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Gatsby’s Dream

Gatsby’s DreamAdam Cohen English Essay #4Jay Gatsby, the central character of F. Scott Fitzgerald’s The Great Gatsbysymbolizes the American dream. The American dream offers faith in thepossibility of a better life. Its attendant illusion is the belief that materialwealth alone can bring that dream to fruition. Through Gatsby, Fitzgerald bringstogether both these ideas. Jay Gatsby …

Plato

Plato’s analysis of the truth through “The Parable of the Cave” is an effective, valid tool to help us analyze our own life and ultimately find the truth. He did this by first analyzing his own life and the bearers who used shadows to keep him from reaching the roadway to wisdom. It has proved …

Brigadoon

I recently attended the play, Brigadoon by loewe and lerner, at my local collegetheater. Through all of the plays mystical events and songs, I noticed some veryimportant details. I chose to compare the ideas in the play to some specificideas held by a group of people in Italy. The mounted their ideas together toform a …

ADHD

Retirmenet seems to be one of the most often overlooked areas of yound adults plan in life. Simply because it seem so far way, it is an area that is subject to procrastination. People are expected to live longer now than ever before. Technology is booming. This is a good reason for us young adults …

North American Healthcare Systems

I received an 78% in a third year Public Finance Course for this paper. Criticisms were that I did not detail why private enterprise does not work. Also that a couple of paragraphs were too long. I am a third year Bachelor of Science student majoring in Economics. EVALUATING NORTH AMERICAN HEALTH SYSTEMS INTRODUCTION Compensating …

-THE ETHICS ON HUMAN CLONING-

Cloning is just one example of the great power of genetechnology, a technology we urgently need to treat or cure diseases such asdiabetes, cystic fibrosis, cancer or AIDS, and to help feed the growingworld population. However gene technology raises urgent questions of safetyand ethics. Human cloning means designer people with known pedigree. This isthe ultimate …

Creative Writing: X-men

Creative Writing: X-MenZach DotseyEnglish 101Section 3012 December, 1996When many people hear about the X-Men, they think of a silly kid’s comicbook, but that is not so. X-Men, actually most comic books in general, are aunique blend of two classic art forms; drawings, sometimes even paintings, andstorytelling. A comic artist must be able to convey the …

Hockey is Life

He was the last pick for the Milford Flyers. His tryout was inept and poorly executed. This is what he always wanted, what he worked for, what he dreamt about. He felt like a dolt for playing so horribly in a game he loved. Hockey was his life, and it almost ended with the shame …

Labor unions

Labor Unions: Aging Dinosaur or Sleeping Giant?The Labor Movement and Unionism Background and Brief HistoryHigher wages! Shorter workdays! Better working conditions! These famous words echoed throughout the United States beginning in 1790 with the skilled craftsmen (Dessler, 1997, p. 544). For the last two-hundred years, workers of all trades have been fighting for their rights …

Air Pollution

IntroductionAir pollution is nothing new. Ever since the discovery of fire, less-than-desirable substances have been vented into the air. One of the first air-pollution regulations dates back to the fourteenth century, when King Edward I banned the burning of sea coal in lime kilns. U.S. air-pollution regulations have their roots in British Common Law. But …