Essays Tagged: "Amsterdam"

How to win an arguement

bably the best way to go. However ifthe argument will decide who gets the parking spot on 187th and Amsterdam,or whether you have a week or a month to write an essay, you may want toconsider getting i ...

(3 pages) 246 3 4.1 Oct/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies

Scarlet letter summary

reveal the name of Pearl's father, but she refuses. In the crowd Hester recognizes her husband from Amsterdam, Roger Chillingworth.Chillingworth visits Hester after she is returned to the prison. He t ...

(3 pages) 34 0 3.5 Oct/2002

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

Piet Mondrian.

herlands, March 7, 1872. From 1892 to 1897 he studied art the Rijksakademie van Beelende Kunsten in Amsterdam. Up until 1908, his paintings reflected the conventional Dutch landscapes. In 1909 he reco ... ligious mysticism. This same year a major exhibition of his art was held at the Stedelijk Museum in Amsterdam.In 1911 he discovered the cubist works of Pablo Picasso and Georges Braque at the first Mo ...

(2 pages) 61 0 4.4 May/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

This is a basic case study about urban problems in Amsterdam, Netherlands. Problems described are prostitution drugs and traffic...

This essay has 1155 wordsUrban problems in AmsterdamIntroduction:Amsterdam, a city of exquisite beauty and unimaginably rare cultural items &am ... ty of exquisite beauty and unimaginably rare cultural items & artifacts. That's how we all know Amsterdam to be, that is what one call's a stereotype. Unfortunately, the truth is far from this. In ... this. In fact, there are quite a few extremely severe urban problems there. The reason why I chose Amsterdam as the target city of my essay is my sincere interest in this city. I have always been fas ...

(4 pages) 87 0 4.5 Oct/2003

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Europe's (and Russia's) View of Truth from the 1400's to the early 1700's.

criticized the church. By around the 1520's Luther's ideas had become widespread. During the 1600's Amsterdam could be compared to Florence during the early part of the renaissance. It was the center ... y of thinking of people as individuals and also a completely new way of business. During the 1600's Amsterdam turned into the center of the world. Much like Florence was in the 1400's. It was the plac ...

(4 pages) 42 0 3.7 Dec/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Drugs - Society's New Plague

result of this trading? Although many government authorities prohibit the trade with austerity, in Amsterdam, for instance, the situation is more lax. The quandary of whether to consider drug addicts ...

(2 pages) 24 0 0.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

EU Parliament

and powers since that time.At the beginning it was only a consulting body, but since Maastricht and Amsterdam Treaties it has transformed into real legislative parliament. Now it is similar to nationa ...

(2 pages) 61 1 3.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

Paper about absolute truth

in New York City has many different truths or beliefs which will differ from a child growing up in Amsterdam. The child growing up in New York City is accustomed to many laws, strict governing, large ... in New York City is accustomed to many laws, strict governing, large city life; while the child in Amsterdam is accustomed to a slower tempo of life, a country who has no army and is peaceful, and is ...

(9 pages) 197 0 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Heineken Bedrijfsinfo

Heineken N.V. bezit, vormen tezamen de Heineken Groep. Beide aandelen worden verhandeld opEuronext Amsterdam en hebben dezelfde intrinsieke waarde en hetzelfde dividendbeleid.Kerncijfers 2001Producti ...

(1 pages) 29 0 0.0 May/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

The Diary of Anne Frank Essay written by lizz

and started a business in food products. In the spring of 1934, the Franks reunited and settled in Amsterdam.Anne Frank lived in Amsterdam happily, like she did in Frankfort. She attended Montessori ... s were allowed out on the streets at night.In 1941, the Germans had their first round-up of Jews in Amsterdam. 5 months later, the Germans summonded 16-year-old Margot Frank to report for deportation. ...

(2 pages) 41 0 4.2 May/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

Piet Mondrian

Netherlands in 1872 and studied at an art academy called the Rijksakademie van Beeldende Kunsten in Amsterdam from 1892 to 1897. Mondrian's works up to 1908 were naturalistic, incorporating successive ... inal Cubist works by Georges Braque and Pablo Picasso at the first Moderne Kunstkring exhibition in Amsterdam. In Paris from 1912 to 1914, Mondrian began to develop an independent abstract style.Mondr ...

