Robert Frost: Biography and Review

Robert Lee Frost, b. San Francisco, Mar. 26, 1874 d. Boston, Jan. 29, 1963, was one of the leading poets of the 20th-century and a four time winner of the Pulitzer Prize. Frost was a poet often associated with rural New England, although his poems could be felt and related to in any region of…

Can They Say That On Television

Yes, they can, and increasingly they do. The days of television being highly regulated, pure and decent may be over. It looks as if the ever-shifting rules governing what’s OK to say on television are made to be broken. The amount of violence, vulgarity, and sexual content that can be found at 8:00 P. M.…

The novel The Great Gatsby

Through the interactions between male and female characters, Fitzgerald depicts a variety of social expectations regarding “typical” male behavior in the 1920’s. In the novel The Great Gatsby, characters such as Tom Buchanan, Jay Gatsby, George Wilson and Nick Carraway demonstrate behavior that acts to maintain and live up to expectations inherent in society. Through…

The Mexican Population In Kittitas County

Today there are numerous explanations as to the origin andparticulars on why Kittitas County was named this particular name. Throughevidence accumulated by archaeologists, findings of fossils and fragmentsshow that Native Americans were inhabitants in Kittitas Valley almost three-hundred years ago. As early as the 1700’s, the Psch-wan-wap-pams–earlyforerunners of the contemporary Yakima Nation– occupied the entire…

Jay Gatsby: The Dissolution of a Dream

A dream is defined in the Webster’s New World Dictionary as: a fanciful vision of the conscious mind; a fond hope or aspiration; anything so lovely, transitory, etc. as to seem dreamlike. In the beginning pages of F. Scott Fitzgerald’s novel The Great Gatsby, Nick Carraway, the narrator of the story gives us a glimpse…

Human Resource Management in China

The Chinese believe that the Great Dragon ruled the Middle Kingdom of the world for nearly four thousand years. For most of this period China was a great trading nation. Then the dragon fell asleep for two centuries, while China collapsed under the effects of colonialism, until in 1978 Deng Xiao Ping woke the dragon…

Marge Piercys “Barbie Doll” and Dick Schneiders “Youths Progress”

Young versus old. Death versus eternal life. The positive effects of societys pressure versus the negative. Marge Piercys “Barbie Doll” and Dick Schneiders “Youths Progress” are a study in the themes mentioned above. There are many obvious similarities in the chronological structure and irony of the two works. However, the reader will find that there…

Child Abuse Report

The safety and security of home are comforts we all wish for no matter what age we are. Though some of us get our wish roughly three million children don’t(United States Department of Health www. childrensrights. com ). Children who are battered and bruised, beaten, and in some causes sexually assaulted are constantly looking for…

Personalities and Problems

Ken Wolf, a professor of history at Murray Sate University and author of Personalities and Problems, wrote with the intent to illustrate the varied richness of human history over the past five centuries. He took various personalities such as adventurers, princes, political leaders, and writers and categorized them in a way for readers to draw…

Light: A Fundamental Force

In Our World If asked what light is, one could say that it’s one of the most basic elements of our world and our universe as we perceive it. It is through sight that we receive 90% of our information. It is through the use of telescopes aiding the naked eye that we are aware…