Essays Tagged: "Grants"

American Medical Association

rch, and service programs at home and abroad. The foundation helps advance medical education though grants, scholarships, and all other types of funds and donations provided by supporters all over. It ... p medical students, educators and retired physicians advance well into the future. Besides founding grants for medical students and educators, AMA also develops and promotes the standers in medical pr ...

(4 pages) 177 0 3.6 Apr/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Power Shifts in Intergovernmental Relations, a Result of Fiscal Federalism

nt to initiate a multitude of national programs--such as the interstate highway--as well as provide grants to the states. It is primarily through these grants that the national government can exert in ... n exert influence over state affairs; for, by designating restrictions in the distribution of these grants, the national government can compel states and localities to make or alter policies and legis ...

(3 pages) 110 0 4.5 Nov/1996

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Government

"The Readiness Is All" - Hamlet (graveyard scene)

of Hamlet's return from England and sets the stage for Hamlet's discovery of Ophelia's death. This grants him a realistic outlook on the nature of death and his own fate. Up to this point Hamlet had ...

(2 pages) 85 0 3.9 Jun/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Classical Studies

How helpful is Boyer in explaining or understanding religion? This is an analysis of Pascal Boyer's "Religion Explained"

er reasons for dreams, natural phenomena, the beginning of the world, and our place in it. Religion grants solace during times of hardship, and is the glue that binds societies around the world in add ...

(8 pages) 137 0 4.8 Dec/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Anthropology

Essay on Henry Ibsen's "A Doll's House"

ching upon several different factors of Danish society, as this text will explain. "A Doll's House" grants that the status of women in 19th century Denmark; their roles weren't dominant, households we ...

(3 pages) 113 0 4.5 Feb/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Gun Control.

d amendment make firearm ownership legal in this country? Many argue that the second amendment only grants the military of a state to be armed while gun owners believe that the second amendment gives ... nt. I feel that anti-gun activists do have a good point when arguing that the second amendment only grants a militia or the military the right to bear arms. But you cannot mistake the words of the sev ...

(8 pages) 290 3 4.8 Sep/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

This essay deals with the population problem in China. It discusses the one-child policy and it effect on China in the 1970s and 1980s.

but in urban areas the rate is about 1.2 children per woman. Couples are to sign a contract, which grants the couple and their child economic and educational advantages in return for the promising no ...

(1 pages) 107 0 3.7 Nov/2003

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Analysis of the poem "There is a Garden in her face" by Thomas Campion.

nd even forbidden fruits, as if she were a forbidden creature that no one shall speak to unless she grants them the pleasure of conversation.Campion uses one main symbol throughout the poem which can ...

(2 pages) 21555 0 5.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

The Duel for North America 1608-1763 chap. 6 of American Pageant. find out about the edict of Nantes, The Seven years war,find out about braddock and other generals!

ween the RCC and Protestant Huguenots i.e. St. Bartholomew's Day massacre* Edict of Nantes: grants limited toleration to Fr. ProtestantsWar ceases* 1608 Quebec est. by Fr. Lead by Samu ...

(3 pages) 47 0 3.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Choices in Life and religion. Quotes from "Life of Pi".

er reasons for dreams, natural phenomena, the beginning of the world, and our place in it. Religion grants comfort during times of hardship, and is the glue that binds societies around the world in ad ...

(4 pages) 130 1 3.2 Dec/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

A Letter To The Editor of West Australian.

Bali bombing will be executed(Editorial, Aug 9, 2003), which is the form of punishment that clearly grants him exactly what hewas hoping for.Some people welcomed this sentence, some not - suggesting o ...

(2 pages) 38 0 5.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays

An Explication of Judith Jarvis Thomopson's "A Defense of Abortion"

n to the issue of the morality of abortion. Her argument is laid out as eight main points. Thompson grants, for the sake of argument, that the fetus is a human from the time of conception. Thompson's ...

(13 pages) 111 1 3.0 May/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

Great to be Grateful

teful I am for being alive, married, and an American.Waking every morning I am grateful that Jesus, grants me the ability to awaken in my own warm comfortable bed. People all over the world have the b ...

(2 pages) 96 4 4.9 May/2004

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Grant Proposal

BackgroundI started looking for grants to improve technology for schools and decided to become more specific. I looked for a grant t ... rs' knowledge, understanding, and appreciation of American history.The program supports competitive grants to local educational agencies. The purpose of these grants is to promote the teaching of trad ... of traditional American history in elementary and secondary schools as a separate academic subject. Grants are used to improve the quality of history instruction by supporting professional development ...

(6 pages) 262 0 3.0 Oct/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Adding Value to the Organization

ing benefits, managing financial and budgetary transactions, procuring goods and services, managing grants and contracts, and information and data access and desktop support related to the above.How c ...

(5 pages) 305 2 4.8 Oct/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Parsons' Theory

s a degree of free will. Every person according to this model has the capacity to act. He (Parsons) grants that every actor has control of his or her own destiny, and free will is an indispensable par ...

(2 pages) 19 0 0.0 Feb/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology


wn as Active Euthanasia and refers to the direct killing and an act of commission; where one person grants another with the power to end their life. Whereas, Passive Euthanasia is the act of omission; ...

(3 pages) 12 0 3.0 Jan/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Euthenasia

Describe all the aspects of bail

ommunity ties of the defendant.* The defendant's record of fulfilling his obligation under previous grants of bail.* The strength of the evidence against the defendant.Special casesThe presumption in ...

(2 pages) 28 0 1.0 Apr/2006

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

The Meaning of Liberty: A Comparison of Patrick Henry's Personal Beliefs

y. It is clear, then, that Patrick Henry believes that liberty is a most important part of life. It grants individual freedoms as well as societal ones; and those freedoms are vital in order for a soc ...

(2 pages) 26 0 3.7 May/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science > Political Theory

For a Named Rural Area in an MEDC, Describe and Evaluate the Attempted Solutions Introduced to Reduce Rural Poverty and Deprivation

y to help work their way from poverty. Cornwall has 4 leader areas, and they are all provided with grants and maintenance for the project. The problem with this program is that it is a temporary sol ... regeneration and long term employment/training. The EU Matches all funding the British government grants to a project, so in theory halves the amount Britain pays, or adds more to the project. This ...

(2 pages) 24 0 0.0 May/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics