Essays Tagged: "Peace"


n Une baignade, Asnieres or as its called now "The Bathers". Seurat did many study paintings for thepeace, including "the Riverbanks", "Rainbow", "The Black Horse", "Bathersin The Water", "Seated Bath ...

(2 pages) 130 1 3.2 Dec/1996

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

The Tale of Two Cities

ney Carton met his death with great dignity. In fulfilling his old promise to Lucie, Carton attains peace; those watching see 'The peacefullest man's face ever beheld'(366) at the guillotine. Charles ...

(3 pages) 101 1 4.1 Mar/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Charles Dickens

The use of Symbols in Macbeth

th to suicide.If blood symbolized death, guilt, and pain, then surely water symbolized cleansing andpeace, and is used in this regard in many literary pieces. In fact, even in the bible, PontiousPilat ...

(2 pages) 37 0 4.7 May/1996

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

Confused But Not Mad - Hamlet

eality, Hamlet does not wish for anyone to know how he is really feeling. Hamlet only wants to find peace and equilibrium within himself. Most people after the death of a family member tries to deal w ...

(2 pages) 108 1 4.1 Jan/1994

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

Similarities of Two Famous Tales of Love. West Side Story and Romero and Juliet.

Sharks andthe Jets. Both being ineffective rulers, officer Krumpke and the Prince struggle to keep peace if their cities both to no avail and warned,' If you disturb our streets again, your lives sha ... both to no avail and warned,' If you disturb our streets again, your lives shall pay theforfeit of peace.'( ) . Due to their differing backgrounds, Tony being affiliated with the Jets and Maria with ...

(3 pages) 114 0 4.3 Apr/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The Impact of Television

e range of our own vision, we shall discover either a new and unbearable disturbance of the general peace or a saving radiance in the sky. We shall stand or fall by television, of that I am sure.' (Mu ...

(4 pages) 295 0 4.3 Nov/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies > The Media

Whart music does for me

ches, and listen to mywalkman. It was the perfect place: It was quiet, beautiful,and it was full of peace. It didn't matter whether it wascold or hot, somehow you didn't feel anything sitting onthat d ...

(2 pages) 62 0 4.6 Mar/1994

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

Islam In the U.S and the current stats

mething that would help people to achieve a better understanding of Islam.First of all Islam means "peace" in loose translation. Although it's frequently translated as "submission" or "surrender". A m ... requently translated as "submission" or "surrender". A more accurate translation of Islam would be "peace through willing obedience to allahs fine guidance".New York is the U.S city with the highest p ...

(2 pages) 117 0 4.4 Mar/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Islam

The Man Who Stepped into Yesterday

s were a simple people and they had lived in the forest undisturbed for thousands of years in utter peace and tranquillity. once a year spring came, and the first blossoms began to show, the lizards w ...

(8 pages) 76 1 4.0 Feb/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Descriptive Essays


ully unify Japan. His shogunate endured for more than 260 year, the largest period of uninterrupted peace Japan ever enjoyed.Tokugawa shogunate maintained order through social and political control. I ... es with daimyo and supplying them with weapons. This closed country policy maintained stability and peace because it didn't change Japanese culture. The shogunate also made sure no one had weapons thr ...

(2 pages) 139 0 3.1 Apr/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > Asian History

The soul. Open Letter of Apology

not be going on; not now, not tomorrow, not ever.Hostility grows from within to which an entity of peace can force upon such utopia, with just that; force. It shouldn't be sugar coated, but just blun ...

(3 pages) 68 0 3.7 Feb/1997

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

Immigration to the United Statea

The United States of America is seen as a country of peace, freedom and liberty. It is a place where every person has a chance to succeed placing color, ... her your land nor my land contrary to belief; it is "OUR" land. So together in "our land we live in peace and harmony. Why would we want to live in a place that is turning into the country we once cal ...

(12 pages) 634 1 4.2 Apr/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Basic explanation on ordinary mortality - touches Lord of the Flies. Compare how Hobbes and Augustine think the condition of war arises and defend one author’s account of 'ordinary' morality as an ant

ndition of constant war, which rational and self-motivated people want to end.Augustine argues that peace is more than the absence of hostilities - it is a state of harmony that makes possible the ful ... stination. It is only an exercise of the four virtues so that we as humans can achieve some sort of peace on our own through God's saving grace.To Augustine, humans seek an object of love they can't l ...

(3 pages) 41 0 3.7 Jan/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

How does the tension between traditional and modern views of the world play itself out in Achebe's and Desai's novels?

Early in the novel you can see change is already taking place. ' the past a man who broke the peace was dragged on the ground throughout the village until he died. But after a while this custom ... oughout the village until he died. But after a while this custom was stopped because it spoiled the peace which it was meant to preserve.' But traditions continued on, including ritual killing and ban ...

(4 pages) 44 0 3.0 Jan/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature

Characteristic of Grendel in John Gardner's book, "Grendel"

urt man just understand him. When Grendel shows up the first time in the mead hall he yells 'Mercy! Peace!' But no one even gives him a chance when he walks in holding a dead body and using it for pro ...

(2 pages) 80 1 3.0 Nov/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

The Perfect World

People have always fantasized about having perfect worlds. Some people wantriches, others want peace. It seems that people are never capable of agreeing on what theperfect world should include. T ...

(3 pages) 93 0 4.8 Nov/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Technology


there for a while, but famine and drought came so they had to move to Egypt. Theylived in Egypt in peace for a while but they were soon enslaved by the Egyptians. Theywere forced to make many of Egyp ...

(3 pages) 69 0 4.5 Nov/1996

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Craving for the Queen. Comparison of the importance of women in Beowulf and Grendel

texts, Beowulf and Grendel, the main purpose of the Queen's are to serve the courts as 'weavers of peace'. In Grendel however, Queen Wealththeow is described in much greater detail and serves a furth ... present in Beowulf, his desire for a human.It was not unusual for women to be offered as tokens of peace within the noble courts. In the novel Grendel, Wealhtheow's brother, King of the Helmings, bes ...

(6 pages) 81 0 4.5 Sep/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

" Things Fall Apart" by Chinua Achebe's An analytical look at why the village of Umofia fell apart.

le to remember persons of the past, unable to relate to violence when they have lived in safety and peace and are uninterested in a faith that does not fulfill their needs for music, joy and love, ins ... t the younger generation, having never met their warlike ancestors, and experiencing only pleasant, peaceful lives in harmony with nature would automatically look to Christianity for the loving creato ...

(6 pages) 212 1 3.3 Dec/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Causes of the Civil War

In 1861, most of the nation's thirty-one million people lived in peace on farms and in small towns. Later on, they found this peace and trust in each other to be fal ...

(3 pages) 167 0 4.3 Jan/1996

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History > North American Wars