Essays Tagged: "vicious cycle"

The Death Penalty

ancestors... purged their guilt by banishment, not death. And by so doing they stopped that endless vicious cycle of murder and revenge.' (Euripedes, Orestes 408 B.C.) By 1500 in England only major fe ...

(2 pages) 257 0 3.0 Dec/1996

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

An issue proposal on the shortage of nurses.

is creates a dangerous environment for the patients and poor work conditions for the nurses. It's a vicious cycle because nobody wants to enter a profession where you are overworked. Too many hours of ...

(2 pages) 279 1 3.0 Sep/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

Explores "age of revolutions" (1789-1848). Describes revolutions in France, Haiti, and Latin America. Thesis: revolutions are similar in leaders, dealings church, basic cycle.

as originally accomplished is restored, as one will see later in Haiti, the revolution is usually a vicious cycle of unhappiness with current leadership and/or policies, bloodshed, temporary change, a ...

(8 pages) 150 0 5.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

Blanche Dubois -- How Hardship Affected Her -How did a character respond to hardship in A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE

in a destructive and negative manner, thus, causing her more hardship and tragedy. In the end, this vicious cycle eventually cost Blanche her sanity. Throughout A Streetcar Named Desire, Williams deve ... g term relationship with Blanche. In return Blanche is only left with another burden, worsening the vicious cycle she is trapped in.Blanche lies to create a magical and more liveable reality for herse ...

(5 pages) 83 0 1.7 Mar/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Drama

TITLE: The Death Penalty: Justice or Murder? TOPIC: Koch's "Death and Justice: How Capital Punishment Affirms Life" VS. Bruck's "The Death Penalty"

ity.To call for the murder of another human being cheapens life in general. Capital punishment is a vicious cycle: someone, whether it be the media, a politician, or someone else entirely, stirs up th ...

(5 pages) 298 1 5.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

Critical Analysis of Lyla Fox's essay, "Hold Your Horsepower"

ironic saying about teens who get jobs to pay for their cars and cars to get to their jobs. It's a vicious cycle. You see, if they quit their job, they can't pay for their car and if they lose their ...

(3 pages) 29 0 4.0 Nov/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Trade Theories and Realities: Why Economists Should Study Fairness

t opportunities. Furthermore, employees who in the past had good incomes become reduced to the same vicious cycle of low paying jobs in volume and high turnaround because the market is in demand for s ...

(2 pages) 43 0 5.0 Jan/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Managing in a Crisis Environment - Do You Have Your Fireman's Gear?

paper will identify how urgency impacts the technical industry and some possible ways to combat the vicious cycle of crisis management and fire fighting that poor priority management causes. In many o ...

(8 pages) 106 0 5.0 Jul/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

"Sanctity of Life or the Quality of Life Principle, is society forced into a moral vacuum?"

, the more the duty to preserve merely cardio-pulmonary life is rendered a grotesque anarchism. The vicious cycle is not inescapable. But it can only be broken by clarity and courage: the clarity to l ...

(6 pages) 65 0 4.6 Oct/2005

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Comparative Philosophy & Ethics

Women in Sports.

rners. Women were never intended to play with men in the past; however, a few have broken into that vicious cycle of sexism towards women in male sports. A small number of women have broken out into t ...

(5 pages) 57 0 4.0 Dec/2005

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

My Body Is My Own Business: an essay on North America's idea of female beauty, how it affects women, and how the media contributes.

ection is her beauty. And yet no matter how beautiful you are, it is still not perfect. This is the vicious cycle our society has created for itself through mass media and ridiculous expectations. It ... band sees his wife as fat or ugly, to him she is everything and to him, she is perfect. And yet the vicious cycle goes on, and on, and on. More lives are lost everyday to this cycle of trying to attai ...

(3 pages) 27 0 5.0 Apr/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies > The Media

White Paper: Kenya

ive judiciary system. Due to unemployment, many, over 17 million people in Kenya are trapped in the vicious cycle of poverty: there are no jobs available, therefore there is little savings in the econ ... nd more jobs which will ultimately boost GDP for the nation and GDP per capita slowly reversing the vicious cycle of poverty in the direction of development. Inflation, however, has to be tackled as i ...

(6 pages) 32 0 4.3 Sep/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics > Development Studies

Public Perception and the Influential Mind

only accepted but respected by others and will therefore live a more satisfying life. This causes a vicious cycle because the goal that is trying to be met is one that is so unrealistic that the inten ...

(4 pages) 29 1 3.0 Mar/2007

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

Critque Of "A Social Conservative Credo"

shington will then guarantee you a monthly check . . .". Such incentives of welfare have caused the vicious cycle that people get trapped in and never come out of. So what's the solution? Liberals arg ...

(4 pages) 10 0 0.0 Apr/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Immature Idealist

nocence of children. This is a value Holden takes very seriously. He is afraid that society is on a vicious cycle trying to corrupt America's youth.Holden fells like his ideals are impossible goals be ...

(3 pages) 1057 0 0.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Book Critique: Harrington, Michael. The Other America. Dallas.: The Macmillan Company, 1962.

he book that poverty is a culture within itself. Harrington describes the poor as being caught in a vicious cycle, a cycle that is extremely difficult to escape.Harrington's book played a crucial role ... s and troubles that those in poverty have to endure. "Here is one of the most familiar forms of the vicious cycle of poverty. The poor get sick more than anyone else in the society. That is because th ...

(4 pages) 14 0 5.0 Oct/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American


race) or just individuals? The pursuit of justice often leads to new wrong and further revenge in a vicious cycle. Is justice worth seeking? In Agamemnon and Medea, Aeschylus and Euripides give their ...

(5 pages) 26 1 0.0 Feb/2008

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

Domestic Violence

e saying a kind word to them. These individuals feel as though they are to blame for their spouse?s vicious cycle of abuse. The victims need to be recognized and helped so they can regain a sense of p ...

(4 pages) 88 0 5.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community


doing the same thing those old men did who never attended school a day in their lives. Is it just a vicious cycle?" (Gaines 62) Even though Grant has differentiated himself from the other black males ... at he has been put on the earth and in K. Race 4 this situation. He is the one who has to break the vicious cycle, and he has to make them "the white men" see that the blacks can be just as intelligen ...

(7 pages) 48 0 1.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

Ethics in an academic environment, Grade inflation

the source grade inflation affects students, teachers, and universities in a negative way. It is a vicious cycle. Grade inflation will eventually cause a crisis in our views of education. It devalues ...

(9 pages) 39 0 0.0 Dec/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management