Essays Tagged: "Manchester"

The Life of James Joule.

James Prescott Joule, born in Manchester, England, lived from 1818-1889. His father was a prosperous brewery owner. James was born ...

(1 pages) 25 0 4.3 May/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Physics


f Bridgewater. He owned coal mines in Lancashire but he needed to get the coal to the big market of Manchester which was nearly six miles away. The Duke gave the task of designing and building the can ... win.The canal was a huge success because:*It made the Duke a lot of money*The price of coal fell in Manchester by 50% therefore making it cheaper and the cheaper it was the more coal was sold.*Brindle ...

(3 pages) 21 0 3.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers

A continuation of buttered mediocrity.

nd I have known him since our schooling debuts at nursery, all those years ago in Ashton-Underline, Manchester. This was a particularly poor area of Manchester and neither of our families had money to ...

(7 pages) 15 0 0.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Hobsons Choice

band Willie, on her father Hobson and on her two sisters Vicky and Alice.Hobson owns a shoe shop in Manchester; his three daughters who do not get wages for their long hours run the shop. Maggie keeps ...

(6 pages) 23 0 2.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Drama

Life changes during Industrial Revolution

became the source of Britains wealth.The result of these changes was industrial towns, places like Manchester, which was the mass producing city of cotton, and Birmingham, which produced metal trades ... ey. His first canal was built to carry coal for the Duke of Bridgewater's mines at Worsley, west of Manchester, into Manchester itself, and it also reduced the cost of coal in growing industrial citie ...

(5 pages) 57 0 3.7 Mar/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

"Manchester: Industrialization and Growth"

"Identify the issues raised by the growth of Manchester and analyze the various reactions to those issues over the course of the nineteenth centu ... nalyze the various reactions to those issues over the course of the nineteenth century."Background: Manchester, England, became a leading textile manufacturing center soon after its first large mechan ... census of 1851, much of this made up of the working class and immigrants. In the 1832 Reform Bill, Manchester was granted representation in Parliament and middle-class men received the vote. After Qu ...

(3 pages) 53 1 4.4 Apr/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

The life and works of J.J. Thomson.

Joseph John Thomson was born in Cheetham Hill, near Manchester, England on December 18, 1856. His father was a bookseller and a publisher. Having discov ...

(7 pages) 34 0 1.0 May/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

The Life and Works of Emmeline Pankhurst

g and believed that all girls were as good as boys. So Emmeline attended school in her home city of Manchester and went to finishing school in Paris. Soon after her return to Manchester she meet the l ...

(3 pages) 34 0 5.0 Jul/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Mary Barton: a tale of Manchester life

This essay will look at the first chapter of Mary Barton: a tale of Manchester life and to show how the ideas raised here are relevant to the rest of the novel.Chapter ... it becomes more prominent:'Many of the improvements now in practice in the system of employment in Manchester, owe their origin to short, earnest sentences spoken by Mr Carson. Many and many yet to b ... s. It is also an effective chapter as it sets the scene and lets the reader know the story is set inManchester.BibliographyGaskell E, Mary Barton, Penguin popular classic 1996Gaskell E, Mary Barton, I ...

(6 pages) 14 0 0.0 Mar/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Who was to Blame for the Peterloo Massacre?

was bloodshed.On August 16 1819, 60,000 men, women, and children assembled in St. Peter's Fields in Manchester to hear the famous speaker Henry 'Orator' Hunt criticise the government. The day began pe ... s at an unlawful meeting for the purpose of exciting discontent". Also, source E, an extract from a Manchester newspaper blames Henry Hunt and his colleagues. It declares that they ignored the warning ...

(4 pages) 24 0 5.0 Jun/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

"Industrial Revolution in Manchester" by De Tocqueville

in Paris. This french politicalwriter and statesman, visited, in 1835, the great industrial city ofManchester. During his stay, he describes in his personal diary, themany abonible things he perceive ... caused tothe human race and the environment in place.Firstly, to explain the rapid urban growth of Manchester, we shallconsider the industrialisation of Great Britain at the time. Starting fromthe XV ...

(2 pages) 31 0 4.3 Oct/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Biography on John Dalton

started farming for two years. Later, at 1793, he studied mathematics and natural philosophy at the Manchester Academy. At 1800, he published his atomic theory, explaining how and why elements would c ... ce he was coloured-blinded himself, colour-blind was sometimes called Daltonism.John Dalton died at Manchester of paralysis. He first suffered from it since 1837, when he got his first stroke. After f ...

(1 pages) 22 0 3.7 Nov/2006

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

Design of communication systems

for their British based operations. This network is required to connect their main hospital site in Manchester to their existing branch hospitals in Birmingham and Glasgow and the soon commissioned ne ... e technical requirements that have been agreed are presented below.The main site will be located at Manchester site, where will be placed the electronic reference library, which must be effectively us ...

(21 pages) 190 0 3.0 Feb/2007

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science > Internet and networking


under five years old and disabled people Where were they moved from? London, Birmingham, Liverpool, Manchester, Sheffield, Leeds, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Newcastle, The Solent, Kent "“ later they wer ... moved 3.5 million children were moved, some cities were more successful than others "“ 75% of Manchester children were evacuated, only 15% of Sheffield children.Many children loved the experienc ...

(4 pages) 849 0 0.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

How to create productive teams?

to have challenging goals. Level of difficulty of the goal is very important element. Friedley and Manchester describe ways in which goals can be elevating such as personal challenges and the importa ... communications by at least providing the means for the team members to meet in person. Friedley and Manchester agree that this "human moment" of communication has a powerful influence on creating team ...

(5 pages) 120 0 4.3 Jul/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management > Leadership and Communication

Community Service at Colleges

s at Windham Area Interfaith Ministry, reading stories to children at the Lutz Children's Museum in Manchester and making tree ornaments with the residents of the Mansfield Center for Nursing and Reha ...

(2 pages) 26 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Manchester DBQ

When Manchester first built its big mechanized cotton machine, it became the leading textile manufacturin ... rope. In 1851, it was granted a royal charter after Queen Victoria's visit. The Reform Bill granted Manchester representation in parliament and middle-classmen the right to vote. All this was due to t ... in parliament and middle-classmen the right to vote. All this was due to the exponential growth of Manchester during the Industrial Revolution. According to the Encarta World English Dictionary, Indu ...

(6 pages) 28 0 5.0 May/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

What Are the Effects of Acid Rain?

eatures, and man-made structures.Acid rain was first discovered in the mid-1800s around the city of Manchester, England. Scientists gathered rainwater in England, and through a chemical analysis, they ... n” 30 June, 2009.Hare, Sue. “Acid Rain” 36-38 Atmosphere, Climate & Environment. Manchester Metropolitan University. Manchester.30 June, 2009Mason, B.J. Acid Rain: Its Causes and it ...

(11 pages) 10 0 0.0 Aug/2009

Subjects: Science Essays > Earth Sciences > Meteorology

Identify the issues raised by the growth of Manchester and analyze the various reactions to those issues over the course of the nineteenth century.

Great Britain was the marquee nation during the Industrial Revolution and accordingly so, Manchester became one of the leading textile centers of the world. This proliferation was accompanie ... turally assert that the public welfare is not declining.One of the most obvious negative effects on Manchester's state as a whole was the decline of aesthetic value, and the increase of pollution, whi ...

(3 pages) 25 0 4.0 Jan/2010

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

5th Avenue Expands into the South West

ng the new romantic pop of it's time. In the 1990's it was renamed 5th Avenue and given a whole new Manchester image and it began hosting the best indie nights around. With its student based clientele ... tudent based clientele, 5th Avenue has become the student capital of the North West and undoubtedly Manchester's No.1 Indie experience. As part of this success 5th Avenue are interested in expanding t ...

(7 pages) 2 0 0.0 Dec/2010

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers