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Hills like white elephants

Hemingway developed the plot in such a manner that interlinks well with the characters in the story. After reading the story, one becomes convinced that the two characters are acting naturally in the story.

Multi-cultural counselling

This presents problems to the psychotherapists as they try to counsel the immigrants as they try to understand the cultural backgrounds of the immigrants. Purpose The purpose of the study by Vontress was to study the scope and nature of the problem that psychotherapists face with cross- cultural counselling.

Assaultive offenses

The man also came back the second time still uninvited and this time he also found the husband was in the shower and he escaped with other valuable possessions in the house. The news article says the camera recorded the man brutally beating the woman severally and seriously assaulting her.

Mass incarceration: the new jim crow

The New Jim Crow is ideally the incarceration of many black men due to drugs to deny them the right to suffrage. The article consults many sources and statistics to argue for the discriminated position of the African American in the New Jim Crow society that is color blinded to notice.

The institutions of money and banking in antebellum america

The paper " The Institutions of Money and Banking in Antebellum America" is an outstanding example of a book review on finance and accounting. A clear introduction on the banking system by giving basics on the roles of banks and how they operate captures one attention.

Book report

Bethany's mother is in the passenger seat overcome with grief, Then, the car pulls to a stop and on the side of the street and her dad makes a complete stop. As she gets out of the car her dad walks her to the door, Bethany's dad says a long goodbye.

Theory of operation and performance of turbine engines

Theory of Operation and Performance of Turbine Engines Understanding how the turbines engine works forms the main theoretical concept that defines the performance and operation the turbine engines. The most significant information concerning the turbine engines with respect to their operation is the process that happens in the internal engine and the sections of β†’

Gifted young children: a guide for teachers and parents by louise porter

In this book, the author has drawn the audience's attention towards the possibility of giftedness in children that generally display the signs of delayed development. In order to create a better understanding of such children, the author identifies certain signs of giftedness.


Millimeters of mercury is the measure used to represent blood pressure readings; and the normal blood pressure reading in adults is found to be 120/80mmHg. In case of hypertension, treatment is provided to reduce blood pressure and thereby to avoid higher risk of complications.

Livingstons americans, thou shalt shop

I agree with Livingston that purchasing power is a tool by which consumers can influence firms to become more environmentally-conscious and responsive to consumer demands and that consumer spending can improve the economy by driving demand that influences employment and investment. Livingston argues that shopping is good for the soul because shopping is what people β†’

Educational leadership

In chapter five of the book, Warren describes aspects of the lives of successful individuals and their corresponding strives to attaining success. The perceptions of the leaders make it possible for them to act and behave responsible to their employees and their organizations.

The things they carried by tim obrien

Therefore, the most effective realization of the work may be that it is a collection of individual stories with a beginning, middle, and end, distributed in different chapters which can be successfully organized under the label of a novel, as the individual chapters form a united whole in the overall effect. To conclude, The Things β†’

2-page review addressing the theory of operation and performance of reciprocating engines

The comparison of volumes in the cylinder space when the piston is at the top and when the piston is the bottom are some of the valuable information studied during the course. The reciprocating engine is also referred to as an internal-combustion engine because it involves the combustion of a mixture of fuel in the β†’

Wishes for sons by lucille clifton

One of the aspects of the poem, which will become the subject of this essay, is the voice of the mother resonant throughout. Hence, the mother's pain and suffering while taking care of her child, is the dominant theme of this poem and we will elaborate on this theme in the paragraphs to come.

Honeymoon by james patterson

In other words, the unpredictability of events in the book is what I like about the novel. To start with, the title of the book is misleading.

Gates of fire book report

I think that every Marine should read this book or at least look into the history of the Spartans and their dedication to their way of life and culture of war fighting. He was a prior Marine leaving the Marine Corps in 1966, he was inspired to write this book based of the resemblance he β†’


This historical description acts as a warning both to the current and future generations on the consequences of war. In conclusion, this book gives an insightful analysis of the end of the World War II.

Impact of social networks on children and adolescents

Impact Of Social Networks On Children And Adolescents What you think the main idea of the readingis, and WHY you think that is the main idea Kari Henly wrote the article entitled " Schoolchildren Are Not Ready for Social Networking" with the purpose of presenting the main idea that children and adolescents are not β†’

Answer the questions using the excerpt reading provided at the link in the instructions: read full instructions

The growth is short term and cannot be sustained at best, because in essence the foundation of the growth is weak, founded not on the sustainability of the local economies but on their plunder by the corporations, who essentially profit from what the poor pay. The role of the GATT and the WTO is to β†’

The role of pride in santiago’s plight

Santiago says: " It is good that we do not have to try to kill the sun or the moon or the stars. For him, it is the only way to avoid new mockery and suffering.

Tobias wolffs that room

The beaver killed by Dwight is symbolic of the life that awaits Jack. Symbolism is evident in the interactions between Jack and Rosemary, and Jack and Dwight.

Spurgeon, heir of the puritans ernest w. bacon

Through the bible and the book of the puritans, Spurgeon formed his theology and that led him to become the Heir of the Puritans. He strongly believed in the Word of God, attainment of Christ, holiness, the work of the Holy Spirit, perseverance of saints and the come-back of the Lord.

Guns, germs, and steel: the fates of human societies

One of the fascinating issues in human history is the discussion as to why some nations gained power and others failed in that area. The author takes the dig at the same traditional question of why the Europeans countries colonized Africans and why Africans were unsuccessful in that count?

Family guy and freud – jokes and their relation to the unconscious

The examples she provides evoke pathos by relating her arguments to the day-to-day reality that her readers experience. Thus the writer appeals to the outrage, sympathy, shame, horror and anger of readers in relating to certain episodes which she tries to provide as examples top prove her point.

Many peoples, many faiths: women and men in the world religions by ellwood, robert s. & mcgraw, barbara

The of the reading is Submitting to the Will of God: Building the House of Islam and this is actually the message the chapter of the book was trying to preach. The authors also explained the importance of the hajj to Muslims and the significance of the mosque as the main place of worship to β†’

Treading grapes by martha bennett stiles

Itshould be noted that Martha Bennett Stiles's " Treading Grapes" examines the official and unofficial uses of public and private spaces in order to illuminate some of the problems of poverty. The author of the short story has also mentioned that Rebecca moved to several places along with her son in order to get a β†’

Shakuntala by kalidasa

One day the Shakuntala with his father and son came out of the forest to search for the king. Later a fisherman found a royal ring in the belly of a fish and took him to the king.

History of the united states of america

One of the primary aspects of the attack on Pearl Harbor was the surprise nature of the attack. Previously the United States had adopted a policy of isolationism in regards to the World War, yet had continued to supply the allied forces with weaponry and financial support; after the attack on Pearl Harbor the United β†’

Alien rule: the liao,jin,and yuan dynasties

This chapter gives the wide view of life in China under Alien rule after the fall of the Tang dynasty in 907. The Jurchens' Jin dynasty expanded the territory to include the whole of north China, after defeating the Lioa, and then came the Mongols' Yuan dynasty that took the whole of China after defeating β†’

Grapes of wrath by john steinback

The of the novel, Grapes of Wrath, a phrase is taken from the " Battle Hymn of the Republic, is full of biblical allusions. The Joads leaving their home in Oklahoma, in search of food, and a better life in California is an example of the Israelites leaving their homes to go to Egypt in β†’

The tyger by william blake

However, the poem's volta occurs at the very end, or the last line, of the poem, and demonstrates why teenagers should not pick this path. The people envisioned in the poem are obviously living a rough life with the reference to fighting apparently in the poem, and the hard-living as well.

Book report two old women

The timing of the novel was very crucial and the author did an exceptional job in the timing of her book. It is the olden times of the novel that gave the tale logic in terms of few and scattered communities of people.

Gift cards breakage

In addition, the value of the gift cards, which is unused, causes serious accounting complications to the auditors because; the pattern of redemption differs considerably. As a result, most of the companies rarely provide the figure of gift cards' sales and the total of breakages.

State security and peoples liberty: the us policy

As a result of this occurrence, the US Department of Homeland Security, the agency in charge of the security of the US, border patrol, counter-terrorism planning and implementation, as well as the other agencies of the government had to review and overhaul the intelligence system and strategies so that same or similar attacks would not β†’

Biography project for black history month

It was the day that an African American lady, Rosa Parks refused to leave her seat in the Montgomery bus for a white person. Rosa Parks is a source of inspiration for people who want racial equality in the society.IV.


It is a tough task to understand the complexities of China-America relations in the last century and into the next. Violation of human rights by China is a major thorn in the relations between the two countries.

Long way home by david laskin

Their experiences in World War I from the training camps to their service on the battlefield transformed their views about America. The war demonstrated to the immigrants, that America was built through hard work, unity, and struggles.

Long way home: an american journey from ellis island to the great war by david laskin

David Laskin in The Long Way Home follows the lives of eleven individuals on a journey that starts from Ellis Island to the time they fight in the Great War. The short-term impacts included tension in America, as some immigrants refused to fight in the war due to conflict of interest.

A modest proposal by swift

It would be surprising to find out that a rational man, Swift, proposes this work and contributes to the beating of another man's child. This narration is the main to the presence of irony and satire in " A Modest Proposal".

Comunication 2

Here it will be explained why the Language Style Matching system works and can accurately predict the future success of a relationship in the vein of loving oneself, loving others, and being an emotionally and spiritually strong person. In addition to loving yourself, you must also learn how to love other people.

Reading response 6

RESPONSE TO CHAPTER 15: ATTENTION AND AWARENESS IN SECOND LANGUAGE ACQUISITION Almost every theoretical research garnered from the body of existing works on cognitive science and linguistic studies indicate a direct relationship between attention and awareness in second language acquisition. The effect on the input and intake of the second language learner in terms of β†’

Las vegas marriage: mockery of a sacred union

The author thinks that marriages in Las Vegas have made a mockery of the sacredness of the institution of marriage. The author thinks that the Las Vegas marriages are absurd as they lack depth, seriousness and above all, the sacredness involved in the act of marriage.

Synopsis of the of daniel

BOOK OF DANIEL: SYNOPSIS Book of Daniel: Synopsis The Book of Daniel is a book of the Old Testament, and is in fact one of the more complicated books in terms of where and when and why it was written. In content, the book discusses a series of events which took place during the β†’

Hope by lisel mueller

Lisel Mueller's " Hope" is a strong poem, which describes the meaning of hope and where it is possible to find it in this world. In the final line, the author shows that this poem is just another evidence of hope.

The dragon heir

The author has also to keep the interest of the reader going and the suspense mounting. This is a deliberate ploy by the author to keep the readers guessing about the outcome of the event who will pick up the reigns and champion the power of the Dragonheart stone and finally rule over the Weir β†’

Information diet-based on clay johnson

This is determined by correct media diet factors such as proper time to consume the information, the right media channel to source the information from and the reason and correct purpose for the consumption of the media information. Consistency is to be considered a fact in the consumption of media information.

Violence prevention

Describe in detail examples of violence prevention that fall under the 5 general prevention ideals Reevaluation of thenorms tat glorify and legitimate violence in the family and the society In order to prevent family violence, it is significant to denounce the norms such as those that assert that a man is the powerful figure in β†’

Economics: on the road to serfdom, friedrich a. hayek

He had a front row seat to the clash of the collectivist titans from the mild socialism he saw in the West to the national socialism of Germany and the communism of the Russian state. It is interesting to note that outside of Germany and the USSR during the course of WWII, the United Kingdom β†’

Tom clancy’s net force: changing of the guards book report

Sam Cox is the main villain of the novel, who, he and his company are worth billions of dollars, and he was a soviet spy in his youth. The book Tom Clancy's Net Force: Changing of the Guards Book Report is a great book that will hook you in and not let you free until β†’

Article critique

With such changes in the career sector, Wagner emphasizes the need for adopting a proactive approach to the personal management of one's career path. In many cases, the identification of career goals and personal preferences can help an individual identify new skills that may present a competitive edge in one's career.

Huckelberry finn and the war prayer by mark twain

Huckleberry Finn exposes the brutality and cruelty of the slave system and of racism not by showing brutal beatings in the manner of Roots, which would be well enough, but by humanizing Nigger Jim, making it clear that this person is a man worthy of respect. Huck's a kid, and Jim protects him from the β†’

Discussion 3 6087

The amount of resources and time allocated to the disabled persons needs may have some significance to the caregiver especially the lifestyle and mental health. The care given to a person with a disability has a mental health effect on the caregiver.

Living in sin

The speaker is referencing the " record" of the innocence of nature vs.humanity.#1 " History": The title history means documented evidence through an individual's eyes, the history that was experienced and explained by that individual and its relevance to the times." His-story" is told from His point of view." Her-story is told from her point β†’

Indians in unexpected places

In the initial chapters Philip explores the historical context of non-Indian expectations where their interest in the Indian product of cultural artifacts is concerned. Deloria raises a lot of theories pertaining to non-Indian anxieties where the inclusion of the Indians in the American society was concerned.

The lives of children and the conscience of a nation

Kozol feels that everyone living comfortably at the expense of the ghetto must be aware of how their silence and inaction affects the lives of the ghetto's children. The people of the ghetto find hope in religion.


According to Jens Pruessner of the Douglas Mental Health University, being born and raised in city increases the lifetime risk of certain psychiatric disorders like anxiety and mood disorders like depression and schizophrenia and this is mainly related to stress in city living. The researchers evaluated volunteers from rural and urban areas and found that β†’

Synopsis of the of psalms in the bible

Synopsis of the Book of Psalms in the Bible The book of Psalms is alleged to be the most widely read and valued book in the bible. The book of Psalms also contains the shortest and the longest verses in the bible and the verses that are at the center of the Bible.

Symbolism in the lottery

The author has used black color in the story to symbolize death. The black box set on a stool that is missing one leg indicates the purpose of death, to destroy one of the members of the community.

Acting white by stuart bucks

This has also led to the stereotyping of African American children as people feel that they are not well prepared for the job market. Using the education system to stereotype the African American children is wrong as it has continued to suppress them through the education system.

The end of the black box

He had seen others who had fallen to the stones, sacrificed for the good of the town. He sat for hours trying to see the connection between the horrific act of stoning the one and the success of the fields.

From slavery to freedom, edition 9, chapter 14, odyssey part 6/2

However, the increasing death rates in the war and the German attacks on the American ships forced the President, Wilson to call for a joint session of the Congress and seek the permission for engaging in the war. The Congress the rejected the idea of " whites-only draft" and passed the Selective Service Act in β†’

Voltaires satire on optimism

In the novella " Candide" Voltaire deals with a series of themes such as the ' folly of Optimism', ' bitterness of stern reality', ' futility of philosophical speculation', ' the corrupting effect of money', ' hypocrisy of the religious system', etc that are stitched together with the common thread that Leibniz's optimistic philosophy simply β†’

Almost french: love and a new life in paris by sarah turnbull

In doing this, the author uses language sparingly often infusing French in the book just so she develops an emotional appeal to her audience as the discussion below portrays. Her inclusion of the French words in the plot is a deliberate strategy she employs in her attempt to prove the extent of the difficulty she β†’

Shevchenko poems

In the last and ninth last lines of the poem, such rhetoric questions have been posed.' will speak of me?' Rhetoric questions help in arousing the audience to reflect on the value of liberty and his need for being recognized as a legacy. Taras used a range of symbols, images and the poetic forms in β†’

The monk who sold the ferrari

The paper " The Monk who Sold the Ferrari" is a great example of a literature book review. The Monk who sold the Ferrari is the book that made me realize the depth behind the saying by Mr R.D.


Response Although the government has a man ensuring that it provides services even to the less fortunate in the society, it should not impose extreme measures in order to collect money from the members of the public. Response to the post I agree that the government should not force itself to the people.

Woodrow wilson wouldnt yield

The story of America's rejection of the League of Nations revolves largely around the personality and character of Thomas Woodrow Wilson. Holding aloft the torch of idealism in one hand and the flaming sword of righteousness in the other, he aroused the masses to a holy crusade.

Review on the the old man

Book Review: " The Old Man Who Danced Naked Around the Flag Pole" by James Scott Introduction The book, " The Old Man Who Danced Naked around the FlagPole" was written by James Scott and it appeared before his readers by the Authorhouse Publication in the year of 2005. Thesis Statement The book " The β†’


Blue, Black and Du Bois After the war that freed Black American from slavery, it seemed that the freedom is just another setback for them as White Americans regarded them more with anger and even disgust as to say. For Du Bois, the blueprint or the basis of their road to success is when Black β†’

Political parties and party systems by alan ware

Chapter 10 in the book by Alan Ware " Political Parties and Party Systems" provides a reader with both concise and detailed information on the way parties approach their campaigns in order to overcome the rivals. It is a formula of keeping up a good job by taking voters' suggestions into account and persuading they β†’

The prince of los cocuyos by richard blanco

Richard Blanco, through the seven chapters of his book, The Prince of Los Cocuyos, focuses on specific memories to enable his audience to navigate briskly through time as sheer delight. All these personalities in real sense appeared to be part of me as a freshman.

The fury of overshoes by anne sexton

In the lines " and thinking nothing of it", the poem expresses how the author seems to want to have that innocence of a child, wondering how it is to be an adult, without any idea of the hardships.2. In this poem, the line " If ever two were one, then surely we" is a β†’

Streetcar named desire by tennessee williams

With alcohol, as with his other brutal acts, he was attempting to bring down everybody's lives down to the level of his own. The most important lesson, however, that a reader would find in Kowalski's character with all his redeeming factors, which are few is that he represented the side that of humanity that are β†’

The story in winners go first by trent masiki

The writer has, very skillfully, described the dialogues of the main characters, because the reader comes to know the internal psyche of the two brothers through their conversation. On this statement, Torrie feels a conflict between his internal conception of character and the reality of the outside world.

The narrators changing character in the yellow wallpaper by charlotte perkins gilman

Towards the middle of the story, the narrator loses her hatred for the wallpaper and is quite intrigued and absorbed by it. The wallpaper comes to mean to the narrator a kind of representation of herself, her life, and her sufferings.

Discourse on the method – part iv by descartes

It persuades me to agree with the power of reason as Descartes acknowledged that something or someone is greater than him and his potential to form thoughts or ability to doubt where he justifies the validity of reason over senses and cognition by reasoning itself. The philosopher at the time seems capable of being open β†’


In his speech to the Congress, President Roosevelt was categorical in saying that under the circumstances the US could not remain a silent spectator and was prepared to do everything to protect its territories and the interests of its people. He asserted that the Americans judged Nazis by their own standards in not going to β†’

Preparing financial statements and costs associated with it

Daske and his colleagues examined the outcome of the mandatory shift from local FASB standards to IASB standards. Auditing is the most effective form of enforcement of FASB and IASB accounting standards.

Meditations on first philosophy by rene descartes

The statement is the result of an earlier discourse in which Descartes called into question all of the assumptions he would come to believe as a result of the philosophical thought of his day. His idea of discovering truths about the world was defined by whether he had a clear and distinct perception of them β†’

A case of mistreatment at work

A Case of Mistreatment at Work The primary problem in the case is that there is a culture that has been nurtured in the organization that discourages employees to air out their grievances. Diversity in the workplace is usually considered an advantage to the organization because it allows the organization to enjoy the skills β†’

Bellamys looking backward

Therefore, the author has been highly effective in suggesting the relevance of scientific and social developments to enhance the quality of life for an American city in the future.3. In fact, the scientific and social developments have not resulted in a great change in the quality of life for any American city.

Book report for maniac magee

No, I would not like a friend like Maniac because he would be better than me at everything and I do not think I would feel like I was good at anything if I hung around him. I would not like that nickname because I would not want to be known for doing everything like β†’

Leviathan by thomas hobbes

These are the essential elements of human beings which offer them the diversity of appearances and the most essential element of them all is sense because it is the organs of sense which help the man in making conception in mind. According to Hobbes, the cause of sense is the external body or the object β†’

Cinderella analysis, summary ,essay ,outline

Perrault's version of Cinderella portrays the story of a girl who is entirely submissive to the will of her stepmother and her two stepsisters. This moral value is highly misleading simply because of the assumption that being beautiful is mandatory for a girl to achieve her desire and dreams.

Civil war in the fires of jubilee: nat turners fierce rebellion by oates

Reading about slavery and the condition of slaves makes me think that what Nat Turner did was justified. I did not like the killing of the infants and school children by the slaves.

Muhammad prophet for our time by karen armstrong

Book Review: " Muhammad Prophet for Our Time: by Karen Armstrong Karen Armstrong's " Muhammad: A prophet for our Time" is a biographical representation of Muhammad that shows how the majority of Muslims understand his life and the Islamic faith. The book indicates that the terrorists misunderstand the Islamic faith by selectively misinterpreting the teachings β†’

Is history fiction & a global history of modern historiography

Curthoys and Docker question the validity and truth of History by identifying the ' doubleness of history'. This book also highlights the questioning of the truth of history that took place in the 1960s and 70s known as the postmodernism.

Kierkegaards account of faith

The reconciliation of the knight of Faith with his fate of not getting the princess ever is surpassed by a belief in the absurd, i.e, an amorphous, formless, and intangible feeling based on the fact that through the power of God everything is possible. According to the writer Pojman, the difference in the two accounts β†’

The underground welder as a piece of literature

The theme of the story in terms of its contribution to the literature and the overall world. The use of monochromatic illustrations and art gives the piece the feel of emptiness.

Book report

The book under analysis is the work by Frey James My Friend Leonard. However feeling of rage and the weight of reality makes James be scared of relapse thus he appeals to his old friend Leonard.

Uglies book report essay

Although many other themes are also conveyed in this book, the main message is clear: Fear of alienation in society causes one to suppress to conformity. In the book, society is perfect and everybody is peaceful.

The man in the grey flannel suit

Running Head: SOCIOLOGY: THE MAN IN THE GREY FLANNEL SUIT Sociology: The Man in the Grey Flannel Suit Universally acclaimed when first published in 1955, " The Man in the Gray Flannel Suit" by Sloan Wilson is one of the best novels written about the post-WW II lifestyle and how families were coping with the β†’

Cast away by robert zemeckis

Cast Away by Robert Zemeckis Robert Zemeckis' ' Cast Away' uses dramatic scenes of being at the edge of an ocean on a tiny uninhabited desert island in the Pacific to represent the theme of survival in a thrilling, haunting and heart-stopping way. What makes Pi survive is his detailed knowledge and experience with β†’

African americans: a concise history by darlene clark hine

The Declaration of Independence that proclaimed that all humans were equal in the new nation, became a motivation for the Black people to claim their equality. This response showed that Black people were gradually absorbing the enlightenment values and they saw the War and independence of the nation as the way ahead to attain equality β†’

Writing skills

The first essay is based on the comparison of Resumes and the second essay is an analysis on the media coverage of teenage pregnancies. Thus, the second essay is undoubtedly a better piece of writing.