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    The column offers my paper a look towards the other side of bioethics that condones cloning as “playing god,” highlighting the social repercussions, even if the document itself is quite positive. It can be used towards the end of my paper in order to get the reader to look into the future as the column is doing. "Wilmut, Ian." World Book Student. World Book, 2015. Web. 7 Dec. 2015. This article describes the life and work of Ian Wilmut, the leader of the team of scientist that first successfully cloned. It chronicles his career from his degree in embryology to becoming the first scientist to produce a calf from a frozen embryo, to his induction into the Animal Breeding Research Station, or the Roslin Institute, which is cited as being dedicated to learning and improving upon the breeding, productivity, and welfare of farm animals. The article then introduces Dolly, the first successful clone ever, and what cloning could mean for the well-being and health of livestock and therefore people. This source might also be able to be used in or near the introduction as it shows the earnest intentions of researches and the humane way cloning is gone about. Wilmut and Dolly’s relationship shows the amount of care taken into cloning by its scientists.…

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    Pro Cloning Debate

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    modifications done before their baby is born. Some parents want to make sure the baby’s eye color will be blue, or make sure it has the perfect mixture or blond and brown in the hair. Humans have already started to play God a bit, and even little changes like these are widely controversial on whether it’s right to change something like eye color, hair color, or to make sure the child has a dimple in the right spot. There are many dangers in cloning an entire human being as well. The study by…

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    Manipulation In King Lear

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    In the very first scene of the play the idea of one having control over one's own fate is evident through the contrasting actions of Cordelia's to those of Goneril and Regans. In Act one scene one of the play King Lear decides to give control of his kingdom to his daughters with each daughter receiving a third of the kingdom. The kings’ only catch being that each of his daughters has to profess their love for him in order to receive their share of the kingdom. Lears two eldest daughters Goneril…

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    journalistic background of de Bourmont is essential in delving into the ways in which he represents the issue of multiculturalism in France. Indeed, when reading any source, it is necessary to understand the background of the author. For example, the periodical “Strangers at the Gate”, by Judith Miller, can be read in an entirely different light when Miller’s background as a journalist is taken into consideration. Miller, a writer for the New York Times, retired after it was found that her…

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    Welcome to the beautiful and distinguished Sinclair family; welcome to American perfection. We Were Liars illustrates a perfect family living the Dream life; private island, grand houses, big family, picnics on the beach and boat rides to the vineyard. The novel indicates abstract concepts of love, loss and youth, and demonstrates topics of tragic heroes, sibling rivalry and political power. Harris Sinclair, the patriarch of the family, is the American ideal. He is the Sinclair family, and…

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    The presence of the supernatural is in The Tragedy of Macbeth, is common like the one to The of Tragedy Hamlet. Hamlet and Macbeth were both pressured into going against the natural social order that they lived in; Hamlet had the heavy task to cast justice with his own young hands, at the request of his deceased father. Macbeth was told his fate by three witches; as well was haunted by the ghost of Banqo. The presence of the supernatural influenced both of the actions of Macbeth and Hamlet. The…

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    Many people sacrifice the most important things or persons they have in life just to do a right. For example, in King Lear Cordelia sacrifice the love she had for her father, what can happen to her family while sending the army to attack, or even her freedom after her father realized that she was the only daughter that truly loved him. In other words she sacrifice her life without thinking about it, for love. Cordelia was so blind to realize that her father didn't have much love as he had for…

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    To what extent are the protagonists of ‘Atonement’ and ‘The Girl Who Would Speak for The Dead’ similar and different? Often, in times of struggle, people can be put in different situations and come to similar conclusions. Authors, Ian McEwan and Paul Elwork, push their protagonists to extremes within their stories and come to the same conclusion, that to move on in their lives they need to find reparation. Briony Tallis from Ian McEwan’s novel ‘Atonement’ leads her family through a long period…

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    King Lear Research Paper

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    Consequently, Western society’s perception of the aged has not changed much since Shakespeare wrote the play. Moreover, Lear is viewed by his evil daughters as irrelevant, old and foolish. When Lear arrives at Gloucester’s castle hoping that Regan will accept him, she responds, “O, sir, you are old! / Nature in you stands on the very verge / Of her confine” (Shakespeare 2.4 145-147). Regan demonstrates the burden of taking in her father, portraying how individuals in Western society view their…

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    Crichton has created in Jurassic Park, a company by the name of InGen. InGen dabbles in genetic research. They work with gene splicing and gene sequencing. When InGen creates dinosaurs they have it in their mind that they are now god, but that is not the case. As seen in both the book and the film they are far from being almighty creators. When the power goes out in the park they see that they know nothing about their creations. The dinosaurs run amuck, and as the book shows, with the death of…

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