Essays Tagged: "epitome"

Midsummer Nights Dream

impulse may beacted upon without and forethought to there outcome.The city of Athens represents the epitome of civilized man. Ruled by the laws ofman and kept in check by society's own norms. The huma ...

(3 pages) 126 0 4.6 Nov/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Shakespeare > A Midsummer Night's Dream

How I learned to ski

HOW I LEARNED TO SKII Love to snow ski, to me it is the epitome of excitement. I first tried to ski when I was only about four years old. My father, who is ...

(2 pages) 67 0 3.7 Jan/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

Title: Parallels Between Chauncey Gardiner and Forest Gump. Chauncey Gardiner from story Being There.

cters Chauncey Gardiner from Being There and Forest Gump from Forest Gump are both portrayed as the epitome of the meaning of moron. Chauncey ends up to be the person that he is in the story because o ...

(5 pages) 50 1 4.7 Mar/2002

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

38 Assisted Suicides

at, high vitamin diet you're doctorrecommended. You have never felt better. You are essentially the epitome of a healthy,fit human being. Then, out of nowhere, you are diagnosed with a disorder of the ...

(2 pages) 55 0 4.3 Sep/1996

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law


This is a person who expresses courage and superhuman strength. These people are recognized as the epitome of all people in this time. In Anglo-Saxon literature the role of a hero is to protect good. ...

(2 pages) 48 0 3.0 Jan/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

"Farewell to Arms" by Hemingway, literary analyisis

is experiences at the front pose a challenge only a Hemingway hero can affront successfully. As the epitome of a code hero, Frederick is a man of action, self-discipline, and one who maintains grace u ...

(5 pages) 93 0 4.6 Mar/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors > Ernest Hemingway

Internet regulation, Government Intervention of the Internet

nferencing, this network is key to the future of the knowledge society. At present, this net is the epitome of the first amendment: free speech. It is a place where people can speaktheir mind without ...

(10 pages) 627 0 3.3 Jan/1997

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

Stephen King and an anlysis of his work

e masses. Some authors use horror and mystery to keep their reader's attention. Stephen King is the epitome of horror writers. In writing horror mystery novels, Stephen King utilizes small towns, a un ...

(5 pages) 150 1 4.1 Dec/1995

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Tacoma Narrows Bridge

ance. With its shallow stiffening trusses and slender towers, the bridge across the Narrows was the epitome of artistry in bridge construction.The Tacoma Narrows Bridge was known for its tendency to s ...

(2 pages) 45 0 4.5 Aug/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Proof of why Money has had a detrimental factor on the lives of characters in Charles Dicken's Great Expectations.

sets them apart from the rest. They live lifestyles to be desired, as they are believed to be the epitome of contentment. With enough money, a person can buy anything. Could this be true about lif ...

(5 pages) 94 1 5.0 Dec/2002

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

Book Review/Contrast of Keegan's MASK of COMMAND. 5 Parter (Total of 21 pp with bib and citations) Part 5, Review of Chapter on Hitler.

east recognized via the Iron Cross First Class, for his heroic deeds) World War I beginnings to the epitome of the False Heroic. Although I thoroughly agreed with his assessment of Grant, and more or ... litary ventures--on some occasions, he was quite wrong--but it must be accepted that Hitler was the epitome of Supreme Commander in the utmost meaning of the word.Yes, Hitler made mistakes, tactically ...

(4 pages) 91 0 4.8 Jan/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers

Comparing piece of art to America

ry, and I fear that many a population do not see them. The Waterlilies are beautiful from afar; the epitome of perfection, sanctuary and perpetual peace. This is the illusion most people have looking ...

(1 pages) 58 1 4.7 Jan/2003

Subjects: Art Essays

What is the dramatic contribution of character of Iago in the play "Othello"

cially Othello. Shakespeare didn't just create Iago's character to be evil. He wanted him to be the epitome of it. Othello being the tragic hero, whose flaws are numerous: gullibility, ignorance, jeal ...

(9 pages) 181 1 4.8 Jan/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Shakespeare

Holy War vs. Capitalist Materialism

not really a necessity to our well being. In the modern world, we are consumers. And the US is the epitome of consumerism.The base of consumerism is what Barber terms "soft goods" and service industr ...

(4 pages) 102 1 4.6 Jan/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays

A look at evil in "Sir Gawain and the Green Knight" and the Prologue to "Canterbury Tales".

in circumstances, force all kinds of people to selfish acts of greed.Sir Gawain the glorious is the epitome of good, and all that chivalry stands for. He is very attracted to the lady of the castle, w ...

(6 pages) 115 1 4.2 Feb/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

This is a story about Racism

y these traits exhibited by their parents and relatives. Even policemen, who are expected to be the epitome of indiscrimination, are not exempted of the prejudice. If a local is responsible for a car ...

(3 pages) 117 1 5.0 Mar/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

Industrial Revoluiton: the positives and negitives of the industrial revolution in social, political, and economic areas.

is like it is today. We are a nation formed under capitalism, and the industrial revolution was the epitome of capitalism. It was the start of big business, big cities, and big pay checks for some. A ...

(3 pages) 335 1 3.3 Mar/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics > Economic History

Law and Regulation, The Apitome of American Capitalism? The Emergance of Wall Street and New York as an International Financial Icon 1900-2002. Steele's novel "The Great Game"

Today, Governmental law and regulation seems to be the epitome of American capitalism. But this was not always the case; in the beginning, Wall Street was ...

(7 pages) 92 0 3.5 Mar/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

"A Separate Peace" by John Knowles.

ain characters in this novel are similar to and different from each other in many ways.Finny is the epitome of the good in the human heart. He, unlike Gene, disregards the rules. An example of this is ...

(4 pages) 36 0 3.5 Apr/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Did Britain benefit from her empire in the eighteenth century?

t as significant as in the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, the ages normally taken as the epitome of British imperialism. The eighteenth century saw Britain at near constant war with France, ...

(9 pages) 97 1 4.3 Apr/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History