Essays Tagged: "better sense"

Meditation. Article form.

a: Meditation. Meditation not only helps reduce the negative effects of stress, but also leads to a better sense of well-being by uniting mind and body. The basic principles and practices of me ... d while others stretch out in front of the television to relax. We approach our search for a better sense of well-being on a superficial level instead of dealing with the issues that are the ro ...

(4 pages) 149 0 3.2 Mar/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Is the criminal justice system biased?

Although this sample is not representative of racial attitudes in general, it can used to develop a better sense of differences among students.To discuss my findings fully I must define a few terms. T ... Social Problems, states '[Violent crime] recedes with income ... people with higher incomes live in better, more affluent and less violent neighborhoods'(Henslin 141). The criminal justice system is m ...

(7 pages) 546 1 4.2 Feb/1997

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

"The Minutemen and Their World" by Robert A. Gross. A brief summary and synopsis.

o read, interpret, and enjoy. It can be thought that Gross accomplishes this by giving the reader a better sense of the life of a person during the American Revolution. Also, the author presents the f ...

(3 pages) 170 0 4.5 Feb/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

The Life and Times of Jupiter Hammon: Unsung American Hero.

ic figures that were not political leaders, I say that by recognizing the smaller events it gives a better sense of being to the American and truly unifies the country by the telling of the courageous ...

(2 pages) 24 1 3.0 Sep/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

To read or not to read.

ded to be acted out in front of an audience. By presenting the story in this way, the viewer gets a better sense of what the characters emotions are doing, as opposed to the narrator giving us inside ... characters, we know that somehow, they are very different people, one who chose to go to college to better himself, and the other who chose a life of crime. The characters are not fully round characte ...

(3 pages) 39 0 3.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Comparing the positives and negatives of the film version and the book version of Death of a Salesman.

y portrays all of the different points each character has. Through watching the film, one can get a better sense of what the characters are feeling. Being able to see the faces of the actors, can give ... s than does that of the text. The film keeps the viewer/reader from becoming confused, leading to a better understanding of the play. The original views of the author are better integrated in the text ...

(3 pages) 36 0 0.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

Propaganda 101

some of these videos would help us to prove my point. I watched these videos so that I could have a better sense what propaganda means. I noticed that propaganda is most likely to succeed when it mesh ... would just waste foods. Even change a new and up-date car every year or just waste the old TV for a better new TV.One way, that media influence me is that it helps me learning how to speak English. ...

(3 pages) 33 1 5.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies > The Media

This is a stylistic anyalysis of teh confederacy of dunces focusing on his style of writing.

s a respectable job writing with such visual and arousing words and phrases so that the readers can better appreciate what the narrator has to reveal. He does this well, writing of the protagonist who ... (1), "bulging" (2) which highlights the greatness of his writing and allowing the readers to get a better sense of the characters physical appearance.The Snatching of Bookie Bob is unconventional in ...

(2 pages) 10 0 0.0 Nov/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Language Studies > Writing

New Views on Old Ideas

Perhaps by leaving out these negativeaspects of such famous historical figures people will have better role models to lookup to. In any case to learn all parts of history is true knowledge an ... o lookup to. In any case to learn all parts of history is true knowledge and will lead to abetter societies for people to grow up and live in.        When people are viewed ...

(2 pages) 19 0 4.0 Jan/2005

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

Book 2 of "Tender is the Night"

In book 2 of "Tender is the Night", the reader is able to get a better sense of Dick Diver and his “fall from grace.” We learn that Dick was not always we ...

(2 pages) 501 1 5.0 Apr/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Heart Of Darkness

so than Congo it seems, dazzles and puzzles the natives as well as the whites who attempt to gain a better sense of identity through supremacism. Kurtz's ability to exert control over men and rule spi ...

(1 pages) 10 0 5.0 Apr/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

The Hybridist Limit Transgression Of Anzaldua

ion and nonfiction. By not transgressing the limits of a single genre, the story gives the reader a better sense of the actual inmixing of the cultures of which it speaks. The story comments upon itse ...

(3 pages) 697 0 0.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Baby think it over Reflection.

thood and the amount of effort it requires. Being given a baby to take care of for a week gave me a better sense as to how having a real baby would be life.When I first received my baby, I thought it ...

(2 pages) 26 1 2.0 Jul/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Theme of "Merchant of Venice" by William Shakespeare

gn the bond, he signed it willingly and considering the hatred between them two, he should have had better sense to take the loan from somewhere else and not agree to the bond.In conclusion, you see t ...

(2 pages) 11 0 3.0 Jul/2007

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

"Leather-Back Turtles"

would gladly appreciate your help and support. I hope that what I'm writing to you will give you a better sense of the situation and that you will all find it in your hearts to help save these endang ... ll find it in your hearts to help save these endangered animals. Together we can change society and better our world by preserving these animals. Please provide funding for the use of technology in sa ...

(1 pages) 6 0 3.0 Nov/2007

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Current Issues


mparing the roles of the husband and the wife. The Amish lifestyle is more ideal because there is a better sense of community within the society.Education in both societies is recognized as important. ... s of the community will be kept in mind. Thus, the Amish society is more ideal because the laws are better for the community than the laws of North American society.Family life and children are valued ...

(4 pages) 12 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Problems teenagers face

e of who they truly are. When they reach adulthood it is more likely that these young adults have a better sense of their real personality then someone who didn't go through this struggle. This is mos ... u have this problem at some point you tend to study who you really are and in the end know yourself better. A child who is popular is much less likely to go through this issue.As children get older an ...

(3 pages) 56 0 4.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Drugs & Alchohol


black poets reveals good sense of the depth of Randall’s introspection and depression, and an even better sense of his important role as elder statesmen of the Black Arts MovementRandall often includ ...

(2 pages) 9 0 0.0 Sep/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Socio-cultural Assessment

increasingly effectively as learners in their cultural communities, therefore allowing them to make better sense of the wider world they live in. (Dahlberg, Moss & Pence, 1999). Te Whāriki co ...

(5 pages) 98 0 3.7 Nov/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays

No Child Left Behind Act of 2001 - A Comprehensive Study

udents and their peers. The new reporting provisions ensure that parents and the public will have a better sense of how schools are doing (The Education Trust, n.d.).No Child Left Behind Emphasizes Fo ... ies have shown that children who enter school with pre-existing language and reading skills perform better in later grades. Reading problems in adolescents and adults can be prevented with good teachi ...

(15 pages) 144 0 3.0 Mar/2009

Subjects: Law & Government Essays