Essays Tagged: "Testimony"

King Lear

ove for him. Cordelia, the youngest, refused to go overboard with her statement. When asked for her testimony, she simply replied, 'Unhappy that I am, I cannot heave my heart into my mouth. I love you ...

(6 pages) 48 0 4.6 Nov/1996

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


The Dark side of a Wonder Drug-A Selected Collection of Testimony on theSafety of Ritalin'We give our children every day, yet we punish adults for taking sp ...

(6 pages) 126 0 4.8 Nov/1996

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

Should children be allowed to testify in court?

LOWED TO TESTIFY IN COURT?Over the past ten years, more research has been done involving children's testimonythan that of all the prior decades combined. Ceci & Bruck (93) have cited four reasons ... r reasons for this :* The opinion of psychology experts is increasingly being accepted by courts as testimony,* Social research is more commonly being applied to the issues of children's rights,* More ...

(8 pages) 133 2 3.0 Feb/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community > Children and Youngsters

Plantinga's Properly Basic Beliefs

liefs are properly basic: perceptual beliefs, memory beliefs, certainly, but also: beliefs based on testimony, belief in other minds, mathematical beliefs, belief in the uniformity of nature. Other be ...

(7 pages) 59 0 4.8 Dec/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Classical Philosophy

This is an essay about "12 Angry Men", by Reginald Rose. It describes juror 6 and the cons of the Jury System.

e same qualities are still shown. "Six: I don't know. I started to be convinced, you know, with the testimony from those people across the hall" (12 Angry Men, p.137.) This quote from six clearly show ...

(4 pages) 120 0 3.0 Feb/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Twelve angry men

hen she casually looked out he window. She had seen the boy stab his father. The problems with this testimony are explained to the other jurors by juror #4 who points out the woman wears glasses. He a ... at way. you use it underhand" pg. 152. Which there was a six inch difference between them.The third testimony, was of the old man who lives below the boy and his father, in the same building. This man ...

(3 pages) 146 1 4.9 Mar/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Drama

Testimony from FED

Summary of TestimonyThe monetary policy report begins discussing the first half of 1996. The review stated that ...

(3 pages) 97 1 5.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Markets & Exchanges

The life and contributions of John Brown.

s question is still to be settled--this Negro question. I mean; the end of that is not yet," is the testimony that John Brown gave at his trial. Many historians consider him "narrowly ignorant" and "G ...

(6 pages) 106 1 5.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Hamlet and Ophelia.

ffensive girl whom he had once loved so ardently?II LOVE IN HONOURABLE FASHIONOphelia herself gives testimony of Hamlet's genuine love towards her:"My Lord, he hath importun'd mewith LoveIn honourable ... honourable fashion."He has approached her many times, with tenderness and holy vows of heaven as a testimony of his affection and honourable intentions. Her father, Polonius, advises her not to trust ...

(10 pages) 144 2 5.0 Jun/2003

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

Tension between Liberal and democratic aspects within Liberal democracy.

ing them. These different strands are the liberal strand and the democratic strand. The results and testimony of this union is visibly embedded within western societies like Australia. As a consequenc ...

(4 pages) 64 0 4.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays

European Ethnocentrism regarding the writtings for Native Americans

ocentrism Calloway needed to include the Indians point of view as well. He somehow needed to obtain testimony or documents that were written by the Indians'. Calloway did try to give the point of view ... in Hispaniola, and the un-reliabilness of the effect that the diseases had on the Indians, without testimony from any actual Indians truly shows a lot of European ethnocentrism Further into the chapt ...

(2 pages) 62 0 4.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

"The Salem Hysteria" explains the events of the Salem witch trials and why they occured when and where they did.

"The Salem Hysteria"How could a society confide in the testimony of young children with no evidence supporting their accusations, such as that as the case ...

(5 pages) 108 2 4.8 Dec/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers

Answers whether the insanity defense has a useful fuinction.

final determination of mental illness rests solely on the jury who uses information drawn from the testimony of "expert" witnesses, usually professionals in the field of psychology. The net result of ... ychiatrist is often perceived not as a scientist but a partisan for the side that is paying for his testimony. The major problem in this case being that the use of a neutral expert is impossible to im ...

(5 pages) 122 0 4.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law


e date of an eclipse he is reputed to have predicted). No fragments of his work have survived, only testimony. Aristotle attributes the following four views to Thales:1. The earth rests on water. (De ...

(4 pages) 36 0 3.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Classical Philosophy

To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee-Racisim in the court of Maycomb.

white woman by the name of Mayella Ewell in Maycomb County.When the town sheriff Heck Tate gave his testimony Atticus asked him "Did you call a doctor?" Heck Tate replied "No sir."(pg.167). If Mayella ...

(2 pages) 38 3 3.3 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The Fact of God

d be faith, escaped death by faith, and was rewarded by faith. "For before he was taken he had this testimony that he pleased God. But without faith it is impossible to please Him" and without faith i ...

(2 pages) 67 3 2.9 Apr/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

Defense Strategies Rolfe Uses in the "Nuremburg Trials"

, by trying to show that the result of that previous trial was legitimate. Finally, after Janning's testimony, Rolfe attempts to shift Janning's guilt to the world.During Rudolph Peterson's testimony, ... nt of the Nazi party, but rather, with being mentally incompetent.Similarly, during Irene Hoffman's testimony, Rolfe tried to show that the verdict of the judges was not a war crime. Several years ago ...

(3 pages) 26 0 0.0 May/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

The call wild book

ckle cabin. Dying men had sworn to it, and to the mine the site of which it marked, clinching their testimony with nuggets that were unlike any known grade of gold in the Northland.But no living man h ...

(2 pages) 41 0 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Rules and Principles of Evidence

principles and is concerned with proof to determine the facts in issue. Evidence consists of facts, testimony, documents and physical exhibits legally admissible to prove or disprove the matter under ... e evidence and what it allegedly represents. This means the evidence must be supported by a witness testimony claiming their own personal knowledge of how the evidence was brought into being in the ca ...

(34 pages) 427 1 3.9 Jun/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

A creative writing example of Tom Robinson in to kill a mockingbird which demonstrates racism against him.

one needed me. I'm a victim of my kindness. On the other hand, Mayella can't talk about true in her testimony. Everybody can understand that she is under pressure of her dad. She just repeats what her ...

(2 pages) 19 0 0.0 Aug/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers