Essays Tagged: "Evolution"

The Evolution of Christian Architechture

Good essay on development of Basilica plan - History of Modern Art -The Evolution of Christian ArchitectureCertain aspects of Christian architecture changed quickly anddram ... pression inside of St. Mark's iscertainly utterly different from that of St. Peter's, and shows the evolution of thebasilica in the East.St. Sernin in Toulouse was constructed in the Cluniac-Burgundia ... aults, and incorporation of themodular system defined the church's Romanesque style, and led to therevolutions of the Gothic period.The aesthetic advances of Gothic architecture depended on a structur ...

(7 pages) 338 0 4.5 Mar/1997

Subjects: Art Essays

Movie review of Yentl

has been blurred and practically obliterated. Religious roles have followed society's lead in their evolution. For example, since its creation over five thousand years ago, the Jewish religion has evo ...

(4 pages) 47 0 5.0 Dec/1996

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

Humanity is the Greatest Failure of Evolution. Strong introduction, weakens as it reachs the end. Includes reference to 1984 and Animal Farm by George Orwell

Humanity is the greatest failure of evolution. Since our birth, from the primordial soup, we have consumed and destroyed. And there is n ... trol and their desire for more turned them into true animals.How long will it be before this failed evolution will change? For millennia the human race has progressed through greed and corruption, and ...

(4 pages) 90 0 4.6 Mar/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays

On-line Recruiting - This paper was an assesment in which I was to asses an online recruitment service

Managers can now promote themselves and receive information via the Internet. "It is not really a revolution, but an evolution," said Sharon Gleason, the Vice President of Human Resources at Universa ... e than one method of recruiting. The bottom line is, no service can be everything to everyone."This evolution is helping companies save money. It is helping individuals gain more exposure. In general, ...

(4 pages) 478 4 4.2 Mar/2002

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies > E-commerce

An opinionated look into the facts and fallacies of evolution, from a Christian perspective. 11 pages

Evolution: The Facts and the FallaciesDeep within the isolated region of the dense, insect infested ... s dinner over an open fire. This is one of the many false, but accepted causes of the existence and evolution of life. For centuries man has pondered the very cause of the existence of life, and for c ... fe, and for centuries there has been no conclusive evidence from the theories. The many concepts of evolution have been extremely vague and entirely unprovable given the engulfing amount of scientific ...

(12 pages) 279 2 4.4 Apr/2002

Subjects: Science Essays > Earth Sciences

How changes in the atmosphere, eukarotes, and multicellularity have occured and influenced life on earth

n's rays made life outside of water nearly impossible. These changes made life on land possible and evolution occurred as prokaryotes gave rise to land living eukaryotes.The microfossil record indicat ...

(2 pages) 79 1 3.2 Mar/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Atmospheric Sciences

Editorial Concealed. Robert Wright, both reporter and commentator in Time Magazine. Includes review of his article "The evolution of despair"

o look to him to provide them with the latest news from the scientific community. After reading The Evolution of Despair, an article written by Wright, I came under the impression that he is both repo ... so bad about a marginally subdued rate of growth' (4). If the article is intended as an expose' on evolutionary psychology, it probably is not fair for Wright to be discussing religion either: 'Natur ...

(3 pages) 66 0 4.6 Jan/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

The Only Truth Existing

that, as conscious beings, we exist. Whether we are our own creators, a creation, or the object of evolution, just as long as we believe that we think, we are proved to exist. Thinking about our thou ...

(4 pages) 126 0 3.7 Dec/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

Leo tolstoy reberth by death(Death of Ivan Ilyich)

Leo Tolstoy was a great humanist. Evolution of human character was a subject of his close attention.The main personage of the story 'T ...

(1 pages) 117 0 3.5 Jan/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Windows NT vs Unix as an operating system

Evolution & Development HistoryIn the late 1960s a combined project between researchers at MIT, ...

(19 pages) 706 5 4.2 Jan/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science

NAFTA, the North American Free Trade Agreement

       I believe that the North American Free Trade Agreement was an inevitable step in the evolution of the United States economic policy. The globilization of the world economy due to techn ...

(7 pages) 442 0 3.3 May/1996

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Government

Anthropology by Morgan and Wolf

nmanageable power? Morgan answers this question with the simple answer that it is due to the linear evolution of the social institution of property from being collectively owned to being individually ... ange to occur in many areas of the globe independently. Every area, went through its own version of evolution in which the importance of wealth grew at varying rates. This discovery leads Morgan to be ...

(11 pages) 128 0 4.2 Jan/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Anthropology

Telecommunication, Describes history of telecommunication from Telegraph to LAN's

s back in 1844. From these simple networks to the communication giants of today we will look at the evolution of the network and the basis on which it functions.2. The Beginnings2.1. Dot Dot Dot Dash ... paper to be deciphered later. Many inventors including Alexander Bell and Thomas Edison sought to revolutionize the telegraph. Edison devised a deciphering machine. This machine when receiving Morse ...

(14 pages) 327 0 4.3 Mar/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Technology

Inheit the Wind. Essay explaining the trial and the purpose of the Golden Dancer

lteacher Cates and believes that the bible should not be interpreted literally. Brady does not want evolution to be taught in the schools but the bigger issue is the right to free will and thought. In ... the schools but the bigger issue is the right to free will and thought. Instead of focusing on the evolution aspect, Drummond looks at the big picture and the underlying issue. This is presented thro ...

(1 pages) 128 3 2.8 May/2002

Subjects: Art Essays > Drama

Devolpment of Desire. Comparision between Odyssey, Beowulf, Knight in the Cart

ch later the warriors become more challenged and have to change ideas and concepts to continue. The evolution of the warriors desires becomes the complex ideals that western civilization develops over ... velops over time. With this progression of civilization, from simple to complex ideals, so will the evolution of the ideals and desires of our heroes change from simple to complex.Odysseus is a man wh ...

(14 pages) 97 0 4.4 Dec/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

1066, the Norman conquest of England

ip of their land to their protectors - who in turn held the land in duty to somebody higher. This evolution has often been called a loss of freedom, and so it was; but absolute personal freedom had ...

(4 pages) 87 0 3.3 Nov/1996

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Differences Between New England and Central Colonies

economic characteristics of New England and the Chesapeake area, which would eventually lead to the evolution of two distinct societies. The people who settled New England and the Chesapeake area were ... istinct lifestyles and economies supported by the different geographic areas that brought about the evolution of the two distinct societies of New England and the Chesapeake area.The second step in un ...

(5 pages) 117 0 4.3 Sep/1996

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

John McCarthy

ng those rights throughout a fair judiciary system. It stands at the top of theladder of government evolution and allows a nation to prosper and grow. However, it has a very powerfuland unreasonable f ...

(11 pages) 77 0 2.0 Nov/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

Report on Konrad Z. Lorenz-nobel prize winner for research on genetic imprinting

ght about when his father brought him home a salamander. At the age of ten, after reading a book on evolution, Lorenz decided to become a paleontologist. As a boy, Lorenz had a wide variety of animals ... onkeys, insects, and most importantly, ducks and geese. In school, he was taught Darwin's theory of evolution and natural selection. Lorenz was interested in aquatics and enjoyed studying crustacea.Af ...

(5 pages) 44 0 3.7 May/2002

Subjects: Science Essays

Invertebrates. 14 pages. Has an introduction and includes a lot of information about all the subphyla of the phylum invertebrata.

. There are two kinds of invertebrates, lower and higher. Lower invertebrates are further behind in evolution, they are very soft and squishy and more vulnerable to predators. Higher invertebrates are ... e very soft and squishy and more vulnerable to predators. Higher invertebrates are further along in evolution, they are tougher and can be considered less vulnerable.Porifera:General Characteristics:o ...

(12 pages) 113 0 2.8 May/2002

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology