Essays Tagged: "Time (magazine)"

"Lost Between Two Worlds" Elian Gonzalez

Some people wait a lifetime to be on the cover of Time magazine. It is a goal they strive for; and achievement marked with ... the other two survivors. The three of them have been granted permission to stay in the U.S. for the time being. "I'll adopt the boy if there is no one here to claim him," said one fisherman, Donato Da ...

(4 pages) 72 0 3.7 Mar/2002

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Human Rights

Editorial Concealed. Robert Wright, both reporter and commentator in Time Magazine. Includes review of his article "The evolution of despair"

Robert Wright is the science writer for Time Magazine. Because he writes for this popular magazine, he enjoys the attention of many readers ... ntlessness or beset for days by unresolved anxiety; whether deprived by long workweeks from quality time with offspring or drowning in quantity time with them - whatever the source of stress, we at ti ... udies that should give strength to his argument. While reading, the reader may find it difficult at times to differentiate between the beliefs of Wright and those of the people he cited. When it is ap ...

(3 pages) 66 0 4.6 Jan/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Reaction to an article on Dole and Clinton's campaign

In the article, 'The Trouble With Character' from Time magazine , writer Richard Stengel describes Bob Dole's attacks on President Bill Clinton's char ... al values and principles, Clinton is flexible and can adapt to new concepts and vary along with the times. Like Stengel said, the citizens' expectations of the President are changing and I think the c ...

(3 pages) 40 1 3.4 Nov/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science > Politicians

Hiroshima by John Hersey: A Book Review

ambridge. He obtained a summer job as a secretary for Sinclair Lewis in 1937 andstarted working for Time magazine in the fall. Two years later he was transferred to Time'sChungking bureau. During Worl ... ungking bureau. During World War II he covered the fighting in Europe and Asia, writingarticles for Time, Life, and The New Yorker. In the winter of 1945- 46, William Shawn, Hersey'smanaging editor at ...

(5 pages) 177 2 4.1 Jan/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Sex Stereotypes and Gender Inequality.

re femininely, wear makeup, have her hair styled and wear jewelery." Instead she quit the firm...' (Time magazine, 15 May 1989)Secretary, homemaker, florist, nurse, and primary school teacher. Fireman ... icant as the males take charge. The three wise men. Were there not any wise women about during this time? The 12 apostles, all male. Its no wonder we have to fix so many inequalities!Is that full or p ...

(10 pages) 476 3 3.7 Nov/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sex & Sexuality

This essay is about the Gideon vs. Wainwright case, in which the 14th amendment was based upon.

deon vs. Wainwright case became one the most important court cases of the 20th century, as rated by Time magazine.51 year-old Clarence Gideon was accused and later convicted of breaking and entering i ... t have an attorney considering that the case was not a federal crime. After being sentenced to jail time, Gideon read books on law and how to appeal a court case. Then in 1963 he wrote the Supreme Cou ...

(2 pages) 75 0 3.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

Computers and How They Impact Our Lives

g at the history of computers they really haven't been around that long. Frederic Golden writer for Time magazine tells us this on the history of computersIf you look at most history books, they'll te ... ctory of an artillery shell well before it landed.This machine was a remarkable achievement for its time but it doses not even begin to compare to the average personal computer that people have in the ...

(3 pages) 257 3 4.3 Feb/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science

The Debate Over Early Humans

y large number of questions about the history of human evolution."How Man Began," an article out of TIME Magazine, talks about the discovery of a human skull in China that is thought to be as old as t ... is find creates the theory that humans may have evolved in different parts of the world at the same time. The article also tells about the many different species of human ancestors that have been foun ...

(7 pages) 79 0 3.5 Apr/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

M.C. Escher : Mathematician first, Artist last

in graphic arts. Obtaining a worldwide reputation, he was presented to the public in an article in Time magazine and had his first exhibit in 1956. Mathematicians accepted his accomplishments in art ...

(2 pages) 98 1 4.7 May/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

Einstein The Genius

Einstein The GeniusDid you know that Albert Einstein is named Time Magazine's Man Of The Century? Einstein did many great things in his lifetime and had many impo ... ated in 1890 and took a job at the Berne patent office. Einstein carried out experiments on his own time and in 1905, he published three scientific papers, including one that would make his name a hou ... g her, even though she was driving completely differently than you were - zooming along at the same time you were stopped, slowing down at the same time you were accelerating! Seems impossible? It mig ...

(3 pages) 73 1 4.4 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Biographies

The Big Four and the War in Iraq

s that played a major role in starting the conflict, according to the article that was published in Time Magazine, and it made clear who those four people were and the impact they had in the Iraqi con ... because of the influence of Paul Wolfowitz. Wolfowitz " was like a parrot bringing Iraq up all the time." Wolfowitz is the Deputy Sec'y of Defense and he was planning to topple Saddam for a very long ...

(2 pages) 35 0 0.0 May/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science > Politicians

Abuse in Iraq/ Are Sources dependable?

a that I researched told the same fundamental facts, but each's view of the Americans was different.Time magazine interviewed Haider Sabbar Abed al-Abbadi, who was one of the seven prisoners from Abu ... m Abu Ghraib who were photographed by the Americans. The article "The Scandal's Growing Stain" from Time magazine is an example of a news report about the victims, and is of the prisoner's point of vi ...

(3 pages) 59 1 4.8 Jun/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Human Rights

English Essay, intertextuality

mb whose sole purpose is to destroy all of mankind", and that "America puts killers on the cover of Time magazine. Although Mr Manson does state that times are not becoming more violent, just more tel ... nce is "OK". It can sway them towards pulling the trigger on a gun, because they've seen it so many times on TV. This is what Manson tells us towards the end, "kids are growing up more cynical; they h ...

(4 pages) 44 0 5.0 Jun/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

Malaysia Tioman Island's project Analysis

beaches of Tioman Island were depicting in the 1958 movie, south pacific as Bali Hai. In the 1970s, Time magazine selected Tioman as one of the world's most beautiful islands.In 2004 Kampung Tekek, a ... , they will be enchanted by the wonder of nature. Nowadays, in the highly speed economic developing time, fresh air, azure sky and pure ocean it is hardly to find. Such pure and natural environment ma ...

(10 pages) 62 0 2.3 Nov/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Martha Graham

Graham(1894-1991) was a dancer, choreographer, and teacher for more than 70 years, and during that time she changed the landscape of dance forever. In 1998 TIME Magazine named Martha Graham as the Da ...

(4 pages) 66 0 5.0 May/2005

Subjects: Art Essays

A biography on Gandhi.

stice, and religious tolerance. "In an age of empire and military might," writes Johanna McGeary of TIME magazine, "he proved that the powerless had power and that force of arms would not forever prev ... niversity of College London in England. There he read the Bible and the Bhagavad Gita for the first time--the two sacred texts that would have the greatest impact on his life. After being admitted to ...

(10 pages) 89 2 3.4 Oct/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Biographies

Literature review of the articles "What kids (really) NEED?" by Nancy Gibbs and "A Quest For a Super Kid" by Jeffrey Kluger with Alice Park.

ve the child it needs to be ready for school and the child's future. Two articles were published on Time Magazine. As an article by Nancy Gibbs, "What kids (really) NEED?" and another article by Jeffr ... f April 2001. Which child will turn up good, the one at a day care center or the one who spends the time with its mother?A major issue explored in the articles was the relationship between the child a ...

(3 pages) 35 0 0.0 Jan/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Analysis of the article: "Who needs Harvard?" by Nancy Gibbs and Nathan Thornburgh (Time magazine)

rking and purposefulness.Nancy Gibbs and Nathan Thornburgh in their article "Who needs Harvard" in "Time" magazine try to encourage students to choose beyond the brand to the real benefits the college ... ning why big name schools are not always the best option with their larger class sizes. At the same time the authors foretell the opponents' arguments by comparison between the "top" university and an ...

(3 pages) 39 0 0.0 Sep/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Human Cloning

, discussions began regarding the ethical implications of human cloning. In several recent polls by TIME magazine (The Ethics of Cloning, 1998 ), it was shown that 75 percent of the responding populat ... hoever) was raised.Other arguments against human cloning involve organ transplants and slavery. Sometimes people who oppose this scientific miracle think that millionaires might clone themselves to ob ...

(9 pages) 76 1 4.9 Oct/2006

Subjects: Science Essays > Genetics & Genome Projects

The Controversy Surrounding Euthanasia

of a beloved daughter. Yet they are the words Pete Busalachhi used when describing his daughter to Time magazine in 1990. Most fathers would be shocked at the very idea of Pete's statement, and most ... gray area between life and death and kept by artificial support.Pete Busalachhi happened to talk to Time Magazine on that day in 1990 because his daughter happened to share the same floor in the same ...

(5 pages) 22 1 0.0 Apr/2007

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Euthenasia