Essays Tagged: "Princess"

Medea's Revenge

Greek playwright Euripides, explores theGreek-barbarian dichotomy through the character of Medea, a princessfrom the 'barbarian', or non-Greek, land of Colchis. Throughout theplay, it becomes evident ... of women and what transpires in the play. Jason decidesthat he wants to divorce Medea and marry the princess of Corinth,casting Medea aside as if they had never been married. This sort ofactivity was ...

(7 pages) 205 0 2.5 Jul/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Classical Studies

Medea, Medea:Looking for Revenge

Greek playwright Euripides, explores theGreek-barbarian dichotomy through the character of Medea, a princessfrom the 'barbarian', or non-Greek, land of Colchis. Throughout theplay, it becomes evident ... of women and what transpires in the play. Jason decidesthat he wants to divorce Medea and marry the princess of Corinth,casting Medea aside as if they had never been married. This sort ofactivity was ...

(4 pages) 206 0 4.6 Nov/1995

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Classical Studies > Mythology

The Diviners: mother-daughter relationships

the hopes and dreams of the future while her own begin to fade with her age. Prin Logan, christened Princess, lost her only child but adopted the orphan Morag Gunn, who, as a grown woman, gave birth t ...

(7 pages) 50 0 2.2 Dec/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Review of the movie the breakfast club. Talks about main message and filmography. Contains specific examples

at are similar to them. In the film, each major "group" was represented by a student. There was the princess, the jock, the brain, the rebel, and the outcast.The main message in the movie is that desp ... , does odd things and leaves the audience wondering who she really is. Claire Standish is a popular princess who seems to lead a perfect life but she actually hates who she is and how she does everyth ...

(4 pages) 127 0 4.7 Dec/2002

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

Mary Tudor I, also known as Bloody Mary.In this essay, you will see how she grew up and who she grew up around. "Mary Tudor I"

of neglect, intolerance, and ill health, whereas others argue that she lived a wonderful life as a princess. Because Mary's mother did not produce a son for King Henry, he married Anne Boleyn. Anne B ... ster named Elizabeth. Soon after Elizabeth was born, Mary was declared a bastard and her right as a princess was taken from her. She was from then on known as " The Lady Mary." Shortly after the death ...

(2 pages) 89 2 3.8 Jan/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Biographies

Changes in Modern Europe into the 12th century.

ne wanted to rule. Discipline throughout England was not very strict. People including prince's and princess's became spoiled and greedy. They wanted what they wanted and would kill anyone in their wa ...

(2 pages) 46 0 4.1 Feb/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Describes how social responsibility extends from the level of the individual to the wider community.

m to help, they did not fully transfer their social responsibility onto others. The Emperor and the Princess of Ethiopia helped them with land and some groups in Australia and New Zealand solved the m ...

(4 pages) 154 0 4.3 Mar/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

"Medea" by Euripides.

ossessed Medea. This kind gesture extends from Jason's guilty conscience over his engagement to the princess of Corinth. Through the abolition of guilt, false justification is built. There are three t ...

(4 pages) 131 0 4.6 Apr/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Don Quixote and what type of charcter he portays.

hat he goes out of his mind and imagines he is a knight. He also imagines that he is in love with a princess named Dulciena. He changes his name to Don Quixote puts on armor and goes on an adventure. ...

(2 pages) 111 0 4.6 Sep/2003

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Dreams Have Come And Gone, But One.

e And Gone, But OneWhen I was little I thought everything was perfect. I would grow up to be a rich princess living in a castle. I thought I would have the perfect life in the perfect world, but now I ...

(1 pages) 21 0 1.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights > Women's Studies

This is a continuation of the short story, "The Lady or the Tiger." The tiger is killed by the prince who cleverly hides a knife in his shoe and stabs the tiger in the eye.

ent up to the door on the right, and opened it."Now what was behind the door may be a surprise. The princess loved the man very much, did she not? She loved him so much that she would only want the ve ... want the very best for him, would she not? Maybe though, somewhere, in her semi-barbaric self, the princess only wanted what she wanted and nothing more.So keeping all of this in mind, I will say tha ...

(2 pages) 23 0 3.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Poems & Short Stories

Mother Teresa

ncil, chose this very time and hour for Her Transition in the Light in the wake of the passing of a Princess. For it was Her desire that She not be a great focus of attention. She wished only for the ...

(2 pages) 46 0 4.3 Mar/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

Comparison of Medea and Clytemnestra, Euripides's Medea and Aeschylus's Agamemnon

ason, and her two children. She kills Glauce by sending her children with poisoned clothing for the princess, which also leads to the murdering of her children. She tells Jason "They died from a disea ...

(5 pages) 111 0 4.2 Mar/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Psychology Analysis of the Breakfast Club

ers involved. The characters included the brain Brian, Andrew the athlete, the criminal Bender, the princess Claire, and the basket case Allison. There was a great deal of interesting nonverbal commun ... ian made throughout the movie was met by resistant responses, or interruptions.Claire was the "Prom Princess", she had a high self esteem, and was assertive. As well she was highly emotional throughou ...

(5 pages) 38755 2 2.6 Apr/2004

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

Book review on "The Priestess of Avalon" by Marion Zimmer Bradley and Diana Paxton. 480 pages

vel, Priestess of Avalon, tells the story of a girl named Eilan and follows her for her life story. Princess Eilan is the daughter of Rian, priestess of the holy isle of Avalon, and Prince Coelius of ... s giving birth to Eilan, her father raises her in the Roman manner. Then war threatens Camulodunum, Princess Eilan is sent to Avalon to learn the ways of the priestesses of the Old Religion, the pagan ...

(4 pages) 28 0 4.5 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

"Sleeping Beauty vs. Snow White"

Every little girl pretends to be a princess and prances around imagining a prince charming. Even when they grow up and become a woman, ... andards for female beauty. Also the stories show a dependence on males for the female identity. The princess is sleeping, just waiting for her prince to come save her so she can resume her place as pr ...

(4 pages) 82 1 5.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Text exploring manipulative ability like that of richard III

rendous housework, and slavish servitude. I tell you, Wanda, it's a cover-up. You might feel like a princess on your wedding day, but you'll be a slave for the rest of your life. Let me begin with my ...

(3 pages) 27 0 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Drama

Medea's Revenge

reek playwright Euripides, explores theGreek- barbarian dichotomy through the character of Medea, a princess from the"barbarian", or non-Greek, land of Colchis. Throughout the play, it becomes evident ... of women and what transpires in the play.Jason decides that he wants to divorce Medea and marry the princess of Corinth, castingMedea aside as if they had never been married. This sort of activity was ...

(7 pages) 59 0 0.0 May/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Drama

Crest of the Green Leaf: Entry Two

, and determined in my heart that I would make a good impression on the Counsel. I wore a sky-blue, princess seam gown with silver scroll-laced trim on the scooped neckline and tapered sleeves. Father ...

(3 pages) 59 2 4.2 Jun/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Power Corrupts

at they later regret. The only possible exception is Antigone, the daughter of Oedipus and Jocasta, princess of Thebes. It happened to Oedipus, Jocasta, and Creon. When Oedipus got power, it led to hi ... o only affect greedy and selfish people. Mostly Kings and Queens (Oedipus, Jocasta, and Creon), not Princesses (Antigone). Even if they were nice and kind before, if the power corrupted them, it led t ...

(4 pages) 45 1 4.6 Jul/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers