Essays Tagged: "Newark, New Jersey"

A look at Allen Ginsberg and the Beat Generation.

he revolution in writing known as the Beat Generation. Allen Ginsberg was born on June 3rd, 1926 in Newark, New Jersey. His father, Louis, who was a schoolteacher and also a poet who was known for thi ...

(6 pages) 126 0 4.3 Oct/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors

Heating Up the Big Apple

elieve us, temperatures fell into the 30s. Bridgeport, Connecticut, reported 28 degrees Fahrenheit, Newark, New Jersey 34 degrees Fahrenheit, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 36 degrees Fahrenheit, Atlantic ... t is maintained in the same way as thermometers at other ASOS sites, including those in Bridgeport, Newark, Philadelphia, Atlantic City, and Baltimore. The heat island effect that has caused elevated ...

(2 pages) 23 0 3.0 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Shaq and his History

e consecutive NBA titles in the late 1990s and early 2000s.Shaq, as he is often called, was born in Newark, New Jersey. He attended high school in San Antonio, Texas, where he led the school team to t ...

(2 pages) 16 0 3.0 Jun/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers

The Newark riots of 1967

The Newark riots of 1967 were very extreme and terrible time in Newark, New Jersey, one of the worst in U.S. history. The riots were between African-Americans and w ...

(3 pages) 23 0 5.0 Aug/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers

Book report on "Shaq Talks Back"

I knew that I wanted to learn more about the great basketball player.Shaq was born in the ghetto of Newark, New Jersey on March 6, 1972. As a youngster he played there in parks with other children. Th ...

(3 pages) 18 0 1.0 Dec/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Biographies


the studies; 1 in California, 1 in a New York community, 1 in a large metropolitan area, and one in Newark, New Jersey. The first study analyzed 144 adolescents; they were then stratified and randomiz ...

(3 pages) 826 0 0.0 Feb/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Airport Security

32 major airports.How the airports check out Slackest controls: Los Angeles Model screeners: Miami, Newark, New Jersey, Fort Lauderdale and Honolulu Strictest checkpoint: Bradley International Airport ... re missed prohibited items 41% of the time.Among the airports scoring best for security were Miami, Newark, New Jersey, Fort Lauderdale and Honolulu, which all had detection rates of at least 90%.Fede ...

(1 pages) 1093 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

Historical Shifts and Collective Identity

5, both abolishing legalized discrimination in the Jim Crow South. With the booming economy and the new laws, blacks finally began to see an increase in employment and wages, and an increase in high s ... rates and college attendance. However, even though segregation was against the law in the North and new laws were passed making racism illegal, African-Americans would continue to endure discriminatio ...

(2 pages) 2 0 0.0 Nov/2014

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Finlands sucess

(3 pages) 3 0 0.0 Nov/2014

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Dark Brown Dog

What's more, is that the abusive atmosphere of his home had led the boy to grow a fondness for his new companion and to strive to protect to dog instead of letting him befall to harm. What solidifies ...

(4 pages) 2 0 0.0 Nov/2014

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors

The Open Boat

ay of the crewmen after the death of the oiler was that they were not surprised, illustrating they knew that anyone of them could have perished at sea.The crewmen are put into an extraordinary situati ... duction. (2013). In The Norton Anthology Of American Literature (8th ed., Vol. 2, p. 562, 584-600). New York - London: W - W Norton & Company.

(5 pages) 4 0 0.0 Nov/2014

Subjects: Literature Research Papers