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  • Gender In Substance Abuse Research

    Gender is an important variable to consider when planning and evaluating studies in all areas and at all levels of health-related research (Wizemann & Pardue, 2001). Gender is especially important in substance abuse treatment services because the background characteristics, substance abuse patterns, and personal histories of female substance users may differ from those of males. In the past, most research related to outcomes for substance abuse treatment programs involved male participants.…

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  • Roll Of Bull, And Racism In Roll Of Thunder, Hear My Cry

    Michael Hanson ENG 3370-60 Children 's Literature ROLL OF THUNDER AND RACISM We have all read books or have had them read to us at one time or another in our lives. What we may not have realized when they were read to us as children was just how much of the adult world was in them. There are many children 's books that written in such a way as to help children deal with or expose them to adult issues. These issues can range from death of a loved one to more serious issues such as racism…

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  • Essay On Confirmation Retreat

    Confirmation Retreat Some of the most unforgettable moments in my life lies within this event called the Confirmation retreat. In Catholicism, a "retreat" means spending time to connect with God. This retreat was a trip required by the Confraternity of Christian Doctrine: Assumption of Mary church. My classmates and I had to attend this retreat in order to receive our Confirmation sacrament, one out of the seven sacraments that are required in a Catholic 's life. In Confirmation, one is blessed…

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  • Pros And Cons Of The Oil Fracking Industry

    Futuristic: It is important for the taxpayers of the United States to consider the options of the oil drilling industry. Supported by the prior research and evaluation, the continuation of conventional oil drilling throughout the United States will not only improve its economical and environmental futuristic aspects, but will ensure the survival of the United State’s global dominance in the oil industry. OPEC has faced severe drops in profits from the competition of booming private American oil…

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  • Cultural Diversity In Brampton

    facility mark where curling rinks, tennis courts, ski-hills and many other activities. Likewise, the Powerade Centre has baseball diamonds, cricket pitches, field hockey court, and paintball field is evident. Nevertheless, other recreation centers like Cassie Campbell, Flower City Seniors Recreation Centre, and the Brampton Soccer Centre some great activities for everyone in the…

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  • Ellen Degeneres Qualities

    Ellen. She stated “I wasn’t sure if I was going to work again, and although I was out, I was still trying to alter myself – not dressing the way I wanted to dress or wearing my hair the way I wanted to. I slowly gained the confidence to be authentic” (Cassie Carpenter). This accomplishment out weights most them because it was hard for her to deal with the situation. She wanted to be accepted and wanted to make something of herself, but a lot of negativity brought her down. What makes Ellen a…

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  • The Land Taylor Analysis

    even bothered to tell me himself not to sit at his table. He had left that to my mama, and I resented not only him for it, but her too.” Paul is frustrated because he can not understand why Robert and his brothers can sit at his daddy’s table, but Cassie and him cannot. He feels as though his father only acknowledges him as his son when no folks are present. Another example to prove Paul’s obliviousness, is a time during the fall of Paul’s school years. Paul has come home from thanksgiving break…

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  • The Importance Of Respecting This Man

    The Three reasons why I Respect this Man (The paper of Christopher Eric Christenson) Have you ever lost someone that was so close to you? Have you ever been in a situation that would affect your life forever? Do you get reminders every day, that the your loved one is gone? Do you wish you could go back so you can hug them, and say “I love you”. It’s sad when you have lost one of the most important people in your life, and you can’t go back to relive the moments you took for granite. I…

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  • Rights In Criminal Cases

    Here’s am article about The Criminal Cases that I am doing for my research paper. Money available for violent crime victims. The Alabama rime Victims Compensation Commission has money to give to innocent victims of crime, but as Executive Director Cassie Jones said, not many know to ask for it. The rule of the ACVCC is to give money to innocent victims of violent crime. Eligible expenses…

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  • Bosnian Genocide: A Simple Thing In History

    Cassie Niemeier Bosnia List Paper Anyone who says that history is black and white clearly slept through class. There is no simplicity to history. Most events in history are like a Jenga tower. Events stack on top of each other creating a less stable structure until it collapses in on itself, or war breaks out. The Bosnian genocide seems very simple on the surface. In fact, genocide is a rare simple thing in history, a group of people want to eliminate another group of people because the…

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