Holy Roman Emperor Charles Viii
1,772 wordsThe Italian Wars 1494 - 1559: - Introduction: The key issues over which the Italian Wars were fought were primarily financial incentives for Charles VIII of France. He declared that he intended to use Naples as a base to drive the Ottomans out of Europe and liberate Constantinople. In actual truth his main motivation was self-glory and the mouth-watering prospect of acquiring some exquisite prizes of war. On the way he would acquire rich cities and portable pieces of art. It seems that this inva...
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The History Of Censorship In Literature And Music
1,950 wordsWhat is censorship? An encyclopedia defines censorship as "the control of what people may say or hear, write or read, or see or do 1. " There are many reasons why people censor entertainment such as literature and music. Many governments or groups try to preserve their standards of morality by preventing people from learning about or following other standards 2, commonly found in the two previously mentioned mediums. There are different ways to censor things. It can be on a local level, such as ...
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Law Enforcement Officials U S Attorney
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Public Health Microsoft Products
1,513 words... ? Possibly... but I still don't believe so. Could it reduce the workload by 30 %? Quite likely. " Tools are available, but are only tools, not cures or quick fixes. How will this affect society and the industry in 2000? How stable will software design companies be as more and more competitors offer huge "incentives" for people to "jump ship" and come work for them on their problems! ? Cash flow problems will put people out of business. Computer programmers will make big bucks from now until ...
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Private And Public Bulletin Boards
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Credit Card Numbers Internet Users
1,551 wordster> Shopping on the Internet is increasing but would you do business this way? The Internet? s popularity has dramatically escalated over the past few years and has become an integral part of daily life. It has wide spread uses ranging from, obtaining information, downloading files, business advertisement to Internet commerce, which plays a major part in Internet practice. Our social structure is pressuring society to connect to the Internet, with schools world wide becoming more Web ...
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York New York India And Pakistan
1,196 wordsTHE KASHMIR CRISIS April 7, 2003 In 1947, the British Indian Empire was divided into two countries: India and Pakistan. The partition of British India into an independent India and Pakistan was a very complicated problem. The British had made no preparation for such things as the division of financial assets, of the Indian Army, the communications system or the water supply to irrigation projects (Lamb 11). The land and military resources were unfairly divided, based on a ratio favorable to Indi...
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Indian Ocean Pacific Ocean
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Three Mile Island Nuclear Power
333 wordsOn March 28, 1979, there was a nuclear accident at the Three Mile Island power plant near Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. Below is a summary of what happened: The reactor's fuel core became uncovered and more than one-third of the fuel melted. Inadequate instrumentation and training programs at the time hampered operator's ability to respond to the accident. The accident was accompanied by communications problems that led to conflicting information available to the public, contributing to the public's...
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Healing Powers Death Row
773 wordsThe movie, The Green Mile, is a film that is based on a true story set in the state of Alabama during the Depression Era. The story is told by Paul Edgecomb, who during that time was the head guard on Death Row at the Cold Mountain Penitentiary. The former prison guard reflects on how he developed a unusual, relationship with one of the inmates that may be innocent. The inmate is John Coffey, an African- American man convicted of the rape and murder of two nine year old sisters. The prison guard...
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Analysis Of How Microsoft Should Spend Its Cash
1,041 wordsMicrosoft has a nasty problem: figuring out what to do with $ 31. 6 billion in cash. We can picture a sleep-deprived Bill Gates and a red-eyed Steve Ballmer toiling away night after night, trying to get Microsoft out of this predicament. It must be tough. So we decided to help them out by making a few suggestions on how Microsoft should spend its cash hoard. We " re going to propose a variety of acquisitions. While the company hasn't historically had an acquisitive culture, that seems to be chan...
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Unique Email Addresses Bulk Email Companies Web
866 wordsUNSOLICITED EMAIL The Titanic was hailed as one of the WONDERS of the WORLD when It departed on it's maiden voyage. The largest and greatest ship in the history of the seas. Not only that but it was thought to be UNSINKABLE! " Don't even think about... this thing can't be sunk!" Now visualize Internet Email as the Titanic. Email is one of the WONDERS of the WORLD of Communications! The voyage is under way, we have left the dock! Passengers of the Titanic have evolved into Surfers of the Internet...
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Double Bind Social Theory
1,781 words... this case there is no therapist. This syndrome has become established in the institutions which are our society. What is its cause? We may say here that it is due partly to the fact that everyone has taken sides: political polarization. Hence every act will be interpreted as apolitical act regardless of how straightforwardly it is meant. Add to this the defensive atmosphere characteristic of a polarized atmosphere, where both blacks and whites believe that "whoever is not for us is against u...
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Internet Pornography Transfer Protocol
1,202 wordsLimiting Children? s Access To Internet Pornography Essay, Limiting Children? s Access To Internet Pornography Pornography is one of mankind? s most revered, respected, and repulsed pastimes. Adults can use pornography to relieve stress, enhance their sex lives, or simply as a means of entertainment. One of the easiest and most popular ways of obtaining pornographic material is over the Internet. The only downside is that the Internet is accessible to children; therefore, pornography is accessib...
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Phone While Driving Cellular Phones
858 wordsThe use of cellular phones has spread like wild fire in the last ten years. It has become a part of everyday life for many American citizens, and a good number of people depend on them to carry out daily operations. Unfortunately, many of these daily operations occur while the individual is driving. As a result, many accidents have taken place in the last ten years due to the use of cellular phones while on the road. This leads me to believe that if people can t concentrate on the road while tal...
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Television And Radio Aspects Of Society
889 wordsCensorship and the Censorship CENSORSHIP Censorship and the ideology supporting it reiterates concepts from ancient times. In early Greek civilization, Socrates was accused of worshipping strange gods and corrupting the minds of the youth. He preferred to sacrifice his life rather than accept the censorship of his teachings. Socrates advocated free discussion, and is the first person in recorded history to formulate a philosophy of intellectual freedom. Ancient Roman society endorsed that only m...
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Internet Censorship Medium
231 wordsInternet censorship, should it be allowed ore does it break governmental law? ACLU Cyber-Liberties: Online Censorship in the States A court ruling granted the highest level of First Amendment protection to the Internet when the Communications Decency Act was struck down in Reno vs. ACLU in June 1997. While this is a step in protection against censorship, there are a number of state bills put forth to censor the internet against minors and others. Censoring minors from pornography and other adult...
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Prevent Misuse Technological Fix
998 wordsGovernment Censorship on the Internet Thesis: Government Censorship would damage the atmosphere of the freedom express ideas onthe Internet; therefore, government should not encourage censorship. Introduction I. In the Internet community, there is a large volume of technical terms. For this reason, it is first necessary to examine the terminology specific to Internet. 1. The internet is a world wide computer network. 1. Electronic mail (email), which is one component of the Internet, approximate...
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Mc Cains Americas Youth
1,006 wordsSenator John McCain, a Republican from Arizona, has had a long and distinguished career in both the military and in politics. A United States Naval Pilot and Captain who received the Silver Star, Bronze Star, Legion of Merit, and Purple Heart, McCain then moved onto the House of Representatives and Senate (Biographical Data for John S. McCain). In April of 1999, McCain announced his candidacy for President, stating his mission to restore integrity into the office, reform government, and renew th...
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U S Government Janet Reno
1,450 wordsRosa Crisis Management Crisis Management Rosa Beth Moss Canter identifies six issues that surface in any crisis. Any or all of these issues will impair the involved organization or persons ability to respond to the crisis at hand. They apply to situations ranging from individual interactions to corporate functions. For the purpose of example, I will identify them in the joint operation of various government agencies in the disastrous takedown of the Branch Davidians complex at Mt. Carmel, TX. In...
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