Essays Tagged: "constructs"

Shot Change Constructs a New Perspective

Shot Change constructs a New PerspectiveThe traditional rules for editing from shot to shot had always tried to ...

(4 pages) 77 0 4.5 Jan/1996

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

Got a B+, but the teacher was a very yough grader. Paper on Descartes.

s is able to build groundwork to base his own arguments upon and refute non-believers. Likewise, he constructs all his arguments on the idea that a perfect being is present in the universe. If Descart ...

(5 pages) 478 0 4.5 Apr/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Modern Philosophy

Procedures, Parameters & Sub-Programs

al role in the construction of any new software. These days, procedures are used instead of the old constructs of GOTO and GOSUB, which have since become obsolete.Procedures provide a number of import ...

(4 pages) 42 0 4.3 Jan/1995

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science

Nathaniel Hawthorne's "The Scarlet Letter" Character Analysis of Arthur Dimmesdale

Scarlet Letter, provides us with intricate characters to analyze and evaluate. Hawthorne carefully constructs his characters, giving them each different emotions, values, physical attributes, and thu ...

(6 pages) 121 0 5.0 Feb/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > "The Scarlet Letter" by Nathaniel Hawthorne

Compare and Contrast Stanley from "A Street Car Named Desire" by Tennessee Williams , and Lago from "Othello"by Shakespeare

es him to plan a tragic plan. Othello has suppossed affair to Emilia who is Lago's wife. Thus, Lago constructs a plan to revenge. Stanley hates Branche because she destroys the good relationship betwe ...

(2 pages) 108 1 4.7 Dec/1996

Subjects: Art Essays > Drama

This essay is a critical comparison of Adrienne Rich and Patricia Williams, one as an idealist and the other as a realist.

, however she would claim it to be ultimately futile to attempt to do so because of the way society constructs the person. Revision cannot occur because it is a "sociological event." (Williams 702) Re ...

(5 pages) 79 0 3.4 Aug/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers


g positions, and opinions. Many of these arguments, can be narrowed down to two different views, or constructs: individualistic and communitarian (an image of collectivism). An individualistic viewpoi ...

(6 pages) 216 0 4.5 Apr/1997

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

Essay on Descartes

s is able to build groundwork to base his own arguments upon and refute non-believers. Likewise, he constructs all his arguments on the idea that a perfect being is present in the universe. If Descart ...

(5 pages) 188 0 4.8 Oct/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Flesh and the Devil - Clarence Brown, technical devices and cinematic movements of 1920s in the construction of drama.

mainly used to describe female or the 'morally' good characters within the sequence. This technique constructs the way in which a character is perceived. Throughout the sequence the young woman dresse ...

(8 pages) 48 0 4.2 Nov/2002

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film History

Plato's Republic, a breif summary.

the center of the Republic is whether it is better to live justly or unjustly. In the story, Plato constructs a perfectly just and fair city. The city is in-depth and complex. This city is made up of ...

(3 pages) 140 0 4.0 Nov/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Contemporary Philosophy

Articles on Identity and Intercultural Communication.

ersonal ideology." (Page 52). The author goes on to elaborate on this theme to point out how social constructs and our creation of them under the influence of our cultural surroundings influence our t ...

(2 pages) 141 0 3.8 Nov/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies

"One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich" by Alexander Solzhenitsyn - shows how various literary techniques are used to describe the development of Ivan's character.

urroundings. Solzhenitsyn first describes the "deserted area" as "red" and "hazy." This description constructs a setting that is both invading and impersonal. As the paragraph develops Solzhenitsyn de ...

(3 pages) 92 1 5.0 Mar/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Family's Influence on a Child's Educational Success.

do some parents become involved in their children's elementary and secondary education? Three major constructs are believed to be central to parents' basic involvement decisions. First, a parents' rol ...

(11 pages) 705 2 4.8 Apr/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

"Letter From Birmingham Jail" by Dr. King.

here he addresses the clergymen and expresses his attitude toward the statements made about him. He constructs his response through the use of parallelism, allusions, and sets the tone of the letter w ...

(2 pages) 179 0 3.0 May/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > African Studies - History

Patrick White's "A Fringe of Leaves".

o establish and develop thematic concerns within the text. Within A Fringe of Leaves, Patrick White constructs characters and their relationships to expose the constraints of social expectations and s ... to explore this side of her nature as she is freed from the constraints of civilised society.White constructs relationships between Ellen and the Aboriginal children, through Ellen's role as nurturer ...

(8 pages) 57 0 3.0 Jul/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature

In "Fern Hill," by Dylan Thomas depicts a child's magical childhood and the restraints time has on life itself.

new without the corruption of man, or at least it can not be seen by such adolescent eyes. A child constructs another world through mythical fairy tales or elaborate bed time stories. In "Fern Hill," ...

(2 pages) 64 0 4.0 Aug/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

Politics and the Family.

Politics and the FamilyHope, dreams and aspirations are constructs that drive individuals and communities to be successful. Yet, the opposite of these, lack ...

(10 pages) 141 0 4.3 Sep/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

The Vampire: What boundaries does it threaten?

___________________The Vampire in Dracula threatens the very existence of Victorian England. Stoker constructs the vampire as an embodiment of threat by surpassing his Gothic novelist predecessors to ...

(39 pages) 461 16 4.3 Oct/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

'Whenever we look at texts from the end of the nineteenth and the beginning of the twentieth century what we see is masculinity in crisis'("portrait of the artist as a young man" James Joyce)

d in to five phases: Ignorance, sin, religion, reason and renaissance. Throughout the novel Stephen constructs his life around various aspects of these phases. Once he discovers sin he embraces this w ...

(6 pages) 78 0 5.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

"There is no spoon". How the illusion of reality is deconstructed in The Matrix by the codes of cinematography?

an alphabet in which phonemes are represented by letters. Of course, the codes are just theoretical constructs which enable a scientist to describe signification in films which is "the process by whic ... standing several meters from each other. In this particular sequence the latter type of shooting deconstructs the former. One may argue that the close-up is the effect of the short distance between t ...

(13 pages) 108 0 3.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis