Essays Tagged: "shallow"

Speech Analysis on Henry IV, Part One - Act 3, Scene 2

e of affairs in England, theykept him oblivious to the growing dissatisfaction of the populace.With shallow jesters and rash bavin wits,Soon kindled and soon burnt; carded his state;Mingled his royalt ...

(6 pages) 73 0 5.0 Oct/1996

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

The Hound of the Baskervilles

fiction are there to entertain and this book entertained me. Even though this book may seem just a shallow and ancient it comes alive with all of the detail put into it and through the theme of the b ...

(2 pages) 103 1 4.0 Mar/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

"The Great Gatsby " , a tragic tale of love , by F. Scott Fitzgerald

tting his point across. When he makes his ideals heard, his actions are wasted on a thoughtless and shallow society. It is also Gatsby's ideals that blind him to reality.When he first meets Daisy Buch ... One could wonder if Daisy is worth the adoration Gatsby bestows on her. He truly loves her, but her shallow, materialistic nature must have "tumbled short of his dreams" (101) at some point.Gatsby is ...

(3 pages) 75 0 4.4 Feb/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > "The Great Gatsby" by F. Scott Fitzgerald

African Salvery and Reparation

ion that they have so struggled to free themselves. Whilethe arguments against reparations may seem shallow or self-serving toadvocates of such a system, upon examination, the logistics of what togive ... ey, it need not be asked for under guise of slavereparations. We ought not bestow these requites of shallow money andassistance on Africa - it would distinguish them as somethingdifferent, and entrenc ...

(6 pages) 265 2 3.0 Apr/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > African Studies - History

Leo tolstoy reberth by death(Death of Ivan Ilyich)

erialistic motives, but never by conscience. His contact with his wife and children was limited and shallow because he didn't find pleasure in this. His life satisfied him when he was healthy, but whe ...

(1 pages) 117 0 3.5 Jan/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

"Man's Inhumanity to Man," Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain

people are treated unreasonably in financial matters, physical dealing with each other or people's shallow mined racial views; these are all a part of life. This maybe only one aspect of society, but ...

(4 pages) 63 0 4.8 Sep/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

"Cash Money Millionaires". An essay about our culture and society explaining how our values are warped. We value money, greed and power. What happened to humanity?

is be a wake up call that something should be done to change our mixed up values? Americans are too shallow. We focus only on things we can physically touch and see. Our reflection and the reflection ...

(2 pages) 237 4 3.4 Nov/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Against Smoking This is a persuasive essay and describes many reasons why you wouldn't want to be a smoker.

effects on your body are immediate. Your pulse increases and your breathingbecomes faster and more shallow. Plus your circulation begins to drop. Before youknow it, you will have heart disease. Also, ...

(1 pages) 34326 5 3.9 Dec/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Metaphoric Writing Assignment

talents, joys and eccentricities. Sometimes, we lose our sense of direction and end up in water so shallow that we become beached. This process causes us never again to enjoy the depths of the cold d ...

(2 pages) 67 1 3.8 Jan/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

The Plight of Daisy in The Great Gatsby

that all that we know about Daisy Buchanan comes through Nick. Most readers see her as superficial, shallow and foolish but this outward appearance is Daisy's attempt to conceal how she really feels. ...

(1 pages) 46 1 2.4 Feb/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > "The Great Gatsby" by F. Scott Fitzgerald

"Falling Into The 'Hot' Trap," a review of ABC's reality TV series "Are You Hot?" Discusses how the show is mentally, physically, and monetarily destructive to young women.

The reality television series, "Are You Hot? The Search For America's Sexiest People" is shallow and dangerous. The whole idea of this eye-candy-fest is to find the two newest "sex symbols" ... around with a "tell me I'm beautiful" look in their faces while probably starving inside. They are shallow enough to believe that they are the sexiest person in America. Some quotes from one episode ...

(7 pages) 124 0 4.2 Apr/2003

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

The Tasmanian Tiger (Thylacinus cynocephalus).

owish brown, with about 16 to 18 dark vertical bars on the back and rump and short, thick fur. In a shallow pouch, opening rearward, the female carried two to four young at a time. Their feet have fiv ...

(3 pages) 37 1 4.2 Apr/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

Barbie.

sire to show off to others. I assume that people who want a lifestyle like what Barbie promotes are shallow and empty. There is no internal substance, only what shows on the outside is of prime import ... very insistent as she begs to have the dolls with 7 "pleases" until she gets them. I think she is a shallow person also because of the only game she plays with the dolls is very shallow. It is about s ...

(3 pages) 111 2 4.5 May/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

Is Cosmetic Surgery Really Safe?

lives to become more attractive? I feel that the answer is no; our lives are not worth something as shallow as beauty.According researcher Marian Segal, one of the most popular cosmetic procedures for ...

(4 pages) 103 0 4.6 Aug/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

"Renaissance Education" Its about the differences in education during the renaissance.

ty. If a man did not learn the subjects known by others or how to dance, act, horse ride, and other shallow common subjects he will be missing out on the extra decor that is gained from knowing them ( ...

(1 pages) 156 3 4.3 Aug/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

"Fahrenheit 451", by Robert Frost.

This society is self destructive in many ways, the government is over controlling, people are lazy, shallow and intolerant, and there is loss of relationship in family life. Fahrenheit 451 is a very f ... eit 451 shows us that this society is headed for self- destruction is that all the people are lazy, shallow, and intolerant. They are lazy because all they do is watch television all day long, and the ...

(3 pages) 80 2 3.0 Sep/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Poetry

Annalysis of the conflicts of Biff Loman (Arthur Miller, Death of a Salesman) and how they are resolved.

s He wanted, however, to seek the truth about himself as he found out that his father's morals were shallow and illusions were false. Eventually, as he confronted his reality, Biff was able to free hi ... ed his was living in reality.In the same setting, Biff found out about his father petty beliefs and shallow mind. In example of this, though he is arrogant and proud, Willy did not hesitate to borrow ...

(3 pages) 52 0 3.0 Sep/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

"The Lady with the Pet Dog" by Anton Chekhov.

sure why she was in Yalta. Chekhov shows this by stating, "...and though he secretly considered her shallow, narrow-minded, and dowdy, he stood in awe of her, and disliked being at home." Not yet fort ...

(4 pages) 171 0 3.7 Oct/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

"Brave New World" by Aldous Huxley.

ent to prove that all emotions are necessary to being.Without commitment to religion, people become shallow and dehumanized. In Brave New World, Bernard doesn't participate in the Solidarity Service b ... n. By comparing the Solidarity Service and Indian ritual, Huxley offers the reader a choice between shallowness and dehumanization or the pain that comes with commitment. In relating this scenerio to ...

(2 pages) 30 0 1.7 Nov/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Symbolism used in Arthur Miller's Death of a Salesman. In particular, the three main uses of symbolism mentioned include machines, diamonds, and garden seeds

In Arthur Miller's Death of A Salesman, the shallow ideals of the American Dream are explored and come to a ruinous close. Willy Loman is a sale ...

(4 pages) 96 1 4.1 Dec/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American