Trudeau: The Politics of My Way
Unlike the United States, with its generalissimo politics-Washington,
Jackson, Grant, Eisehower- the martial arts have been conspicuously absent from
Canadian politics. But there in one exception: in 1968 Pierre Elliot Trudeau
became the first Canadian leader
A Long Way From Univac
Adv. Eng. 9
Can you imagine a world without computers? You most probably interact
with some form of a computer every day of your life. Computers are the most
important advancement our society has ever seen. They have an interesting
history, many interesting in
Japan On Its Way To Be The World's Largest Economy
Japan has performed a miracle. The country's economic performance
following its crushing defeat in World War II is nothing short of astounding.
The economic expansion of Japan is second to none. All of the elements are in
place for Japan to c
Nursing: Think in Practical way
Nursing is an exciting and challenging field to study. Nursing uses a
scientific process to plan care for people in acute illnesses and teach them how
to stay healthy or cope with their illness. Nurses basically the helper of the
doctors. They assist the doctor
Greenhousing the Wrong Way
By Andy & Luke
Exactly what is the "Greenhouse Effect?"
The "Greenhouse Effect" is the common name given to global warming. The
effect is named so due to its similarities to the function of a greenhouse.
Heat from the sun is allowed into our atmosphere, and then bounc
Whoso would be a man would be a nonconformist. -Emerson If there is one part of Emerson's philosophy that I subscribe to the most, it is this idea. Few people actually follow their own ideas and decide for themselves what is good and bad, right and wrong, lawful and tyrannical. Most people are
The More Diverse Campus is the Better Things are for Everyone Affirmative Action in the University of Oregon Affirmative Action was created to give minorities a better chance of obtaining employment. That is the tradition definition of Affirmative Action, but the University of Oregon admissions
In Ray Bradbury's Something Wicked This Way Comes, Jim and Will are
portrayed as characters with few similarities: being extremely close in age, and living
next door to each other being the two main parallels. Will is born only minutes before
his counterpart, but he is born in the c
Destiny is not a matter of chance, it is a matter of choice, it is not a thing to be waited for, it is a thing to be achieved.? - William Jennings Bryan To understand who Landon Weinbach really is it is imperative that I use this quote to open the doors into my life. The year was 1992 and I was
Assisted Suicide: An Easier Way Out
Doctor Kevorkian and other so-called "death doctors" should be permitted
to assist in the premature deaths of the terminally ill. Although many states
outlaw assisted suicides, nevertheless, they should by made legal for terminally
ill patients. These patient
A Mythical Analysis of A Yaqui Way of Knowledge
In the summer of 1960, Carlos Casteneda, a UCLA anthropology student traveled to
the southwest to do research on medicinal plants. While at a bus station, he
met an extraordinary man. His name was don Juan Mateus, but I will refer to him
Are Educated People Happy?
Education is now essential to one's future career. People all over the world are seeking more and more knowledge every day. In consequence, parents do their outmost to give their children a proper education, no matter how difficult their circumstances may be.
The Way It Really Was!
In the 1950's there were many problems. The Korean war and the civil
rights struggle. Back then the music was all rhythm and blues (r &b). It was
record mostly by black artists and for black audience but the white teenagers
The music scene in the earl
Backpacking: A Different Way of Camping
What is camping? To most people, it is perceived as a time to pack up the car,
drive to local camp grounds, and spend the weekend in the great outdoors. It is
a time to frolic with family and friends around a campfire, singing songs,
playing games, and ro
Aquinas Fifth Way of proving the existence of God
Question: Briefly summarize Aquinas' Fifth Way of proving the existence of God. What counter-argument does Hume cite in answer to this argument from Design? What is John Hick's answer to Hume's argument from Evil? Is he right?
In Ray Bradbury's Something Wicked This Way Comes, it is suggested among several other themes in the novel that "Perfect Love casts out all fear." This quote taken from the Gospel of John illustrates the point that where there is unconditional love, and one loves and is loved in return, there is no
An emotionally shocking segment of the film, Schindler's List, involves the interspersion of 3 different scenes - the marriage of a Jewish couple (Rebecca Tannenbaum and Josef Bau), Schindler's birthday celebrations, and the brutal and unprovoked beating of Helen Hersch.
"Where do you want to go today?". We all know this slogan of the most advanced software company in the world, Microsoft. The question we will soon have to answer is were we can't go today. William Wordsworth, a quaint man from the late 18th century and early 19th century, understood the need for cha
Why are one third of our country's universities using the SAT or Scholastic Assessment Test to determine student placement in their classes' freshman year? The new addition to the SAT that consists of a timed twenty-five minute essay is an inadequate way to determine the initial placement of fresh
The Royal Hunt of the Sun is a story mainly based on the conquest of Peru by Spain. Along the way it explores many different sub-themes and ideas. Questions are raised about faith, friendship, leadership, greed and two distinctively different ways of life. The two main characters exhibit conflic
Obsession: Good or Bad?
Obsession can be either good or bad. It can cause people to behave a certain way that others may see as crazy and it can cause people to be so determined to achieve their goals that others will be so proud. In examining the stories, "The yellow Wall Paper", "The C
The 90's has been a decade full of controversial and world changing events. The first one I could think of would have to be the Persian Gulf War with Iraq. I think that war brought together the United States, stopped our fighting with each other, and helped us focus on one common enemy, Saddam Husse
When I was six years old and still living in Mexico and speaking my native tongue, not knowing what was about to happen to me. My parents decided to bring my Family to the United States of America. Once here I noticed people here Spoke a different language. By the following year My parents had enrol
Throughout Something Wicked This Way Comes, by Ray Bradbury, there is a constant battle between good and evil, and many problems dealing with greed. In most stories good prevails, but things happen differently this time. The characters, as in real life, have problems with greed and evil thoughts,
Crippled by social hypocrisy, widespread infidelity and natal bankruptcy, I was initially mystified about life and its integral value and sole purpose.
But as I wade through life, I successively discover monumental despair and infinitesimal instantaneous relief, which have scarred me with a
Elian Gonzales, the way Socrates sees the problem
Should an individual abide by the laws of his country no mater what or should he fight back. This is the question Socrates is trying to answer to Crito in this dialog by Plato. The dialog is also closely related with Elian Gonzalez situation b
The cruel, cold and brutal world itself is hard to bear for human, nature threatens us with all the natural disasters: Earthquake, volcano, flood and storm. These forces nature rise up against human cruelly. Humans see their own weakness and helplessness. So human create civilization in order
Ray Bradbury's Something Wicked This Way Comes
David Glasgo Modules 15-16 Dec 20, 1996
Someone knows your secret dream, that one great wish that you would pay
anything for. That person suddenly makes your dream come true - before you
learn the price you have to pay. Ray Bradbury's, Something W
Fuch's "The American Way of Families": Is the Dream Really as Sweet as Apple Pie?
There were a few aspects of Lawrence H. Fuchs's essay The American Way
of Families that I found extraordinarily interesting. He discusses influences
of the modern American family that I found quite bizarre. Fuch a
Momaday's The Way to Rainy Mountain: Summary
N. Scott Momaday divides his book The Way to Rainy Mountain in an
interesting manner. The book is divided into three chapters, each of which
contains a dozen or so numbered sections, each of which is divided into three
parts. The first part of each num