Essays Tagged: "bridges"

Alfred Nobel

eden on October 21, 1833.(Encarta) His father Immanuel Nobel was an engineer and inventor who built bridges and buildings in Stockholm. In connection with his construction work Immanuel Nobel also exp ...

(6 pages) 88 0 5.0 Jan/1997

Subjects: Science Essays

Cathedrals and Religion

agues, they now had the time and the resources needed to design any and everything in this era from bridges to city walls and castles to cathedrals. This was also a very religious age, with plenty of ...

(7 pages) 157 1 4.4 Dec/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

Explore the Meaning of the Play's Title: "A View from the Bridge"

him. He is the narrator and is quite similar to the chorus in a Greek Tragedy.Characters also make 'bridges' or connections between other characters. For example, throughout the first act we see that ... Eddie attend the wedding when Catherine does not care. Also, Eddie dislikes Rodolpho and Catherine bridges that gap and tries to persuade Eddie to her point of view,"What're you got against him?...He ...

(2 pages) 80 0 4.3 Apr/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

This paper is about how wireless LAN works.

g to be placed on security.Access Point: A wireless LAN transceiver that acts as a center point and bridges between wireless and wired networks1." A wireless network that is installed with access poin ...

(5 pages) 402 1 3.9 Dec/2002

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science > Internet and networking

James Joyce's "Dubliners".

ted. It is absorbed by the city itself, as it has nowhere else to go. The roads, the buildings, the bridges, and the trees gobble up this life energy. Therefore, the city becomes animate with this lif ...

(5 pages) 103 1 4.8 May/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Coal Mining, The living conditions of coal mining, and the life of a coal miner, balck lung disease.

maging, and wreaking havoc and terror through out the coal company. The secret societies would burn bridges, destroy machinery, derail coal cars and threaten mine bosses.Although things where not in t ...

(2 pages) 54 0 4.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Municipal Bonds - why to invest in them.

es, counties, and other governmental entities in order to raise money for projects such as schools, bridges, hospitals, sewer systems, and other projects. Because most of these projects are beneficial ...

(5 pages) 164 2 4.8 Nov/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Markets & Exchanges

Hypocritical Law.

Bridges v. CaliforniaFacts:Bridges president of the union against whom the trial judge had ruled, pu ...

(8 pages) 62 0 5.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

Did Hitler create a classless Volksgemeinschaft ?

tablished that one of Hitler's key tools in securing support, was the ability of his party to build bridges over the gaps between the classes of society. This became an important idea in the Nazi regi ...

(5 pages) 22 0 5.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History > German History

The Great Depression of 1920. Life in the 1920's during this time and what was done to fix these problems.

ople lost their homes people were living in the streets. Whole families were living in boxes, under bridges and overpasses, and in alleys. The people on the streets were starving so they would stand o ...

(1 pages) 29 0 3.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

The three central protagonists in Enduring Love could be said to represent science, art and religion. In the light of this statement, how far does this count for the conflict between the characters?

ally opposite, for example, art, science and religion (Clarissa, Parry and Jed). However, this only bridges them, it does not resolve any differences they may have in terms of perspective. I do not th ... which only had meaning through time.' At this stage in the novel, Clarissa and Joe's enduring love bridges their differences, 'there we left it, no hard feelings.' As the novel progresses, theses two ...

(7 pages) 58 1 4.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

"Imperialism, Alliances, and War" - Study Notes

apital in a "less industrialized" country, to develop its mines and agriculture to build railroads, bridges, harbors, and telegraph systems, and to employ great numbers of natives in this process.Bism ...

(3 pages) 90 1 4.7 Mar/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Homeless Veterans

4 an estimated 500,000 are not supported because their battle is not recognized. It is fought under bridges, behind streets, and tucked away in dark allies.B. Today, we will examine the problems of ho ...

(5 pages) 106 0 3.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

This paper is about the street children and their problems

shopping malls, places, which are lit up at night or in garbage dumps, in railway stations or under bridges in most major cities of developing countries around the world. To avoid being caught, street ...

(6 pages) 123 2 5.0 Jun/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Why Essay Writing is Like Bridge Building

ge building because you need two end supports, centre supports, and an inner structure.Essays, like bridges, need solid end supports. The end supports in an essay are the introductory and concluding p ... arly and concisely. They help the reader understand the theme and give flow to the ideas.Essays and bridges have much more in common than the average writer or engineer realizes. Both essays and bridg ...

(2 pages) 28 0 3.0 Sep/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Language Studies > Writing

The Importance of the Parabola

t enhance whatever it is used in. What makes it so powerful? Just keep reading and find out.Used in bridges, doors and buildings, the shape of the parabola is used throughout the world of structures. ... since the stones are set to a curve, they push on each other and stay firm. This design is used in bridges and even cars for strength.Another use of the parabola is in lights. Headlights, searchlight ...

(2 pages) 44 0 4.2 Feb/2005

Subjects: Science Essays > Mathematics

Managing Change

hat they in fact need to be trained first before they can be expected to lead others to the change (Bridges & Mitchell, 2000).Transition happens every time change is put into place. Change puts pe ... rcome, Saying goodbye, shifting into neutral and moving forward are the three phases of transition (Bridges & Mitchell, 2000). Saying goodbye simply means to let go of one's old ways to make room ...

(2 pages) 144 0 5.0 Feb/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

The Steel Industry They Will Survive

ron horse" and steel rails that helped carve a nation out of the frontier. Steel is the backbone of bridges, the skeleton of skyscrapers and the framework of automobiles. Now in the 21st century, it i ... ethod of making steel. This uses scrap metal as its base. Steel scrap from many sources such as old bridges, refrigerators and automobiles and other sources are placed in an electric arc furnace, wher ...

(7 pages) 108 0 5.0 Apr/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Homelessness.

all appear to take for granted.Homelessness is certainly not defined by those living in boxes, underbridges or at subway gates. Homelessness is defined by a loss of controlover one's environment. Home ...

(2 pages) 94 0 4.5 Sep/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Current Issues

What is engineering?

ferent aspects of life. It can be in the form of a physical infrastructure such as roads, vehicles, bridges, buildings, etc or can also be in the form of information infrastructure such as computers, ...

(2 pages) 26 0 2.6 Nov/2005

Subjects: Science Essays > Engineering