Essays Tagged: "deeper understanding"

Hololiterature, a Holographic Interpretation of the "Scarlet Letter", by Nathaniel Hawthorne

output, and similar structures-transistors to synapses.) This technique works with literature and a deeper understanding a grasp of a book's meaning becomes possible.The Scarlet Letter can be viewed t ...

(4 pages) 43 0 3.0 Apr/1993

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

"Things Fall Apart" by Chinua Achebe. Chinua Achebe associates some blame on the Africans for allowing Christianity to take hold in tribal Africa.

y, much of the book is devoted to culture. Achebe uses Igbo words to describe many things to give a deeper understanding of everyday Igbo life. It is through this enchanting style that Achebe brings o ...

(7 pages) 237 1 4.5 Nov/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Christianity

Review of "I Am a Palestinian Christian" By Raheb

chapters, including a forward, conclusion and an appendix which helps give the reader a better and deeper understanding of the region. The appendix includes the Declaration of Independence for the St ...

(5 pages) 33 0 3.7 Feb/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

Literary devices used in "A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man"

Joyce has used the name Daedalus as a literary vehicle to give the reader a sense of deeper understanding about Stephen as a character in "A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man ". The ...

(3 pages) 66 0 5.0 Mar/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

"The Chosen" by Chaim Potok, and "The Giver" by Lois Lowry.

re raised to respect the rules of their communities, however realize, through inner conflict, and a deeper understanding of self, that the only way to help not only themselves but their community is t ... om their communities. They are not necessarily rejecting their society, however, but have come to a deeper understanding of who they are, what they stand for, and where they belong. They overcome feel ...

(4 pages) 53 0 4.5 May/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

A comparison between the novel and movie, "The Grapes of Wrath".

orm of Steinbeck's The Grapes of Wrath are considered to be American classics, the novel provides a deeper understanding of the story's time and meaning.The novel's interchapters provide a greater und ... Wrath, Steinbeck uses different literary elements, which are not present in the movie, to provide a deeper meaning of the story. One major element in the novel that is absent in the movie is Steinbeck ...

(4 pages) 82 0 2.7 Sep/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

Terrorism as an International Phenomenon

tional community, examining whether the end justified the mean. Furthermore, it will also provide a deeper understanding to the way in which an operation works as developed through the mind of the age ...

(11 pages) 182 0 3.8 Dec/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Hawthorne's use of symbols to emphasize conflicts present in The Scarlet Letter.

ndividuals' actions and beliefs. Some symbols have a greater impact than others because they hold a deeper, more direct meaning. Through the use of symbols, such as the scarlet letter, the scaffold, a ... pparent by proving the superiority of natural law.Symbols are used throughout the novel to create a deeper understanding of human nature's role in societal judgments. Symbols such as the scarlet lette ...

(5 pages) 41 1 4.3 Dec/2003

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

How does John Boyton Priestley explore the issue of social responsibility in 'An Inspector Calls'?

evening. Everyone is implicated by their attitudes and actions. The characters eventually come to a deeper understanding of themselves and the effects of their behaviour.Priestley called himself a 'co ...

(6 pages) 22 0 5.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors

My Understanding of the Holocaust

th the feeling of sadness I had in regards to the Holocaust. But through the class I have gained a deeper understanding from reading and analyzing works about the Holocaust. I have learned that I re ...

(4 pages) 178 4 3.9 Apr/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

Feminism and Racism in Shakespeare's 'Othello'.

estament to its literary worth, can be interpreted in many ways. Two such ways helping us to draw a deeper understanding of society and its values are to be found by making a feminist and racial readi ...

(6 pages) 94 0 3.0 Jun/2004

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

MEntal Retardation

which thoroughly explored each aspect, dealt with a child who has mental retardation. It creates a deeper understanding of frustrations, worries, expectations and hopes from each person involved in t ...

(5 pages) 100 1 3.0 Sep/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Literal Evaluation of To Kill a Mockingbird

To Kill a MockingbirdChoose a novel in which a central character experiences lead to a clear and deeper understanding not only of others but of her/himself. Discuss the ways in which the character ...

(7 pages) 18 0 0.0 Dec/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

"Outline the Relevance of One of the Following to Policing: Cognitive Psychology."

fected or disaffected policing practices and the positive or negative outcomes of it. To do this, a deeper understanding of the terms cognitive and psychology, along with their interactive relationshi ...

(8 pages) 102 0 2.0 Jan/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Critically comparing and contrasting two approaches to discourse analysis.

alysis of both spoken and written interactions (McCarthy 1991). Its primary purpose is to provide a deeper understanding and appreciation of texts.Speech Act Theory:Speech Act Theory (SAT) began with ...

(9 pages) 165 0 4.6 Sep/2005

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Linguistics

Outline and Evaluate two explanations of human altruism.

ctive depends on three different aspects: that the observer has had a similar experience, so have a deeper understanding of how the person in distress feels. The observer is attached to the victim for ...

(4 pages) 72 0 3.0 Feb/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

"Sports Field" by Judith Wright: "Explore the distinctive qualities of the poem, explain how the poem reflects Wright's concerns and explain her literary styles and values implied"

t she was inspired to write after going to a school sports day. The entire poem is a metaphor for a deeper understanding of children, in the ball games and races they participate in, representing thei ... ambition and sinful nature. She has mainly used the devices of symbolism and metaphor to give us a deeper understanding of the poem and to explain her perspective and standing on the topic of 'compet ...

(5 pages) 11 0 0.0 Feb/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature > Poetry

Empty Pockets

Collins addresses poverty from the perspective of those that are poor.By understanding this view "a deeper understanding of the multiple dimensions of poverty" (Collins,2005, p.10) is provided. The re ...

(5 pages) 36 0 0.0 Feb/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

A Connection between Don Miguel Ruiz's "The Four Agreements" and Martin Buber's "I and Thou"

n, and if followed, the agreements that Ruiz has written about, one can not only help but achieve a deeper understanding of themselves and others. A connection between true dialogue and Martin Buber's ... looked. To have an ideal relationship and idyllic communication, people have to get in touch with a deeper part of themselves and realize that self awareness is not just consciousness but it is a cont ...

(4 pages) 25 0 0.0 Mar/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies

How was the concept of an inner journey conveyed in Paulo Coelho's "The Alchemist"?

physical journey, the shepherd boy Santiago learns about mental and spiritual journeys by gaining a deeper understanding and acceptance of himself and his relationship with the world he lives in. What ... neys are an abstract concept, and Paulo Coelho uses symbolism and imagery to help us understand the deeper meaning behind the novel. For example, dreams represent the language of God, and the story of ...

(3 pages) 57 0 4.0 May/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature