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Anthropology

Ishmael Dear Ishmael Seeing the

Words: 1232
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Essay

Because you are a gorilla whose views and values are closely connected to the environment, I understand that you might not be able to tackle some of the deeper…

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8 Pages
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Anthropology

Ishmael by Daniel Quinn

Words: 2218
Length: 8 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Daniel Quinn's Vision Of History Beauty is often described as being in the eye of the beholder. In this sense beauty is viewed as a subjective consideration and so…

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1 Pages
Term Paper

Anthropology

America the Multinational Society Ishmael Reed

Words: 397
Length: 1 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Ishmael Reed discusses and expands on the concept of the American "melting pot" in his essay "America: The Multinational Society." Citing Yale Professor Robert Thompson, Reed celebrates modern American…

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5 Pages
Term Paper

Transportation - Environmental Issues

Environmental Ethics and David Quinn's Ishmael

Words: 1678
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Term Paper

environmental ethics in "Ishmael" by Daniel Quinn This paper looks at the book Ishmael by Daniel Quinn and how the environmental ethics as outlined by Quinn relate to the…

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4 Pages
Essay

Military

War an Analysis of Ishmael

Words: 1243
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Essay

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder was first recorded in soldiers after the Civil ar, but was not recognized as a common occurrence until after the Vietnam ar, when symptoms developed in…

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Literature

Yellow Back Radio Broke Down by Ishmael Reed

Words: 837
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Term Paper

yellow back radio BOKE-DOWN Assertion Yellow Back adio Broke-down is a highly interesting piece of fiction that introduces readers to deeper aspects of black narrative and exposes him to…

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Term Paper

Mythology - Religion

Environment and People

Words: 1808
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Ishmael by Daniel Quinn Since Ishmael - by Daniel Quinn After reading Ishmael by Daniel Quinn, it's very difficult to understand how this innovative and thought-provoking author had a…

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7 Pages
Research Paper

Biology

True Meaning of Snow David Guterson Is

Words: 2037
Length: 7 Pages
Type: Research Paper

True Meaning of Snow David Guterson is the young, American author of Snow Falling on Cedars which heavily consists of human nature and human emotions. Snow Falling on Cedars,…

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5 Pages
Research Paper

Literature

Japanese Spring the Satirization of

Words: 1286
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Research Paper

This continuing trading out of one tyranny for another is also built into a recurring theme in the text. Multiculturalism Early on in the novel, a scene of mob…

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3 Pages
Research Proposal

Children

Baeh's Reflection of Childhood and

Words: 1024
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Research Proposal

" (4) This disbelief would fade with relative quickness though as in a matter of less than a day from this intrusion into his life, Baeh would see more…

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Literature

Ahab Says of Himself Herman

Words: 1696
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Term Paper

But 'tis enough."(Melville, 161-162) the comparison of the whale with a wall emphasizes Ahab's maddening endeavor to break the ultimate resistance of truth and conquer it. Thus, he is…

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10 Pages
Research Paper

Family and Marriage

Regionalism This Report Analyzes Regionalism in Several

Words: 2886
Length: 10 Pages
Type: Research Paper

Regionalism This report analyzes regionalism in several contexts as they pertain to the movie Snow Falling on Cedars. The movie is pervasively filled with considerations relating to regionalism, outsiders…

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4 Pages
Essay

Mythology - Religion

Covenants Are Sacred Pacts Between God and

Words: 1230
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Essay

Covenants are sacred pacts between God and human beings. The covenant between God and Abraham described in the Hebrew Bible establishes a spiritual quid pro quo relationship. God promises…

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7 Pages
Essay

Mythology - Religion

Bible Genesis as a Whole Establishes Fundamental

Words: 2227
Length: 7 Pages
Type: Essay

Bible Genesis as a whole establishes fundamental Biblical theology, defining the role of God in the world and God's relationship with and responsibilities to humanity. The establishment of patriarchal…

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8 Pages
Literature Review

Military

Countermeasures and Neutralization

Words: 2370
Length: 8 Pages
Type: Literature Review

Countermeasures and Neutralization In past ten years, the accessibility to information and capabilities has increased; thus, the technology of weapons of mass destruction (WMD) has increased drastically. The defence…

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10 Pages
Thesis

Mythology - Religion

Zionism the Concept of Zionism

Words: 3377
Length: 10 Pages
Type: Thesis

In 300 BC, Jews were again exiled to Egypt by Ptolemy. His capture of Jerusalem led to the deportation of thousands of individuals to Egypt, and still others left…

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6 Pages
Term Paper

Literature

Myths - The Other Side of Wonder

Words: 1529
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Myths - "The Other Side of Wonder" Like the empty sky it has no boundaries, yet it is right in this place, ever profound and clear.2 So run the…

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13 Pages
Term Paper

Literature

American Lit Definition of Modernism and Three

Words: 3585
Length: 13 Pages
Type: Term Paper

American Lit Definition of Modernism and Three Examples Indeed, creating a true and solid definition of modernism is exceptionally difficult, and even most of the more scholarly critical accounts…

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4 Pages
Term Paper

Literature

Evil Influences

Words: 1491
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Scarlet Letter" by Nathaniel Hawthorne, "Moby-Dick" by Herman Melville, and "The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn" by Mark Twain. Specifically, it compares and contraststhese three characters in relation to the…

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5 Pages
Essay

History - Israel

Arabs Certain Words Must Be

Words: 1655
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Essay

S.-supported dictators. Thus, while the term "Arab" is useful for describing a particular group of people with a shared language, culture, and history, one cannot readily assume that all…

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9 Pages
Term Paper

Mythology - Religion

Women in Genesis 1-3'so

Words: 3075
Length: 9 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Likewise, other passages create more problems than they solve from a modern perspective: "Why did Rachel remove the teraphim, the sacred images, when she left her father's house? Why…

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2 Pages
Book Report

Mythology - Religion

Genesis 12-23 The Call of Abram Genesis

Words: 452
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Book Report

Genesis 12-23. The call of Abram (Genesis 12:1-9) God promises. (Genesis12:2-3) To make his name great. To bless those who bless him. To make him a great nation. Abram…

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20 Pages
Research Proposal

Mythology - Religion

Misunderstood Role of Women in

Words: 6335
Length: 20 Pages
Type: Research Proposal

A view of this event captures an incredible sea of worshippers flowing like a human river in the footsteps of the prophet Mohammed, who it is said arrived at…

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5 Pages
Term Paper

Mythology - Religion

Cross and the Crescent

Words: 1464
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Cross and the Crescent The main role of Richard Fletcher's The Cross and the Crescent is that it presents a concise history of the relations between Muslims and Christians…

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3 Pages
Research Paper

Family and Marriage

Jake Barone Mrs Ritter Humanity and Empathy

Words: 1069
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Research Paper

Jake Barone Mrs. Ritter Humanity and Empathy ar Tears Families Apart The thought of "war" conjures images of men in combat, but what of the families left behind? Throughout…

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Essay

Mythology - Religion

Pentateuch Consists of the First Five Books

Words: 1912
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Essay

Pentateuch consists of the first five Books of the Bible. The Pentateuch is the same as what many people mean when they refer to the Torah, which is the…

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12 Pages
Essay

Theology

Analyzing the Experience of Humanities

Words: 3596
Length: 12 Pages
Type: Essay

Qu'an simila to and diffeent fom the Holy Bible? Give examples fom each wok to illustate thei similaities and diffeences The Qu'an is the holy book of Islam, the…

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4 Pages
Essay

Literature

Billy Budd and Moby Dick

Words: 1340
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Essay

Point ONE: Billy Budd: Critic Eugene Goodheart is the Edythe Macy Professor of Humanities Emeritus at Brandeis University. He writes that while critics are generally divided between those who…

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2 Pages
Essay

Mythology - Religion

Islam as Complex as Muslim

Words: 680
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Essay

370). The most egregious sins that can be committed by a Muslim include to deny the unity of God by ascribing divine status to any person or object. This…

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1 Pages
Essay

Mythology - Religion

Abraham in Two Holy Texts

Words: 359
Length: 1 Pages
Type: Essay

The Koran preaches that "the message of Abraham was the very same as Muhammad's, but it would become corrupted by the Jews" (Kjeilen para. 15). In the Koran, Abraham…

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7 Pages
Term Paper

Mythology - Religion

Religious Ritual Practices Regardless of

Words: 2195
Length: 7 Pages
Type: Term Paper

This ritual takes place on the eighth day after birth and the ceremony itself involves both religious and surgical elements and may be performed by a surgeon of a…

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2 Pages
Term Paper

Military

Actions and or Feelings Between Me

Words: 716
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Term Paper

He notes that many of the young men who were in rehabilitation with him returned to fighting, but he managed to escape and finally come to America, where he…

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Term Paper

Mythology - Religion

Mary as the Ultimate Jewish

Words: 823
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Term Paper

One cannot help but see the foreshadowing of Jesus' birth in Ruth's determination to travel to Bethlehem, upon the conviction that it will be blessed by the Lord. Like…

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5 Pages
Essay

Mythology - Religion

Islamaphobia Is One of the

Words: 1489
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Essay

Dhimmis (minorities of other religions) participated as equal citizens in this renaissance and Muslim scholars made more scientific discoveries during this time than in the whole of previously recorded…

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Essay

Mythology - Religion

Religion Christianity and Islam Religions

Words: 1093
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Essay

Both faiths ascribe to a heaven and a hell, belief in angels and the devil. Moreover, Islam and Christianity teach against crimes against humanity to include violence, gambling, adultery,…

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5 Pages
Essay

American History

Race and Class in U S

Words: 1572
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Essay

In other case the motive was rooted first in ideological assumption -- and that assumption was that ASP superiority was a given. The issue of race and class finally…

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Book Report

Mythology - Religion

Abraham A Journey to the Heart of

Words: 1983
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Book Report

Abraham: A Journey to the Heart of Three Faiths The book I chose to review is Abraham: a journey to the heart of three faiths by Bruce Feiler. Feiler…

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2 Pages
Essay

Mythology - Religion

Abraham A Model of Patience

Words: 730
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Essay

Abraham showed that all things actually belong to God -- not to us. This lesson may be remembered by me when Providence deems that I should lose something I…

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Term Paper

Mythology - Religion

Mishnah Is a Written Translation

Words: 1141
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Term Paper

The Albeck edition includes an entire volume by Yellin detailing his eclectic method. Two institutes at the Hebrew University in Jerusalem have collected major oral archives which hold extensive…

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Term Paper

Mythology - Religion

Covenants and How They Weave

Words: 806
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Term Paper

III. The Abrahamic Covenant: This too is an unconditional covenant characterized by: God gave to Abraham a promise of a great national which is inclusive of all the lines…

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5 Pages
Essay

Literature

American Ethnic Literature Analyzing the Nature of

Words: 1600
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Essay

American Ethnic Literature Analyzing the Nature of American Ethnic Literature America has a distinct history: like ancient ome, its inhabitants have come from all over and few of them…

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2 Pages
Essay

Native Americans

Flight to Canada Death of a Salesman Flight

Words: 747
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Essay

Flight to Canada/Death of a Salesman Flight to Canada, written in 1976 by Ishmael Reed, is sort of an atypical slave narrative taking place in the antebellum south (however,…

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15 Pages
Research Paper

History - Israel

Political and Government Assessment

Words: 5499
Length: 15 Pages
Type: Research Paper

There is a definite chance that both parties could resolve the prolonged conflict successfully if they find and act on ways to be in command of their shared lack…

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10 Pages
Essay

Mythology - Religion

Women's Rights in Judaism

Words: 3351
Length: 10 Pages
Type: Essay

Women in Judaism: An Evolving Role in Religion and Society Many laymen to Judaism look inward into the religion and view Jewish women as oppressed, their lives and choices…

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3 Pages
Term Paper

Literature

Roots of the Feeling of Moral Superiority

Words: 1045
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Roots of the Feeling of Moral Superiority in the U.S. The United States has been criticized in recent years for assuming an air of moral superiority and for trying…

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5 Pages
Term Paper

Mythology - Religion

Judaism Christianity and Islam Judaism Hebrew History

Words: 1450
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Judaism, Christianity, and Islam Judaism Hebrew history, as told by the Hebrews, begins in Mesopotamia, in the cities of Ur in the south and Haran in the north. With…

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12 Pages
Term Paper

Mythology - Religion

Historicity of the Characters and Events in Genesis

Words: 3982
Length: 12 Pages
Type: Term Paper

GENESIS HISTORY OR MYTH? Genesis is the first book of the Bible. It contains incredible stories of the creation of the universe, man's fall from grace, the story of…

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8 Pages
Term Paper

Literature

Black Experience in American Culture This Is

Words: 2599
Length: 8 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Black Experience in American Culture This is a paper that analyzes the black experience in American culture as presented by Hughes, Baldwin, Wright and Ellison. It has 20 sources…

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8 Pages
Term Paper

Art  (general)

Scrimshaw

Words: 2856
Length: 8 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Scrimshaw: As History and Currency of a Bygone Era The art of Scrimshaw is an art of idle hands. Scrimshaw, as we know it today dates back to the…

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2 Pages
Term Paper

History - Israel

Arab American in Detroit

Words: 577
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Arab-American in Detroit Detroit started to become a settlement for Arab migrants, who mostly originated from Lebanon, during the 19th century. Today, Detroit is among the American states with…

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9 Pages
Term Paper

Drama - World

Great War in American History Does Not

Words: 2771
Length: 9 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Great ar in American history does not signify any greatness for the disastrous affects it left behind. The aftermath of the civil war had been damaging for the Americans,…

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12 Pages
Essay

Race

Primordialism Ethnicity Is One of the More

Words: 4088
Length: 12 Pages
Type: Essay

Primordialism Ethnicity is one of the more fluid concepts in sociology because one's ethnicity is largely defined by membership in a social group. The social group shares a common…

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2 Pages
Essay

History - Ancient

The Christian Church Prior to the Invasion of Islam

Words: 749
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Essay

History Of Christianity The Conversion of Constantine In the peer-reviewed Catholic Historical Review, author Charles Odahl explains that there was an "arduous military campaign" to regain control of Rome…

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3 Pages
Essay

Theology

The Meaning of Mission in the Bible

Words: 1037
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Essay

PASTORAL THEOLOGY (MISSION): A Review and Assessment of Book Chapters on Mission The key ideas in these chapters are that the idea of mission is rooted in the Bible…

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2 Pages
Essay

Literature

Patriarchs and dysfunctional families in the Bible

Words: 669
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Essay

The stories of patriarchs reveal differential customs and social norms, creating problematic and marginalized modern interpretations. In what Breuggeman (2003) calls the "traditioning process," it has become customary to…

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8 Pages
Research Paper

Education - Politics

The Arguments for and Against Book Censorship in the Schools

Words: 2499
Length: 8 Pages
Type: Research Paper

Book Censorship: An Advocacy EssayI. INTRODUCTIONToday, the debate over book censorship in the United States is not only heated and emotionally charged, it has resulted in actual violence in…

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4 Pages
Essay

Literature

Black Poem The Convergence of

Words: 1127
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Essay

In fact, he identified himself entirely with it, even in his own self-reflection. In the reflective poem "leroy," published in 1969 under his newly adopted name Amiri Baraka, a…

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2 Pages
Term Paper

Mythology - Religion

English Literature the Book of

Words: 589
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Jacob's Unique Mission / Position/Opponent Perhaps one of the most useful ways to understand the unique position and mission of Jacob, rather than merely thinking of him as someone…

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6 Pages
Essay

Family and Marriage

Tale as Told by Another Character Sweat

Words: 1821
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Essay

Tale as Told by another Character: Sweat - Zora Neale Hurston Sweat The spring came along with its flare of sunny afternoons in Florida on that particulate Sunday afternoon.…

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7 Pages
Essay

Mythology - Religion

Unequal Pairs in Genesis

Words: 1842
Length: 7 Pages
Type: Essay

Unequal Pairs in Genesis The source of hostility experienced by humankind has a long record and an intricate web of linked causes and ascription of causes. The highly charged…

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