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9 Pages
Term Paper

Literature

Rachel Carson She Was Belittled

Words: 2394
Length: 9 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Kennedy announced the formation of a special government group to investigate the use and control of pesticides under the direction of the President's Science Advisory Committee (Rachel pp). The…

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5 Pages
Research Proposal

Business - Miscellaneous

Rachel Carson -- Under the

Words: 1705
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Research Proposal

As the eel gets closer to the ocean, the water of course becomes salty and there are new dangers (fishing nets) and unfamiliar eels in the water. But true…

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3 Pages
Essay

Agriculture

Silent Spring by Rachel Carson Rachel Carson's

Words: 1494
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Essay

Silent Spring by Rachel arson Rachel arson's Silent Spring was published in 1962, 8 years before the birth of the Environmental Protection Agency and more than 50 years before…

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2 Pages
Essay

Transportation - Environmental Issues

Silent Spring Rachel Carson's 1962 Book Silent

Words: 616
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Essay

Silent Spring achel Carson's 1962 book Silent Spring is filled with a "hodgepodge of science and junk science," creating a "Disneyfied version of Eden," according to some modern reviewers…

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3 Pages
Research Paper

Sociology

Origins of Environmentalism

Words: 910
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Research Paper

Rachel Carson's claim "for time is the essential ingredient; but in the modern world there is no time" (Carson 6) is meant to emphasize the fact that humanity has…

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6 Pages
Research Paper

Film

Johnny Carson

Words: 2730
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Research Paper

Johnny Carson's primacy in the history of television cannot be understated. Carson's thirty-year stint as the host of NBC's Tonight Show from 1962 to 1992 remains the measuring-stick against…

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3 Pages
Essay

Psychology

Sea Around US

Words: 940
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Essay

Sea around Us Rachel Carson was a scientist and author who took a topic which had hitherto been only of interest to fellow scientists and opened it up to…

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3 Pages
Essay

Black Studies - Philosophy

Water and Our Life

Words: 830
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Essay

Rachel Carson, she asserts that water is our most precious natural resource and goes on to state that "most of the earth's abundant water is not usable for agriculture,…

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3 Pages
Term Paper

Native Americans

American Studies Environment and Native

Words: 870
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Term Paper

With the advent of Colombo on the American soil, things began to change as Philip J. Deloria asserts in her book Playing Indian (1999): "[T]he self-defining pairing of American…

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4 Pages
Term Paper

Literature

Women in Science

Words: 1456
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Term Paper

ole of females in science [...] achel Carson and Barbara McClintock and compare each scientist to general principals characterizing the careers of women in science. WOMEN IN SCIENCE One…

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4 Pages
Term Paper

Literature

Jensen Communications Studies Professor and

Words: 1342
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Term Paper

After World War Two, Carson realized the extent to which the government was permitting the use of toxic chemicals and wrote a book to expose the practice. That book…

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37 Pages
Dissertation

Transportation - Environmental Issues

Water Legislation Origins of Environmental

Words: 11427
Length: 37 Pages
Type: Dissertation

The Leblanc alkali production processes were especially pernicious, but they followed along the lines of previous industrial processes. In other words, the first British environmental legislation was a response…

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7 Pages
Term Paper

Transportation - Environmental Issues

Green Purchasing Individual Corporations and

Words: 2030
Length: 7 Pages
Type: Term Paper

These agents must sustain profitably and prove, economically and logistically why innovative "green" supply chains are realistically more effective than the status quo of historical procurement. Continuing education in…

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3 Pages
Term Paper

Transportation - Environmental Issues

Environmental Ethical Issue Sociology Environmental

Words: 1208
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Current events of the environmental ethics Some of the major current events concerning the environmental ethics are the issue of global warming. One of the leading researchers (in the…

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5 Pages
Research Paper

Disease

DDT A Controversial Look on

Words: 1641
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Research Paper

Along with India, South Africa is perhaps the most prominent country using DDT that has large developed populations. Neither country has reported negative consequences, and many thousands of lives…

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6 Pages
Essay

Transportation - Environmental Issues

Aldo Leopold and Environmental History in Answering

Words: 2037
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Essay

Aldo Leopold and Environmental History In answering the question of whether the United States has improved on environmental policy since the 1930s, the cyclical nature of the political system…

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19 Pages
Thesis

Sports - Women

Ecofeminism In Search of Universal

Words: 6347
Length: 19 Pages
Type: Thesis

143). Moreover, the global neglect of women (in terms of science) is reflected in the fact that women have been excluded as experimental subjects in drug research, Rosser continues.…

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6 Pages
Term Paper

Transportation - Environmental Issues

Environmentalism Group Environmentalism Is Defined

Words: 1799
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Term Paper

To a great degree individual environmentalists, and especially martyrs, those who have lost their lives or liberty are seen by those in the most radical circles as defining members…

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5 Pages
Essay

Business - Advertising

Behaviors Inherent in E-Tailing in Business-To-Consumer Relationships

Words: 1322
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Essay

behaviors inherent in e-tailing (in business-to-Consumer relationships / communications). Note the communications medium in which each behavior occurs. Explain how each medium enables e-commerce. E-tailing is the business of…

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15 Pages
Research Proposal

Energy

Renewable Chemical Feedstocks the Fossil

Words: 5669
Length: 15 Pages
Type: Research Proposal

The feedstocks that are considered include going back on coal Gasification, and coal liquefaction, stranded natural gas and oil which was heavy and available from the 'oil shale' or…

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18 Pages
Essay

Transportation - Environmental Issues

Environmental Policies Give an Example

Words: 7072
Length: 18 Pages
Type: Essay

The 1980s (the period when onald eagan was the U.S. President) witnessed a series of government measures targeting environmental regulations. This resulted in public outrage against the anti-environmental policies…

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4 Pages
Research Proposal

Agriculture

Organic vs Non-Organic Organic vs

Words: 1062
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Research Proposal

From an environmental perspective this work demonstrates the fact that the growth of this movement has been reinvigorated as a result of the fact that many have come to…

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3 Pages
Essay

Native Americans

Maine Amenities & Competitiveness a Comparative View

Words: 939
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Essay

Maine: Amenities & Competitiveness A Comparative View of Scarborough: Amenities & Competitiveness The town of Scarborough is located in Cumberland County on the southern coast of Maine. The town…

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4 Pages
Essay

Agriculture

Pesticides Which Were Invented to Destroy Large

Words: 1337
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Essay

Pesticides which were invented to destroy large quantities of insects that were harming crops, are actually causing a great deal of harm to the environment. This has been an…

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8 Pages
Term Paper

Sports - Women

Women in History

Words: 2127
Length: 8 Pages
Type: Term Paper

omen to History omen have contributed to the history of the world from the beginning of time. Their stories are found in legends, myths, and history books. Queens, martyrs,…

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4 Pages
Essay

American History

Progressive Movement in America Changed the Way America Worked and Lived

Words: 1345
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Essay

Progressivism began as a social movement and evolved into a political movement, according to materials published by George Washington University (www.gwu.edu). Early in the social movement progressives were concerned…

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6 Pages
Research Paper

Agriculture

Pesticide How Should We Live

Words: 1835
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Research Paper

The genetic developments and modifications are also major cause of increased requirements for pesticides. The crops are grown in off seasons and as a result they require additional support…

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20 Pages
Research Proposal

Sports

Youth's Decision to Withdraw From

Words: 6240
Length: 20 Pages
Type: Research Proposal

The Fun Principle stated that as "we take the fun out of physical activities, we take the kids out of them" (Martens, 1996, p. 306). Martens said that learning…

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4 Pages
Essay

Biology

Protecting Nature

Words: 1473
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Essay

Ecological Conscience Mother of Life: Developing an Ecological Conscience The greatest assignment and commitment for the world in the 21st century is to ensure that we re-discover the lost…

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6 Pages
Term Paper

Recreation

Desert Solitaire Wildland Recreation as

Words: 1973
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Term Paper

In many ways, the Vietnam ar represented the height of Cold ar tensions in much the same way that the decade was giving way to an inevitable breaking point…

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5 Pages
Essay

Drama - World

Why We Fail

Words: 1690
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Essay

Americans: Environmental Collapse and the End of Civilization" by Jared Diamond. With a BA from Harvard University and PhD from Cambridge University, as well as a vast amount of…

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