Essays Tagged: "Human anatomy"

Ancient Greek Paintings

, Italy. The figures in the Paestum frescoes show skillful drawing and a developed understanding of human anatomy. The artist has drawn eyes in profile, instead of frontally, and included elements of ...

(5 pages) 111 0 4.6 Apr/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Works of Art

Criteria for speech

situations, especially if there are any emergencies. Also because he has basic common knowledge of human anatomy so he can treat and cure illness or injury. Sofia Gonzales is a young registered nurse ...

(2 pages) 36 0 2.8 Jul/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Performing Arts

The legacy of the renaissance

a) finished in 1506, but he also worked on designs for weapons and sculpted as well as the study of human anatomy. Leonardo Da Vinci died on May 2nd 1519. And it is said that King Francis was at his s ... Church and new religion. The idea was good but the men who lead this reform were not fit be called human. If you look at the methods they choose to enforce their ideals of religious reformation you w ...

(6 pages) 129 1 4.8 Aug/2004

Subjects: Art Essays

Teen Sexual Rights

ecting themselves from sexually transmitted diseases. Teens do not even have basic understanding of human anatomy and how and when a woman can get pregnant. The result is that young people continue to ... inence. Abstinence-only education programs state that abstinence until marriage is the standard for human sexual behavior and warn students of the psychological and physical harms that may accompany p ...

(6 pages) 115 1 4.0 Nov/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Persuasive Writing

Video Games and Their Affects

hics, realism, interactivity and level of violence with amplification of gore and mutilation of the human anatomy, allowing players to participate in violent action without any physical consequences. ...

(3 pages) 132 2 3.4 May/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

Byzantine Art: The Transfiguration of Christ Mosaic in Saint Catherine's Monastery

stian art took a much more stylized approach to the depiction of man, with a neglected attention to human anatomy. The subject matter of much of the art turned from secular to religious; Christianity ...

(6 pages) 101 0 5.0 Apr/2006

Subjects: Art Essays > Works of Art

Cortical Bone

rers were handed over to anatomists to dissect. However, once the utter importance of understanding human anatomy for surgeons was realized large-scale exhumation or "body-snatching" became common pra ... ike woven bone created when a bone fracture begins to heal. After two or three years, woven bone in humans is replaced by lamellar bone. Lamellar bone is composed of layers of fibers running predomina ...

(17 pages) 50 0 5.0 Feb/2007

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

Andreas Vesalius - Father of Modern Anatomy

Andreas Vesalius was born during the Renaissance – an era renowned for its emphasis of humanism and resurrection of classical texts. During this time period, classical texts were used in ... f anatomy by focusing primarily on empirical evidence in researching the physical world; created De Humani Corporis Fabrica, a monumental text which corrected the previous understandings and concepts ...

(5 pages) 29 0 5.0 Mar/2007

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

That marijuana should not be legalised.

allowed. The arguments to be presented are that marijuana has a complete detrimental effect on the human anatomy and that its legalization would create a greater amount of new drug users. The opposin ... of nerve cells which regulate motivation and movement. The heart the most predominant, area of the human body is affected immensely by the use of marijuana. The risk of a heart attack quadruples in t ...

(3 pages) 56 1 2.1 May/2007

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

Leonardo Da Vinci: Biography

y one of these places form creating master art pieces to flying machines or making break through in human anatomy; Leonardo never ceased to amaze.Although Leonardo conquered all of the subjects that h ...

(4 pages) 28 0 4.0 May/2007

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Most important discoveries; Herophilus' impact on medicine and science

erophilus was the first person in history to attain a highly accurate and detailed knowledge of the human anatomy. He did so through careful dissection of human corpses at a time when other "physician ... and actually vivisected the living-though only condemned criminals-as a means of learning about the human body when it was fully functioning rather than after death. Experimentation was sanctioned on ...

(6 pages) 26 0 0.0 Sep/2007

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

Bodies: The Exhibition

I saw for myself was the most graphic and scary, but in a weird way, the most beautiful display of human anatomy. What I experienced that afternoon totally blew my mind. It was not long after I arriv ... ."Bodies…. The Exhibition," at the South Street Seaport featured the preserved remains of 22 humans and many other specimens, including a set of conjoined fetuses, an example of male genitalia ...

(4 pages) 12 0 4.0 Sep/2007

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Diseases

Ancient Civilizations

he belief in afterlife and mummification came, which led to technological advances in chemistry and human anatomy. The Indus river valley civilization had a great abundance of metal, more than both Me ...

(2 pages) 36 0 5.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

Greek Sculpture

In the Geometric period we also see the beginning of artists focusing on reproducing details of the human anatomy. In the sculpture of the Hero and the centaur this is seen through the artists creatio ... eriods of Greek sculpture, but it is important to note that this special attention to detail of the human specimen began in the Geometric age.The Archaic period is the next period in Ancient Greek art ...

(5 pages) 93 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Art Essays > Works of Art

Analysis of Meditation IV by John Donne

ld is nothing in comparison to man and is not as complex. Donne’s numerous comparisons between human anatomy and nature shows how man’s complexity overcomes the world and is therefore consid ... lls to justify his complexity over the world. This analogy is used to show just how closely related humans are to nature, yet still closer in comparison and controlled by God. God is the puppet master ...

(5 pages) 20 0 0.0 Apr/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Classical Studies

The Digestive System

of Anatomy (10th ed). Retrieved May 3, 2008, from www.emory.edu/ANATOMY/AnatomyManual/pharynx.html Human Anatomy Online (n.d.), Retrieved May 2, 2008, from http://www.innerbody.com/image/digeov.html ...

(3 pages) 66 0 0.0 May/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology > Human Biology

Leonardo da Vinci

nerally represent their sitters in an interior atmosphere.Leonardo also made drawings detailing the human anatomy which, to this day, is still posted in classrooms. One of these replicas was in my hea ... the research for this paper. I am glad to have learned what I have learned.Works CitedLandmarks in Humanities. Gloria K. Fiero. Page 204“Mona Lisa. (Work overview).” The New Dictionary of C ...

(1 pages) 7 0 0.0 Dec/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Classical Philosophy

History Of Birth Control

trol issues have helped shape our society and other societies around the world. It is important for humanity to examine the history behind various birth control methods to truly appreciate our moderni ... our modernization today. From ancient Egypt to modern America, people have attempted to control the human reproductive process. With all the trials and tribulations conducted on birth control methods, ...

(7 pages) 1853 0 0.0 Jan/2009

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Drugs