Essays Tagged: "common thread"

Community in Religion

, the symbol of the crucifixion of Jesus. Delving deep into these religious symbols, there exists a common thread uniting all religions. The aspect of community becomes the "heart and soul" of almost ...

(6 pages) 200 1 4.2 Jan/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

Judaism or Judaisms?

that through all the trials and tribulations that Judaismhas suffered through, that there have been common themes that haveproven omni-pervasive. Any institution with roots as ancient and variedas the ... ion has been split,these three seem to be the most representative of the forcesresponsible.As for a common thread seen throughout all Judiasms, the area of focushere is the place associated with the r ...

(7 pages) 166 0 3.8 Mar/1995

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

The Death and Dying Practices of the Australian Aborigines

sm like the American Indians, the Aboriginal funeral practices and beliefs about death have much in common with other cultures. This paper will discuss the death and dying beliefs of the Aborigines th ... e original in that they combine all these beliefs in a different way. The purpose of looking at the commonalties is to examine the shared foundations of all religions by investigating the aspect of de ...

(14 pages) 241 0 5.0 Dec/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

"The two wrongs of an alcoholic case", by F. Scott Fitzgerald

character. These are just some of the similarities in Fitzgerald's stories.These two stories share common thread in that the two main characters are artists, one theatrical producer and one cartoonis ...

(3 pages) 95 0 4.2 Jan/1996

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

"The two wrongs of an alcoholic case", by F. Scott Fitzgerald

character. These are just some of the similarities in Fitzgerald's stories.These two stories share common thread in that the two main characters are artists, one theatrical producer and one cartoonis ...

(3 pages) 29 0 4.0 Jan/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Grunge Literature, What quality in a novel is it which prompts it to be labelled as 'grunge literature'? And why do so many authors of books which fall into this genre object so strenuously to the la

ers would have us believe, but traces its roots back through the history of the novel. There is one common thread which runs throughout all grunge novels, and that is the parody of modern western soci ...

(5 pages) 61 0 3.6 Apr/1997

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Genre Study

Word processing vs. Desktop publishing The essay explains how which one is used. Very updated. Also includes a chart. You will see where the chart is.

uch documents include newsletters, marketing literature, technical manuals, and annual reports. The common thread among these packages is the ability to import graphic images, change fonts, draw lines ...

(1 pages) 563 6 4.6 Oct/2002

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science > Computer Ethics

Compare and contrast the style of commands of Ghengis Kahn and Napoleon. Incl. Strategy and Operations, and army organization. In what areas did they succeed over their contemporaries?

oup d'etat in 1799. When general, simplified principles are observed, one can already distinguish a common thread that linked the two great warriors. Amazingly, their common strategies were implied de ...

(5 pages) 151 4 4.3 Nov/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

Response paper on the short story: "Bone" written by Fae Myenne Ng. Not too long but decent for its size..

. The story revolves around various types of relationships among the characters, with marriage as a common thread binding them all. The author presents different types of marriages and their respectiv ...

(2 pages) 52 0 3.5 Nov/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Doris Lessing, Art Mimicking Life.

in her books. While her female protagonists experience very different existences, they all share a common thread: their inner turmoil, dilemmas, and resolutions are those of the author's own existenc ... er dealings with the feisty and often draining Maudie, Janna discovers what life is about, and that commonalties may exist in the most different people.In the second book in the series, Janna has beco ...

(7 pages) 46 0 3.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Drama

"Thirteen Ways of Looking at a Blackbird" by Wallace Stevens.

hirteen Ways of Looking at a Blackbird" is about many things and nothing in particular. There is no common thread in it (aside from the blackbirds, which only serve as a common symbol for different th ...

(7 pages) 70 0 1.3 May/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Poetry

Literary criticism of "Slaughter House Five", by Kurt Vonnegut.

e were all affected by his experience in Dresden and these themes become evident in his novels. The common thread between all of Vonnegut's themes is war. The bombing of Dresden had a profound impact ...

(7 pages) 84 1 1.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors

Shakespeare's Scenes:A Glimpse into the Life of an Artist as exemplified in and . By Andrew Scott

Shakespeare's Scenes:A Glimpse into the Life of an ArtistIf one is to uncover a common thread between art and life, it can only be that of impermanence. The impact of constant chan ... redress, and muggings and murders were rampant. The theatre teemed with prostitution as well: "The common practice of finding a prostitute at a playhouse, of course, must have involved sums in excess ...

(10 pages) 57 0 3.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Shakespeare > A Midsummer Night's Dream

Marx and engels historical materialism

oncerning the whole of society?s past and of society?s future by linking these epochs together by a common thread. This common thread is dialectical materialism , a process of growth through the confl ...

(11 pages) 142 0 5.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

Group Leadership Essay What makes a good leader?

ense of humor, trustworthiness and general good people skills. The traits of a good leader, and the common thread in any leadership model, is that the traits of a leader are the product of one of thre ... at they bring to the table. While it is the responsibility of each team member to contribute to the common goals of the team, it is the leader's task to assess the strengths, and weaknesses of each me ...

(6 pages) 539 0 4.7 Feb/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Development and Demise of the "Seattle Sound"

s performed in a raw and unrefined manner, without the aid of electronic polishing. Additionally, a common thread of grunge bands is said to be that they suffer from an uncommonly low rate of recognit ...

(2 pages) 31 1 4.3 Jun/2004

Subjects: Art Essays

Aspects of Success

d society would be unthinkable; most of what we do is either for or with money. "If you notice, the common thread among a general set of things that modern society deem the scale of success is that mo ...

(3 pages) 76 1 5.0 Jun/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Kurt Vonnegut Critical Biography

war, technology, and human nature were all affected by his experiences in World War II; war is the common thread in all Vonnegut's themes.Kurt Vonnegut, Jr. was born on November 11, 1922, Armistice D ...

(8 pages) 69 0 3.9 Jul/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Biographies

Time Management

lives. Without them, our lives would turn into a chaotic and dysfunctional state of confusion. The common thread of falling short on our priorities, we believe, is the mismanagement of time.Herein li ...

(5 pages) 235 0 3.5 Sep/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Prompt: What is the role of Sarpedon in The Iliad? Iliad by Homer

s between man and fate, man and the gods. These two intricately intertwined relationships share one common thread; they bring to bear torment on man's life.Man's bind with fate is not straight forw ...

(3 pages) 19 0 4.0 Sep/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers