Essays Tagged: "brevity"

Interpreting Edith Wharton's "Roman Fever"

s: it is a recognition of her propensity to create poignant and, indeed, successful literature. The brevity of her 'Roman Fever' allows for a brilliant display of this talent¾in it we find many ... cal character.'Roman Fever,' then, is a work deserving of its place among acclaimed literature. Its brevity, rather than stifling artistry, serves instead to showcase the skill of an adept author. It ...

(5 pages) 201 1 4.6 Sep/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

IB World Literature 1 Essay: Compare/Contrast between the Relationships of Cacambo/ Candide and Estragon/Vladimir

ether they should remain together or not, illustrate their ambivalent and onerous relationship. The brevity of Vladimir and Estragon's on-and-off friendships contrasts greatly with Cacambo and Candide ...

(4 pages) 4436 1 3.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Language Studies

I found timelessness

precise moment of release - the instant the leaf actually disconnected from the branch. It was the brevity of perfection. Partition in sunderance, an umbilicus severed, a future unlatched; an end and ...

(1 pages) 16 0 2.3 Mar/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays

This is a paper on Voltaire entitled The Laughing Philosopher. The paper outlines various books written by Voltaire as well as important events in his life.

the Enlightenment. Recognized by his witty quotes and critical writings, which are characterized by brevity and lucidity, he is one of the best known French philosophers.Born Francois-Marie Arouet in ...

(4 pages) 56 0 5.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Classical Philosophy

The Historical Impact of the Black Plague. Extensive research. Unfortunately, I wrote this ages ago and the bibliography has been lost to the sands of time.

nd recurring approximately five times for nearly a century. It made humankind fully aware of life's brevity and of death's pitilessness. This "Black Death" changed history, placed a twelve-year-old-ki ...

(7 pages) 68 0 5.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

The Constitution Explained

The Constitution is often hailed as a marvel of brevity and of clarity. It was, however, written in the 18th century, and many of the ideas, concept ...

(10 pages) 176 0 4.1 Apr/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Government

"Anthem for Doomed Youth" Wilfred Owen

e death of these young, brave soldiers.The poem is structured as an Octet followed by a Sestet. The brevity of the poem suggests that there is little to be said about doomed youth as there is little d ... tributed to the people who witnessed the loss of loved ones through such evil disgusting means. The brevity of the poem shows that Owen feels that there is not a lot that can be said about the unfortu ...

(4 pages) 126 2 4.4 Jun/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

Emily Dickinson

developed through the short measure structure within all of her poems, in which the effect of this brevity is amplified by her verbal perniciousness. Almost all of her poetry consists of a deceivingl ...

(4 pages) 53 0 4.0 Aug/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Poetry

Describe the following barriers which managers face and briefly recommend how they might best be overcome: (i) barriers to communication (ii) barriers to change

mbols used.Recommendation: training in language and communication skills with emphasis on accuracy, brevity and clarity. The recipient has to be clear on what is said, follow the structure and respond ...

(3 pages) 139 1 3.5 Nov/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Title - Personal Insight Paper for Oragnizational Leadership, how as working adults we react in groups, commitees, and board of directors

ringfield ARC, better known as Sparc.I will limit descriptions of job related tasks for the sake of brevity. I am responsible for organizing, providing information and taking minutes for three committ ...

(4 pages) 100 0 3.7 Jun/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management > Leadership and Communication

Compare the three speeches (The Gettysburg Address, St Crispin's Day Speech, We Go To Liberate Not To Conquer)

g a military cemetery at the Gettysburg battle site. Lincoln's Gettysburg Address has - despite its brevity -become the most memorable speech of all time. On the contrary, Everett's monotonous two-hou ...

(8 pages) 34 0 5.0 Jul/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Afterwards - Thomas Hardy Q: Discuss the theme of the poem, and evoke how it is fully developed. Also give details to how the poem is conveyed to the reader.

nsitory nature of life. This contrasting irony also has the effect of emphasizing the fragility and brevity of human being's life. In overall, the poem evokes the proposal that we ought to make our sh ...

(5 pages) 27 0 3.8 Aug/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Poetry Explication of "Spring & Fall", by Gerard Manley Hopkins

The poem "Spring and Fall" by Gerard Manley Hopkins is a poem focusing on the brevity of life, and the grief that is felt in the hearts of all mankind throughout our lives. It is ... our separation from God. Gerard Manley Hopkins' poem, "Spring and Fall," is a poem focusing on the brevity of life, the grief that is felt in the hearts of all mankind, and the fact that sin and sepa ...

(4 pages) 23 0 0.0 Feb/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Movie Critique on Oliver Stone's JFK

use he knew so much about the topic. When he handed my paper back he commented its thoroughness and brevity. He said he would have given the paper a 100 percent, but that it was a little short. Lookin ...

(4 pages) 25 0 3.0 May/2007

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

The Important Role Of Logic

ll. The slightest objects represent clarity, grammar, main idea, examples, a good thesis statement, brevity, illusion, simplicity, and supported idea. All these materials are needed in the important r ...

(1 pages) 5 0 0.0 Jul/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Management/Motivation Theories in the Workplace - Working the Theories

es as well as things to consider when building a team or working within in a group. For the sake of brevity, only one participation theory will be examined throughout this paper, namely the personalit ...

(7 pages) 317 0 4.5 Jun/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Bones: The Elixir of Life

sm.When examined in detail, it can be seen that multiple types of tissue form bone1; for reasons of brevity only bone marrow will be discussed. Bone marrow can be found in two varieties - red and yell ...

(6 pages) 24 0 5.0 Jul/2007

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology > Human Biology

Spring And Fall

tes that while Margaret may, at present, weep for dying leaves she will one day come to realize the brevity of her own life and also grieve as a result. Another structural component that accentuates t ...

(4 pages) 8 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

Spring Pools, by Robert Frost.

experiences. Because they are temporary, signifying the change of one season into another it is the brevity in the life span of these spectacular puddles which on these occasions Frost puts pen to pap ...

(1 pages) 6 0 0.0 Apr/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

What effect does Thurber create with his short story The Secret Life of Walter Mitty? How has he achieved this?

5;average’ American. The short story must be important in conveying its message because of its brevity. The Secret Life of Walter Mitty has created its effect on the reader through a variety of w ...

(1 pages) 27 2 3.7 May/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Poems & Short Stories