Essays Tagged: "jobs"

A Short Biography of Benjamin Franklin

teresting is his impact on the scientific world.Benjamin Franklin was a modest man who had had many jobs in his lifetime. This may help explain his large array of inventions and new methods of working ... is lifetime. This may help explain his large array of inventions and new methods of working various jobs. He did everything from making cabbage-growing more efficient to making political decisions to ...

(7 pages) 239 2 4.7 Oct/1996

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

Sexism in the Workplace

ardly any seem tohave any power. Obstacles in the way of woman in careers, if womenprefer different jobs to men, equal pay for both sexes and what's changedsince the law was made an Act of Parliament. ... at their careers where already setup for them as marriage andmotherhood (Pascall 1995: 2). The only jobs they would be getting weretedious low paid jobs (a Secretary) and be only looking forward to wh ...

(10 pages) 598 0 3.0 Aug/1996

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

Female Discrimination in the Labor Force

tely shown how women arestill being treated as inferior citizens when comparing their wages and the jobs they arehired for to that of men. Many women in similar occupations as men, and having thesame ... ildren. Fewer women saw marriage as a settling down. Women who hadchildren began to return to their jobs. The number of working women that were eithermarried or had children or both increased dramatic ...

(5 pages) 396 0 4.3 Jan/1997

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


yed gainfully outside of the home. Over the next hundredyears, women have not only gained access to jobs outside of thehome, but also fought for equality in the work place. Thesestruggles have not bee ... d 1800's a small number of women begin theirassault on, what were at the time considered, male-only jobs.Fields such as teaching, preaching, medicine, and law were alljobs domenated by men. Women had ...

(5 pages) 130 1 4.8 Dec/1996

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

Piece of the Pie

udents are given financial aid from the university that they attend. If necessary, students can get jobs to help differ the costs. There are no restrictions put on most students as to where they can w ... letic Association, the governing body of collegiate athletics, restricts these athletes from having jobs. Even though these athletes would have a hard time make room for a job between practices, meeti ...

(7 pages) 130 0 3.5 Oct/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

The Grapes Of Wrath, The people and the Depression

e Joads undergo the hit of the depression, they have to leave their farm. They go to California for jobs, but find there are few jobs, and it pays little, or at least less then what they were told. Th ... e then 4 million workers to build and repair roads, and teach in schools, were just a couple of the jobs.Some of these programs would work temporarily, but eventually there would be no more work to do ...

(3 pages) 104 0 3.8 Mar/1997

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

Plight of Worker during the Industrial Revolution: A Paradigm Shift from Agriculture to Industry

salaries were meager, and they had no benefits or retirement options.The Civil War had created many jobs for unskilled workers. Jobs such as digging trenches for the troops, transporting the dead and ... d and wounded, and providing food for the South. At the conclusion of the war the majority of these jobs became unnecessary, therefore putting thousands of people out of work. Most families were large ...

(2 pages) 100 0 4.3 Apr/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Casinos, are they good for Ontario?

ng casethat outweighs the negative side. One of the main reasons that they are good isthat numerous jobs are created by and for the government. Another positive aspectis that the government and local ... funding.One of the most important reasons why casinos are a good thing is the factthat a number of jobs are created. In the past three years casinos have creatednearly 43,0001 jobs directly and indir ...

(3 pages) 85 0 3.8 Mar/1997

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Plato's Republic, Does Plato Believe There can ever be a Just Society ?

must have virtues, voices, it can be wise and brave. The state must have everyone performing there jobs to their best ability. For a state to be just the people within the state must also be just. A ...

(3 pages) 335 0 4.4 Apr/1997

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Contemporary Philosophy

Greenhouse, personal experience

ouse I found out it was different from any other job I ever had. It was one of the most responsible jobs so far of my life. Four thousand lives were almost totally in my exchange sisters, Tanya, and m ...

