1200-Word Essay Examples

Linguistics

Second Language Acquisition: The Classroom Discourse

Introduction In modern academic literature that is largely devoted to the problems of education, the idea that a teacher is not only the most important subject of the educational process, but also the designer of this process, on whose effectiveness it depends, becomes increasingly persistent. It is emphasized that any...

Tech & Engineering

Implementing Network and Personnel Security Measures

Background Data is accessed every day by several persons, each with different needs. Numerous factors contribute to the security of data and networks. By establishing a well-conceived security strategy that addresses the most vital parts of the danger, it will be possible to minimize data loss and corruption. Hardware safety...

Sciences

The Urinary System and Cardiovascular System in the Human Body

The most common and important organ system present in the human body is the respiratory, circulatory, endocrine, digestive, reproductive, integumentary and nervous systems (Tortora and Derrickson, 2018). All these systems have specific functions, but they cannot independently function as they rely on one another to work properly. Each system is...

Psychology

Influence on Behavior

Abstract Friends, environment, and culture influence our behaviors. An individual’s behavior comprises of a range of physical acts and visible emotions. The variables that are closely connected with our everyday life are music, media, and culture. As such, the three variables influence aggressive behaviors. The article below focuses on the...

Sociology

Equal Opportunities and Gender, Age and Race

Obligations EHRC overall mandate is to promote and monitor human rights and equality based on the grounds of age, gender, disability, pregnancy and maternity, marriage and civil partnership, sexual orientation and gender reassignment, race, religion and belief (EHRC, 2011). Acts of Parliament Sex Discrimination Act 1975 prohibits discrimination based on...

Art

Woodstock The Music Event and Festival

Woodstock was a unique music festival that brought people together for three days to spread a message of peace, love, and music. It was dabbed ‘Woodstock’ because the organizers had initially chosen to hold it in Woodstock town of New York. However, the location was changed to forty miles from...

Psychology

Aspects of Controlling Gaming Addiction

In order to relax and distract from problems or daily routine, people tend to dedicate their time to hobbies. Some individuals prefer singing, cooking, or painting, whereas others are fond of gaming. On the one hand, playing video or online games can be considered an important tool for education and...

Law

The Importance of Non-Compete Agreement in Business

Various laws govern the contractual relationship; therefore, contracts must contain certain elements to be considered valid, including offer, acceptance, consideration, capability, and legality (Seaquist, 2012). Each of the aspects provides contract enforceability that protects the parties’ interests in the event of a dispute. Depending on the contract’s purpose, it is...

Sociology

Same Sex Marriages: Different Points

Same sex marriage has become a very ethical issue nowadays. Population of gays and lesbians is increasing day by day in the world mostly in the USA, Canada, and UK. In this essay many aspects of this topic are described. We will discuss definition of the same-sex marriage, history of...

Education

Student Engagement and Motivation Strategies

Introduction For every student, motivation is a key component of effectual learning. Motivation eventually draws students to actively engage in the class activities. There are strategies that teachers employ to engage students in their studies and these include using critical thinking questions in class during a lesson as this will...

Sociology

Saudi Women in the British Media and Saudi Media

Introduction The formation of the image of a particular culture or social class through the sphere of social media is a common trend in the modern digital space. The creation of stereotypes, biases, and fallacies is a negative consequence, but due to the prevalence of online communication and its accessibility,...

Law

Legislation and Law: Effectively Advanced the Interests of Employees

Introduction Common law refers to judge-made law, also known as the law of precedence (Skwirk 2012). It also refers to the legal principles developed over the past centuries in the English courts of law; these decisions are considered binding upon lower courts who are mandated to follow the law set...

Literature

“The Nightingale and the Rose”: Fairy Tale of Love

Fairy tales bring to reality the wishes of an individual. Based on this assumption, storytellers design their script to carry potent messages enveloped with fantasy. The Nightingale and the Rose is a fairy tale of love. In the story, we are introduced to a young student’s passion when he is...

Law

Racial Profiling and Its Use at Police Stops and in Crime Reduction

Introduction on the Nature and Definition of Racial Profiling Racial profiling is an issue that is not only complex, but also multifaceted. Professionally based police practices and devoted police officers have been on the forefront, in making our communities a safe place to live. Most of the police officers are...

Warfare

Counterterrorism Policies and Strategies

Introduction Counterterrorism is the acts, practices and procedures that different states of the world use in the retaliation against acts and threats of terrorism. It is the mandate of all the governments of the world to protect their subjects and ensure that peace and security is maintained within its borders....

Law

An Introduction to the Employment-at-Will Doctrine

Doctrine of at-will employment Invented by Horace Wood in his 1877 “Master and Servant” treatise on legal law, the employment-at-will doctrine is a unique legal term or concept in the American employer-employee relationship that is also controversial. According to Covey (2000), the employment-at-will doctrine applies to the contractual employment relationships...

Sociology

“Risk Factors for Serious Alcohol and Drug Uses” by Maury

Title of the Article The title of the journal article is “Risk Factors for Serious Alcohol and Drug Use: The Role of Psychosocial Variables in Predicting the Frequency of Substance Use Among Adolescents” (Nation and Heflinger 415). Summary of the Article The article describes a study that was done to...

Sociology

The Family Today: Two Perspectives

Introduction “Families as They Really Are” is an important source that tries to explore the concept of families today. Risman (2010), the editor of this source has discussed today’s families based on different perspectives that are considered critical in highlighting important aspects contented in families in modern society. Such aspects...

Law

Fingerprint Technology Analysis

Introduction Latent fingerprints refer to marks found at crime scene which may be invisible to naked eye. If fingerprints at crime scene are noticeable, for instance left on some other discernable medium such as blood), they are not latent fingerprints. Usually, forensic experts use fumes, fingerprint power and other procedures...

Tech & Engineering

The Denial of Service Attack Case

Summary Denial of Service Attack (DoS) is an attack on a computer system with an aim of stopping service delivery to the intended recipient. It is a malicious effort by a rogue person to prevent internet access completely or to make it function inefficiently. A common way of denial of...

Tech & Engineering

Information Technology Infrastructure

Choosing Software Application software is a computer program that is used to assist users to do their repetitive jobs easily and with accuracy. Examples of this software include the Office Suite that has modules like Microsoft Word which assists users to type text documents, Microsoft Excel which assists the users...

Law

The Effective Community Policing Program in a Crime-Hungry Society

Abstract For a long time, police have been viewed negatively by citizens; mostly as being bullies and rough. With time, authorities realized that for proper delivery of security services, the community had to participate in one way or another. Collaboration therefore between the community members and police in the maintenance...

Sciences

Reproductive Biology Analysis

Using monoclonal cytokeratin antibody, which signifies the development of cytoskeleton in growing epithelial cells and hence determines the proliferation ability, we detected in estrous sheep a high degree of multiplication in both OSE layer within the ovary and in cultured OSE cells isolated from this layer. Keratin markers distinguish OSE...

Sciences

Pregnancy Effect on the Morphology and Proliferative Activity of the Ovarian Surface Epithelium and Ovarian Follicles

The immunohistochemical analyses of OSE layer using PCNA and Ki67 clearly revealed proliferative activity only in cycling ewes, that too in close proximity to steroidogenic antral follicles and CL, suggesting that ovulation stimulates multiplication of OSE cells. Apparently, this enables the post-ovulatory replenishment of existing cells with new ones. Further,...

Law

Labor Law, Employee Law and Relations

Introduction In all organizations, every employee is entitled to some form of statutory rights. These rights have to be honored by the employer. Some of the rights that employees should enjoy include equal pay, maternity and paternity leave, flexibility in working, redundancy pay, and periods of notice (Changing and terminating...

Sciences

Geology of the Grand Canyon

The Grand Canyon is one of the first geological landscapes in the world that curves into a series of flat plateaus, with an average of one mile deep and ten miles across. Geologically, the Grand Canyon is classified as a young one because of its curvature in the last six...

History

Mission Command Analysis: Hamburger Hill Battle

Introduction The military commander plays a crucial role in combat since he is responsible for making the right decisions promptly, as well as under intense pressure. The wrong and ill-timed decisions lead to severe outcomes, including human casualties, and might affect national strategic objectives. Therefore, commanders must adhere to the...

Politics & Government

Turkey in International Relations

What is the Essence of Kurdish Question The Kurds are native inhabitants of Western Asia. However, historical conflicts have prevented these people from establishing their own state. Moreover, today the Kurds are the largest people on the planet without their statehood. During the complex historical processes, its representatives formed key...

Environment

Global Warming, Climate Change, and Society’s Impact on the Environment

Introduction Global warming and climate change are formidable challenges to mankind as they threaten the world’s social and economic structure. Human activities induce a rise in global temperatures and a change in rainfall patterns. A catastrophe might be unavoidable unless mankind realizes the potential menace presented by climate change on...

Tech & Engineering

Search Technologies in Business

Nowadays, the World Wide Web contains an infinite amount of information. However, Internet users often have to sort out data they would find useful and up-to-date. Luckily, due to the development of new technologies, search engines simplify this process. Such systems are designed to make the search faster and more...

Tech & Engineering

Teaching Online: Communication, Interaction and Education

Introduction Human beings are able to share various ideas and information through the many channels of communication available to them. The exchange of ideas enables human beings to express their feelings to others and at the same time learn valuable aspects of their lives and the environment (Vai 2011). Therefore,...

Entertainment & Media

Media Violence: Myths and Facts

Introduction Media violence is the creation and distribution by the media of content involving violence and cruelty. Public concern about this issue is caused mostly by the content of feature and animated films, as well as violent video games and Internet sites. The problem is compounded by the fact that...

Politics & Government

The Conflicts in the South China Sea

Introduction Several countries have been involved in the dispute over a group of small islands located in the South China Sea. In this case, one should first mention China that makes these territorial claims. However, it is also necessary to consider Vietnam, Taiwan, Malaysia, and the Philippines that also want...

Tech & Engineering

Vehicle Tracking Systems for Mobile Phone Users

Abstract Vehicle tracking systems have been in the market for a few years. With the era of mobile phones, it has become easier to use phones to locate the vehicles of different owners in real time. Android platform can be used to create a system that will give out the...

Politics & Government

EU Has Slowly Eroded the Sovereignty of the UK Parliament

The EU and the UK The European Union was seen as a platform for close collaboration of European countries that would ensure their stability and ability to address threats associated with globalization. Ironically, one of the central goals of the EU was the struggle against nationalist conflicts that led to...

Law

Victim Advocacy: Date Rape Crimes

Date or Acquaintance Rape Despite the increasing awareness of the issue of sexual assault, the justice system and society still show some reluctance in recognizing acquaintance rape as unacceptable or even criminal behavior. This primarily arises from the complex issues of sexual consent. This paper uses American’s national crime measure...

Sociology

Homeless Rights in the United States

Dear Mr. Governor, I thank you for taking your time to read this letter, which is about an issue that is increasingly becoming pressing in the United States, the issue of violating the rights of homeless people. The situation of homeless people in the United States is getting more and...

Education

M. Fullan on the New Meaning of Educational Change

Introduction In Fullan’s fourth edition, educational change in consideration with emerging knowledge of the change process has been reexamined. Fullan cites that for change to occur, particular factors must be taken into consideration. The relevance of relationship, motivation and meaning in sustained and effective educational change is noted in this...

Politics & Government

Ideological Values are a Product of Social Expectation

Introduction The theory of ‘in place’ and ‘out of place’ tends to stratify the society on the basis of the correct placement of each social stratum. These strata could rely on economic affluence, ideologies, gender, race or religion. This phenomenon is an interesting focal point, when examining the instances when...

History

Women Rights to Land and Property in the 18th Century

Introduction Women in every society have faced several discrimination and challenges. This was rampant in the past where most of the societies gave little chance to the advancement of women in the society. Rights to women include all the resources that the women are entitled to and what there can...

Psychology

Theorists and Their Contributions to the Coaching Field

Introduction Coaching can be defined as a situation whereby a person outside the organization uses his or her psychological skills by creating an alliance with a client to encourage and maintain personal growth and development (Peltier, 2001). Coaching helps to build skills that will enhance effective leadership in an organization....

History

History of Sustainable Global Food Economy

Introduction Towards the realization of an effective understanding of the present, a clear understanding of the events of the past, which have shaped the present, is of great significance. This is because; most of what is witnessed today across the different sectors, is among the fruits of the seeds of...

Politics & Government

NAFTA: The North American Free Trade Agreement

Introduction NAFTA is a synonym standing for the North American Free trade Agreement. It is the world’s largest trading bloc covering Mexico, the United States, and Canada. It was launched in 1993 for the purpose of enhancing North America’s competitive advantage in international trade in terms of reduced trading costs,...

Sociology

Importance of Communication, Development, and Learning in Teams

Introduction Working in a group is considered as normal and part of the life irrespective of the position held by an individual. Managers, CEOs chairpersons and even volunteers need to work as a team in order to be able to solve problems (Adair, 1997). The extent of failure or success...

Sociology

From Slavery to Freedom: Slavery Narratives

Abstract A slave narrative is defined as a type of memoir that was mainly fashionable during the last half of the 19th century. In this case, the writers of these narratives outlined different themes including ignorance as a tool for slavery; education as a path to freedom, slaveholding as a...

Literature

Life and Literary Career of Tennessee Williams

Introduction Twofold winner of the Pulitzer Prize for Drama and the Tony Award, Tennessee Williams is considered to be a writer of a “new generation”, i.e. postmodern generation, whose books concerned vital problems of the time, such as the difficulty of accepting reality, cruelty and violence, abandonment and impossibility of...

Culture

Diversity Management in the Age of Globalization

Background of the Problem Historically, the concept of diversity in an organization was understood as the degree of responsibility, equal remuneration, and mutual respect, which an employee could rely on regardless of his or her skin color or culture (Barak, 2016). Diversity should be comprehended as a broader and more...

Education

American Educational System Overview

The American educational system which is mainly provided by the public sector gets its control and funds from the federal, state, and local governments. Due to local differences, the American education system seems puzzling to the global students who go through it. Additionally, the arrangement and procedures at American post-secondary...

Education

Current Problems and Weaknesses of Education in America

Introduction The book The Shame of the Nation discusses current problems and weaknesses of the education system in America. Kozol states that racism in the education system is one of the main problems faced by racial minorities and blue-collar workers. The main problem is that stable work and full employment...

Sociology

Sexual Harassment in the Workplace

Sexual harassment in the workplace is a common anti-equal employment opportunity practice in society. There are many forms of sexual harassment practices in the workplace ranging from forced or hostile sexual conduct to the use of sexually offensive statements against an employee (Heathfield). However, owing to the fact that the...

Education

Peace Education Programs for Conflict Resolution

Central Focus/ Question The main focus of this dissertation will be to determine whether peace education programs (PEPs) contribute towards sustainable conflict resolution. Countries that embark on peace education programs are normally characterized by land disputes, ethnic rivalries, violence, and other problems. This mechanism of conflict resolution can therefore be...

Environment

Critical Evaluation of U.S. Rejection of the 1997 Kyoto Protocol

Climate change has been acknowledged a global environmental problem therefore calling for a global solution. The adverse effects on the environment that result from greenhouse gases, especially CO2 being concentrated in the atmosphere, have appeared to be obvious to human beings thus prompting for action by governments all over the...

Sociology

Homelessness in America: Issue Review

Introduction Homelessness in America is a persistent problem. Every single day bears the effects the condition has on society and the country. The homeless live in public. This means that they have to do what others do in private in the full view of the public. Definition of homelessness This...

Tech & Engineering

How Do Video Games Affect Children?

Introduction Like any other thing video games have positive and negative effects. Many children nowadays stay indoors where they spend most of the time on the screen. Many games have been developed from the need for speed and road rash racing games to the grand theft vice city mission games....

Law

Organized Crime: John Gotti, an American Mobster

Introduction John Gotti was an American mobster and also leader of the ‘Gambino Crime Family’. He came to be known widely because of his frank personality and showy style that made him a placard child for the mobsters, a representation that still exists now. He was born in New York...

Tech & Engineering

Emergency Management and Emergency Planning

The four phases of emergency planning Mitigation This phase happens before and after emergencies occur. It involves all the activities and efforts to reduce the likelihood of occurrence of emergencies or disasters or efforts to minimize the impacts of such disasters. It includes activities such as buying flood of fire...

Education

Peer and Behavior Influence Among Adolescent Students

Problems students are facing in class Students often exhibit various learning disabilities. However, teacher intervention corrects these disabilities effectively. Some of these problems persist while other might be obscure, long enough to remain unveiled by the teacher. They surface when the problem is profound and requires intense teacher and school...

Education

The Effects of Parental Involvement on Student Achievement

Student achievement can be improved with parental involvement. There are numerous studies that support this assertion. It is of vital importance to student success. Fiore (2001) expounds by saying that parental involvement is a major component in the creation of positive school culture. He added that the creation of positive...

Education

Impact of Study Abroad by Cohen and Shively

Summary of the article The study conducted by Cohen and Shively “Acquisition of requests and apologies in Spanish ad French: Impact of study abroad and strategy building intervention” is focused on curricular intervention influence on the strategies of culture- and language-learning considering requests and apologies. The author highlighted experimental methods...

Tech & Engineering

Use of Cell Phones While Driving

Cover Letter This course has been really very helpful. I have learnt a lot of useful things and most importantly I have realized how dangerous it is to use mobile phones while driving. All most all the assignments were very good and very useful. This course has largely expanded my...

Family, Life & Experiences

Impact of Culture on the American Family System and Structure

The American family system has been under serious scrutiny and has faced criticism for its “downfall” and lack of “parental authority” resulting in the decay of discipline” for many years now (McGinley). In his article “The new American family” McGinley quotes Oscar Handlin who defines a traditional European family had...

Education

How Political Process Has Changed American Schools

Politics is the means through which disagreeing people can get good outcome without having to beat each other over the head with sticks. Many political systems are concerned with vital public goods. Pronouncement of an agreeable political course is often a complicated task especially when the number of people involved...

Education

Music Education Pre-Service and Beginning Teachers’ Learning

Teaching music is a phenomenon that should be studied by people who decided to connect their lives with pedagogy as it presents information about the techniques and methodology of work with students to achieve as high results as possible. Therefore, the scope of the study is the pre-service and beginning...

Literature

Color Symbolism in The Great Gatsby

Introduction The Great Gatsby is a novel by the American author F. Scott Fitzgerald set in the roaring twenties. During that turbulent period the U.S. economy was thriving, Wall Street was booming and there was great social upheaval. For instance, the nineteenth amendment had just granted women the right to...

Philosophy

“The Prince” by Niccolo Machiavelli

“The Prince” by Niccolo Machiavelli is a historic work dedicated to Lorenzo de’ Medici, the ruler of Florence. The book consists of 26 chapters with a separate plot development. This work is a primary document which contains a lot of historical information about Italy. It helps to understand the values...

Tech & Engineering

Security in the Software Development Lifecycle

Abstract The security of computer applications during the design phase of SDLC is a critical issue for the safety and performance of these applications. This paper analyzes the various security techniques used to protect computer applications during their designing phase. Introduction The Software Development Life Cycle results in a quality...

History

Napoleon Bonaparte’s Leadership Profile

Name of Officer: Napoleon Bonaparte. Other Names/Aliases: Napoleon I Napoleon the Great The Little Corporal Emperor of the French King of Italy Protector of the Confederation of the Rhine President of the Italian Republic First Consul of France. Name of Service and Branch: The French Armies. Physical Description Dates of Birth: 08/15/1769....

Literature

A View from the Bridge by Arthur Miller

The play A View from the Bridge, written by famous American writer Arthur Miller, presents the story of an Italian –American immigrant; Eddie Carbone living in the Red Hook of Brooklyn, near New York. Like William Shakespeare, Arthur Miller tries to catch the attention of the audience at the very...

Literature

Hamlet: Character Analysis

Shakespeare is a household name; he was a creative genius and produced more masterpieces than one. His popularity knows no bounds, even to date people hold the highest regard for his work. His work constitutes a part of the syllabus in major Universities and colleges. Hamlet is one of his...

Sociology

Families and Households in Different Nations

Introduction I have chosen “Families and Households” as the topic of my essay. Through this essay, we will first point to the definition of families and households, Gender, how everyone expects to do his part in a family or household as being a “Boy” or “a Girl”. and how this...

Politics & Government

Electoral College System Analysis

The presidential election process of the US is one of the complex processes in the world but at the same time the most fascinating process. The process is also long starting from candidate’s nomination to the inauguration of the newly elected president. The campaign takes almost two years where abundance...

Law

The Extent of Gun Crimes in the USA

Introduction The relationship between gun ownership and crime is a highly correlated one in both positive and negative aspects. Argument for the regulation and/or appropriateness of gun ownership lean both ways; part of the populace lend the opinion that ownership of firearm is essential to self defense while the remainder...

History

American Foreign Policy After the Vietnam War

In 1985, Richard M. Nixon described the Vietnam War as the most “misunderstood event in the history of America” (“The Ultimate Resource for the Vietnam War”). True enough, unifying a nation into a single unit became a very tumultuous task for the Viets. Not only did it intensify the separation...

Literature

Doubleness in Stevenson’s “The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde”

Introduction This essay deals with an analysis of different forms and patterns in which the concepts of duplicity and doubleness are represented in Stevenson’s famous novel ‘The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde’. The issues of duplicity/doubleness were not an accident thematic choice for Stevenson for he was...

Education

No Child Left Behind Act: Policy Analysis

Literacy coaching is an ever-evolving field of American education according to Stevens (April, 2003). Throughout the nation, many elementary schools are beginning to implement reading programs designed to improve student literacy. These programs recognize that effective and continuing professional development for teachers is critical to success (Great Schools, 2005). This...

Tech & Engineering

Project Management: The Managerial Process

Project Communications Plan A successful project implementation starts with accurately and competently organized communication system. Proper quality and speed of data exchange between different stakeholders within a project ensures the sustainability of teamwork and contributes to the timely corrections and ultimate delivery of the project outcomes. The choice of methods...

Psychology

Family Systems Therapy Perspective

Family Therapy Field Family therapy is a broad topic for discussion that includes the necessity to investigate and modify the relationships in a family. According to the offered reading, there are three major aspects in family therapy, and they include a system with its properties of wholeness, relationship, and equifinality,...

Education

Adult Education, Its Objectives and Approaches

Position on Piaget’s Quote Adult learning focuses on improving the professional practices of learners (Usher & Bryant, 2014). For example, training of employees aims at improving their professional skills. Therefore, adult learning allows professionals to do new things, as suggested by Jean Piaget. Notably, adult learning in professional settings is...

Sociology

Diversity in Online and Face-To-Face Networks

Introduction Chapter 6, “Social Networking,” in Bucher’s (2015) Diversity Consciousness: Opening Our Minds to People, Cultures, and Opportunities presents the discussion of social networking while focusing on the idea of diversity in this context. The purpose of this paper is to provide a summary of Chapter 6, discuss associated challenges,...

Entertainment & Media

Social Media: Ethical Issues and Theories

Introduction Social media is an integral medium of communication in contemporary society. With the heightening advent of computer technology and the internet, people can now interact easily through various social networking sites. This revolution has made communication more effective, thus making the use of social media more common in the...

Education

Learning Disabilities, Communication Disorders and Giftedness

Abstract This paper addresses the issues of learning disabilities, communication disorders, and giftedness among children. Definitions, characteristics, and causes of these phenomena are exposed; the educational needs of kids in question are discussed; and, finally, the problem of dual diagnosis and its prevalence among these children is considered. The study...

History

The Causes of the Cold War

In 1945, the joint forces of the allies managed to defeat the Axis, which resulted in the end of World War II. However, the Soviet Union and the United States had different opinions concerning the world structure, and it led to significant geopolitical tension between the nations. The USSR wanted...

Sciences

Critical Analysis and Evaluation

Introduction To undertake critical analysis and evaluation, the assessment selected two journal articles from the Electronic Reserve readings representing qualitative study and quantitative study. The first journal article by Baxa (2015) is a qualitative study, whereas the second journal article by Han and Finkelstein (2013) is a quantitative study. Critical...

Sciences

Data Analysis Techniques and Statistical Tests’ Worth

What Are the Data Saying? Medical research can be developed in a variety of ways, depending on a researcher, his or her background knowledge, and available resources. As soon as a topic is chosen, and research questions are developed, the establishment of research design and size is required. Statistics are...

Tech & Engineering

Educational Technology and Digital Resources

Educational and Instructional Technology Sometimes, educational and instructional technologies are confused or even misunderstood. Still, it is very important to know the definitions of both and use examples to prove the correctness of choices. Educational technology is a study that aims at facilitating learning processes and improving performance. It teaches...

Entertainment & Media

Twitter in Political Communication

Introduction Mass media has significantly changed over the past two decades. The development of information technology and Internet resulted in appearing of online news services and social networks with user-generated blogs related to political news. Many people use such sources as Twitter and Facebook to get information on political issues...

Politics & Government

American Immigration Law Reform and Its Rationale

In performing this research, the proponent of the study uncovered major reasons that compelled policymakers and stakeholders to push for immigration law reforms. There are at least four major reasons that paved the way for reforms. First, more than 11 million unauthorized immigrants require protection from unscrupulous people. Second, children...

Environment

Environmental Risks: Opposing Views

Introduction Three articles provided points for discussion, focusing on environmental risks and the opposing views of the three authors. The identified risks are industries and manufacturing plants, agriculture activities and the use of fertilizers and insecticides, solid waste from households, hazardous waste in landfills, gas emission from transportation, migration, and...

Law

Hawaii’s Opportunity Probation with Enforcement

Introduction Drug use among parolees and probationers is still very likely to happen although hundreds of programs of drug control exist throughout the United States. Nevertheless, many probationers experience drug abuse even when they are aware of the consequences of it. The drug war in Montgomery, AL has continued for...

Politics & Government

Global, International and Regional Organisations

Introduction A sovereign state is an independent territory with its people, land, and a ruling government with the powers to control it. There are 195 known sovereign states defined by their independence and ability to relate without interfering with internal affairs of each other. The presence of intergovernmental organizations (IGOs)...

Politics & Government

Gun Ownership Debate in the United States

Introduction The yearly death rates contributed by firearms in the United States are about 32,000, and these rates are still rising at an alarming rate. The trend is taking place even though the general rate of crime in the country has reduced by 40 percent from that of the 1980s....

Education

Parental Non-Engagement in Education

In the modern world, knowledge and skills have become the cornerstone of the society, and educational issues are the subject of interest as well as widespread concern. The current tendencies concerning school performance are associated with the collaboration between families, especially parents, and school staff members among which teachers play...

Tech & Engineering

Cloud Computing and Virtualization Technologies

Introduction Cloud computing refers to the use of the internet to deliver applications to users. These applications are delivered in the form of services. These services are referred to as Software as a Service (SaaS) (Illingworth, 1991). Cloud computing is also composed of data centers that are equipped with computer...

Psychology

Divorce Influence on Childrens’ Mental Health

Abstract The essay examines the impact of divorce on children because they are the major victims of divorce. Preschool children, school-age children, and adolescents are the most affected by divorce because they are highly dependent on their parents for care, protection, and support. Divorce is a painful experience, and therefore,...

Tech & Engineering

Cloud and IoT Systems Security

Introduction Cloud-based services and IoT systems are the future of computing and technological innovation. These technologies are currently being developed and implemented on the mass organizational scale, creating various challenges which includes integration security. This report will investigate the fundamental basics of cloud-based and IoT technologies and solutions to various...

Philosophy

Chris McCandless and David Thoreau’s Ideas

Introduction Chris McCandless does not pass as an ordinary person; no, he is a complicated person living a life defined by his principles; not by society. Into the Wild by Jon Krakauer tackles McCandless’s life; starting with the discovery of McCandless’s dead body in a bus, Krakauer takes a journey...

Literature

Food and Identity in Nguyen’s “Stealing Buddha’s Dinner”

Every culture has its own unique and distinct tradition which is a trademark of identification of every nation. Immigrates are away from their lands and tradition, they face cultural influences that are enforced by an external environment. This essay paper analyzes immigrates experiencing cultural adaptation of Stealing Buddha dinner written...

Linguistics

Second Language Acquisition in China and the US

Introduction As a second language speaker of English, I believe that my experiences have played a tremendous role in my L2 proficiency. This is the reason why the research question revolves around this topic; that is, “How the language environment in China and the US has influenced my understanding of...

Literature

Rupert Brooke’s and Wilfred Owen’s War Poems

“Dulce Et Decorum Est” – Wilfred Owen In comparing and contrasting Rupert Brooke and Wilfred Owen, we will look at their various works and see the comparisons and differences, if any, in opinions about World War One. First, let’s look at Wilfred Owen’s poems. In Dulce Et Decorum Est, Owen...

Literature

Ethnic Identity in Asian American Fiction Authors

The Names of Novelists and Their Works The basic idea of ​​the paper is to demonstrate ethical identity as one of the social aspects involved in Asian American literature. Due to the fact that immigrants have made a great contribution to the formation of cultural heritage, it is necessary to...

Transportation

Commercial Aviation and Economic Bubble

Does the article appear to be making a clear point, expecting the reader to draw a particular conclusion? If so, what is that thesis or main conclusion? The article by Thompson (2011) appears to make a valid argument on why there is no bubble in the aviation industry globally. There...

Sociology

Amnesty for Illegal Immigrants, Its Pros and Cons

Illegal immigration is considered to be a serious problem in many countries. Recently, there has been a wave of immigration to Europe from the countries of Middle East affected by war. In the United States, a large number of unauthorized immigrants resulted in building a fence on the border with...