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...
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
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
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
A Journal of Christian Perspective
vol III, issue 2, spring 2007
Can Technology Save Us?
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
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
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
The States Parties to the present Convention,
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
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
Recently, the Supreme Court handed down its
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.
By: Jeremiah Bradshaw
ENG122: English Composition II
Instructor: Deborah Zeringue
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
The Montessori Method by Maria Montessori (1870-1952). Translated by Anne Everett George (1882-). New York: Frederick A. Stokes Company, 1912.
DR. MONTESSORI GIVING A LESSON IN TOUCHING GEOMETRICAL INSETS
SCIENTIFIC PEDAGOGY AS APPLIED
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
Farm girl by Hemauer
Dr. Eric Grosse
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
Gulliver’s Travels by Jonathan Swift is a publication of the Pennsylvania State University. This
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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
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
the cambridge companion to
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
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