(4 pages) 44 0 5.0 Jun/2004

Subjects: Art Essays

Marcel Wanders, a product designer

elance designer before founding his first firm, Wanders Wonders, in 1995. He runs his own studio in Amsterdam and is the art director and designer of the pioneering design firm, Moooi. Wanders Wonders ... the art director and designer of the pioneering design firm, Moooi. Wanders Wonders, his studio in Amsterdam, clients companies such as Boffi, Cappellini, DroogDesign, Flos, Mandarina Duck and Magis. ...

(4 pages) 58 0 4.7 Jun/2005

Subjects: Art Essays > Design Arts

The Dutch Become Less Cool

incidents as suicide bombings, train bombings in London and Madrid, as well as violent incidents in Amsterdam. The Dutch are afraid of fundamental thoughts thus rather ban the possible danger subcultu ...

(2 pages) 29 0 0.0 Dec/2006

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Feng Shui

It is also known as geomancy. In Korea it is called Pungsu and in Vietnam Dai Ly. Japan, Hong Kong,Amsterdam, London, Lucerne and Paris are among the various cities in the world that, inone form or a ...

(5 pages) 40 1 4.0 Apr/2007

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Anne Frank: The Diary Of A Young Girl

ved to write. She kept a diary of her life while living in the "Secret Annex". The story is sset in Amsterdam,Holland from 1942-1944. it is the story of a young teenage girl and her troubles of living ... , Adolf Hitler was appointed Chancellor of Germany. That summer the Fraks left Germany and moved to Amsterdam.On lLUne 12, 1942, Anne's thirteenth birthday, she received a red cloth covered diary, and ...

(1 pages) 1141 0 3.0 Apr/2001

Subjects: History Term Papers

The City That I Love: Amsterdam

I have had the opportunity to visit Amsterdam two times and both times I knew that I wanted to go back there again. I love this city for ... ew that I wanted to go back there again. I love this city for many different reasons. First of all, Amsterdam is a very beautiful city. When you walk on the sidewalks you just can't stop admiring all ... alks you just can't stop admiring all of the beautiful houses and buildings. Windows and awnings in Amsterdam really intrigued me by how neat and remarkable they look, and it seemed like there were be ...

(2 pages) 18 0 4.1 Jul/2007

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays > Travel Descriptions

The scarlet letter 2

ame of Roger Chillingworth. Although not out of love, they are married and live successful lives in Amsterdam. When they eventually decide to settle in America, Hester is set on ahead of Roger so that ... decide to settle in America, Hester is set on ahead of Roger so that he may finish his business in Amsterdam. Hester does not hear from her husband for two years, and many people conceive of his bein ...

(6 pages) 1033 0 0.0 Feb/2008

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

Aids- sleep with the angels

lican Party would adopt a position, which funded research for the virus. Her next speech too her to Amsterdam, the Netherlands, for the eight annual International Conference on AIDS/HIV STD. Many admi ...

(6 pages) 1076 0 1.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Diseases


is not legalized in all fifty states of our United States of America, instead of only in Nevada and Amsterdam? Should the law be changed? Does it deserve to be? To many people prostitution mig ... o our dreams. This future is almost tangible in some countries like in Northern Europe for example, Amsterdam where prostitution is not penalized, not prosecuted, not morally perceived as being wrong, ...

(6 pages) 20 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues


Introduction to Amsterdam problemsThere are too many interesting places around the world which are well-know, and Am ... unforgettable things, such as a windmill, which is the symbol of the Netherlands. The buildings in Amsterdam are unique, have exquisite and unimaginable beauty. That's all the stereotypes we know abo ... Amsterdam. Unfortunately, the truth is so far from this because there are extreme urban problems in Amsterdam. This report will look at its urban problems, for instance - A city with too many bicycles ...

(2 pages) 0 0 0.0 Sep/2011

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays