Essays Tagged: "immediacy"

Christmas Carol

h of the shopping mall. The contrast between that inner warmth and the outer cold tugged at me with immediacy I had not quite expected. I was glad Mickey had insisted that I wear an old scarf, and ext ...

(4 pages) 54 0 4.0 Mar/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

SITUATION COMEDY: CHARACTERS, STEREOTYPING and IDEOLOGIES - a 400-word hand-out for Popular Television module seminar.

have limited number of characters and are filmed in cheap sets. Normally 30 minutes long, therefore immediacy becomes imperative.However, sitcoms cannot function without stereotypes , though they are ...

(2 pages) 76 0 4.6 Mar/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

Sociological essay on brushing teeth.

outine process of acquiring knowledge. A sociologist is some one who is able to break free from the immediacy of personal circumstances and put things into a wider context. Sociologists view the world ...

(4 pages) 81 2 5.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Digital Cinema & CGI - Virtual Cinematography surrounding the theme of Spatiality using Visual and Participant observation (An Ethnographic Exploration of the Matrix)

digital CGI age of cinema, it seems we are recognising some forms of transition with a much greater immediacy. I intend to link the relationship of the spatial reconfiguration that CGI has on audience ...

(7 pages) 82 0 3.5 Feb/2004

Subjects: Art Essays

"The Schoolboy" from Songs of Innocence and Byron's Don Juan, stanzas 37-48.

behalf of the children. The entire poem is composed in the present tense which gives it a sense of immediacy.Blake begins his poem by presenting the reader with a pastoral idyll. The child who rises ...

(7 pages) 205 4 4.5 Jun/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature

The Doctrine of the pre-emptive self-defense of George Bush

rely on a reactive posture as we have in the past. The inability to deter a potential attacker, the immediacy of today's threats, and the magnitude of potential harm that could be caused by our advers ...

(9 pages) 127 0 3.0 Jun/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Current Issues

A Talk with Einstein about Theorizing.

en made to highlight his unique and unusual capacity for insisting on naturalness of theory and its immediacy to daily experience. Therefore, to illustrate the elements of wholeness and comprehensivit ...

(3 pages) 21 1 5.0 Feb/2006

Subjects: Science Essays > Physics

Was Truman Right to Drop the Atomic Bomb?

reat number of American and Japanese casualties, Japanese stubbornness regarding surrender, and the immediacy of an end to the war, President Truman acted wisely in deciding to drop the A-Bomb.Japanes ...

(1 pages) 19 0 0.0 Apr/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History > North American Presidents

The Bible as Literature

re able to denote that the exegetical motif and narrative expansion is seen eye to eye.2. “The immediacy of our experience to the senses (Potencies of Being, Truth, and the Good)”, directly ...

(6 pages) 27 0 0.0 Apr/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Prostitution In Art

de of existence is filled with adventure. Boredom is the worst evil. The aesthete lives in abstract immediacy, never acknowledging the universal. The outside world is either ignored or treated as a me ... aware of the ethical. Life for the aesthete is in the moment, in the particular, in the finite. The immediacy of the lifestyle does not allow for feelings of eternal love or despair. It is the conditi ...

(6 pages) 429 0 0.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

John Tomilson and the Global Culture

uncil of Learned Societies ‘ History E-Book Project’. Tomlinson’s latest book called Immediacy: Speed/Media in Global-Modern Cultures is in printing progress. The book, I’m going t ...

(8 pages) 45 0 0.0 Nov/2007

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies

What in your view is distinctive about Woolf's use of prose narrative to represent the relationship between knowledge and intimacy in Mrs Dalloway?

ts are rendered by a traditional omniscient presence, this does not detract from the confidence and immediacy of the interior monologues. This is often noticeable when conventional narrative comments, ...

(7 pages) 30 0 0.0 Nov/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Security, commerce and the int

and a credit card will secure a wide range of goods and services.This all seems a perfect system - immediacy, accuracy, convenience - the commercial transaction between seller and buyer simplified an ...

(4 pages) 28 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science

A New Communication Order

tion studies in an almost invisible way, and the implications for this in a multi-modal arena. The immediacy of imagery in electronic culture has a significance, which Kress suggest, has not yet been ...

(9 pages) 33 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

A New Communication Order

tion studies in an almost invisible way, and the implications for this in a multi-modal arena. The immediacy of imagery in electronic culture has a significance, which Kress suggest, has not yet been ...

(9 pages) 82 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

The Road Not Taken, by Robert Frost

looking back, into any decision. The close proximity of these two roads creates the illusion of the immediacy of the writer's choice. He is at the cross roads and he must decide now and he cannot put ...

(1 pages) 47 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

Draft of Journalism Personal Statement

ic discourse informed by the culture that produces it. The velocity of the present necessitates the immediacy of journalism.Eating a chocolate bar is political. Maybe you got it from the corner shop d ...

(3 pages) 16 0 5.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Environmental values

men's reproductive and nurturing roles, social ecofeminists, while acknowledging the relationship's immediacy, claim that it arises from social and cultural hierarchies that confine women primarily to ...

(4 pages) 151 1 0.0 Apr/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Reflective Practice

e practice, whether in the workplace or in formal development programs, is undoubtedly the sense of immediacy that this approach to learning offers. The application of ideas to action and to practice ...

(5 pages) 102 0 3.0 Jun/2009

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management