Hansel and Gretel
How the fairy tale Hansel and Gretel have influenced contemporary literature, specifically character portrayal, in horror and dark fantasy. Popularity of fairy tales, their symbolism.
Examination of Sumita in Clothes to Jyoti in Jasmine
This paper examines the short story "Clothes", by Chitra Bannerjee Divakaruni and the novel "Jasmine" by Bharati Mukherjee. It discusses the choices Sumita and Jyoti/Jasmine make after moving from India to the US for their husbands and the changes in their lives that this entails.
Cannibalism in the Late Pleistocene
The evidence for cannibalism among homo erectus and other Late Pleistocene hominids is examined from a variety of sources. Chinese and Spanish sites are reviewed in detail to weigh the evidence for cannibalism, and the writer concludes that they do in fact prove that it happened.
Proposal and Death and Dying
A proposal is offered that includes a content analysis of the way that different cultures view funeral rituals and body disposal and why. A paper on the different elements that influence individuals’ views toward death and dying is also presented.
Older adult aging plan
This paper is an older adult aging plan. It includes: The advance planning needed to be financially secure & legally protected while aging including: Financial planning for adequate income; legal documentatin for estate protectioin; legal documentation for healthcare & end of life decision making. Health related expenses. Housing. Assistance & Care. The paper includes a conclusion about what a baby boomer nearing retirement needs to plan for.
Research study on cremation and various religious views. Issues of disposal of the body after death, funeral rituals. Includes interviews with contemporary religious leaders from different faiths.
Evaluates archaeological evidence for cannibalism among Amer. Southwest people. Functions & significance of death-related rituals, research findings, methods & interpretations.