Essays Tagged: "locked up"

Schizophrenia. What is schizophrenia? What are the causes? What is it's history? What are the symptoms? How is it treated? What are the different forms of the disorder?

be witches and were burned at the stake. They were thought to be possessed by the devil. They were locked up or cast out to live on the street. If they committed a crime, they were imprisoned and oft ... where if they commit a crime and are found it to be a result of a mental disorder, instead of being locked up, they are given treatments and sent to get help. Just like the Christians from back then t ...

(13 pages) 436 3 4.3 Feb/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Mental Health

Oliver twist (short)

n to the workhouse. So he took him back.One day at the workhouse Oliver asked for more food, he was locked up and a reward was offered to anybody who would take him away and use them for work. He was ...

(2 pages) 55 0 5.0 Mar/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Charles Dickens

Peter the Great vs. Catherine the Great--Who Was Greater?

temper, which he did not attempt to suppress. Peter I was cruel and ruthless to the point where he locked up his own son in prison under suspicion of infidelity and let him die there. On the other ha ... e. That included access to warm-water ports on the Sea of Azov and the Black Sea. Russia, being landlocked at very high latitude, has only frozen ports, which made outside trade near impossible. And t ...

(4 pages) 60 0 3.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

An essay about california's three strikes law.

ice and court costs could be saved by not having to deal so often with such offenders once they are locked up, but greater prison costs overcome such savings.I am very indifferent about his law; in st ...

(2 pages) 93 0 3.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

"The Diary of Anne Frank Play" by Frances Goodrich and Albert Hackett.

ugh he was very content for the first part of the play. When he realized that they were going to be locked up in this Secret Annex for a long time he began to become very greedy and hard to get along ...

(2 pages) 23 0 3.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Alfred Hitchcock Biography Essay. 860 word summary of Hitchcock's life, his achievements, and his death.

ievous, and sent young Hitchcock to the police station with a note for the officer. Alfred was then locked up behind bars for awhile to think about what he had done, and during this time he felt immen ...

(3 pages) 78 0 3.7 Dec/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Directors

Protect your home from burglars

bs close to your house trimmed, to eliminate cover for burglars. Remember to keep ladders and tools locked up and ask your neighbors to do the same. Check the lighting around your house, to make sure ...

(2 pages) 39 0 5.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Grady and Miranda- A Comparison of Lessons The Collector by John Fowles and All The Pretty Horses by Cormac McCarthy

anges in their traits and thus begin to view their lives in a different light. As a result of being locked up, Miranda slowly begins to realize that life is not all about material things. Along Grady' ...

(6 pages) 54 0 3.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

A Permanent Solution to a Reoccurring Nightmare

ellucci signed legislation to put a stop to dangerous sexual predators, keeping the worst offenders locked up even after they serve their prison time, and also monitoring these criminals for life. How ... sexual predators may claim that this solution will cost too much money. By keeping these prisoners locked up for the rest of their lives communities will need to contribute a large amount of money to ...

(3 pages) 50 0 3.4 Apr/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights

Juvenile Justice

d three long years of protests and clemency request had finally paid off. But should Tate have been locked up to begin with? That question leads to my own interpretation of "the law". You kill and no ...

(3 pages) 83 2 3.0 May/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

Being a Prisoner

e being kept away from the rest of the society and with freedom taken away from them. Imagine being locked up into a small tiny place where you don't see blue sky or shinny starts at night, but dull b ... aily life. Many people think that prisoners have done something that is wrong to they deserve to be locked up in prison and sacrifice their freedom. It is true for the fact that prisoners should deser ...

(1 pages) 17 0 0.0 Sep/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

What is the importance of Boo Radley in the story "To Kill A Mockingbird" by Harper Lee?

. Just highly strung, he said. He stated that 'no Radley is going to any asylum' and so he kept him locked up in the house. Even through the time-span of the book, Nathan Radley (Boo's brother) tried ...

(3 pages) 21 0 1.4 Nov/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > "To Kill a Mockingbird" by Harper Lee

Not Mentally Challenged/ A short Classification

lack of knowledge about a deaf person's capability, caused families to keep the handicapped person locked up in the house, hide them from friends and the rest of the society. Reasons where embarrassm ... of learning.Nowadays, deaf people are recognized as intelligent human beings. No longer hidden and locked away, they are accepted as valuable family members, and integrated into our society. Hearing ...

(3 pages) 62 0 5.0 Nov/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

Maya Angelou

. Instead, it is trapped behind its "bars of rage." All body parts are clipped together to make him locked up, except for the throat. All that's left for it to do is sing. The rest of the poem describ ...

(1 pages) 27 0 3.0 Mar/2005

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Language Studies

The Awakening by Kate Chopin, essay on the main character of the novel

vidual helps mold a simple conformed outer appearance while keeping emotions and personality traits locked up inside. This often creates hardship and confusion for people because they face conflicting ...

(5 pages) 34 0 3.0 Apr/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Please describe the current three (3) strikes law in California. Also, give any solutions you feel would correct the problems that are now occuring. Please attach a bibliography.

ogan, "Three Strikes and You're Out," the law ordains that felons found guilty of a third felony be locked up for 25 years to life (Godina). Although the first two "strikes" must be serious felonies, ... ate, per year to keep criminals jailed (Ehlers). This amount is negligible when the criminals being locked up for over 25 years warrant their sentence. When the crime is simple drug possession or unar ...

(8 pages) 101 0 4.8 Apr/2005

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

"Kate Benchworth."

, Kate becomes determined to make the most of the time she has left. She falls in love with the boy locked up in the local jail and befriends the town recluse. Valerie Sherrard's new novel is a moving ...

(2 pages) 17 0 1.0 Nov/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

"Jane Eyre" By Charlotte Bronte: A temptuous life an extra-ordinary heroine

wedding day, the sermon is abruptly halted by the announcement that Rochester's insane wife is kept locked up in the attic of Thornfield. Jane runs away. Penniless and almost starving, Jane roams the ...

(7 pages) 12 0 0.0 Mar/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Tri-Valley Herald Article Summary: Locked-Up Potential

The article "Locked Up Potential" provides not only a glimpse into the horrific treatment of youth in California' ... . Jacquinn Scales entered "the system," jail, when he was only 16-years-old and often "spent months locked down 23 hours a day." The article also describes that many young people, once they leave Cali ... d potential and innate greatness"; thus, he mentors and works with youth like Scales while they are locked up. Scales was given books he wanted to read and wrote reports on them. When he was finished ...

(2 pages) 29 0 3.0 Mar/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Sex in "Rabbit Redux" by John Updike

a certain point in their lives."Harry...all huddled into himself, stupid to keep her [Janice's] sex locked up all these years...he's too fastidious, hates sex really..." (49) Rabbit, who ten years ago ...

(6 pages) 20 0 3.0 May/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American