Essays Tagged: "br"

General Essay on Erma Stern and Gerard Sekoto in a South African context

by the style of Post-Impressionists, Fauves, and Expressionists, especially by Max Pechstein of Die Brücke. The work that reflects this was produced when she was still in Germany, and was based o ... ed as there is not much depth in the background, and the woman is positioned in the foreground. Her brushstrokes are visible, as she has made use of thick paint and there is a vivid combination of lin ...

(3 pages) 193 2 4.5 Mar/2002

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

Dr.Heinrich's dislikes for the German Jews. It gives you another view of Nazism.

hen the banks came under government control in 1931 findings of dishonesty were kept secret by the [Brüning] government for fear of provoking anti-Semitic riots.Morally wrong and distasteful as i ... have provoked a contemptuous smile from anyone who understood even a little about administration..."Brüning demands post war investigation to show how many good Germans protected Jews in November ...

(2 pages) 68 1 4.7 Jun/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Gregor Mendel: His theory of characteristics in pea pod plants.

a peasant farmer. In 1843 he began studying at the St. Thomas Monastery of the Augustinian Order in Brünn. He was ordained into the priesthood in August of 1847. After his ordination, Mendel was ... loped his skills as a researcher that he utilized later in his life. Mendel returned to teaching in Brunn in 1854. Two years later he again attempted the state certification examination. He became qui ...

(2 pages) 35 0 3.0 Sep/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology > Plant Biology

Comparing Profitability: Companies: NFX, KMG and Burlington Using ROA, ROE and other ratios to compare profitability of these three companies.

anks and other creditors use this ratio to evaluate a firm's risk of going bankrupt. The ROA can be broken down to analyze Profit Margin and Asset turnover Ratio, this will help you discover potential ... sales explains why NFX has the highest ROA for the last three years. From 1998 to 2000 NFX, KMG and BR had all experienced constantly increasing ROE's, but in 2001 their ROE dropped an average of 38%. ...

(4 pages) 124 1 5.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Acids, Bases and pH Scales

ory was not able to explain was NH3. So the definition of an acid and a base was redefined, and the Brønsted-Lowry Theory was created. This theory stated that an acid will donate a proton H+ an ... e water.Although no theory has been accepted as a law to explain the way acids and bases react, the Brønsted-Lowry theory is the most accepted one.Properties of acids and bases.Some of the prop ...

(2 pages) 56 0 4.2 Sep/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

Toussaint Louverture

Toussaint Louverture grew up on the Bréda plantation. His master ran the plantation in a very unconventional way. He did not beat ... ht him how to read and write. Bayon de Libertad let Toussaint get books to read from his personal library. "Although an official document of manumism was never drawn up for Toussaint as a "freeman", h ... an.Toussaint did not help plan the rebellion. When the fires started by the rebelling slaves at the Bréda to either join the rebels of flee, Toussaint had his brother Paul took his wife and boy ...

(2 pages) 23 0 0.0 May/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > Central & Southamerican History

Branded by Nike.

l" or fashion-oriented student are considered the trend setters; they are what the others aspire to br. Many students wear these brand names to compensate for their inadequacies or insecurities while ... ar all the "accepted clothing." Other people are fed up with viral marketing and are non-conformist.Branded by Nike.My first encounter with brand consciousness was in middle school during track season ...

(4 pages) 56 0 5.0 Dec/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Sigmund Freud And His Theories

ay 6th, 1856, Freud was the first son to his mother, and third to his father. He had two older half-brothers and six younger siblings. His mother was 21 when Sigmund was born; his father 41. At a very ... st as when he was younger, Freud was very good at his research, and studied under the wing of Ernst Brücke. At first, Freud was interested in studying neurology, but then later found favour in st ...

(6 pages) 172 0 4.1 Mar/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Psychological Theories & Authors


e Boys" This thought that nature controls boys behavior is untrue. It is not true that testosterone brings aggression and violence in every boy. The danger with this myth is that people assume that th ...

(6 pages) 16 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology