Essays Tagged: "alexander"

Book Review/Contrast of Keegan's MASK of COMMAND. 5 Parter (Total of 21 pp with bib and citations) Orig Attached. PART 3, Review of Chapter on Wellington

had failed, they would have shot me." -Wellington * * *Just as unfortunate was Keegan's summary of Alexander's formula for success, was my outlook on the three remaining leadership sketches I knew I ... ype of transmission.Furthermore, since it is Keegan's attempt to compare Wellington to the likes of Alexander the Great, Ulysses S. Grant, and even his Waterloo adversary Napoleon Bonaparte, it is wit ...

(5 pages) 119 0 4.5 Jan/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers

la vie de Monsieur Alexander Fleming

Monsieur Alexander Fleming a été soutenu chez Lochfield près de Darvel en Ayrshire, Ecos ... orsque dilué 800 fois. Il a appelé la pénicilline de substance active.Monsieur Alexander Fleming est un bon modèle de personnage médecin parce que il est un docteur, ...

(2 pages) 36 0 4.5 Jan/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers

An Exploration of Milan Kundera's book The Unbearable Lightness of Being.This essay explores the atmosphere that existed just before and after the 'Prague Spring' uprising of 1968.

re were open challenges to the one-party state, which was solely controlled by the communist party. Alexander Dubček, leader of the Slovak section of the Communist Party, reassured the Soviet lea ...

(7 pages) 85 0 3.9 Jan/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

This is a term paper for Western World Lit II (The Tragedy of Greed) Complete with Work Cited page

In the 1820's, a great literary author was emerging in Russia. Alexander Sengeevich Pushkin, with his varied style of writing, soon became a leader in Russian lite ... ly leads to destruction and never has a positive outcome.Work Cited:Debreczeny, Paul. "Introduction"Alexander Pushkin: Complete Prose FictionStandford: Standford University Press, 1983.Galenet Literat ...

(5 pages) 59 0 4.7 Feb/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The makeup of an educated adult.

sponsibility, intercultural understanding, and the willingness to be a life long learner educated. (Alexander, 2002). Fort Hays State views an educated adult as a person who is knowledgeable, civic, r ... and sometimes may take a lifetime, but a truly educated adult will not fail to learn it.Works CitedAlexander, M. (2002). Qualities of an educated person. Retrieved November 8, 2002 from http:/ ...

(6 pages) 158 1 3.8 Apr/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Alexander the Great as a Soldier and a Statesmen.

Alexander was a great military genius and elements of this were his speed of movement, his military ... hip. Obviously, he was lucky to have the highly trained and experienced Macedonian army behind him. Alexander led from the front and, although this was undoubtedly an inspiration to his troops, he too ... took foolhardy risks, displaying his irresponsibly at the same time. It is much harder to evaluate Alexander as a statesman. He had only just finished conquering his empire, and many of his administr ...

(5 pages) 64 0 0.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Rabbinical Judaism.

as a nation in their land, or have enjoyed a large measure of communal autonomy in foreign lands' (Alexander, 1984, p. 11). Rabbinical Judaism is the form of Judaism as we know it today. Within this ... years and from examination into this culture, will likely be around for thousands more.BibliographyAlexander, P.S. (Ed.). (1984). Textual Sources for the Study of Judaism. Totowa, N.J.: Barnes and No ...

(4 pages) 107 0 5.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

This is an essay that takes place in Ancient Rome, from the perspective of a Slave who was captured in war and must teach the children of his new master.

slaves lamented and wailed which is mourning the dead, for days. I ended up in the home of Augustus Alexander Socrates Plautus, my master. My job was to teach his children to make them ready and accep ... d thank me."CHILDREN!!!! Settle down," I roared as the children and I sat down for our first lesson.Alexander Remus, the oldest replied, "Now watch what you teach us, make sure it isn't blasphemy, and ...

(3 pages) 68 3 4.8 Nov/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

The Corruptness of the Church and the Reformation.

nd nuns although taking vows ofchastity still sexual relationships. Popes including Innocent VII andAlexander VI fathered and raised children. another problem was thatmany clergy members were illitera ...

(4 pages) 126 3 3.7 Nov/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

Lincoln M. Alexander and how he made a great effort to prevent racism.

Lincoln M. Alexander is the chair of Canadian race relations foundation. He grew up in the east end of Toronto, ... e color of his skin. His peers constantly called him names. After they called him names, Lincoln M. Alexander would always express his opinion, by saying something back to them. He also experienced a ... lot of racism when he was a law student at Osgood Hall, and when he was looking for work.Lincoln M. Alexander launched a campaign for anti-racism, a campaign that tries to give the message that people ...

(1 pages) 15 0 3.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers

Sexual ethics. THis essay was an anthropology based ethical argument as to the establishment of an ethics of sexual behavior.

Alexander ShoghiProf. McFaddenFinal Paper: Option OneSexuality to most people is a private issue bas ...

(8 pages) 124 0 3.3 Jan/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Homosexuality

Gettysburg: The Decisive Battle of the Civil War

place. "Losing at Gettysburg, the Confederates had lost more than they could well afford to lose." (Alexander, p. 328) "The Federals lost 23,000 men and the Confederates at least that many--which mean ...

(9 pages) 184 0 4.7 Feb/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History > North American Wars

Chapter 18 outline (World Civilizations)--The rise of Russia. What the book misses and what's wrong in it.

Alexander ZubarevChapter 18 outlineThe 1st sentence in the chapter is too basic. Russia's land empir ...

(5 pages) 43 0 3.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Das Idealbild von Aristoteles und Untersuchungen an alten Quellen.

1.EinleitungIm Jahre 332 v. Chr. fiel Ägypten dem makedonischen König Alexander dem Gro-ssen und seinen Truppen in die Hände. Nach seiner Krönung in Memphis zum ... rungen die Gründung einer Stadt betreffend.2.Die Gründung AlexandriasMit 20 Jahren musste Alexander der Grosse nach dem plötzlichen Tode seines Va-ters die Regierungsgeschäfte &uum ... Heer ein ihm weit überlegenes persi-sches Heer bei Issos zu schlagen. Dieser Sieg öffnete Alexander dem Grossen den Weg entlang der Mittelmeerküste. Bei Tyros kam es zu einer siebenmona ...

(25 pages) 26 1 4.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > Middle Eastern History > Ancient Egypt

The evolution and impact of Title VII, Civil Rights Act of 1964

e of legislation that has helped to shape and define employment law rights in this country (Bennett-Alexander & Hartman, 2001)". Title VII prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, age ... he Civil Rights Act, quickly became the most important arbiter of rights under the new law (Bennett-Alexander & Hartman, 2001). The workforce has drastically changed since the passage of the act. ...

(4 pages) 620 0 4.5 Mar/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Essay on Guns--about 500 word essay.

Alexander ZubarevEssay on Guns.In my opinion, guns should be outlawed. It will promote security and ...

(2 pages) 21 0 3.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Do you think Alexander deserved the appellation great?give reasons for your answer showing which aspects of his life you have studied.

To what extent do you believe Alexander deserved the appellation "great"? Give reasons for your answer showing which aspects of hi ... ive reasons for your answer showing which aspects of his life and accomplishments you have studied."Alexander was - the embodiment of imperial ambition."What determines greatness? What makes one certa ... themselves further than anyone else until they become the best at what they do. That's exactly what Alexander did, and due to this he looms far above most of the other classical "greats" as a figure o ...

(6 pages) 46 0 5.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Alexander Pushkin,

Alexander Sergyeevich PushkinPushkin the Russian 19th century author is considered his country's gre ... wife's frivolous social life which led to his untimely death was a catastrophe for the poetic world.Alexander sergyevic pushkin was born on 16th may, 1779 in Moscow, Russia. Pushkin's father was desce ...

(1 pages) 38 0 0.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

El narcisismo en el mundo actual

La primera lectura es El narcisismo. La enfermedad de nuestro tiempo, de Alexander Lowen, presenta los distintos grados de la enfermedad existentes, clasificándola pr ... lación de las opiniones de los autores con el primer subtema, encontramos la primera cita de Alexander Lowen, "Encontramos a personas narcisistas con logros y poderíos en el mundo", la s ... ión existente entre los dos autores con el segundo subtema, encontramos la opinión de Alexander Lowen, "Se me vienen a la mente muchos jóvenes que solo están interesados en ...

(11 pages) 15 0 0.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Alexander the Great's success was a combination of genius, bold thinking, and pure luck.

hort period of time then be unknown for the rest of his life.Alexandros III Philippou Makedonon was Alexander the Greats' true name at birth. Alexander's parents who loved him and cared for him were K ... one of his wives, Queen Olympias who was the princess of Epirus, and daughter of King Neoptolemus. Alexander was born in Pella, Macedonia in late July of 356 BC, on the same day which the famous Temp ...

(11 pages) 95 0 4.3 May/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History