Essays

What Can Be Done to Promote Better Health For Americans?

Introduction In addition to the financial crisis of 2008, the U.S. business and families felt the inadequacy of the healthcare delivery system and continue to suffer from its shortcomings nowadays. The current healthcare system, models, and initiatives should not focus and rely on the government, but the market. The current...

Value of Education

In today’s society, a college degree is believed to be an entrance ticket to a well-paid and prestigious job because many companies require a bachelor’s degree as a pre-requisite. However, higher education remains a controversial topic because the post-recession economy does not provide all college graduates with high-paid jobs. In...

Theodore Roosevelt

“Do what you can, with what you have, where you are” – these are the words of one of the most outstanding personalities in the history of America, Theodore Roosevelt. He followed this idea and used all the possibilities that he had available to make his country a better place....

The U.S. History

Considering the war of terror, one basically means the fight against international terrorism. Currently, “international terrorism” is a politically correct euphemism for Islamic terrorism. Thus, the Middle East is emphasized in this case. This region is in the state of constant internal conflict, external pressure, as well as the political...

Relationship Between Global Warming and the Sea Level Rising

An increase of the level of the sea is known to be one of the most significant and long-lasting results of climate alteration, specifically global warming. The whole world’s attention is focused on high forecasted rates of possible future increase of the sea level. It is extremely essential to mention...

The Late Twentieth-Century Writers Themes and Techniques

Introduction The American literature of the twenty-century has been causing a lot of discussions about themes and techniques. This study is aimed to carry out a brief literature review to establish and provide definitions for themes and literature techniques of such authors as Ralph Ellison, Saul Bellows Jack Kerouac, Toni...

The Cold War and U.S. Diplomacy

Introduction John Fitzgerald Kennedy became an important political figure admired by generations of Americans. He was elected as the 35th President during the Cold War; therefore, he had to deal with big problems and crises. Kennedy created a new political doctrine that influenced his decisions and foreign policy. Even though...

Is it a crime to be Poor?

Up to the 19th century, people recognized poverty as a crime of sorts. Special prisons existed for those people who were debtors to other people or even to the state in forms of fines and defaulting to pay taxes. Not only was this move seen to be barbaric but also...

Illegal Drugs Should not be Legalized

As it is known, the debates over the appropriateness of lifting sanctions on illegal drugs gain popularity. This idea manifests itself in the today’s popular culture of the United States. For example, many well-known movies bring the notion that substance abuse is not harmful and, thus, it should be tolerated...

Gone with the Wind as the Historical Document

A bestselling novel Gone with the Wind by Margaret Mitchell becomes a sensation and the best movie adaptation in 1939. The brilliant cast, play, and general arrangement of the picture receive world recognition. Vivien Leigh and Clark Gable associate with eternal symbols of strong man and woman, love and real...

Globalization of the Korean Food

Every nation has a unique culture that defines it. It includes their belief, practices, and way of life. Consequently, they desire to propagate their lifestyle and traditions to other parts of the world.  For instance, the United States has been doing well in perpetuating their western culture among many nations...

Gender Socialization in the Family

Abstract Families play a critical role in enhancing gender socialization process. It is the family through which children first learn of being male or female after birth. Its role in enhancing gender socialization is immense since the parents foster gender roles through a series of activities, opportunities, over behaviors, guidance,...

Future Of Free Speech Appears To Be In Danger

Nowadays one of the most worrying questions of the community is: whether people should express their views and opinions freely regardless of the effect of their words on others or they should filter the speech? There is no correct answer of this question since the free speech is closely connected...

Epicureans, Stoics, Skeptics

In the modern era, for the further development of European civilization, cultural heritage of antiquity has become increasingly important. This is evidenced by a return to the values of classical education and the increased interest in the work of ancient thinkers, especially in the field of practical philosophy. The legacy...

Difficulties in Intercultural Communication

A conflict refers to the disagreement between two or more parties because of incompatiblegoals. Theparties disagree because they are interested in the same subject. It is practically impossible for people to live without conflicts at all. However, people should try and resolve their conflicts amicably to avoid escalation of conflicts...

Development of a Child in Adopted Families

A social sphere of life demands knowledge and understanding of certain factors related to the social area. In cases when parents decide to adopt a child, they should be provided with the information about the child and an explanation about the peculiarities related to the development of an individual. Such...