Essays Tagged: "Dublin"

Comparing Three short stories by James Joyce; Araby, Eveline and A Little Cloud

James Joyce's Dubliners is a collection of short stories that offers a brief, but intimate window into the lives o ... s of a variety of characters, many of whom have nothing in common beyond the fact that they live in Dublin. Men and women of all ages, occupations and social classes are represented in this collection ... omen of all ages, occupations and social classes are represented in this collection. The stories in Dubliners are often about the ways in which these individuals attempt to escape from the numbness an ...

(6 pages) 238 1 4.5 Apr/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

An Analysis Of Why Jimmy Doyle (of Dubliners by James Joyce) Will Never Succeed

ll never succeed in life due to his father' In 'After The Race', by James Joyce in the book 'Dubliners', the main character,Jimmy Doyle will be an unproductive citizen, fooling around with his ... ork ethic because his father had a lot of money, infact he is referred to as a 'merchant prince' in Dublin due to his success as a butcher, andhis father did not want Jimmy to work for what he has, bu ...

(3 pages) 51 0 3.0 Mar/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Ben Hogan

ion with a bus and built a golf equipment empire.Ben Hogan was born in a small town in Texas called Dublin. He was oneof three children. When Ben was only six years old he witnessed his fathercommit s ...

(2 pages) 22 0 3.0 Nov/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

Biography of Oscar Wilde

Oscar Wilde (real name Oscar Fingal O'Flahertie Wills Wilde) was born onOctober 16th, 1854 in Dublin. His father, William Robert Wilde, was an eminent eyedoctor, with an interest in myths and fo ... llowing. As ayoungster, Wilde was exposed to the brilliant literary talk of the day at his mother's Dublinsalon.In 1864 Wilde entered the Portora Royal School at Enniskillen, and in 1871entered Trinit ...

(5 pages) 142 2 5.0 Dec/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

James Joyce's short story 'Araby,

different micro-cosms are evident. The story demonstrates adolescence, maturity, and public life in Dublin at that time. As the reader, you learn how this city has grown to destroy this young boy's li ... the booth at the bazaar. This shows the power and persuasiveness that England has at that time over Dublin.The antagonist in this story, which can easily be determined is the culture and life in Dubli ...

(2 pages) 332 3 2.3 Nov/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Ireland- this report is on ireland's government, holidays, location, population, religion, activities and more.there is a bibliography of 5 resoures

ccupies five- sixths of the island and the remaining one- sixth is Northern Ireland. The Capital is Dublin. The North Atlantic Ocean, North Channel, Irish Sea, Saint George's channel, and Celtic Sea b ... s in the north. Each of the provinces is divided into countries. There are 32 countries altogether. Dublin is the largest city in Ireland.The national Anthem of Ireland is "the Soldier's Song." The ba ...

(7 pages) 142 0 3.5 Jan/2003

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

The religious symbolisms in The Sisters, by James Joyce.

himself, his intention was to "write a chapter of the moral history of [his] country and [he] chose Dublin for the scene because the city seemed to [b]e the center of paralysis". True to his goal, eac ... ty seemed to [b]e the center of paralysis". True to his goal, each of the fifteen stories composing Dubliners are tales of disappointment, darkness, captivity, frustration, and flaw.We will concentrat ...

(6 pages) 45 0 5.0 Mar/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Conflict in the current state of Ireland.

s of the Gaels. At this point the only foreign interference to Ireland was the British control over Dublin, known as the Pale. By the British this was the only place believed to be civil and clean, th ...

(3 pages) 52 0 3.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

James Joyce's "Dubliners".

Larissa ZhurakovskyaWith a population of 1,009,100 today Dublin has always been a large city. It is only logical that the daily thought processes and life fo ... resent inhabitants are repetitive and regressive. James Joyce recognized this pattern and wrote his Dubliners to show this stagnation and paralysis that Dublin spread over its inhabitants. Joyce uses ... itants. Joyce uses characterization, organization, and setting to promote this theme.The setting of Dubliners is obviously Dublin. Joyce vividly and painstakingly describes the city to show how it use ...

(5 pages) 103 1 4.8 May/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Dubliners

Dubliners by James Joyce is a collection of short stories that revolve around the everyday lives of ... t stories that revolve around the everyday lives of men, women and children in the Irish capital of Dublin. The short stories are generally unhappy tales that form a chronicle of lost innocence, misse ... unities, and paralysis which is always depicted as moral and physical paralysis. Joyce said that in Dubliners his intention was "to write a chapter in the moral history of my country and I chose Dubli ...

(10 pages) 96 0 4.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

George Berkeley and His Theory of Human Knowledge God's Inexistence

in the late 17th and early 18th century a teacher from Trinity College in Dublin known as George Berkeley, whom eventually became a Anglican Bishop of Cloyne emerged out shad ...

(5 pages) 87 0 4.4 Apr/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Psychological Theories & Authors

James Joyce - His life and work

James Joyce was born in Dublin, son of a talented but feckless father who is accurately described by Stephen Dedalus in "A P ... omparatively early age Joyce regarded himself as a rebel against the shabbiness and Philistinism of Dublin. In his early youth he was very religious, but in his last year at Belvedere he began to reje ... ties, and above all to be able to re-create with both total understanding and total objectivity the Dublin life he knew so well, he felt that he had to go abroad. Proud, obstinate, absolutely convince ...

(3 pages) 52 0 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors

Outline the developments in the easter island uprising

On Easter Monday, April 24, 1916, a force of Irishmen attempted to seize Dublin, with the ultimate intention of eliminating British rule and creating a completely independen ...

(7 pages) 26 0 2.3 Aug/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

James Joyce/"Araby"

his short story entitled 'Araby', James Joyce does an excellent job portraying a section of life in Dublin that revolves around a young boy who develops an infatuation with his friend's sister and how ...

(1 pages) 42 0 3.0 Oct/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

Dogfight Over Europe : Ryanair

o strong players: British Airways and Aer Lingus. Both airlines established routes in the lucrative Dublin - London markets and tap on profits from this route to finance their other less profitable op ... this route to finance their other less profitable operations. The demand for air travel between the Dublin and London has probably stabilized over the 10 years from the stagnant market share of half m ...

(2 pages) 306 1 2.0 Apr/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

"The Little Cloud" Conflict.

r that is he will never do as well as his friend, Gallaher. The sentences, "You could do nothing in Dublin" and "he would never be popular: he saw that" were engraved in his mind. His thoughts become ...

(2 pages) 26 0 3.0 Nov/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Fieldnote assignment: Research and Writing

ll carry it out. I start off this assignment clueless as to what field I will choose and set off to Dublin as it has the highest concentration of possible choices. However after a few uneventful hours ... hest concentration of possible choices. However after a few uneventful hours walking around some of Dublin's public institutions my notebook remains unfurnished by notes of any kind. The tools of the ...

(9 pages) 50 0 5.0 Feb/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays

A summary of "The Sniper" by Liam O'Flaherty.

hroughout the story blew me away. O'Flaherty went into such descriptive detail about the setting in Dublin, IRE. Throughout the story, I saw every scene with a vivid picture in my head, which made it ...

(1 pages) 6326 0 1.4 Feb/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

The Irish Easter Rebellion 1916

ay, about 1,250 people started a rebellion. They set out to capture the most prominent buildings in Dublin. The General Post Office was now most associated with the rebels. However they failed to capt ... the rebels. However they failed to capture or even threaten probably the most important building in Dublin, the castle which served as the headquarters of the British administration in Ireland. The Br ...

(2 pages) 21 0 3.0 Nov/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Analysis of extract from the opening of the short story "Araby" by James Joyce

short story Araby, which is part of a collection of short stories written by James Joyce, known as "Dubliners". Irish experiences had a huge impact on James Joyce’s writing. The settings and the ... ects of his stories are all based in Ireland. This short collection establishes a vision of life in Dublin which serves to show the condition of the Irish nation as a whole. In this story indeed Joyce ...

(7 pages) 20 0 0.0 Mar/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature