Essays Tagged: "pillar"


ous' man that he was, he stuck it out untill the end. When compared to Noah and Abraham, Moses is a pillar of faith for surviving his tests and for being the perfect tool for God's plans.In the Old Te ...

(6 pages) 166 1 3.4 Nov/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Christianity

Essay on Pillar of Salt by Sandra Postel

e malthusian perspective.This is essetially a book reviewChecks should be done for gramatical errorsPillar of Sand, written by Sandra Postel, illustrates the crisis that out modern irrigation age is f ... cted was incorrect, but now, years later we find ourselves in a similar situation that he spoke of. Pillar of Sand clearly illustrates this with the irrigation issues that the world now faces. Freshwa ...

(9 pages) 68 0 4.4 Apr/2002

Subjects: Science Essays > Earth Sciences > Geography

The Koran, the most influential piece of Arabic writing

rds the ones that have the most effect and influenceon the people of the Islamic world are the five pillars of Islam. It contains the fiveduties that each Muslim follows to get closer to their salvati ... Muslim follows to get closer to their salvation. In addition to the Koranstating to follow the five pillars it states not to drink liquor, worship idols, eat pork, orgamble. These are important but th ...

(3 pages) 130 0 4.3 Mar/1995

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Islam

American Sel Perception vs. the Truth

ong by saying, 'I'm proud to be an American. For at least I know I'm free.' Freedom is the founding pillar of the American self-perception. Self-perception is the culmination of how one views oneself. ...

(4 pages) 72 0 3.6 Oct/1996

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights

"Nature and Self-Reliance" by Ralph Waldo Emerson

n have done. Self-Reliance expresses that the Truth stems from within deep in our soul which is the pillar of our personal power and self-respect. This source of all greatness sets us free form the eg ...

(2 pages) 173 0 4.5 Apr/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors

How significant a problem was unemployment in the inter war years in Britain?

not sufficient to sustain a blow of such magnitude. Not only this but the empire that formed such a pillar to that economy began to diminish. Consequently the economy was left in ruins. Between 1914 a ...

(4 pages) 48 0 3.7 May/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War I

The Common Foreign and Security Policy of the EU at the beginning of the 21st century.

le currency implemented.Until the Maastricht Treaty on European Union officially adopted the "three-pillar structure" in 1993, other ways of cooperation were standing behind all that "economic stuff". ... nd all that "economic stuff". But today the economic cooperation forms only the first of the "three pillars" of the Union. There are two other more incorporated in the Treaty: The Common Foreign and S ...

(4 pages) 98 1 4.7 May/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Government > European Union

On of the 5 pillars of Islam.

The Five Pillars of Islam are the corner stones, the core beliefs of the Islamic faith. Each pillar is design ... aside for fasting. This month is called Ramadan and the 'Festival of Ramadan' or 'Saum' is the 4th Pillar of Islam.Saum was first established in 624 CE. Before this date, no fasting of Ramadan has be ...

(4 pages) 172 0 4.8 Jun/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Islam

The Life of David Gale: Fascinating or Flawed? A Film Critique of the controversial movie starring Kevin Spacey. Topics include assisted suicide and Texas death row.

The Life of David Gale: Fascinating or Flawed?David Gale used to be a pillar of society. He was a respected philosophy professor at a prestigious Texas university where h ...

(2 pages) 42 0 3.7 Dec/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

Powerplay in Shakespeare's, 'Antony and Cleopatra'

t of this.The opening of the play with Philo's comments on Antony's transformation from 'the triple pillar of the world' into 'a strumpet's fool' due to a 'gypsy' depicts, not only the power of Cleopa ...

(3 pages) 136 1 4.6 May/2004

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

Goals setting to be successful

encounter new requirements in the new era and be prepared to master the new skills.'Failure is the pillar of success.' I failed to enjoy and like my Telecommunications Engineering studies, which I th ...

(4 pages) 246 0 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

How are Atticus's attitudes to prejudice demonstrated within the novel To Kill A Mockingbird by Harper Lee?

In the novel To Kill A Mockingbird by Harper Lee, Atticus Finch is seen almost as a pillar of society, a champion of the Negroes' cause in a white man's world. This is demonstrated in ...

(3 pages) 21 1 5.0 Jun/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > "To Kill a Mockingbird" by Harper Lee


ance water, and comibined with something that changes in the interval between them (the height of a pillar of a liquid in a thermometer) a temperature scale could be defined. Though we have negative v ...

(23 pages) 67 1 5.0 Sep/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Physics

Religion, Conflicts and Crimes.

religion on humankind can be traced back to the first records of history. Religion has served as a pillar of strength to some and binding chains to others. There are vast amounts of information and a ...

(10 pages) 180 0 5.0 Jan/2006

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

A creative story on the topic of 'Change': "The Lamppost"

espondent shuffle of the rush hour below. The guiding beacon still sits at the head of the towering pillar of steel. The very same beacon, which lit the path of my childhood.I remember now, my slow tr ...

(2 pages) 11 0 0.0 Feb/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

"A triple pillar of the world or a strumpet's fool?" - Impressions of Antony

newhether Antony is the "strumpet's fool" he appears to be when he is withCleopatra, or the "triple pillar of the world" he should be.After Julius Caesar was assassinated in 44 BC, Antony joined Lepid ... nsible ruler and taking care of his own country. Antony can easilystill be referred to as "a triple pillar of the world" because, regardlessof being weaker around Cleopatra, he is still level-headed a ...

(6 pages) 20 0 3.0 Mar/2006

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

NSPS and Unions

ment of Defense human capital." (Federal Register, 2005) There are many that view the NSPS as a key pillar in the Department of Defenses transformation of its civilian workforce. In layman's terms, th ...

(2 pages) 28 0 0.0 May/2006

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Government

"To Kill a Mockingbird": How does Harper Lee use the character of Atticus Finch to persuade us of her point of view about prejudice and injustice?

regard in the community of Maycomb. Atticus, as the father of Scout and Jem, is the role model and pillar of support for them as they develop through life. Harper Lee has deliberately created Atticus ... empts to teach Jem and Scout as they progress through life and through different events, and is the pillar of support for both children. Atticus is a very wise person, who respects all people around h ...

(4 pages) 8 0 0.0 Sep/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > "To Kill a Mockingbird" by Harper Lee

EU Law

the most obvious feature of the TEU was the institutional change it brought by establishing a three-pillar structure. The TEU, absorbed the pre-existing European Community, which remained primarily ec ... ich remained primarily economic in structure into the constitution of the European Union. The first pillar in this innovative structure is the Community dimension, which relates to the three communiti ...

(10 pages) 45 1 3.0 Apr/2007

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Government > European Union

Othello Transformations Essay (Geoffrey Sax's 2001 Film Adaptation of Othello)

Othello Transformations EssayOthello is one of Shakespeare's greatest tragedies and consequently a pillar of what most critics take to be the pinnacle of Shakespeare's dramatic art. In recent years, ...

(5 pages) 39 0 4.5 May/2007

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