Essays Tagged: "conversion"

St. Augustine in the Dante's Inferno

e just trying to make a living and keep up in today's fend-for-yourself society. Before Augustine's conversion, this was his goal. He was continually searching for "honors, money, (and) marriage" (Con ... first area of hell, the Vestibule. It is a place for opportunists such as Augustine was before his conversion. It is a place for the "nearly soulless. . . who were neither for God nor Satan, but only ...

(5 pages) 174 1 5.0 Mar/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

Francis of Assisi - ' Brother Son Sister Moon'

Francis of Assisi - ' Brother Son Sister Moon'Crisis and conversion:While Francis is sick and dreaming, he has images of nature which represent the happiness ...

(4 pages) 45 0 4.3 Feb/1997

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Christianity

The Structure Of the Novel 1984

ns toward the Party. Through the structure of the novel 1984, the reader becomes aware of Winston's conversion to Party doctrine as he first questions it, he then understands it, and finally, he accep ... t, and finally, he accepts it.Firstly, the structure of the novel indicates to the reader Winston's conversion to Party doctrine. In the first part, he questions it. Winston decides to write a diary. ...

(2 pages) 40 0 4.7 Dec/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

A factual write up on autism.

ack of interests. It also told about the signs of autism, the failure to respond to a question or a conversion, eye contact, having the since of emotions. It also touches on the self-stimulation jumpi ...

(2 pages) 138 0 3.9 May/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Diseases

The Transformation of Liberalism

ation, one may ask whether or not the ideas and goals of classical liberalism have been lost in the conversion into modern liberalism. In order to answer this, the areas of freedom, the role of govern ...

(11 pages) 269 0 3.0 Apr/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

What is depreciation?

sets of the business that have a long life, are used in the business and are not for re-sale or for conversion to cash, e.g. motor vehicles, machinery, buildings, land, office equipment, etc.However, ...

(1 pages) 154 4 1.4 Nov/2002

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Damascus Road and teens today

e, travel on Damascus Road in many ways, and kind of resembles how teens today are coverted. Paul's conversion, for example, was sudden, expected, and maybe even a little intrusive. I know many teens ... and God with these other people, and in return hear what they had to say.Another way of unexpected conversion is if someone close to you gets sick or is close to dying. You might pray to God and say ...

(4 pages) 27 0 4.0 Feb/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

Believe What One Wills: An essay questioning the motives for St. Augustine's conversion.

do just that. He knew what he felt and thought, but was not quite sure how to express it until his conversion to Christianity. In the first part of the autobiographical book, Confessions, Augustine r ... part of the autobiographical book, Confessions, Augustine reveals what his life was like before his conversion. In his examinations of other faiths, and membership in at least one, he didn't feel comp ...

(3 pages) 114 0 4.2 Mar/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Christianity

This paper is all about jitter and wander on a transmission line. it contrasts the difference of jitter and wander

ken place. There are several different causes for jitter. One reason for jitter could come from the conversion from analog to a digital signal or vice versa. If the timing on a circuit and on the equi ... og to a digital signal or vice versa. If the timing on a circuit and on the equipment that does the conversion of A to D and D to A is not properly matched and in sync the circuit could take errors an ...

(2 pages) 30 0 3.0 Mar/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science > Internet and networking

Chemistry of Beer

ot like wheat. Before Barley can be used to make beer, it must be malted-- which involves a natural conversion process. A complex series of biochemical reactions must take place to convert barley to f ...

(4 pages) 69 0 4.0 Mar/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

Augustine in Church History.

later became a Christine like his mother, Monica. Monica prayed for a long time about her husband's conversion from pagan to Christianity. Augustine had many gifts and talents and soon enough his pare ...

(2 pages) 41 1 4.8 Sep/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

The Introduction of the Inquisition in Spain in the 15th Century.

92, and later in the 15th century, expelled from Portugal in 1496. When given the choice of between conversion or death, many Jews chose conversion. These Jews became known as Conversos or "Crypto-Jew ... ypto-Jews". They were the main target of the Spanish Inquisition likely because of their lackluster conversions. Their expulsion from Spain happened for various reasons. The main reasons for the Spani ...

(5 pages) 82 0 5.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

The Effect of Constantine's Conversion on the Roman Society and Christianity

r in 312 AD, Christianity was forbidden and followers were often tortured or executed. But with the conversion to Christianity by the ruler Constantine, the religion became more accepted and soon grew ... me more accepted and soon grew to be the official religion of Rome. Another effect of Constantine's conversion on the Roman society was the bringing together of church and state, while up until this p ...

(2 pages) 74 0 3.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Christianity

Working Capital Management

to the cash a business requires for day-to-day operations, or more specifically, for financing the conversion of raw materials into finished goods, which a company sells for payment. Working capital ...

(2 pages) 618 2 4.2 Mar/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Enzyme action

r body cells and those of many other animals contain an enzyme called catalase that accelerates the conversion of toxic hydrogen peroxide to water and oxygen gas.In this experiment, if the concentrati ...

(5 pages) 53 0 5.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

Trend in historical causes of change in societies

Jerry Bentley once said, "Large scale conversion only took place when powerful political, social, or economic incentives encouraged it and ...

(2 pages) 21 0 0.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

The reasons why a person joins a NRM (cult)

they do so freely. Theories such as the relative-deprivation theory and the Lofland-Stark model of conversion will be reviewed and discussed. The theory of brainwashing being the precursor to someone ... n order to find contentment.The second concept to be reviewed is that of the Lofland-Stark Model of Conversion. This model first states that joining of NRM involves a two step process, first the recru ...

(6 pages) 34 0 4.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

Malcolm X: A Color Struggle

CONTENTSI. INTRODUCTIONII. CHILDHOODIII. CRIMINAL YEARSIV. CONVERSION TO MUSLIMV. INFLUENCE OF ELIJAH MUHAMMADVI. MECCAVII. THE ASSASSINATIONVIII. CONCLUSIONIt ... s leader, Elijah Muhammad, and disassociates himself from him and his teachings. Malcolm's greatest conversion came after his trip to Mecca. He returned with a new outlook towards color. It simply did ...

(17 pages) 118 0 4.2 Mar/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > African Studies - History

Management information systems

s and Benefits.4.3 Major Changes in Business Processes.4.4 Steps Managers Should Take to Handle the Conversion.4.5 Quality Assurance Measures.4.6 Identification of major new technology changes.5. Impa ... ents get accustomed to using the web page for ordering.4.4 Steps Managers Should Take to Handle the Conversion from the Old System to the New OneEstablishing a new information system would not directl ...

(19 pages) 899 0 4.6 May/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Freezing Point Depression Determination SCIENCE LAB EXPERIMENT

points. It lists some already but given the atomic numbers of any material this project includes a conversion and calculation chart to find the freezing point of most any material. GOOD LUCK!Abstract ...

(8 pages) 50 1 3.8 May/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry