Essays Tagged: "Histories"

Painting in the Second Half of the Nineteenth Century

us quo, others sought change,seeing validity in new themes and new approaches. To many artists, the histories andmythologies still promoted by the academies offered no inspiration, and so they turnede ...

(6 pages) 279 2 4.4 Nov/1996

Subjects: Art Essays

The Tragedy Within The Romance (Winter's Tale)

. Within this Folio were the works of Shakespeare categorized by their genre. There were tragedies, histories, comedies, and the final four were romances. Prior to this time, romance was not a widespr ...

(2 pages) 53 0 5.0 Mar/1996

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

Sir John Falstaff's influence on Prince Hal in "I Henry IV"

Sir John Falstaff's Influence on Prince Hal in I Henry IVIn Shakespearean histories, there is always one individual who influences the major character and considerably advanc ...

(4 pages) 43 0 4.0 Aug/1996

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

The Gospels

Theocentric StudiesThe four Gospels are neither histories of the life of Christ nor biographies. They are portraits of the person and work of the lo ...

(2 pages) 159 1 4.6 Jan/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Christianity

William Shakespeare, Man of Mystery

, Hemnet, drowned.His first Folio was published in 1623. Shakespeare wrote Tragedies, Comedies, and Histories. The doomed star-crossed lovers in Romeo & Juliet is an example of his works of Traged ...

(2 pages) 76 0 3.9 Mar/2002

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

Jazz and Classical Music

on ofthe abilities needed to perform or compose these kinds of music.Let's begin with a look at the histories of the two. The music called classical, found in stores andperformed regularly by symphoni ...

(7 pages) 364 1 3.9 Nov/1996

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

Comparison of shakespear poem/sonnet to a modern day song from kmfdm (with citings and all)

that KMFDM expresses in terms as "what you hide and conceal" (1). The artists also experience their histories that were put in the deep recesses of the mind. "Every urge" (5) and "old woes new" (4) ar ...

(2 pages) 48 0 4.6 Apr/2002

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

The Unokai

In 23 years of field work, Napoleon Chagnon has observed and recorded the histories of 60 Yanomami villages. In recent years, his writings have contributed to the label of th ...

(4 pages) 77 0 4.6 Nov/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Anthropology

Global social change

other nations. As we analyze social change thought the world we have noticed a cyclical pattern of histories, both economic and political, in the countries of Spain, Holland, Britain, and the United ...

(7 pages) 174 0 3.3 Apr/1997

Subjects: Social Science Essays


sappeared from concert program, and even in his own country his name was omitted from the gazettes, histories, and biographical dictionaries. A century elapsed. Then in Germany came the rediscovery of ...

(2 pages) 79 0 4.0 Oct/2002

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

Examining classical works by authors not well known; missing data etc on their life. Can the details be considered reliable or not?

ce that may not be reliable and cannot be used in full. By looking at selected books from Tacitus' "Histories" and "The Life of Hadrian" by an unknown author, it can be seen that there is many details ... er information which may affect the reliability of the material presented.Firstly we shall look at "Histories" by Tacitus. Tacitus is an example of an author whom which we know most of the key pieces ...

(2 pages) 35 0 3.4 Nov/2002

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

The European Union, its development, the steps taken in the development, the economic details regarding the Union and Future prospects of the union

urope which was destroyed by war and to avoid new confrontations between nations that share similar histories and geography, while keeping their identity, language and culture. This vision of a new, u ...

(13 pages) 600 4 4.9 Mar/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Government > European Union

Non-Indian literature.

tion on Indians, a young reader in a library somewhere in the Midwest navigates between the rows of histories, documentaries, and narratives about this unknown and intriguing culture. But as he dives ...

(5 pages) 49 0 5.0 May/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

History of the English Language.

English LanguagePerhaps one of the best histories in time, English has evolved from various stupid dialects to a universal language in a ran ...

(2 pages) 93 0 4.3 Oct/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Language Studies

Gender and Nation - Australia (Annotated Bibliography).

Reekie, G., 'Contesting Australia: Feminism and Histories of the Nation' in Whitlock. G. & Carter, D. (eds), Images of Australia: an Introductor ... nity of nation mainly due to women not being included in the formation of the national identity and histories.I found her suggestion that nation is based on a fraternal community which would not exist ... ontribution to Australian history. The article suggests that the feminist challenges to traditional histories and identities of nation may demand a reappraisal of traditional histories of nation and c ...

(4 pages) 98 0 4.6 Oct/2003

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

An analysis of the classic "Rickshaw" by Chinese literary great Lao She.

image has been linked with particularly those who have proved especially formidable. Throughout the histories that have been written by mostly men where views as traditional as Xiangzi's have been pre ...

(20 pages) 45 0 5.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature > Authors

History of Jazz and Classical Music.

on of the abilities needed to perform or compose thesekinds of music.Let's begin with a look at the histories of the two. The musiccalled classical, found in stores and performed regularly bysymphonie ...

(6 pages) 136 0 3.8 Nov/2003

Subjects: Art Essays

Film Analysis Review of the Gangs of New York.

ged, but in 2002, Martin Scorsese's "The Gangs of New York" revealed to America some of the ugliest histories of our country. In this epic film, Leonardo DiCaprio, Daniel Day-Lewis, and Cameron Diaz s ...

(4 pages) 107 1 3.3 Nov/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Kant and MacIntyre: What determines morality?

s works, on the other hand, talk of duty and obligations based on history and roles. It is from the histories and social obligations that a person's morality is shaped. It is the mere attempt to be mo ... ls and ethics seem more compelling to me. But it is not without flaws. Everyone does have different histories, and as over said as it is - no two people are the same. I, born as a girl have different ...

(8 pages) 153 0 3.7 Jan/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Plot Overview - Wuthering Heights main plot events and character developments by Kala Harvey

house and park called Thrushcross Grange in Yorkshire, and gradually learns more and more about the histories of two local families. This is what he learns from a housekeeper, Ellen Dean, who had been ...

(7 pages) 59 0 5.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature