Essays Tagged: "bloodline"

This essay argues that Machiavelli was not evil, but a patriotic citizen.

. if [the prince] wants to hold [acquired principalities] he must have two concerns: one, that the bloodline of [the principalities] ancient prince be eliminated. . ."(9), and in Chapter 19 he states ... ect of 'evil', on what basis could one compare the methods that Machiavelli endorsed, eliminating a bloodline, to those readily applied by the Church, or any other ruler of the day for that matter? Wh ...

(7 pages) 170 0 3.8 Apr/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science > Political Theory

This essays decribes the effects that Charlemagne (Charles the Great) had on Christianity in the 8th century AD. It includes interesting facts and some personal opinions.

chary the Papal States, so in return the Pope granted an edict that declared descendents of Pepin's bloodline would continue to rule. This close relationship between king and Pope would be maintained ...

(4 pages) 100 1 4.3 Dec/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Christianity

Innocence Lost.

pect of a characters personality or background. For instance, in Romeo and Juliet, it is Mercutio's bloodline that renders him innocent, while in Othello, it is Othello's inexperience with Venetian so ... n Romeo and Juliet, innocence is placed in an entirely different context; it is found through one's bloodlines, if neither Capulet nor Montague. In this instance, Shakespeare uses Mercutio and manipul ...

(7 pages) 74 0 5.0 Sep/2003

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

Macbeth - William Shakespeare Response Journal: Act 2

ests that Macbeth is conspiring to take further action to ensure that the throne will remain in his bloodline. This violence will most likely be directed towards Fleance, Banquo's son, whom the witche ...

(2 pages) 12 0 5.0 Feb/2004

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

The Ambition of Hitler and Macbeth

s, monarch, and commoners were ambitious in gaining power. They all slew each other, even their own bloodline to gain power over the other. Shakespeare then wrote a play know as Macbeth, to show every ...

(5 pages) 34 0 4.7 Mar/2004

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

Elizabeth Bathory: The Blood Countess

ng his passion, the soldier business...(Krause,2003). He was home long enough to make sure that his bloodline continued. The Countess grew very bored, and during those lonely periods away from the cou ...

(4 pages) 36 0 5.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Queen Hatshepsut, the fifth Pharaoh of the Eighteenth dynasty of Egypt which was one of the few female pharaohs of Egypt.

Heiress Theory" by modern scholars. This theory states that a male no matter his station in life or bloodline must marry a daughter of the old pharaoh to succeed to the throne. The common practice was ...

(9 pages) 44 0 3.0 Mar/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Middle Ages Marking Transitional Period In Europe

f all, throughout Europe new monarchs emerged.Kings weren't elected. They held power simply for the bloodline they had. During the Middle Ages, politics were greatly influenced by the economy and warf ...

(3 pages) 40 0 5.0 Aug/2001

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Shakespeare's Macbeth

throne. Once Macbeth is king he remembers the prophecy about Banquo’s descendants and how the bloodline of Banquo will take the throne from his bloodline. Macbeth has a soliloquy in which he tel ... quy in which he tells of his fear of Banquo, his feelings of dissatisfaction with the throne if his bloodline loses control, and of how he feels that his killing of the previous king only benefits the ...

(2 pages) 2829 0 0.0 Jan/2008

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

Existence of God Benedict De S

ualities that they posses solely to their cause. For example, if there is a critical disease in the bloodline of one's parent the one's child may be at a great risk of having the disease. This, howeve ...

(8 pages) 20 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Modern Philosophy

Macbeth Soliloquy

resent spot. He asks why he is put there if there is no one to follow in his footsteps from his own bloodline. At the end of the soliloquy he decides to take fate into his own hands. With these though ...

(1 pages) 2087 0 0.0 Feb/2008

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

Iliad Vs. Bible

se of nationalism and must stick together. This means they cannot reproduce children of a different bloodline or religion than their own. In essence, Moses becomes a spokesperson for God when God tell ... se of nationalism and must stick together. This means they cannot reproduce children of a different bloodline or religion than their own. In essence, Moses becomes a spokesperson for God when God tell ...

(13 pages) 20 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Classical Studies > Mythology

The Macbeths- A Study in Marriage

gentleness, so that she can persuade her husband to kill Duncan and become King, making sure their bloodline would live on as royalty. By using her love for him as a weapon, she was able to coerce hi ...

(3 pages) 1579 0 0.0 May/2008

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

Ethnic Groups and Discrimination

lture, or with both equally?Assignment: Ethic Groups and DiscriminationLike most Americans today my bloodline consists of a plethora of ethnicities, German, Dutch, Irish and even Cherokee and Cree Ind ...

(3 pages) 80 0 0.0 Oct/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community