Essays Tagged: "constant struggle"

Frederick Douglass' Autoboigraphy

eration from slavery's chains which bind the slave and free man alike. These opposite forces are in constant struggle with one another, making all cases of progress cases of regress as well. Progressi ...

(11 pages) 175 1 4.1 Jan/1996

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights > Black Awareness & Racism


proletariat and the bourgeoisie alike, will not be driven by religious motivation, but instead by a constant struggle to benefit from the system. He reasons that this future of the capitalist society ... one-shot enterprise,' (14) became the rational modern capitalism, a continuous cycle involving the constant 'productive investment of capital.' (172)The Calvinist teachings demanded honest dealings i ...

(4 pages) 114 0 4.0 Jan/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science > Political Theory

Morality and Gatsby in "The great Gatsby" by Fitzgeerald

t can leadto the question between right and wrong. In The Great Gatsby Nick Carraway is facedwith a constant struggle between right and wrong.Truth is an issue of morality. "It all happened in a minut ...

(1 pages) 138 0 4.0 Nov/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Pleasure and Aggreshion. Related to Freud

e a part of ourhuman Instinct. We seek pleasure to shorten the time of our unhappiness.We live in a constant struggle to be always happy, and we use all the waysthat take us to happiness. Aggression, ... r subconcousnes andexplodes in certain situations, or it can be on the surface of our behavior andinconstant use. Sources of happiness may differ from one person to another,but the one source of our h ...

(5 pages) 90 0 4.3 Jan/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Classical Philosophy

"Lord of the Flies" (Golding), portrays the defects of human nature, and a philosophical pessimism that seals the fate of man

the twentieth-century generation. Lord of the Fliesportrays the belief of the age that man is in a constant struggle between darknessand light, the defects of human nature, and a philosophical pessim ...

(5 pages) 91 0 4.3 Nov/1996

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


malnutrition is very frequent. For almost all the poverty stricken families it means that life is a constant struggle to obtain the merest necessities of existence, the things that most of us take for ... n poverty has only dropped by 9.4 percent.Poverty is an issue which society faces each day. It is a constant struggle that cannot be ignored. Defeating poverty would take great efforts and contributio ...

(13 pages) 570 1 3.0 Nov/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Current Issues

"Great Expectations".

out society, many people always think they want something, yet they truly do not. There is always a constant struggle within oneself to remain true. William Shakespeare has said, "To thine own self be ...

(5 pages) 119 2 5.0 Aug/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Charles Dickens

Jack London's "To Build a Fire" deals with man's struggle with nature.

of the story is never given a name except to be called a "chechaqua" or newcomer in the land. "The constant struggle of Man against the natural world and physical forces which threaten to undo him at ...

(6 pages) 159 1 4.6 Oct/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

"Of Mice And Men" by John Steinbeck.

It has been said that " is a constant struggle between reliving the past and forging the future." This quote means that, in life, ... cannot determine his own fate; his past determines his fate. This is why Lennie is experiencing "a constant struggle" between past and future.

(2 pages) 27 3 3.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

Essay on TOURISM in kenya

iopia and north of Tanzania. Here the dry climate and poor soils make farming difficult. Kenya is a constant struggle for survival.Kenya relies on tourism as its greatest source of foreign exchange ea ...

(3 pages) 87 0 3.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Analysis of the power politics of canadian literature. Specifically margaret atwood's surfacing

. The juxtaposition of these two ideals, create conflict for the narrator. As a female, she is in a constant struggle of finding her purpose in a male dominated world. The narrator feels cut off from ...

(6 pages) 50 0 3.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Mount Williamson (An Enhanced Exploratory Essay with comparitive references to Ansel Adam's Photo Mount Williamson)

desire for a utopian society is now clouded with the importance stressed on the individual and the constant struggle to get "ahead". The idea of community makes individuals work together towards a co ...

(6 pages) 39 1 5.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Art Essays

"From Children to Adults in Plainsong by Kent Haruf"

hip with each other helps them overcome all these obstacles, and make them stronger people. Through constant struggle and turmoil, Ike and Bobby cross the threshold from childhood into adolescence. ...

(3 pages) 26 0 5.0 Jun/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The Joy Luck Club: The Day that Japan Attacked

Living in the 1930's in China was not easy. Droughts occurred regularly; society was in constant struggle between the old Emperor system and the new Communist government. And just as every ...

(2 pages) 30 0 4.3 Aug/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Overcoming Poverty: Potential Solutions

malnutrition is very frequent. For almost all the poverty stricken families it means that life is a constant struggle to obtain the merest necessities of existence, the things that most of us take for ...

(10 pages) 229 0 4.8 Apr/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

"The Open Boat" - By Stephen Crane.

n, yet they succeed through persistence and cooperation. Crane thus asserts that all we have in our constant struggle for survival is stubborn pride and companionship.The story portrays four men, know ... hat all we have in a cruel world is each other. He comes to understand what it is to be human: that constant striving in the face of futility, and that undeniable need for others. Ultimately a comrade ...

(2 pages) 31 0 3.0 Sep/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

"Its a Jungle Out There"

omen and six helpless children to starve and freeze?" The Jungle by Upton Sinclair demonstrates the constant struggle, and persistent troubles that one family experienced, and conquered.Sinclair's doc ... Jurgis's life.The character development in The Jungle is not as well as I expected. Jurgis seems to constantly be involved in some sort of struggle, and never really overcomes his self-pity or self-in ...

(3 pages) 22 0 4.6 Nov/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Water Conflict in the Jordan River Basin

n states of the Jordan River Basin include Israel, Jordan, Syria and Lebanon. These states are in a constant struggle over securing water rights for their respective states. The conflict over water is ... , it is becoming increasingly difficult to meet the demands for water supply with population rising constantly. The rapid increase in population has led to expansion of irrigation areas since 1949 and ...

(14 pages) 77 0 4.5 Dec/2006

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Military & International Conflicts & Security


Abortion is one of the most controversial topics of modern society due to the constant struggle over pro-life and pro-choice. This debate boils down to a simple question: is abor ...

(5 pages) 33 0 0.0 Mar/2007

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

Use Of Literary Devices In Emily Dickinson Poems

In everyday life, there is a constant struggle to create a sense of self within the mind of every person in this world. There is ... nd the influence that others pose on this sense. When this sense is reached in life, there is still constant influence from others to alter this frame of mind. In many works of literature, this strugg ... iduality and self expression are very important to happiness and success in life to one's self, and constantly there are others who hinder a person's ability to express themselves and be the person th ...

(3 pages) 17 0 0.0 Apr/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers