Essays Tagged: "guinea pigs"

What price knowledge. En experimentation on Humans.

ic knowledge .In doing research for this paper I have found many examples wherehumans were used as 'guinea pigs' or killed. One example of thismisconduct was in 1959 it was a common practice for drug ...

(2 pages) 117 1 4.1 Oct/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

What two guys imagine and think about when they think of women

ink of women. These two guys are Mike, my friend and Timmy, my cousin. These guys are basically the guinea pigs in my experiment and their findings will be collected in the album. The other half of th ... take into consideration that comfort is more important then what it looks like.These two guys, the guinea pigs, is a very small of a large majority of men with these expectations. From the informatio ...

(10 pages) 149 0 4.7 Feb/1997

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

My Views on Animal Experimantation.

determine the safety of cosmetics.Substances like eye shadow and soap are tested on rabbits,guinea pigs, rats, dogs, and many other animals, despitethe fact that the test results do not he ...

(3 pages) 101 1 3.4 Nov/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Animal Testing

This is an essay i wrote on animal testing and why it should be stopped.

of testing for several products. Other products such as eye shadow and soap are tested on rabbits, guinea pigs, rats, dogs, and many other animals, despite the fact that the test results do not help ...

(3 pages) 191 5 4.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Science Essays

Genetic Experiments During the Holocaust, the book Night was the reason for the assignment. If you need biblo, email me. 2 1/5 pages.

, andSachsenhausen. The Nazi doctors did not consider the people to be human, they were just larger guinea pigs to them. Pain was not relevant. The unlucky ones who were chosen for the experime ...

(5 pages) 26 0 3.0 May/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War II

Animal Testing.

ld products or medicinal products.Other products such as eye shadow and soap are tested on rabbits, guinea pigs, rats, dogs, and other "defenseless animals". According to a side project of PETA's (Peo ... eaf, and... there has even been cases of dogs being sewn together, and many cases of mice, rabbits, guinea pigs and even monkeys having cosmetics, detergents and other household products rubbed into t ...

(4 pages) 39 1 3.4 Dec/2005

Subjects: Science Essays > Genetics & Genome Projects

Vitamin C

immune system.Most animals can produce their own vitamin C. Man, primates (apes, chimps, etc.), and guinea pigs, however, have lost the ability. They instead have to get it through their diet.It was a ...

(3 pages) 68 2 3.5 Jun/2006

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

Controversial Issue - Animal Testing

each year"� (Spisak 1). The fifty million animals include dogs, cats, mice, rats, hamsters, guinea pigs, and primates. Very rarely are reptiles used because they are cold-blooded and they have ...

(5 pages) 19 0 0.0 May/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Testing Drugs On Animals

tests tend to be very unreliable in some areas. When testing Penicillin if we had just tested it in Guinea Pigs we most likely would have declared it a toxic drug.Medical testing on animals has proved ...

(3 pages) 6 0 3.0 May/2001

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

The Colony I Would Live In

in the New England section. Massachusetts was a great colony to live in. After all, you are guinea pigs. The people who sailed on the Mayflower were very lucky. Even though most of them died, ...

(2 pages) 11 0 0.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Medical Experiments Of WWII

Imagine your best friend being tortured and used as real-life guinea pigs. Simply because they are "different" from everyone else. This was not just started in th ...

(2 pages) 576 0 0.0 Feb/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

TOK: Imagine a World with an extra sense.

at did affect him was that the verloren were constantly being used by the police, by scientists, as guinea pigs. What did affect him were the anti-verloren sentiments in the air.Marcus was 22, freshly ...

(3 pages) 28 0 4.0 Sep/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

This is a critical analysis paper that I wrote for an Abnormal Psychology class. It discusses the ineffectiveness and over-prescription of SSRIs such as Prozac.

is so short respective to an entire life-span, people who are prescribed the drugs are essentially guinea pigs for any and all long term side effects. Six to eight months of testing is not enough for ...

(3 pages) 42 0 5.0 Nov/2007

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Depression, Stress & Suicide


ould cause over population and wasted money, cell damage and the patients could possibly be used as guinea pigs, and how will they adapt to the future? Obviously, people are interested in cryonics bec ... act cryonics has not been proven yet is frightening. They could try to use one of the patients as a guinea pig or lab rat for use in experiments that may never work. "As one leaflet is careful to say, ...

(7 pages) 634 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Diseases

My Own Modest Proposal

, if the crime was serious enough.        The people on death row would make good guinea pigs. They could be used as test subjects to determine side effects of different chemicals. W ...

(1 pages) 560 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

Editorial: Animal Testing

to assess the level of damage or irritation caused to the rabbits. Sunscreen products are tested on guinea pigs to assess the level of allergic reaction and irritation. These cosmetic tests could caus ...

(1 pages) 12 0 3.0 Jan/2009

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Animal Testing

Environment Proposal

d towards dogs, although it would accommodate other small animals such as cats, birds, rabbits, and guinea pigs.The Pet Plaza would be available so that the guests could have a place to bring pets whi ...

(7 pages) 68 0 0.0 Aug/2009

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Psychological Theories & Authors

Essay Against Animal Testing

er 1 million animals that the USDA collects numbers on, which includes dogs, cats, sheep, hamsters, guinea pigs, and primates, have been tested on. Since then, that number has increased to approximate ... ryday, such as eye shadow, soap, furniture polish and oven cleaner, may be tested on rats, rabbits, guinea pigs, dogs, cats, and other animals. These tests are mainly used to test the degree of harmfu ...

(3 pages) 167 0 0.0 Mar/2010

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Current Issues

Animal Research. The pros and cons, and what we could do as people to stop it from happening.

ther animals. Research started in the 1960's and included research on frogs, rabbits, farm animals, guinea pigs, and even chimpanzees. (APA) all of these animals are harmed in inhumane ways, and that ... wrong with animal testing. "Penicillin may not have seen the light of day if it had been tested on guinea pigs or rats - it kills guinea pigs and produces birth defects in rats. In fact, this antibio ...

(6 pages) 2 0 0.0 Mar/2013

Subjects: Literature Research Papers