Essays Tagged: "Ness"

Australian literature: What images and constructions of 'Australian-ness' are represented in early Australian literature?

The concept of 'Australian-ness' had began its construction from before the English even reached Australia. Then as now Austral ... role in the forging of the Australian identity.What are the images and constructions of 'Australian-ness'? Although the Australian identity has transformed over time in essence our national identity r ... in principle, probably a good deal better... He is a fiercely independent person who hates officiousness and authority...yet he is very hospitable and above all will stick to his mates through thick a ...

(6 pages) 154 2 3.7 Apr/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

What is Philosophy? according to Plato, Pieper, and Thoreau.

t, of necessity, have bodily form. They must be both visible and tangible, yet their state of being-ness is not the same thing as their essence. Plato, through his stories of Socrates and Socrates vie ... one's own life and beliefs in order to understand what it is to be fully alive. Without that willingness to "examine" one's own life, a person is only partially alive. His final days, as documented in ...

(5 pages) 368 1 4.8 Aug/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Comparative Philosophy & Ethics


and are unable to communicate; life in such a form no longermeets meets the basic criteria of human-ness." (O'Keefe, A1) Under these circumstancesonly should Euthanasia be practiced and then only pass ...

(3 pages) 83 0 3.0 Dec/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Euthenasia

In The Souls of Black Folk W.E.B. DuBois introduces the concept of "Double Consciousness."

d gifted with a second-sight in this American world--a world which yields him no true self-consciousness, but only lets himself through the revelation of the other world. It is a peculiar sensation, t ... himself through the revelation of the other world. It is a peculiar sensation, this double-consciousness, this sense of always looking at one's self through the eyes of others, of measuring one's soul ...

(3 pages) 291 0 3.9 Feb/2003

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

"The Shining" by Stephen King.

they get to a point where they can not be reached by the outside world. This insures total secluded ness of the care takers from the rest of the world. At this point, the hotel is free to play mind ga ... r help and been able to leave before things started to get real bad. There HAS to be total secluded ness, no way to be reached by help. The hotel MUST be haunted. The care taker should be REQUIRED to ...

(7 pages) 73 0 5.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

What are capricorns are like.

y are the major finishers of most projects started by the 'pioneering' signs; with firm stick-to-it-ness they quickly become the backbone of any company they work for.Capricornians make of themselves, ... to fulfill their ambitions (which often include becoming wealthy), they are economical without meanness, and able to achieve great results with minimum effort and expense. Because of their organizing ...

(3 pages) 23 0 1.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

This is an essay explaining my interpretation of Janice Mirikitani's suicide note for an english composition three class.

could do, if it wasn't perfect we felt like a failure. We want the approval that comes with perfect ness. Every day we see a new commercial or magazine showing an image of a hunky, greased up muscle m ... her parents' love or life itself, and so her only option was death to atone for her sin of imperfectness.The poem begins:How many notes written.../ ink smeared like bird prints in snow./ not good enou ...

(3 pages) 60 0 4.3 Jan/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

A Complaining Slave

have to leave my family behind? Why do I have to suffer through starvation, beatings, and unwanted ness? Life on the plantation farm isn't what it's all caught up to be. I get up at the break of dawn ... ips we go through in order to survive from day to day. Diseases play a high factor in deaths and illnesses among us because we aren't given any protection from them. Our young children continue to die ...

(1 pages) 13 0 5.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

Beowulf, The Wanderer, and The battle of Maldon: Courage Vs. The Coward!

ree line for cover. Beowulf, The Wanderer, and The battle of Maldon portray both courage and coward ness in men. Beowulf is an amazing tale of one man's courageous deeds and adventurous tales e ... s afraid for his life..."(Beowulf l. 748-754). In any story of courage, there most surely is coward ness. Before going down to the dragon's deep and dark cave, ten of Beowulf's men fled for the woods, ...

(6 pages) 36 0 0.0 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

The Castle

ia has the terrible condition of having an essentially pointless, and prefabricated idea of 'Aussie-ness' that really has no relation to our real culture or the way in which we really sea ourselves. W ... d admiration, despite his terrible location, clothing and manner. We see his house, despite its ugliness as worth fighting for, because he loves it so muchAll of the personality traits connected with ...

(2 pages) 80 0 5.0 Jul/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

Symbols in Glass Menageria by Tennesse Williams

In the play, The Glass Menagerie by Tennessee Williams, the author makes sure to use a lot of symbols and images to depict different ideas ... s, and Laura gets a chance to dance with James O'Connor, she starts to become "normal". Her uptight-ness is gone. As soon as she started to become comfortable with James and herself, the dancing pair ... way. Time acts as one of the most important factors in the play, The Glass Menagerie, by Tennessee Williams. Many changes occur in the characteristics of the characters as time goes by, but th ...

(7 pages) 26 0 5.0 Aug/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Semantics and Discourse analysis

ndress', 'dis', in discontinue and 'mis' in misunderstand.In terms of suffixes, they may appear in 'ness' in 'kindness', 'ment' in 'movement' , 'ly', in 'quickly'. All inflectional and derivational mo ... reby creating a new word. In terms of changing the word class, we can see through the examples of, 'ness' , as in 'happiness' and 'ly', as in 'quickly.'In the case of 'happiness', the root word, 'happ ...

(7 pages) 64 0 4.2 Sep/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Title: The Chosen Author:chaim potok essay question: who is the chosen one in this book?

and a friend Reuven could trust. However, Danny's ability to read sophisticated books and his eagerness to explore outside of the Hasidic neighborhood gave him an intelligent mind that he was chosen ... f the Hasidic neighborhood gave him an intelligent mind that he was chosen to have. And his silence-ness with his father (Reb Saunders) leads him to be a psychologist. Because Danny respected and forg ...

(3 pages) 44 1 5.0 Sep/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Psychological Conditions of Characters in Carson McCullers' Writing

disorders are difficult to diagnose since the symptoms of person can vary depending on their severe-ness and personality. With the same symptoms occurring in so many different disorders nobody, even t ... hological lying seems to have problems of his own. Cynthia Wu in her Essay "Expanding Southern Whiteness: Reconceptualizing Ethnic Difference in the Short Fiction of Carson McCullers" claims that Mr. ...

(6 pages) 34 0 1.0 Oct/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

A Separate Peace -Literary Insight Essay

which very thoroughly illustrates the relationship between ones view of ones self, and their mature ness and ability to perceive the world and themselves as well. Strictly speaking, before one can tru ... ath of his best friend. After finally clearing everything between them, and making the final forgiveness, Gene loses his guilt. Then, because of one stupid decision that was barelyconsciously made, Fi ...

(7 pages) 26 0 5.0 Nov/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

No Exit: Jean-Paul Sartre

r led different lives while they were living, now that they are together in hell, they are of equal ness. Even though each of them are damned to this room for different sins they committed, they are p ... r in the hell that they live in.There is a definite connection between No Exit and Being and Nothingness (Existentialism). There is no need of God because their God is each other instead. They are jud ...

(2 pages) 28 0 0.0 Dec/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Marketing assignment-- to create a brand of clothline and discuss how you would promote it

mfort of all.In addition, I will manage to put ample amount of advertisements emphasize its comfort-ness and style in local areas such as malls and newspapers.Milady's will be a mid-upper level, the i ... lady's, it will link their thought to a classic, charming feeling with a greatest amount of comfort-ness.I plan to sell my products to department store first. After the reputation has established, I w ...

(2 pages) 29 0 3.0 Feb/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

Graphic Design as a Career:Average Salary and what should be expected.

s, magazine/newspaper layout, T-shirts, signs, logos, websites etc.?Graphic design is a growing business. Everywhere you look it is all around us in our daily lives. It is a profession that has a vari ... n that has a variety of possibilities and allows you to use your own creativity and technical savvy-ness in order to express and reflect the different aspects of societies. Most graphic designers work ...

(3 pages) 46 0 3.0 Sep/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

"Trifles", Written by Susan Glaspell

ht's husband destroyed all of her motivations in life, because of lack of love, attention, and care ness. Mrs. Wright felt like she had a void in her life, as the reader of the story, I pictured Mr. a ...

(4 pages) 107 0 5.0 Mar/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Origin of Accounting

s places. It is to wider questions of the role of accounting in reflecting and shaping not only business and management practice, but also economic and social organization more generally. Finley's cla ... al organization more generally. Finley's classic "The Ancient Economy", which analyzed the embedded-ness of ancient economic activity in the social structure, and in the status concerns of the free ci ...

(15 pages) 165 0 4.4 Jul/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Accounting