Essays Tagged: "circumstances"


be used to help express one's own thoughts, to describe a particularsituation, or even to apply the circumstances in another piece of literature. Readers oftenutilize literary quotes for this purpose, ... still apparent.The quote 'the sins of the father visit upon the children', certainly applies to thecircumstances of the Greek drama Antigone. In this drama, the core conflict is a result of acurse on ...

(3 pages) 69 0 3.6 Dec/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Classical Studies


nearly 10% of Americans suffer. It, unlike other afflictions, is associated with a wide variety of circumstances. Many war veterans suffer from Posttraumatic Stress Disorder. However, a new group of ...

(2 pages) 182 0 3.5 Jan/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Common Disorders

Deception in Shakespeare's MacBeth

lso try to use denial and rationalization to deceive themselves. This self-deception leads to grave circumstances for them both. Macbeth is forced into further and further lies, making life difficult ...

(5 pages) 84 2 4.5 Apr/1996

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

The use of Symbols in Macbeth

n'smurder was brought up by Lady Macbeth, as well as others later in the play. In theaforementioned circumstances, blood was used to symbolize the guilt, and pain that Macbethand his wife were experie ...

(2 pages) 37 0 4.7 May/1996

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

What I Wouldn't Give. Macbeth in real life.

ng of William Shakespeare's Macbeth. However, it is much more than that. It is real life. It is the circumstances that surrounded one of the most surreal periods of time in United States history. It i ... on surrounding the assassination of one of the US's most revered Presidents, John F. Kennedy. These circumstances suggest that the events which occur in the play Macbeth are still possible. It is poss ...

(7 pages) 43 0 5.0 Mar/1995

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

Ophelia and Gertrude

Ophelia and Gertrude. Two different women who seem to be trapped in the samecircumstances in relation to Hamlet.Gertrude, Hamlet's mother and the Queen of Denmark. She is marri ...

(7 pages) 132 0 5.0 Mar/1997

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


for rape are deeply entrenched in our social structure. We can explore some of the motivations and circumstances which lead men to rape. We have learned that some men rape out of anger and a need to ...

(4 pages) 243 2 4.1 Dec/1996

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

St. Francis Assissi

isi. A merchant in those days was a far different individual from the modern shop keeper; forced by circumstances to be both daring and prudent, he constantly embarked upon the most hazardous undertak ...

(15 pages) 160 1 4.4 Oct/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Christianity

Coping with Responsibility: How Reliable is Daycare? (with full-sentence outline and works cited)

rents being responsible for their children, it is often a hard task to manage.Introduction: Certain circumstances prevent many parents from being able to be held responsible for their children at all ...

(9 pages) 314 1 4.2 Mar/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

abortion rights

nswers. In today?s society abortion has become more common. I think abortion is right, based on the circumstances of the pregnancy and the fact that it is a person's right to do what they will with th ...

(1 pages) 83 0 3.5 Apr/2002

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

Lord of the Flies Discuss what 'The darkness of man's heart' means.

he not too distant future where war is waging between nuclear powers in the world. Because of these circumstances a large number children have been evacuated from their homes but before they reach the ...

(4 pages) 65 0 4.0 Apr/2002

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

Consent and It's Place in SM Sex

the participants. Reasons for non-consenting play do exist, however these occur only under certain circumstances.When dealing with SM, there is a greater risk of injury and of danger than missionary ...

(6 pages) 42 1 3.0 Nov/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sex & Sexuality

What is a labor coach, or doula, and should I consider hiring one?

ning things about anticipating labor and delivery is that it's impossible to predict or control the circumstances surrounding it. Will you connect emotionally with your labor and delivery nurse, and w ...

(1 pages) 40 0 3.0 Apr/2002

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

Short Story asessment, The Good Corn & Turned

Discuss how cultural circumstances effect a character's reaction to certain situations.There is one major difference in T ... s.Marroner up and left her husband. This difference in reactions is caused by the differentcultural circumstances that the two women were in.Mrs. Mortimer from the Good Corn was a farmer's wife, she w ... would be left stranded with no-money, no possessions and not knowinganybody because of her isolated circumstances.Mrs. Marroner on the other hand reacted to Gerta's pregnancy very differently. At firs ...

(3 pages) 38 0 5.0 Feb/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Lord of the Flies

It is the only thing, which stops the boys from acting rational at times, from questioning curious circumstances and it physically hindered so many of the boys, so many times. The active role of fear ...

(3 pages) 72 0 2.3 Oct/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > "Lord of the Flies" by Sir William Gerald Golding

Is man Good or Evil?

try to do good most of thetime. As in every rule, however, there is an exception. There are certaincircumstances in life which can change the way a person acts.There is a definite duality within me. ...

(3 pages) 80 0 4.6 Jan/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Dostoevsky's "The Gambler " As A Reflection Of Myself. Personal comparison

He is also all but helpless against his addiction to gambling. I have also felt helpless to certain circumstances in my life, as have we all. He is capable of much more than what his society allows hi ...

(3 pages) 72 0 2.3 Mar/1995

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

What is equality of conditions according to Tocqueville?

cqueville, one must understand what he means by equality of conditions. These conditions are common circumstances, origins, education, and mores.The settlers of America came primarily from England. Th ...

(1 pages) 81 1 3.4 Apr/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science > Political Theory

People accused of Violent Crimes should not be to post bail

ent crimes. One is that all conditions for release are decided by a judge who is fully aware of the circumstances. Another is that these defendants, since being arrested, should be considered a threat ... ritten in the Statutes of Nebraska, bail is granted after a judge takes into account the nature and circumstances of the offense charged. This judge looks at the defendants family ties, employment, fi ...

(3 pages) 79 1 3.9 Dec/1996

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Issues

"Down and out in Paris and London" by Orwell

nt of the tramps and beggars that roam the streets. He feels that these people are victims of their circumstances. To be belligerent towards tramps is no fairer than to be that way towards invalids an ... ds and the handicapped, in that they are that way not because they want to be, but because of their circumstances. In this essay we will explore the characteristics and personality of a person who liv ...

(4 pages) 52 0 4.2 Nov/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature