Essays Tagged: "comprehend"

Beware of Television

information pouring into a person's consciousness at a fast pace does not allow him to analyze and comprehend it properly. For example, let us make a comparison between reading and viewing. The pace ...

(3 pages) 183 2 4.3 Feb/1996

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

Infidelity In Literature

alternatively ignoring, excusing, and condemning this epidemic. To deal with a problem you have to comprehend it first. What better way to comprehend this phenomenon than to look at great works of li ...

(4 pages) 87 0 3.2 Mar/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Derrick Bell's "Space Traders"

ronmental and economical problems in the U.S. is due to the black race. Secondly, "the space trade" comprehends Bell's concept of "the permanence of racism" in the Unites States. Bell believes that "t ... which they personify late twentieth-century racial politics, and then analyze "the space trade" and comprehend it with Bell's belief in "the permanence of racism" in the United States.In "The Space Tr ...

(6 pages) 96 0 4.5 Mar/2002

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights > Black Awareness & Racism

My essay is called A Separate peace It is about Evolution and it answers different question such as: What is Evolution? or What is the cause of Evolution? and so on. I hope it will help you!!!

etely beyond true understanding. The only wayswe as a race retain the ability to even attempt to comprehend suchprocesses is through experimentation and elaboration via written textand visual ...

(8 pages) 204 1 3.5 Apr/2002

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

Betrayl of the Adults to Juliet

decision to remain married to Romeo. The final adult to fail Juliet is Friar Lawrence who does not comprehend Juliet and Romeo's love for each other. These misunderstandings cause the adults to betra ...

(2 pages) 28 0 4.6 Mar/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Shakespeare > Romeo & Juliet

Two Kinds of Girls in Amy Tan's 'Two Kinds' and Jamaica Kincaid's 'Girl'

se expectations will come about.As young children growing up without a care in the world, we cannot comprehend why authorityfigures dictate how we should behave. In 'Two Kinds', the daughter is expect ...

(3 pages) 259 0 3.7 Nov/1993

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

A Psychology Essay on Dreams

ams are mostly just passed over and ignored.The second type of dream is one in which the dreamercan comprehend everything that is going on but things seem tohave no meaning as before. But in some of t ... ng. An example of this is dreaming that you are flying.Although you know what you are doing, and arecomprehending this, it really doesn't have meaning in your life.Dreams like this can be quite mental ...

(2 pages) 156 0 3.2 Dec/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Why we cant wait, Martin Luther King Jr. This is basically about the book, although I have thrown in a few desciptions of the times in which he lived, to better understand the era.

uncensored idea of what African Americans went through in their struggle for civil rights. I cannot comprehend the extent to which they suffered while protesting, and it would be ignorant of me to thi ...

(5 pages) 138 1 4.0 Apr/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Death penalty and the mentally retarded

y responsible." So if we don't hold six-year-olds responsible for murder because they are unable to comprehend the consequences of their actions can we hold a person who intellectually and psychologic ... recognized law enforcers may not know how to handle the suspects. The suspects are often unable to comprehend what the officer is asking and do not understand their rights. We believe such situations ...

(4 pages) 95 0 4.8 Apr/2002

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Issues > Death Penalty

Freewill and determinism conflict (choice)

well as the position at that instant of all things of which theuniverse consists, would be able to comprehend the motions of the largest bodies in the universeand those of the smallest atoms in a sin ...

(4 pages) 267 0 3.0 Jan/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

Artificial heart devices

rucial biotechnological plateau, the creation of artificial organs. Such a concept may seem easy to comprehend until one considers the vast knowledge required to provide a functional substitute for on ...

(7 pages) 109 0 3.3 Nov/1995

Subjects: Science Essays > Biotechnology

Alzheimer's, a progressive and irreversible brain disease

large amount of progress is being made to combat Alzheimer's disease every year.To fully be able to comprehend and combat Alzheimer's disease, one must know what it does to the brain, the part of the ...

(19 pages) 256 1 3.8 Dec/1995

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Diseases

An essay on computer communications

Communications. I could barely spell the word, much less comprehend its meaning. Yet whenMrs. Rubin made the announcement about the new club she was starting ...

(4 pages) 119 0 3.7 Apr/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science > Internet and networking

"The Jungle" by Upton Sinclair

old saying, 'it's a jungle out there.' meaning that the worldis so complex and busy, it is hard to comprehend all that is taking place. That is exactly how the book isportrayed, as a jungle. So many ...

(6 pages) 166 0 3.8 Aug/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Essay that analyzes "The great Gatsby" (Fitzgerald) from the narrator's, Nick'point of view

a mainframe computer, analyzes the actions of others and presents the story so that the reader can comprehend the theme. Throughout the novel, Nick is the vehicle used to gather all of the pieces tog ...

(4 pages) 128 0 4.5 Sep/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Lowering the drinking age

even be put to death, but cannot buy and consume alcoholic beverages legally? It is hard for me to comprehend as a young American that we can be permitted or subjected to perform actions that affect ...

(4 pages) 269 1 4.1 Oct/2002

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

Vision and its Relevance to Tragedy, this goes into the heros journey, the Appollonian and Dionysiac worlds, and how it relates to commonly read novels.

Tragedy is a word most often used out of context. Few are probably able to completely comprehend the full capacity of the word, and therefore throw it around like it is a common occurren ... t's destiny to die in such a cowardly way, but he must talk through it himself in order to begin to comprehend what the consequences could be for playing with death. Hamlet dies soon enough after this ...

(26 pages) 178 0 3.2 Oct/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature

Abortion (con)

She's killing her own child whether she wants to admit it or not. Sadly, many people do not seem to comprehend the seriousness of this situation. If the girl doesn't want to keep the child there are o ...

(2 pages) 55 0 3.5 Nov/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

How sin cause characters to act differently in the Scarlet Letter

Sin is very difficult thing to comprehend with many gray areas as to what a sin is and if it can be repented for. However, when one ...

(4 pages) 38 0 3.0 Nov/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > "The Scarlet Letter" by Nathaniel Hawthorne


e did God come from? It is scientifically proven that there was a beginning. We cannot yet begin to comprehend what was before this beginning, but we now know that there was one. To suggest that the u ...

(4 pages) 131 0 3.5 Dec/2002

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology