Essays Tagged: "clarity"

The Pencil

int onthe ground demands careful control.The main characteristics of silverpoint drawing are a fine clarityand delicate gray tonality. In time the line turns brown through oxidation.European artists o ...

(7 pages) 121 0 4.6 Oct/1996

Subjects: Art Essays

This essay shows every single thing you will need for one of Alexander Pope's poems, namely it is "A Dying Christian in his soul". i take honors english, hopes this helps :)

From the very start of the poem Pope explains the theme and setting of his poem, but not with full clarity.Vital spark of heav'nly flame!Quit, O quit this mortal frame:Trembling, hoping, ling'ring, f ...

(9 pages) 70 0 5.0 Jun/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry


simple level, the constitution may be seen as a representation of the traditional German desire for clarity and order, applied to the rights and duties of the individual. It can also be described as a ...

(17 pages) 165 0 4.1 Oct/1995

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

High Tide In Tucson by Barbara Kingsolver

ke life worth living. Her series of essays depict many situations found in life with a new light of clarity. In her essays, she is able to draw from her experiences to teach others the many life lesso ...

(3 pages) 46 0 3.7 Nov/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Was perestroika doomed from the outset?

ship throughglasnost was a major factor in perhaps why perestroika was doomed to fail. It introducedclarity and openness to a system, which thrived upon secrecy. "The Soviet system thrivedon three pil ... openness gained through glasnost was naivelyunexpected by Gorbachev. He did not expect that the new clarity and openness,introduced to a system which thrived on secrecy would harm the Soviet Union or ...

(4 pages) 55 0 5.0 Nov/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science > Specific Policies

Nick's role in the Great Gatsby along with the Fitzgeralds use of symbols and techniques

e novel. Nick narrates the novel after two years of his experience, therefore not only implementing clarity but also neutrality to the main storyline. As the story is seen through the eyes of only one ...

(2 pages) 50 0 3.3 Nov/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > "The Great Gatsby" by F. Scott Fitzgerald

Text Analysis of Amos 5:1-17 I will be examining the overal meaning of the text. Also examining the different translations of the text for clarity and consistency.

nd different translations of the text. I will also be examining the passage for its consistency and clarity throughout the text. Amos 5:1-17 is a passage that can be learned from.Amos 5:1-17 is about ...

(3 pages) 47 0 3.9 Dec/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

Critical Thinking and Decision Making

emplary form, it is based on universal intellectual values that transcend subject matter divisions: clarity, accuracy, precision, consistency, relevance, sound evidence, good reasons, depth, breadth, ...

(2 pages) 595 1 5.0 Jan/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Points out that the reason for the eventual downfall for the characters in the play "Hamlet" are caused by character flaws such as: obsession, cleverness, manipulation and bitterness.

akespeare is well known for his complex evil villains. In most cases these villains lack the simple clarity of absolute evil. Claudius is a perfect example of this. At first the new King is introduced ...

(3 pages) 64 0 3.9 Feb/2003

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

Descartes proof of God. This examines Descartes' argument for the existence of God.

rtes notices that the idea of his existence is very clear and distinct in his mind; based upon this clarity and the fact that he has just determined his own existence, he deduces a rule--that the thin ... re vague and ambiguous to me are untrue, unconditionally. Also, the existence or God depends on the clarity and distinctness with which we perceive the idea of God, for if it was not clear and distinc ...

(5 pages) 317 0 3.6 Mar/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Modern Philosophy

"Music is purely for relaxation." Do you agree?

finition. Music is often considered as one of the two most precious gifts from God. For the sake of clarity music is often defined as the organisation of sounds and silences into interesting and meani ...

(4 pages) 117 2 4.4 Mar/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

"Lord Of the Flies" by William Golding

deeper significance, making it unique. The distinguishing factor of this narrative's success is its clarity of meaning and simple to understand storyline. Golding, a master of literature and writing, ... fact a realistic view of the Ballantyne situation" (Golding/Dick 18). Although it is known for its clarity of outline, the framework of Golding's novel is complex, yet seems to have a more original t ...

(7 pages) 77 1 4.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > "Lord of the Flies" by Sir William Gerald Golding

Abnormal Psychology and Therapy Modalities.

les. Besides all this, there is a witness who had seen him taking pills, supposedly to "improve his clarity". Justin also believes that there is a secret destiny for him.The details provided in his cl ...

(7 pages) 157 1 4.5 May/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

"America the Great"-- After the 911 attacks has the U.S gotten stronger or weaker?

ion must stop trying to give the right, optimistic image expected of it and face its struggles with clarity and open-mindedness, specially during these times of possible war, before it is too late.A s ...

(4 pages) 61 1 4.4 May/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Current Issues

What is the difference between a revolution and a war for independence?

endence.When every single geopolitical map is filled with violent conflict and social struggle, the clarity between a revolution and a war for independence becomes distorted. The bloodshed and terrori ...

(3 pages) 65 1 3.8 Sep/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science > Political Theory

Gender Differences and Advice on Conflict Resolution.

nces between the male and female genders. The main problem isn't the differences, it is the lack of clarity in conversation. In an attempt to go beyond the basic stereotypes of men and women, studies ...

(4 pages) 160 0 3.8 Oct/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies

Adolescent Self-esteem

n particular, girls are usually not good at expressing their own needs. Many girls tend to lack the clarity of thought and self-confidence needed to clearly state what is on their minds. A girl with l ...

(4 pages) 143 1 4.3 Oct/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community > Children and Youngsters

"Marijuana in the Land of the Free".

Marijuana in the Land of the FreeBob Marley once said, " The herb is the most beautiful of things. Clarity; oh what a beautiful clarity herb can give. It can give that clarity to a nation, to a world ...

(2 pages) 69 3 4.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

The Republic of Plato, the Socratic thought process

a profound thought-process for expanding one's mind and knowledge. Its purpose is to seek truth and clarity. His method seems to be as effective in current times as once proposed by Socrates. Often, h ... and the invisible conditional factors that create reality and truth. There's a genuine interest for clarity by thinking about the underlying implicit order of what is truth. Socrates draws between his ...

(4 pages) 85 1 3.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Contemporary Philosophy

This essay compares Richard Wright's "Black Boy" and Baldwin's excerpt from "My Dungeon Shook." They both share common themes and events that relate to each other.

were, thus, expected to be set forever. You were born into a society which spelled out with brutal clarity, and in as many ways as possible, that you were a worthless human being. You were not expect ...

(4 pages) 40 0 4.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers