Essays Tagged: "great lengths"

Appearances, an universal concern

es, and stretches from the past to the present. Throughout history, both men and women have gone to great lengths to become more attractive. In all parts of the world, people take many different measu ... ly used to attract females as well.Although it is true that a subgroup of all peoples have expended great sums of money and energy to put themselves through a great deal of usually self-imposed tribul ...

(4 pages) 66 0 3.0 Jul/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Computer Crimes Speech

ve that for the vast majority of people it's merely the thrill of the 'hunt' at pushes them to such great lengths. Many employees that work in large corporations feel that they don't get paid as much ...

(3 pages) 111 0 3.3 Mar/1997

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science

Little girls in pretty boxes by Joan Ryan

teenage girls. Females in general usually have a poor body image. Even very young girls will go to great lengths to feel better about how they look.Problems with anorexia and bulimia are even more pr ...

(2 pages) 95 0 4.9 May/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays


o waselected. This year's presidential candidates were all millionaires, but they have gone togreat lengths to present themselves as ordinary citizens. Bill Clinton eats at Mc Donald'sand rea ...

(2 pages) 60 0 1.7 Jan/1997

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

The Blitzkrieg and the Invasion of Poland... This is a study of the events leading up to the German invasion of Poland and the influence of Guderian and the Blitzkrieg on the outcome.

as a pivotal time in European military history. The nazi government under Adolph Hitler had gone to great lengths to fund and revolutionize the German armed forces, particularly with the Luftwatte and ... General Staff Duty. In his book, Panzer Leader, Guderian wrote, "The English and French had had far greater experience in this field (tank forces) and had written much more about it. I got hold of the ...

(10 pages) 156 1 4.2 Dec/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

Lincoln and the Civil War This essay is an account of Lincoln's venerable actions during the Civil War with citations to sources.

e was able to justify the deaths of so many, as retribution for the sin of slavery. Lincoln went to great lengths to preserve the Union, even at the cost of certain civil liberties. Undoubtedly, his a ... all the slaves, I would do it."(Ashland). After the summer of 1862, the war's cost in life was too great to defend as a fight for simply union (Blum). Despite the risk of losing support from Unionist ...

(2 pages) 89 0 2.5 Mar/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Discussion on the Secularism of Turkey in it's politics, culture and international relations.

, 99.8% of which are Muslim. Unlike its Islamic-state neighbors, the Republic of Turkey has gone to great lengths to secularize, and it has felt the ramifications in its culture, political agenda and ... ic was created, legal reform regarding women was introduced. Their legal position and social status greatly improved. The civil code of 1926 gave women unmatched legal rights, and in 1934 they receive ...

(14 pages) 238 1 4.3 Apr/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > Middle Eastern History

Research essay about the sociology and psychology of american beauty culture.

and it permeates throughout history and in all parts of the world. Both men and women have gone to great lengths to beautify themselves and be seen as attractive. Although the desire to be beautiful ... ut newer societal problems have also been added. Agents of socialization and our peer groups have a great impact on the ideology of beauty. Women are now starting to worry about their attractiveness a ...

(11 pages) 513 1 2.2 Jun/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

Review on Babe - directed by Chris Noonan

that is a heart-warming story by the director, Chris Noonan. It is about an ordinary pig that goes great lengths to find acceptance in life. The fantasy film follows the tale of Babe, a pig who defie ... s to be a rooster, Fly a sheepdog, who raises Babe as one of her own and Maa a shepp, who is Babe's greatest freind. All the animals grow to accept Babe and he loves them back.The annual sheepdog tria ...

(1 pages) 26 0 3.0 Jun/2003

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

This is an analysis on a short story called "The First Seven Years".

Going to Great Lengths for Love"The First Seven Years" AnalysisIn William Shakespeare's "Romeo and Juliet" th ... irst Seven Years" AnalysisIn William Shakespeare's "Romeo and Juliet" the two main characters go to great lengths for love. The main characters reject their parents strong disapproval for their relati ... ymbolizes the frustration that Sobel feels, being unable to prove his love for Mariam.Malamud gives great detail to the setting to establish Sobel's poverty, making him unsuitable for Mariam in the ey ...

(3 pages) 40 0 0.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

"Warriors Don't Cry".

uld go this far to bring justice to a Little Rock girl like me, but sad that they had to go to such great lengths. Yes, this is the United States, I thought to myself. There is a reason why I salute t ... comparing segregation in the past to segregation presently. Ultimately concluding that segregation greatly impacts the lives of people in negative ways and though a struggle was made to correct this, ...

(9 pages) 92 0 4.1 Nov/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > African Studies - History

Canterbury tales- The wife of bath.

purposes and for sexual pleasure. The Wife of Bath is proud of her lifestyle and will go to great lengths to defend it. She claims biblical support for her views on marriage. She conveniently ...

(1 pages) 29 0 0.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Compare and Contrast: Grateful Dead vs. Phish

and anything is possible at any particular show. The fans, not wanting to miss anything, will go to great lengths to attend as many shows as possible, following the band around the country on extended ...

(2 pages) 56 0 4.5 Dec/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

Why we should not legalize performance enhancing drugs in sports.

want to succeed they have to take drugs too. Athletes are very driven individuals, who would go to great lengths to achieve their goals. The chance of a gold medal in two years time may out-weigh the ...

(2 pages) 59 0 4.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports


illions of Americans are afflicted with phobias or panic disorder. To escape their fear, they go to great lengths to avoid the object, place, or situation that provokes it. They change jobs simply to ...

(3 pages) 64 0 4.7 Mar/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Marie-Sophie Germain

engrossed in a geometric problem to take notice of his situation. Germain immediately dove into the great mathematical works, teaching herself the basics of number theory and calculus. Unfortunately, ... that it was not acceptable for her to indulge her fascination with mathematics. Her parents went to great lengths to keep her from her studies, withholding candles, warmth and even clothes in order to ...

(2 pages) 36 0 2.5 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Biographies

Serial Killers

f victims were made from 3,500 to 5,000 deaths a year. This will sooner or later scar the public to great lengths. From looking at evidence, it was noted that a usual serial killer would take six live ... ctims to death. This gives a serial killer dominance and power over others. This is their source of greatest pleasure.Predictions have been attempted but a number of problems exist within the aspect o ...

(4 pages) 64 0 5.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays

This Essay examines American and African body modifications and how we view other cultures

y Modifications Pertaining to CultureThroughout history people in nearly every culture have gone to great lengths to decorate or alter the bodies they were born with. From body painting to piercing to ...

(14 pages) 120 0 4.6 Jun/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Business Ethics Paper with titled "Monitoring Business Ethics in the US Pharmaceutical Industry". Essay analyzes industry using utilitarian theory.

continues to prosper, it chooses to ignore its ethical responsibility of curing people, by going to great lengths to impose higher prices on its products, as well as lobbying for stricter regulations ...

(3 pages) 209 0 3.6 Jul/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Anarchism vs. Capitalism

ngest and bloodiest campaigns against Anarchism ever known the United States Government has gone to great lengths to discredit the Anarchist movement and paint its people as bomb hurling sociopathic r ... y, 7 days a week for 20 years. Or it could have been wealth passed down through a family ever since great grand-dad made it by kidnapping people from Africa and selling them in America. That is the mo ...

(6 pages) 35 0 0.0 Jun/2005

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Government