Essays Tagged: "sums"

Paying College Athletes

0,000.I think some athletes might end up getting used to the real world if they had to manage large sums of money, to pay for their cars, college, and even a house. For some it might be bad, like if t ...

(2 pages) 137 0 4.5 Nov/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

Rthus Miller's "Death of a Salesman"

Charley says something in Arthur Miller's Death of a Salesman that sums up Willy's whole life. He asks him, 'When the hell are you going to grow up?' Willy's spends hi ...

(3 pages) 84 0 3.0 Nov/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

History of the Internet

' The reason sucha question gets asked so often is because there's no agreed uponanswer that neatly sums up the Internet. The Internet can be thoughtabout in relation to its common protocols, as a phy ...

(13 pages) 594 2 4.4 May/1993

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science > Internet and networking

World War 1, 1920, a decade of great recklessness in Social Political, and economic areas of life.

rohibition, Speak-Easies, new Automobiles, victory abroad, popular fads, and new wealth. That about sums it up; a decade of great recklessness in Social, Political, and economic areas of life.Prohibit ...

(4 pages) 146 0 4.1 Aug/1996

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War I

Synopsis of "Politicking Goes High-Tech" by Steven Roberts

ampaigns are now candidate-centered rather than political party-centered and how they require large sums of money in order to pay for all the advertising, and a team of professional workers rather tha ...

(3 pages) 46 0 3.7 Nov/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

This book is about the Glass Menagerie by Tennessee Williams. The question was to describe the symbolism of the glass unicorn.

Symbolism of the Unicorn"Unicorns--aren't they extinct in the modern world?" (121) Jim concisely he sums up the symbolism between Laura and the glass unicorn. The unicorn, made of glass, contains many ... s from the rest of the world just as the unicorn is physically different from the other horses. Jim sums it up perfectly stating, "...he must feel sort of lonesome." (122) Laura is sweet and innocent, ...

(4 pages) 252 2 4.2 Nov/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Analysis and summery of MCDP 2, Leading Marines.

ming a leader of Marines. In one neat sentence located in the forward, we are given everything that sums up what is expected of future leaders of Marines: "Our actions as Marines every day must embody ...

(8 pages) 113 0 3.7 Nov/2002

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Military & International Conflicts & Security

Great Eastern Failure- The Curious and Mysterious World of Mr. Brunel. Launch of the "Leviathan" otherwise known as the "great eastern"

ting strong iron vessels, forcing up the soil, tearing up the very bed of the river, expending vast sums of money, impoverishing shareholders, ruining the vessel herself, spreading terror around, impe ...

(3 pages) 29 0 3.0 Dec/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Commercialization of Gametes. This paper describes the debate about women selling their eggs (gametes) for money. It includes many points about why one would be against such a practice.

especially athletes, brilliant scientists, models, singers, and actors/actresses, are being paid in sums of $150,000 or more for donating sperm or eggs to couples who cannot conceive on their own!This ...

(2 pages) 50 0 2.7 Dec/2002

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

1 page response paper on narrative of the life of Olaudah Eqiano (a slave)

mericas after he was kidnapped. Over there, he worked for many different people. He would make tiny sums of money working and he would save every single penny that he received. He worked up and down t ...

(1 pages) 52 1 4.2 Dec/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers

This essay describes the main problems of the church that contributed to the Protestant Reformation. It also addresses why the church was unable to suppress dissent as it had earlier.

rch was the central basis and concern for all people. They forced people to obey their laws and pay sums of money under the threat of possible excommunication if disobedience occurred. The civilians d ...

(4 pages) 148 2 3.9 Jan/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

The Outcasts of Poker Flat

orced to leave. For example, Jim Oakhurst the gambler was forced to leave town because of the large sums of money he had taken from people gambling. It turns out one of the people they ended up gettin ...

(3 pages) 54 0 3.0 Mar/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Chemistry of Beer

billion on alcohol, mostly beer. This averages to $466 per year! As youth continue to spend insane sums of money on alcohol, the irony of it is that most young people do not know the least about the ...

(4 pages) 69 0 4.0 Mar/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

Business do not have to be ethical they are guided by the law. Discuss?

:- Should advertising agencies accept cigarette advertisers as clients even though they offer large sums of money and high employment levels,- Should a producer of chemicals sell the chemicals to an o ...

(4 pages) 356 1 4.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Jean Paul Sartre.

ul part of life was his middle ages, and even then, he wrote quantity without quality, making large sums of money from it somehow, and not caring either way. Even with this against him, he managed to ...

(3 pages) 80 0 4.0 May/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Modern Philosophy

Why Stalin's methods of ruling were unnecessary.

build up heavy industry, such as steel and coal. In order to do this, the Soviet Union needed large sums of money, which it did not have. Stalin decided that there was only one way to get this money - ...

(3 pages) 70 2 4.7 May/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

A welcome to imigrants in Australia.

stralians all let us rejoice for we are young and free."This, the first line of our nation's anthem sums up what I believe to be truly Australian, and shows what bonds our society and defines Australi ...

(4 pages) 84 4 4.5 Jun/2003

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays > Travel Descriptions

How Canadians Lived Through The Depression Years (dirty thirties).

er Bennett raised tariffs hoping to protect and encourage homeland industries and transferred large sums of funds to the provinces as relief. Unfortunately those did little to alleviate the economic c ...

(2 pages) 26 0 1.0 Jun/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History > Canadian History

Pat Buchanan.

tinent since slavery."(Manchester (NH) Union Leader, "Run as Buchanan", 5/19/99 May 19, 1999). This sums up his view utterly. Buchanan has expressed that he is completely pro-life, Buchanan himself gi ...

(4 pages) 53 1 4.1 Jul/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science > Politicians

"Rime of the Ancient Mariner," and personal reflections.

at was the case for Samuel Coleridge. Throughout most of his life he lived off of friends and small sums he collected from prose works. He lived during the times of the Napoleonic Wars and witnessed t ...

(9 pages) 161 0 3.6 Aug/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry