Essays Tagged: "aspects of nature"

Renaissance in Europe, Art and Architecture, painting, sculpture, architecture, and allied arts

the great Western age of discovery and exploration, when a general desire developed to examine all aspects of nature and the world.During the Renaissance, artists were no longer regarded as mere arti ...

(18 pages) 811 0 4.1 Mar/1996

Subjects: Art Essays

Yoruba mythology and its relevance in modern society.

orship one god called Olodumare, and also hundreds of deities known as Orishas, who are personified aspects of nature and spirit. The principal orishas include Eleggua, Oggun, Ochosi, Obatala, Yemaya, ... multiplicity of gods are seen by the Yoruba people, not as messengers or subordinate beings, but as aspects or facets of the same divine force. They are part manifestation of the divine spirit and eac ...

(6 pages) 133 2 3.3 May/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Classical Studies > Mythology

An exploration of the way Shakespeare presents the various forms of nature in 'King Lear'

n the play and can be associated with the Elizabethan "Chain of being". I will show how the various aspects of nature are responsible for the overall shift of power and the events that lead to the tra ...

(8 pages) 76 0 2.7 Jan/2003

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

Renaissance Art and Architecture (Robert Campin & Massacio).

the great Western age of discovery and exploration, when a general desire developed to examine all aspects of nature and the world.Masaccio was the first painter to employ both linear and aerial pers ...

(3 pages) 133 1 3.5 Jun/2003

Subjects: Art Essays

Symbolism in American Romantic fiction.

ls is used in "The Scarlet Letter" written by Nathaniel Hawthorne. The author illustrates here some aspects of nature, things and places. One of the symbols connected with nature is the forest. It sym ...

(7 pages) 50 0 3.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Bucks County Barn

eally absorb all it has to offer. This painting is unlike most paintings because it has quite a few aspects that are non-traditional. The different shades of browns used in the color scheme, the "non- ... ckground. The background in this painting seems to be the canvas. Usually a barn has many different aspects of nature around it. This painting does not have this attribute. It seems the painter wanted ...

(3 pages) 14 0 0.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Transcendentalism Contrast Essay

s, Transcendentalism and Anti-Transcendentalism, contrast greatly in their views of humanity, their aspects of nature, and their concepts of good and evil. The authors that include these ideas in thei ...

(5 pages) 99 0 4.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Masaccio and Campin, a comparison of Renaissance styles

the great Western age of discovery and exploration, when a general desire developed to examine all aspects of nature and the world.Masaccio, originally named Tommaso Cassai, was born in San Giovanni ...

(3 pages) 36 0 3.0 Aug/2004

Subjects: Art Essays

A short essay on details

details, which let the reader know about the author's current environment. It is not the flashiest aspects of nature that are the most important; instead it is the small sounds that most people do no ...

(2 pages) 17 0 0.0 Oct/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Henry David Thoreau and Indiviualism

nticism varied from one group or individual to another, certain characteristics were common to most aspects of the movement. Some of these common characteristics were individualism, rejection of rules ... ms, emotional expression, imagination rather than reason, and expression of the sublime or peaceful aspects of nature. Additional commonalities were some of the things Romanticists opposed such as emp ...

(3 pages) 84 0 0.0 Mar/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Time Capsule Paper

f the great Western age of discovery and exploration when a general desire developed to examine all aspects of nature and the world. During the this time, artists were no longer regarded as mere artis ...

(3 pages) 198 0 1.0 Dec/2005

Subjects: Humanities Essays

The comparison of Aztec and Mayan Religion.

ant to the Aztecs. They worshipped hundreds of gods. Each god ruled one or more human activities or aspects of nature. They had a lot of agricultural gods because their culture was based so extremely ...

(2 pages) 23 0 0.0 Jan/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > Central & Southamerican History

Nature in "To the Lighthouse": Analyze the characterization of nature in the "time passes" segment of "To the lighthouse".

Through out the novel "To the Lighthouse", Woolf uses aspects of nature to further the development of the story. It is not until the "Time passes" segment ...

(1 pages) 28 0 4.0 Apr/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Renaissance Art

tion of the importance of the individual. In this period, a general desire developed to examine all aspects of nature and the world. During this time, artists were no longer seen as mere artisans as i ...

(2 pages) 55 1 3.7 Nov/2006

Subjects: Art Essays

"Once More On The Lake" Reaction To The Reading

ade-proof lake, the unshatterable woods, and the scent of juniper in the air. All these untouchable aspects of nature and life haven't changed and at this moment White feels secure things are the same ...

(3 pages) 22 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

"Once More On The Lake" Reaction To The Reading

ade-proof lake, the unshatterable woods, and the scent of juniper in the air. All these untouchable aspects of nature and life haven't changed and at this moment White feels secure things are the same ...

(3 pages) 3366 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

Ancient Aztec Architecture

worshiped many different gods and goddesses, each of whom rules one or more of human activities or aspects of nature. They believed that the power of the gods should be recognized and be worshiped so ...

(2 pages) 4 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > Central & Southamerican History