Essays Tagged: "Seduction"

Evil in Women and its Effect on Macbeth

at is not.' (1.3.140-143). Throughout Shakespeare's play, we see that Macbeth is the victim of evil seduction by women. In the above quote the evil is perpetrated by the witches. Lady Macbeth also pla ...

(3 pages) 49 0 3.0 Apr/1997

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

This is an essay on the woman in the Odyssey and their influences on his travels.

effect on the plot. They wielded their influence through typically feminine skills and attributes: seduction, supernatural powers, intelligence, and beauty. Some of the women of The Odyssey influence ... Instead, she directs the action of Odysseus by utilizing her beauty.Calypso also used her powers of seduction, beauty, and supernatural powers to affect the actions of men. Calypso was a goddess who p ...

(4 pages) 112 0 3.1 Jun/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Classical Studies

how female characters in the Odyssey are important and help the story progress

effect on the plot. They wielded their influence through typically feminine skills and attributes: seduction, supernatural powers, intelligence, and beauty. Some of the women of The Odyssey influence ...

(5 pages) 228 3 3.7 Oct/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays

"The Incorruptible Leader": Maximilien Robespierre, an interesting man in France's history.

re, had seduced Jacqueline-Marguerite Carraut, who was the daughter of a brewer. The outcome of the seduction was the famous Maximilien Robespierre. His family life was not extremely cheerful, and the ...

(6 pages) 84 2 4.2 Apr/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Money in Morocco.

Money in MoroccoAfter reading the article Money and Seduction written by Raymonde Carroll, I found that money is always mentioned during Americans conve ...

(3 pages) 33 0 0.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics > Foreign & International Economics

"Where are you going, Where have you been" by Joyce Carol Oates vs. the Smooth Talk movie when dealing with minor characters.

his story came from Christina Marsden Gillis' article "'Where Are You Going, Where Have You Been?': Seduction, Space, and a Fictional Mode," where it was stated that the story is "about endings: the e ... different topic.Work CitedGillis, Christina Marsden. "'Where Are You Going, Where Have You Been?': Seduction, Space, and a Fictional Mode." Studies in Short Fiction, 18 (Winter 1981): 65-70.Oates, Jo ...

(7 pages) 240 0 3.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

A woman in Ancient Roman times.

influence that she so desired, Agrippina used many methods, such as family background and ancestry, seduction, marriage and assassination. All these methods helped her to gain popularity, elevate her ... to elevate her position and gain her favour among the people.Secondly, Agrippina used the method of seduction to help gain power and influence. Suetonius implies that Agrippina seduced Claudius, as he ...

(4 pages) 61 0 4.0 Aug/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History > Roman History

Baz Lurhman describes 'Moulin Rouge' as "Audience Participation Cinema". Analyse the techniques he uses in the opening of the film, to remind us that "we are watching a movie"

hing a movie"'Moulin Rouge' is a fanciful, feast for the eyes, provocative display of raw emotions, seduction, titillation and lost love. The contrived plot recounts a witty love story, revealing the ...

(18 pages) 119 0 5.0 Jan/2004

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

Seduction in Richard 3

lready weak in mind and heart and need him as a dependent. Clear cases of this can be seen with his seduction of Lady Anne and with the persuasion of the citizens.At first Lady Anne despises Richard a ... laying] true ornaments to...a holy man" (III,vii99-100). Richard uses another element of the art of seduction to swing the citizens his way. In Anne's case he persuaded her by faulting her for his act ...

(3 pages) 40 0 5.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Comparison of speeches between Rodolphe and the councilman in Madame Bovary by Gustave Flaubert

To further illustrate the seduction of Emma into an affair with Rodolphe, Flaubert juxtaposes the speech Rodolphe makes to Emm ... people of Yonville at the Agricultural Show. Both Rodolphe and the councilman use the technique of seduction in order to gain their own selfish desires. By praising the people of Yonville for their h ... demonstrates the similarities of both characters' speeches as they use their powerful techniques of seduction to obtain their desires.The councilman begins his persuasive speech asking the people, " ' ...

(7 pages) 29 0 4.3 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Importance of Carnival in Aphra Behn's The Rover

the colonial reign of Spain, a large cast of characters becomes embroiled in scenes of infidelity, seduction, misrepresentation, and elaborate swordplay, which create tension and confusion in additio ...

(4 pages) 103 1 4.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

In Volpone How Does Jonson Use Celia to Portray His Message of Crime and Punishment to His Audience?

Volpone as she exposes his complete lack of virtues. A clear example of this is Volpone's attempted seduction of her. The turning point of the play comes when she refuses Volpone's advances, denying h ...

(4 pages) 42 0 5.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

School Shootings in Mainstream American Comic Books

story--the building under siege was an American high school. My first thought was of Batman: Seduction of the Gun by Alan Grant and Jim Aparo. The piece, which has taken attacks from parents' g ... escription of what the bullets did to the Waynes' bodies. Dennis O'Neill, who at the time of Seduction's publication was the editor of DC Comics' "Batman Family" of books, has a long history of ...

(3 pages) 30 0 5.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

Revenge as a Cycle between Adam and Eve.

he essence of Revenge goes back to the everlasting struggle between Adam and Eve. We all know Eve's seduction for Adam to eat the forbidden apple, which contributed to their allied punishment and damn ...

(3 pages) 33 0 0.0 Jun/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Drama

Daniel Defoe - Two Tales of Sexuality

ips. "Twelve Year a Whore, five times a Wife," Flanders lives an extraordinary life of survival and seduction, utilizing her greatest asset---her beauty---to help her rise above her meager beginnings ...

(6 pages) 30 0 4.2 Mar/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors

In the poem "Seduction" by Eileen McAuley does the poet wish us to feel sympathy for the girl represented in the in the poem?

The first part of the poem "Seduction" is a story about a young girl who is seduced by a boy after the party, and consequently b ...

(4 pages) 3837 0 1.7 May/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

Dangerous Liaisons

almont who is played by John Malkovich. Together, they decide to pass the time by playing a game of seduction, lust, and revenge with people they interact with. Isabelle de Merteuil used to date a guy ... three. Another similarity is when Sebastien accepted Isabelle's suggestion, but also suggested the seduction of Maria. Another similarity is the way Maria's clothes. In the movie Maria who is played ...

(5 pages) 29 0 3.7 Jun/2005

Subjects: Art Essays > Drama

Statutory Rape.

pe laws have a checkered past. The primary purpose was to protect the virginity of young women from seduction and unscrupulous men who were unwilling to pay with his hand in marriage. However, a man c ...

(3 pages) 101 3 4.3 Aug/2005

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Human Rights

Not So Innocent: "The Crucible" by Arthur Miller.

certain situations, that same intelligence and hungriness for power could have easily helped in her seduction of John Proctor.Abigail Williams is, first and foremost, a liar behind an innocent disguis ...

(4 pages) 25 0 5.0 Nov/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Finding Mind In Women; John Donne's "The Flea" and "Love's Alchemy" compared to Andrew Marvell's "To His Coy Mistress"

Common topics for poems throughout the ages include romance, seduction and women. Many male poets have written sonnets in which the speaker attempts to lure a wo ... a convincing argument to the woman so that she will drop her defenses and give in. The language of seduction in Donne’s “The Flea”, and Marvell’s “To His Coy Mistress” u ... d in women” by presenting examples of intelligent women who are not easy to convince.Different seduction strategies work for different female characters. A highly emotional woman is likely to be ...

(6 pages) 32 0 5.0 Mar/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry