Essays Tagged: "Doctor Who"

"The Pearl" by John Steinbech

Steinbech, evil transforms certain humble citizens into envious savages. Evil was exhibited by the doctor who refused to treat Coyotito because his parents had no money. When the doctor heard of Kino ... patients of his while thinking of a better life for himself in Paris. Coyotito was healed when the doctor finally came to their straw hut. He deceived Kino by giving the baby a white powder that made ...

(2 pages) 42 1 4.7 Sep/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors > John Steinbeck

John Steinbeck's "The Pearl". Material society, material thoughts.

d, it appears to be that man hasacquired a greed and appetite for wealth. Juana, the Priest, andthe doctor have all undergone a change due to money. They areall affected by their hunger for wealth and ... y turned towards the spiritual aspects of life.Beginning to pray for her son's endangered life. The doctor whohad resided in the upper-class section of the town, refused toassistant the child, turning ...

(4 pages) 47 0 3.0 Jan/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors > John Steinbeck


ication.In the past, health care was more simplistic in nature. House calls were no unheard of, and doctors knew all of their patients and their families on a personal level. The doctor who delivered ... vered your parents would deliver you as well as your future children. Follow-ups were quite normal; doctors were concerned with your progress for their own peace of mind.Over time the modern health ca ...

(6 pages) 192 0 3.8 Apr/1997

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Shadows of Insanity A review of Charlotte Perkins Gillman's 'The Yellow Wall-Paper

h nervous anxiety, depression, and a woman's fight for sanity as she adheres to ill advice from her doctor who is also her husband. The story examines a lady, possibly Gilman herself, imprisoned in dr ... outside of short, belittling talks with her husband, and patronizing guidance from her husband and doctor.One may assume that a person with nervous tension and symptoms of depression would be more su ...

(4 pages) 126 0 3.7 Nov/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

A Tale of Two Cities, by Charles Dickens. Analysis of the character Sydney Carton

eason against England. The trial is when Carton first meets Lucie Manette, the daughter of a French doctor, who had just been released from being imprisoned for eighteen years.Ever since Darnay's tria ...

(3 pages) 76 1 4.3 Nov/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Charles Dickens

Andre Breton.

on, surrealism was a creative method that employed many of the ideas of Sigmund Freud, the Austrian doctor who developed psychoanalysis as a method of treating mental illness. The basic strategy for B ...

(2 pages) 72 0 5.0 May/2003

Subjects: Art Essays

10 Bioethical Topics.

Bioethics: What are the issues? 1.If I were a doctor who was asked by a child?s parents to prescribe a genetically-engineered growth hormone to ma ... ild since genetic engineers will alter the fetus? DNA. Furthermore they must bear in mind that as a doctor I do not agree on their decision since they are tampering with nature. As well there is no gu ... any people today decide that they do not want to be on life support what-so-ever but many times the doctor is not allowed to do that. I believe that I would like to be on life support if I were to nee ...

(7 pages) 54 0 3.0 May/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

Van Gogh.

What was the artist work about?Portrait of Doctor Gachet: Perhaps one of the most fascinating figures in the history of Impressionism, he was a ... och and the soldier Paul-Eugène Milliet.What purpose/meaning did it serve?In the Portrait of Doctor Gachet, this paintings meaning is to demonstrate, who Doctor Gachet really was to him. Vincen ... t the last three months of his life in Auvers-sur-Oise, near Paris, under the care of a sympathetic doctor with an interest in art, Paul Gachet, whose portrait he painted. As he had done throughout hi ...

(3 pages) 53 0 0.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: Art Essays

Discursive essay on the reasons for and against euthanasia.

o take his or her own life with the intention that they will be used for this purpose. When it is a doctor who helps another a person to kill them self it is called "physician assisted suicide."Euthan ... ia such as Not Dead yet, International Anti-Euthanasia Task Force, Cure and the World Federation of Doctors Who Respect Human Life.I will begin by listing the arguments against euthanasia1. Choosing t ...

(7 pages) 354 3 4.7 Feb/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Euthenasia

Review of "Madame Bovary", the movie.

film on a farm, very bored and looking for a new life. She obtains this goal by marrying a widower doctor, who has a practice in the closest city. This film is the story of her life and what happens ... st city. This film is the story of her life and what happens because of her choice of marrying this doctor, Dr. Charles Bovary. The few scenes are of Madame Bovary in the city.When Madame Bovary is in ...

(2 pages) 30 0 4.3 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Compare the ways that Dickens builds tension in The Signalman and The Black Veil

Little does he know that this calamity is his death.The Black Veil is a mystery story about a young doctor who gets a mysterious case from an equally mysterious woman. When he attends the house of the ... k Veil both of which are important in creating tension. The first is the initial setting inside the doctor's house where Dickens describes a dark and stormy outside which immediately instills a sense ...

(8 pages) 74 1 1.3 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

24 Hours by Greg Iles A letter to the antagonist, Joe Hickey

merely an attempt to keep her living for an extended period of time. You have already murdered the doctor who performed the surgery, but why hurt Will? He was only the anesthesiologist, and he perfor ... s death. But that isn't fair. Your mother was already condemned to die, with her throat cancer. The doctors only tried to help her, and they did. Helping her is not equivalent to keeping her alive for ...

(4 pages) 36 0 5.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Std's and College Students

re easily than usual and was having a constant pain in his private area; he decided to see the team doctor who suggested that Robert take some tests. As he sat in the clinic lobby, he replayed the gam ...

(5 pages) 100 0 4.8 May/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Hiroshima: Character Analysis, Plot Summary, General Analysis, and Alternate Ending

after the attack. Later, he becomes a peace activist and tours America.Dr. Masakazu Fujii A doctor in Hiroshima, Dr. Fujii's office falls into the Kyo River after the bomb was dropped. Ironica ... the bomb was dropped. Ironically, he is unable to help others for he is wounded as well; a useless doctor who later contracts a strange illness.Toshiko Sasaki Miss Sasaki is a young clerk at a ...

(8 pages) 47 0 4.3 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors

This short essay is about neurofibromatosis which is a genetic disorder of the nervous system.

NF1 was previously known as peripheral neurofibromatosis, or von Recklinghouasen'sdisease after the doctor who first described it in 1882. NF2 was called bilateral acousticnuerofibromatosis, central n ... f the eye), but these cause no trouble. Theyusually show up around age 6 to 10 years and may help a doctor diagnoseNF1. NF2 is characterized by tumors that grow on what is referred to as the8th crania ...

(5 pages) 34 0 4.5 Sep/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Genetics & Genome Projects

Smallpox Vaccination( This was a research project for a college science class).

rd Jenner the world has a weapon against this horrible disease.Edward Jenner was an English country doctor who in the seventeen hundreds became interested in the disease called smallpox. When Jenner w ...

(3 pages) 58 0 5.0 Nov/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Biochemistry

An interview of an old man about his teenage life in 1930s

one thing that I would always remember because you don't hear of midwifes anymore. They were like a doctor who went to people's homes to help the sick and delivers babies." He is so proud for his moth ... in the stirrups. She never failed to help the sick no matter what the weather was." He never met a doctor when he was young.Housework was thepart-time jobWhen we talked about what he did at home, he ...

(4 pages) 61 0 4.8 Dec/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology


now and it has been the most interesting so far. To make this a short summery, Frankenstein is the doctor who created the monster in the story. In the story, the monster has many characteristics of h ... roblem presented in the book.The problem that is presented in the book is the horrifying outcome of Doctor Frankenstein experiment, and the solution was destroying that outcome; only the outcome was a ...

(3 pages) 51 3 3.4 Mar/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Do non-sentient entities have moral consideration or standing?

ount for the individual's own sake and not for our benefit or someone else's benefit. For example a doctor who seeks the physical welfare of his patients and believes that it would be morally wrong to ...

(3 pages) 15 0 3.0 May/2005

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Comparative Philosophy & Ethics

Sherlock Holmes 1.

the inscription, "To James Mortimer, M.R.C.S., from his friends of the C.C.H.," suggests an elderly doctor who was awarded the object after years of faithful service. Holmes encourages Watson's specul ... awarded the object after years of faithful service. Holmes encourages Watson's speculation, and the doctor continues, saying that the well-worn stick implies a country practitioner who walks about qui ...

(3 pages) 16 0 1.0 Oct/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature