Essays Tagged: "Homo"

Peter Høeg analyse af to fortællinger fra "Fortællinger om Natten"

der sod anklaget for at have krænket den offentlige blufærdighed på prent-. og i homoseksuelpraksis, -ved sin pronogarfiske fremstilling af kærlighed og erotik. På grund ... d sin far som hovedperson. Skolen henvendte sig til Ignatio, fordi Hektor havde afvist en kammerats homoseksuelle tilnærmelser ved at slå to tænder ud på ham og hænge ham ...

(13 pages) 45 0 4.3 Jan/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

"Homo Suburbiensis" by Bruce Dawe.

Introduction: "Homo Suburbiensis" is as much a poem about the human condition, as it is a record of one man's escap ... bout the human condition, as it is a record of one man's escape from the demands of his existence. "Homo Suburbiensis" uses one man's escape from his demands to represent our universal need to contemp ... s and thoughts."The man" in the poem is not just a one individual. Dawe suggests this in his title "Homo Suburbiensis". He has classified that man as an example of a whole (invented) species, as "Homo ...

(3 pages) 84 3 5.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature > Poetry

The Halifax Explosion.

d "the day the war came home."There are a number of applicable areas of interaction. As a result of Homo Fabor, or the creation by man, one of the ships, The Mont Blanc contained 3000 tons of deadly e ...

(4 pages) 15 0 4.3 Mar/2004

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

Brain Conquered Brawn in Early Humans

they can bite and grind the toughest foods."We're not suggesting this mutation alone defines us as Homo sapiens," said Hansell Stedman of the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine. "But evolu ... termine when the jaws of human ancestors started looking smaller compared to more apelike creatures.Homo habilis was the earliest known species to start showing skull and jaw differences from its more ...

(4 pages) 43 0 4.0 May/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Anthropology


utsider voice into an insider voice..." I doing so, Wordsworth takes on both a hetero-diegetic and homo-diegetic point of view. In the first two stanzas Wordsworth emerges as an outsider voice obser ...

(1 pages) 32 0 4.0 May/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Drama

CHILDREN OF THE DUST by Louise Lawrence Discuss reasons how the novel's ending could be viewed as both optimistic and pessimistic. Must be 600 or more words

oactive fallout. Point four; The Author may be suggesting that radioactive war is needed to create 'homo superior'.Life is sustained approximately forty years after the radioactive fall out in Great B ... d before the radioactive fallout.The Author may be suggesting that nuclear war is needed to create 'homo superior'.Louise Lawrence may be suggesting that to create a different race a nuclear war must ...

(2 pages) 19 0 5.0 Jun/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

The homo- / heterosexual distinction is an inherently anxious and unstable structure of knowledge." Discuss this proposal with reference to the notion of the closet.

The homosexual and heterosexual distinction is indeed an unstable structure of knowledge. This instabili ... ality--its invisibility and tendency towards secrecy in the form of the closet. Heterosexuality and homosexuality is inevitably intertwined with each other. One cannot exist without the other. Heteros ... ly intertwined with each other. One cannot exist without the other. Heterosexuality is dependent on homosexuality, as the marginalized other, in order to establish itself as the norm. Without homosexu ...

(5 pages) 48 1 3.0 Apr/2005

Subjects: Art Essays

Historical Lens of "A Canticle For leibowitz"

e has on humanity are outlined and developed throughout the three separate parts of the novel: Fiat Homo, Fiat Lux and Fiat Voluntas TuaThe novel is set during a post-holocaust America where scraps of ... st memorable feature of the books is the delightful portrait of the feckless brother Francis. "Fiat Homo" is clearly the strongest part of the work, which suffers to some degree as a novel from the ve ...

(4 pages) 13 0 3.7 Sep/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Debate on Single Origin Vs. Multi-regional Origin Theories

egional hypothesis which showed a model for the modern human origin through matched transition from Homo erectus to modern Homo sapiens with links among these populations through gene studies. Because ... riation between the contemporary human races is attributable to genetic inheritance from either the Homo sapiens subspecies, or even other hominid species, that were dispersed geographically throughou ...

(3 pages) 24 0 3.0 Nov/2006

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

Homophobia is a Social Disease

t here today to debate the meaning of the word ‘gay’. What I am here to talk about is why homophobia is a social disease.As I just showed you, sometimes we use homosexuality as an insult wit ... we are saying. It is incredible just how frequently you will hear one kid call another kid a ‘homo’ on the playground. Well guess what? We are all homos! Biologically, humans are classified ...

(3 pages) 95 6 4.3 Aug/2007

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Human Rights


own hole. My friend's boyfriend thought he was a pimp and a badass comedian. Also this guy was very homophobic because almost all the jokes he said were about homo's. The boyfriend wanted to sound coo ...

(2 pages) 317 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology


Culture is essential to human survival, us as homo sapiens rely on culture to pass learned knowledge on from one another, and from one generation ...

(6 pages) 53 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

‘Salome is a virtually unstageable piece, dated

illustrations (Moreau and Beardsley among others), a slow-motion drama (Steven Berkoff) and even a homo-erotic fantasy (Lindsay Kemp). Obviously therefore it is not entirely unstageable, and must hav ...

(9 pages) 901 0 5.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

The Triumph Of Homosapiens

The Triumph of Homo sapiens Man has been on this earth for a relatively short time compared to how long the earth h ... . In this short time, humans have changed the face of the planet irreparably. What caused the first Homo sapiens to change the environment to suit their needs rather than vise versa? The ability to co ... The effects on the physical appearance of the body could be detrimental to our continued existence.Homo sapiens are the first species to develop and implement complex culture. Through the use of tool ...

(2 pages) 361 0 1.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

Does A Society Make Us Human?

n an anatomical level, an animal must have the physical and biological make up belonging to that of Homo sapiens to be called a human. At this point, this information would conclusively prove our gene ... s "humans"? The question of "does a society make us human" must be specified if one can analyze how Homo sapiens conduct without society. No one can tell if we as humans have tampered with our true wa ...

(4 pages) 21 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

The Difference Between Humans And Animals

Differences Between Australopithecus Afarensis and Homo Sapiens Sapiens (modern) The Australopithecus Afarensis was dated back 3.9-3 mya. The character ... similar to humans. The Australopithecus Afarensis was first located in Ethiopia, in 1974.The modern Homo Sapiens Sapiens date back 120, 000 years ago and to this present day. The brain size is about 1 ... hin is prominent, and the skeleton is very gracile. The face, jaw and teeth are more robust. Modern Homo Sapiens started to use a variety of tools, materials, and wore clothing. Musical instruments, a ...

(1 pages) 651 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

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ug06: u wanna fuck wit are crew pnjbithug06: n we seriously take care of u KaliWaKer33: ur a fuckin homo ass arab pnjbithug06: u know all those black kids in ur school? pnjbithug06: kelvin? KaliWaKer3 ...

(7 pages) 464 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

Africa and Multi-Regional

es in the anthropology world is how did humans get to where they are in the world. The evolution of Homo sapiens extends to not only anthropologists but everyone else in the world as well. There have ... nes. The next main question was how exactly did a 3.2 million year old hominoid first of all become Homo sapiens and how in the world did they end up so far away from their place of origin. It is a qu ...

(16 pages) 31 0 5.0 Jul/2009

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Anthropology

Persuasive Essay: Evolution

ow know how we looked millions of years ago and how we gradually developed to the modern human, the Homo Sapiens. These finds support the theory of evolution, because this is exactly what it states. A ...

(3 pages) 48 0 5.0 Dec/2009

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology > Charles Darwin

Braindance: New Discoveries about Human Origins and Brain Evolution (Revised and Updated) by Dean Falk

t would allow for proper cooling of a large, heat-generating organ, such as the brain of the modern Homo sapien. Thus, the variation and natural selection that has occurred in Australopithecus and spe ... on and natural selection that has occurred in Australopithecus and specimens belonging to the genus Homo has allowed for a bigger brain because it could be properly cooled.In her research, Dean Falk r ...

(8 pages) 22 0 0.0 Mar/2010

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Anthropology