Essays Tagged: "New York"

1971 Attica Prison Riots

ity taking several hostages. There were negeotion attempts but they failed. Action was takin by the New York State governer Nelson Rockefeller. He ordered state troopers to retake D yard. It was a fou ...

(2 pages) 65 0 3.3 Jan/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

Comparison of the Met and Guggenheim Museum New York

New York City has been called "the greatest city in the world" numerous times by its own people and ... called "the greatest city in the world" numerous times by its own people and visitors to the city. New York is civilization's greatest world within a city. It gives the overpowering impression of bei ... n of being a magnet and mirror for all of humanity and all that humanity does. For a city so young, New York is home to number of architectural classics. Two of these masterpieces of architecture are ...

(7 pages) 142 0 4.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Design Arts

Makes me think maybe God's a woman too

Last night, the 90's movie "A Thing called Love" was featured in HBO. The story was about a New York based girl who dreamed to be a composer and purposely went to the east coast just to auditi ... gone home. The old house was now a finely furnished two-storey modern house with a large garage and newly-painted gate. It was chilling outside and even the atmosphere has changed. The veranda was the ...

(3 pages) 27 0 5.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

-Postmodernism -

y Barry Holstun Lopez is an example of postmodernism. Barry Holstun Lopez was born in Port Chester, New York and graduated from the University of Notre Dame in 1966. To explain better why this story i ...

(1 pages) 114 1 3.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The 1863 Draft Riots: New York City Under Siege

pted enforcement of the first federal conscription and struggled with authorities on the streets of New York City. What began as a demonstration against the draft expanded into a sweeping assault agai ... ame only some of the targets) as well as a bloody and grotesque race riot. (Bernstein, What Did the New York City Draft Rioters Think They Were Doing? pg. 271). There were many contributing factors a ...

(10 pages) 36 0 0.0 May/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

The Industrial Revoltuion

s promise to help all people in need. Emma Lazars was the daughter of a prosperous Jewish family in New York, she wrote this poem to help raise funds for the Statue of Liberty to have a pedestal to si ... e of the statue, which was usually the first thing immigrants saw when they arrive in the harbor of New York. I believe that this immigrant took advantage of the conditions in the US by trying to make ...

(7 pages) 50 0 4.8 Sep/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

'A Man Escaped' Directed by Robert Bresson, A Critique: The Purity of Models

irector who's unique techniques in displaying flawless realism, with deep simplicity marked a total new era of artistic film. Bresson rejected theater, and it's fakeness and strived only to project hi ... dic type or the deep psychological persona; yet he manages somehow to overlap them, and develop his new original character. The characters (which Bresson creates) open up a literally endless perspecti ...

(5 pages) 18 0 5.0 Dec/2006

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

1920's

never liked you They are dancing and stamping on you They always knew it was you Daddy, daddy, you bastard, I'm through The short stanzas, which cont ... black heart And the villagers never liked you. They are dancing and stamping on you. They always knew it was you. Daddy, daddy, you bastard, I'm through In lines 71-80 the speaker compares her fath ...

(4 pages) 656 0 0.0 Apr/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Italian Treasury Plans To Sell All Oil Sector Holdings

This update from our New York editors 20:40 GMT Oil & Gas News: Top Story Italian Treasury Plans to Sell All Oil Sect ... with Wind, the telecom operator Enel already owns with France Telecom (FTE). Enel plans to list the new Wind entity by year end.The Treasury also reiterated its plans to sell its remaining 3.95% stake ...

(1 pages) 6 0 0.0 Apr/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

The 60's

otest, and social appearance.Rock music became the most important voice for showing and fueling the new "hippie" movement, and the style that emerged with the brilliant, swirling colors and hallucinog ... n Francisco: the Grateful Dead; but it was not long before the movement spread to musical groups in New York and England.The civil rights Movement and the war in Vietnam were the two great fuels for s ...

(2 pages) 14 0 0.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

10 Little Niggers

(3 pages) 5 0 0.0 Aug/2001

Subjects: Humanities Essays

1860-1877 Revolution

cal changes in the treatment of non-whites, as well as a move to the city marked the beginning of a new era. The immense cultural and constitutional changes caused by the 13th, 14th, and 15th ... writing of The Gilded Age. The one problem facing US literacy, however, was the need to educate the newly freed blacks. This was slowly accomplished through organizations made up mostly of women, and ...

(2 pages) 3318 0 5.0 Feb/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Job Satisfaction Paper

residency, and various services to meet employee needs. The flexibility allows employee to develop new duties, like revising or creating manuals to keep them motivated, as the management would allow ... b they had to take to make ends meet at home. Organizational socialization is the process by which new employees learn to adapt to an organizational culture. Job satisfaction on the other hand is the ...

(4 pages) 27 0 0.0 Sep/2010

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Articles of Confederation versus Constitution

s the issues. Two proposals were advanced to broker a deal between the two sides; Virginia plan and New Jersey plan. Virginia plan proposed by large states suggested a bicameral legislation where stat ... a bicameral legislation where states had representatives due to their population. In contrary, the New Jersey plan advocated representation in the congress on unicameral legislation (Levy, 2000). Thi ...

(5 pages) 1 0 0.0 Oct/2013

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Abscam

er sting operation known as 'Abscam' or the Abdel Enterprises Scam was created in 1979 by the FBI's New York district office (Gershman, Bennet L, 1982). This operation was originally designed to catch ... 1982). This operation was originally designed to catch thieves that were stealing art paintings in New York; this sting operation later turned into a test of faith for those in high office in governm ...

(3 pages) 2 0 0.0 Oct/2013

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Issues

Community Development

hler Publishers, 1996. 205-222.Montana, Patrick J. & Charon, Bruce H. 2008. Management. 4th ed. New York. Barron's Educational Series, Inc. Pg 333.

(2 pages) 1 0 0.0 Oct/2013

Subjects: Art Essays

Animal farm analysis

have any extreme views. On the contrary, he adopted the views he was supposed to adopt. He read the newspaper on a daily basis; he reacted to advertisements in the way he was supposed to react. He was ... W. H. "The Unknown Citizen." Poetry X. Ed. Jough Dempsey. 16 Jun 2003.Orwell, George. Animal Farm;. New York: Harcourt, Brace, 1954. Print.

(4 pages) 3 0 0.0 Oct/2013

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature

a doll's house

A Woman's New IdentityIn Henrik Ibsen's drama, A Doll's House, the main characters in the play pretend to be s ... ve without being afraid to study and learn about herself and society.Ibsen, Henrik. A Doll's House. New York: Dover Publications, 1992. Print.Brittany Rosales/ ENLT 109W/ September 30, 2013

(6 pages) 0 0 0.0 Oct/2013

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Language Studies > Writing

Beowulf

ed him, dear as he was to them." (197-203) Similarly, thousands of volunteers and fireman left for New York in the wake of September eleventh. Both Beowulf and these men and women were willing to pos ...

(4 pages) 5 0 0.0 Nov/2013

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature