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Law cannot change minds

GRE Essay Topic 346 - Present your perspective on the issue below, "It is possible to pass laws that control or place limits on people`s behavior, but legislation cannot reform human nature. Laws cannot change what is in people`s hearts and minds."

Author: yingsusu | Date: July 17, 2010 | Score: 6

Law is a system of rules, usually enforced by a set of institutions. A country¡¯s governing body uses law to control the stability of a society and to regular its citizens¡¯ behaviors. Nobody can deny that law plays a key role in running well a country; meanwhile one cannot overlook the impacts o...

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