Essays Tagged: "legacy"

"Symbolic Space: French Enlightenment Architecture and Its Legacy" by Richard A. Etlin.

o be French ArchitectureRichard A. Etlin, Symbolic Space: French Enlightenment Architecture and Its Legacy. Chicago: The University of Chicago Press, 1994; xxv + 198 pp.; 113 ills.Richard Etlin, in hi ... p.; 113 ills.Richard Etlin, in his study, Symbolic Space: French Enlightenment Architecture and Its Legacy, offers his insight into the integral relationship architecture has within the activities of ...

(8 pages) 165 0 4.4 Nov/1996

Subjects: Art Essays > Design Arts

Comparison of ancient Rome and Greece

the Greeks and the Hebrews all presented different legacies to the world.The Romans actually gave a legacy from their political, and economic systems. From the political system they gave us two forms ... direct-democracy, which is where the citizens directly interact with government affairs. The other legacy of the Greeks was their Navy. The navy was mostly utilized by Athens in their struggle agains ...

(1 pages) 143 0 2.7 Jan/1997

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Classical Studies

The Canadian Justice System vs. Aboriginal People

nial has been injustice of the most profound kind. Poverty and powerlessness have been the Canadian legacy to a people who once governed their own affairs in self-sufficiency.A significant part of the ...

(2 pages) 85 0 5.0 Dec/1996

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

Light and Darkness in the Nathaniel Hawthorne's "The Scarlet Letter"

ety and creates in Pearl the need for strength and determination that she will need to overcome the legacy of her creation. In this scene she also creates the need in Dimmesdale to absolve himself of ...

(3 pages) 88 0 4.0 Jan/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > "The Scarlet Letter" by Nathaniel Hawthorne

Being an American

e many people that changed this country. He was a very influential man in his time. Even today, his legacy and beliefs to have equality spread through the millions of colored people in this country. H ...

(2 pages) 95 2 3.5 Apr/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

A strategic management paper on Wal-mart

. Wal-Mart executives continue to rely on many of the traditional goals and philosophies that Sam's legacy left behind, while simultaneously keeping one step ahead of the ever-changing technology and ...

(13 pages) 2942 6 4.5 Nov/1996

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Walmart - Case Study

. Wal-Mart executives continue to rely on many of the traditional goals and philosophies that Sam's legacy left behind, while simultaneously keeping one step ahead of the ever-changing technology and ...

(13 pages) 2522 9 4.4 Jul/2002

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

The Importance of Franklin Delano Rosevelt as a President and the great things he did for the United States of America during his Presidency.

felt by the world. Franklin Roosevelt's influence encompasses all these measurements. His life and legacy influenced the lives of millions in the past and is still affecting those who live today. Dur ... been wars since its creation, but none on the scale of either World War I or II.In addition, FDR's legacy includes a few unrelated, yet lasting, events. FDR was the first president to allow open ques ...

(6 pages) 197 4 4.6 Jul/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War II

Title: our shrinking world - the environmental impact our growing population has made.

rive to fill the earth with their personal seed: they feel the need for family, and preservation of legacy. This need has boosted the human population to extravagant numbers, and now our planet is sho ...

(2 pages) 95 0 3.8 Oct/2002

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

Analysis and summery of MCDP 2, Leading Marines.

up what is expected of future leaders of Marines: "Our actions as Marines every day must embody the legacy of those who went before us." Marines have a great expectation to live up to, and as commissi ... f struggle with each other reserve a special place for that man in their heart.The "soldier at sea" legacy is important to defining the character of a Marine. The sea going nature of our trade is what ...

(8 pages) 113 0 3.7 Nov/2002

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

Analysis of the narrator of the "The Fall of the House of Usher" by Edgar Allan Poe

e Fall of The House of Usher" they tend to believe that the story is about Usher, his sickness, his legacy, and his sister; but if the story is examined closely evidence that suggests otherwise would ...

(2 pages) 86 3 4.0 Jan/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors > Edgar Allan Poe

The Odyssey: Paper that highlights Odysseus's characteristics, Penelope's characteristics, and the hardships they faced.

Odysseus's legacy will echo throughout all eternity because, like all epics, it resembles the values of a speci ...

(3 pages) 72 0 3.4 Feb/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Drama

lie of Alfred Louis Kroeber.

three areas that he decided to focus on in Anthropology and would make a long career out of it. His legacy still stands at Berkeley University and his importance is reflected in the hall that bears hi ...

(12 pages) 55 0 2.7 Apr/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Anthropology

Shakespeare's sonnets 4 and 64.

critically speaking to a beautiful woman. The poet asks the woman to explain why she is wasting her legacy by keeping to herself. This is evidenced in the first two lines of the quatrain, which read " ... es of the quatrain, which read "Unthrifty loveliness, why dost thou spend Upon thyself thy beauty's legacy?" The poet reminds the woman that her beauty was a free gift of nature. The second quatrain a ...

(4 pages) 32 0 3.0 Apr/2003

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

If You Read You Will Judge is a research paper that was composed on Kurt Cobain's musical talent and acheivements rather than his suicide.

e took a fatal way out because that peculiar genius blinded him to any other solution, and that his legacy can't be any better protected than Lennon's or Hendrix's" (Wener, K4273) Many of Cobain's fan ...

(3 pages) 44 0 4.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies


eral records of various things, write history and to do other important things. Another significant legacy is the development of Mathematics in Ancient Greece. The construction of Pyramid is a legacy ... t a lot of people baffled, as technology was not as advance as it is now days.The third significant legacy is the invention of the cuneiform. Cuneiform is worlds' first writing system, which was found ...

(6 pages) 76 0 4.0 May/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

"Because I Could Not Stop for Death" by Emily Dickinson and "I Heard A Fly Buzz-When I Died".

, death.Dickinson's intense curiosity towards mortality was present in much of her work, and is her legacy as a poet."Because I could Not Stop for Death" is one of Emily Dickinson's most discussed and ...

(2 pages) 206 0 3.0 Jun/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Poetry

"To Kill a Mocking Bird" by Harper Lee.

g not just foreign enermies but internal sabotage as well. Propelled by her respect for her fathers legacy, she is determined to rule her people at all costs. Gaining power in court, fighting the Fren ...

(8 pages) 76 2 3.2 Sep/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Define Puritanism and Democracy and show how they were a mixed legacy.

From Inequality to EqualityIn "Puritanism and Democracy: A Mixed Legacy," Stephen Foster shows how, despite their assumptions of inequality, the government establish ... ere necessary to them because of their mistrust of themselves. Puritans never intended to leave the legacy of a democratic form of government, yet that was exactly what they did.

(4 pages) 38 0 3.7 Sep/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Wild, Wild West and David Lowenthal.

evelops. Some aspects of the past are celebrated, others forgotten, as each generation reshapes its legacy in line with the present. Using the arts, the humanities and the social sciences, the author ...

(3 pages) 33 2 4.3 Oct/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History