Essays Tagged: "austerity"

Influence of Personal Experience in Emily Dickinson's poetry- literary criticism. Includes excerpts of some of her poems

was based strongly upon religion and Puritan values. The distinctive Puritan virtues of simplicity, austerity, hard work, and denial of flesh, were ever-present disciplines in Emily's life (Sewall 22) ...

(9 pages) 246 0 5.0 Nov/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

Motifs in "The Scarlet Letter" by Hawthorne

ison door "which was heavily timbered with oak and studded with iron spikes" (Pg. 33) to flaunt the austerity and illustrate what times were like right off the bat. He uses verisimilitude to liken the ...

(2 pages) 29 0 3.0 Mar/2003

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

Bernard of Clairvaux - influence on Christianity then and now.

be the last of the church Fathers , is most notably known for his church reform through poverty and austerity. He encouraged reform of the entire church including the papacy. He was an astute scholar ...

(7 pages) 36 0 3.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

Drugs - Society's New Plague

n economy as a result of this trading? Although many government authorities prohibit the trade with austerity, in Amsterdam, for instance, the situation is more lax. The quandary of whether to conside ...

(2 pages) 24 0 0.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

How was masculinity constructed in post-revolutionary French art?

as the civic trait of self-sacrifice, suppression of emotion, devotion to public duty, honesty and austerity.A classic example is Jacques-Louis David's Neo-classical history painting, The Oath of the ...

(2 pages) 39 0 4.1 Aug/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

Analysis of "The Hollow Men", by T.S. Elliot.

a visionary imagery."The Hollow Men" replaces the rich and chaotic style of The Waste Land with an austerity of expression and a more contemplative mood. The formal strategy of The Hollow Men, like i ... final section of the poem which almost completely lacks modifiers.The poetic style marked by verbal austerity and negation forms a counterpart to the theme of rejection of the validity of human experi ...

(2 pages) 50 0 0.0 Sep/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

India: A Land Of Festivals And Fairs

to their land. Nevertheless, there are those festivals, such as karwa chauth, practiced with great austerity by women of the Hindu faith in devotion to their husbands, which are not festivals as such ...

(3 pages) 18 0 0.0 Aug/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Twelfth Night, by William Shakespeare- How do Sir Toby and Malvolio represent two opposing principles in the play 'Twelfth Night'?

empt that Sir Toby and Malvolio hold for each other demonstrates how different Malvolio's 'puritan' austerity is to Sir Toby's values of merrymaking and profligacy.In order to emphasise the characters ... aws up the battle lines between the hedonistic principles of Sir Toby and Andrew, and the 'puritan' austerity of Malvolio. Here we should see Malvolio enjoying his much desired opportunity to exercise ...

(10 pages) 12 0 0.0 May/2008

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

Turkey Investment Analysis

nment, led by Prime Minister Ferenc Gyurcsány, implemented a fiscal policy package of severe austerity measures designed to reign in debt and get the country back on track for euro adoption. Th ... attempting to undermine the government's authority and dismantle the "Gyurcsány package" of austerity measures. With the next general elections in 2010, it appears the current government may b ...

(59 pages) 116 0 3.5 Jul/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Markets & Exchanges


ksha. Believers practice truth, honesty, non-violence, celibacy, cleanliness, contentment, prayers, austerity, perseverance, and pious company.Originating from South Asia and the inhabitants living ar ...

(3 pages) 16 0 0.0 Jun/2009

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Hinduism