Essays Tagged: "notoriety"

The Catcher In The Rye / J.D. Salinger - book report

ervous breakdown,media speculated widely about the possible connection. This gave the book even morenotoriety. So what is 'The Catcher In The Rye' actually about ?Superficially the story of a young ma ...

(5 pages) 149 1 4.0 Jan/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors

Real Machiavelli

esent corrupt, ambitious, totalitarian rule, where the end justifies the means. Although all of his notoriety as being the symbol of immorality, in fact he is a misunderstood thinker and he is one of ...

(6 pages) 142 0 5.0 Nov/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Classical Philosophy

Caesar: A Man of Power. History essay proving why Julius Caesar was a great leader and so successful in his political rise in Rome.

eing an intelligent and very well educated man, it was not difficult for Caesar to gain respect and notoriety. As an orator and politician, military general, writer and statesman he excelled. He studi ...

(3 pages) 151 0 4.3 Dec/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

"Cosmopolitan Race Analysis". The essay explores racial representation in Cosmopolitan Magazine, and how limited it is.

Cosmopolitan Magazine's notoriety is mostly based upon displaying the "most beautiful" women in the world. This magazine giv ...

(4 pages) 63 0 4.7 Jan/2003

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

Henry VIII the "Old King Cole" or Blue Beard approach is often under scrutiny. This essay affirms the Old King Cole approach, in which Henry acted out of the interests of the country.

kings; after taking the crown from his then murdered cousin, Richard.Without question, Henry VIII's notoriety has been unrelenting by the image of a womanizing ogre who divorced or decapitated five of ...

(5 pages) 62 0 4.8 Feb/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

The Lindebergh Case and how the case relates to current US laws, and what society was like in the 1930's.

ents that led up to the kidnapping affected the procedure of the trial and the rapidness of it. The notoriety of Charles Lindbergh affected the kidnapping of Charles Lindbergh Jr., which led to the ar ...

(14 pages) 59 0 3.0 Mar/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Cases

Essay about Princess Diana

. Blossoming in the eyes of the publicists and paparazzi, Princess Diana became very patient as her notoriety took throne. Being indulged with numerous amounts of rumors and reports, she remained calm ...

(3 pages) 93 1 3.8 Mar/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies > The Media

Indifference of Nature vs. Virtue of Man in Stephen Crane's The Open Boat. Explores irony, symbolism, and color imagery.

f twenty-nine, late-nineteenth-century American author Stephen Crane published innumerable works of notoriety during his lifetime. A poet, impressionist, journalist, social critic and realist, Crane o ...

(5 pages) 144 1 3.9 Jan/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Compare and contrast: Rocking Horse Winner and The Destructors

e Destructors" by Graham Greene also exemplifies the pursuit of material satisfactionin the form of notoriety which also leads to destruction. These authors argue that thepursuit of material possessio ... they ] felt themselves superior to anyone in the neighborhood" (Lawrence 302). This woman wants her notoriety. "The mother had a small income, the father had a small income, but not nearly enough for ...

(4 pages) 122 0 4.3 Jan/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

My essay is about masculinity in the Iliad and how gender roles in turn cause a "war versus oneself" (the title)

must be able and willing to kill worthy opponents. During this time period warriors often used the notoriety that opponents possessed to mark their status as a soldier. Thus, the more worthy of an o ...

(5 pages) 81 0 4.0 Feb/2004

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

Alfred Hitchcock

. He might have gone on to follow in his father's footsteps as a grocer or develop a career of less notoriety except, perhaps, for a chilling incident in his early youth. Alfred was just five years ol ...

(5 pages) 100 0 3.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Directors

The Contributions of Mary Shelley, George Eliot and Emily Bronte

ecraft, and noted political philosopher William Godwin on August 30, 1797, Mary Shelley experienced notoriety as a birthright. Her parents were renowned figures of societal controversy. Wollstonecraft ...

(10 pages) 78 0 4.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors

Trauma and Hysteria as Recurrent Themes in the Work of Sigmund Freud

important in understanding most of Freud's work; it is by no means that one theory that gained him notoriety.In most of Freud's works, earlier and that of his latter period, there are pervasive theme ...

(4 pages) 70 0 5.0 Apr/2004

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

Olympic Rant

f individuals ever assembled, IMHO) had their asses handed to them by Puerto Rico. Now, by the name notoriety and average take-home pay one would assume the US basketball team is unbeatable, but there ...

(2 pages) 145 8 3.1 Aug/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

This essay explores the parallels between Beowulf (Seamus Heaney) and four other works explored to explain the effects that battle has upon both warriors and society as a whole.

ompanion, or descendant is poorly repaid by war's empty glory. The acquisition of territory may add notoriety to a king, but the brilliance of a crown throws little light upon domestic despair. Wiglaf ...

(9 pages) 49 0 5.0 Sep/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

A biography of John Kerry and how his controversial stances on moral issues cost him the election.

ances on key issues far too liberal for their own liking. These controversial issues along with his notoriety for "flip-flopping" would lead to his unsuccessful bid for the Presidency, loosing to the ...

(7 pages) 21 0 0.0 Jan/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science > Politicians

Workplace Observation - Prepare a paper in which you describe the observable aspects of your organization's culture.

Healthcare in general has gained a great deal of notoriety lately as the cost of insurance and healthcare continue to increase. Many may wonder how t ...

(3 pages) 236 0 5.0 Jan/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

The Rocking Horse Winner VS The Destructors

to destruction. Graham Greene also exemplifies the pursuit of material satisfaction, in the form of notoriety, in the story "The Destructors". However, this also leads down a path to destruction. Lawr ... hey ] felt themselves superior to anyone in the neighborhood" (Lawrence 302). This woman yearns for notoriety. "The mother had a small income, the father had a small income, but not nearly enough for ...

(4 pages) 64 0 3.0 Apr/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Gatsby is NOT "great"

must know Gatsby.'" (15) This conversation between Jordan Baker and Nick Carraway portrays Gatsby's notoriety simply because his money attracts people.It seems that Gatsby's parties are his sole purpo ...

(2 pages) 5 0 0.0 Dec/2006

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

French Cuisine

The French gained their techniques through history in pretty much one form. They got most of their notoriety because of the fact that they were ruled by so many different people. There were many diff ...

(3 pages) 3520 0 0.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers