Essays Tagged: "Eden"

In English class we were given the freedom to write on any personal topic. I chose to describe the effects that evolution in terms of ascension will have on biology and society.

mony exist-a world totally devoid of polar quarrels. How is this possible? What will create such an Eden? By devoting my entire being to becoming the authentic self, I will do my part to unfold human ...

(9 pages) 76 1 4.5 Jan/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Paranormality & Spirituality

community care history and politics during the 50's/60's in the U.K.

ensus was generally re-enforced by the successive Conservative governments of 1951-1964. Churchill, Eden and Macmillan continued with Labour's reforms and even extended parts of the welfare state, alt ... ove to regain international control of the vital Suez canal in Egypt by some under-hand dealings by Eden, ending in his resignation and Britain being humiliated.They remained unchanged when Labour cam ...

(2 pages) 94 1 4.5 Jan/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays

The Scarlet Letter" by Nathaniel Hawthorne

ffold so all can see her scarlet letter. Pearl is an "infant...worthy to have been brought forth in Eden" (61), which surprises many since she is the result of an affair. They expected to see a child ...

(2 pages) 37 0 3.7 Apr/2003

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

"A Romance of the Republic" by Lydia Maria Child.

a flower motif, through which the readeris drawn into a Paradise that is fantastically created, an Eden that is not limited in its range ofvision due to the wealth, class, nationality, and color of i ...

(5 pages) 28 0 0.0 Jun/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

Study notes on Andrew Marvell.

the carpe diem theme. The Garden depicts a lovely garden felicity as symbol of the unfallen life in Eden.- be that as it may he is a master of secular and religious poetry equally.- his best poetry co ...

(6 pages) 95 0 4.7 Sep/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

John Milton, 'Paradise Lost Books One and Two', title - 'Milton's is a highly visual representation of hell. What does he describe? How does he describe it? What purposes do his descriptions serve?'

gative aspects of change through descriptions of characters, and constant comparisons to heaven and Eden. He has taken on the task of describing the indescribable, and with his use of similes aiding h ...

(8 pages) 99 0 3.8 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

Dante Rosetti's 'The Orchard-Pit' and allusions to the Fall of Man

whom Death traps its victims.In "The Orchard Pit" the biblical imagery focuses around the story of Eden, and Eve's role in the original fall from grace. The garden of Eden itself is often alluded to ... ical idea of Hell."The soft dell among the apples trees," easily conjures the image of the biblical Eden at the opening of the second stanza. The second stanza also introduces the reader to the "she" ...

(4 pages) 24 0 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays

'The Monkey Prince' by Daniel MacPherson

ertainly, this kingdom- his kingdom, was for all. In every way, it was perfect. It was his very own Eden.The following morning, the Prince awoke with a start, retrieved from the depths of slumber by t ... of darkness, wearing the crown of the damned. He would be persecuted for eternity, exiled from his Eden.

(4 pages) 16 0 0.0 Jul/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Poems & Short Stories

The fog of the night--love poem

n prideCannot remember who said this beforeThe nets cast out by realityWill capture the illusion of Eden's gloryShould have known, even God do not dare to promise you how the future will beFrom now on ...

(1 pages) 16 0 5.0 Jan/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Poetry

Disillusionment of the American Dream in "The Razor's Edge" (W. Sommerset Maugham)

movie in order to create the necessary elements of modernism; belief that America is the new ideal Eden, faith in progress, and confidence in the ultimate triumph of the individual's achievement. The ...

(3 pages) 32 1 4.0 Feb/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Derived from a shortstory about a GroundHog and his fears - a brief character analysis.

ation, which affects his emotions and actions towards the animal corpse.The orator's world was like Eden, bursting in all of its heaven-like beauty. However, the rotting presence of the corpse lying t ...

(2 pages) 475 0 0.0 May/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The other side of love

The anxiety of Orchids beam under the shadow of every fruitFor your eyes are the Eden of truthAnd your glow shines on the hope of treesWith the painting of your voice, you refresh t ...

(1 pages) 17 0 5.0 Jan/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Poems & Short Stories


d past head high ferns. Where he had a garden that had streams and created a garden that would make Eden blush. " The Indians called places like this yuquiyu, a place where you feel the presence of go ...

(2 pages) 377 0 0.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers


seen and not heard. I have bitten of the apple that caused the fall and so forever in the story of Eden I am blamed for all. So "flesh of my flesh bone of my bone" if man and women are one in t ... oat for humanities fall from grace.Women have been persecuted for centuries because of the story of Eden in Genesis. The story, which depicts the creation and fall of man, has lead to the socializatio ...

(4 pages) 439 0 0.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers


d wanted it to be so, Plato seems to want to carry out the pursuit of knowledge. In "Genesis" Eden was a paradise which man was expelled from for gaining a wealth of knowledge. In The Republic E ... be enlightened. But in "Genesis" man voluntarily gained his knowledge, and was kicked out of Eden and placed into the real world, which, compared to Eden, was a kind of hell. Almost as if the C ...

(2 pages) 8 0 3.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Journey on a Sinking Ship: A two paragraph essay comparing "The Seafarer" and Robert Frost's "Nothing Gold Can Stay"

Robert Frost does not normally add this element of religion to his poems, but in this statement "So Eden sank to grief" (6 "Nothing Gold Can Stay) allows an exception. This is alluding to the bible wh ... rief" (6 "Nothing Gold Can Stay) allows an exception. This is alluding to the bible which says that Eden was a sanctuary of sorts that God had put on this earth for the first of mankind to live. The l ...

(2 pages) 14 0 0.0 Sep/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

Paleoindian Tradition

ing the early Paleoindian Tradition.Two other types of points were found, the Browns Valley and the Eden Scottsbluff. Because Browns Valley is located in western Minnesota, it shows that later in the ...

(1 pages) 7 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

Comparing two poems- "Nothing Gold Can Stay" and "Dust of Snow" both by Robert Frost

exposed.In “Nothing Gold Can Stay” Frost shows the loss of innocence between two figures, Eden and gold. The poem’s first line, “Nature's first green is gold” explains that go ... ; Frost shows that innocence does not last forever and will soon fade. The poem follows saying that Eden goes into grief symbolizing the loss of innocence. When applying this theme to human nature, th ...

(6 pages) 41 1 5.0 Jun/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Poetry

Why does Steinbeck begin in this way? How is Steinbeck’s opening different from the beginning of ‘The Old Man at the Bridge'?

ch are connotative of being full of life and vitality) causes his opening to feel like an untouched Eden that is beautiful and tranquil even, with animals frolicking about.However, the beauty of this ... is beautiful and tranquil even, with animals frolicking about.However, the beauty of this majestic Eden is marred by Man, as shown in the second paragraph where human interaction has caused the natur ...

(3 pages) 0 0 0.0 Aug/2012

Subjects: Art Essays

The Role of Caesar in “Coming, Aphrodite!”

", Willa Cather writes the story based on three main characters, Don Hedger, his dog Caesar III and Eden Bower. Caesar is more than a bulldog; he is a vital element for readers to understand the story ... og as the story's most subtle indication of the painter being faithful to his artistic ideals.Since Eden Bower represents a distraction from Hedger's painting, Caesar, as the embodiment of his artisti ...

(6 pages) 1 0 0.0 Mar/2014

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American