Essays Tagged: "self expression"

Who is God

from assorted books, articles, poems and songs, Thompson shows the meaningful role the Altar had in self expression of the Africans. "The aim is to view black Atlantic art, especially in the New World ...

(3 pages) 93 0 3.2 Dec/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith


Self-expression is a way in which a person can express his or her thought processes through hand ges ... estures that people use in everyday life to express their feelings.Another method of expressing yourself is writing. People use journalsand diaries to express their inner thoughts and feelings. Throug ... h a deep, yet firm voice to get my attention. This is one conversation in which my mom expressed herself with a deep, yet firm voice:My mom: Craig! Get over here now!!me: What?mom: What time did you g ...

(3 pages) 75 0 4.0 Apr/1997

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

The Weapons and Armor of the Renaissance

nment and development across Europe. Individuals were becoming more interested in the importance of self-expression, scholastic achievement, literature, the sciences, art, and the world as it began to ... aissance. Rather, it is the implements of these wars. In any fight, a man must be able to defend himself and be able to attack when the time is right. In a battle or war, certain tools or devices are ...

(19 pages) 149 0 3.8 Jan/1996

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Analysis of Modern Concepts in "Self in 1958" by Anne Sexton

The 1950's were a time when conformity was popular, sameness was fashionable, and self-expression was discouraged. The new generation of cookie cutter Americans bought mass-produced ... locking away thoughts and problems of their own to go along with the popular lack of individuality."Self in 1958" describes how "fake" people with plastered on smiles go through life showing no signs ... ole models of America, for they had achieved the American Dream, but were also the most corrupt and self-serving. If the American Dream was about money and happiness, then they had achieved half of it ...

(1 pages) 74 2 4.4 Jul/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Poetry

In Yellow Raft in Blue Water, by Michael Dorris

thesis:In Yellow Raft in Blue Water, by Michael Dorris, Christine and Rayona shared journeys of self-expression through roads and methods that contrasted sharply, but both managed to reach the sam ... harply, but both managed to reach the same plane of understanding in the end.Traveling is a mean of self-expression of where one would like to be in life. The roads, vehicles, and attitudes on the roa ...

(4 pages) 60 0 5.0 Nov/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The History of Tattoos Before 1500

Tattoos are a popular, common, and moderately well accepted form of art and self-expression in modern society. Tattooing has been practiced among people for an amazingly extend ... al tattooing on the passage in the book of Leviticus which states that "... 'You shall not gash yourself in mourning for the dead; you shall not tattoo yourself.'" The next occurrence of the condemnin ...

(7 pages) 86 0 4.5 Dec/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

In your opinion what essential concepts should be included in a definition of marketing?

your performance etc. A social need is a way of fitting in, whilst an individual need is a means of self - expression. A need quickly turns into a want. A want basically is a need but with a specific ...

(2 pages) 189 2 3.9 Feb/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

Stevie Smith essay.

Poetry has been described as an "art," and the poem itself partially defined ashaving a certain "suggestive power." Many poets have taken full advantage o ... is"power" lent to them, and with their pen have set out to master the "art" of poetry in theform of self-expression and honest revelations concerning their very existence. Perhapsone of the lesser kno ... er mother and father only until the age of three, when herfather left the family. He established himself as a crewman on the White Star Line andbesides an occasional snapshot or postcard, he took no i ...

(7 pages) 56 0 3.0 Mar/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

Public school system's enforcing students to wear uniforms.

uality (Forbes, 1994.). The truth is that wearing uniforms does not put a burden on an individual's self-expression. By researching and studying both sides of the debate one can only believe that scho ... o perhaps a financial situation, will become more comfortable attending classes. This adds to their self-esteem and studies have proven that this extra confidence helps students excel not only sociall ...

(4 pages) 130 2 4.7 Apr/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

Modernism and examples from literature, painting, sculpture, and architecture.

rs 20 and 21, it's paramount that the thoughts that the artists and writers used to expressed their self were less strict than every before. Self expression flourished like wild flowers. By showing pe ...

(3 pages) 185 0 4.5 May/2003

Subjects: Art Essays

A View of Women in the Writings of Louisa May Alcott.

(Stern, Biography, p. 78). He thought that teaching Louisa to suppress her natural inclinations for self-expression and difference in favor of what he perceived as feminine habits was part of his job ... to rebel against are instilled in her mind and displayed in her everyday life. Much like Alcott herself, Jo is characterized as a talented writer. Her great talent, however, is greatly unappreciated ...

(9 pages) 82 1 5.0 Jun/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

All Dyed Out.

ople both young and old have been fascinated with the idea of hair coloring. Some do it as a way of self-expression and the others to hide the proof of their "coming of age". Statistics show that two ... es.According to Baily, a specialist in the area, "You may reduce the risk of cancer by exposing yourself to less hair dye - you probably shouldn't change your hair color every week". He continues to s ...

(6 pages) 39 0 3.4 Jun/2003

Subjects: Science Essays

Dancing to be heard.

the heart," said Tom Robbins.Martha Graham said, "Dance is the hidden language of the soul." For myself, dance is freedom. Through dance, I am able to express the boundless joy my soul feels when mus ... me to come out and express what I feel in words to people, but dance has opened up a new avenue of self-expression for me. I can express my individuality and what makes me unique when I dance. I am b ...

(3 pages) 78 0 3.7 Aug/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Performing Arts

Computer Addiction.

spend as much time as possible pursuing it - this could be an outlet for learning, creativity, and self-expression. Even in some unhealthy addictions you can find these positive features embedded wit ... them, and they can be who ever they want to be with out criticism. Most people feel less inhibited. Self-esteem and self-confidence is no longer an issue by using Internet.Older people battle with com ...

(7 pages) 231 1 3.9 Dec/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science

This essay is about Jazz's dominant affect on the social environment in America.

lysis of jazz artists' quest for recognition and acceptance, jazz patrons' pursuit of happiness and self-expression, and the use of freedom in jazz confirms the deep influence it had on America. No on ... n-Americans were receiving in a multitude of ways. Ellington was a very proper man who conducted himself perfectly (Jazz). He "stuck out" from the normal crowd of unkempt musicians because of his imag ...

(8 pages) 184 0 4.6 Feb/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

School Uniforms. Persuasive essay arguing AGAINST implementation of school uniforms.

sense of individuality." This quality of being an individual is exactly what schools, as havens of self-discovery and development, should be encouraging most. The schools, however, are now attempting ... evelopment, should be encouraging most. The schools, however, are now attempting to limit students' self-expression by implementing a uniform, an action based on questionable studies. The problems cau ...

(4 pages) 226 0 3.4 Mar/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

Halloween and Children

e that embraces the holidays carries traditions that allow the child to express its imagination and self-expression"Halloween literature is a vehicle that carries numerous images that may be interpret ...

(2 pages) 45 0 3.7 Mar/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community > Children and Youngsters

Comment on the main themes of the novel, particularly the focus on social control and conformity as well as individuality, self-expression and a sense of freedom:

mprises of other views such as the focus on social control and conformity as well as individuality, self expression and a sense of freedom. The tightly run mental asylum of Big Nurse is the abode of t ... asylum of Big Nurse is the abode of these themes and is merely a microcosm to the outside society itself. The patients are stripped of their identity as soon as they enter the complex, and through con ...

(4 pages) 35 0 5.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors

Harrison Bergeron

nd no conflict. But would you accept this at the cost of losing art, music, and almost all forms of self-expression? In the movie handicaps are issued to every person preventing them from surpassing a ...

(1 pages) 75 0 4.0 May/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

Cencorship of the Internet

d regarding the Internet is necessary for the full understanding of how unethical data broadcasts itself around the Internet. The Internet is a worldwide computer network of home, organizational, corp ... st novels from our schools, and is now threatening our very last hope of freedom of information and self-expression, the Internet. Now we need to save the Internet from this plague, or we will become ...

(4 pages) 58 0 3.0 May/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies