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The Appeal Of Belonging To A Gang
The Appeal Of Belonging To A Gang
The Appeal Of Belonging To A Gang Gangs are a violent reality that people have to deal with in today's cities. What has made these groups come about? Why do kids feel that being in a gang is both an acceptable and prestigious way to live? The long range answer to these questions can only be speculated upon, but in the short term the answers are much easier to find. On the surface, gangs are a direct result of human beings' personal wants and peer pressure. To determine how to effectively end gan
Gender Socialization
Gender Socialization
Gender Socialization Gender Socialization A baby is born and the doctor looks at the proud parents or parent and says three simple words: Its a boy, or Its a girl! Before a newborn child even takes his or her first breath of life outside the mothers womb, he or she is distinguishable and characterized by gender. The baby is brought home and dressed in clothes that help friends, family and even strangers identify the sex of the child. Baby boys are dressed in blue and baby girls are dressed in pi
A Few Good Men
A Few Good Men
A Few Good Men Courtroom drama is a popular type of film which involves at least one trial and pin points much of the emotion and tension within a court of law . A Few Good Men is an emotional story of two military men accused of killing a young soldier . Tom Cruise play's Danny Kaffe , the smart mouth defense lawyer , and Demi Moore play's Joe Galloway , his nosy special council . The movie starts of by showing us the plot and then begins to tell the story . Compared to other movies with the sa
Computer Animators
Computer Animators
Computer Animators Computer Animators Animation as an art form has been around for almost one hundred years. From the earliest days of hand drawn cels, individual pictures strung together, to the complex rendering of 3-D virtual worlds, animation packs peoples' lives. Do you wonder how the computer-animated movies are made or want to become a computer animator? Computer Animation is a fast growing field. There are many different areas to of animation, computer animation is what this paper is abo
Tony Kushner: Angels In America
Tony Kushner: Angels In America
Tony Kushner: Angels In America Explore how any playwright of the time has successfully dramatised a social issue. Contemporary theatre has stepped further and further away from the sugar-coated happy society plays and musicals that once dominated Broadway and the West End. Now, harsher more realistic stories with issues facing today's society and politics are shocking that conventional-type of theatre. ?Shock is a part of art. Art that's polite is not much fun? (Kushner:Bernstein). One of these
RITUAL
RITUAL
In the mountains, they call it Going Beyond.The way they pronounce the Words endows the sound with a hushed finality as though the meaning had nothing to do with the syllables, the lips just a bit parted, afraid to release The Words altogether.The head is bowed during the utterance, signifying both the solemnity and the apocalyptic nature of the occasion.If you had been there then you would have see how the men, baskets of cabbages and green bananas on their backs, would meet on the muddy trail
Description of Relevant Music
Description of Relevant Music
Note: There are many more divisions of music that could be listed. This is a brief list of those most relevant to Gothic. It is in no way official or definitive, but it is a general and helpful guide. Alternative: This is the umbrella term for all music that is not part of the mainstream, includes such divisions as Punk, Modern, Gothic, Industrial, Techno, Ska, etc. Originally intended to mean music that is different, underground, avant-garde, not part of the mainstream, not popular. The term ha
Apple
Apple
Apple's IPhone Launch On January 2007 Steve Jobs announced 5 months ahead that Apple would introduce its first smart phone: the IPhone. As soon as Steve Jobs announced it the market media generated by the news at the Macworld convention was able to make Wall Street and Apple fans all over the world very happy. On June 29 the most expected phone on the planet was on the market and it was a complete success. I have to say that almost everyone on the planet heard about the IPhone and that media bui
Matrix
Matrix
1.The movie alludes to both Alice in Wonderland and The Wizard of Oz. Trinity tells Neo to follow the white rabbit, as Alice did, and he does.Morpheus tells Neo that he has fallen down the rabbit hole and he may find out how deep the hole goes. Neo is given a choice between the blue pill and the red pill, as Alice was enticed to Eat Me and Drink Me. Another cybernaut tells Neo, Fasten your seat belt, Dorothy, 'cause Kansas is goin' bye bye. . How do these references to other psychic jo
Teenage Pregnancy
Teenage Pregnancy
It started when she noticed that she was a few days late. Her period was supposed to start Tuesday, and now it?s the following Sunday. Her breasts feel achy the way they do when she?s about to start her period, only she hasn?t started her period. Well, maybe she got the dates wrong. Maybe she was supposed to start the next Tuesday, rather than this past Tuesday. It?s pushed to the back of her mind and she goes on with her day. Another week goes by and still nothing. No bleeding, no spotting. She
The Effects of Advancing Technology on Society
The Effects of Advancing Technology on Society
Technology is something that is necessary and very important in the world today. Almost everything uses technology, and almost everyone uses technology. It is even used right now. I am using technology to type this up while you are using it to read. Therefore, it is important to understand something we use in our everyday life properly and discuss whether it has a greater positive or negative impact. Technology has countless positive impacts on society today. Many important processes in the ind
Study
Study
Study Advantages of internet :- There many advantages to using the internet such as: Email. E-mail is an online correspondence system. With e-mail you can send and receive instant electronic messages, which works like writing letters. Your messages are delivered instantly to people anywhere in the world, unlike traditional mail that takes a lot of time. Email is now an essential communication tools in business. It is also excellent for keeping in touch with family and friends. The advantages to
William Faulkner
William Faulkner
William Faulkner Biography of William Faulkner William Faulkner was an enormous man in literature despite the fact that he stood less than five foot six. He reshaped the way in which the world views literature today. Faulkner was one of the greatest influences to American culture of his time. In fact, his influence spread throughout many years to come. Faulkner started out as a child with a dream, and with this dream he redefined the literary society of America. William Cuthbert Faulkner was bor
USING ELEMENTS OF HIP-HOP CULTURE  AS A MEANS OF INCREASING STUDENT IN
USING ELEMENTS OF HIP-HOP CULTURE AS A MEANS OF INCREASING STUDENT IN
USING ELEMENTS OF HIP-HOP CULTURE AS A MEANS OF INCREASING STUDENT INTEREST AND LEARNING AMERICAN GOVERNMENT USING ELEMENTS OF HIP-HOP CULTURE AS A MEANS OF INCREASING STUDENT INTEREST AND LEARNING AMERICAN GOVERNMENT By John H. Mayberry, Jr. For ED 7999: Terminal Masters Project Submitted to the Office for Graduate Studies, Graduate Division of Wayne State University Detroit, Michigan In partial fulfillment of the requirements For the degree of Master of Arts in Teaching 2004 MAJOR: SECONDARY S