Essays Tagged: "public outcry"


In order to gain the support of the public, countries use propaganda. During the Gulf War, Saddam Hussein and George Bush used propagan ... he Gulf War, Saddam Hussein and George Bush used propaganda to gain the support of their respective public. Propaganda was everywhere. It was on the radio and television and it brought the war into ... anda was a vital part of the Gulf War because it provided the US and Iraq with the support of their public. Propaganda is always geared towards the populace claiming that the other country is the opp ...

(4 pages) 83 0 5.0 Feb/1997

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

Genetic Engineering: The Final Frontier

e of this momentous event, the study of genetic engineering and recombinant DNA was thrown into the public spotlight. From that day until this peoples, governments and organizations throughout the wor ... s surrounding genetic modification and engineering. Over the past several years there has been loud public outcry against the use of such experimental procedures because of the possibility of deadly o ...

(4 pages) 88 0 3.0 Nov/2002

Subjects: Science Essays > Genetics & Genome Projects

Deforestation: An Overview of Global Programs and Agreements

estation and its implications for global climate change and biological diversity loss have prompted public outcry. Concerns have sincegrown to include other forest types as well. The Congress has cons ... e sense of urgencyconcerning continuing very rapid deforestation grows.INTRODUCTIONDespite years of public outcry, the world's tropical forests are being cut down at a rate 40 percent faster today tha ...

(21 pages) 347 0 5.0 Dec/2002

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

Standardized and high stakes testing.

"Public outcry has been heard throughout the country in recent years, as an increasing number of stat ... of Education building in downtown Phoenix. The secrecy surrounding the test prompted The Arizona Republic to sue the state to make the test public. A recent court decision sided with the newspaper ci ... the state to make the test public. A recent court decision sided with the newspaper citing that the public's right to know outweighs the cost incurred by the state to make new tests each year. The cas ...

(7 pages) 252 1 3.3 Jan/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

League of Nations Speech - Origin and Purpose

Following the tragic period of the First World War, there was much public outcry for the necessity of international peace and a change from traditional diplomacy. This ...

(2 pages) 24 0 4.0 May/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

How are Atticus's attitudes to prejudice demonstrated within the novel To Kill A Mockingbird by Harper Lee?

n's world. This is demonstrated in several ways. Firstly, by the fact that Atticus, despite massive public outcry, decides to take on Tom Robinson's defense case, and even more so when he puts in an h ...

(3 pages) 21 1 5.0 Jun/2004

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

Human Cloning

"Dolly" in 1997 was one of the major developments in the history of science. It raised an immediate public outcry in both the political and religious media alike, and within days of the published repo ...

(2 pages) 46 0 0.0 Sep/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

The Royal Commission into Aboriginal Deaths in Custody - Includes Bibliography

***The Royal Commission into Aboriginal Deaths in Custody was established in 1987, in response to a public outcry, particularly in the Indigenous community, over the number of Indigenous Australians d ... ts to reduce that rate of Aboriginal Australians being placed in custody. The discriminalisation of public drunkenness was recommended. It was also stated that police practices and policies that led t ...

(4 pages) 50 1 5.0 Aug/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > Australian History

Purpose and intent of the League of Nations

d intent of the League of NationsFollowing the tragic period of the First World War, there was much public outcry for the necessity of international peace and a change from traditional diplomacy. This ...

(2 pages) 18 0 0.0 Aug/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers

Critically assess the reasons for the widespread use of rape as a weapon of war in the former Yugoslavia.

In 1992 media stories began circling about the mass rapes in Yugoslavia, swiftly followed by public outcry and the beginnings of what was to become vast academic and journalistic interest in ra ... rvative estimate of the number of raped women during the Yugoslav wars, with reports of gang rapes, public rapes, enforced brothels, ritualistic torture, rape camps and forced impregnation. The focus ...

(8 pages) 51 0 5.0 Apr/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Nudity in Art

's even offensive, and yet it can be art" ( Barrie 30). Reprisal for being an artist or the fear of public outcry when creating a piece of art several limits the artist's ability to fully express what ...

(9 pages) 104 0 5.0 Feb/2007

Subjects: Art Essays > Works of Art

Jude The Obscure And Tess Of The D’Urbervilles

ss-purposes resulting form conflicting love affairs, which is the same for this novel, as well. The public outcry over Hardy's two final and perhaps most famous novels, Jude the Obscure and Tess of th ... refore he wanted to do something to pay her back. He worked hard to get the love letters out in the public and Lucetta died. Although that is a wrong thing, he got his reward.Conflict There are so man ...

(18 pages) 1911 0 0.0 Jan/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers


. As a reaction against Woodrow Wilson's idealism and troubling international affairs, the American public eagerly elected a president that promised them as little inconvenience as possible. Feeding o ... nearly thirty percent.Following Wilsonian idealism, Progressivism, and the Great War, the American public just wanted to get back to their lives and avoid irritation. Harding recognized this and his ...

(2 pages) 14 0 0.0 Feb/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

The Italian Invasion of Abyssinia

byssinia in return for him joining them in the Stresa Pact. However, as the year wore on, there was public outcry against Italy’s behaviour. The League of Nations union took a ballot in Britain 1 ...

(4 pages) 3135 0 3.0 Sep/2007

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

How 'moral panic' increases our fear of crime

mplification spiral; events are overstated by the media, encouraging further acts of deviance and a public outcry for action creating a loop before dying down until similar acts are linked to the orig ... r action creating a loop before dying down until similar acts are linked to the original validating public concern. The community then questions the society where such deviancy is allowed to occur, ca ...

(3 pages) 68 0 4.0 Nov/2007

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community


We have heard a great deal of public outcry ever since Scotland first cloned a sheep a few years back. Now there are countries whi ... ning more about cloning, as is illustrated in the following: "Type 2 diabetes is considered a major public health problem. It is a complex heterogeneous disease supporting multiple genes promoting the ...

(8 pages) 11 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Genetics & Genome Projects

Berlin Wall Brick

es around them. Only berlin didn't want to co-operate with this spread of communism, so there was a public outcry. Russia was angered by this out cry and decided to punish the city. Only problem was h ...

(3 pages) 583 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

French Views on Biotechnology

o lose trust in the government's ability to determine what is safe (Joly and Lemarie 3). Also, this public outcry has caused the French government to have a moratorium on genetically modified foods, b ... icial wants to lose votes because of support for genetic engineering. This has a negative effect on public perception too, because even though the public does not trust the government to have the publ ...

(4 pages) 441 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

Global Warming as a Social Problem

of what is a problem and what is not. An easy way to clarify what a social problem is if there is a public outcry for a solution to it. While most commonly thought of social problems are based on disc ... wn that younger children and elderly people are more sensitive to pollution compared to the general public. "Continual exposure to air pollution affects the lungs of growing children and may aggravate ...

(6 pages) 93 0 4.0 Jan/2009

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

Edouard Manet, Claude Monet, Vincent van Gogh and their three separate works: Luncheon on the Grass, Impression: Sunrise, The Night Café.

Luncheon on the Grass, Manet depicted the subject of the painting that was directed against by the public outcry: "a female nude among two fully clothed young men and another clothed female figure" ( ... knew, that he could actually see. And Manet lifted the veil of illusion and bluntly confronted the public with reality.Impression: Sunrise is the most famous painting of Claude Monet, an Impressionis ...

(5 pages) 3058 0 0.0 Sep/2009

Subjects: Humanities Essays