Search Results

Free Essays
Good Essays
Better Essays
Stronger Essays
Powerful Essays
Term Papers
Research Papers

Your search returned over 400 essays for "dangers"
1  2  3  4  5    Next >>

These results are sorted by most relevant first (ranked search). You may also sort these by color rating or essay length.

Title Length Color Rating  
The Dangers of Facebook, Twitter, and Instgram - Cyber socializing is very popular among society today. It is one of the most popular ways of communicating with, says long distance relatives, but is cyber socializing really safe. These sites are used by all ages and around the world, and not always used for the right reasons. Some of the most popular websites are Facebook, twitter, and instgram. People put their lives on these sites. From pictures to every emotion or feeling they have. Not being aware of the danger the may put themselves in. There have been many cases of bullying among cyber socializing sites....   [tags: Dangers of Social Networking]
:: 6 Works Cited
1182 words
(3.4 pages)
Strong Essays [preview]
The Dangers of the Internet - It’s fantastic being able to instantly connect to the internet from anywhere. You don’t even need an old-timey computer anymore; most mobile devices can surf the web. At a glance, this seems great. Instant internet available on small devices anywhere you go. Turns out, that instant accessibility isn’t so great, it’s transforming our minds and society for the worse. One day, I stumbled across a troubling picture on the internet. At a surface level, the picture is relatively harmless. It shows a happy family of five enjoying some drinks at Starbucks while using various computer products....   [tags: Downside of Internet, 2015]
:: 8 Works Cited
3225 words
(9.2 pages)
Term Papers [preview]
The Dangers of Tanning - Spring is finally here, and Spring Break and the Senior Prom are around corner. The teenagers and the college kids are planning a drive to the tanning salons or a day at the beach. The media has instilled in women that tan skin is a sign of youth and sex appeal. Some people go to the tanning salons and others spend hours outside in the sun to achieve the sun goddess look. Many don’t realize the dangers that come with the sun or a box with light bulbs that has more UVA radiation than the sun does....   [tags: Health ]
:: 11 Works Cited
1205 words
(3.4 pages)
Strong Essays [preview]
The Dangers of CyberCrime - To what extent should the government be protecting the public from the dangers of the Internet. The Internet has revolutionized the way people live their lives around the globe. Aside from making much of the world’s information available to the average person, it has become a large force in the world economy. The number of global Internet users is growing by large amounts every day and criminals have taken notice. Because of this growth, computer-based crimes are increasing at a substantial rate and are targeting individual consumers....   [tags: Internet Crime, Cyber Crime Essays]
:: 9 Works Cited
1908 words
(5.5 pages)
Term Papers [preview]
The Dangers of Smoking - The Dangers of Smoking Smoking has a very negative impact on the health of people and causes serious long-term and short-term health problems for both the smoker and non-smoker. The act of smoking began since centuries ago. Today, many people still smoke knowing the fact that it can lead to seious heatlh problems and also possibly death. Smoking has been around since the beginning of time. It is uncertain on how the practice of smoking first came about, but it is certain that the ancient Maya and Aztec Indians of Central America did smoke tobacco....   [tags: tobacco, chewing, pipe] 1323 words
(3.8 pages)
Strong Essays [preview]
The Dangers of Panhandling - It’s discouraging to witness a fellow human being sitting on the corner with a sign claiming to be homeless, starving, and desperate. When you witness a generous citizen hand the needy a couple dollars, hoping they fulfilled their wish of eating for the day, you experience a feeling of caring and joy. However, I have witnessed this several times, that same desperate woman on the corner in raggedy clothing and clumped hair. I felt contemplative about doing a so-called good deed until I witnessed her one night board a fairly new Jeep Liberty in a nearby parking lot....   [tags: Ethics] 743 words
(2.1 pages)
Better Essays [preview]
The Dangers of Fear - The Dangers of Fear Irish Playwright, George Bernard Shaw, once said, “The worst sin toward our fellow creatures is not to hate them, but to be indifferent to them; that's the essence of inhumanity.” Inhumanity is mankind’s worse attribute. Every so often, ordinary humans are driven to the point were they have no choice but to think of themselves. One of the most famous example used today is the Holocaust. Elie Wiesel’s memoir Night demonstrates how fear is a debilitating force that causes people to lose sight of who they once were....   [tags: Elie Wiesel, Night, Memoir, Holocaust] 948 words
(2.7 pages)
Good Essays [preview]
The Dangers of Consumerism - In an article presented by Sud Jhally, “Advertising at the Edge of the Apocalypse,” he mentions that consumerism is dominating our culture and also the hazardous acts of it (2000). To analyze these dangers in our culture, I have presented an evaluation that illustrates my consumption behaviour in regards to fashion. Through this interpretation, it is hypothesized that the consumption of fashion is highly dangerous. This is seen through the influence it has on emotions, class, alienation and the difficulty in attaining an identity....   [tags: ] 1676 words
(4.8 pages)
Powerful Essays [preview]
The Dangers of Pesticides - Recent scientific evidence of pesticide-related brain disorders are reinforcing the dangers of pesticides, and providing researchers more insight into what treatment may be paramount for people who develop the disease from exposure to these chemicals. One of the most common brain disorders is Parkinson’s disease, which affects more than a million Americans. Recent investigations suggest that exposure to pesticides may increase the risk of this disease, especially those individuals with specific gene variants....   [tags: chemicals, disease, food supply]
:: 2 Works Cited
567 words
(1.6 pages)
Good Essays [preview]
Dangers of Caffeine - It is what wakes us up each day or keeps us focused. It is what drives us to go the extra mile. Caffeine is a product that is being used in all sorts of drinks ranging from colas to our early morning cup of tea. Most people whose life is always on an ever moving work pace feel it is a needed necessity to keep them going, People ranging from bcig business people to mare student. The main reason for this review is to see just how much caffeine affects the life of an average student both negative and positively and also provide a broader understanding of how it really works when we consume is as well as what it gets up to....   [tags: Health]
:: 7 Works Cited
1217 words
(3.5 pages)
Strong Essays [preview]
Dangers of Synthetics - These synthetic drugs are known by many different names including spice, herbal incense, synthetic cannabis, herbal smoke, and potpourri. And within each of these marketing categories there are numerous brand names like Spice, Scentsi Star, Zombie Matter, etc. They are typically sold online or in head shops--novelty stores that sell cannabis paraphernalia. The substance generally comes in foil packages with colorful designs and labels and is relatively inexpensive costing $15-25 for 1-3 gram packages....   [tags: Synthetic Drugs, Spice, Herbal Incense, Cannabis]
:: 5 Works Cited
1348 words
(3.9 pages)
Strong Essays [preview]
What Are the Dangers of Paranormal Research? - What are the dangers of paranormal research. John, being bored, turned to his good friend Charlie and asked if he might be interested in a little ghost hunt. They both agreed to travel to the nearby cemetery later that night. John had been watching a ghost hunting television series for weeks and became interested in re-searching the paranormal. John had watched ghost hunting expeditions so many times on tele-vision he thought he knew enough to go out and do it himself. So later that night John and Charlie had gone into the cemetery with their voice recorders, digital cameras, video cameras equipped with night vision, and a Ouija board....   [tags: Paranormal Research]
:: 3 Works Cited
886 words
(2.5 pages)
Better Essays [preview]
The Dangers of Pesticides in Contemporary Food - When considering the issues surrounding foods commonly consumed today, one may conjure up images of food borne illness or starving children in a far-off Third World country. Although circumstances such as these are unfortunate, they fail to recognize the dangers developed societies face when deciding what to eat. Those living in developed nations often question where their food came from and what exactly it consists of, but rarely inquire further. These considerations are often made subconsciously, but they do begin to assess the origins of what we place inside our stomachs and the possible dangers of doing so....   [tags: Environment, health]
:: 9 Works Cited
3542 words
(10.1 pages)
Term Papers [preview]
The Dangers of Owing Exotic Animals - October 18th, 2011, Fifty-six exotic animals were set loose in Ohio by their private owner. In the hours that followed, according to USA news, forty-nine beautiful exotic animals were slaughtered as they ran to terrorize surrounding neighborhoods, as they attacked nearby horses, as they lunged at on-scene sheriffs, and as they ran across the highway towards freedom. Of the animals killed at the Zanesville Massacre were eighteen endangered Bengal tigers, seventeen lions, six black bears, two grizzlies, three mountain lions, two wolves, and a baboon....   [tags: diseases, safety risks] 1128 words
(3.2 pages)
Strong Essays [preview]
Dangers of Overexposure to the Sun - Throughout history, the "ideal" image of people has changed significantly. From the white wigs of the 18th century to the blond dye of now, people have been expected to look differently over time, with different styles and fads. People have always enjoyed going to the beach and pool, spending time outside and relaxing. In recent years, however, the purpose of being outside has gone beyond just relaxing, and on to changing your image. Society has found an addiction with tanning. Everyone loves coming back from the beach with a nice, dark tan, however, they don't know the dangers entailed....   [tags: Personal Experience, Autobiography] 943 words
(2.7 pages)
Better Essays [preview]
The Dangers of Genetically Modified Foods - “We don’t want no GMOs. We don’t want no GMO’s!” This cry resounds at rallies around the nation where community advocates protest the use of genetically modified foods in the products they consume. Genetically modified foods are not a new commodity, but people have just recently become aware of the dangers of these frankenfoods. Once hailed as scientific miracle foods, these GMO’s quickly infiltrated the public diet. Also, research has revealed the threat of these foods. Though genetically modified foods (GM), offer convenience and low prices, they are dangerous to public health....   [tags: GMOs, Genetically Modified Crops]
:: 1 Works Cited
1116 words
(3.2 pages)
Better Essays [preview]
The Dangers of Playing American Football - Struggling to maintain consciousness as well as retain my vision after embracing a brutal hit enforced from an opposing player really makes me question the seriousness of football related trauma. How many injuries does it take until it really matters. For me, after having experience with concussions, I came to the realization that the positive externalities of football do not make up for the numerous negative externalities. Football, as well as any other contact sport, can be very dangerous and potentially threatening to a persons overall health and future....   [tags: Sports, Concussion, Hurt] 709 words
(2 pages)
Good Essays [preview]
The Hidden Dangers of a National Pastime - The Hidden Dangers of a National Pastime On a typical Friday night in any town across the country you can hear the band playing the school fight song, cheerleaders cheering at the top of their lungs, parents proudly hoisting homemade posters in support of the team, and the student body feverishly rooting for their friends. There are few things that can bring a community closer than a Friday night high school football game. As the players come sprinting onto the field one has to wonder if anyone has considered the fact that head injuries, specifically concussions, have become such a danger in this game that is loved so much across America....   [tags: high school american football games] 2368 words
(6.8 pages)
Powerful Essays [preview]
The Dangers of Imagination for the Evolution of Society - Einstein once said, “Imagination is more important than knowledge. For knowledge is limited, whereas imagination embraces the entire world, stimulating progress, giving birth to evolution.” Like many authors and inventors, Einstein relied on imagination to create new ideas and topics. For a government, putting imagination before knowledge can be fatal to the evolution of society. In order to maintain a disciplined and homogenous population, imagination must be banished. Not only do we address imagination itself, but we also need to address the roots....   [tags: knowledge, power, development]
:: 3 Works Cited
527 words
(1.5 pages)
Good Essays [preview]
Dangers of Unlimited Access to the Internet - Dangers of Unlimited Access “Social media websites can enrich children’s lives, but they can also be hazardous to their mental and physical health” (Hellmich). (Social media sites) “can enhance kids’ creativity and help them develop technical skills. They can also can lead to cyberbullying, depression, and exposure to inappropriate content” (Hellmich). Even if the internet can help the children of our society, parents, teachers, and principals need to look at all of the risks and decide whether kids should have unlimited access to everything that is on the internet....   [tags: children and teenagers on the web]
:: 3 Works Cited
923 words
(2.6 pages)
Better Essays [preview]
Dangers of Obession in the Play Gialanella - In 1981, Victor Gialanella adapted Mary Shelley’s novel Frankenstein to create a Victorian two act stage play meant to entertain the audience and spark the imagination. In his own words Gialanella claimed that Frankenstein was meant to be a fairytale, a story to be told well, not a ‘theme’; a story that, if told well, would make its themes heard in the telling. Certainly the Rome Little Theater’s Halloween production of Gialanella’s adaptation is a story told well with a message that is heard despite our preconceived notions of the tale....   [tags: theme, life, creator, friend, companion, love] 919 words
(2.6 pages)
Strong Essays [preview]
The Use and Dangers of Social Media - There are about one and a half billion users of social media worldwide. It can be used to meet new people, find old friends, chat the day away, join interest groups, or even to share pictures. Social networks were mostly created so people could meet and find new friends. What most users of social media don't know, are the dangers of using social media. One example is when you meet a person online, because they are not always who they say they are. If someone is not who you may think they are, who could they be....   [tags: victims, facebook, personal information] 1519 words
(4.3 pages)
Powerful Essays [preview]
The Dangers Encountered by the Orcinus Orca - ... Furthermore, they consume a lot of mammals that have a lot of fat. They eat fish, seals, sea lions, walruses, baleen whales, and sea otters, to name a few of the animals. Many of these animals have a lot of blubber. Because of this, the animals they consume are also infected with the PCB contamination. As a result, orcas levels of PCB tend to be extremely high. In fact their level of PCB tends to be even higher than that of the water they swim around in. This high level of PCB does not get excreted by the orca; it stays in their body and affects their health....   [tags: endangered species of the oceans] 2097 words
(6 pages)
Research Papers [preview]
The Dangers of Totalitarianism: George Orwell - Hiding in the shadows yet standing in full view, the signs of totalitarianism and the dangers that accompany it in 1984 are everywhere. Orwell is able to paint a frighteningly realistic picture of the all-consuming monster that is a totalitarian state. It tries to hide its negative traits by covering them up with promising lies that bring a good public image to the state. When a totalitarian style of government is employed, it gains control over every aspect of life for any unlucky citizen or bystander who happens to come under its reigns....   [tags: the state, thoughtcrime]
:: 1 Works Cited
1572 words
(4.5 pages)
Powerful Essays [preview]
The Dangers of Tanning Beds - “One person dies of melanoma every hour (every 62 minutes)” (Polsky). People should not lie in the tanning bed. Lying in the tanning bed can cause skin cancer, can become addictive, and can damage your body. Tanning is a commonly used by Caucasian women to cause their skin tone to darken. Melanin is what gives skin its color. Naturally, when we are exposed to sun, the production of a pigment known as melanin starts which itself acts as a deterrent to the burning effects of ultra violet rays of sun (Pakhare)....   [tags: melanoma, skin cancer] 922 words
(2.6 pages)
Strong Essays [preview]
Understanding the Dangers of Pilot Fatigue - ... In Part 141 flight training schools such as Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University in Prescott, Arizona, the student can experience even more pressure as not only a student pilot, but a full-time college student as well. Not only does the student have to cope with full-time flight training, but college courses, studying for exams, participating in extracurricular activities, and the stress of a new environment, both social and physical can cause a student to experience fatigue which can be detrimental during flight....   [tags: Colgan Air flight 3407, airline safety] 1146 words
(3.3 pages)
Research Papers [preview]
The Dangers of The Debt Ceiling - ... If the business’ quality is being affected by government taxes, it may affect the satisfaction level of clients you were looking for, affecting profitability. Some other effects may include a reduction of reputation of a nation. If a country is continuously failing to pay its debts, other nations may begin to look down on said country. This negative view towards a country could affect how well your business does; it’s possible that potential business partners avoid you solely on the fact that the country you’re in no longer has a good reputation....   [tags: international management, hospitality, Aruba]
:: 4 Works Cited
1152 words
(3.3 pages)
Better Essays [preview]
The Dangers of Alcohol and Alcoholism - “For every family that is impacted by drugs, there are another 10 to 15 families impacted by alcohol abuse. It's a pretty big deal. We have a tendency to only look at part of the puzzle.” (Kevin Lewis). As a society we tend to categorize the severity of addiction in a way that drugs are the most dangerous and alcohol being just a problem. Because alcohol addiction can be a slow progressive disease many people don’t see it in the same light as drug addiction. An addiction to drugs is seen as being a more deadly and dangerous issue then that of alcohol because a drug addiction can happen more quickly and can kill more quickly....   [tags: addiction, term paper, research paper]
:: 12 Works Cited
3315 words
(9.5 pages)
Powerful Essays [preview]
The Dangers of Illegal Butt Injections - For generations young women have desired the beautiful physiques displayed by the stars of their era. Whether it was Marilyn Monroe in the 1950's, Pam Grier in the 70's, or Halle Berry in the late 90's and 2000's, young ladies dreamed of emulating the jaw-dropping and unbelievable figures of the Hollywood, superstar bombshells. Until now, young women's efforts to be more like the stars have been seemingly harmless. They may have tried a crazy binge diet or a "miracle pill" to give them that certain look they wanted, but in most eyes it was believed to be normal efforts to acquire "the look" of the times....   [tags: Body Image, Physique, Butt Shots]
:: 4 Works Cited
861 words
(2.5 pages)
Better Essays [preview]
The Dangers of Texting While Driving - Texting while driving is a widespread epidemic in the United States that has unfavorable effects on our society.“Driving while texting is the standard wording used for traffic violations” (Bernstein). It causes many people to be distracted which can lead to accidents. “Eighty-nine percent of people own a cell phone” (Gardner). That is a plethora of people that are at risk of texting while driving. Also, texting has increased by ten times in three years(Bernstein). “The risk of a crash for those who are texting is twenty-three point two times greater than those who are not” (Gardner).Driving drunk only makes a person seven times more likely to be in a crash (Bernstein)....   [tags: distracted driving]
:: 4 Works Cited
1542 words
(4.4 pages)
Powerful Essays [preview]
The Dangers of Smoking Are Overemphasized - ... Smoking effects a smoker’s health in many way by harming nearly every organ of the body and causes many disease. Nicotine creates pleasant feelings that make the smoker want to smoke more. Nicotine works very much like other addicting drugs, but people still smoke even though they know smoking is bad for them affecting their lives, their health, and their families in unhealthy ways. Smoking cigarettes not only effects the smoker but also the people around them. Secondhand smoke is when non-smoker breathe other people’s tobacco smoke and are also at risk for developing health problems....   [tags: tobacco, aid, ill-effects, health, anti-smoking] 682 words
(1.9 pages)
Research Papers [preview]
The Dangers of a Vegetarian Diet - With the rising want for a healthier lifestyle, many people are turning towards meatless diets. Vegetarianism in particular is a popular diet used to achieve an increase in overall health. While this diet has many positive effects on an individual’s health, dangers arise when using this diet during nutritional need. In particular, a vegetarian diet without a nutritional plan during pregnancy, infancy, or childhood increases risks of many types of deficiencies leading to more serious health concerns. First, consider iron deficiency....   [tags: iron, vitamin, deficiency]
:: 3 Works Cited
598 words
(1.7 pages)
Good Essays [preview]
The Dangers of Electromagnetic Fields - The dangers of the electromagnetic can be low on danger and high on danger. Depending on the amount of how much the body absorbs verifies the lethality of the EMFs. Humans are extremely sensitive to EMFs. Yes if a person absorbs too much energy it can lead potential to death, but if they absorb small portions it can lead can lead to nausea, paranoia, and many more small affects. The US National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) has issued cautionary advisories on EMFs. Everyone is exposed to EMFs; they come in forms such as from power lines, basements, cell phones, or even x-rays and other medical equipment....   [tags: Health ] 1048 words
(3 pages)
Strong Essays [preview]
The Dangers of Smokeless Tobacco - ... Tooth decay is another big side effect of using smokeless tobacco. “Sugar is added to enhance the flavor of smokeless tobacco, increasing the risk for tooth decay” (“It May Be Smokeless” 2). The sugar found in smokeless tobacco chemically reacts with the bacteria naturally found on teeth, causing them to slowly decay. Other very common traits that smokeless tobacco users have are bad breath, tooth discoloration, and sensitive teeth; all of these effects are very common in abusive users and can be permanent if not cared for....   [tags: chew, cigarettes, health] 1304 words
(3.7 pages)
Better Essays [preview]
Dangers of Texting While Driving - Samantha is on her way home from work, driving 55 mph, and her husband texts her to see if she can pick up some milk from the grocery store for supper. She grabs her phone and reads the message. She looks up at the road before she replies to him and she is head on with another car 10 feet away from her, she slams on the breaks and swerves to try to miss the car. She rolls her car three times, landing in the ditch, where the car is upside down. The gentlemen in the other car calls 911. Police, ambulance, and fire trucks show up at the scene....   [tags: Traffic Laws, Car Accidents]
:: 6 Works Cited
1483 words
(4.2 pages)
Powerful Essays [preview]
Dangers of Social Networking Sites - Dangers of Social Networking In increasing numbers children are living in a social world “without boundaries” surrounded by dangers (Fodeman). Technology has become a gateway to a new world of socializing. As technology grows it seems as if all boundaries of cause and effect, problem and consequence has been removed from sight and mind. Online communication sites offer quick information and easy contact with friends and family. They also are perfect for advertising because it is cheaper and much quicker than printing....   [tags: bullying, bullied]
:: 4 Works Cited
970 words
(2.8 pages)
Better Essays [preview]
Hidden Dangers of ADHD Medications - ... Some critics suggest that some youth are simply immature and have a lack of discipline, which can lead to being mistakenly diagnosed. When ADHD is properly diagnosed doctors still gravitate toward medication, when alternative treatments are available to them. Ritalin is a drug that attack children’s nervous system, and is given to children with ADHD. Doctors give the drug to children not knowing they have not been diagnosed properly or knowing that the risk of side effects are great. Parent are not aware of the side effects to their children because of the untimely research, which was probably done after their children were already diagnosed and on medication....   [tags: children's health, overmedication]
:: 4 Works Cited
647 words
(1.8 pages)
Research Papers [preview]
Dangers of Texting and Driving - In today's technology driven world, we are constantly distracted with electronic devices such as a laptop or television or even our phones. These technological devices, while a helpful aid in our daily lives, serve as a dangerous distraction for us and those who surround us. In his piece, “Attention Deficit: The Brain Syndrome of Our Era”, Richard Restak describes the dangers of how these devices are causing for an increase in distractions in our every day lives. He also concluded that technology has caused for our attention and focus to be split beyond what is necessary in order for people to be totally safe....   [tags: technology, distraction, cell phone, safety]
:: 7 Works Cited
1444 words
(4.1 pages)
Powerful Essays [preview]
Modern Technology, the Unseen Dangers - As time goes on, the world around us continues to change even more rapidly than it already has. All the time new gadgets and gizmos continue to be introduced to the market to satisfy the needs of the consumers. Social networking sites such as Facebook, Myspace, and Twitter allow people from all over the world to be connected. With the help of these social networking sites and cell phones people have become more easily accessible in the previous years than ever before. At first glance these modern technologies appear to be nothing but helpful conveniences that society has become accustomed to having , but as technology advances, our privacy continues to decrease without most people even real...   [tags: Technology ]
:: 3 Works Cited
1518 words
(4.3 pages)
Powerful Essays [preview]
Dangers Involved with School Bullying - School Bullying School is the primary place where children spend their day with peers. As social and economic status plays a big part in the behavior of children. In early child hood income can effects the child’s academic level and behavioral problems later. By the time a child reaches middle school income levels do not influence negative behavior. But when the child reaches high school they could be teased for how the dress because they may not have nice clothes like other kids, or simply choose to dress differently....   [tags: Bully, School Violence, Columbine]
:: 3 Works Cited
852 words
(2.4 pages)
Better Essays [preview]
The Dangers of Plastic Surgery - Plastic surgery is becoming a widespread pandemic in the United States. More and more people everyday are electing to take this surgery which, for many people, is an unnecessary change to their body. People in this country and around the world need to realize the dangers and consequences of choosing this surgery. In the United States, there should be increased restrictions on plastic surgery because it would help people better understand the risks and stop some from taking the unnecessary surgery due to the associated health risks....   [tags: Health] 1506 words
(4.3 pages)
Better Essays [preview]
The Dangers of Cosmetic Surgery - Society has indoctrinated men and women to believe that in order to be considered “beautiful” you must look like the images on television, billboards, and magazines. C. Credibility: Since one of my friends has undergone cosmetic surgery, and I have heard numerous of stories about cosmetic surgery I feel prepared to speak about the issue. D. Propositional Statement: Cosmetic Surgery remains a problem in society because it carries a degree of risk such as psychological illness and severe side effects....   [tags: body image, beauty, plastic surgery]
:: 15 Works Cited
1097 words
(3.1 pages)
Strong Essays [preview]
Dangers of Sexism to Self-Esteem - The term sexism seems like a simple word, but it causes controversy and chaos amongst a gender based society. Sexism all over the world puts a lid on what it means to have equality, freedom, and humanity, which tampers with self-esteem. Tony Porter, a motivational speaker perfectly depicts how effective sexism is and how it harbors domestic violence as well as how the “man box” plays a huge role in sexism. Also, Sheryl Wudunn another motivational speaker as well ties in how sexism interferes with the female population....   [tags: violence, female, popluation, manbox]
:: 2 Works Cited
544 words
(1.6 pages)
Strong Essays [preview]
The Dangers of Online Dating - The human need for affiliation creates the challenges and rewards of finding acquaintances, forming close friendships, as well as intimate relationships. Through technological advances cyberspace, or the internet, has become a place of multiple opportunities for people to be able to fulfill that need for affiliation. Websites, chat rooms, and online communities are just some examples of virtual platforms for people to seek others, come together, and find that special someone. These opportunities can result in positive outcomes allowing people to achieve what or whom they were seeking, but they can also result in harm to themselves and others, resulting with damaging consequences....   [tags: negative, positive, relationships, cyberspace] 1619 words
(4.6 pages)
Term Papers [preview]
The Dangers of Video Games - The Dangers of Video Games Many people think that video games are purely fun, and that no harm can come from them. For most people, this is true, but for others, an increasing number of others, it is a problem that has latched onto them and will not let go. Romans 8:6 says, “The mind governed by the flesh is death, but the mind governed by the Spirit is life and peace.” But for those who are addicted, Romans 8:26 says “In the same way, the Spirit helps us in our weakness.” Like all of the good things God created, video games have been twisted to serve an evil purpose....   [tags: behavioral analysis] 1846 words
(5.3 pages)
Powerful Essays [preview]
The Dangers of Factory Farming - ... Another benefit of factory farming that one might argue, is the employment these corporations bring to the country. Anyone living near factory farms can easily receive a job because there is so much to do when thousands of animals are living in one small place. The flaw in this though, is that most of these employees are illegal immigrants from South America. They may be getting paid and purchasing products from stores, but they are not tax paying citizens, therefore the government then loses tax money, which can causes taxes to raise....   [tags: alternatives, quantity, efficiency, food, stores] 1523 words
(4.4 pages)
Research Papers [preview]
Patras Greece and Tourism Dangers - Patras Greece Drawing in approximately 300,000 visitors per year, is home to many cultural events, carnivals, fairs, exhibitions and other presentations throughout the year. Patras, Greece has been recognized as the Cultural Capital of Europe in 2006, and home to one of the biggest carnival of its kind, the Patras Carnival. Many of the locals will speak at least a little English although the dominate language over there is Greece, so investing in a language book wouldn’t be a bad idea when travelling to any forging country....   [tags: Thieves, Deceive, Traveler] 843 words
(2.4 pages)
Good Essays [preview]
The Dangers of Child Soldiers - ... The military can bend these children to its will, and the kids do as told” (Against 1). A child being gullible is dangerous if they are in awful hands. Them being gullible is basically them screaming ‘HEY. I’m vulnerable for brainwash.’ If you were to add drugs into the force, and brainwash there would be nothing but havoc. If an adult can be forced, drugged, and brainwashed, what causes you think a kid could not?Especially the leader of the group. Everyone who he “takes in” and “protects” will look up to him....   [tags: afraid, clueless, crime, wartime]
:: 4 Works Cited
817 words
(2.3 pages)
Research Papers [preview]
The Effect on Smoking Cigarette Banned in Public - Cigarette smoking “There Is Nothing either Good or Bad, Hard or Easy, It’s How We Choose to Think That Makes It So.” ~ William Shakespeare~ Cigarettes are drugs that have a high risk of dangerous drugs that cause the disease to the body of smokers and people who live nearby. Currently, there are many more smokers are aware of the adverse effects of smoking. But the number of smokers is still increasing. Especially worrisome and continue to cause adverse effects in both polite society and the environment....   [tags: Popularity, Dangers]
:: 3 Works Cited
1280 words
(3.7 pages)
Good Essays [preview]
Dangers of Cell Phones - Although cell phones appear to be harmless devices, they are proven to be detrimental and unsafe to prolonged users. Cell phone users need to be more aware of the potential consequences of improper usage. Mobile phone radiation and health concerns have elevated, especially after the enormous increase in the use of mobile phones. Furthermore, texting while driving is a risk that many individuals take, and could lead to serious, life-threatening consequences. Nevertheless, there are quite a few solutions that may help a cell phone user in preventing the potential consequences of prolonged cell phone use....   [tags: Technology/Health] 599 words
(1.7 pages)
Better Essays [preview]
Dangers of Cell Phones - Nearly 1.6 million accidents happen annually because of cell phones. Cell phones can be a major danger to anyone who is using them. People do not realize that they are not only putting their own lives in danger, but they are putting others at risk also. When people are driving they tend to take their eyes off the road, which can cause a distraction and eventually lead to accidents. Cell phones can cause hearing loss. There are many solutions on how to solve texting and driving. Cell phones play a dangerous role in today’s world because they are a major distraction to people who are driving, they cause health problems, however there are solutions to these problems....   [tags: texting and driving, hearing loss]
:: 3 Works Cited
595 words
(1.7 pages)
Good Essays [preview]
Dangers of Cell Phones - People out for a fun night together and everyone looking down at their phones. Everyone shooting texts, updating social media and answering calls. Cell phones have truly changed the way how people connect to other people. Thirty years ago you would have to walk up to the cute guy at the bar, but with modern technology you can just shoot him a text instead. When many people think of the dangers of cell phones they think of all the accidents that they cause by distracted drivers. Many people don’t realize that not only distracted driving makes cell phones dangerous but with just modern day use can cause health problems and put people at risk with pedophiles....   [tags: accidents, distracted drivers, messaging]
:: 10 Works Cited
1149 words
(3.3 pages)
Strong Essays [preview]
Dangers of the Internet - Dangers of the Internet There are many pitfalls and perils on the Internet. Some of them are easy to avoid while other are not so obvious. Some of the Pitfalls and perils are annoying, while others are deadly to your computer. Still others are humorous and entertaining. There are many dangers on the Internet. This paper will try to cover some of them. The biggest dangers of the Internet are virus. Viruses are small programs that "infect" computers. Most viruses are made to "steal" and or "destroy" data stored on the infected computer....   [tags: Expository Essays]
:: 13 Works Cited
1017 words
(2.9 pages)
Good Essays [preview]
The Dangers of Tattoos - Tattoos are becoming a popular phenomenon that is seen everywhere. Today’s youth are getting permanent tattoos to be cool and trendy, but are not considering the long-term effects. Teenagers should be aware of all that body modification may include, it is not just a pretty picture. Adolescences must consider the dangers and conscientious result of attaining diseases, being underage, and having a permanent mark on their body.      The unsanitary conditions of getting a tattoo tend to go unnoticed by teenagers....   [tags: Body Art] 660 words
(1.9 pages)
Better Essays [preview]
The Dangers of Technology - The Dangers of Technology Within the past two years computers have become a new way of doing business, enjoying various forms of entertainment, and interacting with others for the majority of our nation. Almost every aspect of technical work in industry today involves the computer in some way. It is hard to find something in the world at this present time that wasn’t either made by a computer program, or houses a computer of its own. Keeping this in mind while reading Ray Kurzweil’s article “The Virtual Thomas Edison” makes one realize just how much humans depend on computers, and Kurzweil’s hypothesizes that “Within three decades machines will be as intelligent as human beings”(Kurzweil...   [tags: Papers] 702 words
(2 pages)
Better Essays [preview]
The Dangers of Oxycontin - I had a very close friend; his name is Jeremy. He is only twenty-six years old. His life is fading fast. He had a home, a family, a long time girlfriend and a four year old son. Jeremy’s mom, brothers, aunts and uncles are all losing touch with him. He had a great job with insurance, benefits and job security. He was fired a few months ago. He has sold his car, personal items, furniture and things you wouldn’t even imagine for fast cash. Jeremy begs and barrows money from what family and friends he has left to only end the relationship with them because he knows he will never pay them back....   [tags: essays research papers] 955 words
(2.7 pages)
Strong Essays [preview]
The Dangers of Avalanches - The Dangers of Avalanches Imagine a day of skiing or snowmobiling, where all is good and that last mountain must be conquered. Once on the slope, it may seem perfect, until the snow begins to give away and start to slide. Tumbling down a slope moving at 150 miles per hour, smashing into trees, becoming buried under 100,000 tons of snow, only to guess which way is up, how does one survive. Will the rescuers be able to find the buried victim. For centuries, mountain dwellers and travelers have had to reckon with the deadly forces of snowy torrents descending with lightning speed down mountainsides....   [tags: Exploratory Essays Research Papers]
:: 10 Works Cited
2765 words
(7.9 pages)
Powerful Essays [preview]
The Dangers of Objectification - The Dangers of Objectification Consider for a moment the course typically taken in a class discussion. A person states that he is an egoist, or a relativist, or an absolutist. These various terms are used to classify an individual according to his moral philosophy. Nietzsche has an important objection to these simplistic definitions. "Shall we still speak this way today. May we do so?" (Nietzsche 463) There are difficulties in this simplistic approach to classifying an individual. The first is that an individual is not so easily crammed into a verbal box....   [tags: Philosophy essays] 795 words
(2.3 pages)
Strong Essays [preview]
The Dangers of Metabolife - The Dangers of Metabolife Obesity: The term obese implies that one is very "fat", extremely overweight, and often carries negative connotations. However the scientific definition describes obese in a non-judgmental way that simply expresses ones weight as a number, a certain body mass index (BMI). Since the early 1980s, BMI has been the medical standard for obtaining obesity measurements (http://www.quantumhcp.com/obesity.htm). Government researchers and scientists developed the BMI to take height into account in weight measurements....   [tags: Obesity Weight Loss Diet Papers]
:: 21 Works Cited
3957 words
(11.3 pages)
Powerful Essays [preview]
The Dangers of Aspartame - The Dangers of Aspartame The Federal Drug Administration approved aspartame, an artificial sweetener surrounded by controversy, for widespread consumption in 1983. Its brand name, NutraSweet, is a division of Monsanto, a major drug company who acquired G.D. Searle, the original drug company affiliated with aspartame. Aspartame is used in everything from diet food to sugarless gum, but its major use is in diet drinks. There have been studies done to determine what dosage of aspartame and it's by products, aspartic acid, methyl alcohol or methanol, and phenylalanine, is safe to consume or if the amount is unlimited....   [tags: Papers] 1581 words
(4.5 pages)
Better Essays [preview]
The Dangers of Bulimia - The Dangers of Bulimia Janie races down the hallway of her home and runs into the bathroom. She slams and locks the door behind her, turning up the radio full blast to assure that nobody will hear. Janie quickly squeezes her eyes shut, preparing her for the discomfort that follows. On impulse and routine, she quickly jams a finger down her throat and relieves herself of all the food she has recently binged on. After she is all done, she stares in the mirror, and bursts into tears. “I am so fat and worthless,” she thinks to herself even though she is only 130 pounds....   [tags: Causes of Bulimia, Eating Disorders] 1567 words
(4.5 pages)
Strong Essays [preview]
The Dangers of Bioterrorism - The Dangers of Bioterrorism Anthrax, an infectious and usually fatal disease of warm-blooded animals, particularly sheep, goats, and other ruminants, that can on occasion, be transmitted to humans. Human-to-human spread generally does not occur. By common usage, anthrax also refers to the causative agent, Bacillus anthracis. This bacterium is present in soil worldwide. Anthrax is a well suited as a bioweapon because it is capable of forming hardy spores that can remain stable for decades. The deadliest form of this disease occurs when the spores are inhaled and germinate in the lungs....   [tags: Papers] 700 words
(2 pages)
Strong Essays [preview]
The Dangers of MDMA - The Dangers of MDMA Ecstasy (MDMA) has recently gained popularity in the media due to the dramatic increase in its use by Americans, especially teens and young adults. This has lead to a surge in research efforts to determine the short and long-term physical and neurological risks that are associated with the drug. It has been discovered that Ecstasy is one of the most dangerous drugs currently available on the streets of America. It poses serious risks to its users both psychically and neurologically, being known to cause damage to major organ systems in the body, including the liver, heart and brain....   [tags: Papers] 1944 words
(5.6 pages)
Strong Essays [preview]
The Dangers of Lead - ... The positive results of my testing should be an eye-opener for some who would not realize that lead, a colorless, tasteless and odorless metal could be found in soil. Due to these characteristics, just because you cannot see, smell or taste it, doesn’t mean that it’s not there. Hopefully, my experiment will change the way some think about the toxin and gain some knowledge of how everyone must safeguard themselves against its’ harmful health effects. The metal lead originated from the Latin word plumbum and is identified in the periodic table as Pb....   [tags: inhaled, ingested, children] 1230 words
(3.5 pages)
Research Papers [preview]
Factory Work Dangers - Some people work inside a factory and never think about the danger around them. They have worked for many years in the same place; the motion/movement of the job becomes as natural as walking or talking. In most factories, accidents happen because of not following the rules and regulations, and horseplay. Some jobs within a factory may and will have special safety equipment, and garments, which employees do have to use for his or her own safety and protection. There are jobs that an employee may need special training or certifications to perform the job....   [tags: rules and regulations on safety] 1011 words
(2.9 pages)
Better Essays [preview]
Railroads Crossing Dangers - The railroad crossing at the block of 900 Eureka Street continually has an issue of overgrown vegetation posing a consequential danger. This specific crossing has proven to be a perilous crossing. June 5, 2008 a catastrophic fatality transpired. In 2008, the crossing had no gates or lights yet displayed only cross buck signs with a stop sign. The track possesses a hazardous curve upon approaching the crossing. Proper vegetation maintenance is vital for the safety of City employees crossing this track to arrive at the water wastewater plant....   [tags: vegetation, accidents, hike and bike]
:: 6 Works Cited
946 words
(2.7 pages)
Better Essays [preview]
Factory Work Dangers - Some people work inside a factory and never think about the danger around them. They have worked for many years in the same place, and the motions and movements of the job have become as natural as walking or talking. In most factories, accidents happen because of not following the rules and regulations and horseplay. Some jobs within a factory will have special safety equipment, and garments, which employees do have to use for his or her safety and protection. There are jobs that an employee may need special training or certifications to perform the job....   [tags: industrial safety] 676 words
(1.9 pages)
Better Essays [preview]
The Dangers of Scuba Diving and Underwater Exploration - Scuba diving can be a fun activity, you just have to take certain health and safety precautions. There are lots of dangers in scuba diving, and underwater exploration. There is always the danger of a shark attack. Sharks are closer to the banks during the months of April through September. From the months of October through March, they have migrated South for the Winter. After returning from migration, sharks are often hungry and tend to feed on things other than whats on their diet. Most attacks on humans are in the months of April and March....   [tags: shark attacks, gastrointestinal tract]
:: 6 Works Cited
942 words
(2.7 pages)
Better Essays [preview]
The Dangers Our Children Face on the Internet - We live in a society that thrives on technology; it is pervasive throughout our daily lives. Everyone seems to have an iPod, cell phone, or laptop with them at all times. We have become a completely connected society with our Twitter, MySpace, and Facebook. It is hard to argue that technology hasn’t improved our lives through medicine, communication, and entertainment. Our children face an increasing number of dangers on the Internet. Sexual predators, cyber bullying, and pornography are the most prevalent dangers our children face on the Internet; the best way to protect them is to be an involved and informed Parent....   [tags: Internet Safety]
:: 3 Works Cited
1057 words
(3 pages)
Strong Essays [preview]
The Dangers of Social Media Correlating to Privacy - Introduction Social medias have become a big part of our society now, they are being used in all aspects of our life. We are connected twenty-four hours a day, at work, school, home, shopping etc. There is a necessity, a need to be connected to these social media’s, to feel like you are a part of society. With these growing numbers in being connected to social media’s on the web, there comes a growing desire for privacy and safety. In this paper I will discuss and analyze the social media’s themselves, the dangers that arise from them, and how all these correlate to privacy....   [tags: Networking Sites, Cyber Bullying]
:: 7 Works Cited
3108 words
(8.9 pages)
Research Papers [preview]
Natural Resources and The Dangers of Nuclear Power - The nation’s natural resources are being used up at a shocking rate. As we are a looking at diminution of these resources, the worlds will be in search of another source to produce electricity for heat and light. The one useful way to overcome this crisis, it will be inuclear power . What is nuclear power. Nuclear power is the product of the division of uranium atoms in a chemical process that is called fission.. Nuclear power generate 11% of energy to the world’s needs, and produces a huge amounts of energy by using a little fuel and contribute less pollution in the environment than burning fossil fuel to produce energy, but Nuclear power is way unsafe than the process of burning coal i...   [tags: radiation, nuclear fission waste] 585 words
(1.7 pages)
Good Essays [preview]
The Dangers for Models of Being Overly Skinny - “My lips and fingers were blue because I was so thin that my heart was struggling to pump blood around my body”, said teen model fashion Georgina (Carroll 1). The new skinny has become excessively scrawny. Is it definitely not normal for today’s society models to walk around with blue fingers starving themselves until their organs start failing. As for the model agencies, they couldn’t care less of the pressure and dangerous practices they put the models through in order for them to stay thin for the runway....   [tags: models, starving models]
:: 4 Works Cited
1249 words
(3.6 pages)
Strong Essays [preview]
The Dangers of Cryptocurrency to our Economic Systems - Cryptocurrency, such as Bitcoin, has brought in a lot of media attention over the past few months and has been raising eyebrows within government agencies worldwide. Here’s why: Appropriately constructed, cryptocurrency could potentially upend our established global economic system. This newfound technology poses as a serious threat to our currency-issuing central banks and also to the global financial intermediaries. To truly understand the changes that cryptocurrency could potentially bring, you will need to have a general understanding of our current economic system....   [tags: cryptocurrency, devaluation, investment] 1434 words
(4.1 pages)
Powerful Essays [preview]
The Dangers of Using Birth Control Pills - Birth control pills should be removed from general consumption because of physical changes, emotional changes, and synthetic hormones. Birth control pills are very dangerous it could come with a lot affects. The few effect that birth control pills come with is that is more serious, although rare woman that take the pill are in the risk of having a heart attacks, high blood pressure, blood clots, strokes, liver tumor, and gallstone. These effects are most likely not to happen to woman the chances are very low....   [tags: Contraceptives, Birth Control Essays]
:: 3 Works Cited
918 words
(2.6 pages)
Strong Essays [preview]
Dangers Of Tattooing - The Dangers of Tattoos Many people think that tattooing is dangerous. Part of this is because people don’t think that the tattoo artists sterilize their materials. Others believe that tattoos have a high risk of infection. And the most commonly reported problems are allergic reactions. Others feel as though the pain factor is too immense. Although these fears are common they are easily prevented. Most of the people who believe these things aren’t fully informed with information. The sterilization process for the materials used is extremely important....   [tags: essays research papers] 849 words
(2.4 pages)
Good Essays [preview]
Dangers of Smoking - For a country in our financial position the general health of Scotland is very poor. In some areas the average life expectancy is as low as 54 years old for men. A major cause of this is smoking. With the young in particular smoking is much more popular than it used to be. In October 2008, it was estimated that one third of 16-24 year olds smoke. This figure is at a 10 year high. In between the ages of 16-19 it is found that girls are more likely to smoke than boys. This has been recognised as a major issue for the country and there are several things being done to try to stop it, such as the smoking ban in public places which was enforced on March the 26th 2006....   [tags: Smoking, informative, expository] 456 words
(1.3 pages)
Good Essays [preview]
Dangers of Driving - What is as dangerous if not more dangerous than murder and suicide. A car accident is. Being in the seat of a vehicle put’s a driver’s life in jeopardy the instant they are in the seat of a vehicle. Adam Ford explains drivers licenses were issued first in the 1900s and conditions have changed substantially: More powerful cars exist, and more are on the road (Ford). With this notion, Ford explains why cars are more dangerous on the road; however, the types of cars that exist in present times are not the sole reason the road is more dangerous....   [tags: Road Safety]
:: 4 Works Cited
1237 words
(3.5 pages)
Strong Essays [preview]
Dangers in Skyrim - ... His answer is not what I expected. He asked for a daedric sword. This is composed of one deadra heart and ebony steel. To get such mighty ingredients would be a grueling task. I told him that if I was going to make him a daedric sword he would have to bring me the items. The next day he came back and said he had a deadra heart and some ebony. I was shocked. To get a deadra heart would mean killing a mighty demon from oblivion. They are very hard to find now after the oblivion crisis. And by the nine divines it is one of the rarest metals in all of Skyrim....   [tags: personal narrative] 881 words
(2.5 pages)
Better Essays [preview]
Risk of Sexually Transmitted Diseases, Annotated Bibliography - Couch, Danielle, and Pranee Liamputtong. "Online Dating And Mating: Perceptions Of Risk And Health Among Online Users." Health, Risk & Society 9.3 (2007): 275-294. Academic Search Complete. Web. 2 Apr. 2014. In a study conducted to compare the risk of sexually transmitted infection transmission for persons who seek sex partners through the internet, in comparison with the risk for persons not seeking sex partners online, it was found that: the online persons had a greater number of partners than offline persons; were more likely to have had a sexually transmitted infection previously; and were more likely to have used a condom during their last sex encounter....   [tags: fears, dangers, online dating] 633 words
(1.8 pages)
Good Essays [preview]
Paul´s Death in All Quiet on the Western Front by Erich Maria Remarque - ... Very few soldiers on the front made it out alive, and Paul Bauman was no different. In Remarque’s All Quiet on the Western Front, Paul’s fate of death is decided by the beginning due to the physical and mental dangers. The physical dangers of the war made sure that it was nearly impossible for soldiers to make it out of the war alive. The battlefield was fraught with many dangers and the jaws of death were just lurking around the corner for many of the soldiers. What made it almost certain that Paul what be killed before the war ended was the sheer number of ways that could terminate the life of a soldier....   [tags: trails, tribulations, dangers, death] 797 words
(2.3 pages)
Better Essays [preview]


Your search returned over 400 essays for "dangers"
1  2  3  4  5    Next >>