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Fall of Man Depicted in Atwood's Backdrop Addresses Cowboy

- Fall of Man Depicted in Atwood's Backdrop Addresses Cowboy The sexual politics of the man-woman relationship, or more specifically the sexual exploitation of women by men, is a clear concern in Margaret Atwood's "Backdrop Addresses Cowboy." Although the oppressor-as-male theme is by no means an original source of poetic inspiration, Atwood's distinction is that she views the destructive man-woman relationship as a metaphor for, symptom and symbol of, bigger things. From the vantage-point of feminine consciousness, Margaret Atwood empahsizes the "backdrop" as being not only the woman, but also the land and the spiritual life of the universe; the "cowboy" is both a man bent on persona...   [tags: Backdrop Addresses Cowboy Essays]

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The Myth Of Cowboys And The Cowboy

- The myths surrounding cowboys have been around long before there were ever any actual cowboys. However, they weren’t used in regards to cowboys, but for knights in the medieval period. In that time period knights were seen as the brave, chivalric heroes that came to the damsel’s rescue; just like cowboys on TV today. Historians say that the cowboy myths were started because they embodied American values and represented the ideal American: brave, strong, and most importantly white. In books and on television, the cowboy is seen as a tall, white, handsome, womanizer who could take on anybody that challenged him....   [tags: Cowboy, Ranch, Livestock branding, Buffalo Bill]

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The Life Of An American Cowboy And The Harsh Realities Behind

- The Life of an American Cowboy and the Harsh Realities Behind Like my friend Justin said, “I just want to be a cowboy and do cowboy shit like punch cows, stomp Broncs…” People like myself will be the future of the food industry. As the world population continues to grow the need of ranchers providing beef is in higher demand and harder to find. Studies show that only 2% of the population supplies food for the entire population. If you like to eat, the number of ranchers needs to increase. Within the whole world only 37% of the land is used for agriculture purposes, 11% of the 37% of land is used for crops....   [tags: Cowboy, Ranch, Cattle, Nutrition]

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The Cowboy Figure

- The Cowboy Figure The figure of the cowboy is prominent, not only in America’s history, but also in contemporary society. The cowboy has always been regarded as the epitome of freedom, machismo and individuality, and his character maintains a certain romantic quality about it. Riding the range with his trusty horse, forging the frontier, and exposing himself to the mercy of the wilderness, the cowboy lives for himself alone and yet he lives the life about which the rest of society can only fantasize....   [tags: Cowboy Research Papers History]

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The Black Cowboy

- Unique to the United States, the Old West wields a powerful influence on the American imagination that can still be seen in numerous aspects of the nation’s culture, such as clothing lines and movies. Unfortunately, as is the case with most other periods, historic acknowledgement of African Americans’ contributions to the West is still not complete. Only recently, within the last few decades, have American scholars and the film industry earnestly begun to correct this period in regards to African Americans....   [tags: old west, african americans, equality, cowboys]

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Women's Battles in "The Midwife Addresses the Newly Delivered Woman"

- In the poem titled "The Midwife Addresses the Newly Delivered Woman" the author portrays the strengths and fortune of an Aztec woman she must have while giving birth to a child. The author mentions how the courageous and brave woman went through hard exhausting physical labor. The poem informs the mother that possible unpleasant situations may still occur. The new mother is aware and understanding that she has successfully won mastery. Also it is pointed out when women were giving birth it was like a battle, just as painful as the ones men fought in wars....   [tags: Midwife Addresses the Newly Delivered Woman, femin]

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The Perception Of The Cowboy

- Terms such as “Political Cowboys” and “Cowboy diplomacy” are often used in news reports, and to a lesser extent academia to describe the antics of particular politicians or approaches to policy in the United States and sometimes even at an international level. The Cowboy image is inherently linked to American society. It permeates every aspect of it including politics and is propagated through multiple media platforms, including: Hollywood productions, the music industry, and various forms of literature and print media....   [tags: George W. Bush, President of the United States]

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The Sun Rises Behind The Backdrop Of The Trees

- The sun rises behind the backdrop of the trees. Shining through the window with a blinding glare. The birds are chirping. The crows are cawing. A man in his mid-20’s lays in his bed in a mystical gaze at a woman in which he doesn’t know her name. But in his mind she is the most beautiful woman alive. Long brown hair, fair skin, with red lips sensitive to the touch. And she’s smiling in her sleep, like an angel. This man lays still wondering how to wake her from the magical ride that is transpiring in her head....   [tags: Woman, Eye color, Radio broadcasting, Radio]

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The Art Cowboy

- Booze, cigarettes, sex, beer, curses, affairs, abuse, paint: All of those are factors in Jackson Pollock's life, however, one stands out above all as the most important one, paint. America's greatest painter, born in Cody, Wyoming on January 28, 1912, had a deeper connection to this colorful, flowing liquid than anyone else in history. Blood did not run through his veins, but oil and pigment, tar and sand did. He became something else while he painted. He became his painting. No other painter in history had been able to do what Jackson Pollock did....   [tags: Biography]

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The Cowboy Code Of Honor

- old western mission while following the cowboy code of honor and his romantic ideals along with his lifestyle are all put to the test. It is the story of John Grady Cole living his dream as a cowboy where his true grit is tested and Cole’s survival seems questionable at multiple times throughout the story with encounters he faces. John Grady Cole does not know what exactly is waiting for him along his eventful journey.Early on John Grady Cole loses practically everything that he once thought would be his....   [tags: Tragedy, Poetics, Hamlet]

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The Cowboy Language of the Western Genre

- When people hear the phrase “Howdy, Partner!” they often will associate that phrase with the sublime Western genre. Along with similar settings and themes in all writings of the Western genre, there is also a similar language that stories share. Common themes of the stories include remote western American towns with the cattle culture, plots with a simple hero versus villain conflict, or a protagonist’s encounters with different cultures like the Indians or Mormons. These heroes often will have to “rid the community of savage forces (generally Indians or outlaws) to make way for the ineluctable coming of civilization” (Levinson)....   [tags: western genre, gender genre]

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Rodeos and Cowboy Boots

- Cowboy boots have been represented continuously in cultural history dating back to the 1860's. Since then an evolving american culture has shaped what cowboy boots represent, as well as our perception of what mean within culture. The perception of cowboy boots has changed since the 1860's, within the limitations and boundaries in a specific culture.Therefore I consider how have the patterns and rituals of attending/competing in rodeos become associated with the consumption of cowboy boots....   [tags: American Ideology]

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Dante's Seven Deadly Sins as a Backdrop to Retirement Planning

- Dante’s 7 deadly sins have long been deemed to be the main avenues to eternal damnation. Any aspect of life then is great fodder for examination using the 7 sins as backdrop, retirement planning being no exception. If aspects of your personal financial situation regarding retirement planning are of perpetual concern, this checklist of common disorders could get yourself back on track. Pride—You don’t admit you need help when retirement planning becomes more complicated than you originally thought....   [tags: greed, anger, envy]

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The Lesson That Addresses Learner Outcomes

- 1. Stated Objective, Purpose or Goal of Lesson: What is the stated objective, purpose, or goal of the lesson that addresses learner outcomes(s). What should students know and be able to demonstrate at the end of the lesson. (Typically stated and/or written on the black/white board/overhead.) By the end of this lesson the students will be able to sequence the events of a story in chronological order. The students will be able to use the concept of ordinal numbers to help organize story events. They will identify the key details of a fictional story....   [tags: Educational psychology, Learning, Education]

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Australian Artist Or Musician Whose Body Of Work Directly Addresses Political Issues

- Select one Indigenous Australian artist or musician whose body of work directly addresses political issues. How does the artist challenge, subvert or otherwise engage with settler-colonial constructs of Indigenous Australia. Indigenous art is increasingly used as a means of directly addressing political issues that plague Indigenous communities. This is because art provides a fore of possibilities for movement and creative expression that is not possible within the realm of conventional channels, i.e....   [tags: Indigenous Australians, Indigenous peoples]

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The Day The Cowboys Quit And The Old Chisholm Trail

- What is a cowboy. Who are they. Elmer Kelton’s novel The Day the Cowboys Quit and The Old Chisholm Trail depict cowboys as workers who round-up cattle and relocate them from one place to another as needed. Like everyday workers, cowboys have their own unique personalities. Ranging from hot temper to calm and understanding. For the most part, cowboys have their own issues just as any workplace would. When this occurs there needs to be a leader to take charge in order to fix or control a situation....   [tags: Cowboy, Ranch, Cattle, Water supply]

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Personal Experience: An Accident and a Cowboy, The Horse

- ... I tightly turned him around, sure of myself I would get back to the mainroad. We started towards the main road, when Cowboy spooked. I didn’t know what he spooked about, so I made him keep going at a slow pace. As we were gladly about twenty feet from the main road, I saw a dark figure. Without seeing his face, he pulled something from his pocket. He was still looking at us through the narrow passage of bushes and dirt, where I was. He pulled a gun. I felt faint and I thought for sure I was going to pass out....   [tags: ER, hospital, survival, pain]

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John Ware: African American Cowboy

- Alberta’s historical record has many significant accounts of rancher and cowboy life in the late 1800’s. One of these cowboys was John Ware, who was known for his horsemen skills and his great strength. This man was well liked by his neighbours, ranchers, and other cowboys. The population of Alberta at this time was predominately Caucasian. John Ware however was an African American. Ware was not the only black cowboy from the United States who settled in Alberta. The late 1800’s was not a time of racial tolerance in the western States, nor in Alberta....   [tags: Alerta Canada history]

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Data Stream Mining Addresses Research Issues Addressed by the Data Mining Community

- ... Approximation algorithms as mentioned earlier can guarantee error bounds. Also sampling Techniques adopt the same concept as it has been used in VFML. Transferring data mining results over a wireless network with a limited bandwidth Knowledge structure representation is another essential research problem. After extracting models and patterns locally from data stream generators, it is essential to transfer these structures to the user. Modeling changes of mining results over time In some cases, the user is not interested in mining data stream results, but how these results are changed overtime....   [tags: bandwidth, algorithms, computing]

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Similarities and Differences of Lincoln's and Thucydides Addresses

- ... In Lincoln’s address it differs from Thucydides. He addresses his audience with an open mind and subjective evidence on his speech. In his speech he talks and dedicates his speech to the fallen and forgotten soldiers of that time who fought in the war. This excerpt from the story explains part of just that “Four score and seven years ago our fathers brought forth on this continent, a new nation, conceived in Liberty, and dedicated to the proposition that all men are created equal." In this quote it explains how he is honoring the fallen soldiers who fought for us....   [tags: speeches, soliers, commemorate]

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The Pope Addresses The Science Of Climate Change

- The Pope addresses the science of climate change. What does the scientific consensus tell us about climate change, its causes and consequences. 1. Climate change is the main topic of this Encyclical. Climate change is portrayed in a way that reflects the current scientific consensus today. Hans Joachim Schellenhuber, a leading climate scientist, was a scientific adviser to the Pope while writing Laudato Si’. There are many causes and consequences of climate change discussed throughout this Encyclical....   [tags: Carbon dioxide, Global warming, Greenhouse gas]

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My Topic Addresses Birth Control

- My topic addresses birth control. Birth control is widely practiced with couples to enjoy sexual intimacy without feeling the risk of pregnancy which could potentially lead to making unfavorable decisions about abortion and adoption.. There are different methods for birth control such as abstinence, medications, birth control sponges, IUD, sterilization, and condoms. Contraceptives are prescribed by doctors in clinics and local community health departments that support family planning. Some are non-based prescriptions such as condoms which are obtained over the counter....   [tags: Pregnancy, Birth control, Menstrual cycle]

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John Wayne as the American Cowboy

