Essays Tagged: "acquaintance"

Communcation style

or style.In determining my own commuication style I had a questionnaire completed by both a friend, acquaintance , as well as completing one myself. The friend that I chose was my room mateRyan Seslow ... ave been friends since highschool so he knows me very well. The person that I chose to complete the acquaintance section was my friend Leslie Margasak. Leslie is my girlfriends roommate therefore our ...

(4 pages) 323 0 4.3 Mar/1997

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies


Intimacy is often defined as arising from a close acquaintance, association, or familiarity. This definition would definitely describe the relationshi ...

(4 pages) 104 0 4.0 Dec/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sex & Sexuality

Duke Ellington

finished high school but instead went on the road to begin his legendary jazz career.Growing up in acquaintance with such great jazz musicians as Fats Waller and James P. Johnson, Ellington left his ...

(4 pages) 106 1 4.2 May/1996

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies > Performers & Composers

Literature of Protest. Speaks of authors who became spokesmen for their particular protest movements. Thomas Paine, Thomas Nast, John C. Calhoun, and Martin Luther King

ge of 37, Paine strove for the fabled shores of America, determined to forget his past. He made the acquaintance of Benjamin Franklin, and settled in Philadelphia. There, Paine was eventually hired in ...

(11 pages) 112 0 4.0 Jun/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

A comparative essay on the idea of a perfect person as viewed by the major eastern religions

n a caveman society might be a strong aggressive bison hunter, but his mangy appearance and lack of acquaintance with a toothbrush might make him very imperfect today in a lawyer's suit in downtown Ne ...

(10 pages) 197 0 4.5 Sep/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

Literature of Protest

ge of 37, Paine strove for the fabled shores of America, determined to forget his past. He made the acquaintance of Benjamin Franklin, and settled in Philadelphia. There, Paine was eventually hired in ...

(11 pages) 111 0 3.3 Jun/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

A essay about the civilization degression of the children in the story "Lord of the Flies"

novel presents four boys as major characters-Ralph, Jack, Piggy and Simon. At the beginning of our acquaintance with each of the characters we are given certain hints about them, and then with the de ...

(7 pages) 94 1 3.9 Dec/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > "Lord of the Flies" by Sir William Gerald Golding

Witness for the prosecution.

h. The motives for wanting her dead were unknown. The one suspect, Leonard Vole, a man who made the acquaintance of Miss French by rescuing her, was standing trial for her murder.The investigation to ...

(3 pages) 40 0 3.0 Jul/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Nathaniel Hawthorne: Insecurity, Judgment, and Revenge

struggling with guilt, jealousy and insecurity. Nathaniel Hawthorne unquestionably articulates his acquaintance with these human characteristics and documents his insights in several thought provokin ...

(7 pages) 54 0 0.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > "The Scarlet Letter" by Nathaniel Hawthorne

Essay on Marital Rape, as well as a historical background on the sexual manipulation and control of women. This was written for a senior level Behavioral Science course.

today are not so readily expected or openly commanded to throw themselves at the will of their male acquaintances, counterparts, or husbands, female degradation, as well as mental and physical batteri ... radation, as well as mental and physical battering through rape still exist at embarrassing levels. Acquaintance harassment and abuse, by far, is the worst, as though women have traveled through centu ...

(17 pages) 186 1 4.6 Oct/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights > Women's Studies

Othello essay.

assive character in his series of suggestions that generally speaks in a polite manor as more of an acquaintance than a friend. Even early on he seems to present himself as a friend, in an attempt to ...

(6 pages) 75 0 4.4 Nov/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Shakespeare

Write a descrptive essay on a wedding you attended.

ece and joined our church. However, it was about four years after that she became more than just an acquaintance. In my junior year of high school, she came to my school and that gave us an opportunit ...

(6 pages) 70 1 3.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Descriptive Essays

Networks and Modern Communications

ft with open arms. Since communications is such a vital aspect of all businesses these days, proper acquaintance with this marvelous technology can greatly enhance a company's productivity and efficie ...

(10 pages) 321 0 2.6 Jan/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science > Internet and networking

Romanticism in A Knights Tale

les William has to conquer is to prove himself a champion before all of Europe. He stumbles into an acquaintance with Chaucer, and they make an agreement, so William now goes as Ulrich von Lichtenstei ...

(2 pages) 28 0 5.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

Book: "Mr. Murder" By Dean Koontz 6 passages from the book and one quote of the book both explaining them. plus conclusion

Paige were happy together - absurdly happy, considering how many thirty-something couples of their acquaintance were divorced, separated, or cheating on each other. Financially, they were more secure ...

(5 pages) 25 0 4.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Peer Pressure

PEER PRESSUREDEFINITION -A peer is a friend or acquaintance who is about the same age as you. You probably interact with peers in school or college ...

(6 pages) 239 1 4.3 Apr/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Tragedy Behind Gatsby

;" from James Gatz, an ordinary young man, to Jay Gatsby, a man of great wealth and ambition. As an acquaintance of Gatsby, narrator Nick Carraway notes that "Jay Gatsby, of West Egg, Long Island, spr ...

(4 pages) 57 0 5.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > "The Great Gatsby" by F. Scott Fitzgerald

A Reading of Malamud's "The Magic Barrel"

binical student on his sixth year at the Yeshivah University, set to be ordained 4 months hence. An acquaintance has apparently told him that he "might find it easier to win himself a congregation if ... apart from his parents. This is clearly seen in the story - he has no real friends. It was only "an acquaintance" who advised him to get married. He admits to Salzman that "but for his parents, he was ...

(8 pages) 65 0 5.0 Jul/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Macbeth: Power

picted as a noble man, a hero for Scotland, victorious and loyal to his king. However, on his first acquaintance with the witches, they reveal his prophecy, in which he shall soon be crowned king. Thi ...

(3 pages) 31 0 3.5 Aug/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Shakespeare > Macbeth

ROMEO AND JULIET....analisis of Act II, Scene II

nd has an infatuation with Juliet. I gain this opinion due to the fact that he already has a female acquaintance and he easily leaves her to try to gain the company of Juliet. This scene is the famous ...

(3 pages) 20 0 5.0 Oct/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Shakespeare > Romeo & Juliet