Essays Tagged: "Fashion"

Changing Attitudes of Ferhat Abbas

was brought up and thought to believe in democracy and parliament, to look for these in a peaceful fashion and that the people have to be asked what to do with their country and not to be terrorised ... ions were rejected. Ferhat Abbas tried further to perceive his views in his peaceful and democratic fashion only to be ignored again. The best proof of his belief into the French is his speech to the ...

(7 pages) 64 0 4.9 Jan/1997

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Cogniton and Marxism

ar to American Pragmatism, especially his ideas about epistemology. He defines truth in a pragmatic fashion and explains cognition in terms of practical needs of the human being. While some of his ide ...

(3 pages) 91 0 3.6 Mar/1995

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Modern Philosophy

Dear Shakespeare

rinking and possibly taking advantage of the drunk Stephano and Trinculo. It should develop in this fashion:Caliban: I believe that I can assist you in your stay on the island.Stephano: What mean you ... great storm should form around Antonio only to die down when Prospero regains his composure. In the fashion the theme of tempests would be enhanced and also the suspense would be greatly increased bri ...

(3 pages) 30 0 5.0 Jan/1996

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

Much Ado About Nothing

ove,and deceit. Several incidents in the life of the author influenced him to write this play inthe fashion that he did. These events come from his life and the point in history in whichhe lived, thus ...

(3 pages) 171 0 4.0 Nov/1996

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

Industrial Music

Rock and roll is dead. It's a fact. During the eighties romp of technoand fashion bands, people forgot all about it. In the late eighties and earlynineties alternative music ...

(2 pages) 44 0 3.9 Dec/1996

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies


stairs with my siblings, yelling 'An-yang!!'(grandmother) all the way. She would yell in a similar fashion 'Ah! Shua- nging!' (ah, children!) Smells of old-fashioned Shanghainese cooking would assail ... d was mottled with age spots, tanned, and leathery. She started to pat my hand in the most annoying fashion, while telling me how large my feet were. I was somewhat surprised, because I had always bee ...

(3 pages) 30 0 3.0 Sep/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Being Young

y. Nevertheless, one can't buy spirits before the ageof twenty-one is achieved.Now, more than ever, fashion seem to dominate the youth'severyday. Perhaps the reason is that they feel insecure andthink ...

(2 pages) 60 0 3.2 Oct/1997

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community > Children and Youngsters

Porgy and Bess by George Gershwin, the play that became "a black musical"

st members. Neither the plot nor the music was of black origin.Musical comedies seemed to be out of fashion in the 20's due to the dismal revivals of 'Shuffle Along' and 'Blackbirds'. Black dramas wit ... 'Shuffle Along' and 'Blackbirds'. Black dramas with music, and particularly spirituals, remained in fashion. 'The Green Pastures' is the best known example of this trend. As dramas about black life to ...

(8 pages) 112 0 4.3 Dec/1996

Subjects: Art Essays > Drama

Shape and Form. Speaks of Kafka's "The Metamorphosis "

The story of The Metamorphosis is one that is very subtle and very delicate. Kafka wrote in afashion that would allow a reader to interpret the story in a way that may be different each time it ...

(5 pages) 110 0 3.4 Nov/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

The Influence of Technology In American History

humans have distinguished ourselves by our ability to thinkand survive, to reason, and to build and fashion tools that help make our life easier. Technology in thefirst 70 years of our nations history ...

(3 pages) 98 1 3.8 Jan/1997

Subjects: Science Essays > Technology

British Social History

m - Success or Failure?" Believing Chartism was successful, she parlays her opinion in a non-biased fashion posing the question of whether or not it really was successful because it did not gain in an ... o had issues with reform; these groups were localized and did not present their case in an eloquent fashion instead they used violence. Although these working class activities were isolated, I conside ...

(4 pages) 84 0 4.9 Nov/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

My essay examines the importance western society has placed on beauty and the ever changing ideals imposed upon women.

upsurge in the importance placed by Western society on physical beauty, particularly for women. The fashion, cosmetics and plastic surgery industries have thrived on 20th century preoccupation with ph ... t. This essay examines female beauty in the 20th century in terms of popular culture, in particular fashion, cinema and advertising. before exploring these areas, I intend to deal briefly with basic d ...

(11 pages) 573 8 4.6 Jan/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays

The effect of Hip Hop on Modern Culture

l, represented by such movements like impressionism and romanticism.Hip-hop culture, music, art and fashion represents another spin on the turntable. Culture did a 180 degree turn from the lushness an ... ries and onto the streets where it could be appreciated by all. Hip hop culture changed the idea of fashion from the decorative and elaborate to the simple and plain. Hip hop music has created a music ...

(8 pages) 358 1 4.5 Feb/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies


o machines; and "phreaks" who are more social, manipulating the [phone] system in a rough-and-ready fashion in order to get through to other human beings, fast, cheap, and under the table (Sterling).P ...

(5 pages) 200 2 4.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science > Computer Ethics

Dirk Van der Elst's "Culture as Given, Culture as Choice".

s that pluralities of identity are the norm, that everyone is multi-ethnic and multi-racial in some fashionEven when discussing the contemporary mainstream political debate over what constitutes 'mult ...

(2 pages) 64 0 3.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays


movie Frankenstein, I realized that Hollywood was still changing the classic novels. In their usual fashion, they changed the names of the characters to be somewhat pleasing to the audience. I guess H ...

(3 pages) 64 0 3.0 May/2003

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

Marks and Spencers.

ket or research customer trends and this left a gap which competitors quickly filled.People change. Fashions change, and to ignore this fact is silly. With the onset of the recession in the early 1990 ... needs had changed and this was reflected in their spending patterns. They main changes being1.More fashion conscious especially in younger age group2.Customers had less disposable income therefore ne ...

(11 pages) 884 3 3.6 May/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

A look into photography as a career.

s. The main types of photography are people, landscapes, buildings, products, food, events, sports, fashion, and automobiles. It's a photographer's job to manipulate the lighting and background, and t ...

(2 pages) 77 0 5.0 May/2003

Subjects: Art Essays

Hamlet and Ophelia.

gery towards a gentle and inoffensive girl whom he had once loved so ardently?II LOVE IN HONOURABLE FASHIONOphelia herself gives testimony of Hamlet's genuine love towards her:"My Lord, he hath import ... estimony of Hamlet's genuine love towards her:"My Lord, he hath importun'd mewith LoveIn honourable fashion."He has approached her many times, with tenderness and holy vows of heaven as a testimony of ...

(10 pages) 144 2 5.0 Jun/2003

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

All Dyed Out.

d streaks to spots, I have seen just about all of there is to see. Being in Europe, one of the most fashion forward and of latest trends capitol of the world, next to China, I witnessed some of the mo ...

(6 pages) 39 0 3.4 Jun/2003

Subjects: Science Essays