Essays Tagged: "Impulse"

The Problem in Macbeth

efinition.Any human activity, to think, to speak, to act, has to focus on a purpose. The definitive impulse to throw yourself into an activity is the urge towards selfpreservation that lies deep in an ... we know that in a certain situation we can succumb to them. As we know the near Good is a stronger impulse than the more distant Evil. If you, however, express it in rational categories, you could sa ...

(13 pages) 74 0 4.7 Jan/1997

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

A little knowledge can be a dangerous thing

ade an impact on the lives of those around them and on the world. A person may say something out of impulse that sounds bizarre, but when others realize what was said they begin to feel moved. Alexand ...

(6 pages) 131 0 4.3 May/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

Electronic Commerce, discusses methods and concerns of Electronic Commerce

iptions, and sometimes even try samples. What they lack is the means to buy from their keyboard, on impulse. They could pay by credit card, transmitting the necessary data by modem; but intercepting m ...

(6 pages) 376 0 4.5 Oct/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science

Consumer Debt

With the rise in telemarketing andcommercializing in America it is no wonder why Americans feel the impulse to buy now,pay later. The most common form of consumer debt is installment debt, which is wh ...

(2 pages) 156 0 3.0 Apr/1997

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Electronic Commerce

riptions, and sometimes even try samples. What they lack isthe means to buy from their keyboard, on impulse. They could pay by credit card,transmitting the necessary data by modem; but intercepting me ...

(5 pages) 276 0 5.0 Nov/2002

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

"I Wandered Lonely as a Cloud" by William Wordsworth

o mind a carefree sort of wandering. The cloud is not bound by any barriers and can go wherever the impulse of the wind might take it.The next line of poem says "I saw a crowd, a host, of golden daffo ...

(3 pages) 147 0 4.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

Quang trung software city.

with the development of Vietnam, Information Technology (IT) is becoming a most important thing to impulse that development. Therefore, in a short time, there are many models of IT center areas that ...

(3 pages) 29 0 2.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies


sequences and time to think on the perfect way to come across. In contrast, e-mail can be a trap of impulse and not-so-clearly thought out words, where inflections one might get from other mediums are ...

(2 pages) 44 0 1.7 May/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science > Internet and networking

August Wilson's play "the piano lesson".

to life thenwhat he has. He approaches everything with a boyish and occasionally crude bravado.His impulse is to use the family legacy and convert it into capital. In this sense, Willieappears to be ...

(2 pages) 153 0 4.1 Jun/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Drama

'The Physics of Stopping,' is an answer to whether or not the statement "safety is not related to how fast you travel, but how quickly you stop," is true.

m whatever it was to 0. There must be a change in momentum. This change in momentum is known as the impulse. Impulse is the force acting multiplied by the time it acts for. It can be represented by th ...

(3 pages) 63 3 4.7 Sep/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Physics

Good will hunting psychological approach.

psychoanalitic approach would indicate that Will's behavior was from hissubconscious mind and were impulses from childhood experiences. For example, Will was beatenup in kindergarten by a bully, late ... he sees the bully and starts a fight with him. Hisdecision to fight was made subconsciously from an impulse from a childhood experience. Whenhe was a child he was also abused by his parents. Later in ...

(2 pages) 106 1 5.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

This essay - called "Germany between 1918 and 1933" - desribes whathappened in Germany during this horrible time.

what effects did the particular revolution of November 1918 have, and how did it change Germany?The impulse for this revolution were mutinying sailors of the German navy who refused to execute an orde ...

(10 pages) 94 2 4.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers

Emotionale Intelligenz. Der EQ.

-gabtesten unter uns können an den Klippen ungezügelter Leidenschaft und ungezähmter Impulse scheitern; Menschen mit einem hohen IQ kommen in ihrem Privatleben manchmal erstaunlich schl ... rgeordnete Fähigkeit ist.Als Fazit kann man also mit den Worten Golemans sagen: "Ob wir unsere Impulse kon-trollieren, unsere Stimmung so regulieren, dass sie das Denken erleichtert, statt es zu ...

(18 pages) 43 1 5.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Defence mechanism.

tion is the fixation in consciousness of an idea or desire that is opposite to a feared unconscious impulse. A mother who bears an unwanted child, for example her feelings of guilt for not wanting the ...

(1 pages) 46 0 3.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays


e of the truth; that the "me-me" selfishness people often display is an inversion of a true, divine impulse.We reject the idea of selfishness, in the belief that allowing ourselves and others (especia ... mply not been taught to be appropriately selfish -- in fact, he has been taught to deny his natural impulses. These natural impulses are supposed to be dangerous because, it is said, human nature is d ...

(6 pages) 41 1 3.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

Emotional Intelligence

dence that fundamental ethical stances in life, stem from underlying emotional capacities. For one, impulse is the medium of emotion; the seed of all impulse is a feeling bursting to express itself in ... eed of all impulse is a feeling bursting to express itself in action. Those who are at the mercy of impulse -- who lack self-control -- suffer a moral deficiency: The ability to control impulse is the ...

(8 pages) 751 0 4.7 Feb/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Life, Intercepted - a flash fiction written in honors english.. teacher loved it.

poem tightening. I did the unthinkable, body trembling, lower lip shivering. Acting on nothing but impulse, I passed the poem. Moving like a gazelle, the note traveled from one hand to another, cross ...

(2 pages) 21 0 1.7 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Time and place in Virginia Woolf`s novel "Mrs Dalloway"

t is said:"Mrs. Woolf has culture and intelligence, she writes from a strong and genuine productive impulse; her sensibility, when she does not force it, is fresh, individual and admirable in its kind ...

(3 pages) 125 4 3.7 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Discuss how Golding uses symbolism and metaphor

ind is naturally evilThe central concern of Lord of the Flies is the conflict between two competing impulses that exist within all human beings: the instinct to live by rules, act peacefully, follow m ... lict might be expressed in a number of ways: civilization vs. savagery, order vs. chaos, reason vs. impulse, law vs. anarchy, or the broader heading of good vs. evil. Throughout the novel, Golding ass ...

(1 pages) 56 3 3.4 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Homer - "The Odyssey" It is surprising that Odysseus, 'a master of stratagems,' can also be reckless and impulsive?

s is impulsive and reckless. The Epic, is only the story it is due to Odysseus being a character of impulse and recklessness. He creates opportunities for events and challenges and also the opportunit ... care and concern by Odysseus for his crew. He was a man of stratagems but at times acted purely on impulse which resulted in consequences that only made himself look reckless. A man who clearly had t ...

(3 pages) 38 0 4.0 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers