Essays Tagged: "Warden"

The Shawhsank Redemption

racters are well complimented by the wise and simple old man, Brooks (James Whitmore), and the evil warden. The personalities of the Shawshank prison combined to form a sort of community. One never re ... is ironic because he has quit drinking himself. Andy then begins to work in the library because the warden hears of his talents in finance. This is where Andy first meets Brooks. He use this opportuni ...

(6 pages) 249 0 4.3 Jan/1996

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

Sheppard v. Maxwell, Warden. 3S4 U.S. 333, S6 S.Ct. 1507, 16 L.Ed.2d 600 (1966)

Sheppard v. Maxwell, Warden3S4 U.S. 333, S6 S.Ct. 1507, 16 L.Ed.2d 600 (1966)Facts: July 4, 1954, Marilyn Sheppard was mu ...

(2 pages) 106 0 4.4 Mar/2002

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Cases

Personal Identity, piece of diary

hink they are at what called the 'Good' side even though he is a brutal killer. Word from a retired warden. Over 80% of the prisoners ready to be executed still believes they are innocent.The way one ...

(1 pages) 84 0 2.7 Feb/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

Robert hooke

under Puritan rule, Hooke was fortunate to secure the sponsorship and guidance of John Wilkins, the warden of Wadham College. Wilkins had gathered around him a group of students who were mostly superi ...

(17 pages) 83 1 2.6 Oct/2002

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

This is an essay providing general info on the influence of the black panthers' Marxism on Capitalist society. Bibliography at end, Good quote up front.

mphasized language reveals their militant influence from early black power activists such as Donald Warden and Malcolm X. The Black Panthers were very clear about crediting their influences, as they b ... California. He initially fell under the influence of a UC Berkeley law school graduate named Donald Warden, who was one of the first to organize meetings about black issues in the community. Newton ha ...

(8 pages) 141 0 3.7 Oct/2002

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

Elaboration of No. 7 on the I Hate New Zealand Top Ten, as requrested by Yankee842

parking. If you have paid to park there for half an hour, one minute past that time and the parking warden is there to give you a $20-$40 fine depending on their arrogance.You get fined for paying bil ...

(1 pages) 211 12 4.2 Nov/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

Newton's Three Laws of Motion

came the associate of the French Academy of Sciences. He was elected to Parilment, then appointed a warden, and finally, President of the Royal Society. Newton was a master of science and mathematics. ...

(1 pages) 70 1 3.9 Feb/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Physics

Psychological effects on sexually abused children

ways there are a number of common effects". (Mayes, G.M., Currie, E.F., Macleod, L., Gillies, J.B., Warden, D.A., 1992, p.102). Physical evidence in child sexual abuse is rare, however the psychologic ...

(6 pages) 217 0 5.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

The challenges confronting a Corrections Manager/Administrator

ng correctional personnel. Increasing accountability directly impacts the ability to manage because wardens no longer have absolute control of their prisons or direct access to the governor. Civil ser ... challenging of the manager's authority. Unions indirectly affect the ability to manage because the warden can no longer determine pay, benefits, promotional standards, policy, or working conditions. ...

(2 pages) 143 2 4.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

The Shawshank Redemption as a dark fairy tale.

rison is built upon a social strata in which certain characters are portrayed as 'evil' such as the Warden or 'good' such as Andy. The ending sequence to the film is a link between the film and a fair ... inmates, the rape and assault shown by the sister's to Andy and also, the ruthless exploitation the Warden displays towards Andy, Tommy and the Prison's money. Nevertheless, the typical fairytale is l ...

(5 pages) 51 0 5.0 Jul/2004

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


eld Men's Christian Association Training School, established the basis of the sport when he asked a warden to nail two peach baskets to the gym balcony. (Dupree, 1) The young professor reasoned that e ...

(2 pages) 61 3 4.3 Aug/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

Solutions to a Perplexing Problem (On Prison Problems)

this, the prisoners have gone on a hunger strike. The hunger strike has gotten the attention of the warden. Now the problems are to be resolved, compromising were possible, in a satisfactory way for a ... of the guards, they fear for their own safety to the point of threatening a job action. The warden is upset about the situation because the guards and the civilian staff have both threatened t ...

(5 pages) 66 1 5.0 May/2005

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

"The Shawshank Redemption": plots in both the movie and the book, explanation on which was better.

same is happening in their system but instead of politicians as the figures of authority they have wardens. The novel better portrays the corruption in society because unlike the movie the novel has ... ovel better portrays the corruption in society because unlike the movie the novel has more then one warden. The novel has three wardens altogether. The first warden introduced is Byron Hadley whom was ...

(3 pages) 51 0 3.0 Nov/2005

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

Is Stanley Yelnats in "The Holes" adaptable?

ows he might get a day off for it, he still gives the chance to X-Ray without getting mad. When the Warden was watching them digging holes, it happened to be Mr. Pendanski saying something wrong to th ...

(3 pages) 13 0 4.0 Feb/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Review of the movie, "Shawshank Redemption".

the prison staff. His previous experience as a banker also earns him favor with the guards and the warden as he begins to launder money for them all. In return, Andy is permitted special privileges w ... er money for them all. In return, Andy is permitted special privileges which include working in the warden's office and building a library for the rest of the prison. But Andy's seemingly stoic accept ...

(4 pages) 68 0 5.0 Apr/2006

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

"Shawshank Redemption"

nists who value common beliefs that society shares today. While the sinful antagonist played by the Warden portrays different and unacceptable values, which challenge what we believe in and what we ac ... of justice and the abuse of authority come across quite strong and with the characterisation of the Warden initiating this corruption you are positioned to acknowledge the dishonesty that occurs behin ...

(4 pages) 52 1 5.0 May/2006

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

Shawshank redemption

hawshank Redemption.'The main characters in the film include Morgan Freeman - Red, Bob Ganton - the Warden, William Sadler - Heywood. It was set in the 1940's and spans about 20- 30 years in Mainsfiel ... ere are also other aspects of symbolism in the film to do with Jesus and the bible for example, the Warden says to Andy while holding the copy of Andy's bible, 'Salvation lies within', when it was mea ...

(6 pages) 32 0 0.0 Mar/2007

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

A Retrieved Reformation

by "realistic dialog" is that they said things that people would normal say. For example, when the warden accuses Jimmy of cracking open safes and Jimmy says, "Me? Why I never cracked a safe in my li ...

(2 pages) 3413 0 3.0 Apr/2001

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists


h the movie was viewed by many as one giant soap opera, in relation to the love affairs of Sergeant Warden and Private Prewitt, the love affairs, besides providing romantic cliches, illustrated disill ... ng only those on his prized boxing team, which he views as his ticket to promotion. Sergeant Milton Warden, the man who basically runs the company says, "That man would drown in his own spit if I didn ...

(7 pages) 365 0 0.0 Apr/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Holes By Louis Sachar

ys came to Camp Green Lake to build character digging holes (because of their bad behavior) for the Warden, Ms. Walker, who is selfish and has a bad temper. Stanley was sent to Camp Green Lake ... Lake or Juvenile Hall. Stanley thought it was just going to be another camp, but he was wrong. The Warden makes them dig mysterious holes because she is trying to find something. When Stanley and his ...

(1 pages) 893 0 0.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers