Essays Tagged: "immaturity"

"They did it to Themselves". Romeo and Juliet

from a couple of thirteen year olds who insist that they are in love?The first instance of Romeo's immaturity occurs when he first encounters the lovely Juliet. He know that the party is hosted by th ... er? They are children who have crushes and plenty of melodrama to enhance it.Romeo demonstrates his immaturity again when he slays the Capulet, Tybalt. Being an idealist, he does not think about the c ...

(3 pages) 43 0 4.1 Dec/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Shakespeare > Romeo & Juliet

Huckleberry Finn's Struggle With Conscience

She said it was a mean practice and wasn't clean, and I must not try to do it any more" (4). Huck's immaturity shows in his reaction to her rule. He felt that she was "finding a power of fault in me f ... uck's standpoint, "Miss Watson she kept on pecking at me, and it got tiresome lonesome" (5). Huck's immaturity is obvious as he expresses his dislike of how Miss Watson wanted him to sit up straight a ...

(3 pages) 99 0 3.7 Feb/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors > Mark Twain

Arthur Miller's "The Crucible".

ets to her personality, as do all the characters in Authur Miller's The Crucible. Her selfiishness, immaturity, and tendancy to spin yarns are all important traits. The traits are all shown during her ... ning to beat her if she doesn't wake out of the trance. Another one of her traits is immaturity. She has an obsessive puppy love for John Proctor, which equals in intensity her hatred f ...

(2 pages) 55 1 4.7 Apr/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Drama

John Knowle's "A Separate Peace".

ly understands the boys' separate peace. His ultimate healing represent the pathway from adolescent immaturity to adult understanding. John Knowles gives the reader clues and information to help the r ... in him permanently unable to play sports. Knowles uses Phineas as a representation of the light and immaturity of summer. Once Finny is injured, all of this changes. Gene is also haunted by the guilt ...

(2 pages) 41 0 5.0 May/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

What is Enlightment?

According to Kant Enlightenment is a man's emergence from his self-incurred immaturity. Immaturity is the inability to use one's own understanding without the guidance of anoth ... o as highly dangerous. Thus it is difficult for each separate individual to work his way out of the immaturity which has become almost second nature to him. He has even grown fond of it and is really ... cal instruments for rational use of his natural endowments, are the ball and chain of his permanent immaturity. And if anyone did throw them off, he would still be uncertain about jumping over even th ...

(2 pages) 41 0 3.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

What It Means To Say Phoenix, Arizona : Setting

n. The Indians on the reservation threat him as an outside because of his off the wall actions. His immaturity and his story telling seem to annoy other Indians. These people on the reservation have m ...

(1 pages) 71 0 3.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Explain how the actor playing Malvolio in Shakespeares 'Twelfth Night' should show his reactions in Act 2 Scene 3 and Act 4 Scene 2, giving reasons

o should have his voice raised and his eyebrows high up, giving an impression of disbelief at their immaturity and disregard for the other members of the household. He would use this heightened state ...

(4 pages) 44 0 4.9 Apr/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Drama

Effects of Child Abuse

was unknown to the child.The psychological characteristics of the children victims of sexual abuse (immaturity, submission to the authority of the adult, gullibility, lack of life experience and sexua ...

(10 pages) 289 0 5.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Huck Finn Essay (96%) AP ESSAY

novel starts out with Huck, a teenager who is very carefree and happy-go-lucky. Huck shows signs of immaturity, for example, he does not want to be civilized, so he wants to be with his father even th ...

(2 pages) 31 0 4.0 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors > Mark Twain

"The Heart Has Its Reasons - And the Endocrines Have Theirs"

xists mostly on a hormonal level, as she repeats that she does not really love him (106 - 108). The immaturity of their relationship is underscored by how she "write[s] his name over and over on every ...

(2 pages) 22 0 3.5 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

What is Enlightenment according to Immanuel Kant

ttain enlightenment, individuals and society must educate their reasoning, and free themselves from immaturity. This freedom is the "public use of one's reason in all matters, " which can independentl ...

(2 pages) 175 0 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Modern Philosophy

"Secrets to Building a strong relationship" This is brilliant and deeply true.......hope it goes a long way.

close one eye."Before you get involved and make a commitment to someone, don'tlet lust,desperation, immaturity, ignorance, pressure from others or alow-self esteem make you blind to warning signs.Keep ...

(2 pages) 42 3 3.9 May/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

Theme analysis from Atwood's short story "Bluebeard's Egg"

husband out of love and pity. This is Sally's perception of the truth. On the other hand we see her immaturity in her diction ("heart-men" "fix their hearts", "looked like a giant-fig") which shows he ...

(3 pages) 23 0 0.0 Sep/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

The negative effect of films on daily life

for people, especially the youths.Films make some negative effects on children. Because of their immaturity, what children obtain from films is nothing but obssesion from horror films. Futhermore, ...

(1 pages) 22 0 3.0 Oct/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies > The Media

An essay which responds to the question of peer pressure. It is written in the first person and should not be used outside of lit 1001

oryAMIR 1001February 15, 2005 I never really cared about what people thought. My confidence, immaturity, and ignorance kept me blind to what others thought of me. This quickly changed, as I got ...

(1 pages) 357 0 3.0 Jul/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

"Catcher in the Rye" book report

his poor academics which are brought on by his depression. Manic depression, compulsive lying, and immaturity throughout the novel characterize Holden.Holden's depression centers on Allie. The manner ... presses these feelings to the reader while he is talking to Stradlater about Jane. The jealousy and immaturity of Holden leads them into a fight. He is also immature in the fact of relationships that ...

(2 pages) 18 0 3.0 Apr/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

"Romeo and Juliet" by William Shakespeare: A letter from Juliet after her death.

a secret, but should have embraced it. Everyone tried to help us; the nurse, Friar Lawrence but our immaturity got the best of us. It was my fault for drinking the potion and deceiving everyone into b ...

(1 pages) 314 0 3.0 Jun/2006

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

The disillusioning stage between childhood and adulthood: "Catcher in the Rye" by J.D. Salinger

e other hand, throughout Holden's evolution, his character consistently shows unmistakable signs of immaturity.Holden lives in a world full of "phonies" as he perceives it. Phonies are the people that ... tant, immatureness and phoniness. Unfortunately, these traits also led to his emotional demise. His immaturity and consequential overestimation of his capabilities lead him to fail at numerous tasks h ...

(11 pages) 45 0 0.0 Jun/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Dramatic Structure in "Romeo and Juliet" - Essay about foil characters in "Romeo and Juliet"

you see when Rosaline is compared to Juliet is that Juliet is extremely immature. To prove Juliet's immaturity is when she is talking about not marring if she can't be married to Romeo. This is an imm ...

(2 pages) 4063 0 0.0 Jun/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Shakespeare > Romeo & Juliet

"The Great Gatsby" by F.Scott Fitzgerald - Daisy is an empty, shallow, Fairy-tale princess who never grows up. We were told to make sure that correct essay structure was met.

Daisy is as she only focuses on the outward rather than the inward. Furthermore we can see Daisy's immaturity as she rekindles her past love with Gatsby even though she has no intention of ever leavi ...

(2 pages) 23 0 2.4 Sep/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > "The Great Gatsby" by F. Scott Fitzgerald