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Earl Warren : American Politics And Law

- Earl Warren is considered a leader in American politics and law in the 20th century. Warren was the governor of California and during his time was able to secure many major reform legislations that helped modernize hospital systems, prisons, and highways. His time as governor also led to the expansion of the old-age and unemployment benefits. In 1953, he became the 14th Chief of Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court. As Chief of Justice, he was able to rewrite much of the corpus of constitutional law....   [tags: Supreme Court of the United States, United States]

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Earl Warren: Chief Justice for the United States

- History isn’t made when it happens; it’s made because of the impacts on the national and international level. Often times, it is a small event that triggers a large reaction from the public. Often times, it is one person who can make a difference in the world. Earl Warren was one person that made a difference to Americans in the mid-1900s. From working in a law office to becoming the governor of California to appointed Chief Justice of the United States Supreme Court in 1953, Earl Warren had built up tremendous support....   [tags: Discrimination, Law, Changes]

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Earl Warren: Changing America through Judicial Power

- Earl Warren: Changing America through Judicial Power History does not happen in an instant; history is made through the impacts on the national and international level. Often times, it is one small event that triggers a large reaction from the public. Furthermore, it is one person who can make a difference in the world. Earl Warren was one person who helped shape Americans in the mid-1900s. From working in a law office to becoming the governor of California and finally being appointed as Chief Justice of the United States Supreme Court in 1953, Earl Warren had built up tremendous support....   [tags: black and white citizens, police warnings]

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How the Earl Warren Court Liberalized America

- ... Board of Education (1954). The cases of Gideon v. Wainwright (1963), Escobedo v. Illinois (1964) and Miranda v. Arizona (1966), all helped define Due Process and the rights of defendants. In the court case of Gideon v. Wainwright, the Supreme Court ruled that if the defendant can not afford an attorney, then one will be provided for them. Also, under the Supreme Court’s ruling of the case of Miranda v. Arizona, meaning that when arrested, your basic rights must be stated, that you have the right to remain silent and that anything you say can and will be used in court....   [tags: amendment, rights, segregation]

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The Summer School Program At Earl Warren Elementary School

- Gender Equality Beatrice Pintor Math and Science Methods TED 350 Willie Horton June 25, 2016 The summer school program at Earl Warren Elementary school is based on the Common Core standard of Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM). There are a total of fifteen students in Mrs. Flores class, six girls and nine boys. While observing the third grade classroom, I noticed the same amount of effort of answering math problems between boys and girls. I also observed that the girls would wait till Mrs....   [tags: Gender, Gender role, Woman, Sociology]

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Chief Justice Earl Warren

- Chief Justice Earl Warren Earl Warren was born March 19, 1891 in Los Angeles, California. Earl’s father was a Norwegian immigrant, which left him dealing with prejudice and equal rights at a very young age (Grace, 1). This lead to early indications that law would be Earl’s profession. Even before entering High School, he listened to criminal cases at the Kern County courthouse. Attending the University of California at Berkeley, Warren worked his way through college. He majored in political science for three years before entering the law school at UC....   [tags: essays research papers fc]

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The Case Of Reynolds V. Sims, Chief Justice Earl Warren

- ... Although Chief Justice Earl Warren thinks the right to vote is a fundamental, basic, and inalienable at the time he gives his opinion in the case, the original Constitution, by the time it created, did not give anyone right to vote; Founding father Madison in The Federalist NO.52 express his of the right to vote: “right of voting is very justly regarded as a fundamental article of republican government,” and he argues that right to vote is “essential to liberty” and give a change to allow people participate in government and gain interest about politics (122)....   [tags: Separation of powers, Law]

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Legend on the Bench: Ending Segregation in US School Public Education

- It was a cool spring evening in Washington, D.C. The usual crop of reporters was stationed at the Supreme Court building, but they expected no news to come from the court that day. Their presumption proved to be sorely untrue, as the Court’s press secretary ushered the journalists into the courtroom to hear one of the most significant rulings in the history of the Supreme Court. After only five months in office, Chief Justice Earl Warren was able to give his court’s unanimous decision in the famous Brown v....   [tags: supreme court, earl warren]

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The Burger Court

- Warren Earl Burger was born September 17th, 1907 in St. Paul, Minnesota. He was of Swiss and German ancestry and served as the 15th Chief Justice to the United States Supreme Court. After graduating from St. Paul College of Law in 1931, the lifelong republican held many various positions in the legal system while working his way to the top. Burger focused mainly in the areas of corporate law, real estate and probate law, while at the same time becoming involved in politics. Furthermore, he was involved in many successful campaigns which brought attention to himself by prominent republicans....   [tags: Biography, Warren Earl Burger]

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The Warren Court

- The US Supreme Court was created in Article III of the Constitution and has the ultimate authority on the interpretation of constitutional law and is therefore deemed the highest court in the nation (USSC). The Supreme Court consists of a chief justice and eight associate justices who review cases from lower courts throughout the nation and rule on the constitutionality of the issues (Urofsky, 2001). The Supreme Court plays a large role in the American legal system because its rulings become law, affecting subsequent cases throughout the nation....   [tags: Politics, government, Supreme Court]

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JFK and the Warren Commission

