Essays Tagged: "Christian"

Analyze the role of the go-between in 'La Celestina'.

s her and Celestina dies without confession to god for her sins. This is worse than just death in a Christian society.

(2 pages) 39 0 3.0 Sep/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Arranged Marriage

(1 pages) 96 0 3.0 Nov/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

Answers: Study the sieges of Antioch and Jerusalem during the first crusade and Acre during the Third Crusade. Describe the logistical hardships of mounting a siege in foreign territory.

which the entire first expedition's success depended on, and it was with such desperation that the Christian armies besieged the city in 1097.The actual attempt of besieging was a military nightmare ... by way of Genoese ships delivering rations.It was through an invaluable local helping hand that the Christians were finally able to penetrate the walls of Antioch. On the same night the Muslims planne ...

(6 pages) 52 0 4.7 Feb/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Baz Lurhman describes 'Moulin Rouge' as "Audience Participation Cinema". Analyse the techniques he uses in the opening of the film, to remind us that "we are watching a movie"

t recounts a witty love story, revealing the tale of the meant to be together yet condemned lovers. Christian, the good, poor but sincere poet and Satine, the famous courtesan who dances shamelessly a ... ws Toulouse standing in front of the windmill of the Moulin Rouge, sombrely singing, with a shot of Christian's bedroom in the background. As Toulouse sings, he refers to Christian as "an enchanted bo ...

(18 pages) 119 0 5.0 Jan/2004

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

Abortion:Biblical and Christian teachings

t debate in the enquiry into when exactly a foetus becomes human, in other words when, according to Christian teachings it becomes body and soul. The Catholic Church teaches that ensoulment happens th ... hes accept abortion if the life of the mother is threatened because of her pregnancy.There are some Christians who believe that the Bible says nothing about abortion, neither to encourage nor to conde ...

(7 pages) 59 1 3.2 Feb/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Christianity

Baby, let's make a baby

(4 pages) 25 0 2.5 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Analysis of the quote "The best lack all conviction, while the worst/are full of passionate intensity" from "things fall apart" by Chinua Achebe

nviction helps, but he cannot be a great leader, and when he gains a role of leadership against the Christians, he bungles it with his conviction. He does what he thinks the gods would want suddenly a ... worst change, and Okonkwo went from the perfect image of his society, to an incompetent loser among Christians. I looked at best and worst meaning most successful and least successful, but there is al ...

(3 pages) 44 0 4.5 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature

How accurate is it to describe Christian Spain in the period c.1050-c.1250 as a 'society organized for war'?

sly overpowered and defeated, their remnants pushed back into the north of Spain. These remnants of Christian Spain lay hidden deep in the barren and inhospitable mountains of Asturias and the Umayyad ... with only Granada under direct Muslin control. This signalled the start of the 'Reconquest' as the Christians descended from the mountains and began to push the frontier deeper and deeper south at bo ...

(14 pages) 44 0 1.0 May/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Battle between Husband And Wife A Review on the First Part of

n their house. To her puritanical mind,the debt is not only shameful but sinful.In her eyes,it is a Christian duty to be financially responsible and struggling to improve the social rank of one's fami ...

(2 pages) 29 0 3.0 Jul/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Analysis of "The Second Great Awakening"

In "The Christian Movement and the Demand for a Theology of the People," written by Nathan O. Hatch, there a ... ork, 1931)" (561) by Winifred Ernest Garrison when explaining the important factors involved in the Christian movement. This essay would be categorized as a political document because it discusses the ... ion which has as many as twenty thousand members when it merged with Smith's forces, under the name Christian, in 1809 (549)." His use of vocabulary and detail makes the reader understand that the aut ...

(3 pages) 56 0 4.0 Nov/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

Appearance vs. Reality in Sedgwick's Hope Leslie

ances alone.Sir Philip appears to be completely devoid not only of puritanical principles, but also Christian principles. When his ploy to free Magawisca in order to be liberated from Rosa is devastat ... ses to give account of her absence.While society condemns Hope Leslie at first, she proves the most Christian of them all and gains their reluctant approval. Unlike the other Puritans, Hope is able to ...

(3 pages) 10 0 2.3 Mar/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors

The will

ly provocative and volatile subject is that in the past fifty years it lost its respectability with Christians in certain groups. Evidence surfaces most clearly in the realm of prayer and requests mad ... Evidence surfaces most clearly in the realm of prayer and requests made to God to believe that many Christians no longer depend upon God's will. Through new incarnations of old, ludicrous doctrine, it ...

(3 pages) 13 0 3.0 Aug/2005

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

The attitudes of Christian and Islamic people toward merchants

The attitudes of Christian and Islamic people toward merchants and trade from religions' origins until about 1500-sho ... toward merchants and trade from religions' origins until about 1500-show change over time. At first Christians were against merchants and trade and the Muslim's were more fair towards them, but then a ... g became wide spread and merchants gained peoples respect. Which marked the acceptance of merchants.Christians changed their point of view towards merchants only once over time. They were against merc ...

(1 pages) 18 0 5.0 Jan/2007

Subjects: History Term Papers


(3 pages) 470 0 0.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Humanities Essays

12 Stages Of Love

(4 pages) 1967 0 0.0 Feb/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers


. In the body of this essay, I will compare the views of the different opinions of abortion. Mostly Christians are against the view of killing a foetus because it’s considered murder. Other peopl ... ions or surgical intervention. Aristotle and Plato were supportive with killing the foetus, but the Christian were not. Because of the Christian point of view, the western world placed limits on abort ...

(2 pages) 32 2 3.4 Oct/2007

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

Anglo-Saxon Culture

-Saxons had a much different culture from that of the twenty-first century. It was composed of both Christian and Pagan beliefs. They believed that good always conquers evil. Good is always represente ...

(1 pages) 993 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry


ou. Everyone should want to find true love. Remaining abstinent until married is right. As a Christian, I believe in abstinence. Like Jacob B. said, "Not remaining abstinent till you're married ... fore marriage, this last thing-what God wants you to do-should alter you into not doing it. Being a Christian, abstinence is the right thing to do. Abstinence is right because it prevents teena ...

(2 pages) 8 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sex & Sexuality

Who I am

ple were saying about me and lost credibility with myself. It wasn't until I consoled in my Pastor, Christian councilor and family that I started gaining my self respect back. I started to understand ...

(3 pages) 31 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy