.6 Nov/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

A Report on the history of Dance.

to the rediscovery by scholars (called humanists) of the writings of the ancient Greeks and Romans (COMPTON'S). In fact, the Renaissance was a period of discovery in many fields, such as new scientifi ...

(3 pages) 94 0 3.7 Jul/2002

Subjects: Art Essays > Performing Arts

Literature - a Mirror of Society. The French Revolution.

o freedom to express their feelings.Government had imposed strong, unfair laws on the common people(Compton's Interactive Encyclopedia "French Revolution"). Theywanted a voice in a stable government w ... there is general agreement. First, itemphasized upon human reason, feeling, emotion, and expression(Compton's Interactive Encyclopedia, "Romanticism") while emphasizingthe love of nature, beauty, and ...

(4 pages) 112 0 3.4 Mar/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History > The French Revolution

The History of Social Work in the Caribbean

s essay, specific focus will be on two of its English speaking countries namely Barbados and Guyana.Compton and Gallaway (1990) defined Social welfare as "an organized set of norms and institutions th ...

(13 pages) 88 0 4.8 Oct/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

American Indians: A Haiku Collection.

wanted your land?Should have tried harderOpen skies and plainsReservations aren't so badCompared to ComptonRacism in sports?Touchdown Washington Redskins!No team named for me

(1 pages) 564 0 3.4 Dec/2005

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

Human Resource Management

essity to respond to changes in the organization's environment (e.g. Stone, 2002, p.174, Nankervis, Compton & McCarthy, 1999, p.190, Compton, Morrissey & Nankervis, 2002, pp.16-17). The organi ... obs change accordingly as organizations respond to economic and technological pressures (Nankervis, Compton & McCarthy, 1999, p.190). But, in most the first and ultimate aim of the function is to: ...

(11 pages) 649 1 4.5 Jun/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management > Human Resource Management


on of all eastern Asia, Confucianism it referred to as a religion but, is more of a moral conduct) (Compton Reference Collection 1996) It visually explained how the elements of nature revolved around ... o means"� way " this makes the Chinese meaning of the Yin "" Yang "the way of life"� (Compton Reference Collection 1996).The Yin was the name given to the cold side of the mountain and Y ...

(3 pages) 16 0 0.0 Apr/2001

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Concentration Camps

?" Prisoner: "Nothing" Official: "That's a lie, for nothing, you get ten years." (Compton's Interactive Encyclopedia)" The people who are kept in these concentration camps are ... ing shot, gassed, or tortured in one of the Nazi's medical experiments.Bibliography: Encyclopedias: Compton's Interactive Encyclopedia, Copyright 1994, 95 Compton's NewMedia, Inc., Encyclopedia Britan ...

(10 pages) 31 0 0.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

George orwell

Grolier n.pag."). Orwell was only his pen name, while his real name was Eric Arthur Blair("Orwell" Compton n.pag.). He was born a British citizen abroad("George" Discovering 6). Orwell?s father was a ... le money. This helped Orwell in formulating his opinions toward the English class system.("Orwell " Compton n.pag.) Orwell was born into a lower middle class family that struggled to provide him with ...

(7 pages) 13 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

The Blue Bird

sitting around in your room for hours. There's just nothing to do at this town that's not a crime. Compton isn't the best place to live but you get used to it after you have lived there your whole li ... Well how about a dog, I don't think so, I haven't had the best of luck with dogs. Here I was at the Compton Pet Store, but when I looked inside there was only cats and dogs."Hey Mister Pet Store guy d ...

(5 pages) 680 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

The Five-Forty-Eight

self involved attitude prevents him from coming that he has no companions. When his neighbor, Mrs. Compton, cannot give him a friendly smile, we read that "the swift death of Mrs. Compton's smile did ...

(3 pages) 13 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Personnel to Human Resource Management

ty and control, the greater involvement in decision making processes, or both of these. (Nankervis, Compton & McCarthy, 1993)In countries such as Australia, the personnel management function arriv ... k: The 1995 Australian Workplace Industrial Relations Survey. Melbourne: LongmanNankervis, Alan R., Compton, Robert L. & McCarthy, Terence E. 1993, Strategic Human Resource Management, Thomson Nel ...

(9 pages) 99 0 3.0 Aug/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management > Human Resource Management

Necessity of the Atomic Bomb

advisors in making this decision. According to a New York Times article from January 27, 1945, Dr. Compton, a member of the National Defense committee, stated that “the use of the atomic bomb saved ...

(5 pages) 12 0 0.0 Sep/2009

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History