Essays Tagged: "Exploration"

Gwendolyn Brooks

rejudice. These aspects, such as strength and finesse, are among Brooks great attributes. Worthy of exploration, Brooks powerful and haunting techniques can be separated and explored in the above ment ... at first seems a shallow attempt at poetry, 'The Boy Died in My Alley' develops into an incredible exploration of enfeeblement. Brooks power comes again from her ability to bring the reader into a hu ...

(9 pages) 132 1 3.9 Nov/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry


. Unlike the rest of Spain, Galicia looks much like Ireland. Which attracted the Celts during their exploration. The landscape is lush and filled with pine and eucalyptus. Galicia also has some of the ...

(6 pages) 236 3 3.8 Jun/1996

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

African and Native American Slavery

compensate for the actions of the Europeans.As Europeans began to settle new lands they begantheir exploration of the foreign worlds. What they foundwas the opposite of what they expected. They found ...

(2 pages) 112 0 3.7 Nov/1996

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

Both the Mexican War and the Spanish American War were a direct result in the abusive ways of superior power and influence.

ndian nations of the Western Hemisphere. At its greatest extent, the empire that resulted from this exploration extended from Virginia on the eastern coast of the United States south to Tierra del Fue ...

(3 pages) 255 2 4.5 Mar/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History > North American Wars

Book Report on Micheal Crichton's LOST WORLD

k is Ian Malcolm,a middle aged mathematician and a little bit of an explorer.The man who set up the exploration, Richard Levine, is a rich andreckless yet well known adventurer who spends a lot of his ... em. His two starpupils, Kelly and Arby really wanted to go when he told them thathe was going on an exploration in the Caribbean to an unknownisland.Almost as soon as they got to the island Kelly and ...

(4 pages) 60 0 4.0 Mar/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Amerigo Vespucci

ce was a good city to grow up in for young Amerigo, because of the growing interest in the field of exploration. Some of the adults told young Amerigo about the wonders and riches of the Indies. Like ...

(2 pages) 177 3 4.3 Oct/1996

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays > Travel Descriptions

Leonardo Da Vinci

tal understanding on how machines worked which introduced him to a great skill of reasoning. In the exploration to find the simple function of a machine he applied rules to improve or invent other mac ...

(4 pages) 179 0 2.4 Jun/1996

Subjects: Art Essays

The Influence of Columbus's Voyage on Europe and the Rest of the World

st influential event for the whole world in the last millennium. It opened up a whole new world for exploration, commerce, and exploitation for Europe which in turn affected the whole world, from the ...

(6 pages) 166 1 4.3 Nov/1996

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Flat Fee vs. Pay-per-use

y-per-view T.V.'Pay-per-use' environments affect user access habits. 'Flat fee'situations encourage exploration. Users in flat-fee environmentsnavigate through webs of information and tend to make ser ... ibrary world learned that the introductionof expensive pay-per-use databases discouraged individual exploration andintroduced the need for intermediaries who specialized in searchingtechniques.Produce ...

(6 pages) 88 0 3.3 Mar/1997

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers


he final authority on what the dream means. Others can offer insight, suggestions and techniques forexploration and expression, but no one knows what the final meaning and value of the dreams will be ... ave some symbolic meaning are valid, as points of curiosity, as jumping off points for further self-exploration, and perhaps as insights into the inner workings of our own unique personality (Koch-She ...

(12 pages) 269 0 3.3 Mar/1997

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Discuss the reasons for European overseas exploration and enterprise in the fifteenth and sixteenth centuries. Why did they take place when and where they did?

ranean and venture into the Atlantic.Lack of trade with the East was hardly the only reason for the exploration of the Atlantic. Europe had been experiencing a shortage of silver and had no prospect f ... ing expelled the last of the Muslims from the Iberian Peninsula in 1492, were eager to join in this exploration. An Italian sailor named Christopher Columbus approached Fernidand and Isabella of Spain ...

(2 pages) 82 0 4.7 Jul/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers

This discussion will focus on answering machines and the caller identification system, and how this technology affects our leisure time, our business interactions, and our personal relationships.

tes to our everyday lives will be explored. It has become clear to the authors through research and exploration, that society's needs have dictated how the technology has evolved to the current level. ...

(20 pages) 314 1 4.6 Oct/2002

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science > Internet and networking

The life of Desiderius Erasmus and the educational reform 16th Century

gs and virtues. During the Renaissance period many events of high importance were held, such as the exploration of new continents; the supplanting of the Copernican system of astronomy for the Ptolema ...

(13 pages) 123 0 2.5 Nov/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Describe the Lewis and Clark Expedition. What were the problems encountered? How did Lewis and Clark prepare for it? What were the results of the Expedition?

1803. It was a huge piece of land that Jefferson wanted to get explored. Thus he planned the first exploration by the United States government of the Northwestern Wilderness. To lead this expedition ...

(7 pages) 184 3 4.4 Dec/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Similarities and Differences between English and Spanish New World Colonies

Most of the powerful Western European Nations became involved in exploration of the Americas. Spain started the trend with the exploration of Columbus. Observers rea ... not discovered Spice Islands south of China, but a whole new world to the Europeans. Expeditions of exploration in search of wealth were the first action of the explorers of the new land. Immediate me ... of North America and benefited from early trading posts. Spain and England both participated in the exploration and colonization of the Americas, but their ambitions were different based upon the surr ...

(2 pages) 166 0 3.0 Jan/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

The tone of the book "Heart of Darkness" by Conrad.

up I will go there.'" He's fascinated with maps. All he thought about, as a boy, was adventure and exploration. His actions are quite evident in the way he talks about the events preceding going to A ... r's realization is that the world is a dark place, a dark fascinating place to be lightened through exploration.

(3 pages) 66 0 4.3 Jan/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors

Biology Ecology Essay - Human Population Control

Biology Ecology EssayInvestigate the four main aspects of human population controlAn exploration into the benefit of limiting birth:Limiting the number of children to less than two can ...

(4 pages) 165 1 4.7 Jan/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology > Human Biology

Book report on Dr. Phil Mc Graw's recent book "Self Matters"

ade. Dr. Phil Mc Graw's book Self Matters holds the same word play in the title, and the book is an exploration into both meanings.In a modern American culture that struggles for identity, the thought ...

(8 pages) 89 0 2.0 Feb/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Psychological Theories & Authors

The Total Quality Program for a Computer

a Computernamecollege / courseinstructordateAbstractThe Total Quality Program for a Computer is an exploration of the steps involved in launching a new computer to targeted audiences with a focus on ...

(4 pages) 99 1 3.6 Mar/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Research Essay on The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

ll-written essays, I stand to prove that the book is entirely not racist. Rather, it is a satirical exploration of the final days of slavery, poking fun at everything equally. If Twain were to be anti ...

(6 pages) 184 0 4.2 Mar/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors > Mark Twain