Essays Tagged: "Refrain"

A Civil Rebuttal (not revolt)

ic definition given to us respectively by Sir Webster's dictionary, I choose in my best interest to refrain to you just what the meaning of philosophy is. I implore you to try and comprehend this matt ...

(3 pages) 67 0 3.7 Jan/1997

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights

Reclaiming the lost virtues in America

their kids. The dictionary defines respect as- "to have regard for the quality of a person" or "to refrain from obtruding upon or interfering with". The problem with society today is that there is a ...

(2 pages) 64 0 3.8 May/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

Transactional Essay on "Of Mice and Men" by John Steinbeck

rs in the California fields,cherish the dream of having a little farm of their own where asLennie's refrain has it, they can 'Live of the fatta o' the land.'George yearns for his own place where he co ...

(2 pages) 44 0 4.3 Dec/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors > John Steinbeck

Treatments of Alcoholism

lics.The primary goal of all treatments for alcoholism is to get the alcoholic to stop drinking and refrain from abusing alcohol in the future. The paths to this goal are diverse. Several factors - bi ...

(7 pages) 166 0 4.3 Dec/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Drugs & Alchohol

Euthanaisa, one of the most acute and uncomfortable contemporary problems in medical ethics

rst of these, for a physician or other caregiver to extend mercy to a suffering patient may mean to refrain from procedures that cause further suffering-provided, of course, that the treatment offers ... ovided, of course, that the treatment offers the patient no overriding benefits. The physician must refrain from ordering painful tests, therapies, or surgical procedures when they cannot alleviate su ...

(6 pages) 112 0 4.3 Oct/1996

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

Why a County should not ban the Sale of alcohol

ounties. As most know you are unable to purchase alcohol under the current laws. Yet, people do not refrain from the consumption of alcoholic beverages. Logically we can conclude that people purchase ...

(4 pages) 67 0 4.7 Mar/1995

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science


and attitudes. Persuasion can be used to accomplish good as well as bad, though, in my paper I will refrain from making value judgements and only report the factual aspects. I will discuss the two bas ...

(6 pages) 378 0 4.0 Nov/1994

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Question--Discuss in brief the logic behind the various peace plans offered to resolve the conflict in the Balkans from July 1991 to the Dayton Peace Accord in 1995.

a three month period and further emplaced agreements from all parties to cease unilateral actions, refrain from all violence, and set up both negotiations (carried out in September) and guidelines fo ...

(8 pages) 76 0 3.4 Feb/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Is it the government's obligation to ensure and protect every citizen's pursuit of happiness?

unalienable" rights. With the first two rights, the founders sought to ensure that government would refrain from taking away precious entitlements of citizenry. The founders surely realized that while ...

(3 pages) 79 1 4.6 Apr/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

Respecting The rules: The disagreement with the don't ask, don't policy.

iams 106). In most of the armed forces the policy is only enforced half the time. Military officers refrain from asking about sexual orientations, but still some homosexual cadets involve themselves i ...

(6 pages) 130 0 3.8 May/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Homosexuality

Tv Violence.

Parentsshould act in a manner than reflects this theory. Most people can control their actions and refrain fromviolent acts. If parents encourage better behavior then children will carry out this beh ...

(2 pages) 32 0 3.7 Jun/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies > The Media

Rembrandt van Rign.

l. These works would soon bring him much fame and wealth, but only for as long as he was willing to refrain from the avant-garde.Throughout his career, Rembrandt van Rign went from Amsterdam's famous ...

(7 pages) 102 0 3.8 Jun/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

Comment on the essential elements of a valid contract and the importance of each.

relationship or agreement between two or more parties that create in each party a duty to do or to refrain from doing something. Normally this means one party making an offer and the other accepting ... s the exchange of mutual, joint promises between persons that entails the performance of an act, or refraining from the performance of an act, with regard to each party. It is also called a two-sided ...

(8 pages) 343 2 4.2 Sep/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Was Australia's participation in Iraq illegal?

be seen that therein exists a general veto on the use of force. Article 2(4), details an explicit 'refrain...from the threat of force', and such is subject to two exceptions, action taken with the au ...

(4 pages) 19 0 0.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Issues

This essay is about Hamlet by William Shakespear and how the story would be different if Ophelia was closer to Hamlet in the social hierarchy of Denmark.

y he did, because there would be no reason for him to spy on Gertrude and Hamlet.Laertes would also refrain from telling his sister to basically ignore the man she loves. Without restrictions from her ...

(1 pages) 27 0 3.5 Dec/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Shakespeare > Hamlet

A contract is an agreement between two or more persons.

en two or more persons (individuals, businesses, organizations or government agencies) to do, or to refrain from doing, a particular thing in exchange for something in value. Contracts generally can b ...

(13 pages) 456 0 4.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

Guy De Maupassant The Necklace

Maupassant's, "The Necklace", the author utilizes the third person narrator throughout the story to refrain from showing any judgment towards the character or their actions. At the same time, the auth ...

(3 pages) 89 0 3.7 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers


th yourself, and to cleanse your mind of all evil activity. One should not destroy life, and should refrain from stealing. They are taught to live honestly and righteously, and to treat everyone with ...

(1 pages) 33 1 5.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Buddhism

Extremes and Social Satbility

, who usually give greatly bad influence to our social and economical development, therefore how to refrain the extremists from doing the action which can give our society lost is a popular topic of l ...

(2 pages) 20 0 3.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

Viktor Frankl's Search for Meaning in his work Man's Search for Meaning

concentration camps, he was threatened with immediate death at all times. One wonders how he could refrain from suicide and continue to find life worthwhile. I feel that his credentials as a psychiat ...

(5 pages) 168 0 4.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature