• SAVE A GIRL
    Save girls, save the girl child, is a campaign in India to end the gender-selective abortion of female fetuses. Aborting a foetus because it is female is a major social problem in India and has cultural connections with the dowry system that is ingrained in Indian culture, despite the fact...
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  • Child Sex Abuse
    Investigating child sex abuse allegations and what those three words mean to the juvenile justice system. According to Dr. August Piper (investigating child sex abuse 2008) there are several reasons why defining child sex abuse is difficult. I’m only going over a few of them. There is no psychol
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  • Will an Adopted Child Raised by Homosexuals Survive?
    Will an Adopted Child raised by Homosexuals survive? The current condition of the United States of America shows many issues on many different levels that need to be dealt with but do not have an easy answer. Decisions to go to war, health care programs, education, taxes and countless othe
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  • Every Child Matters Essay
    There is no duty more important than ensuring that children’s rights are respected, that their welfare is protected, that their lives are free from fear and that they can grow up in peace. Kofi Annan, the 7th Secretary-General of the United Nations The ai
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  • How Technology Can Save Our Lives
    Revisions A Journal of Christian Perspective vol III, issue 2, spring 2007 Can Technology Save Us? Revisions A Journal of Christian Perspective EDITOR-IN-CHIEF Richard Lopez ‘09 EXECUTIVE EDITOR Joung Park ‘08 MANAGING EDITOR Li Deng ‘10 COPY EDITOR Chenxin Jiang ‘09 ADVISOR & EDI
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  • A Comparison of Status and Role in Society in “Desiree`S Baby” and “a Girl Called Apple”
    As adulthood is reached it is important to have a good reputation as one`s social status represents them. Hanan Al-Shaykh`s A Girl Called Apple, a story of an oasis girl who refuses to put up the flag in order to find a groom, and Kate Chopin`s Desiree`s Baby, a story of a couple in Louisiana that
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  • Convention on the Rights of the Child
    Convention on the Rights of the Child Adopted and opened for signature, ratification and accession by  General Assembly resolution 44/25  of 20 November 1989 entry into force 2 September 1990, in accordance with article 49 Preamble The States Parties to the present Convention,
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  • No Child Left Behind
    English Comp II, Paper 1 September 24th, 2011 Is the No Child Left Behind Law productive? Since 2001 there has been an argument over whether children and teenagers should learn at one single level or if they should be grouped together so they can learn at their own pace. In 2001, President
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  • Death for Child Rapist
    DEATH FOR CHILD RAPIST THE LOUISIANA MISTAKE: WHY DEATH FOR CHILD RAPIST SHOULD BE MANDATED DESPITE RECENT HIGH COURT DECISIONS By: Milton Acevedo December 1, 2008 Submitted to satisfy Upper Level Writing Requirement I. Introduction Recently, the Supreme Court handed down its
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  • Child Care Rough Guide
    NORTHERN IRELAND CHILD CARE LAW “THE ROUGH GUIDE” Contents Section 1: Section 2: Section 3: Section 4: Section 5: Section 6: Section 7: Section 8: Section 9: Section 10: Section 11: Introduction Primary Legislation Summary of main primary legislation Children Order commencement orders Subordi
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  • Child Abuse
    Child abuse has existed and flourished throughout history, in all cultures and ethnic backgrounds, in all its forms. Historically, two rights are at the core of violence against children:     »  the right to own property, and     »  the right to own children. | Throughout histo
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  • Child Obesity
    Childhood Obesity By: Jeremiah Bradshaw ENG122: English Composition II Instructor: Deborah Zeringue 1/30/2012 My topic for this research project is Childhood Obesity. This was the topic I chose because as a parent I want to do my part with my kids to help prevent them from having this healt
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  • The Montessori Method Scientific Pedagogy as Applied to Child Education in "The Children's Houses"
    The Montessori Method by Maria Montessori (1870-1952). Translated by Anne Everett George (1882-). New York: Frederick A. Stokes Company, 1912. [Frontispiece] DR. MONTESSORI GIVING A LESSON IN TOUCHING GEOMETRICAL INSETS [Title Page] THE MONTESSORI METHOD SCIENTIFIC PEDAGOGY AS APPLIED
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  • Education and Child Rights
    EDUCATION AND CHILD RIGHTS The importance of education cannot be denied because, it gives confidence and awareness of the world outside. However, not all the children around the world are not lucky enough to receive an education. There are various reasons why children cannot go to school. T
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  • Farm Girl
          Farm girl by Hemauer Contessa Royal Dr. Eric Grosse Eng. 115 07/21/2012       Jessica Hemauer’s essay titled Farm Girl was very inspiring to me. Jessica writes about her life starting as a young girl at the age of ten who is responsible for a lot more work than your
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  • The Child by the Tiger
    Gulliver’s Travels by Jonathan Swift is a publication of the Pennsylvania State University. This Portable Document file is furnished free and without any charge of any kind. Any person using this document file, for any purpose, and in any way does so at his or her own risk. Neither the Pennsyl
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  • Child Labour
    The Client John Grisham 1 Mark was eleven and had been smoking off and on for two years, never trying to quit but being careful not to get hooked. He preferred Kools, his ex-father's brand, but his mother smoked Virginia Slims at the rate of two packs a day, and he could in an average week
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  • Girl, Interrupted
    In Girl, Interrupted author Susanna Kaysen recounts her two year stay at a Boston psychiatric hospital and her experience of what she calls the "parallel universe" of madness, she makes the reader consider how thin the line is between 'madness' and 'sanity'. Susanna describes herself as "sane in an
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  • The Best Girl
    the cambridge companion to EPICUREANISM This Companion presents both an introduction to the history of the ancient philosophical school of Epicureanism and also a critical account of the major areas of its philosophical interest. Chapters span the school’s history from the early Hellenistic
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  • Child Lee
    ONE THEY FOUND OUT ABOUT HIM IN JULY AND STAYED ANGRY ALL through August. They tried to kill him in September. It was way too soon. They weren't ready. The attempt was a failure. It could have been a disaster, but it was actually a miracle. Because nobody noticed. They used their usual method to
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