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  • Gender-Specific Sexual Sanctions of Intimate Relations and Imperially Oppressing Political Sphere

    Gender-Specific Sexual Sanctions of Intimate Relations and Imperially Oppressing Political Sphere

    Tural Abbasov ENG 450B Prof. Donette A. Francis March 13th, 2008 Gender-specific Sexual Sanctions of Intimate Relations and Imperially Oppressing Political Sphere As a literary genre, romance or chivalric romance we refers to the heroic writing style and free verse narrative. Modern times have altered the ways women are portrayed in movie industries’ romantic genres. With the wave of feminism and colonial desire we are able to identify specific genre of romance in films that

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    Submitted: November 20, 2009 By: Tommy
  • General Director

    General Director

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    Submitted: May 5, 2011 By: sopokiz
  • General George S. Patton

    General George S. Patton

    General George S. Patton was a great man, and accomplished many great things in his career as a military officer. He was hard-nosed and didn’t stand for coward ness. For these reasons he made a great General. He would not let his troops quit, and he never quit himself, and for that he got much admiration. Patton was an undeniable motivator; his speeches got to the heart of the issue and could motivate even the

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    Submitted: December 15, 2009 By: Andrew
  • General Speed Limit on German Highways

    General Speed Limit on German Highways

    General Speed Limit on German Highways Before the invention of the car in the late 19th century and even more afterwards, humanity has ever since been fascinated by speed. There is no general speed limit on German highways yet, but it is an actual topic in politics. Today’s high-tech sports cars reach speeds of over 300 km/h. There are also passenger cars that almost reach this speed range. It is not only about fun, but

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    Submitted: January 27, 2010 By: Max
  • General Surgeon

    General Surgeon

    General Surgeon Do you want to save someones life? Can you work under pressure? Can you work sixty hours or more a week? If any of this sounds interesting to you, then you might want to become a general surgeon. What exactly is a surgeon you ask, surgeons are doctors with highly specialized training that can perform surgery on any part of the human body to correct deformities and problems caused by injury or

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    Submitted: March 15, 2010 By: Victor
  • Generation Gaps

    Generation Gaps

    Given that society is constantly changing from day to day, it is inevitable that there is going to be changes in values and beliefs between different generations. While these values may not necessarily be negative by themselves, they have caused an overall disconnection between the different age groups in our society. These gaps can be closed by building a greater respect for different values by keeping our minds open and exploring different areas of

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    Submitted: February 13, 2010 By: Andrew
  • Generation Internet

    Generation Internet

    All over the world, every day, tasks that used to be handled by people are now handled by computers. Our cars, our jobs, our children and our whole way of living is dependent upon computers to work more efficiently; but nothing has been more beneficial than the internet. Millions of people connect every day to receive stock quotes, news and even legal advice from fifteen-year-olds (Lewis 289). Need love advice? Or how about love in

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    Submitted: January 11, 2010 By: Venidikt
  • Generosity at Christmas

    Generosity at Christmas

    Generosity is defined as "the trait of being willing to give your time and money.” It's all around us, in our schools when someone holds the door open. It's in our streets when another person stops and lets you in the traffic. The one season that I see generosity the most is at Christmas. There's something extraordinary about generosity at Christmas, it's the season where everyone helps, shares, and gives. To begin with, giving

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    Submitted: November 23, 2009 By: Edward
  • Genesis Vs. Paradise Lost (book Nine)

    Genesis Vs. Paradise Lost (book Nine)

    My purpose is to show that Milton’s Adam differs from that of Genesis. The two pieces of literature describe God’s creation of earth and mankind. In the two stories, the description of Adam is different. In Milton’s Paradise Lost, Adam converses indirectly with God through the archangel Raphael, whereas in Genesis, God talks to Adam, but Adam does not speak back. Another point where Milton’s Adam differs from that of Genesis is in the character

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    Submitted: November 28, 2009 By: Tommy
  • Genesis Vs. Theogony

    Genesis Vs. Theogony

    Throughout the years, a main topic of discussion is how people were created and came about to live here on this earth. Many people have their own views and opinions on how creation occurred, but two texts in particular that discuss this phenomenon are Theogony, written by Hesiod, and the book of Genesis of the Bible. The Bible is, and has been for years, the most read and religiously followed book of all time, and

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    Submitted: March 29, 2010 By: Mike
  • Genetic Engineering

    Genetic Engineering

    Introduction Technology has a significant influence across the world, as it has become a fast growing field. Modern biotechnology has been in the major forefront of this influence. From the discovery of DNA to the cloning of various animals, the study of genetic engineering has changed the way society views life. However, does genetic engineering have the capacity to influence the world to its best abilities? Products, which are genetically engineered, may cause severe

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    Submitted: November 10, 2009 By: July
  • Genetic Engineering

    Genetic Engineering

    Genetic Engineering Disease and illnesses are rapidly growing in our community and do not plan to stop any day soon. Before we know it, we are going to have more people in hospitals than outside in the environment enjoying life. We don’t have to think about ourselves now; we also have to take into consideration our family and our children’s future. Do we want them to live in a world full of sickness and plague?

