Essays Tagged: "twenty first century"

Human Genome Project

athered by the human genome project is expected to be the source book for biomedical science in the twenty-first century and will be of great value to the field of medicine. The project will help us t ... earch (NCHGR) was established in 1989 to head the human genome project for the NIH. NCHGR is one of twenty-four institutes, centers, or divisions that make up the NIH, the federal government's main ag ...

(4 pages) 208 1 4.7 Oct/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Genetics & Genome Projects

Building Mentors in the Military. The US Army is recognized around the world for its exceptional leader development programs. In fact, it has no equal.

work in diverse areas without benefit of previous experience or, for that matter, specific training.Twenty-first century leaders will have to set the conditions that give their subordinates the best p ...

(4 pages) 237 1 4.2 Apr/2002

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

Healing Health Care

their station in life goes against all the ideals that have made America great.As we enter into the twenty-first century we see new cures and treatments springing into our clinics and homes at an unpr ... not afford to pay the bills. The American Hospital Association concluded that between 1995 and 1996 twenty percent of American workers would lose their employment-based insurance, and ten percent of t ...

(3 pages) 250 0 3.9 Mar/1997

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science > Specific Policies

Aircraft- liability

lomacy.' (1)The principles of air law have been evolving at a rapid pace since the beginning of the Twenty-first Century, however, they also remain inadequate to meet the needs of contemporary society ...

(4 pages) 78 0 3.8 Oct/1996

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Issues

The Automobiles History

shop. Where we eat. The list is virtually endless.As a matter of fact, as we near the break of the twenty first century, itis probably difficult for most people living in the United States today topi ...

(3 pages) 155 0 4.4 Jan/1997

Subjects: Science Essays > Engineering > Mechanical Engineering

The American Education System; Cause for Rebellion

If America's Schools are to meet the needs of the twenty first century, they must be reinvented. It is not enough to try to fix the schools; they must ... literate, informed and reasoning citizens. According to Philip Schlechty, author of Schools for the twenty-first century, "Public schools are the ties that bind this pluralistic society into a nation. ... ation in order to maintain the American way of life.In the competitive knowledge-based world of the twenty-first century, the education of America's youth will be more important than ever. More respon ...

(6 pages) 341 1 4.3 Nov/1996

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Government

Forces and Influences shaping chinese stategic and security culture at the turn of the 21st century.

he forces and influences shaping Chinese strategic culture and security concerns at the turn of the twenty-first century. How will China's emerging power status impact on the region?From the introduct ... sses of reform and globalization have also posed problems for regime security. Whilst over the last twenty years the government has been ale to base its legitimacy on impressive rates of economic grow ...

(6 pages) 141 0 5.0 Jun/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays

This essay is about divorce in todays society. IT contains facts and figures as well as a bibliography of works cited. I got a good grade on this paper for my comp II class.

The Impact of Non-Traditional Families in the Twenty-First Century The image of the American family looks and functions very differently than fami ...

(8 pages) 481 2 4.0 Aug/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Our Generation will overcome.

Our Generation Will OvercomeAs the twenty first century dawns, this generation is, quite simply, still in a mess. But by far we have mo ...

(6 pages) 112 0 3.7 Oct/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

What does Globalization mean for Indigenous peoples? What effect will increased contact with the outside world have on already marginalized peoples?

Globalization is the catchword of the twentieth and twenty first century. In essence it refers to a market driven force which propagates the exchange of ...

(11 pages) 529 0 4.2 Jan/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science > Political Theory

The benifits of cloning.

A controversial issue of the twenty-first century is the possible application of new techniques in genetic engineering to produce ... esses leading up to the ultimate cloning of a human being will be used to benefit the people of the twenty first century. This will include the use of nuclear transfer and cloning for gene therapy and ...

(13 pages) 241 0 4.4 Feb/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Genetics & Genome Projects

The Future of Warfare- Thought Paper

conclusion that war between states was quickly becoming obsolete. As we explore the politics of the twenty first century, we can draw the conclusion that global conflict as we know it is nearing an en ... ars, and is focusing on guerrilla warfare and small squad operations. The principle war of the next twenty years will be stomping out international terrorism. We have yet to see a group of state spons ...

(6 pages) 127 1 4.6 Mar/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science > Political Theory

"To Play or Not to Play... God?" This is a satirical essay that argues against using genetics to create human beings (through cloning, etc).

To Play or Not to Play... God?By: Carly PitneyIt is now the twenty-first century and humanity has come a long way from Galileo's telescope and Newton's Law of G ...

(3 pages) 126 2 4.8 Mar/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

The Odyssey

one of the best epics I have ever read. I will now try to prove how this story speaks to us in the twenty-first century. Some may think that The Odyssey is an old-fashioned story, but I will now prov ... are still extremely important were showed throughout The Odyssey. Even though Odysseus was gone for twenty years he still somewhat loved his wife Penelope. The son of Odysseus, Telemachus has been loo ...

(1 pages) 126 1 3.6 Apr/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Classical Studies > Greek Language & Literature

Iinfluence of african americans in the 20th century.

Blacks were "separate but equal." The future of this race looked drear. Now at the beginning of the twenty-first century, one cannot imagine an American culture that has not been shaped by the contrib ... ca as the Africans who were sold into slavery transplanted their cultures to the New World. In just twenty years after the original settlement the African population in the Carolinas was equal to that ...

(9 pages) 434 0 4.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights > Black Awareness & Racism

The reformation.

ften than not leads to early dismissal from a job. All of this questioning happens often now in the twenty first century, for we live in a free world, where we can pretty much do as we please and say ...

(6 pages) 77 0 3.7 May/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

The main social, cultural and economic consequences are of the past, present and future globalisation.

ND FUTURE GLOBALISATION ARE.INTRODUCTION:Global interdependence is and will continue to control the twenty first century. What occurs on the other side of the sphere (world) is already being experienc ...

(11 pages) 622 3 3.8 Jun/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Current Issues

Women and Sexism.

ns, or attitudes that foster stereotypes of social roles based on sex. Amazing how we can be in the twenty first century and still when you look up the definition of sexism it reflects on women. It se ...

(4 pages) 226 3 4.1 Jul/2003

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

How a voter's social class affects their choice of political party.

eral/Nationals Coalition - have been dividing votes for most of the twentieth century, and into the twenty-first century.That these cleavages brought about by class continue to be salient to today's v ...

(8 pages) 115 0 3.0 Sep/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

What is Abortion, and should is it Moral?

The abortion conflict is one of the most argumentative and opinionated topics of the twenty-first century. There is much controversy over the fact of whether or not the mother has the r ... ment. There are many complications that may be induced by having an abortion. In women under twenty there is an two time greater risk of immediate complications, also one in twenty-four experie ... possibilities. Abortion raises the possibility of a miscarriage thirty to forty percent, and almost twenty-five percent of mothers experience complications in future pregnancies. There has been a six ...

(6 pages) 120 1 4.6 Oct/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Current Issues