Essays Tagged: "Duffy"

Carol Ann Duffy.

One of Carol Ann Duffy's poems is "The war photographer". By reading the title we know that this poem has a subject m ... metaphor as graveyards and the "red" light can remind the readers of blood, these symbolize death. Duffy is trying to give a serious tone and an impression of horrible death, which is very related to ... serious tone and an impression of horrible death, which is very related to war.In the second stanza Duffy uses a powerful and disturbing image in the war, but she states that this does not happen in t ...

(6 pages) 46 0 4.0 May/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

The Inequality of Women in the Workplace.

pay gap between men and women. In every nation, women average less pay than men (Henslin, Glenday, Duffy, Pupo. 2002. p.170). According to feminist theory, "pay equity is a means of eliminating sex a ... n paycheques," they were required to hand them over to their fathers or husbands (Henslin, Glenday, Duffy, Pupo. 2002. p.172). So basically, what has happened in the past, according to dramaturgy, is ...

(10 pages) 553 0 4.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights > Women's Studies

A Comparison of Love Poems

I am going to compare three different poems: "My Box" by Gillian Clarke, "Valentine" by Carol Ann Duffy and "Shall I compare Thee...?" (Sonnet 18) by William Shakespeare. In my essay I will discuss ... is short but memories will always outlive them."Valentine" a contemporary poem written by Carol Ann Duffy, is a poem using an extended metaphor about a gift of an onion to her lover. The poem opens wi ...

(10 pages) 103 0 4.5 Apr/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays

The Importance of Responcibility: "All the King's Men" by Robert Penn Warren

understands that all of his decisions say something about who he is. When Jack find's out that Tiny Duffy is the one responsible for Willie's and Adam's death, his first intension was revenge, which w ... on was revenge, which would help him, once again, shed his responsibility onto another source (Tiny Duffy). He sees his change once he meets Sugar-Boy. By letting Sugar-Boy know about Duffy's betrayal ...

(6 pages) 18 0 0.0 Mar/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Liquid Chemical Company Case Study

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(10 pages) 179 0 5.0 Jul/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

"All the King's Men" by Robert Penn Warren: Summary and Response

f secret agreement with the contractor was brought to many people's attention. Sadie Burke and Tiny Duffy, working for another candidate, convince Willie to run for governor so the votes for the other ... and hires Jack Burden as an addition to his pack of political cronies, which already includes Tiny Duffy, lieutenant-governor, and Sugar-Boy, Willie's reckless driver and bodyguard. Jack Burden is a ...

(4 pages) 1188 0 1.0 Oct/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

In Mrs Tilscher's class by Carol Ann Duffy

"In Mrs Tilscher's class" by Carol Ann Duffy is about rites of passage, the transition from childhood to adolescence and the things we lear ... m childhood to adolescence and the things we learn at school, from our teachers and from our peers. Duffy writes this accessible poem using a variety of techniques that make it a memorable read.The op ... of techniques that make it a memorable read.The opening stanza has no real hint of what is to come: Duffy shows us a typical day in Mrs. Tilscher's class:You could travel up the Blue Nilewith your fin ...

(5 pages) 15611 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

Choosing between standardization and adaptation in international business operation

adaptation and customization often appear in marketing literature but rarely be defined. Medina and Duffy (1998) pointed out that in order to assess the international marketing activities based on cle ... find "universal acceptability". They are likely to succeed with standardization strategy. (Medina, Duffy, 1998). Like Coca-cola, the brand reflects American values and there is little need to adapt t ...

(9 pages) 38 0 0.0 Apr/2009

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Irony & Sensory Disconnect in James Joyces' Dubliners.

s the reader know though that it will end in darkness and loneliness. It’s also ironic how Mr. Duffy escapes Emily’s company to be alone, which he wants, although after she dies he becomes m ... ough after she dies he becomes miserable and agonizes in being alone. This creates epiphany, as Mr. Duffy avoids Emily to live his routine and orderly life, although after she dies it doesn’t see ...

(4 pages) 3756 0 0.0 Feb/2010

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Expressionism and stream of consciousness in James Joyce's works

bliners by James Joyce, "A Painful Case" brings expressionism to the reader by the protagonist, Mr. Duffy. Joyce uses the protagonist's thoughts and feelings to distort the objects and events that are ... xt that provide examples of how Joyce used stream of consciousness to demonstrate expressionism.Mr. Duffy sees Dublin as a weary place. He would rather be alone than at the ale house with friends, fri ...

(2 pages) 2 0 0.0 Apr/2014

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors

What connections have you found between the ways in which Duffy and Pugh write about social problems? In your response, you must include detailed critical discussion of at least two of Duffy’s poems.

Amy Asher AS Poetry Mrs LawrenceWhat connections have you found between the ways in which Duffy and Pugh write about social problems? In your response, you must include detailed critical dis ... social problems? In your response, you must include detailed critical discussion of at least two of Duffy's poems.Education for Leisure, ridicules the government and education. Writing during the 1980 ...

(8 pages) 5 0 0.0 Sep/2014

Subjects: Literature Research Papers