Essays Tagged: "warmth"

America's Zoos

closed-in prisons (Hope, 1994). Their cages feel cold and desolate. The concrete floor provides no warmth and the atmosphere is sterile. The animals do not appear very happy in this closed-in environ ...

(9 pages) 153 0 4.4 Oct/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Zoology

The concept of Afterlife as explained through world's major religions

ght - that infamous 'light at the end of the tunnel.' (Randles 2) It gave out a strange, comforting warmth that enveloped him, easing his fears and relieving all doubts. George somehow knew what to do ...

(10 pages) 322 1 4.1 Nov/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

Letters from the heart. Why the Scarlet Letter is truly romantic.

, they all treat me like the sinner I am.It's coldoutside and as I wander from door to door seeking warmth and, perhaps, a little compassion frommy friends, I recieve neither. Perhaps I deserve it. Th ...

(2 pages) 77 0 4.5 Jan/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > "The Scarlet Letter" by Nathaniel Hawthorne

Christmas Carol

lder than I expected, especially after having spent most of the day shopping with Mickey inside the warmth of the shopping mall. The contrast between that inner warmth and the outer cold tugged at me ...

(4 pages) 54 0 4.0 Mar/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

A review of Walt Whitman's "Live Oak, with Moss"

g the wind, the water, fire and nature as his tools, Whitman encompasses the reader with a sense of warmth and love. Before venturing on to specifics, Whitman reveals the meaning of Live Oak, With Mos ...

(2 pages) 125 1 4.3 Jan/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Television and Commercialism

evision has concocted small, preset groups of images such as rainbows for happiness, red hearts for warmth, unicorns for magical regeneration, and blondness to indicate superiority ( 2). Images are ju ...

(6 pages) 195 0 4.1 Jan/1997

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies > The Media

Home is where the heart is

by the fireplace with my family. One thing that I love about home is that the feeling of safety and warmth. There has never been a time when I have not felt safe in my home. Home also has a certain sm ...

(4 pages) 220 1 3.0 Jan/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Edna, the main character in "The awakening" by Kate Chopin

, realizingwith some unaccountable satisfaction that no trace of passion orexcessive and fictitious warmth colored her affection, therebythreatening its dissolution.' (Chopin, 558).Edna doesn't know w ... eathing, when her wholebeing seemed to be one with the sunlight, the color, theodors, the luxuriant warmth of some perfect Southern day.There were days when she was unhappy, she did not know why,when ...

(2 pages) 85 0 3.0 Jan/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

A poetic Analysis of Archibald Lampman

ature, Lampmans poems often immediately assumed a tone of life, mirth,and a feeling of pleasure and warmth; the others formed a picture of death,hell, and hate all held together by the one problem tha ...

(6 pages) 40 0 3.0 Dec/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Poetry

This essay is written in the style of Edgar Allen Poe. It is called Impenetrable Darkness

ceeded past me leaving only a whisper and strong gush of ice cold wind waking me from my fantasy of warmth and safety. Shocked, I stood there, realizing I must flee from the freezing bite of the wind ... t the forest, up the street running panting, exhaustion over came me when I saw the bright light of warmth and protection of my humble home.

(2 pages) 49 1 3.4 Jun/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors > Edgar Allan Poe

Urban Heat Islands

known that two adjacent cities are generally warmer than the surrounding areas. This region of city warmth, known as an urban heat island, can influence the concentration of air pollution. The urban h ... , pollutants are carried into the heart of town, where they tend to concentrate.At night, the extra warmth of the city occasionally produces a shallow unstable layer near the surface. Pollutants emitt ...

(2 pages) 48 0 3.0 Nov/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

Detailed information on SOLAR ENERGY in essay form.

IntroductionThe sun is the source of all life on earth.Thanks to the sun, there is light, warmth and food on the earth. Many kinds of energy on earth originate from and through solar radiati ... times our yearly primary energy consumption. The bigger part of this solar energy has been used as warmth and daylight since time immemorial but has not been taken into account in the energy consumpt ...

(8 pages) 276 0 4.6 Nov/2002

Subjects: Science Essays > Earth Sciences

At the end of Macbeth, Malcolm refers to Macbeth and Lady Macbeth as 'this dead butcher...and his fiend-like queen.' To what extent do you agree with this judgement?

Lady Macbeth has to actually evoke evil spirits to help prevent her from feeling any compassion or warmth. The evil spirits 'unsex' Lady Macbeth and remove all feminine qualities from her, trading th ...

(5 pages) 239 3 3.9 Dec/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Shakespeare > Macbeth

Silk Screen

Its warm and cozy near the fireplace. The softness of the black leather sofa adds comfort to the warmth. Sally's crouched up on the floor in front of the fire, the orange red glow of the flames ref ...

(6 pages) 33 0 3.0 Dec/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Discuss the two predominant conflicts (the ideas of modern society and the impulses of primitive man.), in the novel "Lord of the Flies"

ortance of the fire. Ralph continuously stressed the necessity a fire for rescue primarily, and for warmth and cooking secondarily. As the novel progressed more and more of Ralph?s actions represented ... eat. Ralph?s priority (which represents and adults viewpoint) was to build shelters for protection, warmth and security. While Jack was determined and focused on hunting and killing a pig for meat. Th ...

(3 pages) 44 1 4.4 Mar/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

"One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich" by Alexander Solzhenitsyn - shows how various literary techniques are used to describe the development of Ivan's character.

in the rest of the excerpt as well as the novel. Prior to the zeks daily work they attempt to find warmth in the cold, deserted steppe. In describing this particular time, the author expresses that t ... also serves to further this attitude. The author uses detail in describing the method for acquiring warmth. This expresses the importance of getting warm, and therefore the overall acceptance of their ...

(3 pages) 92 1 5.0 Mar/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Public High Schools: Your Childs New Parent?

utside of the stall listening for "normal" sounds. The teacher then proceeds to check the urine for warmth and clarity before putting the sample into a package to be tested. This is exactly what happe ...

(6 pages) 81 0 4.6 May/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Physcian Assisted Suicide.

life, it does state that there is more to medicine than preserving life with surgery and medicine. Warmth, compassion and sympathy are to be taken into consideration, which may be implied that there ...

(2 pages) 71 0 4.0 Jul/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

"Piano and Drums" by Gabriel Okara.

and complex life has become. From "...simple paths with no innovation..." formed with "...the naked warmth of hurrying feet..." contrasting strongly with the modern day "...complex ways...," this reit ...

(2 pages) 15587 0 5.0 Jul/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature

Snowfall.

following youIt's just like snowfallAnd February rainInside this fortressSo warm and tearstainedThe warmth evaporatesInto the frigid chillAnd naught can replaceThe quiet and stillYou whisper secrets s ... ween the liesIt's just like snowfallAnd February rainInside this fortressSo warm and tearstainedThe warmth evaporatesInto the frigid chillAnd naught can replaceThe quiet and stillFirst it was the wind ...

(1 pages) 14 0 0.0 Jul/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry