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A Valediction: Forbidding Mourning and The Sunne Rising - A Valediction: Forbidding Mourning and The Sunne Rising To say that Blake and Donne do not write uplifting poetry is a great injustice to their works. Although some of their poems discuss themes of depressing nature, on a wider scale both Blake and Donne write poetry which is not only uplifting but also inspiring and extremely worthwhile to read. The two main themes covered by these two writers are love and death. The poems which use love as the main theme inspire the reader and offer hope that true love exists and is not a fragment of their imagination....   [tags: Valediction Forbidding Mourning Essays] 601 words
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Love in Andrew Marvell in To His Coy Mistress and John Donne's The Sunne Rising - Love in Andrew Marvell in To His Coy Mistress and John Donne's The Sunne Rising These two poems, "To His Coy Mistress" and "The Sunne Rising" are similar poems, they are both metaphysical (metaphysical means more than physical) poems written around Shakespeare's time. The main theme of these poems is the same; it is romance and the love of a woman. Yet the two poets have very different opinions on these two things. Within both poems are arguments, in "To His Coy Mistress" it is with the woman and in "The Sunne Rising" it is with the sun....   [tags: Papers] 1596 words
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A Comparison of Andrew Marvell's To His Coy Mistress and John Donne's The Sunne Rising - A Comparison of Andrew Marvell's To His Coy Mistress and John Donne's The Sunne Rising Both poems "To His Coy Mistress" and "The Sunne Rising" were written by metaphysical poets, this is one of many similarities in the poems. However, there are also a number of differences between them. In both poems, there is an obvious link to the theme of "Carpe Diem" which simply means "seize the day". The poems relate to time and that of how it's running out. They seem to be in a rush. The content of the poem is Marvell writing a poem to his love partner....   [tags: metaphysical poets] 1926 words
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The Flea and The Sun Rising - The metaphysical era in poetry started in the 17th century when a number of poets extended the content of their poems to a more elaborate one which investigated the principles of nature and thought. John Donne was part of this literary movement and he explored the themes of love, death, and religion to such an extent, that he instilled his own beliefs and theories into his poems. His earlier works, such as The Flea and The Sunne Rising, exhibit his sexist views of women as he wrote more about the physical pleasures of being in a relationship with women....   [tags: Literary Analysis, John Donne] 1643 words
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Love Interpretation in The Sun Rising and The Canonization - What pops into your mind when you hear the word love. When people hear the word love many people think of romantic love. The word love has many other interpretations such as loving your neighbor, loving of one’s nation, and loving of God. People need to avoid thinking about something as important as love so superficially. Both John Donne’s “The Canonization” and “The Sun Rising” use metaphors to deal with whether the nature of love and whether it is really mysterious. While Donne’s “The Sun Rising” focuses on romantic love, his poem “The Canonization” delves into the many facets of love beyond the mere romantic such as being consumed by love, dying by it, and being reborn through love....   [tags: love, loving, poetry, canonization] 1056 words
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Metaphysical Poetry - the flea + sune rising - Metaphysical poets use startling juxtapositions in their poetry to create a greater significance in their arguments and intended meanings throughout the poem. John Donne is said to be the unsurpassed metaphysical poet, metaphysical poetry being poetry relating to a group of 17-century English poets whose verse is typified by an intellectually arduous style, admitting extended metaphors and comparing very disparate things. In 17th century England new discoveries were being made and social customs such as men being the dominant over women still applied....   [tags: essays research papers] 1706 words
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The Land of the Rising Sun: Japan - The Land of the Rising Sun, Japan, is an island located in the Pacific Ring of Fire. Surrounded by water, this archipelago is nearly 71% mountainous. The climate of Japan is fairly consistent creating a long growing season. Because of these specific geographic features, Japan’s culture has been impacted greatly. One of the largest sources of protein, for the Japanese, is fish. This source of protein is gained through the help of specific geographic features. As well as their diet, their source of relaxation and tranquility is made possible....   [tags: Land of the Rising Sun, Japan, geography, ] 664 words