- JFK and the Warren Commission Why did the Warren Commission decide that John F Kennedy was shot by Lee Harvey Oswald, acting on his own. On 22 November 1963, President John F Kennedy was shot dead as he took part in a motorcade through the streets of Dallas, Texas. Soon afterwards a man named Lee Harvey Oswald was arrested and accused of having shot Kennedy from the sixth floor of the Texas school Depository building . Even though Oswald refused to co-operate and denied all knowledge of the assassination, he was formerly charged the next day, on the 23 November....   [tags: American America History]

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Gideon's Trumpet

- Gideon’s Trumpet On the morning of January 8th 1962, the Supreme Court received mail from prisoner 003826 of Florida State Prison, also known as Clarence Earl Gideon. In the envelope contained a hand written letter with questionable grammar from Gideon claiming that he was denied a fair trial due to the absence of a lawyer. Gideon’s writ of certiorari was an in forma pauperis petition or pauper’s petition. Due to the fact that most paupers’ petitions are from inmates who do not have the legal means to properly file a certiorari, the Court had special methods of handling cases such as Gideon’s....   [tags: Clarence Earl Gideon, supreme court]

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The River Warren and the Struggling Farmer

- The River Warren and the Struggling Farmer The alarm clock sounds every morning at five o'clock, not a Sony or any other form of electrical device, but the sounds of the roosters crowing and horses scurrying around the dew filled pasture eagerly awaiting their morning grain. One can hardly ignore crashing and banging sounds that the hogs make as they lift their feeder covers with their noses and bounce them up and down to alert their owner he is late for breakfast again. As the farmer stumbles out of bed, he is greeted by tantalizing aroma of fresh coffee and his wife's award winning biscuits....   [tags: Warren]

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Sad Farmers in The River Warren

- Sad Farmers in The River Warren As farmers and small farming communities become more and more distanced from the land and one another, a greater dissatisfaction results in the farmer's perception of his/her life. In Kent Meyers' novel, "The River Warren," Two-Speed Crandall becomes a victim of this trend. To understand why this dissatisfaction is becoming more prevalent, we must look at the decline of more traditional methods of farming in favor of contemporary agriculture. Also, we must explore the disintegration of community in the lives of rural farmers....   [tags: Warren]

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The Rural Way of Life in The River Warren

- The Rural Way of Life in The River Warren Anyone who has taken a trip across the midwestern states has seen a different way of life. The River Warren gave the readers a sense of this rural way of life around the Two-Speed semi crash. Corn, wheat, and other agricultural products can be seen for miles and miles in all directions. As you drive through, you can see farmers hard at work, combines, tractors, and bailers all working at full speed, sun up to sun down. It doesn't take long too see how much these farms must work in order to survive....   [tags: warren]

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Warren Buffett 's Influence On The World

- Warren Buffet once said, “Someone is sitting in the shade today because someone planted a tree a long time ago” (Buffett, Cunningham 51). During the deepest and longest-lasting economic downturn in history, which sent Wall Street into a panic and wiped out millions of investors, the Great Depression, Warren Buffet was buying and selling his first stocks. Amid the difficult times, Warren Buffett became one of the greatest investors ever and is regularly ranked among the wealthiest people in the world with a net-worth of 66.7 billion dollars (“History”)....   [tags: Warren Buffett, Berkshire Hathaway]

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The Case Of Warren Buffett

- INTRODUCTION Growing up, kids have high aspirations and believe that they can do anything. Often kids say they want to be a fireman, an astronaut, or other heroic jobs that they seem to be fascinated on. This though was not the case for Warren Buffett. From Buffett himself, he states: There comes a time when you ought to start doing what you want. Take a job that you love. You will jump out of bed in the morning. I think you are out of your mind if you keep taking jobs that you don 't like because you think it will look good on your resume (Buffet, 2006, pg....   [tags: Berkshire Hathaway, Warren Buffett, Stock market]

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The Importance of Fear in The River Warren

- The Importance of Fear in The River Warren        In Kent Meyers' The River Warren, the reader can detect many examples of symbolism. The basic theme throughout the novel focuses on the river. The River Warren, in its past and present state, means different things to each character in the novel. Many important scenes take place on the river and its banks emphasizing its importance. As the river winds through the land around Cloten in the story, its symbol winds through the lives of the characters and the lives of readers....   [tags: River Warren Essays]

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Rhetorical Analysis of Earl Spencer's Speech for the Funeral of Lady Diana

- In this assignment, I will closely analyse the speech made by Earl Spencer for the funeral of Lady Diana, considering the complicated context and literary devises he uses to affect his audience. The speech was written as a funeral speech for Diana's close family and friends, but also, more importantly, for the public, as it was broadcasted worldwide. In the speech, although it's primary purpose is to pay respects to his sister; he uses the opportunity to promote Diana's charity work, and to raise controversy within the royal family....   [tags: Rhetoric of Earl Spencer's Speech]

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The Time Machine and Mrs. Warren's Profession as Socialist Manifesto

- The Time Machine and Mrs. Warren's Profession as Socialist Manifesto   The industrial revolution was the period of greatest economic and technological growth in modern society. Starting in Europe and spreading to the world, multiple countries experienced a new definition of efficiency and productivity. Although the growth was certainly profound, many people questioned the methods with which it was achieved and the society created from its ideals. In particular, two British Authors, H.G. Wells in The Time Machine and George Bernard Shaw in Mrs....   [tags: Machine Warren]

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Analysis Of George Warren Buffet 's ' Behind The Berkshire Hathaway Curtain '

- Warren Buffet has long been known as one of the most brilliant financial minds in our country. He is most famous for his ownership of Berkshire Hathaway, a company located in Omaha, Nebraska that buys value based companies, keeps them fully intact, and adds them to it’s ever-growing portfolio. The companies’ former owners or top executives often take a job with Berkshire, where they continue to run their businesses. This model interested author Ronald Chan and inspired him to write the book Behind the Berkshire Hathaway Curtain, which is a collection of interviews with some of Buffet’s top executives....   [tags: Berkshire Hathaway, Warren Buffett, Leadership]

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The Character of Elizabeth Gruber in The River Warren

- The Character of Elizabeth Gruber in The River Warren After reading The River Warren by Kent Myers, I felt a kinship with Elizabeth Gruber. Her loss had been an enormous one. Her return to reality and the world around her took great inner strength. The numbness and the void she was experiencing is very real and can be all consuming if not put in check, not just for women but all humans. We as humans are all different and the grief process is different for all of us. Elizabeth, upon being aroused from her pit of grief, realizes that her strength and connection with her husband, Leo, is the only thing that is going to bring him back form his deep, dark, prison of regret, g...   [tags: River Warren Essays]

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Mary Anne Warren's The Abortion Issue

- Mary Anne Warren’s “The Abortion Issue” In Mary Anne Warren’s “The Abortion Issue,” children are not persons in the empirical sense. Warren believes that prior to a certain point in a pregnancy, the child does not have “the capacity to understand” the ramifications of what an abortion would be, therefore the abortion does not infringe upon the rights of the unborn fetus. She states that: “…in the ways that matter from a moral point of view, human fetuses are very unlike human persons, particularly in their early months of development”(152)....   [tags: Abortion Issue Mary Warren Essays]

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Bernard Shaw's Mrs. Warren's Profession

- Bernard Shaw's Mrs. Warren's Profession In Mrs. Warren’s Profession, Shaw presents prostitution as a result of few economic opportunities for lower class women (rather than of hedonism, laziness, or depravity, as was commonly believed at the time this play was written) through the characters of Mrs. Warren and her daughter Vivie. When Vivie initially finds out her mother was once a prostitute, she responds in the typical Victorian fashion: with scorn and indignation. The prevailing mindset of the time was one that lauded personal responsibility....   [tags: Bernard Shaw Warren's profession Essays]

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The Individual vs. Society in Mrs. Warren's Profession

- Often in life there is a conflict between what is good for the individual and the moral values placed upon the individual by society.  This is true of the characters in George Bernard Shaw's play Mrs. Warren's Profession.  Shaw clearly demonstrates that actions frowned upon by society are not necessarily evil so long as they benefit the individual.      Perhaps the most obvious example of societal morals conflicting with individual need is the case of Mrs. Kitty Warren.  Mrs. Warren is a woman whose economic standing and lack of any professional skills forced her into becoming a prostitute....   [tags: Mrs. Warren's Profession Essays]

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The River Warren and the Importance of Rivers In Our Lives

- The River Warren and the Importance of Rivers In Our Lives It was tradition. Every Sunday after church my dad, brother, and I would drive through the fields checking crops and whatever else made their homes in my father's fields. Then we'd drive down to the river to check how high or low it was, or to see how much worse the river was cutting into the land. The river flowed right at the end of the road, so my dad would always pretend he was going to drive straight into it. We live about one in a half miles from the Missouri River....   [tags: River Warren Essays]

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The Character of Pop Bottle Pete in The River Warren

- The Character of Pop Bottle Pete in The River Warren      In the novel, The River Warren, Pop Bottle Pete is a character whom not all readers have an easy time understanding or relating to. The most obvious reason for this is that he is a grown man with a mental disability. The reader understands this through the words that he uses, the way he uses them, and also through his relationships, which are affected by his disability. Having a clearer knowledge of this disability, by looking at his language and social skills, the reader will gain a better understanding of these relationships....   [tags: River Warren Essays]

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Lies in George Bernard Shaw’s play, "Mrs. Warren’s Profession"

- You can tell a lot about a person by the way they dress, by the cars they drive, and by the people they associate themselves with. You can also learn a lot about a person by what they say, because their honesty, or lack-there-of, shows the type of person they are. When a person is forthright, it is easy to believe and trust the person; however, when the person has tendencies to be misleading or manipulative, the trust is not as evident. To lie, according to www.answers.com, means to present false or invalid information with the intent of deceiving or misleading another person....   [tags: honesty, lies, George Bernard Shaw, Mrs. Warren’s ]

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Robert Penn Warren's All the King's Men

- Robert Penn Warren's All the King's Men “If the human race didn’t remember anything it would be perfectly happy" (44). Thus runs one of the early musings of Jack Burden, the protagonist of Robert Penn Warren’s All the King’s Men. Throughout the story, however, as Jack gradually opens his eyes to the realities of his own nature and his world, he realizes that the human race cannot forget the past and survive. Man must not only remember, but also embrace the past, because it teaches him the truth about himself and enables him to face the future....   [tags: Warren All King's Men Essays]

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Analysis Of ' The Earl Of Cromer '

- ... Great Britain was only looking to compete and exploit the resources of these “savage” nations. For example, “The intervention of any European power was preferable to that of Turkey” (The Earl of Cromer, 54). He believed that the British had a higher aptitude for introducing European civilization into Egypt. Each nation thinks of themselves as higher than others and that their culture is superior to other. However, I know this was not widely understood at the time but isn’t this cultural bias....   [tags: British Empire, United Kingdom, Europe]

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The Earl of Beaconsfield, Benjamin Disraeli

- The Earl of Beaconsfield, Benjamin Disraeli was one of the great political minds of the nineteenth century. He helped bring Great Britain through effects of the Industrial Revolution, and maintain a large empire. Though his efforts the workers’ rights were enlarged, and England was able to peacefully transition to democracy. Disraeli, a commoner by birth, was yet an aristocrat in ideology. Through this unique combination of ideals, Disraeli was able navigate Britain through the mid nineteenth century, restore prestige to the monarchy and aristocracy, and enlarge the rights of the commoner....   [tags: nineteenth century, industrial revolution]

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King Lear And The Earl Of Gloucester

- Throughout the play ‘King Lear” both King Lear and the Earl of Gloucester experience suffering and redemption due to their actions and attitudes. Whilst both Lear and Gloucester experience great suffering, it is Lear that loses the most and suffers more greatly. Lear 's arrogance and need for flattery causes him to exile two of the people who were most loyal to him. Gloucester’s naive and foolish ways result in impulsive decision making and him exiling his loyal son. Lear’s suffrage is evident as he loses his kingdom, his sanity and his youngest daughter....   [tags: King Lear, Daughter, Edmund, Suicide]

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The Death Of Earl Little

- ... White people lived lavish lives and Malcolm wanted to be a part of it, but to do that he needed money. Which is what led to him selling drugs and selling clothes that were knock offs. Malcolm vs Prison In the article “Malcolm X”, it states: “In the mid 1940 's, Malcolm X along with a group of associates in Boston began a series of elaborate burglaries targeting the residences of wealthy white families. On January 12, 1946, Malcolm X was arrested for burglary while trying to pick up a stolen watch he had left for repairs at a jewelry shop....   [tags: Malcolm X, Nation of Islam, Islam, Racism]

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The Warren Commission

- ... It was trusted at the time that they would uncover the edges at which the shots had entered Kennedy's body, surely indicating where the shooter or shooters were arranged. The dissections really made considerably more disarray, as they were totally conflicting. The principal examination was led in Parkland Hospital in Dallas, in spite of the fact that the authority one was led in Bethesda Naval Hospital, Washington DC. At the point when the two examinations were looked at, disturbing contrasts appeared....   [tags: hoover, fbi, shooter]

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Earl Edwin Pitts

- Born on September 23, 1953, Earl Edwin Pitts was a all-American, clean-cut citizen of the United States. Earl Edwin Pitts is a native of Urbana, Missouri, he has a Bachelors in Science Degree from Central Missouri State University, a Master's Degree from Webster College, and a law degree from the University of Missouri, Kansas City. He served in the Army from 1975 to 1980. As a law school graduate and retired Army Captain (1), Earl Edwin Pitts had dreamed of working for the Federal Bureau of Investigations for two reasons, first to protect the United States and second, as a means of escaping his small town Missouri roots....   [tags: Politics, FBI, Soviet Union]

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The Fourth Earl of Orford: Horace Wolpole

- In the book Letters of Horace Walpole, the author Toynbee placed together a collection of letters Horace Walpole the Fourth Earl of Orford, wrote. In this volume Walpole writes to many acquaintances ranging from Reverends to Dukes during the time period 1771 to 1774. Horace Walpole, a man of letters and Whig politician is the son of the first Prime Minister Robert Walpole (Langford). He is most famous for his correspondences he wrote at his house Strawberry Hill (Langford). In this document Walpole is writing to the Earl of Strafford....   [tags: messages, idelas, thoughts, letters]

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Earl Martin Farr

- Earl Martin Farr. He wasn't married and had no children, and if he did, he didn't know about it. Too bad he really had three with three different woman. I couldn't say I was surprised. He had a record of messing around with prostitutes. Earl Farr owned the companies Farr Confectionaries and Farr Foods. Both were quite successful. No one would be there to take them over when he was gone, unfortunately. He was a greedy man who never wanted to share his riches if he didn't have to. He was a pureblood British gentleman, if you could call him such a thing, and loved bragging to it about everyone....   [tags: mafia, marriage, dead]

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Adam Earl Poole : The Lives Of Myself

- Adam Earl Poole, also known as “Pete”, touched the lives of myself, and many other people. He was generous, considerate, compassionate and caring. He loved everyone who came into his life, and made his life worth living. He loved his wife, his family, his friends and especially loved hunting and fishing with family and friends. He couldn’t wait to marry his high school sweetheart, Allie and couldn’t wait to get a house together and start a family. Adam was so helpful and fun to be around. He made friends instantly....   [tags: Love, English-language films, American films]

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The Great Motivational Speaker, Earl Nightingale

- ... I consider focusing on the few and not the many part of the 80/20 rule, which states that you will get 80% of your results from 20% of your efforts. To do this, you must be taking constant inventory of yourself, your career, and your goals. It’s simple, what is giving you the most results. What skill is most profitable for you. Now do more of it. The book that covers this best is the “4 hour work week” by Tim ferries. Ferries talked about working day and night on his thriving business. Overworked and exhausted, Ferries finally analyzed his efforts....   [tags: Goal, Goal setting, Entrepreneurship]

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My Father By Allan Earl Eustace

- ... He’ll be back. He’ll be back. “, stroking our hopeful heads. Turns out Daddy was away for awhile at rehab. He got so low, and depressed. He tried to take his life. Of course, I did not find out about these details until I was of age. But I will always remember the day he came home, Momma was in such a fuss about the house, and how she looked. Her thick long black hair braided out of her small face, flowing down her back. She had on her blue dress. I knew it was a big day. She had my sister, and I dress up like we would for easter....   [tags: Tears, Crying, 2005 singles, Friendship]

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A Case Against Warren and Abortion

- “I intend to judge things for myself; to judge wrongly, I think, is more honorable than not to judge at all.” What author Henry James meant by this was that it is better to make up one’s mind and have an opinion than to remain complacent, such as the case of Mary Anne Warren. Warren’s arguments for abortion’s possible permissibility are lacking in substance. The aim of my paper is to discuss Warren’s insufficient criteria for personhood and address the problem with her concept of potential personhood....   [tags: pro-life, personhood, morality]

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Leadership Qualities Of Warren Buffett

- Warren Buffett Warren Buffett, the CEO of Berkshire Hathaway, which owns many different companies, is one of the most successful business leaders of our time. According to Howard (2014), he is the second richest American, coming in at a net worth of over $70 billion. Besides his personal net worth, Berkshire Hathaway is the fifth-most valuable public company in the United States at $350 billion (Howard, 2014). While he is clearly a very wise investor, Warren Buffett is also a successful leader. As stated by Spindler (2010), leadership is a crucial part of any successful business, and good leadership is what Mr....   [tags: Leadership, Management, Berkshire Hathaway]

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Analysis Of ' Warren Opens '

- ... A change of thinking is what needs to happen first as this will change how we feel and ultimately how we act. Daily, we need to take captive and renew our thoughts. This ultimately starts with repentance which is literally a change in one 's mindset. Thinking like Christ is to stop with immature thoughts and ways and selfish and sinful ways. Mature thinking must replace this. This is simply thinking and acting for others with love and for others benefit. Our character must mirror Christ and this shows true maturity....   [tags: Jesus, Christian terms, God in Christianity]

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Becoming A Leader By Warren Bennis

- ... If one cannot achieve this than they will fail at leading because they will not understand how to pick people to fill the roles that the person once did successfully. It is also stated that in order to progress you have to experience things on your own without any help and essentially self-teach. He also argues that you must reflect on good and bad experiences and learn how to grow from the bad and figure out how you accomplished the good. Essentially you must also except responsibility and blame nobody but yourself, a leader must take the blame if needed as well....   [tags: Leadership, Management, Fiedler contingency model]

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Warren Jeffs: A Wanted Man

- As an infamous religious leader, Warren Jeffs had the ability to gain people’s trust and loyalty. He influenced many by exerting his power and authority in brainwashing individuals with religion. His home base is located in the Utah–Arizona area, where he is known to have about 40 wives and 56 children in his compound. Jeffs goes beyond what any human being has by taking advantage of religion to obtain supporters through his ideals and practices of Mormonism into the Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (FLDS) where he considers himself a prophet....   [tags: religion, brainwashing, polygamy]

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Nine Ten by Warren Leight

- The major conflict in the play, Nine Ten by Warren Leight is jury duty. The first thing people think when they hear the words “jury duty” is sitting in a courthouse all day and night disagreeing whether a person is guilty or innocent. For most, the immediate thought when getting that letter out of the mailbox is that they do not have time. Their lives are full enough with running the kids to school and to after school activities. Their next thought may be, ‘but I’m going out of town soon’, just because a select few are going to jury duty does not mean that time will stand still and wait for their duty to be done....   [tags: jury duty, play review]

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How Warren Does It

- Introduction When Warren Buffett began his record setting career as one of America’s most well known and successful investors, he followed a simple set of criteria for his nonstop pursuit of company greatness. This three part series will briefly investigate his time tested, systematic method of company analysis. In doing so, it will cover the basic fundamentals that Warren searches for when he takes a look at a company’s financial statements. Starting with the income statement, moving to the balance sheet and finishing with the cash flow statement, this article series will help investors no matter what their current level of expertise....   [tags: Finance]

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Dr. Mary Anne Warren

- ... So, with that being said, Marquis would most likely persuade Jack to lean against Jill getting an abortion performed on her. He would persuade Jack to lean against abortion because Marquis feels that a fetus has just as much potential as a child who is already born and living its life. He feels that if an abortion were to take place, Jack would be depriving that unborn fetus of a future that could’ve been valuable. Jill, on the other hand, is slightly against abortion already because like marquis, she feels that life starts at conception, and isn’t sure that an abortion would be the right thing to do in this situation....   [tags: Pregnancy, Abortion, Fetus]

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How Earl Lloyd Changed Basketball History

- Earl Lloyd was probably the most courageous player of all time. Some people know him as “The Big Cat” others know him as the first African-American to play in an NBA basketball game with the whites; he changed the way people think and look at basketball and black players and coaches. Earl Lloyd loved basketball from a very young age. Earl had two brothers older than him which was Earnest and Theodore. Earl was very dedicated from a very young age. With his high school team he took them to a state championship and won....   [tags: african-american, championship, NBA]

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Unique Paths to the Supreme Court

- ... He was able to improve public goods like roads and hospitals, while still cutting taxes (Newton 209). Over his life, Warren served in the army, as a district attorney, as Attorney General, and as Governor. One of his first and only political upsets occurred in 1948 when he ran for Vice President against the incumbent President Truman (Schwartz 2). After another defeat by President-elect Eisenhower, Warren decided not to run for a fourth term as Governor. Unless he garnered a new position in Eisenhower’s administration, his political career would be over (Schwartz 2)....   [tags: elected, politics, attorney]

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The Second Earl of Castlehaven

- The Second Earl of Castlehaven A tale of sex and scandal, the story of the 2nd Earl of Castlehaven has been retold for almost four centuries. In an aristocratic society that placed order and honor as a top priority, rumors of rape and sodomy emerging from a noble household would not only be humiliating for the family, but also insulting to the entire aristocracy. Whether the Earl was guilty or innocent, such perverse accusations could only emerge from an environment of intolerable disorder....   [tags: Papers]

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Warren Harding

- John Dean’s biography, Warren G. Harding, was clearly written to argue past criticism stating that Harding was the worst United States president. He argues that his amazing god given knowledge helped him become the 29th president of the United States of America, not just a befuddled placement to run as the presidential candidate of the Republican Party in 1920. His second major argument is trying to give some of the blame to his cabinet members, because Harding was often chastised for valuing his cabinet members’ view too much....   [tags: criticism, president, republicans, politics]

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The Lives and Work of James Earl Jones and Geoffrey Holder

- Two thunderous voices can be seen in the arts during the late 20th century. James Earl Jones is well known for his roles in Hollywood films such as “Dr. Strangelove” and “Star Wars”, and has an even greater presence in the theatre community. His achievements as an actor were inspired by his hardships growing up, for he had a strong stutter until high school. Similarly, Geoffrey Holder suffered from a speech impediment at a young age, but would become a well-known artist. Holder is recognized for many different fields, he is an actor, dancer, choreographer, painter, and more....   [tags: Artist Biography, Actors]

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Gender and Performance in the Earl of Rochester’s Imperfect Enjoyment

- Literature of the English Restoration offers the example of a number of writers who wrote for a courtly audience: literary production, particularly in learned imitation of classical models, was part of the court culture of King Charles II. The fact of a shared model explains the remarkable similarities between “The Imperfect Enjoyment” by the Earl of Rochester and “The Disappointment” by Aphra Behn—remarkable only because readers are surprised to read one poem about male sexual impotence from the late seventeenth century, let alone two examples of this genre by well-known courtly writers....   [tags: Poetry Analysis ]

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The Earl of Gloucester's Castle

- The Earl of Gloucester's Castle Enter EDMUND, with a letter. EDMUND Thou, nature, art my goddess; to thy law My Services are bound. Wherefore should I Stand in the plague of custom, and permit The curiosity of notions to deprive me, For that I am some twelve or fourteen moonshines Lag of a brother. Why bastard. Wherefore base. When my dimensions are as well compact, My mind as generous and shape as true, As honest madam's issue. Why brand they us With base. With baseness....   [tags: Papers]

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Robert Earl Davis Jr- DJ Screw

- Robert Earl Davis, Jr.; better known as DJ Screw; was a southern hip-hop pioneer. DJ Screw was said to have been the originator of the "chopped and screwed" musical style that sweep the hip-hop world during the 90's. Just as he was about to break into national stardom in the hip hop industry, DJ Screw was found dead in the bathroom of his recording studio on November 16, 2000 at the age of 29. "The Harris County medical examiner confirmed suspicion that (DJ) Screw had overdosed on a combination of codeine and other drugs" (Sarig, 2007, p....   [tags: Southern Hip Hop Pioneer, Chopped and Screwed]

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Mrs. Warren’s Profession

- Mrs. Warren’s profession is just one of three plays that feature in George Bernard Shaw’s collection aptly titled “Plays Unpleasant” each of which according to Shaw ’force the spectator to face unpleasant facts’. Shaw had an idea, which was to highlight and challenge the role of women within society. Mrs. Warren’s profession takes a critical look at the male double standard within society and how women are objectified. Victorian society created a ridged outline where the roles of women and men were clearly outlined....   [tags: Gender Relations, Social Dichotomy]

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Gun Control For Dummies By William Warren

- ... On the left side of the image, it shows both men with guns with the description “before” in front of it. To the right, is the same image except the law-abiding citizen is without his arms. Underneath all of it are the words “Gun Control For Dummies” depicting to whoever is viewing the image that it is from a pro guns point of view. The other noticeable thing is the change in facial expression from the criminal on the right side of the image showing him smirk while the law-abiding citizen is still standing in the same position as he was before....   [tags: Firearm, United States]

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Mary Anne Warren's Belief on Abortion

- Mary Anne Warren was a philosophy professor and distinguished by her beliefs on the topic of abortion. Warren’s thoughts on the morality of abortion were formed based on who is included in the ‘moral community’. Her thoughts on who should be included in the moral community are based on ‘personhood’. In order to define personhood, one must first define a human. A Human can be thought about in two different senses, a moral human sense and a genetic human sense. In a moral sense, humans can be thought of as a person who is a member of the moral community....   [tags: personhood, moral community]

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Warren Buffet, the World's Greatest Investor

- Warren Buffett is known to many as the world’s greatest investor, widely admired for his never ending thread of success. He is widely considered the most successful investor of the 20th century. With an astounding $58.5 billion net worth, Buffett ranks second in the Forbes richest Americans 2013 list and fourth in their World’s Billionaires list. The Wizard of Omaha is noted for his intricate investment philosophies by which he turned a failing textile mill into a financial engine that powered what would become the world’s most successful holding company....   [tags: stock market, billionaire, forbes]

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Literary History of England: Mrs. Warren

- As we move forward in the literary history of England, we find that the conceits to a modern society involve a lot of compromise in interpersonal relations. As we see the introduction of the marketplace and social mobility to a previously unprogressive societal structure, we see the individual becoming a pastiche of the various societal structures themselves. And with the splintering of societal lines away from traditional and broadly singular class boundaries such as lineage, profession, and religion, the ideologies that influence the individual can cause conflict in multiple forms....   [tags: English Literature, Analysis]

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Second Earl Of Rochester

- The satirists shared a talent for making other individuals feel uncomfortable, particularly by making them aware of their own moral inadequacies. They used irony, derision, and wit to attack human vice or folly. One method the satirist utilized to catch their readers' attention, while also making them feel uncomfortable, was to describe those things that were deemed inappropriate to discuss openly in society. The classical example of a topic that was discussed behind closed doors, yet the satirist used freely, was sex....   [tags: essays research papers]

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Why Men Are The Way They Are by Warren Farrell

- Warren Farrell was born in 1943 and grew into an American educator, and author of seven books on men's and women's issues. In the 60’s he started his research on gender issues and mostly focused on the feminist perspective, but by the 80’s he thought that men were being misrepresented. Into the 90’s this feeling began to grow and although his book Why Men are the way They Are (published in the 80’s) was an award-winning best seller, he published The Myth of Male Power to confront the misinterpretations of men....   [tags: men's and women's issues, risk, night shifts]

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Analysis Of Warren Bennis ' On Becoming A Leader

- Warren Bennis’ novel, On Becoming a Leader, is the book I was able to read. Bennis worked years on this novel constructing it off of one of his former creations. Finally, in Cambridge, Ma Bennis published his story by Perseus publishing. Throughout this book he centers around the search to understand exactly how leaders are made. Bennis uses a unique approach to portraying his opinion. This is not an ordinary “how to” book on becoming a leader. Nor is it an autobiography of one’s personal experience....   [tags: Leadership, Management, Skill, Feeling]

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Success in Business: Philantropist Warren Buffet

- Known for being an internationally successful philanthropist, Warren Buffet has great knowledge of how a business functions. Because of this, he has written several essays that discuss much of the responsibilities involved with business ownership. Growing up in a family that has been involved in ownership of local business, I can relate to Buffet’s worries of business failure he talks about in his essay, The Anxieties of Business Change. I have seen two companies that are similar in function have two completely different outcomes in terms of profits, but could not understand the reasoning behind it....   [tags: financial achievement, anxieties ]

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James Earl Jones: A Voice In The Crowd

- James Earl Jones: A Voice in the Crowd March 19, 1996 People all around the world know the voice of James Earl Jones. From Star Wars fans listening to the voice of Darth Vader to news junkies who hear a voice that dramatically intones AThis is CNN@ just before all the cable network= s station breaks to children who hear the stately voice of the majestic Mufasa, the king of the jungle in Walt Disney Pictures= animated The Lion King - people know this deep harmonious voice belongs to this consummate actor of stage and screen....   [tags: essays research papers fc]

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James Earl Ray

- A Shot Against Freedom: The Assassination of Martin Luther King James Earl Ray was the perfect man to fit the description of King's murderer. He was a white, racist, petty criminal, an army throw-away, a nobody trying to make a name for himself. He left the perfect evidence behind as well, a rifle with his prints, and a personal radio with his prison ID engraved on it. James was also quite an unstable individual. At his own request, in 1966 Ray began psychological counseling to quiet the voices in his head (Gribben 2005)....   [tags: Biography]

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The Dragon Can't Dance by Earl Lovelace

- The Dragon Can't Dance by Earl Lovelace The Dragon Can't Dance. The author,Earl Lovelace, allows even the non-indigenous reader to understand, to feel the physical and psychological realities of poverty-stricken Calvary Hill - every "sweet, twisting, hurting ache"(p. 133) - more intensely , more completely, through his use of paradox. Indeed, oxymorons pepper the pages of his novel, challenging our habits of thought and provoking us into seeking another sense or context in which these self-contradictions may be resolved into truths, truths that are clearly universal yet at the same time inseparable from the combined colour and squalor of post-World War II Trinidadian life....   [tags: Papers]

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Thomas B. Warren 's ' Are Atheists Proved There Is No God?

- This book report serves as a brief synopsis of Thomas B. Warren’s book, Have Atheists Proved There Is No God. In this book, Warren addresses the “problem of evil”, one of the atheists’ most prominent arguments against the existence of God. This argument is summed up in three main premises: (1) God is omnipotent (2) God is omnibenevolent (3) Evil exists. However, there are some additional premises which must be added in order to show the “logical contradiction” involved in the main three. With the addition of three more premises, the atheist “makes his case” that God cannot exist, because the existence of evil “contradicts” God’s omnipotence and omnibenevolence....   [tags: God, Good and evil, Omnipotence, Atheism]

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Hope in Mrs Warren's Profession and Waiting for Godot

- Mrs Warren's Profession and Waiting for Godot were both received with criticism when they were first introduced. Mrs Warren's Profession in particular was censored and seen as immoral for its portrayal of prostitution and incest, whereas Waiting for Godot was met with general bafflement and debate on dramatic technique. However both plays survived to enjoy notoriety. In this essay I will look at both plays and discuss if society is despaired of but hope is found in the human spirit. Mrs Warren's Profession gives us an insight into the corruption which was at the heart of Victorian Society1....   [tags: Waiting For Godot Essays]

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The Conclusions of the Warren Report

- The Conclusions of the Warren Report In this essay I will discuss the conclusions of the Warren report and evidence which supports the statement, “President Kennedy was murdered by a single gunman Lee Harvey Oswald, using a Mannlicher-Carcano rifle.” The Warren report states that President Kennedy was killed by a lone assassin, Lee Harvey Oswald who shot three shots from the Texas School Book Depositary using his Mannlicher-Carcano rifle....   [tags: Papers]

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Mary Anne Warren's On the Moral and Legal Status of Abortion

- Mary Anne Warren’s “On the Moral and Legal Status of Abortion” describes her justification that abortion is not a fundamentally wrong action for a mother to undertake. By forming a distinction between being genetically human and being a fully developed “person” and member of the “moral community” that encompasses humanity, Warren argues that it must be proven that fetuses are human beings in the morally relevant sense in order for their termination to be considered morally wrong. Warren’s rationale of defining moral personhood as showcasing a combination of five qualities such as “consciousness, reasoning, self-motivated activity, capacity of communication, and self-awareness” forms the basi...   [tags: Abortion, Motherhood, Legalization]

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Marquis vs. Warren in the Case Against Abortion

- Introduction There are many factors that are taken into consideration when determining if abortion is morally permissible, or wrong including; sentience of the fetus, the fetuses right to life, the difference between adult human beings and fetuses, the autonomy of the pregnant woman, and the legality of abortion. Don Marquis argues that abortion is always morally wrong, excluding cases in which the woman is threatened by pregnancy, or abortion after rape, because fetuses have a valuable future....   [tags: history, pro-life, morality]

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All the King’s Men by Robert Penn Warren

- Following the trials and tribulations of a seemingly political powerhouse, Willie Starks, Robert Penn Warren’s “All the King’s Men” takes an intriguing twist with the rise of influence in the character of Jack Burden. Although Willie Starks is seemingly the main character of the story, Robert Penn Warren, plays Jack Burden’s evolution in the plot as the pivotal piece to the story. Watching the two of their relationship develop, is the key piece to the plot of the story. Although this novel traces the rise and untimely death of a political proprietor, it also provides insight into the atmosphere that produced a person like Willie Starks....   [tags: willie stark, political figures]

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Loss and Healing in The River Warren

- Loss and Healing in The River Warren      Each of us, in time, will experience a heart-stopping reality - the death or loss of someone or something we love. Maybe it will be of a family member or just a pet we dearly cherished, but the feelings we have are all too real and all too painful. This loss is probably by far the greatest and most severe emotional trauma we can encounter, and the sense of loss and grief that follows is a healthy, natural, and important part of healing ("Death")....   [tags: River]

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Kentucky History: Warren County and The City of Bowling Green

- The county seat for Warren County is Bowling Green. The area is 546 square miles. It became the one of the wealthiest counties in Kentucky in the 1870s. It is the 24th county in the order of county formations. Warren County was created December 14th, 1796 from part of Logan County. Warren County was named after General Joseph Warren. He was a distinguished patriot who died in a battle at Bunker Hill during the Revolutionary War. Warren County is bordered by Edmonson, Barren, Allen, Simpson, Logan, and Butler....   [tags: population, formation]

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Bill Gates and Warren Buffett

- In business world the manager is a leader of the company that leads his/her employees to success and happiness. Being qualified for this positions one must have these aspects, aggressive, motivated, risk taker, respectful and trustworthy. One who has these qualifies is a successful manager. Two people in this world that clearly showed these qualifications are Bill Gates and Warren Buffett. They are the two of smartest, wealthiest and goal oriented people on this planet. They both succeeded in two different areas but both had the same aspects in being a manager of their company....   [tags: essays research papers]

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Individual Moral Duplicity in "Mrs. Warren's Profession"

- As we move forward in the literary history of England, we find that the conceits to a modern society involve a lot of compromise in interpersonal relations. As we see the introduction of the marketplace and social mobility to a previously unprogressive societal structure, we see the individual becoming a pastiche of the various societal structures themselves. And with the splintering of societal lines away from traditional and broadly singular class boundaries such as lineage, profession, and religion, the ideologies that influence the individual can cause conflict in multiple forms....   [tags: Literary Analysis ]

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Fndings of the Warren Commission

- Fndings of the Warren Commission The Warren Commission was criticised by many people who claimed that there were serious errors in its findings. Some believing that they missed or covered up a conspiracy theory and others believing that there was evidence of a gunman on the Grassy Knoll near to where the President received his fatal head shot. However there has not been sufficient evidence to back these theories up. The House Select Committee on Assassinations (HSCA) was set up in 1976 to investigate the Kennedy Assassination and its report was issued in 1979....   [tags: Papers]

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Warren Bennis 's Leadership Than Anyone On The Planet

- ... Warren Bennis’ book Managing People is Like Herding Cats thoroughly explains the difference between managing and leading. According to Peeler Associates these are a couple of the main differences. Managing is getting people to do what needs to be done, whereas leading is getting people to want to do what needs to be done. Managers explain, “What we have to do”, leaders explain, “Where we are going”. Managers are concerned with projects while leaders are concerned with the people working on the projects (Peeler Associates)....   [tags: Maslow's hierarchy of needs, Management]

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