Essays Tagged: "Artemis"

The Fate of King Oedipus

here are references made to many of theancient Greek Gods, for example, Apollo, Zeus, Dionysis, and Artemis arediscussed quite often. In ancient Greece the people believed that if anythinghappened one ...

(4 pages) 140 0 3.3 Apr/1996

Subjects: Art Essays > Drama

Mythology- Atlanta.

with a daughter. As a result, Iasus took Atalanta to the woods and left her to die. Fortunately, Artemis, the goddess of the wilderness and hunt, took pity on Atalanta and sent a bear to nurture he ... bear took Atalanta to her den and raised the child like one of her own cubs. Having been saved by Artemis's kindness, Atalanta vowed to remain a virgin and shun men like Artemis had done.After s ...

(4 pages) 32 0 3.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Review of Agamemnon and His Daughters. A play classified as a Greek Tragedy.

The first scene opened with Artemis. She explained who she was, and why she was looking for a sacrifice from Agamemnon. This set ... nd boasting about it was actually even harsher in reality. I was never really quite clear, as to if Artemis knew in advance what the outcome of the believed sacrifice would be. The actress who portray ...

(2 pages) 48 0 5.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Performing Arts

The City of Ephesus in Biblical Times

mopolitan. They had libraries, museums and Temples for one of the goddesses they worshipped named, ?Artemis Ephesia?, or ?Diana?. This city was full of cultic practices, such as; palm reading, wizards ... istians would have arousedif they did not acknowledge this connection between god and polis.?(Paul, Artemis, and the Jews in Ephesus, Rick Strelan, Walter de Gruyter, Berlin New York 1996)Many people ...

(11 pages) 26 0 0.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Christianity

Ancient Egypt - Spartan religion speech (refered to sources)

have been found on the site suggest that the peak of the hill was a place of worship.The temple of Artemis Orthis of the 6th century BC is sacred to Standing Artemis and the excavation uncovered thin ... were peculiar to the Spartans. These festivals include the Hyakinthia, the Gymnopaedia, the cult of Artemis Orthis and the Karneia which was an extremely important festival for the Spartans.The Hyakin ...

(4 pages) 29 0 3.0 Jun/2004

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

What is the role of women in Classical Ancient Greece, and how are they represented in the play 'Antigone' by Sophocles?"

Although they were prominent in the Greek Mythology (Goddess of Wisdom Athena, Goddess of the Hunt Artemis) and writing such as Sophocles' Antigone (441 BC), the average woman stayed at home, spinnin ...

(4 pages) 93 0 2.3 Jun/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Classical Studies > Greek Language & Literature

Golden Age Of Greece

gods were Zeus, who was the ruler of all the gods, Hera was his wife, and Hermes was his messenger. Artemis was the goddess of the moon, and Apollo was the god of the sun. Poseidon was the god of the ...

(4 pages) 42 0 4.0 Jun/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

Theories on the Origin of the Moon

a mass of 7.35*1022kg. Through history it has had many names: Called Luna by the Romans, Selene and Artemis by the Greeks. And of course, has been known through prehistoric times. It is the second bri ...

(6 pages) 87 1 5.0 Aug/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Astronomy

Ceremony of Initiation for a Coven - an example of modern witchcraft, otherwise known as Wicca.

FOR A COVENGuided MeditationPerson AHear the words of the Threefold Goddess, who of old was called Artemis, Astarte, Dianna, Aphrodite, Ceridwen, Isis, Arionrhod, Brigid, Aradia, and many other names ...

(9 pages) 37 0 4.1 Sep/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Paranormality & Spirituality

Theories of The Origin of the Moon

a mass of 7.35*1022kg. Through history it has had many names: Called Luna by the Romans, Selene and Artemis by the Greeks. And of course, has been known through prehistoric times. It is the second bri ...

(6 pages) 43 0 3.3 Nov/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Physics

Parallels Between Greek and Egyptian Creation Goddesses

ponsibilities the Greeks placed upon Aphrodite and Hera, Neith whose duties became those of Athena, Artemis, and Gaia, and finally Nut, who shared her essence with the three generations of Greek creat ... well as her prowess in battle. These were responsibilities that were placed upon the Greek goddess Artemis. Neith was seen as a very strong, powerful and independent female, and although she is never ...

(7 pages) 79 0 2.0 Dec/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

Artemis Sportswear Company

AbstractThe primary issues are downsizing, cost cutting to increase profit margins for Artemis Sportswear Company and the effects on workers and productivity. Various ideas are discussed ... tswear Company and the effects on workers and productivity. Various ideas are discussed and applied.Artemis Sportswear CompanyWithin today's highly sophisticated society, organizations exist to compet ... stay competitive, companies have to make adjustments within all aspects of the business hierarchy. Artemis Sportswear is one of the leading distributors of women and men's sportswear apparel with its ...

(5 pages) 264 0 5.0 Jan/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Write a love story about a character's Valentines Day.

ves with us, thinks that the big palm tree out the back is god. If that isn't weird enough our dog, Artemis, thinks she's a cat and acts accordingly. And as for me, well, I'm invisible.It was around m ...

(3 pages) 24 1 0.0 Mar/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing


Meeting was held to dicuss what could be done, and we have finally selected four capable suppliers: Artemis, Rex et Cie, Dale&Sons and Arcolite - our old supplier. Certificates from our lap show t ... - Negotiate with Arcolite to reduce the price to the same level of other suppliers.- Negotiate with Artemis, Rex et Cie and Dale&Sons for the fixed delivery terms, payment terms, ...Please find en ...

(1 pages) 735 0 2.0 Oct/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies


he fourteen main Olympian Deities, only six of them are women. This includes Hera, Hestia, Demeter, Artemis, Athena, and Aphrodite. Of these six I believe Hera, Demeter, and Aphrodite best portray the ... hows the role of women in Greco-Roman society. In this story Hippolytus rejects Aphrodite to follow Artemis. In revenge, Aphrodite makes Hippolytus' mother Phaedra fall in love with him. Phaedra, unab ...

(6 pages) 26 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Classical Studies > Mythology

Godesses,whores,wives,and slav

f women and how they are to be treated. Even with titles ofGoddesses, Aphrodite, Hestia, Athena and Artemis are still subject to the male God Zeus. Some of the Goddesses were born of man, not of woman ...

(4 pages) 19 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights > Women's Studies

The oresteia

other decisions is Agamemnon's settlement on sacrificing Iphigeneia. As a result of this sacrifice, Artemis allows the Greek army, whom she had been holding on the shore, to begin their journey to sac ... so spared his life, his wife's life, and the lives of thousands of Greek soldiers. By not appeasing Artemis, the Greeks would not have been able to sail to Troy, and all the brave Greek soldiers that ...

(4 pages) 13 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Classical Studies > Greek Language & Literature

Morals In Hippolytus

f gods punishing men for disrespecting them is also picked up by the other divinity in the tragedy, Artemis: Artemis: ?men of evil ways, their house, their children, all we utterly destroy? At the oth ... d his downfall, so he does not learn any lessons. Hippolytus still thinks he?s right at the end, as Artemis comes and praises him for his devotion and loyalty to her, however this contradicts the poin ...

(4 pages) 17 0 0.0 Feb/2008

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


prodite except for three people. These people were Athena (the goddess of wisdom, war, and crafts), Artemis, (the goddess of hunt and the protector of children) and finally Hesista (the goddess of hom ...

(3 pages) 1446 0 1.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Classical Studies > Mythology

Proposal for Artemis Sportswear Company

ttom line for any business and its stakeholders. In order to cut operational expenses productively Artemis Sportswear needs a comprehensive look at the everyday operational expenses. Cutting the eve ... he desired affect of increase profits. Cutting operational expenses also affects the work force of Artemis Sportswear. This proposal is to define the expenses that need or could be to cut to ensure ...

(7 pages) 70 0 0.0 Nov/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers