Essays Tagged: "MIMIC"

Russo-Japanese War, 1904-1905

ropean powers claimed pieces of Asia for themselves, there emerged a Asian power which attempted to mimic the imperialist movement. Japan was the first Asian power to borrow western war technology to ...

(11 pages) 131 0 4.8 Mar/1997

Subjects: History Term Papers > Asian History


e opposite sex, which may be carried to the point of undergoing surgery to modify the sex organs to mimic the opposite sex. A transsexual usually believes that he or she is the result of a biological ...

(3 pages) 82 2 3.6 May/2002

Subjects: Science Essays > Mental Health

Japanese novel "Kokoro" (the heart of things, natsume soseki) and "Le'etranger" (The stranger by Albert Camus.

Within societies one finds constructive elements that mimic one another. Many cultures or societies, despite ethnic, religious and territorial differences ...

(8 pages) 41 0 5.0 May/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature

Plant Growth Hormone Lab Report.

people to are applied to plants by people. Plant growth regulators may be synthetic compounds that mimic naturally occurring plant hormones, or they may be natural hormones that were extracted from p ...

(2 pages) 52 0 3.0 Aug/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

An Intelligent Debate.

escartes would respondwith the simple argument that theparrot has no language, but is simplyable to mimic auditory noises thatreward him upon successfulcompletion. Descartes is not alone inhis holding ...

(2 pages) 55 0 4.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

Professional Athletes as Role Models.

ociety. Fair play and sportsmanship have taken a backseat to hype and promotion. Children watch and mimic their favorite athletes. They act like them; they play like them; they watch their every move. ...

(3 pages) 192 0 1.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

The Effect of Television Violence on Children and Teenagers.

ision violence is causing children and teens to be rude and anti-social. It is also causing them to mimic the violent acts seen on TV. Violent television is causing children and teens to be afraid of ... al world.Another negative effect of television violence is that it causes children and teenagers to mimic the acts seen on TV. On July 28, 1999, twelve year-old Lionel Tare killed six year-old Tiffany ...

(5 pages) 336 3 4.5 Nov/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

This is a biography on the famous fiddler Buddy Macmaster.

es which he quickly picked up and made part of his repertoire. Buddy used little pieces of woods to mimic a fiddle on which he jigged tunes at the age of three and four. At the age of eleven he found ...

(3 pages) 16 0 5.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies > Performers & Composers

Bronx Masquerade by Nikki Grimes: This paper is about the changes teenagers go through as they mature, and how peers influence the way you look and act on problems.

book people change the way they look, act, and even think to feel like they fit in. These teenagers mimic people they look up to, or think "cool" because of their fear of being themselves. During thes ...

(6 pages) 36 1 5.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Details the difference between short stories Chee's Daughter by Juanita Platero and Siyowin Miller and The Hawk is Flying by Harry Crews.

tatement is absolutely false. Authors are great because of their originality, not of their skill to mimic someone else. They use different style, theme, inspiration, and everything in between to write ...

(2 pages) 20 0 5.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Social Learning Theory its about how children are being raised in todays society what they see on tv and how others act around them and the things that the kids pick up.

ything. Children have always learned from the things that they see. In other words they pretty much mimic the actions of their parents, siblings, friends, or anything that they see on TV. Whether it i ... another person or child from what they see. Children can learn things that are not right or try to mimic something that can hurt them. Like all the cases on TV where the children have wrestled with a ...

(1 pages) 99 0 4.2 Jan/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Psychological Theories & Authors

This essay is about how Media effects Teenagers and Children.

In a matter of seconds, most children can mimic a movie or TV character, sing an advertising jingle, or give examples of what they have learne ...

(5 pages) 367 3 3.6 Feb/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Persuasive Writing

This is a brief essay about Ernest Hemingway's short story, Big Two Hearted River. The essay is approximately 300 words long and discusses the underlying themes of Hemingway's story.

own utopia that he cannot find in civilization. Hemingway uses the repetition of the word "good" to mimic the Old Testament account of creation. As Nick sets up camp, he assesses his situation, and ca ...

(1 pages) 51 0 0.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Bookreport on a Biography of Richard Feynman.

ile on end in no particular order and then topple them, eventually creating patterns for Richard to mimic in order to get him to think about patterns and the basics of mathematical relations. Melville ...

(8 pages) 33 0 4.4 Mar/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Physics

Early Theories in Language Origination

edited theories, but now are no longer taken seriously. Three of these early theories are the sound mimic theory, the interjection theory, and the gesture theory. These theories are all inadequate in ... ries are all inadequate in various ways in trying to explain the origin of human language.The sound mimic theory is probably best known as the "bow-wow theory," or the "onomatopoeia theory." This theo ...

(2 pages) 54 1 4.8 Apr/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Linguistics

Title: The Monster's lack of childhood in Frankenstein led to complete chaos. This is a pretty good and lengthy paper, I got a good grade on it.

ul individual, which incorporates love, care, and nourishment, then it is common for that person to mimic these traits they were associated with. In some rare cases, regardless of these surroundings, ...

(9 pages) 66 0 5.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays

"Truth Naked"

ogether and the circular motion represents the hours on a clock that they were asleep. He begins to mimic the motion of swimming and she is holding his feet. He drags her behind him by pulling himself ... dious. She holds his legs while he walks on his hands. There is an element of trust and love as the mimic each others movements.She now arrives in a brown slitted dress with white sleeves. The music i ...

(3 pages) 52 1 1.5 Apr/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Performing Arts


drum technology, this feature is exclusive to Dyson through patenting and competitors are unable to mimic the technology. Contrarotator (washing machine) alone has over 50 patents. Dyson used minimal ...

(7 pages) 73 0 0.0 May/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

Transgenic Animals

entists call these animals 'knockouts'. Knockouts are usually usedin biomedical research where they mimic a human disease. Transgenic animals are able to pass on theirnew genes to their offspring ther ... hier and can decrease the risk of heart disease and cancer.Using a genetically engineered animal to mimic human diseases has produced numerous cases where theanimal has developed symptoms and diseases ...

(7 pages) 47 0 4.7 Jul/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

Estrogen Mimics and thier Effect on the Environment.

nd impaired Natural Killer cells and T lymphocyte responses (Daniels et al. 2002). But now estrogen mimics confront the environment with a potentially greater catastrophe. Estrogen mimics, or ... en mimics, or xenoestrogens (foreign estrogens), are introduced into the body from the environment, mimic the actions of estrogen produced cells or alter the hormone's activity (Davis and Bradlow, 199 ...

(2 pages) 31 0 3.0 Oct/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology