9000-Word Essay Examples

Politics & Government

The United Arab Emirates and Bahrain Relations

Introduction The world is increasingly becoming a global village due to the emergent of improved means of communication and transport system. The global society is now closely knit than it ever was in history. Events happening in one part of the world easily affect people in the other part, as...

Sociology

The Noir as the Western Civilization’s Disillusionment

Introduction One of the foremost characteristics of films Noir is the fact that even today, the majority of movie critics continue to debate on whether Noir should be referred to as the legitimate cinematographic genre or to be considered merely the distinctively stylish conceptualization of crime-dramas, closely associated with the...

Entertainment & Media

Magazine Advertisements: The Use of Sex

Introduction Background The advertising industry is a major revenue generation machine. The industry functions on a global scale and is one of the few that tend to have a direct influence on lifestyles and their evolution with time. A very simple example of the expanse and scope of advertising can...

Psychology

What Makes Non-Psychotic People Rapists

Introduction Rape is an age-old crime. However, researchers have only recently started to explore the intrigues of sexual offenses. In fact, only new pressures from feminist movements have forced many societies to start treating rape as a serious human rights violation (Jordan, 2002). Independent of this pressure, the global prevalence...

Warfare

American Intervention in Iraq Is Primarily Due to Oil Security

Introduction The period beginning from the time Iraq was invaded has facilitated undermining of the pointed out underlying principles for war for the American administration. Many American people hold a belief that the administration deliberately engaged in misleading people regarding Iraq. Among the scholars in the field of foreign policy,...

Design

Lightweight Concrete Used in the Construction of Medium Rise Buildings

Introduction Lightweight concrete has successfully been used in the construction of medium-rise buildings, with results showing a significant level of satisfaction in the durability, safety, and serviceability of the structures (Shilstone 1994, p.1; Young, Mindess, Gray & Bentur 1998. P.34). Research has shown that the underlying properties of lightweight concrete...

Design

Tolerances and Structural Capacity of Steelwork Buildings

Metal fabrication After the production of molten metal that is either ferrous or nonferrous having the right metallurgical possessions has been produced it is shed into an appearance that can go into an assortment of shaping procedures. lately, producer have been trying to incorporate the use of continuous casting methods...

Tourism

Does the Hospitality Industry Provide ‘Dignity’ at Work for Women?

Abstract The hospitality industry might be one of the biggest industries but it certainly does not provide dignity at work for women. Studies have been done to assess this issue. The hospitality industry still does not recruit, promote and support women on an equal basis as men (Fagenson, 3-18, 1993)....

Tech & Engineering

Hajj Diary in Saudi Arabia

Introduction Diary as a term may be defined as a record providing space for discrete entries, arranged by date; recording what has transpired over the course of a day or other period. Until the last several decades, all diaries were kept in handwritten or typed form. The word comes from...

Culture

The Spreading of the Hawaiian Identity

Introduction It was October 13th 2018, the Lewis & Clark College football team took a trip to McMinnville, Oregon to take on the Linfield Wildcats. Randy is a 6’0” 205 pound Native Hawaiian male. Randy has straight long hair reaching down to his shoulders, stands out with a pop from...

Education

Sports Health Education Instructional Program at the University of Jeddah

Physical activity is widely recognized as one of the major ways of promoting good health. Active people are less likely to get ill when compared to those who are less active. Research has shown that physical inactivity is directly related to conditions such as obesity, high blood pressure, coronary diseases,...

Tech & Engineering

Resilience Building Against Natural Disasters in the Caribbean Islands

Abstract Resilience is an ability to recover from an adverse impact, which in the context of Hurricane Irma and the British Virgin Islands means the practices of building construction, materials and preparedness plans that allow restoring previous activities on the territory. In general, hurricane Irma was the most impactful natural...

Transportation

Should the Government of Ghana Fund a New National Airline Flagship?

Abstract Air transportation is a dynamic sector that influences the global economy. Surveys have been documented on the aggregate growth rate. The survey enables investors to establish profitable airline industries to meet passenger demand. Therefore, the redistribution of air transport demand in Africa is a promising area of investment. Studies...

Art

The Mind of Music: Psychology of Musicians

This dissertation is aimed at exploring the psychology of musicians who perform. It looks at their artistic and professional development, their difficulties during learning, especially during their youth and how they acquire skills. It explores how they develop their talent and how they function when they work professionally. The project...

Tech & Engineering

District Cooling System Analysis in Qatar

Abstract The purpose of this project is to carry out a comparative analysis of two technologies for polishing Treated Sewage Effluent (TSE) water that is used in District Cooling Systems as a cooling medium. The purpose of using TSE is to save freshwater which is a very scarce resource in...

Education

Flexible Grouping: “To Have or Not to Have” an Influence on CRCT Scores

Introduction The No Child Left Behind Act of 2001 requires that all students in the United States show clear progress towards meeting educational performance standards in mathematics, English/language Arts (ELA), social studies and the sciences (Abedi & Dietel, 2004). In an effort to measure this progress, high-stakes examinations, such as...

Law

Risk and Challenges in Foreign Investment Environment

Introduction Right after the colonial era, there was a tremendous increase in risks and challenges to foreign investments. During the colonial period, there was an absolute protection for any investor coming from an imperial state provided that he was transferring his assets to the colonies. However, after independence, this ceased...

Tech & Engineering

Servicenow: Design in Service Desk System Using ITIL

Abstract The purpose of the project is to develop a web-based application for the Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) service to meet the communication needs of Qatar Petroleum, which is a government-owned company. ITIL provides help desk services from a centralized point of contact between the end-user, the customer, and...

Law

Islamic Finance: The Unification of International Business Law

Introduction Islamic bank is a term used to define financial institutions that are governed by tenets of Islamic laws and regulations.1 Islamic banking system is quite different from financial practices of mainstream banks in more than one way. Basically Islamic banking is similar to mainstream banking in practice and in...

Tech & Engineering

Masonry Arches Retrofitted With Carbon Fibre

Introduction When the term masonry arch is mentioned what comes to mind are ancient buildings and cathedrals of the Catholic Church. It must indeed be acknowledged that masonry arches form the pillar upon ancient buildings and engineering was founded upon. A study of ancient building shows that arches have been...

Psychology

Compulsive Gambling Addiction

Compulsive gambling is also termed pathological gambling. Gamblingbehaviorhas given rise to much research investigating the epidemiology of gambling and disorders related to it (Gebauer et al, 2010). The need for instruments to screen people with pathological gambling has become of prime importance. Disordered gambling and other interests of the population...

Tech & Engineering

Power Protection Coordination Thesis

Introduction Various reasons are given in the planning and operation of a power system protection that involves overload protection devices such as over-current relays, differential relays, distance relays, circuit breakers, and other “special purpose overcurrent protective devices”. These reasons can be summarised simply as to prevent power outage and major...

Environment

Waste to Energy

Introduction The management of resources, which are freshly extracted from the nature and those that are discarded influence the present environmental conditions and the future availability of natural resources largely (Kollikkathara, Feng, & Stern, 2009). However, the traditional importance that has been given on the exploitation of natural resources to...

Tech & Engineering

Technologies in Learning Environment and Behavior

Abstract The ubiquitous diffusion and rapid adoption of digital media into the Universities’ academic learning environments has contributed a considerable body of knowledge on the unfolding media usage patterns among traditional and nontraditional students. A survey involving 339 students from Saud University was used to investigate media usage patterns, yielding...

Education

Pedagogy Equity and Educating Non-english-Speaking Hispanic Students

Introduction It is a fact beyond doubt that minority students in the United States of America are underperforming as compared to their majority white counterparts. A report released by the country’s Department of Education in June 2003 (and cited in Webley, 2011) indicated that these minority students are still performing...

Education

Impacts of ICT on Teaching and Learning

Introduction This chapter reviews the theories both Empirical and Theoretical that are closely linked to ICT use and perceptions of how ICT impacts teaching in schools. Various research articles have proved that the introduction of ICT as a teaching and learning tool has been very instrumental in the effectiveness of...

Linguistics

Walter Benjamin & Ezra Pound: Translation Theories of the 20th Century

Introduction The power of communication is probably one of the most critical wealth among human beings since it has helped in passing traditions from one generation to the next and in the transfer of day to day information across the world. One may wonder how works of literature and scholarship...

Psychology

The Developing Discipline and Self-Concept in Early to Mid-Adolescence

Introduction and Statement of the Problem Introduction In America, requiring school uniforms in the elementary grades and high school was originally a legacy of the British educational system. This is a practice maintained to this day in nearly all private and parochial schools (Brunsma, 2004; Sher, 1995). Until the 1980s,...

Tech & Engineering

Human-Computer Interaction. Passwords and Security

Introduction User ID and passwords control authentication is the widely used mechanism to access the data in most of the current conventional information systems. With the rapid increase in the number of password-protected accounts on the internet, users have to create and remember a host of passwords. Despite the rapidity...

Sociology

Hole in the Wall: Communities of Practice

Abstract Communities of Practice (CoP) are the tools by which dissimilar corporations, subdivisions, separations, and functional spheres can share notions, experiences, and knowledge on a meticulous sphere of interest. If this is a CoP and is corporate-sanctioned, then the sphere of interest would rationally be one that affects to or...

Sciences

Qualitative Research Methods in Business

Introduction As globalization takes root in the world economy, many businesses are starting to operate at an international level. However, majority of the chief executives of small and big companies will readily admit that penetrating the international market scene is no easy task. Despite the cut-throat competition for the ever-dwindling...

Sciences

Human Development Theories Analysis

Introduction There are many theories that have been developed over the years in order to help us understand how and why we develop as we do. While some aspects may appear odd and limited by today’s standards there are undeniably at least some parts of these theories which still hold...

Education

Planning for Individual Student Needs

Introduction to the Study Introduction Educators across the nation are embarking on a new era of education for students with disabilities. The concept is called inclusion and the focus is on the outcomes achieved by the whole child as he or she attends a home school with age and grade...

Sciences

A Mathematical and Computational Model of Glutamate Metabolism in Ripening Tomatoes

Abstract Fruit development and ripening involves a plethora of biochemical and molecular events. As such the regulation and kinetics of enzymatic reactions that are considered fundamental and central need to be understood in plants like tomato. This is because in the recent period significant interest has grown on this crop...

Tourism

Successful Hospitality Management in the UAE

Abstract Effective management drives industry performance in the UAE tourism and hospitality industry. However, insufficient studies have explored how contemporary management styles could be applied in the gulf nation and, by extension, other Middle East countries. More importantly, there is a gap in the literature, which has failed to account...

Entertainment & Media

Controversial Advertisements in the UK Fashion Market

​Introduction Advertising has been described as a form of communication that persuades or seeks to convince consumers to make a buying decision on a particular product (Rosselline 125). Producers and manufacturers have used language to convince their target audience to prefer their products as opposed to other competing and substitute...

Design

The Sultanate of Oman: Public and Private Projects

Introduction Unscheduled changes in construction contracts cannot be ruled out and they often cause additional work than planned. Such extra works are likely to cause additional cost and time to complete the construction project (Civitello, 1987). Understanding of the terms of the contract by the parties is bound to vary,...