Essays Tagged: "delicate"

The Pencil

round demands careful control.The main characteristics of silverpoint drawing are a fine clarityand delicate gray tonality. In time the line turns brown through oxidation.European artists of the 15th ...

(7 pages) 121 0 4.6 Oct/1996

Subjects: Art Essays

Biography and History -- Harriet Jacob's The Life of a Slave Girl

ave GirlTo be a good writer, you must posess a careful balance between detachment andassociation, a delicate waltz where you are not so wrapped up in the events of a story that italienates the reader, ...

(4 pages) 150 0 3.3 Oct/1996

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

Homosexuality, Morality, and Human Rights

ong individuals who earnestly participate in discussion, debate and argument. Some examples of such delicate subjects are the death penalty, abortion, and euthanasia. An issue that has in recent years ...

(7 pages) 544 6 3.2 Sep/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Homosexuality

Euthanasia and the robert Latimer case

ound to have a 'neutral' outlook upon it; that is, a side must be chosen, for or against. It is too delicate a topic to be 'in the middle' about. Over the years, cases involving euthanasia have caused ...

(4 pages) 74 0 4.3 Feb/1997

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

Fire Retardant Fabrics

bric.Hypothesis: We think that the Polyester will ignite the fastest, because it is very light, and delicate. We think that the Nylon will ignite in the longest time because it is much like a plastic. ... n encyclopedia, it said see nylon. Through our experiment we discovered that polyester is much more delicate than Nylon. Nylon fabric is more like a plastic, which is why Nylon clothing is water proof ...

(3 pages) 60 0 3.5 Feb/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Physics

My essay is called A Separate peace It is about Evolution and it answers different question such as: What is Evolution? or What is the cause of Evolution? and so on. I hope it will help you!!!

which is currentlyundetermined. The exact methods of the mind and of human character areboth delicate and completely beyond true understanding. The only wayswe as a race retain the ability t ...

(8 pages) 204 1 3.5 Apr/2002

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

"Gender in Society" the difference between genger and sex. brief overview and personal perspective

with adjectives pertaining to traditional gender roles. Newborn girls are described as "tiny, soft, delicate, and fine-featured," while newborn boys are described as "strong, alert, and well coordinat ... ast-feeding gender divides, males are treated rougher and given more milk while females are treated delicately and given less. The Baby X Studies found that when a baby is dressed in blue, it automati ...

(2 pages) 590 2 4.2 Apr/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

Censorship in America

o the American people. Censorship has been controversial since I can ever remember. The issue is so delicate because censorship by definition infringes on peoples First Amendment rights. Usually when ...

(3 pages) 116 0 3.5 Jan/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies > The Media

Comparison of shakespear poem/sonnet to a modern day song from kmfdm (with citings and all)

kespearian Slam Dancing Thankz to KMFDMWhether it?s the thrashing of the heavy-metal guitars or the delicate disposition of a few tender words, a song can constrict an audience with an invoking messag ...

(2 pages) 48 0 4.6 Apr/2002

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

Artificial heart devices

e. For many years, doctors and researchers left the heart untouched because they thought it was too delicate, too crucial to withstand the rigors of surgery. However, the innate human desire to achiev ...

(7 pages) 109 0 3.3 Nov/1995

Subjects: Science Essays > Biotechnology

Ozone, Acid rain, and Solid Waste polution in Newfoundland, Canada.

both create and destroy ozone has come into a dynamic equilibrium. This dynamic equilibrium is very delicate and resulted during atmospheric formation (Environment Canada, 1996).Ozone, however, is ver ...

(15 pages) 168 2 4.2 Nov/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Atmospheric Sciences

Teacher Certification

hole issue of teacher certification is one of great importance and when discussed must be done in a delicate and thoughtful manner. The reason for this increasing importance is because the education o ...

(5 pages) 161 0 4.7 Nov/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

A Jest of God. Based on the novel by Margaret Laurence

of justice, maintaining equilibrium requires work. The special bond between mother and daughter is delicate and unlike any other relationship due to expectations of performance on behalf of both wome ...

(4 pages) 37 0 4.0 Apr/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Shape and Form. Speaks of Kafka's "The Metamorphosis "

The story of The Metamorphosis is one that is very subtle and very delicate. Kafka wrote in afashion that would allow a reader to interpret the story in a way that may ...

(5 pages) 110 0 3.4 Nov/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

This book is about the Glass Menagerie by Tennessee Williams. The question was to describe the symbolism of the glass unicorn.

has many of the same properties as Laura. Laura's character is distinctly glasslike. Glass is very delicate. Laura herself admits about glass "...if you breathe, it breaks!" (121) Laura has a breakab ...

(4 pages) 252 2 4.2 Nov/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Dramatic effect of gas pollution on the environment.

d globally as a living organism in which each single part interacts with the others in an extremely delicate way. Human activities, which often alter this equilibrium, lead to a homeostatic reaction t ...

(4 pages) 97 0 4.2 Nov/2002

Subjects: Science Essays > Earth Sciences

a response on "The Night of Delicate Terrors" by Harlan Ellison..WN This IS NOT an essay..but rather a response!

The Night of Delicate TerrorsThe Night of Delicate Terrors by Harlan Ellison is a story that at first seems like ...

(2 pages) 44 0 4.1 Jan/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays

The Arabian Horse

ck and its long, silky tail is set high" (Patent 10). The Arabian has a finely chiseled head and a "delicate muzzle" (Patent 10). "In temperament, Arabians are Intelligent, affectionate, fiery, courag ...

(3 pages) 33 0 3.8 Mar/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Zoology

Personal experiences with interpersonal skills.

of person. As time went along I grew accustomed to dealing with them.I dealt with backstabbers in a delicate manner. I had one employee after my job. They decided to make my life miserable and with ev ...

(2 pages) 101 0 4.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

"The Metamorphosis" by Franz Kafka.

amily TragedyBy Melissa MullinsThe long story The Metamorphosis is one that is very subtle and very delicate, yet at the same time quite disturbing. One doesn't expect to open a book and begin reading ...

(5 pages) 100 0 5.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature