Essays Tagged: "powerful woman"

Evita

Aires. There, under the glare of camera lights, a formerradio star and movie actress, now the most powerful woman in South America, wouldenter her office past a crush of adoring, impoverished women a ...

(7 pages) 137 0 4.0 Jan/1996

Subjects: History Term Papers > Central & Southamerican History

This essay is a compare and contrast essay. It deals with Flannery O'conners "Good Country People" and Steinbecks "The Chrysanthemums".

Throughout history, man has generally reigned over the less powerful woman. During the depression era, the typical working father and house wife existed through ...

(4 pages) 108 0 4.6 Nov/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors

Alice Munro's "Boys and Girls".

. Because she was living in a time period still centered on male dominance, her longing to become a powerful woman wasted away when she obeyed the rules society embedded in her. Munro captures her str ... Laird's and her bed, the narrator's dreams change from rescuing others to being saved by strong and powerful men (342). Her fantasy of saving the world in her own universe now takes place in reality w ...

(10 pages) 134 0 5.0 Jul/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Response Journal for "Boys and Girls" by Alice Munro

Canadian Fox Farm. As this time period was still centred on male dominance, her desire to become a powerful woman wastes away when she finally submits to the rules that society has imposed on her.The ...

(5 pages) 57 0 5.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Cleopatra

le in political life. This made her fascinating for people all over the world, who got word of this powerful woman who was ruler of Egypt and almost the world. Scribes would sing of this enchanted, ro ... as ruler of Egypt and almost the world. Scribes would sing of this enchanted, romantic, mysterious, powerful, Queen, who was ruling the far off lands. When word spread poets wrote of her deeds and she ...

(4 pages) 57 0 5.0 Apr/2004

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

Coriolanus-Discussion of Volumnia

anus to spare Rome--and, thus, unwittingly set his doom in motion. Volumnia is depicted as a powerful woman who exercises considerable influence over her son. She is an important character and ...

(2 pages) 23 0 3.0 Sep/2004

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

Debby Hopkins

At the time I chose Deborah C. Hopkins as a manager for this report, she was ranked the second most powerful woman. Deborah was the Chief Financial Officer of Lucent Technologies, responsible for exec ...

(3 pages) 17 0 0.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

A Warn Path

African Americans in earlier times and with her overcoming those obstacles shows her to be a strong powerful woman although she is actually small, frail, and poor.Along her long trip she faces many tr ...

(2 pages) 26 0 0.0 Aug/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Deception Breeds Love from She Stoops To Conquer by Oliver Goldsmith.

low mistakenly fancies Kate-his fiancée- a beautiful barmaid instead of her true status as a powerful woman of class. But his shyness around women of such high class, allows for Goldsmith’ ... arlow can not speak to a woman of a high class without becoming uneasy and refined which proves how powerful the people of the time overly respected class. But Marlow’s true character can not be ...

(2 pages) 12 0 3.0 Dec/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

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her youngest daughter Adela. Thus, both stories have a single figure in charge of pushing the less powerful woman or women around. In addition, both stories show broken relationships, and the downfal ... of the arrogant actions of dominant figures can be seen. Pride when it is brought to attention is a powerful force that can be seen very easily. Thus, pride is a dictator of its own affecting details, ...

(6 pages) 919 0 0.0 Feb/2008

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

Tess 2

s Durbeyfield. Starting out as a young, innocent girl, Tess matures throughout the book to become a powerful woman who was capable of thinking for herself. Furthermore, she was also intelligent enough ...

(3 pages) 12 0 3.0 Feb/2008

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

Gwendolyn Brooks

the age of 83, Sunday, December 3, 2000.What Ms. Brooks did for us.Gwendolyn Brooks was a great and powerful woman because she had a determined spirit inside of her. The era she grew up in, inspired h ...

(3 pages) 28 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Poetry

Agrippina the Younger and Hilary Clinton: A comparison of their influential reigns

r lives. Both were also equally instrumental in breaking traditional ideals of women and emerged as powerful figures in their own right. Born in 15AD, Agrippina led an early life of turbulence and mis ... she exemplified similar characteristics to that of Agrippina's reign, in that she was considerably powerful in influencing the decision for the president and eventually became the most powerful woman ...

(14 pages) 18 0 0.0 Oct/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

The Canterbury Tales, written by Geoffrey Chaucer

ct of passive is indicating that she has no reall emotion or feelings towards her husband. May is a powerful woman and she wants everyone to know that as well.In "The Miller's Tale", a student tries t ...

(2 pages) 14 1 4.0 Jun/2009

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry