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The Power of Social Facts as Defined by Emile Durkheim
Emile Durkheim paved the way for sociology, and recognized an idea that is directly tied to sociological research and understanding. Acknowledging that sociology is the study of thinking, feeling and acting, Durkheim was better able to target these ideas, and he referred to them as Social Facts: patterns of thinking, feelin...
The Questions of Adopted Children
How many times does an adopted child wonder why they were given up? Do they ever wonder who gave them up to begin with? Or, even, did they ever want me at all? Do they have any more biological family somewhere that they do not know about? Why were they given up in the first place? Most adopted children ask these questions a...
The Life of the American Educator and Civil Rights Activist, Mary McLeod Bethune
Originally born Mary Jane McLeod on June 10, 1875 in Maysville, South Carolina. To parents who were former slaves and the fifteenth of seventeen children. Mary mother worked for her former master, and her dad did work at a house nearby known as the homestead. One day Mary went with her mom to drop off clothes to the whites...
How the Nonprofit Organization Harry Potter Alliance Uses Story to Fulfill Their Mission
Let me tell you a story about Harry Potter. How many of you have read Harry Potter? Okay, great, for those of you who haven’t, it’s a very popular book series. For those of you who have, this story is probably not the Harry Potter story you’re thinking of. This story is about a plane, a Boeing 727. On March 3rd 2010 it took...
A Project on Charities: The Untold Profit
ABSTRACT As a kid, my best friend and I started a pet sitting business. We both cared deeply about animals, especially endangered ones, and figured we should do something to help them. After painstaking minutes of brainstorming, we came up with an idea that would give our parents bragging rights for years: Pet Lovers RAM...
The Different Ways of Helping out in Society
As a young person, how can I help society? Many people are working hard to make the world a better place. As the saying goes, “become the change you wish to see”, as a young citizen of my country, I can dedicate some time to make the society in which I live in a better place. Looking at the larger picture, helping societ...
An Analysis of the Idea of the Felony Checkbox and Its Effects in Employment of Convicted Felons
Checking the box may limit growth in other ways such as being part of organization and being able to attend certain school. I would hate to see a person with good head on their shoulders not able to reach higher goals in life. For example, if a felon could not be part of the boys and girls programs because of their status,...
The Life of Rosa Parks: The other of the Civil Rights Movement
Rosa Parks’ life events in a racial world helped her become a strong black woman and also become “The Mother of the Civil Rights Movement.” Rosa Louise McCauley lived in a world of racial fears. Blacks had to co-exist with white people in a world that lived by the Jim Crow Laws. Blacks could only attend schools that were...
The Humanitarian Works of Emma Watson
Behind The Scenes I am sure that if you were to ask yourself “who is the most influential person in the world today” Emma Watson isn’t someone you would name off hand. In fact, some may even question “who is this Emma Watson?” I would find this reaction entirely reasonable and understandable. She had grown up on the set of...
The Role of Humorists in Society
Analyzing Humorists’ Role in Society Comedy has, for many years, been a canvas onto which comedians and humorists alike choose to portray their inner monologues, feelings, and opinions on particular subjects. It is also a natural aspect of human life, starting with babies who laugh at the funny faces of their parents, to c...