People-watching: More than a pastime
By: Dan Hiland - 512667
People-watching is one of those no-cost pastimes that anyone can engage in- unless one becomes emotionally involved. And the surest way to become emotionally involved is to be in a bad mood when the activity begins. I should know better, but like all humans, I...
By: R.A. Scott
We have all known for a long time that both teenage girls and pre-teen girls have had body issues. We know that society can shape the ideas that these kids have about themselves. But over the last while it seems that things just might have...
Yanomami and the blood of their ancestors
By: Hina Patel - 551634
The Yanomami live thousands of miles away from us and are a part of a completely different cultural society. They don't live in a society like ours in which there has been such a rapid development in technology and constant diversification. I believe it...
By: Cody Hodge
How do you overcome math anxiety? What exactly is math anxiety and is it real? Believe it or not, math anxiety is very real, and many people tend to suffer from some sort of math anxiety. It might seem weird to be afraid of a...
Neuro-linguistic programming (NLP) described
By: Christa Nwokedi
NLP is one of the most popular and respected technologies for self-improvement. Today it operates under many different names and is used by million of people throughout the world. It is a methodology that aims at teaching people how to live a more productive, rewarding...
By: Elizabeth M Young
Urban and suburban areas differ greatly in the simplest of ways: Urban areas are built up while suburban areas are spread out. Urban areas have a far greater concentration of people within their boundaries while suburban areas have far more space per person. According to...
By: Cody Hodge
T-shirts can say a lot of things about us. They are almost like a walking billboard of the kind of personality that we have, and can be seen as somewhat of an expression of what we are. Whether or not this is an intentional expression...
By: Cody Hodge
In the early part of the 20th century, it was the employers that had all the leverage. They set the conditions, the pay, and the working hours. At some point the workers had decided that enough was enough and banded together to fight management. This...
By: Elizabeth M Young
There are actually more of the worst gangs in America. These five are chosen because they have nationwide chapters or have well developed prison based societies, and are extremely powerful outside of prison. These gangs are not just informal groups of anti social losers who...
By: Elizabeth M Young
It is becoming quite common to hear that "the girls are getting to be as bad as the boys!" But the case is not that simple. When gang activity and gang society is examined, girls are either regressing into roles that were more appropriate...

 

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