- John Wayne as the American Cowboy When I think of an American cowboy in my mind I see a picture of John Wayne mounted high on his horse in a desert setting riding out into the sunset. His name is synonymous with the western film genre. John Wayne’s characters are known world-wide as American symbols that embody the true characteristics of how Americans ought to be. His characters were always so tough, courageous, and upstanding. For this and other reasons I consider the actor, John Wayne, to have had a tremendously positive impact on our and other societies around the world....   [tags: Film Movies Biography John Wayne]

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The True American Cowboy

- The True American Cowboy As the twentieth century approached, America was experiencing a time of considerable expansion. All eyes were looking for ways to make the United States a larger, more powerful, and more efficient country. Because of this wave in American society, there was no movement given more devotion than the settling of the West. The range-cattle industry in its various aspects, and in its importance to the United States and particularly to the Great Plains, has been a subject of focus to Americans since its origin in the mid 1800's....   [tags: essays research papers fc]

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The Religious Law That Addresses All Ethical Aspects On Jews

- The religious law that addresses all ethical aspects on Jews is called Halakhah. One fundamental principle of Halakhah is the sanctity of human life. Causing life to end is a violation, either by an act of commission or by act of omission. This is valid for every human being independently of life expectancy or quality of life (Greenberger, 2015). There are other halachic principles that have an impact in health care situations, obligation to preserve the dignity of the human being, obligation to take responsibility for preserving one’s own life, health and well-being, and obligation to save life at the expense of all (Greenberger, 2011)....   [tags: Medicine, Alternative medicine]

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Analysis of "The Midwife Addresses the Newly Delivered Woman"

- In the poem titled " The Midwife Addresses the Newly Delivered Woman" the author portrays the strengths and fortune of an Aztec woman after she has successfully given birth to a child. The author mentions how courageous and brave the woman was while she went through the hard exhausting physical labor. This poem also remarks on the roles of women living in Aztec culture. Also the poem compares the difficulties women faced when giving birth to the hazards men were subject to in the art of warfare....   [tags: Poetry Analysis]

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The Social Philosophy Of Environmental Justice Addresses And Acts

- Today in the news we constantly hear about increasing global temperatures, horrific levels of pollution, and rapid destruction of natural habitats; we undoubtable live in a time of server ecological crisis. The social philosophy of environmental justice addresses and acts upon this unanswered injustice. There are three main concepts to do so. First, according to White, we need to reject Christianity’s and science’s justification for human’s hieratical domination over nature. Secondly, Robbins discusses how Capitalism’s model of consumption causes negative environmental consequences, as seen within the sugar-beef complex....   [tags: Environment, Natural environment, Capitalism]

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Chapter Six Of The Text Addresses Family Violence

- Chapter six of the text addresses family violence. This chapter was an eye-opening experience for myself because I was not aware of how common family violence actually is. According to page 118 of the social deviance text, “Americans are so much more likely to be attacked by family members than strangers that two researchers on the subject have called the family the “most violent institution, with the two exceptions of the police and the military” (118). The previous sentence completely shocked me as I read the text....   [tags: Child abuse, Physical abuse, Domestic violence]

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Mad Cowboy

- Mad Cowboy “Even if animal testing produced the cure for Aids, we’d be against it” This rhetoric notion was stated by PETA (People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals) and summarizes the fanatical doctrine animal rights activists preach to their followings. These activists preach a doctrine of hate calling for the end of all meat eating, wearing of fur, use of animals in experiments regardless if they are beneficial or not, and even push for the end of all pets as we know of it. Howard Lyman author of “Mad Cowboy” has not only aligns himself with this rambunctious group of man haters, but supports their nazi like doctrine in his book....   [tags: social issues]

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Biography of Douglas MacArthur

- In western literature, the American cowboy was often described as an individual with “mental vigor, such moral attitude, such executive equipment, and such universal genius as ought to serve as a beacon or headlight for the nations” ((()))). Although long gone are the days in which cowboys roamed the open ranges of the west, every so often there arises a person in American history who usurps both the mantle and popularity that the cowboys of the west once held. In 1880, this temperament was adopted by Douglas MacArthur, a man who would harness his potential and quickly establish himself as an extraordinarily influential individual, whose popularity and prestige rivaled that of the President...   [tags: world war I, cowboy, influence]

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The Myth And Reality Of The Cowboy Shaped Today 's Definition Of Masculinity

- The myth and reality of the cowboy shaped today’s definition of masculinity because they have this high and strong stature they need to uphold. Masculinity is having the traditional acts as a man, such as being strong and secure. In today’s word man and women have two different mindsets. Even though we are all humans, our gender defines the way we should act due to how society makes it. The myth has affected males physically, emotionally and mentally. The idea is that they are supposed to act accordingly....   [tags: Man, Boy, Male, Gender]

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The Current Version of the Internet Protocol IPv4

- The current version of the Internet Protocol IPv4 was first developed in the 1970s, and the main protocol standard RFC 791 that governs IPv4 functionality was published in 1981. With the unprecedented expansion of Internet usage in recent years, especially by population dense countries like India and China, the impending shortage of address space (availability) was recognized by 1992 as a serious limiting factor to the continued usage of the Internet run on IPv4. The Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6) is the latest revision of the Internet Protocol (IP)....   [tags: multicasting, ip addresses]

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Taking a Look at the Website

- The internet is a great resource but this paper takes a critical look at the website, in particular, and looks at categories during this assessment that addresses specific critical tools in evaluating this web page specifically. Using primarily the web page evaluation checklist published by UC Berkeley1 and concurrently S.P.I.D.E.R.2 which is the acronym for Source, Purpose, Information, Domain, Educational, and Reliability. It takes you through how the web page evaluation checklist helped in discerning the authenticity of the web page....   [tags: internet addresses, online sites]

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A Project Management Plan That Addresses The Phases Characterized By A Distinct Set Of Tasks

- The theme of this Advanced Project is to create a project management plan that addresses the phases characterized by a distinct set of tasks that take the 5 K race from conception to conclusion. My love for running has turned into my life mission. I believe running is a great way to get into shape and a great way to increase one’s overall level of health. The benefits I personally gained from running were fantastic and have improved my health, emotional and mental state significantly. It is generally common knowledge that running is good for the human being....   [tags: Project management, Management, Planning]

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Jeremy Bentham 's Theory On Criminology And How It Addresses Criminal Deterrence

- Jeremy Bentham’s Theory on Criminology and How It Addresses Criminal Deterrence Jeremy Bentham’s article takes into consideration some of the most common things that everyone seems to overlook. Jeremy Bentham’s shares his theory on criminology, and how he believes people view the pleasures and the pains in the world. Bentham stated, “Nature has placed mankind under the governance of two sovereign masters, pain and pleasure” (Wright 2007; Pg. 17). Bentham stressed that the world is controlled by both pleasure and pain, and that sometimes this can be a good thing or a bad....   [tags: Law, Criminal justice, Punishment, Ethics]

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Mirror Image The Author Addresses A Great Deal Of Self Realization

- Mirror Image Analysis In the short story Mirror Image the author addresses a great deal of self realization, defining the protagonist Alice throughout the story. An important theme about this character is focusing on how experiences change the views and perceptions we make of ourselves. Within the first few paragraphs the writer distinguishes the significance for the sunglasses Alice wears constantly throughout the story. “Alice took to wearing sunglasses all the time, to remind herself, to keep something constantly in front of her eyes that would remind her she looked different.” (pg.1) This quote implies Alice does not know who she is yet, and she uses the sunglasses to shield herself...   [tags: Fiction, Short story, Identity]

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The Commandments Apart Of The Second Table Addresses Five Human Values

- The commandments apart of the second table addresses five human values: human life, family, freedom, justice, and property. Many scholars compare the second Decalogue as a bill of rights because of those values it expresses. In order to understand the commandments, you must also understand while gathering some knowledge of the time and culture it was written in. I will discuss the five values based on priority of importance valued by the Israelite people. The fourth commandment, “Honor your father and your mother, as Yahweh your God has commanded you, so that you may have long life and prosper in the land that Yahweh your God gives to you.” served as a basic law within Israel....   [tags: Ten Commandments, Moses, Bible, Adultery]

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The Ethics Of Aristotle Addresses Major Questions Regarding Friendship And Virtue

- In the Nicomachean Ethics, Aristotle addresses major questions regarding friendship and virtue. He claims friends who give each other without any expectation of rewards in return are the ones who have successfully possessed one of the ingredients that make happiness that all human being innately long for. Although his claim has been accepted by many of the great thinkers, it still seems questionable to assume that one can achieve such supreme friendship that requires both people to be virtuous. According to Aristotle, there are three types of friendships: friendship based on utility or usefulness, friendship based on pleasure, and true friendship....   [tags: Friendship, Love, Interpersonal relationship]

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Shinichirō Watanabe: 'Genre Mixing' at Its Best

- ... Slowly the scene becomes more and more intense as we keep getting surprised to what Spike endures to survive right until the moment where both Vicious and Spike face off. The spaghetti western genre can be seen through how the fights feel, never giving the viewer a chance to even be able to guess what will happen next before and after that first shot or move is made. The show is also a brilliant comedy. Though the show wouldn’t necessarily be placed under comedy for its genre, the clever use of it gives the audiences a form of relief that makes sure the show does not fall into taking itself too seriously....   [tags: Cowboy Bebop, anime]

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The Big Sleep, Raymond Chandler’s First Novel

- The rolling hills and untouched prairies of the Old West were, by and large, replaced with modern infrastructures and communities by the time Raymond Chandler and Thomas Pynchon got around to writing The Big Sleep and Crying of Lot 49. As the “New West” became the “Noir West” liberality transformed into something more along the lines of uniformity. The now more urban landscapes of the Noir West began to call for a different kind of toughness, one based on mental rather than physical strength. It wasn’t enough to be strong and free spirited anymore; being a “Cowboy of Noir” required more mental acuteness than anything else, as both authors (Chandler and Pynchon) demonstrate with Philip Marlo...   [tags: old west, cowboy]

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Music and Dance: The Rodeo Suite

- As a society, we are constantly pairing things together in hopes of enhancing them: apple pie and ice cream, Indians and cowboys, and most relevant to this paper, music and dance. In an art form like ballet, it seems as though music and dance complement each other equally. Truly, it is hard to picture, or perform, a dance without music. However, this may not be the case for music, even if that music is composed specifically for a dance routine. The compilation of the music and the dancing from a scene in the American cowboy ballet Rodeo will be examined to ultimately help us understand they way in which they serve each other as a unit and their ability to function independently....   [tags: American cowboy ballet]

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Ranch Girl, By Maile Meloy

- The story “Ranch Girl,” by Maile Meloy, is darkly symbolic and full of disobliging introspection. The main character struggles to find meaning in an uneven and arbitrary existence. Via willful ignorance or merely the tribulations of a woman less fortunate than she herself believes, her internal conflict is unveiled as illusion. Yet she remains confined. While her ultimate goal is the modest life with her wanted cowboy, she is perpetually unable to reach her dreams, and unable to change them. The starkness of her self-wrought prison lends a certain sad ambiance to her world, reflected through characters that paint the setting....   [tags: Protagonist, Character, Antagonist, Cowboy]

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Why Cows Should Be Banned

- People who run ten cows or ten-thousand cows are classified as ranchers. Whether they spend ten minutes or ten hours in the pasture, they are considered ranchers. No matter the type of cattle, the main source of income, or the knowledge of the industry, people who own cows, are ranchers. However, there are some individuals who are more knowledgeable about cattle than others when it comes to breeding and raising livestock. Ranchers with ten cows who work in town and have oil wells on their land are what I like to call the “Hobby Ranchers”....   [tags: Cowboy, Cattle, Livestock, Ranch]

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Medical Medicine : Medicine And Science Of Healing That Addresses The Whole Person Body, Mind, And Spirit

- Allopathic medicine, otherwise known as western medicine, is defined as, “A system in which medical doctors and other healthcare professionals (such as nurses, pharmacists, and therapists) treat symptoms and diseases using drugs, radiation, or surgery” (National Cancer Society). On the other hand, a different approach to the treatment of ailments and diseases is Holistic medicine. According to The American Holistic Health Association (AHHA), “Holistic Medicine is the art and science of healing that addresses the whole person - body, mind, and spirit” (AHHA)....   [tags: Medicine, Physician, Patient, Surgery]

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Chapter Five Addresses Different Individual Treatment Strategies And How These Strategies Can Assist The Recovery Process Of Substance Abuse

- Chapter five addresses different individual treatment strategies and how these strategies can assist the recovery process of substance abuse clients. The strategies are not mutually exclusive and could be combined to increase treatment efficacy. In recent times, insurance providers have considerably reduced treatment time for substance abuse. Therefore, counselors assisting clients in their recovery process need to make use of the most modern and efficient counseling techniques so the client can rehabilitate within the time frame established by the health insurers....   [tags: Cognitive behavioral therapy, Psychotherapy]

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Detail The Injustice Being Addressed

- Section 1: Describe in detail the injustice being addressed. Be thorough in describing pertinent historical, cultural and religious components. Why did the injustice occur. Who were the perpetrators and who were the victims. The eighth commandment, “thou shall not commit adultery,” shows that sexual immorality is an ancient sin. It has been corrupting people all throughout the course of history. When looking at different cities and tribes mentioned in the Bible, Old and New Testament alike, it seems that the people groups who struggled most with this sin accepted their defeat and relished in it....   [tags: New Testament, Christianity]

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How the Law Addressess the Development of Unlawful Conduct in Our Society

- ... Technology has played an important part in our lives. The use of the internet has not only brought many benefits to our society, but has also increased the opportunity of engaging in illegal activity, amongst others, illegally downloading music or films. The use without paying of photography, literature and software is also widespread, as an illegal activity. The change in social morality has also been influential when weighing up conduct as ‘unlawful’. Prior to 1967, abortion was illegal, it was wrong and was not contemplated as an option....   [tags: social, political, technological, economic]

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Film Review : Jed Buell

- In 1938, Jed Buell was a movie producer who was well known for his black and white musical westerns, but all of his movies took on an odd twist. Jed Buell was known for his westerns with singing cowboys and he produced about twelve within a four year period. He was known to produce some unique and obscure movies, but he may be best known for his comical musical cult western; The Terror of Tiny Town (O 'Connor and Rollins 65). This movie is the world’s first and only know movie to feature an all dwarf cast....   [tags: Actor, Film, Cowboy, Screen Actors Guild]

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Health Issue Is Being Addressed By This Expo?

- What health issue is being addressed by this expo. (Provide the background to the issue in 300 words) The health issue being addressed is obesity in young children, with the focus on prevention through better nutrition. Overweight and obesity is a headline indicator for children’s health according to the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare [AIHW] (2011a). The World Health Organization [WHO] (2016a) state in 2013 there were over forty-two million overweight children under five years old globally....   [tags: Nutrition, Obesity, Health, Public health]

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Sociological Issues Addressed By The Movie Titanic

- There are many sociological issues addressed in the movie Titanic. There are three main issues that are presented, classism, sex and gender inequality, and ethnic inequalities. The main characters are each from different social classes which causes the uprise of problems on the ship. There is a great deal of wealthy men that feel they are the hierarchy out of most of the others who aboard. Besides the men and social issues there were also problems with the ethnic subgroup and many inequalities between the main group and them....   [tags: Social class, Sociology, Working class]

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Virginia Issues That Should Be Addresses by the Gubernatorial Candidates

- During the race for Virginia’s next governor, many issues played a key role in debates held between the candidates. These issues were prevalent in their campaigns and received a lot of attention by both the media and the voting public. Terry McAuliffe, Ken Cuccinelli, and Robert Sarvis all had differing opinions on several big issues within the state of Virginia. The issues of education, the environment, and women’s health were issues that I deemed most important. The issue of education played a very big role in this year’s election because Virginia citizens recognize that a good education is what opens the door for a good career....   [tags: Education, Environment, Women's Health]

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Public Enemy Addresses Problems of the Black Community

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Empowered or Victimized? Addressed or Ignored?

- Empowered or Victimized. Addressed or Ignored. The battle for women’s liberation crosses cultures and often makes a very good focus by which an outsider might scrutinize a society. While pointing out similarities may give a sense of solidarity, it is important to note that, the battle for women’s liberation changes forms in different contexts: “whereas Western feminists discuss the relative importance of feminist versus class emancipation, the African discussion is between feminist emancipation versus the fight against neo-colonialism, particularly in its cultural aspect” (Peterson 251-2)....   [tags: Patals of Blood]

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Metaphysics as Addressed by Kant and Hume

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Controversial Issues Should Be Addressed Public School

- Based on my experience, there are few topics that can initiate a heated debate like whether or not controversial issues should be addressed in public school. This sentiment is shared by Sleeter and Stillman (2013), “For over a century, curriculum in the United States has periodically surfaced as a lightning rod for debate about what schools should do, and more broadly, about basic values and beliefs about how young people should view society, and what adults expect of them as they enter the adult world.” (p....   [tags: Education, Critical thinking, High school]

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Adaptations Addressed The Major Problems Of The New Mode Of Life

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The Chapter Addressed Values Within The Counseling Process

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A Key Population Health Challenge Addressed By Chws

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An Examination Of The Potential Threats And How They May Be Addressed

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Black No More And Passing Addressed The Issue Of Race Identity

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Benefits For Smes And Ides Addressed By Aulet And Peters

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Why Child Abuse Should Be Addressed As A Social Problem

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Why The College Loan Debt Could Be Addressed

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Why The Need For Financial Literacy Comprehension Is Still Not Being Addressed

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Mr. Bailey Is The Father Of One Of The Students, Safety That Must Be Addressed

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The Importance Of Being Addressed And Since I Can Not Maintain A Calm Demeanor

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Policy Brief Addressed To the South African Government Regarding Intervention

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Analysis Of The Poem ' Ceremony '

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Analysis Of The Poem ' Ceremony '

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The Attitudes to Love Addressed in Loves Alchemy and Twicknam Garden

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Essay on Discrimination Against Women as Addressed in Cantor's Dilemma

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Discuss the themes addressed in Over the Wall and the devices used

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Farewell Addresses to the late Atsumori and the Late Lady Rokujo: Justifications for Attachments and Guides to Enlightenment

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Misconceptions of Cowboys

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A Reflective Comparison of the Person- Centred and Reality Therapy Elements in Egan’s (2007) The Skilled Helper, Addressed Within an Educational Conte

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Ethical Issues That Should Be Addressed By Well Know Philosopher And Writers That Will Help Me Explain My Decision

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The Wild, Wild West

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Issues to be Addressed by Virginia Gubernatorial Candidates

- There are issues dealing with subjects from abortion to making jobs for the state to drug use and possession. I will be writing about issues that candidates for Virginia governor debate on and my views on them. The issues that are the most important to me are gun rights, drug reform, and the creation of jobs for Virginians. I will show the candidates’ views on these issues and compare them to my own and how if I had the power how I would change the laws regarding these matters. The candidates have already stated how they think and feel on the matters I have presented above....   [tags: Gun Rights, Drug Reform, Creating Jobs]

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History of the Dallas Cowboys

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The Defensive Injuries Of The Cowboys

- Faced with adversity, the Dallas Cowboys weren’t able to overcome injuries at vital positions. The main injury (losing quarterback Tony Romo to two left clavicles) is the obvious dagger that put the offense in flux. Not having an effective Dez Bryant at the X receiver spot also played part to a passing game that went tumbling down. Stretching the field through the air went missing, putting points (252, ranked 31st) on the board spiraled downward, mistakes (29 giveaways, 2nd most in the league) have been an ongoing issue, and of the three backup quarterbacks, Brandon Weeden, Matt Cassel and Kellen Moore, who tried to put a band aide on a large gash wound, the Cowboys have managed to win just...   [tags: American football, National Football League]

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