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John Donne's The Sun Rising - John Donne's The Sun Rising Critics of John Donne's "The Sun Rising" often note that the poem's displacement of the outside world in favor of two lovers' inner world serves to support its overall theme: the centrality of human love amidst a permanent physical universe. In an essay entitled "John Donne," Achsah Guibbory supports this reading of the poem, stating, "The world of love contains everything of value; it is the only one worth exploring and possessing. Hence the microcosmic world of love becomes larger and more important than the macrocosm" (135)....   [tags: Donne Sun Rising Essays]
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John Donne's The Sun Rising - John Donne's "The Sun Rising" In his poem, "The Sun Rising," Donne immerses the reader into his transmuted reality with an apostrophe to the "busy old fool, unruly sun" that "through curtains" calls upon him, seizing him from the bliss which "no season knows." This bliss, a passionate love, stimulates him to reinvent reality within the confines of his own mind, a wishful thinking from which he does not readily depart, much like a sleepy child clings to the consequences of a dream. In his address to the sun, he bids "the saucy, pedantic wretch" "go chide late schoolboys, and sour prentices," resembling a petulant youth imploring for more time to slumber....   [tags: Sun Rising Essays] 451 words
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Michael Joseph O’Rahilly and the 1916 Easter Rising in Ireland - The role of Michael Joseph O’Rahilly (also known as “The O’Rahilly”) in the Easter Rising of 1916, is not much talked about, and this, in my opinion, makes it all the more fascinating. Many would feel, that he has, in a sense, been ‘written out of history’. O’Rahilly was a man who believed that the Irish people could not achieve independence of the British without confrontation in an armed struggle. It was for this reason that he joined played a large part in the foundation of the Irish Volunteers in 1913....   [tags: Michael Joseph O’Rahilly,1916, Easter Rising, Irel] 1719 words
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Conflict in the play A Rising in the Sun by Lorraine Hansberry - Conflict in the play A Rising in the Sun by Lorraine Hansberry In "A Rising in the Sun" (Lorraine Hansberry) we find three main conflicts within the play. These conflicts are interrelated and emerge mainly from one primer issue – Racism. In this essay, I will highlight these three conflicts and explain their connection. First, I will explain the conflict of family. Second, I will explain the conflict of money. Third, I will explain the conflict of racism and how the first two could be seen as a "by-product" of it....   [tags: A Rising in the Sun Plays Conflict Essays] 653 words
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Rising Up in Still I Rise by Maya Angelou - Rising Up in Still I Rise by Maya Angelou ?Still I Rise. by Maya Angelou is directed towards blacks on how to be proud of their ancestry, themselves, and their overall appearance. The poem is a special and motivating poem that African-Americans (and other races for that matter) should read and take to heart. According to African-Americans, Maya Angelou states that no matter what white Americans (slave owners) say or do to African-Americans (slaves) they can still rise up to make a better life for themselves and their race as a whole....   [tags: Papers Rising Up Maya Angelou] 634 words
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To His Coy Mistress by Marvell and The Sun Rising by Donne - To His Coy Mistress by Marvell and The Sun Rising by Donne In both of these poems, language is used to a very good effect. In "To His Coy Mistress" the language is used to try and win his lovers heart, so that they can make love before the time has passed where it is impossible to do so. In "The Sun Rising" the language is used to depreciate the Sun and to express the feelings the man has for his lover. Both poems seem to argue with something within the poem. In 'To His Coy Mistress' the man is arguing against time, saying there isn't enough, and therefore he and his lover should make love while they still can....   [tags: Coy Mistress Sun Rising Poetry Essays] 2044 words
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The Water is Rising - ... Meanwhile her physical form remains still, except for instinctive goosebumps and hair slowly rising from a beady glinting dark gaze. Riley suddenly feels a brief cold chill as if something cold on the outside but warm on the inside went passes through her. Riley frowns at first but shrugs it off as nothing since the tint began to fade. Riley's brows furrowed at the scene before her. The elevator brought her above the roof of some building with a female figure below. Riley couldn't see who the figure was because her back was turned to her....   [tags: personal narrative] 952 words
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The Rising China and the United States - The article “U.S., China and Thucydides” (Robert B. Zoellick, 2013) addressed the security dilemma between the rising China and the U.S. through the historical story, “the Thucydides trap”. In addition, the chapter 15 in the book US FOREIGN POLICY, by Michael Cox and Doug Stokes, indicated the situation of changing East Asia, rising China, and the role of the U.S. in this region in different periods. Therefore, the materials have revealed an important question about Sino-US relation, which is should the United States cooperate or compete with the rising China....   [tags: new superpowers, US foreign policy]
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Japan's Reaction to a Rising China - A highly controversial topic in International Relations has been: why are Sino-Japanese relations so controversial and how does this affect Japan’s reaction to a rising China. Relations have been highly controversial because of the security, the economics and the history issues. These issues shape Japan’s foreign policy and there are many arguments regarding how Japan is reacting. For example, some argue that Japan fears China’s growing strength and increasingly assertive foreign policy and as a result Japan has responded by strengthening alliances with the United States and other maritime powers....   [tags: international relations, hegemonic power]
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The Dark is Rising by Susan Copper - ... This was very close to being accomplished, but it wasn't thanks to Merriam, Wills’ “guardian” as an Old One. The Rider even tried to scare Will and his community to stop him, with the weather using lighting, snow, rain, and any cold, spine chilling weather. Luckily, the light was there facing any threat to come into the world. While the dark was throwing stratagems, the light was preparing as best as they can with Will, the Old One. Will had so many things to learn and control in time before the dark rules over....   [tags: battle between good and evil] 525 words
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The Price of Gas - It’s Rising - The American economy has suffered many financial blows in the recent years, but none have such a drastic and heavy effect on the average American than the rising gas prices. A solution to the Gas Crisis, a new and formidable crisis involving the high cost for gasoline powered transportation, must have widespread results across American commuters to either increase the efficiency of drivers, drastically lower gas prices, or provide alternate modes of transportation, consequently allowing for American commuters to be able to efficiently transport themselves at a moderate price....   [tags: Economics ]
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The Effects of Rising Sea Levels - ... The scientific community is only beginning to understand the many ways, such as this one, that climate change will manifest itself. With demand high for more research, the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) was established by the World Meteorological Organisation (WMO) and the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) in 1988. The goal of the IPCC was to investigate the causes and effects of climate change, to determine and understand human impact, and to unify global efforts addressing climate related issues....   [tags: climate, glaciers, warming] 952 words
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The Rising Cost of Fossil Fuels - Currently, Americans are becoming more aware of the changes to the environment that have been taken place over the past 200 years. Storms are becoming stronger, seasons are being coming harder to compare in the similarities of the past and the many aspects of different eco-structures are starting to die off with direct relations from use of burning fossil fuels. Americans are also looking for new ways to save move. Over the past 30 years, rising cost of fuel as forced many people to reconsider current and future financial plans....   [tags: oil, energy consumption, solar energy]
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The Sun Rising by John Donne - “The Sun Rising” by John Donne is an aubade all about two lovers getting woken up by the sun when all they want to do is lay in bed all day. The entire poem is the speaker, presumably Donne himself, is talking to the sun and telling him to go away. This poem is broken into three stanzas with a rhyme scheme of ABBACDCDEE. Each of those stanzas represents what Donne is telling the sun to do, which is, to go away, I am stronger than you, and that he and his lover are the center of the world. Donne uses diction throughout all three stanzas to make his three points and to give the overall point of the poem, that love is not affected by time....   [tags: story and character analysis] 661 words
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The Rising Cost of Higher Education - One year at the prestigious Yale University will cost an average of $38,300 (collegeboard.com). Many students who deserve to go to this school may miss out because of the cost and lack of financial aid. The rising cost of college may put higher education out of reach for the average American. This paper will look into the reasons behind the steady rise in prices, the legitimacy of a college education, and why recent graduates are struggling to find jobs in this tough economy. A college education is now as necessary for success as a high school education was in the 1970’s according to the job industry....   [tags: Higher Education ]
