Essays Tagged: "extreme conditions"

Rock n roll - the history of

to unemployment, the blues evolved to reflect a changing social climate. Early blues songs told of extreme conditions in the fields, on the levees, in the work camps of the South. Prisons and prison ... to unemployment, the blues evolved to reflect a changing social climate. Early blues songs told of extreme conditions in the fields, on the levees, in the work camps of the South. Prisons and prison ...

(20 pages) 182 0 4.2 Nov/2002

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

Unemployment in the United States has fluctuated due to economic conditions through the decades.

a relationship between the two. When the history of the United States in reviewed, there have been extreme conditions that stand out over the years.Unemployment is used to describe the condition of b ...

(5 pages) 402 0 4.8 Dec/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Plant adaptation in extreme conditions.

nts basic needs are similar to any other organism water, food and sunlight. In this essay the three extreme conditions I will be writing about will be the freezing Arctic, Dry Desert and extremely wet ...

(2 pages) 30 0 1.0 Jun/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology > Plant Biology

Life in Antarctica.

that if you were to hold onto a stop sign, your feet would leave the ground. These are temperature extremes and wind speeds that can occur in Antarctica. While we will not experience such extreme con ... ng by attaching our equipment together and staking it to the ground. If we encounter bad weather or extremely high winds during the day we stop and make camp immediately to protect ourselves from harm ...

(2 pages) 42 0 3.6 Aug/2003

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

How animals adapt to environment they live in.

and nighttime cold, as well as find food and water, which are often scarce. Yet, in spite of these extreme conditions, most animal species are represented in the desert environment, even some we typi ...

(19 pages) 96 0 3.2 Mar/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

Drivers ed

ses drivers, especially inexperienced ones, tend to be overwhelmed and unprepared for driving under extreme conditions. For the most part even a basic knowledge of how to deal with these conditions ca ... problem occurring. This brings me to another possibly more dangerous road condition which is extreme cold and snow. Snow and ice are more common in higher elevations and in the northern United ...

(5 pages) 19 0 0.0 Jul/2005

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

Eliminating Poverty in Southeast Asia

of the world is six billion. One quarter of the world's population-1.5 billion people-are living in extreme poverty. South Asia is a region in which many of these people are living. Every day, thousan ... cities have poor sanitation, and little to no public works, all due to poor economy. Despite these extreme conditions, there is hope for South Asia. In order to improve the economy and help the poor, ...

(2 pages) 31 0 3.0 Mar/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics > Development Studies

How effective was terror in controlling the people of the USSR in the period 1929 to 1941?

osed Stalin's regime were executed, imprisoned or sent to the Gulags, large scale Labour camps with extreme conditions. Stalin's Narodnyi Komissariat Vnutrennikh Del (NKVD - secret police) was respons ... ive farm. Some anti-collectivisation peasants attempted revolts and protests, however were met with extreme force by the NKVD and were almost always executed. This created terror and widespread panic ...

(10 pages) 40 0 5.0 May/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Bi-Polar Disorder

eased. You always have the symptoms but its during the episodes that they go out of control and ,in extreme conditions, can cause you to kill/hurt yourself or someone else (APA). The episodes can be m ... ck of inhibitions, racing thoughts, lack of sleep, talking a lot, risk taking, and irritability; in extreme cases it can cause psychotic symptoms and hallucinations (GEAM; Gale Encyclopedia of Alterna ...

(10 pages) 101 0 4.5 Dec/2007

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Explain the main ideas of the poem 'Dulce Et Decorum Est' by Wilfred Owen. In your answer refer closely to the forms and features used by the poet.

war not being glorious. Owen, a soldier of WWI and who had experienced the pain, loss of lives, and extreme conditions of war, lives to recount this poem to a wide range of audience in the format of a ... the readers with vivid pictures of soldiers pushing forward in slow and controlled pace despite the extreme and harsh conditions they are confronted with.The third Quatrain establishes a change in atm ...

(3 pages) 31 1 3.8 Jun/2008

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

Plant community trends along the Tuolumne river, Turlock lake, and rural vernal pool

nditions that they present. Dry cracked grounds in the summer and moist areas in the winter. "These extreme conditions create a unique ecosystem that harbors high species diversity and endemism: more ...

(7 pages) 1450 0 3.0 Aug/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

Monetary Policy - From an Australian perspective(2008)

ade or Business Cycle can have dramatic effect on a nation's economy. To reduce the effects of such extreme conditions, the Federal government makes one of its main roles to ensure economic stability ...

(4 pages) 17 1 0.0 May/2009

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics