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APA 6th Edition Formatting - APA 6th Edition Formatting Three Citations Using Direct Quotes Intuition and analysis are two cognitive styles used by entrepreneurs in new venture formation. Researches Kickul, Gundry, Barbosa, and Whitcanack (2009) studied the effects of intuition versus analysis on entrepreneurial self-efficacy and found that “individuals with the intuitive cognitive style were more confident in their ability to identify and recognize opportunities,” but “individuals with the analytic cognitive style were more confident in their abilities to assess, evaluate, plan, and marshal resources” (p....   [tags: Language]
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An Edition Of The Rover - An Edition of The Rover This project grew out of an exercise designed primarily to give graduate students practical experience in the processes of textual bibliography. It was continued and completed based on two beliefs: first, that the errors found amoung extant editions are significant enough to warrant further revision, and second, that the existence of a text with format and language accessible to modern readers is essential to the survival of this important work. With these aims in mind, we have worked to produce an edition of The Rover that respects not only the believed intentions of the author and the integrity of the earliest texts, but also the needs and concerns of conte...   [tags: essays research papers fc] 978 words
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Amazon Kindle Paperwhite 2013 Edition - Amazon Kindle Paperwhite 2013 Edition This year’s Kindle Paperwhite makes it clear that Amazon is going a full throttle into ebooks – with the release of its new product line - Amazon Kindle Paperwhite, 2013 edition. This new ebook reader is an updated version of the 2012 edition with added features like: Wi-Fi ereader, faster processor, distraction free screen, easy to hold, and with a longer life battery . The offered price is US$119 in online stores. The product is a better version than the previous model in terms of performance and technology with brigher screen, smooth interface and later OS update....   [tags: audiobooks, hardware, battery] 535 words
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Analysis of The Stanford-Binet Intelligence Scales, Fifth Edition - Introduction: In this world, there are many different individuals who are not only different in demographics but also different neurologically. Due to an immense amount of people it is important to first understand each individual, in order, to better understand them and to help them when it comes to certain areas such as education, the work force, and etc…. For this reason psychologists have aimed to further understand individuals through the use of psychological assessments. This paper aims to examine a particular assessment tool, the Stanford-Binet Intelligence Scales (Fifth Edition), which measures both intelligence and cognitive abilities (Roid, 2003)....   [tags: intelligence assessment, scores]
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Edition of JC Whitney eHighway - In this edition of JC Whitney eHighway: ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ - Vibrant Rear Window Graphics Block the Sun's UV Rays - Magnetic Fast Flames Graphic Sets Tested to 110 MPH ... How Fast Will You Go. - The Latest Patriotic Magnetic Body Graphic - Day or Night, Everyone Will Know You Have Arrived ...with Neon - Mesmerize Onlookers with a Circle of Light - Customize Your Pedals with Aluminum and Bold Colors from Autotecnica Take your car from Street to Show. Go to ... http://www.you-click.net/GoNow/a10070a54870a102453907a0 Vibrant Rear Window Graphics Block the Sun's UV Rays See-thru Window Graphics from GlasScapes add color and excitement to the rear window of your pickup, S...   [tags: essays research papers] 1054 words
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Wide Range Achievement Test 4th Edition - Darrell Sabers and Amy Olson reviewed the Wide Rage Achievement Test 4th edition (WRAT-4) in the Mental Measurements Yearbook eighteen edition. In their review Sabers and Olson mentioned differences and similarities between the WRAT-4 and the previous three editions of the WRAT. The WRAT was created to assess “basic academic skills necessary for effective learning, communication and thinking” in addition it evaluates people age 5 to 94 years old that have learning, behavioral, and vocational struggles....   [tags: mental measurements] 1493 words
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Behavior Assessment System For Children, Second Edition - General Information The Behavioral Assessment System for Children, Second Edition was written by Cecil R. Reynolds and Randy W. Kamphaus. The BASC-2 was published in 2004 by Pearson. The manual is currently priced at $102 and can be purchased online. The BASC-2 is qualified under level B. This means that it may be purchased by an individual with a master’s degree in psychology, education, occupational therapy, social work, or any field closely related to assessment and formal training it the ethical administration, scoring, and interpretation....   [tags: General Information, Schooling, Education]
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SQL Server Proposal for GRW Inc - When CCCL Inc was a small company, keeping records and customer data by the use of spreadsheets, access databases, and manual records were realistic practices, but as the company has grown, it has outgrown such practices. Management at GRW is now searching for a centralized database solution that will allow multi-department database collaboration as well as the ability to mine data as needed, companywide. The proposed solution to the needs of the company is the installation of Microsoft SQL Server 2012....   [tags: Enterprise Edition, SQL Server]
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Morpheus Preview Edition - Morpheus Preview Edition (421) Now....more than music: * Search for all types of media - almost anything you can imagine - music, photos, reference files, reports, documents, home movies, videos and more * Communicate via chat rooms and message boards * Share your favorite files (please ... authorized material only, as stated in our Policy Section) * Purchase MP3 audio gear and more * Find the latest news on digital media in "What's New" The Morpheus(tm) Peer-to-Peer Application: faster, better, smarter * Faster searches * Pure peer-to-peer network * Always Open connections to the Network * More simultaneous users for better search results * Self-organizing - any outages at Mus...   [tags: essays research papers] 333 words
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Kelly DeVries and Douglas Smiths’ Second Edition Text, Medieval Military Technology. - ... Over the course of this book, DeVries and Smith used many primary and secondary sources to back up their argument, with the aid of visual sources as well. To provide an example of how DeVries and Smith prove their argument, I have chosen two examples. The first example, is a stone fortification, that portrays how medieval technology influenced society, by providing a more permanent form of protection . Figure 9.5 of Chateau-Gillard Castle in France , is an example of a twelfth century fortification which allowed protection from outside threats....   [tags: book review, text book, analysis]
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The Development of Kaspar Hauser: Edition and Use of Language - The Development of Kaspar Hauser: Edition and Use of Language Introduction ============ Mankind has always been infatuated by people who are orphans, refugee children whose parents have died. There is an interest in people who don’t have parents, how do they become a member of society. What language would they speak. Kaspar Hauser was an enigma. Where did he come from. Why was he killed. He received attention from Napoleon, emperors speculated about him and countless books have been written about him....   [tags: Papers] 539 words
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Commentary Regarding American Edition of Erich Maria Remarque´s All Quiet on the Western Front - All Quiet On the Western Front By 1929, the example of Remarque's altered text of All Quiet on the Western Front, as Hemingway pointed out, gave further proof of greater intolerance in America than in England. Aldington's experience with Death of a Hero, however, would prove the exception. This war novel is actually an anti-war novel, tracing the lives and losses of a young group of soldiers caught in the brutality of World War I. Gripping, realistic, and searing with a vision inconsistent with post-war German character, this book caused Remarque to receive death threats and to leave Germany to live and work in Hollywood....   [tags: World War I, Soldiers]
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Leadership on the Frontier: Sacagawea Edition - Showered by myths and mystery, not knowing the correct spelling of Sacagawea’s name or her correct date of birth. Her story still has been told many times throughout history. Not learning to read or write, she was well known for assisting the explorers Lewis and Clark on their expedition, in survey of the Louisiana Purchase land. She became a valuable guide to the expedition, interpreting between tribes in her region. Without the help of Sacagawea, Lewis and Clark might not have been as successful, but because of her efforts, it made claiming the newfound land for the United States impossible for other countries....   [tags: Lewis and Clark Expedition, American History]
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Henry James’ The Golden Bowl, The American Scene, and the New York Edition - Henry James’ The Golden Bowl, The American Scene, and the New York Edition In the letter he wrote to Scribner's in 1905 proposing that he "furnish" each volume of his forthcoming deluxe edition with a preface, Henry James portrayed his novels and stories as disenfranchised beings patiently awaiting a "chance" for their cause to be righted. James would be their advocate and the prefaces the texts with which he would demonstrate his novels' worth (367). In this paper I will argue that the writing of The Golden Bowl and The American Scene were essential precedents and complements to this project of self-vindication....   [tags: American Scene]
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Leviathan: With Selected Variants From The Latin Edition of 1668 - Although Hobbes is a liberal thinker in some respects his ideas presented in the Leviathan resemble that of a monarchy. Hobbes asserts that the commonwealth can fall under three types of regimes “when the representative is one man, then it is the commonwealth a monarchy... assembly of all... a democracy... assembly of a part only... aristocracy” (L 19.1). However despite this, Hobbes proclaims that monarchic rule is superior since “the private interest is the same with the public” (L19.4). Hobbes posits that people within the state of nature require a Leviathan in order to rein since the state of nature is anarchic....   [tags: Hobbes, monarchy, commonwealth, governing]
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Analysis of The Stanford-Binet Intelligence Scales, Fifth Edition - The ten subtests, that makeup the SB5, form composite scores for the factor index, domain, abbreviated, and full scale (Riverside Publishing, n.d.). A nonverbal and verbal subtest make up the factor index while all five nonverbal subtests (NVIQ) and all five verbal subtests (VIQ) make up the information for the domain scales (Riverside Publishing, n.d.). The ABIQ is composed of the routing subtests and the FSIQ is a combination of all the subtests (Riverside Publishing, n.d.). Change-Sensitive Scores (CSS) are also available and provide the chance to observe examinees differences in scores over an extended amount of time (Riverside Publishing, n.d.)....   [tags: intelligence, score]
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Analysis of the Stanford-Binet Intelligence Scales, Fifth Edition - It is also important to know that the SB5 has been shown to be beneficial when considering measuring whether a labeled gifted participant is highly gifted or in the lower range of the gifted spectrum (Minton & Pratt, 2006). Often times, with assessments other than the SB5, the ceiling may be too low and cannot fully assess the levels of giftedness in individuals (Williams, McIntosh, Dixon, Newton, & Youman, 2010). This often leads many highly gifted students to be rated at the same level as other participants whom they are in reality higher in ability than....   [tags: new tests for the intellectually gifted]
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How to Murder Your Family: Creon's Edition - A variety of characters are convinced they are living their lives the best way they can in the world as they see it. Virtually every character reaches a point where his or her sense of mortality conflicts with that of another character. Antigone, a mythological play written by Sophocles, revolves around King Creon’s undeterred pursuit of what he believes is right, which brings a series of catastrophes to his royal family. Creon had absolute certainty that Polyneices was a traitor and issues a proclamation that no one is to give him a proper burial, but Antigone disregards this law flagrantly which sends Creon into a fit of fury....   [tags: book review and story analysis]
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The History of Film Making - The History of Film The history of film making and how it’s important in today’s society. As a high school student, there are only so many ways things can interest you. Without proper entertainment in today’s society, viewers can be harder to grab on attention. There are things you need to know about the interest in the subject, what needs to be used, and everything in between. The history of film and photography go way back. It was much harder to create perfect shots or movies without edits. Over the years different people began to invent new ways to make films look better....   [tags: importance of movie edition] 538 words
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Horizon Report: Higher Education Editions - The Horizon Report: 2014 Higher Education Editions seeks to answer several questions and as such examined emerging technologies for the potential impact on and use in teaching, learning and creative inquiry within the environment of higher education. They also seek answers to the many local factors which affect the practice of education, the issues that transcend regional boundaries and questions common to higher education. This report focused on 18 topics identified by the expert panels which are likely to impact technology planning and decision making: six key trends, 6 significant challenges and six important developments in educational technology....   [tags: technology, teaching, creativity]
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Finance and Accounting for ABC Complete Kitchen Inc. - ... If you look at figure 1 it shows the balance sheet includes two sides, left side for assets, right side for liabilities and stockholder’s equity. To find stockholders equity, the equation is assets-liabilities=stockholder’s equity. On the balance sheet asset must equal liabilities and stockholder’s equity (Edition, 2011). The assets show the type of resource that the organization use; the other side shows the type of resources, and how much money it needs to take care of expenses. In Figure 1, it shows an example of a balance sheet for ABC....   [tags: stockholders, liabilities, taxes] 1056 words
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History Of United States Coinage (coins) - History of United States Coinage Through United States history presidents like Lincoln, Roosevelt, Washington, Kennedy, Eisenhower and others have been displayed on U.S. Coin heads. The United States mint has also been responsible for designs such as the Indian head, the buffalo, and the ever famous lady liberty. Through the years the U.S. Mints have extended into three branches San Francisco, Denver, and Philadelphia (Yeoman, 2001 edition 101). Those branches are responsible for making certain marks on the coins to show that they are not counterfeit....   [tags: essays research papers fc]
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The History of the Sport of Swimming - ... Swimming in open water occasionally ends in drowning. Since the nineteenth century, swimmers have turned to a supervised area for a safer environment. When learning to swim in North America, younger kids are usually taught “freestyle” or the crawl, while breaststroke is taught in Europe and Asia (MLA 7th Edition). Competitive swimming got its start as early as 36 B.C., but North American swimming has its roots in the British National Swimming Association. In 1846 swimming championships started in Australia....   [tags: recreation, competitive, strokes] 741 words
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Mercedes-Benz CL-Class v/s BMW 3 - MERC v/s the BMW: Mercedes-Benz CL-Class 500: Engine Engine Type V-Type Engine Engine Description 5.5L 388bhp V8 Engine Displacement (cc) 5461 No. of Cylinders 8 Maximum Power 388@6,000 (PS@rpm) Maximum Torque 54@2,800-4,800 (kgm@rpm) Valves per Cylinder 4 Valve Configuration DOHC Fuel Supply System SEFI Bore x Stroke 98 x 90.5 mm Compression Ratio 10.7:1 Transmission Transmission Type Automatic Gear box 7 Speed Drive Type RWD Overdrive Yes Suspension System Front Suspension 4-link with antilift control & stabilizer bar Rear Suspension Independent Multi-link with an...   [tags: Automobile Analysis ] 1481 words
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Technical Analysis of a Threat - 1. Introduction The Cisco 5540 Adaptive Security Appliance ASA is a best-of-breed product that provides perimeter security and remote access to users through VPN. This paper will discuss the firewall and VPN classifications and protocols of the Cisco 5540 ASA. The paper will discuss the strengths, weaknesses and effectiveness of the appliance and its architecture. 2. Cisco 5540 Adaptive Security Appliance ASA The Cisco 5540 ASA is a good blend of proven network security and network availability....   [tags: Information Technology]
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History of the Universal Decimal Classification System - By definition, the Universal Decimal Classification (UDC) is an indexing and retrieval language in the form of a classification for the whole of recorded knowledge, in which subjects are symbolized by a code based on Arabic numerals.[1] The UDC was the brain-child of the two Belgians, Paul Otlet and Henry LaFontaine, who began working on their system in 1889, 15 years after Melvil Dewey established the DDC.[2] Otlet and LaFontaine built their system on the foundation of the DDC with Melvil Dewey’s express permission....   [tags: library librarian UDC organization]
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C. Vann Woodward's The Strange Career Of Jim Crow - C. Vann Woodward's The Strange Career Of Jim Crow C. Vann Woodward illuminates one of the “ugliest” aspects of American societal history in his book The Strange Career of Jim Crow. His book is an overview of the development of the Jim Crow system, a set of racist laws put in place around the turn of the nineteenth century. Interestingly his book tracks the evolution of racism throughout American history. He not only shows where and when racism is developing but the different ways that the racism manifested itself in the North and South....   [tags: Civil Rights Movement C. Vann Woodward Essays] 1505 words
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Text vs Movie Romeo and Juliet - Romeo & Juliet – Text vs. movie The tragedy, “Romeo and Juliet” was originally a play created by William Shakespeare, one of many world famous plays by the same. This play has been converted into its intended style many times in the past, the earliest version in 1968 was directed by Franco Zeffirelli, the latest film in 1996 by Baz Luhrmann. The latter is quite modern and only occassionally uses the words of Shakespeare. On the contrary, the older version was very traditional, and almost completely stuck to the original script....   [tags: shakespeare, film, literary analysis] 731 words
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Network Design for Worldwide Advertising Inc - Worldwide Advertising Inc (WAI) is a startup advertising firm that is about to hire three hundred employees to work at its newly constructed Los Angeles and New York offices. The company is in need of IT consulting to design its network infrastructure on top of already existing Ethernet wiring and RJ45 connections. WAI has not hired any IT staff yet, but when the company does, the IT staff will take over administration of the network. The company has requested a proposal for initial implementation and configuration of their core IT services....   [tags: infraestructure, virtualization, server core]
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Oedipus Rex by Sophocles - Well known is the phrase, “facta, non verba,”- yet it is oft observed that deeds are defended by their doers with discourse. Persuasive oration is prominent in, ‘Crito,’ and is present in another piece from circa the same time-, ‘Oedipus Rex.’ These works of Plato and Sophocles share undoubtable similarities; discernible in both is the ways in which the protagonists attempt to justify their actions, with both raconteurs employing perspicacious reasoning, supposedly sacrosanct support, and suaveness to warrant their acts and assumptions....   [tags: facta, non verba, crito]
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Walt Whitman Proves that Greatness Comes in Many Ways, Shapes, and Forms - ... Whitman was born on May 31, 1819 in West Hills, Long Island; to a working class family. He was the second of nine children. In his very young years of his life he grew up in New York. At that time it was still developing into a big city. Whitman had many jobs, he worked as a journalist, a teacher, a government clerk, and on the side in addition to publishing his poetry he was a volunteer nurse during the American Civil War. Later on in Whitman’s life he moved back to New York and became an editor....   [tags: poet, self-taught, literary hero]
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Judging a Book By Its Cover - “The cover is a book’s first communication to the reader, a graphic representation not simply of its content, but of its point in history.” Ned Drew This essay will examine book published by Knock Knock, The Convert’s Bible: Everything you need to know about 99 actual religions. First it will give brief introduction to their basic function and form as well as the content. Then it will go on to further analysis of the chosen design solutions such as choice of typeface and cover design. Drawing on the evidence of a previous edition it will be examined why the designer decided to resemble look of the Bible....   [tags: Typography, Graphic Representation, Content]
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Online Newspaper Vs. Print Version - The contents of the Southeast Missourian online paper may seem so much more fitting with this day and age, but the traditional newsprint edition still offers their subscribers a lot more information. The print version organizes the newspaper with pictures from various sections located at the top, side, and bottom in order to draw the reader in to the articles and advertisements. The online version is very to the point in its content in the fact that the Southeast Missourian does not have to sell the online version to the public or subscribers, this is seen online with minimal advertisements that deal directly with the surrounding area ....   [tags: essays research papers] 555 words
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Diagnostic and Statistical Manual for Mental Disorders: A Controversial History - Crazy is a word with a thousand and one connotations meaning everything from being wildly enthusiastic, to displaying wild or aggressive behaviour. Psychologists have come to the understanding that the pop culture word crazy is synonymous with abnormal behaviour. Abnormal behaviour is difficult to define as the question it faces is who has the authority to differentiate between what is normal and what is abnormal. There are many questions which aid psychologists to differentiate between normal and abnormal, but the following four are the most commonly agreed upon (Rieger, 2011): 1. Is the behaviour statistically rare....   [tags: psychology, defining normal and abnormal]
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Russia: The Tsar Regime - ... Lenin then put a Decree on Nationalism. In less than two years Russia’s enterprises were all under the central government control (Reaction and Revolution: Russia 1894-1924 Third Edition: War Communism). No one in Russia was permitted to own their own business. And so it can be concluded that nationalism did not increase production. The Bolsheviks ensured that military needs were given first priority. This resulted in major industries being denied of resources and manpower also declined (Reaction and Revolution: Russia 1894-1924 Third Edition: War Communism)....   [tags: revolution, civil war] 2016 words
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The Role of Scholars in the Era of Digital Texts - In her introduction to Electronic Text: Investigations in Method and Theory, Kathryn Sutherland asks if there is "a real danger that the scholar-worker, toiling for years in the remote regions of the library stacks in the hope of becoming expert in one small field, will be transformed by the computer into the technician, the nerdy navigator able to locate, transfer, and appropriate at an ever faster rate expert entries from a larger set of information that he/she no longer needs or desires to understand" (Sutherland 10)....   [tags: Education Media]
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"Stroke in Children and Young Adults" - Stroke in Children and Young Adults is the second edition of the book first published in 1994. Since the publication of the original book there has been considerable growth in interest in this field and this is reflected by a large expansion in the number of publications focusing on stroke in the young. Indeed, it is noted in the foreword that a third edition may become necessary after a much shorter interval than that between the first and second editions. It is, therefore, reassuring to find that the second edition has over 100 more pages than the first edition and that the majority of references are to articles published after 1994, with an appreciable number less than 5 years old....   [tags: Textbook Review] 851 words
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Conditions for Profitability in Online Newspapers - ... Nevertheless, the broadband networks, essential to go through audio and video, are growing everywhere, despite the recent time of decline of the dot com industry. Furthermore, competing on the Internet is contrary from competing in the conventional world. Competition no longer occur in the physical marketplace[4]. Its takes place through a computermediated environment with deep implications for how business may be interacted between buyers and sellers. Through this environment, it is manageable for the newspapers to take new roles as intermediaries between companies and end users, using their well known trademark to guarantee their trustworthiness....   [tags: switch from print to multimedia] 1052 words
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The Use of an Offensive Word in The Adventures of Huck Finn by Mark Twain - The Adventures of Huck Finn is a very controversial book which brings much debate on whether it should be taught to children in America. The main reason for this debate is because the offensive word ‘nigger’ is used commonly throughout. The book is a classic and is seen to some people as such a great book that we should overlook the offensive word to understand the real lessons Mark Twain wanted to get across. One solution to this ongoing debate is something called the New South Edition, which substitutes ‘nigger’ for a ‘slave’ a word that is less personal and describes the history of America....   [tags: african americans, discrimination] 623 words
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An Interpretation of “Black Lamb” by Paula Bohince - Paula Bohince grew up in rural Pennsylvania town and still resides there. (Bohince, Paula). The theme and setting reflects a young innocent girl raped in a Pennsylvania town. The poet writes the poem from the victim’s perspective. The words give a creepy feeling of what has happened. The poem describes a young girl who was brutally taken advantage of and relays the devastating affect it had on her. The diction is very fitting for the poem. It creates a very vivid picture of the devastating affect the attack had on the girl....   [tags: Black Lamb, Paula Bohince, rape,]
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Legendary Histories of England and Geoffrey of Monmouth - Literature is the most conclusive way to gauge the past: peoples are laid low, the grandest of monuments will crumble but literature preserves the unblemished mindset of a people long since gone. But even then literature can be lost: their houses are burned or pillaged, their pages decay and language changes. It is often a sad fate that we are left with only a few remaining pieces of a past era, the only works preserved through the ages, those translated and passed down. It is our duty then to decipher these to make out the minds of our ancestors....   [tags: History through Literature]
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