Essays Tagged: "half a million"

Shylock from Merchant of Venice

races he has bore. A good example is in Act 3 Scene 1, beginning with line 52:"He hath disgraced me half a million, laughed at my losses,mocked at my gains, scorned my nation, thwarted my bargains,coo ...

(2 pages) 63 1 3.7 Mar/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Shakespeare

Black Advancement and Equality

a time of love, happiness and the struggle for civil rights. On August 28, 1963, approximately over half a million people met on the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, D.C., to fight for the passing of t ... ts. King's speech is effective because by the way he uses different words to make his point.Over of half a million of optimistic and motivated people, which mainly consisted of blacks were inspired by ...

(2 pages) 74 0 4.2 Feb/2003

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

The Electoral College.

mes in the 19th century, but also in the presidential elections of 2000. Although Goregained nearly half a million more votes than Bush he didn't gain enough electoral votes to win. The winner-take-al ...

(4 pages) 122 0 2.0 Aug/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law


"Autism"Imagine a disease that affects more than half a million people in the United States , impairs their social interaction and communication skil ...

(8 pages) 326 0 4.9 Oct/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

What are the current business Opportunities facing the Malaysian economy?

ere is great scope for the expansion of Internet and IT in Malaysia. Currently, there are less than half a million Internet subscribers in Malaysia. With an average of four users per subscriber, this ...

(5 pages) 99 0 3.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Building Brand Community on the Harley-Davidson Posse Ride THis case describes marketing techniques in the motorcicle industry, particularly Harley Davidson.

en phenomenally successful at attracting members and chapters. From nothing in 1983 it has grown to half a million members in 1,160 chapters. This is the core of Harley-Davidson's market and it is eas ...

(4 pages) 348 0 4.8 Feb/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies > Automotive Companies

Rural maine Areas are Threatened with Extinction

proportionate to the lot or the property. A chicken shack on Orrs Island can go on the market for a half a million if it has a view! I actually read in a local real estate brochure about a driveway fo ...

(3 pages) 26 0 3.8 Feb/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

Life in the trenches

ttle of the Somme in 1916, the British Army lost around 20,000 men. The attack cost the Allies over half a million casualties but only penetrated 12km, at most, into German lines.Front line trenches w ...

(1 pages) 57 1 3.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

Indonesia - an essay on it's geography, climate, early history, natural resources and government

945 under the name, the Republic of Indonesia and before 1945 it was ruled by the Dutch. But even a half a million years before the Dutch even set foot in Indonesia soil prehistoric humans began to se ... ertilizers, plywood, rubber, food, tourism, and farming. Its main industry is farming and more then half the population are farmers. Rice is the main crop but cassava (tapioca), peanuts, rubber, cocoa ...

(2 pages) 84 0 3.9 Apr/2004

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

The Electoral College

es in the 19th century, but also in the presidential elections of 2000. Although Gore gained nearly half a million more votes than Bush he didn't gain enough electoral votes to win. The winner-take-al ...

(4 pages) 124 0 3.4 Apr/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

"Snowboarding History" Speech

a snurfer. He, not long after this, licensed his idea to a manufacturer. That year in 1966 he sold half a million snurfers. Although these two inventions helped revolutionize the Snowboard, it wasn't ...

(2 pages) 28 0 4.3 Jun/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

Cloning: The Dire Moral Implications

, clones will likely be destined for the adoption/foster care system already overburdened with over half a million parentless children in the U.S. alone. To create these new clones, then, is morally p ... st be considered before decisions about the future of cloning are made.In the first case, with over half a million people in the U.S. adoption/foster care system, there are already enough unwanted chi ...

(3 pages) 29 0 5.0 Sep/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

AMWAY: An argument on how the strategic capability of this organisation could further be developed

panies. Founded by Rich De Vos and Jay Van Andels in Michigan in 1959, Amway's sales were more than half a million US dollars during its first year of business. In 1980, the company had its first bill ... ing of Amway sales and customers are of vital importance in determining early response to products, half point response, final response, and long term results. It helps develop the strategic capabilit ...

(10 pages) 111 0 3.0 Jan/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

The Vietnam Anti-War Movement.

oned. The United States lost over 58,000 soldiers with thousands more wounded, missing and at least half a million vets suffering from post war physiological trauma or chemical poising and hundreds mo ...

(1 pages) 21 0 0.0 Jan/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > Asian History

Events in the late 1800's that led to the civil war in America

rriet Stowe published the novel Uncle Tom's Cabin. This novel showed the horrors of slavery to over half a million Americans contributing to anti-slavery feelings in the north. Only three years later ...

(2 pages) 50 0 5.0 Jan/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History > North American Wars

A Creative News Article - Fiction

The 11-Year Quest to Create Disappearing Colored BubblesChemical burns, ruined clothes, 11 years, half a million dollars--it's not easy to improve the world's most popular toy. Yet the success of on ...

(2 pages) 13 0 0.0 Mar/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Case study on new billing system of CITYCELL

. From the year 1996 they expand their network and try to make service chipper. Now a day they have half a million subscribers. City cell is the only company, which use CDMA technology.Vision of organ ...

(26 pages) 160 0 3.7 Apr/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Electoral College

oes not win the presidency. This was shown in the 2000 election when Al Gore won the public vote by half a million votes but lost the presidency because he lost the electoral votes. What are more impo ...

(1 pages) 18 0 0.0 May/2006

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Government

How does propaganda work? What are its historical origins? Was the war in Iraq initiated by a campaign of propaganda and disinformation?

ic propaganda harnessing and intensifying a centuries-old anti-Semitic legacy. The massacre of over half a million Tutsis in Rwanda was instigated by radio propaganda. Support for the 1991 Gulf War ha ... y theories thrive. When the media are seen to be controlled by governments or commercial interests, half-truths flourish.Jowett & O'Donell (1992, cited in O'Shaughnessy, 2004:18) define propaganda ...

(11 pages) 115 0 5.0 Jun/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies > The Media

Civil War in Sudan

e non-Moslem rebels in the South since 1983. "Two million are dead, four million are displaced, and half a million are refugees. The rest of the world has turned a blind eye to the things happening in ...

(3 pages) 63 0 4.3 Jun/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > African Studies - History