Essays Tagged: "contemporary times"

King Arthur Movie Paper. Question: Compare three works of Arthurian literature and a modern movie for themes (i.e. damsel in distress, concealed indentity, etc.). Bibliography included.

The classic Arthurian hero has been apart of literature since the early middle ages. In contemporary times, scores of authors, poets, and screen writers have used the Arthurian hero in man ...

(3 pages) 102 0 4.7 Dec/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Cambodia: War, Political Turmoil, and the Khmer Rouge as a Significant Source of Change.

Rouge as a Significant Source of ChangeThe most significant source of social change in Cambodia in contemporary times is the rule of Pol Pot and the Khmers Rouges from 1975-1978. Their Communist Part ...

(11 pages) 136 1 2.4 Jun/2003

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Some organizations have the technology to monitor all the electronic activities of its staff, from e-mail to keystrokes. Is this acceptable?

Privacy is an equivocal issue in contemporary times, especially in a world where people are becoming more and more comfortable leadin ...

(4 pages) 120 0 4.3 Jun/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

What could be the consequences arising from domination by a single wealthy individual of, for example, digital satellite TV?

People in contemporary times are becoming more and more demanding and dependent on technology. Many people hav ...

(4 pages) 38 0 5.0 Jun/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

Debt, Development and the Biosphere

his law can be seen as comparable to the bankruptcy protection in capitalist societies, however, in contemporary times farmers do not get their land back. 'Sovereign' external debt in our current inte ... devastating to the environment, it is documented but illegal logging has become a global concern in contemporary times. When a country adopts the Washington Consensus of deregulation and privatization ...

(21 pages) 112 0 4.3 Oct/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science > Specific Policies

Arendt and feminist spheres

s have changed. Although Arendt frequently refers to the ancient world, not much has changed to the contemporary times. Arendt argues that the past has been destroyed by modernity Arendt grew up in a ... ncern" (33). Arendt states that society takes a private matter and drags it into the public life. A contemporary example of Arendt's idea of social sphere is a restaurant. Traditional homes are suppos ...

(3 pages) 35 0 3.0 Mar/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

Socrates and Love

confusion because of this fluidity.Indeed a term such as love is one that is fluid; particular, in contemporary times, the word love is so often associated with other forms of emotions. For example, ... e in the meaning of love because of the value it awards to the existence of man. In contrast to the contemporary, distorted meaning of love, love mentioned in the Gospel of Mathew holds greater signif ...

(5 pages) 63 0 0.0 Jul/2005

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Classical Philosophy

Higher Law: A Necessity for the Individual and Society

This essay explains what exactly Natural Law is and how it can be applied to contemporary times.--------------------------------------------------------------From ancient times ...

(6 pages) 30 0 0.0 Mar/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Essential Exoticism: Jasmine and Joey - A Comparative Analysis between Joey of "Dogeaters" by Jessica Hagedorn and Jasmine from "Jasmine" by Bharati Mukherjee

characters of Joey Sands and Jasmine are no exception. As a sexually-indifferent Manila mestizo in contemporary times, Joey Sands, also known as "Mr. Heartbreak" according to disco owner Andres Alacr ...

(5 pages) 37 0 4.3 Apr/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature

A Modest Proposal

Relations of A Modest Proposal to contemporary times In the essay A Modest Proposal, written by Jonathan Swift, satire is used to talk ... . He wrote about how the poor should sell their children in order to make money.His ideas relate to contemporary times because Swift wrote that poverty shouldn't be such an issue, yet people were star ...

(2 pages) 23 0 5.0 Feb/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers


ating to any other character was in the play. Costumes in this play, since the setting was based in contemporary times, consisted mostly of contemporary clothes but actors portraying adults wore sweat ...

(2 pages) 1029 0 0.0 Feb/2008

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

Implications of Canada’s Involvement in Afghanis

s and Canada are running higher and higher between each passing day.History has shown as well as in contemporary times that the United States flexes its power in the face of countries that do not comp ...

(4 pages) 20 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

The History of Vietnam

t afraid to utilize these forces to intimidate everyone else.So it is with the United States in our contemporary times as well. The United States has used its military in the last century for such mom ...

(8 pages) 29 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

The Role of Good Literary Scholarship

modern times with the groups such as the feminists, the post-modernists and post-structuralism. In contemporary times, groups like these try to change Shakespeare to make it what they wish it to be. ...

(2 pages) 9 0 0.0 Feb/2008

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

Steroids testing; Illegal or Immoral

ports are a multi-billion dollar a year industry considered a revered occupation. Unfortunately, in contemporary times, the game gets out of hand when athletes start using illegal substances to help i ...

(5 pages) 1031 0 3.0 Dec/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Book Review of Jack Goody's "Food and Love: A Cultural History of East and West"

he University of Cambridge in the UK, is acknowledged as one of the most versatile intellectuals of contemporary times, especially in his contribution to clarifying the distorted view that the West ha ... of classic theories such as that of Marxism (Marx’s general scheme of development), as well as contemporary historical and sociological notions of modernization, Goody goes on to survey phenomena ...

(5 pages) 2405 0 0.0 Dec/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Compare and contrast the views of Durkhiem and Karl Marx.

sted.And Finally, This essay will argue which theorists perspectives do I think are most relevantto contemporary times and why I believe this to be true.The Elementary Forms of Religious Life is consi ...

(5 pages) 33 0 5.0 Mar/2009

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy