Research Database

Youth In Adult Court

A 5 page paper. Should youth who commit violent crimes be tried in adult court rather than in juvenile court? This is a hotly debated topic but the tide is turning against this practice. Thesis: While there are many mitigating factors when considering trying youth in adult court, in general, the answer is no. This thesis is based on the neurological developmental stage of adolescents. Bibliography lists 5 sources.

Global Warming Research Proposal

A 3 page paper. The essay introduces the topic of global warming and notes that this issue remains a topic of controversy, which the writer explains. Following this narrative about the topic, the writer reports the purpose for writing the paper, the reason for selecting this topic, the intended audience, the writer's position on the topic and the thesis statement. Bibliography lists 3 sources.


This 5-page paper discusses various macroeconomic topics. Bibliography lists 3 sources.

Self-Efficacy/Childhood Obesity

A 4 page research paper that explores two topics. The first topic addressed is self-efficacy and its influence on human behavior. The second topic is the advantages of taking a social marketing approach to the problem of childhood obesity. Bibliography lists 4 sources.


This 7-page paper discusses labor union management and organization topics. Bibliography lists 4 sources.

Temporary Workers and Mid-sized Corporations

A 40 page paper / model thesis that outlines the topic of the use and misuse of temporary workers is mid-sized corporations, and supports the thesis that temporary worker exploitation is not cost effective. Bibliography lists 23 sources.

Reflection On The Pastor As A Minor Poet By Barnes

A 6 page paper that reflects on the entitled book by M. Craig Barnes. There are both major theses and sub-theses in this work. Barnes is able to connect them and intertwine them to provide an engaging and interesting read. Each is important to understand the totality of the book and to learn the lessons included. The theses are discussed. The writer then cites three things pastors can do to impact ministry in the future. Bibliography lists 2 sources.

Health Topics Annotated Bibliography

This 14 page paper provides an overview of research articles on 28 health topics. There is a single annotation for each topic. The bibliography has 28 entries.

Corn in the Diet, Melting Glaciers

This 3 page essay addresses two topics. The first, which 1 page in length, pertains to "Corn's Conquest" by Michael Pollan and describes the omnipresence of corn in the American diet. The second topic, 2 pages in length, discusses Greta Ehrlich's "Chronicles of Ice" and describes the global crisis associated with melting glaciers. No other sources are cited.

Pros and Cons of Vegetarian Diets

This 3 page research paper reports on 3 scholarly articles that pertain to the topic of pros and cons in regards to vegetarian diets. The writer discusses each article and its relevance to this topic. Bibliography lists 3 sources.

School Bullying

This 9 page research paper is a slightly longer version of khbullying.doc, which focuses exclusively on the topic of school bullying. This paper also briefly addresses the topic of bullying in the workplace. Bibliography lists 6 sources.

Issues in Education

This 6 page research paper addresses 5 topics that pertain to educational issues associated with psychology. Topics include nature vs. nurture, whether to inform patients when they carry the gene for a disease, school cultures and its impact on adolescence, Freud's legacy and application of Skinner's approach to psychology within correctional institutions. Bibliography lists 8 sources.

Heart Assessment

This 5 page research paper addresses 7 topics pertaining to heart and peripheral vascular system assessment. Topics covered include differences in chest pain, points to remember when inspecting upper and lower extremities, heart and lung sounds, palpation for amplitude, significance of low amplitude, SOAP evaluation in regards to a case study and laboratory results regarding this case. Bibliography lists 6 sources.

Impact Schizophrenia On Family

This 3 page paper discusses four issues. The first is a discussion of the impact of a diagnosis of schizophrenia on the family. The writer comments on whether growing older is synonymous with mental decline, The next topic is childhood depression with data and symptoms and the last topic is the stigma that is still attached to mental illness. Bibliography lists 4 sources.

The Self

This 7 page research paper offers discussion and reflection relating to the concept of self. It draws upon the personal experience of the student researching this topic and also relates to literature on this topic. Bibliography lists 3 sources.

Star Trek, Russell and African American Experience

A 5 page essay that consists of 3 parts. The first paragraph pertains to a proposed topic for a future essay that will focus on Star Trek aficionados and the role that their obsession plays in their lives. The second is on Sharman A. Russell's "The Adored, Buzzing Around Us," summarizing the essay and offering brief analysis. The final topic, which is also the most extensive, relates Maya Angelou's "Champion of the World" to Martin Luther King's "I have a dream" speech. Bibliography lists 3 sources.


This paper examines two topics; one being the comparison between Lennie of Of Mice and Men and Benjy of The Sound and the Fury. The other topic revolves around the social commentary offered by Of Mice and Men.

Issues in DPN Practice

This 10 page research paper address various topics applicable to DNP (Doctor of Nursing Practice) knowledge. Topics include social change, ethics, and opportunities in collaboration. Bibliography lists 13 sources.

US History Topics

This 4 page research paper draws on Eric Foner's text Give Me Liberty to discuss topics in U.S. History. Topics cover the nature of liberty, the differences between North and South and the role of conflict in policy making. Only Foner's text is cited.

APN Issues

This 10 page research paper addresses 10 different issues in advanced practice nursing. Topics include the use of intuition in Benner's model of nursing, Watson's theory of caring, and the impact of the environment on health, as well as other topics. Bibliography lists 10 sources.


This 3 page essay discusses the topic of waste, relating the topic to Woodbury University and Burbank, CA. Waste management is discussed and the concept of the "zero waste city" is described. Bibliography lists 3 sources.

Value Of Failure In Leadership

A 5 page paper. This essay discusses several topics surrounding the topic of failure. These include ways failure can be used to improve vision of leader, characteristics of transformational leaders that impact response of employees, the writer's opinion of the importance of failure is an integral part of life and contributes to leadership effectiveness, five best practices for leader to follow after a failure, and how failure affects risk taking and decision making. Bibliography lists 8 sources.

Segregation & the Urban Setting

This 20 page paper looks at the subject of segregation in the urban setting. Several points are explored, including African American history, the slave trade and migration to the North. The thesis of this paper is that segregation is more acceptable now than it has ever been in the past. The reason why is due to the adoption of multiculturalism. Several specific examples are noted and the topics of unique African customs, rap music, fashion, ebonics, and Kwanza are discussed. Bibliography lists 25 sources.

Systematic Theology - The Triune God (The Holy Trinity)

A 22 page paper that explores the Doctrine of the Holy Trinity. Systematic theology is an approach that studies all the facts about a specific topic. The Theological Method is one where three questions are kept in mind during the investigation and study. This exploration of the Trinity follows the precepts of systematic theology and the theological method. The essay firs explains systematic theology and cites the three questions in the theological method. It then begins tracing the historical foundations for the doctrine of the Trinity citing numerous sources, including the both the Old Testament and the New Testament. The thesis is that although a doctrine may not be found explicitly in Scripture, it may still be a Biblical doctrine. This is shown throughout the evidence presented in this essay. Bibliography lists 20 sources.


This 5 page paper examines the thesis of Thomas Berger in his book The Long Shadow. The thesis is that indigenous people (i.e., natives) in the Americans are being as shabbily treated today by corporations and private concerns as they were hundreds of years ago as settlers began to infiltrate their lands. The paper names current examples of why Berger's thesis is correct. Bibliography lists 3 sources.

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