Essays Tagged: "Thor"

Description of several major characters in Norse (Scandanavian) Mythology, including Woden and Thor, and a brief look at the Ragnarok (end of the world).

arded as somewhat evil and sinister as opposed to more traditionally noble gods (Turville-Petre 53).Thor was to many Norsemen the most powerful and valiant god. He was the god of thunder and the defen ... iant god. He was the god of thunder and the defender of the world of men and the world of the gods. Thor's weapon was the hammer, and just the threat of it is enough to thwart just about whatever situ ...

(5 pages) 53 0 2.3 Oct/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Classical Studies > Mythology

Elements Of Life

s element would perhaps be named Sony-um, or Panasonic-ium. The second one that interests me is the Thorium. I'm intrigued by this element by a rather personal reason, for The Mighty Thor has always b ... ty Thor has always been my favorite comic hero. What surprised me is that I had always thought that Thor was a Greek God. Instead, he turned out to be a Scandinavian God. The third interesting element ...

(3 pages) 813 0 0.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Cause & Effect

tocross apparel company that will sponsor you. Most of the sponsors that will pick you up are: Fox, Thor, No Fear, Answer, & Mouse. The 2 best out of them all from my opinion are Fox and No Fear. ...

(2 pages) 2 0 0.0 Aug/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

A Selfish Wish

dark gray pelt. I could just barely make out the silhouettes of my fellow pack members. My brother, Thor, was invisible in the black of the night. But right now, nothing mattered except for the adrena ... ke this. At least, it used to be. Until that happened. What exactly was that you ask? It was before Thor took over the pack.That night, I trekked behind most of the pack members, tagging along, openin ...

(11 pages) 33 1 4.0 Oct/2007

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

Perceptual Maps in Marketing Simulation Summary. Phases of the simulation, the situation, recommended solution, and results will be discussed.

urrent product on the market by mapping consumer expectation of the product. The motorcycle company Thorr Motors perceptual maps were used to create a marketing plan to aid in maintaining a high brand ... r services and the impact of the product life cycle on marketing.Phase I (2x01)Sales of the Cruiser Thorr are decreasing. This is so because the Cruiser Thorr's target consumers are aging and their ta ...

(6 pages) 230 0 4.0 Apr/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

Using Perceptual Maps in Marketing

For my first assignment as Marketing Manager for Cruiser Thor I need to create a new marketing plan for an existing product in order to change its trend beca ... w marketing plan for an existing product in order to change its trend because sales of the existing Thorrs Motorcyle are decreasing while the motorcycle industry is doing just fine. This is due to its ... chose four parameters that were crucial in order to create the perceptual map for Cruiser Thor. The first parameter is lifestyle image which plays a vital position in the motorcycle industry ...

(5 pages) 54 0 5.0 Feb/2010

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

An Epic Influence

f has had a direct influence on the creation of many famous movie characters such as Marvel Comic's Thor. Many would agree the epic texts of great men with superhuman powers would be considered influe ... ke them unique to their period and audience.Even though these stories where created centuries apart Thor's character is highly influenced by Beowulf's story of pure strength, invincibility, fighting a ...

(3 pages) 0 0 0.0 Apr/2013

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature