Essays Tagged: "Liberation"

Frederick Douglass' Autoboigraphy

n countered by the lack of movement on more concrete levels, specifically those of a uniform, legal liberation and a mental and emotional liberation from slavery's chains which bind the slave and free ...

(11 pages) 175 1 4.1 Jan/1996

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights > Black Awareness & Racism

THE LUST FOR POWER: HOW POLITICS AND PERSONAL RELATIONS BECOME ONE

d the level of separation of political authority from other influences. The successful struggle for liberation under the leadership of Moses and the glorious conquest of Canaan under Joshua instilled ...

(10 pages) 341 0 3.7 Feb/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

Reflections on liberation in Buddhism

buddist eightfold path of liberation -Reflections on Liberation1) Right understanding [12]In following this path one would not ...

(1 pages) 56 1 4.3 Feb/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Buddhism

A biography of Germaine Greer

ing husbands this one book alone had the power to inspire women, thus significantly helping Women's Liberation. Greer's writing was not the only way she supported the Women's Right Movement, she also ... levision appearances. Greer has returned to Australia several times to promote the cause of women's liberation, she also runs her own press, Stump Cross Books, which has published editions of work by ...

(1 pages) 45 0 4.5 Mar/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

GOOD DESCRIPTIVE ESSAY

efore he came- strong and beautiful. Now she was his prisoner and he the prison guard, refusing her liberation. How could he be so cruel, so torturous? The hair he wrenched out of her head used to be ...

(2 pages) 649 6 4.4 Apr/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Descriptive Essays

The topic power of the media in Susan Douglas's 'Narcissism as Liberation'

In Susan Douglas's essay 'Narcissism as Liberation', she covers the topic of the power of media on American culture. Douglas approaches this ...

(8 pages) 82 0 4.3 Oct/1996

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Government

Economic and Monetary Union of Europe. Includes personal comment

the member countries by abolishing all kinds of barriers e.g. customs controls, trade restrictions, liberation of the movement of capital, tax harmonization, and by the opening of the financial market ...

(4 pages) 161 1 4.8 Dec/1996

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Government > European Union

Coppares Canada and Austria. Shows political and cultural similarities and contrasts between two essentially non-connected countries.

larities and contrasts between two essentially non-connected countries.The War of 1812 / The War of LiberationIn 1812, conflict broke out on the Canada/US border. Angered by the British harassment of ... Canada agreed to an armistice. The official documents were signed on Christmas Eve, 1814.The War of Liberation however, was fought for much different reasons. Prince von Metternich was convinced that ...

(6 pages) 75 0 4.6 Apr/1996

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

The themes of control within Susan Douglas's "Narcissism as Liberation," Ralph Ellison's "Extravagance of Laughter," and Walker Percy's "Loss of the Creature" are explored.

ole in the "deconstruction of feminism" into "narcissism," hence her essay entitled, "Narcissism as Liberation" refers to the media's ploy of convincing women that they are truly their own masters, al ... nership of one's mind, to experts who are appointed authorities by society.Douglas's "Narcissism as Liberation" views the media as the one in control. She suggests as the following excerpt illustrates ...

(6 pages) 64 0 3.0 Aug/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Chekhov's short story, The Betrothed

days before her wedding in search for a different life. The life of this heroin represents a larger liberation of women of the nineteenth century. To fully understand the evolution of women within Rus ... so illustrates the fate of a young woman and if put side by side with The Betrothed, will trace the liberation of women of that time. This paper will focus on the opportunities given to women towards ...

(5 pages) 30 0 5.0 Oct/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Giuseppe Garibaldi

He paricipated in the Risorgimiento, the risorgimento was a nationalistic movement that planed the liberation. He had a very small army which he controlled from montevideo.After he was in South Ameri ...

(1 pages) 41 1 2.0 Nov/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

This is an essay about the NCAAP and its fight against segregation and descrimination of colored people in publich schools. It also includes how the NCAAP goes about reaching its goals.

ing the Civil War.The NAACP was created out of necessity. Following the Civil war and the resulting liberation of slaves, black people who were by right citizens were not treated as such. They were no ...

(4 pages) 144 2 3.5 Dec/2002

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights

The Holocaust: As depicted through the movie Schindler's List. How Schindler risked his own life, how was a hero, and how he protected the lives of the innocent

German chauvinistic adversaries of the Nazi party and aid as many Jews as humanly possible to their liberation. This "Oscar Schindler" - this man, could deserve no other title than hero for he had the ...

(4 pages) 77 0 4.7 Jan/2003

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

In Tenessee Williams' 'The Glass Menagerie', Amanda says to Tom, 'Go to the moon you selfish dreamer' (pg 96). How far do you agree with this statement?

'there is little suggestion that his desertion of his mother and sister has been sanctified by the liberation, or public acknowledgement of his talent', and I agree to some extent that Tom was more o ...

(13 pages) 114 1 4.3 Feb/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

"Mahatma Ghandi: Man of Many Mysteries" This essay telkls of Ghandi's trials and tribulations, as he attemted to liberate India from British rule.

ould "move mountains" with hiswords. In his life he accomplished many things, one of them being the liberation of India.He showed great self-composure in everything that he did, with his "motto" being ...

(4 pages) 109 1 3.6 Mar/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science > Politicians

The Issue of Freedom.

freedom involves the inhibition of war through social order, and individual choice, as well as the liberation of the independent spirit.Freedom can make war avoidable. From the Stone Age to the Atomi ...

(5 pages) 85 0 3.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Anthropology

"Veronika Decides to Die by Paulo Coelho and the song "Both Sides, Now" by Joni Mitchell relate to the theme "Chaging Perspectives"?

ose: her presence inside a mental hospital and her imminent death are her liberators, and with this liberation comes a new appreciation of life; a new perspective.This change of perspective can be see ...

(3 pages) 36 0 4.5 Apr/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature

This paper is an analytical essay on the US intervention in the Iraqi conflict.

United States began Operation Iraqi Freedom. What was originally intended to be a swift, effective liberation of the Iraqi people has become a drawn-out, controversial conflict. Now, the coalition is ... Iraqi people.There are many reasons why the United Nations should have involvement in not only the liberation of the Iraqis, but also the rebuilding of the country. Despite prior reluctance of some n ...

(7 pages) 203 5 3.3 Jul/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > Middle Eastern History

Russian Revolution: how the Russian revoution came about.

d moving away from the economic backwardness which had plagued it for so long, and as history shows liberation was attained via the gates of Bolshevism. If we are to place this in context with the syn ... ion, revolutionary leadership was required to direct the depleted masses toward the Mecca of social liberation. However it is questionable whether the prominent instigators: Lenin, Trotsky and Stalin- ...

(22 pages) 295 3 4.9 Sep/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

The russian revolution ad the people involved.

up for the Federation of Labour." Together with the St. Petersburg-based "Union for Struggle of the Liberation of the Working Class," this was the foundation of the Russian Social Democratic Workers P ... AIL IVANOVICH, 1875-1946Kalinin was a member of the St. Petersburg-based "Union for Struggle of the Liberation of the Working Class" and a founder of the RDSRP. One of the very few leading Bolsheviks ...

(4 pages) 62 0 5.0 Sep/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History