Essays Tagged: "Namesake"

Who is the hero in Julius Caesar by Shakespeare?

us Caesar and the Roman Empire?Several characters at first vie for the title of hero, including the namesake of the play, Caesar, himself. But could the hero be loyal best friend Marc Antony, the craf ...

(1 pages) 40 1 3.0 May/2002

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

Title- Napoleon's Campaign for Power Animal Farm by George Orwell Prompt- Discribe Napoleon's true motives for taking the farm from the humans

Like his historical namesake, George Orwell's pig named Napoleon was a power -hungry dictator. From the very start Napol ...

(3 pages) 130 2 4.0 Feb/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Andrew Parkin claims that there is a tension between the liberal and democratic aspects of liberal democratic political systems. Explain what he means by this.

A successful academic explanation of Andrew Parkins claim that a tension exists between the two namesake components of liberal democracy cannot be successfully achieved without the introduction of ...

(4 pages) 42 0 3.7 Mar/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science > Political Theory

New Anchor Filling In For Martha Stewart.

out an hour after the announcement. Indeed, the stock has rallied of late, ever since its celebrity namesake began serving jail time. But the euphoria may be short-lived as investors begin to digest w ...

(3 pages) 41 0 3.0 Nov/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Mischief Revealed A Novel Study on Alistair MacLeod's No Great Mischief By Alison Friedt

way from Cape Breton, travels every weekend down the 401 to visit his eldest brother, Calum Ruadh's namesake, now a suffering alcoholic living in a rooming house in downtown Toronto. MacLeod's descrip ...

(3 pages) 40 0 3.2 Dec/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Corruption in Animal Farm

ds the others astray, often in blind compliance, as Napoleon did in Animal Farm.Like his historical namesake, George Orwell's pig Napoleon was a power-hungry dictator. From the very start, when Napole ...

(3 pages) 23 0 4.3 Jan/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Volkswagen's "Driver's Wanted" ad campaign Case Study

dventurous individuals who enjoy a more active role in driving; and Volkswagen was perceived as its namesake, the "people's car." Other important information was also taken into consideration, includi ...

(2 pages) 61 0 5.0 Feb/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies > Automotive Companies

Pottawatomie Creek

esidents hold a pageant to select a high school girl to be the new "John Brown Queen." The unlikely namesake of this pageant was responsible for the murder of five unarmed men in 1856 along the nearby ...

(4 pages) 22 0 4.7 Mar/2005

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

Decision-making Model Analysis

sential to making sound decisions at all levels of organizations.The Baldrige system (model) is the namesake of Malcolm Baldrige. Baldrige served as the Secretary of Commerce, under President Ronald R ...

(3 pages) 245 0 0.0 Jun/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Eleanor Roosevelt.

pectations for them. They will expect this person to have the same qualities and persona that their namesake possessed. But sometimes a person cannot live up to these standards. Maybe other people wil ... . Some will judge and criticize this person for not achieving as high a level of greatness as their namesake. Having a namesake is definitely very important. You can be named after someone that did do ...

(4 pages) 42 0 5.0 Sep/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Biographies

Antigone vs Creon as Tragic Hero in Sophocles's "Antigone". Quotes taken from harcourt/ Dudley Fitts and Robert Fitzgerald translation.

gic flaw, and must have a moment of realization at some point in the work. Although Antigone is the namesake of the Sophocles play and is a hero in her own right, she is not a tragic hero. Creon is t ...

(3 pages) 35 0 0.0 Nov/2005

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

The Great Gatsby

hree circles of people and how their worlds collide. The novel, narrated by Nick Carraway, gets its namesake from Jay Gatby, an affluent man known throughout the New York area aristocracy for his lavi ...

(2 pages) 13 0 1.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > "The Great Gatsby" by F. Scott Fitzgerald

Letter To The School Board

t and writer of his time, writing some of his best works as a teenage boy. If the students know its namesake's early accomplishments, they might be inspired to start their writings at a young age, as ...

(1 pages) 451 0 0.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Robinson Crusoe

d as it has little or no contemporary literary merit whatsoever.At its core, Robinson Crusoe is the namesake of the book, himself. An adventurer with a wandering inclination for adventure, who seeks, ...

(3 pages) 12 0 0.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Symbolism of the scarlet lette

n until the rest of her life, Hester had to bear a stitched "A" on her breast. This "A" carries the namesake of the book, The Scarlet Letter. Although thought to be an embarrassment and form of tortur ...

(2 pages) 385 0 0.0 Feb/2008

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

Great gatsby 10

onary goals. F. Scott Fitzgerald was born in St. Paul, Minnesota, on September 24, 1896, the namesake and second cousin three times removed of the author of the National Anthem. His father, Edw ...

(6 pages) 13 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > "The Great Gatsby" by F. Scott Fitzgerald

Life of a roman slave

ic baths and arenas Argus was treated as a king. Rumors were posted that he was a descendent of his namesake, Argus, the all seeing. Though his life was spared, he was eventually beaten by a newly tra ...

(2 pages) 8 0 5.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Classical Studies

Van gogh

of their other son Vincent that died. "The living child was brought up under the shadow of his dead namesake"(Elizabeth, Lawrence Hanson 7) Van Gogh was very gifted as a child. At the age of eight yea ...

(4 pages) 12 0 4.2 Feb/2008

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

Close Reading Analysis of The Namesake by Jhumpa Lahiri

c tradition of motherhood, the future of a culture lacks certainty and stability. In her novel, The Namesake, Jhumpa Lahiri offers a new approach to the often unquestioned maternal instinct, highlight ... laring the analogous connection between pregnancy and foreignness.Lahiri notably chose to begin The Namesake, with Ashima. Ashima is the character Lahiri entrusts to bring her novel to life so to spea ...

(6 pages) 42 0 0.0 Sep/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Distribution Strategy

f leading the industry with its products.PRODUCTSBleach is the cornerstone of Clorox. The company's namesake household cleaning products are world leaders, but Clorox reaches far beyond bleach. Clorox ...

(9 pages) 17 0 0.0 Sep/2010

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management > Human Resource Management