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  • To Vote or Not to Vote, Is That Really a Question?

    To Vote or Not to Vote, Is That Really a Question?

    To Vote or Not to Vote, Is That Really a Question? Are students properly informed in political areas? The question abounds while adults worry about weather students will vote for political views or weather they just agree with Bruce Springsteen. Astin says that “A democracy works only to the extent that the voter is well informed”(Astin 97). Astin believes that the only way to have a properly functioning democracy is to have informed voters. This

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    Submitted: November 30, 2009 By: Steve
  • To What Extent Can Bfc Be Viewed as Drawing on Key Elements of Bakhtin’s Notion of Carnivalesque?

    To What Extent Can Bfc Be Viewed as Drawing on Key Elements of Bakhtin’s Notion of Carnivalesque?

    To what extent can BFC be viewed as drawing on key elements of Bakhtin’s notion of carnivalesque? Bowling for Columbine is a post-structural film produced by Mike Moore. It leaves a message about America and its people. Today, the world is not a safe place. However, the world is made unsafe by the people who don’t believe it is safe. This is what the film is based on: fear and guns. Bowling For Columbine is

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    Submitted: November 11, 2009 By: Stenly
  • To What Extent Do the Characters Antony and Caesar Embody the Conflicting Worlds of Egypt and Rome in Antony and Cleopatra

    To What Extent Do the Characters Antony and Caesar Embody the Conflicting Worlds of Egypt and Rome in Antony and Cleopatra

    TO WHAT EXTENT DO THE CHARACTERS ANTONY AND CAESAR EMBODY THE CONFLICTING WORLDS OF EGYPT AND ROME The Shakespearian play ‘Antony and Cleopatra’ is a tragic love story between the two characters Antony a Triumvate Ruler of Rome and Cleopatra the Queen of Egypt. The play of Antony and Cleopatra is not just a tragic love story it also incorporates a storyline of international politics, therefore making it a public and also a private drama

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    Submitted: May 5, 2010 By: Jon
  • To What Extent Do You Agree with the Idea That King Lear Deserves His Fate?

    To What Extent Do You Agree with the Idea That King Lear Deserves His Fate?

    King Lear inevitably meets his downfall by the end of the play, this happens through a combination of factors both in his direct control and through ways which are entirely out of his hands. Through his daughters disrespecting him through his foolishness over dividing his kingdom, the banishment of certain characters, unsuccessful manipulation and other methods Lear encounters madness and finally his death. From the beginning of the play the viewer can watch Lear deteriorate

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    Submitted: June 2, 2010 By: Top
  • To What Extent Do You Feel Sympathi for Dally

    To What Extent Do You Feel Sympathi for Dally

    Through out the novel the writer makes us feel sympathy for dally for various reasons, here I will prove my point of view, explaining different things of his life and personality. We are told that Dally has been in trouble has been in trouble since he was very young. We are told that he was in jail when he was 10 years old, “… had been arrested at the age of ten”. This shows that

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    Submitted: January 15, 2010 By: Andrew
  • To What Extent Was the Monster a Benevolent Creature When He Was Born, but Became Evil Due to His Treatment?

    To What Extent Was the Monster a Benevolent Creature When He Was Born, but Became Evil Due to His Treatment?

    Essay #1 Question: To what extent was the monster a benevolent creature when he was born, but became evil due to his treatment? The monster at his birth was a benevolent and good natured creature. However, he was treated poorly and shunned by everyone even his creator. Due to being an outcast and scorned against, he became an evil creature. There is evidence in the book that the monster was a good creature at his

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    Submitted: November 24, 2009 By: Steve
  • Tobacco

    Tobacco

    Smoking Essay Many teenagers today smoke, not only teenagers, but also adults. Even though the adults and grown-ups should go forth as a good example, for the younger generation or as I like to call it the youth of today. The major problem about smoking is that in consists of substance that is dangerous and can be addictive over a long period of time. Smokers say they need to smoke because it makes them feel

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    Submitted: April 24, 2010 By: Kevin
  • Tobias Wolff's; “the Rich Brother”

    Tobias Wolff's; “the Rich Brother”

    Tobias Wolff’s short story, “The Rich Brother”, is a parallel story to the biblical fable of Able and Cain. The biblical story of Able and Cain is that of the first story that puts man against man. Cain and Able are children of Adam and Eve, where Cain is the eldest and Able the younger of the two. In the biblical story Cain and Able end up giving gifts (sacrifices) to appease to their

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    Submitted: January 6, 2010 By: Wendy
  • Today's Choices Shape My Future

    Today's Choices Shape My Future

    Today's Choices Shape my Future A week ago, I had a date with Jason, the cute guy from my government class. I spent about an hour looking for the perfect garment to wear and another hour executing my decision. The doorbell rang and it was Jason. He looked at me as if I was the weirdest thing he had ever seen. "You know we are going to the skating ring, right?" I think my face

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    Submitted: May 9, 2010 By: Yan
  • Toefl4

    Toefl4

    Liu Bob Liu Professor Thomas Kaufmann Professional Writing 8 November 2016 With the development of material and the diverse demands, cross-border traveling turns out to be an increasing trend to exotic-interested people, especially for those foreign language learners like myself. As an English student, my dreaming destination is definitively London in England if I was given two weeks to travel aboard. As far as I am concerned, there are a couple of reasons why I

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    Submitted: November 10, 2016 By: lpy970222
  • Tom Clancy

    Tom Clancy

    "Vampire, Vampire!" The CIC talker said aboard Ticonderoga. "We have numerous incoming missiles. Weapons free."1 Tom Clancy, the best modern fiction writer, and probably, one of the all time best. Above was an excerpt from his second number one bestseller, Red Storm Rising. Tom Clancy is a civilian genius that knows more about top-secret weapons systems than the men who designed them. This makes for an explosive, could be real, story. It is because of

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    Submitted: December 11, 2009 By: Bred
  • Tom Gordon Quote Logs

    Tom Gordon Quote Logs

    “…but they ignored her and after awhile she had simply sat in the back seat with Mona on her lap and her knapsack beside her, listening to them argue and wondering if she herself might cry, or actually go crazy” (King 10). At this part in the novel Trisha was with her family and they were on their way to the place they were going to go hiking. Her brother and mother always fought with

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    Submitted: April 1, 2010 By: Monika
  • Tom Green Vs. Cheech Maron

    Tom Green Vs. Cheech Maron

    Tom Green is the type of guy who probably got kicked out of class all the time. Teachers, Principal, and administrators knew his name. The guy who was never taken seriously. Tom Green is a male Stefanie. The reason being, in comparison, both are hyper, crazy, and love to make other laugh and just straight out have a good time. Tom is guaranteed to make people laugh and take his show to the extreme. From

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    Submitted: March 19, 2009 By: Fatih
  • Tom Green Vs. Cheech Maron

    Tom Green Vs. Cheech Maron

    Tom Green is the type of guy who probably got kicked out of class all the time. Teachers, Principal, and administrators knew his name. The guy who was never taken seriously. Tom Green is a male Stefanie. The reason being, in comparison, both are hyper, crazy, and love to make other laugh and just straight out have a good time. Tom is guaranteed to make people laugh and take his show to the extreme. From

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    Submitted: January 10, 2010 By: Jack
  • Tom Jones - Structure

    Tom Jones - Structure

    English Literature I 8 December 2003 The formal well-organized structure of The History of Tom Jones contributes greatly to the intricate plot inside, and the novel as an overall piece of work. Henry Fielding contrived the blueprint of the book in its many clearly separated segments extremely well, making it equally as important as the plot. Tom Jones is deliberately and clearly divided into its separate parts. Through these parts he is capable of paralleling

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    Submitted: November 17, 2009 By: Yan
  • Tom Robinson

    Tom Robinson

    All Americans should receive fair trial; however, before the civil rights movement of 1960s this was not always the case. Prior to the civil rights movement the treatment of blacks vs. whites was not as equal as said to be. Legal systems favored the “superior” race, as did other citizens in everyday life. Freedom was not reached until post-Civil Rights Movement. Therefore, the legal system was not fair until after 1960. The Jim Crow Laws

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    Submitted: June 13, 2016 By: sbrick
  • Tom Sawyers Summary

    Tom Sawyers Summary

    “The Adventures of Tom Sawyer“, by Mark Twain, is a great book. The story starts out in the town of St. Petersburg, Missouri. The story begins as Tom climbs in his window after a long night of scheming with his friends. A couple of days after this, he starts hanging out with his good friend, Huckleberry Finn, the local outcast of the town, he lives with no rules, and no parents. He wanders the town

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    Submitted: December 15, 2009 By: Edward
  • Tom Stoppard

    Tom Stoppard

    At first glance, one might believe that the only things Tom Stoppard's Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead has in common with William Shakespeare's Hamlet are Rosencrantz, Guildenstern, and the segments of Hamlet Stoppard pasted in his play. Looking more closely, however, one would observe that the most extreme absurdities of Stoppard's play are derived from Shakespeare's Hamlet. Particulars of Stoppard's play that might at first be considered simply ridiculous improbabilities (such as the fact that

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    Submitted: November 29, 2009 By: Mike
  • Tom Vs Gatsby

    Tom Vs Gatsby

    Gatsby a fabulously wealthy young man living in a Gothic mansion in West Egg in the story tends to be of to himself living life in past and not letting go of it instead thinking that he can bring it back. No one knows where he comes from, what he does, or how he made his fortune. Since Gatsby met Daisy he has never let go of her even though she has started a life

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    Submitted: November 8, 2009 By: Victor
  • Tom Walker and Walter Younger

    Tom Walker and Walter Younger

    Characters in stories often are similar and different and can be compared and contrasted with each other. In the short story The Devil and Tom Walker, the character of Tom Walker is both very similar and very different than a character in the play A Raisin In The Sun, Walter Younger. In the short story The Devil and Tom Walker takes place in New England, “About the year 1727, just at the time when earthquakes

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    Submitted: February 26, 2010 By: Mike
  • Tom's Cracker Factory

    Tom's Cracker Factory

    Tom's Cracker Factory 265 Cracker Road San Francisco, CA 81153 September 14, 2004 Dean Joe Brown Dean Salt Lake Western Community College 1201 Community Avenue Salt Lake City, Utah 84121 Dear Dean Joe Brown: I would like to state first off how much our company enjoys having your students visit us as part of our college recruiting program, and how much we look forward to seeing as well as interviewing more of the outstanding students

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    Submitted: May 14, 2010 By: Tasha
  • Tommy Boy

    Tommy Boy

    **Passage in Ch 6** In this passage from The Prince of Tides, Pat Conroy illuminates Tom Wingo's sarcastic, violent, yet emotional personality. By using the point of view, dialog, details, and juxtaposition Conroy illustrates the conflicting aspects of his character, reflecting the same conflicting emotions in his soul. The point of view in this passage skews the facts about Tom because it is Tom who recalls events the way he remembers them sprinkled with his

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    Submitted: November 18, 2009 By: Jack
  • Tomorrow When the War Began

    Tomorrow When the War Began

    Tomorrow, When the War Began John Marsden’s novel ‘Tomorrow, When the War Began’ identifies, that some people’s reactions change when they are faced with difficult situations. These situations can bring out the leadership skills of some characters in the book, the courage which they posses, new found friendships and how these situations can also have a negative affect on some people. Formidable circumstances in ‘Tomorrow, When the War Began’ bring out the leadership skills of

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    Submitted: May 7, 2010 By: Andrew
  • Tomorrow, When the War Began - Review

    Tomorrow, When the War Began - Review

    -Ўп Ў°Tomorrow, When the War BeganЎ± Review Ўп- Ў°Tomorrow, When the War BeganЎ± by John Marsden (a young adult fiction novel) is the first of the Ў°TomorrowЎ± series. One of the seven characters, Ellie Linton ЁC a rural teenager, tells their story (presented in first person), which first commences when they convince their parents to allow them to take the Landrover for a campout in Hell (A wild place, Ў°a cauldron of boulders and trees

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    Submitted: March 1, 2010 By: Vika
  • Tone and Metaphors in ‘a Litany in Time of Plague'

    Tone and Metaphors in ‘a Litany in Time of Plague'

    Tone and metaphors play a critical role in the poem, “A Litany in Time of Plague”. The tone of the poem helps set up some of the metaphors, and the metaphors help to reinforce the tone. Throughout the poem, one can find readily find examples setting the tone and several distinguishable metaphors. In this poem the tone and metaphors complement one another very well and go hand in hand in making this poem dramatic and

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    Submitted: November 20, 2009 By: Tasha
  • Tone, Motif and Theme in ’night’

    Tone, Motif and Theme in ’night’

    When people lose their dignity, they also lose a part of the very thing that makes them human. Despair, hopelessness, fear and apathy are all ways a human can lose their humanity. The eyes provide a window onto the soul, and thus a view on the person’s mental state. The eyes also function in reverse, as a symbolic gesture of control over someone. All of this is present in Night, by Elie Wiesel, an account

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    Submitted: January 9, 2010 By: Max
  • Toni Morrison

    Toni Morrison

    Toni Morrison was born Chloe Anthony Wofford in Lorain, Ohio, where her parents had moved to escape the problems of southern racism. Her family were migrants, sharecroppers on both sides. Morrison grew up in the black community of Lorain. She spent her childhood in the Midwest and read voraciously, from Jane Austen to Tolstoy. Morrison's father, George Wofford, was a welder, and told her folktales of the black community, transferring his African-American heritage to another

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    Submitted: February 26, 2010 By: Tasha
  • Toni Morrison’s Sula

    Toni Morrison’s Sula

    In whatever way the term can be viewed, “evil” is used heavily and often and fulfills many different roles in Toni Morrison’s Sula. This concept of “evil” can be looked at in numerous ways. It can be seen as the objectionable or diabolic behavior a person exhibits. It can be used to describe that person them self. Evil can be used to describe the presence of the devil, or the lack of God. It can

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    Submitted: December 25, 2009 By: Venidikt
  • Tony Soprano Vs the Modern Corporation

    Tony Soprano Vs the Modern Corporation

    1. Introduction 2. Tony Soprano: The CEO a. Planning b. Organizing c. Leading d. Controlling 3. Soprano “Family”: The Corporation a. Organization b. Operations Management c. Accounting d. Sales and Marketing 4. Internal and External Environment a. Internal Environment b. External Environment Role and Personality traits: Much like a CEO no order can be made without his approval. He commands both the respect and power much like a CEO. All earnings the company makes he

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    Submitted: January 30, 2010 By: Mike
  • Too Much Pride, Too Much Prejudice?

    Too Much Pride, Too Much Prejudice?

    Too Much Pride, Too Much Prejudice? In everyday life, people are affected by bias and, also, the guilt of bias against others. Bias can be cultural, racial, or personal, but the primary basis for all bias is ignorance. It is believed that women are the lesser of the sexes. Society believes that in this time period that women always need to get married and social standings are held by wealth. Pride and Prejudice is an

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    Submitted: November 20, 2009 By: Artur
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