Essays Tagged: "visionaries"

Emergence of Violence in American Cinema

n present in film in one form or another. It was not until the late sixties and seventies that such visionaries as Stanley Kubrick, Martin Scorsese, Francis Ford Coppola, Sam Peckinpah, and William Fr ...

(6 pages) 333 4 4.6 Aug/1996

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies


cal acclaim and a wide audience. The term was subsequently used by all prominentsocial thinkers and visionaries to define other concepts of this kind.During the 19th century many attempts were made to ...

(8 pages) 190 0 4.5 Oct/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

The Necessity of Computer Security

ic computers emerged from university and military laboratories inthe late 1940s and early 1950s, visionaries proclaimed them the harbingers of a second industrialrevolution that would transform ...

(7 pages) 341 0 2.8 Jul/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science

A Brief History of Library Automation

g. When exploring the history of library automation, itis possible to return to past centuries when visionaries well beforethe computer age created devices to assist with their book lendingsystems. Ev ...

(6 pages) 103 0 3.8 Nov/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Library & Information Science

Triumphs and Tragedies of the International Monetary Fund & World Bank

have landed in Normandy, and the fall of the Axis powers was inevitably near. Already, the economic visionaries and idealists have gathered at Bretton Woods to discuss the future economy of the upcomi ...

(8 pages) 329 0 4.3 Feb/1997

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics > Foreign & International Economics

Review of "The Electric Kool-Aid Acid Test"

erance. An age in which seemingly anything could happen and through the eyes of a new generation of visionaries an age of enchantment and personal empowerment. I'm talking about none other than the ni ... xperience. The Pranksters come from sorted histories but eventually merge together, the intellects, visionaries, and weirdo's. By this time we begin to see the first signs of social awareness of what ...

(17 pages) 117 0 5.0 Nov/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Eleanor Roosevelt.

Eleanor Roosevelt1884-1962Eleanor Roosevelt was one of the greatest humanitarians and visionaries of our time. She had many life experiences and relationships that influenced her, creati ...

(5 pages) 102 0 4.0 Aug/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Interest Group Research Assignment (Sierra Club)

with others the wonders they found there. Muir was chief among these early wilderness explorers and visionaries. An immigrant who had been raised on a Wisconsin farm and educated at the University of ...

(7 pages) 118 0 4.5 Mar/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

The European Union extended

opean Union?PeaceThe idea of a united Europe was once just a dream in the minds of philosophers and visionaries. Victor Hugo, for example, imagined a peaceful 'United States of Europe' inspired by hum ...

(19 pages) 212 0 3.6 Dec/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

Was Adolf Hitler a Madman or Genius?

can complete this definition and be given the title of 'genius'. Among this cadre of intellectuals, visionaries and innovators, we discover a figure most unexpectedly. A small man, wearing an awkward ...

(16 pages) 88 0 4.0 Jan/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War II

Trace of America's Begginning's through Literature.

nt of animals and plants that the Europeans had never known existed.The Puritans were single-minded visionaries convinced of the rightness of their beliefs, but they were also practical and businessli ...

(22 pages) 312 0 4.7 Sep/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers

Techniques and Technologies of the Recording Studio

and variety of equipment involved" (Huber 1). Electric technology began to evolve in the twenties. Visionaries had begun experimenting with all sorts of electrified instruments. By the end of the 192 ...

(8 pages) 42 1 4.0 Sep/2006

Subjects: Science Essays > Technology

Sydney Pollack: A True Auteur

minent forms of media and entertainment in today's society. True filmmaking is realized by artistic visionaries who possess the ability to convey and communicate a story through the lens of a camera t ...

(8 pages) 1276 0 0.0 Apr/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers


ame the angel "mayor of the world", or to make him a general to help win all of the wars, and "some visionaries hoped that he could be put to stud in order to implant on earth a race of winged wise me ...

(2 pages) 311 0 1.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

In the story “A Very Old Man with Enormous Wings”

ind felt that he should be promoted to the rank of five star general in order to win all wars. Some visionaries hoped that he could be put to stud in order to implant on earth a race of winged wise me ...

(3 pages) 2404 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Poetry

The Fates of Visionaries and the Nature of Society Interpretation on Lord of the Flies by William Golding

#146;s novel, Lord of the Flies, uses Simon a “Skinny, Vivid little boy” (24) torepresent Visionaries in our Society. Simon from the start of the novel was different, which did notsit well w ... joritiesand minorities and amongst the minorities, a greater minority. Many of history’s great Visionarieswere a part of this greater minority.What sets these Visionaries apart from those other m ...

(4 pages) 12 0 0.0 Feb/2009

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Toyota Motor Sales ECO 360

Toyota Sales was created to function as headquarters for the United States market. As forecasted by visionaries Toyota's entrance in U. S. market would require full time involvement in the United Stat ... gh great achievements, by the 1970's Toyota became the best-selling import brand in America. As the visionaries anticipated, in the 1980's Toyota began manufacturing select vehicles in the United Stat ...

(29 pages) 129 0 2.3 Feb/2009

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management