Essays Tagged: "extreme measures"

Powder: Questions

ated it, and wished forsomething different.2. Three personality traits of Jeremy or Powder were his extreme compassion, his shyness, andhis caring. Jeremy expressed compassion in the fullest possible ... remy expressed compassion in the fullest possible form. He expressed feeling forothers that went to extreme measures. Such as the passing of death from the dying deer to thesheriff who shot him for sp ...

(5 pages) 34 0 4.7 Jan/1996

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

Emergence of Violence in American Cinema

tant to film as the happy ending. The nineteen seventies was a time that filmmakers started to make extreme statements about our society and they often used extreme measures to achieve this.To underst ... of violating, damaging, or abusing. This is a pattern for any film's alleged, "bad guy." It is the extreme which the "bad guy" uses this force that is the cause of so much public back-lash against fi ...

(6 pages) 333 4 4.6 Aug/1996

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

Police Brutality

OutlineThesis: But, because some officers use these extreme measures when it is not needed, police brutality should be addressed.I. Police BrutalityA. R ... times police put in situations that excessive force is needed. But, because some officers use these extreme measures in situations when it is not, police brutality should be addressed. The use of exce ...

(3 pages) 202 0 3.7 Dec/1996

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Issues

Nuclear War.

Nuclear weapons are extremely essential to today's society. These weapons provide nations with a common security against ... ociety rejects this idea as common acceptance because of the risks that can result from using these extreme measures to protect ourselves. Because of the risk involved it seems much too great. With th ... just the use of their arsenal alone. This is not counting the other nations supplies. This is truly extreme. Because of the large amounts of nuclear missiles, President Bush and Vladimir Putney offici ...

(3 pages) 50 2 3.0 May/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays

The Concept of Beauty What is & what is not? How important is it and how much do you owe to evolution.

concept of was important in the past and still is just as important in our society today. Also the extreme measures some individual go to, to meet the unrealistic ideals of super-model like appearanc ...

(6 pages) 143 0 3.0 Sep/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Current Issues

This essay deals with the population problem in China. It discusses the one-child policy and it effect on China in the 1970s and 1980s.

hold half of China's current population within the lifetimes of today's teenagers. One of the most extreme measures that has been taken to ensure that China's population does not get out of control i ...

(1 pages) 107 0 3.7 Nov/2003

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

This is an essay about the internment of the men at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba and the court proceedings which took place afterward

going "war on terrorism," Americans have become ridiculously paranoid to terrorist attack. We go to extreme measures to keep ourselves safe, even if it means that we are giving up some of our Constitu ...

(5 pages) 61 0 3.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Military & International Conflicts & Security

A look at what people do to bring a revolution to a sucess...talks about the french revolution and ghandhi

with their government and they want their government to change. But is it always necessary to take extreme measures in order to accomplish a big change in government? Or can a revolution happen in a ... e people took to bring those revolutions to a success.The French revolution was one event that took extreme measures in order to overthrow the government and bring liberty and justice to the French pe ...

(6 pages) 46 0 2.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History > The French Revolution

"A Rose for Emily" by William Faulkner.

cter Miss Emily, especially her inability to accept change. Throughout the story Miss Emily goes to extreme measures to protect her social status. Miss Emily lives in the past to shield herself from a ...

(4 pages) 103 0 5.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Police Brutality

etimes police put in situations thatexcessive force is needed. But, because some officers use these extrememeasures in situations when it is not, police brutality should be addressed.The use of excess ...

(2 pages) 90 2 3.3 Mar/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights

Gattaca Analysis- FilmText

uise himself as Jerome Morrow who is currently living life on wheelchair, Vincent has to go through extreme measures to pass all tests by seeking perfection. The window frame that is clearly being sho ... ails to the type of environment he is living in. Prior to this segment the director has included an extreme close up of the cross, which is located in the front mirror of the vehicle. This is also to ...

(3 pages) 104 3 4.8 Apr/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Language Studies > Writing

Analyse the main costs of inflation

was "public enemy number one." consequently the prime minister, Margaret Thatcher, adopted various extreme measures to combat inflation, which resulted in massive industrial, and political unrest, al ... d, and the institutional structure of the economy. To fully talk about the costs of inflation it is extremely important to distinguish between inflation which is anticipated and inflation that is unan ...

(15 pages) 351 1 4.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

French Revolution - reign of terror:causes and effects

e causes of the period of terror such as the downfall of the Girondins and the Sans-culottes taking extreme measures to protect their new republic. The consequences of the period of terror were appare ...

(5 pages) 21541 1 5.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History > The French Revolution

Was the First World War a 'Total war' for Britain?

opinions. Women had been trying for years before to get the rights to vote and many women had taken extreme measures to try to gain it. The Suffragette movement was a major campaign during the period ...

(8 pages) 54 2 4.8 Jan/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War I

Violence in Film

violence has become as important to film as the happy ending. Throughout time filmmakers have made extreme statements about our society and the involvement of our country in other conflicts, such as ... the reality people do not wish to accept is put before their very own eyes. It is quite often that extreme measures are taken to achieve this; violence in film. Three main categories of violent-orien ...

(10 pages) 124 0 3.0 Apr/2005

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

Nationalism: background and the big picture.

endently from a centralized point. Still another aspect of nationalism is the willingness to go to extreme measures in achieving autonomous self-rule. Revolutions, wars, ethnic tension, and other co ...

(2 pages) 58 0 2.3 Jan/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

"The Rigid Route to Awareness"

tten by Arthur Miller displays a similar journey taken by a group of religious people who go to the extreme by hanging and burning their own, who are accused of having ties with Satan. The lessons lea ...

(7 pages) 42 0 5.0 Jun/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

The Unavoidable Fate Of Oedipus The King

hindrance than a blessing since he wasn't able to alter what was in store for him regardless of the extreme measures that were taken to escape his ill fortune. The gods are relentless to these attempt ... birth, knew the unfortunate destiny of Oedipus and his family, but despite knowing this and taking extreme actions to evade it, fate as always won out in the end. Oedipus' life began rather harshly f ...

(4 pages) 22 0 0.0 Apr/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

A Soldier

d unfair struggle for equality, respect, and simply be treated like a human being. The film went to extreme measures to exhibit racism existing not only between opposite races, but also inside the bla ... e whites didn't desire," and they had to lower the standards for themselves because they were extremely limited. The opportunities in the army for a black man was limited, because whites didn't ...

(13 pages) 11 0 0.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Humanities Essays

The Civil War

o John Brown killing five supporters of slavery. These radicals caused the war because they went to extreme measures to make sure they got their way and eventually it became a war.The next important c ...

(3 pages) 138 1 3.8 Aug/2001

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History