Essays Tagged: "Aesthetics"


ASIA CULTURE PROJECT: AESTHETICSArt is an expression of beauty. Through art, we are able to learn about the history of our ...

(2 pages) 118 0 4.5 Feb/1997

Subjects: Art Essays

Nature as Reflected in American Literature. Speaks of work by Plato, Twain, Melville, Bryant, andThoreau

In his Poetics, Plato contemplates the nature of aesthetics and existence. He postulates that for every existing object and idea there is an absolu ...

(4 pages) 130 0 3.5 Jun/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Renaissance, a period that developed a renewed interest in arts

this context, is referring to the 'rebirth' of the classical periods' ideals, texts, monuments, and aesthetics.What causes historical change? There are a few things that can be involved in certain eve ... at history as a process, and a thing of progress, and as stated earlier, was intrigued by classical aesthetics in art, architecture, literature, and poetry.The second main idea of the renaissance peri ...

(5 pages) 145 0 2.5 Mar/1996

Subjects: Art Essays


CONFUCIUS, GANDHI AND THEAESTHETICS OF VIRTUEI think that in trying to find out whether moral goodness and beauty are in fact ...

(2 pages) 72 0 3.7 Sep/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Comparative Philosophy & Ethics

Immanual Kant

nt was a German Philosopher who lived from 1724-1804 and made the switch of art over from classical aesthetics to modern aesthetics. Classical aesthetics has to do with the characteristics that make s ... ssical aesthetics has to do with the characteristics that make something beautiful, where as modern aesthetics has a view where an experience of beauty is followed by an experience. Kant feels that wh ...

(4 pages) 186 1 4.0 Dec/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Modern Philosophy

Aesthetics Definition - This essay was simply to personally define the term aesthetics for my art appreciation class.

Aesthetics simply means relating to, appreciating, or perceiving the beautiful. Beauty, if it can be ... mplicity of life back then, and even more fun to remember when time stops and allows for reflection.Aesthetics is, as a parent, being able to watch my kids do similar things and it warms my heart like ...

(2 pages) 82 0 5.0 Mar/2003

Subjects: Art Essays

"I had been hungry" by Emily Dickinson.

and art followed the Enlightenment period. Enlightenment's highest values concerning epistemology, aesthetics and human behavior were reason, success, reality, progress, and the clarity of nation. In ...

(11 pages) 182 0 5.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Poetry

Architecture - what makes a buildling Green.

Building activities have undergone tremendous changes in terms of design, features, landscaping and aesthetics. The concerns for energy and environment coupled with the advent of new technologies have ...

(13 pages) 272 2 3.7 May/2003

Subjects: Art Essays

Implement and Monitor Marketing Activities: Virgin vs. Qantas.

kets, Virgin targeting a market who are ready to save money in exchange for the lack of comfort and aesthetics, whilst Qantas target a market who prefer an aspect of prestige. The image is reflected o ... by both airlines. From the outside, one would imagine that Qantas is much more organised due to the aesthetics of their conveyers. This, from my experiences, is not the case. Having traveled frequentl ...

(7 pages) 174 0 3.0 Sep/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

A researched essay on the environmental impact of genetically engineering crops.

armers used cross-breeding to genetically modify their crops, but they were only able to change the aesthetics of a plant (color, size, shape, etc.). It was an exciting art form to cultivate flowers o ...

(4 pages) 70 0 5.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Science Essays

This is an essay about Norman Rockwell and his painting "Boyhood Dreams"

aphic in their representation. Rockwell also succeeds in having an aesthetic feel in his paintings. Aesthetics is an appreciation of beauty. In all of his paintings, they can be appreciated for the qu ...

(3 pages) 78 0 4.4 Nov/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

Alice Walker's "Everyday Use".

Dee as 'shallow,' 'condescending,' and 'manipulative,' as overly concerned with style, fashion, and aesthetics, and thus is lacking a "true" understanding of her heritage" (Farrell 1). Mama is the nar ...

(4 pages) 152 0 4.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Short Description of Hieroglyphs for Visual Display

e constraints of the language seem to have been rather liberal, and often gave way to the potential aesthetics. Hieroglyphics would, most commonly, be written right to left, however could be written i ...

(2 pages) 39 0 4.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > Middle Eastern History > Ancient Egypt

Representation Of Jordan and Kerry McFadden in the Sun Tuesday 10th February 2004

ver, both are represented very differently by the use of different journalistic techniques.Even the aesthetics and layout of the front page tell us a lot about the representation of the two different ...

(3 pages) 21 0 5.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies > The Media

Examine the role and tasks of purchasing in assuring product quality from suppliers, with reference to: a) specification of quality requirements b) supplier quality audit c) contractual terms

duct quality. They are performance, features, reliability, conformance, durability, serviceability, aesthetics and perceived quality. What is quality? Quality is defined as "conformance to requirement ...

(15 pages) 466 1 4.5 Mar/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Immanuel Kant's Critique of Judgment, Friedrich Schiller's On the Aesthetic Education of Man, and Edward Tylor's Primitive Culture

Aesthetics, the process through which humans make judgments of beauty, shapes the culture within whi ... is related to judgments of beauty and the creation of a "culture" and politics in a society. While aesthetics necessitate subjectivity and in turn create a larger societal bond in the writings of bot ... ty and in turn create a larger societal bond in the writings of both Kant and Schiller, Tylor views aesthetics as well as politics as merely parts of a larger natural social development dependent upon ...

(8 pages) 103 0 4.8 Apr/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

Intertextuality and authorship in the works of Geoffrey Chaucer, Shakespeare and the Sonneteers.

ersonal intentions of the author (entertaining, edifying, advising) and their own sense of literary aesthetics.Sometimes intertextuality becomes original itself. It is astonishing how medieval authors ...

(6 pages) 57 0 5.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors

Sex and the City, An American Culture Text

in the space of New York City, at the basic level, the demography of the city encompasses all these aesthetics that entice viewers. Like other shows that feature their cast in a major metropolitan are ... apparel, and picture perfect physique have an advantageous clutch on audiences. Viewers appreciate aesthetics. They are vulnerable when they are hit with physical perfectionism. Shows that function l ...

(7 pages) 121 0 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

The Influences of Oscar Wilde The Picture of Dorian Gray

ellenistic ideals of Epicurus, his coddled lifestyle as a child and his devotion to the movement of Aesthetics and Moral Ambiguity have produced one of the most astounding works of horror fiction.Osca ... that gave him his ideas.During Wilde's college years he came into contact with a movement known as Aesthetics and the Epicurean philosophy of Hellenism. Aesthetics is the branch of philosophy that de ...

(6 pages) 93 1 4.7 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors

Website Analysis of

OverviewI evaluated the website, The evaluation criteria were aesthetics, design, navigation and layout, and technical features and use. For basic users, Google i ... oor navigation. In all aspects of its search capabilities though, Google is at the top of its class.AestheticsThe home page is mostly white space, which immediately centers the viewer's attention on t ...

(3 pages) 521 5 4.9 May/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science > Internet and networking