Essays Tagged: "stresses"

Variations in High Altitude Populations. The purpose of this paper is to describe the high altitude stresses and the general adaptations made by the Tibetan population in the Himalayas and the Quechua

an that thrive in this type of environment. In this paper I will describe the high altitude stresses. Along with adaptations made by the populations living in them. The two high altitude popul ... heep, and goats are the main animals used. In the high altitude there are many environmental stresses that the people must endure. They include hypoxia, intense ultraviolet radiation, cold, ari ...

(8 pages) 128 0 3.5 Dec/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology > Human Biology

Deciduous Forests - An introduction to the forrests in NY

ortheast we experience four distinct seasons, and for a tree species to thrive it must adapt to the stresses corresponding to each season.Of the three basic types of temperate broadleaf forests, (temp ...

(5 pages) 76 0 4.6 Dec/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Forestry

Charles Dickens' novel, Hard Times

ap him in a dreary existence. Thomas Gradgrind, the father of Louisa, Tom, and June not only stresses facts inthe classroom in which he teaches, but also at home to his family. Thomas has broug ...

(1 pages) 98 1 4.7 Feb/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Charles Dickens

Mothers With a Divided Heart

ed society, is paramount to the success of the family and the global economy. At the same time, the stresses of every day individual economic and personal fulfillment needs are a significant counter f ...

(4 pages) 140 0 4.1 Apr/1996

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

How is the independence of the judiciary guaranteed in Australia?

nd the judiciary should be exercised as separate and independent branches. It is this doctrine that stresses the need for the independence of the judiciary from the other two government institutions i ...

(3 pages) 79 1 4.7 Mar/1997

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

Stress The physical and mental effects of Stress

in certain ways. Some stress early in life is conducive to later emotional and physical growth. But stresses, or conflicts, can also threaten a person's life as well and health.Behavioral psychologist ...

(2 pages) 588 0 4.3 Mar/2002

Subjects: Science Essays > Mental Health

All My Sons , Miller's Chief Criticism Of American Society

o achieve that goal; even if the repercussions of their actions will bring harm to other people. He stresses that money seems to be the key factor that drives society to this level of corruption. ... o into it.' Sue is willing to deny Jim his real desire, in order to make more profit. Miller stresses that society has become so corrupt, that people would rather do something they do not enjoy ...

(3 pages) 75 0 4.0 Dec/1996

Subjects: Art Essays > Drama

Gun control in The States

world.She feels that a handgun makes them more prepared and gives them power over theirattacker.She stresses several situations in which she was feeling like she was beingthreatened.At those moments s ...

(3 pages) 119 0 3.0 Nov/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

Hypnosis In Psychology

ble or not. In contrast to the authoritarian and standardized approaches, the utilization approach, stresses the interaction nature of the hypnotic relationship. These approaches have many dissimilari ...

(4 pages) 173 0 4.1 Dec/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

The independence of the judiciary in Australia

nd the judiciary should be exercised as separate and independent branches. It is this doctrine that stresses the need for the independence of the judiciary from the other two government institutions i ...

(3 pages) 99 0 4.3 Mar/1997

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

The Sight of Science

of senses and experience, while Decartes thinks them imporatnt for understanding of nature. Galileo stresses the need for separation of science and religion, while Descartes deems the correctness of t ...

(6 pages) 122 0 3.0 Mar/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

My philosophical Approach to counseling

       counseling and therapy rather than a firm theoretical         model, it stresses core human conditions. Normally,         personality development is based on ...       is becoming; that is the approach has a future         orientation. It stresses self-awareness before action.         (1996, p.465)         ...

(5 pages) 583 0 4.6 Jan/1995

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

Coping with stress in a workplace

e effects that stress has on the worker and the organization. Finally we will consider what kind of stresses there are in military organizations and how they can be controlled.II. DEFINING STRESSRober ...

(9 pages) 734 1 4.2 Jan/1996

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

The Opressed. Speaks of Dr. Howard Zinn's " A People's History of the United States"

of these colonies, and the rising discontent ofthe colonists towards their leaders. Zinn, however, stresses the role ofa number of groups and ideas that most books neglect or skim over: theplight of ...

(8 pages) 176 2 2.6 Nov/1996

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

The American dream

m Webster's Collegiate Dictionary, the American Dream is defined as, "An American social ideal that stresses egalitarianism and especially material prosperity." To live this dream is to succeed. It al ...

(4 pages) 417 2 5.0 Dec/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Persuasive Writing

Essay on Adolescence - Learning and development. Not a bad essay written over night for a Monday hand in,surprised at the outcome will post the Bibliography when I find it

this developmental period of life needn't be an uncommonly stressful time, adolescents do encounter stresses. Most adolescents are well adjusted individuals not depressed mixed up people as is commonl ...

(14 pages) 1457 1 4.6 May/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

The Significance of Reason, discussed in John Locke's "The Second Treatise of Civil Government", and in Jean-Jacques Rousseau's, "Emile"

made by God, called the Law of Reason. This law gives humankind liberty, freedom, and equality and stresses that no man "ought to harm another in his life, liberty, or possessions" (123). According t ...

(5 pages) 165 0 3.3 Nov/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Social contract in the view of Rousseau and Locke

ean Jacques Rousseau was born in Switzerland but spent the majority of his life in France. Rousseau stresses, as does John Locke, the idea of a social contract as the basis of society. Locke's version ...

(6 pages) 342 0 3.7 May/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science > Political Theory

My favorite place

come to Fort Lauderdale for a vacation. I leave behind all the problems at work. I feel free of the stresses after I spend my days at the beach. Anyone who comes to Fort Lauderdale and does not take a ...

(1 pages) 193 0 3.3 Jun/2002

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays > Travel Descriptions


tructs: individualistic and communitarian (an image of collectivism). An individualistic viewpoint 'stresses the rights of the individual as a unique being' (class review). A communitarian viewpoint i ...

(6 pages) 216 0 4.5 Apr/1997

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues