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26 Jul 2010

The Spanish way of life

Thesis - 7 pages - Social sciences

Typically, the Spaniards have traditional tastes: they show a predilection for cooking in their own region. Their daily diet, known as the "Mediterranean diet" is characterized by a predominance of seafood, vegetables, fruits, olive oil, wine and salads. The Spanish are among the other European...

26 Jul 2010

Tourism in Algeria

Thesis - 6 pages - Social sciences

The Algerian tourism is very diverse; it can be divided into three main places of interest. Firstly, the desert and mountains that is mostly in the south. In fact, the Sahara occupies the largest part of the territory. In this part of the country, we can spot the Tuaregs. Among these mountains,...

26 Jul 2010

The tourist potential of Portugal

Thesis - 7 pages - Social sciences

Portugal is a very charming and welcoming country. It stretches along the Atlantic coast and has beautiful beaches and historic towns especially in the region of the Algarve. The country has maintained its hinterland, with its wild life and beautiful landscapes. Portuguese culture and its ancient...

19 Jul 2010

The history of the moving image and American sexuality: Devices to enable and sabotage the Capitalist agenda

Thesis - 5 pages - Social sciences

The paper will focus on the history of the moving image and construction of American sexuality during a specific period of American history. The view will be articulated by seventy-five years of the twentieth century: the years 1920 - 1995. While the paper will focus on this entire...

19 Jul 2010

The life and death of politics in The Kite Runner

Thesis - 5 pages - Social sciences

The politics and government are the backdrop and the context within which to understand the narrative. The government and the family are also posed as mirrors of one another; if the government is in disarray, the family is in disarray. The instability of political power/structure is...

19 Jul 2010

It's just the culture industry: What's the problem?

Thesis - 2 pages - Social sciences

Adorno and Horkheimer's fundamental problem with the culture industry is that it exists. Their essay asserts that the culture industry as such, is a fascist democratization of individuality, ideologies, art, culture, and life. Both men are also deeply frustrated to the degree to which people fall...

19 Jul 2010

Lessons of the First Afghan War: Historical parallels to Afghanistan today

Thesis - 2 pages - Social sciences

When the British attempted to invade Afghanistan in the First Afghan War, their resulting defeat was, to the world, a lesson of the consequences of a forced Afghan invasion. History repeats itself in many places, such as the Soviet-Afghan War, where nations attempted to invade, but failed in...

15 Jul 2010

Contemporary normative assumptions about power and the rise of public health

Thesis - 4 pages - Social sciences

Post- Nietzschian scholarship explores the structural role of power. These authors assume that power is embedded in a complicated system that constrains or enables actors. Previous authors, such as Machiavelli and Kautilya, rested their claims on the inherent power of the sovereign. Moreover, the...

15 Jul 2010

The cultural revolution: Goals and realization

Thesis - 3 pages - Social sciences

If one is to analyze the Great Proletarian Cultural Revolution through the lens of primary sources, it is critical to understand that almost nothing printed during that era can be taken at face value. In the political culture established under Chairman Mao, one constantly had to display...

15 Jul 2010

Taking pictures of children

Thesis - 2 pages - Social sciences

To capture an image of childhood requires the skill of a craftsman, the eye of an artist and most important all the enlightened insight and best instincts of a friend. Taking pictures of children, irrespective of their age is a complex and a fascinating subject. It is a subject that is...

15 Jul 2010

Pictorial photography

Thesis - 2 pages - Social sciences

The word ‘pictorial photography' is not understood very clearly and needs a little explanation. A simple shot which can be a simple image is a photograph but when it has some evocative feeling or a special mood in it, it is called a ‘pictorial photograph'. What distinguishes the two is...

15 Jul 2010

Fashion photography

Thesis - 2 pages - Social sciences

Fashion photography is surely one branch of photography which witnesses more frequent changes in trends than any other. Fashions tend to change rapidly; what is photograph in good taste today may be considered ‘whacky' and in silly taste within a few years. To verify this statement, one just...

15 Jul 2010

Architecture photography

Thesis - 3 pages - Social sciences

In a broad sense, in architecture photography all kinds of buildings are included. They can be romantic temples or the forts of Rajasthan. Buildings are photographed either to document a mere fact or to depict objects of art. Both these approaches may call for different techniques but technical...

14 Jul 2010

Nuclear weapons and world order

Thesis - 3 pages - Social sciences

In his opening remarks at the Nuclear Security Summit in Washington DC on April 13, President Obama said, “Two decades after the Cold War, we face a cruel irony of history - the risk of a nuclear confrontation between nations has gone down, but the risk of nuclear attack has gone up.”...

13 Jul 2010

Guns and liberty in the United States

Thesis - 4 pages - Social sciences

Concealed carry refers to the practice of carrying a handgun or any other weapon in public, either concealed on one's person, or in the vicinity. Forty-eight American states have passed laws allowing citizens to carry concealed arms in public. The laws differ slightly form state to state. Whereas...

13 Jul 2010

Exclusive breastfeeding

Thesis - 3 pages - Social sciences

Every new mother is advised to breastfeed her baby. “Mother's milk is the best source of nutrition for the first six months of life.” leaps out in large letters from cans of baby formula and food. TV Ads on the subject are many and every health centre and doctor tells prospective...

13 Jul 2010

Impact of terrorism on the world order

Thesis - 4 pages - Social sciences

Terror knows no boundaries, faith, religion or righteousness. The only face of terrorism is incident of crime and violence that intend to disturb world peace and order. Ever since the September 11 attack in the United States, terrorism and terrorists have often been used interchangeably to denote...

12 Jul 2010

The persistent health weaknesses in prison

Thesis - 7 pages - Social sciences

Successive reforms have attempted to promote equal treatment for inmates and the general population, but it appears that access to health care remains problematic. Section A of this document will study the living conditions of the detainees and their health, and section B will focus on the...

12 Jul 2010

Dutch health care system

Thesis - 4 pages - Social sciences

Universal Health Care refers to access to affordable and high-quality health care to everyone who needs it. This system of health care is commonly known as a single payer system. The Dutch system provides “The dose of efficiency and equity that the current health care system in USA, so...

12 Jul 2010

Social problems in England

Thesis - 3 pages - Social sciences

Every society, as good as it seems, has many problems. Although England is generally regarded as a high-class place, a playground for the rich, there are many social problems within their society. The gap between the rich and the poor is enormous, and often the plight of the poor and middle class...

12 Jul 2010

Capital punishment and death penalty

Thesis - 2 pages - Social sciences

Capitol punishment, or the death penalty, is the killing of a person by judicial process as a punishment for an offense. The crimes that usually result in a death penalty are known as capital crimes or capitol offences. In simpler terms, the act of murder will result in the death penalty for the...

12 Jul 2010

Unprotected sex and teens in the USA

Thesis - 2 pages - Social sciences

There are many factors that affect teenager's sex lives. The Guttmacher Institute reports that “nearly 75 percent of teenagers have had intercourse by the time they turn 20; only 15 percent report remaining virgins until the age of 21.” This is an incredible rise in numbers; in just 15...

30 Jun 2010

A user's guide to the United States department of education: www.ed.gov

Essay - 1 pages - Social sciences

The United States Department of Education website can be found at www.ed.gov. Organized and specific, the tabs cover all desired topics. There are tabbed resources specific to: Students, Teachers, Parents, and Administration. The site's main failure is that it contains too much information; it is...

29 Jun 2010

Vegetarian only in the dining hall

Essay - 1 pages - Social sciences

The suggestion of making the Emerson College's dining hall containing strictly vegetarian and vegan cuisine is a very bad idea. It is a bad idea for the students, the faculty, and the institution as a whole. In Bridging the Vegetarian Gap, an article written by Eileen Curtis in July 206, the...

29 Jun 2010

Global health-care

Thesis - 7 pages - Social sciences

The image of cities seems somewhat paradoxical. While economically and socially developed cities are often considered a place of employment, infrastructure and support they are also considered responsible for undermining environment and health. Cities have the reputation of being dirty, stifling...

29 Jun 2010

Public health and environment

Thesis - 6 pages - Social sciences

Public health and the environment seem related and the search for causes of diseases therefore takes place through the study of the characteristics of geographic settings. Of course, the geography of health has undergone a strong evolution in time. New horizons in the field were in the 1970s....

29 Jun 2010

Starting a career in advertising: Survival tips for an account executive

Thesis - 3 pages - Social sciences

The lure of working in advertising is almost too much to resist for any person who considers herself even slightly creative. The thought of being associated with all the glamour, the joy of being involved with the process of creation of effective, entertaining advertising appealing to a wide...

29 Jun 2010

Adam vs. Eve

Essay - 3 pages - Social sciences

For centuries, it has been a man's world. Women had been confined to performing less serious roles in organizations and were often seen playing the role of secretaries or such positions. However, the last two decades have witnessed a spurt in the number of women making it big in the workplace....

29 Jun 2010

Spare the rod; but don't spoil the child

Essay - 4 pages - Social sciences

The most precious assets of a company are its employees. They represent the foundation and stand by the company through thick and thin. However, in unforeseen circumstances, it does happen that an employer needs to take punitive action against an erring employee. This might act as a...

29 Jun 2010

The taste of good wine

Essay - 7 pages - Social sciences

Italy, along with France, has been one of the world's largest producers of wine for centuries. Prior to this, the Romans and the Etruscans had been cultivating vine. The Romans covered a large part of Western Europe with regard to this activity. Wine is produced throughout the Italian...