Essays Tagged: "Duke University"

Slave pens in the metropolitan area

ation Society, the Alexandria Archaeology Department, the National Black Historical Foundation, the Duke University Reference Library, more search engines than I care to remember, and a fellow pilot n ... ve prisons that are discussed in all this information that I have collected. I do know that on 1315 Duke Street in Alexandria, V.A. there is a well known slave pen/prison that is still standing today. ...

(4 pages) 48 0 4.0 Jun/1996

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

All Violent Criminals Have a Mental Illness- Discuss

to be the victims of violent crime. According to researchers at North Carolina State University and Duke University, people with severe mental illnesses, schizophrenia, bipolar disorder or psychosis a ...

(5 pages) 157 0 3.5 Nov/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

The Breakdown of Women in Combat Situations.

quality have already inflicted. One such expert is a lady named Madeline Morris, a law professor at Duke University and a consultant to the department, who relieves herself of her advice to the army i ... tant to the department, who relieves herself of her advice to the army in an article in the current Duke University Law Journal.The article, titled "By Force of Arms: Rape, War and Military Culture," ...

(5 pages) 89 0 4.5 May/2003

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

Affirmative Action

t minority, rather than the person most qualified for the job. For example, a policy was adopted by Duke University in 1993 that required each department at the university to hire at least one new Afr ... s. This is less than two black Ph.D.s for every American college or university (Sowell). Therefore, Duke University's policy would force them to hire faculty that are not as qualified, due to a shorta ...

(6 pages) 111 0 5.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

Richard Nixon, US President

where Student politics and debates distinguished his college years. In 1934 he won a scholarship to Duke University in Durham, North Carolina. At Duke however Nixon didn't participate in any of the po ...

(4 pages) 52 0 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Campus Security-Rearch paper for Criminal Justice class CCJS451. Outlines need for more security at U of Maryland

t online forms posted on the department's World Wide Web page" (Campus Crimes...). Colleges such as Duke University, the University of Georgia, and MIT have already implemented such programs and have ...

(7 pages) 120 0 5.0 Aug/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

Affirmative Action Is Everywhere.

s due to their parents' wealth, and ability to become future chairmen of fund-raisers. According to Duke University, fifty-two percent of the 2001-2002 freshman class had parents that contributed mone ... e Action."Another category of affirmative action is social connections. Caroline Diemer, a previous Duke graduate, stated that if it were not for recommendations she received from two donors of Duke U ...

(4 pages) 34 0 4.3 Dec/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History


l. I didn't realize what that was until we finished talking. Rachelle wanted to get into and attend Duke University. All of her studying paid off. Rachelle is now a sophomore at Duke. She was at the t ...

(3 pages) 29 0 5.0 Sep/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing


cticed in their schools. An article in Newsweek International reported that on a study conducted by Duke University among 50,000 college students and 18,000 high-school students, 70 percent said they ...

(2 pages) 94 0 4.3 Jan/2007

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education


back from Cali, worked a couple of days, and then went home to NC for Thanksgiving. Got a call from Duke. They wait listed me. Well, at least I didn't get an outright rejection. So, I guess I'll have ... . What a typical Chinese trait! LOL So, I drove them to see a little bit of the Capital in Raleigh, Duke University and UNC.I played video games at Greg's place last weekend. He just got the Xbox. But ...

(7 pages) 10 0 1.0 Aug/2001

Subjects: Humanities Essays

American indians 2

Morality, and the Problem of History", an essay written by Jane Tompkins, a professor of English at Duke University, outlines Tompkins dissatisfaction on how American Indians are portrayed throughout ...

(3 pages) 14 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History


Extra Sensory Deception.6 Dr Rhine and his associates conducted ESP experiments during the 1930s at Duke University. He coined the term extra-sensory perception and his studies started the modern ESP ...

(5 pages) 17 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

History Of Internet

begin using it. Queen Elizabeth writes the first royal e mail message in 1976. In 1979, students at Duke University make the first USENET newsgroups which allowed people to have discussion groups rega ...

(3 pages) 70 0 5.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science > Internet and networking

Why Yale?

of 125 competing teams at Rutger University's Debate Program. I was also one of thirty accepted to Duke University's selective "Oration Lab" program for advanced debaters.I regularly use my speaking ...

(1 pages) 1043 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Rhetorical Criticism - Richard Nixon's Resignation

Whittier College in California and graduated in 1934. After Nixon graduated third in his class from Duke University's Law School in 1937, he practiced law for five years before joining the Navy in Aug ...

(15 pages) 36 0 5.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

The rivalry of Duke and North Carolina

petition among two teams. One of the greatest rivalries today is between the basketball programs of Duke University and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, otherwise known as Duke and UNC ... e University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, otherwise known as Duke and UNC. The rivalry between Duke and UNC is one of the largest and most intense in all of Collegiate Sports. Whenever these two ...

(5 pages) 11 0 0.0 May/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers

Axia College - Student Survival Guide

by far one of the most important things to uphold in academia. The Center for Academic Integrity at Duke University defines academic integrity as a commitment to five fundamental values: honesty (a se ...

(6 pages) 157 0 5.0 Jul/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Benefits to having a CFO as CEO

quent big payoffs, but will often show a steady growth and return. In fact, according to a study by Duke University, companies that are run by optimistic, dynamic CEOs often run a higher level of shor ...

(5 pages) 27 0 1.0 Sep/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management > Management Planning & Decision Making

Hypothesis Identification Article Analysis

music with mp3 players and iPods. While the use of technology is banned for most schools, in 2004, Duke University decided to conduct an experiment to see if the use of iPods could enhance a students ... t would have access to digital recordings, and an iPod is more convenient to store digital content. Duke University believed their hypothesis to be true that the University gave their 2004 freshman cl ...

(2 pages) 54 0 0.0 Sep/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Summary of “‘Indians’: Textualism, Morality, and the Problem of History”

Textualism, Morality, and the Problem of History" written by Jane Tompkins, an English professor at Duke University, the author criticized the history writers and described the issue of problems that ...

(5 pages) 3 0 0.0 Apr/2012

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education