Sex and Gender across Cultures

Although sex and gender are used interchangeably in common language and the popular media, the two categories are quite distinct. Defining difference between sex and gender through examples of gendered behavior across cultures is helpful in understanding the nuances of the notion and illustrates how gender norms are culturally dependent. This essay describes the difference be...
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Johnny Got His Gun passages and responses

For a class assignment I had to take direct quotes from the book Johnny Got His Gun by Dalton Trumbo and reflect on them. Here is what I had to say. 1. “Then this nice gentleman Jody Simmons had accepted him into the bakery and given him a fine job. That made him indebted to Jody Simmons no? Very well. He was indebted to Jody Simmons and now he had found a job. How was he ...
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How is Bisphenol A Harmful to Our Health?

According to The International Bottled Water Association, each year the U.S. consumes around 30 billion water bottles. Plastic is used for many different things and it’s in everything we use today. From being in many different materials to preserving food, but now the question comes about, is plastic the new enemy? Many water bottles and Tupperware that we use today contain p...
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The Market Structure

Introduction Market structure is defined as the competitive environment where the sellers of a certain product meet the buyers. The market will consist of the potential buyers plus the sellers of a certain product. The process in which the prices of the commodity and output are dictated by the actual world is considerably affected by the market structure (Salvator, 2011). Th...
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The Man

The train was running late that afternoon. George felt as if his hair was getting grayer than it already was. “This is absurd” he said to himself, “i’m gonna be late to my doctors appointment.” George called his doctor’s office and asked to reschedule the appointment for tomorrow. The next day when George woke up he had forgotten that it was his birthday. When ge...
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An Individual’s Thoughts on Group Thinking

Fast and Furious As I rode to my hockey game that night, I feared pressing submit. My banner – a video involving the whole grade – needed to be released. Dierks Bentley came on the radio as my aggressive father veered in and out through traffic. We were late. Start of Something New When Dwayne Michael Carter Jr. wanted better representation in his accomplished musical car...
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Sex Crime Research

Partner Rape This kind of rape involves the sexual acts which are committed against a partner without the person’s consent or against the person’s will when the alleged perpetrator is the individual’s current partner either married or not, previous intimate partner, or the partner in co-habitation. Rape This is the non-consequential oral, anal, or vaginal ...
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The Trap Teens Are Falling Into

In the Twilight Zone episode “Eye of the Beholder” by Rod Serling, a woman goes through surgery after surgery in order to try to achieve the beauty by which she is surrounded. Each surgery ends up as a failure, and with each she grows more and more hopeless that she is unlike everyone else around her. At the end of the episode, it it revealed that a beautiful woman is really...
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The Meaning of General Economy

The author of The Meaning of General Economy discusses the various viewpoints in the aspect of the economy. The author states that the economy depends on the circulation of energy on earth. In the comparison of the production of automobiles and the general movement of the economy, the author states that people accept the fact that the interdependence is obvious and instead lo...
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Nikola Tesla- The smartest monkey around

Nikola Tesla is one of the most important and intelligent scientist/engineer/inventor to maybe, just maybe, ever live. He owns the title of being the inventor of ze Tesla Coil and of AC. Plus a few hundred inventions. Although many were stolen by many different people. Mainly his boss and coworker Thomas A. Edison. (Nikola Tesla Paragraph 1) Though Tesla was a mechanical ge...
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