Essays Tagged: "Razor"

"THE BEARD." Shaving according to Jewish law.

ws:A. It is forbidden to remove the beard through scissors, (even with those that do not resemble a razor) or through depilatories (hair removal through medicine). This is due to the law of Payos Haza ... is reason applies even to those who cut their beard with a scissors.C. Removing the beard without a razor can lead one to remove the beard with a razor - leading to a transgression of Torah law. Furth ...

(4 pages) 63 0 4.6 Apr/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

Analysis of Maya Angelou's "I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings".

owing up is painful for the Southern Black girl, being aware of her displacement is the rust on the razor that threatens the throat." (4)The razor to the throat is symbolic of authority. To a Southern ...

(4 pages) 97 0 4.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

This essays describes the life of a tiger. Very detailed explanation of physical characteristics, life style, habitat, and current statistics on the endangered species.

Tigers: The Silent AssassinsArmed with razor like teeth and retractile claws in addition to their keen senses, tigers are silent assassins ...

(7 pages) 58 0 3.7 Nov/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Zoology

Is there a god?

aith. As Christians we must go on faith but there is enough evidence to prove his existence.Occam's razor is a principle made by William of Occam in the late 13th century. that scientist of today and ...

(3 pages) 55 0 4.3 Dec/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

Terrorism in the mind of god.

e Guillotine for severing human heads in public executions. The guillotine, nicknamed "the national razor", played a major role in the French Revolution. It not only served as the instrument of death ...

(9 pages) 178 2 4.6 Jan/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

Gillette Financial Analysis This assignment was intended to solicit a complete financial analysis of a publicly traded company in the U.S. for the fiscal year ending 2003.

es in many locations around the world to deliver services from any of their five business segments: razors, toiletries, batteries, oral care, and Braun. Gillette's razor division products are MACH3, S ... le worldwide (Gillette, 2003). Below is an analysis of sales by business segment.20012000Blades and Razors3,4163,394Personal Care877960Duracell2,3652,567Oral Care1,2701,204Braun1,0331,100$8,961$9,225( ...

(7 pages) 500 0 3.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies


nted drink4.Instructed not to eat anything unclean5.Promised Mom a son6.Instructed Mom not to let a razor be put on his head7.Son to be a Nazirite - Set apart to God from birth8.Will begin the deliver ...

(3 pages) 26 0 5.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

A wish

The white-haired doctor with the blood-stained coat and pants smiled maliciously as he brought the razor to his waiting patient's face. 'Now please answer mehonestly this time, Mr. Beckett,' he said. ... .The doctor began his incision. He sliced the skin beneath the eyebrow smoothly and evenly with the razor as his patient screamed, stopping just short of shearing itcompletely off. The rectangular pat ...

(15 pages) 40 1 2.7 Aug/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Osmosis Lab Report

d MethodsWe first cut out six cores out of a potato. We trimmed them all to the same length using a razor. After we had cut them to the same size we weighed them using a scale. The weight ranged from ...

(2 pages) 31729 0 3.0 Nov/2004

Subjects: Science Essays

Disillusionment of the American Dream in "The Razor's Edge" (W. Sommerset Maugham)

Originally a novel, written by W. Sommerset Maugham, "The Razor's Edge" is the story of an American man named Larry, who undergoes a transformation as he witn ... to World War I, seeks refuge in France to "find himself", and questions the morals of society. The Razor's Edge entails several of the main elements of modernism, and Maugham illustrates them by expo ...

(3 pages) 32 1 4.0 Feb/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Cowboys And Indians

and knew what was coming next. I told him I wanted to shave too. He said that I couldn't use a real razor, but he knew what we could do about it.He had me stand in front of him facing the mirror. He s ...

(3 pages) 284 0 0.0 Apr/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Gender Roles in Society

ot specifically just used in ads directed toward women. Women influence men in commercials as well. Razor blades have changed dramatically over the years. For example, a man uses a brand new 5 bladed ...

(6 pages) 85 0 5.0 Sep/2007

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies > The Media

It’s My Life Leave Me Alone

st turned on the water. He bent down and opened the cabinet beneath the sink to retrieve his trusty razor. As he was standing up he remembered the shaving cream and again had to arch his aching back t ... he remembered the shaving cream and again had to arch his aching back to get it. setting the razor on the counter he squirts a hefty amount of shaving cream into his left hand. After setting do ...

(3 pages) 731 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry


ot in length from horn to horn; the horns upward, and the under edge evidently as keen as that of a razor. Like a razor also, it seemed massy and heavy, tapering from the edge into a solid and broad s ...

(3 pages) 392 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American


udent pleasant to the eyes by pulling hair from his nose and head, and shave his face with a wooden razor. He then had to swallow pills made from the manure of hyenas and other animals. Finally they h ...

(3 pages) 386 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

Men vs Women

the items in a bathroom. A man has about six items in his bathroom - a toothbrush, shaving cream, a razor, a bar of soap, a towel from the Holiday Inn that we took when on vacation, and I can't forget ...

(5 pages) 43 0 4.5 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

"The aim of marketing is to know and understand the customer so well that the product or service fits him or her and sells itself." (Drucker) Produce arguments for and against this statement.

m & Bayón 2007). For example, when Sony invented its Play Station, Gillette its Mach III razor, and Nintendo its Wii all three companies designed a product that customers desired so much th ...

(4 pages) 50 0 5.0 Oct/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

Gillette - Marketing in Spain

s.Currently, Gillette's strategy has been honed to a new level of sophistication. Each new model of razor has a unique design such that only blade refills made to those exact specifications will fit. ... secondary sales.Take a leading Gillette product that is successful in Spain for example. The Mach 3 razor is the world's only "billion-dollar razor" and the results are off the chart. Sales of the Mac ...

(2 pages) 22 0 0.0 Nov/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

Gillette Indonesia

(11 pages) 55 0 1.0 Dec/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

Paper on an advertisement that may be Ethically Questionable

leasure. (Grey, 2002)Another commercial that sparked interest within this TRL hour was Venus female razor advertisement. This commercial used a method that appealed to the people watching (especially ...

(2 pages) 439 0 0.0 May/2009

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing