Essays Tagged: "human consciousness"

Aicardi Syndrome: a rare yet intimidating X-linked genetic disorder.

of all times. Both the two World Wars have encouraged and forced medical students to look into the human body with more depth and detail. As the world became fascinated with the explicit structure of ... ent of cancer, to coding of the DNA, doctors seem to be able to remedy anything. Yet, a part of the human body remains as an unsolved puzzle to the scientists of today. The human brain is a highly del ...

(12 pages) 60 0 3.0 May/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Diseases

Properties of Matter.

led upon to back the assertion that the universe is onecontinuous, interconnected whole of which human consciousness is a part, thus allowing the mind to control reality. While generally applied to ...

(3 pages) 41 0 4.3 Jan/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Physics

'Ted Hughes Represents Animals as Alien and Opposed to the Civilised Human Consciousness.' Is this an Accurate Representation of the Poems that you have studied?

Saying Hughes represents animals as alien and opposed to the civilised human consciousness is not a satisfactory answer or complete analysis of the seventeen poems that ha ... a generalisation. It is true that most of the poems do have animals represented as opposed to this human outlook in that the animals are shown to display cannibalism, extreme brutality, no remorse, a ... as in The Hen, the repeated killing of weak hens by the stronger. Though some portray animals with human qualities like a jaguar yearning to be back, with its freedom, in the 'wilderness' that was on ...

(9 pages) 60 3 3.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

Development of Art Throughout History

rt. Amazing changes began to take place and the sculptures serve as markers for an awakening of the human consciousness as we can see in later pieces. The naturalism of the sculptures seem to increase ... t Mark), for the first time since classical antiquity and in striking contrast to medieval art, the human body is rendered as a self-activating, functional organism, and the human personality is shown ...

(7 pages) 219 0 4.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Design Arts

The significance of the 'Three Metamorphoses' in Nietzsche's 'Thus Spake Zarathustra'.

hild." (p.54)These metaphors describe the different potentialities in the transformation of the human consciousness, arriving at a state of well being. In this essay I will explain what, according ... rovided in the figure of the Ultimate Man. The Ultimate Man represents the final degradation of the human being, the "most contemptible man." (p.45). The Ultimate Man feels he has reached the goal of ...

(13 pages) 112 0 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Modern Philosophy

'The Physical Impossibility of Death in the Mind of Someone Living' 1991 Damien Hirst .Britain Critical Study

is a modern work exploring the processes of life and death ;the ironies, deceits and desires of the human race. The infamous piece can be grouped into glass tank pieces. The shark is a metaphor for mo ... jaws; jaws of death stopped in motion. Although the shark is an animal rather than a someone it is human death that the title refers to .It symbolises the end of human consciousness ,feelings and sen ...

(2 pages) 27 0 0.0 Jul/2005

Subjects: Art Essays

Plato's theory of ideas-the history of philosophy.

Author's introductionary remark:Still innocent and so naive, the common human consciousness slowly began to raise itself, giving birth thereat to great men, who will foreve ... e is: youth, lack of experience, lack of knowledge, but what is theirs?Conclusion: The young common human consciousness created a genius, but a young one, such as itself. Youth as such carries with it ... ther hand, a question arises: what is that which is true and not subject to decay in the being of a human. It is certainly not the body. It is the soul. The soul, as the thinking part of human's being ...

(11 pages) 79 0 4.3 Sep/2005

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Contemporary Philosophy

Behaviorism, Criminology

ican psychologist John B. Watson. He claimed that psychology wasn't concerned with the mind or with human consciousness. Rather, psychology would be concerned solely with behaviour. Therefore humans c ... the dog's to associate the bell with food. Pavlov believed, as Watson was later to emphasise, that humans react to stimuli in the same way.Today we associate behaviourism with the name of B.F. Skinne ...

(9 pages) 218 0 5.0 Feb/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Briefly discuss about interior monologue in "Mrs. Dalloway" by Virginia woolf.

breakdown, abnormal self-conscious and on the edge of insanity. To the novelists of the new school human consciousness is a chaotic weather of sensations and impressions; it is fleeting, trivial and ...

(1 pages) 24 0 0.0 Oct/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Analysis of Hamlet's Second Soliloquy and its Comparison with the Final Soliloquy

olute truth of life and love into words. Probably, the talent to perfectly visualize and define the human consciousness and nature through words made him the artist of all times. Further, many of his ... nest of Shakespeare's tragedy. It involves murder, revenge, insanity and its thesis clearly reveals human nature and the cruel reality that everybody has to face in their lives. It has a typical plot ...

(7 pages) 54 0 5.0 Dec/2006

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

Aboriginal Society Pre Settlement

arly anthropologists saw Aboriginal religion as the simplest least developed most infantile form of human consciousness (Charlesworth, 1989:1). Aboriginal myths and rites were placed into the category ...

(6 pages) 6 0 0.0 May/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

How the Irish Saved Civilization

ved Civilization. Saint Augustine for his literary work and teachings, " For Augustine is the first human being to say "I" and to mean what we mean today." Saint Patrick for his ideas, " Patrick is be ... nd to mean what we mean today." Saint Patrick for his ideas, " Patrick is beyond dispute: the first human being in the history of the world to speak out unequivocally against slavery." Augustine was t ...

(1 pages) 1104 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

Mom: The Constant Good in My Life

ryone including God. Perhaps it is the correlation of death with pain or the unknown that is in the human consciousness of an African American mom that let you know that your mother has the power to k ... lt with are varied and diverse between the Caucasian Mother and the African one. The concept of how human mortality is dealt with is dependent upon one's society or culture in their home. For me it is ...

(3 pages) 23 0 5.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

Griswold's concept of "Culture" from a sociological viewpoint

Griswold explored the concept of "culture" through two different perspectives, namely through the humanities and anthropology's viewpoint. With reference to different philosopher's interpretation of ... the same reflection model, the essence of the two is opposites. Under Marx's view, everything, even human consciousness, starts from and has the history as a product of human labor (homo faber). Cultu ...

(2 pages) 21 0 3.0 Oct/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

B.F. Skinner

o school, and went to Harvard to study psychology, since he had always enjoyed observing animal and human behavior. For the most part, the psychology department there was immersed in introspective psy ... n, an American psychologist. Watson claimed that psychology was not concerned with the mind or with human consciousness. Instead, psychology would be concerned only with behavior. In this way, people ...

(7 pages) 124 0 4.2 Nov/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Psychological Theories & Authors

Is greater life expectancy always desirable?

he longer the life expectancy of a nation; the better that nation. All these show that it is in the human consciousness to want to live for a long period of time. The question now is whether this is a ... 6." Population and Development Review, Vol. 28, No. 1, pp. 59-76.Wilmoth, J.R. 1998. "The future of human longevity: A demographer's perspective." Science, No. 280, pp. 395-97.

(3 pages) 3397 0 0.0 Jan/2010

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics > Development Studies

psychology

ve research studies to promote and test hypothesis and put forward theories and models that explain human behavior.( http://www.helium.com/item/-history of psychology)Identify the major schools of tho ... use of introspection in experiments with the hopes of devising a periodic table of the elements of human consciousness, much like the periodic table developed by chemists. Because of his interest in ...

(3 pages) 0 0 0.0 Mar/2013

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology