Essays Tagged: "highly respected"

Benedict Arnold

In the first years of the American Revolution, however, Arnold was a brilliant and dashing general, highly respected for his service to the patriot cause (see Revolution, American).Benedict Arnold was ... 1801). In the first years of the American Revolution, Arnold wasa brilliant and courageous general, highly respected for his service to the patriot cause.Benedict Arnold was born on Jan. 14, 1741, in ...

(3 pages) 67 0 4.3 Nov/1996

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

A Man for All Seasons, by Robert Bolt. On More's Moral Dilemma

is against the Catholic religion. This is why he wants Sir Thomas More's consent, because More is a highly respected Catholic, but he is such a good Catholic that he goes against divorce. In the play, ...

(5 pages) 269 5 4.5 Mar/1997

Subjects: Art Essays > Drama

Discuss Macbeth as a tragic hero - his strengths, his weaknesses, his tragic flaw and the effect of outside influences on his nature.

he first act. Like other of Shakespearean plays, the tragic hero, Macbeth, is noble, honourable and highly respected by the general public at the start of the play. Unfortunately Macbeth contributes t ...

(3 pages) 169 1 4.3 Jan/1996

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


Macbeth was a noble and highly respected figure in King Duncan's reign. He lived a brave and honest life, serving the King a ... ide your fires, Let not the light see my black and deep desires.' (Act 1 Scene 4).Macbeth's flaw is highly influenced by his wife, Lady Macbeth, who has wicked thoughts, and persuades Macbeth into man ... royed by four females - the weird sisters and Lady Macbeth. He had no control over his actions, was highly influenced by greed. The prophecies lay the foundation for evil, and Macbeth builds upon this ...

(3 pages) 55 0 4.1 Oct/1996

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


y J. Anslinger saidthat this 'evil weed' led to killings, sex crimes and insanity. How can two such highlyrespected experts have such night and day outlooks on the same thing? While Anslingerpresided ...

(3 pages) 156 5 4.5 Oct/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Drugs & Alchohol

Growing Awareness of Aboriginal Studies

breaking the law resulted in punishment according to the seriousness of the crime.Elders are still highly respected in all aboriginal communities.Special places are often referred to as sacred sites. ...

(1 pages) 50 1 2.2 Mar/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > Australian History

Based on the poem "He Is More Than A Hero" written by Sappho. Talks about the author's sexuality

dent of a city names Lesbos. She lived from 630 B.C. - 570 B.C. In the city of Lesbos, Sappho was a highly respected poet/teacher by many but mainly the females. It is said that she was constantly sur ...

(2 pages) 49 0 4.0 Mar/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Classical Studies > Greek Language & Literature

Printing and its Impact on Society

as a world without facts. Experience was what mattered most and power lied with the elders who were highly respected.There were only few with a written language. The first writings were very expensive ... nsburg, Ulm, and Nuremberg, the heart of the European networking industry. The region held many men highly experienced in working with soft metals.It was here where Johannes Gansfleisch Zur Laden Zum ...

(5 pages) 97 0 5.0 Mar/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Technology

"Mortal Law Verses Divine Law"-- In the play Antigone, there is a clear conflict between the written law made by the king, and the higher law, dictated by the religious beliefs of the time.

r a church service. There were also laws that were set by religious beliefs or moral codes and were highly respected. Breaking these laws would mean doing something like stealing, killing, or cheating ... that his law is wrong when Teiresias tells him that he is breaking the gods' laws demonstrates how highly regarded higher set of laws are. The people of Creon's time believed that everyone must have ...

(4 pages) 88 0 3.8 Apr/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Classical Studies

"Animal Farm" by George Orwell.

nagement on the farm, the animals suffered from his cruelty. Old Major, a pig who is the leader and highly respected, suggested the idea of having a revolution."He (human) sets them (the animals) to w ...

(3 pages) 51 2 3.8 May/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

What are the main themes explored in the book "To Kill A Mocking Bird" by Harper Lee This essay explores the themes of Racism and Injustice in "To Kill a Mocking Bird".

nsively during Scout's and Jem's trip to Calpurnia's church. We can see that the Negroes of Maycomb highly respected the whites. This is made obvious when Reverend Sykes announces "...We are particula ... because white people saw themselves to be better and superior, superior to whom? The race that was highly mistreated back then, the blacks. Also, the white people of Maycomb weren't willing to change ...

(3 pages) 210 1 4.4 Jun/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > "To Kill a Mockingbird" by Harper Lee

George Orwell's "Animal Farm".

epression and the ultimate irony of it.It all began with a speech from Major, a wise experience and highly respected pig on his deathbed. Only days before his death, he wanted to express his concerns ...

(3 pages) 92 2 4.3 Sep/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Antigone, A Tragic Hero In Literature.

roduce all of the characteristics of a tragic hero.First off, it is very obvious that Antigone is a highly respected character as the play title is bearing her name. She would seem to fit the part in ...

(3 pages) 142 1 4.1 Sep/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Classical Studies > Greek Language & Literature

"Women and Judaism" is about women's place in Orthodox society, and whether or not they are treated as inferiors

hat the torah (Jewish bible), and rabbinic scholars say. In the Jewish religion Rabbis opinions are highly respected, especially by the orthodox. By using various texts, this paper will show that the ... ale 94). Acording to these Rabbis wife abuse is not tolerated in Judaism. Since Rabbis opinions are highly respected by the Orthodox, wife beating is also not accepted in Orthodox Judaism.Rabbi Hirsch ...

(9 pages) 124 0 4.5 Oct/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays

John Lock, a universal thinker.

resent day United States. One very significant figure of the Enlightenment was John Locke. He was a highly respected English scholar whose ideas contributed an establishment to the foundation for the ...

(7 pages) 113 0 4.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

An essay about the Constitutional Convention of 1787

cut. These three men contributed a great deal to the Constitution that we live under today and were highly respected by the other delegates.James Madison was born on March 16, 1751 ,in Port Conway, Vi ...

(5 pages) 81 1 3.4 Nov/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Compare and Contrast between John proctor, Abigail Williams, Hester Prynne and Arthur Dimmesdale, Of Nathaniel Hawthorne's Scarlet Letter and Arthur Miller's The Crucible.

John Proctor of Arthur Miller's The Crucible, is a highly respected man in Salem. "In Proctor's presence a fool felt his foolisheness instantly....Proc ...

(8 pages) 45 0 3.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Otis Elevators

pay more and in most cases selected Otis because of its competitive advantage of having a large and highly respected service organization. They had three different product lines, Otis Hydraulics for l ... ed approximately a $1B market while service was a $2B market in North America. Otis had a number of highly competitive rivals. Westinghouse, Dover, Montgomery and Schindler are some of these competito ...

(3 pages) 83 0 5.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Discuss the narrators responsibility for conflict in "Bartleby the Scrivener"

The narrator in "Bartleby the Scrivener" is a highly respected, successful, and highly self-righteous lawyer. He has several employees who work fo ...

(1 pages) 62 0 4.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Some people think visitors to other countries should imitate local custom and behaviors. Other people disagree that the host country should welcome culture diversity. To what extend do you agree?

tures as they may cause annoyance to them. In my opinion, I insist that the local customs should be highly respected in many occasions but not necessarily be followed blindly.The primary concern is gi ...

(2 pages) 35 0 3.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues