Essays Tagged: "mysteries"

Comparison of "Daughters of Akhenaten" (1379 - 1362 B.C.), "Dionysus in a Sailboat" (C. 540 B.C) and "Frieze In The Villa of The Mysteries" (C. 50 B.C.) - Roman, Egyptian

art, Dionysus in a Sailboat (C. 540 B.C) from the Greek era, and finally Frieze In The Villa of The Mysteries (C. 50 B.C.) from the Roman period.Yet before one can endeavor into exploring these works, ... , this characteristic flatness can also be seen within the Roman fresco, Frieze in the Villa of The Mysteries. The utter lack of depth, as previously seen in Dionysus in a Sailboat, creates a feeling ...

(6 pages) 110 0 3.3 Nov/1996

Subjects: Art Essays

National Geographic film called Mysteries Underground

The video I reviewed was a National Geographic film called Mysteries Underground.This video was about extraordinary sites there are to see in underground ca ...      Friedberg, L (Producer), & Friedberg, L (Director). (1992). National Geographic Video:Mysteries Underground [Videotape]. (Available from National Geographic Society).

(2 pages) 39 0 3.2 Oct/1996

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

Macbeth. Superstitions.

ver of witches and the supernatural. Supernatural is classified as the unnatural or the explainable mysteries of our universe. In Shakespeare's time many people would relate many of the unusual happen ...

(4 pages) 51 0 4.0 Dec/1996

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

Hemispheric asymmetry of the cerebral cortex

th a little study and research I found that this is a precise science that is still largely full of mysteries.The study of hemispheric asymmetry with in the cerebral cortex had long been a fascination ...

(7 pages) 158 1 4.6 Jan/1997

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

The Socratic Doctrine of the Soul. Deals also with philosophers through ages from Pythagorous up to Plato

the concept of the soul almost without reflection, certainly without any severe mental effort. The mysteries of birth and death, the lapse of conscious life during sleep, even the most common operati ...

(6 pages) 156 0 5.0 Nov/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Modern Philosophy

Mind and Machine, an essay on A.I

one issufficient to convince a reasonable person that there is no way science will ever unravel the mysteries of consciousness.Key to Searle's analysis of consciousness in the context of Artificial In ...

(9 pages) 433 0 3.5 Oct/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science > Artificial Intelligence

Surgery in the Renaissance

y and surgical procedures were almost never successful. They were continuously trying to unveil the mysteries of the body. How and why it functioned, its purposes, and its needs.Dissections uncovered ...

(3 pages) 72 1 4.8 Dec/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

"Heart of Darkness" by Joseph Conrad

o such depths of suspense and unknown that seem to assciate with my life.This whole book is full of mysteries. Marlow has a heart that is full of mytery when he is stuck in Africa, and looking for a m ...

(2 pages) 56 0 3.7 Feb/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

The Orgins of Atomic Theory

The Orgins ofAtomic TheoryBy Levi PulkkinenThere is an eternal human compulsion to unlock the mysteries of our lives and our world. This search for knowledge has guided us to many beneficial new ...

(7 pages) 63 0 3.0 Nov/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

"Wicca" a research paper I did about the religion.

WiccaThroughout the ages, people have been looking for explanations for the unknown. Life's mysteries have fueled mankind's quest for knowledge. These journeys for the answers have often resul ...

(6 pages) 127 1 4.3 Nov/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

"Reaction paper to the Celestine Prophesy". Gives a summary of this book by James Redfield and analysis of the nine key "insights" to life

on of society in the late twentieth century. We will finally grasp the secrets of the universe, the mysteries of existence, and the meaning of life. The real meaning and purpose of life will not be fo ...

(6 pages) 63 0 4.5 Nov/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Analyitcally prove Frankenstein by Mary Shelley is considered a classic novel

ted to tamper with life and death by "exploring unknown powers, and unfold to the world the deepest mysteries of creation" (Shelley, pg.44). The novel Frankenstein has had continuing popularity ever s ...

(3 pages) 42 0 2.3 Nov/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Views of death in John Donne's poetry

he following essay.As with most poets of his time, Donne was obsessed with death. Mesmerized by its mysteries, charmed by its allure, and convinced of the existence of an afterlife (as a result of Chr ...

(5 pages) 190 1 3.9 Dec/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

The Maya creation Myth story summary of the Popol Vuh

The Popol VuhOne of the most common mysteries to the human mind is the speculation of how the world came about. Every culture has their ...

(3 pages) 103 0 4.0 Dec/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > Central & Southamerican History

Analyse the short story 'The Red Room' by H.G. Wells. How is suspense created and maintained?

tory, successfully exploring the trepidation of a gothic surrounding. Pre- twentieth century gothic mysteries include an old, derelict house, old mysterious people, abnormal events and the sense of an ...

(4 pages) 82 0 3.5 Dec/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors

This is an essay that analyzes space time

in order to understand the world around them, attended to explain the universe. Two of the biggest mysteries though, about man have always been and remain to be time and space. In order to analyze th ...

(4 pages) 101 0 4.3 Jan/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Astronomy

Timeline of Elements?

lennium.*1777: Lavoisier, a French chemist, who proved the conversation of matter and explained the mysteries of fire.*1780s: Coulomb formed the Coulomb's Law; the force one timy charged object exerts ...

(2 pages) 34 0 3.0 Mar/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

One of Sir John Sucklings best poems "Song" and how it is typical of the calvalier style of British Literature

e poem also has a light tone, which emphasizes a cavalier's beliefs. Suckling bases his poem on the mysteries of love, and how he cannot figure it out. The tone starts out quite serious. He is angry a ...

(3 pages) 21 0 3.0 May/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

What are the differences between romantic love and true love?

on is in Romantic love, there is passion, mystery, and integrity. Once the passion is gone, all the mysteries solved, and the desire to know more is gone, just like the candle, the Love or some would ...

(3 pages) 280 3 4.6 May/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

Egyptian mummification.

t's beyond death. My objective in this project is to describe how in the twentieth century all this mysteries were revealed by the interests and advances in archeology. I chose this topic because I th ...

(8 pages) 76 0 4.2 Aug/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > African Studies - History