Essays Tagged: "well educated"

Bishop Francis X. Ford. A Martyr's Victory in a Spiritual Sense

A Martyr's Victory in a Spiritual SenseBishop Francis X. Ford was a well educated, enormously gentle man, that was kicked, beaten, insulted, and surrounded by hatred. A ...

(3 pages) 52 0 3.9 Dec/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

The Writing of the American Constitution

new government. George Washington was elected chairman of the convention.The founders were all very well-educated. Over half the delegates had collage degrees, which was rare in the North American con ...

(2 pages) 114 0 3.9 Oct/1996

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

Biography of Ogden Nash

an humorist who lived from 1902 to 1971.He was born in 1902 in Rye, New York, where he grew up with well educatedparents. Microsoft Encarta 95 said that his parents names were Edmund StrudwickNash and ... t this position, moving up the 'executive' laddervery quickly. In only 5 years of work, he became a well-known editor around thepublishing business. Nash then realized that his name was known all over ...

(2 pages) 50 0 4.1 Mar/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Biographies

An essay on the importance of names in "This Earth of Mankind" by Pramoedya Toer (3 pgs, bibliography included)

me that fits his character. In our society, the title of Doctor connotates respect and that he is a well-educated individual. In This Earth of Mankind, a name not only separates individuals by identif ... uch vested importance that it might actually be beneficial to change it if need be. Minke is a very well educated individual as well as an exceptional writer. He knows that as a native, with no last n ...

(3 pages) 72 1 3.6 Apr/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature

Short Story asessment, The Good Corn & Turned

t on her husband and besides him Elsie was her only companion.Mrs. Marroner on the other hand was a well educated, high society woman. She lived inBoston, an upper-class suburb, had a Ph.D. and once l ...

(3 pages) 38 0 5.0 Feb/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Nella Larsen's "Passing"

ne Redfield's commentary on her encounters with Clare Kendry. Irene presents herself as a wealthy, well educated, sophisticated woman and a respected member of the Harlem community. Conversely, she ... nd sexual identity should be addressed. While it is true that Clare is passing, Irene is passing as well. As a Negro, Clare must 'pass' to gain security in a white world, but by the same token Irene, ...

(4 pages) 118 0 3.8 Oct/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Hong Kong Immigrants in Vancouver

oup is different from most others before it because of it's scale and the fact that they tend to be well-educated, affluent people. The result of their immigration into Vancouver has been a booming ec ... the city is being completely rebuilt with asian money. As a consequence of this influx, all is not well, there are tensions within the city that have recently been surfacing. Before entering into thi ...

(15 pages) 203 1 5.0 Apr/1996

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History


slower its growth. During the last decade several factors helped to change the situation. A young, well-educated generation of managers with international background helped companies to became more c ... ore freed economy. Privatization of government owned companies, former monopolies, created private, well managed, outstanding giants able to compete in a free market economy. All these factors made th ...

(9 pages) 336 0 3.8 May/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

"Folk" Resistance in the Nineteenth Century

Latin America in the nineteenth century was a time that was not well documented for the lower class. In fact, the only references to the culture of the lower class ... tures the ideals and thoughts of the folk culture in Latin America during the nineteenth century as well as the people's resistance to the "progressive" movement of the time.Much of nineteenth century ... because out of the sixty-three historians for this period only, one is female and all are wealthy, well educated, politically minded individuals. Burns, on the other hand, does not see Latin American ...

(4 pages) 121 1 4.8 May/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > Central & Southamerican History


de, meaning mineralUranium's first full analysis was done on 1789 by Martin Klaproth, a self-taught well educated german chemist.Klaproth, having extracted from pitchblende what he called 'a strange k ...

(2 pages) 44 0 3.7 Apr/1997

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology


de, meaning mineralUranium's first full analysis was done on 1789 by Martin Klaproth, a self-taught well educated german chemist.Klaproth, having extracted from pitchblende what he called 'a strange k ...

(2 pages) 53 0 4.3 Apr/1997

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

A Detailed Biography of Henry Moore

s an intelligent man who read and studied widely. He was determined that all his children should be well educated, and that no son of his should work down the pit.Henry Moore went to infant and elemen ... who had bought works by Cézanne, Gauguin, Van Gogh and had examples of African Negro carving well in advance of their general acceptance in England. Moore admitted his career as an artist began ...

(14 pages) 163 0 3.5 Jun/2002

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

China's philosophies: Legalism, Daoism, and Confucianism, along with an explanation of how China influenced Japan.

Daoism, and Confucianism, along with an explanation of how China influenced Japan.BodyConfucius, a well educated gentlemen, philosopher and a political adviser from Shandong mastered the six arts of ... tists. In Daoism, people enjoy life of simplicity, avoid extremes, find beauty, and peace in their dwellings. The Daoist idea of a simple life seems to have little need for government.The three philos ...

(4 pages) 219 1 3.2 Jul/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays

What went wrong with America's schools

y must be financially prosperous. In todays high tech world economy, businesses and industries need well educated employees to prosper. Therefore, the deterioration of a countries educational system s ... ramatically declined, the educational system fell backwards, and it is affecting todays schools, as well as the future of the US's work force.During that 15 year period, US students' test scores sever ...

(12 pages) 222 0 3.7 Nov/1994

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

End the vehicular taxes

ommittee on vehicular taxes. The subcommittee consists of legislators who for the most part are are well educated and well-informed individuals. This essay will appeal a recently passed 18% tax on off ... tain bikes. Superficial scars such as these are not only easier to repair but easier to maintain as well. Roads require continual upkeep such as resurfacing, smoothing and removal of snow. This upkeep ...

(18 pages) 48 0 3.0 Oct/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Thomas Jefferson

Jefferson was born at Shadwell in Albemarle county, Virginia, on april 13 1743. His father, Peter Jefferson and his mother Jan ... erson and his mother Jane Randolph were members of the most famous Virginia families. Besides being well born, Thomas Jefferson, was well educated. He attended the College of William and Mary and read ...

(5 pages) 323 1 3.2 Oct/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science > Politicians

Caesar: A Man of Power. History essay proving why Julius Caesar was a great leader and so successful in his political rise in Rome.

is time, but also left his imprint on the world for centuries to come.Being an intelligent and very well educated man, it was not difficult for Caesar to gain respect and notoriety. As an orator and p ... , military general, writer and statesman he excelled. He studied both Greek and Latin literature as well as philosophy and, most importantly, rhetoric. Even at an early age, Caesar had shown a natural ...

(3 pages) 151 0 4.3 Dec/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Washington vs Dubois a comparison between these two authors writings

PhD from Harvard. Dubois also wrote a book entitled The Souls of Black Folk in 1905. Both men were well educated and wanted the African American race to be successful. Although they were both fightin ...

(3 pages) 138 0 3.8 Jan/2003

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

"Frankenstein" by Mary Shelly. Examination of acquiring knowledge in the three main characters.

vealed to anyone before him. He ends up trapped in between two sheets of ice.Victor Frankenstein, a well-educated man that is constantly involved in the study of science, is fascinated with the abilit ...

(2 pages) 102 2 3.0 Feb/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors

Research Essay on The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

e Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, by Mark Twain, is one such book. Over the years, many authors and well-known well-educated members of society have analyzed this book, writing paper after analytical ... at the book is just plain bad, and not the great classic that is supposedly is. Using some of these well-written essays, I stand to prove that the book is entirely not racist. Rather, it is a satirica ...

(6 pages) 184 0 4.2 Mar/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors > Mark Twain