Essays Tagged: "Loom"

Darkness Illuminated in Hawthorne's Scarlett letter

ht's intense symbolism into his characters' natures until a chef d'oeuvre manifests itself upon the loom of the reader's intellect. This tapestry serves as a subtle background upon which the character ...

(3 pages) 54 0 3.0 Nov/1996

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

My Town.

walk onto the porch, inhaling the crisp pre-winter air into my lungs. The outline of the mountains loom in the distance like a quiet giant, napping on a bed of dew. The sky looks like as if an artis ... ances through it, playfully hiding in every intimate crevice. The tree casst a massive shadow, not looming and avoided, but welcoming. It shares a kinship with the kind grass and warm soil. The ceda ...

(2 pages) 53 0 4.5 Dec/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Descriptive Essays

The organization, syntax, and imagery used in Margaret Atwood's novel, The Handmaid's Tale.

ax of this novel is nicely varied. For the most part, the sentences are long and flowing, weaving a loom of conscious thought. Then, just as the speaker is becoming stressed, there is a series of shor ...

(1 pages) 47 2 3.0 Jun/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Inventions resulting from the Industrial Revolution

alled the "cottage industry." Production was limited by reliance on the spinning wheel and the hand loom; increases in output required more hand workers at each stage.In the early 1700s, there was gre ... the cloth could be much wider. This was a device that resulted in greater production from a single loom, cloth of greater width, and reduced the need for as many people to tend the looms. This was do ...

(4 pages) 76 0 4.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Joseph-Marie Jacquard (1752 - 1854)

ut into such a profession almost eliminated the profit of the fabric, so Joseph decided to invent a loom that would design such patterns automatically.Previously, in order to make the intricate patter ... tricate patterns of the fabric, there was a need for a draw boy. The draw boy was to sit inside the loom and lift or move a number of threads according to the directions of the master weaver. After li ...

(3 pages) 31 0 5.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: Art Essays

The Toyota Way

t of Japan through his many inventions. The most famous of his inventions was the automatic textile loom. What made Sakichi's invention of the loom so unique was that if the thread broke the loom woul ... keyoke" in Japanese. Sakichi made many inventions in his search for a more efficient yet economical loom and in 1926, Toyoda Automatic Loom Works was established. During Sakichi's lifetime, he acquire ...

(9 pages) 575 3 4.7 Feb/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Computer Technology: Increasing Automation in the Nations's Industries

man has always sought ways to minimize overhead while increasing productivity. Before the automated loom was invented, clothing as a marketable industry was virtually non existent. The punch card oper ... was invented, clothing as a marketable industry was virtually non existent. The punch card operated loom was invented in the 1700's, and right away made the job of a weaver a hundred times easier. Bef ...

(3 pages) 72 0 3.5 Jun/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science

Explain in detail the symbolism used by Alfred, Lord Tennyson in his poem "The Lady of Shalott

cted" result?At first, the Lady finds solace in her weaving. A mirror placed on the far side of her loom allows her to see the front side of her tapestries; it also reflects images from the window beh ... ows she sees, Sir Lancelot's singing, or a combination of both, the Lady breaks down and leaves her loom.Although it is tempting to believe that the curse began as soon as the Lady stopped weaving, cl ...

(5 pages) 52 0 5.0 Jul/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

A Deadly Combination

e time and most people won't stop what they are doing to care. These three different views on death loom over every person, causing them to think about it, usually at least once a day. When som ...

(4 pages) 57 1 4.5 Sep/2004

Subjects: Art Essays

The Greek God Dionysus

who runs to the mountain! To the mountain! Where the throng of women waits, driven from shuttle and loom, possessed by Dionysos!Euripidies, The Bacchae, trans. Richmond LattimoreDionysos is a strange ...

(2 pages) 52 2 4.8 May/2005

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Classical Studies > Mythology

Toyota

roduction System and it began spreadingrapidly in Japan.Toyota branched off of the Toyoda automatic loom company, founded by SakichiIn the 1930s, when the Japanese military started fighting in Manchur ... d to be Japanese; in 1939, imports were practically halted. In thisatmosphere, the Toyoda Automatic Loom Works began to experiment, with a prototypeready in 1935, and the sale of patent rights to a we ...

(2 pages) 281 1 5.0 May/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies > Automotive Companies

Enveloped by Silence.

dog to howl at the moon.There's no children to play on the swings anymoreAnd no eagle to watch and loom.The bells in the church are quiet and stillAnd the flowers in the gardens have died.The fires i ...

(1 pages) 11 0 3.0 Sep/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Poems & Short Stories

An Essay drawing connections between the Vietnam War and the fictional novel of "The Things They Carried".

s They Carried" and the real VietnamWar is like fog, it moves to and fro, it comes as a slow moving loom and leaves like a flash; as it dissipates it leaves behind dampness. If the fog is war then the ...

(9 pages) 61 0 2.3 May/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Toyota Solara Public Relations Plan

IntroductionToyota Motor Corporation, a spin off of Toyoda Automatic Loom Works, was established in 1937 in Japan. Upon its creation, Toyota wanted to manufacture and se ... nd will go on sale mid-August.Toyota Motor Corporation (NASDAQ "TM") a spin off of Toyoda Automatic Loom Works was established in 1937 in Japan. The company produces a wide range of motor vehicles in ...

(16 pages) 166 0 0.0 Jan/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies > Automotive Companies

Toyota's History

Aichi, Japan. The company was founded in 1933 by Kiichiro Toyoda as an offshoot of Toyoda Automatic Loom Company (Wikipedia, 2007). In the Fortune Global 500, Toyota Motor is the 8th largest company i ...

(6 pages) 293 2 4.1 Jan/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies > Automotive Companies

Textile Mills

nery, but would be forced to keep working in order to keep their job. "I also hurt my finger on the loom. A lady patched it up and I went back to work." - Mary Washington.Workers often had to work lon ...

(1 pages) 376 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Carpet Weavers Morrocco A poem written by Carol Rumens Written by Marium Saud Japanwala

pure creations. The first line of this stanza implies that these children are hard at work on the 'loom' used to create the carpets. On the other hand it precedes the words 'another world', which cou ... On the other hand it precedes the words 'another world', which could change the meaning aroused by 'loom' into that which is on the verge of, hence implying that the children were right around the cor ...

(5 pages) 42 0 3.7 Apr/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature > Poetry

On the Nature of the Female in Ancient Epic, the depiction of virtuous women such as Athena and Penelope in Homer's Odyssey.

, Laertes. This is shown in lines 112 to lines 114 of Book II: “So every day she wove on the great loom- but every night by torchlight she unwove it; and so for three years she deceived the Akhains. ...

(3 pages) 14 0 0.0 May/2008

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

The Industrial Revolution

the "cottage industry." Production was limited by the dependence on the spinning wheel and the handloom, due to the fact that increases in output required more hand workers at each stage.In the early ... cloth could be made much wider. This was a device that resulted in greater production from a single loom, cloth of greater width, and reduced the need for as many people to tend the looms. Redesigning ...

(4 pages) 17 0 0.0 Apr/2009

Subjects: History Term Papers

Carol Rumens' 'Carpet Weavers' - A Commentary

stead of the alternative ‘hair’. The hair could also be braided for safety.The word ‘loom’ (line 1) as a verb can have a negative connotation – that of ‘to come into view ... children’s future frightening? There are many possible interpretations of this line. ‘The loom of another world’ could also refer to the nature of the carpet they are weaving since it i ...

(3 pages) 3145 0 0.0 Apr/2009

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry