Substance Abuse – Heroin

Substance Abuse – Heroin 03/27/2011 Substance abuse is a problem that is an epidemic all over the world. America is not the only country suffering from heroin addiction. The misuse and abuse of drugs occurs at all age levels, in almost all social settings and at workplace occurrence in all occupation and industries. It has…

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The Psychological Effects of Divorce on Children

The Psychological Effects of Divorce on Children Dee Whitworth Angelina College Abstract Divorce can have many psychological effects on a child. When a marriage ends in divorce, a child of the marriage may view the divorce the same as if a parent has died. During the period following a parental separation a child may have…

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Demonstative Communication Paper

Demonstrative Communication Paper Arlene Zapata BCOM/275 July 21, 2011 Professor James Aiken Demonstrative Communication Paper “Sending and receiving messages is defined as the process of communication; communication has different meaning to different people. Effective communication between sender and receivers is the shared understanding of information, feeling, thoughts, wants, needs, and the intension of what is…

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Erin Brockovich

Introduction Erin Brockovich is a movie that dramatizes the story of Erin Brockovich’s legal fight against the energy giant Pacific Gas and Electric (PG&E). The film is directed by Steven Soderbergh and actress Julia Roberts plays the lead role for which she subsequently won the Academy Award for Best Actress. The movie brings into light…

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Restless Americans

Restless Americans In Alexis de Tocqueville’s excerpt “Why the Americans are so Restless in the Midst of Their Prosperity”, there is an examination of the American culture being unhappy despite the ideal situation they are living in. Tocqueville believes that this is due to the insatiable desires that Americans have for material possessions, wealth and…

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Effective Persuasion

Effective Persuasion I See Why Others Choose to Die written by Jerry Fensterman was a very touching essay. Jerry Fensterman had written this essay after he was diagnosed with cancer. Out of the four essays I choose to write about this one because I believe Jerry Fensterman has made a valid and remarkable point on…

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Conservation vs Preservation

Bridger Teton Conservation versus Preservation 1. Provide a brief summary differentiating conservation and preservation. * Conservation is basically for human use. When people want to use land for oil drilling and build over something that has not been touch. Preservation wants to preserve the land and stop people from using it for other resources. *…

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Weapons Training

The Poetry of Bruce Dawe Weapons Training The poem “Weapons training” composed by Bruce Dawe, explores the realities of war. The poem is situated in the period of the Viet-Nam war to prepare recruits for war. Dawe, uses a wide variety of techniques to further convey the harsh realities of war. The poem is a…

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