Essays Tagged: "Utopian"


wn power seen in today's world, nothing alone has contributed more to the near total destruction or utopian existence in humankind's evolution than time itself. And with that I will briefly recite my ...

(5 pages) 122 0 4.3 Sep/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Modern Philosophy

American Utopia

ooking for a better way of life. Why do they come to America and not Britian or Canada?The American UtopianMost people come America for the freedom we offer as a nation, but what is it these long and ...

(4 pages) 307 12 4.4 Jul/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Brief essay descibing interaction between an aspiring teacher and a classroom of students.

e.The night before I had rehearsed exactly what exactly what I was going to say and do to obtain my utopian classroom. I knew the material like the back of my hand, I knew the students, and I had a pl ...

(3 pages) 133 1 4.1 Jul/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Marvell's conception of time is ever changing in "To His Coy Mistress",

xcepted in a poem that seeks to convince by constructing an ideal and proceeding to demonstrate its utopian nature. In the world of would and should that we are immersed in before the pivotial "BUT" i ...

(3 pages) 113 0 4.0 Dec/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

2001 space oddysey

he set design successfully achieves a vision for the future that is neither dystopian, nor entirely utopian, yet extraordinarily positive on a revolutionary scale. Kubrik himself has never publicly di ... . It is for this reason that the futuristic vision expressed in this scene cannot be labeled simply utopian. What viewers are offered during this scene spans far beyond an idealistic version of the wo ...

(7 pages) 74 0 4.1 Jan/2003

Subjects: Art Essays

Plato's view of Justice in The Republic.

main theme of The Republic is to define justice and other virtues and to put forward an idea for a Utopian city-state based on his beliefs on justice and virtue to show how these ideals could be impl ...

(12 pages) 342 2 3.5 May/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Contemporary Philosophy

2001: A Space Odyssey.

the set design successfullyachieves a vision for the future that is neither dystopian, norentirely utopian, yet extraordinarily positive on a revolutionaryscale.Kubrik himself has never publicly disc ... rd.It is for this reason that the futuristic vision expressed in thisscene cannot be labeled simply utopian. What viewers are offered duringthis scene spans far beyond an idealistic version of the wor ...

(6 pages) 59 1 4.3 Jun/2003

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

Public School Vouchers.

. Politicians, parents, and teachers continuously tinker with public education, seeking an ultimate utopian system. Today, educational debate is harsher than ever. This is warranted as concern is high ...

(10 pages) 169 0 4.6 Jul/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

"Fahrenheit 451", by Robert Frost.

the best (Utopia). In Ray Bradbury's Fahrenheit 451, the world that Guy Montag lives in is an anti-utopian or a seemingly perfect place (Anti- utopian). Ray Bradbury tells of a society is run by the ...

(3 pages) 80 2 3.0 Sep/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Poetry

Utopian School System- The is a fictional essay that describes the author's improved school system.

Utopian County SchoolsThis essay is my portrayal of a theoretical school system that our educational ...

(3 pages) 55 0 4.6 Dec/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Descriptive Essays

The Conflict

ior year of high school and was having the time of my life day in and day out with my friends. This utopian life came to a halt, sooner than I would have liked unfortunately. Ironically, the detriment ...

(7 pages) 40 1 5.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

The Orgins of the Cultural Revolution. Talks about how the Cultural Revolution in China came about. May need some grammatical work.

sures were necessary to prevent the entrenchment of new vested interests in state and party. It was utopian in its aims, but disastrous in its results. While many people do not see any origins or caus ...

(6 pages) 133 0 4.1 Feb/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > Asian History


The book by George Orwell, "1984" is a novel that shows a depressing utopian portrait, a society ruled by severe absolutism. Orwell personifies his perceptions about a f ...

(4 pages) 30 1 5.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

The Shakers

, are members of the United Society of Believers in Christ's second appearing. They are one of many utopian farming communities of the early 1800's. The Shakers are more than a farming group, they wer ... Greenwood Press, 1998Issac, James and Iltman, Irwin. "Interpersonal processes in nineteenth century utopian communities: Shakers and Oneida Perfectionists" Utopian Studies Vol. 9, (1998):1.

(6 pages) 33 0 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

William Morris: News from Nowhere. Analysis of utopia.........

s the most famous work of one of the greatest British writers and thinkers, William Morris. It is a utopian picture of a future communist society, drawing on the work of Ruskin and Marx and written in ... hat the narrator will be encouraged by the glimpse of the happiness of the future.There are several utopian aspects in News From Nowhere, such as the "pleasurableness of work". It is explained that al ...

(2 pages) 62 0 5.0 Jun/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Utopia bubbles

ne of the most powerful forces that has shaped human social evolution for thousands of years is the utopian drive. Everyone seeks to find seemingly perfect conditions in which they can thrive and live ... enemies in the cause of restoring their people's old way of life and the freedoms now denied them."Utopian" and "utopianism" are words associated with impossibly idealistic, visionary reform. It may ...

(9 pages) 80 0 5.0 Jul/2004

Subjects: Art Essays

Women in utopia

Utopia is based on egalitarian principles, and these principles extend to issues of gender. Utopian women are allowed to work, vote, become priests, fight, and generally have just as much infl ... en are allowed to work, vote, become priests, fight, and generally have just as much influence over Utopian affairs as do men. True, some pragmatic constraints are placed on women. For example, they a ...

(1 pages) 19 1 3.0 Feb/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

A production design for the play oedipus rex by sophoclese with the ideas of artaud.

ons of dreams where its taste for crime, its erotic obsessions, its savageness, its fantasises, its utopian sense of life and objects, even its cannibalism, do not gush out on an illusory make-believe ...

(6 pages) 31 0 4.6 Mar/2005

Subjects: Art Essays > Performing Arts

POWER POINT- of 1984 by George Orwell

nges historical documents to make history seem like anything they wish. The novel is basically anti-utopian and anti-totalitarian. It represents a government such as the Soviet Union under Stalin.Slid ... hree- ThemesA major theme of the novel is that totalitarian governments corrupt absolutely and that utopian societies are not realistically possible. Another theme is that love overcomes loneliness an ...

(2 pages) 48 0 1.0 May/2005

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

The Ambiguous Utopias of Ursula Le Guin

IntroductionAfter the first World War the genre of utopian science fiction slowly started to disappear, almost vanishing later in the century. A new fi ... mes full circle with Shevek returning to the space port on Annares with its circular wall.Ambiguous UtopianismLe Guin, speaking of The Left Hand Of Darkness, has suggested that she does use her novels ... Darkness goes still further, examining a wide variety of issues as most of her novels do. They are utopian in the unambiguous sense of creating some comparative perfection as a distinction her worlds ...

(14 pages) 45 1 4.5 May/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors