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Julia Ward Howe: More than the Battle Hymn

- Julia Ward Howe: More than the Battle Hymn "Mine Eyes have seen the coming of the Glory of the Lord…." Almost effortlessly the rest of the familiar tune comes rolling off the tongue. The battle Hymn of the Republic, a traditional and powerful patriotic hymn, will undoubtedly remain that way for years to come. However is the average American able to place a face with that tune. Julia Ward Howe was the bright mind behind the Battle Hymn, but she did not stop there. Howe's life and poetry succeeded in meshing contrasting religions and beliefs, as well as strengthen and challenge the freedoms of women during her time....   [tags: Poet Julia Ward Howe Papers]

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A Reflection on Mark My Words: Letters of a Businessman to his Son by G Kingsley Ward

- A Reflection on Mark My Words: Letters of a Businessman to his Son by G Kingsley Ward Common sense is a disappearing art form not only from business but also from society. It used to be that students seeking a higher education would go to school to build around their common sense. Today students go to school in the hopes of attaining common sense. I'm afraid our society has become so emotionally driven that decisions are made on emotion rather than common sense....   [tags: Ward Kingsley Mark Words]

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Ward of the State

- Shannon heard her stepfather coming up the stairs and quickly raced for the closet where she had already prepared her hiding place. Huddled under a pile of clothing, she listened as he came closer. He stopped as he entered the room and she knew he would be surprised to find her bed empty. He must be trying to figure out where to look next. Her heart pounded so hard she thought he must surely be able to hear it and she scarcely breathed as he stopped outside the closet door. Opening it slowly he looked inside but seemed unable to see her as he closed it and walked into another room....   [tags: Social Wrok]

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Ward V. Texas ( 1942 )

- Ward v. Texas (1942) I. Synopsis William Ward, an African American male, faced accusations of murder in Titus County, Texas. On the 24th of June, 1939 Levi Brown, a seventy-two year old white male, was found murdered in a field of grass. Brown was last seen in a discussion with an African American female and a petitioner. A medical examiner later identified that the death was due to strangulation by the discoloration on Mr. Brown’s neck and the distention of the eyes II. Content of Litigation Plaintiff William Ward admitted after multiple hours of interrogation that he had an altercation with Levi Brown over an unpaid debt....   [tags: United States Constitution]

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SWOT Analysis of Montgomery Ward's

- [Type the document title]   Page No. Content 02 Introduction 03 Company Background 03-04 Early History 04 Synopsis (Montgomery Ward) 05 Primary Customers 05 Competitors 06 SWAT Analysis 07 Company Failure (Bankruptcy, restructuring and liquidation) 08 Some common reasons for company failure 08 Why Montgomery ward is no more 09-10 Survival of the fittest: How could Montgomery would survived 10 Recommendation 11 Conclusion 12 References Introduction Montgomery Ward is the name of two generally unique American retail ventures....   [tags: failed companies, rebate retailers]

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The Ninth Ward and Character Development

- One can learn responsibility through experience, whether the experience is great, or if it is tragic. In The Ninth Ward by Jewell Parker Rhodes, twelve year old Lanesha demonstrates her growth by bringing her and others to safety during a deadly storm. Once nurtured and cared for by her non-biological grandmother, Lanesha learns to take care of herself and others. This significance shows her transitioning from a girl to a young woman. Hurricane Katrina is approaching New Orleans, Louisiana, including the Ninth Ward, where Lanesha and her guardian, Mama Ya-Ya live....   [tags: Jewell Parker Rhodes novel analysis]

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Salvage The Bones By Jesmyn Ward

- Teenagers often wish their parents would leave them alone. However, in Salvage the Bones by Jesmyn Ward, Esch Batiste wishes just the opposite. With her mother dead and her father distant, she lacks a guiding force in life. Parents should be the first and longest lasting teachers in a child’s life, passing on lessons and offering support for their growth. Not having parental figures is tragically detrimental to a child’s maturation, leaving them alone to figure out the world, which often comes with the cost of making misinformed decisions....   [tags: Mother, Parent, Life, Father]

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Religion and Human Nature by Keith Ward

- Introduction Keith Ward, is known as an Anglican priest and has held positions in social theology, history, and philosophy of religion at King’s College, University of London. Ultimately, Ward held religious Professor chairs at The University of Oxford and Cannon of Christ Church Cathedral. Ward has released numerous publications in philosophy and theology throughout his time employed as Professor at these Universities. From Ward’s series of comparative theology publications came, Religion and Human Nature....   [tags: book review]

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The Life and Writing of Liza Ward

- The Life and Writing of Liza Ward Liza Ward I imagine wore pearls and a sweet grin; she wrote of abiding emptiness. An image of neatly trimmed edges in navy blue with long brunette waves of classic beauty, her words echo with hollow despair and the impossibility of overcoming the past. Answering the phone for this interview, a high-pitched, girlie voice chirps “Hi, how are you?” with genuine interest. Her novel speaks from the other side, from the silence of a happy life. After reading her first novel, Outside Valentine, I expected a measured, soft voice that would stretch around the ball of emptiness at the center of all that is human, a voice that arcs in stabbing, eloquent tones, speak...   [tags: Authors]

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Plastic Bags Are Good For You By Katherine Mangu-Ward

- Guilt can be a major force or motivator that can help influence one’s decisions. Parents often use this as a tool to persuade their children. Advertisements often use this as a tool to persuade consumers. When a party inflicts guilt on another party it is usually to convince and persuade them. Guilt is also a huge tactic used for many controversial topics. The ability to persuade as stated before definitely comes in handy when some sort of bias is trying to be accomplished. In the article Mangu-Ward characterizes the cause and effect relationships which have lead to the unpopularity of plastic bags in terms of guilt....   [tags: Causality, Plastic shopping bag, Plastic recycling]

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