Essays Tagged: "intimidate"

Through the Eyes Of Terror - A look behind the motivation of the Taliban and other Terrorists.

the author David Long reveals the point that one of the fundamental objectives of terrorists is to intimidate people by making them aware of their personal vulnerability (Long IV). It is also importa ...

(6 pages) 148 0 4.8 Dec/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

The Threat of Terrorism for Australia.

e calculated use of violence or the threat of violence to evoke extreme fear in the community or to intimidate governments in the pursuit of political goals.POST-MODERN TERRORISMWith the decline of co ...

(6 pages) 81 0 3.8 Apr/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Current Issues

The First Amendment/censorship.

ude non-verbal expressions like clothing or art. However, the First Amendment will not allow you to intimidate or harass others or break the law. For example, religious sacrifice is not allowed in the ...

(8 pages) 247 1 4.0 Aug/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights

Favourite literary character.

owing short essay.He is very strong willed, Winston never let's any of the antagonists in the story intimidate him, even though they know what he is thinking. He shows numerous times throughout the st ... thought police, The Party, and the mysterious Big Brother are constantly trying to psychologically intimidate him, he still keeps his sanity. He also shows this through the torture they force on him ...

(2 pages) 16 0 0.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

What was the reason the U.S Dropped the Atomic Bomb on Hiroshima And Nagasaki? Find out some of the reasons why this happen and how it got started. DBQ

ted States decision to drop an atomic bomb on Hiroshima was strictly military measure calculated to intimidate the Soviet Union in the post-Second-World-War era rather than a strictly diplomatic measu ... ted States decision to drop an atomic bomb on Hiroshima was strictly military measure calculated to intimidate the Soviet Union in the post-Second-World-War era rather than a strictly diplomatic measu ...

(2 pages) 152 3 2.1 Dec/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > International Organizations & Conflicts

How does F. Scott Fitzgerald use symbolism in the novel 'The Great Gatsby.'

into his novel to represent a pair of all seeing, all knowing and judging eyes, which are meant to intimidate. The character of George Wilson believes that the eyes are the eyes of God. "I spoke to h ...

(5 pages) 84 1 5.0 Feb/2004

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

Breakfast club character analisis.

eates a lot of internal anger, which shows up quite a bit during the movie. He uses his strength to intimidate the other students when he feels that he can not control the situation. When Bender launc ...

(6 pages) 71 1 5.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

The legitimacy of the armed struggle of the Tamil people

e reinforced fromtime to time with physical attacks on the Tamil people with intentto terrorise and intimidate them into submission. It was a courseof conduct which led eventually to rise of Tamil mil ...

(7 pages) 52 0 2.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

"The Shadow of a Gunman": A Different Look

ne. Davoren could have simply said that it was no big deal but he plays the "tough guy" role out to intimidate the others. Another thing that I noticed is that everyone always seems to just drop by wi ...

(3 pages) 21 0 2.7 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Road rage

rage. The term "road rage" is used when a motorist or a passenger intentionally attempts to injure, intimidate or kill another motorist, passenger, or pedestrian. But what about those instances where ...

(7 pages) 82 1 3.8 Apr/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

The Clash of Rights -My newspaper article based on the early days of the aborginal freedom ride group

locals and the visiting Freedom Ride group. We understand that some force was used by the locals to intimidate the group, but we will not be pressing charges since no one has been hurt"This has angere ...

(3 pages) 27 0 4.3 Jun/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > Australian History

Domestic Terrorism: The Animal Liberation Front

ted States (or its territories) without foreign direction, committed against persons or property to intimidate or coerce a government, the civilian population, or any segment thereof, in furtherance o ...

(10 pages) 100 0 4.2 Jun/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Military & International Conflicts & Security

Spartan Society to The Battle of Leutra

ecret police. They were made up of young Spartan warriors aged around 19-20. Their main role was to intimidate and control troublesome helots. They were to keep a helot uprising form occurring. Some h ...

(4 pages) 38 0 5.0 Jul/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

Terrorism: What is it?

Civil War (1861-65) defiant Southerners formed a terrorist organization called the Ku Klux Klan to intimidate supporters of Reconstruction." (Internet reference) The above-mentioned are just two of t ... ding to the FBI, "Terrorism is the unlawful use of force or violence against persons or property to intimidate or coerce a government, the civilian population, or any segment thereof, in furtherance o ...

(2 pages) 86 0 3.3 Jul/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The Human Nature of Medea

mporaries and classical scholars alike point out the non-Aristotelean elements in Medea, this might intimidate today's reader. Euripides, instead of following the guidelines established by Aristotle i ...

(8 pages) 95 0 4.5 Jul/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Classical Studies > Greek Language & Literature

George W Bush speech "1st person talking"

ad, Istanbul and Madrid were not dreams. They're part of a global campaign by terrorist networks to intimidate and demoralize all who oppose them. Hello I am George W BushThese terrorists target the i ...

(2 pages) 46 1 3.3 Sep/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Bad Luck for A Friend, Bad Luck For Me.

lways managed to set foot on the stair that was most likely to break under his weight. My dog would intimidate him by biting at his legs while we were arriving home from junior high. Things would fly ...

(3 pages) 19 0 3.0 Sep/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki: Was it Justified?

en dropping the bombs like, to justify the tremendous cost of testing and researching the bombs, to intimidate and impress the U.S.S.R., and to get even with the Japanese for bombing Pearl Harbor. I b ...

(3 pages) 62 0 4.0 Nov/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Leiningen Versus the Ants

tation owner, is an overconfident man who believes that nothing, not even elements-"act of God" can intimidate or defeat him. He boastfully states, "I'm not going to run from it just because an elemen ...

(3 pages) 2471 0 0.0 Mar/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Defining Terrorism

he unlawful use or threatened use of force or violence against individuals or property to coerce or intimidate governments or societies, often to achieve political, religious, or ideological objective ...

(2 pages) 63 0 3.0 Sep/2006

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Issues