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Elie Wiesel's Night and Alicia Appleman-Jurman's Alicia

- ElieWiesel's Night and Alicia Appleman-Jurman's Alicia   Wars between groups of people over race, religion, and beliefs have been fought throughout human history. Millions of people have been killed simply because of what they look like, whom they worship, how they live, and what they believe in general. However, it was not until after Hitler's Holocaust that the terms "genocide" and "ethnic cleansing" - the systematic destruction of entire groups of people for petty and irrational reasons - came into use....   [tags: Elie Wiesel Night Essays]

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A Mental Play About Everyday Language

- A Mental Play About Everyday Language Characters: Alicia, an executive office worker Cindy, Alicia's secretary Mike, a local lawyer and acquaintance Carl, Alicia's husband Larry, one of Alicia's co-workers Mr. Alexander, a high standing government official Marnie, me, Alicia's friend and confidant Josh, Alicia's son PART I ALICIA: Cindy get me Mike on five please. CINDY: Alright. ALICIA: (on phone) Mike, it's Alicia Van Kleef. MIKE: (also on phone) Good morning Alicia. ALICIA: Say...I wanted to ask if you've heard anything new about the Dreyer case....   [tags: Dialogue Conversation Essays]

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A shot by shot analysis of a major scene in Hitchcocks Notorious

- The 3rd Major Scene in Alfred Hitchcock’s Notorious 1. The scene begins by fading in on the back of the silent man’s head (Cary Grant) in Alicia’s bungalow. Then the camera zooms out while sweeping right to give the first full shot and view of both of the main characters. They are shown seated at a table, with many empty bottles of liquor and glasses. 2. Then a tight reverse over the shoulder shot of Devlin’s face (Cary Grant) is next. Devlin then proclaims: “There's one more drink left apiece....   [tags: essays research papers]

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Analysis Of The Final Scenes Of Alfred Hitchcocks Notorious

- Analysis of the Final Scenes of Alfred Hitchcock's Notorious After viewing Alfred Hitchcock's Notorious for the first time, the film did not strike me as particularly complex. Nothing specific about the film lodged itself in my brain screaming for an answer—or, at least, an attempted answer. Yet, upon subsequent viewings, subtle things became more noticeable. (Perhaps Hitchcock's subtlety is what makes him so enormously popular!) Hitchcock uses motifs and objects, shot styles and shifting points of view, and light and dark to help explain the relationships between Alicia, Devlin, Sebastian and Mrs....   [tags: essays research papers]

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The Killjoy by Anne Fine

- The Killjoy by Anne Fine Main characters: Alicia Anna Davie (19 years old) and professor Ian Laidlaw(49 years old) Summary: In a late afternoon seminar in the department of politics of a Scottish university, a student was talking on about an essay that he wrote, and Professor Laidlaw tried to cut him short twice with one of his most characteristic phrases: 'Quite so. Quite so.' On the second time, Laidlaw heard a tiny noise, and he realized that it was one of the other students. Alicia Anna Davie had got the giggles....   [tags: Killjoy Fine Book Report Review]

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Come and Go Back

- The book I read is called “Come and Go Back”. This book was written by an anthropologist by the name of Joan Abelove whom lived in a village like the one in the book to study there culture. She wrote this book to explain to people through a story how there way of life is and some things which she experienced when she was there. This book is under fiction and is referred to as realistic. This book is based on events that took place in the 1970’s. This book was printed in 1998 in the United States of America; it is a Los Angeles time’s book prize finalist....   [tags: essays research papers]

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A Beautiful Mind Teaches us About Suffering from Schizophrenia

- “A Beautiful Mind” is a movie by director Ron Howard, which is based on the biography of a mathematical genius John Forbes Nash, Jr, played by Russell Crowe. Jennifer Connelly plays the role of Alicia Larde, wife of John Nash. John is a schizophrenic. He received the Nobel Prize for Economics in 1994 for developing the “game theory”. This is a movie about how schizophrenia affects the functioning of the person as well as their family. Though we will never know what it is actually like to suffer from this disorder, this movie tries to portray the experiences of a schizophrenic....   [tags: Essays on A Beautiful Mind]

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Summary of the Movie: A Beautiful Mind

- A Beautiful Mind Review A Beautiful Mind tells the life story of John Nash, a Nobel Prize winner who struggled through most of his adult life with schizophrenia. Directed by Ron Howard, this becomes a tale not only of one man's battle to overcome his own disability, but of the overreaching power of love - a theme that has been shown by many films that I enjoy. A Beautiful Mind may have been developed to be a crowd-pleaser as well as a tear-jerker, because you know this is a man’s life without falsities....   [tags: essays research papers]

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- Overcoming Adversity Questions 1. He struggles with mental and social adversity Mental Adversity: Being misfortunately intellectually challenged. Social Adversity: Being misfortunately unable to communicate with people on the same level as us. 2. Some of the difficulties that he faces in daily life with his schizophrenia are that after his hospitalization, when he is on the medication he can’t react to his wife, baby son, or anyone else. Other difficulties that he encounters is that he has 3 characters which he can only see with him all the time, which he learns to ignore so he can live his life off the medication, resulting in being able to communicate with others, and soon being able to...   [tags: essays research papers]

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Respresentation of Lolita in Society

- Respresentation of Lolita in Society Lolita represents the manifested "id" in all of us. Since her creation, she has remained an anomaly of outrage and disgust, yet, unconsciously, she is the greatest sex symbol of all times. We all crave to be the "nymphet", yet society does not accept a middle aged woman running around with pigtails and a lollipop dangling from their mouth. Middle aged women envy the nymphet in her baby-doll dress, her innocent smile, and a body that is milky-clean and flawless....   [tags: Essays Papers]

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- Intro to Sociology When asked about transsexuals, Mildred Brown, author of True Selves quoted that it is a “dilemma of feeling trapped in the wrong physical gender.” Transsexuality is a phenomenon, which really has not been scientifically examined. Through talk shows such as Jerry Springer, Jenny Jones or the Maury Show, society tends to see a one-sided view on this matter. While watching the Maury Show, “Man or Woman”, the audience’s reaction to the transsexuals on stage were not of disgust but more of awe....   [tags: Sociology Essays]

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Performance Appraisal

- Performance Appraisal The three pieces I studied were all performed by female 'rhythm and blues' artists. The pieces were: Pink - Like A Pill, Brandy - What About Us, and Janet Jackson - All For You. They all had various kinds of backing tracks with their vocals recorded on top. I wanted to achieve roughly the same kind of thing, so I used a backing track and sung on top. Most backing tracks that I use are either from a CD, downloaded off the internet or I create them myself....   [tags: Papers]

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Character and Setting in Popular Music

- Character and Setting in Popular Music Whether it is through music or written literature, such as a novel, characters convey emotion and thought. The audience understands through the characters present. Just as we find characters we love we also find characters we despise. Setting is much the same. Whether the setting is explicitly given or simply implied, the audience has a picture in mind. Sometimes it is a place of great beauty and sometimes it is a place we would rather disregard....   [tags: Music Communication Essays]

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Emma Woodhouse and Clueless Cher by Jane Austin

- Emma Woodhouse and Clueless Cher by Jane Austin Jane Austin's "Emma Woodhouse" and "Clueless" Cher, both portray the same six qualities as main characters of their respective works. These qualities are best seen as they interact with the characters around them. The first portrayal is self-control. This is portrayed in "Clueless" when Cher finally realizes Josh is the one for her and not the other guys she has gone out with (Clueless). In "Emma," Emma feels going after Frank will complete her and she ends up being successful (Emma)....   [tags: Papers]

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Odysseus in The Hero and the Goddess and Calypso and Circe

- Odysseus in The Hero and the Goddess and Calypso and Circe   Reflections on the experience of Odysseus as related to Jean Houston's The Hero and the Goddess: The Odyssey as Mystery and Initiation and Alicia LeVan's Calypso and Circe      On the lush, luxuriant island of Ogygia, Odysseus spends seven years of his ten year journey home with the beautiful seductive nymph Calypso, who virtually possesses him and compels him to live a sensual but vegetative existence.  For ten years, surrounded by men, he lived out the male heroic ideal of warrior, then spent several years further testing himself against otherworldly obstacles....   [tags: Goddess Calypso]

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The Impact of Legalizing Marijuana

- Legalizing marijuana will have a huge impact in society. People’s behaviors will change completely about it and new laws and discipline will need to be assigned for it. People use marijuana for many reasons; some use it as treatment in medicine most of the time as pain killer while others use it for their particular pleasure. Marijuana should be legalized because it is less toxic than cigarette, yet cigarette is legal, people have been using it and still use it for medicinal reasons, people will make legal benefit money from selling it, and the government will take control of the illegal selling of marijuana in the street and will make taxes money....   [tags: government will finally take control of industry]

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College Admissions Essay: My Days as a Gardener

- My Days as a Gardener 'Mom, how do you make a garden?' 'You plant seeds. You can buy them at the nursery.' 'Can I plant a garden?' Now this is the kind of question a mother wants to hear from her children. Not 'Can I play on the interstate?' or 'If I eat this will I die?' Something, instead, wholesome and good. An activity that not only teaches, but puts fresh produce on her table. It was decided, then, that planting a garden would be my summer project. My mother and I planned for it to be located behind our garage, in a sunny area of our otherwise shady backyard....   [tags: College Admissions Essays]

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California School Shooting

- California School Shooting On March 5, 2001 a fifteen year-old freshman at Santana High School in Santee, California shot and killed two classmates and wounded thirteen other people. The San Diego Country District Attorney, Paul Pfingst says, "The fifteen year-old will most likely be tried as an adult". One student John Schardt saw the shooter stepping out of the bathroom with a smile on his face while shooting rounds at people. When the shooting started the faculty tried to evacuate the school before anyone was injured and it was said that it was utter chaos by some of the students and some off the students had no idea what was going on....   [tags: News]

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- Now that this journey is declared officially “OVER” I would like for all of you teachers to recognize all my patience, understanding, and my abilities of persuasion. For all of you who made my life miserable and impossible, I still love ya!. * I would like to dedicate my abilities of skipping class to Mr. Diaz because without him, I wouldn’t be where I am right know. Thank you for never noticing. * I would also like to dedicate all my sore throats to Mr. Williams because without them, I probably wouldn’t be able to spit as many times as I did your coffee mug....   [tags: essays research papers]

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Generations Repeated

- Sine the start of the town Macondo, the Buendia family has made very poor decisions in their lifetime. The choices they have made have caused the generations from then on to be repeated. Descisions that had been made in the beginning were being made in the end. In the novel, One Hundred Years Of Solitude, Gabriel Garcia Marquez displays how poor decisions made in he beginning can effect life in the future. At the end of the book, Gabriel Garcia Marquez tells how aureliano has finished classifying the alphebet of the parchments made by Melquiedes six generations before....   [tags: essays research papers]

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The Horrors of Animal Testing

- Every year over 100 million animals die in the US; the cause for these deaths, animal testing. This injustice to animals involves testing products such as medical drugs or makeup, on poor imprisoned animals that don’t have the ability to stand for their own rights as most of us do. Animals used for testing are given products that may result in burning, poisoning, or death. These animals are forced to live in confined spaces where they wait until the next horrible experiment. They are, tortured beyond imagination as they are sometimes even cut open while they are alive (know as vivisection), either with expired analgesics or even without them....   [tags: animal abuse and exploitation]

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Media’s Sexualization of Children

-     One very disturbing trend in fashion, advertising, and particularly recently in the music industry is the sexualization of children, especially girls. They are constantly portrayed as sexual caricatures of adults. In some cases, young children are portrayed scanty-clad. In yet others, they are wearing such outfits and mimicking sexual poses. In other cases, a teenager or young adult is dressed in a way to make her appear younger. She may be wearing a cheerleader uniform, a school-girl uniform, she may be posing clutching a stuffed animal, or with dolls, etc....   [tags: Argumentative Persuasive Topics]

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I Have a Mom and a Dad, But Not a Family

- My parents decided to get a divorce less than two years ago, in fact, this weekend marks the two-year anniversary of the day they decided to split up. The Sunday after Thanksgiving; it is a day that no one in my family will ever forget I am sure. The four of us were sitting around the square, wooden dinner table eating leftover turkey and stuffing. Mom and Dad had been fighting since we had gotten home from church. Alex and I had spent the remainder of the morning hiding upstairs with our stereos turned up to their maximum levels to drown out the sound of Mom and Dad screaming downstairs....   [tags: First Person Narrative Examples]

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An Explication of The Garden of Love

- An Explication of The Garden of Love       My original interpretation of "The Garden of Love" encompassed the speaker as a person who was scared to move on in their life and in love. I thought (he) was afraid of failure, afraid of losing childhood innocence in the wake of adulthood decisions and expectations. I funneled my theory into a neat little package that contained the Chapel as a symbol for marriage (or adult themes), and the Garden to stand for his life, or thoughts. I further belabored my opinion and interpretation....   [tags: Garden of Love Essays]

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I Was a Willing Participant

- I Was a Willing Participant Toward the end of last semester, I registered for this class mainly for one reason: I had had Emily as a professor before, I liked her class and her teaching style very much, and I wanted to again take a class she was teaching. This was my first opportunity to do so, and I jumped on it. In the bulletin, the class was described as the Graduate Writing Seminar, and through the grapevine, I found out it was not a creative writing class, but instead, a study in critical feminist pedagogies.What the hell, I thought....   [tags: Personal Narrative Writing]

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Lolita: The Etymology of a Nymphet

- Lolita: The Etymology of a Nymphet The novel Lolita concerns a relationship characterized by obsession by a middle aged man, Humbert, for a prepubescent girl, Lolita. This fictional relationship has been a source of many questions as to what the writer, Vladimir Nabokov, had in mind when he wrote the novel. Thus, the novel has been looked at from different aspects in attempting to come up with what it portrays. Humbert, in his flowery description of Lolita, uses the word "nymphet" to refer not only to her but also to other girls of her age and characteristics....   [tags: Essays Papers]

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West Nile Virus: The Silent, Deadly Killer

- West Nile Virus: The Silent, Deadly Killer Webster’s defines a virus as being a ultramicroscopic infectious agent that replicates itself only within cells of living hosts. In the article, “A New Transcontinental Disease: The West Nile Virus,” by Alicia Campbell and H. Michael Dreher, the authors describe exactly what the virus is, the history of the virus, and how to treat it. It was published in 2002 in Medsurg Nursing because the virus itself was becoming more and more of a threat to the public welfare....   [tags: Essays Papers]

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A Beautiful Mind

- A Beautiful Mind The movie "A Beautiful Mind" tells the story of Nobel Prize winner John Nash's struggle with schizophrenia. It follows his journey from the point where he is not even aware he has schizophrenia, to the point where Nash and his wife find a way to manage his condition. The movie provides a lot of information and insight into the psychological condition of schizophrenia, including information on the symptoms, the treatment and cures, the life for the individual and for the individual's family....   [tags: Movie Film Beautiful Mind Schizophrenia Essays]

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Breastfeeding vs. Bottle Feeding

- Children come into this world completely helpless, unable to even comprehend their surroundings not to mention the process that they have just taken part in. Because of this, infants are completely reliable on the individuals around them. It is the duty of the parents to take care of and nurture their children. Parents are to provide for their children both through emotional needs as well as survival needs. Newborns need to be fed through means of milk, thus relying on a decision by their mother and father of whether to breastfeed or bottle feed....   [tags: Breastfeeding vs. Formula]

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- Some kids thought hide and go seek was boring, as did I. Playing hide and seek through out my neighborhood was one of the things all the little kids did. Every person in this block knew of each other. I never had fun because everyone always would get in fights and the game always ended early. Yet, for some reason this game was intensified by creating teams where one team being the hunters who protect home base and the hunted who are trying to reach it before being tagged by the hunter. So because of his there were always heated arguments that turned into fights....   [tags: essays research papers]

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Sir Anton Dolin

- Sir Anton Dolin Dancer and choreographer Anton Dolin has been called “one of the most colorful and vital figures in modern ballet.” As a member of internationally known ballet companies or as director of his own troupes, this British-born artist has toured Europe and America for the past twenty years. Anton Dolin, originally Patrick Healey-Kay, was born on July 27, 1904, in Slinfold, Sussex, England. He is one of the three sons of George Henry and Helen Maude (Healey) Kay. When he was ten years of age his parents moved from Slinfold to Brighton....   [tags: essays research papers]

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The History of the Nutcracker Ballet

- The History of The Nutcracker Ballet When we think about The Nutcracker today, we see a memorable story about a girl (Marie) receiving a magical gift at a Christmas party from her mysterious Uncle Dosselmeyer. The gift is a nutcracker. Later that night, the nutcracker ends up turning into a Prince after defeating the Mouse King and saves Marie. Then, he takes Marie to a land called The Kingdom of Sweets where she is greeted by the Sugarplum fairy. This story is one of the most recognized ballets across the globe....   [tags: essays research papers]

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Charles Dickens - Depiction of the Hard Lives of Children

- Every author has a certain theme to all of their novels, no matter how different they may be one can always see something within a story that links to another one of the authors stories. The themes are also different for each author, some being happiness where the characters have good luck, while other novels are sadder, and have darker themes to them. One author who has a darker theme that is connected through his books is Charles Dickens; the theme that can be found in most of his novels is one where the main character is mostly a child and they are going through a hard time in their life, but how he knew about the hard lives of children has been wondered about before and there is proof th...   [tags: European Literature]

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My Favorite Website is Rollingstone

- As s fan of music, movies, TV and just about all things pop culture it was hard for me to choose which was my favorite website. In this day and age, any and all information is just a click away. I chose a website that gives me access to all of these things and more, As I subscriber to the magazine since 1997, I remember getting excited when they day came every 2 weeks or so (depending on the US postal service) when a new Rolling Stone magazine would find it's way into my mailbox....   [tags: Internet]

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A Beautiful Mind

- A Beautiful Mind This is a true story about John Nash Jr, who unfortunately was discovered in his adult life as having a terrible illness, paranoid schizophrenia. The story begins in 1947, with John Nash as a student at Princeton. He tries to portray himself as being really smart, but right off you can tell there is something wrong with him, by the look in his eyes. He finally he comes up with a game theory. This theory is thought to be incredible and he is offered a job at M.I.T. He gets married and has a child....   [tags: Movies Film]

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The House On Mango Street

- Cisneros & The House on Mango St. When you watch the television and see all of these great success stories of people, especially people of color, making it out of the projects, it’s more than likely that you’ll about the struggles they faced during their upbringing. Not to mention that we love to hear stories like these, or in this case read about them. Sandra Cisneros did a great job on illustrating her fictional character Esperanza’s struggles of understanding machismo, her sexuality/gender, and living in the slums on Mango St....   [tags: Sandra Cisneros]

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Things Not Seen

- The book Things Not Seen is very interesting. It talks about a boy named Bobby that is invisible and one day while he is rushing out of the library door he bumps into a girl named Alicia who he is surprised to find out that she isn’t startled by seeing the appearance of an invisible man it isn’t until after he raps himself back up in his disguise that he notices that Alicia is blind. Bobby is a hardcore boy that likes to read. He liked to be like the books he read, hard to break open but after the shell is broken all the information spills out....   [tags: essays research papers]

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A Beautiful Mind

- “To see is to believe…” This is a famous quote that has been passed on from one generation to another generation, and has been securely kept deep within my views and perceptions in my life. Actually, that is one of my favorite quotations since my childhood years. However, after watching this movie, my perception was opened to a lot of realizations and realizations in life that I never thought of before. One of these realizations is the fact that seeing something is not a guarantee for you to believe that it really exists....   [tags: Film Review]

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Friendships and Hollywood in Lisi Harrison's "Dial L for Loser"

- This story is about 3 really good friends who are twelve and travel from New York to Hollywood for an opportunity of a lifetime. They’re going to Hollywood to audition for a part in a movie, two of the girls get cut and become very jealous of the girl that makes it. Massie and Alicia are ready to pack their bags and go home, but Claire the girl that got the part, doesn’t want her friends to leave. So she asks around the studio and finds out that there is a job for the girls to film behind the scenes....   [tags: Dial L for Loser, Lisi Harrison,]

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How Personal Credit Affects Small Business Borrowing

- How personal credit affects small business borrowing Unlike the CEOs of major public company whose personal financial situation has little effect on their companies’ borrowing, if you are a small business owner, your personal credit is a major factor influencing your company’s access to capital. The power of personal credit scores to predict small business loan repayment, the legal structure of many small businesses, and small business owners’ use of personal guarantees and personal borrowing to finance business operations all link small business owners’ personal credit to their companies’ access to capital....   [tags: public company, financial situations]

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Drugs and a New Age Experience

- Drugs and a New Age Experience A New Age experience is an experience in which one is able to appreciate that not everything in their lives is perfect. Many practices and rituals such as rolfing, massage therapy, palm reading, meditation, yoga, and much more are considered New Age experiences. I have decided to write about the drug ecstasy for my paper. I believe that doing ecstasy or "rolling" is a new age experience because it provides a look into one's inner self. It allows one to escape from everyday life for a few hours, it provides an escape from the mores of mainstream society....   [tags: Papers]

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The Tombstone

- The definition of a museum is "a building or place where works of art, scientific specimens, or other objects of permanent value are kept and displayed." What better place to find an object of permanent value than a cemetery. I searched through four museums and could not find anything that peaked my interest into my study of humanities until at last it hit me, a cemetery I had passed countless times as a child that I had never truly thought of at all. At the corner of Cypresswood and I-45 I began to sift into a cemetery that I had no true interest in, or so I thought....   [tags: Philosophy]

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The Effects of Animal Abuse

- Animal abuse tends to take the backseat to human abuse but it can often be the first signs of an abusive personality and of possible physical and emotional abuse of a person. Abusing animals is can be the first sign of a potential serial killer. Organizations both big, such as PETA and the Humane Society, and small, such as The Pegasus Project, work to rescue, rehabilitate, and ideally rehome abused and neglected animals. Many domestic violence reports state that the abuse started with the abuser harming the victim’s pet before the victim was ever even touched....   [tags: Animal Rights ]

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Historical Development and Administration of Valproic Acid

- Historical Development Valproic acid has an analogue found in nature in the form of the valerian plant. This chemical was artificially synthesized in 1882 using the chemical in valerian as a reference. The chemical is a liquid at room temperature and was and was for a long time employed as a chemically inert solvent. Application for the drug was discovered as an anticonvulsant and antiepileptic drug in 1962 by the French researcher Pierre Eymard while he was comparing different compound for antisezure properties....   [tags: Breakdown, Usage, Effects]

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Bathroom Ideas Sure To Improve any Bathroom

- The luxuriously indulgent atmosphere that used to only be found in spas can now be brought into your home by using a few ingenious bathroom ideas. The only limitations to making a home's bathroom into a sumptuous space are a person's budget and imagination. That said though, there are ideas that can be used with any budget to make a bathroom into a space fit for royalty. One way to make a bathroom into an area fit for a prince or princess is to install large bathtubs into a bathroom. Out of all of the various bathroom ideas out there, this one is guaranteed to help create a comfortable area for anyone to enjoy in a home's bathroom....   [tags: Large Bathtub, Placing Lights]

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Bathroom Remodel Ideas Guaranteed to Improve a Home's Value

- The average rate on investment return with a bathroom remodeling project is between 80 and 90 percent. Therefore, there is no time like the present to examine bathroom remodel ideas and begin planning how you want to remodel your home's bathroom. You are sure to not only improve the value of your home with a bathroom remodeling project, but also you are going to enhance the overall beauty and ambiance of your home's decor. One of the simplest bathroom remodel ideas that will be certain to improve your home's value is to add towel racks in your bathroom....   [tags: Towel Rack, Vanity]

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Alicia Zakon’s Poem, Remote Control

- Two of the main elements in any poem are theme and symbolism. This holds true in Alicia Zakon’s poem titled “Remote Control”. It essentially tells about the relationship between a man and a woman, and how the man has the remote control to the woman's life. The symbols used are very meaningful to the overall theme. The theme of "Remote Control" is also very important, and not just a topic for a good poem but a real problem in society too. The writing would be much less effective if not for the symbols used throughout the very strong overall message....   [tags: Poetry Alicia Zakon Remote Control]

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Alicia, By F. Scott Fitzgerald

- It was a very warm afternoon and The Two Friendly Witches, Alicia and Phoebe decided that the best place for them was to stay inside their cool home. Alicia was reading one of the stories that grandpa had written about them. This time she was re reading the story about the time that Angry and Fatlips escaped from jail. Alicia loved all grandpa 's stories, but this story was one of her favourites. Phoebe was laying on the couch with a mirror on her hand and was admiring her beautiful face. As she was doing this she kept looking over at Alicia to compare her beauty and although she did not say anything she felt sorry for Alicia....   [tags: 2007 singles, 2005 singles, Prince, 2006 albums]

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The Interview On Alicia Burke

- The interview on Alicia Burke made me realize why I have a passion for nursing. By her going in dept on the personal part of the interview, I was able to see why nurses are so humane. Through this interview I was edified on how the West Georgia Health operates things. Moreover, it taught me that as a Christian I may end up surrounded by ungodly employees however, it is up to me to have interactions with them. The path to becoming a nurse may include sweat and tears, but the outcome is a joy that no one can take away....   [tags: Nursing, Nurse, Florence Nightingale, Nurses]

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Alicia Moore (Pink)

- Alicia Moore (Pink) Alicia Moore, or Pink as she is better known, has become a music sensation around the United States. My reason for choosing her as a topic is the fact that she was born and raised in Doylestown, Pennsylvania my hometown. Doylestown is about an hour northeast of Philadelphia, and it’s easy to take note of anyone famous who comes out of D-Town, as it is called, because it is not the largest of areas. Pink went to the rival high school of mine, Central Bucks High School West, and I actually know a few people who knew her as Alicia Moore through various activities....   [tags: Biography Singer Pink Essays]

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Go And Come Back By Alicia

- In reading the book “Go and come back” I was taken to a place that was described the way I remember camping in the jungles of Belize. From constantly swatting bugs away from myself to bathing in a creek, the village described in the book seemed very minimalist with only a place to sleep and a place to cook for each family. The people of the village lived off the land and each person played a role, when the men would go deep into the woods and hunt if they brought back an animal he would share it with the whole village, and that was expected....   [tags: Culture, Change, Sociology, Alcoholic beverage]

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Women in Music Entertainment

- Women in Music Entertainment There are so many talented female artists in music today that it's hard not to think of some right off the top of my head. Not only do they have great voices, but they're successful and confident, not to mention pretty darn rich. Some of these artists knew that they were going to become a star while they were still in diapers. The two females that I will be highlighting are two of the younger musical talents that are out in the industry at this time. They both worked hard to get to where they are today by starting off with many of the same dreams and aspirations many of us women share....   [tags: Alicia Keys Gwen Stefani Essays]

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Dissimilar Lives Create Different Expectations in Everyday Use

- What generates the magnificence of every individual’s self-image and outer-image is the multiplicity of choice, right to opinion, and an inimitable desired path in life. What is it that defines right or immoral choices in an individual’s life. Is there reason to condemn someone of doing wrong or deem unworthy because his or her lifestyle doesn’t correspond with the onlooker. In Alice Walker’s “Everyday Use” the principal character, Dee, is viewed by her narrating mother as leading a controversial and distasteful life; however, Dee is not an unpleasant and naïve young woman as her character is portrayed from her mother’s cross perspective....   [tags: alicia walker, opinion, self image]

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Analysis Of Pink Family Portrait By Scott, Storch And Alecia

- Pink family portrait is a song composed by Scott, Storch and Alecia. The content of the story revolves around a family member trying to persuade the father not to run away from them in the time of difficulty. The song also talks about the challenges faced by family members as they try to forge unity and love to overcome certain predicaments in life. A lot of repetition and use of figurative language have been used to make the theme of the song come out clearly. The main aim of the song is to pass the message of the family union that is important in achieving love and peaceful co-existence....   [tags: Word, Phrase, Songwriter, Prince]

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Analysis Of The Song ' Family Portrait ' By Alecia Beth Moore

- My family has never been surrounded by a white picket fence. The song “Family Portrait” explains the dilemmas that the writer, Alecia Beth Moore, better known as Pink, experienced during her parents ' divorce. The song portrays the negative effects a separation or divorce can amplify onto a young child. My parents are still married, yet they continue to debate about pointless topics. As a result of these quarrels, my parents separated when I was 9 years old, my father remained in New York while my mother, sister and I settled in Florida....   [tags: Family, Mother, Father, World War III]

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Alecia Beth Moor: From Troubled Teen to P!nk Superstar

- Alecia Beth Moore: From Troubled Teen to P!nk Superstar “I was extreme… From skateboarder to hip-hopper to rave child to lead singer of a rock band - I did it all, and all at the same time (P!nk Quotes).” Alecia Beth Moore took music as most people knew it and made her own style. In order to appreciate P!nk’s original music, one must understand P!nk’s defective childhood, how she overcame the struggles in her life, and the foundation and inspiration she left for other upcoming musical artists. P!nk was born Alecia Beth Moore in Doylestown, Pennsylvania on September 8, 1979....   [tags: contemporary pop artists and singers]

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Sexual History Paper : Sex History

- Sexual History Paper Last Friday evening, I had the pleasure of interviewing one of my best friends, Alicia for my sexual history paper. Alicia and I have been friends for over a decade, but there were details about her sexual life I was unaware of until now. Because Alicia and I are so close, she had no problem disclosing intimate details of her personal life to me. After the interview concluded, I felt I now knew even more about her and gained new insight to what Alicia is. Around age twelve, Alicia entered puberty....   [tags: Sexual intercourse, Human sexuality]

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Clash Of The Champions Kick Off

- Clash of the Champions Kick-Off Hosts an Eye-Opening Defeat to Alicia Fox Keyword tag: WWE, Alicia Fox, Nia Jax, African-American Diva Champion, Raw, Florida, Hawaiian Clash of the Champions Kick-Off 2016: Nia Jax vs. Alicia Fox Native Hawaiian Nia Jax and Florida-born Alicia Fox performed their gut smashing match for the fans during the Clash of Champions Kick-Off Show on September 25th. According to sources, a few months ago, Nia experienced a matchmaking confrontation with Alicia after one of her wrestling companions received an eye-opening defeat in the debuting 2016 WWE arena....   [tags: World Wrestling Entertainment]

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Movie Review : ' Notorious '

- The sequence I have chosen to analyze comes from the Alfred Hitchcock film, Notorious. It is the sequence where Devlin (Cary Grant) introduces Alicia (Ingrid Bergman) to the job the secret agency hopes she will do. I will be looking at and analyzing how the sequence was constructed, what effects it has on the spectators, how the sequence advances the narrative, and how the filmic elements presented relate to the ideas and themes of the film. The sequence begins when Devlin enters his and Alicia 's apartment to her preparing dinner for the two of them....   [tags: Love, Romance, Romance]

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Childhood Development And The Best Ways

- Childhood development and the best way to educate students are issues that have been theorized from multiple perspectives. The common elements within these theories are, children need structure, a learning environment that is safe, purposeful curricula, and a teacher that genuinely cares. In the case study of Alicia, a teenage adolescent who appears to have behavior issues and struggle academically, the theories of Lev Vygotsky and the American Physiological Association journal on adolescent cognitive development will be utilized to analyze her behavior and the best strategies for instructions....   [tags: Psychology, Educational psychology]

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The Real Life Story Of John Nash Who Was A Paranoid Schizophrenic

- A beautiful mind explored the real life story of John Nash who was a paranoid schizophrenic. The film was a biographical drama which was released in 2001. Russell Crowe was assigned to portray Mr. Nash and Jennifer Connelly played his wife, Alicia Nash. The film began with him at a ceremony as a graduate student at Princeton University (he was awarded the Carnegie scholarship for mathematics). He met other graduates like himself, but he seemed slightly out of place. He first met his “roommate” (one of the characters he had imagined) Charles Herman while John was settling in....   [tags: Schizophrenia, Mental disorder, A Beautiful Mind]

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The Cherry Lady ( Tlc )

- The company was started by Alicia Gans. Alicia with six years of experience started The Cherry Lady LLC. The Cherry Lady (TLC) was started in October 2004 to commercially produce her distinctive chocolate. TLC had been a cottage operation, specializing in producing premium quality, hand-made chocolate confections. TLC has grown exponentially over the years. They would be requiring over 100 pounds, until recently receiving 5,000 and 10,000 pound orders. This company became a preferred vendor of Epicurean Selections....   [tags: Marketing, Chocolate, Product management]

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Descriptive Essay : My Camping Trip

- Our Camping Trip I awoke to the sun piercing through the screen of my tent while stretching my arms out wide to nudge my friend Alicia to wake up. “Finally!” I said to Alicia, the countdown is over. As I unzip the screen door and we climb out of our tent, I’m embraced with the aroma of campfire burritos that Alicia’s mom Nancy was preparing for us on her humungous skillet. While we wait for our breakfast to be finished, me and Alicia, as we do every morning, head to the front convenient store for our morning french vanilla cappuccino....   [tags: Camping, Tent, Campsite, Campfire]

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Descriptive Essay - Original Writing

- I awoke to the sun piercing through the screen of my tent while stretching my arms out wide to nudge my friend Alicia to wake up. “Finally!” I said to Alicia, the countdown is over. As I unzip the screen door and we climb out of our tent, I’m embraced with the aroma of campfire burritos that Alicia’s mom Nancy was preparing for us on her gargantuan skillet. While we wait for our breakfast to be finished, me and Alicia, as we do every morning, head to the front convenient store for our morning french vanilla cappuccino....   [tags: Camping, Tent, Campsite, Campfire]

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Companionship, Comfort, Reliability, All Things A Brother Or Sister Can Offer

- Companionship, comfort, reliability, all things a brother or sister can offer. As a young girl I constantly pestered my parents for a sibling. I yearned for a partner in crime, a best friend that wasn 't just there on the occasional Saturday night. Having a sibling was in my eyes, an even better present than the new Polly Pockets I had been obsessing with. The grass is always greener on the other side as they say. When my wish was granted in an unorthodox way I realized the grass may appear greener on the other side, but appearances can indeed be deceiving....   [tags: Family, Sibling, Suffering, Parent]

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The Melancholy Hussar of the German Legion

- The Melancholy Hussar of the German Legion is a social romantic tragedy. Phyllis lives in her secluded world and becomes so happy when loved by a young German soldier of 22 years called Tina Mattthäus who serves in the British York Hussars. As it is against the rules of the society at that time to marry such a fellow, Mattthäus asks Phyllis to fly with him to Germany. He makes all preparations and she even agrees. When it is time to leave with him, however, it happens that her fiancé Humphrey Gould returns....   [tags: Literary Analysis]

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Choices And Types Of Lifestyle

- Choices and types of lifestyle a person chooses help to create a person 's identity. However when the choices and the lifestyle chosen are affected by the various forces, it can create fake identity of that person. In “Selections from “Hard to Get: Twenty-Something Women and the Paradox of Sexual Freedom,” the author Leslie Bell insist that pressure from society and family create a complex situation for young women where they are forced to divide their choices and choose a lifestyle. The author writes about the the uncertainty and lost identities of young women 's....   [tags: English-language films, American films, Identity]

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Choices And Types Of Lifestyle

- Choices and types of lifestyle a young woman chooses help them to create their identity. However when the choices and the lifestyle chosen are affected by the various forces, it can create a fake identity of that young women. In “Selections from “Hard to Get: Twenty-Something Women and the Paradox of Sexual Freedom,” the author Leslie Bell insists that pressure from a young women’s traditional community and family create a complex situation for young women where they are forced to divide their choices and choose a lifestyle....   [tags: Woman, English-language films, Girl, Choice]

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Culture Of Sexual Freedom By Leslie Bell

- Cultures in The Dark In his essay, Selections from Hard to Get: Twenty-Something Women and the Paradox of Sexual Freedom, Leslie Bell investigates the rapid change in women rights the past decades that leaves some women confused about their identity today. This issue is important to psychotherapists like Bell because women part of minority societies are starting to experience an identity crisis. In this paper, I will analyze Leslie Bell’s claim that splitting occurs because women have a tough time finding an identity because of cultural pressure and fear being controlled by men, offering the counterargument that it is because of cultural misunderstanding of nowadays values and freedoms for...   [tags: Woman, Culture, Women's suffrage]

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My Employment With Iec / Uei Gardena

- My employment with IEC/UEI Gardena began on April 13, 2015, my first day at the campus my campus president Alicia Paul expressed to me that the reason I was hired was due to her. Alicia expressed that Kristine Grossman, Regional Vice President of Admissions, had another candidate in mind. At the time I was grateful for the opportunity and dismissed the comment. My first week according to Kristine would be training, I was handed a binder with copied material and asked to review it. Walking into the operation, I was informed there were a series of issues with the Admissions department prior to me being hired....   [tags: Vice President of the United States, Employment]

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A Beautiful Mind By John Forbes

- In the film, “A Beautiful Mind”, John Forbes Nash starts his career at Princeton University as a mathematics student in graduate school where he was known for his intelligence. Brilliant but somewhat arrogant and antisocial man, Nash preferred to spend most of his time seeing and making mathematical formulas associated with regular occurrences and he eventually wanted to create a revolutionary equation in mathematics. Nash also spent some time with his roommate, Charles, who was a student of English Literature....   [tags: Schizophrenia, Psychosis, A Beautiful Mind]

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Analysis Of The Movie ' The Right Of Bear Arms '

- The Right to Bear Arms At eight o’clock in the evening, a man knocks on Alicia’s door. She is not expecting company, so she looks out the window. She finds a strange man standing in front of her door. She decides not to open the door, and she goes and sits in the back room. The man continues to knock on the door, each knock becoming more forceful than the last. Alicia decides to call 911, however there is a delay. The cops will not be able to get to her home for at least fifteen minutes. She keeps the operator on the phone, and she loads her pistol while the strange man continues to try to get into her house....   [tags: Firearm, Concealed carry in the United States]

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Narrative Essay - Original Writing

- I shot up in bed, still feeling the rapid thundering in my chest. My neck was drenched in sweat. I felt chills down my spine as it instantly cooled. I looked around my room – empty, dark, and quiet. I felt relieved, yet overwhelmed with sadness. This dream occurs more and more often as I get older. It starts off in a child’s bedroom in a small apartment. I can smell the smoke and see myself as a child. I am crying and screaming for “Mommy!” There was no fire in the room, but I could see dark air coming through the crack of the door....   [tags: Feeling, English-language films, 2007 singles]

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Movie Analysis : The Movie ' Notorious ' And ' The Birds '

- In nearly all of Hitchcock’s films, behind many male characters lies a strong mother figure. In keeping with Freudian psychology, the mother plays an important role in our understanding of the characters. During his career, Hitchcock’s own mother had passed away and many critics speculate that he crafted these mothers to express those repressed emotions. Three films with particularly interesting mother characters include Notorious, Pyscho, and The Birds. Each have a very unique backstory but remain a central part of the movie’s storyline and our understanding of the son....   [tags: Sigmund Freud, Family, Mother, Alfred Hitchcock]

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A Recap Of Telling Women 's Lives Course

- A Recap of Telling Women’s Lives Course From the moment humans are born, the role of gender takes a vital stance. Gender is known to differentiates a man from a woman, and vice-versa. Thus, an awareness of intersectionality creates the identity of an individual. therefore, illustrates the life events a person will endeavor. As far as history goes, women are an important factor but history fails to recognize the revolution and impact women made upon society. The word itself reveals it, it’s his-story....   [tags: Gender role, Woman, Gender, Audre Lorde]

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Women 's Impact On Women

- From the moment humans are born, the role of gender takes a vital stance. Gender is known to differentiates a man from a woman, and vice-versa. Thus, an awareness of intersectionality creates the identity of an individual, therefore, illustrates the life events a person will endeavor. As far as history goes, women are an important factor but history fails to recognize the revolution and impact women made upon society. The word itself reveals it, it’s his-story. However, through the study of the lives of activists, feminist-leaders, authors and even, my grandmother, these women share a common ground, the knack of flourishing....   [tags: Gender role, Woman, Gender, Audre Lorde]

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Results Week One : A Experiment

- Results Week One: Week one was a preparation for week two, so there are no results for that week. Results Week Two: Figure 1.1 shows the screen of the computer when the students were comparing the differences between the DNA sequences of the bitter-taste of different animals. Figure 1.2 shows the actual genome of the bitter-taste between the animals. The stars under the genomes show the similarities over all the animals. Figure 1.3 shows the Genomic DNA of the students. This genome shows whether the student will be able to taste a paper....   [tags: DNA, Genetics, Gene, Evolution]

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The Electoral Simulation Of The Election Simulation

- Throughout the Election Simulation, I worked with my cartoonist group Fariha, Tasniya, Ariane, and Flo to come up with ideas to draw for the newspaper based on what we learned and observed about all the Democratic and Republican Candidates. We worked together to come up with a logo for the newspaper and after we decided on the logo for HawkWord with the title HawkWord and the hawk in the middle. We transformed it to the computer to edit the logo. This was a great experience and I enjoyed doing this because as the media group we were all working in different groups and assigned different stories and topics so that our newspaper for HawkWord was successful....   [tags: Voting, Democracy, Elections, Newspaper]

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Mr. Frank And Frank 's Offer For The Lawn Mower And Margaret

- Assignment #2 1. (A) Yes, an acceptance for the offer was communicated between Margaret and Frank. Margaret saw Frank’s offer for the lawn mower, and Margaret said that she would buy it for the asking price of $200. Since Margaret did not bargain for another price, and used the words “I will,” she indicated that she accepted the offer that Frank had originally advertised. A contract was also formed between both parties when Margaret accepted the offer. In order for a contract to be enforceable, both participants need to have the capacity to enter into a contract....   [tags: Contract, Contract law, Breach of contract]

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A Room Of One 's Own By Virginia Woolf

- The Education to Progressive Anger The prevailing standards of masculinity have placed a trivial label on female values compared to the values of men. Most noticeably, A Room of One’s Own, authored by Virginia Woolf, effectively conveys the inequalities between men and women. During this era, Woolf recognizes the literary cannon works of women; her successful recognitions allow for the questioning as to why these accomplished female authors are not given the acknowledgment to which they are entitled....   [tags: Male, Gender, Female, Sex]

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