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    Submitted: January 12, 2010 By: July
  • Genetic Engineering - Genetic Modification, a Key to Progress

    Genetic Engineering - Genetic Modification, a Key to Progress

    Genetic Modification, a Key to Progress. Imagine an apple that has all the nutrients in a vitamin tablet, a cow that makes more milk, sweeter blueberries, a potato that produces healthier french fries, non-allergen peanuts, a rice that helps treat blindness as well as strawberries that deliver needed medicines. This is all real and is happening right now due to genetic modification. Consumers should support the harvest and sale of genetically modified foods and organisms

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    Submitted: March 10, 2010 By: Fonta
  • Genetically Modified Products

    Genetically Modified Products

    Genetically Modified Products Genetically engineered products are a major controversial issue in today’s food agricultural, livestock and healthcare industries. Genetic engineering is the science of changing the DNA by removing, combining, or adding certain genes. In relation to other types of sciences this type is relatively new, until recently scientists did not have the tools to attempt this advanced science. Some people believe that by attempting to change the way plants and animals are created

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    Submitted: February 23, 2010 By: July
  • Genetics - an Excuse for Bad Decisions

    Genetics - an Excuse for Bad Decisions

    Is genetics a valid excuse for bad behaviour? Children misbehave for a number of reasons. Sometimes it's just about being a kid and testing the limits. Other times kids misbehave because of other things going on in their life. Parents not paying attention in a positive way or name calling. A deep place in your soulo where the world can't see, but it' there. A place where the void is deep and there is no

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    Submitted: February 19, 2013 By: charlotte
  • Genocide

    Genocide

    What Does Genocide Mean? The era of mass murder might be given as a name for the 20th century. Never in the history of the world have so many millions of people been deliberately killed since 1900. These millions weren't all because of war. They were victims of genocide: the deliberate killings of racial, religious, ethnic, or political groups. The word genocide is from the Greek genos, meaning"race", or "tribe", and the Latin cide, meaning

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    Submitted: March 8, 2010 By: Andrew
  • Genocide

    Genocide

    T.J Clyde 11/17/18 Period 3 Genocide: The destruction of a group of people. The Holocaust is one of the largest genocides i history with the Nazis trying to get rid of Jewish Beliefs. Night, a book written by Eliezer Wiesel, talks about the challenges and effects the Holocaust had on the Jews. Throughout a genocide there are stages. During the Holocaust dehumanization, a stage that lasts all throughout genocide, took the largest toll on the

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    Submitted: December 17, 2017 By: tclyde14
  • Genres of Action Heroes

    Genres of Action Heroes

    Genres of Action Heroes Action movies are a big hit in the motion picture industry today. The multitalented people that lead the roles of these movies are known as “Action Heroes.” They come in all shapes and sizes. Their skills are numerous and uncontested against all foes. The more common heroes are known as the “Brute Action Hero,” the “Nerdy/Intelligent Hero,” the “Female/Incentive Hero,” and of course the “Good Hero Gone Bad.” The movie “National

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    Submitted: June 5, 2010 By: Monika
  • Gentrification Is Not Beneficial to Established Residents

    Gentrification Is Not Beneficial to Established Residents

    Gentrification is not Beneficial to Established Residents Growing up in East Austin, one would be accustomed to seeing rundown neighborhoods inhabited mostly by African American and Hispanic working-class families. In the past few years though, the view has drastically changed. Now brightly colored two-story homes housing affluent Caucasian families occupy the once dilapidated areas. The previously desolated lots are now the future sites of lofts and condominiums. The recent changes in East Austin are

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    Submitted: February 23, 2010 By: Edward
  • Geoffrey Chaucer

    Geoffrey Chaucer

    Geoffrey Chaucer The greatest poet of the Middle English period was the son of a wealthy wine-merchant of powerful connections. As a boy he was a page to the Countess of Ulster, and later was employed as a valet in the Royal household. In 1359, serving with the English army in France, he was taken prisoner and King Edward III subscribed Ј16 upon the payment of his ransom. Thereafter he spent many years in

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    Submitted: June 8, 2010 By: Monika
  • Geoffrey Chaucer and His Effect on the English Language

    Geoffrey Chaucer and His Effect on the English Language

    Geoffrey Chaucer and his effect on the English Language Geoffrey Chaucer has been called the Father of the English language. He did for the English narrative what Shakespeare later did for drama. He was the first writer to use lines of poetry that had an appeal to those interested in nature and books. His writing was very modern for his time, even more modern than the writings of others after he died, but he stayed

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    Submitted: December 8, 2008 By: Jack
  • Geoffrey Chaucer's Depiction of the Church in the Canterbury Tales

    Geoffrey Chaucer's Depiction of the Church in the Canterbury Tales

    Geoffrey Chaucer's Depiction of the Church in The Canterbury Tales Poetry is an excellent way to express your feelings and beliefs. A sensitive subject on which many poets focus is that of religion. Religion became a popular topic for poetry during the Medieval Period in Europe. During this time, the English church was a topic of much discussion and dispute. Throughout the many opinions of the church a negative one would be hard to come

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    Submitted: December 1, 2009 By: David
  • Geoffrey Chaucers Use of Sarcasm to Describe His Characters

    Geoffrey Chaucers Use of Sarcasm to Describe His Characters

    Geoffrey Chaucers use of sarcasm to describe his characters. Geoffrey Chaucer used sarcasm to describe his characters in “The Canterbury Tales.” It will point out details that are seen in the book that help explain how he used this sarcasm to prove a point and to teach life lessons sometimes. I will also point out how this sarcasm was aimed at telling the reader his point of view about how corrupt the Catholic Church

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    Submitted: January 25, 2010 By: Mike
  • Geoffrey Chaucers Use of Sarcasm to Describe His Characters

    Geoffrey Chaucers Use of Sarcasm to Describe His Characters

    Geoffrey Chaucers use of sarcasm to describe his characters. Geoffrey Chaucer used sarcasm to describe his characters in “The Canterbury Tales.” It will point out details that are seen in the book that help explain how he used this sarcasm to prove a point and to teach life lessons sometimes. I will also point out how this sarcasm was aimed at telling the reader his point of view about how corrupt the Catholic Church was.

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    Submitted: March 13, 2010 By: Mike
  • Geoffrey Chaucer’s the Canterbury Tales

    Geoffrey Chaucer’s the Canterbury Tales

    The Holy Friar Geoffrey Chaucer’s The Canterbury Tales is a collection of stories about medieval times and those individuals involved during this time. Chaucer’s Friar assumed the responsibilities of a medieval Friar, such as administering the sacraments of confession and marriage. Even though he himself took on the life of poverty as a Friar, he liked to make friend with landowners, barmaids, noblewomen, and tavern owners (Geoffrey Chaucer 252). To earn money while living

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    Submitted: September 12, 2018 By: patwalsh
  • Geometry Toothpick Bridge Project

    Geometry Toothpick Bridge Project

    Geometry Toothpick Bridge Project When we were debating what design to make our bridge, we took into account the designs of bridges that had been built by students before us, and which designs seemed to work the most often.The suspension and arch bridges didn’t seem to work as well for most people, so we decided against those specific designs. After researching a few different types of bridges, we had narrowed down our choices and decided

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    Submitted: July 17, 2014 By: beachyme
  • George Armitage Miller

    George Armitage Miller

    George Armitage Miller George Armitage Miller was born February 3rd, 1920, in Charleston West-Virginia. George grew up in Great Depression. His parents were divorced in 1927, and he and his mother resided in Charleston with her parents. He was raised a Christian Scientist so he rejected the text based on its anatomical drawings. He graduated high school in 1937, and then moved to Washington, D.C. He was at George Washington University when he became

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    Submitted: May 18, 2011 By: omee001
  • George Bernard Shaw

    George Bernard Shaw

    Born to a civil servant, in Dublin 1856, George Bernard Shaw is a renowned playwright known for his controversial works which dealt with prevailing social problems of the early twentieth century. As an ardent socialist, Shaw supported of private property, radical change in the voting system, campaigned for the simplification of spelling, and the reform of the English alphabet. Despite childhood neglect, he became one of the most prominent writers of modern Britain. Shaw grew

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    Submitted: December 3, 2009 By: Vika
  • George Bernard Shaw

    George Bernard Shaw

    George Bernard Shaw was the youngest child in his family. His father, George Carr Shaw, was a drunkard and his mother, Lucinda Elizabeth Gurly Shaw, a professional singer. When Bernard Shaw was almost 16, Lucinda left her husband, six years her senior, and moved to London with her vocal coach. Although she brought along her two daughters, she left Bernard Shaw with his father, although he later left his father and followed his family to

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    Submitted: December 21, 2009 By: Bred
  • George Bernard Shaw

    George Bernard Shaw

    George Bernard Shaw’s play Pygmalion sends me a few messages that he was either meaning to get out to his readers, or not. After reading the play, I felt that he was trying to deliver the message that finding one’s personal identity is of utmost importance, the importance of proper phonetics in society, and in a way perhaps illustrates an insecurity that Shaw has within his own love life. Shaw delivers the message that finding

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    Submitted: March 15, 2010 By: Mike
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