Essays Tagged: "Skirt"

Dress code in public schooling in America

school. For example, if a simple shirt and tie with dress pants were worn byboys, and some type of skirt or dress for girls, baggy clothing would be eliminated whichcould hide weapons such as guns or ...

(3 pages) 177 2 3.0 Mar/1997

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

"Interpreter of Maladies" by Jhumpa Lahiri

to realize the error of her ways.Mrs. Das's clothes have a symbolic meaning. She wore a red checked skirt and a blouse. "The blouse was decorated at chest level with a calico appliqué in the sh ... i's job. She saw him as a way to help her interpret her problem. "He looked at her in her red plaid skirt and her strawberry T- Shirt, a woman not yet thirty who loved neither her husband nor her chil ...

(8 pages) 145 0 3.0 Jul/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

This Classification essay is about different strategies companies use in thier advertising to attract more customers.

mmercials, see the billboards, and see posters there is a woman wearing tight jeans, a tight skimpy skirt and a tight shirt. Or you see a man wearing perfect fitting jeans with his shirt off to show o ...

(2 pages) 107 0 4.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Military & International Conflicts & Security

Debone was twice as big as Craig and probably 100 pounds heavier. They do fight and surprisingly

h a preacher. His sisters friend sleeps around to get drugs. Smokey puts the moves on anything in a skirt. To so blatantly condone this kind of behavior is repulse. With the rampant spread of the Aids ...

(3 pages) 18 0 4.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Women Taking Action

of the revolution in fashion and society. The main dress styles were dropped waist lines and short skirts, and the popular dresses were called "Basque dress" or "Robe de style." These types of styles ... " These types of styles were a mixture between the straight silhouette and the old-fashioned belled-skirt. There were various combinations of fabrics that included silk, cotton, linen, and wool. Fabri ...

(6 pages) 118 1 4.7 Apr/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

College essay

m. I was taking a chance, rebelling against what was expected of me. I was never the type to wear a skirt, much less become a cheerleader. I never expected to develop a genuine passion for the art of ...

(2 pages) 47 0 3.0 Jun/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

Glass Ceiling

"Tremendous amounts of talent are being lost to our society just because that talent wears a skirt", this is a quote from Shirley Chisholm, the first African American women to be elected to the ...

(3 pages) 210 0 3.3 Nov/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues


dents seem to dress accordingly, like they were forced to. Hannah is wearing a sleeve-less shirt, a skirt, and sandals. Her dark blonde hair is down. She isn't the type to complain about anything, or ...

(1 pages) 106 3 3.4 Jul/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Descriptive Essays

A Vampire Story Part Four

e last glance at her self in the mirror. She was wearing a black halter top, a dark blue mini jeans skirt, and black combat boots that went up to her knees. Her hair was down. She never wore make up C ... he other three in the thigh holsters but she was wearing shorts so she changed quickly into a jeans skirt that reached mid thigh and she put the rest of the blades away. Hanna was glad Chris left his ...

(9 pages) 59 1 4.3 Aug/2005

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

A friendly foe: child sexual abuse

hood sexual abuse extremely disturbing. Sadly, that aversion has caused generations of Americans to skirt the epidemic rather than address it head-on. To avoid this infringement, neighborhoods should ...

(1 pages) 32 0 5.0 Apr/2006

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

"A Wrinkle In Time" Chapter 5 note

s like taking a short cut between two points. Mrs. Who demonstrates by taking hold of a part of her skirt in her left hand and another part in her right hand, and then bringing her hands together. Meg ...

(3 pages) 42 0 4.6 Apr/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Biographies

Dress codes

school. For example, if a simple shirt and tie with dress pants were worn by boys, and some type of skirt or dress for girls, baggy clothing would be eliminated which could hide weapons such as guns o ...

(3 pages) 47 2 3.0 May/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Ugly Betty...

Betty chose a pink and orange vest to go with her brown flower print skirt. She decided that a brown blouse would look nice under her vest as she thought it would pull h ...

(1 pages) 491 0 3.0 Feb/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Descriptive Essays

"A View from the Bridge", by Arthur Miller: What do you think of the development of the relationship between Eddie and Catherine?

ive concern with Catherine's appearance and way of dressing: "I think it's too short," he says of a skirt and "Katie, you are walkin' wavy! I don't like the looks they're givin' you in the candy store ...

(2 pages) 31 0 5.0 Mar/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Satire on Cheerleading

g (actually failing will get you kicked off by the administration), dye your hair blonde, wear your skirt half way up your ass, and have a positive eating disorder (any to make you skinny). With these ... f 18 have dyed blonde hair, and I can only thing of one slut (shh). Lastly, cheerleaders wear their skirts short to allow them to be at the peak of their flexibility. With longer skirts many cheerlead ...

(2 pages) 17 0 3.0 May/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Clothing And The Classroom

"Oh, look at her shoes, I've been wanting a pair like that!" "Look, she must shop at Walmart." "Her skirt is way short, I know what she does on the weekend." These are statements that might be made by ... on what they are wearing, they are stereotyped because of their clothing. For example, if a girl's skirt is just a tad too short, it is not fair to assume that one knows what she does on the weekend, ...

(2 pages) 344 0 0.0 Jul/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Spanish Script

ll of you feel? Vamos en el bosque ?Como se sinten hoy? Olga- Excited! Es emocionante Raquel- Is my skirt too long? ?Es mi falda demasiada larga? Beatriz- How do you feel Guadalupe? ?Como esta de Guad ...

(3 pages) 454 0 5.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Fashion Of The 19th Century

tighter as this fifteen-year period progressed.A few jacket bodices were separate garments from the skirts, but most bodices had the skirt attached in gathers. Bodices themselves often showed gathers ...

(1 pages) 499 0 3.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Frida Kahlo: 'Diego and I'

ss their relationship.Interpretation:The tears are an obvious symbol for pain. The red lips and red skirt are also symbolic of pain and passion. We know that Frida loved Diego against all reason and t ...

(2 pages) 17 0 3.0 Sep/2007

Subjects: Art Essays > Works of Art

The Special Successful Pattern of Urban Outfitters

IntroductionIn Urban Outfitters flagship store of Philadelphia, manager Laura O'Conner is showing a skirt which printed with pattern of sheep to customers. What is worth showing off is not that this s ... orth showing off is not that this skirt has any unique place in the design but the material of this skirt. It comes from a sheet.This Urban Outfitters flagship shop attracts a lot of young people ever ...

(19 pages) 40 0 4.0 Jan/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers