Essays Tagged: "Endurance"

Why Socrates should be found Guilty?

went into active service and he earned high praises by the people of Athens for his courage and his endurance. Socrates took part in three war campaign for Athens. The seize of Potidea which was the b ...

(7 pages) 176 0 2.4 Nov/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Classical Studies

Creatine: Advantages Versus Disadvantages

in foods such as meat and fish. In 1993 a creatine supplement especially designed for strength and endurance became available in the United States (Phillips 50).Creatine is used as a kind of energy s ...

(6 pages) 160 1 4.5 Mar/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

Drugs and Athelets

d for longer periods of time. In the 1880's Bolivian soldiers were given the drug to help them gain endurance and overcome fatigue. One hundred years later as many as 90 percent of the natives of the ...

(15 pages) 333 0 4.8 Jan/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

Letter to my Grandchildren

el. He needs a lot of exercise because his breed of dog is bred as a gun dog so they have very good endurance. He goes for at least one run in the park every day.I remember when we first got him. We k ...

(4 pages) 65 0 4.2 Sep/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

This essay disproves that "Cheating is always wrong" and "there is an absolute reality"

of yourself, even at the expense of anotherImproving performance in sports by the following:·Endurance/Weight training·Massages·Medicines to enhance performance from places such a ...

(4 pages) 205 2 3.3 Nov/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

This is a comparison/contrast about love vs. infatuation. It dicusses the differences by considering three elements common to both: interest, concern, and endurance.

ine the difference there are at least three things a person should consider: interest, concern, and endurance.The first thing a person should consider when trying to decipher the difference between lo ... ng.Interest and concern both lead up to the most important difference between infatuation and love; endurance. As previously stated, it only takes a second to become infatuated with someone; therefore ...

(2 pages) 207 0 4.3 Nov/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

The Arabian Horse

mewhat small size and light build, they are strong" (Patent 10). Arabians have an immense amount of endurance. They can carry the same load as other horses for much longer distances. There slender mus ...

(3 pages) 33 0 3.8 Mar/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Zoology

An examination of Shakespeare's Portrayal of the Capitulation of Othello through imagery and language.

y through his speech defending his marriage, through an image that suggests extraordinary powers of endurance:"The Tyrant custom, most grave senators,Hath made the flinty and steel couch of warMy thri ...

(3 pages) 71 0 2.8 Apr/2003

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

Enest Shakleton's unsuccessful voyage to the south pole

s greatest feat of human survival.In August 1914 Sir Ernest Shackleton, captain of the sailing ship Endurance, with 27 men on board, left England heading for the Antarctic. The aim of the venture: The ... e venture: The first crossing of the Antarctic Continent from ocean to ocean via the South Pole The Endurance was to bring Shackleton and his party over the Weddell Sea to land so that the "Trans Cont ...

(2 pages) 47 0 5.0 May/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

"In the Land of White Death" by Valerian Albanov.

on his diary. The theme, which can be seen throughout the book, is the men's ability to show great endurance and push oneself to the extreme in the event of great need.Unlike most other novels dealin ...

(2 pages) 19 0 5.0 May/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature


verywhere.For me, dancing not only gives me a workout, but also gives me a challenge. It teaches me endurance, confidence, and appreciation. It allows room for mistakes, growth, creativity, experience ...

(1 pages) 144 5 4.7 Jul/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Performing Arts

Smoking cigarettes causes problems with my appearance, my health, my endurance, and my family.

ffers because of my addiction. Smoking cigarettes causes problems with my appearance, my health, my endurance, and my family.First, I am ruining my hair, nails, and teeth. After years of smoking, I ad ... ing me with our new Sony camcorder. I felt shocked, embarrassed, and ashamed.Also, I don't have the endurance of a healthy non-smoker. My breathing keeps me from doing a lot of physical activvities. I ...

(3 pages) 51 0 3.3 Oct/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Drugs & Alchohol

The Importance of Arts and Humanities.

"The arts and humanities are more essential than ever to the endurance of our democratic values of tolerance, pluralism and freedom. At a time when so much is ha ...

(3 pages) 307 0 4.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays

The Training a Navy Seal must go through(Male).

ous program consisting of running, swimming and callisthenic workouts meant to not only amplify his endurance but to also build his strength. "Hell Week" follows! This is probably the most difficult p ...

(2 pages) 142 7 4.9 Nov/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays

How aerobice exercising compares to arobic exercising.

to stay healthy we need to exercise regularly, but how? You cannot just lift a barbell to increase endurance. Also, running around in circles will not make your upper body stronger. There is more tha ... nd blood pressure are greater with aerobic training than with anaerobic. This is useful in building endurance and strengthening the circulatory and respiratory systems. Anaerobic, with its lower heart ...

(2 pages) 37 0 5.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Diseases

This essay talks about wartime propaganda in world war I.

g whole. An examination of public opinion before the war,propaganda efforts during the war, and the endurance of propaganda in peacetime raisessignificant questions about the viability of democracy as ...

(14 pages) 178 0 4.2 Jan/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War I

Describes the traits of alexander the great as decribed by the ancient authors, plutarch, arrian, and pliny

. Arrian writes of a story of Alexander during his war campaign and how he led his army of men with endurance, self control, and management. Pliny talks about Alexander's ambitiousness, diligence, and ... ch a people without patience.Arrian, an aristocrat, wrote a story of how Alexander showed traits of endurance, self control, and managing. "Alexander and his army were on the march and out of water on ...

(6 pages) 51 0 4.3 Feb/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > Middle Eastern History

Hemingway's Use of Code Hero in The Old Man and the Sea. By Nicole Robichaud

his novels. "The code hero is a man who lives correctly, following the ideals of honor, courage and endurance in a world that is sometimes chaotic, often stressful, and always painful." (CodeHeroDefin ... ughout his hunt, knowing that he must be thankful for what he is given.Santiago has a great deal of endurance. Despite knowing that he hasn't caught any fish in 84 days, he continues to go out in his ...

(3 pages) 41 0 3.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Wuthering Heights and Frankenstein - Theme of the divided self

e presented as needing this division within themselves to recognise their need for each other. This endurance of physical, mental and spiritual division whilst alive, allows them only tragically to ex ... e presented as needing this division within themselves to recognise their need for each other. This endurance of physical, mental and spiritual division whilst alive, allows them only tragically to ex ...

(14 pages) 64 0 5.0 Mar/2004

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

Pick a well-known choreographer, who owns his/her own dance company. Attend a performance by this person and create a thesis involving techniques they used.

evening length work was fulfilled by her drive to out do herself. Printz's use of space, time, and endurance made for a truly spectacular show. Her hard work and dedication shone through, proving tha ... ancer is whether or not they are able to dance with passion and determination, and most importantly endurance. Her dancers are in great shape, and they must be in order perform Printz's unique works. ...

(6 pages) 82 0 5.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Performing Arts