Essays Tagged: "standpoint"


ost overwhelming theme. Allthroughout the play, all of the characters appear as one thing, with one standpoint, and one outlook.However on the inside, all of these characters are completely different. ...

(5 pages) 80 1 4.4 Feb/1997

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

Chaucer - Pardoner's Tale

dge and experience of being a sinner himself, the Pardoner is able to give advice from an impartial standpoint.Possessing the gift of persuasion, the Pardoner can guide people to pursue a life under G ...

(2 pages) 81 0 4.8 Oct/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Post Acute Withdrawal (P.A.W)

ange in alcoholics has been documented in 75-95% of recoveringalcoholics tested from a neurological standpoint. These symptoms begin to appearin 7-14 days after abstinence and can continue for a perio ...

(4 pages) 32 0 3.0 Nov/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Drugs & Alchohol

An Argument for the Legalization of Drugs. Based on John Stuart Mills' "Revised Harm Principle"'

t its citizens from using drugs if they choose to do so. This essay will address the issue from the standpoint of John Stuart Mills' 'Revised Harm Principle",' which asserts that people should be free ...

(4 pages) 126 0 3.9 Jul/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Drugs

Ray Bradbury's "The Martian Chronicals" Term Paper

, Ray Bradbury provides a glimpse into the future that not only looks atpeople from a technological standpoint, but from a human one as well. His well crafted, almost poeticstories are science fiction ...

(5 pages) 43 0 3.0 Mar/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Comparison between Henry David Thoreau and Herman Melville. They Focused their writings on how man was affected by nature. They translated their philosophies though both the portrayal of their protago

rted and experienced through the eyes of Ishmael. Melville's use of the third person's biographical standpoint exposes conflicting viewpoints that were both in agreement and disagreement with Ahab's q ... ory line and expostulate his own philosophies. In contrast, Thoreau, wrote from an autobiographical standpoint revealing his own internal conflicts with mans struggle against nature. In, Walden - A li ...

(7 pages) 110 0 3.5 Feb/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

It's an essay about 2 different treatments of Macbeth on screen. It's a pretty decent paper. it's written pretty casualy, but it's good for a first person report.

on in high school a few years back, but decided to watch it again from a more critical and educated standpoint. I found the film to be very violent both then and upon watching it again found myself cl ...

(5 pages) 57 0 3.0 May/2002

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

An esaay evaluating and explaining symbolism and rhetoric devices used in the novel The Stranger

ity of society, but religion and the legal system as well. By writing in the first person (from the standpoint of Meursault), he draws in the reader, making the evils of society more prevalent. The su ...

(3 pages) 55 0 3.7 May/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Pierre Bourdieu and Plato: Both proclaim the truth is the right approach to life.

, we can affect many other areas, such as democracy and morality, in a positive manner.From a moral standpoint, living a life of truth is on in which there are always rewards. If one chooses to live b ... ections, just propaganda from the candidates. Some of which is also subject to fallacy.From a moral standpoint, Bourdieu wants that the television industry doesn't fool the public. By convincing them ...

(9 pages) 63 1 3.5 Nov/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Comparative Philosophy & Ethics

"The Voice of Choice" Compare/Contrast essay on the issue of abortion. Persuasive from the Pro-Choice (for abortion) viewpoint.

abortion. In addition, women have full control to make decisions concerning their bodies. From this standpoint, it is believed that life does not begin until birth. Pro-choice activists do not encoura ...

(4 pages) 552 1 4.4 Nov/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

The Brutal Conditions of Slavery

the English public against slavery. Based on this narrative, I can now give a clear opposition and standpoint against slavery because of the way that Equiano exemplified what slavery was really like. ...

(4 pages) 89 0 3.0 Nov/2002

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights > Black Awareness & Racism

What factors explain the Persian (Archaemenid) empire's survival for two hundred years?

son Cyrus was thus also grandson of Cyaxares. This join with the Medes gave the Persians the strong standpoint they needed in the near Middle East up until early/mid 4th century in order for them to e ...

(8 pages) 75 0 3.9 Nov/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > Middle Eastern History

The Pains of Withdrawal: An Analysis and Explanation of S.T. Coleridge's "The Pains of Sleep"

ymptoms is the fact that his is still using Ether for his "fits" (Abrams et al. 462). From a poetic standpoint, "The Pains of Sleep" is well layered, interesting, and if one is simply reading it, is e ...

(4 pages) 68 0 4.3 Mar/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

The similarities and differences of terrorism now and in the past.

rty". They used violence against those responsible for carrying out the Stamp Act. From the British standpoint, this may have been considered terrorism. From the colonist's standpoint, this was standi ...

(2 pages) 208 5 2.1 Mar/2003

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

Why is Islam perceived as a threat to the west? What justification is there in viewing Islam as a political threat to the west?

don't care to, understand it. Because of this, a lot of people's perception of Islam comes from the standpoint of ignorance and they treat Muslims and Islamic issues accordingly.One of the reasons tha ...

(4 pages) 204 1 3.3 Jun/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays

The unethical practices of Enron through appeals to logos, pathos, and ethos (logic, emotion, credibility).

ithin the corporate structure. These are essential concepts that are often absent from a managerial standpoint. Corporate social responsibility should exist within every company's infrastructure; howe ...

(7 pages) 355 1 4.8 Jul/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

"There eyes were watching god" by Zora Hurston.

hin the novel, yet are perfect complement to each other when one examines the book from an external standpoint.Hurston clearly intended for the reader to distinguish between the diction in her narrati ...

(2 pages) 48 0 5.0 Sep/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

The Power of the United States Presidency.

erican democracy. The president has the power to influence Congress, the power to sway the public's standpoint on things, and the power to partly control war. If Rossiter was asked "How powerful is th ...

(3 pages) 101 0 3.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

Review of Agamemnon and His Daughters. A play classified as a Greek Tragedy.

a that we learned from Aigisthus how the curse had been placed upon Atreus children. From an Ethics standpoint, it would lead you to believe that the Greeks believed in Hard Determinism, as a moral co ...

(2 pages) 48 0 5.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Performing Arts

Character sketch of Atticus Finch from "To Kill a Mockingbird" by Harper Lee. Discusses his morals and sense of justice.

e rural county of Maycomb, Alabama, relates the events surrounding a dark trial from a young girl's standpoint. The defendant, a black man wrongly accused of the raping and beating of a white woman, w ...

(4 pages) 52 0 4.5 Jan/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers