Essays Tagged: "subconsciously"

critical analysis of change in A Tale of Two Cities

ey have.However, other themes become apparent through the course of the piece, eitherconsciously or subconsciously. One such theme is a reversal of characters in A Tale ofTwo Cities. Individuals and g ...

(2 pages) 75 0 3.7 Jan/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Charles Dickens

This Just In: Superstition Gives A Sense of Control! Response to Dorit Rabinyan's Persian Brides. Thesis Paper; Superstition as theme.

ve her characters use superstition and curses so often? Do the characters' fulfill their prophecies subconsciously, or do these premonitions and fears really have substance? Does superstition have a m ...

(6 pages) 69 0 3.8 Apr/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

"The Metamorphosis" by Kafka as a social criticism

ple throughout society.This story shows how Gregor has worked for his family in thepast, and how he subconsciously thought he had control over them.He works at an intolerable job of hard work to suppo ...

(4 pages) 197 0 3.9 Oct/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Character In "The Yellow Wallpaper" by Charlotte Perkins Gilman

her brother are well-known physicians. They use their power to control the main character, perhaps subconsciously, to feel what they think a woman should feel. For example, the woman tells the men sh ... rom the main character Gilman gives us the impression that the main character is describing herself subconsciously. Another example of the main character's resemblance to the woman in the wallpaper is ...

(6 pages) 230 0 5.0 Apr/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Everyone in " A Man For All Seasons" by Robert Bolt, is pursuing their own ends. What makes More special?

n of others and live chiefly for personal profit. All, except for one. Sir Thomas More is a man who subconsciously is a slave to his conscience. He executes selfless acts in order to do what he knows ...

(9 pages) 78 0 3.0 Dec/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Paralangue and Kinesics

The use of kinesics and paralanguage in everyday life is the mostprominent use of persuasion we use subconsciously. They are usedsubconsciously because you may not know what they mean. Which cancause ...

(8 pages) 133 1 3.0 Jan/1997

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

A Separate Peace: character relationship between Phineas and Gene

John Knowles, the characters of Phineas and Gene were best friends, roommates, and soul mates. Gene subconsciously wanted to be Finny, and he succeeded in becoming a part of Finny. "I lost part of mys ...

(1 pages) 47 0 3.0 Nov/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Title: "What is a Human?" Uses two of Kafka's works to describe what it means to be human.

how we view ourselves.Humans are naturally inclined towards aggression and selfishness. We are all (subconsciously or not) egoists seeking power and wealth. This natural competitive drive lends itself ...

(5 pages) 153 1 4.8 Feb/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

"Hunger as an idealogy."

f yogurt on a spoon that no one is partaking in. What is this advertisement attempting to say? It's subconsciously stating that it should be consumed only one small spoon at a time. For if it was cons ...

(3 pages) 84 0 5.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

"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.

on a contestants' body. Meanwhile, I (and probably many other average teenagers) am sitting at home subconsciously measuring myself up to these wanna-be models and I realize that I don't like the way ... mall fraction that makes up a person. The show's viewers are also victims of rejection because they subconsciously compare their own bodies to the ones on TV. "Are You Hot" completely alters ayoung wo ...

(7 pages) 124 0 4.2 Apr/2003

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

Star wars generic core explanation.

People naturally make sense of the world by "simplifying" it. They are constantly and subconsciously classifying and grouping each object, event or action that takes place. Thus genres a ... e with UFO's, alien planets, satellites, space stations, galaxies, ect, we automatically and almost subconsciously group the two films together, seeing them as similar and putting them in a genre, a s ...

(3 pages) 63 0 3.7 May/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies

How Holden Caulfield, the protagonist in J.D. Salinger's "Catcher in the Rye" subconcioulsy protects the innocence of childhood.

ding children on a pedestal and dismissing adults as "phonies." Holden, though he does not know it, subconsciously protects the innocence of childhood within his mind.In the book, Holden constantly re ... ound New York, many times he has an impulse to call Jane but does not. He never gives a reason, but subconsciously, he realizes that if he calls Jane, he will have to face a new person, who may have l ...

(3 pages) 31 0 4.0 Jun/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Diagnosing and Treating "John's" Phycological Problems -- sociocultural, behaviorist, and neurobiological approaches.

ildhood and his current life and really focus on his close relationship with his mother. John could subconsciously be trying to forget things, like his date, so that he can stay at home with his mothe ...

(2 pages) 29 0 3.4 Sep/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

This is a comparison between critcal thinking and decision making

your thoughts, you observe others and their actions, and rule on many subject matters. Many do this subconsciously, but in the end, it comes down to you building on your critical thinking and making d ...

(4 pages) 192 0 4.2 Dec/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

Addiction - Does it exist or is it a state of the mind? by Saaim Khan

trist observing the following:"Insomniacs are, in most cases, people who have convinced themselves (subconsciously) that they do not need sleep, thus, suffer from the lack of it."So, it is, in my view ...

(2 pages) 43 1 3.5 Mar/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Current Issues

"The Edible Woman" by Margaret Atwood

ubtle, yet most common ways Atwood displays this theme is through predator and prey imagery. Marian subconsciously sees Peter, her fiancé, as well as certain other people that surround her as p ... nd" (p. 75). She identifies with the rabbit in the story, and could not see it in her mind because, subconsciously, she is the rabbit. Later on the same evening, Peter proposes to Marian. Looking at h ...

(7 pages) 4922 0 4.5 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Gender roles: The times they aren't a changin'

en to a woman's beliefs and ideas based on who she is as a person. I must admit however, that I may subconsciously view women as, "warmer and more nurturing then males." If I were to have plans to go ...

(2 pages) 52 0 5.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

Subliminal Messaging

ion, advertising in magazines and newspaper, audiocassettes, etc Are you sure that you aren't being subconsciously manipulated into making decisions that you wouldn't normally make? Are you sure that ... giving me a hundred?If you didn't consciously perceive "secret messages" but you did perceive them subconsciously, then they would be called subliminal. The word "subliminal" literally means "below t ...

(9 pages) 87 0 3.7 Mar/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies > The Media

Analysis of Guy Vanderhaeghe's Short Story, "The Watcher" In relation to Margaret Atwood's essay "Survival: A Thematic Guide to Canadian Literature."

n the literature produce by authors and literary thinkers; whether or not it is done consciously or subconsciously. According to Atwood, in the United States "Frontier" is the unifying symbol, the exp ...

(5 pages) 39 0 3.5 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Comparison of "A Separate Peace" to War. Book by John Knowles

t, but there were many other things leading up to that event. When Gene shakes the limb (52), he is subconsciously sparking what had been building for a long time. World War II is started in 1939 by G ...

(2 pages) 23 0 3.0 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American