Essays Tagged: "bewilderment"

Divine Status - The accomplishments of Michelangelo and why he is truly one of the greatest artists of all time.

StatusImagine you are in a museum and you notice a sizable crowd around a corneracross the room. In bewilderment, you walk over and begin to make way amidst thepeople. As you shuffle closer to the cen ...

(3 pages) 346 7 4.5 Mar/1996

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

Art as a Mirror on the consciousness

ing, "I do not know what there is in that painting, but I cannot take my eyes off it." This kind of bewilderment is salutary. It does the viewer good not to be able to explain either to the viewer's s ...

(8 pages) 214 2 4.6 Feb/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Works of Art

Perspective of Jesus Christ during the Last Supper.

y own acceptance of my fate. I feel a mix of anger, confusion, hesitation, and perhaps most of all, bewilderment. Things have evolved so fast I rarely have time to contemplate these thoughts and feeli ...

(5 pages) 61 0 5.0 May/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Christianity

Power and Splendor Vs. Emotion and Feeling

rulers; thus the artist looked to glorify the man or woman and put the public in a state of awe and bewilderment when viewing the finished product. To contrast with the intricate detail of the Baroque ...

(4 pages) 41 0 0.0 May/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

"Growing Up" by Joyce Cary.

ith the welfare committee and they conduct themselves like well-educated young ladies should to the bewilderment of their father. After tea, his youngest daughter positions herself in superior posture ...

(3 pages) 45 1 4.6 Jun/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

"Once More to the Lake" read through analysis

we have changed; it has advanced and set us in motion; it has unveiled its face, inspiring us with bewilderment and exhilaration." -Kahlil Gibran, "Children of Gods, Scions of Apes" . The understandi ...

(4 pages) 30521 1 5.0 Nov/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Gertrude and Claudius - study notes

deed! Almost as bad, good motherAs kill a king and marry with his brotherAnd she replies in genuine bewilderment: 'As kill a king!' More important evidence as to this is the fact that Claudius and her ...

(4 pages) 14 0 0.0 Mar/2006

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

Nixon Scandal

ome people may say, "yes." What did he do? Nixon was involved in the Watergate Scandal. Scandal and bewilderment brought about by a flagrant violation of morality. Watergate was a complex where democr ...

(4 pages) 62 0 3.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Wonders

ds by surpassing our expectations or experiences or seeming inexplicable. Thus, they strike us with bewilderment and curiosity. Hence, these miraculous events or structures are the wonders of the worl ...

(3 pages) 12 0 0.0 Dec/2001

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

Textual Analysis of Goodfellas

se-up shot is also used to convey the feelings of tiredness in the central-character and later, his bewilderment. This communication of the character's feelings helps the audience to form a relationsh ...

(4 pages) 43 0 4.1 Dec/2007

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

The mystery that was gatsby, t

r’s curiosity about Gatsby’s life, to the eccentric wonder that was his personality, and to the bewilderment that succeeded his death.Gatsby is the rich, majestic, protagonist of the novel. Whi ... r’s curiosity about Gatsby’s life, to the eccentric wonder that was his personality, and to the bewilderment that succeeded his death. Though other characters play roles subordinate to Gatsby’s, ...

(7 pages) 1823 0 5.0 Feb/2008

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

Tunnels Of Chu Chi

graphic memory. But he is supernaturally adept at mathematics and drives the school's professors to bewilderment by secretly solving complex equations left overnight on blackboards. Discovered one eve ...

(2 pages) 4 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

                                   Christopher Columbus         Daniel J.Boorstin, who has served

sities which he could witness from the coast." (Boorstin 1). So Boorstin reveal that those sense of bewilderment played an important role in Columbus's motivation of doing all the sailing. But when H ...

(4 pages) 1561 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

                                   Christopher Columbus         Daniel J.Boorstin, who has served

sities which he could witness from the coast." (Boorstin 1). So Boorstin reveal that those sense of bewilderment played an important role in Columbus's motivation of doing all the sailing. But when H ...

(4 pages) 694 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

On Happiness in “Emma” by Jane Austen

e true nature of promising happiness within society. Many characters experience generous amounts of bewilderment that greatly affect their maturity and self identification, involving different stages ...

(3 pages) 603 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

The Value of Philosophical Thinking

lts of any kind. In fact the pursuit brings more questions and leads to further curiosity, awe, and bewilderment. Philosophy does not give you ultimate answers or wisdom but it is the search for these ...

(5 pages) 37 0 5.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

Comparison between Jane Eyre and Bertha Mason from Jane Eyre

“I bent forward: first surprise, then bewilderment, came over me…this was not Sophie, it was not Leah …The shape standing before ...

(2 pages) 5227 0 0.0 Apr/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers