Essays Tagged: "Dependant"


his living in the criminal justice system. Because of this, he argues that the accused is more of a dependant than a defendant. For Ericson this is a problem and he shows facts about why the Canadian ... at the accused does not know the details of the criminal justice system and therefore is completely dependant on his lawyer to secure his future. The way Ericson puts it, it seems as though he sees th ...

(13 pages) 219 0 4.2 Mar/2002

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

Why had the potato become the staple diet in Ireland in the 1840s?

re, including its agriculture and the fluctuation of its population. The reason the Irish became so dependant on the potato was due to the colonial system. When Britain was experiencing an industrial ... for the women and children to beg in order to survive. Wealthier farmers and landlords were not so dependant on the potato and ate a varied diet of such things as salt beef, pork, corn and diary prod ...

(12 pages) 180 3 4.3 Apr/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers

Short Story asessment, The Good Corn & Turned

ted and had notknown any other lifestyle besides her country one, her isolation caused her to becomedependant on her husband and besides him Elsie was her only companion.Mrs. Marroner on the other han ...

(3 pages) 38 0 5.0 Feb/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers


alues in most every country. Many of the conventionalities the lower class population had become so dependant on were literally wiped from their lives, leaving huge voids in belief and purpose. This i ...

(5 pages) 122 0 4.3 Sep/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Modern Philosophy

Aeroplane Physics

relative airflow. It is varying according to the shape (camber) of the wings. Production of lift is dependant on two principles:* Bernoulli's Principle and,* Newton's Third Law of Motion.Bernoulli's P ...

(3 pages) 70 0 4.7 May/2002

Subjects: Science Essays > Physics

Diabetes - an overview

s known as insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus (IDDM). This type ofdiabetes includes people who are dependant on injections of insulin on a daily basis inorder to satisfy the bodies insulin needs, the ... e.PHYSICAL ACTIVITY AND DIABETES (EPIDEMIOLOGY)Recently insulin injections have become available to dependant patients. However in thepre-insulin era physical exercise was one of the few therapies ava ...

(6 pages) 219 0 4.6 Oct/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Diseases

United States Policies toward the Sioux Indian Nation.

by force, religion, and money. They were put on reservations to live out the rest of their lives as dependant captives of a government that cheated and lied to them. Forced onto these reservations by ...

(5 pages) 81 0 2.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

The impact of ICT on society.

and most importantly, the computer. We now live in an 'information age', a society that is heavily dependant upon the storage and communication of information.Employment PatternsWith the introduction ...

(5 pages) 11884 0 3.6 Apr/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies

Power and Gender Roles.

or sexual seduction to get what they want. The problem with using such strategies is that they are dependant on several factors in order to be successful, which are usually out of a woman's control. ...

(1 pages) 83 0 3.0 Apr/2003

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

Sexuality and Masculinity.

tionists 'generally' accept that all ways of understanding are products of culture and history, and dependant upon the particular social and economic arrangements prevailing in a culture at a particul ...

(8 pages) 384 1 2.7 Jun/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sex & Sexuality


nly inspire admiration.The Roman Empire, during the conquest of the Mediterranean, became extremely dependant on the use of slaves because of its haphazard expansionistic policy that obtained a vast a ...

(4 pages) 39 0 1.0 Jul/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Classical Studies

How colonialism contributed to the lack of development in Mauritius.

ack of development in Mauritius.Colonialism means the policy of acquiring colonies and keeping them dependant. The Dutch, France and Britain colonized Mauritius. The British were most successful in Ma ... not yet fully exploited. The island was small and isolated, with few natural resources and and very dependant on one crop.After becoming independent in 1968 they joined the British Commonwealth and Ma ...

(3 pages) 59 0 3.0 Aug/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Nuclear energy.

lear power makes up roughly 17 percent of the earths electricity. Some countries have become highly dependant on nuclear energy with France being one of them, at the moment 75 percent of Frances elect ...

(2 pages) 76 0 4.0 Aug/2003

Subjects: Science Essays

This essay is the summary and reaction of "Of Mice and Man".

the night in a river bottom. Lennie is a large, gentle mentally retarded man, devoted to George and dependant upon him for protection and guidance. Lennie is a lover of soft things, and she likes mice ...

(3 pages) 30 0 1.7 Nov/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

How successful are Descartes arguments for the real distinction between mind and body? Upon which would you place most weight?

n immaterial thing and is distinct from the body. He believed that the mind is not the body, is not dependant upon the body and so can exist without the body. It is however my opinion that Descartes i ...

(9 pages) 147 0 0.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Modern Philosophy

Desrcibed the character and personality of Mr. Collins of Pride and Prejudice.

ing to his patron, Lady Catherine de Bourgh. He believes her power and wealth give him value. He is dependant upon her to feel secure and he gains self-esteem through her honorable and powerful reputa ...

(2 pages) 44 2 5.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > "Pride and Prejudice" by Jane Austen

An essay on addictions

scription drugs, such as Ritalin, and they are taking doses higher than recommended they can become dependant on the drug. If they abruptly stop taking the drug or dramatically lower the doses they ma ...

(2 pages) 101 1 4.3 Dec/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Language Studies

Ethics and different Culture- Right or Wrong?

ad is related to the cultural background out of which they arise.The action a person partakes in is dependant on the society which one belongs. For example: human sacrifice and cannibalism in the 1500 ... les or ethics.Some would say, however, according to subjective ethical relativism, morality is also dependant on the individual. Every person is free to develop and maintain their respective set of mo ...

(3 pages) 228 1 2.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Comparative Philosophy & Ethics

"In little Dorrit Dickens achieves his most striking effects through symbol and image; the plot is of secondary importance." Examine this view of the novel.

rs. Amy remains dignified throughout, even when in poverty and the demands of an unappreciative yet dependant family are made her responsibility with no disagreement on her part. When the family come ...

(3 pages) 14 0 3.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Charles Dickens

A concept paper on body peiercing. Includes the history, risks, common piercing areas, and comments on why people choose to get body piercings

as a puberty ritual. Each parent would pierce one ear of their child to symbolize that the child is dependant on his parents. In other societies it was used as a status rank or passage into manhood (" ...

(4 pages) 85 1 5.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: Art Essays