Essays Tagged: "culture religion"

Neo-Nazis of Europe

law and to fundamental human rights. They promote ideas of hatred against those whose skin color, culture, religion, appearance, sexuality, and way of life or thinking is different. The entire Nazi ... proof to state otherwise that the idea that this holocaust never happened is a fallacy. Nazi youth culture is promoted via the international Nazi skinhead music scene. The main organization is the B ...

(7 pages) 87 0 4.4 Jan/1997

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

Can a person raised as a Christian learn to live the path taught by Buddha? A Christain can maintain their religion and still learn Buddha's Philosophy.

ossible. Buddha's philosophy can be applied to anyone regardless of his or her background including culture, religion or gender.Christians often have many misconceptions regarding the teachings of Bud ...

(8 pages) 238 1 4.5 Apr/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Classical Philosophy


hing more than a blur as I try to journey back into my childhood. My assimilation into the American culture took place in 1984 when I was only four years old. Nine family members squished into a one-b ... compared to many other immigrant stories. What makes my story interesting is how my perspective on culture, religion, and life as a whole matures through the year while my parents' remain largely una ...

(5 pages) 75 0 2.0 May/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Biographies

Eurocentrism and the Right to Dominate in the New World.

fact that a race of people already resided on the continent and had developed fairly sophisticated cultures did not deter the Europeans from trying to reach their specific goals of finding gold, spre ... eople but generally speaking Europeans did not grant Indians respect in regards to their lifestyle, culture, religion, language or land. Europeans followed this doctrine of not respecting racial diffe ...

(4 pages) 54 0 3.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Why i love college life?

ollege you have the opportunity to meet different kind of people. I mean people that they differ in culture, religion and in any other characteristics you can think of. People you can exchange your op ...

(2 pages) 72 0 2.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Why do girls play with Barbies and boys with race cars?

an purchasing a gift silently contemplates a toy fire engine or race car. All over the world in any culture, religion or economic state, the sex of a child will effect its upbringing like nothing else ...

(8 pages) 239 2 4.2 Jan/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

My Son the Fanatic - a movie review

Son the Fanatic', which portrays the life of a Pakistani family living in England. It is a story of cultures and generations, stunningly recorded on film to make the viewers take a new look at this ma ... s Parvez (Om Puri), who has been a taxi driver for twenty-five years. He has abandoned his country, culture, religion and brought his family to a new, prosperous country in order to have a better life ...

(3 pages) 53 1 3.0 Mar/2004

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

Pouring Perfection - Egyptian Pyramid Contruction

at Giza stands out of the desert as a man-made mountain, an amalgamated symbol of ancient Egyptian culture, religion, and art. However, though it is the best known pyramid, Khufu's Great Pyramid is b ...

(7 pages) 78 2 4.9 May/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

Celebration of Multiculturalism

ore the facts were known. Fortunately, in Canada racism is reduced by, celebrating the diversity of cultures. In Canada there are Indian, European, African American, Mexican, and everything else you c ... frican American, Mexican, and everything else you can imagine. All those individuals have their own culture, religion, morals and standards. Now, one might wonder how do all those people get along tog ...

(2 pages) 75 4 4.4 May/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Native American poetry

Native Ametican poetry has many outstanding qualities that describes the people, culture, religion, and activities that Native Americans did. Native Americans did't write their poem ...

(2 pages) 24 0 5.0 Mar/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

1. What is the policy of multiculturalism and why was it introduced by the 1970's? 2. The effects that the policy of multiculturalism has had on Australian culture and society. 3. Case Study:

rtunity - the right of all to equality of treatment and the removal of barriers of race, ethnicity, culture, religion, language, gender or place of birth. The policy was introduced because it appeale ... ate to Australia. 2. Explain the effects that the policy of multiculturalism has had on Australian culture and society. 500 words The effects of the multiculturalism policy have been good for Austra ...

(4 pages) 87 2 4.1 May/2005

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

English Language and African native language

Language is a great power which forms a huge part of people culture and identity, it's also enabling them to express themselves and keep their history. In colon ... n, so the colonizers realize the power of language, each language is heavily embodied with specific culture, religion, identity and history, so when these things are cutting off within the language, i ... nce" (Chinua Achebe 433 ). Achebe believes that Language can be considered as a barrier between two cultures; in addition English is a universal Language which gives African writers more chance to spr ...

(3 pages) 59 0 4.0 May/2005

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Language Studies

Women and discrimination in the workplace

ings, we may share the same feelings, the same ideas, the same emotions, the same beliefs, the same culture, religion, country, ambitions and many other things that can't be counted. On the other hand ...

(16 pages) 210 0 3.7 Jun/2005

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights > Women's Studies


Through the use of terror, technology, literature, and science, European powers forced European culture, religion and thus enlightenment on the so-called inferior races of the world. On many occas ... the world. On many occasions as cultures resisted the infringement of unfamiliar values into their cultures, violence would result. In essence colonialism is in itself a form of marginalization and a ...

(4 pages) 41 0 4.6 Dec/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

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cs norms and guideline changes from one country to the next. This has a relative effect in terms of culture, religion, and individuals. Sometimes some thing which is ethical in one culture may be unet ... ics is subject to perception. One cannot rationally claim that the ethical values of one particular culture are better than those of another. Whatever action or decision categorized as 'right' or 'eth ...

(10 pages) 193 0 4.1 May/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Teenage pregnancy

iety as a whole. Teenage pregnancy happens among women under age 20. This problem is not limited to culture, religion, education or moral values and beliefs. Here are some facts: Every year almost a m ... ns outside of marriage, and for this reason it is viewed as a social stigma in many communities and cultures.By contrast, in societies were teen parents are wed, pregnancy is welcomed by the family an ...

(4 pages) 121 0 1.7 Sep/2006

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

Teenage Pregnancy

pregnancy arises from individual, family, and social factors. These include but are not limited to culture, religion, moral values and beliefs, law, education, economic circumstances, lack of support ...

(2 pages) 89 1 3.0 Nov/2006

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

The Black legend: Was the black legend merely a butchering of the Indians or a true statment?

e although the Spanish did treat the natives crudely they also adapted parts of the Native American culture into their own and intermarried with the Native women creating a New Mestizo race. The Spani ... and other Europeans which reached the Americas helped the gradual development of uniquely American culture.The Europeans brought over from the old the old world their own culture, religion and tradit ...

(1 pages) 12 0 0.0 Nov/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

How the use of a second language affects identity

ntary form cannot easily be defined since there are numerous factors (such as language, traditions, culture, religion, belief systems and perhaps even ones position in society) which contribute to its ... y is rendered inconsequential. The conclusion drawn by Smith (1983) asserts that "that language and culture may be inextricably tied together, but no one language is inextricably tied in one culture". ...

(2 pages) 58 0 5.0 Mar/2007

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Language Studies

Culture and Change

005). The anthropological term cultural synthesis is a word which describes the fusion of different cultures, which adapt and evolve to become their own. Cultural syncretism focuses on the combination ... es in comparison to Muslim nations. I will explain the background and contributing factors, such as culture, religion and historical influences that have synthesised, to create British Muslims as we r ...

(6 pages) 83 0 2.3 Apr/2007

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Anthropology