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The Easter Rising of 1916 - Irish citizens took upon themselves the responsibility of overthrowing the British Government in Ireland during the “Easter Rising of 1916”, which was the result of centuries of rights violations against the Irish by the British. Oppression of the Irish began in A.D. 1367 with the Statute of Kilkenny, which restricted the traditions of the Irish and placed them under the authority of the English in Ireland. (Hardiman) Oppression of the Irish was expanded in the late 1600s and early 1700s with a series of penal laws....   [tags: violations against the Irish by the British]
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The Rising Concerns of Underage Drinking - Alcohol is a drink that possesses a seducing effect to tempt many citizens. Adults worldwide consume countless cans of beers, wine, vodkas, and other alcohol beverages. However, its luring quality has been secretly shared to minors, resulting to a problem called Underage Drinking. This situation has existed for quite some time. In the past, underage drinking was considered a miniscule crime, and wasn’t strictly restrained or monitored. As we continued to remain oblivious, numbers of adolescent drinkers have gradually increased as they used the tolerant rules to their advantage....   [tags: alcohol, health, wellness] 1925 words
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Vertical Farming: The Demand is Rising - ... This design seems too good to be true, but it isn’t easily attainable, and it requires a lot of teamwork among designers and employees. It is tempting to say that vertical farming can’t be effective because the notion of putting agriculture and architecture into one invention is pretty out-of-this-world. However, this trait is just what Friedman believes will create the best jobs. In his chapter “The Untouchables,” Friedman explains several characteristics that people have that will ensure them that their job won’t be taken away, as long as they practice these traits in their work....   [tags: extensive projection, research project]
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The Rising Problem of Animal Cruelty - Animal cruelty is a rising problem in many states and many people don’t realize it. What we can do to help lower the increasing rate of animal abuse is to make punishments stronger and stricter. These punishments should not just be a slap on the wrist and someone saying “that’s not right”, that just shows them you don’t care. Together we may be able to make a big difference and stop animal cruelty. Together we can make the punishments stronger. Most people who have accused of animal cruelty only get charged with a minor misdemeanor....   [tags: misdemeanor, punishment, abuse]
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The Sea Levels Are Rising - SEA LEVEL RISE 1. Definition: 1.1 Sea level: - Is the level of the ocean's surface, especially the level halfway between mean high and low tide - Be used as a standard in reckoning land elevation or sea depths. 1.2 Sea level rises: - Happens when the mean high tide level increases year after year 2. Reasons: Sea levels are rising today not only because of thermal expansion but also melting of glaciers and polar ice caps. 2.1Thermal expansion As seawater becomes warmer it expands. Heat in the upper layer of the ocean is released quickly into the atmosphere....   [tags: environmental issues] 1108 words
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Rising College Tuition in America - ... Locally, North Dakota State University, or NDSU, saw a tuition increase of 8.8% from the year 2010 to 2011 according to MinotDailyNews.com. NDSU saw another rise of tuition in 2011 to 2012; costs raised another $500 per semester. In other words, it now costs another $4,000 for a four-year degree. So what has caused the crazy upward spiral in tuition rates. Student loans are at an all-time high due to the public four-year institution rates tripling over the last thirty years say Censky. The average student graduates with over $26,000 in debt according to Daily Journal....   [tags: cost, economy, crisis, tuition]
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Response to Rising Sea Levels - The energy infrastructure located along the coast consists of primarily oil and gas production refinement and distribution. While these aspects of the American energy infrastructure are very important, they do not require an immediate response to address the risk from rising sea levels, or increases in flooding and storms. Global climate change is a slow moving process that must be addressed rather than pushing forward with increasing protections for the energy infrastructure that is in place along the coastline....   [tags: oil, gas, refinement, climate, disturbution] 787 words
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Obesity: A Rising Health Issue - Here in the United States, the government has a great deal of influence and say in the way in which people live their daily lives. Everything from the things said on a cell phone to sites searched on the Internet to the laws by which everyone must abide, to say that the government has a fairly decent hold on Americans’ civil liberties would be an understatement. Yes, there is a certain level of freedom here that is not found elsewhere in the world, but there is still quite a bit of government intrusion....   [tags: healthcare cost, soda drinks]
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Effects of Rising Gas Prices - Gas has many effects in our society, and some of these effects have a negative impact in our life. Our daily lives depend on gas, when we go to work, school and going out. We use gas for electricity, cars and many other things. The effects of gas are direct and very affecting in our lives because of the many forms it can be used in. There are many negative effects of rising gas cutting back in vacation time, prices of everything is going up “inflation”, car companies making more efficient cars. First, many Americans are cutting vacation time because of higher gas prices....   [tags: Gas Prices, Gas, economy, inflation, USA, ] 414 words
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The Rising Debate About Abortion - “ The most beautiful necklace a mother can wear is not gold or gems, but her child’s arms around her neck.” (InspirationalQuotes). Children are a special gift from God, sent with a purpose in this world. With Abortion legal in the United States today, brings what some would say is a “right” for the mother to terminate the pregnancy. Is it really a “ right” to terminate a pregnancy. Terminating the pregnancy means to get rid of the baby through either a pill, or in some cases through a surgical removal of the fetus....   [tags: children, pregnancy, murder, pro-life, selfishness]
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The rising power of women - The queens in the Ptolemaic period of Egypt, demonstrate a level of power and influence in royal women that has not been seen before the Hellenistic Age (323 BCE – 30 BCE). The power of Ptolemaic queens reached level of reverence on par with the pharaoh of Egypt, and the queens not only maintained the direction of the Hellenistic Period, but set the fashion for upper-class Alexandrian women (Pomeroy, 1984, 40). The cult worship of these queens begins with Arsinoe II, and is continued with later queens that adopt the trappings of pharaonic power until the death of Cleopatra VII (30 BCE); these ruler-cults are direct results of the influence of women in this age, and the dynasties need to use...   [tags: Ptolemaic, dynasty, queens, egypt]
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The Dark is Rising Series - ... Oh I've got a funny feeling in my tail". The quote shows Bigwig's arrogance and pride. He does not believe the impossible can happen. The impossible is Fiver's vision of Sandleford warren burning down. In the Odyssey, Odysseus traveled to the Underworld to meet a seer and learn his fate. He believes he is all powerful and the gods should give him a powerful, strong fate. He is someone who believes he deserves to reach home in a peaceful life. His arrogance makes him believes he should live a long life and be safe....   [tags: gilgamesh and the odyssey] 1387 words
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Miracle Rising: South Africa - ... Mandela, also known as “Madiba”, was imprisoned for 27 years and “Nelson Mandela, a man coming out of jail and saying you know what lots of us are still angry but that doesn’t preclude us from forgiving. It’s a lesson that the world really needs to remember.”rose to become South Africa’s first black President. Mandela was arrested on August 5th, 1962 on the charges of inciting workers to strike and leaving the country without valid travel documents. From that trial, in which Mandela represented himself, he was sentenced to 5 years of hard labor....   [tags: film analysis] 570 words
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Rising Tensions - During the Second World War, the United States allied itself with the Soviet Union, Britain and France to defeat the Axis forces made up by the fascist countries of Germany, Italy, and Japan. The United States and the Soviet Union, however, only allied because it benefited them both to defeat the fascist nations, not because they trusted each other; they had conflicting ideas that did not allow them to agree on an action. At first, the result of World War II seemed to favor the Axis powers, but the outcome was a victory for the Allied powers because of their two-front war strategy on Germany and the bombing of Japan’s Hiroshima and Nagasaki....   [tags: World War 2, Foreign Conflicts, Dictators] 913 words
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Rising Tuition Prices - Introduction Today, more jobs require more than a high school diploma. In order to get a good paying job, a college degree is required. More people are attending college in order to get better paying jobs, but is going to college worth a good job with rising tuitions across the nation. According to College Board, from 2002-2003 to 2012-2013, the average tuition and fees for a private institution rose about an average of 2.4% every year. As tuition prices increases every year, it affects millions of college students....   [tags: tuition, college, education] 1394 words
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Rising College Tuition - According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, college tuition and relevant fees have increased by 893 percent (“College costs and the CPI”). 893 percent is a very daunting percentage considering that it has surpassed the rise in the costs of Medicare, food, and housing. As America is trying to pull out of a recession, many students are looking for higher education so they can attain a gratified job. However, their vision is being stained by the dreadful rise in college costs. College tuition is rising beyond inflation....   [tags: cost of higher education]
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Rising Global Debt - ... Looking at this data, it is evident that global debt is steadily increasing, and the problems are bound to arise if trends are not reversed. Having discussed that global debt exists and is steadily increasing, it is time to move on to the problems that will potentially arise if global debt around the world is not reversed and stabilized. In economics, debt should be considered a double-edged sword. Prudent and moderate usage can clearly improve economic welfare within in a country. However when debt is used recklessly and in gross excess, result could constitute in economic disaster....   [tags: fiscal crises in key economies]
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Childhood Obesity is a Rising Problem in The US - ... During the procedure children were given snacks and were told to inform them of how hungry they were. They also measured the amount of food that they ate after the children had reported that they were not hungry (Nauert). Lori Francis, Ph.D., associate professor of bio behavioral health at Penn State, relays that “…. kids, ages 8 to 11, who exhibited greater cortisol release over the course of the procedure had significantly higher body-mass indices [BMI] and consumed significantly more calories in the absence of hunger than kids whose cortisol levels rose only slightly in response to the stressor” (Nauert)....   [tags: stress, leading causes] 614 words
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Causes of Rising Global Oil Prices - Among the factors that often blamed the current price increases embrace the renewed geopolitical concerns in the Middle East, declining excess capacity in oil production, the production cuts agreed by the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries, the devaluation of U.S. dollar against other most important currencies, increased demand from rising countries and the noteworthy expansion in provisional dealings on oil futures market. Traders and speculators can earn from these changes in values through purchasing or selling Crude Oil CFD's (Kanter, 2008)....   [tags: Economics ]
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The Rising Tide of Individuality: Facial Piercings - ... Method Participants A total of 74 students participated in our study. All of the students attended Lasell College, their ages range from 18-25, male and female. The study took no longer than 10 minutes. Materials Six pictures of individuals were selected from Google images. Two of the images were a male and a female with no facial piercings. The other four images were both men and women with either a nose ring or a lip ring. A generic resume was generated by Indeed.com. The social worker job description was found indeed.com....   [tags: body modifications]
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Drug Abuse: A Rising Concern in America - ... Over time the organs give out resulting in death. About seventy percent of individuals receiving treatment are able to restore their health and reduce drinking days. Cocaine is a stimulant drug that produces euphoria. Cocaine raises the heart rate and blood pressure creating a dangerous toll on the body. Cocaine can be snorted or injected into the bloodstream. When snorted the euphoria can last from fifteen to thirty minutes. Since the effects are short individuals will use this drug repeatedly so the effects’ last....   [tags: use of illegal substances] 1367 words
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Causes of Rising Global Oil Prices - Causes of rising global oil prices The oil price volatility is a dominant factor in the global economy world. According to analysts, the war between the U.S. and Iraq had one of the reasons security of the oil business, linked to the influence of this source of energy in all production activities. Crude oil has always been an important element in diversifying portfolio. This benefit has increased further historical diversification in 2009 / 2010. With the U.S. Federal Reserve pumping more money into the system, the price of oil is likely to head higher which can provide improved performance by investors, in addition to reducing the volatility of the portfolio in 2011....   [tags: Government]
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Rising Temperatures Threatens Life on Earth - Global warming refers to a steady rise in the earth temperature. Life on earth thrives on a temperature of between 30-45 degrees. A rise in the temperature therefore threatens the life on the planet and destabilizes several features that sustain the same. Since 1971, the temperature has risen steadily owing to fraudulent utilization of resources on earth leading to the emission of poisonous gases. The ecology has a mechanism of sustaining the life within it; the earth has an atmosphere that maintains the temperature among other fundamental features of the planet that sustains life (Schlossberg, 55)....   [tags: global warming, emission, environment] 1786 words
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