(2 pages) 51 0 3.4 Dec/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

"Lord of the Flies" by William Golding

other. This led to many more problems, such as deciding and agreeing on a leader, who would do what jobs, and most importantly, which of the boys would become the leader of the crew. Futhermore, the b ... t with everyone helping to make it. The second house looked okay but some people forgot about their jobs and wandered off. But the third house was no more than a horrible shack considering only two pe ...

(2 pages) 34 0 4.0 Sep/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > "Lord of the Flies" by Sir William Gerald Golding

arguments for spending more of the American budget on Education rather than Welfare

anies for helping out welfare workers.Monsanto has hired five recipient and found almost twentymore jobs for others.Under the new laws of the welfare reforms, the ablebody workers should work within t ... of recievingbenefits. Some of the good things out of this plan is thatby the year 2005, only 14% of jobs will be done by more ofthe dependent poor people. This is bad because 46% of aidrecipients had ...

(2 pages) 81 0 4.6 Feb/1997

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

Computers, I don't like computers. So why can't I get a job? Personal essay

Today most jobs use computers. Employees are probably going to use one on the job. A lot of people are being re ... se computers. Employees are probably going to use one on the job. A lot of people are being refused jobs because they don't have enough(If any) Computer related experience. We are moving into the tech ...

(2 pages) 78 1 3.8 Dec/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science

What Should And Shouldn't Computers Be Allowed To Run?

can be confusing and hard to operate, but also because how they affect peoples everyday lives. What jobs should highly advanced computers be able to run? This question can involve ethics, privacy, sec ... ers be able to run? This question can involve ethics, privacy, security, and many other topics.What jobs can and can't we leave to the computer? As computers grow more and more advanced, not to mentio ...

(2 pages) 44 0 3.4 Feb/1997

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science

Computer Technician. Personal experience

ked together ', help run an internet provider and build web pages.About a year ago my Uncle changed jobs and now he is a Computer Technician. I have been working with him and really enjoy it.Five Task ...

(2 pages) 75 0 4.2 Jan/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

The Miller's Tale

see I had become somewhat of a owner of women. I was interested in this becomes because of the free jobs that came with it. You see because of my gorgeous looks the women had trouble seeing past it to ... n in my pants, I mean in me. So why not just become an owner of women to sell to others for nightly jobs and such and reap the benefits of it all. So like I said, the day had gone perfectly until one ...

(4 pages) 46 0 3.0 Feb/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Possible Major. On Industrial Engineering Technology

rial Technology. The industrial field is one that I am very interested in and offers many different jobs to choose from. A few of the jobs included in the industrial field are; Industrial Engineer, Me ... industrial field is therefore a promising one because of its constant need for someone to fill the jobs it includes.Industrial engineering technologists must be able to do many things. I will list a ...

(4 pages) 104 0 3.5 Nov/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

The appeal of Socialism. Refers also to Sinclair's "The Jungle is a 'subliminal"

appeared in Europe offered a bright futureand economic stability to these naive and hopeful people. Jobs withexcellent wages and working conditions, prime safety, and other benefitsseemed like a chanc ... eteantithesis of what they dreamed of.The enormous rush of European immigrants encountered a lack ofjobs. Those who were lucky enough to find employment wound up infactories, steel mills, or in the me ...

(2 pages) 80 1 4.0 Feb/1997

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

A Tale Of Three Classes. A Marxist Criticism on 'The Importance of Being Earnest' by Oscar Wilde

ems to be a practice that will always exist in this world, but the question largely is not on their jobs, but if they are deemed of a different class, and sadly to say yes. In today's world it seems t ...

(6 pages) 113 0 5.0 Jan/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

An overview of the Socialist Party and Bob Dole Abortion

re than anyone else that are in charge of all the workers. The government sets the salaries for the jobs. The persons that are in charge of the company are in charge and run the bussiness but also mus ...

(3 pages) 29 0 3.0 Oct/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science > Politicians