Essays Tagged: "dismay"

Life of Georg Simon Ohm

German. There is even a College named after him: Georg-Simon-Ohm Fachhochschule Nuernberg. To much dismay not a whole lot has been written about him. Usually you will find a paragraph of the summary ...

(2 pages) 47 0 4.3 Nov/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Physics

Describes the Bushmen of the Kalahari

st skilled hunter of the band, and is known for bringing in the greatest amount of food.Much to the dismay of many, it is actually the women of the Kalahari that bring in the majority of the food to t ...

(1 pages) 125 3 3.5 May/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Anthropology

Forms of Evil in john Goodman Brown

ried to Faith. This may symbolize Brown's new acceptance of the Puritan faith. However, much to the dismay of his Faith, Brown is called on a journey deep into the woods which represents Brown's desir ...

(3 pages) 142 0 3.5 May/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Rigoletto. Composed by Guiseppe Verdi 16th Century, Italy.

ke and his courtiers capture the young Gilda and take advantage of her naivete. Much to Rigoletto's dismay he becomes aware of the evil deed done to his daughter. He insists on taking revenge and hire ...

(2 pages) 48 0 4.6 Nov/2002

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies > Performers & Composers

Descriptive essay: "How I Learn"

of a sauna, or even worse, a steam room. I try to wipe the stinging sweat out of my eyes, but to my dismay I only make it worse. My body has lost five pounds since practice started, but what my body h ...

(2 pages) 110 0 3.7 Nov/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Descriptive Essays

Meowulf - a creative spoof on the anglo-saxon epic Meowulf. It's written in alternating verses of prose and poetry, and will make your teacher laugh to an A.

n literature (apparently the Anglo-Saxons liked their literature as much as we do). However, to our dismay, a new manuscript has been excavated, about Beowulf's brother, and his adventures in a land k ...

(5 pages) 69 1 4.0 Jan/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Poems & Short Stories

"Rania al-Abdullah: Not Just Another Pretty Face". The impact of Jordanian Queen, Rania al-Abdullah, on the Middle East.

become queen but did so gracefully, the comparison hardly does the queen of Jordan justice. To the dismay of many conservatives, Queen Rania has refused to take the role of the silent, isolated tradi ...

(12 pages) 342 8 4.3 Apr/2003

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Did Russian settlers in Latvia and Estonia form a non-Soviet identity during the Diaspora of the USSR?

h themselves as part of the world community. The break up of the USSR left a trail of confusion and dismay as newly independent countries were forced to realise their own national identity. But this w ...

(5 pages) 34 0 3.0 May/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

The story of Hedda Gabler.

en Tesman). The story begins with Tesman's Aunt Julle visiting the newlyweds house, and to Tesman's dismay, Hedda is insulting and cruel to Aunt Julle. She rejects his proposals to be nicer to his aun ...

(2 pages) 79 0 4.0 Jun/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Haunted by Memories.

e usual smashing of the champagne bottle against the ship's hull. However, to everybody's shock and dismay, the bottle remained intact. My mum kept repeating that this was a bad omen, and nothing good ...

(6 pages) 25 0 0.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

A College Education: Is it Worth $100,000?

hire him, nor would his university, nor a beer company as a sales representative. With a feeling of dismay, McKay thought maybe he wasn't trying hard enough, or maybe he had chosen the wrong major. Af ...

(4 pages) 81 0 4.4 Oct/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Seatbelts and Helments (Opposition)

aw. These opposed issues are very commonly entered into government systems and much to the people's dismay is aggressively enforced. Two very controversial examples of this are the laws that require p ...

(3 pages) 50 0 3.5 Feb/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Issues

Seeing things differently/An essay about the way men and women see the sport of football.

try to keep their wives or girlfriend's away while they are watching the game, much to the women's dismay, I'm sure.Women, on the other hand, look at football as a childish game of nonsense. I, for o ...

(1 pages) 24 0 2.6 Feb/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Johnny Depp - A Philosopher Among Actors

xamples of that. However, there is one actor who has consistently chosen his own roles, much to the dismay of his agent, based solely on his interest in the character he will portray. This actor has n ...

(2 pages) 83 2 4.5 Mar/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Actors

This paper is about the Palestinian-Israeli Conflict and favors the side of Israel. Basically a persuasive essay and argues for Israel.

g young Palestinian children hurling stones with slingshots- like Goliath facing David- have evoked dismay and confusion. The vehemence of the Palestinian reaction is a result of years of pent-up ange ...

(11 pages) 204 0 4.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > Middle Eastern History

Russian Revolution

ime to rebuild and change exactly what they were fighting for during he last decade. To the leaders dismay the economy and the society were in shambles. The past few years of "War Communism" or total ...

(10 pages) 60 0 4.7 Apr/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Definition of Irony from Personal Experience

on. The feeling of excitement never ran so intense, at least that is compared to the sudden jolt of dismay. I guess my enthusiasm was temporarily blinding, for I completely missed that guy on crutches ...

(4 pages) 250 6 4.2 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Descriptive Essays

Australia NSW - Air Quality - Case Study: Botany Bay

air in the Botany Bay and Kurnell district and information on the standard of air in general. To my dismay, most books were out of out of date and irrelevant to the issue. I decided next to try the In ... , the State Government gave Caltex the thumbs up and the Council was forced to give in, much to the dismay of residents. Immediately, Caltex dredged the area to create pipelines across the bed of Bota ...

(5 pages) 52 0 4.8 Jul/2004

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Andy Warhol

like his appearance. Always fascinated with beauty and stardom, he had cosmetic surgery but to his dismay, it didn't satisfy his physical insecurities.Throughout his career, he expressed himself thro ...

(2 pages) 42 0 3.7 Aug/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

Designer Babies- Dare We Play God?

ience-fiction horror plot, enough to make any loving parent convulse with disgust. But to society's dismay, the practice of designing children has already become reality. These 'designer babies' are c ...

(4 pages) 58 2 3.3 Aug/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays