Essays Tagged: "Failure"

Revised Proposal on Gustav Klimt

tlife .The artwork the I have created is based on the way I have been feelinglately . I feel like a failure because pf the marks I received on my report card .It feels like my life is being torn apart ...

(1 pages) 91 0 3.1 Mar/1997

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

A WORLD OF DREAMS. Achieving your dreams.

ut it is one goal that I must strive for toachieve. For many teenagers this is the leading cause of failure later in life. Manypeople loose their focus. A wise man once said, "Dreams are what life is ...

(2 pages) 124 0 3.7 Mar/1997

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Bartleby The Scrivener and Herman Melville's life Good

Bartleby, the FailureIt is not rare, sometimes it is even common, that an author speaks about his or her self in t ... s in the story and images created allude to Melville's writing career, which was generally deemed a failure. The main character in the story can either be Bartleby or the narrator, but Melville partia ... ator's reasoning for keeping Bartleby and for the sympathy he shows for Bartleby. After the general failure of Moby Dick, at least in Melville's time, he immediately wrote Pierre, which was a deeply p ...

(2 pages) 166 2 3.4 Oct/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

High School Drop-outs

dents. Theyseem quite lackadaisical and have no discipline when it comes to their studies.Continual failure is often a prescription for tremendous overload and stress. Ittends to amount to the self-fu ...

(2 pages) 269 2 4.4 Apr/1997

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Short on symbolism in Miller's drama "Death of a salesman"

s Willy's suicide wish, andescape from the realities of life. As seen in the loss of his job and hisfailure to succeed. The hose also represents grief and deception. For whenLinda, Willy's wife, finds ...

(2 pages) 156 0 4.8 Apr/1997

Subjects: Art Essays > Drama

Humanity is the Greatest Failure of Evolution. Strong introduction, weakens as it reachs the end. Includes reference to 1984 and Animal Farm by George Orwell

Humanity is the greatest failure of evolution. Since our birth, from the primordial soup, we have consumed and destroyed. And ...

(4 pages) 90 0 4.6 Mar/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Death of a Salesman Essay by Arthur Miller

is own doing which is brought about by his unrealistic dreams, his pride, his career choice and his failure to manage life's problems.Willy, at a young age, noticed an old salesman who worked at an ag ... his will make Biff, Happy and himself successful, but it is in fact a major contribution to Willies failure. Willy did not become a 'Big Shot' meaning he did not become important to the field of retai ...

(3 pages) 256 0 3.9 Dec/1996

Subjects: Art Essays > Drama

This Essay is a case study on Nick Leeson and the Barings Bank fiasco. It is aptly titled: "THE COLLAPSE OF BARINGS - WHAT WOULD YOU DO WITH £827 MILLION?"

INTRODUCTIONThe failure of banks is not unknown and over recent years there have been many cases of banks collapsing ... to the unauthorised trading of one man, Nick Leeson. This managed to go undetected as a result of a failure of management and other internal controls. Management failed to implement a proper system of ... e collapse, also show a need for improvements in the existing regulatory arrangements in the UK.The failure of the bank has been attributed to a lack of internal controls. Its management failed to imp ...

(17 pages) 254 0 3.6 Apr/2002

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Abigail's desires and actions. Main characetr in Arthur MIller's "The crucible"

Throughout theplay she gets worse and worse each time something major happens.After her affair and failure with voodoo, she was overcome by loveand jealousy, and she was willing to do anything to get ...

(3 pages) 61 0 3.0 Nov/1996

Subjects: Art Essays > Drama

A factual write up on autism.

on, nonverbal communication, and the lack of interests. It also told about the signs of autism, the failure to respond to a question or a conversion, eye contact, having the since of emotions. It also ...

(2 pages) 138 0 3.9 May/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Diseases

The Benefits, or Otherwise, of the Immune Response. Speaks also of Aids and cancer

basically normal reaction - HYPERSENSITIVITY* and abnormal reaction against self - AUTOIMMUNITY* a failure to respond to an antigenic challenge - IMMUNODEFICIENCYThis latter type of disease may not a ... to an antigenic challenge - IMMUNODEFICIENCYThis latter type of disease may not always be due to a failure of the immune control processes but might be the result of genetic abnormalities or external ...

(6 pages) 70 0 4.0 Feb/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

Interpreting Edith Wharton's "Roman Fever"

Definitive criteria for judging the success or failure of a work of fiction are not easily agreed upon; individuals almost necessarily introduce bi ... re herself of envying her' (1118, 1121). Mrs. Ansley, furthermore, regards Alida's life as 'full of failures and mistakes' (1119). Mrs. Slade has imagined for years that her letter-forging scheme succ ...

(5 pages) 201 1 4.6 Sep/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

"Sinful Acts in Fire from Heaven",by underdown, " Much Ado About Nothing", by Shakespeare, and "The Flea" by John Donne

was to make extinct all the sinful acts of the townspeople. The struggle they started soon ended in failure. They were a definite influence upon his work. His views of sexual misconduct between marrie ...

(6 pages) 54 0 3.0 Jan/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The Failure of Reconstruction

The Failure of ReconstructionIn 1863, the Emancipation Proclamation gave freedom to all of the blacks. H ... nstruction definitely failed in bringing social and economic equality to the blacks because of; the failure of the Freedman's Bureau, the blacks were kept from voting, and they were treated unfairly.T ... t as it was, it did not help very much and the majority of the blacks were still illiterate.Another failure of Reconstruction was that most of the blacks were kept from voting. The blacks in the south ...

(3 pages) 215 2 3.7 May/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Reforming the National Health System in UK in 1990. Sucess or failure ?

REFORMING THE NHS IN THE 1990s . SUCCESS OR FAILURE ?The health care system of many countries throughout the developed world are being reformed ...

(7 pages) 282 2 4.6 May/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays


The days were growing shorter and the project's failure was becoming apparent. Mycrew and I had been researching on a little island just south of Au ...

(6 pages) 41 0 3.0 Mar/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Samuel Taylor Coleridge. Speaks of his work ,and includes eamples from some of his poems

d are often criticized by the individual reader, but the true meaning only lies inside his head.The failure to appreciate how extremely great the fulfillment exists, the causes of this injustice to Co ...

(7 pages) 148 0 3.5 Nov/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

David Williamson. Essay dealing with themes/ideas in Williamson's "The Club" and "The Removalists"

, tradition must be abandoned. For example, Laurie (the coach) blames an old Club tradition for his failure to win a premiership, 'You and your cronies wouldn't let me buy players.' Jock (the vice-pre ...

(8 pages) 106 1 3.8 Jan/1996

Subjects: Art Essays > Drama

'A portrait of an Artist as a Young Man' written by Joyce

tion of his family. The cause of the misfortune and humiliation Stephen feels is traced back to the failure and betrayal of his father, Simon Dedalus, which is the symbolic failure of Ireland and its ... ting debts. This brings Stephen much pain and humiliation as he realizes his father is a financial failure and becomes bitter and embarrassed by their 'change of fortune'. This bitterness is built up ...

(8 pages) 123 0 4.5 Oct/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

"Ethan Frome" by Edith Wharton

han's wifes interference. Nothing seems to be going in Ethan's favor. The main theme of the book is failure, and this is shown through marrying his wife, not being able to stand up to his wife, and hi ... ot being able to stand up to his wife, and his involvement concerning the 'smash up.' The first way failure is shown in the book is through the marriage of Ethan and his wife. He married her because s ...

(3 pages) 74 0 3.3 Mar/1995

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American