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Sexual Harassment Paper

Assume you are the Director of Human Resources for your company. The company has asked you to draft a sexual harassment policy for the company that will both protect employees against sexual harassment and the company against liability. Research the Internet, textbook and various sources and write a 1000-1500 word paper, double

Characteristics of a Short Story

What is a short story? What are its characteristics? What are its similarities with and differences from other forms of fiction?

Writing a Good Paragraph

Writing a well-structured paragraph is your path to writing anything. How can you construct a good paragraph?

No Child Left Behind article summation

Begin your post with the author's name and title of the article. Identify the type of article (i.e., information, feature, opinion, etc.). Who is his or her primary audience? Then, in the first paragraph, objectively summarize the author's thesis, purpose statement, or controlling idea. What is the main idea?

APA citation and reference question

Referencing a Supreme Court case, Furman V. Georgia. Since this is public record, what, if any, in-text citation is required? How should I present the information in the reference section of my paper? The case was adjudicated in 1972.

Is Earth Day Still Relevant Today?

Earth day. Is it still relevant or has it become like Thanksgiving to one day when people care about hunger? Use your own words and knowledge.

The Play Antigone as a Movie

I have to come up with a movie idea for the Antigone Play. I have almost everything done, except for one thing. I have trouble finding the cast for my movie. I have to decide which actors I would like to portray each character. and explain why. Antigone, Ismene, Creon, Eurydice, Haimon, Toiresias, Sentry

Topic Sentence Outline.

Writing a topic sentence outline is required for most English and composition major students. It is normally in APA style. How can you develop a topic sentence outline in APA style? What is the format of this type of outline? What features does this type of outline have to have?

Antigone's Character

Antigone explains why she defied king creon's edict: she represents a valid argument that no one is above the laws of zeus. I have to explain what this statement means and whether I agree. "Your edict, King, was strong, But all your strength is weakness itself against the immortal unrecorded laws of God. They are not mer

Antigone predictions are made.

I have to write a prediction for each of the following characters: Antigone, Ismene, KIng Creon I have to use evidence of foreshadowing. Sections: Prologue, Scene I, Scene II

Democracy According to Thomas Jefferson

Paraphrase the following paragraph. 'Democracy itself guarantees nothing. It offers instead the opportunity to succeed as well as the risk of failure. In Thomas Jefferson's ringing but shrewd phrase, the promise of democracy is "life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness." Democracy is then both a promise and a challenge. It

Who is the Hero in Mark Bowden's Blackhawk Down?

While several of the characters in Mark Bowden's Blackhawk Down are couragous, who would you consider to be the most heroic and admirable? Using textual evidence, support this claim and consider what makes this character even more remarkable than the other men in the book. (This solution provides an argument using the character

Blackhawk Down's Conflicts

1) What type of conflict are found in the novel? 2) Give specific examples from the novel. Thank you so much!

Blackhawk Down Ideas

1) What is the specific theme of the novel Blackhawk Down? 2) What are some examples of this as found in the book?

The Handmaid's Tale is briefly assessed.

The following is an except from a literary criticism: "It [The Handmaid's Tale] warns us of the imperceptible technology of power, of the subtle domination of women by men, and of our unconscious imprisoning of each other and ourselves by ourselves." Please explain how two specific events in the text are manifestations of t

Deductive vs. Inductive Essays

Choose to write about one of the following topics in a short, one to one and one-half page theme. If you choose one of the topics from 1 through 3, you will probably find that any background information is presented in inductive form, and your writing will need to follow an inductive format. Background information you encoun

Discuss the different women in Rebecca West's "The Return of the Soldier". What does each one represent in connection with Chris? What emotions does each character elicit from him? How does that change throughout the novel?

This solution provides a detailed explanation of the three female characters in Rebecca West's "The Return of the Soldier". In over 450 words, discusses the three women and their connection and symbolic representation to Captain Chris Baldry. This solution also considers how these relationships change throughout the novel. Th

Values in the 1960s, Steinbeck's views on literature

1. Discuss some values on these topics: Vietnam War, the anti-war movement, the counterculture, civil rights movement, feminist movement. In the 1960s. ( one paragraph for each ) 2. In one paragraph explaine what do you learn about the role of the arts, and literature in particular, in the 60s, according to Steinbeck? for

Mortgage crisis

Using one of the article just used, quote two passages, complete with APA in-text citations and quotations marks. Then paraphrase two passages (summarizing the passages in your own words) and use in-text citations in the APA format after the paraphrased passages. Your post should contain four (4) APA style in-text cit

Mortgage crisis is traced.

Write a topic sentence outline from researching sources and create a reference list. Use steps listed below. Complete the following 5 Steps: Find Sources: Using the the mortgage crisis topic continue researching the topic. Evaluate Sources: Select material that you consider will provide evidence to support your thes

Mortgage Crisis (US Economy)

Develop a thesis statement about the Mortgage Crisis (US Economy) and put your writing strategies for developing a thesis, use the pre-writing strategies such as mind mapping, brain storming, and free writing to develop and refine your thesis statement. Describe your method of developing the thesis statement. At the end of your

Don DeLillo

Important events in White Noise do not take place at the college but elsewhere, usually at Gladney's home, suggesting that DeLillo's real interest is in showing the dilemmas and confusions of the contemporary American family. What is revealed about the confusions of Jack and Babette in their bedroom conversation? "What do you

Gloria Naylor's emotional prose

In "Lucielia Louise Turner," Naylor is celebrated for her ability to write "emotional prose." Is the lengthy description of Mattie's attentions to Ciel, after the funeral, an example of "emotional prose"? If so, what creates the emotion? o The rhythms of phrases and sentences? o The details of the description? o The choice

"Half and Half" by Amy Tan

In "Half and Half," what explains the action of the mother the day after the drowning, and why does the daughter say: "Nothing prepared me for what my mother did the next day"?

The Glass Menagerie: Example Question

Projections on a screen are rarely used in stage productions of The Glass Menagerie, and critics have generally condemned such a device as a distraction likely to reduce the action on the stage to melodrama or parody. Is the effect melodramatic? Parodic? Does it seem likely that it would detract from the stage action? In some in