Essays Tagged: "open spaces"

Christian catacombs

all cemeteries that went under the ground.Roman law forbids the dead to be buried inside the city. Open spaces were not as available, so the Christians looked for another way to bury their dead. The ... ders. This represents Christ and the soul that He has saved. The "ornate", is a praying figure with open arms that symbolizes the soul, which lives in divine peace. Some of the other symbols are the d ...

(3 pages) 46 0 4.3 Jun/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers

The life and accomplishments of Al Capone during the prohibition era in the 1920s.

aire story only adds to the heroism seen in this most famous Chicago mobster. Chicago's industries, open spaces and four seasons were an enormous magnet for the 19th century Europeans looking for a ho ... to maintain their influence. The situation quickly got out of control, and deteriorating became an open warfare. Hundreds of "soldiers" were killed on Chicago's streets, in cars and at home, and the ...

(10 pages) 131 0 3.4 Nov/2002

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

This is an expository essay on the short story "Wyoming: The Solace of Open Spaces," by Gretel Erlich. The essay is about how people in Wyoming are like compared to people who live in the city.

ct with each other and they keep in touch with reality. In the short story, "Wyoming: The Solace of Open Spaces," Gretel Erlich writes about the tight community in Wyoming. Although they are separated ... change a few words with one another, communication is very important. They are always welcoming and open to strangers who are in need of some help or service, no matter how you look or where you are f ...

(4 pages) 50 0 3.8 Mar/2003

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays


s), Agoraphobia is the most impeding.Agoraphobia is often misunderstood to be the fear of crowds or open spaces, because of its literal definition "fear of the marketplace". But it is actually a psych ...

(3 pages) 64 0 4.7 Mar/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Illuminated Manuscripts- This was an oral report describing the significance of the illuminated manuscripts.

the text called miniatures. Usually, the text of the manuscripts was written first and would leave open spaces reserved for the illuminated miniatures and initials. As you can see, this page from the ...

(2 pages) 34 1 3.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Art Essays

I Heart Huckabees

Hoffman).All of the characters are introduced in their own quirky ways. We meet Albert when in the opening scene as he thinks to himself how proud he is of himself as he saves a tiny piece of land fo ...

(4 pages) 30 0 0.0 Dec/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

The Men of the Open Spaces - Focuses on the the Australian bush culture.

THE MEN OF THE OPEN SPACESIdentity is a very important part of being Australian; it is a feeling of being associate ... h may be based on many attributes, including race, territory, language and history. "The Men of the Open Spaces", written be Will H. Ogilvie addresses these issues of Australian identity, constructing ... inforces the traditional bush climate of Australia. Throughout the text, Will Ogilvie uses the term open spaces to create a pictorial image of the geographical landscape of Australia as very open and ...

(3 pages) 31 1 4.0 Mar/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays

"Parking at the REC Center" Teacher comments: Work on justification part of paper. Grad: 80% Paper about why parking should be more regulated at the gym.

to park in a non-designated parking space in the REC parking lot. He did this because there were no open spaces and he did not want to be late to class. He got a ticket for parking in the non-designat ... uilding and explain why he parked where he did. He explained to them that there are rarely ever any open parking spaces in the REC parking lot, but at the same time, there are very few people inside t ...

(4 pages) 23 0 4.1 Apr/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Current Issues

Australia animals

he environment is changed by people, life can be very hard for these interesting animals. This mean open spaces, including roads, where they can be killed by cars or attacked by dogs. Female koalas ca ...

(4 pages) 16 0 3.0 Jun/2005

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

An essay about how one would design a house for an Apache based on their cultural history.

a distinct way of living that has changed over the years, but the values have not. They still like open spaces and keeping their sleeping quarters away from their entertaining. Facts such as these ar ... ble to feel like home.Starting from the beginning, it needs to be in the center of the land to have open space around the outside. Being in the center will create a feeling of comfort and relaxation. ...

(5 pages) 13 0 3.0 Dec/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Anthropology

Are all cities the same?

ern, grain and texture have various subcategories. These subcategoriesA mixture of urban spaces and open spaces give a city depth and allows definition in interlinking districts. Districts are section ... ar streets and blocks. There is a third pattern which is known as the cul-de-sac system. Mixture of open space and built-up space creates another pattern. These patterns determine the differences in t ...

(3 pages) 30 0 1.0 May/2006

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

International Budgeting

ance, corporations, culture and lifestyle. Canada is home to stunning natural attractions, and vast open spaces. With a strong commitment to education, the environment, and health care for all, Canadi ...

(3 pages) 19 0 0.0 Nov/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics > Foreign & International Economics

Jackson Pollock

s a lot about whom Jackson Pollock was as an artist because he had a fear and fascination with vast open spaces, some people believe that this is when his fear and fascination began. During his childh ...

(4 pages) 63 0 3.0 May/2001

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

Ginko Biloba

o the fact that it can grow well in urban environments, over 60 feet, but it can flourish better in open spaces. The leaves are fan-shapedand and have a slit in the middle of the upper leaf, hence the ...

(1 pages) 395 0 0.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

From Salem We See

e fate, they could soon share.Procedure used in the witchcraft cases, Allowed for the jails to fill open spaces.To a magistrate they would complain first, The accused person's life would be at a worst ...

(1 pages) 296 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

Many people believe that living in America is a right,

dress is America has enough room to take all of these immigrants. It is true that America does have open spaces, but that is not where these immigrants are going to settle. Most likely they are going ...

(2 pages) 307 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History