Uneasy Homecoming Assignment
Murray Leinster (June 16, 1896 – June 8, 1975) was a pen name of William Fitzgerald Jenkins; His father was an accountant. Although both parents were born in Virginia, the family lived in Manhattan. He began his...
In the short story Uneasy Homecoming written by Will F Jenkings, Connie is the first character introduced in the story, and is the protagonist; the antagonist in the short story is Mrs. Wilson and Mrs. Wilson’s son. After we are introduced to the characters we are then led into the setting, Connie was...
A typical state code refers to date rape as a form of acquaintance rape in which the victim has agreed to accompany or date the perpetrator (Jenkins et al, 1987, 875). Date rape is one of the most common rapes that happen. In fact, date rape, being raped by someone you know like a boyfriend, is...
RENUNCIATION OF LANGUAGE IN HAROLD PINTER’S “THE HOMECOMING,” “THE CARETAKER” AND “THE DUMB WAITER:” A LACANIAN ANALYSIS
A THESIS SUBMITTED TO THE GRADUATE SCHOOL OF SOCIAL SCIENCES OF MIDDLE EAST TECHNICAL UNIVERSITY
BY TÜRKAN AYDIN
IN PARTIAL FULFILLMENT OF THE REQUIREMENTS FOR THE DEGREE...
Nevertheless, I had to try.
It was my junior year and homecoming was just around the corner. Up until then, I hadn't attended school dances. I practiced my speech and built up courage weeks in advance of the day I would ask a girl to homecoming. My heart was beating out of my chest and my hands wouldn't...
(Gartner, Larson, & Allen, 1991; Koenig, 1990; Levin & Vanderpool, 1991; Maton & Pargament, 1987; Paloma & Pendleton, 1991; Payne, Bergin, Bielema, & Jenkins, 1991). One of the “religious behaviors” that has been shown to be related to health and well-being is prayer (Finney & Maloney, 1985; McCullough,...
I Looked at the pointless glass tower and the red and white tile for the last time I felt very uneasy. My high school years were coming to an end and they were some of the best years of my life. Homecoming Powder Puff Football, getting dressed in ridiculous pink outfits, having earth-shattering school...
the Melamed’s Burnout Questionnaire (Melamed et al., 1992) for the assessment of different aspects of burnout, a short version of the Jenkins Activity Survey (JAS) (Jenkins et al., 1967) containing questions about behavioral patterns, and the Karolinska Sleep Questionnaire
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eugenics in modern society.
History of Eugenics
The very first idea of eugenics was first introduced to the public in 1865 by British psychologist F. Galton. Here is the definition of eugenics he gave: “Eugenics is the study of agencies under social control that may improve or impair the racial qualities...
Theodis F. President Jr
30 November 2013
FAMU Homecoming 2013
For many of my peers this year was their first homecoming, but for me this was just one of many. Being an native of Tallahassee, Florida, where the university is located, I’ve been involved and had many experiences...
The Reversal in Stereotypical Gender Roles
In “The Homecoming”, Harold Pinter applies the incessant use of gender
confrontation throughout the entirety of the play; both male and female characters aim
to establish their dominance over one another and gain a oneupmanship. The struggle
Off' and Insensibility (1)' were written by Owen during the first world war to express his anti-war attitude. Beach Burial' by Kenneth Slessor, Homecoming' by Bruce Dawe and Letter XV' by Bruce Beaver are famous Australian poems about war.
The poems have many similarities, especially in content, but...
women in abusive relationships who attacked their batterers hindered the course of justice by denying battered women the avenue to prove self-defence (Jenkins & Kroll-Smith, 1996). This, coupled with the relevant laws that are largely shaped by the male experience, resulted in double victimisation for battered...
lessen his reputation with the people? He shall not gain this point; for though the prophet should be silent, his own conscience shall make him always uneasy. To confirm this he shall have a name given him, “Magor-Missabib,” or “terror on every side.” While it is difficult to discover the true meaning of...
looking back and forth, saying things like
“Hey, baby” whenever a girl walked by. He was a real winner, if you know
what I mean.
Well, anyway, the homecoming dance was coming up, and because of the
whole Angela situation, I still didn’t have a date. Everyone on the student
council had to attend—it was...
Subject Matter/content: This poem is about the returning of Australia soldiers from the Vietnam War. Bruce Dawe illustrates and recounts tragedies from the war and outlines the negative atmosphere surrounding this loss. Dawe is speaking for the soldiers who can no longer express themselves...
names which link them closely with the calendar, and
he has already worked out why the young man forgot the word
'aliquis'. The young man has been uneasy about a certain event,
and if he had said the word 'aliquis' that would have reminded
him again of this anxiety: so the unconscious protects him...
Howard University’s homecoming this year deserves an overall grade of “F.” Howard students tend to hype up this annual event, but the school did not deliver. Because of the exorbitant cost of tickets, lack of security, and lack of organization, Howard University homecoming 2012 let down many eager students...
years (10% in 2000 to 16% in 2005), potentially resulting in the increase in suicidal ideation and/or behavior (Furr, Westefeld, McConnell, & Jenkins, 2001; Westefeld et al., 2006). Six students committed suicide at Cornell University (September 2009- March 2010), including two in the same week...
Anderson, A. J. (2002). Treatment of depression in older adults. International Journal of Psychosocial Rehabilitation, 6(1), 69-78.
Ferrini, A. F., & Ferrini, R. (2008). Health in the later years (4th ed.). Boston, MA: McGraw Hill.
Findley, P. A., Shen, C., & Sambamoorthi, U. (2012). Depression...
taught in junior high and high school have lead up to helping us with college classes. One notable University that has impacted East Texas is Stephen F. Austin State University. SFA provides many undergraduate studies, including pre-medicine and pre-pharmacy. The university has had legendary traditions...
Landon, desperate for a date for the homecoming dance, finds himself asking Jamie. Afterwards, Jamie asks him to participate with her in the metaphor-laden school Christmas play (Jamie plays the angel). Landon endures the taunting of his friends and forms an uneasy friendship with Jamie, which is carefully...
like any other day to anyone else, it was different for me. I prepared myself mentally today more than I have on any other day like it. Today was homecoming.
From the moment I arrived at school, I could see a different look in the eyes of my teammates. I could see a look in their face that I have never...
generations are analysed to select the best US market for Scotland. The third subsection presents VisitScotland’s campaign for the American visitors called Homecoming Scotland, the results of the 2009 campaign and expectations from the 2014 one.
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is leaving for Talbothays we can see clear difference in Tess's demeanour and attitude; the "hazy sunrise" takes place in a time when Tess is still uneasy and worried about being judged and the clear, crisp may morning is a time when Tess is much more confident in herself and looking towards a completely...
Two of his poems; ‘Homecoming’ and ‘Weapons Training’ are key and transparent examples of literary devices being utilised to represent specific marginalised groups. Both of these poems were set during the 1950’s, with Vietnam being written to represent soldiers pre-war and homecoming to represent soldiers...
(1994). Assessing genetic risks: Implications for health and social policy. Institute of Medicine. National Academy Press: Washington, DC.
Collins, F. (2000, October). PCRS hosts genetics workshop. Research News & Opportunities in Science and Theology, 1(2), 5.
Feetham, S. (1999). Families and...
Charles Jenkins was also a man who was a father in television; he had made a silhouette object move. He performed his first broadcast in June of 1925. He broadcasted from Virginia to Washington D.C. Obviously nowadays television broadcasting can go much further than that. Charles Jenkins also owned...
paralanguage in the style of the communication. For instance, in personal communication, Arabs more close when they talk, whereas Germans keep a distance (Jenkins and Johnson, 1977).
Sperber and Wilson (1986) cited in Kitayma and Ishii (2002) indicate that every language and culture emotionally has its...
2. Kovic, shot, became paralyzed.
3. Explosions would cause damage to soldier’s ears, everyone was pretty much affected in some way
F. Lifestyle Changes Such as Kovic’s and American View
1. Limited to a wheelchair/limited in mobility
i. America would face the shift in dismembered...