Essays Tagged: "public awareness"

Sudden Infant Death Syndrome

n misunderstood or unrecognizable. For the most part, the causes of SIDS are unknown to the general public. This is changing, however, as public awareness is ever increasing. Thus, the purpose of this ... mann, Elizabeth, et al. 'Home Apnea Monitoring and Disruptions in Family Life'. American Journal of Public Health. 2 (1992): 719-722.Bergann, Abraham B. The Discovery of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome. ...

(16 pages) 293 1 4.7 Jan/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology > Human Biology

"The Role of the Media in the Public Understanding of Health Issues" Breast cancer & Silicone implants

shall debate the issue of whether or not the media play a significant role, in contributing to the publics' education of breast and other cancers, due to silicone gel breast implants, and the strateg ... and other cancers, due to silicone gel breast implants, and the strategies used, if any, to promote public awareness. The reason for the writer's interest in this subject is that writer had silicone b ...

(8 pages) 188 0 4.3 Nov/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

Gun Control.

Gun ControlPersuasive EssayDue to extensive media coverage and mass publicattention to the recent high school threats and shootings, there isnow a huge public awareness ... outlawing guns, weare not removing all guns. Sportsmen and hunters will not beaffected by this. The public's main concern is about beingunarmed against criminals. Although handguns would beoutlawed fr ... from the public, law enforcement officers would still bepermitted to carry handguns to protect the public.Although a decision on gun-control may never bereached, there are still several precautions t ...

(2 pages) 105 1 4.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Gun and Weapon Control

Lack of public atttention to rape victims.

mber 12, 2002Mrs. McMillenEnglish 12 HonorsThe Aftermath of Rape VictimsThesis: There is not enough public awareness of the options available to date rape victims.I. IntroductionA. Hook SentenceB. Dat ... A. Hook SentenceB. Date rape is the act of forcing sex before or after a dateC. There is not enough public awareness of the options available to date rape victimsII. Narrative- Annie: The Story of A S ...

(17 pages) 203 0 4.5 May/2003

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

Enviromental management authority of trinidad and tobago.

alisation of all government entities performing environmental functions;(e) Promote educational and public awareness programmes on the environment;(f) Develop and establish national environmental stan ... esn't only mean knowledgeable people but people with the ability and capacity to be friendly to the public and just as understanding to the needs public as to the needs environment.Lack of proper faci ...

(5 pages) 51 0 4.0 May/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Earth Sciences

The Effects of Hardiness on Stress Levels.

nd life events and why others don't. This fascination is likely attributed to an recent increase in public awareness that high stress can have serious physical consequences, including increases in blo ...

(8 pages) 116 0 4.6 Oct/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Depression, Stress & Suicide

Children and the T.V.

at choices parents can have to replace T.V. in their preschooler's life. We have to continue to the public awareness about what T.V. programs are appropriate for kids. There are certain T.V. programs ...

(1 pages) 28 0 3.4 Apr/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies > The Media

Achieving sustainability may be difficult, even impossible, but our aim to reach that goal should always be taken seriously. Do you agree? Provide clear arguments to support your position.

earth's ability to support living things.While human impact has increased, scientific knowledge and public awareness of the environment and our dependence on it have increased as well. The more intere ...

(3 pages) 180 0 4.6 Apr/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science


ts of the world mean that our forests should in future be sustainable.We can only hope that growing public awareness and enlightened legislation will produce a world which is safe for us and will prov ...

(1 pages) 46 1 3.0 Oct/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

Vietnam and the Pentagon Papers: A Record of Public Deception

true value. However the main purpose is to give a well rounded view of whether national security or public awareness takes precedence in an extremely volatile situation, such as the Vietnam War.The ke ... Ellsberg. It was McNamara's mind which envisioned them and Ellsberg's hand which opened them to the public; however these two aren't as different from each other as they may seem. Robert McNamara was ...

(6 pages) 68 0 3.0 Nov/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > Asian History


y today. It is often misunderstood or unrecognizeable.The causes of SIDS are unknown to the general public. The public awareness is increasing.SIDS is also commonly referred to as crib death. It is sa ...

(1 pages) 56 2 2.7 Feb/2006

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Diseases

PR Campaign: Final

pport Group (CCSG) is to aid custodial parents in the collection of child support and educate their publics in the process. Is there a big demand for education of procedures to collect child support?" ... even imagine raising two children on $7.53 per hour? That is why CCSGs' second purpose is to raise public awareness to the magnitude of this problem. Public perception is very negative toward individ ...

(25 pages) 616 0 4.3 Oct/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

How to create a successful commercial

or Windows Movie Maker to create this product.Many companies have already approached their "lack of public awareness" problem in a similar way; by creating a TV commercial. On nearly every television ... be one of the most effective marketing strategies. But with such a diversity of TV commercials, the public starts getting irrationally selective about products. Instead of picking the most useful prod ...

(1 pages) 35 1 5.0 Nov/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

Opinion: HIV Testing Should be Mandatory

In 1995 nearly fifty thousand individuals died of HIV/AIDS in the United States alone. Increased public awareness and the production of various medications have given this number a very notable dec ...

(2 pages) 16 0 4.3 Mar/2007

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Human Rights

Ethics breach at Canadian National Railway

fficient company. They also want to minimize the harms. The company accomplishes this by putting up public awareness of train crossings, having a disaster plan in place when there are derailments; the ... eing straightforward with their communication within the company and when they are dealing with the public. This follows the deontological theory. The code puts each employee's character and virtue in ...

(7 pages) 38 0 5.0 May/2007

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

Rain Man, Autistic Savant

film. That 1988 movie, in its first 101 days, accomplished more toward bringing Savant Syndrome to public awareness than all the efforts combined of all those interested in this condition the past 10 ... tively affectionless behaviors might make a more interesting character for Raymond Babbitt, one the public had never really been exposed to on screen. Also, autism would create an opportunity for a mo ...

(15 pages) 37 0 0.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

CRRF Perspectives

er the attack on Pearl Harbour during World War II. Their strategic goals are as follows: establish public awareness of causes and manifestations of racism; support efforts of allies and potential all ... The struggle to fight against racism has been a battle throughout history and still exists today! Public education is essential for raising awareness an elimination of discrimination based on differ ...

(2 pages) 429 0 0.0 Feb/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

MacDonald strategy

ir equity shareholders), but also as vehicles for enhancing both the local economic and influencing public policy. They are expected to meet the diverse expectations of all their stakeholders. While e ... examples of how corporations can enhance and essentially deliver to numerous incentives to increase public awareness and social, economical benefits in the community at large. There are various paradi ...

(53 pages) 677 0 4.3 Oct/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Medical Project

tem should be able to handle appointments, medical records and payments online. It would also build public awareness by giving general information about the clinic as well as recent medical news and a ...

(2 pages) 8 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

Modern Day Slavery in Brazil

ment with the International Labor Organization. The whole issue of forced labor has become far more public. Public awareness is much higher and that is a big advance for the people of Brazil.Bibliogra ...

(2 pages) 34 0 4.8 Feb/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > Central & Southamerican History